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Download 2017 - 2018 Academic Calendar.

2017 - 2018 Academic Year

Fall 2017

August 16 Wednesday. Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in December 2017.
August 25 Friday, 5 p.m. Last day to register for fall semester classes. Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs for
tuition and fee due dates.
August 28 Monday.  First day of fall semester classes.
September 1 Friday, 5 p.m.  Last day for adding/dropping courses for the fall semester.
September 4 Monday.  Labor Day, no classes.
September 13 Wednesday. Fall official census date.
  September 22 Friday. Reading day, no classes.
  September 29 Friday.  Last day to apply for all degrees to be awarded in December without a late fee.
  September 30 Saturday.  Undergraduate degree plan approval deadline.
  October 16 Monday, Mid-semester grades due to the Office of the Registrar, noon.
  Nov 9 - Nov 29 Thursday - Wednesday. Preregistration for 2018 spring semester.
  November 18 Saturday. Bonfire 1999 Remembrance Day.
  November 21 Tuesday, 5 p.m.
  • Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop).
  • Last day to change Kinesiology 198/199 grade type for fall 2017.
  • Last day to officially withdraw from the University.
  November 22 Wednesday.  Reading day, no classes.
  November 23 - 25 Thursday - Saturday.  Thanksgiving holiday.
  December 4 Monday. Pursuant to Student Rule 8.3 (http://student-rules.tamu.edu/rule08), no regular course examinations (except for laboratory and one-hour courses) shall be given during the 15th week of classes.
  December 5 Tuesday. Redefined day, students attend their Friday classes.
  December 6 Wednesday. Last day to apply for all degrees to be awarded in December.
  December 9 Saturday. Last day of fall semester classes.
  December 11 Monday. Reading day.
  December 12 - 15 Tuesday - Friday. Fall semester final examinations.
  December 15 Friday.
  • Commencement and Commissioning.
  • 5 p.m., Last day for December undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate in Howdy.
  December 18 Monday, Final grades due, noon.
  
                                          











































*All dates and times are subject to change.

Spring 2018

  January 3 Wednesday. Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in May 2018. 
  January 12 Friday, 5 p.m.  Last day to register for spring semester classes.  Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs
for tuition and fee due dates.
  January 15 Monday. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.  Faculty and Staff holiday.
  January 16 Tuesday. First day of spring semester classes.
  January 22 Monday, 5 p.m.  Last day for adding/dropping courses for the spring semester.
  January 31 Wednesday.  Spring official census date.
  February 9 Friday. Reading day, no classes.
  February 16 Friday.  Last day to apply for all degrees to be awarded in May without a late fee.
  February 24 Saturday. No laboratory classes shall be held.
  March 5 Monday, Mid-semester grades due to the Office of the Registrar, noon.
  March 12 - 16 Monday - Friday.  Spring break.
  March 15 - 16 Thursday - Friday.  Faculty and Staff holiday.
  March 29 - 30 Thursday - Friday. Reading days, no classes.
  April 5 - 20 Thursday - Friday.  Preregistration for the 2018 first term, second term, 10-week summer semester and fall semester.
  April 19 Thursday, 5 p.m.
  • Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop).
  • Last day to change Kinesiology 198/199 grade type for spring 2018.
  • Last day to officially withdraw from the University.
  April 21 Saturday.  Aggie Muster.
  April 30 Monday. Pursuant to Student Rule 8.3 (http://student-rules.tamu.edu/rule08), no regular course
examinations (except for laboratory and one-hour courses) shall be given during the 15th week of classes.
  May 1 Tuesday
  • Redefined day, students attend their Friday classes.
  • Last day to apply for all degrees to be awarded in May.
  May 2 Wednesday. Reading day, no classes.
  May 5 Saturday. Last day of spring semester classes.
  May 7 - 10 Monday - Thursday.  Spring semester final examinations.
  May 14 Monday, Final grades for all students due, noon.

                                        





































*All dates and times are subject to change.