2017-2018 Academic Calendar

Fall 2017

June 20 - 21 First-Year Students Orientation Class of 2021
June 26 - 27 First-Year Students Orientation Class of 2021
July 5 Registration Begins for all Graduate and Non-Matriculated Continuing Studies Students for Fall 2017 (except for Non-Matriculated GSEAP Students)
July 19 Registration Begins for Non-Matriculated GSEAP Students for Fall 2017
August 1 Deadline for Selected Students on Financial Aid to Submit Verification Documents to the Office of Financial Aid
August 18 Deadline for Undergraduate Readmission Applications for Fall 2017
August 25 Last Day to Apply for GSEAP Non-Matriculated Status for Fall 2017
August 26 3rd Annual Grad Stag Day
Graduate Student Orientation
August 30 International Students Arrival Day
August 31 - September 2 Orientation for International Students
September 3 Class of 2021 Orientation and Welcome
First-Year Students move in 7:30am to 1pm by floors
Transfer Students move in 8am to 12pm
BCC Dining Hall opens at 4pm
September 4 Labor Day - University Holiday
Fall Welcome Continues
Transfer Orientation for New Undergraduate Students
Sophomores (Class of 2020) move in 8am to 1pm, Upperclassmen (Classes of 2018 & 2019) move in 2pm to 8pm
September 5 Classes Begin for All Undergraduate and Graduate Programs
First Year Academic Gathering at Bellarmine Hall, Back Lawn, 5:00pm
September 5 - 11 Add/Drop for Undergraduate Students
September 8 Mass of the Holy Spirit, 3:30pm
September 12 - 18 Late Registration (GSEAP)
September 15 Deadline for Make-Up of Summer 2017 Incompletes (GSEAP)
October 6 Deadline for Make-Up of Spring and Summer 2017 Incompletes (except GSEAP)
October 9 Fall Break - University Holiday
October 10 Extended Fall Break - All Students
October 30 Deadline for Undergraduate Major and Minor Changes for Spring 2018 Registration
November 1 Registration Begins for Winter Intersession 2018
Undergraduate Advising begins for Spring 2018
November 7 Midterm Estimates Due
November 9 Undergraduate Registration Begins for Spring 2018 - Seniors
November 13 Undergraduate Registration Begins for Spring 2018 - Juniors
November 14 Last Day for Course Withdrawals - All Schools
November 16 Undergraduate Registration Begins for Spring 2018 - Sophomores
November 20 Undergraduate Registration Begins for Spring 2018 - First Year Students
November 22 - 26 Thanksgiving Recess - All Schools
11/21: BCC Dining Hall closes at 2pm; Residence Halls close at 10pm
11/26: Residence Halls re-open at 12pm; BCC Dining Hall re-opens at 4pm
December 1 Deadline for Applications for Degree for January Graduation - All Schools
Registration Begins for all Graduate and Non-Matriculated Continuing Studies Students for Spring 2018 (except Non-Matriculated GSEAP students)
December 11 Last Day of Classes for Undergraduate Students
Last Day for Financial Aid to Process - All Schools
December 12, 13, 17 Reading Days - Undergraduate Students
December 13 Last Day to Complete Fall Comprehensive Exams (GSEAP)
December 14 - 20 Final Examinations for Undergraduate Students (except for Reading Days)
December 15 Registration Begins for Non-Matriculated GSEAP Students for Spring 2018
Deadline for Study Abroad Applications for Fall 2018 and Full Year 2018-19
December 18 Last Day of Classes and Exams for All Graduate Programs
December 20 BCC Dining Hall closes at 2pm; Residence Halls close at 10pm

Winter Intersession 2018

December 21 - January 25 Undergraduate Online Classes
January 2 - 13 Graduate Business Classes
January 2 - 31 GSEAP Online Classes
January 4 - 10 Undergraduate On-Campus Classes

Spring 2018

January 10 International Students Arrival Day
January 11 Last Day to Apply for GSEAP Non-Matriculated Status for Spring 2018
January 11 - 13 Orientation for New International Students
January 14 New Students Arrive on Campus (Domestic Transfer Students)
January 15 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - University Holiday
Orientation for New Undergraduate Students
Residence Halls open at 10am; BCC Dining Hall opens at 4pm
January 16 Classes Begin for All Undergraduate and Graduate Programs
January 16 - 22 Add/Drop for Undergraduate Students
January 19 Deadline for Make-up of Fall 2017 Incompletes (GSEAP)
January 23 - 29 Late Registration (GSEAP)
February 1 Deadline for Study Abroad Applications for Summer 2018
February 14 Deadline for Make-Up of Fall 2017 Incompletes (except GSEAP)
February 19 Presidents Day - University Holiday
February 20 All Classes Operate on Monday Schedule (except Graduate Nursing)
March 10 - 18 Spring Recess - All Schools
3/9: BCC Dining Hall closes at 2pm; Residence Halls close at 9pm
3/18: Residence Halls re-open at 12pm; BCC Dining Hall re-opens at 4pm
March 20 Midterm Estimates Due
March 27 Last Day for Course Withdrawals - All Schools
March 29 Easter Break Begins at 4:45 for All Students
March 30 Good Friday - University Holiday
April 2 Classes Resume at 4:55 for All Students
Registration Begins for Summer 2018 (except Non-Matriculated GSEAP students)
April 3 Deadline for Undergraduate Major and Minor Changes for Fall 2018 Registration
April 5 Deadline for Applications for Degree for May Graduation - All Schools
Undergraduate Advising Begins for Fall 2018
April 12 Undergraduate Registration Begins for Fall 2018 - Rising Seniors
April 15 Deadline for Full-Time Undergraduate Students to Submit FAFSA and CSS PROFILE
April 16 Registration Begins for Non-Matriculated GSEAP Students for Summer 2018
April 17 Undergraduate Registration Begins for Fall 2018 - Rising Juniors
April 19 Undergraduate Registration Begins for Fall 2018 - Rising Sophomores
April 26 Last Day to Complete Spring Comprehensive Exams (GSEAP)
May 1 Last Day of Classes for Undergraduate Students
Last Day for Spring Financial Aid to Process - All Schools
Deadline for Study Abroad Applications for Spring 2019
May 2, 3, 6 Reading Days - Undergraduate Students
May 4 - 10 Final Examinations for Undergraduate Students (except for Reading Days)
May 10 BCC Dining Hall closes at 2pm
Apartment Complex, Residence Halls, and Townhouses close at 10pm
May 11 Last Day of Classes and Exams for All Graduate Programs
May 13-19 Senior Week
May 19 Baccalaureate Mass at Alumni Hall, 4:00pm
May 20 68th Commencement: Undergraduate Ceremony, 9:30am; Graduate Ceremony, 3:00pm
May 21 Apartment Complex, Residence Halls, and Townhouses close at 12pm for Graduating Seniors

Summer Session 2018

May 21 Orientation for New International Students
May 28 Memorial Day - University Holiday
July 2 Deadline for Applications for Degree for August Graduation - All Schools
Registration Begins for Graduate and Non-Matriculated Continuing Studies Students for Fall 2018 (except for Non-Matriculated GSEAP Students)
July 4 Independence Day - University Holiday
August 1 Deadline for Selected Students on Financial Aid to Submit Verification Documents to the Office of Financial Aid
August 13 Last Day for Summer Financial Aid to Process - All Schools

Undergraduate Programs

May 23 - 30 Undergraduate One-Week Pre-Session
June 4 - 29 Undergraduate Session I
June 25 - 26 First-Year Students Orientation Class of 2022
June 28 - 29 First-Year Students Orientation Class of 2022
July 9 - August 3 Undergraduate Session II
August 8 - 14 Undergraduate One-Week Post-Session

Dolan School of Business

May 21 - June 2 Graduate Business Session I
June 4 - 29 Graduate Business Session II
July 9 - August 3 Graduate Business Session III
August 6 - 25 Graduate Business Session IV

Graduate School of Education and Allied Professions

May 21 - June 4 GSEAP Pre-Session
June 6 Deadline for Make-Up of Spring 2018 Incompletes (GSEAP)
June 6 - July 3 GSEAP Session I
July 9 - August 3 GSEAP Session II
July 16 Registration Begins for Non-Matriculated GSEAP Students for Fall 2018
August 6 - 17 GSEAP Post-Session

School of Engineering

May 21 - August 10 Engineering Summer Session

Marion Peckham Egan School of Nursing and Health Studies

May 21 - August 17 Nursing Summer Session