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Academic Calendar

Spring Semester 2018

Full Session Short Session I Short Session II
Registration Begins November 1 November 1 November 1
Classes Begin/End January 8 - April 20 January 8 - February 28 March 5 - April 24
Late Registration/Add Period January 8-10 January 8-10 March 5-7
Drop Period January 8- 12 January 8-12 March 5-9
Participation Deadline January 12 at 12:00 noon (EST) January 12 at 12:00 noon (EST) March 9 at 12:00 noon (EST)
Course Withdrawals Begin January 13 January 13 March 10
Midterm Exam Period February 2-26 January 28-31  March 25-27
Holiday January 15 January 15 NA
Last day to Withdraw with W February 28 February 2 March 29
Final Exam Period April 23-26 March 1-2 April 26-27

 

Summer Semester 2018

Short Session
Registration Begins April 1
Classes Begin/End May 29 - July 20
Late Registration/Add Period May 29-31
Drop Period May 29 - June 4
Participation Deadline June 1 at 12:00 Noon (EST)
Course Withdrawals Begin June 5
Midterm Exam Period June 17-21
Last day to Withdraw - Receive a W Grade June 25
Holiday July 4
Final Exam Period July 21-24

Fall Semester 2018

Full Session Short Session I Short Session II
Registration Begins April 1 April 1 April 1
Classes Begin/End August 13 - November 28 August 13 - October 3 October 8 - November 30
Late Registration /Add Period August 13-15 August 13-15 October 8-10
Drop Period August 13-17 August 13-17 October 8-12
Participation Deadline August 17 by 12:00 noon (EST) August 17 by 12:00 noon (EST) October 12 by 12:00 noon (EST)
Course Withdrawals Begin August 18 August 18 October 13
Midterm Exam Period September 26-30
(Wed -Sun), Call Oct 1
September 2-5
(Sun - Wed), Call Sept 6
October 27-30
(Sat - Tue), Call Oct 31
Last day to Withdraw - Receive a W Grade October 3 September 7 November 1
Holiday(s) September 3, November 21-23 September 3 November 21-23
Final Exams November 29 - December 4 October 4-6 December 1-4

This information does not apply to the Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity degree through Kennesaw State University or the Bachelor of Business Administration degree through Georgia Southwestern State University. Please refer to the KSU Academic Calendar and GSW Academic Calendar for dates related to these degrees.