University Academic Calendar 2016-2017

Faculty/Administrator Workshops

August 18-25

President's Dinner

August 22

Beginning of Fall Semester

August 30*

Graduation Application Deadline- December 2016 Graduates

September 30

Fall Board of Trustees Meeting

November 3-5

Homecoming

November 4-5

Thanksgiving Break

November 23-25

End of Fall Semester

December 15

Graduation Application Deadline- May/August 2017 Graduates

December 31

Beginning of Spring Semester

January 11

Spring Board of Trustees Meeting

March 16-18

Top Nazarene Talent (TNT) at TNU

March 30-April 2

End of Spring Semester

May 3

Baccalaureate

May 5

Commencement

May 6

Beginning of Summer Semester

May 8*

End of Summer Semester

August 15*

*Starting and ending dates for classes in undergraduate and all graduate programs vary within the framework of each semester. Dates for adult studies and graduate programs are published on the program websites and are available from the School of Graduate and Continuing Studies.

Other Important Dates for Traditional Undergraduate Program 2016-2017

FALL SEMESTER 2016

Summer New Student Orientation

June 17-18

Student Teachers Orientation

July 29

New Student Orientation

August 26-27

New Student Registration

August 27

Returning Student Registration

August 29

Classes Begin

August 30

Last Day to Register and Add Classes

September 5

Fall Break

October 10-11

Class Advising for Spring Semester

October 17-28

Last Day to Drop a Class with a "W"

October 31

Final Exams-Fall Semester

December 13-15

SPRING SEMESTER 2017

New Student Orientation/Registration

January 9-10

Returning Student Registration

January 10

Classes Begin

January 11

Last Day to Register and Add Classes

January 17

Spring Break

March 6-10

Class Advising for Summer and Fall Semesters

March 13-24

Last Day to Drop a Class with a "W"

March 23

Easter Break

April 14-17

Final Exams-Spring Semester

May 1-3

SUMMER SESSION 2017

Online Summer Session I

May 15-June 25

Online Summer Session II

June 5-July 16

Online Summer Session III

June 26-August 6

Summer New Student Orientation

June 16-17