Academic Calendar 2017-2018

2017 Fall Semester*

Date

Activity

  *All dates and times are subject to change.
June 2 Friday - Pre-orientation for the Class of 2021 (P1 students).
Aug. 7 Monday - General Oreintation (P1 students).
Aug. 11 Friday, 5 p.m. - Last day to register for fall semester classes. Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs for tuition and fee payment deadlines. Also check the "My Finances" tab on Howdy and watch for emails from the Office of Student Affairs (P1, P2, P3 and P4 students).
Aug. 14 Monday - First day of fall semester classes (P1, P2 and P3 students)
Aug. 14 Monday - First day of rotation block 3 (P4 students).
Aug. 18 Friday, 5 p.m. - Last day for adding/dropping courses for the fall semester (P1, P2, P3 and P4 students).
Aug. 29 Tuesday - Fall official census date  (P1, P2, P3 and P4 students).
Sept. 22 Friday - Last day of rotation block 3 (P4 students).
Sept. 25 Monday - First day of rotation block 4 (P4 students).
Oct. 3 Friday, 5 p.m.
  • Last day for students to drop courses with no penalty (Q drop) (P1, P2, P3 and P4 students).
  • Last day to officially witdraw from the College (P1, P2, P3 and P4 students).
Nov. 3 Friday - Last day of rotation block 4 (P4 students).
Nov. 6 Monday - First day of rotation block 5 (P4 students).
Nov. 9 Thursday - Registration for the Spring 2018 semester opens.  Watch for a registration email from the Office of Student Affairs (P1, P2, P3 and P4 students).
Nov. 18 Saturday - Bonfire 1999 Remembrance Day.
Nov. 23-24 Thursday-Friday - Thanksgiving holiday.
Dec. 1 Friday - Last full day of fall semester classes (P1, P2 and P3 students).
Dec. 4-15 Monday-Friday.  Final examinations for fall semester classes (P1, P2, and P3 students)
Dec. 15 Friday - Last full day of rotation block 5 (P4 students).
Dec. 20 Wednesday, noon - Final grades due for fall semester classes (P1, P2, P3 and P4 students).

2018 Spring Semester*

           Date

Activity

  *All dates and times are subject to change.
Jan. 2 Tuesday, 5 p.m. - Last day to register for spring semester classes.  Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs for tuition and fee payment deadlines.  Also check the "My Finances" tab on Howdy and watch for emails from the Office of Student Affairs (P1, P2, P3, and P4 students).
Jan. 2 Tuesday - First day of spring semester classes (P3 students).
Jan. 3 Wednesday - Graduation application opens (P4 students).
Jan. 8 Monday - First day of spring semester classes (P1 and P2 students).
Jan. 8 Monday - First day of rotation block 6 (P4 students).
Jan. 8 Monday, 5 p.m. - Last day for adding/dropping courses for the spring semester (P3 students).
Jan. 12 Friday, 5 p.m. - Last day for adding/dropping courses for the spring semester (P1, P2 and P4 students).
Jan. 15 Monday - Martin Luther King, Jr., Day (P1, P2 and P3 students).
Jan. 17 Wednesday - Spring official census date (P3 students).
Jan. 22-26 Monday-Friday - Mini clinical rotation (P3 students).
Jan. 23 Tuesday - Spring official census date (P1, P2 and P4 students).
Feb. 16 Friday - Last day of rotation block 6 (P4 students).
Feb. 19 Monday - First day of rotation block 7 (P4 students).
March 12-16 Monday-Friday.  Spring Break (P1, P2 and P3 students).
March 14-16 Wednesday-Friday.  Faculty and staff holiday.
March 30 Friday - Last day of rotation block 7 (P4 students).
April 2 Monday, 5 p.m.
  • Last day for students to drop courses with no penalty (Q drop) (P3 students).
  • Last day to officially withdraw from the College (P3 students).
April 2 Monday - First day of rotation block 8 (P4 students).
April 5 Thursday - Registration for the Fall 2018 semester opens.  Watch for a registration email from the Office of Student Affairs.
April 6 Friday, 5 p.m.
  • Last day for students to drop courses with no penalty (Q drop) (P1, P2 and P4 students).
  • Last day to officially withdraw from the College (P1, P2 and P4 students).
April 27 Friday - Last full day of spring semester classes (P1, P2 and P3 students).
April 30-May 11 Monday-Friday.  Final examination for spring semester classes (P1, P2 and P3 students).
May 11 Friday - Last full day or rotation block 8 (P4 students).
May 18 Friday, noon - Final grades due for spring semester classes (P1, P2, P3 and P4 students).
May 26 Saturday - Commencement (P4 students).

2018 Summer Session*

Date

Activity

  *All dates and times are subject to change.
May 18 Friday, 5 p.m. – Last day to register for fall semester classes.  Refer to http://finance.tamu.edu/sbs for tuition and fee payment deadlines.  Also check the “My Finances” tab on Howdy and watch for emails from the Office of Student Affairs (P4 students).
May 21 Monday – First day of rotation block 1 (P4 students).
May 24 Thursday, 5 p.m.
  • Last day for adding/dropping for the first term (block 1) and summer semester (blocks 1 and 2) (P4 students).
  • Official census date for first time and summer semester (P4 students)
May 28 Monday – Memorial Day
June 8 Friday, 5 p.m.
  • Last day for students to drop courses with no penalty (Q drop) (P4 students).
  • Last day to officially withdraw from the College (P4 students).
June 29 Friday - Last day of rotation block 1 (P4 students).
July 2 Monday - First day of rotation block 2 (P4 students).
July 4 Wednesday - Independence Day.  Faculty and staff holiday.
Aug. 10 Friday - Last day of rotation block 2 (P4 students).
   
Aug. 15 Wednesday, noon - Final grades due for summer semester classes (P4 students).

*University holidays tentative; calendars subject to change without notice as necessitated by governing authorities or administrative needs. However, colleges and schools may not change their calendars without executive committee approval.

For information on tuition and fee payment deadlines, contact Student Business Services: 979.847.3370