Academic Calendar 2017-2018

FALL 2017
August 1, Tue. Fall Tuition Due
August 14, Mon. International Students Arrive
TBD Orientation for International Students
August 17-21, Thurs.-Mon. Orientation/Legacy for All New Students
August 21, Mon. Returning Students Arrive on Campus
August 22, Tues. AscAgnes Registration Opens for New Students
August 22, Tues. Senior Investiture
August 23, Weds. First Day of Classes
August 28, Mon. Last day for online add/drop of fall classes using AscAgnes
August 29, Tues. 90% Institutional Refund Date for Withdrawals (due by 4:30pm)
September 1, Fri. Last day to ADD a Fall class/ Last day to change to AUDIT
September 4, Mon. Labor Day Holiday
September 12, Tues. 50% Institutional Refund Date for Withdrawals (due by 4:30pm)
September 12, Tues. Last day to DROP a Fall class without "W" grade
October 3, Tues. 25% Institutional Refund Date for Withdrawals (due by 4:30pm)
October 7, Sat. Black Cat Formal
October 12-15, Thurs.-Sun. Fall Break
October 24, Tues. Midterm Grades Posted to AscAgnes at 8:30am
November 1, Weds. Last day to DROP a class with "W" grade or change to Pass/Fail**
November 6-16, Mon.-Thurs. Spring 2018 Course Selection on AscAgnes (by class priority)
November 15, Weds. Class of 2018 Seniors - Graduation Applications Due 
November 15, Weds. ARCHE Cross-Registration forms due for Spring 2018
November 22-26, Weds.-Sun. Thanksgiving Break
December 4, Mon. Last Day of Classes
December 5, Tues. Reading Day
December 6-11, Weds.-Mon. Exams
December 11, Mon. Conferral Date for Graduates Completing in December
December 15, Fri. Spring Tuition Due
December 19, Tues. Final Grades Available on AscAgnes after Noon
SPRING 2018
January 8, Mon. All Students Arrive
January 9, Tues. First Day of Classes
January 12, Fri. Last day for online ADD or DROP of classes using AscAgnes
January 15, Mon. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday
January 16, Tues. 90% Institutional Refund Date for Withdrawals (due by 4:30pm)
January 19, Fri. Last day to ADD a Spring class or change to AUDIT
January 29, Mon. 50% Institutional Refund Date for Withdrawals (due by 4:30pm)
January 29, Mon. Last day to DROP a Spring class without "W" grade
February 13, Tues. 25% Institutional Refund Date for Withdrawals (due by 4:30pm)
February 16, Fri. Founder's Day
March 5-9, Mon.-Fri. Journeys/Peak Week
March 12-16, Mon.-Fri. Spring Break
March 20, Tues. Midterm Grades Posted to AscAgnes at 8:30am
March 29, Thurs. Last day to DROP a class with "W" grade or change to Pass/Fail**
March 30-April 1, Fri.-Sun. Easter Break
April 2-12, Mon.-Thurs. Fall 2018 Course Selection on AscAgnes (by class priority)
April 24, Tues. SPARC (No classes)
May 2, Weds. Last Day of Classes
May 3, Thurs. Reading Day
May 3-8, Thurs.-Tues. Senior Final Exams
May 4-9, Fri.-Weds. Final Exams
May 9, Weds. Senior Grades Due (Available on AscAgnes after 4:30pm)
May 11, Fri. Baccalaureate
May 12, Sat. Commencement
May 16, Weds. Non-Senior Grades Available on AscAgnes after 4:30pm
SUMMER 2018- SESSION I
April 2, Mon. Summer School Session I class registration begins on AscAgnes
May 29, Tues. First Day of Classes
June 1, Fri. (tentative) Last day to add a class
June 4, Mon. (tentative) Last day to drop a class without W grade
June 13, Weds. (tentative) Last day to drop a class with W grade
June 26, Tues.  Last Day of Classes
June 27, Weds. Reading Day
June 28, Thurs. Final Exams
SUMMER 2018- SESSION II  
April 2, Mon. Summer Session II class registration begins on AscAgnes
July 2, Mon.  First Day of Classes
July 5, Thurs. (tentative) Last day to add a class
July 9, Mon. (tentative) Last day to drop a class without W grade
July 18, Weds. (tentative) Last day to drop a class with W grade
July 31, Tues.  Last Day of Classes
August 1, Weds. Reading Day
August 2, Thurs. Final Exams
August 9, Thurs.  Conferral Date for August 2018 Graduates

**After this date, students who withdraw from a class or withdraw from the college will earn grades of "WF". "WF" grades calculate just like "F" grades for the semester and cumulative grade point averages.