Academic Calendar

This academic calendar is based on the Academic Calendar published by the Office of the University Registrar at http://www.temple.edu/registrar/documents/calendars/17-18.asp, but includes dates of vital importance to graduate students found only herein:

July 2017

Last day to add/drop for Second Summer 2017 6-week full term Monday, 7/3
Independence Day (No Classes) Tuesday, 7/4
Last day of classes for First Summer 2017 4-week session 4B Tuesday, 7/11
First day of classes for Second Summer 2017 4-week session Wednesday, 7/12
Last day to add/drop for Second Summer 2017 4-week session Monday, 7/17
Last day for August 2017 graduates to submit final dissertation/thesis to the Graduate School Monday, 7/17
Last day to withdraw from Second Summer 2017 6-week full-term course(s) Tuesday, 7/18
Last day to withdraw from Second Summer 2017 4-week session course(s) Wednesday, 7/26

August 2017

Last day of classes for Summer 2017 12-week term Tuesday, 8/8
Last day of classes for Second Summer 2017 6-week full term Tuesday, 8/8
Last day of classes for Second Summer 2017 4-week session Tuesday, 8/8
Diploma date for Summer 2017 Wednesday, 8/9
International Graduate Student Orientation Thursday, 8/24
First day of classes for Fall 2017 16-week full term Monday, 8/28
First day of classes for Fall 2017 7-week session 7A Monday, 8/28

September 2017

Labor Day (No Classes) Monday, 9/4
Last day to add/drop for Fall 2017 7-week session 7A Tuesday, 9/5
Last day to add/drop for Fall 2017 16-week full term Monday, 9/11
Last day to withdraw from Fall 2017 7-week session 7A course(s) Tuesday, 9/26

October 2017

Last day to apply for December 2017 graduation Sunday, 10/1
Nominations for Doctoral Dissertation and Master of Fine Arts Project Completion Grants for Spring 2018 due in the Graduate School Friday, 10/13, 4:00 PM
Last day of classes for Fall 2017 7-week session 7A Monday, 10/16
First day of classes for Fall 2017 7-week session 7B Tuesday, 10/17
Last day to add/drop for Fall 2017 7-week session 7B Monday, 10/23
Last day to withdraw from Fall 2017 16-week full-term course(s) Tuesday, 10/24

November 2017

Last day to withdraw from Fall 2017 7-week session 7B course(s) Monday, 11/13
Fall Break (No Classes) Monday, 11/20 - Wednesday, 11/22
Thanksgiving Holiday (No Classes) Thursday, 11/23 - Sunday, 11/26

December 2017

Last day for December 2017 graduates to submit final dissertation/thesis to the Graduate School Monday, 12/4
Last day of classes for Fall 2017 16-week full term Monday, 12/11
Last day of classes for Fall 2017 7-week session 7B Monday, 12/11
Diploma date for Fall 2017 Thursday, 12/21

January 2018

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (No Classes) Monday, 1/15
First day of classes for the Spring 2018 16-week full term Tuesday, 1/16
First day of classes for Spring 2018 7-week session 7A Tuesday, 1/16
Last day to add/drop for Spring 2018 7-week session 7A Monday, 1/22
Last day to add/drop for Spring 2018 16-week full term Monday, 1/29
Nominations for Round 1 of Presidential, University, and Future Faculty Fellowships due in the Graduate School Wednesday, January 31, 4:00 PM

February 2018

Last day to apply for May 2018 graduation Thursday, 2/1
Last day to withdraw from Spring 2018 7-week session 7A course(s) Monday, 2/12
Nominations for Round 2 of Presidential, University, and Future Faculty Fellowships due in the Graduate School Monday, 2/19, 4:00 PM

March 2018

Spring Break (No Classes) Monday, 3/5 - Sunday, 3/11
Last day of classes for Spring 2018 7-week session 7A Monday, 3/12
First day of classes for Spring 2018 7-week session 7B Tuesday, 3/13
Last day to add/drop for Spring 2018 7-week session 7B Monday, 3/19
Last day to withdraw from Spring 2018 16-week full-term course(s) Wednesday, 3/21
Nominations for Doctoral Dissertation and Master of Fine Arts Project Completion Grants for Fall 2018 due in the Graduate School Friday, 3/23, 4:00 PM
Applications for First Summers Research Initiative Awards for Summer 2018 due in the Graduate School Friday, 3/23, 4:00 PM

April 2018

Last day to withdraw from Spring 2018 7-week session 7B course(s) Monday, 4/9
Last day for May 2018 graduates to submit final dissertation/thesis to the Graduate School Monday, 4/23
Last day of classes for Spring 2018 16-week full term Monday, 4/30
Last day of classes for Spring 2018 7-week session 7B Monday, 4/30

May 2018

University Commencement Thursday, 5/10
Diploma date for Spring 2018 Thursday, 5/10
First day of classes for Summer 2018 12-week term Monday, 5/14
First day of classes for First Summer 2018 6-week full term Monday, 5/14
First day of classes for First Summer 2018 4-week session 4A Monday, 5/14
Last day to add/drop for First Summer 2018 4-week session 4A Thursday, 5/17
Last day to apply for August 2018 graduation Friday, 5/18
Last day to add/drop for First Summer 2018 6-week full term Friday, 5/18
Last day to add/drop for Summer 2018 12-week term Monday, 5/21
Memorial Day (No Classes) Monday, 5/28
Last day to withdraw from First Summer 2018 4-week session 4A course(s) Tuesday, 5/29

June 2018

Last day to withdraw from First Summer 2018 6-week full-term course(s) Monday, 6/4
Last day of classes for First Summer 2018 4-week session 4A Monday, 6/11
First day of classes for First Summer 2018 4-week session 4B Wednesday, 6/13
Last day to add/drop for First Summer 2018 4-week session 4B Monday, 6/18
Last day of classes for First Summer 2018 6-week full term Monday, 6/25
Last day to withdraw from Summer 2018 12-week term course(s) Monday, 6/25
Last day to withdraw from First Summer 2018 4-week session 4B course(s) Wednesday, 6/27
First day of classes for Second Summer 2018 6-week full term Wednesday, 6/27

July 2018

Last day to add/drop for Second Summer 2018 6-week full term Monday, 7/2
Independence Day (No Classes) Wednesday, 7/4
Last day of classes for First Summer 2018 4-week session 4B Wednesday, 7/11
First day of classes for Second Summer 2018 4-week session Thursday, 7/12
Last day to add/drop for Second Summer 2018 4-week session Monday, 7/16
Last day for August 2018 graduates to submit final dissertation/thesis to the Graduate School Monday, 7/16
Last day to withdraw from Second Summer 2018 6-week full-term course(s) Wednesday, 7/18
Last day to withdraw from Second Summer 2018 4-week session course(s) Thursday, 7/26

August 2018

Last day of classes for Summer 2018 12-week term Wednesday, 8/8
Last day of classes for Second Summer 2018 6-week full term Wednesday, 8/8
Last day of classes for Second Summer 2018 4-week session Wednesday, 8/8
Diploma date for Summer 2018 Thursday, 8/9
First day of classes for Fall 2018 Monday, 8/27