Academic Calendars

*Off campus and graduate students, please check course syllabus for information about class meeting days.
**Modular courses and other short programs will have proportional dates for add, drop and withdrawal.  Please see the Add/Drop/Withdrawal section of the USF catalog for more detail.

 

FALL 2017

August
21 – Classes begin at 8 a.m.

 

September
1 – Add/Drop Deadline**
4 – Labor Day – No Classes
15 – Application Deadline for May (Spring) 2018 Graduation

 

October
13 – Module 1 ends
16-20 – Fall Break – No classes at Main Campus*
20 – Feast of St. Francis (Observed) – Main Campus Closed
23 – Module 2 begins

 

November
10 – Withdrawal deadline for full semester course**
23-24 – Thanksgiving Break – No classes at Main Campus
23-24 – Thanksgiving Break – Main Campus Closed

 

December
8 – Last day of classes (Traditional Undergraduate)
11-14 – Final Exam week (M-F) begins at 8 a.m.
15 – Module 2 ends
16 – Winter Commencement
25 – Christmas Day – Main Campus Closed
26-29 – Winter Holiday Break – Main Campus Services Reduced

 

SPRING 2018

January
1 – New Year’s Day  – Main Campus Closed
8 – Classes begin at 8 a.m.
15 – Application Deadline for August (Summer) 2018 Graduation
15 – Dr. King Holiday – Main Campus Closed*
19 – Add/Drop Deadline**

 

February

 

March
2 – Module 1 ends
5-9 – Spring Break-No Classes at Main Campus
12 – Module 2 begins
29-30 – Easter Break – No Classes at Main Campus
30 – Good Friday – Main Campus Closed
30 – Withdrawal deadline for full-semester course**

 

April
27 – Last Day of Classes for full-semester courses
30 – Final Exams begins at 8 a.m.

 

May
1-3 – Final Exams continue
4 – Module 2 ends
5 – Spring Commencement

 

SUMMER 2018

May
14 – Classes begin for full-semester course
14 – Experiential Term begins
14 – Module 1 begins
15 – Application Deadline for December (Fall) 2018 Graduation
16 – Last day to Add Experiential Term
18 – Drop Deadline for Experiential Term
18 – Add/Drop Deadline for Module 1 course**
25 – Add/Drop Deadline for full-semester course**
25 – Withdrawal deadline for Experiential Term
28 – Memorial Day – Main Campus Closed

 

June
8 – Experiential Term Ends
11 – Module 2 begins
15 – Add/Drop deadline for Module 2 course**
15 – Withdrawal deadline for Module 1 course**
29 – Withdrawal deadline for full-semester course**

 

July
4 – Independence Day Observed – No Classes – Main Campus closed
6 – Module 1 ends
13 – Withdrawal deadline for Module 2 course**

 

August
3 – Last Day of Classes for full-semester and Module 2 courses

 

FALL 2018

August
20 – Classes begin at 8 a.m.
31 – Add/Drop Deadline**


September
3 – Labor Day – No Classes
15 – Application Deadline for May (Spring) 2019 Graduation


October
12 – Module 1 end
15-19 – Fall Break – No classes at Main Campus*
19 – Feast of St. Francis (Observed) – Main Campus Closed
22 – Module 2 begins


November
9 – Withdrawal deadline for full-semester course**
21 – Classes dismiss at 4:00 p.m. for Thanksgiving Break
22-23 – Thanksgiving Break – No classes at Main Campus
22-23 – Thanksgiving Break – Main Campus Closed


December
7 – Last day of classes (Traditional Undergraduate)
10-13 – Final Exam week (M-F) begins at 8 a.m.
14 – Module 2 ends
15 – Winter Commencement
24 – Christmas Eve – Main Campus Closed
25 – Christmas Day – Main Campus Closed
26-31 – Winter Holiday Break – Main Campus Services Reduced

 

SPRING 2019

January
1 – New Year’s Day – Main Campus Closed
7 – Classes begin at 8 a.m.
15 – Application Deadline for August (Summer) 2019 Graduation
18 – Add/Drop Deadline**
21 – Dr. King Holiday – Main Campus Closed*


February


March
1 – Module 1 ends
4-8 – Spring Break – No Classes at Main Campus*

11 – Module 2 begins
29 – Withdrawal deadline for full-semester course**


April
18-19 – Easter Break – No Classes at Main Campus
19 – Good Friday – Main Campus Closed
26 – Last day of classes
29-30 – Final exams begin at 8 a.m.


May
1-2 – Final Exams continue
3 – Module 2 ends
4 – Spring Commencement

 

SUMMER 2019

May
13 – Classes begin for full-semester course
13 – Experiential Term begins
13 – Module 1 begins
15 – Last day to Add Experiential Term
15 – Application Deadline for December (Fall) 2019 Graduation
17 – Drop Deadline for Experiential Term
17 – Add/Drop Deadline for Module 1 course**
24 – Add/Drop Deadline for full-semester course**
24 – Withdrawal deadline for Experiential Term
27 – Memorial Day – Main Campus Closed

 

June
7 – Experiential Term ends
10 – Module 2 begins
14 – Withdrawal deadline for Module 1 course**
14 – Add/Drop Deadline for Module 2 course**
28 – Withdrawal deadline for full-semester course**

 

July
4 – Independence Day Observed – No Classes – Main Campus Closed
5 – Module 1 ends
12 – Withdrawal deadline for Module 2 course**

 

August
2 – Last Day of Classes for full-semester and Module 2 course

 

 

FALL 2019

August
19 – Classes begin at 8 a.m.
30 – Add/Drop Deadline**

 

September
2 – Labor Day – No Classes
15 – Application Deadline for May (Spring) 2020 Graduation


October
11 – Module 1 ends
14-18 – Fall Break – No classes at Main Campus*
18 – Feast of St. Francis (Observed) – Main Campus Closed
21 – Module 2 begins


November
8 – Withdrawal deadline for full-semester course**
27 – Classes dismiss at 4:00 p.m. for Thanksgiving Break
28-29 – Thanksgiving Break – No classes at Main Campus
28-29 – Thanksgiving Break – Main Campus Closed


December
6 – Last day of classes (Traditional Undergraduate)
9-12 – Final Exam week (M-F) begins at 8 a.m.
13 – Module 2 ends
14 – Winter Commencement
24 – Christmas Eve – Main Campus Closed
25 – Christmas Day – Main Campus Closed
26-27 – Winter Holiday Break – Main Campus Services Reduced
30-31 – Winter Holiday Break – Main Campus Services Reduced

 

 

SPRING 2020


January
1 – New Year’s Day – Main Campus Closed
13 – Classes begin at 8 a.m.
15 – Application Deadline for August (Summer) 2020 Graduation
20 – Dr. King Holiday – Main Campus Closed*
24 – Add/Drop Deadline**


February


March
6 – Module 1 ends
9-13 – Spring Break – No Classes at Main Campus
16 – Module 2 begins

April
3 – Withdrawal deadline for full-semester course**
9-10 – Easter Break – No Classes at Main Campus
10 – Good Friday – Main Campus Closed


May
1 – Last Day of Classes for full-semester courses
4-7 – Final Exams Week begins at 8 a.m.
8 – Module 2 ends
9 – Spring Commencement
15 – Application Deadline for December (Fall) 2020 Graduation

 

 

SUMMER 2020


May
18 – Classes begin for full-semester course
18 – Experiential Term begins
18 – Module 1 begins
20 – Last day to Add Experiential Term
22 – Drop Deadline for Experiential Term
22 – Add/Drop Deadline for Module 1 course**
25 – Memorial Day – Main Campus Closed
29 – Add/Drop deadline for full-semester courses**
29 – Withdrawal deadline for Experiential Term


June
12 – Experiential Term Ends
15 – Module 2 begins
19 – Withdrawal deadline for Module 1 course**
19 – Add/Drop deadline for Module 2 course**


July
3 – Withdrawal deadline for full-semester course**
3 – Independence Day Observed – No Classes – Main Campus Closed
10 – Module 1 ends
17 – Withdrawal deadline for Module 2 course**


August
7 – Last Day of Classes for full-semester and Module 2 courses