(Photograph by Rich Gilligan / for Quinnipiac University) Copyright Notice: Rich Gilligan @Hello Artists photographed in Spring 2016 for the new branding materials and new EDU website. Usage terms are: Marketing Collateral in perpetuity - e.g.-student guides, annual reports, flyers, brochures, public affairs, web/social media
In paid media – 3 years license.,(Photograph by Rich Gilligan / for Quinnipiac University) Copyright Notice: Rich Gilligan @Hello Artists photographed in Spring 2016 for the new branding materials and new EDU website. Usage terms are: Marketing Collateral in perpetuity - e.g.-student guides, annual reports, flyers, brochures, public affairs, web/social media
In paid media – 3 years license.,(Photograph by Rich Gilligan / for Quinnipiac University) Copyright Notice: Rich Gilligan @Hello Artists photographed in Spring 2016 for the new branding materials and new EDU website. Usage terms are: Marketing Collateral in perpetuity - e.g.-student guides, annual reports, flyers, brochures, public affairs, web/social media
In paid media – 3 years license.,(Photograph by Rich Gilligan / for Quinnipiac University) Copyright Notice: Rich Gilligan @Hello Artists photographed in Spring 2016 for the new branding materials and new EDU website. Usage terms are: Marketing Collateral in perpetuity - e.g.-student guides, annual reports, flyers, brochures, public affairs, web/social media
In paid media – 3 years license.

Academic Calendar

Overview

You’ll have access to a wide range of classes and academic events here at Quinnipiac. Keep up to date with our academic calendar.

Fall 2017

Fall 2017

August 19

Saturday

New graduate student orientation

August 23-27

Wednesday-Sunday

New undergraduate student orientation and welcome weekend

August 25

Friday

Transfer Student Orientation

August 28

Monday

Undergraduate and graduate classes begin; online classes begin for Fall 1

September 1

Friday

Last day for late registration/schedule changes

September 4

Monday

Labor Day — university holiday; no classes

September 9

Saturday

All Saturday classes begin

September 22

Friday

Last day to withdraw with a grade of "W" from August 28-October 14 classes

September 23

Saturday

Open House for prospective undergraduate students

September 29

Friday

Yom Kippur — university holiday; no classes

September 30

Saturday

No classes

October 9-14

Monday-Saturday

Midterm examination period for 100-level courses

October 13-15

Friday-Sunday

Parents & Family Weekend

October 22

Sunday

Open House for prospective undergraduate students

October 23

Monday

Online classes begin for Fall 2

October 25

Wednesday

Midterm grades due for 100-level courses

November 3

Friday

Last day to withdraw from undergraduate and graduate classes (14-week) with a grade of "W"

November 3-4

Friday-Saturday

Alumni Weekend

November 11

Saturday

Open House for prospective undergraduate students

November 17

Friday

Last day to withdraw from October 23-December 9 classes with a grade of "W"

November 20-25

Monday-Saturday

No classes

November 23-24

Thursday-Friday

Thanksgiving holiday — university closed; no classes

December 3

Sunday

 

Open House for prospective undergraduate students

December 9

Saturday

Undergraduate and graduate classes end

December 11-16

Monday-Saturday

Final examination period — undergraduate and graduate classes

December 18

Monday

Final grades due

December 24-January 1

Sunday-Monday

University closed for Winter Break

January Term 2018

January Term 2018

January 2

Tuesday

Undergraduate and graduate classes begin

January 15

Monday

Martin Luther King Jr. Day — university holiday; no classes

January 19

Friday

Classes end; final examinations

January 22

Monday

Final grades due

Spring 2018

Spring 2018

January 13

Saturday

New graduate student orientation

January 18-19

Thursday-Friday

New undergraduate student orientation

January 22

Monday

Undergraduate and graduate classes begin; online classes begin Spring 1

January 26

Friday

Last day for late registration or schedule changes

January 27

Saturday

Saturday classes begin

February 9

Friday

Last day to withdraw with a grade of "W" from January 22-March 10 classes

March 4

Sunday

Open House for prospective undergraduate students

March 5-10 

Monday-Saturday

Midterm examination period for 100-level courses

March 12-17

Monday-Saturday

Undergraduate and graduate spring recess

March 19

Monday

Online classes begin Spring 2

March 21

Wednesday

Midterm grades due for 100-level courses

March 24-25

Saturday-Sunday

Admitted Students Days

March 29

Thursday

Last day to withdraw from undergraduate and graduate classes (14-week) with a grade of "W"

March 30

Friday

Good Friday — university holiday; no classes

April 13

Friday

Last day to withdraw with a grade of "W" from March 19-May 5 classes

April 28

Saturday

Undergraduate Award Ceremony

May 5

Saturday

Undergraduate and graduate classes end

May 7-12

Monday-Saturday

Final examination period for undergraduate and graduate classes

May 12

Saturday

Graduate Commencement

May 13

Sunday

Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine Commencement
School of Law Commencement

May 14

Monday

Final grades due

May 18-20
(dates subject to change)

Friday-Sunday

Undergraduate Commencement

May 21

Monday

New graduate student orientation

May 28

Monday

Memorial Day — university holiday; no classes

June 3

Sunday

Open House for prospective undergraduate students

June 7-8

Thursday-Friday

New Student Orientation, session 1

June 11-12

Monday-Tuesday

New Student Orientation, session 2

June 13

Wednesday

Transfer Student Orientation

June 14-15

Thursday-Friday

New Student Orientation, session 3

June 18-19

Monday-Tuesday

New Student Orientation, session 4

Summer Term 2018

Summer Term 2018

Term

Start Date

5-Week End Date

7-Week End Date

Summer I

Monday, May 21

Friday, June 22

Friday, July 6

Summer II

Monday, July 9

Friday, August 10

Friday, August 24

University closed Memorial Day, Monday, May 28, 2018; no classes.
University closed Independence Day, Wednesday, July 4, 2018; no classes.

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