Important Dates

2016-2017

Fall Term   |   Winter Term   |   Spring Term   |   Summer Session I   |   Summer Session II

Day

Date

Event

FALL TERM 2016

   
Thursday August 18Annual Teaching and Learning Conference -- New faculty are especially encouraged to attend. This is a great place to meet new colleagues and to think about engaged learning. The conference usually attracts participants from 20+ area colleges and universities.
Monday - Friday August 22-26Planning Week -- You will attend university-wide, school-based, and departmental meetings this week.
Tuesday August 23New Full-Time Faculty Orientation, 10:00am-4:00pm -- Belk Pavilion (not Belk Library) room 208
Wednesday August 24New Adjunct, Part-Time Faculty Orientation, 6:00pm-7:30pm -- Belk Pavilion (not Belk Library) room 208
Saturday August 27 New Student Convocation 9:00am -- faculty attend wearing academic regalia
Tuesday August 30 Classes begin
Friday September 2 University-wide faculty meeting, 3:00pm
Friday September 16 Monthly new full-time faculty meeting, 3:00-4:30pm in Belk Pavilion 208
Friday - Sunday Sept. 30-Oct. 2Family Weekend -- Faculty meet parents Saturday morning
Friday October 7 Town hall faculty meeting, 3:00pm
Friday October 14 Mid-semester grades due at 3:00pm
Friday - Tuesday October 14-18 Fall break (Begins following afternoon classes on Friday. University closed on Monday.)
Friday October 21 Monthly new full-time faculty meeting, 3:00-4:30pm in Belk Pavilion 201
Friday November 4 University-wide faculty meeting, 3:00pm
Friday November 11 Monthly new full-time faculty meeting, 3:00-4:30pm in Belk Pavilion 208
Friday - Sunday November 18 - November 27 Thanksgiving break (Begins following evening classes on Friday. University closed Thursday and Friday.)
Friday December 2 University-wide faculty meeting, 3:00pm
Friday December 9 Last day of classes
Saturday December 10 Reading Day
Monday- Friday December 12-16 Final exams (Access the exam schedule on OnTrack.)
Monday December 19 Monthly new full-time faculty meeting & Unit I workshop, 10:30am-1:00pm in Belk Pavilion 208 (lunch provided after the workshop)
Tuesday December 20

Grades due at 12:00pm

Monday - Friday Dec 23-29 Winter holiday (university closed)
Friday December 30 New Year's Day holiday (university closed)
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Winter Term 2017

   
Mon-Wed January 2-4 Registration
Tuesday January 3 Classes begin
Thursday January 12 Monthly new full-time faculty meeting, 11:45am-1:00pm in Belk Pavilion 208
Monday January 16 Martin Luther King Jr. holiday (no classes)
Tuesday January 24 Classes end
Tuesday January 24New Adjunct, Part-Time Faculty Orientation, 5:30pm-7:00pm -- Belk Pavilion (not Belk Library) Room 208
Wednesday January 25 Winter Term final exams
Thursday January 26Grades due at 12:00pm
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Spring Term 2017

   
Monday January 30 Classes begin
Friday February 3 School-based faculty meetings, 3:00pm
Friday February 17 Monthly new full-time faculty meeting, 3:00-4:30pm in Belk Pavilion 208
Friday March 3 University-wide Faculty Meeting, 3:00pm
Friday March 17 Mid-semester grades due at 3:00pm
Friday - Sunday March 17-26 Spring Break (begins on March 17 at 2:50pm)
Friday April 7 Town hall faculty meeting, 3:00pm
Friday April 14 Monthly new full-time faculty meeting, 3:00-4:30pm in Belk Pavilion 208
Monday - Friday April 24-28CELEBRATE! Week (Elon's annual, weeklong celebration of student achievements in academics and the arts.)
Tuesday April 25SURF - Spring Undergraduate Research Forum (no classes)
Friday May 5 University-wide Faculty Meeting, 3:00pm
Tuesday May 9 Last day of classes
Wednesday  May 10 Reading Day (No classes, evening exams begin)
Thursday - Tuesday May 11-16 Final exams (Access the exam schedule on OnTrack.)
Wednesday  May 17 Senior grades due by 9:00am
Friday May 19Grades due at 12:00pm
Saturday May 20Commencement (faculty attend in academic regalia)
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Summer Session I - 2017

   
Thursday June 1 Classes Begin
Thursday June 29 Last Day of Classes
Friday June 30 Final Exams
Wednesday July 5Grades due at 12:00pm
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Summer Session II - 2017

   
Thursday July 6 Classes Begin
Thursday July 27 Last Day of Classes
Monday July 31 Final Exams
Thursday August 3Grades due at 12:00pm
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