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Undergraduate Catalog 2015-2016

Academic Calendar 2015-2016

Fall Semester - 2015

First Day of Classes August 31 (Monday)
Labor Day September 7 (Monday)
Thanksgiving Recess November 26- 29 (Thursday-Sunday)
Last Day of Classes December 11 (Friday)
Reading Day December 12 (Saturday)
Final Exams December 14-19 (Monday-Saturday)
Commencement - Main Ceremony December 19 (Saturday)
Commencement - College/Department Ceremonies December 20 (Sunday)


Winter Term - 2016

Classes Begin January 4 (Monday)
Dr. Martin Luther King Holiday January 18 (Monday)
Classes End January 22 (Friday)


Spring Semester - 2016

First Day of Classes January 25 (Monday)
Spring Break March 13-20 (Sunday-Sunday)
Last Day of Classes May 10 (Tuesday)
Reading Day May 11 (Wednesday)
Final Exams May 12-18 (Thursday-Wednesday)
Senior Day May 19 (Thursday)
Commencement - Main Ceremony May 19 (Thursday)
Commencement - College/Department Ceremonies May 19 (Thursday) and May 20 (Friday)


Summer Term - 2016

Sessions I and I-A Begin May 31 (Tuesday)
Session I-A Ends June 17 (Friday)
Session I-B Begins June 20 (Monday)
Independence Day Holiday July 4 (Monday)
Sessions I and I-B End July 8 (Friday)
Sessions II and II-C Begin July 11 (Monday)
Session II-C Ends July 29 (Friday)
Session II-D Begins August 1 (Monday)
Sessions II and II-D End August 19 (Friday)

All dates are potentially subject to change.

Future academic calendars can be viewed at www.provost.umd.edu/calendar/ .

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