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Undergraduate Catalog 2016-2017


Academic Calendar 2016-2017

Fall Semester - 2016

First Day of Classes August 29 (Monday)
Labor Day September 5 (Monday)
Thanksgiving Recess November 23- 27 (Wednesday-Sunday)
Last Day of Classes December 12 (Monday)
Reading Day December 13 (Tuesday)
Final Exams December 14-20 (Wednesday-Tuesday)
Commencement - Main/College/Department Ceremonies* December 20 (Tuesday)
Commencement - College/Department Ceremonies* December 21 (Wednesday)

*See http://commencement.umd.edu for any updates.

Winter Term - 2017

Classes Begin January 3 (Tuesday)
Dr. Martin Luther King Holiday January 16 (Monday)
Classes End January 23 (Monday)

Spring Semester - 2017

First Day of Classes January 25 (Wednesday)
Spring Break March 19-26 (Sunday-Sunday)
Last Day of Classes May 11 (Thursday)
Reading Day May 12 (Friday)
Final Exams May 13-19 (Saturday-Friday)
Senior Day May 20 (Saturday)
Commencement - Main Ceremony* May 21 (Sunday)
Commencement - College/Department Ceremonies* May 22 (Monday)

*See http://commencement.umd.edu for any updates.

Summer Term - 2017

Sessions I and I-A Begin May 30 (Tuesday)
Session I-A Ends June 16 (Friday)
Session I-B Begins June 19 (Monday)
Independence Day Holiday July 4 (Tuesday)
Sessions I and I-B End July 7 (Friday)
Sessions II and II-C Begin July 10 (Monday)
Session II-C Ends July 28 (Friday)
Session II-D Begins July 31 (Monday)
Sessions II and II-D End August 18 (Friday)

All dates are potentially subject to change. Updates and future academic calendars can be viewed at  www.provost.umd.edu/calendar/ .

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