Academic Calendar

Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 Academic Calendars

The Ithaca College academic calendar for fall and spring semesters through 2018 may be found at http://www.ithaca.edu/acadcal/index.php.

Fall 2017

Semester courses Begin Wed., August 30, 8:00 a.m. End Fri., December 22
Block I Begins Wed., August 30, 8:00 a.m. Ends Wed., October 18, 10:00 p.m.
Labor Day Mon., September 4 — no classes in session
Fall break Begins Wed., October 18, 10:00 p.m. Ends Sun., October 22
Block II Begins Mon., October 23, 8:00 a.m. Ends Fri., December22
Thanksgiving break Begins Fri., November 17, 4:00 p.m. Ends Sun., November 26
Final examinations Begin Mon., December 18, 7:30 a.m. End Fri., December 22, 10:00 p.m.
Deadlines to Note
Add/drop Wed., September 6 — semester course
Wed., September 6 — block I
Sun., October 29 — block II
Request S/D/F option Tues., September 13 — semester course
Fri., September 8 — block I
Wed., November 1 — block II
Withdraw with W; revoke S/D/F option Wed., November 8 — semester course
Wed., October 4 — block I
Fri., November 17 — block II
Register for following semester Tuesday, Nov. 7 - Thursday, Nov. 16
Apply for graduation Wed., September 13 — December 2017 graduation
Fri., November 10 — May 2018 graduation
Grades due to registrar Wed., October 25, 10:00 p.m. — midterm
Sat., December 30, 12:00 noon — final

Spring 2018

Semester courses Begin Mon., January 22, 8:00 a.m. End Fri., May 11
Block I Begins Mon., January 22, 8:00 a.m. Ends Fri., March 9, 4:00 p.m.
Spring break Begins Fri., March 0, 4:00 p.m. Ends Sun., March 18
Block II Begins Mon., March 19, 8:00 a.m. Ends Fri., May 11
Final examinations Begin Mon., May 7, 7:30 a.m. End Fri., May 11, 10:00 p.m.
Commencement Sun., May 20
Deadlines to Note
Request S/D/F option Mon., February 12 — semester course
Wed., January 31 — block I
Wed., March 28 — block II
Grades due to registrar Wed., March 21, 10:00 p.m. — midterm
Wed., May 16, 10:00 p.m. — final
Register for following semester Tuesday, April 3 - Thursday, April 12
Apply for graduation Wed., March 28 — Summer 2018 graduation
Withdraw with W; revoke S/D/F option Fri., March 30 — semester course
Mon., February 26 — block I
Fri., April 20 — block II

Residence Hall Openings and Closings

Residence hall openings and closings may be found at the website for the Office of Residential Life: http://www.ithaca.edu/reslife/guide/opening_closings_breaks/opening_closing_dates.

The dates and times below are subject to change.

Fall 2017

Sunday, August 20 Open for all Circle Apartment residents 9:00 a.m.
Sunday, August 27 Open for all students 9:00 a.m.
Monday August 28 Open to all other students 9:00 a.m.
Saturday, November 18 Close for all students 12:00 noon
Sunday, November 26 Reopen for all students 12:00 noon
Saturday, December 23 Close for all students 12:00 noon

Spring 2018

Saturday, January 20 Open for all students 9:00 a.m.
Saturday, March 10 Close for all students 12:00 noon
Sunday, March 18 Open for all students 12:00 noon
Saturday, May 12 Close for all non-graduating students 3:00 p.m.
Monday, May 21 Close for all remaining students except Circle Apts. residents 12:00 noon
Saturday, July 8 Close for Circle Apartments residents 5:00 p.m.

Winter Session 2018

Classroom courses Begin Monday, January 8, 2018
Final examinations End Friday, January 19, 2018

The Ithaca College Winter Session academic calendars through 2019 may be found at http://www.ithaca.edu/winter/wintercalendar/

Summer Session 2018

Classes May Session - May 14-25
Session I - May 29-June 29
Session II - July 2-Aug 3
Last day to ADD May Session - May 14
Session I - May 30
Session II - July 3
Last day to DROP May Session - May 14
Session I - May 30
Session II - July 3
Grades Due May Session - May 31
Session I - July 5
Session II - August 8
Final examinations Final day of session

The Ithaca College Summer Sessions academic calendars through Summer 2019 may be found at: http://www.ithaca.edu/summer/calendar