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2017-2018 Undergraduate Academic Calendar

* updated 12/05/17

 

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FALL SEMESTER 2017

Faculty Seminars – Week of August 14-18
Freshmen Arrive – Saturday, August 19
Opening Convocation – Sunday, August 20
Upperclassmen Arrive – Sunday, August 20
Academic Orientation/Common Experience Activity – Monday, August 21
Drop/Add/Late Registration – Monday, August 21
Classes Begin (Day) – Tuesday, August 22
Last day to add courses – Monday, August 28
Last day to drop without record – Monday, August 28
Admissions Fall Open House – Saturday, September 16
Family Weekend – Friday-Sunday, September 22-24
Alumni Weekend – Friday-Sunday, October 6–8
Admissions Fall Open House – Monday, October 9
Mid-Term – Wednesday, October 11
Fall Break Begins (end of classes) – Friday, October 13
Fall Break Ends (7:00a.m.) – Monday, October 23
Last day to drop with a W grade – Friday, October 27
Admissions Fall Open House – Saturday, October 28
Registration Begins – Tuesday, November 7
Admissions Fall Open House – Saturday, November 18
Thanksgiving Holiday Begins (after classes) – Tuesday, November 21
Thanksgiving Holiday Ends (7:00 a.m.) – Monday, November 27
Admissions Fall Open House – Saturday, December 2
Last Class Day of Semester – Tuesday, December 5
Reading Day – Wednesday, December 6
Exams Begin – Thursday, December 7
Exams End – Wednesday, December 13

SPRING SEMESTER 2018

Orientation for New Students (Day) – Sunday, January 7
Late Registration (Day) – Monday, January 8
Classes Begin (Day) – Tuesday, January 9
Martin Luther King Day (no classes) – Monday, January 15
Last day to add a course – Tuesday, January 16
Last day to drop without record – Tuesday, January 16
Family Weekend – Friday-Sunday, February 2-4
Presidential Scholars Weekend – Friday-Saturday, February 9-10
Innovation Summit – Sunday, February 18 and Monday, February 19
Presidential Scholars Weekend – Friday-Saturday, February 23-24
Mid-Term – Wednesday, February 28
Mid-Semester Break Begins (end of classes) – Friday, March 2
Mid-Semester Break Ends (7:00 a.m.) – Monday, March 12
Last day to drop with a W grade – Friday, March 16
Admissions High Point Scholars Summit – Friday, March 16 and Saturday, March 17
Freshman Orientation (two day event) – Friday, March 23
Freshman Orientation – Saturday, March 24
Admitted Student Day – Thursday, March 29
Good Friday (No Classes) – Friday, March 30
Easter Monday (No Classes) – Monday, April 2
All University Honors Program (evening of) – Wednesday, April 18
Freshman Orientation (two day event) – Friday, April 6
Freshman Orientation – Saturday, April 7
Admissions Spring Open House – Saturday, April 21
Last Class Day of Semester – Tuesday, April 24
Reading Day – Wednesday, April 25
Exams Begin – Thursday, April 26
Exams End – Wednesday, May 2
Baccalaureate – Friday, May 4
Commencement – Saturday, May 5

May Term 2018: May 7 – June 1
Summer Session I 2018: June 4 – June 29
Summer Session II: July 2 – July 27 (**Session II will INCLUDE Saturday, July 14)

High Point University reserves the right to change this calendar without notice or obligation.

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Phone: 336-841-9029
Fax: (336) 888-6365
Email: tdowdy@highpoint.edu