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Grand Valley State University    
 
    
 
  Dec 18, 2017
 
2017-2018 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Academic Calendar


 

Fall Semester 2017

 

Convocation

August 25

Classes begin

August 28

Labor Day recess

September 3-5

Thanksgiving Day recess

November 22-26

Classes end

December 9

Commencement

December 9

Examinations

December 11-16

Semester ends

December 16

Grades due

December 19

 

Winter Semester 2018

 

Classes begin

January 8

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day recess

January 15

Spring break

March 4-11

Classes end

April 21

Examinations

April 23-28

Semester ends

April 28

Commencement

April 28

Grades due

May 1

 

Spring/Summer Sessions 2018

 

Classes begin first 6 and 12 weeks

May 7

Memorial Day recess

May 28

Classes end first 6 weeks

June 18

Examinations first 6 weeks

June 19-20

Classes begin second 6 weeks

June 25

Independence Day recess

July 4

Classes end second 6 and 12 weeks

August 3

Examinations second 6 and 12 weeks

August 6-7

Session ends

August 7

 

Fall Semester 2018

 

Convocation

August 24

Classes begin

August 27

Labor Day recess

September 2-4

Thanksgiving Day recess

November 21-25

Classes end

December 8

Commencement

December 8

Examinations

December 10-15

Semester ends

December 15

Grades due

December 18

 

Winter Semester 2019

 
Classes begin

January 7

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day recess

January 21

Spring break

March 3-10

Classes end

April 20

Examinations

April 22-27

Semester ends

April 27

Commencement

April 27

Grades due

April 30

 

Spring/Summer Session 2019

 
Classes begin first 6 and 12 weeks

May 6

Memorial Day recess

May 27

Classes end first 6 weeks

June 17

Examinations first 6 weeks

June 18-19

Classes begin second 6 weeks

June 24

Independence Day recess

July 4

Classes end second 6 and 12 weeks

August 2

Examinations second 6 and 12 weeks

August 5-6

Session ends

August 6

 

Fall Semester 2019

 

Convocation

August 23

Classes begin

August 26

Labor Day recess

September 1-3

Thanksgiving Day recess

November 27-December 1

Classes end

December 7

Commencement

December 7

Examinations

December 9-14

Semester ends

December 14

Grades due

December 17

 

Winter Semester 2020

 

Classes begin 

January 6

Martin Luther King Jr. Day recess 

January 20

Spring break 

March 1-8

Classes end 

April 18

Examinations

April 20-25

Semester ends 

April 25

Commencement

April 25

Grades due 

April 28

   

 

Spring/Summer Session 2020

 
Classes begin first 6 and 12 weeks 

May 4

Memorial Day recess 

May 25

Classes end first 6 weeks  

June 15

Examinations first 6 weeks 

June 16-17

Classes begin second 6 weeks  

June 22

Independence Day recess 

July 3

Classes end second 6 and 12 weeks 

July 31

Examinations second 6 and 12 weeks

August 3-4

Session ends 

August 4

 

Fall Semester 2020

 

Convocation 

August 28

Classes begin 

August 31

Labor Day recess 

September 6-8

Thanksgiving Day recess 

November 25-29

Classes end

December 12

Commencement 

December 12

Examinations 

December 14-19

Semester ends 

December 19

Grades due 

December 22

 

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