Academic Calendar

http://provost.wvu.edu/academic_calendar

Fall 2016

Date Activity
Monday, August 15New Student Orientation
Tuesday, August 16General Registration
Wednesday, August 17On-Campus First Day of Classes
Tuesday, August 23Last Day to Register, Add New Courses, Make Section Changes, Change Pass/Fail and Audit
Monday, September 5Labor Day Recess: University Closed
Monday, October 3Rosh Hashanah (Day of Special Concern)
Wednesday, October 5Mid-Semester
Wednesday, October 12 by noonMid-Semester Reports Due
Wednesday, October 12Yom Kippur (Day of Special Concern)
Friday, October 14Textbook Selection Deadline (for Spring 2017)
Wednesday, October 26Last Day to Drop a Class
Tuesday, November 8Election Day: University Closed
Friday, November 11Veterans Day (Day of Special Concern)
Friday, November 11Birth of Baha'u'llah (Day of Special Concern)
Saturday, November 19 thru Sunday, November 27Fall Recess
Monday, December 5Last Day to Withdraw from the University
Tuesday, December 6Last day of Classes
Wednesday, December 7Prep Day for Finals
Thursday, December 8 thru Wednesday, December 14Final Exam Week
Thursday, December 15Winter Recess Begins
Friday, December 16Commencement

Spring 2017

Date Activity
Thursday, January 5New Student Orientation
Friday, January 6General Registration
Monday, January 9On-Campus First Day of Classes
Friday, January 13Last Day to Register, Add New Courses, Make Section Changes, Change Pass/Fail and Audit
Monday, January 16Martin Luther King's Birthday Recess: University Closed
Saturday, January 28Chinese New Year (Day of Special Concern)
Friday, February 24Mid-Semester
Friday, March 3 by noonMid-Semester Reports Due
Saturday, March 4 thru Sunday, March 12Spring Recess
Tuesday, March 14Textbook Selection Deadline (for Summer and Fall 2017)
Friday, March 24Last Day to Drop a Class
Tuesday, April 11Passover (Day of Special Concern)
Friday, April 14Friday Before Easter Recess: University Closed
Thursday, April 21Feast of Rivdan (Day of Special Concern)
Thursday, April 27Last Day to Withdraw from the University
Friday, April 28Last Day of Classes
Monday, May 1 thru Friday, May 5Final Exam Week
Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, May 12, May 13, and May 14Commencement
Saturday, May 13Alumni Day

12-Week Summer Session 2017

Date Activity
Monday, May 15Registration
Monday, May 15On-Campus First Day of Classes
Monday, May 29Memorial Day Recess: University Closed
Friday, June 23Final Exam for First Six-Week Session
Tuesday, July 4Independence Day Recess: University Closed
Friday, August 4Final Exam for Second Six-Week Session and 12-Week Session
Friday, August 11Degree Conferring Date (No Ceremonies)