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    Salem State University
   
 
  Nov 20, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Academic Calendar 2017-2018


 

Fall Semester

 
Advising and add/drop period begins September 1
LABOR DAY HOLIDAY September 4
Opening the University/Advising Day & Convocation September 5
First Complete Teaching Day (Day & DGCE) September 6
Add/Drop Period Ends September 12
   
   
Last Day to Withdraw from 1st Quarter Courses  October 6
COLUMBUS DAY HOLIDAY October 9
DGCE Makeup Day for Columbus Day Holiday October 13
Classes End in lst Quarter Courses October 19
1st Quarter Final Examinations Begin October 20
lst Quarter Final Examinations End October 24
Classes Begin for 2nd Quarter Courses October 25
Last Day to Add 2nd Quarter Courses October 26
   
VETERAN’S DAY HOLIDAY   November 10
Advising/Reading Day November 22
Thanksgiving Recess November 23-24
Classes resume November 27
Last Day to Withdraw  from Full Semester (Undergrad)
and 2nd Quarter Courses
November 27
   
Classes End in Day School December 12
Reading Day December 13
Final Examinations - Day School December 14-21
Classes End DGCE  December 22
Final Exam Make-Up Day School December 22
Winter Recess  December 22
   

Winter Session

 
Wintersession Online Begins December 4
NEW YEAR’S DAY HOLIDAY January 1
Wintersession Day Begins January 8
Wintersession Day Ends January 12
Wintersession Snow Day January 13
Wintersession Oline Ends January 15
   

Spring Semester

 
Advising and Add/Drop Period Begins Jauary 11, 12
MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY HOLIDAY January 15
First Complete Teaching Day (Day & DGCE) January 16
Add/Drop Period Ends January 22
Last Day to Withdraw from 3rd Quarter Courses February 16
PRESIDENT’S DAY HOLIDAY February 19
DGCE Make-up Day for President’s Day Holiday February 23
   
Classes End in 3rd Quarter Courses March 6
3rd Quarter Final Examinations Begin March 7
3rd Quarter Final Examinations End March 9
Spring Recess March 10-16
Classes begin 4th Quarter Courses March 19
Last Day to add 4th Quarter Courses March 20
   
Last Day to Withdraw from full Semester Courses (Undergraduate) April 13
PATRIOT’S DAY HOLIDAY April 17
DGCE Make-up Day for Patriot’s Day Holiday April 20
Last Day to Withdraw from 4th Quarter Courses April 20
   
Classes End Day School Courses May 3
Reading Day May 4
Final Examinations Day School Courses May 7-14
Classes End DGCE Courses May 9
Final Exam Make-Up Day School  May 15
Graduate School Commencement May 17
Undergraduate Commencement May 19
   

Summer Session

 
Summer Session I Classes Begin May 21
MEMORIAL DAY HOLIDAY May 28
   
DGCE Makeup Day for Memorial Day Holiday June 1
Last Day for Undergraduate Withdrawal - SSI June 11
   
Last Day of Classes Summer Session I June 30
Summer Session II Classes Begin July 9
   
Last Day for Undergraduate Withdrawal SSII & Full Summer July 26
Last Day of Classes Summer Session II August 18