Calendars

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2016-2017 Academic Calendar

Spring Term 2017

Module A - Spring 2017

January 6, Friday  Last day to Withdraw from the term (drop all classes) with full refund 
January 9, Monday   First day of Module A 
January 14, Saturday  Classes meet 
January 16, Monday  University Holiday - Martin Luther King Jr’s Birthday (no classes held)
January 17, Tuesday
Last day to late enroll or add/drop courses for both Spring Modules A and B without penalty 
January 20, Friday
Make-up for Monday, January 16 all courses - Make-up schedule here.
February 24, Friday
Last day to drop Module A course with a grade of W (no refund) 
February 25, Saturday  Last day of instruction for Module A 
February 27 – March 4, Monday-Saturday  Exams for Module A 
February 28 - March 7, Tuesday-Tuesday   Grades posted by instructors
March 6 – March 11 
Graduate Cox Spring Break 

Module B – Spring 2017

March 13, Monday  First day of Module B
March 20, Monday  Last day to swap for Module B course
April 14, Friday  University Holiday - Good Friday Holiday (no classes held) 
April 15, Saturday  No classes held
April 17-19, Monday - Wednesday
Make-up for Saturday, April 15 all courses - Make-up schedule here.
April 28, Friday 
Last day to withdraw for the term or drop a Module B course with a grade of W (no refund)
April 29, Saturday   Last day of instruction Module B 
May 1 - 6, Monday-Saturday  Exams for Module B
May 2 - 9, Tuesday-Tuesday
Grades posted by instructors
May 20, Saturday
Commencement (Cox Ceremony in mid-afternoon)

Summer Term 2017

Module A – Summer 2017

May 5, Friday  Last day to Withdraw from the term (drop all classes) with full refund 
May 8, Monday   First day of Module A
May 15, Monday  Last day to late enroll or add/drop courses for both Summer Modules A and B without penalty 
May 27, Saturday  No classes held 
May 29, Monday   University Holiday – Memorial Day (no classes held) 
May / June (date TBA)  Make-up for Saturday, May 27 all courses 
June 2, Friday   Make-up for Monday, May 29 all courses 
June 16, Friday  Last day to drop Module A course with a grade of W (no refund) 
June 17, Saturday  Last day of class instruction for Module A 
June 19-24, Monday-Saturday  Exams for Module A 
June 20-27, Tuesday-Tuesday  Grades posted by instructors 

Module B – Summer 2017

June 26, Monday  First day of Module B  
July 4, Tuesday  University Holiday – Independence Day (no classes held) 
July 3, Monday  Last day to swap for Summer Module B courses 
July 7, Friday  Make-up for Tuesday, July 4 all courses 
August 4, Friday  Last day to withdraw for the term or drop a Module B course with a grade of W (no refund) 
August 5, Saturday  Last day of class instruction 
August 7-12, Monday-Saturday  Exams for Module B 
August 8-15, Tuesday-Tuesday  Grades posted by instructors 
August 18, Friday (tentative)   Degree conferral date for August graduates 
August 13 - 20, Sunday-Sunday  Summer Break 

Fall and Spring Terms Class Times 

Day-time Class Times  9:30 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.; 2:00 p.m. - 4:50 p.m. (8 class sessions, week is Monday-Saturday) 
Day-time required core class times 
9:30 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.; 11:00 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.; 2:00 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.; 3:30 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.
(meet twice a week for a total of 16 class sessions)  
Evening Class Times
6:30 p.m. - 9:20 p.m. (8 class sessions)
Saturday Class Time
9:00 a.m. to 11:50 a.m. (8 sessions)
If holiday occurs on a Saturday, then Elective Course Class Time

9:00 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. (7 class sessions)


Full-Time MBA and MS students attend classes in the fall and spring terms. The summer term between the first and second year of the Full-Time MBA program is devoted to the required corporate internship. Professional MBA and Fast-Track MBA students attend in the summer as well. The Academic Calendars include beginning and ending dates for each module and term as well as add/drop deadlines, holidays, and make-up days. For your additional reference the class times are noted below.

Fall and Spring Terms Class Times 

Day-time Class Times  9:30 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.; 2:00 p.m. - 4:50 p.m. (8 class sessions, week is Monday-Saturday) 
Day-time required core class times 
9:30 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.; 11:00 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.; 2:00 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.; 3:30 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.
(meet twice a week for a total of 16 class sessions)  
Evening Class Times
6:30 p.m. - 9:20 p.m. (8 class sessions)
Saturday Class Time
9:00 a.m. to 11:50 a.m. (8 sessions)
If holiday occurs on a Saturday, then Elective Course Class Time

9:00 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. (7 class sessions)