Campus Center building and clocktower in early morning with tallgrasses in the foreground

Academic Calendar

2022-232023-24 (Tentative)DayActivity
Aug 24-26Aug 23-25Wednesday-FridayInternational Student Orientation

Aug 27-29

Aug 26-28Saturday-MondayFreshman Orientation
Aug 29Aug 28MondayTransfer/Returning Student Orientation
Aug 30Aug 29TuesdayClasses begin - 8 a.m.
Aug 31Aug 30WednesdayConvocation - 11 a.m.
Oct 6-7Oct 5-6Thursday-FridayReading Days - Heartland Teachers' Conference, no classes
Oct 20Oct 19ThursdayEnd of first set of half-courses
Oct 21Oct 20FridayBeginning of second set of half-courses
Nov 1-11Nov 1-11Registration for spring semester
Nov 23Nov 22WednesdayThanksgiving recess - 8 a.m.
Nov 29Nov 28TuesdayClasses resume - 8 a.m.
Dec 15-20Dec 14-19Thursday-TuesdayExams
Jan 11Jan 10WednesdayNew/Transfer/Returning Student Orientation
Jan 12Jan 11ThursdaySpring semester begins - 8 a.m.
Mar 3Mar 1FridayEnd of first set of half-courses
Mar 4Mar 2SaturdaySpring Break - 8 a.m.
Mar 15Mar 13WednesdayClasses resume - 8 a.m.
Mar 15Mar 13WednesdayBeginning of second set of half-courses
April 3-13April 3-13Registration for fall semester
April 7March 29FridayEaster Break - 8 a.m.
April 11April 2TuesdayClasses resume - 8 a.m.
April 27April 25ThursdayAssessment Day (no classes)
May 8May 6MondayReview Day - a.m.
May 8May 6MondayTesting - p.m.
May 9-11May 7-9Tuesday-ThursdayTesting - a.m. and p.m.
May 12May 10FridayCommencement - 10 a.m.
May 22May 20Summer session begins
August 11August 9Summer session ends