2017-2018 Undergraduate Academic Calendar

(Please send any corrections to Annie O'Brien).

Fall Semester 2017

August

22 Tues. Second Language Competency Exam fee deadline for Languages taught at USD (Languages not taught at USD-check http://www.sandiego.edu/cas/languages/)
30 Wed. Final Registration/Fee Payment without penalty
31 Thurs. Late charges begin

September

1-5 Fri.-Tues. Olé Weekend (New Student Orientation)
4 Mon. Labor Day holiday (no classes, offices closed)
5 Tues Competency Exam: Second Language
6 Wed. Classes Begin
14 Thurs. Mass of the Holy Spirit
15 Fri. Deadline 100 percent tuition refund
Last day to enroll in classes and to drop a class without a 'W'
22 Fri. Deadline 90 percent tuition refund
29 Fri. Deadline 80 percent tuition refund

October

1 Sun. Financial aid applications for Intersession 2018 available
2018/2019 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) available
2-30 Mon.-Mon. Online class reservation for Intersession 2018
6 Fri. Deadline 70 percent tuition refund
Competency Exams fee deadline
11 Wed. Deadline to petition for May or August 2018 graduation
13 Fri. Deadline 60 percent tuition refund
14 Sat. Competency Exam: Logic
20 Fri. Fall Holiday (no classes)
23 Mon. Deadline 50 percent tuition refund
Mid-term grades due
28 Sat. Competency Exam: Lower-Division and Upper-Division English

November

1 Wed. Priority deadline for Intersession 2018 financial aid applications
Class reservation begins for Spring 2018
Walk-in registration begins for Intersession 2018 at the One Stop Student Center
2 Thurs. Deadline to select grade or Pass/Fail option
4 Sat. Competency Exam: Mathematics
9 Thurs. Last Day to withdraw from classes with a "W"
Deadline for removal of Incompletes from prior semester/Summer Sessions
22-24 Wed.-Fri. Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes; offices closed Thursday and Friday)

December

15 Fri. Last day of classes
16-17 Sat.-Sun. Study days
18-22 Mon.-Fri. Final Examinations

Intersession 2018 (Optional)

3 Wed. First day of Intersession classes
15 Mon. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday (no classes, offices closed)
23 Tues. Last day of Intersession classes

For specific courses, dates and registration procedures for Intersession 2018 visit www.sandiego.edu/sio

Spring Semester 2018

January

2 Tues. Fall 2017 final grades due
15 Mon. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday (no classes, offices closed)
19 Fri. Second Language Competency Exam fee deadline for Languages taught at USD (Languages not taught at USD-check http://www.sandiego.edu/cas/languages/)
25 Thurs. Final registration and final fee payment deadline without penalty
New Student Spring Orientation
26 Fri. Competency Exam: Second Language
Late Charges Begin
29 Mon. Classes begin

February

1 Thurs. Financial aid applications for Summer 2018 available
All-Faith Service
7 Wed. Deadline 100 percent tuition refund
Last day to enroll in classes and to drop a class without a 'W'
14 Wed. Deadline 90 percent tuition refund
21 Wed. Deadline 80 percent tuition refund
28 Wed. Deadline 70 percent tuition refund

March

1-29 Thurs.-Thurs. Online class reservation for Summer Sessions 2018
2 Fri. Priority deadline for Undergraduate Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 financial aid applications
Competency Exams fee deadline
7 Wed. Deadline 60 percent tuition refund
10 Sat. Competency Exam: Logic
14 Wed. Deadline 50 percent tuition refund
17 Sat. Priority deadline for Summer 2018 financial aid applications
Competency Exam: Mathematics
19 Mon. Mid-term grades due
26-April 2 Mon.-Mon. Spring/Easter Break (no classes)
29 Thurs. Deadline to select grade or Pass/Fail option

April

3 Tues. Walk-in registration begins for Summer Sessions 2018 at the One Stop Student Center
Class reservation begins for Fall 2018
5 Thurs. Last day to withdraw from classes with “W”
Deadline for removal of Incompletes from prior semester and Intersession
7 Sat. Competency Exam: Lower-Division and Upper-Division English

May

1 Tues. Honors Convocation
14 Mon. Last day of classes
15-16 Tues.-Wed. Study Days
17-23 Thurs.-Wed. Final Examinations
25 Fri. NROTC Commissioning Ceremony
26-27 Sat.-Sun. Commencement Ceremonies for Undergraduate and Graduate
31 Wed. Spring 2018 final grades due

Summer 2018 (optional)

June, July, August

June
4 Mon. First day of Summer sessions
July
4 Wed. Independence Day holiday (no classes, offices closed)
August
24 Fri. Last day of Summer sessions

For specific courses, dates and registration procedures for Summer 2018 visit www.sandiego.edu/sio