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Auburn University Calendar 2016-2017

Auburn University reserves the right to make adjustments to this calendar

Undergraduate Calendar 2016-2017

2016 Summer Semester

Date Event
May 19Classes Begin
May 22 - 25Drop Course Penalty Days
May 255th Class Day
May 30Memorial Day
June 17Early Alert/Mid-Term Grade Deadline
June 22Mid-Semester - 24th Class Day
July 4Independence Day
July 29Classes End
Aug 1-2Study/Reading Day
Aug 3-5Final Exam Period
Aug. 6Commencement


2016 Summer Mini-Semester I

Date Event
May 19Classes Begin
May 23 - 25Drop Course Penalty Days
May 255th Class Day
May 30Memorial Day
June 2Early Alert/Mid-Term Grade Deadline
June 6Mid-Semester - 12th Class Day
June 22Classes End
June 23Study/Reading Day
June 24-25Final Exam Period


2016 Summer Mini-Semester II

Date Event
June 27Classes Begin
June 29 - Jul 1Drop Course Penalty Days
June 15th Class Day
July 4Independence Day
July 11Early Alert/Mid-Term Grade Deadline
July 13Mid-Semester - 12th Class Day
July 29Classes End
Aug 1-2Study/Reading Day
Aug 3-5Final Exam Period


2016 Fall Semester

Date Event
Aug. 16Classes Begin
Aug 23 - Sep 6Drop Course Penalty Days
Sept. 5Labor Day
Sept. 615th Class Day*
Sept. 28Early Alert/Mid-Term Grade Deadline
Oct. 5Mid-Semester- 36th Class Day +
Oct. 1241st Class Day++
Oct. 14Fall Break
Nov. 4Last day to withdraw from a Fall 2016 course with no grade penalty
Nov. 21-25Thanksgiving Break
Dec. 2Classes End
Dec. 3-4Study/Reading Days
Dec. 5-9Final Exam Period
Dec. 10Commencement
*

Last day to withdraw from a course with no grade assignment

+

Student deadline for request to faculty member to move finals

++

Student deadline for requesting Associate Dean's permission to move finals.


2017 Spring Semester

Date Event
Jan. 11Classes Begin
Jan. 16Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Jan 19 - Feb 1Drop Course Penalty Days
Feb 115th Class Day*
Feb 23Early Alert/Mid-Term Grade Deadline
Mar 2Mid-Semester (36th Class Day)+
Mar 941st Class Day++
Mar. 13 - 17Spring Break
Mar. 31Last day to withdraw from a Spring 2017 course with no grade penalty
Apr 28Classes End
Apr 29 - 30Study/Reading Days
May 1- 5Final Exam Period
May 6 - 7Commencements
*

Last day to withdraw from a course with no grade assignment

+

Student deadline for request to faculty member to move finals

++

Student deadline for request to move finals to Associate Deans

 

Graduate Calendar 2016-2017

Auburn University reserves the right to make adjustments to this calendar 

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Summer 2016

Date Event
May 19Classes begin (full semester and Mini-Semester 1)
May 23 - 25Drop Course Penalty Days for full semester and Mini-Semester 1 - Dropping a course during these days will result in a $100 Drop Fee per course dropped.
May 255th class day (last day to register for Summer 2016)
May 30Memorial Day Holiday
June 4Last day to clear incomplete grades from Fall 2015
June 22Mid-Semester and last day to drop classes for the full summer term
June 22Mid-Semester for Mini-Semester 1
June 22Classes end for Mini-Semester 1
June 22Last day to submit Dissertation First Submission Approval Form with University Reader info and dissertation in PDF form for format check to doctoral@auburn.edu
June 24 -25Final Exam Period for Mini-Semester 1
June 20 - 24Submission of master's thesis PDF form for format check to thesis@auburn.edu (OPTIONAL)
June 27Classes begin for Mini-Semester 2
June 29 - July 1Drop Course Penalty Days for Mini-Semester 2
July 15th class day for Mini-Semester 2
July 4Independence Day Holiday
July 13Mid-Semester for Mini-Semester 2
July 15Last day for doctoral final defense and submission for Form Z; last day for Non-Thesis Masters' (Form 8) final oral examinations
July 20Last day for Master's/Thesis students to submit Form 9 (Thesis Master's Final Examination Form), ETD Final Approval Form, and electronic thesis to AUETD
July 22Last day for PhD/Doctoral student submission of ETD Final Approval Form, electronic dissertation to AUETD, and Survey of Earned Doctorates (SED)
July 29Classes end for Mini-Semester 2 and full term
Aug 1 - 2Study/reading day
Aug 3 - 5Final examinations for Semester and Mini-Semester 2
Aug 6Graduation and last day for students to request graduation applications and submit approved Plan of Study for Fall 2016 graduation


Fall 2016

Date Event
TBANew graduate student orientation
Aug 16Classes begin
Aug 23 – Sep 6Drop Course Penalty Days - Dropping a course during these days will result in a $100 Drop Fee per course dropped.
Sept 5Labor Day Holiday
Sept 615th class day (last day to register for Fall 2016)
Oct 5Mid-semester and last day to drop classes
Oct. 10Last day to submit Dissertation First Submission Approval Form with University Reader info and dissertation in PDF form for format check to doctoral@auburn.edu
Oct. 14Fall Break (no classes)
Oct. 17 - 21Submission of master's thesis PDF form for format check to thesis@auburn.edu (OPTIONAL)
Oct. 29Last day to clear incomplete grades from Spring 2015
Nov.1 6Last day for Master's/Thesis students to submit Form 9 (Thesis Master's Final Examination Form), ETD Final Approval Form, and electronic thesis to AUETD.
Nov. 18Last day for doctoral final defense and submission for Form Z; last day for Non-Thesis Masters' (Form 8) final oral examinations.
Nov. 21 -25Thanksgiving holidays
Nov. 28Last day for PhD/Doctoral student submission of ETD Final Approval Form, electronic dissertation to AUETD, and Survey of Earned Doctorates (SED)
Dec. 2Classes end for semester
Dec. 3 - 4Study/reading days
Dec. 5 - 9Final examinations for semester
Dec. 10Graduation and last day for students to request graduation applications and submit approved Plan of Study for Spring 2017 graduation.


Spring 2017

Date Event
Jan. 11Classes begin
Jan. 16Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Jan 19 – Feb 1Drop Course Penalty Days - Dropping a course during these days will result in a $100 Drop Fee per course dropped.
Jan 29Last day to clear incomplete grades from Summer 2016
Feb 115th class day (last day to register for Spring 2017)
Mar 2Mid-semester and last day to drop classes
Mar 6Last day to submit Dissertation First Submission Approval Form with University Reader info and dissertation in PDF form for format check to doctoral@auburn.edu
March 13 - 17Spring Break
March 20 - 24Submission of master's thesis PDF form for format check to thesis@auburn.edu (OPTIONAL)
April 17Last day for Master's/Thesis students to submit Form 9 (Thesis Master's Final Examination Form), ETD Final Approval Form, and electronic thesis to AUETD
April 17Last day for Master's/Thesis students to submit Form 9 (Thesis Master's Final Examination Form), ETD Final Approval Form, and electronic thesis to AUETD
April 24Last day for PhD/Doctoral student submission of ETD Final Approval Form, electronic dissertation to AUETD, and Survey of Earned Doctorates (SED)
Apirl 28Classes end for semester
April 29 - 30Study/reading days
May 1 - 5Final examinations for Semester
May 6 - 7Graduation and last day for students to request graduation applications and submit approved Plan of Study for Summer 2017 graduation.