Academic Calendar

Concordia University, Saint Paul 2017-2018 Academic Calendar

Deadlines apply for the type of course in which you are registered:

Traditional = Most courses are Daytime/On-campus; some are Evening/On-campus (course section numbers 1-99)

Cohort = Courses for major are Evening and delivery is Blended or Online(course section numbers 100-999)

SCS = School of Continuing Studies courses (course section number begins with X)

You are responsible for knowing what type of courses you are taking.

Fall Semester, 2017(201810)

August 25 – August 27:  Move in days and “Welcome Week”

August 28, Monday:  Traditional undergraduate classes begin

September 1, Friday:  Last day to add a traditional full semester course

Last day to add or drop a traditional first half semester course without record

September 3, Sunday: Last day to add a cohort or SCS first half semester course

September 4, Monday: Labor Day, No traditional classes

September 4, Monday: Classes begin for cohort and SCS first half semester

September 10, Sunday: Last day to drop a first half cohort or SCS course without record

September 11, Monday:  Last day to drop a traditional full semester course without record

    Last day to add traditional internship or independent studies

October 2, Monday:  Last day to withdraw from a traditional first half semester course (W)

October 8, Sunday: Last day to withdraw from a cohort or SCS first half semester course (W)

October 13-15, Friday – Sunday: Fall Break, No traditional undergraduate classes

October 18, Wednesday:  Midterm and end of first half semester courses (traditional)

Deadline for requesting a Pass/No Pass grade (traditional)

October 20, Friday: End of cohort and SCS first half semester courses

October 22, Sunday: Last day to add cohort and SCS second half semester courses

October 23, Monday:  Second half traditional semester courses begin; Second half cohort and SCS courses begin

October 27, Friday:  Last day to add or drop a traditional second half semester course without record

October 29, Sunday: Last day to drop a second half cohort or SCS course

November 7, Tuesday:  Last day to withdraw from a traditional full semester course (W)

November 20 – November 26, Monday-Sunday: Thanksgiving Break – All Students

November 29, Wednesday: Last day to withdraw from a traditional second half semester course (W)

December 3, Sunday: Last day to withdraw from a cohort or SCS second half semester course (W)

December 8, Friday:  Traditional Classes end; 

December 11 – 14, Monday – Thursday:  Fall semester finals (traditional)

December 15, Friday:  Cohort and SCS second half semester courses end;

Residence hall move out day

December 20, Wednesday: Traditional, Cohort and SCS Grades due (12:00 noon)

December 16, 2017 – January 7, 2018:  Semester Break, No classes

 

Spring Semester, 2018(201820)

January 7, Sunday: Last day to add a cohort or SCS course

January 8, 2018, Monday:  Classes begin (traditional, cohort & SCS)

January 12, Friday:  Last day to add a traditional full semester course

Last day to add or drop a traditional first half semester course without record

January 15, Monday: Last day to drop a cohort or SCS course without record

January 15, Monday:  Martin Luther King Day, No classes (all students)

January 22, Monday:  Last day to drop a traditional full semester course without record

                                    Last day to add internships and independent studies

February 12, Monday:  Last day to withdraw from a traditional, cohort or SCS first half semester course (W) 

February 23, Friday: Classes end for cohort and SCS first half semester

February 23, Friday:  Midterm and end of traditional first half semester courses 

Deadline for requesting a Pass/No Pass grade (traditional)

February 24 – March 4, Saturday - Sunday: TraditionalCohort and SCS break week

March 4, Sunday: Last day to add a cohort or SCS second half semester course

March 5, Monday: Classes begin for traditionalcohort or SCS second half semester

March 9, Friday: Last day to add or drop a traditional second half semester course without record

March 11, Sunday: Last day to drop a Cohort or SCS course without record

March 23, Friday:  Last day to withdraw from a traditional full semester course (W)

March 25 - April 1, Sunday-Sunday: Cohort and SCS Easter Break, No classes

March 29 – April 2, Thursday – Monday:  Easter Break, No classes (Traditional)

April 11, Wednesday: Last day to withdraw from a traditional second half semester course (W)

April 15, Sunday: Last day to withdraw from a Cohort or SCS second half semester course (W)

April:  Academic Honors Convocation – to be announced

April 27, Friday – All classes end (Cohort, SCS, and Traditional)

April 30 – May 3, Monday – Thursday:  Spring semester finals (Traditional)

May 4, Friday: Residence hall move out day

May 3, Thursday: Grades due for cohort and SCS courses (12:00 noon)

May 4-5: Baccalaureate Service and Commencement Ceremonies – to be announced

May 9, Wednesday:  Traditional grades due (12:00 noon)

Summer Semester 2018(201830)

The following schedule applies to Traditional, Cohort & SCS courses:

May 13, Sunday: Last day to add a first half semester course

May 14, Monday – June 29, Friday: First Half Summer Session

May 20, Sunday: Last day to drop a first half semester course without record

May 28, Monday – Memorial Day:  University offices closed, No classes

June 17, Sunday: Last day to withdraw (W) from a first half semester course

July 1, Sunday – July 7, Saturday: Holiday week, No classes

July 6, Friday – Grade due for first half summer session courses (12:00 noon)

July 8, Sunday: Last day to add a second half semester course

July 19, Monday – August 24, Friday: Second Half Summer Session

July 15, Sunday: Last day to drop a second half semester course without record

August 12, Sunday: Last day to withdraw (W) from a second half semester course

August 30, Thursday - Grades due for second half summer session courses (12:00 noon)