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Westfield State University    
 
    
 
  Sep 26, 2017
 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog/Handbook

Academic Calendars and Important Dates


 Day Division Final Exam Schedule

† Check published dates for Evening Division.
* Dates do not apply to practicum, see Education Department

Fall 2017

T September 5 Opening Day
University Meeting
W September 6 Classes Begin
T September 12 Add/drop Ends
W October 4 Spring/Summer Inc Grade Conversion
Last Day to Withdrawal for Session A
M October 9 Columbus Day - No Classes
W October 18 Session A Classes End *
R October 19 Session B Classes Begin *
F November 10 Veteran’s Day - No Classes
T November 21 Last Day to Withdraw for Full Semester
W November 22 Thanksgiving Recess (begins at 12:30 p.m.)
No Classes November 23-24
M November 27 Classes Resume
F December 1 Last Day to Withdraw for Session B
F December 15 Classes End Day Division †
M December 18 Exam Period Begins †
December 18, 19, 20, 21
F December 22 Exam Snow Day Make-Up
W December 27 Grades Due by Noon

Winter Session 2018

T January 2 Classes Begin
M January 15 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - No Classes
T January 16 Classes End
F January 27 Grades Due by Noon

Spring 2018

M January 22 Classes Begin
F January 26 Add/drop Ends
M February 19 President’s Day - No Classes
T February 20 Follow Monday Schedule
Fall/Winter Inc Grade Conversion
F February 23 Last Day to Withdraw for Session A
F March 9 Session A Classes End *
M March 12 Spring Break
No Classes March 12-16
M March 19 Classes Resume
Session B Classes Begin *
M April 16 Patriot’s Day - No Classes
T April 17 Last Day to Withdraw for Full Semester Classes
T April 24 Last Day to Withdraw for Session B
T May 8 Classes End-Day Division †
W May 9 Examination Period Begins †
  May 9, 10, 11, 14
W May 16 Senior Grades Due by Noon
R May 17 Graduate Commencement
S May 19 Undergraduate Commencement
T May 22 All Other Grades Due by Noon

Summer 2018

M May 21 Summer Session I Classes Begin
M May 28 Memorial Day - No Classes
F June 1 Make-up date for May 28 Holiday
W June 27 Last MW Class
R June 28 Last TR Class
F June 29 Make-up Day for Unscheduled Absences
M July 9 Grades Due by Noon
M July 2 Summer Session II Classes Begin
W July 4 Holiday - No Classes
W August 8 Last MW Class
R August 9 Last TR Class
F August 10 Make-up Day for Unscheduled Absences
M August 20 Grades Due by Noon

 

Fall 2018

T September 4 Opening Day
University Meeting
W September 5 Classes Begin
T September 11 Add/drop Ends
W October 3 Spring/Summer Inc Grade Conversion
M October 8 Columbus Day - No Classes
T October 9 Follow Monday Schedule
  Last Day to Withdraw for Session A
T October 23 Session A Classes End *
W October 24 Session B Classes Begin *
M November 12 Veteran’s Day - No Classes
T November 20 Last Day to Withdraw for Full Semester
W November 21 Thanksgiving Recess (begins at 12:30 p.m.)
No Classes November 22-23
M November 26 Classes Resume
F November 30 Last Day to Withdraw for Session B
F December 14 Classes End Day Division †
M December 17 Exam Period Begins †
December 17, 18, 19, 20
F December 21 Exam Snow Day Make-Up
F December 28 Grades Due by Noon

Winter Session 2019

M January 7 Classes Begin
F January 18 Classes End
F January 25 Grades Due by Noon

Spring 2019

T January 22 Classes Begin
M January 28 Add/drop Ends
M February 18 President’s Day - No Classes
T February 19 Follow Monday Schedule
Fall/Winter Inc Grade Conversion
F February 22 Last Day to Withdraw for Session A
F March 8 Session A Classes End *
M March 11 Spring Break
No Classes March 11-15
M March 18 Classes Resume
Session B Classes Begin *
M April 15 Patriot’s Day - No Classes
T April 16 Last Day to Withdraw for Full Semester Classes
T April 23 Last Day to Withdraw for Session B
T May 7 Classes End-Day Division †
W May 8 Examination Period Begins †
  May 8, 9, 10, 13
W May 15 Senior Grades Due by Noon
R May 16 Graduate Commencement
S May 18 Undergraduate Commencement
T May 21 All Other Grades Due by Noon

Summer 2019

M May 20 Summer Session I Classes Begin
M May 27 Memorial Day - No Classes
F May 31 Make-up date for May 27 Holiday
W June 26 Last MW Class
R June 27 Last TR Class
F June 28 Make-up Day for Unscheduled Absences
F June 28 Summer Session I Classes End
M July 8 Grades Due by Noon
M July 8 Summer Session II Classes Begin
W August 14 Last MW Class
R August 15 Last TR Class
F August 16 Make-up Day for Unscheduled Absences
F August 16 Summer Session II Classes End
F August 23 Grades Due by Noon