Academic Calendar - UNCSA

Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2016
Thursday, August 11 New High School Students Arrive
Saturday, August 13 Returning High School Students Arrive
Monday, August 15 High School Classes Begin
Tuesday, August 16 New College Students Arrive
Wednesday, August 17 HS Academic Classes Held
Thursday, August 18 Returning College Students Arrive
Friday, August 19 Students check in at their Art Schools
Monday, August 22 College Classes Begin; Special Student Registration
Wednesday, August 24 HS Academic Classes Held
Friday, August 26 Last Day to Add or Drop a Class (no grade assigned)
Monday, September 5 Labor Day (Classes Held)
Friday, October 7 Last Day to Withdraw from Classes with grade of "W"
Saturday-Tuesday, October 8-11 Fall Break; No Classes
Tuesday, November 22 Liberal Arts Classes End
Wednesday-Sunday, November 23-27 Thanksgiving Holiday; No Classes
Monday-Wednesday, November 28-30 College Exam Period
Tuesday, November 29 High School Classes End
Wednesday-Friday, November 30-December 2 High School Exam Period
Thursday-Friday, December 1 Art Classes, Exams, and Activities Resume
Monday-Saturday, December 5-17 Intensive Arts (Nutcracker students follow production schedule)
Saturday, December 17 Semester Ends (Fall Graduation Date)
Spring Semester 2017
Monday, January 9 Students check in at their Art Schools
Friday, January 13 Last Day to Add or Drop a Class (no grade assigned)
Monday, January 16 Martin Luther King Jr. Day; No Classes
Friday, February 24 Last Day to Withdraw from class with a grade of "W"
Saturday-Sunday, March 4-12 Spring Break; No Classes
Monday, March 13 Classes Resume
Monday-Friday, March 27-31 Fall Semester Course Planning & Preregistration
Monday, May 1 College Classes End
Tuesday-Friday, May 2-5 College Final Exam Period
Friday, May 5 High School Classes End
Saturday, May 6 College Commencement (10:00 a.m.)
Monday-Wednesday, May 8-10 High School Exams
Thursday, May 11 High School Exam Makeup Day
Saturday, May 13 High School Commencement (10:00 a.m.)
Saturday, May 13 Spring Semester Ends 

Three-Year Academic Calendar