Academic Calendar

Academic Year 2016-2017

summer 2016

June 2016

3FridayGraduate Business make-up session for Memorial Day.
7TuesdaySecond Student Health warning for students not in compliance in the first summer session.
14TuesdayThird Student Health warning for students not in compliance in the first summer session.
21TuesdayStudent Health registration holds placed for students not in compliance in the first summer session.
23ThursdayFirst 5-week undergraduate, Graduate Education and Communication and Leadership sessions end.
Online grading available in myCanisius.
27MondaySecond Summer sessions begin.
5 week Undergraduate, Graduate Education, Communication and Leadership sessions begin.
29WednesdayFirst 5 week session final grades due.
30ThursdayFirst 6 week Graduate Business and Professional Studies sessions end.

July 2016

4MondayFourth of July holiday — No classes.
5TuesdaySecond 6 week Graduate Business and Professional Studies sessions begin.
First Student Health warning for students not in compliance in the second summer session.
6WednesdayFirst Graduate Business and Professional Studies session grades due.
8FridayGraduate Business make-up session for Fourth of July holiday.
12TuesdaySecond Student Health warning for students not in compliance in the second summer session.
19TuesdayThird Student Health warning for students not in compliance in the second summer session.
26TuesdayStudent Health registration holds placed for students not in compliance in the second summer session.
28ThursdaySecond 5 week Undergraduate, Graduate Education, Communication and Leadership sessions end.
Online grading available in myCanisius.

August 2016

3WednesdaySecond 5 week session final grades due.
11ThursdaySecond Graduate Business and Professional Studies sessions end
17WednesdaySecond Graduate Business and Professional Studies session grades due.
22MondayLast day to submit final grades for any summer course

Online grading turned off

Fall 2016

August 2016

22MondayNew faculty orientation
24WednesdayAdjunct orientation
29MondayClasses begin in all divisions

First day to apply for a course through the pass/fail program
31WednesdayCounselor Education session one begins

September 2016

2FridayLast day to apply for a course through the pass/fail program
3SaturdayLast day to drop/add a course (all divisions)
5MondayLabor Day — No classes
6TuesdayWithdrawal from courses begins (all divisions)

90% withdrawal refund (full-term classes)

Begin 50% withdrawal refund for Professional Studies and Online Technologies/TESOL session one

Begin 30% withdrawal refund for Counselor Education session one

First student health warnings for students not in compliance

Deadline for submitting Core Curriculum proposals for inclusion in spring
2017 schedule
13TuesdayBegin 50% withdrawal refund (full-term classes)

Begin 20% withdrawal refund for Professional Studies and Online Technologies/TESOL session one

Second student health warnings for students not in compliance
14WednesdayBegin 0% withdrawal refund for Counselor Education session one
16FridaySpring 2017 schedule and advisement guide information sent to department chairs and program directors
20Tuesday50% withdrawal refund (full-term classes)

Begin 0% withdrawal refund for Professional Studies and Online Technologies/TESOL session one

Third student health warnings for students not in compliance
26MondaySpring 2017 schedule due to associate deans
27TuesdayBegin 25% withdrawal refund (full-term classes)

Student health registration cancellations for students not in compliance
28WednesdayStudent Progress Report submission by faculty begins

Counselor Education session one ends

Spring 2017 advisement guide submissions due to student records & financial services
30FridayFall 2016 final exam schedule available in myCanisius

October 2016

4Tuesday25% Withdrawal Refund
5WednesdayStudent Progress Report submission by faculty ends

Counselor Education session one grades due

Counselor Education session two begins
6ThursdayEmail to designated students regarding Student Progress Reports
7FridayStudent Progress Report meetings with advisors begin
10MondayFall Holiday — no classes (except Graduate Business - those classes are in session)
11TuesdayFall Holiday — No classes

25% withdrawal refund (full-term classes)
12WednesdayBegin 30% withdrawal refund for Counselor Education session two
14FridaySpring 2017 schedule and advisement guide available in myCanisius
18Tuesday25% withdrawal refund (full-term classes)
20ThursdayBegin no withdrawal refund for Counselor Education session two
21FridayStudent Progress Report meetings with advisors end
22SaturdayProfessional Studies and Online Technologies/TESOL session one ends
24MondayProfessional Studies and Online Technologies/TESOL session two begins
25TuesdayBegin no withdrawal refund (full-term classes)
26WednesdayProfessional Studies and Online Technologies/TESOL session one grades due
29SaturdaySpring 2017 undergraduate registration begins for students with 84.0 or more completed credit hours

Drop/Add ends for Professional Studies session two
31MondaySpring 2017 graduate registration begins

November 2016

1TuesdayFirst Student Health warnings for students not in compliance in Professional Studies session two
2WednesdayFaculty Deficiency Report submission begins

Counselor Education session two ends
5SaturdaySpring 2017 undergraduate registration begins for students with 54.0 – 83.0 earned credit hours
7MondayBegin 50% withdrawal refund for Professional Studies and Online Technologies/TESOL session two
8TuesdaySecond Student Health warnings for students not in compliance in Professional Studies session two
9WednesdayFaculty Deficiency Report submission ends

Counselor Education session two grades due

Counselor Education session three begins
10ThursdayEmail to designated students regarding Deficiency Reports
11FridayVeterans’ Day — classes in session.
12SaturdaySpring 2017 undergraduate registration begins for students with 24.0 – 53.0 earned credit hours
14MondayBegin 20% withdrawal refund for Professional Studies and Online Technologies/TESOL session two
15TuesdayThird Student Health warnings for students not in compliance in Professional Studies session two
16WednesdayBegin 30% withdrawal refund for Counselor Education session three
18FridayLast day to withdraw from a course

Summer 2017 schedule information to department chairs and program directors
19SaturdaySpring 20176 undergraduate registration begins for students with 0 – 23 earned credit hours
21MondayBegin no withdrawal refund for Professional Studies and Online Technologies/TESOL session two
22TuesdayStudent Health registration cancellations for students not in compliance in Professional Studies session two
23WednesdayThanksgiving Recess begins - no classes
24ThursdayThanksgiving Day - no classes

Begin no withdrawal refund for Counselor Education session three
25FridayThanksgiving Recess - no classes
26SaturdayThanksgiving Recess - no classes
28MondayClasses resume

December 2016

5MondayFirst day to withdraw from pass/fail program
7WednesdayCounselor Education session three ends
9FridayUndergraduate classes end

Last day to withdraw from pass/fail program
10SaturdayGraduate classes end
12MondayFinal Exams begin

Final grade entry available in myCanisius
16FridayUndergraduate Final Exams end
17SaturdayGraduate Final Exams end

Professional Studies and Online Technologies/TESOL session two ends
21WednesdayFinal grades due by 9:00 am

Final grade entry in myCanisius off at 5:00 pm
22ThursdayFinal grades available in myCanisius
23FridayCollege holiday shutdown begins

Spring 2017

January 2017

3TuesdayCollege reopens after holiday shutdown
16MondayMartin Luther King Day — no classes
17TuesdayClasses begin in all divisions

First day to apply for a course through the pass/fail program
18WednesdayCounselor Education session one begins
23MondayLast day to drop or add a class (all divisions)

Last day to apply for a course through the pass/fail program
24TuesdayWithdrawal from classes begins (all divisions)

Begin 90% withdrawal refund (full-term classes)

Begin 50% withdrawal refund for Professional Studies session one

Begin 50% withdrawal refund for Online Technologies/TESOL session one
25WednesdayFirst Student Health warnings for students not in compliance

Begin 30% Withdrawal Refund for Counselor Education session one
31TuesdayBegin 50% withdrawal refund (full-term classes)

Begin 20% withdrawal refund for Professional Studies session one

Begin 20% withdrawal refund for Online Technologies/TESOL session one

Begin 0% withdrawal refund for Counselor Education session one

February 2017

1WednesdaySecond Student Health warnings for students not in compliance
3FridaySummer 2017 schedule due to Student Records & Financial Services

Fall 2017 schedule and advisement guide information to department chairs and program directors
7Tuesday50% withdrawal refund (full-term classes)

Begin 0% withdrawal refund for Professional Studies session one

Begin 0% withdrawal refund for Online Technologies/TESOL session one
8WednesdayThird Student Health warnings for students not in compliance
14TuesdayBegin 25% withdrawal refund (full-term classes)
15WednesdayStudent Progress Report submission by faculty begins

Student Health registration cancellations for students not in compliance

Exam schedule available in my Canisius

Counselor Education session two ends
17FridayFall 2017 schedule due to associate deans
20MondayPresidents' Day holiday — no classes in session, except graduate business classes
21TuesdayPresidents' Day holiday — no classes

25% withdrawal refund (full-term classes)
22WednesdayStudent Progress Report submission by faculty ends

Fall 2017 advisement guide submissions due to Student Records & Financial Services

Counselor Education session one grades due

Counselor Education session two begins
23ThursdayEmail to designated students regarding Progress Reports
24FridayProgress meetings with advisors begin
28TuesdaySummer 2017 schedule available in MyCanisius

25% withdrawal refund (full-term classes)

Begin 30% withdrawal refund for Counselor Education session two

March 2017

7Tuesday25% withdrawal refund(full-term classes)

Begin 0% withdrawal refund for Counselor Education session two
10FridayStudent Progress Report meetings with advisors end

Fall 2017 schedule and advisement guide available in myCanisius
11SaturdayProfessional Studies session one ends

Online Technologies/TESOL session one ends
13MondaySpring Recess begins

Summer 2017 undergraduate and graduate registration begins

Online Technologies/TESOL session two begins
14TuesdayNo withdrawal refund (full-term classes)
15WednesdayProfessional Studies session one grades due

Online Technologies/TESOL session one grades due
20MondayClasses resume

Professional Studies session two begins

Begin 50% withdrawal refund for Online Technologies/TESOL session two
27MondayStudent Deficiency Report submission begins by faculty

Begin 50% withdrawal refund for Professional Studies session two

Begin 20% withdrawal refund for Online Technologies/TESOL session two
28TuesdayFirst Student Health warnings for students not in compliance in Professional Studies session two
29WednesdayCounselor Education session two ends

April 2017

3MondayFall 2017 Graduate Registration Begins

Begin 20% withdrawal refund for Professional Studies session two

Begin 0% withdrawal refund for Online Technologies/TESOL session two
4TuesdayFall 2017 undergraduate registrations begins for students with 72.0 or more earned credit hours

Second Student Health warnings for students not in compliance in Professional Studies session two
5WednesdayIgnatian Scholarship Day

Counselor Education session two grades due

Counselor Education session three begins
10MondayStudent Deficiency Report submission by faculty ends

Begin 0% Withdrawal Refund for Professional Studies session two
11TuesdayEmail to designated students regarding Deficiency Reports

Third Student Health warnings for students not in compliance in Professional Studies session two

Begin 30% withdrawal refund for Counselor Education session three
13ThursdayEaster recess - no classes
14FridayCollege closed - no classes
15SaturdayEaster recess - no classes
17MondayClasses resume
18TuesdayFall 2017 undergraduate registrations begins for students with 42.0 - 71.0 earned credit hours

Student Health registration cancellations for students not in compliance in Professional Studies session two

Begin 0% withdrawal refund for Counselor Education session three
21FridayLast day to withdraw from a course
25TuesdayFall 2017 undergraduate registrations begins for students with 0-41.0 earned credit hours

May 2017

1MondayFirst day to withdraw from pass/fail program
3WednesdayCounselor Education session three ends
5FridayUndergraduate classes end

Last day to withdraw from pass/fail program
6SaturdayGraduate classes end
8MondayFinal exams begin
Final grade entry available in myCanisius
12FridayUndergraduate final exams end
13SaturdayGraduate final exams end

Professional studies session two ends
17WednesdayFinal grades due 9:00am

Final grade entry in MyCanisius off at 5:00pm

Graduate Commencement Exercises
18ThursdayFinal grades available in myCanisius
19FridaySpring Honors Convocation

Baccalaureate Mass
20SaturdayUndergraduate Commencement Exercises
22MondayFirst 5-week undergraduate, Graduate Education and Communication and Leadership sessionsbegins
29MondayMemorial Day — no classes

Academic year 2017-2018

Please note that additional detail for this calendar is under construction. 
We will add details in the coming weeks, but wanted to provide the beginning dates, ending dates, and holidays for planning purposes.

summer 2017

May 2017

22MondaySummer Classes Begin (First 5-week Session, First 6-week Session, 12-week Session)
29MondayMemorial Day - No Classes

June 2017

2FridayGraduate Business Make-up Session for Memorial Day (this includes undergraduate business classes in the 6-week session)
24SaturdayFirst 5-week Session Classes End

July 2017

1SaturdayFirst 6-week Session Classes End
3MondayClasses Begin (Second 5-week Session, Second 6-week Session)
4TuesdayIndependence Day - No Classes

August 2017

5SaturdaySecond 5-week Session Classes End
12Saturday12-week Session Classes End and Second 6-week Session Classes End

Fall 2017

August 2017

28MondayFall Classes Begin

September 2017

4MondayLabor Day - No Classes

October 2017

9MondayFall Holiday - No Classes
10TuesdayFall Holiday - No Classes

November 2017

11SaturdayVeterans Day - Classes in Session
22WednesdayThanksgiving Break - No Classes
23ThursdayThanksgiving Break - No Classes
24FridayThanksgiving Break - No Classes
25SaturdayThanksgiving Break - No Classes

December 2017

7ThursdayUndergraduate Classes End
8FridayUndergraduate Reading Day
9SaturdayGraduate Classes End
11MondayFinal Exams Begin
15FridayUndergraduate Final Exams End
16SaturdayGraduate Exams End
20WednesdayGrades Due

Spring 2018

January 2018

15MondayMartin Luther King Day - No Classes
16TuesdayClasses Begin

February 2018

19MondayPresidents' Day Break - No Classes
20TuesdayPresidents' Day Break - No Classes

March 2018

28WednesdayEaster & Spring Recess Begins - No Classes

April 2018

9MondayClasses Resume

May 2018

3ThursdayUndergraduate Classes End
4FridayUndergraduate Reading Day
5SaturdayGraduate Classes End
7MondayFinal Exams Begin
11FridayUndergraduate Final Exams End
12SaturdayGraduate Final Exams End
16WednesdayGrades Due

Graduate Commencement Exercises
18FridayHonors Convocation

Baccalaureate Mass
19SaturdayUndergraduate Commencement Exercises

Academic year 2018-2019

Please note that additional detail for this calendar is under construction. 
We will add details in the coming weeks, but wanted to provide the beginning dates, ending dates, and holidays for planning purposes.

summer 2018

May 2018

21MondaySummer Classes Begin (First 5-week Session, First 6-week Session, 12-week Session)
28MondayMemorial Day - No Classes

June 2018

1FridayGraduate Business Make-up Session for Memorial Day (this includes undergraduate business classes in the 6-week session)
23SaturdayFirst 5-week Session Classes End
30SaturdayFirst 6-week Session Classes End

July 2018

2MondayClasses Begin (Second 5-week Session, Second 6-week Session)
4WednesdayIndependence Day - No Classes

August 2018

4SaturdaySecond 5-week Session Classes End
11Saturday12-week Session Classes End and Second 6-week Session Classes End

Fall 2018

August 2018

27MondayFall Classes Begin

September 2018

3MondayLabor Day - No Classes

October 2018

8MondayFall Holiday - No Classes
9TuesdayFall Holiday - No Classes

November 2018

11SundayVeterans Day
21WednesdayThanksgiving Break - No Classes
22ThursdayThanksgiving Break - No Classes
23FridayThanksgiving Break - No Classes
24SaturdayThanksgiving Break - No Classes

December 2018

6ThursdayUndergraduate Classes End
7FridayUndergraduate Reading Day
8SaturdayGraduate Classes End
10MondayFinal Exams Begin
14FridayUndergraduate Final Exams End
15SaturdayGraduate Exams End
19WednesdayGrades Due

Spring 2019

January 2019

14MondayClasses Begin
21MondayMartin Luther King Day - No Classes

February 2019

18MondayPresidents' Day Break - No Classes
19TuesdayPresidents' Day Break - No Classes

March 2019

18MondaySpring Recess Begins - No Classes
25MondayClasses Resume

April 2019

17WednesdayEaster Break - No Classes
18ThursdayEaster Break - No Classes
19FridayEaster Break - No Classes
22MondayClasses Resume

May 2019

2ThursdayUndergraduate Classes End
3FridayUndergraduate Reading Day
4SaturdayGraduate Classes End
6MondayFinal Exams Begin
10FridayUndergraduate Final Exams End
11SaturdayGraduate Final Exams End
15WednesdayGrades Due

Graduate Commencement Exercises
17FridayHonors Convocation

Baccalaureate Mass
18SaturdayUndergraduate Commencement Exercises