Academic Schedule

The Academic Year of the MSIS program consists of four sessions: 
  • Winter (12 weeks) early Jan. - late March
  • Spring (12 weeks) early April - late June
  • Summer (6 weeks) early July - mid Aug.
  • Fall (12 weeks) late Aug. - early Dec.

In the 12-week sessions, courses meet once a week on a weekday evening from 6:00 - 9:30 p.m. or on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. In the 6-week summer session, each course meets twice a week on weekdays from 6:00 - 9:30 p.m.

Winter 2017

  • January 9 | Monday | Classes begin

  • January 16 | Monday | Last day to add or drop a course

  • January 21 | Saturday | Winter Graduation degree conferral

  • January 30 | Monday | Last day for withdrawal from courses with W, WP, or WF

  • February 28 | Tuesday | Last day to apply for Spring Graduation

  • March 20 | Monday | Registration opens for Summer/Fall or Summer-only programs

  • March 30 | Thursday | Last day of Winter Session

 

 Spring 2017

  • April 10 | Monday | Classes begin

  • April 18 | Tuesday | Last day to add or drop a course

  • May 1 | Monday | Last day for withdrawal from courses with W, WP, or WF

  • May 20 | Saturday| Spring Graduation degree conferral

  • May 29 | Monday | Memorial Day holiday

  • May 30 | Tuesday | Registration opens for Fall only programs

  • June 1 | Thursday | Deadline for submitting application for Sept. 1 degree conferral

  • June 29 | Thursday | Last day of Spring Session

 

Summer 2017

  • July 5 | Wednesday | Classes begin

  • July 12 | Wednesday | Last day to add or drop a course

  • July 19 | Wednesday | Last day for withdrawal from courses with W, WP, or WF
  • August 15 | Tuesday | Last day of Summer Session
 

Fall 2017

  • August 28 | Monday | Classes begin

  • September 1 | Friday | Degree Conferral (no ceremony)
  • September 4 | Monday | Labor Day Holiday (no class)
  • September 5 | Tuesday | Last day to add or drop a course

  • September 18 | Monday | Registration opens for Winter/Spring or Winter only programs

  • September 25 | Monday | Last day for withdrawal from courses with W, WP, or WF

  • October 11 | Wednesday | Last day to apply for Winter Graduation

  • November 20 | Monday | Last day of Fall Session

  • December 11 | Monday | Registration opens for Spring-only programs

 

Classes Start April 10

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