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.

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

Winter 2018

  • January 8 | Monday | Classes begin

  • January 15 | Monday | Last day to add or drop a course
  • January 20 | Saturday | Winter Graduation degree conferral
  • January 29 | Monday | Last day for withdrawal from courses with W, WP, or WF

  • February 27 | Tuesday | Last day to apply for Spring Graduation

  • March 19 | Monday | Registration opens for Summer/Fall or Summer-only programs

  • March 29 | Thursday | Last day of Winter Session

Spring 2018

  • April 9 | Monday | Classes begin

  • April 16 | Monday | Last day to add or drop a course
  • April 30 | Monday | Last day for withdrawal from courses with W, WP, or WF
  • May 19 | Saturday | Spring Graduation degree conferral

  • May 28 | Monday | Memorial Day holiday

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

  • June 28 | Thursday | Last day of Spring Session

 

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