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Office of Records and Advising

Academic Calendar

Fall 2016

Fall Semester (2016F)
August 1 - October 15 Petition via Self-Service on mySXU for Spring 2017 Graduation
August 17 New Faculty Orientation
August 18 Faculty Convocation
August 19 New Student Induction and Medallion Ceremony
August 22 Fall Semester Begins
September 5 Labor Day: No Classes
September 12 Final day to change a class from audit to credit
September 21 Spirit of Mercy Day Celebrated (Noon classes canceled)
October 7-9 Homecoming
October 15 Deadline to file for Spring 2017 Graduation
October 19 Final Day to change a class from credit to audit or pass/fail
October 19-November 3 Registration for Spring 2017 classes for currently enrolled students
October 25 Faculty Development Day - Classes canceled between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.
October 31 Incomplete grades due from Spring 2016 semester and Summer 2016 term
November 4 Registration begins for May Term 2017 and Summer Term 2017 for currently enrolled students
November 23-27 Thanksgiving Holiday
TBD Founder's Day (Noon - 5 p.m.)
December 5-9 Final Examinations

The dates above generally refer to full semester dates. Condensed session dates may be different. Contact Records and Advising for more information.

For more information regarding refund and withdrawal dates, please go to the Withdrawal and Tuition Refunds web page.

Spring 2017

Spring Semester (2017S)
January 1 - March 15 Petition via Self-Service on mySXU for Summer 2017 and Winter 2017 Graduation
January 9 Spring Semester Begins
January 16 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday: no classes
January 30 Final day to change a class from audit to credit
March 6 - 12 Spring Break
March 8 Final Day to change a class from credit to audit or pass/fail
March 15 Deadline to file for Summer 2017 and Winter 2017 Graduation
March 16 - 30 Registration for Fall 2017 classes for currently enrolled students
March 20 Incomplete grades due from Fall 2016 semester
April 5 Grad Fest 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
April 13-16 Easter Holiday
May 1 - 6 Final Examinations
May 5 - 6 Annual Commencement Ceremonies

The dates above generally refer to full semester dates. Condensed session dates may be different. Contact Records and Advising for more information.

For more information regarding refund and withdrawal dates, please go to the Withdrawal and Tuition Refunds web page.

Summer 2017

Summer Semester (2016U)
May 8 - 27 May Term
May 8 - August 12 Summer Term
May 29 Memorial Day observed: no classes
July 4 Independence Day: no classes
TBD by Instructor Final examinations for Summer

For more information regarding refund and withdrawal dates, please go to the Withdrawal and Tuition Refunds web page.

Continuing Education/Degree Completion 2016-2017

FALL    
Monday August 22, 2016 Fall I Term begins
Monday September 5, 2016 Labor Day*
Saturday October 15, 2016 Fall I Term ends
     
Monday October 17, 2016 Fall II Term begins
Thursday-Saturday November 24-26, 2016 Thanksgiving Holiday*
Saturday December 10, 2016 Fall II Terms ends
     
SPRING    
Monday January 9, 2017 Spring I Term begins
Monday January 16, 2017 Martin Luther King Jr. Day*
Saturday March 4, 2017 Spring I Term ends
     
Monday-Saturday March 6-11, 2017 Spring Break
Monday March 13, 2017 Spring II Term begins
Thursday-Saturday April 13-15, 2017 Easter Break*
Saturday May 6, 2017 Spring II Term ends
     
SUMMER    
Monday May 15, 2017 Summer I Term begins
Monday May 29, 2017 Memorial Day*
Saturday June 24, 2017 Summer I Term ends
     
Monday July 3, 2017 Summer II Term begins
Tuesday July 4, 2017 Independence Day*
Saturday August 12, 2017 Summer II Term ends
     

*University Holidays – No class meeting on these dates.                                                            (May 7, 2016)

Fall Final Exam Schedule

  8 - 9:50 a.m. 10 - 11:50 a.m. 12 - 1:50 p.m. 2 - 3:50 p.m.
Monday, December 5 Classes which meet 8 a.m. M-W-F Classes which meet 11 a.m. M-W-F Math 135

Classes which meet 2 p.m. M-W-F

Tuesday, December 6 Classes which meet 8 a.m. T-Th Classes which meet 11 a.m. T-Th Math 121, 122
Math 131, 132, 222
Classes which meet 2 p.m. T-Th
Wednesday, December 7 Classes which meet 9 a.m. M-W-F Math 105, 112 Classes which meet 12 p.m. M-W-F Classes which meet 3 p.m. M-W-F
Thursday, December 8 Classes which meet 9:30 a.m. T-Th   Classes which meet 12:30 p.m. T-Th Classes which meet 3:30 - 4:50 p.m. T-TH
Friday, December 9   Classes which meet 10 a.m. M-W-F Classes which meet 1 p.m. M-W-F  

Spring Final Exam Schedule

  8 - 9:50 a.m. 10 - 11:50 a.m. 12 - 1:50 p.m. 2 - 3:50 p.m.
Monday, May 1 Classes which meet 8 a.m. M-W-F Classes which meet 11 a.m. M-W-F Math 135 Classes which meet 2 p.m. M-W-F
Tuesday, May 2 Classes which meet 8 a.m. T-Th Classes which meet 11 a.m. T-Th Math 121, 122
Math 131, 132, 222
Classes which meet 2 p.m. T-Th
Wednesday, May 3 Classes which meet 9 a.m. M-W-F Math 105, 112 Classes which meet 12 p.m. M-W-F Classes which meet 3 p.m. M-W-F
Thursday, May 4 Classes which meet 9:30 a.m. T-Th   Classes which meet 12:30 p.m. T-Th Classes which meet 3:30 - 4:50 p.m. T-TH
Friday, May 5   Classes which meet 10 a.m. M-W-F Classes which meet 1 p.m. M-W-F