Saint Xavier University Chicago Campus

Office of Records and Advising

Academic Calendar

Below you will find the Academic Calendar for Saint Xavier University. 

Summer 2018

Summer Semester (2018U)
May 7 - 26 May Term
May 7 - August 11 Summer terms
May 28 Memorial Day observed: no classes
July 3 Some classes canceled. Students should check with their instructor.
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 page.

Continuing Education/Degree Completion 2017-2018

Fall
Monday August 21, 2017 Fall I Term begins
Monday September 4, 2017 Labor Day*
Saturday October 14, 2017 Fall I Term ends
   
Monday October 16, 2017 Fall II Term begins
Wednesday-Saturday November 22-25, 2017 Thanksgiving Holiday*
Saturday December 9, 2017 Fall II Terms ends
Spring  
Monday January 8, 2018 Spring I Term begins
Monday January 15, 2018 Martin Luther King Jr. Day*
Saturday March 3, 2018 Spring I Term ends
   
Monday-Saturday March 5-10, 2018 Spring Break
Monday March 12, 2018 Spring II Term begins
Wednesday-Saturday March 28-31, 2018 Easter Break*
Saturday May 5, 2018 Spring II Term ends
Summer  
Monday May 14, 2018 Summer I Term begins
Monday May 28, 2018 Memorial Day*
Saturday June 23, 2018 Summer I Term ends
   
Monday July 2, 2018 Summer II Term begins
Wednesday July 4, 2018 Independence Day*
Saturday August 12, 2018 Summer II Term ends

*University Holidays – No class meeting on these dates.                                                         (February 28, 2017)

Fall 2018

Fall Semester (2018F)
August 1 - October 15 Petition via Self-Service on mySXU for spring 2019 graduation
August 22 New Faculty Orientation/Adjunct Faculty Orientation
August 23 Faculty Convocation
August 23-24 Cougar Trax
August 27 Fall (full semester) begins
Fall I accelerated session begins
September 3 Labor Day: no classes
September 17 Final day to change a class from audit to credit
September 19 Spirit of Mercy Day Celebrated (noon classes canceled)
September 17-22 Homecoming
October 15 Deadline to petition for spring 2019 graduation
October 23 Faculty Development Day - Classes canceled between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.
October 24 Final day to change a class from credit to audit or pass/fail
October 24 - November 8 Registration for spring 2019 classes for currently enrolled students
October 20 Fall I accelerated session ends
October 22 Fall II accelerated session begins
October 23 Faculty Professional Development Day: all full semester classes between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. are canceled
November 5 Incomplete grades due from spring 2018 semester and summer 2018 semester
November 9 Registration for May term 2019 and summer 2019 begins for currently enrolled students
November 21-25 Thanksgiving Holiday
December 10-15 Final Examinations
December 15 Fall (full semester) ends
Fall II accelerated session ends

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 page.

Spring 2019

Spring Semester (2019S)
January 1 - March 15 Petition via Self-Service on mySXU for summer 2019 and winter 2019 graduation
January 14 Spring (full semester) begins
Spring I accelerated session begins
January 21 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday: no classes
February 4 Final day to change a class from audit to credit
March 9 Spring I accelerated session ends
March 11-17 Spring Break
March 13 Final day to change a class from credit to audit or pass/fail
March 15 Deadline to petition for summer 2019 and winter 2019 graduation
March 18 Spring II accelerated session begins
March 20 - April 4 Registration for fall 2019 classes for currently enrolled students
March 25 Incomplete grades due from fall 2018 semester
March 19 Grad Fest 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
March 27 Mission Heritage Day
April 18-21 Easter Holiday
May 6 -11 Final Examinations
May 11 Spring (full semester) ends
Spring II accelerated session ends
May 11 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 page.

Summer 2019

Summer Semester (2019U)
May 13 - June 1 May Term
May 13 - August 10 Summer terms
May 27 Memorial Day observed: no classes
July 4 Independence Day: no classes
July 5 Staff Appreciation 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 page.

Fall 2018 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 10 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 11 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 12 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 13 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 14   Classes which meet 10 a.m. M-W-F Classes which meet 1 p.m. M-W-F  

Spring 2019 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 6 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 7 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 8 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 9 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 10   Classes which meet 10 a.m. M-W-F Classes which meet 1 p.m. M-W-F