Academic Calendar

College of Nursing
2022-2023 Academic Calendar

The College of Nursing reserves the right to make changes to this calendar.
The calendar below does not apply to Second Degree Prelicensure Accelerated BSN. Click here for the ABSN calendar.

(Traditional Undergraduate and Graduate Programs)

Summer 2023

May 22                    First Day of Classes; Tuition and Fees Due for Summer 2023
May 22-30              Late Registration and Drop/Add Period
May 29                    Memorial Day – Nursing classes are not in session
June TBD               Fall 2023 Advisement opens for RN-BSN and Graduate Students
July 4                      Independence Day – Nursing classes are not in session
July 7                      Last Day to Withdraw and Receive a “W”
July 28                    Last Day of Semester
July 31                    Grades Due at Noon


Fall 2023
First Day of Classes                             August 21
Drop/Add Period                                 August 21 – 28
Labor Day Holiday                              September 4
White Coat Ceremony                         September 15, 2pm, Sheffield Student Center
Graduation Application Deadline
For Spring and Summer 2024           October 16
Last Day Course W/D                          October 23
Fall Break                                               November 20 – 22
Thanksgiving Holiday                         November 23 – 26
MSN Hooding Ceremony                   December 2, 1pm, Day Hall Auditorium
Last Day of Classes                              December 15
Grades Due                                           December 20 at noon

Spring 2024
First Day of Classes                             January 8
Drop/Add Period                                 January 8 – 16
MLK Holiday                                        January 15
Spring Break                                         March 4 – 8
Last Day Course W/D                         March 20
Easter Holiday                                      March 29 – 31
Last Day of Classes                              May 3
Grades Due                                           May 8 at noon
Pinning & Hooding Ceremony         May 9, 10am, Sheffield Student Center
Commencement                                  May 12, time TBD, Gas South Arena

Summer 2024
First Day of Classes                             May 20
Drop/Add Period                                 May 20 – 28
Memorial Day Holiday                       May 27
Last Day Course W/D                         June 28
Independence Day Holiday               July 4
Last Day Course W/D                         July 8
Last Day of Classes                             July 26
Grades Due                                          July 31 at noon