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Fall Semester 2021
Mon-Fri, August 16-20 Introduction Week
Monday, August 23 First Day of Instruction
Monday, September 6 Labor Day Holiday
Thursday, November 11 Veterans’ Day Holiday
Thu-Fri, November 25-26 Thanksgiving Holiday
Thursday, December 2 Classes end
Fri-Mon, December 3-6 Reading period
Tues-Mon, December 7-20 Examination period

Tuesday, November 9 will be treated as a Thursday for class schedule purposes. Wednesday, November 24 is treated as a Friday for class schedule purposes.

Spring Semester 2022
Monday, January 10 First Day of Instruction
Monday, January 17 Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday
Monday, February 21 Presidents' Day Holiday
Mon-Fri, March 21-25 Spring Recess
Friday, March 25 César Chávez Day
Tuesday, April 26 Classes End
Wed-Thurs, April 27-28 Reading Period
Fri-Fri, April 29-May 13 Examination Period
Sat, May 14 Commencement

Tuesday, February 22 is treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes.

Fall Semester 2020
Mon-Fri, August 17-21 Introduction Week
Monday, August 24 First Day of Instruction
Monday, September 7 Labor Day Holiday
Wednesday, November 11 Veterans’ Day Holiday
Wednesday, November 25 Classes End
Thu-Fri, November 26-27 Thanksgiving Holiday
Sat-Mon, November 28-30 Reading period
Tues-Sat, December 1-12 Examination period

Classes that meet on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday must schedule one additional class session prior to November 25. Timing can be at professor's discretion or in consultation with Assistant Dean for Student Affairs. **Exams will be given on Saturday, December 5 and/or Saturday, December 12.

Spring Semester 2021
Monday, January 11 First Day of Instruction
Monday, January 18 Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday
Monday, February 15 Presidents' Day Holiday
Mon-Fri, March 22-26 Spring Recess
Friday, March 26 César Chávez Day
Tuesday, April 27 Classes End
Wed-Thurs, April 28-29 Reading Period
Fri-Thurs, April 30-May 13, or Fri-Fri, April 30-May 14** Examination Period
Saturday, May 15 Commencement

Tuesday, February 16, will be treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes. **Exams will be given on Saturday, May 1 and/or Saturday, May 8.

Fall Semester 2019
Mon-Fri, August 19-23 Introduction Week
Monday, August 26 First Day of Instruction
Monday, September 2 Labor Day Holiday
Monday, November 11 Veterans’ Day Holiday
Thu-Fri, November 28-29 Thanksgiving Holiday
Thursday, December 5 Classes end
Fri-Sun, December 6-8 Reading period
Mon-Sat, December 9-21 Examination period

Tuesday, November 12, will be treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes.
Wednesday, November 27, will be treated as a Friday for class schedule purposes.
Exams will be held on Saturday, December 14 and Saturday, December 21.

Spring Semester 2020
Wednesday, January 8 First Day of Instruction
Monday, January 20 Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday
Monday, February 17 Presidents' Day Holiday
Mon-Fri, March 23-27 Spring Recess
Friday, March 27 César Chávez Day
Thursday, April 23 Classes End
Fri-Mon, April 24-27 Reading Period
Tues-Wed, April 28-May 13 Examination Period
Sat, May 16 Commencement

Wednesday, January 22, will be treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes.
Thursday, February 20, will be treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes. Exam will be held on Saturday, May 2.

Fall Semester 2018
Mon-Fri, August 13-17 Introduction Week
Monday, August 20 First Day of Instruction
Monday, September 3 Labor Day Holiday
Monday, November 12 Veterans’ Day Holiday
Thurs-Fri, November 22-23 Thanksgiving Holiday
Thursday, November 29 Classes end
Fri-Sun, Nov 30-Dec 2 Reading period
Mon-Tues, December 3-18** Examination period

Tuesday, November 13, is treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes. Wednesday, November 21, is treated as a Friday for class schedule purposes.  **Exams will be given on Saturday, December 8.

Spring Semester 2019
Wednesday, January 9 First Day of Instruction
Monday, January 21 Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday
Monday, February 18 Presidents' Day Holiday
Mon-Fri, March 25-29 Spring Recess
Friday, March 29 César Chávez Day
Thursday, April 25 Classes End
Fri-Mon, April 26-29 Reading Period
Tues-Wed, April 30-May 15 Examination Period
Saturday, May 18 Commencement

Wednesday, January 23, is treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes.  Thursday, February 21, is treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes. **Exams will be given on Saturday, May 4.

Fall Semester 2017
Mon-Fri, August 14-18 Introduction Week
Monday, August 21 First Day of Instruction
Monday, September 4 Labor Day Holiday
Friday, November 10 Veterans’ Day Holiday
Thurs-Fri, November 23-24 Thanksgiving Holiday
Thursday, November 30 Classes end
Fri-Sun, December 1-3 Reading period
Mon-Tues, December 4-19 Examination period

Wednesday, November 22nd and Tuesday, November 28th are each treated as a Friday for class schedule purposes.

Spring Semester 2018
Wednesday, January 10 First Day of Instruction
Monday, January 15 Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday
Monday, February 19 Presidents' Day Holiday
Mon-Fri, March 19-23 Spring Recess
Friday, March 30 César Chávez Day
Friday, April 27 Classes End
Sat-Mon, April 28-30 Reading Period
Tues-Wed, May 1-16 Examination Period
Saturday, May 19 Commencement

Thursday, January 18th is treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes.
Wednesday, February 21st will be treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes.

Fall Semester 2015
Mon-Fri, August 17-21 Introduction Week
Monday, August 24 First Day of Instruction
Monday, September 7 Labor Day Holiday
Wednesday, November 11 Veterans’ Day Holiday
Thu-Fri, November 26-27 Thanksgiving Holiday
Thursday, December 3 Classes end
Fri-Sun, December 4-6 Reading period
Mon-Sat, December 7-19 Examination period

Tuesday, December 1st is treated as a Friday for class schedule purposes.

Exams will be given on Saturday, December 12th and/or Saturday, December 19th.

Spring Semester 2016
Monday, January 11 First Day of Instruction
Monday, January 18 Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday
Monday, February 15 Presidents Day Holiday
Mon-Fri, March 21-25 Spring Recess
Friday, March 25 César Chávez Day
Tuesday, April 26 Classes End
Wed-Thurs, April 27-28 Reading Period
Fri-Fri, April 29- May 13 Examination Period
Saturday, May 14 Commencement

Tuesday, February 16th is treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes.

Exams will be given on Saturday, April 30th and/or Saturday, May 7th.

Fall Semester 2014
Mon-Fri, August 18-22 Introduction Week
Monday, August 25 Classes begin
Monday, September 1 Labor Day Holiday
Tuesday, November 11 Veterans’ Day Holiday
Thu-Fri, November 27-28 Thanksgiving Holiday
Thursday, December 4 Classes end
Fri-Sun, December 5-7 Reading period
Mon-Mon, December 8-22 Examination period

Wednesday, December 3 is treated as a Friday for class schedule purposes.

Spring Semester 2015
Thursday, January 8 Classes begin
Monday, January 19 Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday
Monday, February 16 Presidents Day Holiday
Mon-Fri, March 23-27 Spring Recess
Friday, March 27 César Chávez Day
Friday, April 24 Classes End
Sat-Tue, April 25-28 Reading Period
Wed-Thu, April 29- May 14 Examination Period
Friday, May 15 Commencement

Thursday, January 22 is treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes.

Friday, February 20 is treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes.

Fall Semester 2013
Mon-Fri, August 19-23 Introduction Week
Monday, August 26 Classes begin
Monday, September 2 Labor Day Holiday
Monday, November 11 Veterans’ Day Holiday
Thu-Fri, November 28-29 Thanksgiving Holiday
Thursday, December 5 Classes end
Fri-Sun, December 6-8 Reading period
Mon-Mon, December 9-23 Examination period

Tuesday, November 12 will be treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes.

Wednesday, December 4 will be treated as a Friday for class schedule purposes.

Spring Semester 2014
Thursday, January 9 Classes begin
Monday, January 20 Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday
Monday, February 17 Presidents Day Holiday
Mon-Fri, March 24-28 Spring Recess
Friday, March 28 César Chávez Day
Friday, April 25 Classes End
Sat-Tue, April 26-29 Reading Period
Wed-Thu, April 30-May 15 Examination Period
Friday, May 16 Commencement

Friday, January 24 will be treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes.

Thursday, February 20 will be treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes.

Fall Semester 2012
Mon-Fri, August 13-17 Introduction Week
Monday, August 20 Classes begin
Monday, September 3 Labor Day Holiday
Monday, November 12 Veterans’ Day Holiday
Thu-Fri, November 22-23 Thanksgiving Holiday
Friday, November 30 Classes end
Sat-Tues, December 1-4 Reading period
Wed-Thu, December 5-20 Examination period

Wednesday, November 14 is treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes.

Spring Semester 2013
Wednesday, January 9 Classes begin
Monday, January 21 Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday
Monday, February 18 Presidents Day Holiday
Mon-Fri, March 18-22 Spring Recess
Friday, March 29 César Chávez Day
Friday, April 26 Classes End
Sat-Tue, April 27-30 Reading Period
Wed-Thu, May 1-16 Examination Period
Friday, May 17 Commencement
Wednesday, January 23 is treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes.
Thursday, February 21 is treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes.

Fall Semester 2011
Mon-Fri, August 15-19 Introduction Week
Monday, August 22 Classes begin
Monday, September 5 Labor Day Holiday
Friday, November 11 Veterans' Day Holiday
Thu-Fri, November 24-25 Thanksgiving Holiday
Friday, December 2 Classes end
Sat-Tues, December 3-6 Reading period
Wed-Thu, December 7-22 Examination period

Tuesday, November 8 is treated as a Friday for class schedule purposes.

Spring Semester 2012
Wednesday, January 11 Classes begin
Monday, January 16 Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday
Monday, February 20 Presidents Day Holiday
Mon-Fri, March 19-23 Spring Recess
Friday, March 30 César Chávez Day
Friday, April 27 Classes End
Sat-Tues, April 28-May 1 Reading Period
Wed-Thu, May 2-17 Examination Period
Thu, May 17 Commencement
Wednesday, January 18 is treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes.
Thursday, February 23 will be treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes.

Fall Semester 2010
Mon-Fri, August 16-20 Introduction Week
Monday, August 23 Classes begin
Monday, September 6 Labor Day Holiday
Thursday, November 11 Veterans' Day Holiday
Thu-Fri, November 25-26 Thanksgiving Holiday
Friday, December 3 Classes end
Sat-Mon, December 4-6 Reading period
Tues-Wed, December 7-22 Examination period

Wednesday, November 10 is treated as a Thursday for class schedule purposes.

Spring Semester 2011
Monday, January 10 Classes begin
Monday, January 17 Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday
Monday, February 21 Presidents Day Holiday
Mon-Fri, March 21-25 Spring Recess
Tuesday, April 26 Classes End
Wed-Thurs, April 27-28 Reading Period
Fri-Fri, April 29-May 13** Examination Period
Friday, May 13 Commencement
Tuesday, February 22 is treated as a Monday for class schedule purposes.
**Examinations will be held on Saturday, May 7.

Fall Semester 2009
Mon-Fri, August 17-21 Introduction Week
Monday, August 24 Classes begin
Monday, September 7 Labor Day Holiday
Wednesday, November 11 Veterans' Day Holiday
Thu-Fri, November 26-27 Thanksgiving Holiday
Friday, December 4 Classes end
Sat-Mon, December 5-7 Reading period
Tues-Wed, December 8-23 Examination period
Spring Semester 2010
Monday, January 11 Classes begin
Monday, January 18 Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday
Monday, February 15 Presidents Day Holiday
Mon-Fri, March 22-26 Spring Recess
Tuesday, April 27 Classes End
Wed-Thurs, April 28-29 Reading Period
Fri-Fri, April 30-May 14** Examination Period
Fri, May 14 Commencement
Tuesday, February 16 is treated as a Monday
for class schedule purposes.
**Examinations will be held on Saturday, May 8.

Fall Semester 2008
Mon-Fri, August 18-22 Introduction Week
Monday, August 25 Classes begin
Monday, September 1 Labor Day Holiday
Tuesday, November 11 Veterans' Day Holiday
Thu-Fri, November 27-28 Thanksgiving Holiday
Friday, December 5 Classes end
Sat-Mon, December 6-8 Reading period
Tues-Tues, December 9-23 Examination period
Spring Semester 2009
Monday, January 12 Classes begin
Monday, January 19 Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday
Monday, February 16 Presidents Day Holiday
Mon-Fri, March 23-27 Spring Recess
Tuesday, April 28 Classes End
Wed-Thurs, April 29-30 Reading Period
Fri-Fri, May 1-14** Examination Period
Sat, May 16 Commencement
Tuesday, April 28 is treated as a Monday
for class schedule purposes.
**Examinations will be held on Saturday, May 9.