Academic Calendar

Current and Future Sessions:
Summer 2017
Fall 2017
Spring 2018
Summer 2018
Fall 2018
Spring 2019
Summer 2019
Fall 2019
Spring 2020
Summer 2020

Summer 2017 Academic Calendar

May  
Mon 1, Tues 2 Spring Faculty Conference
Mon 1 Summer Session Begins, All Programs*
June  
Sat 24 Classes End, 8 Week Summer Subsession A (Trimester)
Mon 26 Classes Begin, 8 Week Summer Subsession B (Trimester)
August  
Sat 19 Classes End, All Programs

*Face-to-Face will start Wednesday, May 3 or afterwards, but the online courses will begin Monday, May 1.

Fall 2017 Academic Calendar

August  
Wed 16, Thurs 17 Fall Faculty Conference
Sat 19 New Students Arrive
Sun 20 Returning Students Arrive
 Mon 21 Classes Begin,  Semester Programs
 Mon 28 Classes Begin,  Trimester Programs
September  
Mon 4 Labor Day - No Classes
October  
Fri 6 Midterm/End of Quarter, Semester Programs
Mon 9 Second Quarter Begins, Semester Programs
Fri-Sun 13-15 Homecoming
Fri 20 (5:00 pm) Fall Break Begins, Semester Programs
Sat 21 Classes End, 8 Week Fall Subsession A (Trimester)
Mon 23 Classes Begin, 8 Week Fall Subsession B (Trimester)
Wed 25 (8:00 am) Classes Resume, Semester Programs
November  
Tues 21 (9:00 pm) Thanksgiving Recess Begins
Mon 27 (8:00 am) Classes Resume
December  
Fri 1 Classes End, Semester Programs
Mon-Thurs 4-7 Semester Examinations
Sat 16 Commencement - Independence, Missouri
Sat 16 Classes End, 8 Week Fall Subsession B (Trimester)
Sat 16 Classes End, 16 Week Fall Session (Trimester)

Spring 2018 Academic Calendar

January  
Tues 2 Classes Begin, 16 Week Spring Session (Trimester)
Tues 2 Classes Begin, 8 Week Spring Subsession A (Trimester)
Mon 8 Classes Begin, Semester Programs
Mon 15 Martin Luther King, Jr Day (No Classes)
February  
Fri 23 Spring Recess Begins, Trimester Face-2-Face Programs
Fri 23 Midterm/End of Quarter, Semester Programs
Sat 24 Classes End, 8 Week Spring Subsession A (Trimester)
Mon 26 Classes Begin, 8 Week Spring Subsession B (Trimester)
Mon 26 Second Quarter Begins, Semester Programs
March  
Mon 5 (8:00 am) Classes Resume, Trimester Face-2-Face Programs
Fri 9 (5:00 pm) Spring Recess Begins, Semester Programs
Mon 19 (8:00 am) Classes Resume, Semester Programs
April  
Thurs 12 Scholars Showcase, Semester Programs (No Classes 8-5)
Fri 20 Classes End, Semester Programs
Sat 21 Classes End, Trimester Programs
Mon-Thurs 23-26 Semester Examinations, Semester Programs
Sat 28 Baccalaureate - Lamoni, Iowa
Sun 29 Commencement - Lamoni, Iowa

Summer 2018 Academic Calendar

April  
Mon 30 Spring Faculty Conference
Mon 30 Summer Session Begins, Trimester Programs
May  
Tues 1 Spring Faculty Conference
Wed 2 Summer Session Begins, Semester Programs
June  
Sat 23 Classes End, 8 Week Summer Subsession A (Trimester)
Mon 25 Classes Begin, 8 Week Summer Subsession B (Trimester)
August  
Fri 17 Classes End, Semester Programs
Sat 18 Classes End, Trimester Programs

Fall 2018 Academic Calendar

August 2018  
Wed 15, Thurs 16 Fall Faculty Conference
Sat 25 New Students Arrive
Sun 26 Returning Students Arrive
 Mon 27 Classes Begin,  Semester Programs
 Mon 27 Classes Begin,  Trimester Programs
September  
Mon 3 Labor Day - No Classes
October  
Fri-Sun 5-7 Homecoming
Fri 12 Midterm/End of Quarter, Semester Programs
Fri 12 (5:00 pm) Fall Break Begins, Semester Programs
Wed 17 (8:00 am) Classes Resume, Semester Programs
Wed 17 Second Quarter Begins, Semester Programs
Sat 20 Classes End, 8 Week Fall Subsession A (Trimester)
Mon 22 Classes Begin, 8 Week Fall Subsession B (Trimester)
November  
Tues 20 (9:00 pm) Thanksgiving Recess Begins
Mon 26 (8:00 am) Classes Resume
December  
Fri 7 Classes End, Semester Programs
Mon-Thurs 10-13 Semester Examinations
Sat 15 Commencement - Independence, Missouri
Sat 15 Classes End, 8 Week Fall Subsession B (Trimester)
Sat 15 Classes End, 16 Week Fall Session (Trimester)

 

Spring 2019 Academic Calendar

December 2018  
Mon 31 Classes Begin, 16 Week Spring Session (Trimester)
Mon 31 Classes Begin, 8 Week Spring Subsession A (Trimester)
January 2019  
Mon 7 Classes Begin, Semester Programs
Mon 21 Martin Luther King, Jr Day (No Classes)
February  
Fri 22 (5:00 pm) Spring Recess Begins, Trimester SON Face-2-Face Programs
Fri 22 Midterm/End of Quarter, Semester Programs
Sat 23 Classes End, 8 Week Spring Subsession A (Trimester)
Mon 25 Classes Begin, 8 Week Spring Subsession B (Trimester)
Mon 25 Second Quarter Begins, Semester Programs
March  
Mon 4 (8:00 am) Classes Resume, Trimester SON Face-2-Face Programs
Fri 8 (5:00 pm) Spring Recess Begins, Semester Programs
Mon 18 (8:00 am) Classes Resume, Semester Programs
April  
Thurs 11 Scholars Showcase, Semester Programs (No Classes 8-5)
Fri 19 Classes End, Semester Programs
Sat 20 Classes End, Trimester Programs
Mon-Thurs 22-25 Semester Examinations, Semester Programs
Sat 27 Baccalaureate - Lamoni, Iowa
Sun 28 Commencement - Lamoni, Iowa
Mon 29, Tues 30 Spring Faculty Conference

 

Summer 2019 Academic Calendar

April  
Mon 29 Summer Session Begins, Online Courses
May  
Wed 1 Summer Session Begins, Face-2-Face
June  
Sat 22 Classes End, 8 Week Summer Subsession A (Trimester)
Mon 24 Classes Begin, 8 Week Summer Subsession B (Trimester)
August  
Fri 16 Classes End, Semester Programs
Sat 17 Classes End, Trimester Programs

 

Fall 2019 Academic Announcements**

August 2019  
Wed 21, Thurs 22 Fall Faculty Conference
Sat 24 New Students Arrive
Sun 25 Returning Students Arrive
Mon 26 Classes Begin,  Semester Programs
Mon 26 Classes Begin,  Trimester Programs
September  
Mon 2 Labor Day - No Classes
October  
Fri-Sun Homecoming
Fri 11 Midterm/End of Quarter, Semester Programs
Fri 11 (5:00 pm) Fall Break Begins, Semester Programs
Wed 16 (8:00 am) Classes Resume, Semester Programs
Wed 16 Second Quarter Begins, Semester Programs
Sat 19 Classes End, 8 Week Fall Subsession A (Trimester)
Mon 21 Classes Begin, 8 Week Fall Subsession B (Trimester)
November  
Tues 26 (9:00 pm) Thanksgiving Recess Begins
December  
Mon 2 (8:00 am) Classes Resume
Fri 6 Classes End, Semester Programs
Mon-Thurs 9-12 Semester Examinations
Sat 14 Commencement - Independence, Missouri
Sat 14 Classes End, 8 Week Fall Subsession B (Trimester)
Sat 14 Classes End, 16 Week Fall Session (Trimester)

**Tentative dates subject to final approval by the Board of Trustees.

Spring 2020 Academic Announcements**

December 2019  
Mon 30 Classes Begin, 16 Week Spring Session (Trimester)
Mon 30 Classes Begin, 8 Week Spring Subsession A (Trimester)
January 2020  
Mon 6 Classes Begin, Semester Programs
Mon 20 Martin Luther King, Jr Day (No Classes)
February  
Fri 21 Midterm/End of Quarter, Semester Programs
Fri 21 (5:00 pm) Spring Recess Begins, Trimester SON Face-2-Face Programs
Sat 22 Classes End, 8 Week Spring Subsession A (Trimester)
Mon 24 Second Quarter Begins, Semester Programs
Mon 24 Classes Begin, 8 Week Spring Subsession B (Trimester)
March  
Mon 2 (8:00 am) Classes Resume, Trimester Face-2-Face Programs
Fri 6 (5:00 pm) Spring Recess Begins, Semester Programs
Mon 16 (8:00 am) Classes Resume, Semester Programs
April  
Thurs 9 Scholars Showcase, Semester Programs (No Classes 8-5)
Fri 17 Classes End, Semester Programs
Sat 18 Classes End, Trimester Programs
Mon-Thurs 22-23 Semester Examinations, Semester Programs
Sat 25 Baccalaureate - Lamoni, Iowa
Sun 26 Commencement - Lamoni, Iowa
Mon 27, Tues 28 Spring Faculty Conference

**Tentative dates subject to final approval by the Board of Trustees.

Summer 2020 Academic Announcements**

April  
Mon 27 Summer Session Begins, Online Courses
Wed 29 Summer Session Begins, Face-2-Face
June  
Sat 20 Classes End, 8 Week Summer Subsession A (Trimester)
Mon 22 Classes Begin, 8 Week Summer Subsession B (Trimester)
August  
Sat 15 Classes End, All Programs

**Tentative dates subject to final approval by the Board of Trustees.