Academic Calendar

The dates of the Academic Calendar are maintained by the Office of the Registrar and published each year in the Academic Catalog. Contact the Registrar's Office if you have questions about published dates.

Comprehensive Online Calendar

The comprehensive online calendar for the School of Mines can be filtered in numerous ways to find the events that pertain to you. If you would like to submit an event for this calendar, use our Submit Event online form.
Use the Schedule A Room online form to reserve meeting or classroom space.

Final Exam Schedule

Find the Final Exam Schedules and Policy.

Calendars

Summer Semester 2016

There are several different summer sessions this term, so we recommend you search for the class sessions you are interested in by using WebAdvisor . (You do not have to already have a student account to access WebAdvisor.) If you have questions, please contact the Registrar's Office.

Fall Semester 2016

  • Classes begin — August 22
  • Last day to add or drop a course and to adjust fees — September 1
  • Last day for pass/fail and audit options — September 1
  • Labor Day Holiday — September 5
  • Native Americans' Day Holiday — October 10
  • Midterm (first half of semester ends) — October 14
  • Graduation application due for undergraduate students (planning to graduate in May or August) — October 15
  • Midterm deficiencies grades due by midnight — October 19
  • Early Registration Weeks (Tentative) — October 24-November 11
  • Last day to drop classes — November 4
  • Veterans Day Holiday — November 11
  • Thanksgiving Holiday begins at end of class day — November 22
  • Classes resume — November 28
  • No class day — December 7
  • Final examinations — December 8-14
  • Semester ends — December 14
  • Fall Graduation — December 17
  • Final grades are due by midnight — December 21

Spring Semester 2017

  • Classes begin — January 9
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day — January 16
  • Last day to add or drop a course and adjust fees — January 18
  • Last day for pass/fail and audit options — January 18
  • Presidents' Day Holiday — February 20
  • Spring vacation begins at end of class day — March 3
  • Midterm (First half of semester ends) — March 13
  • Classes resume — March 13
  • Midterm deficiencies grades due by midnight — March 16
  • Graduation application due for undergraduate students (planning to graduate in December) — March 20
  • Early Registration Weeks (Tentative) — March 20-April 7
  • Last day to drop classes — April 3
  • Easter Break begins at end of class day — April 13
  • Classes resume — April 17
  • Final examinations — May 1-5
  • Semester ends — May 5
  • Spring Graduation — May 6
  • Final grades are due by midnight — May 10

Calendars on this page conform to guidelines established by the South Dakota Board of Regents, but are subject to change at its discretion.

Find SDBOR Academic Calendars at: http://www.sdbor.edu/services/academics/academiccalendar/index.htm