Academic Calendar

2017-2018 Missouri Western Academic Calendar

Fall 2017

Faculty/Staff Plan WeekAugust 21-25
Classes BeginAugust 28Monday
Labor Day (no classes/campus closed)September 4Monday
Registration Begins for SpringOctober 9Monday
Mid-term Grades DueOctober 25Wednesday
Last day to WithdrawNovember 3Friday
Fall Break (no classes/campus closed)November 19-26Sunday-Sunday
Last Day of classesDecember 8Friday
Final ExamsDecember 9-15Saturday-Friday
CommencementDecember 16Saturday
Final Grades DueDecember 19Tuesday
Campus ClosedDecember 24-January 1

Spring 2018

Campus re-opensJanuary 2Monday
Martin Luther King Day (no classes/campus closed)January 15Monday
Classes BeginJanuary 16Tuesday
Presidents’ Day (classes in session/campus open)February 19Monday
Registration Begins for Summer/FallFebruary 26Monday
Spring Break (no classes/campus open)March 11-18Sunday-Sunday
Mid-Term Grades DueMarch 21Wednesday
Last Day to WithdrawMarch 30Friday
Last Day of ClassesApril 27Friday
Final ExamsApril 28-May 4Saturday-Friday
CommencementMay 5Saturday
Final Grades DueMay 8Tuesday

Summer 2018

Classes Begin for Eight-week/1st Four-week sessionsMay 29Tuesday
Classes in sessionJune 1Friday
Last Day to Withdraw from 1st Four-week sessionJune 14Thursday
Final Exams for 1st Four-week sessionJune 21Thursday
Classes Begin for 2nd Four-Week sessionJune 25Monday
Final Grades Due for 1st Four-Week sessionJune 27Wednesday
Last Day to Withdraw from Eight-week sessionJune 28Thursday
Independence Day (no classes/campus closed)July 4Wednesday
Classes in sessionJuly 6Friday
Last Day to Withdraw from 2nd Four-week sessionJuly 12Thursday
Final Exams for Eight-week/2nd Four-week sessionsJuly 19Thursday
Final Grades DueJuly 25Wednesday

This academic calendar is subject to change.

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