Fall 2012 Semester

DatesDays of WeekDescription
August 22-24, 2012Wednesday - FridayFall 2012 Officially begins; Faculty Orientation
August 25, 2012SaturdaySaturday classes begin
August 27, 2012MondayWeekday classes begin
September 3, 2012MondayLabor Day Holiday; campus closed
November 12, 2012MondayVeteran's Day Holiday Observed; campus closed
November 22-24, 2012Thursday - SaturdayThanksgiving Recess; campus closed
December 8, 2012SaturdayLast day of formal instruction.
December 10-15, 2012Monday - SaturdayFinal examinations
December 17-18, 2012Monday - TuesdayDepartment meetings and conferences
December 19, 2012WednesdayEvaluation Day
December 21, 2012FridayInstructors' grades due
December 21, 2012FridayLast day of the Fall 2012 semester
December 25, 2012-January 1, 2013Tuesday - Tuesday*CAMPUS CLOSED

Spring 2013 Semester

DatesDays of WeekDescription
January 17-18, 2013Thursday - FridaySpring 2013 Officially begins; Faculty Orientation
January 19, 2013SaturdaySaturday classes begin
January 21, 2013MondayMartin Luther King, Jr. Day; campus closed
January 22, 2013TuesdayWeekday classes begin
March 18-23, 2013Monday - SaturdaySpring Recess; no instruction
April 1, 2013MondayCésar Chávez Day Observed; campus closed
May 10, 2013FridayLast day of formal instruction

May 11, 2013

SaturdayHonors Convocation
May 11-17, 2013Saturday - FridayFinal examinations
May 18, 2013SaturdayCommencement
May 20, 2013MondayEvaluation Day
May 24, 2013FridayInstructors' grades due
May 24, 2013FridayLast day of 2012-2013 academic year
May 27, 2013MondayMemorial Day Holiday; campus closed

Summer 2013 (State Support Programs Only)

DatesDays of WeekDescription
May 27, 2013MondayMemorial Day Holiday; campus closed
May 28, 2013TuesdaySession I (5 weeks) officially begins
June 28, 2013FridaySession I ends
July 1, 2013MondaySession II (6 weeks) officially begins
July 4, 2013ThursdayIndependence Day Holiday; campus closed
August 9, 2013FridaySession II ends

Fall 2012 Saturday Classes

    • August 25
    • September 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
    • October 6, 13, 20, 27
    • November 3, 10, 17
    • December 1, 8

Spring 2013 Saturday Classes

    • January 26
    • February 2, 9, 16, 23
    • March 2, 9, 16, 30
    • April 6, 13, 20, 27
    • May 4

University Holiday Schedule

HolidayDate
Labor DayMonday, September 3, 2012
Veteran's Day ObservedMonday, November 12, 2012
Thanksgiving DayThursday, November 22, 2012
Admission Day ObservedFriday, November 23, 2012
*Academic HolidayMonday, December 24, 2012
Christmas DayTuesday, December 25, 2012
Columbus Day ObservedWednesday, December 26, 2012
Lincoln's Birthday ObservedThursday, December 27, 2012
Washington's Birthday ObservedFriday, December 28, 2012
*Campus ClosedMonday, December 31, 2012
New Year's DayTuesday, January 1, 2013
Martin Luther King, Jr. DayMonday, January 21, 2013
César Chávez Day ObservedMonday, April 1, 2013
Memorial Day ObservedMonday, May 27, 2013
Independence DayThursday, July 4, 2013

Notes:

*No holiday available to cover closure on this day.