2017-18 MS-Biomedical Sciences Academic Calendar

 Fall Semester 2017
 August 10-11 Thurs-Fri MBS New Student Orientation
 August 14 Monday Fall Classes begin
 September 4 Monday Labor Day (University Holiday); Administrative offices closed; No classes
 October 9 Monday Indigenous People's Day (University Holiday); Administrative offices closed; No classes
 November 10 Friday Veterans' Day (University Holiday); Administrative offices closed; No classes
 November 22 Wednesday No classes
 November 23 Thursday Thanksgiving (University Holiday); Administrative offices closed; No classes
 November 24 Friday University Holiday; Administrative offices closed; No classes
 December 16 Saturday Winter break begins for MBS students
 December 25 Monday Christmas Day Observed; Administrative offices closed

 

 Spring Semester 2018
 Date Day Description
 January 1 Monday New Years Day observed; Administrative offices closed
 January 2 Tuesday Classes resume for MBS students
 January 15 Monday Martin Luther King Jr. Day observed; Administrative offices closed; No classes
 February 19 Monday President's Day observed.  Administrative offices closed; No classes
 March 17 Saturday Spring Recess begins
 March 26 Monday Spring Recess ends; Classes resume
 April 16 Monday Patriots' Day observed.  Administrative offices closed; No classes
 May 18 Friday Last day of spring semester for MBS students
 May 20 Sunday Commencement
 May 21 Monday Summer Session for thesis research begins
 May 28 Monday Memorial Day observed.  Administrative offices closed; No classes
 August 10 Friday Summer Session Ends; Completed "Approval of Master of Science Thesis for Submission" form due to the MBS Program Office by 5pm for all students who plan to graduate in August 2018