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Cairn University    
  Oct 22, 2017
2017-2018 Graduate Catalog

Academic Calendar

Graduate Programs


Orientation   August 31
First Day of Classes   September 6
Last Day of Registration   September 19
Alumni Homecoming   September 29-30
Last Day for Course Withdrawal   November 16
Thanksgiving Break   November 22-26
Last Day of Classes   December 14
Fall Commencement   December 16


First Day of Classes   January 8
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes)   January 15
Last Day of Registration   January 19
Spring Break   March 12-18
Last Day for Course Withdrawal   March 23
Good Friday (no classes)   March 30
Last Day of Classes   April 27
Spring Commencement   May 5


Summer Session Begins   May 14
Summer Session Ends   August 17