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Academic Calendars

Traditional Undergraduate Programs

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Fall 2016

August
29
Mon
First day of the fall semester
31
Wed
August degree conferral
September
2
Fri
End of add/drop course changes and late registratoin for 15-week classes
5
Mon
Labor Day; no classes; all University offices closed
October
14
Fri
Application for May 2017 graduation degree/certificate recipients due
November
7
Mon
Spring 2017 registration begins
18
Fri
Last day to withdraw from 15-week classes
23
Wed
Thanksgiving Holiday; no classes; all University offices open
24-25
Thu-Fri
Thanksgiving Holiday; no classes; all University offices closed
December
9
Fri
Last day of class meetings before finals week
12-16
Mon-Fri
Finals week
16
Fri
Fall semester final grades due from faculty
18
Sun
Fall semester ends
23-26
Fri-Mon
Christmas holiday observed; all University offices closed

 
Spring 2017

January
2
Mon
New Year’s Day observed; all University offices closed
16
Mon
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day observed; all University offices closed
17
Tue
First day of the spring semester
23
Mon
End of add/drop course changes and late registration for 15-week classes
March
20-24
Mon-Fri
Spring Break; no classes; all University offices open
April
3
Mon
Fall 2017 registration begins
14
Fri
Last day to withdraw from 15-week classes
14-16
Fri-Sun
Good Friday, Saturday and Easter; no classes; all University offices closed
17
Mon
Easter Monday; no classes; all University offices closed
May
5
Fri
Last day of class meetings before finals week
8-12
Mon-Fri
Finals week
14
Sun
Spring semester ends
20
Sat
Commencement Convocation
29
Mon
Memorial Day; no classes; all University offices closed
31
Wed
May degree conferral

 
Summer 2017

June
5
Mon
Summer session 1 begins
July
4
Tue
Independence Day; no classes; all University offices closed.
9
Sun
Summer session 1 ends
10
Mon
Summer session 2 begins
August
13
Sun
Summer session 2 ends
31
Thu
August degree conferral

Doctoral and Graduate Quarter (QTR) and Online Programs

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Fall 2016

August
29
Mon
Online Session 1 BEGINS
September
1
Thu
End of add/drop course changes and late registration for Online Session 1
5
Mon
Labor Day; all University offices closed
October
3
Mon
FALL QTR BEGINS
16
Sun
Last day to withdraw from Online Session 1 classes
17
Mon
Application for March and June 2017 graduation degree/certificate recipients due
23
Sun
Online Session 1 ENDS
24
Mon
Online Session 2 BEGINS
27
Thu
End of add/drop course changes and late registration for Online Session 2
November
7
Mon
Winter and Spring 2017 registration begins
23-25
Wed-Fri
Thanksgiving Holiday; no QTR classes
24-25
Thu-Fri
Thanksgiving Holiday; all University offices closed
December
11
Sun
FALL QTR ENDS; last day to withdraw from Online Session 2 classes
18
Sun
Online Session 2 ENDS
23-26
Fri-Mon
Christmas Holiday; all University offices closed
31
Sat
December degree conferral

 
Winter 2017

January
2
Mon
New Year’s Holiday; all University offices closed
9
Mon
WINTER QTR and Online Session 3 BEGIN
12
Thu
End of add/drop course changes and late registration for Online Session 3
16
Mon
Celebration of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day; no QTR classes; all University offices open
16
Mon
Application for August 2017 graduation degree/certificate recipients due
February
26
Sun
Last day to withdraw from Online Session 3 classes
March
1
Wed
Summer 2017 registration begins
5
Sun
Online Session 3 ENDS
6
Mon
Online Session 4 BEGINS
9
Thu
End of add/drop course changes and late registration for Online Session 4
15
Wed
Application for December 2017 graduation degree/certificate recipients due
19
Sun
WINTER QTR ENDS
20-26
Mon-Sun
Spring Break; no QTR classes; all University offices open

 
Spring 2017

March
27
Mon
SPRING QTR BEGINS
31
Fri
March degree conferral
April
3
Mon
Fall 2017 registration begins
14-16
Fri-Sun
Good Friday, Saturday and Easter; no QTR classes; all University offices closed
17
Mon
Easter Monday; QTR classes in session; all University offices closed
23
Sun
Last day to withdraw from Online Session 4 classes
30
Sun
Online Session 4 ENDS
May
1
Mon
Online Session 5 BEGINS
4
Thu
End of add/drop course changes and late registration for Online Session 5
20
Sat
Commencement Convocation
29
Mon
Memorial Day; all University offices closed; no QTR classes
June
4
Sun
SPRING QTR ENDS

 
Summer 2017

June
12
Mon
SUMMER QTR BEGINS
18
Sun
Last day to withdraw from Online Session 5 classes
25
Sun
Online Session 5 ENDS
26
Mon
Online Session 6 BEGINS
29
Thu
End of add/drop course changes and late registration for Online Session 6
30
Fri
June degree conferral
July
4
Tue
Independence Day; no QTR classes; all University offices closed
August
13
Sun
Last day to withdraw from Online Session 6 classes
20
Sun
SUMMER QTR and Online Session 6 END

 
Late Summer Interim 2017

August
28
Mon
LATE SUMMER INTERIM BEGINS
31
Thu
August degree conferral
October
1
Sun
LATE SUMMER INTERIM ENDS

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Upcoming Events

May
26
Freshmen Fridays
Mesa Branch Campus
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Event Details

Freshmen Fridays

Date: May 26

Time: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Campus: Mesa

Location: Gillett Hall

Contact: Alan Daniels    (602) 888-5504    adaniels@ben.edu

Event Description: Join us on any Friday in May to learn why BenU is the right choice for you. Meet other incoming students, take a campus tour and meet with representatives from University offices to learn more and have your questions answered.

May
29
Memorial Day; no classes; all University offices closed
Mesa Branch Campus
Event Details

Memorial Day; no classes; all University offices closed

Date: May 29

Time: All Day

Campus: Mesa

May
29
Memorial Day; all University offices closed; no QTR classes
Mesa Branch Campus
Event Details

Memorial Day; all University offices closed; no QTR classes

Date: May 29

Time: All Day

Campus: Mesa

May
31
May degree conferral
Mesa Branch Campus
Event Details

May degree conferral

Date: May 31

Time: All Day

Campus: Mesa

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