Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

JCP Academic Calendars
2017 - 2018

Academic Calendar (P1, P2, & P3)

Fall Semester 2017  
TBA Orientation/Registration (Entering Class)
August 23, 2017 Wednesday Classes begin
September 4, Monday Labor Day Holiday
September 13, Wednesday Drop/Add Period ends
September 19, Tuesday Last date to remove an “I” grade from previous term
October 18, Wednesday Last date to withdraw with a grade of “W”
November 13, Monday On-line Registration for Spring Semester begins (anticipated)
November 22, Wednesday Thanksgiving Holidays begin / No classes scheduled
November 25, Saturday Thanksgiving Holidays end / Classes resume
December 1, Friday Classes end
December 2, Saturday Final Examinations Begin
December 7, Thursday Final Examinations End
December 14, Thursday Grades due in Registrar’s Office, 9:00 a.m.
January 6, 2017, Friday
On-Line Registration for Spring Semester ends 
December 31
Last date to file Application for Graduation
Spring Semester 2018  
January 8, 2018, Monday Classes begin
January 22, Monday Drop/Add Period ends
February 2, Friday Last date to remove an “I” grade from previous term
February 23, Friday Last date to withdraw with a grade of “W”
February 26, Monday Spring Recess begins / No classes scheduled
March 5, Monday Spring Recess ends / Classes resume
April 09, Monday On-line Registration for Summer/Fall Semester begins (anticipated)
April 27, Friday Classes end
April 30, Monday Final Examinations Begin
May 5, Saturday Final Examinations End
May 14, Monday On-line Registration for Summer Semester ends
May 14, Monday Senior Grades due in Registrar's Office, 9:00 a.m.
May 16, Wednesday All Grades due in Registrar’s Office, 9:00 a.m.

Academic Calendar (P4)

Pre-Fall Semester 2017  
May 15, 2016, Monday APPE Offering 1 Begins
May 29, Monday Memorial Day
June 23, Frikday APPE Offering 1 Ends
June 26, Monday APPE Offering 2 Begins
August 4, Friday APPE Offering 2 Ends
Fall Semester 2017  
Auguse 7, 2017, Monday APPE Offering 3 Begins
September 15, Friday APPE Offering 3 Ends
September 25, Monday APPE Offering 4 Begins
November 3, Friday APPE Offering 4 Ends
November 6, Monday APPE Offering 5 Begins
December 15, Thursday APPE Offering 5 Ends
Spring Semester 2018  
January 8, 2018, Monday APPE Offering 6 Begins
February 16, Friday APPE Offering 6 Ends
February 19, Monday Spring Recess begins / No classes scheduled
February 26, Monday Spring Recess ends / Classes resume
February 26, Monday APPE Offering 7 Begins
April 6, Friday APPE Offering 7 Ends
TBA Seminar II & Board Review Course Begins
TBA Seminar II & Board Review Course Ends
April 19, Thursday Senior Grades due in Registrar’s Office, 9:00 a.m.
TBA Commencement Exercises

The University reserves the right to make changes to the academic calendar as circumstances may require. Tuition is due no later than the first day of class.