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JCHP Academic Calendars 2016 - 2017

All Programs (Except Physical Therapy and Physician Assistant)

Fall Semester  
Various Orientation/Registration (Entering Class)
September 5, 2016, Monday
Labor Day Holiday
September 6, Tuesday Classes Begin
September 20, Tuesday Drop/Add Period ends
September 19, Monday Last date to remove an “I” grade from previous term
October 24, Monday Last date to withdraw with a grade of “W”
November 7, Monday On-line Registration for Spring Semester begins (anticipated)
November 23, Wednesday Thanksgiving Holidays begin / No classes scheduled
November 26, Saturday Thanksgiving Holidays end / Classes resume
December 16, Friday Classes end
December 17, Saturday Final Examinations Begin
December 23, Friday Final Examinations End
December 28, Wednesday Grades due in Registrar’s Office, 9:00 a.m.
December 31 Last date to file Application for Graduation
Spring Semester  
January 6, 2017, Friday On-Line Registration for Spring Semester ends 
January 9, Monday Classes begin
January 16, Monday Martin Luther King Holiday/No classes scheduled
January 23, Monday Drop/Add Period ends
January 27, Friday Last date to remove an “I” grade from previous term
February 24, Friday Last date to withdraw with a grade of “W”
February 27, Monday Spring Recess begins / No classes scheduled
March 6, Monday Spring Recess ends / Classes resume
April 10, Monday On-line Registration for Summer/Fall Semester begins (anticipated)
April 28, Friday Classes end
May 1, Monday Final Examinations Begin
May 6, Saturday Final Examinations End
May 8, Monday Senior Grades due in Registrar’s Office, 9:00 a.m.
May 10, Wednesday All other grades due in Registrar's Office, 9:00a.m.
May 12, Friday On-line Registration for Summer semester ends
TBA Commencement Exercises
Summer Semester - First Session  
May 15, 2017 Monday Classes begin
May 29, Monday Memorial Day Holiday
May 23, Tuesday Drop/Add Period ends
May 30, Tuesday Last date to withdraw with a grade of “W”
June 12, Monday Last date to remove an “I” grade from previous term
June 19, Monday Classes end
June 20, Tuesday Final Examinations Begin
June 21, Wednesday Final Examinations End
June 23, Friday Grades due in Registrar’s Office, 9:00 a.m.
Summer Semester - Second Session  
July 5, 2017 Wednesday Classes begin
July 12, Wednesday Drop/Add Period ends
July 31, Monday Last date to withdraw with a grade of “W”
August 2, Wednesday Last date to remove an “I” grade from previous term
August 22, Tuesday Classes end
August 23, Wednesday Final Examinations Begin
August 24, Thursday Final Examinations End
August 28, Monday Grades due in Registrar’s Office, 9:00 a.m.
August 25, Friday On-line regstration for Fall Semester ends

Physical Therapy Program

Pre-Fall Semester  
May 16, 2016, Monday
Classes begin (DPT 2)
May 30, Monday Memorial Day Holiday
June 6, Monday Classes begin (DPT 3)
July 1, Friday Online classes beging (DPT1)
August 1, Monday Last date to withdraw with a grade of "W"
August 3, Wednesday Last date to remove an "I" grade from previous term
August 12, Friday
Classes end (DPT3)
August 25, Thursday
Online Classes end (DPT1)
September 1, Thursday
Grades due in Registrar’s Office, 9:00 a.m.
September 2, Friday
On-line registration for Fall semester ends
September 23, Friday Classes end (DPT2)
Fall Semester  
August 26, 2016, Friday Orientation/Registration (DPT1)
August 29, Monday Classes begin (DPT1 & DPT3)
September 5, Monday Labor Day Holiday
September 12, Monday Drop/Add Period ends
September 19, Monday Last date to remove an “I” grade from previous term
October 3, Monday Classes begin (DPT2)
October 14, Monday Last date to withdraw with a grade of “W”
November 7, Monday On-line Registration for Spring Semester begins (anticipated)
November 23, Wednesday Thanksgiving Holidays begin / No classes scheduled
November 26, Saturday Thanksgiving Holidays end / Classes resume
December 9, Friday Classes end (DPT1, DPT2, DPT3)
December 10, Saturday Final Examinations Begin
December 16, Friday Final Examinations End
December 20, Tuesday Grades due in Registrar’s Office, 9:00 a.m.
December 31 Last date to file Application for Graduation
Spring Semester  
January 6, 2017, Friday On-Line Registration for Spring Semester ends 
January 9, Monday Classes begin (DPT1, DPT2, DPT3)
January 16, Monday Martin Luther King Holiday / No classes schedule
January 23, Monday Drop/Add Period ends
January 27, Friday Last date to remove an “I” grade from previous term
February 24, Friday Last date to withdraw with a grade of “W”
February 27, Monday Spring Recess begins
March 6, Monday Spring Recess ends / Classes resume
March 20, Monday On-line Registration for PreFall/Fall Semester begins (anticipated)
April 21, Friday Classes end (DPT1)
April 24, Monday Final Examinations begin (DPT1)
April 28, Friday Final Examinations end (DPT1)
May 5, Friday Classes end (DPT3)
May 8, Monday Senior Grades due in Registrar's Office, 9:00am
May 10, Wednesday All other grades due in Registrar's Office, 9:00am
May 12, Friday On-line Registration for PreFall Semester ends
May 26, Friday Classes end (DPT2)
TBA Commencement Exercises

Physician Assistant Program

Pre-Fall Semester  
May 31, Tuesday Departmental Orientation
June 1, Wednesday
Classes Begin
July 28, Friday Classes End
August 1, Monday
Finals Begin
August 5, Friday Finals End
August 12, Friday
Grades due in Registrar's Office, 9:00am
Fall Semester  
September 5, Monday Labor Day Holiday
September 6, Tuesday Classes Begin
September 20, Tuesday Drop/Add Period ends
September 20, Tuesday Last date to remove an "I" grade from previous term
October 24, Monday
Last date to withdraw with a grade of "W"
November 7, Monday Online Registration for Spreing Semester begins (anticipated)
November 23, Wednesday Thanksgiving Holidays begin/ No classes scheduled
November 26, Saturday Thanksgiving Holidays end/ Classes resume
December 16, Friday Classes End
December 17, Saturday Final Examinations Begin
December 23, Friday Final Examinations End
December 28, Wednesday Grades Due in Registrar's Office, 9:00am
December 31, Saturday Last Date to File Application for Graduation
Spring Semester  
January 6, Friday
Online Registration  for Spring Semester Ends
January 9, Monday Classes Begin
January 16, Monday
Martin Luther King Holiday/ No Classes Scheduled
January 23, Monday Drop/Add Period Ends
January 27, Friday
Last date to remove an "I" grade from previous term
February 24, Friday Last date to withdraw with a grade of "W"
February 27, Monday Spring Recess Begins/No Classes Scheduled
March 6, Monday
Spring Recess Ends/ Classes Resume
April 10, Monday Online Registration for Summer/PreFall/Fall Semester Begins (anticipated)
April 28, Friday Classes End
May 1, Monday Final Examinations Begin
May 5, Friday Final Examinations End
May 7, Monday Senior Grades due in Registrar's Office, 9:00am
May 10, Wednesday All Other Grades due in Registrar's Office, 9:00am
May 19, Friday Online Registration for Summer Semester Ends
May 22, Monday
Commencement Exercises
Summer Semester  
May 22, Monday Classes Begin
May 29, Monday Holiday, Memorial Day
June 5, Monday Drop/Add Period Ends
June 6, Tuesday Last Date to Withdraw with a Grade of "W"
July 14, Monday Last date to remove an "I" grade from previous term
August 11, Friday Classes End
August 14, Monday Final Examinations Begin
August 23, Wednesday Final Examinations End
August 28, Monday
Grades Due in Registrar's Office, 9:00am
August 25, Friday Online Registration for Fall Semester Ends

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.