Thomas Jefferson University

Academic Calendar

On-Site & Hybrid Courses

FALL TERM (14 Weeks)

2016 2017
Last date to remove an “I” grade from previous term 7/29, Fri 7/28, Fri
New Student Orientation 9/6, Tues 9/11, Mon
Classes begin  9/6, Tues 9/11, Mon
Drop/Add Period ends 9/20, Tues 9/26, Tues
Last date to withdraw with a grade of “W” 10/14, Fri 10/20, Fri
On-line Registration for Spring Semester begins (anticipated)  10/27 Thurs 10/26, Thurs
Thanksgiving Holiday begins/ No Classes Scheduled 11/23, Wed 11/22 Wed
Thanksgiving Holiday ends/ Classes Resume  11/28, Mon 11/27, Mon
Classes end  12/10, Sat 12/16, Sat
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M.  12/16, Fri. 12/22, Fri
On-Line Registration for Spring Semester ends 12/20, Tues 12/29, Fri
Last date to file Application for Graduation (JCPH Programs)  12/30, Fri. 12/29 Fri
SPRING TERM (14 Weeks) 2017 2018
New Student Orientation 1/3, Tues 1/2, Tues
Classes begin  1/3, Tues 1/2, Tues
Last date to remove an "I" grade from previous term  1/6, Fri 1/5, Fri
Martin Luther King Day of Service / No Classes Scheduled 1/16, Mon 1/15, Mon
Add/Drop Period ends  1/17, Tues 1/16, Tues
Last date to withdraw with a grade of “W” 2/3, Fri 2/2, Fri
On-line Registration for Summer Semester begins (anticipated)  2/23, Thurs 2/22, Thurs
Classes end      4/10, Mon 4/9, Mon
On-line Registration for Summer Semester ends  4/11, Tues 4/10, Tues
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M.  4/14, Fri 4/13, Fri
Commencement Exercises TBA TBA
SUMMER TERM - (11 Weeks) 2017 2018
Classes begin  4/17, Mon 4/16, Mon
Last date to remove an "I" grade from previous term  4/28, Fri 4/27, Fri
Add/Drop Period ends  5/1, Mon 4/30, Mon
Last date to withdraw with a grade of “W” 5/12, Fri 5/11, Fri
Holiday, Memorial Day 5/29, Mon 5/28, Mon
On-line Registration for Fall Semester begins (anticipated)  6/29, Thurs 6/28, Thurs
Classes end 6/30, Fri 6/29, Fri
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M.  7/7, Fri 7/6, Fri
On-line Registration for Fall Semester ends  8/22, Tues 8/21, Tues

The University reserves the right to make changes to the academic calendar as circumstances may require.

Online Courses

FALL TERM (14 Weeks)

2016 2017
Last date to remove an “I” grade from previous term 9/3, Sat. 8/28, Mon.
Orientation to Online Courses Begins (1 week) 8/29, Mon. 8/28, Mon.
Add Period ends - (students needing orientation) 8/29, Mon. 8/28, Mon.
Add Period ends - (completed orientation) 9/5, Mon. 9/4, Mon.
Classes begin  9/5, Mon. 9/4, Mon.
Drop Period ends  9/19, Mon.. 9/18, Mon..
Last date to withdraw with a grade of “W” 10/7, Fri. 9/29, Fri.
On-line Registration for Spring Semester begins (anticipated)  10/27, Thurs. 10/29, Thurs.
Classes end  12/11, Sun. 12/10, Sun.
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M.  12/16, Fri. 12/15, Fri.
On-Line Registration for Spring Semester ends 12/23, Fri. 12/22, Fri.
Last date to file Application for Graduation (JCPH Programs)  12/30, Fri. 12/29, Fri.
SPRING TERM - (14 Weeks) 2017 2018
Orientation to Online Courses Begins (1 week) 1/2, Mon. 1/1, Mon.
Add Period ends - (students needing orientation) 1/2, Mon. 1/1, Mon.
Add Period ends - (completed orientation) 1/9, Mon. 1/8, Mon.
Classes begin  1/9, Mon. 1/8, Mon.
Last date to remove an "I" grade from previous term  1/20, Fri. 1/8, Mon.
Drop Period ends  1/23, Mon. 1/22, Mon.
Last date to withdraw with a grade of “W” 2/10, Fri. 2/2, Fri.
On-line Registration for Summer Semester begins (anticipated)  2/23, Thurs. 2/26, Mon.
On-line Registration for Summer Semester ends  4/11, Tues. 4/6, Fri.
Classes end 4/16, Sun. 4/15, Sun.
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M.  4/21, Fri. 4/20, Fri.
Commencement Exercises TBA TBA
SUMMER TERM - (11 Weeks) 2017 2018
Orientation to Online Courses Begins (1 week) 4/17, Mon. 4/16, Mon.
Add Period ends - (students needing orientation) 4/17, Mon. 4/16, Mon.
Add Period ends - (completed orientation) 4/24, Mon. 4/23, Mon.
Classes begin  4/24, Mon. 4/23, Mon.
Drop Period ends  5/8, Mon. 5/7, Mon.
Last date to remove an “I” grade from previous term 5/22, Mon. 5/21, Mon.
Last date to withdraw with a grade of “W”  5/26, Fri. 5/18, Fri.
On-line Registration for Fall begins (anticipated) 6/29, Thurs. 7/2, Mon.
Classes end  7/30, Sun. 7/29, Mon.
Grades must be entered into Banner by 9:00 A.M. 8/4, Fri 8/3, Fri
On-line Registration for Fall ends  8/18, Fri. 8/17, Fri.

The University reserves the right to make changes to the academic calendar as circumstances may require.