Key Dates

Check the full academic calendar regularly for important dates and deadlines.

Fall Semester 2015

  • Aug. 24 -- First day of fall classes
  • Sept. 7 -- Labor Day - NMU closed
  • Nov. 13 -- Deadline for theses for fall graduation
  • Nov. 22-29 -- Thanksgiving recess
  • Dec. 12 -- Commencement ceremony
  • Dec. 15 -- Final grades due from faculty (official graduation date)

Winter Semester 2016

  • Jan. 11 -- First day of winter classes
  • Jan. 18 -- Martin Luther King Day - no classes
  • Feb. 28 - March 6 -- Spring break
  • April 1 -- Deadline for theses for winter graduation
  • April 30 -- Commencement ceremony
  • May 3 -- Final grades due from faculty (official graduation date)

Summer Semester 2016

  • May 16 -- First summer session begins
  • May 30 -- Memorial Day - NMU closed
  • June 27 -- Second summer session begins
  • July 4 -- Independence Day - NMU closed
  • July 8 -- Deadline for theses for summer graduation
  • Aug 9 -- Final grades due from faculty (official graduation date)

Fall Semester 2016

  • Aug. 22 -- First day of fall classes
  • Sept. 5 -- Labor Day - NMU closed
  • Nov. 11 -- Deadline for theses for fall graduation
  • Nov. 20-27 -- Thanksgiving recess
  • Dec. 10 -- Commencement ceremony
  • Dec. 13 -- Final grades due from faculty (official graduation date)

Winter Semester 2017

  • Jan. 16 -- (Monday) Martin Luther King Day - no classes
  • Jan. 17 -- (Tuesday) First day of winter classes
  • Mar. 5 - Mar. 12 -- Spring break
  • April 7 -- Deadline for theses for winter graduation
  • May 6 -- Commencement ceremony
  • May 9 -- Final grades due from faculty (official graduation date)
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