2016-2017 COF Academic Calendar

*Cross-registered students follow the academic calendar of the HOST institution. Classes may be held on noted holidays. Please refer to each institution’s academic calendar.

FALL 2016

Emmanuel MassArt MCPHS Simmons Wentworth Wheelock
Classes Begin
September 7 September 2 September 6 September 8 September 6 September 7
Add Period Ends
September 15 September 19 September 8 September 16 September 13 September 14
Drop Period Ends
September 22 September 19 September 8 September 30 September 13 September 21
Columbus Day
October 10
Cross-Registrations Begins
November 7 November 7 November 7 November 7 November 7 November 7
Veterans Day
November 11
Withdrawal Period Ends
November 10 November 22 November 4 October 28 November 22 November 16
Thanksgiving Break
November 24-27 (Simmons November 23-27)
Classes End
December 13 December 15 December 9 December 12 December 6 December 16
Exam Period
December 15-19 December 16 December 12-16 December 14-17 December 8-13 December 19-20
Final Grades Due
December 21 January 2  December 19 January 2 December 19 December 21

SPRING 2017

Emmanuel MassArt MCPHS Simmons Wentworth Wheelock
Classes Begin
January 18 January 18 January 9 January 18 January 5 January 17
Martin Luther King Day
January 16
Add Period Ends
January 26 January 18 January 9 January 27 January 5 January 17
Drop Period Ends
February 2 February 1 January 11 February 10 January 12 February 1
Presidents Day
February 20 (Classes will be held at Simmons)
Withdrawal Period Ends
April 10 April 12  March 24 March 17 March 28 March 29
Spring Break
March 6-10
Cross-Registration Begins
April 10 April 10 April 10 April 10 April 10 April 10
Patriots Day
April 17
Classes End
May 2 May 15 April 21 May 8 April 11 May 5
Exam Period
May 4-8 May 16 April 24-28 May 10-13 April 13-19 May 10-11
Final Grades Due
May 10 May 30  May 1 May 22 April 24 May 15
Commencement
May 13 May 26  May 6 May 19 April 22 May 19

*Cross registration requests are accepted through the end of the drop/add period.