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Important Dates

Throughout the school year there are many dates to keep track of. To make this process easier, our Registrar’s Office offers several calendars to help students and their parents keep up with what’s going on. Here are a few of these dates.

Spring 2017
Date Event
January 5 Residence hall check-in, 12:00 noon in the halls
January 9 Classes begin
January 9 Spring 2017 Fees Due
January 16 Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday – Classes canceled, Offices Closed
March 13-17 Spring Break! Classes Canceled, Hall Offices Closed
May 6 Residence Halls close at 12:00 noon
May 7 Commencement
May 7 Residence halls close at 12:00 noon for students participating in Commencement (permission required)
Summer 2017
Date Event
May 12 Halls Open at Noon for Term A and LT
June 15 9am EIP Check In at the RAC
June 16 Halls Close at Noon for Term A
June 18 Halls Open at Noon for Term B
July 14 Halls Close at Noon for Long Term
July 21 Halls Close at Noon for Term B & EIP
Fall 2017
Date Event
August 11 Residence hall check-in, 9:00am – 5:00 pm at the RAC; 5:30pm – 10:00pm in the residence halls
August 14 Classes begin
August 14 Fall 2017 Fees Due
September 4 Labor Day – No Class, Halls open
TBD Fall Family Weekend
TBD Homecoming Weekend
November 20-24 Thanksgiving Break – No Classes, Halls open
December 8 Residence Halls close at 12:00PM
December 8 Commencement
December 9 Residence halls close at 12:00PM for students participating in Commencement (permission required)
Spring 2018
Date Event
January 4 Residence hall check-in, 12:00 noon in the halls
January 8 Classes begin
January 8 Spring 2017 Fees Due
January 15 Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday – Classes canceled, Offices Closed
March 12-16 Spring Break! Classes Canceled, Hall Offices Closed
May 5 Residence Halls close at 12:00 noon
May 5 Commencement
May 6 Residence halls close at 12:00 noon for students participating in Commencement (permission required)

For a more detailed calendar, visit: http://em.georgiasouthern.edu/registrar/resources/calendars/**Dates subject to change.

Last updated: 3/3/2017