Academic Calendars

Summer 2017
University calendars are accurate at the time of publication/posting, but subject to change.

Some school and/or departmental calendars may differ from the university's academic calendar. Please check with the specific program of study to ensure the appropriate calendar is followed. [ OTHER SEMESTERS ]


May 2017
M-F22 - Jun 9 3-week session
M-R22 - Jun 22 5-week session
M-R22 - Jul 13 8-week evening session
W24 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays – 3-week session*
F26 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays – 5-week and 8-week sessions*
M29 University closed

June 2017
M-W12 - Jul 12 4 1/2-week session
M-R12 - Jul 20 6-week session
M-R12 - Aug 3 8-week evening session
F16 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays – 4 1/2-week, 6-week and 8-week sessions*
M-R26 - Jul 27 5-week session
F30 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays – 5-week session*
F30 Monroe Park campus students - last day for summer degree candidates to submit graduation applications to their advisers for August degrees. MCV campus students - summer degree candidates should follow departmental deadlines

July 2017
T4 University closed
R-F13 - Aug 11 4 1/2-week session
M17 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays – 4 1/2-week session*
M-F24 - Aug 11 3-week session
W26 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays – 3-week session*

August 2017
F11 Final date for graduate dean’s approval signature on completion of graduate thesis/dissertation for August degree candidates (check with graduate program director regarding internal schedules for submission of copy, defense and school/college dean approval)
F11 Final date for submission of thesis/dissertation to the VCU Scholars Compass
F11 Summer sessions end
T15 Final grades are due by noon using grade sheets available on Faculty eServices
Sa19 Official date for certifying August diplomas

* Reasonable accommodations for completion of work missed should be made for students observing religious holidays.