Academic Calendars

Summer 2018
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 2018
M-F21 - Jun 8 3-week session
M-R21 - Jun 21 5-week session
M-R21 - Jul 12 8-week evening session
W23 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays – 3-week session*
F25 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays – 5-week and 8-week sessions*
M28 University closed

June 2018
M-W11 - Jul 11 4 1/2-week session
M-R11 - Jul 19 6-week session
M-R11 - Aug 2 8-week evening session
F15 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-R25 - Jul 26 5-week session
F29 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays – 5-week session*
F29 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 2018
W4 University closed
R-F12 - Aug 10 4 1/2-week session
M16 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays – 4 1/2-week session*
M-F23 - Aug 10 3-week session
W25 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays – 3-week session*

August 2018
F10 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)
F10 Final date for submission of thesis/dissertation to the VCU Scholars Compass
F10 Summer sessions end
T14 Final grades are due by noon using grade sheets available on Faculty eServices
Sa18 Official date for certifying August diplomas

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