At GSU, the academic year starts with the fall semester.

The academic calendar is a useful document for planning purposes.The academic calendar contains:
    Start and end dates of a semester or term 
    Holidays and breaks
    Registration deadlines
    Grading deadlines

  • Summer 2017

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    May 15, 2017 MondaySummer semester begins
    May 29, 2017MondayMemorial Day Holiday - Campus closed
    July 4, 2017TuesdayIndependence Day Holiday - Campus closed
    July 24, 2017Monday Spring 2017 Incomplete Grades due
    August 6, 2017SundaySummer Semester ends
    August 13, 2017Sunday Final Grades Due
       
       

  • Fall 2017

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    August 14, 2017     MondaySmart Start begins     

    August 28, 2017

    Monday

    Fall semester classes begin

    September 4, 2017Monday Labor Day, University closed
    November 22, 2017Wednesday No Classes
    November 23 - 24, 2017Thursday, Friday Thanksgiving break
    November 27, 2017Mondayincomplete grades from summer 2017 due
    December 10, 2017SundayLast day of class; semester ends
    December 17, 2017SundayFinal Grades due
    December 22, 2017 - January 1, 2018Friday - MondayWinter Closure

  • Intersession 2017-2017

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    Intersession takes place between the fall semester and the Spring semester. Courses have an "INTS1" or "INTS" section code.

    December 11, 2017MondayIntersession begins
    January 15, 2018MondayIntersession ends

  • Spring 2018

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    January 16, 2018TuesdaySpring semester begins
    February 19, 2018MondayPresident's Day Holiday Campus closed
    March 12, 2018 - March 18, 2018Monday-SundaySpring Break - No Classes
    April 23, 2018MondayFall 2017 Incomplete Grades Due
    May 7, 2018     MondaySpring semester ends
    May 14, 2018MondayFinal Grades Due

  • Academic Calendars (pdf)

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    Click on the link below