Appendix H: Academic Calendars

Please note: Concordia University serves students in many different programs both online and on ground. Classes begin and end at different points throughout each term. Below are the academic calendar session dates for on-ground courses. Please refer to My.CU to see course dates specific to your academic registration. In general, on-ground courses begin on the first Monday of the term if the course starts after 4:30 p.m., otherwise courses begin the first Tuesday of the term.

Note:  Please view the academic calendar online at http://www.cu-portland.edu/academics/registrar/academic-calendar for the most current information. YOU are responsible for meeting the deadlines listed.

 Summer 2017

Portland Full Semester:  5/8/17–8/18/17 
Term Code:  201810

May 8 Classes begin
May 19 Last Day to Add a Course/Option Hour
May 19 Drop Deadline (100% Refund)
May 26 Withdraw Deadline (50% Refund)
May 29 Memorial Day (Campus Closed)
June 2 Withdraw Deadline (25% Refund)
July 4 Independence Day Holiday (Campus Closed)
July 7 Withdraw Deadline (No Refund)
July 7 Grade Option Change Deadline
Aug 11 Finals Prep Day (No Classes)
Aug 14 Finals Week
Aug 18 End of Session

Boise Full Semester:  5/30/17–7/28/17
Term Code:  201815

May 30 Classes Begin
June 2 Last Day to Add a Course/Option Hour
June 9 Drop Deadline (100% Refund)
June 16 Withdraw Deadline (50% Refund)
June 23 Withdraw Deadline (25% Refund)
June 30 Withdraw Deadline (No Refund)
July 25 Finals Prep Day (No Classes)
July 26 Final Examinations Begin
July 28 End of Session

Please view the academic calendar online at http://www.cu-portland.edu/academics/registrar/academic-calendar/campus-programs#First for complete date information for 1st Half and 2nd Half Semester on-ground as well as online courses.

Fall 2017

Note:  Please view the academic calendar online at http://www.cu-portland.edu/academics/registrar/academic-calendar for the most current information. YOU are responsible for meeting the deadlines listed.

Portland Full Semester:  8/28/17–12/16/17
Term Code:  201820

Aug 25 Residence Halls open for new students to move in
Aug 27 Orientation/Registration
Aug 28 Start of Fall Semester
Sept 4 Labor Day (Campus Closed)
Sept 8 Last Day to Add a Course/Option Hour
Sept 8 Drop Deadline (100% Refund)
Sept 15 Withdraw Deadline (50% Refund)
Sept 22 Withdraw Deadline (25% Refund)
Oct 27 Grade Option Change Deadline
Oct 27 Withdraw Deadline (No Refund)
Nov 20-26 Thanksgiving Break
Dec 8 Finals Prep Day (No Classes)
Dec 11-15 Finals Week
Dec 16 Fall Commencement
Dec 16-Jan 7 Christmas Break

Boise Full Semester:  8/14/17–12/8/17
Term Code:  201825

Aug 14 Classes Begin
Aug 18 Last Day to Add a Course/Option Hour
Aug 25 Drop Deadline (100% Refund)
Sept 8 Withdraw Deadline (50% Refund)
Sept 15 Withdraw Deadline (25% Refund)
Oct 13 Withdraw Deadline (No Refund)
Nov 17 Finals Prep Day (No Classes)
Nov 27 Final Examinations Begin
Dec 8 End of Session

Please view the academic calendar online at http://www.cu-portland.edu/academics/registrar/academic-calendar/campus-programs#First for complete date information for 1st Half and 2nd Half Semester on-ground as well as online courses.

 Spring 2018

Note: Please view the academic calendar online at http://www.cu-portland.edu/academics/registrar/academic-calendar for the most current information. YOU are responsible for meeting the deadlines listed.

Portland Full Semester:  1/08/18–4/28/18
Term Code:  201840

Jan 5 Residence Halls open for new students/Orientation begins
Jan 8 Start of Spring Semester
Jan 15 Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Campus Closed)
Jan 19 Last Day to Add a Course/Option Hour
Jan 19 Drop Deadline (100% Refund)
Jan 26 Withdraw Deadline (50% Refund)
Feb 2 Withdraw Deadline (25% Refund)
Feb 16 L.E.S.T. – Lutheran Elementary Schools Tournament (No Classes)
Mar 9 Grade Option Change Deadline
Mar 9 Withdraw Deadline (No Refund)
Mar 26-30 Spring Break
Mar 30 Good Friday (Campus Closed)
Apr 20 Finals Prep Day (No Classes)
Apr 23-27 Finals Week
Apr 28 Spring Commencement

Boise Full Semester:  1/08/18–5/4/18
Term Code:  201845

Jan 8 Classes Begin
Jan 12 Last Day to Add a Course/Option Hour
Jan 19 Drop Deadline (100% Refund)
Feb 2 Withdraw Deadline (50% Refund)
Feb 9 Withdraw Deadline (25% Refund)
Mar 9 Withdraw Deadline (No Refund)
Mar 26-30 Spring Break
Apr 20 Finals Prep Day (No Classes)
Apr 23 Final Examinations Begin
May 4 End of Session
May 5 Commencement

Please view the academic calendar online at http://www.cu-portland.edu/academics/registrar/academic-calendar/campus-programs#First for complete date information for 1st Half and 2nd Half Semester on-ground as well as online courses.