University of Southern California

Academics

Academic Calendar 2016-2017

Fall Semester 2016 71 instructional days
Open Registration Mon-Fri August 15-19
Move-In Wed August 17
Classes Begin Mon August 22
Labor Day Mon September 5
Thanksgiving Wed-Sat November 23-26
Classes End Fri December 2
Study Days Sat-Tue December 3-6
Exams Wed-Wed December 7-14
Winter Recess Thu-Sun December 15-January 8
Spring Semester 2017 73 instructional days
Open Registration Thu-Fri January 5-6
Classes Begin Mon January 9
Martin Luther King’s Birthday Mon January 16
President’s Day Mon February 20
Spring Recess Mon-Sat March 13-18
Classes End Fri April 28
Study Days Sat-Tue April 29-May 2
Exams Wed-Wed May 3-10
Commencement Fri May 12
Summer Semester 2017 57 instructional days
Registration Mon-Tue May 15-16
Classes Begin Wed May 17
Memorial Day Mon May 29
Independence Day Mon-Tue July 3-4
Classes End Tue August 8