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2017-2018 Official Academic Calendar

Texas Tech University reserves the right to make calendar changes in the best interest of the faculty, students, and academic program.


Fall Intersession: August 14 – 27

Fall 2017
Faculty on Duty: August 23
First Class Day: August 28
Holidays: Sept. 4, Nov. 22 – 26
Last Class Day: December 6
Final Exams: December 8-13**
Commencement: December 15-16

Winter Intersession: December 14 – 22, January 2 – 11

Spring 2018
Faculty on Duty: January 16
First Class Day: January 18
Spring Break: March 10-18
No Classes: April 2*
Last Class Day: May 8
Final Exams: May 10 – 15**
Commencement: May 18 – 19

May Intersession: May 16 – May 31

First Summer Term 2018
Faculty on Duty: June 4
First Class Day: June 5
Holiday: July 4
Last Class Day: July 5
Final Exams: July 6 – 7

Second Summer Term 2018
Faculty on Duty: July 9
First Class Day: July 10
Last Class Day: August 8
Final Exams: August 9 – 10
Commencement: August 11

* Student holiday only
** No exams on Sunday

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