University Academic Calendar

All dates are subject to change. 

2016 Summer Term I

May 18Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2016.
May 27Last day to register for first term semester classes, 5 p.m.
Refer to http://sbs.tamu.edu for tuition and fee due dates.
May 30Memorial Day. Faculty and Staff holiday.
May 31First day of first term classes.
June 3Last day for adding/dropping courses for the first term, 5 p.m.
Summer first term official census date.
June 20Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop) for the first term, 5 p.m.
Last day to change Kinesiology 198/199 grade type for the first term, 5 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University for the first term, 5 p.m.
July 1Last day of first term classes.
July 4Independence Day.
July 5First term final examinations.
July 8First term final grades due in the Office of the Registrar, noon.

2016 Summer Term II

May 18Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2016.
July 5Last day to register for the second term semester classes, 5 p.m.
Refer to http://sbs.tamu.edu for tuition and fee due dates.
July 6First day of second term classes.
July 11Last day for adding/dropping courses for the second term, 5 p.m.
Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in August without a late fee.
Summer second term official census date.
July 26Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop) for the second term, 5 p.m.
Last day to change Kinesiology 198/199 grade type for the second term, 5 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University for the second term, 5 p.m.
August 8Last day of second term classes.
Last day to apply for all degrees awarded in August.
August 9Second term final examinations for all students.
August 11Grades for degree candidates from departments due in Office of the Registrar, noon.
August 12Commencement and Commissioning.
Last day for August undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate, 5 p.m.
August 13Texas A&M University at Galveston Commencement.
August 15Final grades for second term due in Office of the Registrar, noon.

2016 10-Week Summer Semester

May 18Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2016.
May 27Last day to register for 10-week semester classes, 5 p.m.
Refer to http://sbs.tamu.edu for tuition and fee due dates.
May 30Memorial Day. Faculty and Staff holiday.
May 31First day of 10-week semester classes.
June 3Last day for adding/dropping courses for the 10-week semester, 5 p.m.
10-week official census date.
July 4Independence Day.
July 5No 10-week semester classes.
July 11Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in August without a late fee.
July 20Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop) for the 10-week semester, 5 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University for the 10-week semester, 5 p.m.
August 8Last day of 10-week semester classes.
Last day to apply for all degrees awarded in August.
August 9-1010-week semester final examinations for all students.
August 11Grades for degree candidates from departments due in Office of the Registrar, noon.
August 12Commencement and Commissioning.
Last day for August undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate, 5 p.m.
August 13Texas A&M University at Galveston Commencement.
August 15Final grades for 10-week semester due in Office of the Registrar, noon.

2016 Fall Semester

August 17Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in December 2016.
August 26Last day to register for fall semester classes, 5 p.m.
Refer to http://sbs.tamu.edu for tuition and fee due dates.
August 29First day of fall semester classes.
September 2Last day for adding/dropping courses for the fall semester, 5 p.m.
September 13Fall official census date.
September 30Undergraduate Degree Plan approval deadline.
Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in December without a late fee.
October 17Mid-semester grades due in Office of the Registrar, noon.
November 10 - November 30Preregistration for 2017 spring semester.
November 18Bonfire 1999 Remembrance Day.
November 18Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop) for the first term, 5 p.m.
Last day to change Kinesiology 198/199 grade type for the first term, 5 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University for the first term, 5 p.m.
November 23Reading day, no classes.
November 24-25Thanksgiving holiday.
December 5Redefined day, students attend their Friday classes. Does not apply to programs offered by the College of Nursing. No regular course examinations (except for laboratory and one-hour courses) shall be given.
December 6Redefined day, students attend their Thursday classes. Does not apply to programs offered by the College of Nursing. No regular course examinations (except for laboratory and one-hour courses) shall be given.
December 7Last day of fall semester classes. No regular course examinations (except for laboratory and one-hour courses) shall be given.
Last day to apply for all degrees to be awarded in December.
December 8Reading day, no classes.
December 9, 12-14Fall semester final examinations for all students.
December 15Grades for degree candidates due, 6 p.m.
December 16Commencement and Commissioning.
December 16Last day for December undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate, 5 p.m.
December 17Commencement and Commissioning.
December 19Final grades for all students due in the Office of the Registrar, noon.
December 23 - December 30Faculty and Staff holiday.

2017 Spring Semester

January 4Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in May 2017.
January 13Last day to register for spring semester classes, 5 p.m.
Refer to http://sbs.tamu.edu for tuition and fee due dates.
January 16Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Faculty and Staff holiday.
January 17First day of spring semester classes.
January 23Last day for adding/dropping courses for the spring semester, 5 p.m.
February 1Spring official census date.
February 17Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in May without a late fee.
March 6Mid-semester grades due in Office of the Registrar, noon.
March 13-17Spring Break.
March 16-17Faculty and Staff holiday.
April 6-21Preregistration for 2017 first term, second term, 10-week summer semester and fall semester.
April 14Reading day, no classes.
April 18Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop) for the first term, 5 p.m.
Last day to change Kinesiology 198/199 grade type for the first term, 5 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University for the first term, 5 p.m.
April 21Muster. Campus ceremony.
May 1No regular course examinations (except for laboratory and one-hour courses) shall be given.
May 2Last day of spring semester classes.
Last day to apply for all degrees to be awarded in May.
Redefined day, students attend their Friday classes. Does not apply to programs offered by the College of Nursing. No regular course examinations (except for laboratory and one-hour courses) shall be given.
May 3Reading days, no classes.
May 4-5, 8-9Spring semester final examinations for all students.
May 10Grades for degree candidates due, 6 p.m.
May 11-13Commencement and Commissioning.
May 12Last day for May undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate, 5 p.m.
May 15Final grades for all students due in the Office of the Registrar, noon.

2017 Summer Term I

May 17Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2017.
May 26Last day to register for first term semester classes, 5 p.m.
Refer to http://sbs.tamu.edu for tuition and fee due dates.
May 29Memorial Day. Faculty and Staff holiday.
May 30First day of first term classes.
June 2Last day for adding/dropping courses for the first term, 5 p.m.
Summer first term official census date.
June 19Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop) for the first term, 5 p.m.
Last day to change Kinesiology 198/199 grade type for the first term, 5 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University for the first term, 5 p.m.
June 30Last day of first term classes.
July 3First term final examinations.
July 4Independence Day.
July 7First term final grades due in the Office of the Registrar, noon.
July 10Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in August without a late fee.

2017 Summer Term II

May 17Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2017.
July 3Last day to register for the second term semester classes, 5 p.m.
Refer to http://sbs.tamu.edu for tuition and fee due dates.
July 4Independence Day. Faculty and staff holiday.
July 5First day of second term classes.
July 10Last day for adding/dropping courses for the second term, 5 p.m.
Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in August without a late fee.
Summer second term official census date.
July 25Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop) for the second term, 5 p.m.
Last day to change Kinesiology 198/199 grade type for the second term, 5 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University for the second term, 5 p.m.
August 7Last day of second term classes.
Last day to apply for all degrees awarded in August.
August 8Second term final examinations for all students.
August 10Grades for degree candidates from departments due in Office of the Registrar, noon.
August 11Commencement and Commissioning.
Last day for August undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate, 5 p.m.
August 12Texas A&M University at Galveston Commencement.
August 14Final grades for second term due in Office of the Registrar, noon.

2017 10-Week Summer Semester

May 17Graduation application opens for all students planning to graduate in August 2017.
May 26Last day to register for 10-week semester classes, 5 p.m.
Refer to http://sbs.tamu.edu for tuition and fee due dates.
May 29Memorial Day. Faculty and Staff holiday.
May 30First day of 10-week semester classes.
June 2Last day for adding/dropping courses for the 10-week semester, 5 p.m.
10-week official census date.
July 3No 10-week semester classes.
July 4Independence Day. Faculty and staff holiday.
July 10Last day to apply for degrees to be awarded in August without a late fee.
July 19Last day for all students to drop courses with no penalty (Q-drop) for the 10-week semester, 5 p.m.
Last day to officially withdraw from the University for the 10-week semester, 5 p.m.
August 7Last day of 10-week semester classes.
Last day to apply for all degrees awarded in August.
August 8-910-week semester final examinations for all students.
August 10Grades for degree candidates from departments due in Office of the Registrar, noon.
August 11Commencement and Commissioning.
Last day for August undergraduate degree candidates to apply for Tuition Rebate, 5 p.m.
August 12Texas A&M University at Galveston Commencement.
August 14Final grades for 10-week semester due in Office of the Registrar, noon.