Academic Calendar

Semester/Year

Event

Date

SPRING 2017

Registration Opens December 1, 2016
Registration Deadline January 8, 2017
First day of Classes January 9, 2017
Tuition submission due (one-time or monthly payment plan) January 15, 2017
Daylight Savings Time Starts March 12, 2017
Spring break March 20-26, 2017
Finals Week May 8, 2017
Final Day of Classes May 12, 2017

SUMMER 2017

Summer Intensive Application Opens May 1, 2017
Ramadan – Pending ChicagoHilal.com Confirmation May 27, 2017
Eid al-Fitr – Pending ChicagoHilal.com Confirmation June 26, 2017
First Day of Classes July 17, 2017
Final Day of Classes August 15, 2017

FALL 2017

Full-time Application Opens May 15, 2017
Full-time Student Application Deadline August 18, 2017
Students’ Orientation August 21, 2017
First Day of Classes August 28, 2017
Labor Day Holiday September 4, 2017
Part-time Student Application Deadline September 5, 2017
Eid al-Adha Holiday (pending moonsighting of Dhul Hijja) September 1-3, 2017
Tuition submission due (one-time or monthly payment plan) September 15, 2017
Muharram 10th Holiday (pending moonsighting of Muharram) September 20, 2017
Daylight Savings Time ends November 5, 2017
Thanksgiving Holiday November 23, 2017
Finals Week December 18, 2017
Last Day of Class December 22, 2017

SPRING 2018

Registration Opens December 1, 2017
Registration Deadline January 7, 2018
First day of Classes January 8, 2018
Tuition submission due (one-time or monthly payment plan) January 15, 2018
Daylight Savings Time Starts March 11, 2018
Spring break March 19-25, 2018
Finals Week May 7, 2018
Final Day of Classes May 11, 2018

SUMMER 2018

Summer Intensive Application Opens May 1, 2018
Ramadan – Pending ChicagoHilal.com Confirmation May 15, 2018
Eid al-Fitr – Pending ChicagoHilal.com Confirmation June 14, 2018
First Day of Classes June 25, 2018
Final Day of Classes August 10, 2018