2017-2018 Calendar

2017 Fall Semester : 2018 Spring Semester : 2018 Summer Session

Check the online Calendar at www.hawaii.edu for the most updated version.

 
 

2017 Fall Semester

  *Orientation/academic advising/registration for continuing, new, and unclassified students
Visit manoa.hawaii.edu/graduate/content/graduate-programs for deadline information as graduate admission deadlines vary by program. The Office of Graduate Education begins processing applications around August 1 for the following fall semester.
August 18 (F) Holiday: Statehood Day
August 21 (M) First day of instruction
August 28 (M) *Last day to drop courses (tentative)
August 30 (W) *Last day to register/add courses/change grading option (tentative)
September 1 (F) **Spring admission application priority deadline for undergraduate students; final deadline for second bachelor's degree students and international undergraduate students
September 4 (M) Holiday: Labor Day (non-instructional day)
September 8 (F) Last day for undergraduates to file application for graduation for fall
Last day for classified graduate students to file application for graduation for fall
October 1 (Su) **Spring admission application final deadline for undergraduate students
Last day for returning classified graduate students to file for spring readmission
October 20 (F) *Last day for restricted withdrawals
November 1 (W) Last day for instructors to submit “I” removal grades for spring and summer to the Office of the Registrar
Last day to apply for credit by examination for fall semester
November 3 (F) Theses and dissertations due in the Office of Graduate Education
November 10 (F) Holiday observed: Veterans’ Day (non-instructional day)
November 22 (W) Last day for examinations before finals
November 23 (Th) Holiday: Thanksgiving Day (non-instructional day)
November 24 (F) Non-Instructional Day
December 7 (Th) Last day of instruction
December 8-9 (F-Sa) Study days
December 11-15 (M-F) Final examinations
December 15 (F) Spring admission application deadline for post-baccalaureate unclassified students
December 16 (Sa) Commencement; semester ends
December 25 (M) Holiday: Christmas Day
 
 

2018 Spring Semester

  *Orientation/academic advising/registration for continuing, new, and unclassified students
Visit manoa.hawaii.edu/graduate/content/graduate-programs for deadline information as graduate admission deadlines vary by program. The Office of Graduate Education begins processing applications around May 1 for the following spring semester.
January 1 (M) Holiday: New Year’s Day
January 5 (F) **Fall admission application priority deadline for undergraduate students; final deadline for second bachelor’s degree students and international undergraduate students
January 8 (M) First day of instruction
January 15 (M) Holiday: Martin Luther King Jr. Day (non-instructional day)
January 16 (Tu) *Last day to drop courses (tentative)
January 17 (W) *Last day to register/add courses/change grade option (tentative)
January 26 (F) Last day for undergraduates to file application for graduation for spring
Last day for classified graduate students to file application for graduation for spring
Last day to file application for graduation for summer for spring commencement exercise on May 12, 2018.
Feburary 19 (M) Holiday: Presidents’ Day (non-instructional day)
March 1 (Th) **Fall admission application final deadline for undergraduate students
Last day for returning classified graduates to file for summer readmission
March 9 (F) *Last day for restricted withdrawals
March 26 (M) Holiday: Kuhio Day (non-instructional day)
March 26-30 (M-F) Spring recess
March 30 (F) Holiday: Good Friday (non-instructional day)
April 2 (M)

Last day for instructors to submit “I” removal grades for fall to the Office of the Registrar.
Last day to apply for credit by examination for spring semester.
Last day for returning classified graduate students to file for fall readmission

April 6 (F) Theses and dissertations due in the Office of Graduate Education
April 17 (Tu) Last day for examinations before finals
May 2 (W) Last day of instruction
May 3-4 (Th-F) Study days
May 7-11 (M-F) Final examinations
May 12 (Sa)

Commencement; semester ends

 

 
 

2018 Summer Session

May 21 (M) First day of instruction (first session)
May 25 (F)

Last day for undergraduates to file application for graduation for summer
Last day for classified graduate students to file application for graduation for summer
Last day to file application for graduation for summer for fall commencement exercise on December 15, 2018.

May 28 (M) Holiday: Memorial Day (non-instructional day)
June 1 (F) Last day to file petition for admission to doctoral program (only by Manoa campus master’s candidates who graduated in the spring)
June 11 (M) Holiday: Kamehameha Day (non-instructional day)
June 29 (F) First session ends
July 2 (M) First day of instruction (second session)
July 4 (W) Holiday: Independence Day (non-instructional day)
July 6 (F) Theses and dissertations due in the Office of Graduate Education
July 15 (Su) Fall admission application deadline for post-baccalaureate unclassfied students
August 10 (F) Second session ends