Academic Calendar

For College of Advancing and Professional Studies Fall 2017 Courses

Registration Deadlines and Holidays
Registration begins Jul 24 (M)
Labor Day (University Closed) Sep 4 (M)
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   » Boston Saturday courses
   » Online courses
8:30a First class meeting
8:30a Sep 8 (F)
2:00p Sep 8 (F)
2:00p Sep 15 (F)
Drop deadline ¹ Sep 18 (M)
Deadline for 100% refund Sep 18 (M)
Add/change deadline ¹ Sep 25 (M)
Deadline for 50% refund ² Sep 25 (M)
Columbus Day (University Closed) Oct 9 (M)
Veteran’s Day observed (University Closed) Nov 11 (Sa)
Pass/Fall deadline Nov 22 (W)
Withdrawal deadline Nov 22 (W)
Thanksgiving (University Closed) Nov 23 (Th)
Holiday Break (No Classes) Nov 24-25 (F-Sa)
  1. A course dropped after the Drop deadline will be treated as a withdrawal, and a "W" will be recorded as a grade for the course, unless another course is added at the same time. Simultaneous drop/adds will be possible without incurring a "W" for the dropped course until the Add/Change deadline. However, these transactions may not be done by students using self service WISER, but must be done by staff. Click here for more details.
  2. No refunds will be given after the 50% refund deadline. Click here for refund policy and procedures.

Start/End Dates

Boston Campus Friday/Saturday Courses
Classes begin Sep 8 (F); Sep 9 (Sa)
Classes end Dec 8 (F); Dec 9 (Sa)
Makeup/Snow day Dec 15 (F); Dec 16 (Sa)
Braintree & Copley Courses
Classes begin Week of Sep 11
Classes end Week of Dec 4
Makeup/Snow day Week of Dec 11
Technical Education Courses
Classes begin Week of Sep 11
Classes end Week of Dec 11
Makeup/Snow day Week of Dec 18
Online Courses
Classes begin Week of Sep 11
Classes end Week of Dec 4

Please Note: If a course has start/end dates that differ from those listed above, they are noted along with the descriptions and schedule information.

Final Exams are held on the last day of class unless otherwise indicated by the instructor.

More Information


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