Trumbull Calendars

Academic Calendar

Summer 2015 2016
Summer classes end for fourth-year Podiatric Medicine students May 15 May 20
Summer classes end for third-year Podiatric Medicine students May 15 May 27
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree commencement May 15 May 20
Summer intersession classes begin May 18 May 23
Memorial Day - no classes and offices closed (note 1) May 25 May 30
Summer classes begin for first-year Podiatric Medicine students May 26 May 31
Summer intersession classes end June 5 June 10
Summer I classes begin June 8 June 13
Summer II classes begin June 8 June 13
Deadline for associate degree candidates to apply for August graduation June 12 June 17
Deadline for master's and doctoral degree and graduate certificate candidates to apply for August graduation June 12 June 17
Summer classes end for first-year Podiatric Medicine students July 2 July 8
Independence Day observed - no classes and offices closed (note 1) July 3 July 4
Summer final examinations for first-year Podiatric Medicine students July 6-17 July 11-22
Final date for oral examination of master's and doctoral degree candidates for August graduation July 10 July 15
Summer I classes end July 11 July 16
Summer III classes begin July 13 July 18
Deadline for master's thesis or doctoral dissertation to be filed in college office for August graduation July 27 Aug 1
Summer II classes end Aug 1 Aug 6
Geauga Campus commencement Aug 14 Aug 19
Summer III classes end Aug 15 Aug 20
Kent Campus commencements Aug 15 Aug 20
Fall Semester 2015 2016
Fall classes start for fourth-year Podiatric Medicine students June 1 TBD
Fall classes start for third-year Podiatric Medicine students June 15 TBD
Fall classes start for first- and second-year Podiatric Medicine students Aug 3 TBD
Fall International student orientation Aug 24 Aug 22
Fall Graduate student orientation Aug 25-26 Aug 23-24
University convocation Aug 28 Aug 26
Destination Kent State: Welcome Weekend Aug 28-30 Aug 26-28
Fall classes begin Aug 31 Aug 29
Deadline for associate degree candidates to apply for December graduation Sept 4 Sept 2
Deadline for master's and doctoral degree and graduate certificate candidates to apply for December graduation Sept 4 Sept 2
Labor Day - no classes and offices closed (note 1) Sept 7 Sept 5
Deadline for bachelor's degree and undergraduate certificate candidates to apply for May graduation Sept 15 Sept 15
Fall classes end for fourth-year Podiatric Medicine students Sept 25 TBD
Spring classes begin for fourth-year Podiatric Medicine students Sept 28 TBD
Fall classes end for third-year Podiatric Medicine students Oct 2 TBD
Fall final examinations for third-year Podiatric Medicine students Oct 5-17 TBD
Spring classes begin for third-year Podiatric Medicine students Oct 19 TBD
Final date for oral examination of master's and doctoral degree candidates for December graduation Nov 13 Nov 10
Veterans Day observed - no classes and offices closed (note 1) Nov 11 Nov 11
Deadline for master's thesis or doctoral dissertation to be filed in college office for December graduation Nov 30 Nov 28
Fall classes end for first- and second-year Podiatric Medicine students Nov 25 TBD
Thanksgiving recess - no classes (note 2) Nov 25-29 Nov 23-27
Thanksgiving observed - offices closed (note 3) Nov 26-27 Nov 24-25
Fall final examinations for first- and second-year Podiatric Medicine students Nov 30-Dec 11 TBD
Fall classes end Dec 13 Dec 11
Fall final examinations Dec 14-20 Dec 12-18
Ashtabula Campus commencement Dec 18 Dec 16
Stark Campus commencement Dec 18 Dec 16
Kent Campus graduate degrees commencement (note 4) Dec 18 Dec 16
Kent Campus bachelor's degree commencements Dec 19 Dec 17
Deadline for bachelor's degree and undergraduate certificate candidates to apply for August graduation Dec 15 Dec 15
Christmas observed - offices closed (notes 1, 5) Dec 24-25 Dec 23-26
Holiday schedule (note 6) TBA TBA
New Year’s Day observed - offices closed (note 1) Jan 1 Jan 2
Spring Semester 2016 2017
Spring classes begin for first- and second-year Podiatric Medicine students Jan 4 TBD
Spring international student orientation Jan 14 Jan 12
Spring graduate student orientation Jan 15 Jan 13
Spring classes begin Jan 19 Jan 17
Deadline for associate degree candidates to apply for May graduation Jan 22 Jan 20
Deadline for master's and doctoral degree and graduate certificate candidates to apply for May graduation Jan 22 Jan 20
Martin Luther King Jr Day - no classes and offices closed (note 1) Jan 18 Jan 16
Spring classes end for fourth-year Podiatric Medicine students Jan 29 TBD
Summer classes begin for fourth-year Podiatric Medicine students Feb 1 TBD
Spring classes end for third-year Podiatric Medicine students Feb 12 TBD
Spring final examinations for third-year Podiatric Medicine students Feb 15-26 TBD
Summer classes begin for third-year Podiatric Medicine students Feb 29 TBD
Deadline for bachelor's degree candidates to apply for December graduation Mar 15 Mar 15
Spring recess - no classes (note 7) Mar 21-27 Mar 27-Apr 2
Spring classes resume Mar 28 Apr 3
Final date for oral examination of master's and doctoral degree candidates for May graduation Apr 8 Apr 7
Honors Week Apr 3-9 Apr 9-15
Deadline for master's thesis or doctoral dissertation to be filed in college office for May graduation Apr 25 Apr 24
Spring classes end for first- and second-year Podiatric Medicine students Apr 29 TBD
Remembrance Day (note 8) May 4 May 4
Spring classes end May 8 May 7
Spring final examinations May 9-15 May 8-14
Spring final examinations for first- and second-year Podiatric Medicine students May 2-13 TBD
Kent Campus graduate degrees commencement May 13 May 12
Ashtabula Campus commencement May 13 May 12
East Liverpool Campus commencement May 13 May 12
Salem Campus commencement May 13 May 12
Stark Campus commencement May 13 May 12
Trumbull Campus commencement May 13 May 12
Tuscarawas Campus commencement May 13 May 12
Geauga Campus commencements May 13-14 May 12-13
Kent Campus bachelor's degree commencements May 14 May 13
Kent Campus steam shutdown (6 p.m. to 6 p.m.) May 15-22 May TBD

Calendar Notes

  1. State- or federal-designated holiday.
  2. Thanksgiving: classes recessed Wednesday noon through Sunday; offices are closed Thursday and Friday.
  3. Columbus Day, the second Monday in October, is a movable holiday, observed the day after Thanksgiving.
  4. Date for Kent Campus graduate commencement is tentative; it may be held the Saturday after the date listed.
  5. Presidents Day, the third Monday in February, is a movable holiday, observed contiguous with Christmas Day.
  6. Kent State may operate on a holiday schedule during the last part of December. When that occurs, information will be communicated to faculty and staff and will also be posted on the HR website.
  7. Spring Recess: no classes, offices are open.
  8. Remembrance Day (May 4, 1970): final exams, classes or parts of classes recess from noon through 2 p.m.