YEAR 2017-2018 (September 2017 – August 2018)

  GSAPP’s recommended timetable Activities
First day of the Fall semester Tuesday, September 5, 2017  
Last day to add or drop a course September 5-18  
Last day to defend for an October degree September 15  
Last day to drop a course without a “W” September 18  
Last day to File for an October diploma October 2  
Spring semester Registration begins October 29th (usually begins on the last Sunday in October at 10pm)
Diversity Recruitment Night November 3  
Thanksgiving Break Thursday, November 23 – Sunday November 26 Offices closed
Practicum Fair November 28  
Decision on whether under-enrolled courses run for Spring semester December 1  
GSAPP Holiday Potluck December 12  
Last day to defend for a January degree December 15  
Make Up dates for Classes December 19 & 20  
Grades Due for the Fall semester December 15 – January 2  
Last day of Fall semester Thursday, December 21  
Winter Recess Friday, December 22 – Monday, January 15) (Offices closed 12/22/17 – 1/1/18
Last day to file for a January diploma January 5  
Martin Luther King Jr Day January 15 Offices closed – No Classes
First day of the Spring semester Tuesday, January 16, 2018  
Interview Day – Clinical Psychology February 19  
Interview Day – School Psychology February 22  
Consortium Practicum Deadline NY/NJADOT February 26 – March 5  
Spring recess Saturday March 10 – Sunday, March 18  
Fall semester registration  begins March 25th (usually begins last Sunday in March at 10pm)
Last day to file for a May diploma April 1  
Minority and International Alumni Dinner & Dean's Multicultural Advisory Committee April 6  
Last day to defend for a May degree April 15  
Last Day of Spring semester May 7  
GSAPP Graduation Thursday, May 10 Nicholas Music Center – Cook/Douglass Campus
University-wide Commencement Sunday, May 13 High Point Solutions Stadium – Busch Campus
Practicum Placement Deadline (Internal) May 15  
Decision on whether under-Enrolled Courses will run May 21  
Memorial Day May 28 Offices closed
Orientation Day June 4  
Independence Day July 4 Offices closed
General Comprehensive Exams July 16 & 17th  
Clinical Comprehensive Exams July 23rd & 24th