Academic Calendars

Summer 2018
University calendars are accurate at the time of publication/posting, but subject to change.

Some school and/or departmental calendars may differ from the university's academic calendar. Please check with the specific program of study to ensure the appropriate calendar is followed. [ OTHER SEMESTERS ]


May 2018
M-F21 - Jun 8 3-week session
M-R21 - Jun 21 5-week session
M-R21 - Jul 12 8-week evening session
W23 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays – 3-week session*
F25 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays – 5-week and 8-week sessions*
M28 University closed**

June 2018
M-W11 - Jul 11 4 1/2-week session
M-R11 - Jul 19 6-week session
M-R11 - Aug 2 8-week evening session
F15 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays – 4 1/2-week, 6-week and 8-week sessions*
M-R25 - Jul 26 5-week session
F29 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays – 5-week session*
F29 Monroe Park campus students - last day for summer degree candidates to submit graduation applications to their advisers for August degrees. MCV campus students - summer degree candidates should follow departmental deadlines

July 2018
W4 University closed**
R-F12 - Aug 10 4 1/2-week session
M16 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays – 4 1/2-week session*
M-F23 - Aug 10 3-week session
W25 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays – 3-week session*

August 2018
F10 Final date for graduate dean’s approval signature on completion of graduate thesis/dissertation for August degree candidates (check with graduate program director regarding internal schedules for submission of copy, defense and school/college dean approval)
F10 Final date for submission of thesis/dissertation to the VCU Scholars Compass
F10 Summer sessions end
Sa18 Official date for certifying August diplomas

* Reasonable accommodations for completion of work missed should be made for students observing religious holidays.
** Subject to approval