Important Dates

For the 2017-2018 academic year, here are some important dates to know:

  • Friday, August 25th: First Year and Transfer student move-in  (Maine Hello)
  • Sunday, August 27th: Upperclass student move-in
  • Monday, August 28th: First day of classes
  • Monday, October 9th and 10th: Fall Break. Residence halls do not close
  • Wednesday, October 11th: Classes Resume
  • Wednesday, November 22nd: Thanksgiving Break begins. Residence halls do not close
  • Monday, November 27th: Classes Resume
  • Monday, December 11th-Friday, December 15th: Finals week
  • Friday, December 15th at 5:00PM: All residence halls except DTAV/Patch, York, Knox and Kennebec close for winter break.  All students in non-continuous halls must vacate their room within 24 hours after their last final, or by 5:00pm on December 15th- whichever comes first.  Students are not required to move out of their residence halls for winter break, but are advised to take home any valuables with them over break.
  • Sunday, January 21st at 10:00am: All residence halls open for students to move back in.
  • Monday, January 22nd: First day of classes for spring semester
  • Friday, March 9th at 5:00pm: All residence halls except DTAV/Patch, York, Knox, and Kennebec close for spring break.  All students in non-continuous halls must vacate their room by 5:00pm on March 9th.  Students are not required to move out of their residence halls for spring break, but are advised to take home any valuables with them over break.
  • Sunday, March 18th at 10:00am: All residence halls re-open for the remainder of spring semester
  • Wednesday, May 2nd (tentative): No classes in celebration of Maine Day
  • Friday, May 4th: Last day of classes for spring semester
  • Monday, May 7th-Friday, May 11th: Finals week
  • Friday, May 11th at 5:00pm: All residence halls close for summer break.  All students except those graduating on May 12th must vacate their room within 24 hours after their last final, or by 5:00pm on May 11th- whichever comes first.