Spring/Summer 2017 Academic Calendar

Registration Drop and Add March 20 - May 12
Payment Deadline April 28 by 5:00 pm
Classes Begin - 1st 6 and 12 weeks May 8
100% Tuition Refund Deadline - 1st 6 and 12 weeks May 12 by 5:00 pm
Last Day to Add or Register - 1st 6 and 12 weeks May 12 by 5:00 pm
75% Tuition Refund Deadline - 1st 6 weeks May 19
Memorial Day Recess May 29
75% Tuition Refund Deadline - 12 weeks June 2
Drop with a "W" Grade Deadline - 1st 6 weeks June 9
Classes End - 1st 6 weeks June 19
Examinations - 1st 6 weeks June 20-21
Drop with a "W" Grade Deadline - 12 weeks June 23
Classes Begin - 2nd 6 weeks June 26
Grades Due from Faculty June 26 by 12:00 pm
1st 6 weeks Grades Available to Students June 28
Last Day to Add or Register - 2nd 6 weeks June 30 by 5:00 pm
100% Tuition Refund Deadline - 2nd 6 weeks June 30 by 5:00 pm
Independence Day Recess July 4
75% Tuition Refund Deadline - 2nd 6 weeks July 7
Drop with a "W" Grade Deadline - 2nd 6 weeks July 28
Classes End - 2nd 6 and 12 weeks August 5
Examinations - 2nd 6 and 12 weeks August 7-8
Grades Due from Faculty August 14 by 12:00 pm
2nd 6 and 12 weeks Grades Available to Students August 16

Tuition refunds are based on the difference between the amount paid and the amount due for credits remaining after courses are dropped. The block tuition rate may result in a smaller or no refund being available for dropping a course.

For a printable version of the 2017-2018 Registration Calendar, click here.

For previous Academic Calendars please refer to the Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog.

Fall 2017 Academic Calendar

Registration Drop and Add March 20 - September 1
Payment Deadline August 18 by 5:00 pm
Convocation August 25
Classes Begin August 28
100% Tuition Refund Deadline September 1 by 5:00 pm
Last day to Add, Register, or Pay September 1 by 5:00 pm
Labor Day Recess September 3-5
75% Tuition Refund Deadline September 22
Mid-term Evaluations October 9-13
Mid-term Grades Due from Faculty October 17 by 12:00 pm
Mid-term Grades Available to Students October 19
Drop with a "W" Grade Deadline October 27
Thanksgiving Recess November 22-26
Classes End and Commencement December 9
Examinations and Semester Ends December 11-16
Grades Due from Faculty December 19 by 12:00 pm
Grades Available to Students December 21

Tuition refunds are based on the difference between the amount paid and the amount due for credits remaining after courses are dropped. The block tuition rate may result in a smaller or no refund being available for dropping a course.

For a printable version of the 2017-2018 Registration Calendar, click here.

For previous Academic Calendars please refer to the Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog.

Fall 2017 Final Exam Schedule

Fall examination periods are scheduled on the basis of the first lecture of the week for the course. Courses not fitting this schedule will have examinations arranged by the instructor in consultation with the Dean's Office. Examinations will normally be held in the same rooms in which lectures are given. Take-home exams are due at the time scheduled for a final examination for the course in question. Questions about the examination policy should be directed to Dr. Suzeanne Benet (benets@gvsu.edu), Provost Office.

Class Held

Class Time: at


Class Time Exam
Monday at 8:00 am Monday, December 11, 8:00 am - 9:50 am
Monday at 8:30 am Monday, December 11, 8:00 am - 9:50 am
Monday at 9:00 am Tuesday, December 12, 8:00 am - 9:50 am
Monday at 9:30 am Tuesday, December 12, 8:00 am - 9:50 am
Monday at 10:00 am Tuesday, December 12, 12:00 pm - 1:50 pm
Monday at 10:30 am Tuesday, December 12, 12:00 pm - 1:50 pm
Monday at 11:00 am Wednesday, December 13, 10:00 am - 11:50 am
Monday at 11:30 am Wednesday, December 13, 10:00 am - 11:50 am
Monday at 12:00 pm Wednesday, December 13, 2:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Monday at 12:30 pm Wednesday, December 13, 2:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Monday at 1:00 pm Tuesday, December 12, 2:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Monday at 1:30 pm Tuesday, December 12, 2:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Monday at 2:00 pm Monday, December 11, 2:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Monday at 2:30 pm Monday, December 11, 2:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Monday at 3:00 pm Thursday, December 14, 2:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Monday at 3:30 pm Thursday, December 14, 2:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Monday at 4:00 pm Wednesday, December 13, 4:00 pm - 5:50 pm
Monday at 4:30 pm Wednesday, December 13, 4:00 pm - 5:50 pm
Monday at 5:00 pm Monday, December 11, 4:00 pm - 5:50 pm
Class Time Exam
Tuesday at 8:00 am Monday, December 11, 10:00 am - 11:50 am
Tuesday at 8:30 am Monday, December 11, 10:00 am - 11:50 am
Tuesday at 9:00 am Tuesday, December 12, 10:00 am - 11:50 am
Tuesday at 9:30 am Tuesday, December 12, 10:00 am - 11:50 am
Tuesday at 10:00 am Wednesday, December 13, 8:00 am - 9:50 am
Tuesday at 10:30 am Wednesday, December 13, 8:00 am - 9:50 am
Tuesday at 11:00 am Wednesday, December 13, 12:00 pm - 1:50 pm
Tuesday at 11:30 am Wednesday, December 13, 12:00 pm - 1:50 pm
Tuesday at 12:00 pm Thursday, December 14, 10:00 am - 11:50 am
Tuesday at 12:30 pm Thursday, December 14, 10:00 am - 11:50 am
Tuesday at 1:00 pm Monday, December 11, 12:00 pm - 1:50 pm
Tuesday at 1:30 pm Monday, December 11, 12:00 pm - 1:50 pm
Tuesday at 2:00 pm Tuesday, December 12, 4:00 pm - 5:50 pm
Tuesday at 2:30 pm Tuesday, December 12, 4:00 pm - 5:50 pm
Tuesday at 3:00 pm Thursday, December 14, 8:00 am - 9:50 am
Tuesday at 3:30 pm Thursday, December 14, 8:00 am - 9:50 am
Tuesday at 4:00 pm Thursday, December 14, 4:00 pm - 5:50 pm
Tuesday at 4:30 pm Thursday, December 14, 4:00 pm - 5:50 pm
Tuesday at 5:00 pm Friday, December 15, 4:00 pm - 5:50 pm
Class Time Exam
Wednesday at 8:00 am Friday, December 15, 2:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Wednesday at 8:30 am Friday, December 15, 2:00 pm - 3:50 pm
Wednesday at 12:00 pm Friday, December 15, 10:00 am - 11:50 am
Wednesday at 12:30 pm Friday, December 15, 10:00 am - 11:50 am
Wednesday at 1:00 pm Thursday, December 14, 12:00 pm - 1:50 pm
Wednesday at 1:30 pm Thursday, December 14, 12:00 pm - 1:50 pm
Wednesday at 2:00 pm Friday, December 15, 12:00 pm - 1:50 pm
Wednesday at 2:30 pm Friday, December 15, 12:00 pm - 1:50 pm
Wednesday at 3:00 pm Friday, December 15, 8:00 am - 9:50 am
Wednesday at 3:30 pm Friday, December 15, 8:00 am - 9:50 am
Class Time Exam
Friday at 9:00 am Friday, December 15, 10:00 am - 11:50 am
Friday at 1:30 pm Friday, December 15, 2:00 pm - 3:50 pm

Evening Classes: Final examinations for evening classes (those beginning 5:30 p.m. or later) will be held on the first regular meeting time during the final examination period. Note that classes which begin at 5:30 p.m. will begin their exams at 6:00 p.m.

Note: If your examination time does not appear above, it will be announced in class by your instructor after the beginning of the semester.

Saturday Classes: Final examinations will be held during the regular meeting time.

Common Exams: Some courses with multiple sections hold common exams outside of the schedule noted above. The instructor will announce the examination time in class.

Winter 2018 Academic Calendar

Registration Drop and Add March 20 - January 12
Payment Deadline December 15 by 5:00 pm
Classes Begin January 8
100% Tuition Refund Deadline January 12 by 5:00 pm
Last Day to Add, Register, or Pay January 12 by 5:00 pm
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Recess January 15
75% Tuition Refund Deadline February 2
Mid-term Evaluations February 19-23
Mid-term Grades Due from Faculty February 27 by 12:00 pm
Mid-term Grades Available to Students March 1
Spring Break March 4-11
Drop with a "W" Grade Deadline March 9
Classes End April 21
Examinations and Semester Ends April 23-28
Commencement April 27-28
Grades Due from Faculty May 1 by 12:00 pm
Grades Available to Students May 3

Tuition refunds are based on the difference between the amount paid and the amount due for credits remaining after courses are dropped. The block tuition rate may result in a smaller or no refund being available for dropping a course.

For a printable version of the 2017-2018 Registration Calendar, click here.

For previous Academic Calendars please refer to the Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog.