2016-2017 Academic Calendar


In general, the ESTEEM Graduate Program will follow the Registrar's academic calendar but will add our ESTEEM summer session at the beginning.  In 2016, Orientation will be held June 22nd - 24th.

Students at South Bend Cubs game.

Students are also expected to spend their Spring Break on a class trip to an entrepreneurial hub - as part of their ESTEEM experience. In most recent years this trip has been to Silicon Valley.

ESTEEM SUMMER 2016 SEMESTER
June 22 Wednesday Orientation for International Students
June 22-24 Wednesday thru Friday        Orientation for all ESTEEM Students
June 27 Monday Classes Begin for ESTEEM Students
July 4 Monday Fourth of July – ESTEEM Classes are not in Session
August 5 Friday Last class day for ESTEEM Summer Semester
     
ESTEEM FALL 2016 SEMESTER
August 15-18 Tuesday thru Friday Graduate School Orientation including International Student Orientation 
August 23 Tuesday Classes Begin for ESTEEM Students
September 5  Monday Labor Day - Classes are in Session 
October 15-23  Saturday thru Sunday Mid-Term break 
November 23-27 Wednesday thru Sunday Thanksgiving Break
December 8  Thursday Last class day for ESTEEM Fall Semester
December 9-11 Friday thru Sunday Reading Days (no examinations)
December 12-16  Monday thru Friday Final Exams
     
ESTEEM SPRING 2017 SEMESTER
January 17 Tuesday Classes Begin for ESTEEM Students
March 11-19  Saturday thru Sunday ESTEEM Class Spring Break
April 14-17 Friday thru Monday Easter Holiday
May 3 Wednesday Last class day for ESTEEM Spring Semester
May 4 - May 7  Thursday thru Sunday Reading Days (no examinations)
May 8-12 Monday thru Friday Final Exams
May 19-21  Friday thru Sunday Commencement Weekend