2017-2018 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 2017, Orientation will be held June 22-23.

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 2017 SEMESTER
June 21 Wednesday Orientation for International Students
June 21-23 Wednesday thru Friday        Orientation for all ESTEEM Students
June 26 Monday Classes Begin for ESTEEM Students
July 4 Tuesday Fourth of July – ESTEEM Classes are not in Session
August 4 Friday Last class day for ESTEEM Summer Semester
     
ESTEEM FALL 2017 SEMESTER
August 14-15 Monday thru Tuesday Graduate School Orientation
August 21 Monday Classes Begin for ESTEEM Students
September 5  Monday Labor Day - Classes are in Session 
October 14-22  Saturday thru Sunday Mid-Term break 
November 22-26 Wednesday thru Sunday Thanksgiving Break
December 7 Thursday Last class day for ESTEEM Fall Semester
December 8-10 Friday thru Sunday Reading Days (no examinations)
December 11-15 Monday thru Friday Final Exams
     
ESTEEM SPRING 2018 SEMESTER
January 16 Tuesday Classes Begin for ESTEEM Students
March 10-18 Saturday thru Sunday ESTEEM Class Spring Break
Mar 30 - Apr 2 Friday thru Monday Easter Holiday
May 2 Wednesday Last class day for ESTEEM Spring Semester
May 3-6  Thursday thru Sunday Reading Days (no examinations)
May 7-11 Monday thru Friday Final Exams
May 18-20 Friday thru Sunday Commencement Weekend