Commencement 2017

On Saturday, May 27 Kimball Union will proudly celebrate its two hundred and first commencement. For full weekend details, please visit the Commencement 2017 web page.
News & Calendar

Major Dates Calendar 2017-18

26-27 Sat. – Sun. Student Leaders Arrive and Leadership Institute
28 Monday New International Students Arrive: 10:00 am
29 Tuesday New Student Registration: Boarders @ 11:00 am; Day Students @ 1:00 pm
30 Wednesday Orientation / Camping Trip Departure
31 Thursday Returning International Students Arrive

1 Friday Camping Trips Return
Returning Student Registration: Boarders @ 1:00 pm; Day Students @ 2:00 pm
All-School Orientation
2-3 Sat. – Sun. All-School Opening of School Activities
4 Monday Labor Day – Fall Trimester Classes Begin; Convocation

13-14 Fri. – Sat. Family Weekend
16-17 Mon. – Tues. Fall Long Weekend (College Visit Days)

11-12 Sat. – Sun. Campus Weekend – Reading Period
13-16 Mon. – Thur. Fall Trimester Exams (Ending at 2:30 pm)
16 Thursday Thanksgiving Vacation following last exam
17 Friday Residence Halls Close until 11/27
27 Monday Residence Halls Open – Boarders Return by 9:00 p.m.
28 Tuesday Winter Trimester Begin

9-10 Sat – Sun. Campus Weekend
13 Wednesday Winter Vacation begins after class day (noon)
14 Thursday Residence Halls Close until 1/2

2 Tuesday Residence Halls Open - Boarders Return by 9:00 p.m.
3 Wednesday Classes Resume
6-7 Sat. – Sun. Campus Weekend
27-29 Sat. – Mon. Winter Long Weekend – No Classes or Games

19 Monday Presidents Day – No Classes

3-4 Sat. – Sun. Campus Weekend – Reading Period
5 - 9 Mon. – Fri. Winter Trimester Project Week/K-Term
9 Friday Spring Vacation Begins at Noon
10 Saturday Residence Halls Close until 3/26
26 Monday Residence Halls Open – Boarders Return by 9:00 p.m.
27 Tuesday Spring Trimester Begins

23 Monday Spring Long Weekend – No Classes
28 Saturday Grandparents’ Day
28-29 Sat. – Sun. Campus Weekend

25 Friday Baccalaureate Service and Awards Ceremony (Commencement Activities)
26 Saturday Graduation
26-27 Sat. – Sun Campus Weekend
28-1 Mon. – Fri. Final Exams/K-Term

1 Friday Summer Vacation begins at noon
8-10 Fri. – Sun. Reunion Weekend

Note: Exams must be taken during the designated class block.

Major Dates Calendar Download



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