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ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2016 / 2017 (1437 / 1438)

Fall Semester - 2016 / 2017 (1437 / 1438)

FALL SEMESTER 2016 - 2017
Hijri Date Day Gregorian Date Events
4 Thul-Qi’dah 1437 Sun August 7, 2016 Returning Faculty reporting date
13 Thul-Hijjah 1437 Wed September 14, 2016 Summer faculty reporting date 
14 Thul-Qi’dah - 7 Thul-Hijjah 1437 Wed - Thu August 17 - September 8, 2016 Registration Period for students 
18 Thul-Hijjah 1437 Mon September 19, 2016 Orientation for the new students 
17 Thul-Hijjah 1437  Sun September 18, 2016 Classes begin 
17 - 21 Thul-Hijjah 1437  Sun - Thu September 18 - 22, 2016 Late registration and Add/ Drop  
17 - 28 Thul-Hijjah 1437 Sun - Thu September 18 - 29, 2016 Drop Only without charge
22 Thul-Hijjah 1437 Fri September 23, 2016 National Day 
10 Safar 1438  Thu November 10, 2016 Last day of classes before mid semester break 
13 - 17 Safar 1438 Sun - Thu November 13 - 17, 2016 Mid semester break for faculty and students 
20 Safar 1438 Sun November 20, 2016 Classes Resume 
2 Rabi’ al-Awwal 1438 Thu December 1, 2016 Last day for withdrawing courses with grade of "W"  
26 - 30 Rabi’ al-Awwal 1438 Sun - Thu December 25 - 29, 2016 Advising Week for Spring Semester 2016/2017
7 Rabi’ al-Thani 1438  Thu January 5, 2017 Last day for withdrawing courses with grade of "WP/WF",  Last day of classes
10 - 20 Rabi’ al-Thani 1438 Sun - Wed January 8 - 18, 2017 Final Exams  
21 Rabi’ al-Thani 1438  Thu January 19, 2017 Deadline for submitting grades to the Registrar's office 
21 Rabi’ al-Thani 1438  Thu January 19, 2017 Last working day for faculty members 
24 - 28 Rabi’ al-Thani 1438 Sun - Thu January 22 - 26, 2017 Mid-year break for faculty and students 

Sundays= 15, Mondays= 15, Tuesdays= 15, Wednesdays= 16, Thursday=16

*The academic calendar is subject to change in compliance with the Ministry of Higher Education regulations.
*This academic calendar is not applicable to Deans, Chairs, Associate Chairs, Academic Coordinators and Directors.
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Spring Semester - 2016 / 2017 (1437 / 1438)

SPRING SEMESTER 2016 - 2017
Hijri Date Day Gregorian Date Events
1 Jumada al-Ula 1438 Sun January 29, 2017 Faculty reporting date 
1 - 5 Jumada al-Ula 1438 Sun - Thu January 24 - February 2, 2017 Registration Period for students 
8 Jumada al-Ula 1438  Sun February 5, 2017 Classes begin 
8 - 12 Jumada al-Ula 1438  Sun - Thu February 5 - 9, 2017 Late registration and Add/ Drop 
8 - 19 Jumada al-Ula 1438 Sun - Thu February 5 - 16, 2017 Drop Only without charge
2 Rajab 1438  Thu March 30, 2017 Last day of classes before mid semester break 
5 - 9 Rajab 1438  Sun - Thu April 2 - 6, 2017 Mid semester break for faculty and students 
12 Rajab 1438  Sun April 9, 2017 Classes resume 
23 Rajab 1438 Thu April 20, 2017 Last day for withdrawing courses with grade of "W" 
26 Rajab - 1 Sha’ban 1438  Sun - Thu April 23 - 27, 2017 Advising Week for Summer Semester 2016/2017
4 - 8 Sha’ban 1438  Sun - Thu April 30 - May 4, 2017 Early registration for summer semester 2016/2017  through Banner self service 
3 Sha’ban 1438  Saturday April 29, 2017 Normal Monday Classes
10 Sha’ban 1438  Saturday May 6, 2017 Normal Tuesday Classes
19 Sha’ban 1438  Mon May 15, 2017 Last day for withdrawing courses with grade of "WP/WF", Last day of classes  
20 - 29 Sha’ban 1438 Tue - Thu May 16 - May 25, 2017 Final exams 
2 Ramadhan 1438  Sun May 28, 2017 Deadline for submitting grades to the Registrar's office by Faculty 
13 Ramadhan 1438  Thu June 8, 2017 Last working day for faculty members 
16 Ramadhan - 18 Thul-Qi’dah 1438 Sun - Thu June 11 - 10 August, 2017 Faculty annual leave (60 Days) 

Sundays= 15, Mondays= 15, Tuesdays= 15, Wednesdays= 15, Thursday=15

*The academic calendar is subject to change in compliance with the Ministry of Higher Education regulations.
*This academic calendar is not applicable to Deans, Chairs, Associate Chairs, Academic Coordinators and Directors.
Click here to download Academic Calendar 2016 / 2017 (1437 / 1438)

Summer Semester - 2016 / 2017 (1437 / 1438)

SUMMER SEMESTER 2016 - 2017
Hijri Date Day Gregorian Date Events
4 – 8 Sha’ban 1438 Sunday - Thursday 30 April - May 4, 2017 Early registration for Summer semester 2016/2017  through Banner self service
19 Ramadan – 20 Ramadan 1438 Sunday - Monday 14 June - 15 June , 2017 Dropping Summer Registration Without Fees
19 - 22 Ramadan 1438 Wednesday - Saturday 14 - 17 June , 2017 Registration Confirmation for pre-registered students through Banner self-service
16 Ramadhan - 18 Thul-Qi’dah 1438 Sunday - Thursday June 11 - 10 August, 2017 Faculty annual leave (60 Days) 
7 Shawwal 1438 Saturday 1 July,2017 Summer faculty reporting date
8 Shawwal 1438 Sunday 2 July,2017 Classes Begin
4 Thul-Qi’dah 1438 Thursday 27July, 2017 Last day for withdrawing courses with grade of "W"
21 Thul-Qi'dah 1438 Sunday August 13-2017 Reporting Date of Faculty Without Summer
25 Thul-Qi’dah 1438 Thursday 17 August,2017 Last day for withdrawing courses with grade of "WP/WF", Last day of classes
28 Thul-Qi’dah - 30  Thul-Qi’dah 1438 Sunday - Tuesday 20 - 22 August , 2017 Final Exams
1 Thul-Hijjah 1438 Wednesday 23 August,2017 Deadline for submitting grades to the Registrar's office
2  Thul-Hijjah 1438 Thursday 24 August,2017 Last day of Summer Faculty
5 - 16 Thul-Hijjah 1438 Sunday - Thursday August 27 - 7 September, 2017 Summer faculty break
26 Thul-Hijjah 1438 Sunday September 17, 2017 Fall Semester 2017/ 2018 begins
*Hijri Date Based on Um El Qura Calendar

Sundays= 7, Mondays= 7, Tuesdays= 7, Wednesdays= 7, Thursdays=7

*The academic calendar is subject to change in compliance with the Ministry of Higher Education regulations.
*This academic calendar is not applicable to Deans, Chairs, Associate Chairs, Academic Coordinators and Directors.
Click here to download Academic Calendar 2016 / 2017 (1437 / 1438)