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    Davidson College
  Dec 11, 2017

2016-2017 Academic Calendar

For detailed schedule information, visit the Registrar's section on the Davidson web site.


Aug. 18-21


Aug. 22

Classes Begin

Oct. 10-11

Fall Break

Nov. 23-25

Thanksgiving Break (classes resume Nov. 28)

Dec. 7

Fall Semester Classes End

Dec. 8

Reading Day

Dec 9 (8:40 a.m.) -
Dec 15 (5:15 p.m.)


Examination Period (No exams Sunday)



Jan. 16

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (no classes) 

Jan. 17

Classes Begin

March 6-10

Spring Break (classes resume March 13)

April 17-18

Easter Break

May 10

Spring Semester Classes End

May 11

Reading Day

May 12 (8:40 am) -
May 17 (5:15 p.m.)

Examination Period, including Sunday Afternoon

May 20

Baccalaureate (4:30 p.m.)

May 21

Commencement (10 a.m.)