UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI-ST. LOUIS
ACADEMIC CALENDAR FOR 2015-2016
(Approved by Faculty Senate October 8, 2013)

FALL SEMESTER – 2015

August 24                               Monday, classes begin 8:00 a.m.
September 7                           Monday, no classes, Labor Day holiday
September 8                           Tuesday, classes resume 8:00 a.m.
November 21                          Saturday, Fall Break (Thanksgiving holiday) begins 5:00 p.m.
November 30                          Monday, classes resume 8:00 a.m.
December 12                          Saturday, classes end 5:00 p.m.
December 14                          Monday, final examinations begin
December 19                          Saturday, Fall Semester closes, end of day
December 19                          Saturday, Fall Commencement


WINTER INTERSESSION – 2016

January 4                               Monday, classes begin 8:00am
January 16                             Saturday, classes end 5:00pm


SPRING SEMESTER – 2016

January 18                             Monday, Martin Luther King holiday
January 19                             Tuesday, classes begin 8:00 a.m.
March 26                                Saturday, Spring Break begins 5:00 p.m.
April 4                                    Monday, classes resume 8:00 a.m.
May 7                                     Saturday, classes end 5:00 p.m.
May 9                                     Monday, final examinations begin
May 14                                   Saturday, Spring Semester closes, end of day
May 14 & 15                          Saturday / Sunday, Spring Commencement


SUMMER SESSIONS – 2016

SUMMER SESSION 1 (4 WEEKS)

May 16                                   Monday, classes begin, 8:00 a.m.
May 30                                   Monday, no classes, Memorial Day holiday
May 31                                   Tuesday, classes resume, 8:00 a.m.
June 11                                  Saturday, session closes, end of day

SUMMER SESSION 2 (4 WEEKS)

June 13                                   Monday, classes begin, 8:00 a.m.
July 4                                      Monday, no classes, Independence Day holiday
July 5                                      Tuesday, classes resume, 8:00 a.m.
July 9                                      Saturday, session closes, end of day

SUMMER SESSION 3 (4 WEEKS)

July 11                                    Monday, classes begin, 8:00 a.m.
August 6                                 Saturday, session closes, end of day

Final examinations are held during the last class meeting of Summer Sessions 1, 2 & 3

SUMMER SESSION 4 (8 WEEKS)

May 16 – July 9                      (Summer Sessions 1 & 2, above)
July 6, 7, 8 & 9                       Final Examinations

SUMMER SESSION 5 (8 WEEKS)

June 13 – August 6                (Summer Sessions 2 & 3, above)
August 3, 4, 5 & 6                  Final Examinations

SUMMER SESSION 6 (12 WEEKS)

May 16 – August 6                 (Summer Sessions, 1, 2, & 3, above)
August 3, 4, 5 & 6                  Final Examinations
August 6                                 Saturday, Summer Commencement