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University of Tennessee, Knoxville    
  Feb 21, 2018
2012-2013 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar for 2012-2013

      Fall 2012 Semester

Classes Begin   Wednesday, August 22
Labor Day   Monday, September 3
1st Session Ends   Wednesday, October 10
Fall Break   Thursday - Friday, October 11-12
2nd Session Begins   Monday, October 15
Thanksgiving   Thursday - Friday, November 22-23
Classes End   Tuesday, December 4
Study Day   Wednesday, December 5
Exams   Thurs. - Thurs., December 6, 7, 10, 11, 12, 13
Graduate Hooding Ceremony   Friday, December 14
Commencement   Saturday, December 15

Spring 2013 Semester

Classes Begin   Wednesday, January 9
MLK Holiday   Monday, January 21
1st Session Ends   Wednesday, February 27
2nd Session Begins   Thursday, February 28
Spring Break   Friday - Thursday, March 22-28
Spring Recess   Friday, March 29
Classes End   Friday, April 26
Study Day   Monday, April 29
Exams   Tuesday – Tuesday, April 30, May 1, 2, 3, 6, 7
Graduate Hooding Ceremony   Thursday, May 9
University College Commencement Ceremonies   Wednesday - Saturday, May 8-11

Summer 2013 Semester

Mini Session Begins   Wednesday, May 8
Memorial Day Holiday   Monday, May 27
Mini Session Ends   Wednesday, May 29
Full and 1st Session Begin   Thursday, May 30
1st Session Ends   Wednesday, July 3
Independence Day Holiday   Thursday, July 4
No Classes   Friday, July 5
2nd Session Begins   Monday, July 8
Full and 2nd Sessions End   Friday, August 9
Summer Graduation Date*   Saturday, August 10

*There is no commencement ceremony in the summer.
This date is the official graduation date that will appear on the transcript of graduating students.