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University of Tennessee, Knoxville    
  Jan 19, 2018
2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar for 2011-2012


      Fall 2011 Semester

Classes Begin   Wednesday, August 17
Labor Day   Monday, September 5
Fall Break   Thursday - Friday, September 29-30
1st Session Ends   Friday, October 7
2nd Session Begins   Monday, October 10
Thanksgiving   Thursday - Friday, November 24-25
Classes End   Tuesday, November 29
Study Day   Wednesday, November 30
Exams   Thurs. - Thurs., December 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 8
Graduate Hooding   Thursday, December 8
Commencement   Friday, December 9

Spring 2012 Semester

Classes Begin   Wednesday, January 11
MLK Holiday   Monday, January 16
1st Session Ends   Wednesday, February 29
2nd Session Begins   Thursday, March 1
Spring Break   Monday - Friday, March 19-23
Spring Recess   Friday, April 6
Classes End   Friday, April 27
Study Day   Monday, April 30
Exams   Tuesday – Tuesday, May 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 8
Graduate Hooding   Thursday, May 10
University College Ceremonies   Wed.-Friday, May 9-11

Summer 2012 Semester

Mini Session Begins   Wednesday, May 9

Memorial Day Holiday

  Monday, May 28

Mini Session Ends

  Wednesday, May 30
Full and 1st Session Begin   Thursday, May 31
1st Session Ends   Tuesday, July 3
Independence Day Holiday   Wednesday, July 4
2nd Session Begins   Thursday, July 5
Full and 2nd Sessions End   Tuesday, August 7
Summer Graduation Date*   Wednesday, August 15

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