Academic Calendar

Fall 2016
New Student Move-In Aug 14
Matriculation Convocation Aug 15
Orientation and Ozarks Experience Aug 14-21
Returning Student Move-In Aug 21
Opening Convocation Aug 22
Classes begin Aug 23
Last day to register Aug 30
Labor Day Holiday (Offices closed) Sept 5
Mid-Term Oct 14
Homecoming Weekend Oct 14-16
Family Weekend Sep 24-25
Fall Break Oct 20-21
Last day to drop a class Nov 8
Advising Week Nov 7-11
Student Self Serve Pre-Registration Nov 14-18
Thanksgiving Holiday (offices closed) Nov 23-25
Last day of classes Dec 7
Study day Dec 8
Final exams (fall housing closes on last exam day) Dec 9-14
Commencement (10:30 a.m.) Dec 17

Spring 2017
Spring housing opens for move-in Jan 15
Martin Luther King Holiday Jan 16
Classes begin Jan 17
Last day to register Jan 24
Mid-Term Mar 10
Spring Break Mar 20-24
Good Friday Holiday (Offices Closed) Apr 14
Last day to drop a class Apr 4
Advising Week Apr 3-7
Student Self Serve Pre-Registration April 10-14
Last day of classes May 3
Study day May 4
Final exams (spring housing closes on last exam day) May 5-10
Baccaulaureate & Commencement May 13

Summer 2017
Summer I and II classes begin May 15
Memorial Day Holiday (offices closed) May 29
Summer I classes end Jun 2
Summer III classes begin Jun 5
Summer II and III classes end Jun 23


President Dunsworth named to APCU board

University of the Ozarks President Richard Dunsworth, J.D., has been elected to the board of directors for the Association of Presbyterian Colleges and Universities (APCU).

University awards 87 degrees to Class of 2017

University of the Ozarks awarded 87 bachelor’s degrees to graduating seniors during its 183rd Commencement ceremony, held May 13, on the campus mall.

Rotaract mission trip embodies University values

One of the core values of University of the Ozarks is “the service of all of creation,” and that driving principle was on full display during a recent mission trip to El Salvador by the student organization Rotaract.