Academic Calendar

The Academic Calendar shows a shortened list of upcoming academic related events. If you need a more detailed list of upcoming events visit the Calendar Event List. If you need details about past academic related events and dates, please check the Nicholls State University Catalog.

November 20, 2017
  • Thanksgiving holidays; university closed
    November 20, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm


November 23, 2017
  • Thanksgiving Day


November 27, 2017
  • Classes resume
    November 27, 2017 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 pm


December 6, 2017
  • Last day of classes for Full Term and Term B (regular and online) classes
    December 6, 2017 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 pm


  • Final date for filing approved thesis.
    December 6, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 pm


  • Final exam for Wednesday evening classes may be given this day
    December 6, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm


  • Final Exams for Wednesday evening classes may be given on this date.
    December 6, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

December 7, 2017
  • Final exams begin
    December 7, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 pm


  • Fall Final Exams for ENGL 101 & 102 (Group Exams)
    December 7, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am

  • Fall Final Exams (5T)
    December 7, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

  • Fall Final Exams (5M)
    December 7, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

December 8, 2017
  • Fall Final Exams (3T)
    December 8, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am

  • Fall Final Exams (6M)
    December 8, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

  • Fall Final Exams (3M)
    December 8, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

December 11, 2017
  • Fall Final Exams (2M)
    December 11, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am

  • Fall Final Exams (6T & 7T)
    December 11, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

  • Fall Final Exams (4M)
    December 11, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

December 12, 2017
  • Fall Final Exams (2T)
    December 12, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am

  • Fall Final Exams (7M & 8M)
    December 12, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

  • Fall Final Exams (4T)
    December 12, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

December 13, 2017
  • Fall Final Exams (1M)
    December 13, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am

  • Final exams end
    December 13, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 pm


  • Fall Final Exams (1T)
    December 13, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

December 14, 2017
  • Final grades for all students due at 9:00 am
    December 14, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am


December 15, 2017
  • Winter Session fee deadline 4:15pm
    December 15, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 4:15 pm


December 16, 2017
  • Commencement for summer and fall graduates. Fall semester ends.
    December 16, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


December 18, 2017
  • Winter session classes begin. Regular registration ends and web registration closes for winter session at 4:15 p.m. Late registration and administrative drop/add begins at 4:15 p.m. All registration activity after 4:15 p.m. will occur in the Registrar’s office. Student must register by 4:15 p.m. to avoid late registration charge. Student must “unregister” by 4:15 p.m. to receive 100% credit adjustment. Class Cancellation processed at 4:15 p.m.
    December 18, 2017 @ 7:30 am - 4:15 pm