Auraria Campus Traditional Calendar - Spring 2017 through Fall 2021
SPRING 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Winterim Period Jan 3-15 Jan 2-14 Jan 2-17 Jan 2–19 Jan 4-17
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday - Campus Open Jan 16 Jan 15 Jan 21 Jan 20 Jan 18
Spring Semester Begins Jan 17 Jan 16 Jan 22 Jan 21 Jan 19
Spring Break - NO CLASSES Campus Open Mar 20-26 Mar 19-25 Mar 25-31 Mar 23–29 Mar 22-28
MSU Denver/ CU Denver Classes End May 6 May 5 May 11 May 9 May 8
CCD Classes End May 8 May 7 May 13 May 11 May 10
MSU Denver/CU Denver Final Exam Week May 8-13 May 7-12 May 13-18 May 11–16 May 10-15
CCD Commencement May 11 TBD TBD TBD May 13
CU Denver Commencement May 13 May 12 May 18 May 16 May 15
MSU Denver Commencement May 12 Weekend of May 12 (Date TBA) Weekend of May 18 (Date TBA) May 17 May 16
SUMMER 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Maymester Begins - MSU Denver/CU Denver May 15 May 14 May 20 May 18 May 17
Memorial Day Holiday - Campus Closed May 29 May 28 May 27 May 25 May 31
Summer Semester Begins - CCD Only May 30 May 29 May 28 May 26 Jun 1
Maymester Ends - MSU Denver/CU Denver Jun 1 May 31 Jun 6 Jun 4 Jun 3
Summer Semester Begins - MSU Denver/CU Denver Jun 5 Jun 4 Jun 10 Jun 8 Jun 7
Independence Day Holiday - Campus Closed July 4 July 4 Jul 4 Jul 3 Jul 2
Summer Semester Ends - CU Denver July 29 July 28 Aug 3 Aug 2 Aug 1
Summer Semester Ends - MSU Denver July 29 July 28 Aug 3 Aug 2 Aug 1
Summer Semester Ends - CCD Aug 7 Aug 6 Aug 5 Aug 2 Aug 8
FALL 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Fall Semester Begins Aug 21 Aug 20 Aug 19 Aug 17 Aug 23
Labor Day Holiday - Campus Closed Sep 4 Sep 3 Sept 7 Sep 7 Sep 6
Fall Break - No Classses - Campus Open Nov 20-26 Nov 19-25 Nov 25-Dec 1 Nov 23–29 Nov 22-28
Thanksgiving Holiday - Campus Closed Nov 23 Nov 22 Nov 28 Nov 26 Nov 25
MSU Denver/CU Denver Classes End Dec 9 Dec 8 Dec 7 Dec 5 Dec 11
CCD Classes End Dec 11 Dec 10 Dec 9 Dec 7 Dec 13
MSU Denver/CU Denver Final Exams Dec 11-16 Dec 10-15 Dec 9-14 Dec 7–12 Dec 13-18
CU Denver Commencement Dec 16 Dec 15 Dec 14 Dec 19 Dec 18
MSU Denver Commencement Weekend of Dec 16 (Date TBA) Weekend of Dec 15 (Date TBA) Dec 15 Dec 18 Dec 19
Winter Break - Campus Closed Dec 25-Jan 2 Dec 25-Jan 1 Dec 25-Jan 1 Dec 25–Jan 1 Dec 25-Jan 1