Important Dates for the 2017-2018 Academic Year

New Student Move-In: Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 8:00 am

Returning Student Move-In: Friday, August 25, 2017 at 8:00 am

Winter Break All Halls Close: Saturday, December 16, 2017 at noon

J-Term Housing: Only students who are enrolled in on-campus or partial on-campus J-Term courses, who have academic year residence hall assignments in a J-Term hall may return beginning Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at 3:00 pm. There are additional room and board charges for J-Term.

J-Term housing will end Saturday, January 27, 2018 at noon

All Halls Open for Spring Semester: Saturday, January 27, 2018 at noon

Spring Break Closing (FYE and Jewett): Saturday, March 10, 2018 at noon

Spring Break Opening (FYE and Jewett): Sunday, March 18, 2018 at 8:00 am

Spring Semester Closing (FYE): Friday, May 18, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Spring Semester Closing (Upper Class Halls): Sunday, May 20, 2018 at noon.

Interim Hall Opens: Friday, May 18, 2018 at 5:00 pm

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University News
February 19, 2018
Drake University is proud to once again be recognized among the nation’s top producers of Fulbright Scholars and Students.