Academic Calendar

If you have questions about the academic calendar, contact the Registrar's Office.

The academic calendar is a part of the Mount Mercy University Catalog.

Download the academic calendar [pdf]: 20152016 | 20162017
Download the block schedule [pdf]: 2015–2016 | 2016–2017

View these events on our online calendar »

Fall Semester 2015
Founders/Convocation Aug. 24
Classes begin Aug. 26
Last Day to Add Classes Sept. 2
Last Day to Declare Pass/Fail Sept. 2
Labor Day (no classes) Sept. 7
Midterm Oct. 20
Fall Break Oct. 21-25
Thanksgiving Break Nov. 25-29
Last day to drop (W grade) Dec. 4
Pass/Fail Opportunity Dec. 7-11
Last Day of Classes Dec. 11
Final Exams Dec. 14-17
Graduation Date Dec. 20
Winter Term 2016
Classes Begin Jan. 4
Last Day to Add Classes Jan. 5
Last Day to Declare Pass/Fail Jan. 5
Last Day to Drop (W Grade) Jan. 18
Pass/Fail Opportunity Jan. 21-22
Last Day of Classes Jan. 22
Snow Make-Up Day Jan. 25
Graduation Date Feb. 7
Spring Semester 2016
Classes Begin Jan. 27
Last Day to Add Classes Feb. 2
Last Day to Declare Pass/Fail Feb. 2
Midterm March 15
Spring Break March 21-24
Good Friday (No Classes) March 25
Easter Monday (Classes Held) March 28
Last Day to Drop Classes May 6
Pass/Fail Opportunity May 9-13
Last Day of Classes May 13
Final Exams May 16-19
Commencement Ceremony May 22
Graduation Date May 22
Summer Semester 2016
Term I
Classes begin June 6
Last Day to Add Classes June 7
Last Day to Declare Pass/Fail June 7
Last Day to Drop (W grade) July 1
Pass/Fail Opportunity July 6-7
Last Day of Classes July 8
Term II
Classes Begin July 11
Last Day to Add Classes July 12
Last Day to Declare Pass/Fail July 12
Last Day to Drop (W grade) Aug. 5
Pass/Fail Opportunity Aug. 9-10
Last Day of Classes Aug. 11
Graduation Date Aug. 21