School Calendar

2016-17 Academic Calendar

2017 FALL SEMESTER
GBC Early Fall Classes August 16-31
GRCC Classes Begin August 29
“Kick-Off” Day for New Students August 31
 New Student Orientation August 31-September 2
Labor Day September 5
New Student Orientation (cont.) September 6
“Kick-Off” Day for Returning Students September 6
4:00 PM Deadline to Finalize Fall Class Schedule with Registrar’s Office September 6
Davenport University Classes Begin September 6
GBC Classes Begin September 7
Fall Convocation September 7
Cornerstone University Classes Begin September 7
Last Day to Withdraw from a Course without Record September 13
Academic Advising Day October 25
Fall Break October 28
Registration for Spring Semester October 31-November 11
Last Day to Withdraw from a Course with a Passing Grade November 22
Thanksgiving Vacation November 23-25
Classes Resume November 28
GBC Final Examination Week December 12-16
Cornerstone University Examination Week December 12-16
GRCC Examination Week December 12-16
Davenport University Examination Week December 19-23
2017 SPRING SEMESTER
Davenport University Winter Classes Begin January 9
GRCC Classes Begin January 9
Spring Semester Orientation for New Students January 13
4:00PM Deadline to Finalize Spring Class Schedule with Registrar’s Office January 13
GBC Classes Begin January 16
Cornerstone University Classes Begin January 19
Last Day to Withdraw from a Course without Record January 20
Davenport University Spring Vacation February 26-March 5
GBC Spring Vacation March 6-10
Cornerstone University Spring Vacation March 6-10
GRCC Spring Vacation March 6-10
GBC Classes Resume March 13
Missionary Conference March 14-17
Academic Advising Day March 20
Registration for Fall Semester March 21-31
Last Day to Withdraw from a Course with a Passing Grade April 13
Easter Break April 14-16
Classes Resume April 17
GBC Final Examination Week April 24-28
Davenport University Winter Examination Week April 24-28
GRCC Examination Week April 24-28
GBC Commencement Banquet April 28
GBC Commencement April 29
Cornerstone University Examination Week May 1-4
National Day of Prayer May 5
Davenport University Spring/Summer Classes Begin May 8
GRCC  Summer Classes Begin May 8
2017 SUMMER SEMESTER
Summer Semester Begins May 9
Summer Semester Ends June 15