Summer I 2017


May 8: Deadline for Applications
May 22: First day of the class
June 16: Last day of the class

Summer II 2017


May 8: Deadline for Applications
June 19: First day of the class
July 4: Independence Day. RGS Closed.
July 14: Last day of the class

Summer III 2017


June 20: Deadline for Applications
July 24: The Readings Will Be Available
August 14: First day of the class
August 20: Last day of the class
August 31: Deadline for Submitting Papers

Fall 2017


August 26: Student Orientation and Competency Exams
August 27: Opening Convocation
September 2-4: Aid al-Adha & Labor Day. RGS Closed
September 5: First Day of Classes
September 18: Final Day of Course Changes
October 1: Ashura
October 23-November 30: Registration for January Term & Spring 2018
November 13: Last Day for Withdrawal with W
November 14: RGS Luncheon and Harassment Policy Review
November 21-24: Thanksgiving. RGS Closed
December 18-24: Reading and Examination Days
December 31: Final Grades Due

January Term 2018


January 1: New Year. RGS Closed
January 2-26: January Term
February 2: Final Grades Due

Spring 2018


January 29: Orientation for New Students
January 30: First Say of Classes
February 8: Last Day of Course Changes
March 8: RGS Community Luncheon and Policy Review
April 4: Last Day for Withdrawal with W
April 16-20: Theses Defenses for Degree Candidates
April 25: Final Grades for Candidates for Graduation
May 7-11: Reading Days and Examinations
May 12: Board of Trustees Meeting
May 13: Commencement
May 18: Final Grades Due
May 28: Memorial Day. RGS Closed