Opening Week 2023

Monday, June 19, 2023

Each year the Division of Academic Affairs holds opening week activities for faculty and academic affairs staff to kick off the academic year. These activities include, Monday: new faculty orientation (community engagement), Tuesday: new faculty orientation (ADVANCE/provost), Wednesday: new faculty orientation (HR/benefits), Thursday: University Convocation, Friday: college and department meetings, Sunday: new student orientation and Monday: classes begin.

For the 2023-24 academic year, the opening week dates are Monday, Aug. 14, through Monday, Aug. 21.

Monday, Aug. 14
2023-24 Academic year begins
New Faculty Orientation (community engagement)

Tuesday, Aug. 15
New Faculty Orientation (ADVANCE/provost)

Wednesday, Aug. 16
New Faculty Orientation (HR/benefits)

Thursday, Aug. 17
University Convocation

Friday, Aug. 18
College and Department Meetings

Sunday, Aug. 20
New Student Convocation

Monday, Aug. 21
First Day of Class