Fall 2024 Semester   

August 16 Student Orientation
August 19 Fall Semester Begins
August 21 Convocation
August 30 Census Date (final enrollment)
September 2 Labor Day Holiday (no classes)
September 22-24 Student Retreat (no classes)
November 27-29 Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes)
December 13 Last Day of Fall Classes and Degree Conferral

* Great Northern University will celebrate Constitution Day with an event on September 17.

Spring 2025 Semester 

January 10 New Student Orientation
January 13 Spring Semester Begins
January 20 Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday (no classes)
January 24 Census Date (final enrollment)
March 10-14  Spring Break (no classes)
April 19 Good Friday Holiday (no classes)
May 9 Last Day of Spring Classes
May 10 Commencement and Degree Conferral


Summer 2025 Term

May 12           Summer Term Begins
May 26 Memorial Day Holiday (no classes)
July 18 Last Day of Summer Term and Degree Conferral