Duke - The Fuqua School of Business

2017-2018 Daytime MBA Calendar

Month Date Event
July 2017 10-21 International Student Bootcamp [no classes on weekends]
  16-20 Math Review Course [optional]
  21-22 Program for Entrepreneurs Kickoff
  23-28 Health Sector Management Boot Camp
  31 Fuqua Information Technology Orientation and Help Sessions [mandatory & optional sessions]
August 2017   Duke's Visa Services & Global Readiness Programming [mandatory for Foreign Nationals]
2-4 Orientation [mandatory]
7 First Day of Classes for First-Year Students 
  7-28 Global Institute [mandatory; no classes on weekends]
  19 Day in Durham [optional]
  29-30 Global Institute final exams: 9 am - 12 pm (Global Institute & Environment on Aug. 29, and Leadership, Ethics & Organizations on Aug. 30)
  28 First Day of Classes for Second-Year Students
  28-31 Re-orientation & C-LEAD 2 for Second-Year Students
  31 Career Overviews: Industry-specific
September 2017  1-2  Pre-Term Accounting Review [optional]
  5-6  Career Overviews: Industry-specific
7 FALL 1 SESSION BEGINS   
October 2017 17 Fall 1 Session ends
  19-21 Fall 1 exams
  22-29 FALL BREAK
  30 FALL 2 SESSION BEGINS
November 2017 22-24 THANKSGIVING BREAK
December 2017 12 Fall 2 Session ends
  14-16 Fall 2 exams
  17 WINTER BREAK BEGINS
January 2018 8-12 Managerial Improvisation Course [optional]
  15 Martin Luther King Holiday [no classes]
  18 SPRING 1 SESSION BEGINS
February 2018  27  Spring 1 Session ends
March 2018 1-3 Spring 1 exams
  4-18 SPRING BREAK
19 SPRING 2 SESSION BEGINS
April 2018 27 Spring 2 Session ends
April - May 2018 30-2 Spring 2 exams
May 2018 12 Class of 2018 Daytime MBA Commencement Ceremony
  13 Class of 2018 Duke-wide Commencement Ceremony

 

Calendar is subject to change.