Academic Calendar

On October 22, 2008, the President's Council approved a tri-semester academic calendar for Weber State University.  Since then, additional changes have been made to align the calendar with the changing needs of the institution, faculty and students.  See the side purple bar for additional information.

 CALENDAR DETAILS (effective beginning summer semester 2012)

 Fall Semester

  • 71 days of instruction
  • 4 days for final exams
  • 1 day for graduation
  • Two blocks (labeled 1st and 2nd block)
  • 2nd block utilizes final exam days
  • Class duration of 50 minutes with 10 minute breaks
  • Standard break between fall and spring semesters, 15 days

 Spring Semester

  • 69 days of instruction
  • 3 days for final exams
  • 1 day for graduation and commencement
  • Two blocks (labeled 1st and 2nd block)
  • 2nd block utilizes final exam days
  • Class duration of 50 minutes with 10 minute breaks
  • 1 week of spring break in March between 1st and 2nd block
  • Standard break between spring and summer semesters, 5 days

 Summer Semester

  • 67 days of instruction
  • 3 days for final exams
  • Two blocks (labeled 1st and 2nd block)
  • 2nd block utilizes final exam days
  • Class duration of 50 minutes with 10 minute breaks
  • Standard break between summer and fall semesters, 7 days