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Academic Calendar + Final Exam Schedule

Emporia State University Three-Year Academic Calendar + Final Exam Schedules

Fall 2023 Key Dates

  • Aug. 16-17 New, first-time student move in (all halls)
  • Aug. 19-20 Continuing ESU student move in
  • Aug. 21 Classes begin
  • Sept. 4 Labor Day — no classes
  • Oct. 12-13 Fall Break — no classes
  • Oct. 23 Staggered enrollment for Spring 2024 begins
  • Nov. 10 Veterans Day Holiday, no classes
  • Nov. 22-24 Thanksgiving Break
  • Dec. 8 Last day of classes
  • Dec. 11-15 Final Examinations
  • Dec. 15: Graduate Commencement, 6 p.m., White Auditorium
  • Dec. 16: Undergraduate Commencement, 9:30 a.m., White Auditorium

Detailed view of the academic calendar

See the below PDF for the final exam schedule.

Fall 2023.pdf

Important Dates

The Kansas Board of Regents approved Academic Calendar includes first and last day of classes, vacation and holidays, final exams and commencement dates for three years.

Academic Calendar 2022-2025.pdf

Academic Calendar 2025-2028.pdf