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Great Lakes Maritime Academy Calendar for 2016/2017 Academic Year


Fall Tuition/fees Due (if not deferred)

Tues, Aug 2

First Year Cadets: Report Aboard Ship

Sun, Aug 14

Fall Semester Begins

Sat, Aug 27

Labor Day: No Classes

Sat, Sept 3–Mon, Sept 5


DEFERRED Fall Tuition Due

Thurs, Oct 15

Cadet Advising 1900–2100

Thurs, Oct 12

Spring /Summer Registration Begins

Wed, Oct 19


Mariners Memorial

Thurs, Nov 10

Thanksgiving Holiday: No Classes

From 5 p.m. Nov 23–Sun, Nov 27


Spring Tuition/fees Due (if not deferred)

Thurs, Dec 8

Semester Ends

Sat, Dec 17

Christmas Holiday: College Closed

Fri, Dec 23–Mon, Dec 26

New Year’s Holiday: College Closed

Noon Dec 30–Jan 2


FAFSA Available: fafsa.gov

Sun, Jan 1

USCG License Exams: Third Assistant/Third Mate

Tues, Jan 10–13 for Eng, Jan 10-20 for Deck

Semester Begins

Fri, Jan 13 (if you have classes Fridays, you must attend)

USCG License Exams - Pilotage

Mon, Jan 16–Fri, Jan 20


Commercial Sea Project paperwork due

Wed, Feb 1

DEFERRED Spring Tuition Due

Wed, Feb 15


Apply online for Scholarships!

Wed, Mar 1–Sun, Apr 16

Fall 2016 Registration Begins

Wed, Mar 15

Spring Break: No Classes

Mon, Mar 27–Sun, Apr 2


T/S State of Michigan - Tours, Open to Public

Sat, April 22

Summer Tuition/Fees Due (if not deferred)

Tues, Apr 25


Honors Convocation

Fri, May 5

Commencement/Maritime Graduation Ceremony

Sat, May 6

T/S State of Michigan departs - Sea Project, group 1

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Summer Semester begins

Sat, May 13


Sun, May 21

Memorial Day Holiday: No Classes

Sat, May 27–Mon, May 29


Summer Classes Start (8-week session)

Mon, June 12

DEFERRED Tuition/Fees Due for Summer

Thurs, June 30

T/S State of Michigan departs - Sea Projects, group 2

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