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Great Lakes Maritime Academy Calendar - 2017/18 Academic Year


Fall Tuition/fees Due (if not deferred)

Tues, Aug 1

First Year Cadets: Report Aboard Ship

Sun, Aug 13

Fall Semester Begins

Sat, Aug 26

Labor Day: No Classes

Sat, Sept 2–Mon, Sept 4


DEFERRED Fall Tuition Due

Thurs, Oct 15

Cadet Advising 1900–2100

Thurs, Oct

Spring /Summer Registration Begins

Wed, Oct 25


Mariners Memorial

Friday, Nov 10

Thanksgiving Holiday: No Classes

From 5 p.m. Nov 22–Sun, Nov 26


Spring Tuition/fees Due (if not deferred)

Thurs, Dec 7

Semester Ends

Sat, Dec 16

Christmas Holiday: College Closed

Fri, Dec 22–Mon, Dec 25

New Year’s Holiday: College Closed

Noon Dec 29–Jan 1


FAFSA Available: fafsa.gov

Sun, Jan 1

USCG License Exams: Third Assistant/Third Mate

Tues, Jan 9–12

Semester Begins

Mon, Jan 15

USCG License Exams - Pilotage (Deck only)

Mon, Jan 15–Fri, Jan 19


Commercial Sea Project paperwork due

Thur, Feb 1

DEFERRED Spring Tuition Due

Tues, Feb 27


Apply online for Scholarships!

Thur, Mar 1–Sun, Apr 15

Fall Registration Begins

Wed, Mar 14

Spring Break: No Classes

Mon, Mar 26–Sun, Apr 1


T/S State of Michigan - Tours, Open to Public, 12-3pm

Sat, April 21

Summer Tuition/Fees Due (if not deferred)

Tues, Apr 24


Honors Convocation

Fri, May 4

Commencement/Maritime Graduation Ceremony

Sat, May 5

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

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Summer Semester begins

Sat, May 12


Sun, May 20

Memorial Day Holiday: No Classes

Sat, May 26–Mon, May 28


Summer Classes Start (8-week session)

Tues, June 12

DEFERRED Tuition/Fees Due for Summer

Fri, June 29

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

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