Fall 2023 Semester   

August 18 Student Orientation
August 21 Fall Semester Begins
August 23 Convocation
September 4 Labor Day Holiday (no classes)
September 24-26 Student Retreat (no classes)
November 22-24 Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes)
December 15

Last Day of Fall Classes and Degree Conferral

* Great Northern University will celebrate Constitution Day with an event on September 17.

Spring 2024 Semester 

January 12 New Student Orientation
January 15 Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday (no classes)
January 16 Spring Semester Begins
March 11-15   Spring Break (no classes)
March 29 Good Friday Holiday (no classes)
May 10 Last Day of Spring Classes
May 11 Commencement and Degree Conferral


Summer 2024 Term

May 13            Summer Term Begins
May 30  Memorial Day Holiday (no classes)
July 19 Last Day of Summer Term and Degree Conferral