Northwood University NAS/JRB Fort Worth Texas

Semester Dates

Please contact your academic advisor or program center manager on the availability of compressed courses or if you need assistance with searching or registering for course sections.

Summer sessions are offered in a variety of delivery formats over the 12-week period. See summer course schedule for offerings.

Fall Semester 2017 - Adult Degree

16 Weeks or 8 weeks

Classes Begin: Monday, August 28, 2017
Labor Day Holiday: Monday, September 4, 2017 (No Classes)
Convocation: Tuesday, September 5, 2017 (Michigan Campus)
8-week Classes End: Sunday, October 22, 2017
Thanksgiving Break: Thursday & Friday, November 23 & 24, 2017 (No Classes)
Classes End: Sunday, December 17, 2017
Commencement: Saturday, December 16, 2017 (Michigan Campus)

Fall Semester 2017 - DeVos

17 Weeks

Orientation:  Saturday, August 19, 2017 (Daytime and Evening Programs)
Semester Begins:  Monday, August 21, 2017
Labor Day Holiday:  Monday, September 4, 2017 (No Classes)
Fall Break:  October 16-22, 2017 (No Classes)
Thanksgiving Break:  Thursday & Friday, November 23 & 24, 2017 (No Classes)
Semester Ends:  Sunday, December 17, 2017
Commencement Ceremony:  December 16, 2017 (Michigan Campus)

Fall Semester II 2017 - DeVos

Semester Begins:  Monday, October 23, 2017 *
Thanksgiving Break:  Thursday & Friday, November 23 & 24, 2017 (No Classes)
Semester Ends:  Sunday, December 17, 2017
Commencement Ceremony:  December 16, 2017 (Michigan Campus)

*MSOL and Online MBA Only

Fall Semester II 2017 - Adult Degree

8 Weeks

Classes Begin: Monday, October 23, 2017
Thanksgiving Break: Thursday & Friday, November 23 & 24, 2017 (No Classes)
Classes End: Sunday, December 17, 2017
Commencement: Saturday, December 16, 2017 (Michigan Campus)

Spring Semester 2018 - DeVos

17 Weeks

Orientation:  Saturday, January 13, 2018 (Evening Programs)
Semester Begins:  Monday, January 15, 2018
Spring Break:  March 12-16, 2018 (No Classes)​
Semester Ends:  Sunday, May 13, 2018
Commencement Ceremony:  Tuesday, May 10, 2018 (Texas Campus)
Commencement Ceremony:  Saturday, May 12, 2018 (Michigan Campus)

Spring Semester 2018 - Adult Degree

(Registration Open Online Tuesday, November 7, 2017)

16 or 8 Weeks

Classes Begin: Monday, January 15, 2018
8-week Classes End: Sunday, March 11, 2018

Spring Break: Monday-Friday, March 12-16, 2018 (No Classes)
Classes End: Sunday, May 13, 2018
Commencement: Thursday, May 10, 2018 (Texas Campus)
Commencement: Saturday, May 12, 2018 (Michigan Campus)

Spring Semester II 2018 - Adult Degree

8 Weeks

Classes Begin: Monday, March 19, 2018
Classes End: Sunday, May 13, 2018
Commencement: Thursday, May 10, 2018 (Texas Campus)
Commencement: Saturday, May 12, 2018 (Michigan Campus)

Spring Semester II 2018 - DeVos

Semester Begins:  March 19, 2018
Semester Ends: May 13, 2018
Commencement Ceremony:

*MSOL and Online MBA Only

Summer Semester 2018 - DeVos

10 weeks

Semester Begins: Monday, May 28, 2018
Memorial Day Holiday:  Monday, May 28, 2018 (No Classes)
Independence Day Observance:  Wednesday, July 04, 2018 (No Classes)
Capstone Course:  Sunday-Friday, July 29-August 03, 2018
Semester Ends:  Sunday, August 05, 2018

Summer Semester 2018 - Adult Degree

(Registration Open Online Tuesday, March 27, 2018)

12 Weeks or 6 weeks

Classes Begin: Monday, May 21, 2018
Memorial Day Observance: Monday, May 28, 2018 (No Classes)

6-week Classes End: Sunday, July 1, 2018
Independence Day Observance: Wednesday, July 4, 2018 (No Classes)
Classes End: Sunday, August 12, 2018

Summer Semester II 2018 - Adult Degree

6 Weeks

Classes Begin: Monday, July 2, 2018
Independence Day Observance: Wednesday, July 4, 2018 (No Classes)
Classes End: Sunday, August 12, 2018

Fall Semester 2018 - DeVos

17 Weeks

Orientation:  Saturday, August 25, 2018 (Daytime and Evening Programs)
Semester Begins:  Monday, August 27, 2018
Labor Day Holiday:  Monday, September 3, 2018 (No Classes)
Fall Break:  October 22-26, 2018 (No Classes)
Thanksgiving Break:  Thursday & Friday, November 22 & 23, 2018 (No Classes)
Semester Ends:  Sunday, December 23, 2018
Commencement Ceremony:  December 15, 2018 (Michigan Campus)

Fall Semester 2018 - Adult Degree

16 Weeks or 8 weeks

Classes Begin: Monday, August 27, 2018
Labor Day Holiday: Monday, September 3, 2018 (No Classes)
Convocation: Tuesday, September 4, 2018 (Michigan Campus)

8-week Classes End: Sunday, October 21, 2018
Thanksgiving Break: Thursday & Friday, November 22 & 23, 2018 (No Classes)
Classes End: Sunday, December 16, 2018
Commencement: Saturday, December 15, 2018 (Michigan Campus)

Fall Semester II 2018 - Adult Degree

8 Weeks

Classes Begin: Monday, October 22, 2018

Thanksgiving Break: Thursday & Friday, November 22 & 23, 2018 (No Classes)
Classes End: Sunday, December 16, 2018
Commencement: Saturday, December 15, 2018 (Michigan Campus)

Fall Semester II 2018 - DeVos

Semester Begins: October 28, 2018
Semester Ends: December 23, 2018

*MSOL and Online MBA Only

Spring Semester 2019 - DeVos

17 Weeks

Orientation:  Saturday, January 12, 2019 (Evening Programs)
Semester Begins:  Monday, January 14, 2019
Spring Break:  March 11-15, 2019 (No Classes)​
Semester Ends:  Sunday, May 12, 2019
Commencement Ceremony:  Tuesday, May 07, 2019 (Texas Campus)
Commencement Ceremony:  Saturday, May 11, 2019 (Michigan Campus)

Spring Semester 2019 - Adult Degree

16 Weeks and 8 weeks

Classes Begin: Monday, January 14, 2019

8-week Classes End: Sunday, March 10, 2019
Spring Break: Monday-Friday, March 11-15, 2019 (No Classes)
Classes End: Sunday, May 12, 2019
Commencement: Thursday, May 9, 2019 (Texas Campus)
Commencement: Saturday, May 11, 2019 (Michigan Campus)

Spring Semester II 2019 - Adult Degree

8 Weeks

Classes Begin: Monday, March 18, 2019
Classes End: Sunday, May 12, 2019
Commencement: Thursday, May 9, 2019 (Texas Campus)
Commencement: Saturday, May 11, 2019 (Michigan Campus)

Spring Semester II 2019 - DeVos

Semester Begins: March 19. 2-19
Semester Ends: May 12, 2019

*MSOL and Online MBA Only

Summer Semester 2019 - DeVos

10 weeks

Semester Begins: Monday, May 27, 2019
Memorial Day Holiday:  Monday, May 27, 2019 (No Classes)
Independence Day Observance:  Thursday, July 04, 2019 (No Classes)
Capstone Course:  Sunday-Friday, July 28-August 02, 2019
Semester Ends:  Sunday, August 04, 2019

Summer Semester 2019 - Adult Degree

12 Weeks or 6 weeks

Classes Begin: Monday, May 20, 2019
Memorial Day Observance: Monday, May 27, 2019 (No Classes)
6-week Classes End: Sunday, June 30, 2019

Independence Day Observance: Thursday, July 4, 2019 (No Classes)
Classes End: Sunday, August 11, 2019

Summer Semester II 2019 - Adult Degree

6 Weeks

Classes Begin: Monday, July 1, 2019
Independence Day Observance: Thursday, July 4, 2019 (No Classes)
Classes End: Sunday, August 11, 2019

Fall Semester 2019 - Adult Degree

16 Weeks or 8 weeks

Classes Begin: Monday, August 26, 2019
Labor Day Holiday: Monday, September 2, 2019 (No Classes)
Convocation: Tuesday, September 3, 2019 (Michigan Campus)
8-week Classes End: Sunday, October 20, 2019
Thanksgiving Break: Thursday & Friday, November 28 & 29, 2019 (No Classes)
Classes End: Sunday, December 15, 2019
Commencement: Saturday, December 14, 2019 (Michigan Campus)

Fall Semester II 2019 - Adult Degree

8 Weeks

Classes Begin: Monday, October 21, 2019
Thanksgiving Break: Thursday & Friday, November 28 & 29, 2019 (No Classes)
Classes End: Sunday, December 15, 2019
Commencement: Saturday, December 14, 2019 (Michigan Campus)

Spring Semester 2020 - Adult Degree

16 Weeks or 8 weeks

Classes Begin: Monday, January 13, 2020
8-week Classes End: Sunday, March 8, 2020
Spring Break: Monday-Friday, March 9-13, 2020 (No Classes)
Classes End: Sunday, May 10, 2020
Commencement: Thursday, May 7, 2020 (Texas Campus)
Commencement: Saturday, May 9, 2020 (Michigan Campus)

Spring Semester II 2020 - Adult Degree

8 Weeks

Classes Begin: Monday, March 16, 2020
Classes End: Sunday, May 10, 2020
Commencement: Thursday, May 7, 2020 (Texas Campus)
Commencement: Saturday, May 9, 2020 (Michigan Campus)

Summer Semester 2020 - Adult Degree

12 Weeks or 6 weeks

Classes Begin: Monday, May 18, 2020
Memorial Day Observance: Monday, May 25, 2020 (No Classes)
6-week Classes End: Sunday, June 28, 2020

Classes End: Sunday, August 9, 2020

Summer Semester II 2020 - Adult Degree

6 Weeks

Classes Begin: Monday, June 29, 2020
Classes End: Sunday, August 9, 2020