Academic Calendar

Finals and Exams

Apr
23
Mon
Last day to withdraw from second 8-week courses
Apr 23 all-day
May
6
Sun
Last day of courses
May 6 all-day
May
7
Mon
Exam week
May 7 – May 13 all-day
May
17
Thu
Last scheduled day for faculty
May 17 all-day
May
20
Sun
May Commencement
May 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Candidates should arrive between 12:30 and 1:15 p.m. in the McKinley Room of the Canton Civic Center. Arrival after 1:15 p.m. cannot guarantee participation in the ceremony.

The ceremony will last approximately 2 hours.

Where:
Commencement will be at the Canton Civic Center, 1100 Market Ave N, Canton, OH 44702. See www.cantonciviccenter.com for directions.

Guests:
There are no tickets for the ceremony. Seating is on a first come, first serve basis. Ushers will be available to direct guests to seating.

Accessibility Concerns:
Candidates and guest requiring accommodation assistance because of disability should call the Disabilities Services at 330-966-5450 ext. 4423, V/TDD 330-966-5451 by Friday, May 12. Seating areas are available for guests who use wheelchairs or cannot climb stairs with family seating in nearby arena seats.

Parking

Parking is available (for a small charge) in the parking garage directly next to the Canton Civic Center. There may also be some limited parking along the street within walking distance.

Jun
6
Wed
One-Year ODHE Certificate/ Career Enhancement Certificate Ceremony
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Candidates should arrive between 5-5:30 p.m. to M100 of the Business and Entrepreneurial Center. Arrival after 5:30 PM does not guarantee participation in the ceremony. The ceremony will last approximately one hour.

Admission to the ceremony does not require a ticket; however, seating is on a first come, first serve basis. It is recommended that candidates limit their guests to four.

For directions to the Business and Entrepreneurial Center, Room M100, at Stark State College go to https://www.starkstate.edu/locations/business-and-entrepreneurial-center/.

Jul
4
Wed
Offices Closed in Honor of Independence Day
Jul 4 all-day
Jul
16
Mon
Graduation applications due for Summer Completion of Degrees, One-Year ODHE Certificate/Career Enhancement Certificate For transcript purposes only
Jul 16 all-day
Aug
20
Mon
Faculty Return
Aug 20 all-day
Aug
27
Mon
Fall Semester 2018 Begins
Aug 27 all-day