2016-2017 Academic Calendar

Trimester 1, AUGUST – DECEMBER 2016

August 17th -18th 2016 All New Students Orientation
August 19th 2016 New Faculty Orientation
August 22nd – December 2016 All First Trimester Classes Begin
August 26th 2016 Lecturers Submit May – August Grades to HoD’s
September 1 2016 Academic committee
September 5th – 6th 2016 External Examiners
September 15th 2016 Senate Meeting
September 30th 2016 ILU School Picnic
October 4th 2016 World Wide Day of Prayer
October 10th – 15th 2016 Mid Trimester Break
October 20th 2016 Mashujaa Public Holiday ( Offices Closed)
October 24th -29th 2016 Pre – Registration for January 2017 Trimester
November 28th – December 2nd 2016 End of Trimester Classes
December 5th – 10th 2016 Examinations Week
December 12th  2016 Jamhuri Public Holiday ( Offices Closed)
December 13th – 17th 2016 Examinations Marking  Week
December 15th – 1st January 2017 Students’ Christmas and New Year Break

Trimester II, JANUARY – MAY 2017

January 1, 2017 New Year’s Day Public Holiday (offices closed)
January 4th 2017 Lecturers Submit August – December Grades to HoDs
January 6th 2017 HoDs Submit August – December Grades to DVC-AA
January 5th – 6th 2017 All New Students Orientation
January 9th 2017 All Second Trimester Classes Begin
January 10th – 11th 2017 External Examiners
January 12th  2017 Academic Committee Meeting
January 16th 2017 Special Exams
January 17th 2017 Senate Meeting
January 20th 2017 Add or Drop Course Period
February 27th  – 4th March 2017 Mid Trimester Break
March 13th  – 18th March 2017 Pre – Registration for May – August Trimester
April 14th 2017 Good Friday Public Holiday ( Offices Closed)
April 16th 2017 Easter Sunday
April 17th 2017 Easter Monday (Offices Closed)
April 17th – April 22nd 2017 All Trimester Classes End
April 24th – 29th 2017 Examinations Week
May 1st 2017 Labor Day Public Holiday ( Offices Closed)
May 2nd – May 6th 2017 Examinations Marking Week

Trimester III, MAY – AUGUST 2017

8 WEEK QUAD AND 3 WEEK BLOCKS/ MODULES

May 4rd – 5th 2017 New Students Orientation
May 5th 2017 New Students and Continuing Students Registration
May 8th 2017 Trimester Classes Begins
May 8th – 1st  July 2017 8week Quad for Bachelors/ Masters
July 3rd – 22nd 2017 3Week Blocks for Bachelors/ Masters
May 6th 2017 Lecturers Submit Jan – April Grades  to Deans
May 9th 2017 Deans Submit all Grades to DVC – AA
May 10th -12th 2017 External Examiners
May 12th 2017 Academic Committee
May 16th 2017 Senate Meeting
June 1st 2017 Madaraka Day Public Holiday (Offices Closed)
June 7th 2017 Graduation Chapel
June 8th 2018 Graduation Banquet
June 9th 2017 Graduation Rehearsal
June 10th 2017 Graduation Day
June 12th – 17th 2017 Pre – Registration for August Trimester
July 24th  – 29th 2017 Examinations Week (Quads and Blocks)
July 10th – 21st 2017 Examinations Marking Week

Trimester I, AUGUST – DECEMBER 2017

August 23rd – 25th 2017 New Students Orientation and Continuing Students Registration
August 28th  2017  First Trimester Classes Begin
August 17th 2017 Lecturers Submit May – August Grades to HoDs
August 9th 2017 HoDs Submit May – August Grades to DVC – AA
August 10th – 11th 2017 External Examiners
August 16th 2017 Academic Committee
September 8th 2017 Add or Drop Course Period Ends
August 22nd 2017 Senate
October 4th 2017 Word Wide Day of Prayer
October 16th – 21st 2017 Mid Trimester Break
October 20th 2017 Mashujaa Day Public Holiday ( Offices Closed)
October 23rd – 28th 2017 Pre –Registration for January 2018 Trimester
December 4th – 9th 2017 End of Trimester Classes
December 12th 2017 Jamhuri Day Public Holiday (Offices Closed)
December 11th – 16th 2017 Examinations Week
December 18th – 23rd 2017 Examinations Marking Week

December 18th – 5th January 2018

Christmas Holiday Break