February 1
Scholarship & scholars programs application deadline.

Financial aid packages posted in your CheckMarq account.

May 1
Submit deposit. Accept financial aid package.

Receive information about roommate(s) and assigned residence hall.

SPARK: pre-orientation program

Receive tentative schedule for New Student and Family Orientation; receive information about refrigerator rentals, insurance, lofts, room sizes, etc.

Register for classes using CheckMarq

End of July
First-semester bill from the university posted to your account if you registered for classes in July; if you register for classes in August, your fall semester bill will be posted in early September

Receive housing contract from the Office of Residence Life; credit for advanced placement, international baccalaureate work or college course work posted to your CheckMarq account (go to the bulletin for credit policy)

August 22
Orientation begins

August 27
First day of classes

September 3
Labor Day holiday

October 18-21
Mid-term break; classes excused

November 21-25
Thanksgiving holiday; classes excused

December 10-15
Final exams

December 16 – January 14
Christmas break; classes excused

January 21, 2018
Martin Luther King, Jr., holiday; classes excused

March 10-17
Spring break

April 18-22
Easter holiday

May 5-11
Final exams

Student studying on campus

Things to do

Around campus

AMU & Union Sports Annex Athletics' schedules Haggerty Museum of Art Helfaer Theatre Late Night Marquette

Watch students tell their stories

My MarquetteWhat's it like to live, study and play at Marquette University? Nobody knows better than those doing just that. Watch as students tell their stories in the My Marquette video series.

Contact us


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