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Monday, May 27
U.S. Memorial Day—No classes. Many WMU offices closed or on reduced hours.
Friday, June 7
WMU Night at Comerica Park—The Detroit Tigers vs the Minnesota Twins, Stampede Tailgate, 5:30 p.m., on-field festivities, 6:50 p.m., game, 7:10 p.m. The Office of Development and Alumni Relations will charter a bus leaving Kalamazoo at 2 p.m. Registration and fees required for all activities. Visit MyWMU.com/Tigers for more information.
Friday, June 21
Summer solstice (first day of summer)
Wednesday, June 26
Summer I session ends
Thursday, June 27
Summer II session begins
Saturday, June 29
Commencement—Miller Auditorium, times to be announced in May.
Tuesday, July 2
Thursday, July 4
U.S. Independence Day—No classes. Many WMU offices closed or on reduced hours.
Friday, August 16
Summer II session ends
Tuesday, August 20
Saturday, August 24
Sunday, August 25
Monday, August 26
Tuesday, August 27
Wednesday, August 28
Fall semester classes begin at 8 a.m.
Monday, September 2
U.S. Labor Day—No classes. Many WMU offices closed or on reduced hours.
Monday, September 9
Multicultural Meet and Greet–An orientation that encourages sense of belonging for students of color at WMU and in the greater Kalamazoo community, 6 to 8:30 p.m.