Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar 2015-16

Fall Semester 2015

August

20-24Thurs-Mon
Orientation outings
21Friday
All work for spring semester 2015 incompletes due to the instructor **Revised 8/29/14.
25-30Tues-Sun
Student Orientation
25Tuesday
Residence halls open for new students
Placement exams
26Wednesday
Convocation
First faculty meeting
Final day of open registration
27Thursday
New student advising and registration
28Friday
Student residences open for returning students
31Monday
Classes begin

September

4Friday
Last day of late registration
7Monday
Labor Day holiday - no classes scheduled
11Friday
Deadline to add classes, change sections or reduce unit value in fall classes
25Friday
Four-week comments due

October

5Monday
Deadline to drop semester classes – withdrawal from a fall class recorded after this date
17-25Sat-Sun
Fall break – residence halls open; limited food service
26Monday
Classes resume
EIGHT-WEEK GRADES DUE by 5 p.m.

November

9Monday
Deadline to withdraw from a fall semester class or change to CR/NC
Deadline to drop a year class – withdrawal recorded after this date
Deadline to take a leave of absence for fall or to withdraw from the college
26-29Thurs-Sun
Thanksgiving vacation - residence halls open, limited food service
30Monday
Classes resume

December

4Friday
Fall senior theses due: four copies due in the Registrar's Office by 3 p.m.
8Tuesday
Thursday classes meet
9Wednesday
Friday classes and Wednesday night classes meet
LAST DAY OF CLASSES FOR FALL
10-13Thurs-Sun
Reading period
Senior oral exams
14-17Mon-Thurs
FINAL EXAMINATIONS
No work for fall classes may be submitted after this period
18Friday
Theses due in library – noon
Residence halls close - noon

January

4Monday
FALL SEMESTER GRADES DUE at 9 a.m.
7Thursday
Divisional grade reviews – 10 a.m.
Faculty grade review meeting – 1 p.m.


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Spring Semester 2016

January

15Friday
Student residences open - limited food service
All work for fall semester 2015 incompletes due to the instructor
18Monday
Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday
22Friday
Final day of open registration
25Monday
Classes begin.
29Friday
Last day of late registration

February

5Friday
Deadline to add classes, change sections or reduce unit value in spring classes
19Friday
Four-week comments due
29Monday
Deadline to drop semester classes-withdrawal from a spring class recorded after this date.
Deadline to withdraw from a year class.

March

14Monday
EIGHT-WEEK GRADES DUE by 5 p.m.
19-27Sat-Sun
Spring break - residence halls open; limited food service.
28Monday
Classes resume

April

4Monday
Deadline to withdraw from a spring class or change to CR/NC
Deadline to take a leave of absence for spring or to withdraw from the college
18Monday
Registration for 2016-17 opens
29Friday
SENIOR THESES DUE: four copies due in the Registrar's Office by 3 p.m.
LAST DAY OF CLASSES

May

2-8Mon-Sun
Reading period and oral exams
9-12Mon-Thurs
FINAL EXAMINATIONS
No work for spring classes may be submitted after this period
13Friday
Theses due in library – noon
SENIOR GRADES DUE (pass/no pass) – 3:00 p.m.
Senior grade review
14Saturday
Commencement rehearsal - 2:00 p.m.
16Monday
COMMENCEMENT
17Tuesday
Residence halls close - noon
18Wednesday
ALL GRADES DUE – 9:00 a.m.
20Friday
Divisional grade reviews – morning
Final faculty meeting – afternoon


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Academic Calendar 2016-17

Fall Semester 2016

August

19Friday
All work for spring semester 2016 incompletes due to the instructor
18-22Thurs-Mon
Orientation outings
23-28Tues-Sun
Student Orientation
23Tuesday
Residence halls open for new students
Placement exams
24Wednesday
Convocation
First faculty meeting
Final day of open registration
25Thursday
New student advising and registration
26Friday
Student residences open for returning students
29Monday
Classes begin

September

2Friday
Last day of late registration
5Monday
Labor Day holiday - no classes scheduled
9Friday
Deadline to add classes, change sections or reduce unit value in fall classes
23Friday
Four-week comments due

October

3Monday
Deadline to drop semester classes – withdrawal from a fall class recorded after this date
15-23Sat-Sun
Fall break – residence halls open; limited food service
24Monday
Classes resume
EIGHT-WEEK GRADES DUE by 5 p.m.

November

7Monday
Deadline to withdraw from a fall semester class or change to CR/NC
Deadline to drop a year class – withdrawal recorded after this date
Deadline to take a leave of absence for fall or to withdraw from the college
24-27Thurs-Sun
Thanksgiving vacation - residence halls open, limited food service
28Monday
Classes resume

December

2Friday
Fall senior theses due: four copies due in the Registrar's Office by 3 p.m.
6Tuesday
Thursday classes meet
7Wednesday
Friday classes and Wednesday night classes meet
LAST DAY OF CLASSES FOR FALL
8-11Thurs-Sun
Reading period
Senior oral exams
12-15Mon-Thurs
FINAL EXAMINATIONS
No work for fall classes may be submitted after this period
16Friday
Theses due in library – noon
Residence halls close - noon

January

2Monday
FALL SEMESTER GRADES DUE at 9 a.m.
5Thursday
Divisional grade reviews – 10 a.m.
Faculty grade review meeting – 1 p.m.


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Spring Semester 2017

January

13Friday
All work for fall semester 2016 incompletes due to the instructor
Student residences open - limited food service
16Monday
Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday
20Friday
Final day of open registration
23Monday
Classes begin.
27Friday
Last day of late registration

February

3Friday
Deadline to add classes, change sections or reduce unit value in spring classes
17Friday
Four-week comments due
27Monday
Deadline to drop semester classes-withdrawal from a spring class recorded after this date.
Deadline to withdraw from a year class.

March

11-19Sat-Sun
Spring break-residence halls open; limited food service
20Monday
Classes resume
EIGHT-WEEK GRADES DUE by 5 p.m.

April

3Monday
Deadline to withdraw from a spring class or change to CR/NC
Deadline to take a leave of absence for spring or to withdraw from the college
17Monday
Registration for 2017-18 opens
28Friday
SENIOR THESES DUE: four copies due in the Registrar's Office by 3 p.m.
LAST DAY OF CLASSES

May

1-7Mon-Sun
Reading period and senior oral exams
8-11Mon-Thurs
FINAL EXAMINATIONS
No work for spring classes may be submitted after this period
12Friday
Theses due in library – noon
SENIOR GRADES DUE (pass/no pass) – 3:00 p.m.
Senior grade review
13Saturday
Commencement rehearsal - 2:00 p.m.
15Monday
COMMENCEMENT
16Tuesday
Residence halls close - noon
17Wednesday
ALL GRADES DUE – 9:00 a.m.
19Friday
Divisional grade reviews – morning
Final faculty meeting – afternoon


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Academic Calendar 2017-18

Fall Semester 2017

August

17-21Thurs-Mon
Orientation outings
18Friday
All work for spring semester 2017 incompletes due to the instructor
22-27Tues-Sun
Student Orientation
22Tuesday
Residence halls open for new students
Placement exams
23Wednesday
Convocation
First faculty meeting
Final day of open registration
24Thursday
New student advising and registration
25Friday
Student residences open for returning students
28Monday
Classes begin

September

1Friday
Last day of late registration
4Monday
Labor Day holiday—no classes scheduled
8Friday
Deadline to add classes, change sections or reduce unit value in fall classes
22Friday
Four-week comments due

October

2Monday
Deadline to drop semester classes – withdrawal from a fall class recorded after this date
14-22Sat-Sun
Fall break – residence halls open; limited food service
23Monday
Classes resume
EIGHT-WEEK GRADES DUE by 5 p.m.

November

6Monday
Deadline to withdraw from a fall semester class or change to CR/NC
Deadline to drop a year class – withdrawal recorded after this date
Deadline to take a leave of absence for fall or to withdraw from the college
23-26Thurs-Sun
Thanksgiving vacation - residence halls open, limited food service
27Monday
Classes resume

December

1Friday
Fall senior theses due: four copies due in the Registrar's Office by 3 p.m.
5Tuesday
Thursday classes meet
6Wednesday
Friday classes and Wednesday night classes meet
LAST DAY OF CLASSES FOR FALL
7-10Thurs-Sun
Reading period and senior oral exams
11-14Mon-Thurs
FINAL EXAMINATIONS—No work for fall classes may be submitted after this period
15Friday
Theses due in library – noon
Residence halls close - noon

January

2Tuesday
FALL SEMESTER GRADES DUE at 9 a.m.
5Friday
Divisional grade reviews – 10 a.m.
Faculty grade review meeting – 1 p.m.


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Spring Semester 2018

January

12Friday
All work for fall semester 2017 incompletes due to the instructor
Student residences open - limited food service
15Monday
Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday—no classes scheduled
19Friday
Final day of open registration
22Monday
Classes begin
26Friday
Last day of late registration

February

2Friday
Deadline to add classes, change sections or reduce unit value in spring classes
16Friday
Four-week comments due
26Monday
Deadline to drop semester classes-withdrawal from a spring class recorded after this date.
Deadline to withdraw from a year class.

March

10-18Sat-Sun
Spring break-residence halls open; limited food service
19Monday
Classes resume
EIGHT-WEEK GRADES DUE by 5 p.m.

April

2Monday
Deadline to withdraw from a spring class or change to CR/NC
Deadline to take a leave of absence for spring or to withdraw from the college
16Monday
Registration for 2018-19 opens
27Friday
SENIOR THESES DUE: four copies due in the Registrar's Office by 3 p.m.
LAST DAY OF CLASSES
30Monday
Reading period and oral exams begin (continues through 6 May)

May

1-6Tues-Sun
Reading period and senior oral exams continue (begins Monday, 30 April)
7-10Mon-Thurs
FINAL EXAMINATIONS—No work for spring classes may be submitted after this period
11Friday
Theses due in library – noon
SENIOR GRADES DUE (pass/no pass) – 3:00 p.m.
Senior grade review
12Saturday
Commencement rehearsal - 2:00 p.m.
14Monday
COMMENCEMENT
15Tuesday
Residence halls close - noon
16Wednesday
ALL GRADES DUE – 9:00 a.m.
18Friday
Divisional grade reviews – morning
Final faculty meeting – afternoon


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