Academic Calendar

2016-17

Fall Semester 2016

August

19Friday
All work for spring semester 2016 incompletes due to the instructor
19-22Fri-Mon
Orientation outings (Updated June 2016)
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
14Monday
Registration reopens for the spring semester 2017.
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

3Tuesday
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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2017-18

Fall Semester 2017

August

18-21Fri-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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2018-19

Fall Semester 2018

August

17-20Fri-Mon
Orientation outings
17Friday
All work for spring semester 2018 incompletes due to the instructor
21-26Tues-Sun
Student Orientation
21Tuesday
Residence halls open for new students
Placement exams
22Wednesday
Convocation
First faculty meeting
Final day of open registration
23Thursday
New student advising and registration
24Friday
Student residences open for returning students
27Monday
Classes begin
31Friday
Last day of late registration

September

3Monday
Labor Day holiday—no classes scheduled
7Friday
Deadline to add classes, change sections or reduce unit value in fall classes
21Friday
Four-week comments due

October

1Monday
Deadline to drop semester classes – withdrawal from a fall class recorded after this date
13-21Sat-Sun
Fall break – residence halls open; limited food service
22Monday
Classes resume
EIGHT-WEEK GRADES DUE by 5 p.m.

November

5Monday
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
22-25Thurs-Sun
Thanksgiving vacation - residence halls open, limited food service
26Monday
Classes resume
30Friday
Fall senior thesis due: four copies due in the Registrar's Office by 3 p.m.

December

4Tuesday
Thursday classes meet
5Wednesday
Friday classes and Wednesday night classes meet
LAST DAY OF CLASSES FOR FALL
6-9Thurs-Sun
Reading period and senior oral exams
10-13Mon-Thurs
FINAL EXAMINATIONS—No work for fall classes may be submitted after this period
14Friday
Theses due in library – noon
Residence halls close – noon

January

2Wednesday
FALL SEMESTER GRADES DUE at 9 a.m.
4Friday
Divisional grade reviews – 10 a.m.
Faculty grade review meeting – 1 p.m.


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Spring Semester 2019

January

18Friday
All work for fall semester 2018 incompletes due to the instructor
Student residences open - limited food service
21Monday
Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday—no classes scheduled
25Friday
Final day of open registration
28Monday
Classes begin

February

1Friday
Last day of late registration
8Friday
Deadline to add classes, change sections or reduce unit value in spring classes
22Friday
Four-week comments due

March

4Monday
Deadline to drop semester classes-withdrawal from a spring class recorded after this date.
Deadline to withdraw from a year class
18Monday
EIGHT-WEEK GRADES DUE by 5 p.m.
23-31Sat-Sun
Spring break-residence halls open; limited food service

April

1Monday
Classes resume
8Monday
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
22Monday
Registration for 2019-20 opens

May

3Friday
SENIOR THESES DUE: four copies due in the Registrar's Office by 3 p.m.
LAST DAY OF CLASSES
6-12Mon-Sun
Reading period and senior oral exams
13-16Mon-Thurs
FINAL EXAMINATIONS—No work for spring classes may be submitted after this period
17Friday
Theses due in library – noon
SENIOR GRADES DUE (pass/no pass) – 3:00 p.m.
Senior grade review
18Saturday
Commencement rehearsal - 2:00 p.m.
20Monday
COMMENCEMENT
21Tuesday
Residence halls close - noon
22Wednesday
ALL GRADES DUE – 9:00 a.m.
24Friday
Divisional grade reviews – morning
Final faculty meeting – afternoon


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2019-20

Fall Semester 2019

August

23-26Fri-Mon
Orientation outings
23Friday
All work for spring semester 2019 incompletes due to the instructor
27-1Tues-Sun
Student Orientation
27Tuesday
Residence halls open for new students
Placement exams
28Wednesday
Convocation
First faculty meeting
Final day of open registration
29Thursday
New student advising and registration
30Friday
Student residences open for returning students

September

2Monday
Labor Day holiday–no classes scheduled
3Tuesday
Classes begin.
6Friday
Last day of late registration
13Friday
Deadline to add classes, change sections or reduce unit value in fall classes
27Friday
Four-week comments due

October

7Monday
Deadline to drop semester classes – withdrawal from a fall class recorded after this date
19-27Sat-Sun
Fall break – residence halls open; limited food service
28Monday
Classes resume
EIGHT-WEEK GRADES DUE by 5 p.m.

November

11Monday
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
28-1Thurs-Sun
Thanksgiving vacation - residence halls open, limited food service

December

2Monday
Claasses resume
6Friday
Fall senior theses due: four copies due in the Registrar's Office by 3 p.m.
10Tuesday
Thursday classes meet
11Wednesday
Friday classes and Wednesday night classes meet
LAST DAY OF CLASSES FOR FALL
12-15Thurs-Sun
Reading period and senior oral exams
16-19Mon-Thurs
FINAL EXAMINATIONS—No work for fall classes may be submitted after this period
20Friday
Theses due in library – noon
Residence halls close - noon

January

2Thursday
FALL SEMESTER GRADES DUE at 9 a.m.
6Monday
Divisional grade reviews – 10 a.m.
Faculty grade review meeting – 1 p.m.


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Spring Semester 2020

January

17Friday
All work for fall semester 2019 incompletes due to the instructor
Student residences open - limited food service
20Monday
Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday—no classes scheduled
24Friday
Final day of open registration
27Monday
Classes begin
31Friday
Last day of late registration

February

7Friday
Deadline to add classes, change sections or reduce unit value in spring classes
21Friday
Four-week comments due

March

2Monday
Deadline to drop semester classes–withdrawal from a spring class recorded after this date.
Deadline to withdraw from a year class
16Monday
EIGHT-WEEK GRADES DUE by 5 p.m.
21-29Sat-Sun
Spring break-residence halls open; limited food service
30Monday
Classes resume

April

6Monday
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
20Monday
Registration for 2020-21 opens

May

1Friday
SENIOR THESES DUE: four copies due in the Registrar's Office by 3 p.m.
LAST DAY OF CLASSES
4-10Mon-Sun
Reading period and senior oral exams
11-14Mon-Thurs
FINAL EXAMINATIONS—No work for spring classes may be submitted after this period
15Friday
Theses due in library – noon
SENIOR GRADES DUE (pass/no pass) – 3:00 p.m.
Senior grade review
16Saturday
Commencement rehearsal - 2:00 p.m.
18Monday
COMMENCEMENT
19Tuesday
Residence halls close - noon
20Wednesday
ALL GRADES DUE – 9:00 a.m.
22Friday
Divisional grade reviews – morning
Final faculty meeting – afternoon


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