Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

 

 Fall 2012 |  Spring 2013Fall 2013Spring 2014

2012 Spring Semester
Jan 14 Residence halls open at noon.
Jan 15 Meal plan starts at dinner.
Jan 16 Classes Begin. MLK Day classes in session
Jan 27 Drop/add ends. Last day to delete a course from or add one to permanent registration
Mar 2 Spring Break Begins after last class
Mar 12 Spring Classes Resume at 8:30 a.m.
Mar 23 Last day to declare CR/NC grading option. Last day to withdraw from a course and receive the grade "W"
Mar 26 Schedule of courses and seminars for next semester available on-line world wide
Mar 31 Note: All accounts must show a $0 or positive balance to enroll and select a room for the fall semester
Mar 30 Schedule of courses and seminars for next semester available in print on campus
Apr 2-12 Advising period
Apr 16-18 Pre-enrollment for fall semester.
Apr 18 Pre-enrollment ends at 4 p.m.
Apr 27 Classes and seminars end.
May 3 Course Final Examinations & Honors Begin
May 12 Course Examinations End
May 12 Meal plan ends at dinner for all but seniors
May 14 Written Honors Examinations End. Residence halls close to all but seniors at 8 a.m. (Nonseniors are expected to leave the college within 24 hours after their last examination)
May 14-15 Senior comprehensive examinations
May 17-19 Honors Orals
May 26 Baccalaureate
May 27 Commencement
May 28 Residence halls close to seniors at 9 a.m.
Jun 1-3 Alumni weekend

 

Spring 2012 |  Fall 2012 |  Spring 2013Fall 2013Spring 2014

2012 Fall Semester
Aug 28 Residence halls open for new students
Aug 28- Sep 2 First Year Orientation
Aug 30 Advising begins. All-advisor meeting in morning. Individual advising begins in afternoon
Aug 31 Residence halls open for returning students. Computer Pre-registration for first-year and transfer students only
Sep 1 Registration follow-up meeting for students who need to make a change in their schedule
Sep 2 Meal plan starts at dinner
Sep 3 Classes Begin
Sep 3 Labor Day classes in session
Sep 14 Drop/add ends. Last day to delete a course from or add one to permanent registration
Oct 1 Final examination schedule available on-line
Oct 12 Fall Break Begins after last class
Oct 22 Fall Classes Resume at 8:30 a.m.
Nov 5 Schedule of courses and seminars for next semester available on-line
Nov 9 Last day to declare CR/NC grading option. Last day to withdraw from a course and receive the grade notation "W". Schedule of courses and seminars for next semester available in print on campus
Nov 12-21 Advising period
Nov 26-28 Pre-enrollment for spring semester
Nov 28 Pre-enrollment ends at 4 p.m.
Nov 21 Thanksgiving Begins after last class
Nov 26 Fall Classes Resume at 8:30 a.m.
Dec 1 Note: All accounts must show a zero or positive balance to enroll or select a room for spring semester
Dec 10-11 Monday follows the "Friday" class schedule, replacing the Friday of Thanksgiving break. Tuesday follows the "Thursday" class schedule, replacing the Thursday of Thanksgiving break
Dec 11 Classes End. Lottery for spring housing
Dec 14 Finals Begin
Dec 14-22 Note: Final examinations are not rescheduled to accommodate travel plans. If you must make travel arrangements before the examination schedule is published (by Oct. 1), do not expect to leave until after finals
Dec 21 Seminars End
Dec 22 Finals end at noon. Residence halls close at 6 p.m. Meal plan ends at lunch