Academic Calendar

These dates are tentative and subject to change.

2016 Spring Semester*
Date Event
Jan 16 Residence halls open at noon.
Jan 17 Meal plan starts at dinner.
Jan 18 Classes Begin.
Jan 29 Drop/add ends. Last day to delete a course from or add one to permanent registration
Mar 4 Spring Break Begins after last class
Mar 14 Spring Classes Resume at 8:30 a.m.
Mar 25 Last day to declare CR/NC grading option. Last day to withdraw from a course and receive the grade "W"
Mar 29 Schedule of courses and seminars for next semester available on-line world wide
Apr 1 Note: All accounts must show a $0 or positive balance to enroll and select a room for the fall semester
Apr 4-14 Advising period
Apr 18-20 Pre-enrollment for fall semester.
Apr 20 Pre-enrollment ends at 4 p.m.
Apr 29 Classes and seminars end.
May 3 Course Final & Honors written examinations begin
May 12 Course Final & Honors written examinations end
TBA Meal plan ends at dinner for all but seniors
TBA 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 16-17 Senior comprehensive examinations
May 15-17 Honors Orals
May 21 Baccalaureate
May 22 Commencement
May 23 Residence halls close to seniors at 9 a.m.
May 27-29 Alumni weekend


*Dates subject to approval in spring of the preceding year.