Academic Calendar

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Fall Term 2014

DateEvent
Sun, Aug. 24-Sun., Aug 31August Experience for First-Year Students
Wed., August 27All Campus Meeting
Sunday, Aug. 31Residence Halls open for continuing students – 8:00 a.m.
Monday, Sept.1Classes begin – 8:00 a.m.
Mon., Sept.1-Fri., Sept. 5Dates for change of registration (Drop/Add)
Thursday, Sept. 4Fall Convocation – 3:30 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 20Homecoming
Friday, Oct. 10Fall Break begins at close of class day
Monday, Oct. 13Mid-term grades due – 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 15Classes resume
Wed., Oct. 15-Fri., Oct. 24Academic Advising Period
Mon., Oct. 20- Fri., Oct. 24Online Registration for Winter/Spring 2015
Tuesday, Oct. 28Last day for discretionary withdrawal from class – 5:00 p.m.
Mon., Nov. 10 – Fri., Nov. 14Schedule confirmation week (Drop/Add)
Tuesday, Nov. 25Thanksgiving Break begins at close of class day
Monday, Dec. 1Classes resume – 8:00 a.m.
Friday, Dec. 5 Classes end at close of class
Mon., Dec. 8-Fri., Dec. 12Examination Week
Friday, Dec. 12Christmas Break begins at 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 16Grades due at 12:00 noon

Winter Term 2015

DateEvent
Monday, Jan. 5Classes begin – 8:00 a.m.
Mon., Jan. 5-Fri., Jan. 9Dates for change of registration (Drop/Add)
Fri., Jan. 30-Sat. Jan. 31     Global Scholars Program I
Fri., Feb. 6-Sat., Feb. 7  Global Scholars Program II
Saturday, Feb. 7Senior comprehensive examinations
Friday, Feb. 20Last date for Sophomores to declare a major
Friday, Feb. 20Winter Break begins at close of class day
Monday, Feb. 23Mid-term grades due – 4:00 p.m.
Monday, Mar. 2Classes resume – 8:00 a.m.
Friday, Mar. 6Last day for discretionary withdrawal from class – 5:00 p.m.
Sat., Mar.  7Senior comprehensive examinations
Wed., Mar. 4-Fri., Mar. 13Academic Advising Period
Mon., Mar. 9-Fri., Mar. 13Online Registration for Fall 2015
Saturday,  Mar.  21Family Day
Mon., Mar. 30-Fri., Apr. 3Schedule confirmation week (Drop/Add)
Thursday, Apr. 9Honors Convocation – 3:30 p.m.
Thursday, Apr. 9Alumni/Senior Banquet
Friday, Apr. 10Classes end at close of class day
Mon. Apr. 13-Fri., Apr.17Examination Week
Friday, Apr. 17Spring Break begins – 5 p.m.
Tuesday, Apr. 21Grades due 12:00 noon

Spring Term 2015

DateEvent
Monday, Apr. 27Classes begin – 8 a.m.
Mon., Apr. 27-Tues., Apr. 28Dates for change of registration (Drop/Add)
Friday, May 8Last day for discretionary withdrawal from class – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 21Senior “must report” grades due 12:00 noon
Friday, May 22Classes end at close of class day
Saturday, May 23Baccalaureate and Commencement    
Tuesday, May 26All grades due 3:00 p.m.

See also: Campus Calendar