Fall 2015 Semester

August
Date Day Event
20 - 21 Thursday - Friday August and International Students Orientation
22 Saturday Inbound Programs
26 Wednesday Upperclass Students Arrive
27 Thursday Fall Semester Classes Begin
Aug. 27 - Sept. 4 Thursday - Friday Drop/Add Period (Instructor's permission required after this date)
September
Date Day Event
21 Monday Incomplete Work due, Grades due September 25
October
Date Day Event
2 - 4 Friday - Sunday Family Weekend & Homecoming
14 Wednesday Mid-Term Date, Mid-Term faculty due date November 1
15 - 18 Thursday - Sunday Fall Recess
19 Monday Classes Resume
November
2 - 10 Monday - Tuesday Senior & Junior Preregistration
10 Tuesday Senior POEs Due
12 - 20 Thursday - Friday Sophomore & Freshmen Preregistration
25 - 29 Wednesday - Sunday Thanksgiving Recess
30 Monday Classes Resume
Date Day Event
December
Date Day Event
11 Friday Last Day of Classes, Final Course Withdrawal Deadline
14 - 18 Monday - Friday Final Examinations

MWF Class Meetings = 43
TTH Class Meetings = 29

Spring 2016 Semester

January
Date Day Event
17 Sunday Students Return
18 Monday Spring Semester Classes Begin
18 - 26 Monday - Tuesday Drop/Add Period (Instructor's permission required after this date)
February
Date Day Event
8 Monday Incomplete Work due, Grades due Feb. 12, 2nd Advisor form due for Freshmen and 2nd semester transfer students
26 Friday Transfer Students POEs Due
Sophomore POEs Due
March
Date Day Event
4 Friday Mid-Term Date, Mid-Term faculty due date March 20
5 - 13 Saturday - Sunday Spring Recess
14 Monday Classes Resume
21 - 29 Monday - Tuesday Sophomore & Junior Preregistration
25 Friday No Classes
March 30 - April 7 Wednesday - Thursday Freshman Preregistration
March 30 - April 7 Wednesday - Thursday Freshman Advising Worksheet meetings with advisors (replaces the Freshman Initial POE)
April
Date Day Event
17 Sunday Founders Day
21 Thursday Liberal Arts Symposium
May
Date Day Event
3 Tuesday Last Day of Classes,
Final Course Withdrawal Deadline

3 Tuesday Spring Awards Convocation
4 Wednesday Reading Day
5 - 11 Thursday - Wednesday Final Examinations
13 Friday Senior Baccalaureate
14 Saturday Senior Commencement

MWF Class Meetings = 42
TTH Class Meetings = 29

September 14 - 15 - Rosh Hashanah
September 23- Yom Kippur
October 12 - Columbus Day
January 18 - MLK Day
May 8 - Mothers Day
Leap Year