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Academic Calendar 2015-2016

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 20
15 - 18 Thursday - Sunday Fall Recess
19 Monday Classes Resume
November
Date Day Event
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
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
March
Date Day Event
4 Friday Mid-Term Date, Mid-Term faculty due date April 7
4 Friday Transfer Students POEs Due
Sophomore POEs Due
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