Academic Calendar 2013-2014

2013–2014 Academic Calendar - Printable Version

2014–2015 Academic Calendar | Printable Version

First Semester

August 23 Friday 8:00 a.m. Residence halls open for new students
  23
Friday 1:30 p.m.
Opening Convocation
  25 Sunday 8:00 a.m.
Residence halls open for returning students
  26 Monday 8:00 a.m. Classes begin
  26 Monday 8:00 a.m. Add/drop period begins
  30 Friday 4:30 p.m. Add/drop period ends. Last day to drop a course without a grade of "W"
September 2
Monday   Labor Day; classes are in session
October 4
Friday 5:00 p.m. Fall Break begins

9
Wednesday 8:00 a.m.
Classes resume 

11–13 Friday–Sunday
Homecoming/Family Weekend

16 Wednesday noon Mid-term grades due
 November 1 Friday a.m. Spring 2014 registration begins
  1 Friday 4:30 p.m.
Last day to change fall registration or withdraw from a course
  8 Friday
p.m. Spring 2014 registration ends
  27
Wednesday

noon

Thanksgiving vacation begins
 December 2 Monday 8:00 a.m.
Classes resume

6 Friday 4:30 p.m.
Last day for first-semester freshmen to withdraw from a course
  6
Friday 5:00 p.m. Classes end
  7 Saturday
Reading day
  8
Sunday . Reading day

9–14
Monday–Saturday
Final examinations
  14
Saturday
5:00 p.m.
Semester ends
  18
Wednesday
noon Final grades due

 

Second Semester

January 12 Sunday noon Residence halls open for students
  13 Monday 8:00 a.m. Classes begin
  13 Monday 8:00 a.m. Add/drop period begins
  17 Friday 4:30 p.m. Add/drop period ends. Last day to drop a course without a grade of "W"
  20
Monday   Martin Luther King Jr. Day; classes are in session
February 28 Friday 5:00 p.m. Spring vacation begins
March 10
Monday 8:00 a.m. Classes resume
  19 Wednesday noon Mid-term grades due
***Extended to March 21***

28
Friday
4:30 p.m.
Last day to change registration or withdraw from a course
***Extended to April 1***
April 4 Friday a.m. Fall 2014 registration begins

11 Friday p.m. Fall 2014 registration ends 
  16
Wednesday 4:30 p.m. Graduation Plans due for students graduating in May, August, and December, 2015
  17
Thursday

5:00 p.m.

Easter break begins
  22
Tuesday 8:00 a.m.               Classes resume

30
Wednesday 4:30 p.m. Last day for first-semester freshmen to withdraw from a course

30
Wednesday 5:00 p.m. Day classes end
 May 1 Thursday
Reading day; evening classes meet/end
  2–3 Friday–Saturday   Final examinations
  4
Sunday   Reading day
  5–8 Monday–Thursday   Final examinations
  8 Thursday 5:00 p.m. Semester Ends
  9 Friday noon Senior grades due
  10 Saturday 9:00 a.m. Baccalaureate Service
  10 Saturday 11:00 a.m. 145th Commencement
  16
 Friday noon Final grades due