Academic Calendar

Spring 2015

  • January 2         Staff returns from Holiday break; college opens
  • January 4         New & Returning J-Term students arrive on campus; Jump Start Orientation
  • January 5         Classes begin for J-Term
  • January 22       Last day of J-Term. New students arrive; New Student & family orientation begins; Spring Faculty meeting
  • January 23       New Student & Family Orientations continue
  • January 24       Convocation; New Student & Family Orientation continues
  • January 25       Residence Halls open at noon for returning students; New Student Orientation continues
  • January 26       New Student Orientation continues
  • January 27       Classes begin at 8:30 a.m.
  • January 27       All grades for J-Term due by 5 p.m.
  • February 4       Last day to add courses or change audit to regular course enrollment
  • February 23     Last day to drop courses or change regular course enrollment to audit
  • February 24     Start date to withdraw from courses with a W
  • February 27     Family Weekend – no classes
  • February 28     Family Weekend continues
  • March 13         Spring Break begins at 5 p.m.
  • March 14         Residence Halls close at noon unless registered for break housing.
  • March 22         Residence Halls open at noon
  • March 23         Classes begin at 8:30 am
  • March 25         Mid-semester grades due by 5 pm
  • March 30         Last day to withdraw from courses with a W
  • March 31         Start date to withdraw from courses with a WP or WF
  • April 13           Course registration for Summer 2015 begins
  • April 20           Faculty Professional Development Day (No classes; offices open)
  • April 21           Faculty Professional Development Day (No classes; offices open)
  • April 27           Course registration for Fall 2015 begins
  • May 8              Last day of classes
  • May 11            Reading day
  • May 12            Final exams begin
  • May 14            Grades for graduating students due by 3 p.m.
  • May 15            Final exams end, Orientation Meeting for Summer Study Abroad Programs
  • May 16            Graduation; Residence Halls close at noon
  • May 19            All grades due by 5 p.m.

Summer 2015

  • Session I: June 1 - July 2
  • Session II: July 6 - August 7

Fall 2015

  • August 24       ASD Early Orientation
  • August 27       New students arrive; New Student & Family Orientation begins           
  • August 29       Convocation; New Student & Family Orientation continues; Returning Students arrive
  • August 30       New Student Orientation continues
  • August 31       Classes begin at 8:30 a.m.              
  • September 7    Labor Day; No classes, staff and faculty holiday
  • September 8    Last day to add courses or change audit to regular course enrollment
  • September 25  Family Weekend; No classes
  • September 26  Family Weekend
  • September 28  Last day to drop courses, change regular course enrollment to audit or select the pass/low pass/fail option
  • September 29  Start date to withdraw from courses with a W
  • October 12      Columbus Day; staff holiday, offices closed, no classes
  • October 13      Student long weekend, no classes
  • October 21      Mid-semester grades due by 5 p.m.
  • October 26      Last day to withdraw from courses with a W
  • October 27      Start date to withdraw from courses with a WP (pass) or WF (fail)
  • November 2    Course registration for January Term 2016 begins
  • November 16  Course registration for Spring 2016 begins
  • November 25  Thanksgiving Break begins; No classes. Residence halls close at noon unless registered for break housing
  • November 26  Thanksgiving; no classes
  • November 27  No classes
  • December 4     Last day of classes
  • December 7     Reading Day
  • December 8     Final exams begin
  • December 10   Grades for graduating students due by 3 p.m.
  • December 11   Final exams end
  • December 12   Graduation
  • December 13   Residence halls close at noon
  • December 15   All grades due by 5 p.m.
  • December 23   College closes for winter break at 5 p.m.
     

Spring 2016 Academic Calendar

  • January 3        New & returning J-Term students arrive on campus; Jump Start Orientation
  • January 4        Classes begin for J-Term
  • January 21      Last day of J-Term; New students arrive; New Student & Family Orientation begins; “Welcome Back Faculty” meeting
  • January 22      New student course registration; New Student & Family Orientation continues
  • January 23      Convocation; New Student & Family Orientation continues
  • January 24      Returning students arrive; New Student Orientation continues
  • January 25      New Student Orientation continues
  • January 26      Classes begin at 8:30 a.m.
  • January 26      Grades for J-Term due by 5 p.m.
  • February 3      Last day to add courses or change audit to regular course enrollment
  • February 22    Last day to drop courses, change regular course enrollment to audit or select the pass/low pass/fail option
  • February 23    Start date to withdraw from courses with a W
  • February 26    Family Weekend; no classes
  • February 27    Family Weekend continues
  • March 11        Spring Break begins at 5 p.m.
  • March 21        Classes begin at 8:30 a.m.
  • March 23        Mid-semester grades due by 5 p.m.
  • March 28        Last day to withdraw from courses with a W
  • April 11          Course registration for Summer 2016 begins
  • April 18          Faculty Professional Development Day (No classes; offices open)              
  • April 19          Faculty Professional Development Day (No classes; offices open)    
  • April 25          Course registration for Fall 2016 begins                 
  • May 6             Last day of classes
  • May 9             Reading day
  • May 10           Final exams begin
  • May 12           Grades for graduating students due by 3 p.m.
  • May 13           Final exams end
  • May 14           Graduation
  • May 15           Residence Halls close at noon
  • May 17           All grades due by 5 p.m.