Academic Calendar

 

Fall 2013

Friday,
 
August 16

  • Student Services Days, Church-McKee Arts Center,   8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Welcome Week/Campus Connections activities begin.
  • Residence hall check-in for first-year students, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Saturday,
 
August 17

  • Student Services Days, Church-McKee Arts Center,   12 to 4 p.m.
  • Residence hall check-in for first-year students,   12 to 4 p.m.

Sunday,
 
August 18

  • Student Services Days, Church-McKee Arts Center, 12 to 4 p.m.
  • Residence hall check-in for new and returning students, 12 to 4 p.m.

Monday,
  August 19

  • First day of classes.
  • In-office faculty advising - 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Faculty advisers will maintain extended advising hours in their offices.)
  • Enrollment Services open at 75 Arnold Street, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Late payment fee in effect.

Wednesday,
  August 21

Last day for new students to register.

Friday,
  August 23

Last day to drop/add new courses, change pass/fail and audit.

Monday, September 2

Labor Day Recess (no classes).

Friday,
 
October 4

Mid-semester.

Thursday,
  October 11

Mid-semester grades due into MiX by noon.

Saturday,
  October 12

Homecoming

Monday-Tuesday,
  October 14-15

Fall Recess (Residence Halls and Dining Services will remain open)

Friday,
  October 25

Last day to withdraw from class.

Tuesday,
  October 29 *

Pre-Registration for Spring 2014 semester begins (see your advisor)
  * Pre-Registration will begin October 29, 2013 and continue through the first   week of classes of the Spring 2014 semester.

Friday,
  November 22

Residence halls close at 4 p.m.

Saturday,
  November 23 through
  Sunday, 
  December 1

Thanksgiving Recess  (No classes)

Sunday,
  December 1

Residence halls open at 9 a.m.

Monday,
  December 2

Classes resume.

Monday,
  December 9

Last day to withdraw from College.

Tuesday,
  December 10

Last day of classes.

Thursday,
  December 12 through
  Tuesday,
  December 17

Final Examination Week

Wednesday,
  December 18

Residence halls close at 4 p.m.
  Meal Service ends at 2 p.m.

Friday,
  December, 20

Winter Recess begins
  Grade reports due into MiX by 5 p.m.

 

Days of Special Concern:

Rosh Hashanah - Thursday, September 5
Yom Kippur - Saturday, September 14
Veteran's Day - Monday, November 11
Birth of Baha'uliah - Tuesday, November 12
Christmas Day - Wednesday, December 25

 

 

Spring 2014

 Monday, January 6

  • In-office faculty advising - 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Faculty advisers will maintain extended advising hours in their offices.)

Tuesday,   January 7

  • Student Services Days, Church-McKee Arts Center,  
    8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Residence hall open at 9 a.m.

Wednesday, January 8

  • First day of classes.
  • In-office faculty advising - 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Faculty advisers will maintain extended advising hours in their offices.)
  • Enrollment Services open at 75 Arnold Street, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Late payment fee in effect.

Tuesday,   January 14

Last day to register, add new courses, make schedule changes, change pass/fail and audit.

Monday, January 20

Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday recess (no classes).

Friday,    February 28

Mid-semester.

Wednesday, March 5

Mid-semester grades due into MiX by noon.

Friday, March 7

Last day to withdraw from class.

Residence halls close at 4 p.m.

Saturday March 8-Sunday March 16

Spring Recess (No Classes)

Sunday, March 16

Residence Halls open at 9:00 a.m.

Monday, March 17

Classes Resume

Tuesday,  March 25 *

Pre-Registration for Fall 2014 semester begins (see your advisor)  
* Pre-Registration will begin Tuesday March 25 and continue through the first week of classes of the Fall 2014 semester.

Monday, April 7

Last Day to apply for graduation for Spring 2014
(Apply at the Academic Affairs Office)

Friday, April 18

Friday before Easter Recess (no classes)

Thursday, April 24

Last day to withdraw from College.

Friday, April 25

Last day of classes.

Monday April 28- Thursday May 1

Final Examination Week

Friday, May 2

Grade Reports for all graduates due into MiX by noon.

Residence halls close at 4 p.m. for all students except those participating in Commencement

Saturday, May 3

Commencement Ceremony

Monday, May 5

Remainder of grade reports due into MiX by noon

 

DAYS OF SPECIAL CONCERN:   

Chinese New Year      Friday, January 31

Naw-Ruz                   Friday, March 21

Passover                   Saturday, April 15

Feast of Ridvan          Monday, April 21

Please Note:

  • Last day to withdraw from a course is  March 7.
  • Last day to withdraw from the College is April  24.
  • Cashier's Office closes at 3:30 p.m. Student Payment services are available 3:30-5:00 p.m. in the Business Office/ Office of Student Accounts.
  • Students are responsible for retaining their copies of forms filed in all transactions with the College.
  • Students should notify Enrollment Services when their home mailing addresses and home or cell phone numbers change.