Academic calendars

2013-14 academic calendar

Fall session 2013
Fri, Aug 16New student orientation
Fri, Aug 16Residence halls open for new students
Sun, Aug 18Residence halls open for returning students
Mon, Aug 19Fall check-in
Tue, Aug 20Classes begin
Mon, Aug 26Deadline for adding first-half & full-semester courses
Mon, Aug 26Pass/no pass/audit deadline for first-half & full-semester courses
Mon, Sep 23Deadline for dropping first-half courses
Thu, Oct 10-Fri, Oct 11Final exams for first-half courses
Fri, Oct 11End of midterm grading period
Mon, Oct 14-Tue, Oct 15Midterm break
Wed, Oct 16Classes resume
Tue, Oct 22Deadline for adding second-half courses
Tue, Oct 22Pass/no pass/audit deadline for second-half courses
Wed, Oct 30Registration for spring 2014 begins
Wed, Oct 30Deadline for dropping full-semester courses
Tue, Nov 19Deadline for dropping second-half courses
Wed, Nov 27-Fri, Nov 29Thanksgiving vacation
Mon, Dec 2Classes resume
Fri, Dec 6Last day of classes
Tue, Dec 10-Fri, Dec 13Final exams
Sat, Dec 14Residence halls close at 9 a.m. for Christmas break
Spring session 2014
Mon, Jan 6Residence halls open at 9 a.m. for spring semester
Wed, Jan 8Classes begin (updated due to extreme cold weather)
Mon, Jan 13Deadline for adding first-half and full-semester courses
Mon, Jan 13Pass/no pass/audit deadline for first-half and full-semester courses
Mon, Feb 10Deadline for dropping first-half courses
Thu, Feb 27-Fri, Feb 28Final exams for first-half courses
Fri, Feb 28End of midterm grading period
Fri, Feb 28Residence halls close at 8 p.m. for spring break
Mon, Mar 3-Tue, Mar 11Spring break
Mon, Mar 10Residence halls reopen at noon following spring break
Wed, Mar 12Classes resume
Mon, Mar 17Registration for fall 2014 begins
Mon, Mar 17Registration for summer 2014 begins
Tue, Mar 18Deadline for adding second-half courses
Tue, Mar 18Pass/no pass/audit deadline for second-half courses
Wed, Mar 26Deadline for dropping full semester courses
Tue, Apr 15Deadline for dropping second-half courses
Thu, Apr 17-Mon, Apr 21Easter break
Tue, Apr 22Classes resume
Fri, May 2Last day of classes
Mon, May 5-Thu, May 8Final exams
Fri, May 9Residence halls close at 9 a.m. to all non-graduating seniors
Fri, May 9Baccalaureate
Sat, May 10Residence halls close at 4 p.m. to graduating seniors
Sat, May 10Apartments close at 6 p.m. to graduating seniors
Sat, May 10Commencement
Mon, May 191st 8-week summer school session
Summer session 2014
Mon, Jun 162nd 8-week summer school session