Academic calendars

2014-15 academic calendar

Fall session 2014
Fri, Aug 22Residence halls open for new students
Fri, Aug 22New student orientation
Sun, Aug 24Residence halls open for returning students
Mon, Aug 25Fall check-in
Tue, Aug 26Classes begin
Mon, Sep 1Deadline for adding first-half & full-semester courses
Mon, Sep 1Pass/no pass/audit deadline for first-half & full-semester courses
Mon, Sep 29Deadline for dropping first-half courses
Thu, Oct 16-Fri, Oct 17Final exams for first-half courses
Fri, Oct 17End of midterm grading period
Mon, Oct 20-Tue, Oct 21Midterm break
Wed, Oct 22Classes resume
Tue, Oct 28Deadline for adding second-half courses
Tue, Oct 28Pass/no pass/audit deadline for second-half courses
Wed, Oct 29Registration for spring 2015 begins
Wed, Nov 5Deadline for dropping full-semester courses
Tue, Nov 25Deadline for dropping second-half courses
Wed, Nov 26-Fri, Nov 28Thanksgiving vacation
Mon, Dec 1Classes resume
Fri, Dec 12Last day of classes
Mon, Dec 15-Thu, Dec 18Final exams
Fri, Dec 19Residence halls close at 9 a.m. for Christmas break
Spring session 2015
Wed, Jan 7Residence halls open at 9 a.m. for spring semester
Thu, Jan 8Classes begin
Wed, Jan 14Deadline for adding first-half and full-semester courses
Wed, Jan 14Pass/no pass/audit deadline for first-half and full-semester courses
Wed, Feb 11Deadline for dropping first-half courses
Wed, Feb 18Day of Learning in Community
Thu, Feb 26-Fri, Feb 27Final exams for first-half courses
Fri, Feb 27End of midterm grading period
Fri, Feb 27Residence halls close at 8 p.m. for spring break
Mon, Mar 2-Mon, Mar 9Spring break
Sun, Mar 8Residence halls reopen at noon following spring break
Tue, Mar 10Classes resume
Mon, Mar 16Registration for Fall and Summer 2015 begins
Mon, Mar 16Deadline for adding second-half courses
Mon, Mar 16Pass/no pass/audit deadline for second-half courses
Thu, Mar 26Deadline for dropping full semester courses
Fri, Apr 3-Mon, Apr 6Easter break
Tue, Apr 7Classes resume
Wed, Apr 15Deadline for dropping second-half courses
Fri, May 1Last day of classes
Mon, May 4-Thu, May 7Final exams
Fri, May 8Baccalaureate
Fri, May 8Residence halls close at 9 a.m. to all non-graduating seniors
Sat, May 9Residence halls close at 4 p.m. to graduating seniors
Sat, May 9Apartments close at 6 p.m. to graduating seniors
Sat, May 9Commencement
Mon, May 11Application deadline at noon for 1st 7-week online summer session
Wed, May 13First 7- and 8-week online sessions begin
Summer session 2015
Mon, Jun 1Drop deadline for 1st 7-week online summer session
Mon, Jun 8Drop deadline for 8-week online summer session
Thu, Jun 25Application deadline at noon for 2nd 7-week online summer session
Mon, Jun 29Second 7-week online summer session begins
Tue, Jun 30Last day of first 7-week online summer session
Mon, Jul 20Drop deadline for 2nd 7-week online summer session