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
Thu, Feb 26-Fri, Feb 27Final exams for first-half courses
Fri, Feb 27End of midterm grading period
Sat, Feb 28Residence 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
Wed, Mar 11Registration for Fall 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 8Residence halls close at 9 a.m. to all non-graduating seniors
Fri, May 8Baccalaaureate
Sat, May 9Commencement
Sat, May 9Residence halls close at 4 p.m. to graduating seniors
Sat, May 9Apartments close at 6 p.m. to graduating seniors