Fall 2018

Date Day of the Week Event
August
20-22 Mon.-Wed. New faculty orientation
23-24 Thurs.-Fri. International student orientation
24 Friday New undergraduate students arrive
24-28 Fri.-Tues. New undergraduate student orientation
24 Friday Faculty Workshop
26 Sunday Residence halls open for continuing students 2 pm
27 Monday Faculty Banquet
27 Monday Graduate student orientation & registration
Transfer student advising and registration
28 Tuesday Registration of new freshmen students
29 Wednesday Classes begin
September
3 Monday Labor Day—offices closed, no classes
5-7 Wed.-Fri. Fall Special Services
October
5-7 Fri.-Sun. Homecoming Weekend
19 Friday End of first half of semester (A Quad)
20-24 Sat.-Wed. Mid-semester break—no classes
25 Thursday Beginning of second half of semester (B Quad)
30 Mon. Advising for spring semester begins
November
Oct. 31 -11/2 Wed.-Fri. Staley Lectures
5-16 Mon.-Fri. Advance registration—course scheduling for spring semester
9-11 Fri.-Sun. Family Weekend
21-25 Wed.-Sun. Thanksgiving vacation, offices closed Thurs. & Fri.
30 Friday Incomplete deadline for A quad courses
December
14 Friday Last Day of fall classes
Graduate School Graduation Recognition
17 Monday Reading day (Exams for Monday late afternoon and evening classes)
17-20 Mon.-Thurs. Final examinations
21 Friday Christmas vacation begins
Campus housing closes at 5pm

Spring/Summer 2019

Date Day of the Week Event
January
11 Friday Orientation/Registration for new students
12 Saturday Residence halls open for continuing students
14 Monday Classes begin
21 Monday Martin Luther King Day—no classes, offices closed
23-25 Wed.-Fri. Spring Special Services
24 Thursday Incomplete deadline for Fall semester/B quad courses
February
6 Tuesday Faculty Development Day—no classes before 3 pm, classes which meet only on Tues. after 3:00 will meet; offices open
18 Monday Presidents' Day—no classes before 3 pm, classes which meet only on Mon. after 3:00 will meet; offices open
20-22 Wed.-Fri. Missions in Focus
March
8 Friday End of first half of semester (A Quad)
9-17 Sat.-Sun. Spring vacation
Campus housing closed
18 Monday Beginning of second half of semester (B Quad)
26 Tuesday Advising for fall semester begins
26 Tuesday Advance registration for summer school begins
April
2-18 Tues.-Thurs. Advance registration—course scheduling for fall semester
19 Friday Good Friday—no classes, office closed
22 Monday Incomplete deadline for A quad courses
May
3 Friday Last day of spring classes
6 Monday Reading day (Exams for Monday late afternoon and evening classes)
6-9 Mon.-Thurs. Final examinations
10 Friday Campus housing closes for students not participating in commencement
10-12 Fri.-Sun. Commencement Weekend
10-11 Fri.-Sat. Alumni Weekend
13 Monday Campus housing closes for graduating students
20 Monday First summer session begins
27 Monday Memorial Day holiday, no classes, offices closed (Monday classes meet on Wednesday)
June
14 Friday First summer session ends
17 Monday Second summer session begins
20 Thursday Incomplete deadline for full semester/B quad courses
July
4 Thursday Holiday, no classes, offices closed
12 Friday Second summer session ends