Academic Calendar for 2014 - 2015

 Academic Calendar for 2014 - 2015

 

Fall Semester 2014*

Based on 50 minute classes (MWF), 75 minute classes (TTH), 15 weeks of classes, 75 days of classes

 

Orientation

Aug. 13

Wednesday

Advisement

Aug. 14

Thursday

Registration

Aug.  15

Friday

Classes Begin

Aug. 18

Monday

Drop/Add for undergraduate level courses (1000 – 5999) and graduate level courses (6000-9999)

Aug. 18 – Aug. 22

Monday - Friday

Holiday: Labor Day – No Classes

Sept. 1

Monday

Midterm

Oct. 9

Thursday

Withdrawal Deadline

Oct. 23

Thursday

Fall Break

Oct. 31

Friday

Last Day of Classes Prior to Thanksgiving Break

Nov. 21

Friday

Holidays: Thanksgiving

Nov. 24 – 28

Monday - Friday

Classes Resume

Dec. 1

Monday

Friday Class Schedule In Effect*

Dec. 9

Tuesday

Classes End

Dec. 9

Tuesday

Reading Day

Dec. 10

Wednesday

Final Exams

Dec. 11, 12, 15, 16, 17

Thurs. – Fri., Mon. – Wed.

Commencement

Dec. 19

Friday

Grades Due

Dec. 22, 5 PM

Monday, 5 PM

*Note:  For the Fall Semester 2014, the University will operate a Friday class schedule on Tuesday, Dec. 9. This is done to equalize the class minutes between MWF and TTH classes and to provide an equal number of class meetings for courses which may meet only once per week.

 

 

Spring Semester 2015

Based on 50 minutes classes (MWF), 75 minutes classes (TTH), 15 weeks of classes, 75 days of classes

 

Orientation, Advisement

Jan. 2

Friday

Registration

Jan. 2

Friday

Classes Begin

Jan. 5

Monday

Drop/Add for undergraduate level courses (1000 – 5999) and graduate level courses (6000 - 9999)

Jan 5-9

Monday - Friday

Holiday: Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Jan. 19

Monday

Midterm

Feb. 26

Thursday

Last Day of Classes Prior to Spring Break

March 6

Friday

Spring Break

March 9 – 13

Monday – Friday

Classes Resume

March 16

Monday

Withdrawal Deadline

March 19

Thursday

Classes End

April 27

Monday

Reading Day

April 28

Tuesday

Final Exams

April 29, 30, May 1, 4, 5

Wed – Fri; Mon, Tues

Commencement

May 8

Friday

Grades Due

May 11, 5 PM

Monday,5 PM




Summer 2015

May Session, Based on 150 minutes daily, 15 days of classes

 

Registration

May 11

Monday

Classes Begin

May 12

Tuesday

Drop/Add

May 12 – 13

Tuesday – Wednesday

Midterm

May 21

Thursday

Withdrawal Deadline

May 21

Thursday

Holiday: Memorial Day May 25 Monday

Classes End

June 2

Tuesday

Final Exams

June 3

Wednesday

Grades Due

June 8, 5 PM

Monday, 5 PM

Commencement

July 31

Friday

 

Extended Summer Session:  Based on 205 minutes per week for 11 weeks (2250 minutes for a 3 hour course).

Registration

May 11

Monday

Classes Begin

May 12

Tuesday

Drop/Add for undergraduate level courses (1000 – 5999) and graduate level courses (6000-9999)

May 12 – 18

Tuesday – Monday

Holiday:  Memorial Day

May 25

Monday

Midterm

June 18

Thursday

Withdrawal Deadline

June 18

Thursday

Holiday: 4th of July

July 3

Friday

Classes End

July 28

Tuesday

Final Exams

July 29-30

Wednesday -Thursday

Commencement

July 31

Friday

Grades Due

Aug. 3, 5 PM

Monday, 5 PM

 

Thru Term:  Based on 60 minutes daily, 38 days of class

Orientation

June 2

Tuesday

Advisement/Registration

June 3

Wednesday

Classes Begin

June 4

Thursday

Drop/Add

June 4 – 8

Thursday – Monday

Holiday:  4th of July

July 3

Friday

Midterm

June 30

Tuesday

Withdrawal Deadline

June 30

Tuesday

Classes End

July 28

Tuesday

Final Exams

July 29, July 30

Wednesday, Thursday

Commencement

July 31

Friday

Grades Due

Aug.3, 5 PM

Monday, 5 PM

 

Short Session I:  Based on 120 minutes daily, 19 days of classes

Orientation

June 2

Tuesday

Advisement/Registration

June 3

Wednesday

Classes Begin

June 4

Thursday

Drop/Add

June 4 – 8

Thursday – Monday

Midterm

June 17

Wednesday

Withdrawal Deadline

June 17

Wednesday

Classes End

June 30

Tuesday

Final Exams

July 1

Wednesday

Grades Due

July  6, 5 PM

Monday, 5 PM

Commencement

July 31

Friday

 

Short Session II:  Based on 120 minutes daily, 19 days of classes

Registration

July 1

Wednesday

Classes Begin

July 2

Thursday

Holiday. 4th of July

July 3

Friday

Drop/Add

July 2 – 7

Thursday - Tuesday

Midterm

July 16

Thursday

Withdrawal Deadline

July 16

Thursday

Classes End

July 29

Wednesday

Final Exams

July 30

Thursday

Commencement

July 31

Friday

Grades Due

Aug. 3, 5 PM

Monday, 5 PM