Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

Fall 2014
Registration On-Line
New Students Arrive & New Student Orientation Friday-Sunday, August 15-17
Fall Faculty/Staff Institute Monday, August 18 & 19
New Student Registration Wednesday, August 20
Residence Halls Open Wednesday, August 20
On-Site Registration Thursday, August 21
Welcome Back Weekend Thursday-Sunday, August 21-24
Classes Begin Monday, August 25
Late Registration Begins/Fees Begin Thursday-Friday, August 21-22
Labor Day (College Holiday) Monday, September 1
Drop/Add Ends Friday, September 5
Twelfth Class Day/Census Date Wednesday, September 10
Mid-Semester Examination Period Monday-Friday, October 6-10
Fall Convocation Tuesday, October 7
Thanksgiving Day Holiday Recess (College Holiday) Wednesday – Friday, November 27-28
Jarvis Fest Wednesday-Saturday, October 22-25
Last Day to Withdraw from Class with “W” Friday, October 17
Early Registration for Spring 2015 Begins Monday, November 3
Last Day to Withdraw from College Friday, November 14
Last Day to Remove “I” Grade (from previous semester) Friday, December 5
Final Examination Period Monday – Friday, December 8-12
Semester Ends Friday, December 12
Final Grades Due Monday, December 15
Spring 2015
Spring Faculty/Staff Institute Monday-Tuesday, January 5-6
New/Returning Student Registration Wednesday-Friday, January 7-9
Late Registration Fees Begin Friday, January 9
Residence Halls Open for New Students Only Saturday, January 10
Residence Halls Open for Returning Students Sunday, January 11
Classes Begin Monday, January 12
Spring Convocation Tuesday, January 13
Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration (College Holiday) Monday, January 19
Drop/Add Period Ends Wednesday, January 21
Twelfth Class Day Wednesday, January 28
Last Day to Apply for May Graduation/Graduation Fee Due Monday, February 9
Black History Month Celebration Tuesday, February 24
Mid-Semester Examination Period Monday – Thursday, March 9-12
Spring Break Monday – Friday, March 16-20
Founders’/Homecoming Celebration Wednesday – Sunday, March 25-29
Early Registration for Summer and Fall Begins Monday, March 30
Good Friday (College Holiday) & Easter Monday (College closed) Friday, April 3 & Monday, April 6
Last Day to Withdraw from Class with “W” and from the College Friday, April 10
Honors Convocation Tuesday, April 21
Final Examinations for Graduating Seniors Wednesday-Friday, April 22-24
Grades Due for Graduating Seniors Monday, April 27
Final Examination Period Monday – Friday, April 27 – May 1
Commencement Saturday, May 2
Summer 2015
Summer Online Classes Begin Monday, June 1
Orientation and Registration for Summer Programs Begin- ASEP/NSF/Upward Bound Sunday, June 7
Summer Programs Classes Begin Monday, June 8
Juneteenth Celebration Friday, June 19
Independence Day Observed (College Closed) Friday, July 3
Summer Programs End Monday, July 20
Fall 2015
Registration On-Line
New Students Arrive / Orientation Friday-Sunday, August 14-16
Fall Faculty/Staff Institute Monday-Tuesday, August 17-18
New Students Registration Wednesday, August 19
Returning Students Registration Thursday-Friday, August 20-21
Welcome Back Weekend Friday-Sunday, August 21-23
Classes Begin Monday, August 24
Drop/Add Ends Friday, September 4
Labor Day (College Closed) Monday, September 7
Classes Resume Tuesday, September 8
Constitution Day Thursday, September 17
Initial Recommendation for Graduation from Advisors Due (December/May) Wednesday, September 30
Fall Convocation Tuesday, October 6
Mid-term Examination Period Monday-Friday, October 5-9
Initial Date to apply for Graduation (December/May) Tuesday, October 6
Mid-term Grades Due Monday, October 12
Last day to withdraw with a “W” Friday, October 16
Jarvis Fest Wednesday-Saturday, October 21-24
Early Registration for Spring 2016 Begins Monday, November 2
Last day to withdraw from the College Friday, November 13
Last day for paperwork if completing in December Friday, November 13
Thanksgiving Holiday (College Closed) Thursday-Friday, November 26-27
Classes Resume Monday, November 30
Last day to remove an “I” grade (from previous semester) Friday, December 4
Final Examination Period Monday-Friday, December 7-11
Final Grades Due Monday, December 14
College Closed Thursday-Friday, December 24-25
College Closed Thursday, December 31
Spring 2016
New Year’s Day (College Closed) Friday, January 1
Spring Faculty/Staff Institute Monday-Tuesday, January 4-5
New/Returning Students Registration Wednesday-Friday, January 6-8
Classes Begin Monday, January 11
Spring Convocation Tuesday, January 12
MLK Holiday (College Closed) Monday, January 18
Classes Resume Tuesday, January 19
Drop/Add Period Ends Wednesday, January 20
12th Class Day (Census Date) Wednesday, January 27
Last day to apply for May Graduation/Graduation Fee Due Monday, February 8
Black History Month Celebration Tuesday, February 23
Mid-term Examination Period Monday-Friday, March 7-11
Spring Break Monday-Friday, March 14-18
Classes Resume Monday, March 21
Good Friday (College Closed) Friday, March 25
Easter Monday (College Closed) Monday, March 28
Classes Resume / Early Registration for Summer and Fall Begins Tuesday, March 29
Last day to withdraw from classes with a “W” and from the college Friday, April 8
Honors Convocation Tuesday, April 19
Final Examination Period for Graduating Seniors Wednesday-Friday, April 27-29
Grades due for Graduating Seniors Monday, May 2
Final Examination Period Monday-Friday, May 2-6
Commencement Saturday, May 7
Final Grades Due Monday, May 9
Summer 2016
Registration for Summer Programs Begin (ASEP, NSF & Upward Bound) Sunday, June 5
Orientation for Summer Programs Sunday, June 5
Summer online classes begin Monday, June 6
Independence Day (College Closed) Monday, July 4
Summer Programs End Monday, July 18
Fall 2016
Registration On-Line
New Students Arrive / Orientation Friday-Saturday, August 19-20
Fall Faculty/Staff Institute Monday-Tuesday, August 22-23
New Students Registration Wednesday, August 24
Returning Students Registration Thursday-Friday, August 25-26
Welcome Back Weekend Friday-Sunday, August 26-28
Classes Begin Monday, August 29
Labor Day (College Closed) Monday, September 5
Classes Resume Tuesday, September 6
Drop/Add Ends Friday, September 9
12th Class Day (Census Date) Wednesday, September 14
Initial Recommendation for Graduation form Advisors Due Friday, September 30
Fall Convocation Tuesday, October 4
Mid-term Examination Period Monday-Friday, October 10-14
Initial Date to apply for Graduation (December/May) Monday, October 10
Mid-term Grades Due Monday, October 17
Last day to withdraw with a “W” Friday, October 21
Jarvis Fest Wednesday-Saturday, October 26-29
Early Registration for Spring 2017 Begins Monday, November 7
Last day to withdraw from the college / Last day for paperwork if completing in December Friday, November 11
Thanksgiving Holiday (College Closed) Thursday-Friday, November 24-25
Classes Resume Monday, November 28
Last day to remove an “I” grade (from previous semester) Friday, December 2
Final Examination Period Monday-Friday, December 5-9
Final Grades Due Monday, December 12
College Holiday (College Closed) Friday-Monday, December 23-26
College Holiday (College Closed) Friday, December 30
Spring 2017
College Holiday (College Closed) Monday, January 2
Spring Faculty/Staff Institute Tuesday-Wednesday, January 3-4
New/Returning Students Registration Thursday-Friday, January 5-6
Classes Begin Monday, January 9
Spring Convocation Tuesday, January 10
MLK Holiday (College Closed) Monday, January 16
Drop/Add Period Ends Wednesday, January 18
12th Class Day (Census Date) Wednesday, January 25
Last Day to apply for May Graduation/ Graduation Fee Due Monday, February 6
Black History Month Celebration Tuesday, February 28
Mid-term Examination Period Monday-Friday, March 6-10
Spring Break Monday-Friday, March 13-17
Classes Resume Monday, March 20
Early Registration for Summer and Fall Begins Monday, March 27
Last day to withdraw from classes with a “W” and from the college Thursday, April 13
Good Friday (College Closed) Friday, April 14
Easter Monday (College Closed) Monday, April 17
Classes Resume / Honors Convocation Tuesday, April 18
Final Examinations for Graduating Seniors Wednesday-Friday, April 26-28
Final Examination Period Monday-Friday, May 1-5
Commencement Saturday, May 6
Final Grades Due Monday, May 8
Summer 2017
Registration for Summer Programs Begin (ASEP, NSF & Upward Bound) Sunday, June 4
Orientation for Summer Programs Sunday, June 4
Summer online classes begin Monday, June 5
Independence Day (College Closed) Monday, July 5
Summer Programs End Monday, July 19

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