Academic Calendar for 2013 - 2014

 Academic Calendar for 2013 - 2014

Revised per University Council

Fall Semester 2013*

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

 

Orientation

Aug. 7

Wednesday

Advisement

Aug. 8

Thursday

Registration

Aug.  9

Friday

Classes Begin Aug. 12 Monday

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

Aug. 12 – Aug. 16

Monday - Friday

Add for undergraduate level courses (1000 – 5999)

Aug. 12 – Aug. 16

Monday - Friday

Drop for graduate level courses (6000 – 9999)

Aug. 12 – Aug. 19

Monday – Following Monday

Add for graduate level courses (6000 – 9999)

Aug. 12 – Aug. 20

Monday – Following Tuesday

Holiday: Labor Day – No Classes

Sept. 2

Monday

Midterm

Oct. 3

Thursday

Withdrawal Deadline

Oct. 17

Thursday

Fall Break

Oct. 25   Nov 1

Friday

Last Day of Classes Prior to Thanksgiving Break

Nov. 22

Friday

Holidays: Thanksgiving

Nov. 25 – 29

Monday - Friday

Classes Resume

Dec. 2

Monday

Friday Class Schedule In Effect*

Dec. 3

Tuesday

Classes End

Dec. 3

Tuesday

Reading Day

Dec. 4

Wednesday

Final Exams

Dec. 5,6, 9,10, 11

Thurs. – Fri., Mon. – Wed.

Commencement

Dec. 13

Friday

Grades Due

Dec. 16, 5 PM

Monday, 5 PM


 *Note:  For the Fall Semester 2013, the University will operate a Friday class schedule on Tuesday, Dec. 3.  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 2014

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

 

Orientation, Advisement

Jan. 2

Thursday

Registration

Jan. 3

Friday

Classes Begin Jan. 6 Monday

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

Jan. 6-10

Monday - Friday

Add for undergraduate level courses (1000 – 5999)

Jan. 6 – 10

Monday – Friday

Drop for graduate level courses (6000 – 9999)

Jan. 6 – 13

Monday – Following Monday

Add for graduate level courses (6000 – 9999)

Jan. 6 – 14

Monday – Following Tuesday

Holiday: Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Jan. 20

Monday

Midterm

Feb. 27

Thursday

Last Day of Classes Prior to Spring Break

March 7

Friday

Spring Break

March 10 – 14

Monday – Friday

Classes Resume

March 17

Monday

Withdrawal Deadline

March 20

Thursday

Classes End

April 28

Monday

Reading Day

April 29

Tuesday

Final Exams

April 30, May 1,2,5,6

Wed – Fri; Mon, Tues

Commencement

May 9

Friday

Grades Due

May 12, 5 PM

Monday,5 PM




Summer 2014

 

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

Registration

May 12

Monday

Classes Begin

May 13

Tuesday

Drop/Add

May 13 – 14

Tuesday – Wednesday

Midterm

May 22

Thursday

Holiday: Memorial Day

May 26

Monday

Withdrawal Deadline

May 22

Thursday

Classes End

June 3

Tuesday

Final Exams

June 4

Wednesday

Grades Due

June 6, 5 PM

Friday, 5 PM

Commencement

August 1

Friday

 

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

Registration

May 12

Monday

Classes Begin

May 13

Tuesday

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

May 13 – 19

Tuesday – Monday

Add for undergraduate level courses (1000 – 5999)

May 13 – 19

Tuesday - Monday

Drop for graduate-level courses (6000 – 9999)

May 13 – 20

Tuesday – following Tuesday

Add for graduate-level courses (6000 – 9999)

May 13 – 21

Tuesday – following Wednesday

Holiday:  Memorial Day

May 26

Monday

Midterm

June 19

Thursday

Withdrawal Deadline

June 19

Thursday

Holiday: 4th of July

July 4

Friday

Classes End

July 30

Wednesday

Final Exams

July 30- 31

Wednesday -Thursday

Commencement

Aug. 1

Friday

Grades Due

Aug. 4, 5 PM

Monday, 5 PM

 

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

Orientation

June 3

Tuesday

Advisement/Registration

June 4

Wednesday

Classes Begin

June 5

Thursday

Drop/Add

June 5 – 9

Thursday – Monday

Add

June 5 – 9

Thursday – Monday

Holiday:  4th of July

July 4

Friday

Midterm

July 1

Tuesday

Withdrawal Deadline

July 1

Tuesday

Classes End

July 29

Tuesday

Final Exams

July 30, July 31

Wednesday, Thursday

Commencement

Aug. 1

Friday

Grades Due

Aug.4, 5 PM

Monday, 5 PM

 

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

Orientation

June 3

Tuesday

Advisement/Registration

June 4

Wednesday

Classes Begin

June 5

Thursday

Drop/Add

June 5 – 9

Thursday – Monday

Add

June 5 – 9

Thursday – Monday

Midterm

June 18

Wednesday

Withdrawal Deadline

June 18

Wednesday

Classes End

July 1

Tuesday

Final Exams

July 2

Wednesday

Grades Due

July  7, 5 PM

Monday, 5 PM

Commencement

Aug. 1

Friday

 

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

Registration

July 2

Wednesday

Classes Begin

July 3

Thursday

Holiday. 4th of July

July 4

Friday

Drop/Add

July 3 – 8

Thursday - Tuesday

Add

July 3 – 8

Thursday - Tuesday

Midterm

July 17

Thursday

Withdrawal Deadline

July 17

Thursday

Classes End

July 30

Wednesday

Final Exams

July 31

Thursday

Commencement

Aug. 1

Friday

Grades Due

Aug. 4, 5 PM

Monday, 5 PM