Academic Calendar 2011-2012

Fall 2011

Thursday

August 25

Convocation

Thurs -Sun

August 25-28

First-year orientation/check-in

Sunday

August 28

All university check-in

Monday

August 29

First day of classes for all students

Monday

September 5

Labor Day; No day or evening classes

Tuesday

September 6

Classes resume 8:00 am

Wednesday

September 7

Last day to add or drop Fall 2011 traditional courses

Friday

September 16

Last day to remove Summer 2011 incompletes

Thur-Fri

October 13-14

Fall recess

Monday

October 17

Classes resume 8:00 am

Wednesday

October 19

Mid-term grades due at noon

Mon–Fri

October 24-28

Advisement week

Mon-Mon

November 7-14

Registration Spring 2012

Monday

November 14

Last day to withdraw from a course or University

Wednesday

November 16

Writing proficiency exam 12-1:30 rooms TBA

Tuesday

November 22

Follow Thursday class schedule

Wed-Sun

November 23-27

Thanksgiving recess

Monday

November 28

Classes resume 8:00 am

Monday

December 12

Last day of classes; follow Friday class schedule

Monday

December 12

Monday evening class exams held

Tues-Sat

December 13-17

Final examinations

Monday

December 19

Final grades due at noon

Monday

December 19

Winter Baccalaureate and Commencement

Spring 2012

Monday

January 16

First day of classes for all students

Tuesday

January 24

Last day to add or drop Spring 2012 traditional courses

Friday

January 27

Last day to remove fall 2011 incompletes

Wednesday

February 29

Mid-term grades due at noon

Mon-Fri

March 5-9

Spring break

Monday

March 12

Classes resume

Mon-Fri

March 12-16

Advisement week

Mon-Mon

March 26-April 2

Registration Fall 2012

Friday

March 30

Last day for course or University withdraw

Thur-Mon

April 5-9

Easter Recess

Tuesday

April 10

Classes resume

Wednesday

April 11

Writing proficiency exam 12-1:30

Tuesday

May 1

Follow Thursday class schedule

Wednesday

May 2

Last day of classes; follow Friday class schedule

Thursday

May 3

Study day

Fri-Fri

May 4-11

Final examinations

Monday

May 14

Final grades due 8:30 am

Friday

May 18

Rehearsal, Alumni Induction and Awards Ceremony

Saturday

May 19

Baccalaureate and Commencement