Jan 17, 2019  
Academic Catalog 2018-2019 
    
Academic Catalog 2018-2019

College Calendar


2018-2019 Undergraduate College Calendar*

Fall Semester 2018

August

25 New Students Arrive, Orientation Begins
25-28 Returning Boarding Students arrive
28 Convocation (Lewis Auditorium)
28 Registration for Part-Time Students (8:00am – 4:00pm)
29 Fall Semester Classes Begin
September
4 Last Day to Add and/or Drop Courses Without Grade

October

8 Fall Break (Classes Cancelled)
13 Campus Visitation for Prospective Students & Their Parents
15-26 Available dates for Academic Advisement for Spring Semester 2019
19-21 Family Weekend
29-Nov. 4 Online Registration for Spring Semester 2019

November

8 Last Day to Drop a Course with a W (student-initiated withdrawal only)
10 Campus Visitation for Prospective Students & Their Parents
21-23 Thanksgiving Holiday (Classes Cancelled)

December

7 Reading Day – no classes held
10-13 Final Examinations
13 Fall Semester Ends
14 Residence Halls Close at 11:00am
15 Fall Commencement Ceremony at 9:00am – Gymnasium
19 Fall Semester Grades Due at 10:00am
25-Jan.1 College Closed

Spring Semester 2019

January

2 College Opens
11 New Students Arrive, Orientation Begins
11 Registration for Part-Time Students (8:00am - 4:00pm)
12-13 Returning, Boarding and Non-Boarding Students Arrive (8:00am - 4:00pm)
14 Spring Semester Classes Begin
18 Last Day to Add and/or Drop Courses Without Grade
21 Martin Luther King Day - college closed

March

2 Campus Visitation for Prospective Students & Their Parents
15-Apr.12 Available dates for Academic Advisement for Fall Semester 2019
18-22 Spring Break (Classes Cancelled)
28 Last Day to Drop a Course with a W (student-initiated withdrawal only)

April

15-21 Online Registration for Fall Semester 2019
17 Honors Day
19 Admitted Students Day
26 Reading Day – no classes held
29-May 2 Final Examinations

May

2 Spring Semester Ends
3 Residence Halls Close at 11:00am
4 Spring Commencement Ceremony - Amphitheatre
8 Spring Semester Grades Due at 10:00am

Summer Term 2019

May

10 Summer Residence Hall Opens at 11:00am
13 Summer Term Session A 2019 Classes Begin
15 Last Day to Add Summer A Courses
16-19 Alumni Weekend
27 Memorial Day (Classes Cancelled)

June

13 Last Day to Drop a Course with a W (student-initiated withdrawal only)
14 Student Onboarding and Registration Day
28 Summer Term Session A Ends
28 Summer Resident Hall Closes at 5:00pm

July

4 Fourth of July - College Closed
8 Summer Term Session B 2019 Classes Begin
11 Last Day to Add Summer Term Session B Courses
12 Student Onboarding and Registration Day
19 Summer Sneak Peek for Prospective Students

August

1 Last Day to Drop a Course with a W (student-initiated withdrawal only)
16 Summer Term Session B Ends

2018-2019 Public Administration Program Calendar

Fall Semester 2018

July
20 Applications, including transcripts, for fall semester must be received
August
2 Orientation for new students, 6 p.m., Ringhaver Student Center
20 First week of classes begins (Session A)
September
28 Last day to drop a course in Session A and receive a grade of W
October
11 End of Session A Fall Semester
22 First week of classes begins (Session B)
November
21 Applications for spring semester, including transcripts must be received
21 Last day to drop a course in Session B and receive a grade of W
December
13 End of classes for Session B fall semester
15 Fall Commencement Ceremony, Lewis Auditorium, 4:00 p.m.
18 Orientation for new students Spring Semester, Ringhaver Student Center, 6 p.m

Spring Semester 2019

January
7 First Week of classes begins (Session A)
February
7 Last day to drop a course in Session A and receive a grade of W
28 End of Session A spring semester
March
11 First week of classes begins (Session B)
April
11 Last day to drop a course in Session B and receive a grade of W
May
2 End of classes for Session B spring semester
4 Spring Commencement Ceremony, Lewis Auditorium, 4 p.m.

2018-2019 Graduate Program Calendar

Fall Semester 2018

Fall Session 1 - August 20 - October 14 (Last day to add and/or drop courses without grade: August 22)

Fall Session 2 - October 15 - December 9 (Last day to add and/or drop courses without grade: October 16)

December 10 - January 6 Winter break - no classes

Spring Semester 2019

Spring Session 1 - January 7 - March 3 (Last day to add and/or drop courses without grade: January 8)

Spring Session 2 - March 4 - April 28 (Last day to add and/or drop courses without grade: March 5)

Summer Session 2019

Summer Session 1 - April 29 - June 23 (Last day to add and/or drop courses without grade: April 30)

Summer Session 2 - June 24 - August 18 (Last day to add and/or drop courses without grade: June 25)

* Summer Practicum Dates TBD