College of Arts & Sciences

Academic Calendar 2012–2013

Advent Semester

  1. Sat Aug 25 2012

    Orientation for New Students

  2. Sun Aug 26 2012

    Orientation for New Students

  3. Mon Aug 27 2012

    Orientation for New Students

    Registration and Schedule Adjustment for New Students Begins

  4. Tue Aug 28 2012

    Orientation for New Students

  5. Wed Aug 29 2012

    First Day of Classes

    Late Registration Fee of $100 Begins

    Assessed of continuing students registering for the semester for the first time

    First Day for Approved Students to Register for Credit Overloads

    Comprehensive Examination Period 1 Begins

  6. Wed Sep 05 2012

    Faculty Consent Required to Register for a Class

    After the fifth class day of the semester, the professor must record an override before a student may add the course. After the override is recorded and as is always the case, the student must register for the course prior to the close of registration for the semester.

  7. Fri Sep 07 2012

    Last Day to Remove an Incomplete in Independent Study and Research Courses from the Previous Easter Semester

    Comprehensive Examination Period 1 Ends

  8. Tue Sep 11 2012

    Last Day to Make Schedule Adjustments Online

  9. Wed Sep 12 2012

    Schedule Adjustment Form Required to Drop or Withdraw from a Course

    In order to drop or withdraw from a course after the tenth class day of the semester, students must submit completed schedule adjustment forms–including signatures of both professor and advisor–to the Office of the University Registrar.

  10. Thu Sep 13 2012

    Last Day to Declare a Major for Students Taking Comprehensive Examinations in the Upcoming Easter Semester

  11. Tue Sep 25 2012

    Last Day to Drop a Course without Record

    After today, students receive a grade of W when withdrawing from a course

  12. Wed Sep 26 2012

    Withdrawal Period with Grade of W Begins

  13. Fri Oct 05 2012

    Family Weekend

  14. Sat Oct 06 2012

    Family Weekend

  15. Sun Oct 07 2012

    Family Weekend

  16. Tue Oct 09 2012

    Founders' Day Convocation

  17. Sat Oct 13 2012

    Fall Break

  18. Sun Oct 14 2012

    Fall Break

  19. Mon Oct 15 2012

    Fall Break

  20. Tue Oct 16 2012

    Fall Break

  21. Wed Oct 17 2012

    Classes Resume

    Comprehensive Examination Period 2 Begins

  22. Thu Oct 18 2012

    Midpoint of Semester

    Last Day to Declare a Minor or Certificate of Curricular Study for Seniors Who Will Not Be Enrolled in the Coming Semester

  23. Mon Oct 22 2012

    Comprehensive Examination Period 2 Ends

  24. Fri Oct 26 2012

    Homecoming

    Midterm Grades Available to Students

  25. Sat Oct 27 2012

    Homecoming

  26. Sun Oct 28 2012

    Homecoming

  27. Mon Nov 05 2012

    Last Day to Withdraw from a Course with a Grade of W

  28. Tue Nov 06 2012

    Withdrawal Period with Grade of WF Begins

  29. Mon Nov 12 2012

    Registration for the Upcoming Easter Semester

     7:45 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 96 semester hours
     8:00 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 96 semester hours
     8:15 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 64 semester hours
     8:45 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 64 semester hours
     9:15 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 32 semester hours
     9:45 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 32 semester hours
    10:30 P.M. - Students who have earned fewer than 32 semester hours

  30. Tue Nov 13 2012

    Registration for the Upcoming Easter Semester

     7:45 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 96 semester hours
     8:00 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 96 semester hours
     8:15 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 64 semester hours
     8:45 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 64 semester hours
     9:15 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 32 semester hours
     9:45 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 32 semester hours
    10:30 P.M. - Students who have earned fewer than 32 semester hours

  31. Wed Nov 14 2012

    Registration for the Upcoming Easter Semester

     7:45 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 96 semester hours
     8:00 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 96 semester hours
     8:15 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 64 semester hours
     8:45 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 64 semester hours
     9:15 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 32 semester hours
     9:45 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 32 semester hours
    10:30 P.M. - Students who have earned fewer than 32 semester hours

  32. Thu Nov 15 2012

    Registration for the Upcoming Easter Semester

     7:45 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 96 semester hours
     8:00 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 96 semester hours
     8:15 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 64 semester hours
     8:45 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 64 semester hours
     9:15 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 32 semester hours
     9:45 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 32 semester hours
    10:30 P.M. - Students who have earned fewer than 32 semester hours

    Last Day to Submit Applications for Reinstatement for the Upcoming Easter Semester

  33. Wed Nov 21 2012

    Thanksgiving Break

  34. Thu Nov 22 2012

    Thanksgiving Break

  35. Fri Nov 23 2012

    Thanksgiving Break

  36. Sat Nov 24 2012

    Thanksgiving Break

  37. Sun Nov 25 2012

    Thanksgiving Break

  38. Mon Nov 26 2012

    Classes Resume

  39. Sat Dec 01 2012

    Services of Lessons and Carols

  40. Sun Dec 02 2012

    Services of Lessons and Carols

  41. Mon Dec 03 2012

    Comprehensive Examination Period 3 Begins

  42. Tue Dec 11 2012

    Last Day of Classes

    Last Day to Submit Written Work for Any Course

    Comprehensive Examination Period 3 Ends

  43. Wed Dec 12 2012

    Reading Day

  44. Thu Dec 13 2012

    Final Examinations

  45. Fri Dec 14 2012

    Final Examinations

  46. Sat Dec 15 2012

    Final Examinations

  47. Sun Dec 16 2012

    Final Examinations

  48. Mon Dec 17 2012

    Final Examinations

  49. Tue Dec 18 2012

    Final Examinations

  50. Sat Dec 22 2012

    Final Grades for the Advent Semester Available to Students Who Have Completed Course Evaluations

Easter Semester

  1. Mon Jan 14 2013

    Registration and Schedule Adjustment for New Students Begins

  2. Tue Jan 15 2013

    First Day of Classes

    Late Registration Fee of $100 Begins

    Assessed of continuing students registering for the semester for the first time

    First Day for Approved Students to Register for Credit Overloads

    Comprehensive Examination Period 1 Begins

  3. Fri Jan 18 2013

    Winter Convocation

  4. Tue Jan 22 2013

    Faculty Consent Required to Register for a Class

    After the fifth class day of the semester, the professor must record an override before a student may add the course. After the override is recorded and as is always the case, the student must register for the course prior to the close of registration for the semester.

  5. Thu Jan 24 2013

    Last Day to Remove an Incomplete in Independent Study and Research Courses from the Previous Advent Semester

    Comprehensive Examination Period 1 Ends

  6. Fri Jan 25 2013

    Major Declaration Period for Fourth-Semester Students Begins

  7. Mon Jan 28 2013

    Last Day to Make Schedule Adjustments Online

  8. Tue Jan 29 2013

    Schedule Adjustment Form Required to Drop or Withdraw from a Course

    In order to drop or withdraw from a course after the tenth class day of the semester, students must submit completed schedule adjustment forms–including signatures of both professor and advisor–to the Office of the University Registrar.

  9. Fri Feb 01 2013

    Last Day to Declare a Major for Students Taking Comprehensive Examinations in the Upcoming Advent Semester

  10. Mon Feb 11 2013

    Last Day to Drop a Course without Record

    After today, students receive a grade of W when withdrawing from a course

  11. Tue Feb 12 2013

    Withdrawal Period with Grade of W Begins

  12. Fri Feb 22 2013

    Major Declaration Period for Fourth-Semester Students Ends

  13. Mon Feb 25 2013

    Advisor Declaration Period for First-Year Students Wishing to Change Advisors Begins

  14. Mon Mar 04 2013

    Midpoint of Semester

    Last Day to Declare a Minor or Certificate of Curricular Study for Enrolled Seniors Graduating this Semester

  15. Wed Mar 06 2013

    Advisor Declaration Period for First-Year Students Wishing to Change Advisors Ends

  16. Thu Mar 07 2013

    Spring Break

  17. Fri Mar 08 2013

    Spring Break

  18. Sat Mar 09 2013

    Spring Break

  19. Sun Mar 10 2013

    Spring Break

  20. Mon Mar 11 2013

    Spring Break

  21. Tue Mar 12 2013

    Spring Break

    Midterm Grades Available to Students

  22. Wed Mar 13 2013

    Spring Break

  23. Thu Mar 14 2013

    Spring Break

  24. Fri Mar 15 2013

    Spring Break

  25. Sat Mar 16 2013

    Spring Break

  26. Sun Mar 17 2013

    Spring Break

  27. Mon Mar 18 2013

    Classes Resume

    Comprehensive Examination Period 2 Begins

  28. Sat Mar 23 2013

    Comprehensive Examination Period 2 Ends

  29. Sun Mar 31 2013

    Easter

  30. Mon Apr 01 2013

    Last Day to Withdraw from a Course with a Grade of W

  31. Tue Apr 02 2013

    Withdrawal Period with Grade of WF Begins

  32. Mon Apr 22 2013

    Registration for the Upcoming Advent Semester

     7:45 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 96 semester hours
     8:00 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 96 semester hours
     8:15 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 64 semester hours
     8:45 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 64 semester hours
     9:15 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 32 semester hours
     9:45 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 32 semester hours
    10:30 P.M. - Students who have earned fewer than 32 semester hours

    Comprehensive Examination Period 3 Begins

  33. Tue Apr 23 2013

    Registration for the Upcoming Advent Semester

     7:45 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 96 semester hours
     8:00 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 96 semester hours
     8:15 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 64 semester hours
     8:45 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 64 semester hours
     9:15 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 32 semester hours
     9:45 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 32 semester hours
    10:30 P.M. - Students who have earned fewer than 32 semester hours

  34. Wed Apr 24 2013

    Registration for the Upcoming Advent Semester

     7:45 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 96 semester hours
     8:00 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 96 semester hours
     8:15 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 64 semester hours
     8:45 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 64 semester hours
     9:15 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 32 semester hours
     9:45 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 32 semester hours
    10:30 P.M. - Students who have earned fewer than 32 semester hours

  35. Thu Apr 25 2013

    Registration for the Upcoming Advent Semester

     7:45 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 96 semester hours
     8:00 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 96 semester hours
     8:15 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 64 semester hours
     8:45 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 64 semester hours
     9:15 P.M. - Members of the Order of the Gown who have earned at least 32 semester hours
     9:45 P.M. - Students who are not members of the Order of the Gown and have earned at least 32 semester hours
    10:30 P.M. - Students who have earned fewer than 32 semester hours

  36. Wed May 01 2013

    Last Day of Classes

    Last Day to Submit Written Work for Any Course

    Last Day to Submit Applications for Reinstatement for the Upcoming Advent Semester

    Comprehensive Examination Period 3 Ends

  37. Thu May 02 2013

    Reading Day

    Final Examinations

  38. Fri May 03 2013

    Final Examinations

  39. Sat May 04 2013

    Final Examinations

  40. Sun May 05 2013

    Final Examinations

  41. Mon May 06 2013

    Final Examinations

  42. Tue May 07 2013

    Final Examinations

  43. Wed May 08 2013

    Final Examinations

  44. Fri May 10 2013

    Final Grades for the Easter Semester Available at 4:30 P.M. to Graduating Seniors Who Have Completed Course Evaluations

  45. Sat May 11 2013

    Baccalaureate

  46. Sun May 12 2013

    Commencement

  47. Thu May 16 2013

    Last Day to Resolve Incomplete Grades for the Easter Semester Just Ended

    Extensions Require the Approval of the Associate Dean of the College for Undergraduate Academic Affairs

  48. Fri May 17 2013

    Final Grades for the Easter Semester Available at 4:30 P.M. to Students Who Have Completed Course Evaluations

Summer Term

  1. Mon Jun 10 2013

    First Day of Classes in the College Summer School

    First Day of Classes in the School of Letters

  2. Wed Jun 12 2013

    Last Day to Make Schedule Adjustments in the College Summer School

  3. Fri Jun 14 2013

    Last Day to Drop a Course without Record in the College Summer School

  4. Mon Jun 17 2013

    Withdrawal Period with Grade of W Begins in the Summer School

  5. Fri Jun 28 2013

    Midpoint of Term in the College Summer School

  6. Mon Jul 01 2013

    Midterm Grades Available to Students in the College Summer School

  7. Tue Jul 02 2013

    Last Day to Withdraw from a Course in the College Summer School with a Grade of W

  8. Wed Jul 03 2013

    Withdrawal Period with Grade of WF Begins in the College Summer School

  9. Wed Jul 17 2013

    Last Day of Classes in the College Summer School

  10. Thu Jul 18 2013

    Last Day of Classes in the School of Letters

    Reading Day in the College Summer School

  11. Fri Jul 19 2013

    Final Examinations in the College Summer School

  12. Sat Jul 20 2013

    Final Examinations in the College Summer School