Combined Academic Calendar 2011–2012

Advent Semester

  1. August 25, 2011

    First Day of Classes
    (College of Arts & Sciences)

  2. August 25, 2011

    First Day of Classes
    (School of Theology)

  3. September 30–October 2, 2011

    Family Weekend
    (College of Arts & Sciences)

  4. October 11, 2011

    Founders' Day Convocation

  5. October 15–18, 2011

    Fall Break
    (College of Arts & Sciences)

  6. October 17–23, 2011

    Reading Period
    (School of Theology)

  7. October 27–28, 2011

    DuBose Lectures and Alumni/Alumnae Gathering
    (School of Theology)

  8. November 4–6, 2011

    Homecoming
    (College of Arts & Sciences)

  9. November 23–27, 2011

    Thanksgiving Break
    (College of Arts & Sciences)

  10. November 23–27, 2011

    Thanksgiving Break
    (School of Theology)

  11. December 3–4, 2011

    Services of Lessons and Carols

  12. December 7, 2011

    Last Day of Classes
    (College of Arts & Sciences)

  13. December 15, 2011

    Last Day of Classes
    (School of Theology)

  14. December 9–15, 2011

    Final Examinations
    (College of Arts & Sciences)

  15. December 15, 2011

    Last Day of Final Examinations
    (College of Arts & Sciences)

Easter Semester

  1. January 17, 2012

    First Day of Classes
    (College of Arts & Sciences)

  2. January 17, 2012

    First Day of Classes
    (School of Theology)

  3. January 24, 2012

    Winter Convocation

  4. March 15–25, 2012

    Spring Break
    (College of Arts & Sciences)

  5. March 15–25, 2012

    Spring Break
    (School of Theology)

  6. May 2, 2012

    Last day of classes
    (School of Theology)

  7. May 2, 2012

    Last Day of Classes
    (College of Arts & Sciences)

  8. May 9, 2012

    Last Day of Final Examinations
    (College of Arts & Sciences)

  9. May 11, 2012

    Commencement
    (School of Theology)

  10. May 12, 2012

    Baccalaureate
    (College of Arts & Sciences)

    TENTATIVE –  The University hopes to hold in-person Commencement exercises; however, a final decision will be made later in Easter semester after assessing the health situation at the University, in the local community, and beyond.

  11. May 13, 2012

    Commencement
    (College of Arts & Sciences)

    TENTATIVE –  The University hopes to hold in-person Commencement exercises; however, a final decision will be made later in Easter semester after assessing the health situation at the University, in the local community, and beyond.

Summer Term

  1. June 11, 2012

    First Day of Classes in the College Summer School
    (College of Arts & Sciences)

  2. June 11, 2012

    First Day of Classes for Advanced Degrees Program
    (School of Theology)

  3. June 11, 2012

    First Day of Classes in the School of Letters
    (College of Arts & Sciences)

  4. June 29, 2012

    Last Day of Classes for Advanced Degrees Program
    (School of Theology)

  5. July 18, 2012

    Last Day of Classes in the College Summer School
    (College of Arts & Sciences)

  6. July 19, 2012

    Last Day of Classes in the School of Letters
    (College of Arts & Sciences)

  7. July 21, 2012

    Last Day of Final Examinations in the Summer School
    (College of Arts & Sciences)