Academic Calendars

Approved by the Faculty 5/2014
Approved by the Board of Trustees 5/2014

Fall 2014

First Semester

August 22 Friday Freshmen and transfers report
25 Monday All other students report
27 Wednesday Classes begin
September 3 Wednesday Last day of Add Period
9 Tuesday Last Day of Drop Period without Record
October 13 Monday No classes*
14 Tuesday No classes*
21 Tuesday Rhetoric Proficiency Examination
22 Wednesday Deficiency reports due in Registrar's Office
31 Friday Last day of Drop Period with "W"
November 5 Wednesday Beginning of registration for the spring semester
14 Friday Close of registration for spring courses
25 Tuesday Thanksgiving break begins after classes
December 1 Monday Classes resume
9 Tuesday Last day of classes
10 Wednesday Study day**
11 Thursday Study day
12 Friday First day of final examinations
14 Sunday Study day
17 Wednesday Last day of final examinations

Spring 2015

Second Semester

January 11 Sunday New and transfer students report
13 Tuesday All students report
14 Wednesday Classes begin
21 Wednesday Last day of Add Period
27 Tuesday Last Day of Drop Period without Record
March 6 Friday Spring break begins after classes
16 Monday Classes resume
18 Wednesday Deficiency reports due in Registrar's Office
24 Tuesday Rhetoric Proficiency Examination
27 Friday Last day of Drop Period with a "W"
April 1 Wednesday Beginning of registration for the fall semester
8 Wednesday Close of registration for fall courses
28 Tuesday Last day of classes
29 Wednesday Study day**
30 Thursday Study day
May 1 Friday First day of final examinations
3 Sunday Study day
6 Wednesday Last day of final examinations
10 Sunday Graduation

* For students who wish to remain on campus on October 13 through 14, residence halls will remain open and
meals will be provided.
** Rhetoric 100, 101, and 102 editing examinations will be scheduled on the first study day each semester.