8/15 Department Meeting 4:00pm 8/16 President Troy Paino’s “All University” Assembly (9 a.m., Dodd Auditorium, George Washington Hall) 8/17 Residence halls open 8:00 a.m.-12:00 noon for entering freshmen and new transfer students 8/19 Honor Convocation 8/19-8/21 Returning Students move in 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon 8/22 Classes begin (16-week semester & 1st 8-week term) 8/26 Last day to add courses (by 5:00 pm, 16-week semester & 1st 8-week term)
September 9/8 Studio Art Faculty Exhibition and Private Domain: Gallery openings 5pm-7pm 9/5 Labor Day observed (no classes) 9/9 Last day to drop a 16-week semester course without a grade of W 9/12 Department Meeting 4:00pm 9/20 Declaration of Major is due (B.A./B.S. students only)
October 10/1 Independent Study applications due 10/7 Last day to withdraw from the University (all courses) 10/8 – 10/11 Fall Break (16-week semester); residence halls remain open 10/12 – 10/21 Pre-registration Advising 10/17 Department Meeting 4:00pm 10/21 Last day to change to/from a pass/fail grade (16-week semester) 10/21 Last day to withdraw from a 16-week course without a grade of F 10/21 – 10/22 Homecoming Weekend 10/24 Advance registration for upcoming Spring semester begins 10/27 Intern Exhibition Opening 5pm-7pm
10/27 Advance registration for upcoming Spring semester ends
November 11/14 Department Meeting 4:00pm
11/15 Scholarship applications for Study Abroad in the spring semester due 11/23 – 11/27 *Thanksgiving Break (Eagle Landing remains open. Other residence halls close at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday and reopen at 2:00 p.m. Sunday)
December 12/2 Last day of classes 12/2 Last day to withdraw from the University 12/3 – 12/4 Reading Period 12/5 – 12/9 Final examinations 12/10 Residence halls (except for Eagle Landing) close at 10:00 a.m. *Out-of-state and international students may contact the Office of Residence Life and Housing to investigate possible housing options during Break.