School of Library and Information Science

SLIS Spring 2017 Calendar

See a pdf of the SLIS Spring 2017 Calendar (including CHL, LIS and UG). For times and locations of specific courses, download the Spring 2017 Course Schedule

Please note: SLIS West may follow a different schedule. Please check the SLIS West Faculty or Student Information packet for more details.

January

Date Description
3 College reopens after winter break
16  Martin Luther King Holiday
17 Introduction to SLIS Boston
18  Spring classes begin
19  Introduction to LIS West
20-24 ALA Midwinter, Atlanta, Georgia

February

Date Description
1 MS/LIS Faculty meeting, 3-5 p.m.
8 Curriculum Meeting, 3-4:30 p.m.
15 SLIS Faculty meeting, 3-5 p.m.
20  President's Day Holiday - classes held
21-24  Summer Registration for UG students
27-March 2  Summer Registration for Returning LIS and CHL students 

March

Date Description
1 MS/LIS Faculty Meeting, 3-5 p.m.
6-10 Spring Break
15 Curriculum Meeting, 3-4:30 p.m.
22 Faculty Meeting, 3-5 p.m.

April

Date Description
3-7  Fall Registration for Returning LIS and CHL students
4-7 Fall Registration for UG students
5 MS/LIS Faculty Meeting, 3-5 p.m.
12 Curriculum Meeting, 3-4:30 p.m.
17 Patriot's Day Holiday
18 Evaluations open 1 a.m.
19 Faculty Meeting, 3-5 p.m.

May

Date Description
3 MS/LIS Faculty Meeting, 3-5 p.m.
8 Last day of Classes - UG
9 Last day of Classes - LIS, CHL 
10 Curriculum Committee Meeting, 3-4:30 p.m.
10-13 UG Final Exams
13 Evaluations close 11:59 p.m. 
15 UG, LIS and CHL grades for graduating students due by 10 a.m.
15 Final SLIS Faculty Meeting
19 Commencement 
22 UG, LIS and CHL grades due by 10 a.m. 

MS/LIS Faculty Meeting, 3-5 p.m.

SLIS Summer 2017 Calendar

See a pdf of the SLIS Summer 2017 Calendar (including CHL, LIS and UG). For times and locations of specific courses, download the Summer 2017 Course Schedule

Please note: SLIS West may follow a different schedule. Details will be posted here. 

May

Date Description
16 First CHL course starts
19  Commencement
27 LIS West courses start
29  Memorial Day

June

Date Description
12 Seven week LIS face-to-face and Online courses start
22-27 ALA Annual-Chicago

July

Date Description
4 Independence Day
28 Seven week LIS face-to-face and Online courses end
30 Last CHL course ends

August

Date Description
1 Virtual Orientation starts
5 LIS West courses end
15 Grades due

September

Date Description
4 Labor Day

Introduction to SLIS Boston

Convocation
7 Fall semester classes start

Introduction to LIS West

MS/LIS Faculty Meeting, 3-5 p.m.

SLIS Fall 2017 Calendar

See a pdf of the SLIS Fall 2017 Calendar (including CHL, LIS and UG). For times and locations of specific courses, download the Fall 2017 Course Schedule

Please note: SLIS West may follow a different schedule. Details will be posted here. 

September

Date Description
4 Labor Day Holiday

Introduction to SLIS Boston

Convocation
7 Fall semester classes start

Introduction to LIS West

Introduction to CHL at the Eric Carle Museum
13 (?) MS/LIS Faculty Meeting, 3-5 p.m.
13 (?) CS Faculty Meeting, 2-3 p.m.
20 (?) Curriculum Meeting, 3-4:30 p.m.
27 (?) SLIS Faculty Meeting, 3-5 p.m.

October

Date Description
4 MS/LIS Faculty meeting, 3-5 p.m.
9 Indigenous Peoples day - college closed
11 CS Faculty Meeting, 2-3 p.m.

Curriculum Meeting, 3-4:30 p.m.
18 SLIS Faculty Meeting, 3-5 p.m.

Registration for Returning LIS and CHL students

November

Date Description

Registration for Undergraduate students
1 MS/LIS Faculty Meeting, 3-5 p.m.
8 CS Faculty Meeting, 2-3 p.m.

Curriculum Meeting, 3-4:30 p.m.
11 Veteran's Day - college closed
15 SLIS Faculty Meeting, 3-5 p.m.
  Registration for New LIS and CHL Students
22-26 Thanksgiving Break - college closed

December

Date Description
Evaluations open 1 a.m.
6 MS/LIS Faculty Meeting, 3-5 p.m.
11 Classes End (UG and CHL/LIS)
12 Reading and Review (UG)

SLIS Final Faculty Meeting
12-16 Optional additional Graduate class dates
13-16 UG Final Exams
  Winter Break begins - college closed and will reopen in January 2018
  Evaluations end 11:59 p.m.
  UG, LIS and CHL grades due at 10 a.m.

MS/LIS Faculty Meeting, 3-5 p.m.