Academic Calendar

2014-2015 Academic Calendar

This information was last updated on February 11, 2015.

August 2014

Date Description

31

New students arrive for Orientation and move in

September 2014

Date Description

1

College closed for Labor Day holiday

1-3

Orientation continues

3

Convocation and Honors Convocation

4

Classes begin

12

Final day to add a course without instructor signature

26

Final day to add a course with instructor signature

Final day to drop a course with only Adviser signature

Final day for undergraduate students to change a Pass/Fail grading option

Final day for undergraduate students to choose the Formal Audit grading option

Final day to drop a course with no "W" grade

October 2014

Date Description

13

College closed for Columbus Day holiday

14

Undergraduate College Academic holiday. Adm. Offices open.

24

Final day to drop a course with instructor's signature

A grade of "W" will be assigned for courses dropped after September 26.

30

John Simmons Founder's Day Celebration, 3:30 pm Common Grounds Cafe

November 2014

Date Description

11

College closed for Veterans' Day holiday

25

Thanksgiving academic holiday begins after final class Tuesday

December 2014

Date Description

1

College opens after Thanksgiving holiday

Petition to Graduate Forms due to Registrar for Graduate Students

Graduate Students Graduating in May, August and October

9

Final day of classes

10-11

Reading and Review

12-13

Final examinations

15-17

Final examinations

18

Make-up day for Exams in event of snow

24

College closes for Winter Break (12/24-1/4)

January 2015

Date Description

5

College opens after Winter Break

Grades posted to AARC by 10:00 a.m.

19

College closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday

20

Classes begin.

30

Final day to add a course without instructor's signature

February 2015

Date Description

13

Final day to add a course with instructor's signature

Final day to drop a course without instructor signature

Final day for undergraduate students to choose a Pass/Fail grading option

Final day for undergraduate students to choose the Formal Audit grading option

Final day to drop a course with no "W" grade

16

Classes will be held on President's Day.

March 2015

Date Description

9-13

Spring Break. Classes will not be held. Administrative offices open

16

Classes resume after Spring Break

20

Final day to drop a course with the instructor signature.

A grade of "W" will be assigned for courses dropped after February 13

April 2015

Date Description

1

Graduate Petitions for Graduation in January 2016 due

Undergraduate Degree Audits for 2016 due

2

Leadership Conference

20

College closed for Patriot's Day holiday

29

Undergraduate Research Conference.

Classes suspended until 2:30 p.m.

May 2015

Date Description

4

Final day of classes

5-9

Final examinations

11

Grades for students graduating in May posted to AARC by 10 a.m.

Final signed departmental graduating lists due to Registrar's Office

15

Commencement

18

Grades posted to AARC by 10 a.m.

Summer Academic Semester (May 18 - August 31)

25

College closed for Memorial Day holiday