School of Library and Information Science

SLIS Fall 2018 Calendar

For times and locations of specific courses, download the Fall 2018 Course Schedule.

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

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


Date Description
3 University Closed for Labor Day Holiday
4 SLIS Boston Welcome Day
5 First day of LIS classes (Boston)
5 Convocation - 2:30 p.m. on the Quad
6 SLIS West Welcome Day
6 First day of LIS West Thursday classes
8 First day of LIS West Saturday classes
14 Final day to add or drop a course on AARC
28 Final day to submit add/drop form


Date Description
8 University Closed for Indigenous People's Holiday
23 Founder's Day
26 Final day to drop a course with instructor signature


Date Description
9 Deadline for submission of LIS Program Planning Statement to the Student Services Center (LIS students)
12 Veteran's Day Holiday (Observed). Classes will be held.
21-23 University Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday (Boston campus)
24 LIS West closed for Thanksgiving Holiday (SLIS West campus)


Date Description
3 Last day of LIS classes (Boston)
6 Last day of LIS West Thursday classes
8 Last day of LIS West Saturday classes
24 University Closed for Winter Break

January 2019

Date Description
2 LIS course grades due by 10 a.m.
3 University opens after Winter Break