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Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

2014-15 2015-16 (Tentative) Day Activity
Aug 20-22 Aug 19-21 Wed-Fri International/ESL student orientation
Aug 23-25 Aug 22-24 Saturday-Monday Freshman orientation
Aug 25 Aug 24 Monday Transfer/returning student orientation
Aug 26 Aug 25 Tuesday Classes begin–8 a.m.
Aug 29 Aug 28 Friday Convocation–11 a.m.
Oct 2-3 Oct 1-2 Thursday -Friday Reading Days–Heartland Teachers' Conference, no classes
Oct 17 Oct 16 Friday End of first set of half-courses
Oct 20 Oct 19 Monday Beginning of second set of half-courses
Nov 4-17 Nov 3-16   Pre-registration for spring semester
Nov 26 Nov 25 Wednesday Thanksgiving recess–8 a.m.
Dec 2 Dec 1 Tuesday Classes resume–8 a.m.
Dec 12 Dec 11 Friday Review day
Dec 15-18 Dec 14-17 Monday-Thursday Testing
Jan 12 Jan 11 Monday New and transfer/returning student orientation
Jan 13 Jan 12 Tuesday Spring semester begins–8 a.m.
Feb 13 Feb 12 Friday Reading day
Mar 2 Feb 29 Monday End of first set of half-courses
Mar 3 Mar 1 Tuesday Beginning of second set of half-courses
Mar 6 Mar 4 Friday Spring vacation–5 p.m.
[all Friday class periods meet]
Mar 17 Mar 15 Tuesday Classes resume–8 a.m.
Apr 7-20 Apr 5-18   Pre-registration for fall semester
Apr 23 Apr 21 Thursday Assessment day
May 4 May 2 Monday Review day–a.m.
May 4 May 2 Monday Testing–p.m.
May 5-7 May 3-5 Tuesday-Thursday Testing–a.m. & p.m.
May 8 May 6 Friday Commencement–10 a.m.
July 6 July 11 Monday Graduate school summer session begins
July 24 July 29 Friday Graduate school summer session ends