Academic Calendar 2009-2010

Traditional Undergraduate Programs

[Note: Academic Calendar information for students enrolled in accelerated undergraduate or master's programs can be found in the School of Graduate and Professional Studies Catalog.]

Fall Semester 2009

August 20

Convocation

August 24

First day of classes

August 29

Last day to add a class for the traditional semester

September 7

Labor Day Holiday—University closed

September 28

Yom KippurUniversity closed

October 30

Last day to withdraw from a traditional class with a "W"

Oct. 26 - Nov. 6

Spring Term Pre-Registration

November 25 - 29

Thanksgiving HolidayUniversity closed

December 7 - 13

Final examinations

December 14

Winter Commencement

December 16

Commencement inclement weather date

December 24 - 25

University closed

Dec. 31 - Jan. 1

University closed

Spring Semester 2010

January 18

MLK Holiday—University closed

January 19

First day of classes

January 25

Last day to add a class for the traditional semester

March 15 - 21

Spring Break

March 31

Last day to withdraw from a traditional class with a "W"

April 1 - 4

Easter Holiday—University closed

April 5 - 12

Fall Term Pre-Registration

May 10 - 16

Final Examinations

May 18

Baccalaureate

May 19

Nurses Pinning

May 20

GPS Commencement

May 21

Undergraduate (traditional) Commencement

May 31

Memorial Day—University closed

May Term 2010

May 17 through June 6

May 31 Memorial Day—University closed

Summer Session 2010

Summer school sessions will be held between June 7 and August 1. Multiple sessions are available. Please consult the Summer Schedule of Classes for details on the sessions and classes available or contact the Registrar's Office at 443-334-2206.