Academic Calendar 2013-2014

Fall Semester 
International Student Intensive English SessionAugust 5-16
New student orientation (International Students only)August 19
New student orientation (All new students)August 20
Auditions & Placement examinationsAugust 21-27
Advising DayAugust 27
RegistrationAugust 28-29
Labor Day holidaySeptember 2
Fall classes beginSeptember 3
Deadline to submit Independent Study and Internship ProposalsSeptember 9
Deadline to add classes to fall registrationSeptember 17
Deadline to drop classes without class appearing on transcriptOctober 1
Deadline to submit course work for incomplete gradesOctober 15
Deadline to drop classes with a grade of W on transcriptOctober 15
Fall BreakOctober 21-22
Deadline to drop classes with a grade of WP/WF on transcriptOctober 29
Academic Advising & Pre-registration for springNovember 18-December 6
Thanksgiving breakNovember 27-29
Spring Internship Proposals DueDecember 2
Last day of classes and examsDecember 16
JuriesDecember 17-19
Winter break beginsDecember 20

Spring Semester
 
New student orientation and placement examinationsJanuary 13-16
RegistrationJanuary 17
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holidayJanuary 20
Spring classes beginJanuary 21
Deadline to submit Independent Study Project proposalJanuary 27
Deadline to add classes to spring registrationFebruary 4
President's Day holidayFebruary 17
Deadline to drop classes without class appearing on transcriptFebruary 18
Deadline to submit course work for incomplete gradesMarch 4
Deadline to drop classes with a grade of W on transcriptMarch 4
Deadline to drop classes with a grade of WP/WF on transcriptMarch 18
Spring breakMarch 24-28
Academic AdvisingApril 7-18
Summer Internship Proposals dueApril 28
Last day of classes and examsMay 12
JuriesMay 13-22
CommencementMay 23