Graduate Catalog 2010

Academic Calendar 2010-2011

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Fall 2010 | Spring 2011 | Summer 2011 Session I | Summer 2011 Session II

Aug-10 | Sep-10 | Oct-10 | Nov-10 | Dec-10
Jan-11 | Feb-11 | Mar-11 | Apr-11 | May-11 | Jun-11 | Jul-11 | Aug-11


Fall Semester 2010

August - 2010

  • Sat, Aug 21 Campus Housing Open, 8:00 am
  • Sat, Aug 21 Board of Trust Meeting Sat-Tues, Aug 21-24 Welcome Week
  • Mon, Aug 23 Fall Faculty Workshop
  • Tues, Aug 24 On-Line Registration (7:00 a.m.)
  • Wed, Aug 25 Classes Begin
  • Tues, Aug. 31 Last Day for Registration and Schedule Changes, closes at 11:00 pm
  • Tues, Aug. 31 Last Day to Drop with a refund

September - 2010

  • Wed, Sept 1 Withdraw with Grade of “W”
  • Mon, Sept 6 Labor Day Holiday
  • Wed, Sept 8 Opening Convocation, 10:00 am, Massey Performing Arts Center
  • Tues, Sept 28 Last Day to Withdraw with Grade of "W"
  • Wed, Sept 29 Withdraw with Grade of “WP” or “WF”
  • Thur, Sept 30 Deadline for Faculty Promotion/Tenure Applications

October - 2010

  • Mon, Oct 11 Graduation Forum (students graduating Dec. 2010), 10:00 am, Massey Performing Arts Center
  • Wed, Oct 13 Mid-point of Semester
  • Fri, Oct 15 Deadline for Faculty Sabbatical/Study Leave Applications
  • Fri, Oct 15 Spring 2010 Textbook Orders Due
  • Fri, Oct 15 Mid-Term Grades Due, 4:00 pm
  • Mon-Tues, Oct 18-19 Fall Break

November - 2010

  • Mon, Nov 1 Last Day to Withdraw for Any Reason from Course or University, Grade of “WP” or “WF”
  • Wed-Fri, Nov 3-12 Academic Advising for Spring 2011
  • Fri, Nov 12 Deadline for Convocation Appeals, 12:00 noon
  • Mon, Nov 15 Priority Registration for Spring 2011 (returning students), opens at 7:00 am
  • Wed-Fri, Nov 24-26 Thanksgiving Break
  • Mon, Nov 29 Graduation Application Deadline for May 2011

December - 2010

  • Tues, Dec 7 Last Day of Classes
  • Tues, Dec 7 Last Day for Convocation Programs for the semester
  • Tues, Dec 7 Deadline for Convocation Materials, 12:00 noon
  • Wed, Dec 8 Academic Preparation Day
  • Thu-Tues, Dec 9-14 Final Examinations
  • Fri, Dec 10 Priority Registration for Spring 2011, closes at 11:00 pm
  • Wed, Dec 15 Senior Grades Due, 12:00 noon Fri, Dec 17 Commencement Rehearsal, 1:30 pm, Curb Event Center
  • Fri, Dec 17 Final Grades Due, 4:00 pm
  • Fri, Dec 17 Winter Commencement, 7:30 pm, Curb Event Center
  • Sat, Dec 18 Campus Housing Closed, 3:00 pm
  • Mon, Dec 20 Deadline to Apply for Leave of Absence for Spring 2011, 4:00 pm

Spring Semester 2011
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January - 2011

  • Sun, Jan 9 Campus Housing Open, 10:00 am
  • Mon-Tues, Jan 10-11 Spring Orientation
  • Tues, Jan 11 On-Line Registration (7:00 a.m.)
  • Wed, Jan 12 Classes Begin
  • Mon, Jan 17 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday
  • Tues, Jan 18 Last Day for Registration & Schedule Changes, closes at 11:00 pm
  • Tues, Jan 18 Last Day to Drop with a refund
  • Wed, Jan 19 Withdraw with Grade of “W”
  • Fri, Jan 28 Library Orders Due

February - 2011

  • Mon, Feb 14 Graduation Forum (students graduating May 2011), 10:00 am, Massey Concert Hall
  • Tues, Feb 15 Last Day to Withdraw with Grade of "W"
  • Wed, Feb 16 Withdraw with Grade of “WP” or “WF”

March - 2011

  • Wed, Mar 2 Mid-point of Semester
  • Fri, Mar 4 Mid-Term Grades Due, 4:00 pm
  • Mon-Fri, Mar 7-11 Spring Break
  • Mon, Mar 14 Classes Resume
  • Fri, Mar 25 Summer 2011 Textbook Orders Due

April - 2011

  • Wed, Apr 6 Last Day to Withdraw for Any Reason from Course or University, Grade of “WP” or “WF”
  • Wed, Apr 6 Deadline for Convocation Appeals
  • Mon-Wed, Apr 11-20 Academic Advising for Summer and Fall 2011
  • Fri, Apr 15 Fall 2011 Textbook Orders Due
  • Thu-Fri, Apr 21-24 Easter Break
  • Mon, Apr 25 Priority Registration for Summer/Fall 2011 (returning students), opens at 7:00 am
  • Wed, Apr 27 Scholarship and Awards Day Convocation, 10:00 am, Massey Performing Arts Center
  • Fri, Apr 29 Graduation Application Deadline for August 2011

May - 2011

  • Tues, May 3 Last Day of Classes
  • Tues, May 3 Last Day for Convocation Programs for the semester
  • Tues, May 3 Deadline for Convocation Materials, 12:00 noon
  • Wed, May 4 Academic Preparation Day
  • Thu-Tues, May 5-10 Final Examinations
  • Wed, May 11 Senior Grades Due 12:00 noon
  • Thu, May 12 Graduate Commencement Rehearsal, 5:30 pm, Massey Performing Arts Center
  • Fri, May 13 Undergraduate Commencement Rehearsal, 9:00 am, Curb Event Center
  • Fri, May 13 Baccalaureate, 2:00 pm, Curb Event Center
  • Fri, May 13 Final Grades Due, 4:00 pm
  • Fri, May 13 Graduate Commencement, 7:30 pm, Massey Concert Hall
  • Sat, May 14 Undergraduate Commencement, 10:00 am, Curb Event Center
  • Sat, May 14 Campus Housing Closed, 6:00 pm

Summer Session I – 2011
  • Mon, May 16 Priority Registration for Summer 2011, closes at 11:00 pm
  • Mon, May 16 Campus Housing Open for Interim Housing, 10:00 am
  • Mon, May 30 Memorial Day Holiday
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June - 2011

  • Mon, May 16 Priority Registration for Summer 2011, closes at 11:00 pm
  • Mon, May 16 Campus Housing Open for Interim Housing, 10:00 am
  • Mon, May 30 Memorial Day Holiday
  • Fri, June 3 Registration for Summer Sessions, opens at 7:00 am
  • Sat, June 4 Interim Housing Check Out, 12:00 noon
  • Sat, June 4 SSI Housing Check In, 12:00 noon
  • Mon, June 6 Classes Begin, SS1 and Full Summer Session
  • Mon, June 6 Towering Traditions, Transfer Session 1
  • Mon-Wed, June 6-8 Registration & Drop with full refund SSI and Full Summer Session, closes at 11:00 pm
  • Tues-Fri, June 7-10 Towering Traditions, Freshman Sessions 1 and 2
  • Thu, June 9 Withdraw with Grade of “W” for SSI and Full Summer Session T
  • ues, June 14 Last Day to Withdraw with Grade of “W” for SSI
  • Tues-Fri, June 14-17 Towering Traditions, Freshman Sessions 3 and 4
  • Wed, June 15 Withdraw with Grade of “WP” or “WF” for SSI
  • Mon, June 20 Last Day to Withdraw for Any Reason from Course or University, Grade of “WP” or “WF” for SSI
  • Mon, June 20 Last Day to Withdraw with Grade of “W” for Full Summer Session
  • Mon, June 20 Towering Traditions, Transfer Session 2
  • Tues, June 21 Withdraw with Grade of “WP” or “WF” for Full Summer Session
  • Tues-Fri, June 21-24 Towering Traditions, Freshman Sessions 5 and 6

July - 2011

  • Mon, July 4 Independence Day Holiday observed
  • Wed, July 6 Graduation Application Deadline for December 2011
  • Thu, July 7 Last Day of Classes, SSI
  • Thu, July 7 Final Examinations
  • Fri, July 8 Final Grades Due, 4:00 p.m.
  • Sat, July 9 SSI Housing Check Out, 12:00 noon
  • Mon, July 11 Last Day to Withdraw for Any Reason from Course or University, Grade of “WP” or “WF” for Full Summer Session

Summer Session II - 2011
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  • Wed, July 6 Graduation Application Deadline for December 2011
  • Fri, July 8 Registration for SSII ONLY, opens at 7:00 am
  • Sat, July 9 SSII Housing Check In, 12:00 noon Mon, July 11 Classes Begin, 2nd Summer Session
  • Mon-Wed, July 11-13 Registration & Drop with full refund SSII ONLY, closes at 11:00 pm
  • Thu, July 14 Withdraw with Grade of “W” for SSII
  • Fri, July 15 Priority Registration for Fall 2011, closes at 11:00 pm
  • Tues, July 19 Last Day to Withdraw with Grade of “W” for SSII
  • Wed, July 20 Withdraw with Grade of “WP” or “WF” for SSII
  • Mon, July 25 Last Day to Withdraw for Any Reason from Course or University, Grade of “WP” or “WF” for SSII

August - 2011

  • Mon-Tues, Aug 1-2 New Faculty Orientation
  • Fri, Aug 5 Deadline to Apply for Leave of Absence for Fall 2011
  • Tues, Aug 9 Last Day of Classes, Full Summer Session and SSII
  • Tues, Aug 9 Final Examinations Wed, Aug 10 Senior Grades Due, 12:00 noon Fri, Aug 12 Commencement Rehearsal, 1:30 pm, Curb Event Center
  • Fri, Aug 12 Final Grades Due, 4:00 pm Fri, Aug 12 Summer Commencement, 7:30 pm, Curb Event Center
  • Sat, Aug 13 Campus Housing Closed, 12:00 noon

Office of the Provost - Revised February 10, 2010