2014-2015 Academic Calendar

The University reserves the right to revise this calendar.

Fall 2014

Aug. 20–24 Wed-Thurs New undergraduate student orientation
Aug. 25 Monday Undergraduate and graduate classes begin
Aug. 29 Friday Last day for late registration or schedule changes
Sept. 1 Monday Labor Day–No classes; University holiday
Sept. 6 Saturday Saturday classes begin
Sept. 20 Saturday Open House for prospective undergraduate students
Oct. 3 Friday Yom Kippur–University holiday; no classes
Oct. 4 Saturday No classes
Oct. 18 Saturday Open House for prospective undergraduate students
Oct. 24–26 Fri-Sun Parents & Family Weekend
Oct. 31* Friday Last day to withdraw from undergraduate and graduate classes with a grade of "W"
Nov. 15 Saturday Open House for prospective undergraduate students
Nov. 24–29 Mon-Sat No Classes
Nov. 27–28 Thurs-Fri Thanksgiving holiday–University closed
Dec. 6* Saturday Undergraduate and graduate classes end
Dec. 8–13* Mon-Sat Final examination period–undergraduate and graduate classes
Dec. 16 Tuesday Final grades due
Dec. 24–Jan. 2, 2015 Wed-Fri University closed


January Term 2015*:

Jan. 5 Monday Undergraduate and graduate classes begin
Jan. 16 Friday Classes end; final examinations
Jan. 19 Monday Martin Luther King Jr. Day–University closed; no classes
Jan. 20 Tuesday Final grades due


Spring 2015

Jan. 15–16 Thurs-Fri New undergraduate student orientation
Jan. 19 Monday Martin Luther King Jr. Day - University holiday; no classes
Jan. 20* Tuesday Undergraduate and graduate classes begin
Jan. 24 Saturday Saturday classes begin
Jan. 26 Monday Last day for late registration or schedule changes
March 9–14 Mon-Sat Undergraduate and graduate spring recess
March 28–29 Sat-Sun Admitted Student Days
March 27* Friday Last day to withdraw from undergraduate and graduate classes with a grade of 'W'
March 29–30 Sat-Sun Undergraduate Admissions Admitted Student Days
April 3 Friday Good Friday–University holiday; no classes
April 25 Saturday Undergraduate and Senior Award Ceremonies
May 2* Saturday Undergraduate and graduate classes end
May 4–9* Mon-Sat Final examination period–undergraduate and graduate classes
May 9 Saturday Graduate Commencement
May 10 Sunday School of Law Commencement
May 11 Monday Final grades due; Junior Open House for prospective students
May 17 Sunday Undergraduate Commencement
May 25 Monday Memorial Day–University holiday
June 8–9 Mon-Tues New Student Orientation; session one
June 11–12 Thurs-Fri New Student Orientation; session two
June 15–16 Mon-Tues New Student Orientation; session three
June 18–19 Thurs-Fri New Student Orientation; session four
June 19–20 Fri-Sun Alumni Reunion


*excludes the School of Law and School of Medicine
The University reserves the right to revise this calendar.


Summer Term 2015

Summer I
May 18–June 20 (5 weeks)
May 18–July 3 (7 weeks)

Summer II
July 6–August 8 (5 weeks)

University closed Friday and Saturday, July 3–4, 2015.

Back to top