Academic Calendar

Spring Semester 2014

January 3          Friday               University Offices and Library open
January 6          Monday            Faculty/Staff Institute
January 6          Monday            Residence Halls open for new students
January 7          Tuesday           Testing for new students 
                                                    School/Department Faculty Meetings
                                                    Registration for new students 
January 8          Wednesday      Residence Halls open for returning students
January 9-10     Thursday-         Registration continues for all students
January 13        Monday             Classes begin; Late Registration begins 
January 20         Monday            Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday; University closed

January 21         Tuesday           Last day to register and/or add classes
                                                   Classes Purged for students not cleared
January 23         Thursday          Spring Convocation

February 3-7      Monday-           Week of “Early Warning” for students

February 9-15    Sunday-            Religious Emphasis Week
February 22       Saturday           TRIO Day
March 3-7          Monday-            Mid-Semester Examinations
March 7             Friday                Residence Halls close for Spring Break at 6 p.m.
March 10           Monday              Last day for instructors to submit grade changes for Fall 2013
March 10-14      Monday-            Spring Break (Classes Suspended; University Open)
March 16           Sunday               Residence Halls reopen at 12 p.m. 
March 17           Monday               Classes Resume for all students
                                                     Senior Thesis Due for May Graduates 
                                                     Last day to add courses for the 2nd CE/DC Spring Session 
March 20-21      Thursday-           Senior Exit Examinations

March 26           Wednesday         Last day for withdrawing from classes without Penalty
                                                     (WF or WP)
March 26           Wednesday         Advisement and registration for Summer 2014 and Fall 2014 begins
March 31           Monday               Alpha Kappa Mu Honor Society Induction
March 31-          Monday-             Honors Week
April 3                Thursday

April 1                Tuesday             Honors and Awards Convocation

April 14-17         Monday-             Honors College Week

April 18              Friday                 Good Friday (Classes Cancelled; University Closed)
April 20              Sunday               Easter
April 21              Monday              Classes Resume
April 24              Thursday            Last Day of Classes
April 25              Friday                 Reading Day

April 28-May 3   Monday-              Final Examinations

May 3                Saturday              Residence Halls close for students not participating
                                                      in Commencement, 6 p.m. 

May 5-9             Monday-               Senior Week Activities
May 9                 Friday                   Baccalaureate Services 
May 10               Saturday               Commencement Convocation 
                                                        Residence Halls close at 4 p.m.