Calendars & Events

 


2015-2016 Academic Calendar

2016-2017 Academic Calendar


2015-2016 Academic Calendar

August, 2015
13Fall Faculty Retreat (13th-14th)
18New Student Orientation - First Years (18th-22nd)
19New Student Orientation - Transfers (19th-22nd)
19Academic Convocation
23Residence halls open to returning students
24Courses begin Semester I/Term 1
24Triad Day
27Deadline for Semester I/Term 1 Add/Drop
September, 2015
4New and ST Course Proposals due to Academic Affairs for Spring 2016
7Summer Term Incomplete grades due to Registrar
7Semester II/Term 4 Incomplete grades due to Registrar
15Book orders for Semester I/Term 2 (Fall 2016) due to Bookstore
18Course schedule revisions for Spring 2015 due to Registrar
18Deadline to Withdraw/Pass from Term 1 Courses
29Semester Abroad application/approval forms due
October, 2015
2Homecoming/Family Weekend (2nd-4th)
8Board of Trustees Meeting (8th-10th)
15Book orders for Semester II/Term 3 due to Bookstore
15Book orders for MFA Winter Residency due to Bookstore
16Courses end Term 1
17Fall Break (17th-25th)
20Mid-Semester/Term 1 grades due to Registrar
26Courses begin Term 2
26Academic Advising
29Deadline for Term 2 Add/Drop
30Deadline to Withdraw/Pass from Semester 1 Courses
November, 2015
2Registration for Spring (2nd-6th)
9Senior Letters for Dec grads due to Depart Chairs
9Term 1 Incomplete grades due to Registrar
23Deadline to Withdraw/Pass from Term 2 Courses
23Senior Letters for Dec grads due to Registrar
25Thanksgiving Break (25th-29th)
26Thanksgiving (paid holiday)
December, 2015
18Courses end Semester I/Term 2
18Deadline for Independent Study Proposals (to Registrar)
19Winter Break (December 19 - January 17)
19Residence halls close for Winter Break
22Semester I/Term 2 grades due to Registrar
25Christmas (paid holiday)
January, 2016
1New Year's Day (paid holiday)
3MFA Winter Residency (3rd-13th)
14New Student Orientation (14th-16th)
16Registration for New Students
17Residence halls open for continuing and readmitted students
18Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (paid holiday)
19Work Crew Meetings and MLK Activities
20Courses begin Semester II/Term 3
26Deadline for Semester II/Term 3 Add/Drop
February, 2016
3Semester I/Term 2 Incomplete grades to Registrar
12New and ST Course Proposals for 2016-17 due to Academic Affairs
15Book orders for Term 4 due to Bookstore
16Deadline for Withdraw/Pass from Term 3 Courses
18Board of Trustees Meeting (18th-20th)
19Summer School schedule proposal due to Academic Affairs
25Course schedule revisions for 2016-17 due to Registrar
29International Programs Week (February 29th - March 4)
March, 2016
11Courses end Term 3
12Spring Break (12th-20th)
15Book orders for Term 5 and 6 due to Bookstore
15Mid-Semester/Term 3 grades due to Registrar
21Courses resume Semester II/begin Term 4
24Deadline for Term 4 Add/Drop
25Deadline to Withdraw/Pass Semester II Courses
28Senior Letters for May grads due to Dept Chairs
30Book orders for MFA Summer Residency due to Bookstore
April, 2016
4Term 3 Incomplete grades due to Registrar
6Work Day
15Deadline for Withdraw/Pass from Term 4 Courses
15Book orders for Semester I/Term 1 (Fall 2016) due to Bookstore
18Registration Week for Fall Semester (18th-22nd)
18Senior Letters for May grads due to Registrar
18Registration Week for Summer and Fall Semester
28Board of Trustees Meeting (28th-30th)
May, 2016
12Courses end Semester II/Term 4
13Senior grades due to Registrar (by noon)
13Deadline for Independent Study Proposals (to Registrar Office)
13Semester II/Term 4 ends
13Honors & Awards Event
14Commencement
17All grades due to Registrar
30Memorial Day (paid holiday)
June, 2016
6Courses begin Term 5
8Deadline for Term 5 Add/Drop
16Deadline to Withdraw/Pass Term 5 Courses
29Courses end Term 5
30MFA Summer Residency (June 30th - July 9th) - tentative
July, 2016
4Independence Day (paid holiday)
5Courses begin Term 6
7Deadline for Term 6 Add/Drop
15Deadline to Withdraw/Pass Term 6 Courses
28Courses end Term 6
August, 2016
1Final grades dues for Terms 5 and 6

 


2016-2017 Academic Calendar

August, 2016
16New Student Orientation - First Years (16th-20th)
17New Student Orientation - Transfers (17th-20th)
17Academic Convocation
21Residence halls open to returning students
22Courses begin Semester I/Term 1
22Triad Day
25Deadline for Semester I/Term 1 Add/Drop
30New and ST Course Proposals due to Academic Affairs for Spring 2017
September, 2016
5Summer Term Incomplete grades due to Registrar
5Semester II/Term 4 Incomplete grades due to Registrar
13Book orders for Semester I/Term 2 (Fall 2017) due to Bookstore
16Course schedule revisions for Spring 2016 due to Registrar
16Deadline to Withdraw/Pass from Term 1 Courses
22Board of Trustees Meeting (22nd-24th)
26Semester Abroad application/approval forms due
30Homecoming/Family Weekend (Sept. 30 - Oct. 2)
October, 2016
1Application deadline for spring study abroad participants
6Book orders for Semester II/Term 3 due to Bookstore
6Book orders for MFA Winter Residency due to Bookstore
7Courses end Term 1
8Exam day Term 1
10Fall Break (10th-14th)
11Mid-Semester/Term 1 grades due to Registrar
17Courses begin Term 2
17Academic Advising
20Deadline for Term 2 Add/Drop
21Deadline to Withdraw/Pass from Semester 1 Courses
24Registration for Spring (24th-28th)
31Senior Letters for Dec grads due to Depart Chairs
31Term 1 Incomplete grades due to Registrar
November, 2016
14Deadline to Withdraw/Pass from Term 2 Courses
14Senior Letters for Dec grads due to Registrar
23Thanksgiving Break (23rd-25th)
24Thanksgiving (paid holiday)
December, 2016
7Courses end Semester I/Term 2
8Reading Day
9Exam Day
10Exam Day
11Reading Day
12Exam Day
13Exam Day
13End of Semester I/Term 2
16Deadline for Independent Study Proposals (to Registrar)
16Semester I/Term 2 grades due to Registrar
17Winter Break (December 17 - January 15)
17Residence halls close for Winter Break
25Christmas (paid holiday)
January, 2017
1New Year's Day (paid holiday)
3MFA Winter Residency (3rd-13th)
15Faculty study abroad course proposal deadline
16Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (paid holiday, college offices closed)
19New Student Orientation (19th-21st)
21Registration for New Students
22Residence halls open for continuing and readmitted students
23Courses begin Semester II/Term 3
27Deadline for Semester II/Term 3 Add/Drop
February, 2017
8Semester I/Term 2 Incomplete grades to Registrar
13International Programs Week (13th-17th)
14New and ST Course Proposals for 2016-17 due to Academic Affairs
16Board of Trustees Meeting (16th-18th)
17Summer School schedule proposal due to Academic Affairs
20Book orders for Term 4 due to Bookstore
21Deadline for Withdraw/Pass from Term 3 Courses
March, 2017
1Application deadline for fall study abroad participants
2Course schedule revisions for 2017-18 due to Registrar
10Courses end Term 3
11Exam Day Term 3
13Spring Break (13th-17th)
14Book orders for Term 5 and 6 due to Bookstore
14Mid-Semester/Term 3 grades due to Registrar
15Application deadline for fall study abroad participants
20Courses resume Semester II/begin Term 4
23Deadline for Term 4 Add/Drop
24Deadline to Withdraw/Pass Semester II Courses
27Senior Letters for May grads due to Dept Chairs
29Book orders for MFA Summer Residency due to Bookstore
April, 2017
3Term 3 Incomplete grades due to Registrar
5Work Day
14Deadline for Withdraw/Pass from Term 4 Courses
14Book orders for Semester I/Term 1 (Fall 2017) due to Bookstore
17Registration Week for Fall Semester (17th-21st)
17Senior Letters for May grads due to Registrar
27Board of Trustees Meeting (27th-29th)
May, 2017
8Courses end Semester II/Term 4
11Reading Day
12Exam Day
13Exam Day
14Reading day
15Exam Day
16Exam Day
16End of Semester II/Term 4
17Senior grades due to Registrar by 12:00pm
19Deadline for Independent Study Proposals (to Registrar Office)
19Final grades due by 5:00pm
19Honors & Awards Event
20Commencement
29Memorial Day (paid holiday)
June, 2017
12Courses begin Term 5
14Deadline for Term 5 Add/Drop
22Deadline to Withdraw/Pass Term 5 Courses
July, 2017
4Independence Day (paid holiday)
5MFA Summer Residency (July 5th-15th) - tentative
6Courses end Term 5
9Swannanoa Gathering (July 11th August 12) - tentative
10Courses begin Term 6
12Deadline for Term 6 Add/Drop
20Deadline to Withdraw/Pass Term 6 Courses
August, 2017
2Courses end Term 6
7Final grades dues for Terms 5 and 6