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Undergraduate and Professional Studies

NOTE: Spring Break and Easter Break are combined. The single break is scheduled for Thursday, March 13, 2008 to Monday, March 24, 2008.

For Faculty:

Dates of Academic Year for Faculty August 20, 2007 - May 19, 2008
Dates of Annual Faculty Contracts: July 1, 2007 - June 30, 2008

Fall 2007

ACADEMIC CALENDAR KEY
Session 1: 16 weeks 8/27/07 - 12/15/07 (semester)
Session 2: 8 weeks 8/27/07 - 10/20/07
Session 3: 8 weeks 9/10/07 - 11/3/07
Session 4: 8 weeks 10/22/07 -12/15/07
Session 5: 8 weeks 11/5/07 - 1/12/08
Session 6: 20 weeks 8/27/07 - 1/12/08
Session 7: 4 weeks 12/17/07 - 1/12/08
August 2007
22-26 Wednesday-Sunday New undergraduate student orientation
27 Monday Classes begin for Sessions 1, 2 & 6
September 2007
3 Monday Labor Day holiday; classes excused
4 Tuesday Registration for Fall Sessions 1, 2 & 6 ends
4 Tuesday Last day to apply for S/U grading option for Fall Sessions 1, 2, & 6
8 Saturday College of Professional Studies and Part-Time Studies orientation
10 Monday Fall Session 3 begins
18 Tuesday Fall Session 3 registration ends
18 Tuesday Last day to apply for S/U grading option for Fall Session 3
October 2007
5 Friday Deadline for colleges/schools to code students for December 2007 graduation
5 Friday Deadline to submit work to instructor for incompletes earned in 2007 spring & summer terms
5-6 Friday-Saturday Make-up exams;
5 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 2
5 Friday Last day to apply for audit grading option for Session 2
18-19 Thursday-Friday Midterm break; undergraduate classes excused for Session 1
19 Friday Deadline for colleges/schools to submit spring & summer 2007 I, IX,X grade changes to the Office of the Registrar
19 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 3
19 Friday Last day to apply for audit grading option for Session 3
20 Saturday Fall Session 2 ends
22 Monday Fall Session 4 begins
29-Nov. 2 Monday-Friday Advising for Spring Term 2007-2008 registration
30 Tuesday Session 4 registration ends
30 Tuesday Last day to apply for S/U grading option for Fall Session 4
November 2007
2 Friday Deadline to apply for May or August 2008 graduation
3 Saturday Fall Session 3 ends
5 Monday Early registration for Spring Term 2008 begins
5 Monday Fall Session 5 begins
13 Tuesday Session 5 registration ends
13 Tuesday Last day to apply for S/U grading option for Fall Sessions 5
16 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Sessions 1 & 6
16 Friday Last day to apply for audit grading option for Session 1 & 6
19-25 Monday-Sunday Thanksgiving holiday; classes excused for Professional Studies
21-25 Wednesday-Sunday Thanksgiving holiday; classes excused for Sessions 1 & 4
26 Monday Sessions 1, 4 & 5 resume
30 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 4
30 Friday Last day to apply for audit grading option for Session 4
December 2007
8 Saturday Classes end for Session 1
10-15 Monday-Saturday Final examinations for Session 1
15 Saturday Fall Sessions 1 & 4 end
16 Sunday Winter Commencement
17 Monday Classes begin for Session 7
17 Monday Deadline for the Office of the Registrar to receive official transcripts from other institutions to be processed in time for December graduation
19 Wednesday Registration ends for Session 7
19 Wednesday Last day to apply for S/U grading option for Fall Sessions 7
16-Jan. 13 Sunday-Sunday Christmas holiday; classes excused for Session 1
21 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 5
21 Friday Last day to apply for audit grading option for Session 5
23-Jan. 1 Sunday-Tuesday Christmas holiday; classes excused for Session 5
28 Friday December Trustee list due & Diploma date

Spring 2008

ACADEMIC CALENDAR KEY:
Session 1: 16 weeks 1/14/08 - 5/10/08 (semester)
Session 2: 8 weeks 1/14/08 - 3/08/08
Session 3: 8 weeks 3/10/08 - 5/10/08
Session 4: 22 weeks 1/14/08 - 6/14/08
January 2008
2 Wednesday Classes resume for Session 5
4 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W and for applying for audit grading for session 7
12 Saturday Fall Sessions 5, 6 and 7 ends
12 Saturday College of Professional Studies/Part-time Studies orientation
14 Monday Classes begin for Spring Sessions 1 & 2
21 Monday Martin Luther King Day; classes excused
22 Tuesday Last day to apply for S/U grading option for Spring Sessions 1 & 2
22 Tuesday Registration for Spring Sessions 1, 2 & 4 ends
February 2008
8 Friday Deadline for colleges/schools to code students for May 2008 graduation
15 Friday Deadline to submit work to instructor for incompletes earned in 2007 fall term
15-16 Friday-Saturday Make-up exams
22 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 2
22 Friday Final day to apply for audit grading option for Session 2
29 Friday Deadline for colleges to submit fall 2007 I, IX, X grade changes to the Office of the Registrar
March 2008
3 Monday Registration for Summer Term begins
8 Saturday Spring Session 2 ends
10 Monday Session 3 begins
13-24 Thursday-Monday Spring Break and Easter Break; classes excused for Session 1

(except for Professional Studies
16-23 Sunday-Sunday Easter holiday; Professional Studies
25 Tuesday Classes resume for Session 1
25 Tuesday Spring Session 3 registration ends
25 Tuesday Last day to apply for S/U grading option for Spring Session 3
26-Apr. 1 Wednesday - Tuesday Advising for Fall Term 2008-2009
April 2008
1 Tuesday Deadline to apply for December 2008 graduation
2 Wednesday Early registration for Fall Term 2008-2009 begins
11 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 1
11 Friday Final day to apply for audit grading option for Session 1
25 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 3
25 Friday Final day to apply for audit grading option for Session 3
May 2008
3 Saturday Classes end for Session 1
5-10 Monday-Saturday Final examinations for Session 1 - undergraduate and graduate
9 Friday Deadline for the Office of the Registrar to receive official transcripts from other institutions to be processed in time for May Graduation
10 Saturday Spring Sessions 1 & 3 ends
11-16 Sunday-Friday Undergraduate Senior Week
16 Friday May Trustee list due at noon
17-18 Saturday-Sunday Baccalaureate and Commencement

Note: Calendar dates for a number of programs and classes may differ from the semester (Session 1) dates listed above. Please check the CheckMarq Schedule of Classes or check with your particular program to verify dates.


Summer 2008

ACADEMIC CALENDAR KEY
Summer Session 1: 5/19/08 - 6/28/08 (Traditional first session 6-week courses)
Summer Session 2: 6/30/08 - 8/09/08 (Traditional second session 6 week courses)
Summer Session 3: 5/27/08 - 7/26/08 (8-week courses primarily offered by Professional Studies
Summer Session 4: 5/12/08 - 6/28/08 (First group of 7-week courses)
Summer Session 5: 6/30/08 - 8/16/08 (Second group of 7-week courses)
Summer Session 6: 5/12/08 - 8/16/08 (Courses normally longer than 8 weeks in length)
May 2008
12 Monday Summer Sessions 4 & 6 begins
19 Monday Summer Session 1 begins
20 Tuesday Summer Sessions 4 & 6 registration ends
20 Tuesday Last day to apply for S/U grading option for Summer Sessions 4 & 6
21 Wednesday Summer Session 1 registration ends
21 Wednesday Last day to apply for S/U grading option for Summer Session 1
26 Monday Memorial Day observed; classes excused
27 Tuesday Summer Session 3 classes begin
June 2008
3 Tuesday Summer Session 3 registration ends
3 Tuesday Last day to apply for S/U grading option for Summer Session 3
13 Friday Deadline for the colleges/schools to code students for August 2008 graduation
13 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Summer Sessions 1 & 4
13 Friday Final day to apply for audit grading option for Summer Session 1 & 4
28 Saturday Summer Sessions 1 & 4 end
29-Jul. 6 Sunday-Sunday Independence Day holiday; classes excused for Professional Studies
30 Monday Summer Sessions 2 & 5 begin
July 2008
2 Wednesday Summer Session 2 registration ends
2 Wednesday Last day to apply for S/U grading option for Summer Session 2
4 Friday Independence Day classes excused
8 Tuesday Summer Session 5 registration ends
8 Tuesday Last day to apply for S/U grading option for Summer Session 5
11 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Summer Session 3
11 Friday Final day to apply for audit grading option for Summer Session 3
18 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Summer Session 6
18 Friday Final day to apply for audit grading option for Summer Session 6
25 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Summer Sessions 2 and 5
25 Friday Final day to apply for audit grading option for Summer Sessions 2 & 5
26 Saturday Summer Session 3 ends
August 2008
9 Saturday Summer Session 2 ends
14 Thursday Deadline for the Office of the Registrar to receive official transcripts from other institutions to be processed in time for August Graduation
16 Saturday Summer Sessions 5 and 6 ends
21 Thursday August Trustee List due @ noon; August diploma date

Note: Final examinations for Summer Session classes are administered during the last regularly scheduled class.