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Dates of Academic Year for Faculty Contracts: August 23, 2004 - May 22, 2005

Annual Faculty Contracts: July 1, 2004 - June 30, 2005

Fall 2005

Key: Session 1 - 16 weeks 8/30/04 - 12/18/04 (semester)
Session 2 - 8 weeks 8/30/04 - 10/23/04
Session 3 - 8 weeks 10/25/04 - 12/18/04
Session 4 - 21 weeks 8/30/04 - 1/22/05
Session 5 - 4 weeks 12/20/04 - 1/15/05
August 2004
28 Saturday MBA Saturday classes begin for Fall Term
30 Monday Classes begin for Sessions 1, 2 & 4
30 Monday Late Registration for Fall Sessions 1, 2, & 4 begin
September 2004
6 Monday Labor Day holiday; classes excused
7 Tuesday Registration for Fall Sessions 1, 2 & 4 end
October 2004
8-9 Friday-Saturday Make-up examinations; removal of incompletes from Spring Term 2003-04
8 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 2
23 Saturday Fall session 2 ends
25 Monday Fall Session 3 begins
25 Monday Session 3 late registration begins
November 2004
2 Tuesday Session 3 registration ends
8 Monday Early Registration for Spring Term 2004-2005 begins
19 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 1 & 4
22-28 Monday-Sunday Thanksgiving holiday; classes excused for Professional Studies
24-28 Wednesday-Sunday Thanksgiving holiday; classes excused for Sessions 1 & 4
29 Monday Sessions 1, 4 & 5 classes resume
December 2004
2 Thursday Interim registration for Spring Term 2004-2005 begins
3 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 3
11 Saturday Classes end for Session 1
13-18 Monday-Saturday Final examinations for Session 1 - undergraduate and graduate
18 Saturday Fall Sessions 1 & 3 end
19 Sunday Mid-year graduation ceremonies
19-Jan. 16 Sunday-Sunday Christmas holiday; classes excused for Session 1
20 Monday Classes begin for Session 5
20 Monday Session 5 late registration begins
22 Wednesday Session 5 late registration ends
January 2005
7 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 5

Spring 2005

Key: Session 1 - 16 weeks 1/18/05 - 5/14/05 (semester)
Session 2 - 8 weeks 1/18/05 - 3/12/05
Session 3 - 8 weeks 3/14/05 - 5/14/05
Session 4 – 20 weeks 1/18/05-6/4/05
January 2005
15 Saturday Fall Session 5 ends
17 Monday Martin Luther King Day; classes excuses (except Waukesha MBA Program)
17 Monday Late registration for Spring Term 2004-2005 begins for Sessions 1 & 2
18 Tuesday Classes begin for Spring Sessions 1, 2 & 4
25 Tuesday Registration ends for Spring Sessions 1, 2 & 4
February 2005
18-19 Friday-Saturday Make-up examinations; removal of incompletes from Fall 2004-2005
25 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 2
March 2005
7 Monday Registration for Summer Term begins
12 Saturday Spring Session 2 ends
14 Monday Session 3 begins
14 Monday Session 3 late registration begins
19 Saturday Spring Session 3 registration ends
20-27 Sunday –Sunday Spring/Easter holiday; classes excused for Sessions 1 & 3
27 Sunday Easter Sunday
28 Monday Graduate Business/MBA classes resume; other graduate classes will resume on Wednesday, March 30 unless specifically announced by the instructor
April 2005
7 Thursday Early registration for Fall Term 2005-2006 begins
15 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 1 & 4
28 Thursday Interim registration for Fall term 2005-2006 begins
29 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 3
May 2005
7 Saturday Classes end for Session 1
9-14 Monday-Saturday Final examinations for Session 1 - undergraduate and graduate
14 Saturday Spring Sessions 1 & 3 end
16 Monday Summer Sessions 4 & 6 begin
16 Monday Summer Sessions 4 & 6 late registration begins
21-22 Saturday-Sunday Baccalaureate and Commencement

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


Summer 2005

Summer Session 1 - 5/23/05 – 7/02/05 (Traditional first session 6 week courses)
Summer Session 2 – 7/05/05 - 8/13/05 (Traditional second session 6 week courses)
Summer Session 3 - 5/31/05 - 7/30/05 (8 week courses primarily offered by PS)
Summer Session 4 - 5/16/05 - 7/02/05 (First group of 7 week courses primarily offered by MBA)
Summer Session 5 – 7/05/05 - 8/20/05 (Second group of 7 week courses primarily offered by MBA)
Summer Session 6 - 5/16/05 - 8/13/05 (Courses normally longer than 8 weeks in length, includes MBA long courses)
May 2005
23 Monday Summer Session 1 begins
23 Monday Summer Session 1 late registration begins
24 Tuesday Summer Sessions 4 & 6 late registration ends
25 Wednesday Summer Session 1 late registration ends
30 Monday Memorial Day observed; classes excused
30 Monday Summer Session 3 late registration begins
31 Tuesday Summer Session 3 begins
June 2005
7 Tuesday Summer Session 3 late registration ends
17 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Summer Sessions 1 & 4
July 2005
2 Saturday Summer Sessions 1 & 4 end
4 Monday Independence Day Holiday, classes excused
4 Monday Summer Sessions 2 & 5 late registration begins
5 Tuesday Summer Sessions 2 & 5 begin
7 Thursday Summer Session 2 late registration ends
12 Tuesday Summer Session 5 late registration ends
15 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Summer Session 3
22 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Summer Session 6
29 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Summer Session 2
30 Saturday Summer Session 3 ends
August 2005
5 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Summer Session 5
13 Saturday Summer Session 2 ends
13 Saturday Summer Session 6 ends
20 Saturday Summer Session 5 ends

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