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2015 – 2016 Academic Calendar

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2015 – 2016 Academic Calendar

2015 MFA Pre-Fall Semester

July
25 MFA Orientation
26 Courses begin
26 Last day to ADD/DROP (course will not appear on transcript; pro-rated refund)
28 Last day to withdraw from a course (will appear on transcript; no refund)
August
2 End of residency
2 – 4 Course Evaluations
4 Grades due to Registrar by noon
5 Grades available via Empower
2015 Fall Semester
 August
9 Residence Hall opens for New Students
10 – 14 New Student Orientation: Advising & Registration (Mandatory)
13 – 14 Two-day Orientation Transfer Students
14 Residence Hall opens for Returning Students
17 Courses begin-Last Day to Register
24 Last day to ADD/DROP a course (will not appear on transcript)
27 President’s Convocation (no morning classes)
September
7 Labor Day (College Closed)
17 Scholarship Awards Night
October
5 – 9 Midterm Examination Week
13 Midterm Grades Due to Registrar by Noon
16 Midterm Grades available via Empower
November
2 Last Day to Withdraw from a course with approval (will appear on transcript)
6 Graduate School Day
11 Veteran’s Day Observed (College Closed)
2 – 27 Course Evaluations
13 E-Portfolio Reviews
13 Last Day to petition to graduate for Spring 2015 semester. (Petitions will not be accepted after November 14)
16 Last Day to Remove Incomplete grade from Previous Semester
20 Spring 2016 Pre-Registration begins
25 Study Day
26 – 27 Thanksgiving Holiday (College Closed)
December
7 – 11 Final Exams Week
11 End of Fall Semester
15 Final Grades Due to Registrar by Noon
17 Final Grades Available via Empower
24 – 25 Christmas Holiday (College Closed)
2016 MFA Pre-Spring Semester
January
2 MFA Orientation
3 Courses begin
3 Last day to ADD/DROP (course will not appear on transcript; pro-rated refund)
5 Last day to withdraw from a course (will appear on transcript; no refund)
10 End of residency
10 – 12 Course Evaluations
12 Grades due to Registrar
13 Grades available via Empower

2016 Spring Semester

January
1 New Year’s Holiday (College Closed)
10 Residence Hall opens for New Students
11 – 15 New Student Orientation: Advising & Registration (Mandatory)
14 – 15 Two-day Orientation Transfer Students
15 Residence Hall opens for Returning Students
18 Martin Luther King Jr. Day (College Closed)
19 Courses begin-Last Day to Register
26 Last day to ADD/DROP a course (will not appear on transcript)
February
18 Scholarship Awards Night
24 Student Success Summit
March
7 – 11 Midterm Examination Week
15 Midterm Grades Due to Registrar by Noon
18 Midterm Grades available via Empower
14 – 18 Spring Break (no classes)
21 Courses resume
April
1 Pre-Registration for Summer 2016 and Fall 2016 begins
11 Last Day to Withdraw from a course with approval (will appear on transcript)
11 Course evaluations begin (Evaluations run from April 11 through May 6)
22 E-Portfolio Review
22 Last day to petition to graduate for Fall 2016 semester (Petitions will not be accepted after April 22)
25 Last Day to Remove Incomplete grade from Previous Semester
May
7 MFA Graduation Residency Begins
9 – 13 Final Examination Week
13 End of Spring semester
14 Graduation Commencement
17 Final Grades due to Registrar by Noon
20 Final Grades available via Empower
30 Memorial Day (College Closed)
2016 Summer Semester – June 6-July 29
Internships, Apprenticeships, Online classes, and Summer Bridge Program
June
6 Courses Begin
6 – 7 Last day to ADD or DROP a course (will not appear on transcript)
27 – July 1 Midterm Exam Week
July
4 Independence Day observed (Campus Closed)
5 Mid-Term Grades Due to Registrar by Noon
8 Mid-Term Grades Available via Empower
11 Last day to withdraw from a course with approval (will appear on transcript)
25 – 29 Final Exam Week
29 End of Summer Semester
August
2 Final grades due to Registrar by Noon
5 Final grades available via Empower

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