2005-2006 University Calendar

(EXCEPT DENTISTRY, LAW, AND MEDICINE)
*Date Policy: Deadlines are listed according to the calendar date on which they fall, even if that date falls on a weekend or is a legal holiday. Such deadlines must be met by close of business of the business day immediately following a weekend or legal holiday.

Last Update: April 27, 2005


Table of Contents:

Fall (First) Semester

August 1, 2005, Monday First deferred payment due for Fall 2005
August 20, Saturday Residence Halls open for check-in of new residents
August 20, Saturday to
August 23, Tuesday
Payment of tuition/fees for new students, transfer and Former Students Returning (FSR). Initial Financial Aid disbursement for Fall 2005.
August 22, Monday to
August 23, Tuesday
Orientation, Academic Advisement, Course Selection for new students, transfers and Former Students Returning (FSR).
August 24, Wednesday to
August 26, Friday
LATE REGISTRATION for all students
August 24, Wednesday to
September 2, Friday
Consortium Registration
August 25, Thursday Residence Halls open for continuing students
August 26, Friday to
September 2, Friday
CHANGE OF PROGRAM PERIOD
(Add or drop a course without a grade of "W," change from one section to another, change from credit to audit or audit to credit)
August 29, Monday FORMAL CLASSES BEGIN
August 29, Monday Initial Financial Aid disbursement for Fall 2005 (undergraduate and graduate students)
September 1, Thursday Deadline for receipt of Application for Admission for Spring 2006
September 3, Saturday COURSE WITHDRAWAL FEE EFFECTIVE*
September 4, Sunday Deadline for 100% refund of tuition/fees*
September 5, Monday LABOR DAY - LEGAL HOLIDAY
September 10, Saturday Graduate Expository Writing Examination for students in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
September 19, Monday Financial Aid files closed for determination of credit hours for Fall 2005 aid disbursements
September 23, Friday OPENING CONVOCATION
Crampton Auditorium, 11:00 A.M.
(Classes suspended 10:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.)
October 3, Monday Deadline for students checking out of Residence Halls to receive 50% refund of housing charges
October 7, Friday Preliminary Enrollment Census Date
October 7, Friday Deadline for 50% refund of tuition/fees
October 10, Monday COLUMBUS DAY OBSERVED - LEGAL HOLIDAY
October 10, Monday Deadline for prospective May 2006 graduates to submit application for graduation to respective deans*
October 23, Sunday Deadline for students checking out of Residence Halls to receive 25% refund of housing charges*
October 25, Tuesday Deadline for instructors to submit Mid-Term Status Reports via the web to Enrollment Management/Records
October 25, Tuesday Deadline for faculty to submit Unofficial Withdrawal (UW) and Never Reported (NR) grades via the Web to Enrollment Management/Records for Fall 2005
October 27, Thursday Final Enrollment Census Date
October 27, Thursday Deadline for 25% refund of tuition/fees (Last day for refunds)
November 1, Tuesday Second deferred payment due for Fall 2005
November 1, Tuesday Deadline for receipt of approved applications for Intra- University Transfers for Spring 2006 in Enrollment Management/Records
November 1, Tuesday Deadline for receipt of Federal Stafford and Federal PLUS loan applications for Spring 2006
November 1, Tuesday Early Action deadline for receipt of Applications for Admission for Fall 2006
November 5, Saturday Senior Comprehensive Examination in major fields for College of Arts and Sciences prospective December 2005 and May and Summer 2006 graduates
November 7, Monday to
November 18, Friday
GENERAL REGISTRATION (GR) for Spring 2006
November 11, Friday VETERAN'S DAY - LEGAL HOLIDAY
November 18, Friday LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW FROM A COURSE
November 18, Friday LAST DAY TO COMPLETE A TOTAL WITHDRAWAL FROM THE UNIVERSITY
November 24, Thursday to
November 27, Sunday
THANKSGIVING RECESS
December 8, Thursday Deadline for students to clear Spring 2005 incomplete grades with instructors
December 8, Thursday FORMAL CLASSES END
December 9, Friday to
December 11, Sunday
READING PERIOD
December 12, Monday to
December 22, Thursday
FINAL EXAMINATIONS
(Deadline for instructors to submit final grades via the web is 5 calendar days after the scheduled final examination)
December 19, Monday First deferred payment due for Spring 2006
December 22, Thursday FIRST SEMESTER ENDS
December 22, Thursday Deadline for academic deans to submit Special Grade Reports to Enrollment Management/Records for removal of incomplete grades for Spring 2005
December 23, Friday Residence Halls close at 5:00 P.M.

Departmental Examinations Schedule

English 002 & 003   Monday, December 12   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Accounting Principles 1   Monday, December 12   10:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
French 001, 002, & 003   Monday, December 12   12:30 noon – 2:30 p.m.
Spanish 001, 002, & 003   Monday, December 12   12:30 noon – 2:30 p.m.
Social Science   Monday, December 12   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
General Physics   Monday, December 12   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Management Info. Systems   Monday, December 12   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Economics 001 & 002   Tuesday, December 13   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Finance Principles   Tuesday, December 13   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Accounting Principles   Tuesday, December 13   10:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Comprehensive Sciences   Tuesday, December 13   12:30 noon – 2:30 p.m.
Classical Mythology   Tuesday, December 13   12:30 noon – 2:30 p.m.
Academic Reinforcement   Tuesday, December 13   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Mathematics   Tuesday, December 13   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Course Examinations Schedule

8:10 MWF   Wednesday, December 14   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
8:10 TTH   Thursday, December 15   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
9:10 MWF   Friday, December 16   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
9:40 TTH   Monday, December 19   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
10:10 MWF   Tuesday, December 20   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
11:10 MWF   Wednesday, December 21   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
11:10 TTH   Thursday, December 22   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
12:10 MWF   Wednesday, December 14   12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.
12:40 MW   Wednesday, December 14   12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.
12:40 TTH   Thursday, December 15   12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.
1:10 MWF   Friday, December 16   12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.
2:10 MWF   Monday, December 19   12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.
2:10TTH   Tuesday, December 20   12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.
3:10 MWF   Wednesday, December 21   12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.
3:40 TTH   Thursday, December 22   12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.
4:10 MWF   Wednesday, December 14   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
5:10 MWF   Thursday, December 15   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
5:10 TTH   Friday, December 16   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
6:10 MWF   Monday, December 19   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
6:40 TTH   Tuesday, December 20   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
7:10 MWF   Wednesday, December 21   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
8:10 MWF   Thursday, December 22   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
8:10 TTH   Wednesday, December 21   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
9:10 MWF   Thursday, December 22   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Spring (Second) Semester

December 19, 2005, Monday First deferred payment due for Spring 2006
January 3, 2006, Tuesday Residence Halls open for check-in of new residents
January 3, Tuesday Orientation begins for new undergraduate, graduate, and transfer students
January 4, Wednesday Residence Halls open for continuing students
January 4, Wednesday and
January 5, Thursday
ACADEMIC ADVISEMENT, COURSE REGISTRATION, and PAYMENT of tuition/fees for all new students and former students returning (FSR)
January 4, Wednesday to
January 6, Friday
Consortium Registration
January 5, Thursday FORMAL CLASSES BEGIN
January 5, Thursday Initial Financial Aid disbursement for Spring 2006 (undergraduate and graduate students)
January 5, Thursday to
January 11, Wednesday
LATE REGISTRATION for all students
January 5, Thursday to
January 11, Wednesday
CHANGE OF PROGRAM PERIOD
(Add or drop a course without a grade of "W," change from section to another, change from credit to audit or audit to credit)
January 7, Saturday COURSE WITHDRAWAL FEE EFFECTIVE*
January 7, Saturday Graduate Expository Writing Examination for students in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
January 11, Wednesday Deadline for 100% refund of tuition/fees
January 16, Monday MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.'S BIRTHDAY OBSERVED - LEGAL HOLIDAY
January 20, Friday Deadline for receipt of December 2005 Graduation Recommendations in Office of the Secretary of the University - 5:00 P.M.
February 2, Thursday Financial Aid files closed for determination of credit hours for Spring 2006 aid disbursements
February 9, Thursday Deadline for students checking out of Residence Halls to receive 50% refund of housing charges
February 13, Monday Preliminary Enrollment Census date
February 13, Monday Deadline for 50% refund of tuition/fees
February 15, Wednesday Priority deadline for receipt of 2006-2007 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) - FTIC
February 15, Wednesday Deadline for receipt of Applications for Admission for Fall 2006
February 20, Monday PRESIDENTS' DAY - LEGAL HOLIDAY
March 1, Wednesday Deadline for students checking out of Residence Halls to receive 25% refund of housing charges
March 2, Thursday Deadline for instructors to submit Mid-Term Status Reports via the web to Enrollment Management/Records
March 2, Thursday Deadline for instructors to submit Unofficial Withdrawal (UW) and Never Reported (NR) grades to Enrollment Management/Records for Spring 2006
March 3, Friday CHARTER DAY CONVOCATION
Cramton Auditorium, 11:00 A.M.
(Classes suspended 10:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.)
March 4, Saturday Deadline for 25% refund of tuition/fees* (Last day for refunds)
March 4, Saturday Final Enrollment Census date*
March 11, Saturday to
March 19, Sunday
SPRING RECESS
March 12, Sunday Second deferred payment due for Spring 2006*
March 15, Wednesday Deadline for receipt of approved applications for Intra-University Transfers for Fall 2006 in Enrollment Management/Records
March 15, Wednesday Priority deadline for receipt of 2006-2007 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) - for continuing students and Former Students Returning (FSRs)
March 20, Monday to
March 31, Friday
GENERAL REGISTRATION (GR) for Fall 2006
April 1, Saturday Deadline for receipt of Financial Aid applications for Summer 2006*
April 1, Saturday Senior Comprehensive Examination in major fields for College of Arts and Sciences prospective May, Summer, and December 2006 graduates
April 8, Saturday LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW FROM A COURSE*
April 8, Saturday LAST DAY TO COMPLETE A TOTAL WITHDRAWAL FROM THE UNIVERSITY*
April 10, Monday to
April 23, Sunday
GENERAL REGISTRATION (GR) for Summer 2006
April 15, Saturday Deadline for receipt of approved applications for Intra- University Transfers for Summer 2006*
April 15, Saturday Deadline for receipt of Housing applications for continuing students for Summer 2006*
April 24, Monday to
April 26, Wednesday
FINAL EXAMINATIONS FOR PROSPECTIVE GRADUATES
April 27, Thursday DEADLINE FOR INSTRUCTORS TO SUBMIT GRADES FOR PROSPECTIVE GRADUATES - 3:OO P.M.
April 27, Thursday FORMAL CLASSES END
April 27, Thursday Deadline for students to clear Fall 2005 incomplete grades with instructors
April 28, Friday to
May 1, Monday
READING PERIOD
May 2, Tuesday to
May 12, Friday
FINAL EXAMINATIONS
(Deadline for instructors to submit final grades via the web deans is 5 calendar days after the scheduled final examination)
May 11, Thursday Deadline for receipt of May 2006 Graduation Recommendations in Office of the Secretary of the University - 5:00 P.M.
May 12, Friday SECOND SEMESTER ENDS
May 12, Friday Deadline for academic deans to submit Special Grade Reports to Enrollment Management/Records for removal of incomplete grades for Fall 2005
May 13, Saturday COMMENCEMENT
Upper Quadrangle - Main Campus, 10:00 A.M.
May 14, Sunday Residence Halls close at 5:00 P.M.
May 22, Monday Evaluate Satisfactory Academic Progress for 2005-2006

Departmental Examinations

English 002 & 003

 

Tuesday, May 2

 

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Accounting Principles 1

 

Tuesday, May 2

 

10:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

French 001, 002, & 003

 

Tuesday, May 2

 

12:30 noon – 2:30 p.m.

Spanish 001, 002, & 003

 

Tuesday, May 2

 

12:30 noon – 2:30 p.m.

Social Science

 

Tuesday, May 2

 

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

General Physics

 

Tuesday, May 2

 

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Management Info. Systems

 

Tuesday, May 2

 

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

Economics 001 & 002

 

Wednesday, May 3

 

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Finance Principles

 

Wednesday, May 3

 

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Accounting Principles

 

Wednesday, May 3

 

10:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Comprehensive Sciences

 

Wednesday, May 3

 

12:30 noon – 2:30 p.m.

Classical Mythology

 

Wednesday, May 3

 

12:30 noon – 2:30 p.m.

Academic Reinforcement

 

Wednesday, May 3

 

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Mathematics

 

Wednesday, May 3

 

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Course Examinations

8:10 MWF

 

Thursday, May 4

 

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

8:10 TTH

 

Friday, May 5

 

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

9:10 MWF

 

Monday, May 8

 

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

9:40 TTH

 

Tuesday, May 9

 

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

10:10 MWF

 

Wednesday, May 10

 

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

11:10 MWF

 

Thursday, May 11

 

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

11:10 TTH

 

Friday, May 12

 

8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

 

 

 

 

 

12:10 MWF

 

Thursday, May 4

 

12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.

12:40 MW

 

Thursday, May 4

 

12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.

12:40 TTH

 

Friday, May 5

 

12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.

1:10 MWF

 

Monday, May 8

 

12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.

2:10 MWF

 

Tuesday, May 9

 

12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.

2:10TTH

 

Wednesday, May 10

 

12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.

3:10 MWF

 

Thursday, May 11

 

12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.

3:40 TTH

 

Friday, May 12

 

12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

4:10 MWF

 

Thursday, May 4

 

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

5:10 MWF

 

Friday, May 5

 

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

5:10 TTH

 

Monday, May 8

 

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

6:10 MWF

 

Tuesday, May 9

 

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

6:40 TTH

 

Wednesday, May 10

 

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

7:10 MWF

 

Thursday, May 11

 

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

8:10 MWF

 

Friday, May 12

 

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

8:10 TTH

 

Thursday, May 11

 

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

9:10 MWF

 

Friday, May 12

 

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Summer School 2006

SESSION I:   SESSION II:
May 19 - July 1   July 3 - Aug 12
Registration: May 17 and 18   Registration: June 29 and 30

Session I

May 17, 2006, Wednesday Residence Halls open for check-in of summer residents
May 17, Wednesday and
May 18, Thursday
REGISTRATION for all students
May 19, Friday to
May 23, Tuesday
LATE REGISTRATION for all students
May 19, Friday FORMAL CLASSES BEGIN
May 19, Friday Initial Financial aid disbursement for Summer 2006 Session I
(undergraduate and graduate students)
May 19, Friday Deadline for 100% refund of tuition/fees
May 19, Friday to
May 23, Tuesday
CHANGE OF PROGRAM PERIOD
(Add or drop a course without a grade of "W," change from one section to another, change from credit to audit or audit to credit)
May 23, Tuesday Deadline for faculty to submit Unofficial Withdrawal (UW) and Never Reported (NR) grades via the Web to Enrollment Management/Records for Summer Session I 2006
May 24, Wednesday Financial Aid files closed for determination of credit hours for Summer 2006 aid disbursements
May 24, Wednesday Deadline for 50% refund of tuition/fees
May 29, Monday MEMORIAL DAY OBSERVED - LEGAL HOLIDAY
May 29, Monday Deadline for 25% refund of tuition/fees*
June 9, Friday LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW FROM A COURSE
June 24, Saturday Official GRADUATION DATE for Summer 2006 degree recipients in the Colleges of Dentistry and Medicine only
June 28, Wednesday FORMAL CLASSES END
June 28, Wednesday LAST DAY TO COMPLETE A TOTAL WITHDRAWAL FROM THE UNIVERSITY (for First Six-week Session)
June 29, Thursday to
July 1, Saturday
FINAL EXAMINATIONS
(Deadline for instructors to submit final grades to academic deans is 3 calendar days after the scheduled final examination)
July 1, Saturday FIRST SIX-WEEK SUMMER SESSION ENDS

Final Examination Schedule for Session I

June 29, Thursday   6:30 A.M. - 8:30 A.M.
June 29, Thursday   8:00 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
June 30, Friday   8:00 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
July 1, Saturday   9:00 A.M. - 11.00 A.M.
June 29, Thursday   11:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.
June 30, Friday   11:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.
June 29, Thursday   2:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.
June 30, Friday   2:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.
June 29, Thursday   6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
June 29, Thursday   6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
Junbe 30, Friday   6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
June 30, Friday   6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.

Session II

June 29, Thursday and
June 30, Friday
REGISTRATION for all students
July 4, Tuesday INDEPENDENCE DAY OBSERVED - LEGAL HOLIDAY
July 3, Monday and
July 5, Wednesday
LATE REGISTRATION for all students
July 5, Wednesday FORMAL CLASSES BEGIN
July 5, Wednesday Initial Financial Aid disbursement for Summer 2006 Session II
(undergraduate and graduate students)
July 5, Wednesday Deadline for 100% refund of tuition/fees
July 5, Wednesday and
July 6, Thursday
CHANGE OF PROGRAM PERIOD
(Add or drop a course without a grade of "W," change from one section to another, change from credit to audit or audit to credit)
July 6, Thursday Deadline for faculty to submit Unofficial Withdrawal (UW) and Never Reported (NR) grades via the Web to Enrollment Management/Records for Summer Session II 2006
July 7, Friday Financial Aid files closed for determination of credit hours for Summer 2006 aid disbursements
July 9, Sunday Deadline for 50% refund of tuition/fees*
July 14, Friday Deadline for 25% refund of tuition/fees
July 21, Friday LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW FROM A COURSE
August 9, Wednesday FORMAL CLASSES END
August 9, Wednesday LAST DAY TO COMPLETE A TOTAL WITHDRAWAL
FROM THE UNIVERSITY (for Second Six-week Session)
August 10, Thursday to
August 12, Saturday
FINAL EXAMINATIONS
(Deadline for instructors to submit final grades to academic deans is 3 calendar days after the scheduled final examination)
August 12, Saturday SECOND SIX-WEEK SUMMER SESSION ENDS

Final Examination Schedule for Session II

August 10, Thursday   6:30 A.M. - 8:30 A.M.
August 10, Thursday   8:00 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
August 11, Friday   8:00 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.
August 12, Saturday   9:00 A.M. - 11.00 A.M.
August 10, Thursday   11:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.
August 11, Friday   11:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.
August 10, Thursday   2:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.
August 11, Friday   2:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.
August 10, Thursday   6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
August 10, Thursday   6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
August 11, Friday   6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
August 11, Friday   6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.