2007-2008 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 day immediately following a weekend or legal holiday.

Approved: March 19th, 2007


Table of Contents:

Fall (First) Semester 2007

August 1, 2007, Wednesday First deferred payment due for Fall 2007
August 18, Saturday Residence Halls open for check-in of new residents
August 18, Saturday to
August 21, Tuesday
Payment of tuition/fees for new students, transfer and Former Students Returning (FSR). Initial Financial Aid disbursement for Fall 2007.
August 20, Monday to
August 21, Tuesday
Orientation, Academic Advisement, Course Selection for new students, transfers and Former Students Returning (FSR).
August 22, Wednesday to
August 24, Friday
LATE REGISTRATION for all students
August 22, Wednesday to
August 31, Friday
Consortium Registration
August 23, Thursday Residence Halls open for continuing students
August 24, Friday to
August 31, 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 27, Monday FORMAL CLASSES BEGIN
August 27, Monday Initial Financial Aid disbursement for Fall 2007 (undergraduate and graduate students). NOTE: Student Financial Services will begin check processing in 7 to 10 days following the disbursement of Financial Aid.
September 1, Saturday Deadline for receipt of Application for Admission for Spring 2008
September 2, Sunday Deadline for 100% refund of tuition/fees*
September 3, Monday LABOR DAY - LEGAL HOLIDAY
September 8, Saturday COURSE WITHDRAWAL FEE EFFECTIVE*
September 8, Saturday Graduate Expository Writing Examination
September 17, Monday Financial Aid files closed for determination of credit hours for Fall 2007 aid disbursements
September 28, Friday OPENING CONVOCATION
Cramton Auditorium, 11:00 A.M. (Classes suspended 10:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.)
October 1, Monday Deadline for students checking out of Residence Halls to receive 50% refund of housing charges
October 5, Friday Preliminary Enrollment Census Date
October 5, Friday Deadline for 50% refund of tuition/fees
October 8, Monday COLUMBUS DAY OBSERVED - LEGAL HOLIDAY
October 21, Sunday Deadline for students checking out of Residence Halls to receive 25% refund of housing charges*
October 23, Tuesday Deadline for instructors to submit Mid-Term Status Reports via the web to Enrollment Management/Records
October 23, Tuesday Deadline for faculty to submit Unofficial Withdrawal (UW) and Never Reported (NR) grades via the Web to Enrollment Management/Records for Fall 2007
October 23, Tuesday Second deferred payment due for Fall 2007
October 25, Thursday Deadline for receipt of approved applications for Intra-University Transfers for Spring 2008 in Enrollment Management/Records
October 25, Thursday Deadline for receipt of Federal Stafford and Federal PLUS loan applications for Spring 2008
October 25, Thursday Deadline for 25% refund of tuition/fees (Last day for refunds)
October 26, Friday Final Enrollment Census Date
October 27, Saturday Senior Comprehensive Examination in major fields for College of Arts and Sciences prospective December 2007 and May and Summer 2008 graduates
October 29, Monday to
November 9, Friday
GENERAL REGISTRATION (GR) for Spring 2008
November 1, Thursday Early Action deadline for receipt of Applications for Admission for Fall 2008
November 12, Monday VETERAN'S DAY OBSERVED - LEGAL HOLIDAY
November 16, Friday LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW FROM A COURSE
November 16, Friday LAST DAY TO COMPLETE A TOTAL WITHDRAWAL FROM THE UNIVERSITY
November 22, Thursday to
November 25, Sunday
THANKSGIVING RECESS
December 6, Thursday FORMAL CLASSES END
December 7, Friday Deadline for students to clear Spring 2008 incomplete grades with instructors
December 7, Friday to
December 9, Sunday
READING PERIOD
December 10, Monday to December 11, Tuesday DEPARTMENTAL EXAMINATIONS
December 12, Wednesday
to December 18, Tuesday
  FINAL EXAMINATIONS
(Deadline for instructors to submit final grades via the web is 5 calendar days after the scheduled final examination)
December 17, Monday First deferred payment due for Spring 2008
December 19, Wednesday FIRST SEMESTER ENDS
December 19, Wednesday Deadline for academic deans to submit Special Grade Reports to Enrollment Management/Records for removal of incomplete grades for Spring 2007
December 20, Thursday Residence Halls close at 5:00 P.M.

Departmental Examination Schedule

English 002 & 003   Monday, December 10   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Accounting Principles 1   Monday, December 10   10:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
French 001, 002, & 003   Monday, December 10   12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Spanish 001, 002, & 003   Monday, December 10   12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Social Science   Monday, December 10   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
General Physics   Monday, December 10   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Management Info. Systems   Monday, December 10   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Economics 001 & 002   Tuesday, December 11   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Finance Principles   Tuesday, December 11   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Accounting Principles   Tuesday, December 11   10:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Comprehensive Sciences   Tuesday, December 11   12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Classical Mythology   Tuesday, December 11   12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Academic Reinforcement   Tuesday, December 11   1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Mathematics   Tuesday, December 11   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Course Examination Schedule

8:10 a.m. MWF   Wednesday, December 12   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
8:10 a.m. TTH   Thursday, December 13   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
9:10 a.m. MWF   Friday, December 14   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
9:40 a.m. TTH   Monday, December 17   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
10:10 a.m. MWF   Tuesday, December 18   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
11:10 a.m. MWF   Wednesday, December 19   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
11:10 a.m. TTH   Wednesday, December 19   11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
12:10 p.m. MWF   Wednesday, December 12   11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
12:40 p.m. MW   Wednesday, December 12   11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
12:40 p.m. TTH   Thursday, December 13   11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
1:10 p.m. MWF   Friday, December 14   11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
2:10 p.m. MWF   Monday, December 17   11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
2:10 p.m. TTH   Tuesday, December 18   11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
3:10 p.m. MWF   Monday, December 17   2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
4:10 p.m. MWF   Wednesday, December 12   2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
5:10 p.m. MWF   Thursday, December 13   2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
5:10 p.m. TTH   Friday, December 14   2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
9:10 p.m. MWF   Wednesday, December 19   2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
6:10 p.m. MWF   Wednesday, December 12   5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
6:40 p.m. TTH   Thursday, December 13   5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
7:10 p.m. MWF   Friday, December 14   5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
8:10 p.m. MWF   Monday, December 17   5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
8:10 p.m. TTH   Tuesday, December 18   5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Note: For those classes that meet once weekly or at a time not shown above, the instructor should schedule, in consultation with the student(s) involved, the final exam (if any). These instructors should contact EM/Records to arrange for an examination room.

Spring (Second) Semester 2008

December 17, 2007, Monday First deferred payment due for Spring 2008
January 7, 2008, Monday Residence Halls open for check-in of new residents
January 7, Monday Orientation begins for new undergraduate, graduate, and transfer students
January 7, Monday and
January 8, Tuesday
ACADEMIC ADVISEMENT, COURSE REGISTRATION, and PAYMENT of tuition/fees for all new students and former students returning (FSR)
January 8, Tuesday Residence Halls open for continuing students
January 8, Tuesday to
January 11, Friday
Consortium Registration
January 9, Wednesday FORMAL CLASSES BEGIN
January 9, Wednesday Initial Financial Aid disbursement for Spring 2008 (undergraduate and graduate students)
January 9, Wednesday to
January 16, Wednesday
LATE REGISTRATION for all students
January 9, Wednesday to
January 16, 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 12, Saturday Graduate Expository Writing Examination for students in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
January 15, Tuesday Deadline for 100% refund of tuition/fees
January 17, Thursday COURSE WITHDRAWAL FEE EFFECTIVE*
January 18, Friday Deadline for receipt of December 2007 Graduation Recommendations in Office of the Secretary of the University - 5:00 P.M.
January 21, Monday MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.'S BIRTHDAY OBSERVED - LEGAL HOLIDAY
February 1, Friday Deadline for receipt of advance payment from Continuing students to confirm housing Assignments and waiting list positions for Fall 2008
February 8, Friday   Financial Aid files closed for determination of credit hours for Spring 2008 aid disbursements
February 8, Friday Deadline for students checking out of Residence Halls to receive 50% refund of housing charges
February 15, Friday Priority deadline for receipt of 2008-2009 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) - FTIC
February 15, Friday Deadline for receipt of Applications for Admission for Fall 2008
February 17, Sunday Preliminary Enrollment Census date
February 17, Sunday Deadline for 50% refund of tuition/fees
February 18, Monday PRESIDENTS' DAY OBSERVED - LEGAL HOLIDAY
March 6, Thursday Deadline for students checking out of Residence Halls to receive 25% refund of housing charges
March 7, Friday CHARTER DAY CONVOCATION
Cramton Auditorium, 11:00 A.M.
(Classes suspended 10:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.)
March 7, Friday Deadline for instructors to submit Mid-Term Status Reports via the web to Enrollment Management/Records
March 7, Friday Deadline for instructors to submit Unofficial Withdrawal (UW) and Never Reported (NR) grades to Enrollment Management/Records for Spring 2008
March 8, Saturday Deadline for 25% refund of tuition/fees*
(Last day for refunds)
March 8, Saturday Final Enrollment Census date*
March 15, Saturday Second deferred payment due for Spring 2008*
March 15, Saturday Deadline for receipt of approved applications for Intra-University Transfers for Fall 2008 in Enrollment Management/Records
March 15, Saturday Priority deadline for receipt of 2008-2009 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) - for continuing students and Former Students Returning (FSRs)
March 15, Saturday to
March 23, Sunday
SPRING RECESS
March 24, Monday to
April 4, Friday
GENERAL REGISTRATION (GR) for Fall 2008
March 29, Saturday Senior Comprehensive Examination in major fields for College of Arts and Sciences prospective May, Summer, and December 2008 graduates
March 31, Monday Deadline for receipt of Financial Aid applications for Summer 2008
April 7, Monday to
April 18, Friday
GENERAL REGISTRATION FOR SUMMER 2008
April 7, Monday LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW FROM A COURSE
April 7, Monday LAST DAY TO COMPLETE A TOTAL WITHDRAWAL FROM THE UNIVERSITY
  April 15, Tuesday     Deadline for receipt of approved applications for Intra-University Transfers for Summer 2008
April 21, Monday to
April 23, Wednesday
FINAL EXAMINATIONS FOR PROSPECTIVE GRADUATES
April 24, Thursday FORMAL CLASSES END
April 24, Thursday Deadline for students to clear Fall 2007 incomplete grades with instructors
April 25, Friday DEADLINE FOR INSTRUCTORS TO SUBMIT GRADES FOR PROSPECTIVE GRADUATES - 3:OO P.M.
April 25, Friday to
April 27, Sunday
READING PERIOD
April 28, Monday to
April 29, Tuesday
DEPARTMENTAL EXAMINATIONS
April 30, Wednesday to
May 7, Wednesday
FINAL EXAMINATIONS
(Deadline for instructors to submit final grades via the web deans is 5 calendar days after the scheduled final examination)
May 7, Wednesday SECOND SEMESTER ENDS
May 8, Thursday Deadline for receipt of May 2008 Graduation Recommendations in Office of the Secretary of the University - 5:00 P.M.
May 10, Saturday COMMENCEMENT Upper Quadrangle- Main Campus, 10:00 AM
May 11, Sunday Residence Halls close at 5:00 P.M.
May 19, Monday Evaluate Satisfactory Academic Progress for 2007-2008

Departmental Final Examination Schedule

REVISED 2/11/08

Courses   Date   Time
English 002 & 003   Monday, April 28   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Accounting Principles 1   Monday, April 28   10:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
French 001, 002, & 003   Monday, April 28   12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Spanish 001, 002, & 003   Monday, April 28   12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Social Science   Monday, April 28   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
General Physics   Monday, April 28   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Management Info. Systems   Monday, April 28   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Economics 001 & 002   Tuesday, April 29   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Finance Principles   Tuesday, April 29   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Accounting Principles   Tuesday, April 29   10:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Comprehensive Sciences   Tuesday, April 29   12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Classical Mythology   Tuesday, April 29   12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Academic Reinforcement   Tuesday, April 29   1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Mathematics   Tuesday, April 29   4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Course Final Examination Schedule

REVISED 2/11/08

Time/Days   Date   Time
8:10 a.m. MWF   Wednesday, April 30   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
8:10 a.m. TTH   Thursday, May 1   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
9:10 a.m. MWF   Friday, May 2   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
9:40 a.m. TTH   Monday, May 5   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
10:10 a.m. MWF   Tuesday, May 6   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
11:10 a.m. MWF   Wednesday, May 7   8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
11:10 a.m. TTH   Wednesday, May 7   11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
12:10 p.m. MWF   Wednesday, April 30   11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
12:40 p.m. MW   Wednesday, April 30   11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
12:40 p.m. TTH   Thursday, May 1   11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
1:10 p.m. MWF   Friday, May 2   11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
2:10 p.m. MWF   Monday, May 5   11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
2:10 p.m. TTH   Tuesday, May 6   11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
3:10 p.m. MWF   Monday, May 5   2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
3:40 p.m. TTH   Tuesday, May 6   2:00 p.m. -- 4:00 p.m.
4:10 p.m. MWF   Wednesday, April 30   2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
5:10 p.m. MWF   Thursday, May 1   2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
5:10 p.m. TTH   Friday, May 2   2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
9:10 p.m. MWF   Wednesday, May 7   2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
6:10 p.m. MWF   Wednesday, April 30   5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
6:40 p.m. TTH   Thursday, May 1   5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
7:10 p.m. MWF   Friday, May 2   5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
8:10 p.m. MWF   Monday, May 5   5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
8:10 p.m. TTH   Tuesday, May 6   5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Note: For those classes that meet once weekly or at a time not shown above, the instructor should schedule, in consultation with the student(s) involved, the final exam (if any). These instructors should contact EM/Records to arrange for an examination room to be scheduled.

Summer School 2008

SESSION I:   SESSION II:
May 27 - July 1   July 7 - Aug 11
Registration: May 21 and 22   Registration: July 2 and 3

Session I

May 21, 2008, Wednesday Residence Halls open for check-in of summer residents
May 21, Wednesday and
May 22, Thursday
REGISTRATION for all students
May 23, Friday to
May 29, Thursday
LATE REGISTRATION for all students
May 26, Monday MEMORIAL DAY OBSERVED- LEGAL HOLIDAY
May 27, Tuesday FORMAL CLASSES BEGIN
May 27, Tuesday Initial Financial aid disbursement for Summer 2008 Session I (undergraduate and graduate students). NOTE: Student Financial Services will begin check processing in 7 to 10 days following the disbursement of Financial Aid.
May 27, Tuesday Deadline for 100% refund of tuition/fees
May 27, Tuesday to
May 29, 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)
May 30, Friday Deadline for faculty to submit Unofficial Withdrawal (UW) and Never Reported (NR) grades via the Web to Enrollment Management/Records for Summer Session I 2008
May 30, Friday Financial Aid files closed for determination of credit hours for Summer 2008 aid disbursements
May 30, Friday Deadline for 50% refund of tuition/fees
June 6, Friday Deadline for 25% refund of tuition/fees*
June 6, Friday LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW FROM A COURSE
June 27, Friday FORMAL CLASSES END
June 27, Friday LAST DAY TO COMPLETE A TOTAL WITHDRAWAL FROM THE UNIVERSITY (for First Five-week Session)
June 28, Saturday Official GRADUATION DATE for Summer 2008 degree recipients in the Colleges of Dentistry and Medicine only
June 28, Saturday to
July 1, Tuesday
FINAL EXAMINATIONS
(Deadline for instructors to submit final grades to academic deans is 3 calendar days after the scheduled final examination)
July 1, Tuesday FIRST FIVE-WEEK SUMMER SESSION ENDS

Final Examination Schedule for Session I

6:30 AM Classes

 

June 30, Monday

 

6:30 AM – 8:30 AM

7:30 AM Classes

 

June 30, Monday

 

8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

9:15 AM Classes

 

July 1, Tuesday

 

8:00 AM- 10:00 AM

9:00 AM Classes

 

June 28, Saturday

 

9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

11:00 AM Classes

 

June 30, Monday

 

11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

1:00 PM Classes

 

July 1, Tuesday

 

11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

2:45 PM Classes

 

June 30, Monday

 

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

4:30 PM Classes

 

July 1, Tuesday

 

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

5:30 PM Classes

 

June 30, Monday

 

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

6:15 PM Classes

 

June 30, Monday

 

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

7:30 PM Classes

 

July 1, Tuesday

 

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

8:00 PM Classes

 

July 1, Tuesday

 

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Session II

July 2, Wednesday and
July 3, Thursday
REGISTRATION for all students
July 4, Friday INDEPENDENCE DAY- LEGAL HOLIDAY
July 7, Monday and
July 8, Tuesday
LATE REGISTRATION for all students
July 7, Monday FORMAL CLASSES BEGIN
July 7, Monday         Initial Financial Aid disbursement for Summer 2008 Session II (undergraduate and graduate students). NOTE: Student Financial Services will begin check processing in 7 to 10 days following the disbursement.
July 7, Monday Deadline for 100% refund of tuition/fees
July 7, Monday and
July 8, 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)
July 9, Wednesday Financial Aid files closed for determination of credit hours for Summer 2008 aid disbursements
July 10, 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 2008
July 12, Saturday Deadline for 50% refund of tuition/fees*
July 17, Thursday Deadline for 25% refund of tuition/fees
July 24, Thursday LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW FROM A COURSE
August 7, Thursday FORMAL CLASSES END
August 7, Thursday LAST DAY TO COMPLETE A TOTAL WITHDRAWAL FROM THE UNIVERSITY (for Second Five-week Session)
August 8, Friday to
August 11, Monday
FINAL EXAMINATIONS
(Deadline for instructors to submit final grades to academic deans is 3 calendar days after the scheduled final examination)
August 11, Monday SECOND FIVE-WEEK SUMMER SESSION ENDS

Final Examination Schedule for Session II

6:30 AM Classes

 

August 8, Friday

 

6:30 AM – 8:30 AM

7:30 AM Classes

 

August 8, Friday

 

8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

9:15 AM Classes

 

August 11, Monday

 

8:00 AM- 10:00 AM

9:00 AM Classes

 

August 9, Saturday

 

9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

11:00 AM Classes

 

August 8, Friday

 

11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

1:00 PM Classes

 

August 11, Monday

 

11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

2:45 PM Classes

 

August 8, Friday

 

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

4:30 PM Classes

 

August 11, Monday

 

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

5:30 PM Classes

 

August 8, Friday

 

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

6:15 PM Classes

 

August 8, Friday

 

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

7:30 PM Classes

 

August 11, Monday

 

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

8:00 PM Classes

 

August 11, Monday

 

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM