Academics

Academic Calendar

FALL 2013 SEMESTER

June 1 Saturday International Student Application Deadline
June 29 Saturday New Student/Parent Summer Orientation
July 5 Friday All official transcripts due for August enrollment (Admissions Office)
July 13 Saturday COMPASS Testing 8:00 a.m. – 12 noon ONLY
July 8-25 Monday-Thursday ON-GOING COMPASS TESTING
July 27 Saturday Adult Education Testing & Orientation begin at 9:00 a.m.
July 31 Wednesday Housing Application Deadline (Fall Semester)

New Adjunct and Faculty Orientation

August 1 Thursday All Faculty Report- Faculty & Staff Institute
August 2 Friday Faculty Institute
August 2-3 Friday-Saturday UNV101 – Block Students Only
August 4 Sunday Residence Halls Open – First Time Freshmen/Transfers
August 6 Tuesday First Time Freshmen Testing (COMPASS)  9 – 12pm& 1pm – 4pm

Gibbs 206, Flipper Library & Gibbs 107, B1

August 9 Friday Returning Students Arrive

Block I classes begin

August 12 Monday Classes and Attendance Documentation Begin for Traditional Students
August 13 Tuesday Late Registration – Traditional Students  ($50.00 fee)
August 17 Saturday Last Day to Register and Add/Drop Class  – Block I ONLY
August 24 Saturday Last Day to withdraw without a GPA penalty – Block I ONLY
    Block I Midterms
August 28 Wednesday Last Day to Register  and Add/Drop for Fall Semester
August 29 Thursday No shows will be administratively withdrawn from all classes
September 2 Monday Labor Day
Classes Suspended
Offices and Library Closed
September 3 Tuesday Classes Resume
September 6-7 Friday-Saturday Block I Course Evaluations
September 14 Saturday Block I – Final Examinations
September 17 Tuesday Block I Grades entered into Self Service by 12:00 p.m.
September  19 Thursday Fall Convocation (All Faculty/Staff/Students)
September 20-21 Friday-Saturday Block II Classes and Attendance Documentation Begin
September 27 Friday Academic Affairs Annual Planning
September 28 Saturday Last Day to Register and Add/Drop Class  – Block II ONLY
September 30 Monday Apply for December Graduation
October 4 Friday Administrative Annual Planning (Non Academic Units)
October 4 Friday Spring 2014 Master Schedule due to Registrar’s Office
October 5 Saturday Last Day to withdraw without a GPA penalty – Block II ONLY

Block II Midterms

October 7-11 Monday-Friday Mid-Semester Examinations – NO EXTRA CURRICULAR
October 10 Thursday Last Day to Submit Grade Changes for Spring 2013

Last Day for Removing Incomplete (I) Grades for Spring 2013

October 14-15 Monday-Tuesday Fall Break
    Classes Suspended
    Offices and Library Closed – Staff Fall Break
October 16 Wednesday Mid-term grades are due
    Classes resume and Offices and Library are Open
October 18 Friday Last Day to withdraw from class without GPA penalty – Traditional Students
October 18-19 Friday-Saturday Block II Course Evaluations
October 22 Tuesday Academic Awards Ceremony at 11:00 a.m. in the Gymnatorium
October 24 Thursday DECLARE or CHANGE your Major Day
October 26 Saturday Block II Final Examination
October 28-November 2 Monday-Saturday Institutional Assessments (General Education, Major Field—-No Extracurricular Activities, No C.A.R.S.)
October 29 Tuesday Block II Grades entered into Self Service by 12:00 p.m.
November 1-2 Friday-

Saturday

Block III Classes and Attendance Documentation Begin
November 5 Tuesday Advisement/ Registration for Spring 2013
    Spring Book Orders Due
November 9 Saturday Last Day to Register and Add/Drop Class  – Block III ONLY
November 16 Saturday Last Day to withdraw without a GPA penalty – Block III ONLY

Block III Midterms

November 26 Tuesday Residence Halls close at 6:00 p.m.
November 27-29 Wednesday-Friday Thanksgiving Holiday
All Classes Suspended
Offices and Library Closed
December 1 Sunday Residence Halls open at 12:00 p.m.
December 2 Monday Classes Resume
  Monday All official transcripts due for January enrollment (Admissions Office)
December 2-7 Monday-Saturday Pre-Examination Week (No Extracurricular Activities, No C.A.R.S.)
December 7 Saturday Block III Course Evaluations
December  9-14 Monday-Saturday Final Examination for Traditional/Block III
December 13 Friday Residence Halls close at 6:00 p.m.

Last Day of Class

December 17 Tuesday Grades entered into Self Service by 12:00 p.m.
December 18 Wednesday Last Day for Faculty at 5:00 p.m.
December 19 Thursday Offices/Library Close at 5:00 p.m.

 

SPRING 2014 SEMESTER

January 2 Thursday Faculty/Staff Institute
January 3 Friday Residence Halls Open – First Time Freshmen and Transfers arrive

(9:00-4:00 pm)

January 3-4 Friday-Saturday Block IV Classes  and Attendance Documentation Begin
January 4 Saturday FTF/Transfer Assessment & Registration

(9:00am – 12:00noon & 1:00pm-4:00pm)

January 4-5 Saturday-Sunday Returning Students Arrive
January 6 Monday Classes  and Attendance Documentation Begin
January 7 Tuesday Late Registration – Traditional Students  ($50.00 fee)
January 11 Saturday Last Day to Register and Add/Drop Class  – Block IV ONLY
January 17-18 Friday-Saturday Block IV Mid-term Examinations
January 20 Monday Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday
    Classes Suspended
    Offices and Library Closed
January 21 Tuesday Classes Resume
January 24 Friday Last Day to Register  and Add/Drop for Spring Semester
January 24-25 Friday-Saturday Block IV Course Evaluations &Last Day to withdraw without a GPA penalty – Block IV ONLY
January 27 Monday Apply for May Graduation
    No shows will be administratively withdrawn from all classes
February 7 Friday Summer School 2014 Master Schedule Due to Registrar’s Office
February 7-8 Friday-Saturday Block IV Final Examinations
February 12 Wednesday Block IV Grades entered into Self Service by 12:00 p.m.
February  14-15 Friday-Saturday Block V Classes and Attendance Documentation Begin
February 18 Tuesday Founders Day
February  20 Friday-Saturday Last Day to Register and Add/Drop Class  – Block V ONLY
February  21-22 Friday-Saturday Block V Mid-term Examinations
February 28 Friday Last Day to Submit Grade Changes for Fall 2013
    Last Day for Removing Incomplete (I) Grades for Fall 2013
March 1 Friday Fall 2014 Master Schedule due to Registrar’s Office
March 3-7 Monday-Friday Mid-Semester Examinations
March 7 Friday Last Day to Apply for May 2013 Graduation
    Residence Halls Close at 6:00 p.m.
March 10 Monday SUMMER SCHOOL REGISTRATION OPENS
March 10-14 Monday-Friday Spring Break
    Classes Suspended– Block classes meet!
March 12 Wednesday Traditional Grades entered into Self Service by 12:00 p.m.
March 13 Thursday Last Day to withdraw from class without GPA penalty –Traditional Students
March 17 Monday Classes Resume
March 17-22 Monday-Saturday Institutional Assessments (General Education, Major Field, Course Evaluations)
March 21-22 Friday-Saturday Block V  – Final Examinations
March 26 Wednesday Block V Grades entered into Self Service by 12:00 p.m.
March 27 Thursday DECLARE or CHANGE your Major Day
    Non-Academic Units Assessment Training 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
March 28-29 Friday-Saturday Block VI Classes and Attendance Documentation Begin
March 31 Monday Advisement/Registration for Fall 2014 Semester
April 4-5 Friday-Saturday Last Day to Register and Add/Drop Class  – Block VI ONLY
April 11-12 Friday-Saturday Block VI Midterms
April 14 Monday Last day to submit summer school transient forms and supplemental documents to Academic Affairs.
April 15 Tuesday Academic Affairs Awards Ceremony
April 18 Friday Good Friday
    All Classes Suspended
    Offices/Library Closed
April 19 Saturday Block VI Course Evaluations

Last Day to withdraw without a GPA penalty – Block VI ONLY

April 21-May 26 Monday-Saturday Pre-Examination Week – No Extracurricular Activities
April 28-May 3 Monday-Saturday Final Examinations for All Students/Graduates  and Block VI
May 2 Friday Last Day of Class

Residence Halls close at 6:00 p.m.

May 4-8 Sunday – Thursday Senior Week
May 6 Tuesday Senior Final Grades entered into Self Service by 5:00 p.m.
May 9 Friday Baccalaureate Services 7:00 p.m.
May 10 Saturday Commencement 10:00 a.m.
May 13 Tuesday Grades entered into Self Service by 12 noon for Traditional Students
May 14-15 Wednesday-Thursday Faculty Institute /Retreat
May 16 Friday Last Day for Faculty