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Undergraduate and Professional Studies Students

For Faculty:

Dates of Academic Year for Faculty Contracts: August 22, 2005 - May 21, 2006
Annual Faculty Contracts: July 1, 2005 - June 30, 2006


Fall 2005

Key: Session 1: 16 weeks 8/29/05 - 12/17/06 (semester)
Session 2: 8 weeks 8/29/05 - 10/22/05
Session 3: 8 weeks 9/12/05 - 11/5/05
Session 4: 8 weeks 10/24/05 - 12/17/05
Session 5: 8 weeks 11/7/05 - 1/14/06
Session 6: 20 weeks 8/29/05– 1/14/06
Session 7: 4 weeks 12/19/05– 1/14/06
August 2005
24-28 Wednesday-Sunday New undergraduate student orientation
29 Monday Classes begin for Sessions 1, 2 & 6
29 Monday Late Registration for Fall Sessions 1, 2 & 6 begins
September 2005
5 Monday Labor Day holiday; classes excused
6 Tuesday Late Registration for Fall Sessions 1,2 & 6 ends
10 Saturday College of Professional Studies and Part-Time Studies orientation
12 Monday Fall Session 3 begins
12 Monday Fall Session 3 late registration begins
20 Tuesday Fall Session 3 registration ends
October 2005
7-8 Friday-Saturday Make-up examinations; removal of incompletes from Spring Term 2004-05
7 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 2
20-21 Thursday-Friday Undergraduate midterm break; undergraduate classes excused for Session 1
21 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 3
22 Saturday Fall session 2 ends
24 Monday Fall session 4 begins
24 Monday Session 4 late registration begins
31-Nov. 4 Monday-Friday Advising for Spring Term 2005-2006 registration
November 2005
1 Tuesday Session 4 registration ends
5 Saturday Fall Session 3 ends
7 Monday Early Registration for Spring Term 2005-2006 begins
7 Monday Fall Session 5 begins
7 Monday Session 5 late registration begins
15 Tuesday Session 5 registration ends
18 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 1 & 6
21-27 Monday-Sunday Thanksgiving holiday; classes excused for Professional Studies
23-27 Wednesday-Sunday Thanksgiving holiday; classes excused for Sessions 1 & 4
28 Monday Sessions 1, 4 & 5 classes resume
December 2005
1 Thursday Interim registration for Spring Term 2005-2006 begins
2 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 4
10 Saturday Classes end for Session 1
12-17 Monday-Saturday Final examinations for Session 1 - undergraduate and graduate
17 Saturday Fall Sessions 1 & 4 end
18 Sunday Mid-year graduation ceremonies
19 Monday Classes begin for Session 7
18-Jan. 15 Sunday-Sunday Christmas holiday; classes excused for Sessions 1
23 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 5
24-1 Jan Saturday- Sunday Christmas holiday; classes excused for Session 5

Spring 2006

Key: Session 1: 16 weeks 1/16/06 - 5/13/06 (semester)
Session 2: 8 weeks 1/16/06 - 3/11/06
Session 3: 8 weeks 3/13/06 - 5/13/06
Session 4: 22 weeks 1/16/06 - 6/16/06
January 2006
2 Monday Classes resume for Session 5
14 Saturday Fall Session 5,6 and 7 end
14 Saturday College of Professional Studies/Part-time Studies orientation
16 Monday Martin Luther King Day; classes excused
16 Monday Late registration for Spring Term 2005-2006 begins for Sessions 1 & 2
17 Tuesday Classes begin for Spring Sessions 1 & 2
24 Tuesday Late Registration for Spring Sessions 1 & 2 ends
February 2006
17-18 Friday-Saturday Make-up examinations; removal of incompletes for undergraduates from Fall 2005-2006
24 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 2
March 2006
6 Monday Registration for Summer Term begins
11 Saturday Spring Session 2 ends
12-19 Sunday-Sunday Spring break; classes excused for Session 1 (except for Professional Studies)
13 Monday Session 3 begins
13 Monday Session 3 late registration begins
20 Monday Classes resume for Session 1
20-24 Monday-Friday Advising for Fall Term 2006-2007
21 Tuesday Spring Session 3 registration ends
27 Monday Early registration for Fall Term 2006-2007 begins
April 2006
9-16 Sunday-Sunday Easter holiday; College of Professional Studies
13-17 Thursday-Monday Easter holiday; Sessions 1 & 3
18 Tuesday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 1
20 Thursday Interim registration for Fall term 2006-2007 begins
28 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Session 3
May 2006
6 Saturday Classes end for Session 1
8-13 Monday-Saturday Final examinations for Session 1 - undergraduate and graduate
13 Saturday Spring Sessions 1 & 3 end
14-19 Sunday-Friday Undergraduate Senior Week
15 Monday Summer Sessions 4 & 6 begin
15 Monday Summer Sessions 4 & 6 late registration begins
20-21 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 Schedule of Classes or check with your particular program to verify dates.


Summer 2006

Key:
Summer Session 1 - 5/22/06– 7/01/06 (Traditional first session 6 week courses)
Summer Session 2 – 7/03/06 - 8/12/06 (Traditional second session 6 week courses)
Summer Session 3 - 5/30/06 - 7/29/06 (8 week courses primarily offered by PS)
Summer Session 4 - 5/15/06 - 7/01/06 (First group of 7 week courses)
Summer Session 5 – 7/03/06 - 8/19/06 (Second group of 7 week courses)
Summer Session 6 - 5/15/06 - 8/19/06 (Courses normally longer than 8 weeks in length)
May 2006
22 Monday Summer Session 1 begins
22 Monday Summer Session 1 late registration begins
23 Tuesday Summer Sessions 4 & 6 late registration ends
24 Wednesday Summer Session 1 late registration ends
29 Monday Memorial Day observed; classes excused
29 Monday Summer Session 3 late registration begins
30 Tuesday Summer Session 3 begins
June 2006
6 Tuesday Summer Session 3 late registration ends
16 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Summer Sessions 1 & 4
July 2006
1 Saturday Summer Sessions 1 & 4 end
2-9 Sunday-Sunday Independence Day holiday; classes excused for courses offered by College of Professional Studies
3 Monday Summer Sessions 2 & 5 begin
3 Monday Summer Sessions 2 & 5 late registration begins
4 Tuesday Independence Day, classes excused
6 Thursday Summer Session 2 late registration ends
11 Tuesday Summer Session 5 late registration ends
14 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Summer Session 3
21 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Summer Session 6
28 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Summer Session 2
29 Saturday Summer Session 3 ends
August 2006
4 Friday Final day for withdrawal with grade of W for Summer Session 5
12 Saturday Summer Session 2 ends
19 Saturday Summer Sessions 5 & 6 ends

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