2007-2008 & 2008-2009 Academic Calendars

Semester I

2007-2008

2008-2009

 

Academic Year Begins Officially

Monday, August 27

Monday, August 25

 

New Student Welcome Weekend

Friday, August 31 to

Monday, September 3

Friday, August 29 to

Monday, September 1

 

Labor Day—Holiday (no classes)

Monday, September 3

Monday, September 1

 

Classes Begin 7:45 a.m.

Tuesday, September 4

Tuesday, September 2

 

Last Day for online TALON schedule changes

Monday, September 10

Monday, September 8

 

Midsemester

Friday, October 19

Friday, October 17

 

Last Day to Withdraw from Classes

Friday, October 26

Friday, October 24

 

Last Day to Withdraw from University

Friday, November 16

Friday, November 14

 

Special Days

Thursday classes-Tuesday, November 20

Friday classes-Wednesday, November 21

Thursday Classes–Tuesday, November 25

Friday Classes-Wednesday, November 26

 

Thanksgiving:                  Recess Begins 5:30 p.m.

Wednesday, November 21

Wednesday, November 26

 

Classes Resume 7:45 a.m.

Monday, November 26

Monday, December 1

 

Last Day of Classes

Wednesday, December 12

Wednesday, December 10

 

Closure Period

Study Day: Thursday, December 13

Study Day: Thursday, December 11

 

 

through 9:00 p.m.

Final Exams: Friday, December 14

Wednesday, December 19

Final Exams: Friday, December 12

Wednesday, December 17

Commencement

Sunday, December 16

Sunday, December 14

Semester I Ends 9:15 p.m.

Thursday, December 27

Monday,  December 29

 

Grades due @ 8:00 a.m.

Grades due @ 8:00 a.m.

J-Term

January 7-25, 2008

Grades due @ 8 a.m., Friday, February 1 (changed from Friday, January 25)

January 5-23, 2009

Grades due @ 8 a.m., Friday, January 30

 

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday (no classes)

Monday, January 21

Monday, January 19

Semester II

2007-2008

2008-2009

 

Semester II Begins Officially

Tuesday, January 22

Tuesday, January 20

 

New Student Orientation

Sunday, January 27 (changed from Sunday, January 20)

Sunday, January 25

 

Classes Begin 7:45 a.m.

Monday, January 28

Monday, January 26

 

Last Day for online TALON schedule changes

Friday, February 1

Friday, January 30

 

Midsemester

Friday, March 14

Friday, March 13

 

Spring Recess:                 Begins 5:30 p.m.

Friday, March 14

Friday, March 13

 

Classes Resume 7:45 a.m.

Monday, March 24

Monday, March 23

 

Last Day to Withdraw from Classes

Friday, March 28

Friday, March 27

 

Last Day to Withdraw from University

Friday, April 18

Friday, April 17

 

Last Day of Classes

Friday, May 9

Friday, May 8

 

Closure Period

Monday, May 12

Monday, May 11

 

through 9:00 p.m.

Friday, May 16

Friday, May 15

 

Commencement

Saturday, May 17

Saturday, May 16

 

Semester II Ends 9:15 p.m.

Friday, May 23

Grades due @ 8 a.m.

Friday, May 22

Grades due @ 8 a.m.

 

Academic Year Ends Officially

Sunday, May 25

Sunday, May 24

 

Summer Session I

2008

2009

 

Begins

Tuesday, May 27 (changed from Monday, May 21)

Tuesday, May 26

 

Last Day of Classes/Final Exams                            

Friday, June 20

Friday, June 19

Summer Session II

 

 

Begins

Monday, June 23

Monday, June 22

Holiday (no classes)

Friday, July 4

 

Last Day of Classes/Final Exams

Friday, July 18

Friday, July 17

Summer Session III

 

 

Begins

Monday, July 21

Monday, July 20

Last Day of Classes/Final Exams

Friday, August 15

Friday, August 14

 

Grades Due for all Summer Sessions                           

Wednesday, August 20 @ 8 a.m.

Wednesday, August 19 @ 8 a.m.