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2012-2013 University Catalog 
    
2012-2013 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar


Academic Year 2012–2013*

Fall 2012

Drop/Add Period Begins

 

Monday, August 20

Classes Begin for All Students

 

Monday, August 27

Labor Day Holiday (No Classes)

 

Monday, September 3

Monday Schedule for Classes (Except Graduate)

 

Tuesday, September 4

Drop/Add Period Ends

 

Friday, September 7

Mid-Semester Pacing Break (No Classes—Except Graduate)

 

Monday, October 8

Course Withdrawal Deadline

 

Friday, October 19

Spring Registration Begins

 

Sunday–Friday, November 4–16

University Is Open for Business

 

Wednesday, November 21

Thanksgiving Recess (No Classes)

 

Wednesday–Friday, November 21–23

Last Day of Classes

 

Friday, December 7

Final Examinations Begin

 

Saturday, December 8

Reading Day (No Classes or Exams)

 

Wednesday, December 12

Final Examinations End

 

Friday, December 14

Fall Semester Ends

 

Friday, December 14

 

Spring 2013

Drop/Add Period Begins

 

Wednesday, January 9

Fall Semester Make-Up Exams**

 

Thursday, January 10

Classes Begin for All Students

    

Monday, January 14

Drop/Add Period Ends

 

Friday, January 25

Spring Recess (No Classes)

 

Monday–Friday, March 4–8

Classes Resume

 

Monday, March 11

Course Withdrawal Deadline

 

Friday, March 15

Writing Proficiency Exam

 

Thursday, March 21

Fall Registration Begins

 

Sunday–Friday, April 7–19

Last Day of Classes

 

Friday, April 26

Final Examinations Begin

 

Saturday, April 27

Reading Day (No Classes or Exams)

 

Wednesday, May 1

Final Examinations End

 

Friday, May 3

Spring Semester Ends

 

Friday, May 3

Spring Semester Make-Up Exams**

 

Thursday, May 9

     

Academic Year 2013–2014*

Fall 2013

Drop/Add Period Begins

 

Monday, August 19

Classes Begin for All Students

 

Monday, August 26

Labor Day Holiday (No Classes)

 

Monday, September 2

Monday Schedule for Classes (Except Graduate)

 

Tuesday, September 3

Drop/Add Period Ends

 

Friday, September 6

Mid-Semester Pacing Break (No Classes—Except Graduate)

 

Monday, October 14

Course Withdrawal Deadline

 

Friday, October 18

Spring Registration Begins

 

Sunday–Friday, November 3–15

University Is Open for Business

 

Wednesday, November 27

Thanksgiving Recess (No Classes)

 

Wednesday–Friday, November 27–29

Last Day of Classes

 

Friday, December 6

Final Examinations Begin

 

Saturday, December 7

Reading Day (No Classes or Exams)

 

Wednesday, December 11

Final Examinations End

 

Friday, December 13

Fall Semester Ends

 

Friday, December 13

 

Spring 2014

Drop/Add Period Begins

 

Wednesday, January 8

Fall Semester Make-Up Exams**

 

Thursday, January 9

Classes Begin for All Students

    

Monday, January 13

Drop/Add Period Ends

 

Friday, January 24

Spring Recess (No Classes)

 

Monday–Friday, March 3–7

Classes Resume

 

Monday, March 10

Course Withdrawal Deadline

 

Friday, March 14

Writing Proficiency Exam

 

Thursday, March 20

Fall Registration Begins

 

Sunday–Friday, April 6–18

Last Day of Classes

 

Friday, April 25

Final Examinations Begin

 

Saturday, April 26

Reading Day (No Classes or Exams)

 

Wednesday, April 30

Final Examinations End

 

Friday, May 2

Spring Semester Ends

 

Friday, May 2

Spring Semester Make-Up Exams**

 

Thursday, May 8

 

 

 *The Academic Calendar may be subject to change. Please visit our website for the most accurate information: www.usciences.edu.

**Instructor discretion – see Makeup Examination policy in the University Catalog or Student Handbook