Dec 03, 2020  
2013-2014 University Catalog 
    
2013-2014 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar


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   Friday, January 10
Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service (No Classes)   Monday, January 20
Monday Schedule for Classes   Friday, January 24
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
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
     

Academic Year 2014–2015*

Fall 2014

Drop/Add Period Begins   Monday, August 18
Classes Begin for All Students   Monday, August 25
Labor Day Holiday (No Classes)   Monday, September 1
Monday Schedule for Classes   Tuesday, September 2
Drop/Add Period Ends   Friday, September 5
Mid-Semester Pacing Break (No Classes)   Monday, October 13
Course Withdrawal Deadline   Friday, October 17
Spring Registration Begins   Sunday–Friday, November 2–14
University Is Open for Business   Wednesday, November 26
Thanksgiving Recess (No Classes)   Wednesday–Friday, November 26–28
Last Day of Classes   Friday, December 5
Final Examinations Begin   Saturday, December 6
Reading Day (No Classes or Exams)   Wednesday, December 10
Final Examinations End   Friday, December 12
Fall Semester Ends   Friday, December 12
     

Spring 2015

Drop/Add Period Begins   Wednesday, January 7
Fall Semester Make-Up Exams**    Thursday, January 8
Classes Begin for All Students    Monday, January 12
Drop/Add Period Ends    Friday, January 23
Spring Recess (No Classes)    Monday–Friday, March 2–6
Classes Resume    Monday, March 9
Course Withdrawal Deadline    Friday, March 13
Fall and Summer Registration Begins    Sunday–Friday, April 5–17
Last Day of Classes    Friday, April 24
Final Examinations Begin    Saturday, April 25
Reading Day (No Classes or Exams)    Wednesday, April 29
Final Examinations End    Friday, May 1
Spring Semester Ends    Friday, May 1
Spring Semester Make-Up Exams**    Thursday, May 7
     

 *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