Fall 2014

Fall 2014

August

Thu. 21 – Sun. 24 Returning students move in by date assigned by Residence Life
Fri. 22 Residence halls open 7:30 a.m.-12:00 noon for entering freshmen and new transfer students
Fri. 22 Honor Convocation
Mon. 25 Classes begin (16-week semester & 1st 8-week term)
Fri. 29 Last day to add courses (by 5:00 pm, 16-week semester & 1st 8-week term)

September

Wed. 3 Last day to drop a 1st 8-week course without a grade of W
Fri. 12 Last day to drop a 16-week semester course without a grade of W
Fri. 19 Last day to change to/from a pass/fail grade for 1st 8-week term
Fri. 19 Last day to withdraw from a 1st 8-week course without a grade of F
Fri. 19 – Sun. 21 Family Weekend
Tue. 23 Declaration of Major is due (B.A./B.S. students only)

October

Fri. 10 Classes end for 1st 8-week term
Fri. 10 Last day to withdraw from the University (all courses) if registered for a 1st 8-week course (students may not be enrolled for 2nd 8-week session if withdrawing from 1st 8-week session)
Sat. 11 – Tue. 14 Fall Break (16-week semester); residence halls remain open
Mon. 13 – Fri. 17 Final exams for 1st 8-week term
Mon. 20 Classes begin (2nd 8-week term)
Fri. 24 Last day to change to/from a pass/fail grade (16-week semester)
Fri. 24 Last day to withdraw from a 16-week course without a grade of F
Fri. 24 Last day to add courses (by 5:00 pm, 2nd 8-week term)
Fri. 24 – Sat. 25 Homecoming Weekend
Mon. 27 Advance registration for upcoming Spring semester begins
Wed. 29 Last day to drop a 2nd 8-week course without a grade of W

November

Fri. 7 Advance registration for upcoming Spring semester ends
Fri. 14 Last day to change to/from a pass/fail grade for 2nd 8-week term
Fri. 14 Last day to withdraw from a 2nd 8-week course without a grade of F
Wed. 26 *Thanksgiving Break begins (Eagle Landing remains open. Other residence halls close at l0:00 a.m. Wednesday and reopen at 2:00 p.m. Sunday)
Sun. 30 Thanksgiving Break ends

December

Fri. 5 Last day of classes for 16-week semester and 2nd 8-week term
Fri. 5 Last day to withdraw from the University if registered for 16-week courses and/or 2nd 8-week courses if no grade has been received in 1st 8-week term
Sat. 6 – Sun. 7 Reading Period
Mon. 8 – Fri. 12 Final examinations (16-week semester & 2nd 8-week term)
Sat. 13 Residence halls (except for Eagle Landing) close at 10:00 a.m.
*Out-of-state and international students may contact the Office of Residence Life and Housing to investigate possible housing options during Break.