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    University of Scranton
   
 
  Sep 24, 2017
 
 
    
Graduate Studies Catalog 2013-2014 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar


On-Campus Programs


FL 2013
INT 2014
SP 2014
  201310 201320 201330
CGCE Orientation 22-Aug    
Classes start 26-Aug 6-Jan 3-Feb
Labor Day Holiday, no classes 2-Sept    
Last Day to drop/no grade with refund* 25-Sept 9-Jan 5-Mar
Last Day to register Comprehensive Exams 27-Sept   28-Mar
Fall/Spring & Easter break begins 12-Oct   15-Mar
Classes resume after Fall/Spring break 16-Oct   24-Mar
Graduate Comprehensive Exams 26-Oct   26-Apr
Last day to withdraw/ “W” Grade 11-Nov 23-Jan 16-Apr
Thanksgiving Holiday begins 27-Nov    
Classes Resume after Holiday 2-Dec    
Last Day for theses, scholarly papers 18-Nov   28-Apr
FINAL EXAMINATIONS 10-14-Dec 30-31-Jan 19-23-May
Last day of term 14-Dec 31-Jan 23-May
Degree conferral/Graduate Commencement 31-Dec 31-Jan 31-May
Memorial Day Holiday     26-May

Summer 2014

  S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 SSP
Session Classes Start 4-Jun 7-Jul 9-Jun 9-Jun 2-Jun 27-May
Last day to drop/no grade with refund* 9-Jun 10-Jul 12-Jun 12-Jun 9-Jun 30-May
Last day to withdraw /”W” Grade 25-Jun 28-Jul 14-Jul 28-Jul 30-Jul 25-Jun
Holiday, No Class     4-Jul 4-Jul 4-Jul  
Last day to register Comprehensive Exams 27-Jun 27-Jun 27-Jun 27-Jun 27-Jun 27-Jun
Graduate Comprehensive Exams 19-Jul 19-Jul 19-Jul 19-Jul 19-Jul 19-Jul
Last day for theses, scholarly papers 28-Jul 28-Jul 28-Jul 28-Jul 28-Jul 28-Jul
Final Exams, if any 2-3-Jul 4-Aug 21-Jul 4-Aug 6-7-Aug 2-3-Jul
Session Ends 3-Jul 4-Aug 21-Jul 4-Aug 7-Aug 3-Jun
Final Grades Due by Noon 8-Jul 11-Aug 25-Jul 11-Aug 1-Aug 8-Jul
Degree conferral 31-Aug 31-Aug 31-Aug 31-Aug 31-Aug 31-Aug

* See refund schedule 

Deadline to Apply for On-Campus Degree Conferral

Students planning to graduate at the end of a particular term must submit to the Office of Student Services and Advising the “Application for Degree” form when they register for the term in which they expect to complete all degree requirements.

Human Resources Online (HRO), MBA Online (MBO) and Education Online Programs

Eight Week Sessions

Common Dates for Special 2013-2014 Terms

Applications for degree deadlines:
Fall 30-Sept
Intersession and May 31-Jan
August 31-May
 
Applications for Online Education Comprehensive Exam deadlines (students admitted prior to August 27, 2012):
Last Day to Register for Comprehensive Exam Comprehensive Exam (Noon-4:00 EST)
September 21, 2013 September 28, 2013
November 2, 2013 November 9, 2013
January 25, 2014 February 1, 2014
April 5, 2014 April 12, 2014
June 7, 2014 June 14, 2014
July 26, 2014 August 2, 2014
   
Degree Conferral dates:  
Fall 31-Dec
Intersession 31-Jan
Spring-COMMENCEMENT 31-May
Summer 31-Aug

Special Fall 2013 - 201315

Part of Term 2A
2B
CLASSES START 26-Aug 21-Oct
Last day to drop/no grade with refund* 11-Sept 6-Nov
Last day to withdraw/”W” grade 9-Oct 4-Dec
Last day of term 20-Oct 15-Dec

Special Spring 2014 - 201335
 

Part of Term 2A 2B
CLASSES START 6-Jan 3-Mar
Last day to drop/no grade with refund* 22-Jan 19-Mar
Last day to withdraw/”W” grade 19-Feb 16-Apr
Last day of term 2-Mar 27-Apr

Special Summer 2014 - 201345
 

Part of Term 2A 2B
CLASSES START 5-May 30-Jun
Last day to drop/no grade with refund* 21-May 16-Jul
Last day to withdraw/”W” grade 18-Jun 13-Aug
Last day of term 29-Jun 24-Aug

MBA Online Modules

Four week sessions 

Special Fall 2013-201315
 

Part of Term 4A 4B 4C 4D
CLASSES START 26-Aug 23-Sept 21-Oct 18-Nov
Last day to drop/ no grade with refund* 29-Aug 26-Sept 24-Oct 21-Nov
Last day to withdraw/”W” grade 15-Sept 13-Oct 10-Nov 8-Dec
Last day for term 22-Sept 20-Oct 17-Nov 15-Dec

Special Spring 2014 - 201235
 

Part of Term 4A 4B 4C 4D
CLASSES START 6-Jan 3-Feb 3-Mar 31-Mar
Last day to drop/no grade with refund* 9-Jan 6-Feb 6-Mar 3-Apr
Last day to withdraw/”W” grade 26-Jan 23-Feb 23-Mar 20-Apr
Last day of term 2-Feb 2-Mar 30-Mar 27-Apr

Special Summer 2014 - 201345
 

Part of Term 4A 4B 4C 4D
CLASSES START 5-May 2-Jun 30-Jun 28-Jul
Last day to drop/no grade with refund* 8-May 5-Jun 3-Jul 31-Jul
Last day to withdraw/”W” grade 25-May 22-Jun 20-Jul 17-Aug
Last day of term 1-Jun 29-Jun 27-Jul 24-Aug

* See refund schedule