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    University of Scranton
   
 
  Nov 20, 2017
 
 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar 2016-2017


Academic Calendar 2016-2017

Fall 2016

Spring 2017

    Orientation for Graduate Students August 18  
    Housing Opens for New Students August 22  
    Fall Welcome Weekend for New Undergraduate Students August 20 - 21  
    Housing Opens for Returning Students August 21 January 28
    Classes Begin August 22 January 30
    Convocation August 26  
    Last Day to Add Courses August 26 February 3
    Last Day 100% Tuition Refund (non-flat rate only) August 31 February 8
    Holy Spirit Liturgy August 30  
    Last Day to Request Credit/No Credit Option (Undergraduate only) September 9 February 10
    Labor Day Holiday, No Classes September 5  
    Last Day 75% Tuition Refund (non–flat rate only) September 7 February15
    Last Day 50% Tuition Refund (non-flat rate only) September 14 February 22
    Last Day 25% Tuition Refund (non-flat rate only) September 21 March 1
    Last Day to Drop a Course with No Grade September 21 March 1
    Last Day to Register for Graduate Comprehensive Exams September 23 March 3
    Semester Midpoint October 7 March 10
    Last Day to Elect Audit Grade Option (Undergraduate) October 7 March 10
    Incomplete Grades from Prior Terms Due October 7 March 10
    Midsemester Grades Due by Noon October 12 March 20
    Last Day of Class before Break October 7 March 10
    University Housing Closes October 8 March 10
    Fall/Spring Break Begins October 8 March 11
    University Housing Re-opens October 11 March 19
    Classes Resume after Fall/Spring Break October 12 March 20
    Graduate Comprehensive Exams October 15 March 25
    Last Day to Withdraw with “W” Grade November 7 April 12
    Last Day of Classes before Thanksgiving/Easter November 22 April 12
    University Housing Closes; Thanksgiving Break Begins November 23  
    Thanksgiving Day/Easter Sunday November 24 April 16
    University Housing Re-opens November 27 April 17
    Classes Resume after Thanksgiving/Easter November 28 April 18
    Last Week of Classes (Fall: Tues.-Mon.; Spring: Mon.-Fri.; No Exams) November 29 May 8
    Last Day of Class (Fall: Monday; Spring: Friday) December 5 May 12
    Final Exams Begin (Fall: Tuesday; Spring: Monday) December 6-10 May 15-19
    Final Exams and Semester End (Fall: Saturday; Spring: Friday) December 10 May 19
    University Housing Closes December 10 May 20
    Final Grades Due by 3 p.m.  December 13 May 22
   Class Night   May 26
   Graduate Commencement (Master’s and Doctorate)   May 27
    Baccalaureate Mass   May 27
    Undergraduate Commencement (Bachelor’s and Associate)   May 28
    Memorial Day*   May 29
    University Housing Closes at 10:00 a.m.   May 29

   In Fall Semester 2016, final exams for Monday classes with a start time of 4:30 p.m. or later will be held on Friday, December 9, at their regular meeting time. 

Intersession 2017

University Housing Opens January 2
Classes Begin January 3
Last Day to Add Courses January 4
Last Day to Request Credit/No Credit Option (Undergrad) January 4
Last Day 100% Tuition Refund January 5
Last Day 50% Tuition January 6
Last Day to Drop a Course with No Grade January 6
Last Day to Elect Audit Option (Undergrad) January 17
Martin Luther King Holiday, No Class January 16
Last Day to Withdraw (“W” Grade) January 19
Final Exams January 26 - 27*
Session Ends January 27
Final Grades Due by Noon January 31

*Final exam for: MTWR classes is Thursday, January 26; MTRF classes meet on Thursday, January 26 and have final exam on Friday, January 27

Summer 2017

  Session S1 Session S2 Session S3
Session Classes Begin May 31 July 10 June 5
Last Day to Add through Dean’s Office June 1 July 11 June 6
Last Day to Add/Drop through Web Registration June 1 July 11 June 6
Last Day to Request Credit/No Credit Option June 1 July 11 June 6
Last Day for 100% Tuition Refund June 2 July 12 June 7
Last Day for 50% Tuition Refund June 5 July 13 June 8
Last Day to Drop/No Grade June 5 July 13 June 8
Last Day to Elect Audit Grade June 13 July 21 June 16
Last Day to Register for Graduate Comprehensive Exams     June 16
Holiday, No Class     July 4
Last Day to Withdraw/”W” Grade June 21 July 31 July 10
Graduate Comprehensive Exams   July 15 July 15
Final Exams, if any June 28 - 29 August 7 July 17
Session Ends June 29 August 7 July 17
Final Grades Due by Noon July 5 August 11 July 21
       

Summer Sessions 2017

  Session S4 Session S5 Session SSP
Session Classes Begin June 5 May 31 May 22
Last Day to Add through Dean’s Office June 6 June 1 May 23
Last Day to Add/Drop through Web Registration June 6 June 1 May 23
Last Day to Request Credit/No Credit Option June 6 June 1 May 23
Last Day for 100% Tuition Refund June 7 June 2 May 24
Last Day for 50% Tuition Refund June 8 June 5 May 25
Last Day to Drop/No Grade June 8 June 5 May 25
Last Day to Elect Audit Grade June 16 June 13 June 5
Last Day to Register for Graduate Comprehensive Exams June 16 June 16  
Holiday, No Class July 4 July 4  
Graduate Comprehensive Exams July 15 July 15  
Last Day to Withdraw/”W” Grade July 24 July 31 June 21
Final Exams, if any July 31 August 7 June 28 - 29
Session Ends July 31 August 7 June 29
Final Grades Due by Noon August 11 August 11 July 5

 

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