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    University of Scranton
   
 
  Dec 12, 2017
 
 
    
Student Handbook 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

2016-2017 Calendar


2016-2017 Academic Calendar

 

 

Fall 2016 Spring 2017
Orientation for Graduate Students Aug. 18  
Housing Opens for New Students Aug. 20  
Fall Welcome Weekend for New Undergraduate Students Aug. 20-21  
Housing Opens for Returning Students (Fall: 8 a.m.; Spring: Noon) Aug. 21 Jan. 28
Classes Begin Aug. 22 Jan. 30
Last Day to Add Courses Aug. 26 Feb. 3
Holy Spirit Liturgy Aug. 30  
Last Day 100% Tuition Refund (non-flat rate only) Aug. 31 Feb. 8
Labor Day Holiday, No Classes Sept. 5  
Last Day to Request Credit/No Credit Option (Undergraduate only) Sept. 9 Feb. 10
Last Day 75% Tuition Refund (non–flat rate only) Sept. 7 Feb. 15
Last Day 50% Tuition Refund (non–flat rate only) Sept. 14 Feb. 22
Last Day 25% Tuition Refund (non–flat rate only) Sept. 21 Mar. 1
Last Day to Drop a Course with No Grade Sept. 21 Mar. 1
Last Day to Register for Graduate Comprehensive Exams Sept. 23 Mar. 3
Semester Midpoint Oct. 7 Mar. 10
Last Day to Elect Audit Grade Option (Undergraduate) Oct. 7 Mar. 10
Incomplete Grades from Prior Terms Due Oct. 7 Mar. 10
Last Day of Class before Break Oct. 7 Mar. 10
University Housing Closes at Noon; Fall/Spring Break Begins Oct. 8 Mar. 10
University Housing Re-opens at Noon Oct. 11 Mar. 19
Classes Resume after Fall/Spring Break Oct. 12 Mar.20
Midsemester Grades Due by Noon Oct. 12 Mar. 20
Graduate Comprehensive Exams Oct. 15 Mar. 25
Last Day to Withdraw with “W” Grade Nov. 7 Apr. 12
Last Day of Classes before Thanksgiving/Easter Nov. 22 Apr. 12
University Housing Closes Thanksgiving/Easter Nov. 23 Apr. 13
Thanksgiving/Easter Sunday Nov. 24 Apr. 16
University Housing Re-opens at Noon Nov. 27 Apr. 17
Classes Resume after Thanksgiving/Easter Holiday Nov. 28 Apr. 18
Last Week of Classes (Fall: Tues.-Mon.; Spring: Mon.-Fri.; No Exams) Nov. 29 - Dec. 5 May 8-12
Last Day of Class (Fall: Monday; Spring: Friday) Dec. 5 May 12
Final Exams Begin (Fall: Tuesday; Spring: Monday) Dec. 6 May 15
Final Exams and Semester End (Fall: Saturday; Spring: Friday) Dec. 10 May 19
University Housing Closes (Fall: 6 p.m.; Spring: Noon) Dec. 10 May 20
Final Grades Due by 3 p.m Dec. 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 10:00am   May 29

Important Note: 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, Dec. 9 in the evening time slot designated on the final exam schedule when issued.

   
     
Admissions Office (570) 941-7540    
Office of Financial Aid (570) 941-7701    
Office of the Registrar and Academic Services (570) 941-7720    
University Fax (570) 941-6369    

 

Intersession 2017

   
University Housing Opens at Noon 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 Refund January 6
Last Day to Drop a Course with No Grade January 6
Martin Luther King Holiday, No Classes January 16
Last Day to Elect Audit Option (Undergrad) January 17
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, Jan. 26. MTRF classes meet on Thursday, Jan 26 and have final exam on Friday, Jan. 27.
 

Summer Sessions 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 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 Aug. 7 July 17
Session Ends June 29 Aug. 7 July 17
Final Grades Due by Noon July 3 Aug. 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 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 Aug 7 June 28-29
Session Ends July 31 Aug 7 June 29
Final Grades Due by Noon Aug. 11 Aug 11 July 3