Fall 2010

University calendars are accurate at the time of publication/posting, but subject to change. Some school and/or departmental calendars may differ from the university's academic calendar. Please check with the specific program of study to ensure the appropriate calendar is followed. [ OTHER SEMESTERS ]

August 2010
R-M19 - 23 Advising and registration for new undergraduate students – Monroe Park campus
F20 Orientation for new graduate students – Monroe Park campus
Sa21 Official date for certifying August diplomas
T24 Registration for continuing students – Monroe Park campus
R26 Fall classes begin
R-W26 - Sep 1 Add/drop and late registration
September 2010
W1 Deadline for dean/departmental offices to submit all approved undergraduate change of major requests effective for the fall 2010 semester
M6 University closed
F10 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays*
F10 Monroe Park campus students - last day for fall degree candidates to submit graduation applications to their advisers for December degrees.
MCV campus students - fall degree candidates should follow departmental deadlines.
T14 Faculty Convocation
F24 Last day for undergraduate students to submit work for removal of incomplete grades from spring semester or summer sessions
October 2010
R-F21 - 22 Reading days, no day or evening classes held – Monroe Park campus
M-F25 - 29 Monroe Park campus students - advising for spring semester.
MCV campus students - follow departmental advising schedule.
November 2010
F5 Last day to withdraw from a course with a mark of “W” – both campuses (except for courses not scheduled for the full semester)
M8 Spring semester advance registration begins
R11 Veterans Day. University open. Classes in Session. Honor American Veterans of all Wars. Learn more about Veterans Day
W-Sn24 - 28 University closed at noon. (classes end at noon)
December 2010
Sa11 Last day of classes for fall semester – both campuses
Sa11 December Commencement
M-F13 - 17 Final examinations for fall semester – MCV campus
M-Sa13 - 18 Final examinations for fall semester – evening classes
M-T13 - 21 Final examinations for fall semester – Monroe Park campus
F17 Final date for graduate dean’s approval signature on completion of graduate thesis/dissertation for December degree candidates (check with graduate program director regarding internal schedules for submission of copy, defense and school/college dean approval)
W22 Final grades are due by noon using grade sheets available on Faculty eServices
F-Sn24 - Jan 2 University closed
Sa25 Official date for certifying December diplomas
M27 Holiday intersession classes begin
W29 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays – holiday intersession*
* Reasonable accommodations for completion of work missed should be made for students observing religious holidays. A partial list of major religious holidays is provided on the Web.