Spring 2009

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 ]

January 2009
R-F1 - 2 University closed
T-R6 - 8 Advising, registration and orientation for new undergraduate students – Monroe Park campus
F9 Holiday intersession classes end
F9 Registration for continuing students – Monroe Park campus
M12 Spring classes begin
M-Sn12 - 18 Add/drop and late registration
Sn18 Deadline for dean/departmental offices to submit all approved undergraduate change of major requests effective for the spring 2009 semester
M19 University closed
F23 Deadline for students to provide advance written notification to instructors of intent to observe religious holidays*
F23 Monroe Park campus students - last day for spring degree candidates to submit graduation applications to their advisers for May degrees.
MCV campus students - spring degree candidates should follow departmental deadlines.
February 2009
T10 Last day for undergraduate students to submit work for removal of incomplete grades from fall semester
March 2009
Sn-Sn8 - 15 Spring break for both campuses
F20 Last day to withdraw from a course with a mark of “W” – both campuses (except for courses not scheduled for the full semester)
M23 Summer semester advance registration begins
M-F23 - 27 Monroe Park campus students - advising for fall semester.
MCV campus students - follow departmental advising schedule.
M30 Fall semester advance registration begins
April 2009
T28 Last day of classes for spring semester – Monroe Park campus; evening classes continue through May 2
W29 Reading day, no day classes held – Monroe Park campus
R-F30 - May 8 Final examinations for spring semester – Monroe Park campus
May 2009
F1 Last day of classes for spring semester – MCV campus
M-F4 - 8 Final examinations for spring semester – MCV campus
M-Sa4 - 9 Final examinations for spring semester – evening classes
F8 Final date for graduate dean’s approval signature on completion of graduate thesis/dissertation for May degree candidates (check with graduate program director regarding internal schedules for submission of copy, defense and school/college dean approval)
F8 Final date for submission of thesis/dissertation to the library
Sa16 May Commencement
Sa16 Official date for certifying May diplomas
* 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.