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Fall 2016

August 25
Thursday Registration - New Students
August 26 Friday Registration for Senior Citizens/Au Pairs: 9:00am-3:00pm
August 29 Monday Classes Begin - Add-drop continues and late registration begins
August 31
Wednesday Deadline for filing online Application for Degree for Fall 2016 undergraduate and graduate degrees
September 5
Monday Labor Day - University Closed
September 6
Tuesday Add-drop and late registration end
September 14
Wednesday
Mass of the Holy Spirit 12:00 noon; Classes canceled from noon to 1:00 pm
September 30 Friday Last day to request course withdrawal without professor/dean approval; Deadline for pass-fail and audit requests; Last day for December 2016 degree candidates to add a major or minor
October 7
Friday Spring 2017 registration PINs generated
October 10 - 11
Monday - Tuesday
Fall Break - No Classes
October 21
Friday
Last day to request course withdrawal with professor / dean approval
October 31 - Nov. 22
Monday - Tuesday Spring 2017 registration
November 1 Tuesday All Saints Day Mass - 12:00pm; Classes canceled 12:00 - 1:00pm; Online Application for Degree for Spring 2017 undergraduate and graduate degrees available in Banner Self-Service; Deadline for filing is January 25
November 8 Tuesday Presidential Election Day - University Holiday, Classes in Session
November 23 Wednesday No Classes
November 24 - 25
Thursday - Friday
Thanksgiving Recess - University Closed
November 26 Saturday No Classes
December 8
Thursday Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception - 12:00pm; Classes canceled from noon - 1:00pm
December 13
Tuesday
Last day of classes; Last day to submit assignments to resolve Fall 2015 Incomplete grade; Unresolved Incomplete grades will convert to failing grades (FI); Online grading opens for faculty
December 14
Wednesday Reading Day
December 15 - 21 Thursday - Wednesday
Final Examinations (n.b.; Requests for 'Incomplete' grade must be submitted before final examination)
December 27
Tuesday Deadline for faculty to enter Fall 2016 grades on-line via Banner Self-Service


Spring 2017

January 5
Thursday Registration - New Students
January 6
Friday Registration for Senior Citizens/Au Pairs:   9:00 a.m.– 2:00 p.m.
January 9
Monday Classes Begin – Late registration begins; add - drop continues
January 16
Monday Martin Luther King Jr. Day – University Closed
January 17
Tuesday Add-drop and late registration end
January 25
Wednesday Priority Deadline for May 2017 undergraduate and graduate degree candidates to file online Application for Degree in Banner Self-Service
February 10
Friday Last day for May 2017 degree candidates to add/change major or minor
February 17
Friday Last day to file course withdrawal form without professor/dean signature; Deadline for pass-fail and audit requests;
February 22
Wednesday Summer and Fall 2017 Registration PIN numbers created
March 1
Wednesday Ash Wednesday Mass – 12 noon (Classes canceled 12:00  – 1:00 p.m.);
Online Application for Degree for undergraduate and graduate August 2017 degree candidates
opens in Banner Self-Service; priority deadline for filing is May 25.
March 3
Friday Last day to submit course withdrawal forms with professor/dean signature
March 6-11
Monday - Saturday Spring break – No classes
March 13
Monday Summer 2017 registration opens
March 15
Wednesday Online application for Degree for undergraduate and graduate December 2017 degree candidates opens in Banner Self-Service; priority deadline for filing is August 31.
March 20 – 31; April 1 - 4
Fall 2017 registration
April 13 – 14
Thursday - Friday Holy Thursday, Good Friday  – University Closed
April 15
Saturday Holy Saturday –  Classes Canceled
April 17
Monday Easter Monday -  Classes Canceled
May 1
Monday Last day of classes; Last day to submit assignments to resolve Spring 2016 Incomplete grade; On-line grading opens for faculty
May 2
Tuesday Reading Day
May 3-9
Wednesday - Tuesday Final Examinations (n.b., Requests for ‘Incomplete’ grade must be filed before final examination)
May TBA
TBA Baccalaureate Commencement 
May 15
Monday Deadline for faculty to enter Spring 2017 grades online:  4:00 p.m.
May 19
Friday Spring 2017 Incomplete grades converted to FI (Failure due to unresolved Inc.) grades
May 25
Thursday Solemnity of the Ascension (Masses scheduled throughout the day);
Deadline for August 2017 degree candidates to file online Application for Degree


Fall 2017

August 28
Monday Classes Begin-Add/Drop and Late Reg.
September 4
Monday Labor Day-University Closed
September 13
Wednesday Mass of the Holy Spirit; 12:00 p.m. (Classes canceled from 12-1:00 p.m.)
October 9
Monday Fall Break-No Classes
October 10
Tuesday Fall Break-No Classes
November 1
Wednesday All Saints Day Mass; 1:00 p.m. (Classes canceled from 1-2:00 p.m.)
November 22
Wednesday No Classes
November 23-24
Thursday-Friday Thanksgiving Recess-University Closed
November 25
Saturday No Classes
December 8
Friday
Immaculate Conception Mass - 11:00 am; Classes canceled from 11:00am – noon
December 11
Monday Last Day of Class
December 12
Tuesday
Reading Day
December 13-19 Wednesday-Tuesday Final Exams

Spring 2018

January 15
Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday-No Classes
January 16
Tuesday Classes Begin-Add/Drop and Late Reg.
February 14 Wednesday Ash Wednesday Mass; 12:00 p.m. (Classes canceled 12-1:00 p.m.)
March 5-10 Monday-Saturday Spring Recess
March 29 Thursday Holy Thursday- University Closed
March 30 Friday Good Friday-University Closed
March 31
Saturday
Holy Saturday- No Classes
April 2 Monday Easter Monday-No Classes
May 7
Monday Last Day of Classes
May 8
Tuesday
Reading Day
May 9-15
Wednesday-Tuesday Final Examinations
May 10
Thursday Solemnity of the Ascension
May TBA 
TBA Commencement

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