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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 15 
Monday Baccalaureate Commencement, 11:00 a.m.
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 24
Thursday Registration - New Students
August 25
Friday Registration for Senior Citizens / Au Pairs 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
August 28
Monday Classes Begin - Add-drop continues and late registration begins
August 31 Thursday Priority deadline for Fall 2017 undergraduate and graduate degree candidates to file online Application for Degree in Banner Self-Service
September 4
Monday Labor Day - University Closed
September 5
Tuesday Add-drop and late registration end
September 13
Wednesday Mass of the Holy Spirit 12 noon; Classes canceled from noon to 1 p.m.
September 29
Friday Last day to request course withdrawal without professor/dean approval;
Deadline for pass-fail and audit requests
Last day for December 2017 degree candidates to add a major or minor
October 6
Friday Spring 2018 registration PINs generated
October 9-10
Mon-Tues Fall Break - No classes
October 20
Friday Last day to request withdrawal with professor/dean approval
October 30 - November 21
Monday - Tuesday
Spring 2018 registration
November 1 Wednesday All Saints Day Mass 1 p.m.; Classes canceled 1-2 p.m.
Online Application for Degree for Spring 2018 undergraduate and graduate degrees available in Banner Self-Service; Deadline for filing is January 25
November 22
Wednesday
No Classes
November 23-24 Thursday - Friday
Thanksgiving Recess - University Closed
November 25
Saturday
No Classes
December 8 Friday Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, 11 a.m.
Classes canceled from 11 a.m. - noon
December 11
Monday
Last day of classes; last day to submit assignments to resolve Fall 2016 Incomplete grade; Unresolved Incomplete grades will convert to failing grades (FI): Online grading opens for faculty
December 12 Tuesday Reading Day
December 13-19
Wednesday - Tuesday
Final Examinations (n.b., Requests for 'Incomplete' grade must be submitted before final examination)
December 21 Thursday Deadline for faculty to enter Fall 2017 grades online via Banner Self-Service

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

Notice: Information is current as of the date of publication. The University reserves the right to make any necessary changes.

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