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    Rivier University
   
 
  Sep 24, 2017
 
 
    
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar


FALL SEMESTER 2015    (September 8 - December 18)
 

Monday

September 7

Labor Day - No meeting for 8 week-Term 1 classes

Tuesday

September 8

Academic Convocation

Tuesday September 8 Term 1 (7 week classes) begin

Tuesday

September 8

14 week classes begin for Professional Studies
Graduate/Doctorate

Wednesday

September 9

14 week classes begin - Day

Thursday

September 17

End of Add/Drop period for all classes

Friday

October 2

Final date to withdraw “W” from Term 1 (7 week classes)

Friday

October 2

Final day to complete “I” from Summer ‘15

Monday

October 12

Columbus Day - No meeting for 14 week Day classes

Monday

October 12

All Professional Studies/Graduate/Doctorate classes meet

Tues-Mon

October 20-26

Final Exams for Term 1 (7 week classes)

Wednesday October 28 Term 2 (7 week classes) begin

Tuesday

October 30

Final Grades due for Term 1 (7 week classes) 12:00pm

Friday

October 30

MIDTERM GRADES DUE for all 14 week undergraduate classes

Tuesday

November 17

Final date to withdraw “W” from 14 week classes

Friday November 20 Final date to withdraw “W” from Term 2 (7 week classes)

Wednesday

November 25

Thanksgiving Vacation Begins-Wed. 12:00pm, vacation for all classes

Monday

November 30

Classes Resume

Tuesday

December 1

Intent to Graduate January 2 due

Monday

December 14

14 week classes end

Mon-Fri

December 14-18

Final Exams for Term 2 (7 week classes)

Tues-Fri

December 15-18

Fall Term Final Exams for 14 week classes

Saturday

December 19

Inclement weather make up final exams

Tuesday

December 22

Final grades due for Term 2 -8 week and 14 week classes 12:00pm

 

 

 

SPRING SEMESTER 2016        (JANUARY 11 - MAY 7)
 

Monday

January 11

All classes begin

Monday

January 18

Martin Luther King Day - No meeting for 14 week classes.
All Term 1 (7 week classes) will meet.

Wednesday

January 20

End of Add/Drop period for all classes

Monday

February 1

Intent to Graduate May 7 due

Friday

February 5

Final date to withdraw from a Term 1 (7 week classes)

Friday

February 5

Final day to complete “I” from Fall ‘15

Mon-Fri

Feb 22-26

Final Exams for Term 1 (7 week classes)

Saturday

February 27

Inclement weather make up day for Term 1 (7 week classes)

Tuesday March 1 Final grades due for Term 1 (7 week classes) 12:00pm

Friday

March 4

MIDTERM GRADES DUE for 14 week undergraduate classes

Mon-Fri

March 7-11

Spring Vacation for 14 week classes

Friday

March 11

Term 2 (7 week classes) begin

Friday March 18

End of Add/Drop period for Term 2 (7 week classes)

Friday March 18 Final date to withdraw”W” from 14 week classes

Thursday

March 24

Easter recess begins; no meeting for 14 week classes;
Term 2 (7 week classes) will meet

Friday

March 25

Good Friday - No classes

Sunday

March 27

Easter Sunday

Monday

March 28

Classes resume

Friday

March 28

Final date to complete “I” from Term 1 (7 week classes)

Friday

April 8

Final date to withdraw “W” from Term 2 (7 week classes)

Monday

April 25

14 week  Day classes end

Mon-Fri 

April 25-29

Final Exams for Term 2 (7 week classes) 

Mon-Fri

April 25-29

Final Exams for 14 week Prof. Studies/Graduate/Doctorate classes

Tues-Fri

April 26-29

Final Exams for 14 week Day classes

Saturday

April 30

Inclement weather make up day for final exams

Tuesday

May 3

Final grades due for all classes 12:00pm

Saturday

May 7

Commencement

 

 

 

SUMMER SEMESTER      (May 23 - August 11)
 

TERM 1 (May 23- June 30)

Monday

May 23

Classes begin

Friday

May 27

End of Add/Drop period

Monday

May 30

Memorial Day - no classes held

Friday

June 3

Make up day for Monday (5/30) classes

Friday

June 10

Final date to withdraw from Term 1 classes

Friday

June 17                     

Final date to complete “I” from Spring’15

Mon-Thurs

June 27-June 30

Final Exams

Tuesday

July 5

Final grades due - 12:00pm

 

TERM 2 (July 5 - August 11)  

Tuesday

July 5

Classes begin

Friday

July 8

Make-up day for Monday (7/4) classes

Friday

July 8

End of Add/Drop period

Friday

July 22

Final date to withdraw from Term 2 classes

Friday

July 29

Final date to complete “I” from Summer-Term 1

Monday

August 1

Intent to Graduate from for September 2 due

Mon- Thurs

August 6-11

Final Exams

Tuesday

August 16

Final grades due - 12:00pm

 

SUMMER LONG (May 23 - August 11)  

Monday

May 23

Classes begin

Friday

May 27

End of Add/Drop period

Monday

May 30

Memorial Day - no classes held

Friday

June 3

Make up day for Monday (5/30) classes

Friday

June 10

Final date to withdraw from Summer Long class

Monday

July 4

Independence Day - no classes held

Mon- Thurs

August 6-11

Final Exams

Tuesday

August 16

Final grades due - 12:00p