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    Rivier University
   
 
  Nov 19, 2017
 
 
    
2016-2017 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar


FALL SEMESTER  (September 6 - December 16)

Monday

September 5

Labor Day - No classes

Tuesday

September 6

Academic Convocation

Tuesday

September 6

Term 1 (7 week classes) and 14 week

 

 

Professional Studies/Online/Graduate/Doctorate classes begin

Wednesday

September 7

14 week classes begin - Day

Monday

September 12

End of Add/Drop period for Term 1 (7 week classes)

Tuesday

September 13

End of Add/Drop period for 14 week classes

Friday

September 30

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

Friday

September 30

Final day to complete “I” from Summer ‘16

Monday

October 10

Columbus Day - No meeting for 14 week Day classes

 

 

Term I (7 week classes) and 14 week

 

 

Professional Studies/Online/Graduate/Doctorate classes meet

Tues-Mon

October 18-24

Final Class meeting/Final Exams for Term 1 (7 week classes)

Wednesday

October 26

Term 2 (7 week classes) begin

Friday

October 28

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

Friday

October 28

MIDTERM GRADES DUE for all 14 week undergraduate classes

Tuesday

November 1      

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

Tuesday

November 15

Final date to withdraw “W” from 14 week classes

Friday

November 18

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

Wednesday

November 23

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

Monday

November 28

Classes Resume

Thursday

December 1

Intent to Graduate January 2 due

Mon-Fri

December 12-16

Final Class meeting/Final Exams for Term 2 (7 week classes)

Monday

December 12

14 week classes end

Tues-Fri

December 13-16

Final Exams for 14 week

 

 

Day/Professional Studies/Online/Graduate/Doctorate

Saturday

December 17

Inclement weather make up all classes final exams

Tuesday

December 20

Final grades due for all classes 12:00pm

 

 

 

SPRING SEMESTER    (January 9 - May 6)

Monday

January 9

All classes begin

Friday

January 13

End of Add/Drop period for all classes

Monday

January 16

Martin Luther King Day - No meeting for 14 week

 

 

Day/Professional Studies/Online/Graduate/Doctorate classes

 

 

Term 1 (7 week classes) will meet

Wednesday

February 1

Intent to Graduate May 6 due

Friday

February 3

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

Friday

February 3

Final day to complete “I” from Fall ‘16

Mon-Fri

Feb 20-24

Final Class meeting/Final Exams for Term 1 (7 week classes)

Saturday

February 25

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

Tuesday

February 28

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

Friday

March 3

MIDTERM GRADES DUE for 14 week undergraduate classes

Mon-Fri

March 6-10

Spring Vacation for 14 week classes

Friday

March 10

Term 2 (7 week classes) begin

Thursday

March 16

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

Friday

March 17

Final date to withdraw “W” from 14 week classes

Friday

April 7

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

Friday

April 7

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

Thursday

April 13

Easter recess begins: No meeting for 14 week

 

 

Day/Professional Studies/Online/Graduate/Doctorate classes

 

 

Term 2 (7 week classes) will meet

Friday

April 14

Good Friday - No classes

Sunday

April 16

Easter Sunday

Monday

April 17

Classes resume

Mon-Fri 

April 24-28

Final Class meeting/Final Exams for Term 2 (7 week classes) 

Mon-Fri

April 24-28

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

Monday

April 24

14 week Day classes end

Tues-Fri

April 25-28

Final Exams for 14 week Day classes

Saturday

April 29

Inclement weather make up day for final exams

Tuesday

May 2

Final grades due for all classes 12:00pm

Saturday

May 6

Commencement

 

 

 

SUMMER SEMESTER  (May 15-Auugst 22)

Term 1 (7 week format)  5/15-6/29

Friday

May 19

End of Add/Drop period for Term 1 (7 week classes)

Monday

May 29

Memorial Day - no classes held

Friday

June 2

Make up day for Monday (5/29) classes

Friday

June 9

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

Friday

June 9

Final day to complete “I” from Spring ‘17

Mon-Thurs

June 26-29

Final Class meeting/Final Exams for Term 1 (7 week classes)

Wednesday

July 5

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

 

 

 

Term 2 (7 week format)  7/5-8/22

Tuesday

July 4

Independence Day - No Classes

Wednesday

July 5

Term 2 (7 week classes) begin

Monday

July 11

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

Friday

July 28

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

Friday

July 28

Final day to complete “I” from Summer Term 1

Wed-Tues

August 16-22

Final Class meeting/Final Exams for Term 2 (7 week classes)

Friday

August 25

Final grades due for Term 2 (7 week classes) 12:00pm

 

 

 

Summer Long format  5/15-8/22

Monday

May 15

Summer Long classes begin

Friday

May 19

End of Add/Drop period for Summer Long classes

Monday

May 29

Memorial Day - no classes held

Friday

June 2

Make up day for Monday (5/29) classes

Friday

June 9

Final date to withdraw “W” from Summer Long classes

Tuesday

July 4

Independence Day - no classes held

Wed-Tues

August 16-22

Final Class meeting/Final Exams for Summer Long 

Friday

August 25

Final grades due for Summer Long 12:00pm