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    Rivier University
   
 
  Dec 12, 2017
 
 
    
2014-2015 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar


 

FALL SEMESTER 2014 (AUGUST 25 - DECEMBER 20)
 
 
 
Monday
August 25
Term 1 - 8 week classes begin
Friday
August 29
End of Add/Drop period for Term 1 - 8 week classes
Monday
September 1
Labor Day - No meeting for 8 week-Term 1 classes
Tuesday
September 2
Academic Convocation
Tuesday
September 2
Classes begin for 14 Week Professional Studies/Graduate classes
Wednesday
September 3
Classes begin for 14 Week Day classes
Tuesday
September 9
End of Add/Drop period for 14 week classes
Monday
September 22
Final date to withdraw from Term 1 - 8 week classes
Friday
September 26
Final day to complete “I” from Summer ‘14
Monday
October 13
Columbus Day - No meeting for 14 week day classes
 
 
Professional Studies and Graduate 14 week & 8 week classes meet 
Tues-Mon
October 14-20
Final Exams for Term 1 - 8 week classes
Tuesday
October 21
Term 2 - 8 week classes begin   
Friday
October 24
MIDTERM GRADES DUE for all 14 week undergraduate classes
Tuesday
October 28       
End of Add/Drop period for Term 2 - 8 week classes
Tuesday
November 11
Final date to withdraw from 14 week classes
Monday
November 17
Final date to withdraw from Term 2 - 8 week classes
Monday
November 17
Final date to complete “I” form Term 1 - 8 week classes
Wednesday
November 26
Thanksgiving Vacation Begins-Wed. noon; vacation for all classes
Monday
December 1
Classes Resume
Monday
December 1
Intent to Graduate January 2 due
Monday
December 8
14 week classes end
Tues-Fri
December 9-12
Fall Term Final Exams for 14 week classes
Saturday
December 13
Inclement weather make up final exam for 14 week
Mon-Thurs
December 15-18
Final Exams for Term 2 - 8 week classes
Saturday
December 20
Inclement weather make up final exam for Term 2 - 8 wk. classes
 
 
 
SPRING SEMESTER 2015  (JANUARY 12 - MAY 9)
 
 
 
Monday
January 12
Classes begin for ALL students
Friday
January 16
End of Add/Drop period for Term 1 - 8 week classes
Monday
January 19
Martin Luther King Day - all 8 week classes will meet
 
 
 
Tuesday
January 20
End of Add/Drop period for 14 week classes
Friday
January 30
Final date to complete “I” from Fall ‘14
Monday
February 2
Intent to Graduate May 9 due
Friday
February 6
Final date to withdraw from a Term 1 - 8 week class
Mon-Thurs
March 2-5
Final Exams for Term 1 - 8 week classes
Friday
March 6
MIDTERM GRADES DUE for 14 week undergraduate classes
Saturday
March 7
Inclement weather make up day for Term 1 - 8 week classes
Mon-Fri
March 9-13
Spring Vacation for 14 week classes only
Monday
March 9
Term 2 - 8 week classes begin
Friday
March 13
End of Add/Drop period for Term 2 - 8 week classes
Monday
March 30
Final date to withdraw from a 14 week classes
Thursday
April 2
Easter recess begins; no meeting for 14 week classes;
 
 
Term 2 - 8 week classes will meet
Friday
April 3
Good Friday - no classes
Sunday
April 5
Easter Sunday
Monday
April 6
Classes resume
Monday
April 6
Final date to withdraw from Term 2 - 8 week classes
Monday
April 6
Final date to complete “I” from Term 1 - 8 week classes
Monday
April 27
14 week classes end
Mon-Thurs 
April 27-30
Final Exams for Term 2 - 8 week classes &
 
 
14 week Professional Studies/Graduate classes
Tues-Fri
April 28-May 1
Final Exams for 14 week day classes
Saturday
May 2
Inclement weather make up day
Saturday
May 9
Commencement
 
SUMMER SEMESTER 2015
 
TERM 1 (May 18- June 25)
Monday
May 18
Classes begin
Friday
May 22
End of Add/Drop period
Monday
May 25
Memorial Day - no classes held
Friday
May 29
Make up day for Monday (5/25) classes
Friday
June 5
Final date to withdraw from any Term 1 classes
Friday
June 12                   
Final date to complete “I” from Spring’15
Mon-Thurs
June 22-June 25
Final Exams (last class meetings)
 
TERM 2 (June 29 - August 6)  
 
 
 
Monday
June 29
Classes begin
Friday
July 3
End of Add/Drop period
Friday
July 17
Final date to withdraw from any Term 2 classes
Friday
July 24
Final date to complete “I” from Summer - Term 1
Friday
July 24
Intent to Graduate from for September 2 due
Mon- Thurs
August 3-6
Final Exams (last class meetings)
 
SUMMER LONG TERM (May 18 - August 6) 12 weeks
 
 
 
Monday
May 18
Classes begin
Friday
May 22
End of Add/Drop period
Friday
July 10
Final date to withdraw from any Summer Long classes