Oct 23, 2021  
2021-2022 Rivier University Academic Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Rivier University Academic Catalog

Academic Calendar


 ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2021-2022 

FALL SEMESTER 2021 September 7 - December 17
Mon-Fri August 23-September 3 Family Nurse Practitioner On Campus Intensives
Monday    September 6 Labor Day - No classes
Tuesday  September 7 Academic Convocation
Tuesday    September 7 Term 1 (7 week classes) and 14 week
    Professional Studies/Online/Graduate/Doctorate classes begin
Wednesday          September 8 Classes begin for 14 Week Day
Monday                September 13 End of Add/Drop period for Term 1 (7 week classes) 5pm
Tuesday                September 14 End of Add/Drop period for 14 week classes 5pm
Friday                        October 4 Final date to withdraw “W” from Term 1 (7 week classes)
Friday                   October 4 Final day to complete “I” from Summer
Monday                October 11 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 19-25 Final Class meeting/Final Exams for Term 1 (7 week classes)
Friday October 22 MIDTERM GRADES DUE for all 14 week undergraduate classes
Wednesday  October 27 Term 2 (7 week classes) begin
Friday                   October 29 Final Grades due for Term 1 (7 week classes) 12:00pm
Tuesday November 2 End of Add/Drop period for Term 2 (7 week classes) 5pm
Tuesday       November 16 Final date to withdraw “W” from 14 week classes
Tuesday  November 23 Final date to complete “I” from Term 1 (7 week classes)
Tuesday   November 23 Final date to withdraw “W” from Term 2 (7 week classes)
Wednesday November 24 Thanksgiving Vacation Begins-Wed. noon; vacation for all classes
Monday November 29 Classes Resume
Tuesday November 30 Intent to Graduate January 2 due
Monday                  December 13 14 week classes end
Mon-Fri  December 13-17 Final Class meeting/Final Exams for Term 2 (7 week classes)
Tues-Fri  December 14-17 Final Exams for 14 week
    Day/Professional Studies/Online/Graduate/Doctorate
Saturday December 18 Make up final exams
Tuesday                December 21 Final grades due for all classes 12:00pm

 

SPRING SEMESTER 2022 JANUARY 18 - MAY 6
Mon-Fri January 3-14 Family Nurse Practitioner On Campus Intensives
Monday  January 17 Martin Luther King Day - all 7 week classes will meet
    No meeting for 14 week classes
Tuesday    January 18 All classes begin
Monday   January 24 End of Add/Drop period for all classes 5pm
Tuesday February 1   Intent to Graduate May due
Monday February 14   Final date to withdraw “W” from Term 1 (7 week classes)
Monday February 14   Final day to complete “I” from Fall 
Mon-Fri  March 1-7 Final Class meeting/Final Exams for Term 1 (7 week classes)
Friday      March 4 MIDTERM GRADES DUE for 14 week undergraduate classes
Mon-Fri  March 7-11 Spring Vacation for 14 week classes only
Tuesday   March 8 Make up day for Term 1 (7 week classes)
Friday  March 11 Final Grades due for Term 1 (7 week classes) 12:00pm
Friday     March 18 Term 2 (7 week classes) begin
Thursday March 24 End of Add/Drop period for Term 2 (7 week classes) 5pm
Monday April 4 Final date to withdraw “W” from 14 week classes
Thursday April 14 Easter recess begins: No meeting for 14 week
    Day/Professional Studies/Online/Graduate/Doctorate classes
    Term 2 (7 week classes) will meet
Thursday April 14 Final date to withdraw “W” from Term 2 (7 week classes)
Thursday April 14 Final day to complete “I” from Term 1(7 week classes)
Friday                   April 15 Good Friday - no classes
Sunday April 17 Easter Sunday
Monday April 18 Classes resume
Monday  May 2 14 week Day classes end
Mon-Fri  May 2-6 Final Class meeting/Final Exams for Term 2 (7 week classes) 
Tues-Fri May 3-6 Final Exams for 14 week Prof. Studies/Online/Graduate/Doctorate classes
Tues-Fri May 3-6 Final Exams for 14 week Day classes
Saturday   May 7 Make up day
Tuesday     May 10 Final grades due for all classes 12:00pm
Sunday May 15  Commencement

 

SUMMER SEMESTER May 16 - August 18
Term 1 (7 week format ) May 16- June 30
Monday                  May 16 Classes begin
Friday          May 20 End of Add/Drop period for Term 1 - 7 week classes 5pm
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 “W” from Term 1 (7 week classes)
Friday            June 10 Final date to complete “I” from Spring 
Mon-Thurs June 28 - June 30 Final Class meeting/Final Exams for Term 1 (7 week classes)
Tuesday        July 5 Final grades due - 12:00pm
Term 2   (7 week format) July 1 - August 18
Friday July 1 Classes begin
Monday July 4 Independence Day observed - no classes held
Thursday July 7 End of Add/Drop period for Term 2 (7 week classes) 5pm
Friday July8 Make-up day for Monday (7/4) classes
Thursday July 28 Final date to complete “I” from Summer-Term 1
Thursday    July 28 Final date to withdraw from any Term 2 classes
Monday                   August 1 Intent to Graduate for September 2 due
Mon- Thurs Aug 15 - 18 Final Class meeting/Final Exams for Term 2 (7 week classes) 
Tuesday                August 23 Final grades due - 12:00pm
Summer Long format   May 16 - August 18
Monday                  May 16 Classes begin
Friday                   May 20  End of Add/Drop period 5pm
Monday                  May 30 Memorial Day - no classes held
Friday                   June 3 Make-up day for Monday (5/30) classes
Monday July 4 Independence Day observed - no classes held
Friday  July 8 Make-up day for Monday (7/4) classes
Friday                   July 22 Final date to withdraw from any Summer Long class
Mon- Thurs Aug 15 - 18 Final Class meeting/Final Exams for Summer Long 
Tuesday August 23 Final grades due - 12:00pm