Academic Calendar (2010 - 2011)

Fall Semester 2010
Law School Classes Begin Monday, August 23
New Faculty Conference Tuesday, August 24
Fall Faculty Conference Thursday, August 26 and Friday, August 27
Residence Halls Open (New Students) Friday, August 27 and Saturday, August 28
Residence Halls Open (Returning Students) Sunday, August 29
New Student Orientation Friday, August 27 - Monday, August 30
President's Reception and Welcome Mass Sunday, August 29
Academic Convocation Monday, August 30
New Students Meet with Assigned Advisors Monday, August 30
Fall Validation Day Monday, August 30
Classes Begin Tuesday, August 31
Labor Day Observed Monday, September 6
Last Day to Add Wednesday, September 8
Last Day to Drop Friday, September 10
Mass of the Holy Spirit (11:00am & Noon classes canceled) Wednesday, September 15
Incompletes Revert to Provisional Grades Friday, October 1
Student Learning Outcomes Day
(Morning classes canceled)
Thursday, October 7
Founder’s Day Holiday Monday, October 18
Mid-semester Grades Due in Registrar's Office Wednesday, October 20
Fall Family Weekend Friday, October 22 – Sunday, October 24
Last Day to Withdraw Friday, November 12
Thanksgiving Holiday Wednesday, November 24 - Friday, November 26
Prep Week Monday, December 6 - Friday, December 10
Semester Examinations Monday, December 13 - Thursday, December 16
Christmas Holiday Begins Friday, December 17
Grades Due in Registrar's Office Tuesday, December 21


Spring Semester 2011
Residence Halls Open Sunday, January 9
New Student Orientation Monday, January 10
Spring Faculty Conference Monday, January 10
Spring Validation Day Monday, January 10
Classes which meet on Mondays ONLY begin Monday, January 10
Undergraduate, Graduate and Law Classes Begin Tuesday, January 11
Martin Luther King Holiday Monday, January 17
Last Day to Add Wednesday, January 19
Last Day to Drop Friday, January 21
Incompletes Revert to Provisional Grades Friday, February 11
President's Day Holiday Monday, February 21
Spring Vacation Monday, March 7 - Friday, March 11
Mid-semester Grades Due in Registrar's Office Tuesday, March 8
Last Day to Withdraw Friday, March 25
Academic Honors Convocation
(classes canceled 3:15-4:45 pm)
Tuesday, April 19
Good Friday Holiday Friday, April 22
Easter Holiday Monday, April 25
Prep Week Monday, April 25 - Friday, April 29
Semester Examinations (100/200 classes) Monday, May 2 - Friday, May 6
Semester Examinations (300/400 classes) Monday, May 2 - Wednesday, May 4
Senior Week Activities Wednesday, May 4 - Friday, May 6
Graduate School Commencement Saturday, May 7
Baccalaureate Mass Saturday, May 7
Graduate School Mass Saturday, May 7
Undergraduate Commencement Sunday, May 8
School of Law Commencement Saturday, May 14
Grades Due in Registrar’s Office Tuesday, May 10


Summer Semester 2011
Session I Begins Monday, May 16
Session I Ends Friday, June 24
Session II Begins Monday, June 27
Session II Ends Friday, August 5
Full Summer Begins Monday, May 16
Full Summer Ends Friday, August 5