Academic Calendar (2005 - 2006)

FALL2005
Law School Classes BeginMonday, August 22
New Faculty ConferenceTuesday, August 23
Fall Faculty ConferenceWednesday, August 24 and
Thursday, August 25
Residence Halls Open
(new students)
Friday, August 26
Residence Halls Open
(returning students)
Sunday, August 28
New Student OrientationFriday, August 26 -
Saturday, September 3
President's ReceptionSunday, August 28
Academic ConvocationMonday, August 29
New Students Meet with
Assigned Advisors
Monday, August 29
Fall ValidationMonday, August 29
Classes BeginTuesday, August 30
Last Day to Drop/AddWednesday, September 7
Mass of the Holy Spirit
(11:00am & Noon classes
canceled)
Wednesday, September 14
Labor Day ObservedFriday, September 16
Incompletes Revert to Provisional
Grades
Thursday, September 29
Mid - Semester ExamsMonday, October 10 -
Friday, October 14
Founder's Day HolidayMonday, October 17
Fall Family WeekendFriday, October 21 -
Sunday, October 23
Mid - Semester Grades Due in
Registrar's Office
Wednesday, October 19
Last Day to WithdrawFriday, November 11
Thanksgiving HolidayWednesday, November 23 -
Friday, November 25
Prep WeekMonday, December5-
Friday, December 9
Semester ExamsMonday, December 12 -
Thursday, December 15
Christmas Holiday BeginsFriday, December 16
Grades Due in Registrar's OfficeTuesday, December 20
SPRING 2006
Law School Classes BeginTuesday, January 10
Residence Halls OpenSunday, January 15
Martin Luther King HolidayMonday, January 16
New Student OrientationTuesday, January 17
Spring Faculty ConferenceTuesday, January 17
Spring ValidationTuesday, January 17
Classes BeginWednesday, January 18
Last Day to Drop/AddWednesday, January 25
Incompletes Revert to
Provisional
Friday, February 17
Presidents' Day HolidayMonday, February 20
Mid - Semester ExamsMonday, March 6 - Friday, March 10
Spring VacationMonday, March 13 - Friday, March 17
Mid - Semester Grades Due in
Registrar's Office
Tuesday, March14
Last Day to WithdrawFriday, March 31
Good Friday Holiday - University
Closed at Noon
Friday,April 14
Easter HolidayMonday, April 17
Academic Honor Convocation
(classes canceled 3:15 - 4:45)
Tuesday, April 25
Prep WeekMonday, May 1 - Friday,May 5
Semester Examinations
(100/200 classes)
Monday, May8 - Friday, May 12
Semester Examinations
(300/400 classes)
Monday, May8 - Wednesday, May 10
Senior Week ActivitiesWednesday, May10 - Friday May 12
Graduate and Law School
Commencement
Saturday, May 13
BaccalaureateSaturday, May 13
Graduate School MassSaturday, May 13
Undergraduate CommencementSunday, May 14
Grades Due in Registrar's OfficeTuesday, May 16

*Exams may start on Saturday, May 6

Summer 2006

Session I BeginMonday, May 22
Session I EndsFriday, June 30
Session II BeginsMonday, July 3
Session II EndsFriday, August 11