Master Academic Calendar

Doctoral and Graduate Semester (GSEM) and Online Programs

 

SUMMER 2015

June
1
Mon
Summer GSEM BEGINS
25
Thu
End of add/drop course changes and late registration for Online Session 6
August
9
Sun
SUMMER GSEM ENDS; last day to withdraw from Online Session 6 classes
16
Sun
Online Session 6 ENDS
31
Mon
August degree conferral

 

FALL 2015

August
31
Mon
FALL GSEM and Online Session 1 BEGINS
September
3
Thu
Opening Liturgy; no GSEM classes between 10:45 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. ; all offices open; end of add/drop course changes and late registration for Online Session 1.
7
Mon
Labor Day; no GSEM classes; all offices closed.
28
Mon
Last day to file application for Fall 2015 Teacher Education program
October
15
Thu
Application for May 2016 graduation degree/certificate recipients due
18
Sun
Last day to withdraw from Online Session 1 classes
25
Sun
Online Session 1 ENDS
26
Mon
Online Session 2 BEGINS
29
Thu
End of add/drop course changes and late registration for Online Session 2
November
2
Mon
Spring 2016 registration begins
13
Fri
Last day to file application for Spring 2016 pre-clinicals
25-27
Wed-Fri
Thanksgiving Break; No GSEM classes.
December
13
Sun
Last day to withdraw from Online Session 2 classes
14-18
Mon-Fri
GSEM Fall official final exam period
19
Sat
Commencement Convocation
20
Sun
FALL GSEM and Online Session 2 END
24-25
Thu-Fri
Christmas Holidays; all University offices closed.
31
Thu
December degree conferral

 

SPRING 2016

January
1
Fri
New Year's holiday; all University offices closed.
11
Mon
Online Session 3 BEGINS; end of add/drop course changes and late registration for Online Session 3.
18
Mon
Celebration of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day; no GSEM classes; all offices open.
19
Tue
SPRING GSEM BEGINS
29
Fri
Last day to file for Fall 2016 pre-clinicals
February
28
Sun
Last day to withdraw from Online Session 3 classes
29
Mon
Last day to file application for Spring 2016 Teacher Education program
March
6
Sun
Online Session 3 ENDS
7
Mon
Online Session 4 BEGINS
10
Thu
End of add/drop course changes and late registration for Online Session 4
15
Tue
Application for December 2016 graduation degree/certificate recipients due
18
Fri
Last day to file for Spring 2017 Student Teaching
21-27
Mon-Sun
Spring break; no GSEM classes; all offices open.
25-27
Fri-Sun
Good Friday, Saturday and Easter; no GSEM classes; all offices closed.
28
Mon
Easter Monday; GSEM classes in session; all offices closed.
April
4
Mon
Fall 2016 registration begins
24
Sun
Last day to withdraw from Online Session 4 classes
May
1
Sun
Online Session 4 ENDS
9-13
Mon-Fri
GSEM spring official final exam period
14
Sat
Commencement Convocation
15
Sun
SPRING GSEM ENDS
30
Mon
Memorial Day; all offices closed; no GSEM classes.
31
Tue
May degree conferral

 

SUMMER 2016

May
5
Thu
End of add/drop course changes and late registration for Online Session 5
26
Thu
Online Session 5 ENDS
27
Fri
Online Session 6 BEGINS
June
6
Mon
SUMMER GSEM BEGINS
30
Thu
End of add/drop course changes and late registration for Online Session 6
July
4
Mon
Independence day; no GSEM classes; all offices closed.
August
14
Sun
SUMMER GSEM ENDS; last day to withdraw from Online Session 6 classes.
21
Sun
Online Session 6 ENDS
31
Wed
August degree conferral

2015-2016
Academic Calendars

Traditional (SEM), Adult Modular (MOD) and Online Format Undergraduate Programs
Doctoral and Graduate Semester (GSEM) and Online Programs

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Office of the Provost
Benedictine University

María de la Cámara, Ph.D.
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Colleen Hanna
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Phone: (630) 829-6240
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