Master Academic Calendar

Traditional (SEM), Adult Modular (MOD), and Online Format
Undergraduate Programs

 SUMMER 2015

June
1
Mon
SEM SUMMER and SUMMER SESSION 1 BEGIN
14
Sun
Last day to withdraw from Online Session 5 classes
21
Sun
Online Session 5 ENDS
July
3
Fri
Independence Day observance; no SEM and MOD Summer classes; no QTR classes; all offices closed
5
Sun
SEM SUMMER and SUMMER SESSION 1 ENDS
6
Mon
SEM SUMMER and SUMMER SESSION 2 BEGIN
12
Sun
MOD 8 ENDS
13
Mon
MOD 9 BEGINS
August
9
Sun
SEM SUMMER and SUMMER SESSION 2 END; last day to withdraw from Online Session 6 classes
16
Sun
MOD 9 and Online Session 6 END
27-29
Thu-Sat
Welcome Weekend
31
Mon
August degree conferral
31
Mon
FALL SEM, MOD 1 and Online Session 1 BEGIN

 
 FALL 2015

September
3
Thu
End of add/drop course changes and late registration for Online Session 1; Opening Liturgy; no SEM and MOD classes between 10:45 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.; all University offices open.
6
Sun
End of add/drop course changes and late registration for 15-week classes
7
Mon
Labor Day; no SEM and MOD classes; all University offices closed.
28
Mon
Last day to file application for Fall 2015 Teacher Education program
October
4
Sun
MOD 1 ENDS
5
Mon
MOD 2 BEGINS
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; last day to file application for Fall 2016 Student Teaching.
29
Thu
End of add/drop course changes and late registration for Online Session 2
November
2
Mon
Spring 2016 registration begins
8
Sun
MOD 2 ENDS
9
Mon
MOD 3 BEGINS
13
Fri
Last day to file application for Spring 2016 pre-clinicals
22
Sun
Last day to withdraw from 15-week classes
25-27
Wed-Fri
Thanksgiving Break; no SEM and MOD classes.
26-27
Thu-Fri
Thanksgiving Holiday; all University offices closed.
December
13
Sun
MOD 3 ENDS; last day to withdraw from Online Session 2 classes.
14-18
Mon-Fri
Fall SEM official final exam period
19
Sat
Commencement Convocation
20
Sun
Fall SEM 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
MOD 4 and Online Session 3 BEGIN
14
Thu
New student orientation; end of add/drop course changes and late registration for Online Session 3.
15
Fri
Application for August 2016 graduation degree/certificate recipients due
18
Mon
Celebration of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day; all University offices open; no SEM and MOD classes.
19
Tue
SPRING SEM BEGINS
25
Mon
End of add/drop course changes and late registration for 15-week classes
29
Fri
Last day to file for Fall 2016 pre-clinicals
February
14
Sun
MOD 4 ENDS
15
Mon
MOD 5 BEGINS
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
1
Tue
Summer 2016 registration begins
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 2016 student teaching
20
Sun
MOD 5 ENDS
21-27
Mon-Sun
Spring break; no SEM and MOD classes; all University offices open.
25-27
Fri-Sun
Good Friday, Saturday and Easter; no SEM/MOD classes; all University offices closed.
28
Mon
Easter Monday; MOD classes in session; no SEM classes; all Univeristy offices closed; MOD 6 BEGINS.
April
4
Mon
Fall 2016 registration begins
17
Sun
Last day to withdraw from 15-week classes
24
Sun
Last day to withdraw from Online Session 4 classes
May
1
Sun
MOD 6 and Online Session 4 END
2
Mon
MOD 7 BEGINS
2
Mon
Online Session 5 BEGINS
5
Thu
End of add/drop course changes and late registration for Online Session 5
9-13
Mon-Fri
Spring SEM official final exam period
14
Sat
Commencement Convocation
15
Sun
SPRING SEM ENDS
30
Mon
Memorial Day; no SEM and MOD classes; all University offices closed.
31
Tue
May degree conferral
June
5
Sun
MOD 7 ENDS

 SUMMER 2016

June
6
Mon
SEM SUMMER and SUMMER SESSION 1 BEGIN
13
Mon
MOD 8 BEGINS
19
Sun
Last day to withdraw from Online Session 5 classes
26
Sun
Online Session 5 ENDS
27
Mon
Online Session 6 BEGINS
30
Thu
End of add/drop course changes and late registration for Online Session 6
July
4
Mon
Independence Day; no SEM and MOD Summer classes; all University offices closed.
10
Sun
SEM SUMMER and SUMMER SESSION 1 ENDS
11
Mon
SEM SUMMER and SUMMER SESSION 2 BEGIN
17
Sun
MOD 8 ENDS
18
Mon
MOD 9 BEGINS
August
14
Sun
SEM SUMMER and SUMMER SESSION 2 END; last day to withdraw from Online Session 6 classes.
21
Sun
MOD 9 and Online Session 6 END
31
Wed
August degree conferral

2015-2016
Academic Calendars

Traditional (SEM), Adult Modular (MOD) and Online Format Undergraduate Programs

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Benedictine University

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