ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar

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2013-2014 University Calendar

Fall Term 2013
Opening Faculty Meetings August 15
Opening University Convocation August 22
Labor Day Holiday– University Offices Closed
-- Evening Classes Will Meet
September 2
Thanksgiving Holiday Break
-- No Classes Meet
-- University Offices Closed 27th, 28th, and 29th
November 25-29
Winter Commencement December 14
Christmas Holiday – University Offices Closed December 23, 2013 -
January 1, 2014
Spring Term 2014
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday (Observed)
University Offices Closed
January 20
President’s Day Holiday – University Offices Closed
Evening Classes Will Meet
February 17
Good Friday-Easter Holiday – University Offices Closed April 18
Spring Commencement May 17
Summer Term 2014
Memorial Day Holiday – University Offices Closed May 26
Independence Day Holiday – University Offices Closed July 4

2013-2014 Academic Calendar

TRADITIONAL UNDERGRADUATE

Fall Term 2013
Opening Faculty Meetings August 15
New Student Orientation
 - International Student Residence Hall Move-in August 14
 - International New Student Orientation Days August 15-16
 - New Student Residence Hall Move-in August 17
New Student Orientation Days August 17-24
Returning Student Residence Hall Move-in August 18
First Day of Classes August 21
Opening University Convocation August 22
Credit Enrollment Ends August 30
Labor Day Holiday– University Offices Closed
-- Evening Classes Will Meet
September 2
Good Standing Class Withdrawal Period Ends September 20
Petition to Graduate Deadline
for Winter Commencement
October 1
Faculty In-Service Day
-- Evening Classes Will Meet
October 10
Spring/January/May Term Registration November 5-8
Thanksgiving Holiday Break
-- No Classes Meet
-- University Offices Closed 27th, 28th, and 29th
November 25-29
Final Examinations December 9-12
Winter Commencement December 14
Fall Semester Residence Hall Move-out December 14
January Term 2014
January Term January 6-17
Spring Term 2014
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday (Observed)
-- University Offices Closed
January 20
New Student Orientation
 - New Student Residence Hall Move-in January 21
 - International Student Residence Hall Move-in January 21
New Student Orientation Days January 21-25
First day of classes January 23
Credit Enrollment Ends January 31
President’s Day Holiday – University Offices Closed
-- Evening Classes Will Meet
February 17
Good Standing Class Withdrawal Period Ends February 21
Petition to Graduate Deadline
for Spring Commencement
March 1
Faculty In-Service Day
-- No Daytime Classes Meet
-- Evening Classes Will Meet
March 12
Spring Break March 31 - April 4
Good Friday-Easter Holiday – University Offices Closed April 18
Fall Term Registration April 8-11
Finals May 12-15
Spring Commencement May 17
Spring Semester Residence Hall Move-out May 17
Summer Term 2014
May Term May 19 - May 30
Memorial Day Holiday- University Offices Closed May 26

ONLINE UNDERGRADUATE

Fall Term 2013
Fall Term June 1 - Dec 31
Fall Term, June Session June 3 - July 7
Fall Term, July Session July 8 - August 11
Fall Term, August Session August 19 - September 22
Fall Term, September Session September 23 - October 27
Fall Term, October Session October 28 - December 8
Independence Day Holiday – University Offices Closed
-- Classes follow individual course schedule
July 4
Labor Day Holiday – University Offices Closed
-- Classes follow individual course schedule
September 2
Petition to Graduate Deadline
for Winter Commencement
October 1
Spring Term Registration November 11-15
Thanksgiving Holiday Week
-- Classes do not meet
-- University Offices Closed 27th, 28th, and 29th
November 25-29
Winter Commencement December 14
Christmas Holiday – University Offices Closed December 23, 2013 -
January 1, 2014
Spring Term 2014
Spring Term January 1 - May 31
Spring Term, January Session January 6 - February 9
Spring Term, February Session February 10 - March 16
Spring Term, March Session March 17 - April 20
Spring Term, April Session April 21 - May 25
New Year’s Holiday – University Offices Closed January 1
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday (Observed)
-- University Offices Closed
-- Classes meet
January 20
President’s Day Holiday – University Offices Closed
-- Classes meet
February 17
Petition to Graduate Deadline
for Spring Commencement
March 1
Good Friday – University Offices Closed
-- Classes follow individual course schedule
April 18
Fall Term Registration April 14-18
Spring Commencement May 17

GRADUATE

2013-2014
Independence Day Holiday – Offices Closed
-- Classes follow individual course schedule
July 4
New Student Orientation August 13
Labor Day Holiday – University Offices Closed
-- Evening Classes Meet
September 2
Petition to Graduate Deadline
for Winter Commencement
October 1
Spring Term Registration November 18-22
Thanksgiving Holiday Week
-- Most classes do not meet
-- University Offices Closed 27th, 28th, and 29th
November 25-29
Winter Commencement December 14
Christmas Holiday - University Offices Closed December 23, 2013 -
January 1, 2014
New Year’s Holiday – University Offices Closed January 1
New Student Orientation January 7
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday (Observed)
-- Evening Classes Meet
January 20
President’s Day Holiday – University Offices Closed
-- Evening Classes meet
February 17
Petition to Graduate Deadline
for Spring Commencement
March 1
Spring Break March 31 - April 4
Good Friday – University Offices Closed April 18
Summer Term Registration April 21-25
Spring Commencement May 17
Fall Term Registration July 7-11

College of Education (EDU)

Summer Term 2013
Summer Term June 3 - August 18
Fall Term 2013
Fall Term August 19 - December 31
Fall Term, Module 1 August 19 - October 13
Fall Term, Module 2 October 14 - December 15
Spring Term 2014
Spring Term January 6 - May 25
Spring Term, Module 1 January 20 - March 16
Spring Term, Module 2 March 17 - May 18

College of Psychology and Counseling (MFT)

Summer Term 2013
Summer Term June 1 - August 18
Fall Term 2013
Fall Term August 19 - December 31
Fall Term, Module 1 August 19 - October 13
Fall Term, Module 2 October 14 - December 15
Spring Term 2014
Spring Term January 1 - May 31
Spring Term, Module 1 January 20 - March 16
Spring Term, Module 2 March 17 - May 18

College of Ministry and Biblical Studies (MIN)

Summer Term 2013
Summer Term June 1 - August 18
Summer Term, Ministry Module 1 June 3 - July 7
Summer Term, Ministry Module 2 July 8 - August 11
Fall Term 2013
Fall Term August 19 - December 15
Fall Term, Ministry Module 1 August 19 - October 13
Fall Term, Ministry Module 2 October 14 - December 15
Residency
Residency January 6 - March 16, 2014
Spring Term 2014
Spring Term January 6 - May 31
Spring Term, Ministry Module 1 January 20 - March 16
Spring Term, Ministry Module 2 March 17 - May 18

College of Business and Management (MBA)

Summer Term 2013
Summer Term, MBA 2013 May 6 - August 25
Summer Term, MBA Module 1 May 6 - June 9
Summer Term, MBA Module 2 June 10 - July 21
Independence Day Holiday week
-- No MBA Courses meet
July 1-5
Summer Term, MBA Module 3 July 22 - August 31
Fall Term 2013
Fall Term, MBA 2013 August 26 - December 31
Fall Term, MBA Module 1 August 26 - September 29
Fall Term, MBA Module 2 September 30 - November 3
Fall Term, MBA Module 3 November 4 - December 15
Spring Term 2014
Spring Term, MBA 2014 January 1 - May 4
Spring Term, MBA Module 1 January 13 - February 16
Spring Term, MBA Module 2 February 17 - March 23
Spring Term, MBA Module 3 March 24 - May 4