2010-2011 Academic Calendar

Fall 2010 - Summer 2011
Schedule is subject to change
Approved on October 22, 2007
Revised on June 13, 2008
First Semester
Tuesday, Aug. 31 Class of 2014 arrives for orientation
Tuesday, Aug. 31, – Tuesday, Sept. 7
Orientation and COOT
Monday, Sept. 6
Residence halls open for upper classes
Wednesday, Sept. 8
First classes
Monday, Oct. 11 and Tuesday, Oct. 12 Fall recess (no classes)
Friday, Oct. 22 – Sunday, Oct. 24 Family Homecoming Weekend
Wednesday, Nov. 24, Sunday, Nov. 28 Thanksgiving recess
Friday, Dec. 10 Last classes of first semester
Saturday, Dec.11 Last day for scheduled events
Wednesday, Dec. 15, Monday, Dec. 20 Semester examinations
Tuesday, Dec. 21 Residence halls close for winter recess
January Term
Monday, Jan. 3, Thursday, Jan. 27 January Program
Second Semester
Wednesday, Feb. 2
First classes
Saturday, March 19, Sun., March 27 Spring recess (residence halls closed)
Friday, May 6
Last classes of second semester
Saturday, May 7
Last day for scheduled events
Wednesday, May 11, Monday, May 16 Semester examinations
Saturday, May 21 Baccalaureate
Sunday, May 22 Commencement
Summer 2011
Thursday, June 2, – Sunday, June 5
Reunion Weekend

Sem. I Sem. II
MWF 38 38
MW 25 25
TTh 25 25
MTWThF 63 63
Religious Holidays
Rosh Hashanah
Thurs.-Fri., Sept. 9-10
Yom Kippur
Sat., Sep. 18
Passover (first full day)
Tue., Apr. 19
Good Friday-Easter Apr. 22-24
Jewish holidays begin at sundown the evening before the first date listed.