2018-2019 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue 
    
    Nov 16, 2018  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue

Academic Calendar


 

Summer Sessions 2018

May 2018
15 Mail-In Registration ends for first Summer Session
22 Web Registration ends for first Summer Session
25-28 Memorial Day Observed (University Closed)
30 First Summer Session Begins
30 Applications due for September 2018 Graduation
30-31 Late Registration for Summer Session
 
June 2018
1 Course Withdrawal Period begins for first Summer Session
18-19 Summer Orientation Session I (first-year students)
19 Course Withdrawal Period ends for first Summer Session; last day to withdraw from a course with a grade of W
21-22 Summer Orientation Session II (first-year students)
25-26 Summer Orientation Session III (first-year students)
28-29 Summer Orientation Session IV (first-year students)
29 Last day to obtain a partial refund of Tuition Deposit for cancellation of Fall 2018 registration (full-time students)
   
July 2018
4-5 Independence Day Observed (University Closed)
8 Web Registration ends for second Summer Session
12 First Summer Session ends
13 Mail-In Registration ends for second Summer Session
13 WebAdvisor Add/Drop Period begins for Fall 2018 Semester
16 Second Summer Session begins
16-17 Late Registration for second Summer Session
17 Last day for students with approved withdrawals for alternate Summer Session internships to obtain a full tuition refund
18 Course Withdrawal Period begins for second Summer Session
   
August 2018
2 Course Withdrawal Period ends for second Summer Session; last day to withdraw with a grade of W
23 Second Summer Session ends
28 Mail-In Registration ends for Fall 2018 Semester (part-time students)

Fall Semester 2018

August 2018
30 First-year resident students report to residence halls
   
September 2018
8/31-3 Fall Welcome Weekend
2 Upperclass resident students report to residence halls
3 Labor Day (No Classes)
4 Fall Semester begins
4 Applications due for January 2019 Graduation
4-7 Late Registration: In-Person Add/Drop Period
7 Add/Drop Period ends for Fall Semester
7-16 Initium Activities
8 Course Withdrawal Period begins for Fall Semester
16 Mass of the Holy Spirit
21 Applications due for May 2019 Graduation (full-time students)
28-30 Family Weekend
   
October 2018
19 Midsemester Holiday
19 Midterm grades due in Records Office by 3:00 p.m.*
24 WebAdvisor Registration for Spring 2019 Semester (Class of 2019)
31 WebAdvisor Registration for Spring 2019 Semester (Class of 2020)
   
November 2018
1 All Saints Day
7 WebAdvisor Registration for Spring 2019 Semester (Class of 2021)
9 Course Withdrawl Period ends for Fall Semester; last day to withdraw from a course with a grade of W
14-15 WebAdvisor Registration for Spring 2019 Semester (Class of 2022)
19 WebAdvisor Add/Drop Period begins for Spring 2019 Semester
20 Thanksgiving Break begins after last class
21-25 Thanksgiving Break (No Classes)
22-25 Thanksgiving Break (University Closed)
26 Classes Resume
   
December 2018
8 Feast of the Immaculate Conception
10 Last day of classes for Fall Semester
11 Study Day
12-20 Exams and close of Fall Semester; including Saturday, December 15
24-1/1 Christmas Break (University Closed)

Spring Semester 2019

January 2019
2 University Opens
2 Mail-In Registration ends for Spring Semester (part-time students)
13 Resident students report to residence halls
14 Spring Semester begins
14 Applications due for May 2019 Graduation (part-time students)
14-17 Late Registration: In-Person Add/Drop Period
17 Add/Drop Period ends for Spring Semester
18 Course Withdrawal Period begins for Spring Semester
21 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday (University Closed)
   
February 2019
25 Web and Mail-In Registration begin for Summer 2019 Sessions
   
March 2019
1 Midterm grades due in Records Office by 3:00 p.m.*
4-10 Spring Break
6 Ash Wednesday
11 Classes Resume
20 WebAdvisor Registration for Fall 2019 Semester (Class of 2020)
22 Maryland Day Celebration
27 WebAdvisor Registration for Fall 2019 Semester (Class of 2021)
29 Course Withdrawal Period ends for Spring Semester; last day to withdraw from a course with a grade of W
   
April 2019
3 WebAdvisor Registration for Fall 2019 Semester (Class of 2022)
18-22 Easter Break (No Classes)
19-22 Easter Break (Offices Closed)
30 Last day of classes for Spring Semester
   
May 2019
1 Study Day
2-10 Exams and close of Spring Semester; including Saturday, May 4
17 Academic Honors and Departmental Awards Ceremony: McManus Theatre, 11 a.m.
17 Baccalaureate Mass: Reitz Arena, 1:30 p.m.
18 Commencement: Royal Farms Arena, 11 a.m.

* Midterm grades are available on WebAdvisor once they are processed. Midterm grades are mailed to the student's permanent address only.