Catalogs & Schedules

2008-2009 Academic Calendar

Summer Session 2008

May 27, 2008 - August 6, 2008 (51 days)

Day Date Event
Monday April 7, 2008 Begin Returning Student Registration for Summer and Fall Semesters
Monday April 14, 2008 Begin Open Registration for Summer and Fall Semesters
Monday May 26, 2008 Memorial Day (college closed)
Tuesday May 27, 2008 Classes Begin
Thursday June 5, 2008 Financial Aid Add Deadline and Full-term Course Add/Drop Deadline
Monday - Wednesday June 30 - July 2, 2008 Midterm Week
Wednesday July 2, 2008 Graduation Application Deadline for Fall 2008
Friday July 4, 2008 Independence Day (college closed)
Monday July 21, 2008 Full-term Course Withdrawal Deadline
Wednesday August 6, 2008 Last Day of Summer Session 2008

Fall Semester 2008

August 25, 2008 – December 12, 2008 (76 days – includes 4 days of finals)

Day Date Event
Monday  August 25, 2008 Classes Begin
Monday September 1, 2008 Labor Day (college closed)
Wednesday September 10, 2008 Full-term Course Add/Drop Deadline
Monday-Friday October 13-17, 2008 Midterm Week
Monday November 10, 2008 Begin Returning Student Registration for Spring Semester
Wednesday November 12, 2008 Full-term Course Withdrawal Deadline
Friday November 14, 2008 Graduation Application Deadline for Spring 2009
Monday November 17, 2008 Begin Open Registration for Spring Semester
Wednesday-Friday November 26-28, 2008 Thanksgiving Holiday (college closed)
Tuesday-Friday December 9-12, 2008 Final Examinations
Friday December 12, 2008 Last Day of Fall Semester 2008
Monday-Friday December 22-26, 2008 Christmas Holiday (college closed)
Thursday-Friday January 1-2, 2009 New Year’s (college closed)

Spring Semester 2009

January 12, 2009 – May 7, 2009 (78 days – includes 4 days of finals)

Day Date Event
Monday November 10, 2008   Begin Returning Student Registration for Spring Semester
Monday November 17, 2008     Begin Open Registration for Spring Semester
Thursday January 1, 2009 New Year’s Day (college closed)
Monday January 12, 2009 Classes Begin
Monday January 19, 2009   Martin Luther King Day (college closed)
Wednesday January 28, 2009 Full-term Course Add/Drop Deadline
Monday-Friday March 2-6, 2009 Midterm Week
Sunday March 15, 2009   2009-2010 Financial Aid Application Priority Deadline
Monday-Friday March 16-20, 2009 Spring Break (no classes)
Monday April 6, 2009    Begin Returning Student Registration for Summer and Fall Semesters
Friday April 10, 2009

Graduation Application Deadline for Summer 2009

Full-term Course Withdrawal Deadline

Monday April 13, 2009 Begin Open Registration for Summer and Fall Semester
Monday-Thursday May 4-7, 2009 Final Examinations
Thursday May 7, 2009 Last Day of Spring Semester 2009
Friday May 8, 2009 Graduation (tentative date) 7:00 p.m.