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2014-2015 Academic Calendar

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Fall Semester 2014

 
AUGUST

4-8

Mon-Fri Iowa Private College Week

18

Mon New Faculty Orientation

19

Tue Opening Workshop for Faculty, Staff, Administration

19

Tue Clarke University Family Picnic

20

Wed Faculty Development Workshops

21-24

Thu-Sun CONNECT; Transitions: First-Year Seminar class starts 8/21

21

Thu Orientation for Timesaver and Graduate Students

25

Mon Day Classes, TimeSaver, Graduate Classes Begin

29

Fri Last day to Add/Cancel, Audit in timeSaver and Graduate Session I
     
SEPTEMBER

1

Mon Labor Day (No Classes)

2

Tue Last Day to Add a Semester-Long Course

9

Tue Post Registration Closes

9

Tue Last Day to Cancel a Semester-Long Course, File for Internship Credit, File for Audit and to Convert an Incomplete Grade

10

Wed Convocation (11 a.m. and Noon Classes Canceled)

23

Tue Last Day to Withdraw from Course, File S/U Option in Graduate and TimeSaver Session I

26-28

Fri-Sun Family Weekend
     
OCTOBER

1

Wed Application to Major forms due in Academic Affairs Office

10-12

Fri-Sun Clarke Homecoming

16

Thu Timesaver and Graduate Session I Ends/Midterm

17

Fri Autumn Free Day (no classes)

20

Mon TimeSaver and Graduate Session II Begins

21

Tue Midterm and Session I grades due

22

Wed 2015 Course Planning and Advising Appointments

24

Fri Last Day to Add/Cancel, File for Internship Credit, Audit in TimeSaver and Graduate Session II

31

Fri Last Day to Withdraw from a Semester Long-Course

31

Fri Last Day to File S/U Grade Option for a Semester-Long Course
     
NOVEMBER

7

Fri Retreat/Faculty Development Day - No Classes

10-14

Mon-Fri Registration for spring 2015 Semester (TS/Grad: Mon; Seniors, Honors Program, TC, SC: Tues; Juniors: Wed; Sophomores: Thurs; First Year: Fri)

10

Mon First call for Graduation Applications for December 2015, May 2016 and August 2016

18

Tue Last Day to Withdraw from Course/File S/U Option in TimeSaver and Graduate Session II

19

Wed November Social Recognition for December Candidates - 5:30 p.m. - Atrium

25

Tue Residence Halls Close - 7 p.m.

26-30

Wed-Sun Thanksgiving Vacation

30

Sun Residence Halls Open - 1 p.m.
     
DECEMBER

1

Mon Classes Resume

3

Wed University Christmas Dinner (Faculty, Staff, Students)

5

Fri Last Day of Daytime Classes

8-11

Mon-Thu Finals/Assessment Week

11

Thu Last Day of Graduate/TimeSaver Session II

11

Thu Residence Halls Close - 7 p.m.

16

Tue Final and Session II grades due

24-Jan 1

Wed-Thu Staff Break - Offices Closed; Offices open Jan. 2


Spring Semester 2015

 
JANUARY

Dec 12-Jan 11

Intersession for those whom it applies

8

Thu 5:30 p.m. - Orientation for TimeSaver and Graduate Studies

11

Sun 10 a.m. - Residence Halls open for new students

11

Sun 1 p.m. - Residence Halls open for returning students

12

Mon Daytime, TimeSaver, Graduate Classes Begin

16

Fri Last Day to Add/Cancel, Audit in TimeSaver and Graduate Session I

19

Mon Martin Luther King Holiday - No Daytime Classes

20

Tue Last Day to Add Semester-Long Course

27

Tue Post Registration Closes

27

Tue Last Day to Cancel a Semester-Long Course, File for Internship Credit, File for Audit and Convert an Incomplete Grade
     
FEBRUARY

10

Tue Last day to Withdraw, File S/U Option in TimeSaver and Graduate Session I
     
MARCH

2

Mon Application to Major forms due in Academic Affairs

5

Thu Timesaver and Graduate Session I Ends/Midterm

9-13

Mon-Fri Spring Break - No Classes

15

Sun Residence Halls Open - 1 p.m.

16

Mon Timesaver and Graduate Session II Begins

17

Tue Midterm and Session I Grades Due

18-Apr 3

Wed-Fri Fall 2015 Course planning and advising appointments

20

Fri Last Day to Add/Cancel, File for Internship Credit, Audit in TimeSaver and Graduate Session II

20

Fri Last Day to Withdraw from a Course, file S/U in semester-long courses
     
APRIL

1

Wed Residence Halls Close - 5 p.m.

2-6

Thu-Mon Easter Break - No Classes

6

Mon Graduate/Timesaver II Classes Resume

7

Tue Faculty Development/Assessment Day - No Classes

7

Tue Residence Halls Open - 1 p.m.

10-15

Fri-Wed Registration for Fall (TS/Grad-Thu; Returning seniors, Honors Program, SD, TC, Juniors-Fri; Sophomores-Mon; First Year-Tues)

10

Fri Final call for Graduation Applications for Dec. 2015, May and Aug. 2016

14

Tue Last Day to Withdraw, File S/U Option in TimeSaver and Graduate Session II

24

Fri Clarke Student Research Conference
     
MAY

1

Fri Last Day of Daytime Classes

1

Fri Student Honors Banquet

4-7

Mon-Thu Finals/Assessment Week

7

Thu TimeSaver Session II Ends

7

Thu Residence Halls Close for Students Not Involved with Graduation - 7 p.m.

9

Sat Clarke University Graduation

10

Sun Residence Halls Close for all remaining Students - 10 a.m.

11

Mon Summer School Sessions Begin

12

Tue Final and Session II grades due

 

   
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