Important Field Dates 2015-2016

Note: Calendar subject to change.
Dates applicable to Social Work students appear in bold.

Fall 2015


27 Thursday MSW student orientation 4:00 p.m. Main Faculty Dining Room/Faculty Center
31 Monday Fall classes and Field placement begin this week


07 Monday Labor Day (college closed)
14 Monday Last day for adding or dropping courses


05 Monday Draft of MSW Learning Contract due this week
12 Monday Columbus Day (college closed)
13 Tuesday Monday classes meet


02 Monday

Spring/Early Spring registration begins for degree candidates

02 Monday Final Learning Contract due this week
04 Wednesday

Last day to withdraw from courses without permission

11 Monday Veteran's Day (classes will meet) Field Education Office Closed
26 Thursday Thanksgiving recess begins
30 Monday Classes and Field placement resume


07 Monday Fall Field Evaluation due to faculty this week
11 Friday Fall Field placement ends
12 Saturday Fall classes end
25 Friday Christmas Day (college closed, library closed)
28 Monday Grades due by noon: Early spring classes begin

Spring 2016


01 Friday New Year’s Day (college closed, library closed)
04 Monday Field placement resumes this week
15 Friday Early spring classes end
18 Monday Martin Luther King Day (college closed, library closed)
19 Tuesday Spring classes begin


01 Monday MSW addendum to Field Contract due this week
01 Monday Last day for adding or dropping courses
22 Monday Summer registration begins for degree candidates


07 Monday Spring recess begins (no classes or field)
14 Monday Classes and Field resume
30 Wednesday Last day for withdrawing from classes


04 Monday Fall registration begins
18 Monday MSW Spring Field Evaluations due to faculty
22 Friday Spring Field placement ends
27 Wednesday BSW Cap and Gown Convocation


02 Monday Spring semester classes end
10 Tuesday Grades due by 4 p.m. for degree recipients
11 Wednesday All other grades due by 4:00 p.m.
14 Saturday BSW Commencement/MSW Commencement
BSW begins in the A.M. & MSW begins in the P.M.
16 Monday Summer Session I begins
30 Monday Memorial Day (college closed, library closed)


24 Friday Summer Session I ends
27 Monday Summer Session II begins


04 Monday Independence Day observed (college closed, library closed)


05 Friday Summer Session II ends
08 Monday Victory Day (college closed, library closed)

* To be used only if so designated by college administration. If it is, faculty members may choose to schedule a class/exam on this day and will notify their students accordingly.

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Page last updated: August 17, 2015