Academic Calendar 2016-17

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Fall 2016
Aug.22-23 (Mon-Tues) Fall Semester advisement/Testing/Registration
Aug. 24 (Wed) COLLEGE CONFERENCE/Division Meetings
Aug. 25 (Thurs) FACULTY CONFERENCE
Aug. 26 (Fri) Accelerated BSN (ABSN) Fall
Trimester begins
Aug.25-27 (Thu-Sat)* Freshman Orientation (Day/Evening Students)
Aug. 27 (Sat) Freshman Convocation (Day/Evening Students)
Graduate Education Quarter I
begins
Aug. 29 (Mon) Fall Semester begins
Aug. 29-Sept. 1 (Mon-Thu) Late Registration & Drop/Add for Fall Semester
Aug. 30 (Tues) Dominican College
Online/RN-to-BSN/MBA Session I begins
Sept. 10 (Sat) Weekend ABSN Fall Trimester begins
Sept. 5 (Mon) Labor Day—COLLEGE
CLOSED
Sept. 9 (Fri) OT, PT, and Undergraduate
Weekend Fall Trimesters begin
Oct. 25 (Tues) Dominican College Online/ RN-to-BSN/MBA Session II begins
Nov. 5 (Sat) Graduate Education Quarter II begins
Nov. 7 (Mon) Last day for withdrawal from Fall Semester classes
Nov. 8 (Tues) Election Day—COLLEGE CLOSED
Nov. 14 (Mon.) HONORS CONVOCATION
Nov. 18 (Fri) Last day for January graduates to file a "Candidate for Degree" form
Nov. 23-Nov. 27 (Wed-Sun) Thanksgiving Recess—COLLEGE CLOSED
Dec. 12-16 (Mon-Fri) Final examination week, Fall semester
Dec. 24-Jan. 2 (Sat-Sun) COLLEGE CLOSED
Wintersession 2017
Dec. 21-Jan. 13 (Wed-Fri) Wintersession Classes (no classes Dec. 26 – Jan. 2)
Spring 2017
Jan. 3 (Tues) Dominican College Online/RN-to-BSN/MBA Session III begins
Jan. 4 (Wed) Accelerated BSN (ABSN) Spring Trimester begins
Jan. 6 (Fri) OT, PT and Undergraduate Weekend Spring Trimesters begin
Jan. 7 (Sat) Weekend ABSN Spring Trimester Begins
Jan. 11 (Wed) Spring Semester Registration
Jan. 12 (Thurs) COLLEGE CONFERENCE
Jan. 16 (Mon) Martin Luther King Day—COLLEGE CLOSED
Jan. 17 (Tues) Residence Halls Open for Returning Students
Jan. 18 (Wed) Spring Semester begins
Jan. 18, 19, 23, 24 Late Registration & Drop/Add for Spring Semester
Jan. 21 (Sat) Graduate Education Quarter III begins
Jan. 27 (Fri) Last day for May/August graduates to file a "Candidate for Degree" form
Feb. 28 (Tues) Dominican College Online/RN-to-BSN/MBA Session IV begins
Mar. 13-Mar. 17 (Mon-Fri) SPRING BREAK—CLASSES SUSPENDED
Apr. 4 (Tues) Last day for withdrawal from Spring Semester classes
Apr. 12 (Wed) Classes follow Monday schedule
Apr. 13-Apr. 17 (Thurs-Mon) RELIGIOUS HOLIDAYS—CLASSES SUSPENDED/COLLEGE CLOSED
May 8-12 (Mon-Fri) Final examination week, Spring Semester
May 15-19 (Mon-Fri) Pre-Commencement Activities
May 17 (Wed) SERVICE RECOGNITION CEREMONY
May 20 (Sat) GRADUATION MASS and BACCALAUREATE AWARDS CEREMONY
May 21 (Sun) COMMENCEMENT
Summer 2017
Apr. 8 (Sat) Graduate Education Quarter IV begins
May 2 (Tues) Dominican College Online/RN-to-BSN/MBA Session V begins
May 5 (Fri) OT, PT (Years 2, 3, and 4) and Undergraduate Weekend Summer Trimesters begin
May 6 (Sat) Weekend ABSN Summer Trimester begins
May 29 (Mon) Memorial Day—COLLEGE CLOSED
May 30 (Tues) ABSN Academic Year Begins
May 31-June 15 (Wed-Thur) Day/Evening Summer Session I
June 2 (Fri) PT (Year 1) Summer Trimester begins
June 19-July 25 (Mon-Thur) Day/Evening Summer Session
II
June 27 (Tues) Dominican College Online/ RN-to-BSN/MBA Session VI begins
July 4 (Tues) Independence Day—COLLEGE CLOSED