Academic Calendar

FALL TERM 2013   
Aug. 19 (Mon)  COLLEGE CONFERENCE/Division Meetings 
Aug. 20-21 (Tues-Wed)  Fall Semester Advisement/Testing/Registration 
Aug. 22 (Thur)  FACULTY CONFERENCE 
Aug. 23-24 (Fri-Sat)  Freshman Orientation (Day/Evening Students) 
Aug. 24 (Sat)  Freshman Convocation (Day/Evening Students), 
Graduate Education Session begins
 
Aug. 26 (Mon)  Fall Semester begins 
Aug. 26-Aug. 29 (Mon-Thu)  Late Registration & Drop/Add for Fall Semester 
Aug. 27 (Tues)  Dominican College Online/MBA Session I begins 
Sept. 2 (Mon)  Labor Day—COLLEGE CLOSED 
Sept. 6 (Fri)  OT and PT Fall Trimesters begin 
Sept. 7 (Sat)  Weekend ABSN Fall Trimester begins, 
Weekend College (Undergraduate)
Session I begins
 
Oct. 22 (Tues)  Dominican College Online/MBA Session II begins 
Nov. 2 (Sat)  Graduate Education Session II begins 
Nov. 4 (Mon)  Last day for withdrawal from Fall Semester classes 
Nov. 5 (Tues)  Election Day—CLASSES SUSPENDED 
Nov. 15 (Fri)  Last day for January graduates to file
a "Candidate for Degree" form
 
Nov. 16 (Sat)  Weekend College (Undergraduate)
Session II begins
 
Nov. 25 (Mon.)  HONORS CONVOCATION 
Nov. 27-Dec. 1 (Wed-Sun)  Thanksgiving Recess—COLLEGE CLOSED 
Dec. 9-13 (Mon-Fri)  Final examination week, Fall semester 
Dec. 23-Jan.1 (Mon-Wed)  COLLEGE CLOSED 
WINTERSESSION 2014   
Jan. 2-Jan. 14 (Thur-Tues)  Wintersession Classes 
SPRING TERM 2014   
Jan. 3 (Fri)  OT and PT Spring Trimesters begin 
Jan. 7 (Tues)  Dominican College Online/
MBA Session III begins
 
Jan. 8 (Wed)  Spring Semester Registration 
Jan. 11 (Sat)  Weekend ABSN Spring Trimester Begins 
Jan. 13 (Mon)  COLLEGE CONFERENCE 
Jan. 14 (Tues)  Residence Halls Open for Returning Students 
Jan. 15 (Wed)  Spring Semester begins  
Jan. 15, 16, 21, 22 (Wed-Thur, Tues-Wed)  Late Registration & Drop/Add for Spring Semester 
Jan. 20 (Mon)  Martin Luther King Day—COLLEGE CLOSED 
Jan. 21 (Tue)     Last day for May /August graduates to file
a "Candidate for Degree" form
 
Feb. 1 (Sat)  Weekend College (Undergraduate)
Session III begins, 
 Graduate Education Session III begins
 
Mar. 3-Mar. 7 (Mon-Fri)   Spring Recess—CLASSES SUSPENDED 
Mar. 11 (Tues)  Dominican College Online/MBA Session IV begins 
April 2 (Wed)  Last day for withdrawal from Spring Semester classes  
April 16 (Wed)  Classes follow Monday Schedule 
Apr. 17-Apr. 20 (Thur-Sun)  RELIGIOUS HOLIDAYS—COLLEGE CLOSED  
May 5-9 (Mon-Fri)  Final examination week, Spring Semester 
May 12-16 (Mon-Fri)  Pre-Commencement Activities 
May 14 (Wed)  SERVICE RECOGNITION LUNCHEON 
May 17 (Sat)  GRADUATION MASS
BACCALAUREATE AWARDS CEREMONY
 
May 18 (Sun)  COMMENCEMENT 
SUMMER TERM 2014   
Apr. 12 (Sat)  Weekend College (Undergraduate) Session IV begins, 
Graduate Education Session IV begins
 
May 2 (Fri)  OT Summer Trimester begins 
May 6 (Tues)  Dominican College Online/MBA Session V begins  
May 10 (Sat)  Weekend ABSN Summer Trimester begins 
May 26 (Mon)  Memorial Day—COLLEGE CLOSED 
May 27 (Tues)  ABSN Academic Year Begins 
May 30 (Fri)  PT Summer Trimester begins 
May 28-June 12 (Wed-Thur)  Day/Evening Summer Session I 
June 16-July 17 (Mon-Thur)  Day/Evening Summer Session II