2014-2015 Undergraduate Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2014

August 2014
27 Wed.

Final Registration/Fee Payment without penalty

TBD TBD Logic Competency Examination Fees Due
28 Thurs. Late charges begin
TBD TBD Foreign Language and Literatures Competency Examination Fees Due
Aug. 30- Sept. 2 Sat. - Tues. New Student Orientation

September 2014
1 Mon. Labor Day holiday (offices closed, no classes)
2 Tues. Competency Examinations: Logic; Foreign Languages and Literatures
3 Wed. Classes Begin
11 Thurs. Mass of the Holy Spirit
12 Fri. Last day to enroll in classes and to drop a class without a 'W'
Deadline 100 percent tuition refund
19 Fri. Deadline 90 percent tuition refund
26 Fri. Deadline 80 percent tuition refund

October 2014
1 Wed. Financial aid application for January Intersession 2015 available
1-30 Wed.-Thurs. Online class reservation for Intersession 2015 (two weeks only; see Friday, November 1 for walk-in registration for intersession 2015)
3 Fri. Deadline 70 percent tuition refund
13 Mon. Deadline to petition for May 2015 graduation
TBD TBD Competency Examination Fees Due
17 Fri. Deadline 60 percent tuition refund
24 Fri. Fall Holiday (no classes)
27 Mon. Deadline 50 percent tuition refund
TBD TBD Mid-term grades due
 
November 2014
3 Mon. Walk-in registration begins for Intersession 2015.
Class reservation begins for Spring 2015.
TBD TBD Priority deadline for Intersession 2015 financial aid applications
TBD TBD Competency Examination: Mathematics; Lower-division and Upper-division English
6 Thurs. Deadline to select grade or Pass/Fail option
11 Tues. Last day to withdraw from classes with a 'W'.
Deadline for removal of Incompletes from prior semester/Summer Sessions
14 Fri. Final fee payment deadline for Intersession 2015 online registration
26-28 Wed. - Fri. Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes; offices closed Thursday and Friday)

December 2014
12 Fri. Last Day of classes
TBD TBD Deadline to petition for August 2015 graduation
13-14 Sat. - Sun. Study Days
15-19 Mon. - Fri. Final Examinations
TBD TBD NROTC Commissioning Ceremony

January 2015
5 Mon. Final grades due
 


Intersession 2015 (optional)

January 2015
5 Mon. First day of Intersession classes
19 Mon. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday (no classes; offices closed)
23 Fri. Last day of Intersession classes
See the 2015 Intersession Catalog for specific courses, dates and registration procedures

Spring Semester 2015

January 2015
TBD TBD Logic Competency Examination Fees Dues
TBD TBD Foreign Languages and Logic Competency Examination Fees Due
22 Thurs. Final registration/fee payment without penalty
23 Fri. Late charges begin
Competency Examination: Logic; Foreign Languages and Literatures
22-24 Thurs. - Sat. New Student Orientation
26 Mon. Classes begin
29 Thurs. All Faith Service

February 2015
1 Sun. Financial aid applications for Summer Sessions 2015 available.
4 Wed. Last day to enroll in classes and to drop a class without a 'W'.
Deadline 100 percent tuition refund.
11 Wed. Deadline 90 percent tuition refund
18 Wed. Deadline 80 percent tuition refund
25 Wed. Deadline 70 percent tuition refund

March 2015
TBD TBD Priority deadline for USD financial aid applications for 2015-2016 fall and/or spring semesters for new (freshmen and transfer) undergraduate students.
Priority deadline for USD financial aid applications for 2015-2016 fall and/or spring semesters for continuing and undergraduate students.
2-30 Mon. - Mon. Online class reservation for Summer Sessions 2015 (two weeks only; see Tuesday, April 1 for walk-in registration for Summer Sessions 2015)
6 Fri. Spring Holiday (no classes)
Mar. 30-April 6 Mon. - Mon. Spring/Easter break (no classes)
11 Wed. Deadline 60 percent tuition refund
17 Tues. Priority deadline for Summer Sessions 2015 financial aid applications
TBD TBD

Mid-term grades due

TBD TBD

Deadline to pay Competency Examination fee

18 Wed. Deadline 50 percent tuition refund
25 Wed. Deadline to select grade or Pass/Fail option

April 2015
7 Tues. Walk-in registration begins for Summer Sessions 2015.
Class reservation begins for Fall 2015.
TBD TBD Competency Examination: Mathematics
8 Wed. Last day to withdraw from classes with a 'W'.
Deadline for removal of Incompletes from Fall semester/Intersession
10 Fri. Final fee payment deadline for Summer Sessions 2015 online registration
TBD TBD Competency Examinations: Lower-division and Upper-division English

May 2015
TBD TBD Honors Convocation
11 Mon. Last day of classes.
12-13 Tues.-Wed. Study Days
14-20 Thurs.-Wed. Final Examinations
22 Fri. NROTC Commissioning Ceremony
23-24 Sat. - Sun. Commencements
27 Wed. Final grades due

Summer Sessions 2015 (optional)

June 2015
1 Mon. First day of first session

July 2015
3 Fri. Independence Day holiday (no classes, offices closed)

August 2015
21 Fri. Last day of last session
See the 2015 Summer Sessions Catalog for specific courses, dates and registration procedures