2018–19 Academic Calendar

 

August 23 Orientation Leaders Move-in (Lenfest Hall)
August 24 (9 a.m.–4 p.m.) New International Students Move-in (Lenfest Hall)
August 24–25 New International Student Orientation
August 26 (9 a.m.–4 p.m.) New U.S. Students Move-in (Lenfest Hall)
August 26–31 New Student Orientation
August 27 Placement Exams
  Faculty In-Service Day
August 28–29 Registration for New Students
August 30—September 3 Returning Students Move-in (Lenfest Hall)
August 31 Meal Plan Begins with Breakfast
September 3 Labor Day Holiday—No Classes
September 4 Fall Semester Begins
  Convocation, 10 a.m.—Classes Start at 12 p.m.
September 18 Last Day to Add Classes
October 2 Last Day to Drop Classes
November 9 Academic Advising—No Classes
November 19–25 Fall Break/Thanksigiving Vacation—No Classes, Dining Services Closed
November 25 Dining Services Resume with Dinner
November 26 Classes Resume
  Spring Semester Registration Begins for All Students
December 14 Holiday Party, 7 p.m.
December 16 Reading Day—No Classes or Applied Music
December 17–19 Exam Period—No Applied Music
December 19 Fall Semester Ends
December 20 Lenfest Hall Closes for Winter Vacation
December 20—January 13 Winter Vacation
  Dining Services Closed
January 11 Faculty In-Service Day
  Fall Report Card Ready in NetClassroom
January 13 (9 a.m.) Lenfest Hall Reopens After Winter Vacation
  Dining Services Resume with Dinner
January 14 Spring Semester Begins
January 21 Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service
January 28 Last Day to Add Classes
February 11 Last Day to Drop Classes
March 11–17 Spring Vacation
  Dining Services Closed
March 17 Dining Services Resume with Dinner
March 18 Classes Resume
May 6 Reading Day—No Classes or Applied Music
  Graduating Class Dinner
May 7–9 Exam Period—No Applied Music
May 9 Meal Plan Ends After Dinner
May 10 Commencement Rehearsal
May 11 Commencement, 11 a.m.
May 12 Move-out Deadline (Lenfest Hall)
May 24 Spring Report Card Ready in NetClassroom