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Academic Calendar

  • Fall 2016

    August 25 Th Freshman check-In
    August 26 F Ursinus Day Academic Convocation
    August 28 Su Upper Classes check-In
    August 29 M Fall Semester begins
    September 9 F Last day to add classes
    October 1 S Family Day
    October 14 F Mid-semester grades due; Fall Break begins (after classes)
    October 15-18 Sa-T Fall Break
    October 19 W Classes resume
    October 22 S Homecoming
    October 28 F Last day to drop with “W”
    November 7 M Spring term registration begins
    November 18 F Spring term registration ends
    November 22 T Thanksgiving Recess begins (after classes)
    November 23-27 W-Su Thanksgiving Recess
    November 28 M Classes resume
    December 9 F Last day of classes; Last day to drop
    December 10 S Reading Day
    December 12-17 M-Sa Final Exams

    Spring 2017

    January 16 M College closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
    January 17 T Residence halls open at noon
    January 18 W Spring Semester classes begin
    January 31 T Last day to add classes
    March 3 F Mid-semester grades due; Spring Break begins (after classes)
    March 4-12 Sa-Su Spring Break
    March 13 M Classes resume
    March 24 F Last day to drop with a “W”
    April 3 M Fall semester registration begins
    April 7 F Admitted Students Day
    April 14 F Fall semester registration ends
    April 19 W CoSA
    May 3 W Last Day of Classes
    Last Day to Drop
    May 4 Th Reading Day
    May 5-6 F-Sa Final Exams
    May 8-11 M-Th Final Exams
    May 14 Su Baccalaureate
    May 14 Su Commencement
    May 22 M 2021 Orientation
    May 23 T 2021 Orientation

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