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Academic Calendar

  • Fall 2015


    August 27 Th Freshman check-In
    August 28 F Ursinus Day Academic Convocation
    August 30 Su Upper Classes check-In
    August 31 M Fall Semester begins
    September 11 F Last day to add classes
    September 19 S Family Day
    October 9 F Fall Break begins (after classes)
    October 10-13 Sa-T Fall Break
    October 14 W Classes resume
    October 16 F Presidential Inauguration (no classes held)
    October 17 S Homecoming
    October 19 M Mid-semester grades due at noon
    October 30 F Last day to drop with a “W”
    November 9 M Spring term registration begins
    November 20 F Spring term registration ends
    November 24 T Thanksgiving Recess begins (after classes)
    Nov 25- Nov 29 W-Su Thanksgiving Recess
    November 30 M Classes resume
    December 11 F Last day of classes; Last day to drop
    December 12 S Reading Day
    December 14-19 M-Sa Final Exams

    Spring 2016

    January 17 Su Residence halls open at noon
    January 18 M Spring Semester classes begin
    January 29 F Last day to add classes
    March 4 F Mid-semester grades due; Spring Break begins (after classes)
    March 5-13 Sa-Su Spring Break
    March 14 M Classes resume
    March 25 F Last day to drop with a W
    April 1 F Capstone – Accepted Student Day
    April 4 M Fall semester registration begins
    April 15 F Fall semester registration ends
    April 21 Th CoSA
    May 2 M Last Day of Classes; Last designated Thurs. class; Last Day to Drop
    May 3 T Reading Day
    May 4-7 W-Sa Final Exams
    May 9-11 M-W Final Exams
    May 12 Th Baccalaureate
    May 13 F Commencement