ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2008-2009


FALL SEMESTER 2008
August 18 - 22 Monday - Friday Faculty Meetings
August 25 Monday Classes Begin
September 1 Monday Labor Day (University Closed)
November 26 Wednesday Thanksgiving Break Begins
December 1 Monday Classes Resume
December 5 Friday Classes End
December 8 -13 Monday - Saturday Final Examinations
December 13 Saturday Fall Graduate Commencement
December 14 Sunday Fall Undergraduate Commencement

SPRING SEMESTER 2009
January 5 - 9 Monday - Friday Faculty Meeting
January 12 Monday Classes Begin
January 19 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday (University Closed)
March 8 - 15 Sunday - Sunday Spring Recess
March 16 Monday Classes Resume
April 19 Sunday Honors Day
April 30 Thursday Classes End
May 1 Friday Reading Day
May 2, 4 - 8 Saturday, Monday - Friday Final Examinations
May 8 Friday Spring Graduate Commencement
May 9 Saturday Spring Undergraduate Commencement

SUMMER SEMESTER 2009
June 15 Monday Classes Begin
July 4 Saturday (observed Thursday, July 2, due to university being on a four-day week) Independence Day (University Closed)
August 9 Sunday Summer Session Ends

Revised and Approved by University Council - February 18, 2009
Revised and Approved by University Council - October 8, 2008
Approved by University Council - December 8, 2004