Important Field Dates 2016-2017

Note: Calendar subject to change.
Dates applicable to Social Work students appear in bold.

Fall 2016


25 Thursday MSW student orientation 5 - 7:30 p.m. Alger 110
29 Monday Fall classes and Field placement begin this week


05 Monday Labor Day (college closed)
12 Monday Last day for adding or dropping courses


03 Monday Draft of MSW Learning Contract due this week
10 Monday Columbus Day (college closed)
31 Tuesday Final Learning Contract due this week


04 Friday

Last day to withdraw from courses without permission

07 Monday Spring/Early Spring registration begins for degree candidates
08 Tuesday Election Day (college closed, library open – holiday schedule)
11 Friday Veteran's Day (college closed) Field Education Office Closed
24 Thursday Thanksgiving recess begins
28 Monday Classes and Field placement resume


05 Monday Fall Field Evaluation due to faculty this week
09 Friday Fall Field placement ends
12 Monday Fall classes end
26 Monday Christmas Day (college closed, library closed)
27 Tuesday Grades due by noon: Early spring classes begin

Spring 2017


02 Monday New Year’s Day (college closed, library closed)
03 Tuesday Field placement resumes this week
13 Friday Early spring classes end
16 Monday Martin Luther King Day (college closed, library closed)
17 Tuesday Spring classes begin
30 Monday MSW addendum to Field Contract due this week


20 Monday Summer registration begins for degree candidates


06 Monday Spring recess begins (no classes or field)
13 Monday Classes and Field resume
24 Wednesday Last day for withdrawing from classes


03 Monday Fall registration begins
17 Monday MSW Spring Field Evaluations due to faculty
21 Friday Spring Field placement ends
28 Wednesday BSW Cap and Gown Convocation


01 Monday Spring semester classes end
10 Wednesday Grades due by 4 p.m. for degree recipients
11 Thursday All other grades due by 4 p.m.
13 Saturday BSW Commencement/MSW Commencement
BSW begins in the A.M. & MSW begins in the P.M.
15 Monday Summer Session I begins
29 Monday Memorial Day (college closed, library closed)


23 Friday Summer Session I ends
26 Monday Summer Session II begins


04 Tuesday Independence Day observed (college closed, library closed)


04 Friday Summer Session II ends
07 Monday Victory Day (college closed, library closed)

* To be used only if so designated by college administration. If it is, faculty members may choose to schedule a class/exam on this day and will notify their students accordingly.

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