Academic Calendar

2014-2015

FALL TERM 2014
New student conference Aug 23-24
New student registration Aug 25-27
Opening Convocation Aug 27
Classwork begins Aug 28
Last day to add a course Sept 8
Midterm Concern Report I due 4:00 p.m.  (Faculty) Sept 18
Off-Campus January term registration II (Supplementary) Sept 23-25
Fall break begins – 8:00 a.m. Oct 10
Classes resume – 8:00 a.m. Oct 13
Midterm Concern Report II due 4:00 p.m. (Faculty) Oct 16
Last day to change a grading system or drop a course without a grade Oct 20
On-campus January term registration Oct 20-22
Spring Term registration Nov 10-13
Thanksgiving break – 8:00 a.m. Nov 24-28
Classes resume – 8:00 a.m. Dec 1
Last day for a student to drop a course with a WP, WF, or WU Dec 5
Classes end Dec 5
Examinations begin Dec 8
Reading Day Dec 10
Fall term ends – 5:00 p.m. Dec 12
Fall Term Grades and previous term Incomplete Grades due 12 noon  (Faculty) Dec 18
JANUARY TERM 2015
Classwork begins Jan 5
Last day to add a course Jan 7
Last day to change a grading system or drop a course without a grade Jan 15
Last day for a student to drop a course with a WP, WF, or WU Last day of instruction
January Term ends – 5:00 p.m. Jan 27
January Term Grades due 12 noon (Faculty) Feb 9
SPRING TERM 2015
Classwork begins Feb 2
Last day to add a course Feb 9
Midterm Concern Report I due 4:00 p.m. (Faculty) Feb 16
Spring recess – 8:00 a.m. Mar 9-13
Classes resume – 8:00 a.m. Mar 16
Midterm Concern Report II due 4:00 p.m. (Faculty) Mar 16
Last day to change a grading system Mar 30
Last day to drop a course without a grade Mar 30
Fall term registration Apr 13-15
Off-Campus January Term Registration May 5-7
Last day for a student to drop a course with a WP, WF, or WU May 8
Classes end May 8
Examinations begin May 11
Reading Day May 13
Spring term ends – 5:00 p.m. May 15
Senior Grades due 12 noon (Faculty) May 16
Commencement May 17
Spring Term Grades and previous term Incomplete Grades due 12 noon (Faculty) May 26
SUMMER TERM 2015
(Graduate and off-campus courses may follow a different schedule)
Undergraduate on-campus classes begin Jun 8
Last day to add a course Jun 11
Last day to drop a course without a grade or change a grading system Jul 1
Independence Day holiday (classes do not meet) Jul 4 (Sat)
Last day for a student to drop a course with a WP, WF, or WU Last day of instruction
Undergraduate on-campus classes end Jul 24
Last day to register for a directed or independent study Jul 27
Last day to drop independent or directed study Aug 19
Summer term ends Aug 19
Summer Term Grades due 12 noon (Faculty) Aug 21

Academic Calendar 2015-2016

Please note: Austin College’s spring break is customarily in alignment with Sherman ISD.