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VP 95-01 ACADEMIC CALENDAR 1996-1997

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VP 95-01

The academic calendar is developed by the Office for Academic Affairs andapproved by the President. This is not intended tobe construed as an employee work calendar. (Total academic days: 171; total instructional days: 148).


Academic year and fall semester begin W
 Meetings, testing, advising, registration  W-F
Instruction begins M
Labor Day holiday M
First half semester ends  W-F
Thanksgiving recess  M-F
Final examinations M-F
Grading days; grades due  SAT-M
End of Fall semester  M
winter recess begins T


Winter recess ends T 14-Jan
Spring semester begins w 15-Jan
Meetings, testing, advising, registration W-F January 15-17
M.L. King’s birthday M 20-Jan
Instruction begins T 21-Jan
First half semester ends w 12-Mar
Spring break M-F March 17-21
Final examinations M-F May 12-16
Commencement  Sat 17-May
Grading days; grades due M-W May 19-21
End of spring semester and academic year w 21-May
Summer recess begins Th 22-May


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