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Fall Semester 2018

August 1 Wednesday Last date for master’s and doctoral candidates to submit signed and approved copies of theses and dissertations for August 2018 graduation
August 27 Monday Classes begin
September 3 Monday Labor Day—No classes
September 5 Wednesday Last date for undergraduate students to add a course, drop a course online, or declare a course pass/fail
September 5 Wednesday Last date for graduate students to add a course or drop a course online
September 6 Thursday Mass of the Holy Spirit at noon; classes canceled from noon to 1:15 p.m.
September 28
to
September 30
Friday
to
Sunday
Parents' Weekend
October 1 Monday Last date for undergraduate students to drop a course in the Associate Deans’ offices
October 1 Monday Last date for all students who plan to graduate in December 2018 to verify their diploma names online
October 8
to
October 9
Monday
to
Tuesday
Fall Break—No classes*
October 18 Thursday Undergraduate Academic Advising period begins for spring registration
October 26 Friday Friday evening football at 7:00 p.m. Classes, labs, and discussion sections on all BC's campuses that ordinarily start at 4:00 p.m. or earlier and extend past 5:00 p.m. may be held at the instructor's discretion.
November 7 Wednesday Graduate/WCASU registration period for spring 2019 begins
November 8 Thursday Undergraduate registration period for spring 2019 begins
November 21
to
November 23
Wednesday
to
Friday
Thanksgiving Holidays
November 26 Monday Last date for official withdrawal from a course or from the University
December 3 Monday Last date for master’s and doctoral candidates to submit signed and approved copies of theses and dissertations for December 2018 graduation
December 11
to
December 12
Tuesday
to
Wednesday
Study days—No classes for undergraduate day students only
December 13
to
December 20
Thursday
to
Thursday
Term examinations

*Starting 2020, classes will resume the Tuesday following Columbus Day.

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Spring Semester 2019

January 14 Monday Classes begin
January 21 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. Day—No classes
January 23 Wednesday Substitute Monday class schedule
January 23 Wednesday Last date for undergraduate students to add a course, drop a course online, or declare a course pass/fail
January 23 Wednesday Last date for graduate students to add a course or drop a course online
February 1 Friday Last date for all students who plan to graduate in May 2019 to verify their diploma names online
February 15 Friday Last date for undergraduate students to drop a course in the Associate Deans’ offices
March 4
to
March 9
Monday
to
Saturday
Spring Vacation
March 14 Thursday Undergraduate Academic Advising period begins for fall registration
April 3 Wednesday Last date for master’s and doctoral candidates to submit signed and approved copies of theses and dissertations for May 2019 graduation
April 4 Thursday Graduate/WCASU registration period for fall and summer 2019 begins
April 5 Friday Undergraduate registration period for fall 2019 begins
April 15 Monday Patriot's Day—No classes
April 16 Tuesday Last date for official withdrawal from a course or from the University
April 18
to
April 22
Thursday
to
Monday
Easter Weekend—No classes on Holy Thursday and Good Friday. No classes on Easter Monday except for those beginning at 4:00 p.m. and later.
May 1 Wednesday Last date for all students who plan to graduate in August 2019 to verify their diploma names online
May 3
to
May 6
Friday
to
Monday
Study days—No classes for undergraduate day students only
May 7
to
May 14
Tuesday
to
Tuesday
Term examinations
May 20 Monday Commencement
May 24 Friday Law School Commencement

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Fall Semester 2019

August 1 Thursday Last date for master’s and doctoral candidates to submit signed and approved copies of theses and dissertations for August 2019 graduation
August 26 Monday Classes begin
September 2 Monday Labor Day—No classes
September 4 Wednesday Last date for undergraduate students to add a course, drop a course online, or declare a course pass/fail
September 4 Wednesday Last date for graduate students to add a course or drop a course online
September 5 Thursday Mass of the Holy Spirit at noon; classes canceled from noon to 1:15 p.m.
October 1 Tuesday Last date for undergraduate students to drop a course in the Associate Deans’ offices
October 1 Tuesday Last date for all students who plan to graduate in December 2019 to verify their diploma names online
October 14
to
October 15
Monday
to
Tuesday
Fall Break—No classes*
November 27
to
November 29
Wednesday
to
Friday
Thanksgiving Holidays
December 2 Monday Last date for official withdrawal from a course or from the University
December 2 Monday Last date for master’s and doctoral candidates to submit signed and approved copies of theses and dissertations for December 2019 graduation
December 10
to
December 11
Tuesday
to
Wednesday
Study days—No classes for undergraduate day students only
December 12
to
December 19
Thursday
to
Thursday
Term examinations

*Starting 2020, classes will resume the Tuesday following Columbus Day.

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Spring Semester 2020

January 13 Monday Classes begin
January 20 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. Day—No classes
January 21 Tuesday Substitute Monday class schedule
January 22 Wednesday Last date for undergraduate students to add a course, drop a course online, or declare a course pass/fail
January 22 Wednesday Last date for graduate students to add a course or drop a course online
February 3 Monday Last date for all students who plan to graduate in May 2020 to verify their diploma names online
February 14 Friday Last date for undergraduate students to drop a course in the Associate Deans’ offices
March 2
to
March 7
Monday
to
Saturday
Spring Vacation
April 9
to
April 13
Thursday
to
Monday
Easter Weekend—No classes on Holy Thursday and Good Friday. No classes on Easter Monday except for those beginning at 4:00 p.m. and later.
April 14 Tuesday Last date for official withdrawal from a course or from the University
April 20 Monday Patriot's Day—No classes
May 1
to
May 4
Friday
to
Monday
Study days—No classes for undergraduate day students only
May 5
to
May 12
Tuesday
to
Tuesday
Term examinations
May 18 Monday Commencement

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Fall Semester 2020

August 3 Monday Last date for master’s and doctoral candidates to submit signed and approved copies of theses and dissertations for August 2020 graduation
August 31 Monday Classes begin
September 7 Monday Labor Day—No classes
September 9 Wednesday Last date for undergraduate students to add a course, drop a course online, or declare a course pass/fail
September 9 Wednesday Last date for graduate students to add a course or drop a course online
September 10 Thursday Mass of the Holy Spirit
October 1 Thursday Last date for undergraduate students to drop a course in the Associate Deans’ offices
October 1 Thursday Last date for all students who plan to graduate in December 2020 to verify their diploma names online
October 12 Monday
Columbus Day—No classes
October 13 Tuesday Substitute Monday class schedule
November 25
to
November 27
Wednesday
to
Friday
Thanksgiving Holidays
November 30 Monday Last date for official withdrawal from a course or from the University
December 7 Monday Last date for master’s and doctoral candidates to submit signed and approved copies of theses and dissertations for December 2020 graduation
December 11
to
December 13
Friday
to
Sunday
Study days—No classes for undergraduate day students only
December 14
to
December 21
Monday
to
Monday
Term examinations

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Spring Semester 2021

January 18 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
January 19 Tuesday Classes begin
January 26 Tuesday Substitute Monday class schedule
January 27 Wednesday Last date for undergraduate students to add a course, drop a course online, or declare a course pass/fail
January 27 Wednesday Last date for graduate students to add a course or drop a course online
February 1 Monday Last date for all students who plan to graduate in May 2021 to verify their diploma names online
February 15 Monday Last date for undergraduate students to drop a course in the Associate Deans’ offices
March 1
to
March 6
Monday
to
Saturday
Spring Vacation
April 1
to
April 5
Tuesday
to
Monday
Easter Weekend—No classes on Holy Thursday and Good Friday. No classes on Easter Monday except for those beginning at 4:00 p.m. and later.
April 19 Monday Patriot's Day—No classes
April 20 Tuesday Last date for official withdrawal from a course or from the University
May 7
to
May 10
Friday
to
Monday
Study days—No classes for undergraduate day students only
May 11
to
May 18
Tuesday
to
Tuesday
Term examinations
May 24 Monday Commencement

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Fall Semester 2021

August 2
Monday Last date for master’s and doctoral candidates to submit signed and approved copies of theses and dissertations for August 2021 graduation
August 30
Monday Classes begin
September 6
Wednesday Labor Day—No classes
September 8
Wednesday Last date for undergraduate students to add a course, drop a course online, or declare a course pass/fail
September 8
Wednesday Last date for graduate students to add a course or drop a course online
September 9 Thursday Mass of the Holy Spirit
October 1 Friday Last date for undergraduate students to drop a course in the Associate Deans’ offices
October 1 Friday Last date for all students who plan to graduate in December 2021 to verify their diploma names online
October 11 Monday
Columbus Day—No classes
October 12 Tuesday Substitute Monday class schedule
November 24
to
November 26
Wednesday
to
Friday
Thanksgiving Holidays
November 29 Monday Last date for official withdrawal from a course or from the University
December 6 Monday Last date for master’s and doctoral candidates to submit signed and approved copies of theses and dissertations for December 2021 graduation
December 10
to
December 13
Friday
to
Monday
Study days—No classes for undergraduate day students only
December 14
to
December 21
Tuesday
to
Tuesday
Term examinations

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Spring Semester 2022

January 17 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
January 18 Tuesday Classes begin
January 25 Tuesday Substitute Monday class schedule
January 26 Wednesday Last date for undergraduate students to add a course, drop a course online, or declare a course pass/fail
January 26 Wednesday Last date for graduate students to add a course or drop a course online
February 1 Tuesday Last date for all students who plan to graduate in May 2022 to verify their diploma names online
February 15 Tuesday Last date for undergraduate students to drop a course in the Associate Deans’ offices
March 7
to
March 12
Monday
to
Saturday
Spring Vacation
April 14
to
April 18
Thursday
to
Monday
Easter Weekend—No classes on Holy Thursday and Good Friday. No classes on Easter Monday except for those beginning at 4:00 p.m. and later.
April 18 Monday Patriot's Day—No classes
April 19 Tuesday Last date for official withdrawal from a course or from the University
May 6
to
May 9
Friday
to
Monday
Study days—No classes for undergraduate day students only
May 10
to
May 17
Tuesday
to
Tuesday
Term examinations
May 23 Monday Commencement

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