University Calendar

Download the 2014-15 Academic Calendar

Summer Session 2014

  • May 27
    • First five-week session begins;
    • Eight-week session begins
  • June 27
    • First five-week session ends
  • June 30
    • Second five-week session begins
  • July 4
    • Independence Day - No Day or Evening Classes
  • July 21
    • Eight-week session ends
  • August 1
    • Second five-week session ends
  • August 4
    • Three-week post session begins
  • August 22
    • Three-week post session ends

Fall Semester 2014

  • August 25
    • Academic semester begins
  • August 27
    • Last day for full-time students to withdraw with 100% refund
  • August 28
    • Classes begin
  • September 1
    • Labor Day Holiday - No Day or Evening Classes
  • August 28 - Sept. 4
    • Add/Drop Period
  • September 4
    • Last day to change from part-time to full-time status;
    • Last day for full-time students to withdraw from the university with 90% refund;
    • Last day for part-time students to drop full semester course with 100% refund;
    • Last day to drop first eight-week course without “W”
  • September 5 - 17
    • Full-time students may drop courses but cannot drop below full-time status
  • September 10
    • Last day for full-time students to withdraw from the university with 60% refund;
    • Last day for part-time students to drop full semester course with 60% refund;
    • Last day to declare Pass/Fail or Audit options for first eight-week courses
  • September 15
    • Last day for students to apply to study abroad at CCSU Partner Programs for Spring Semester
  • September 17
    • Last day to change from full-time to part-time status;
    • Last day to declare Pass/Fail or Audit Options for full semester Courses;
    • Last day to drop full semester course without “W”
  • Sept. 18 - Nov. 19
    • Withdrawal from full semester courses without approval; “W” will be entered
  • September 24
    • Last day for full-time students to withdraw from the university with 40% refund;
    • Last day for part-time students to withdraw from full semester course with 40% refund;
    • Midterm for first eight-week courses
  • October 1
    • Last day for students to enroll in Winter Session Courses Abroad and apply for Course Abroad scholarships
  • October 1
    • Final day for graduate students to apply for December 2014 graduation (Graduate Studies)
  • October 1
    • Last day for graduate students to apply for comprehensive exams for December 2014 graduation (Graduate Studies)
  • October 8
    • Last day to withdraw from first eight-week course without approval
  • October 22
    • Midterm; First eight-week courses end
  • October 23
    • Second eight-week courses begin
  • October 29
    • Last day to drop second eight-week course without “W”
  • November 5
    • Last day to Declare Pass/Fail or Audit options for second eight-week courses
  • November 19
    • Last day for full-time students to withdraw from the University;
    • Last day to withdraw from full semester course without approval;
    • Midterm for second eight-week courses
  • November 26 - 30
    • Thanksgiving Recess – No Day or Evening Classes
  • December 1
    • Classes resume 8 a.m.
  • December 1
    • Last day for students to enroll in Spring Break Courses Abroad and apply for Course Abroad scholarships
  • December 1
    • Suggested deadline for undergraduates to apply for December 2015 graduation (Registrar’s Office);
  • December 2
    • Last day to withdraw from second eight-week course without approval
  • December 9
    • Last Day of Classes
  • December 10
    • Make-Up/Reading Day – No Day or Evening Classes
  • December 11 - 17
    • Final Exams
  • December 17
    • Semester Ends

Winter Session 2015

  • December 18
    • Winter Session classes begin
  • December 24 - 25
    • No Day or Evening Classes
  • December 31
    • No Day or Evening Classes
  • January 1
    • New Year’s Day - No Day or Evening Classes
  • January 9
    • Winter Session classes end

Spring Semester 2015

  • January 9
    • Academic semester begins
  • January 11
    • Last day for full-time students to withdraw with 100% refund
  • January 12
    • Classes begin
  • Jan. 12 - 20
    • Add/Drop Period
  • January 19
    • Martin Luther King Holiday - No Day or Evening Classes
  • January 20
    • Last day to change from part-time to full-time status;
    • Last day for full-time students to withdraw from the university with 90% refund;
    • Last day for part-time students to drop full semester course with 100% refund;
    • Last day to drop first eight-week course without “W”
  • Jan. 21 - February 2
    • Full-time students may drop courses but cannot drop below full-time status
  • January 26
    • Last day for full-time students to withdraw from the university with 60% refund;
    • Last day for part-time students to drop full semester course with 60% refund;
    • Last day to declare Pass/Fail or Audit options for first eight-week courses
  • February 2
    • Last day to change from full-time to part-time status;
    • Last day to declare Pass/Fail and Audit options for full semester courses;
    • Last day to drop full semester course without “W”
  • February 3 - April 13
    • Withdrawal from full semester courses without approval; “W” will be entered
  • February 9
    • Last day for full-time students to withdraw from the university with 40% refund;
    • Last day for part-time students to withdraw from full semester course with 40% refund;
    • Midterm for first eight-week courses
  • February 13 - 16
    • Presidents’ Holiday Break - No Day or Evening Classes
  • February 17
    • Last day for graduate students to apply for comprehensive exams for May or August 2015 graduation eligibility (Graduate Studies)
  • February 22
    • Last day to withdraw from first eight-week course without approval
  • March 1
    • Last day for students to enroll in First Summer Session Courses Abroad and apply for Course Abroad scholarships
  • March 9
    • Midterm;
    • First eight-week courses end
  • March 10
    • Second eight-week courses begin
  • March 15
    • Final day for graduate students to apply for May 2015 or August 2015 graduation (Graduate Studies)
  • March 16 - 21
    • Spring Break - No Day or Evening Classes
  • March 23
    • Last day to drop second eight-week course without “W”
  • March 23
    • Classes resume 8 a.m.;
    • Last day to declare Pass/Fail or Audit options for second eight-week courses
  • April 1
    • Last day for students to enroll in Second Summer Session Courses Abroad and apply for Course Abroad scholarships;
    • Last day for students to apply to study abroad at CCSU Partner Programs for Fall Semester or Full Year;
    • Deadline for faculty to submit proposals for 2016 Courses Abroad (Winter, Spring, Summer sessions ) to the CIE
  • April 3 - 4
    • Good Friday (Day of Reflection) - No Day or Evening Classes
  • April 13
    • Last day for full-time students to withdraw from the University;
    • Last day to withdraw from full semester course without approval;
    • Midterm for second eight-week courses
  • April 15
    • Final submission of theses & dissertations to Graduate Studies for inclusion in May 2015 commencement booklet
  • April 27
    • Last day to withdraw from second eight-week course without Approval
  • April 30
    • Last day of classes
  • May 1
    • Suggested deadline for undergraduates to apply for May 2016 graduation (Registrar’s Office)
  • May 1 - 2
    • Make-Up/Reading Day - No Day or Evening Classes
  • May 4 - 9
    • Final Exams
  • May 9
    • Semester Ends
  • May 14
    • Graduate Commencement
  • May 16
    • Undergraduate Commencement

Summer Session 2015

  • May 26
    • First five-week session begins; Eight-week session begins
  • June 26
    • First five-week session ends
  • June 29
    • Second five-week session begins
  • July 3 - 4
    • Independence Day - No Day or Evening Classes
  • July 20
    • Eight-week session ends
  • July 31
    • Second five-week session ends
  • August 3
    • Three-week post session begins
  • August 21
    • Three-week post session ends