Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2015
August 20 First day of classes
27 End of add period
September 9 End of 3-week withdrawal period
16 Pass/fail deadline
18-20 Parents and Family Weekend
October 7 Mid-semester
8-11 Midterm vacation
16-18 Homecoming Weekend
30 End of 10-week withdrawal period
November 21-29 Thanksgiving holiday
December 4 Last day of classes
7-12 Examination period
January 8 January degree granted
January Term 2015-16 (optional)
December 14 J-term begins
January 8 J-term ends


Spring Semester 2016
January 11 First day of classes
18 End of add period
29 End of 3-week withdrawal period
February 5 Pass/fail deadline
26 Mid-semester
March 5-13 Midterm vacation
25 End of 10-week withdrawal period
April 6 Student Scholar Showcase and Assessment Day
8 Academic awards banquet
22-24 Westover Alumni Society Weekend
25 Last day of classes
April/May 27-3 Examination period
7 Commencement day


Summer Session 2016
May 9 – August 12 Summer Session (optional)
August 19 August degree granted


The academic calendar for Doctor of Physical Therapy cohort students typically varies somewhat from the College’s academic calendar due to clinical internship coursework. Please contact the department of physical therapy for details (434.544.8885).