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 15 January degree granted
Winter Term 2015-16 (optional)
December 14 Winter term begins
January 15 Winter term ends


Spring Semester 2016
January 18 First day of classes
25 End of add period
February 5 End of 3-week withdrawal period
12 Pass/fail deadline
March 4 Mid-semester
5-13 Midterm vacation
April 1 End of 10-week withdrawal period
6 Student Scholar Showcase and Assessment Day
8 Academic awards banquet
22-24 Westover Alumni Society Weekend
29 Last day of classes
April/May 30-5 Examination period
7 Commencement day


Summer Session 2016
May 16 – August 12 Summer Session
August 12 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).