2014-15 Public Health Programs Calendar

Fall Semester 2014

Date

Day

Description

August 15 Friday Summer Session II classes end
August 22 Friday Summer grades due
August 27 Wednesday Last day to register without a $200 late registration fee 
August 27 Wednesday  New Student Orientation for MPH, HCOM, PREP, and DRMD students (Day I)
August 28 Thursday New Student Orientation for MPH, HCOM, PREP, and DRMD students (Day II)
August 29 Friday Last day to withdraw from Fall 2014 with a full refund; a withdrawal from program form must be filed with the Office of Student Services.  Refer to Student Handbook for Tuition Refund Policy.
September 1 Monday Labor Day (University holiday); no class
September 2 Tuesday Fall Classes begin/PHPD Registrar will accept Cross-Registration forms for elective courses; please speak with the Registrar regarding Fletcher courses.
September 16 Tuesday Last day for Fall course adjustments (add or drop without a "W").
October 13 Monday Columbus Day observed.  Administrative offices closed.  No classes
October 24 Friday Last day to withdraw from a course and receive a "W"
November 11 Tuesday Veteran's Day observed.  Administrative offices closed.  No classes.
November 3 Monday Online Registration for Spring 2015 opens (New & Continuing Students)
November 26 Wednesday No Classes
November 27 Thursday Thanksgiving observed; Administrative offices closed. No classes
November 28 Friday University holiday; Administrative offices closed.  No classes
December 12 Friday Online Registration for Spring 2015 closes (Registration will continue via Add/Drop forms submitted to the Registrar's Office)
December 15 Monday Fall classes end/Last day of classes
December 16 - 19 Tues. - Fri. Final Exam Period
December 25 Thursday Christmas Day Observed.  Administrative offices closed. 
December 29 Monday Fall Grades Due


Spring Semester 2015

Date

Day

Description

January 1 Thursday New Years Day Observed. Administrative offices closed. 
January 2 Friday Spring semester payment due to Bursar
January 7 Wednesday Last day to register without $200 late registration fee
January 13 Tuesday New Student Orientation for MPH, HCOM, PREP, and DRMD students
January 13 Tuesday Last day to withdraw from Spring 2015 with a full refund; a withdrawal from program form must be filed with the Office of Student Services.  Refer to Student Handbook for Tuition Refund Policy.
January 14 Wednesday Spring Classes begin/PHPD Registrar will accept Cross-Registration forms for elective courses; please speak with the Registrar regarding Fletcher courses.
January 19 Monday Martin Luther King Day observed.  Administrative offices closed.  No classes
January 21 Wednesday Substitute Monday's Schedule on Wednesday (no Wednesday classes)
January 28 Wednesday Last day for Spring course adjustments (add or drop without a "W").
February 16 Monday President's Day (University holiday); no classes
February 19 Thursday Substitute Monday's schedule on Thursday (no Thursday classes)
March 6 Friday Last day to withdraw from a course and receive a "W"
March 14 Saturday Spring recess begins
March 23 Monday Spring recess ends; classes resume
April 6 Monday Online Registration for Summer Session I & II and Fall 2015 opens (Continuing Students Only)
April 20 Monday Patriots' Day (University holiday); no classes
May 1 Friday Online Registration for Summer Session I & II closes (Registration will continue via Add/Drop forms submitted to the Registrar's Office)
May 4 Monday Spring classes end/Last day of classes
May 5 - 8 Tues. - Fri. Final Exam Period 
May 11 Monday Spring grades due for graduating students
May 15 Friday Spring grades due for non-graduating students
May 17 Sunday Commencement

Summer Semester 2015

Date

Day

Description

May 19 Tuesday Last day to withdraw from Summer Session I or Full Summer course (begins in Summer Session I and ends in Summer Session II) with a full tuition refund; a withdrawal form must be file with the Office of Student Services.  Refer to Student Handbook for Tuition Refund Policy.
May 20 Wednesday Summer Session I Classes begin
May 25 Monday Memorial Day (University holiday); no class
May 27 Wednesday Last day for Summer Session I course adjustments (add or drop without a "W")
June 1 Monday Online Registration for Fall 2015 opens (New Students)
June 2 Tuesday Last day for Full Summer course adjustments; these courses begin in Summer Session I and end in Summer Session II (add or drop without a "W")
June 3 Wednesday Last day to withdraw from a Summer Session I course and receive a "W"
July 1 Wednesday Substitute Monday Schedule of classes, no Wednesday classes
July 1 Wednesday Summer Session I classes end
July 3 Friday Independence Day (University Holiday)
July 6 Monday Summer Session II Classes begin
July 13 Monday Last day for Summer Session II course adjustments (add or drop without a "W")
July 15 Wednesday Last day to withdraw from a full Summer course and receive a "W"
July 20 Monday Last day to withdraw from a Summer Session II course and receive a "W"
July 22 Wednesday Online Registration for Fall 2015 closes (Registration will continue via Add/Drop forms submitted to the Registrar's Office)
August 14 Friday Summer Session II classes end/Full summer courses end
August 21 Friday Summer grades due