A Christian College of the Liberal Arts & Sciences

Spring 2012 Important Dates

January

  • 9 - Classes begin 7:45am
  • 16 - Last day to add/drop first half of semester courses
  • 20 - Faculty submit grades for Fall 2011 Incompletes to the ARO
  • 23 - Last day to add/drop regular full semester courses

February

  • 1 - Mid-term grades due for first half of semester courses
  • 9 - Last day to withdraw from first half of semester courses without an F
  • 13 - Mayterm course selection begins-Courses can be selected online through Mar. 5
  • 24 - Break begins 6:05pm

March

  • 5 - On-line Mayterm course selection ends (students may still enroll at ARO)
  • 5 - Classes resume 7:45am
  • 5 - Second half semester courses begin
  • 7 - Summer online course selection opens (for 13 days)
  • 13 - Mid-term grades for full semester courses due 11pm
  • 13 - Last day to add/drop second half of semester courses
  • 14 - Final grades are due for first half semester courses
  • 14 - Houghton College Evaluation and Life Planning Day (H.E.L.P.)(no classes during the day)
  • 19 - Summer online course selection closes (students may still enroll via email to academicrecords@houghton.edu)
  • 21 - Senior course selection begins
  • 23 - Junior course selection begins
  • 26 - Last day to withdraw from full semester courses without an F
  • 27 - Sophomore course selection begins
  • 28 - Midterm grades due for 2nd half semester courses
  • 29 - First year course selection begins
  • 30 - Easter break begins at 6:00 pm
  • 30 - Honors Projects Proposals due in the Academic Deans Office

April

  • 5 - Last day to withdraw from second half semester courses without an F
  • 10 - Classes resume 7:45 am
  • 12 - Honors Project final manuscript to be submitted to committee
  • 22 - Honors Project oral exam and/or public performance due
  • 24 - Honors committees report findings
  • 27 - Honors Projects – students file corrected copy with Library by today
  • 30 - Last day of classes

May

  • 1 - Final Exams begin at 7pm
  • 8 - Semester ends at 12:30pm
  • 8 - Selected senior grades are due by 11pm – roster will come from James Hutter
  • 8 - Extra special senior grades due by 4pm – email will come from Marge Avery
  • 12 - Commencement
  • 15 - Mayterm classes begin 8am
  • 21 - Final spring grades are due by 11pm
  • 25 - End of first two week Mayterm courses

June

  • 1 - End of three week Mayterm courses
  • 4 - First day of summer online courses
  • 4 - Last day to add summer online courses
  • 8 - End of four week Mayterm courses or end of second two week courses
  • 12 - Last day to drop summer online courses
  • 12 - Mayterm grades due by 11pm
  • 12 - Faculty submit grades for Spring 2012 Incompletes to the ARO

July

  • 10 - Last day to withdraw from summer online courses
  • 30 - Last day of summer online courses

August

  • 13 - Grades due for summer online courses