Spring/Summer 2015 Important Dates

January

  • 12 – Classes begin 7:55am
  • 19 – Last day to add/drop first half of semester courses
  • 23 – Faculty submit grades for Fall 2014 Incompletes to the ARO
  • 26 – Last day to add/drop regular full semester courses

February

  • 5 – Summer course selection begins – courses can be selected online through March 16, includes:
    -Summer/Mayterm Session (Face-to-face courses (formerly “Mayterm”))
         -Summer/ Summer Session 1 and Summer/Summer Session 2 (Online
    courses)

         -Summer internships (including those for “Mayterm”)
  • 5 – Mid-term grades due for first half of semester courses
  • 12 – Last day to withdraw from first half of semester courses without an F
  • 20 – Break begins 6:30pm

March

  • 2 – Classes resume 7:55am
  • 10 – Mid-term grades for full semester courses due 11pm
  • 11 – Second half semester courses begin
  • 16 – Summer online course selection closes (students may still enroll via email to academicrecords@houghton.edu)
  • 18 – Houghton College Evaluation and Life Planning Day (H.E.L.P.)(no classes during the day)
  • 19 – Senior course selection begins
  • 20 – Final grades due for first half of semester courses – submit via email to Susan Martin
  • 23 – Last day to add/drop second half of semester courses
  • 24 – Junior course selection begins
  • 26 – Sophomore course selection begins
  • 30 – Last day to withdraw from full semester courses without an F
  • 31 – First year course selection begins

April

  • 1 – Honors Projects Proposals due in the Academic Deans Office
  • 1 – Mayterm/Summer Independent Study proposals due in Academic Records office
  • 1 – Easter break begins at 9pm
  • 7- Classes resume after Easter break at 7:45am
  • 7 – Mid-term grades due for second half of semester courses
  • 12 – Honors Project final manuscript to be submitted to committee
  • 13 – Last day to withdraw second half semester courses without an F
  • 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
  • 29 – Last day of classes / First final exam
  • 30 – Summer Independent Study proposals due in Academic Records office

April 29 – May 5 — Final Exams —

May

  • 5 – Semester ends at 3:30pm
  • 5 – Extra special senior grades due by 4pm – email will come from Marge Avery
  • 5 – Selected senior grades are due by 11pm – roster will come from James Hutter
  • 6- Online Summer session 1 courses begin (May 6 – June 28)
  • 6- Last day to register for/add an online Summer Session 1 course
  • 7 – Last day to drop an online Summer session 1 course
  • 9 – Commencement
  • 12 – Face-to-face Summer courses begin 8am (formerly known as Mayterm)
  • 13 – Last day to DROP/ADD mayterm course
  • 18 – Final spring grades are due by 11pm
  • 22 – End of first two week Summer face-to-face (formerly Mayterm) courses
  • 29 – End of three week Summer face-to-face (formerly Mayterm) courses

June

  • 5 – End of four week Summer face-to-face (formerly Mayterm) or end of second two week courses
  • 5 – Last day to withdraw from an online Summer Session term 1 course
  • 9 – Faculty submit grades for Spring 2015 Incompletes to the ARO
  • 9 – Summer face-to-face courses (formerly Mayterm) grades due by 11pm
  • 12 – Last day to DROP/ADD Summer Regular course
  • 28 – Last day of Summer online courses for term 1
  • 29 – Summer online term 2 courses begin (June 29 – August 23)
  • 29 – Last day to register for/add an online Summer Session 2 course
  • 30 – Last day to drop an online Summer Session 2 course

July

    • 2 – Grades due for online Summer term 1 courses
    • 31 – Last day to withdraw from an online Summer Session 2 course
    • 31 – Last day to WITHDRAW from a Summer Regular course

August

  • 23 – Last day of online Summer session term 2 courses
  • 27 – Grades due for online Summer term 2 courses

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