May 22, 2018  
2015-2016 Springfield College Student Handbook 
    
2015-2016 Springfield College Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar


 

Fall Semester

September

4-6  New Student Orientation
7 Labor Day - no classes; last day to register without a late fee
8-12 Welcome Week
8 Classes Begin
9 Last day to add first-half activity courses
12  Unity Fest (Baypath University)
14 Last day to add full semester courses; last day to drop first-half activity course without withdrawal grade
21 Last day to drop full-semester course without withdrawal grade
29 Humanics in Action Day

October

2-4 Family Weekend
2 Degree applications due in registrar’s office for December 2015
12 Columbus Day - No Classes
16 Last day to withdraw from first half activity courses
23-25 Homecoming Weekend
27 First half activities end
28 Second half activity courses start
29 Last day to add second half courses

November

4 Last day to drop second half activity courses without a withdrawal grade
16 Spring semester early registration period begins
24  Residence halls close for Thanksgiving break at 9 p.m.
25 Last day to withdraw from fall full semester courses
25 Thanksgiving break begins
29 Residence Halls re-open at noon
30 Classes resume

December

9 Last day to withdraw from second half activity courses
18  Classes end; Late night breakfast
19-20 Reading Days
21-23 Exams
23 Residence halls close for semester break at 7 p.m.                                                                                       

 

 

Spring Semester

January

18 Residence Halls open for spring semester
18 Martin Luther King Jr. Day - No Classes
19 New Student Orientation
19-23 Welcome Back Week
20 Classes Begin
21 Last day to add first half activities
26 Last day to drop full semester courses

February

2 Last day to drop first half activity course without withdrawal grade
5 Degree applications due in Registrar’s office for May 2016
15 President’s Day - No Classes
23 Last day to withdraw from first half activity courses

March

8 First half activity courses end
9 Second half activity courses start
10 Last day to add second half activity courses
11 Residence halls close for spring break at 7 p.m.
12-19 Spring Break
20 Residence Halls re-open at noon
21 Classes resume
22 Last day to drop second half activity courses without a withdrawal grade

April

4 Fall/summer semester early registration period begins
15 Last day to withdraw from spring full semester courses
19 Last day to withdraw from second half activity courses
18-24 Sti-Yu-Ka
TBD Scholars in Action Day
TBD Distinguised Professor of Humanics Lecture

May

2 Stepping up day and PRIDE Awards
TBD Sports Recognition Night
3 Classes end
4 Reading Day
5,6,9,10 Exams
10 Residence Halls close at 5 p.m.
10-13 Class of 2015 Senior Week Activities
14 Graduate Commencement
14 Baccalaureate
15 Undergraduate Commencement
15 All graduating seniors must check out of their residence halls by 4 p.m.