Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2013

August 23 New seminarians arrive
  24-25 New Seminarian Orientation
  25 Returning I and IV Theology Seminiarians Arrive
  26 Fall Semester begins
  26-31 "Our Daily Bread" Intensive Spiritual Formation Week
(All new seminarians, returning I and IV Theology)
  31 Returning II Philosophy, II Theology, and III Theology Seminarians Arrive
September  2 No classes-Day of Prayer; Labor Day
  3 Fall Semester classes begin
  10 Dolle Lecture on Church Architecture;  Last day to drop/add a Fall Semester weekday course
  16-18 ATS Reaccreditation Visit
  27 No classes-long weekend; Faculty Study Day
October 1 Marten Homiletics Lecture 
  2 Marten Homiletics Workshop
  8-9 Seminary Formation Day
  14-16 Higher Learning Commission Reaccreditation Visit
  21 No classes-long weekend
  22 Archbishop's Dinner/Address
  29 Last day to withdraw from a Fall Semester weekday course
November 1 No classes Solemnity of All Saints; STB Degree Program Application Deadline
  4-8 Spring Semester registration
  7 Candidacy
  11 MA Final Exam Questions due to Academic Dean; final projects/papers due to director
  23-30 Thanksgiving Break
December 2 Classes resume
  9 Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception (transferred)
  12-13 Final Fall Semester class days/exams 
  20 Fall Semester grades due to registrar


January Interterm 2014

December 26-January 15 Rome trip
January 6-17 Interterm Workshops
  18-24 Retreats


Spring Semester 2014

January     6 Spring semester begins
  24 Last day to remove an "I" from Fall Semester weekday course 
  27 Spring Semester Classes Begin
  31 Last day to drop/add a Spring Semester weekday or online course
February 13 Ministries
  18 Black History Lecture 
  28 No classes-long weekend
March 5 Ash Wednesday
  6 Deacon Promises
  11 Thomas Lecture on Theology and Philosophy
  18-19 Seminary Formation Day
  20 Priesthood Promises 
  21 No classes-Solemnity of St. Benedict;  Last day to withdraw from a Spring weekend course
March 31-April 4 Fall Semester registration
 April 11 MA Final Exam Questions due to Academic Dean; final projects/papers due to director; Last day of class before Easter break
  12-21 Easter Break
  22 Weekday classes resume
  26 Diaconate Ordination 
May 8-9 Final Spring Class Days/Exams
  10 Graduation Day
  16 Spring weekday course grades due to registrar
June 20 Last day to remove "I" from Spring Semester weekday courses
July 1 Application deadline for admittance in Fall Semester