Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2017

August 25 New seminarians arrive
  26-27 New Seminarian Orientation
  27 Returning seminiarians Arrive
  28 Fall Semester begins
Aug. 28-Sept. 2 "Our Daily Bread" Intensive Spirituality Week
(All seminarians)
September  3 Day of Prayer
Last day to drop/add a Fall Semester weekday course
  4 No classes; Labor Day
  5 Fall Semester weekday classes begin
  11 Last day to drop/add a Fall Semester weekday course
  12 Dolle Lecture on Church Architecture
  29 No classes-long weekend;
Faculty Study Day
October 3 Marten Homiletics Lecture 
  4 Marten Homiletics Workshop
  16 No classes-long weekend
  27 STB Degree Program Application Deadline
  31 Last day to withdraw from a Fall Semester weekday course
November 1 No classes; Solemnity of All Saints
  6-10 Spring Semester registration
  9 Candidacy
  10 MA final exam questions are due to Academic Dean;
Final projects/papers due to director 
  17 Last day of class before Thanksgiving break
  18-26 Thanksgiving Break
  27 Classes resume
December 8 No classes; Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception
  14-15 Final Fall Semester class days/exams
  22 Fall Semester grades due to registrar
Dec. 16 to Jan. 7 Christmas Break
Dec. 27 to Jan. 19 Deacon Trip (Paris, London)


January Interterm 2018

January 8 Spring Semester Begins
  8-19 Interterm Workshops
  20-27 Retreats


Spring Semester 2018

January     26 Last day to remove an "I" from Fall Semester weekday course 
  29 Spring Semester Classes Begin;
Bishop's Dinner 
February 2 Last day to drop/add a Spring Semester course
  15 Ministries
  22 Deacon Promises
  27 Black History Lecture 
March 2 No classes-long weekend
  15 Priesthood Promises 
  23 Last day to withdraw from a Spring weekday course;
Last day of class before Easter break 
Mar. 24-April 2 Easter Break
 April 3 Weekday classes resume
  7 Diaconate Ordination
  12 Thomas Lecture on Theology and Philosophy
  9-13 Fall Semester and Summer registration
  20 MA Concluding Exercise Questions due to Academic Dean;
final projects/papers due to director
May 10-11 Final Spring Class Days/Exams
  12 Graduation Day
  18 Spring weekday course grades due to registrar
June 22 Last day to remove "I" from Spring Semester weekday courses
July 1 Application deadline for admittance in Fall Semester