Calendars, Courses, Policies & Booklists

Academic Calendar

See also: Course Descriptions and Academic Regulations.

Fall Semester 2017

July 1 Application Deadline for Fall
  14 Last day to remove an "I" from early Summer term weekend course; Last day to drop a late Summer course
July 31 - August 1 Alumni Reunion
August 8 Registration deadline for Fall weekday and online courses
  10-11 Pastoral Formation Workshop-Difficult Conversations
September  1 Summer online course grades are due
  4 No classes, Labor Day
  5 Fall semester weekday and online classes begin;
  8 Last day to withdraw from a late Summer weekend course; Registration deadline for Fall weekend courses
  11 Last day to drop a Fall Semester weekday course
  12 Dolle Lecture on Church Architecture
  18-19 Higer Learning Commission Accrediatation Visit
  22 Last day to drop a Fall weekend course; New Graduate Theology Student Orientation
  23-24 Fall semester weekend Courses (1st meeting)
  29 No weekday classes-long weekend; Faculty Study Day; Late Summer weekend course grades due to registrar
October 3 Marten Homiletics Lecture 
  4 Marten Homiletics Workshop
  16 No classes-long weekend
  20 Last day to remove an "I" from late Summer course
  21-22 Fall Semester Weekend Courses (2nd meeting)
Oct 23-November 3 Graduate Theology Programs Ireland Pilgrimage
  31 Last day to withdraw from a Fall Semester weekday or online course
November 1 No classes-Solmenity of All Saints
  6 Spring Semester registration opens
  9 Candidacy Mass
  10 MA Concluding Exercises are due
  16-17 Spiritual Formation Workshop: Praying with Icons
  17 Last day to withdraw from a Fall weekend course;  Last day of weekday class before Thanksgiving break
  18-19 Fall Semester weekend Courses (final meeting)
  18-26 Thanksgiving Break
  27 Weekday classes resume
 December 8 No classes; Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception
  14-15 Final Fall Semester weekday class days/exams 
  22 All Fall Semester grades due to registrar
 Dec. 16 - Jan. 7 Christmas Break
  29 Last day to remove an "I" from a Fall Semester weekend course

 

Spring Semester 2018

January     1 Registration deadline for all Spring Semester courses
  7-12 Certificate in Reflective Practices
  26 Last day to remove an "I" from Fall Semester weekday or online course;
Last day to drop a Spring weekend course;
  27-28 Spring Semester weekend courses (1st meeting)
  29 Spring Semester weekday classes begin; Bishop's Dinner
February 2 Last day to drop/add a Spring Semester weekday or online course 
  19-23 Certificate in Spiritual Direction 
  24-25 Spring Semester weekend Courses (2nd meeting)  
  26 Summer registration opens.
  27 Black History Lecture 
March 2 No classes - long weekend
  15 Priesthood Promises Mass
  23 Last day of classes before Easter break; Last day to withdraw from a Spring weekend, weekday or online course; Registration deadline for early Summer courses
  24-25 Spring Semester weekend courses (final meeting)
 Mar. 24 - Apr.2nd Easter Break
 April 3 Weekday and online classes resume
  7 Diaconate Ordination
  9 Fall Semester registration opens
  12 Thomas Lecture on Theology and Philosophy
  13 Spring weekend course grades due to registrar 
  20 Last day to drop an early Summer weekend course
  21-22 Early Summer weekend Courses (1st meeting)
  20 MA Concluding Exercise Questions due to Academic Dean; final projects/papers due to director; Spring weekend course grades due to registrar
May 4 Last day to remove an "I" from Spring weekend course 
  11 Last day to drop an early summer online course
  10-11 Final Spring Weekday Class Days/Exams 
  12 Graduation Day
  14 Early summer online courses begin
  18 Spring weekday and online course grades due to registrar
  19-20 Early Summer weekend courses (2nd meeting)
June 1 Registration deadline for late summer weekend courses; Late summer online courses begin
  15 Last day to withdraw from an early summer weekend course
  16-17 Early Summer weekend Courses (final meeting)
  22 Last day to remove an "I" from Spring Semester weekday and online courses;
  29 Last day to drop a late Summer weekend course
 June 30 - July 1 Late Summer weekend courses (1st meeting)
July 1 Application deadline for Fall
  6 Early Summer weekend course grades due to registrar
  15-19 Parish Catechetical Leadership Institute
  16-20 Certificate in Spirtual Direction
  27 Last day to remove an "I" from an early Summer course
  28-29 Late Summer weekend courses (2nd meeting)
 August 17 Early Summer online courses conclude
  24 Late Summer online courses conclude; Last day to withdraw from a late Summer weekend course
  25-26 Late Summer weekend courses (final meeting)
 September 14 Late summer weekend course grades due to registrar
 October 5 Last day to remove an "I" from a late Summer course