Academic Calendar

Calendar Subject to Change

2015-2016 Academic Calendar

FALL 2015

August 27 

Thursday 

Classes begin 

September 7 

Monday 

Labor Day - no day or evening classes 

September 15

Tuesday

Opening Convocation -
10:45 a.m.     Butler Hall

October 16

Friday 

Mid-term for full-term classes
End of half-term Session I classes

October 23

Friday

Fall Break Day - no classes
University offices open

November 21 - 29

Sat - Sun

Thanksgiving Break

December 1

Tuesday

Graduation applications for May 2016 due in 
Registrar's Office

December 11

Friday

Last day of full-term classes
December 14 - 16

Mon - Wed

Final Examinations

December 17

Thursday December Graduation Recognition

December 21

Monday Fall grades due in Registrar's Office

J-TERM 2016

January 5                  

Tuesday           

J-Term classes begin
Last day to add a J-Term course                                 

January 6

Wednesday

Last day to drop a J-Term course

January 14

Thursday

Last day to withdraw from a J-Term course

January 18

Monday

Martin Luther King Day - classes in session

January 21

Thursday

Last day of J-Term classes

January 22

Friday

Department Day (college)

January 29

Friday

J-Term grades due in Registrar's Office

SPRING 2016

January 22                

Friday              

Spring New Student Orientation
Department Day (college)                                          

January 25

Monday

Classes begin

January 29

Friday

Last day to add a full-term class without instructor
consent
Last day to add/drop a half-term Session I class

February 5 

Friday 

Last day to add (with instructor's consent) or drop
a full-term class 

February 15

Monday 

President's Day - no day or evening classes 

February 19

Friday 

Last day to withdraw from a half-term Session I class
with a "W" grade 

March 1

Tuesday

Summer '16 Registration begins

March 11

Friday 

Mid-Term
Half-term, Session I classes end 

March 12 - 20

Sat - Sun 

Spring Break

March 21

Monday 

Classes resume / Half-term Session II classes begin
Mid-term grades due in Registrar's Office 

March 25 - 27

Fri - Sun 

Easter Break 

March 28 

Monday 

Classes resume
Last day to add/drop a half-term Session II class

April 1

Friday 

Last day to withdraw from a full-term class with
a "W" grade 

April 4 

Monday 

Fall '16 Online Registration begins for Seniors 

April 6

Wednesday

Fall '16 Online Registration begins for Juniors 

April 11

Monday

Fall '16 Online Registration begins for Sophomores 

April 13

Wednesday

Fall '16 Online Registration begins for First Years

April 20

Wednesday

Last day to withdraw from a half-term Session II
class with a "W" grade 

April 28

Thursday

Honors Convocation
9:00 a.m.    Butler Hall 

May 6 

Friday 

Last day of classes 

May 9 -11 

Mon - Wed 

Final examinations 

May 11

Wednesday 

Half-term Session II classes end 

May 13

Friday

College Baccalaureate

May 14

Saturday

Commencement

May 16

Monday

Spring grades due in Registrar's Office

May 17

Tuesday

Faculty Day (college)

June 1

Wednesday

Graduation applications for August 2016 due in
Registrar's Office

Calendar Subject to Change

 

SUMMER 2016

 

SESSION ONE -   
Face-to-Face (4 weeks)                Monday, May 23 - Friday, June 17 (no classes on Memorial Day, May 30)
  May 25 (5 p.m.) - last day to add/drop a class in person or by email to Registrar@dbq.edu
  June 6 (5 p.m.) - last day to withdraw from a class with a "W" grade
Online (8 weeks) Monday, May 23 - Friday, July 15
  May 25 (5 p.m.) - last day to add/drop in person or by email to Registrar@dbq.edu
  June 20 (5 p.m.) - last day to withdraw from an online class with a 'W" grade
   
SESSION TWO -   
Face-to-Face (4 weeks) Monday, June 20 - Friday, July 15 (no classes on July 4 holiday)
  June 22 (5 p.m.) - last day to add/drop a class in person or by email to Registrar@dbq.edu
  July 5 (5 p.m.) - last day to withdraw from a class with a "W" grade
Online - none offered All start in Session One

 

 

2016-2017 Academic Calendar

 

FALL 2016 

August 15

Monday

New Faculty Orientation

August 16 - 17

Tues - Wed

Faculty Days (for FT College Faculty)

August 18 - 19

Thur - Fri

Department (Academic) Days

August 21                   

Sunday            

Move-In Day (Students)                                            

August 22-24

Mon - Wed

New Student Orientation 

August 25 

Thursday 

Classes begin 

August 31

Wednesday

Last day to add a full-term class without instructor's consent
Last day to add/drop a half-term Session I class

September 5

Monday 

Labor Day - no day or evening classes 

September 8

Thursday

Last day to add (with instructor's consent) or drop a full-term class

September 13

Tuesday

Opening Convocation (10:45 a.m. Butler Hall)

September 23

Friday

Last day to withdraw from a half-term Session I class

October 3

Monday

Graduation applications due in Registrar's Office for May 2017 grads
and August 2017 grads (walking in May '17)

October 10 - 16

Mon - Sun

Homecoming Week

October 14

Friday

Mid-term for full-term classes
End of half-term Session I classes

October 17

Monday

Half-term Session II classes start

October 21

Friday

Fall Break Day no classes
University offices open

October 24

Monday

Mid-term grades due in Registrar's Office
Last day to add/drop a half-term Session II class
Last day to withdraw from a full-term class with a "W" grade

October 31

Monday

Spring '17 Online Registration begins for Seniors

November 2

Wednesday

Spring '17 Online Registration begins for Juniors

November 7

Monday

Spring '17 Online Registration begins for Sophomores

November 9

Wednesday

Spring '17 Online Registration begins for First Years

November 16

Wednesday

Last day to withdraw from a half-term Session II class

November 21 - 25

Mon - Fri

Thanksgiving Break

November 28

Monday

Classes Resume

December 9

Friday

Last day of full-term classes
December 12 - 14

Mon - Wed

Final Examinations
December 14

Wednesday

End of half-term Session II classes
December 15

Thursday

December Commencement

December 19

Monday Fall grades due in Registrar's Office

 

J-TERM 2017

January 3                  

Tuesday           

J-Term classes begin
Last day to add a J-Term course                                 

January 4

Wednesday

Last day to drop a J-Term course

January 12

Thursday

Last day to withdraw from a J-Term course

January 16

Monday

Martin Luther King Day - classes in session

January 19

Thursday

Last day of J-Term classes

January 20

Friday

Department Day (college)

January 27

Friday

J-Term grades due in Registrar's Office

 

SPRING 2017

January 20

Friday

Spring New Student Orientation

January 23

Monday

Classes begin

January 27

Friday

Last day to add a full-term class without instructor's consent
Last day to add/drop a half-term Session I class

February 3 Friday Last day to add (with instructor's consent) or drop a full-term class

February 20

Monday 

President's Day - no day or evening classes 

February 23

Thursday

Last day to withdraw from a half-term Session I class with a "W" grade

March 13 - 17

Mon - Fri

Spring Break

March 17

Friday

Mid-Term for full-term classes
Half-term Session I classes end

March 20

Monday

Classes Resume
Half-term Session II classes begin
Mid-term grades due in Registrar's Office

March 24

Friday

Last day to add/drop a half-term Session II class
Last day to withdraw from a full-term class with a "W" grade

April 3

Monday

Fall '17 Online Registration begins for Seniors

April 5

Wednesday

Fall '17 Online Registration begins for Juniors

April 10

Monday

Fall '17 Online Registration begins for Sophomores

April 12

Wednesday

Fall '17 Online Registration begins for First Years

April 14 - 16

Fri - Sun 

Easter Break 

April 17

Monday

Classes resume

April 19

Wednesday

Last day to withdraw from a half-term Session II class with a "W" grade

April 25 - 26

Tues - Wed

Apex - a celebration of student scholarship

April 27

Thursday

Honors Convocation, 9 am - 10:30 am, Butler Hall

May 5

Friday 

Last day of classes 

May 8 - 10 

Mon - Wed 

Final examinations 

May 10

Wednesday

Half-term Session II classes end

May 12

Friday

College Baccalaureate

May 13

Saturday

Commencement

May 15

Monday

Spring grades due in Registrar's Office

May 16

Tuesday

Faculty Day (college)

May 19

Friday

Graduation applications due in Registrar's Office for August 2017 grads and
December 2017 grads (walking in Dec '17)

Calendar Subject to Change