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2014-2015 Shepherd University Catalog 
    
2014-2015 Shepherd University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar 2014-15


 

Fall Semester 2014
Date Day Event
8/20/14 Wed Academic Advisement and Registration/Payment for New First-Year Students.
8/21/14 Thu Academic Advisement and Registration/Payment for Transfer and Readmitted Students; Faculty Report for Fall Semester; Faculty Meetings.
8/22/14 Fri Orientation for All New Students.
8/22/14 Fri Add/Drop and Late Registration (late fee applies) via RAIL begins at 5 p.m. (all hours except 4 a.m.-8 a.m.).
8/22/14 Fri New Student Convocation.
8/25/14 Mon Classes Begin.
8/25/14 Mon Add/Drop and Late Registration (late fee applies), via RAIL or at Ikenberry Hall, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Consult Advisor.
8/29/14 Fri Last Day to Add/Drop or Late Register via RAIL or at Ikenberry Hall, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Consult Advisor.
9/1/14 Mon Labor Day Holiday.
9/5/14 Fri Last Day for Instructor-Approved Late Adds via RAIL.
9/8/14 Mon Last Day to Change a Course from Credit to Pass/Fail Status.
9/15/14 Mon Last Day to Change a Course from Credit to Audit Status.
9/26/14 Fri Last Day to Withdraw from First-Half Semester Class - See Advisor by Noon.
10/3/14 Fri Last Day to Apply for May 2015 Graduation (Registrar's Office).
10/6/14 Mon First Day of Midterm Exams.
10/10/14 Fri Last Day of Midterm Exams.
10/13/14 Mon Midterm Grades Due at 9 a.m.; Second-Half Semester Classes Begin.
10/16/14 Thu Fall Break (as needed, make-up days for inclement weather).
10/17/14 Fri Fall Break (as needed, make-up days for inclement weather).
10/22/14 Wed First Day of Academic Advisement for Continuing Students for Spring 2014.
10/24/14 Fri Last Day to Withdraw from a Full Semester Class - See Advisor by Noon.
11/3/14 Mon First Day of Spring 2015 RAIL Registration for Continuing Students; 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
11/5/14 Wed Last Day of Academic Advisement for Continuing Students for Spring 2015.
11/21/14 Fri Last Day to Withdraw from Second-Half Semester Class - See Advisor by Noon.
11/23/14 Sun First Day of Thanksgiving Recess.
11/30/14 Sun Last Day of Thanksgiving Recess.
12/5/14 Fri Last Day of Classes; Last Day for Complete Withdrawal from Semester.
12/8/14 Mon First Day of Final Exams.
12/12/14 Fri Last Day of Final Exams.
12/15/14 Mon First Semester Grades Due 9 a.m. End of First Semester.
12/17/14 Wed Grades will be available via RAIL (tentative).

 

Spring Semester 2015
Date Day Event
1/07/15 Wed Orientation, Academic Advisement; Registration/Payment for New First-Year Students.
1/09/15 Fri Faculty Report; Orientation, Academic Advisement, Registration/Payment for New Transfers and Readmits.
1/12/15 Mon Classes Begin.
1/12/15 Mon Add/Drop and Late Registration (Late Fee Applies), via RAIL or at Ikenberry Hall, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Consult Advisor.
1/16/15 Fri Last Day to Add/Drop or Late Register via RAIL or at Ikenberry Hall, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Consult Advisor.
1/19/15 Mon Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday.
1/23/15 Fri Last Day for Instructor-Approved Late Adds via RAIL.
1/26/15 Mon Last Day to Change a Course from Credit to Pass/Fail Status.
2/2/15 Mon Last Day to Change a Course from Credit to Audit Status.
2/13/15 Fri Last Day to Withdraw from First-Half Semester Class - See Advisor by Noon.
2/23/15 Mon First Day of Midterm Exams.
2/27/15 Fri Last Day of Midterm Exams; Last Day to Apply for August and December 2015 Graduation (Registrar's Office).
3/2/15 Mon Midterm Grades Due-9 a.m.; Second-Half Semester Classes Begin.
3/4/15 Wed Midterm Grades Available on RAIL (tentative).
3/13/15 Fri Last Day to Withdraw from a Full Semester Class - See Advisor by Noon.
3/15/15 Sun First Day of Spring Recess.
3/22/15 Sun Last Day of Spring Recess.
3/23/15 Mon First Day of Summer 2015 RAIL Registration for Continuing Students, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
3/25/15 Wed First Day of Academic Advisement for Continuing Students for Fall 2015.
4/3/15 Fri Last Day to Withdraw from Second-Half Semester Class - See Advisor by Noon.
4/6/15 Mon First Day of Fall 2015 RAIL Registration for Continuing Students, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
4/8/15 Wed Last Day of Academic Advisement for Continuing Students for Fall 2015.
4/16/15 Thu First Day of Spring Weekend Recess (as needed, make-up days for inclement weather).
4/17/15 Fri Second Day of Spring Weekend Recess (as needed, make-up days for inclement weather).
4/24/15 Fri McMurran Scholars Convocation; Last Day of Classes; Last Day for Complete Withdrawal from Semester.
4/27/15 Mon First Day of Final Exams.
5/1/15 Fri Last Day of Final Exams.
5/4/15 Mon Second Semester Grades Due 9 a.m. End of Second Semester.
5/5/15 Tue Grades will be available via RAIL (tentative).
5/09/15 Sat Commencement.
5/25/15 Mon Memorial Day.