Undergraduate Catalog


2013-2014 Undergraduate Academic Calendar

Includes start/stop dates for standard semester, online programs, and weekend college schedules.

Subject to revision through January 1, 2013

Fall Semester 2013

August 13

President’s Breakfast and all-campus opening activities

August 14

Fall faculty meeting and faculty development workshops

August 14

Residence halls open for students attending New Student Registration on August 15

August 15

Final registration session for new students

August 15

Residence halls open for new students who registered in summer

August 16-18

New Student Orientation (Arch Ceremony on August 16)

August 17

Residence halls open for upperclassmen

August 19

Classes begin for standard semester session

August 26

Last day to add a class or section for standard semester session

August 26

Block 1 begins for online degree programs

September 2

Labor Day (No classes)

September 6-7-8

Fall Weekend College begins

September 20-21-22

Fall Weekend College

October 4-5-6

Fall Weekend College

October 7-8

Mid Fall Recess: No classes for standard semester sections

October 16

Report grades less than “C” in standard semester session classes

October 18-19-20

Fall Weekend College

October 20

Block I ends for online degree programs

October 21

Block II begins for online degree programs

October 30

Last day to withdraw from standard semester session classes *

November 1-2-3

Fall Weekend College

November 15-16-17

Fall Weekend College, final meetings of session

November 27-Dec. 1

Thanksgiving Recess (No classes)

December 6

Deadline for seniors to apply for May 2014 Graduation

December 6

Final class day for standard semester session

December 9-12

Final exams for standard semester session

December 15

Block II ends for online degree programs

December 18

Final grades due for all sessions by 9:00 a.m.

Spring Semester 2014

January 3-4-5

Winter Weekend College begins

January 5

Residence Halls open

January 6

Classes begin for standard semester session and Block I of online degree programs

January 13

Last day to add a class or section for standard semester session

January 17-18-19

Winter Weekend College

January 20

Martin Luther King Day (No classes)

Jan. 31, Feb. 1-2

Winter Weekend College

February 14-15-16

Winter Weekend College

Feb. 28, March 1-2

Winter Weekend College

March 2

Block I ends for online degree programs

March 3

Block II begins for online degree programs

March 3-7

Spring Break for standard semester session classes

March 10

Report grades less than “C” in standard semester session classes

March 14-15-16

Winter Weekend College, final meetings of session

March 24

Last day to withdraw from classes for standard semester session classes *

March 28-29-30

Spring Weekend College begins

April 11-12-13

Spring Weekend College

April 18-21

Easter Holiday (No classes)

April 25

Final class day for standard semester session

April 25

Deadline for seniors to apply for December 2014 Graduation

April 25-26-27

Spring Weekend College

April 27

Block II ends for online degree programs

April 28-30, May 1

Final exams for standard semester session

May 3

Undergraduate and Graduate Commencement

May 7

Final grades due for all sessions by 9:00 a.m.

May 9-10-11

Spring Weekend College

May 23-24-25

Spring Weekend College

June 6-7-8

Spring Weekend College, final meetings of session

Summer Sessions 2014

Block Online Degree Programs

Block I

May 5-June 29

Block II

June 30-August 24

Summer Day/Evening

12 weeks

May 5-July 25

8 weeks

June 2-July 25

6 weeks

May 5-June 13

6 weeks

June 16-July 25

Summer Weekend

June 13-14-15

 

June 20-21-22

 

June 27-28-29

 

July 11-12-13

 

July 18-19-20

 

July 25-26-27

 

Notes: Operations during inclement weather are reported at http://www.findlay.edu/offices/student/safetysecurity/pages/campus-alerts/weather-related-information.aspx

In most instances, inclement weather does not interrupt online class delivery.

*Withdrawals from a course after the session has started may incur financial liability. It is the student's responsibility to review the Tuition Refund Policy prior to withdrawal.