Chatham University

Academic Calendar

Academic Year 2012-2013

Click on a semester to view important dates for the 2012-2013 academic year. Please note the start and end dates of all classes, as well as the add/drop and withdrawal deadlines. Dates vary for six, seven, eight, and twelve-week sessions.

+ 2013 Spring Semester

Event Term Date
First day of classes (14-week & 1st 7-week sessions) 2013 Spring Semester 01/07/2013
Add/drop period ends (14-week & 1st 7-week sessions) 2013 Spring Semester 01/16/2013
Martin Luther King Day - No classes 2013 Spring Semester 01/21/2013
Last day to withdraw (1st 7-week session) 2013 Spring Semester 02/11/2013
Last day of classes (1st 7-week session) 2013 Spring Semester 02/25/2013
First day of classes (2nd 7-week session) 2013 Spring Semester 02/26/2013
Add/drop period ends (2nd 7-week session) 2013 Spring Semester 03/05/2013
Spring Break (Saturday classes meet 3/16) 2013 Spring Semester 03/10/2013 - 03/15/2013
Last day to withdraw (14-week session) 2013 Spring Semester 03/25/2013
Easter Weekend - No Saturday classes 2013 Spring Semester 03/30/2013
Last day to withdraw (2nd 7-week session) 2013 Spring Semester 04/08/2013
University Day and Buckets & Blossoms (classes are in session) 2013 Spring Semester 04/16/2013
Last day of classes 2013 Spring Semester 04/22/2013
Reading Day 2013 Spring Semester 04/23/2013
Final Exams 2013 Spring Semester 04/24/2013 - 04/27/2013
Commencement 2013 Spring Semester 05/20/2013

+ 2013 Maymester

Event Term Date
First day of classes 2013 Maymester 04/29/2013
Add/drop period ends 2013 Maymester 05/03/2013
Last day to withdraw 2013 Maymester 05/10/2013
Last day of classes 2013 Maymester 05/17/2013

+ 2013 Summer Session

Event Term Date
First day of classes (14-week & 1st 7-week sessions) 2013 Summer Session 05/06/2013
First day of classes (12-week & 1st 6-week sessions) 2013 Summer Session 05/20/2013
Memorial Day - No classes 2013 Summer Session 05/27/2013
First day of classes (8-week session) 2013 Summer Session 06/17/2013
Last day of classes (1st 7-week session) 2013 Summer Session 06/24/2013
First day of class (2nd 7-week session) 2013 Summer Session 06/25/2013
Fourth of July - No classes 2013 Summer Session 07/04/2013
Last day of classes (8-week session) 2013 Summer Session 08/09/2013
Last day of classes 2013 Summer Session 08/12/2013

Academic Year 2013-2014

Click on a semester to view important dates for the 2013-2014 academic year. Please note the start and end dates of all classes, as well as the add/drop and withdrawal deadlines. Dates vary for six, seven, eight, and twelve-week sessions.

+ 2013 Fall Semester

Event Term Date
Opening Convocation 2013 Fall Semester 08/25/2013
First day of classes (14 week session, 1st 7 week session) 2013 Fall Semester 08/26/2013
Labor Day (no classes) 2013 Fall Semester 09/02/2013
Add/Drop Period Ends (14 week, 1st 7 week) 2013 Fall Semester 09/04/2013
Last Day to Withdraw (1st 7 week session) 2013 Fall Semester 09/30/2013
Last Day of Classes (1st 7 week session) 2013 Fall Semester 10/14/2013
Long Weekend (14 week classes only) 2013 Fall Semester 10/14/2013 - 10/15/2013
First day of classes (2nd 7 week session) 2013 Fall Semester 10/16/2013
Add/Drop Period Ends (2nd 7 week) 2013 Fall Semester 10/23/2013
Family & Friends Weekend 2013 Fall Semester 11/01/2013 - 11/03/2013
Last Day to Withdraw (14 week classes) 2013 Fall Semester 11/04/2013
Last Day to Withdraw (2nd 7 week session) 2013 Fall Semester 11/19/2013
Thanksgiving Break (no classes) 2013 Fall Semester 11/27/2013 - 12/01/2013
Last Day of Classes (2nd 7 week session) 2013 Fall Semester 12/07/2013
Last Day of Classes (14 week) 2013 Fall Semester 12/09/2013
Reading Day 2013 Fall Semester 12/10/2013
Final Exams 2013 Fall Semester 12/11/2013 - 12/14/2013
Commencement 2013 Fall Semester 12/16/2013
Grades due, 5 pm 2013 Fall Semester 12/16/2013

+ 2014 Spring Semester

Event Term Date
First day of classes (14 week session, 1st 7 week session) 2014 Spring Semester 01/06/2014
Add/Drop Period Ends (14 week, 1st 7 week) 2014 Spring Semester 01/13/2014
Martin Luther King Day (no classes) 2014 Spring Semester 01/20/2014
Last Day to Withdraw (1st 7 week session) 2014 Spring Semester 02/10/2014
Last Day of Classes (1st 7 week session) 2014 Spring Semester 02/24/2014
First day of classes (2nd 7 week session) 2014 Spring Semester 02/25/2014
Add/Drop Period Ends (2nd 7 week) 2014 Spring Semester 03/04/2014
Spring Break (Saturday classes meet 3/15) 2014 Spring Semester 03/09/2014 - 03/14/2014
Last Day to Withdraw (14 week classes) 2014 Spring Semester 03/24/2014
Last Day of Classes (2nd 7 week session) 2014 Spring Semester 04/07/2014
University Day and Buckets & Blossoms (classes in session) 2014 Spring Semester 04/15/2014
Easter Weekend (no Saturday classes) 2014 Spring Semester 04/19/2014
Last Day of Classes (14 week) 2014 Spring Semester 04/21/2014
Last Day of Classes (2nd 7 week session) 2014 Spring Semester 04/21/2014
Reading Day 2014 Spring Semester 04/22/2014
Final Exams 2014 Spring Semester 04/23/2014 - 04/26/2014

+ 2017 Spring Semester

Event Term Date
Add/drop period ends (2nd 7-week session) 2017 Spring Semester 02/28/2014
First day of classes (14-week and 1st 7-week session) 2017 Spring Semester 01/04/2017
Martin Luther King Jr Day -- no classes 2017 Spring Semester 01/06/2017
Add/drop period ends (14-week and 1st 7-week session) 2017 Spring Semester 01/11/2017
Last day to withdraw (1st 7-week session) 2017 Spring Semester 02/06/2017
Last day of classes (1st 7-week session) 2017 Spring Semester 02/21/2017
First day of classes (2nd 7-week session) 2017 Spring Semester 02/22/2017
Spring Break (Saturday classes meet 3/11) 2017 Spring Semester 03/05/2017 - 03/10/2017
Last day to withdraw (14-week session) 2017 Spring Semester 03/20/2017
Last day to withdraw (2nd 7-week session) 2017 Spring Semester 04/03/2017
Closing Convocation 2017 Spring Semester 04/11/2017
Easter weekend -- no Saturday classes 2017 Spring Semester 04/15/2017
Last day of classes (2nd 7-week session) 2017 Spring Semester 04/17/2017
Final Exams 2017 Spring Semester 04/19/2017 - 04/22/2017
University Day and Buckets & Blossoms (classes in session) 2017 Spring Semester 04/28/2017

+ 2014 Maymester

Event Term Date
First Day of Classes 2014 Maymester 04/28/2014
Add/Drop Period Ends 2014 Maymester 05/02/2014
Last Day of Classes 2014 Maymester 05/16/2014
Commencement 2014 Maymester 05/19/2014

+ 2014 Summer Session

Event Term Date
Last Day of Classes (1st 6 week session) 2014 Summer Session 04/30/2014
First day of classes (14 week session, 1st 7 week session) 2014 Summer Session 05/05/2014
First day of classes (12 week session, 6 week session) 2014 Summer Session 05/19/2014
Memorial Day (no classes) 2014 Summer Session 05/26/2014
First day of classes (8 week session) 2014 Summer Session 06/16/2014
Last Day of Classes (1st 7 week session) 2014 Summer Session 06/23/2014
First day of classes (2nd 7 week session) 2014 Summer Session 06/24/2014
Last Day of Classes (1st 6 week session) 2014 Summer Session 06/30/2014
First day of classes (2nd 6 week session) 2014 Summer Session 07/01/2014
Fourth of July holiday (no classes) 2014 Summer Session 07/04/2014
Last Day of Classes (8 week session) 2014 Summer Session 08/08/2014
Last Day of Classes (14 week, 2nd 7 week, 12 week, 2nd 6 week) 2014 Summer Session 08/11/2014

Academic Year 2014-2015

Click on a semester to view important dates for the 2014-2015 academic year. Please note the start and end dates of all classes, as well as the add/drop and withdrawal deadlines. Dates vary for six, seven, eight, and twelve-week sessions.

+ 2014 Fall Semester

Event Term Date
Opening Convocation 2014 Fall Semester 08/24/2014
First Day of Classes 2014 Fall Semester 08/25/2014
Labor Day (CLASSES IN SESSION) 2014 Fall Semester 09/01/2014
Add/drop period ends (14-week and 1st 7-week sessions) 2014 Fall Semester 09/02/2014
Last day to withdraw (1st 7-week session) 2014 Fall Semester 09/29/2014
Last day of classes (1st 7-week session) 2014 Fall Semester 10/13/2014
Long Weekend (no Long Weekend break for 7-week courses) 2014 Fall Semester 10/13/2014 - 10/14/2014
First day of classes (2nd 7-week session) 2014 Fall Semester 10/15/2014
Add/drop period ends (2nd 7-week session) 2014 Fall Semester 10/22/2014
Last day to withdraw (14-week session) 2014 Fall Semester 11/03/2014
Registration Opens 2014 Fall Semester 11/04/2014 - 11/07/2014
Last day to withdraw (2nd 7-week session) 2014 Fall Semester 11/18/2014
Thanksgiving break -- no classes 2014 Fall Semester 11/26/2014 - 11/30/2014
Last day of classes (14-week session) 2014 Fall Semester 12/06/2014
Last day of classes (2nd 7-week session) 2014 Fall Semester 12/06/2014
Final Exams 2014 Fall Semester 12/08/2014 - 12/11/2014
Commencement (7 PM) 2014 Fall Semester 12/12/2014
Grades due (5 PM) 2014 Fall Semester 12/15/2014
Martin Luther King Jr Day -- no classes 2014 Fall Semester 01/16/2016

+ 2015 Spring Semester

Event Term Date
First day of classes (14-week and 1st 7-week session) 2015 Spring Semester 01/05/2015
Add/drop period ends (14-week session and 1st 7-week session) 2015 Spring Semester 01/12/2015
Martin Luther King Jr Day (no classes) 2015 Spring Semester 01/19/2015
Last day to withdraw (1st 7-week session) 2015 Spring Semester 02/09/2015
Last day of classes (1st 7-week session) 2015 Spring Semester 02/23/2015
First Day of Classes (2nd 7-week session) 2015 Spring Semester 02/24/2015
Add/drop period ends (2nd 7-week session) 2015 Spring Semester 03/03/2015
Spring Break (Saturday classes meet 3/14) 2015 Spring Semester 03/08/2015 - 03/13/2015
Last day to withdraw (14-week session) 2015 Spring Semester 03/23/2015
Easter weekend (no Saturday classes) 2015 Spring Semester 04/04/2015
Last day to withdraw (2nd 7-week session) 2015 Spring Semester 04/06/2015
University Day and Buckets & Blossoms (classes are in session) 2015 Spring Semester 04/14/2015
Last day of classes (14-week and 2nd 7-week sessions) 2015 Spring Semester 04/20/2015
Final Exams 2015 Spring Semester 04/22/2015 - 04/25/2015

+ 2015 Maymester

Event Term Date
First day of classes 2015 Maymester 04/27/2015
Add/drop period ends 2015 Maymester 04/29/2015
Last day to withdraw 2015 Maymester 05/08/2015
Last day of classes 2015 Maymester 05/15/2015
Commencement 2015 Maymester 05/18/2015

+ 2015 Summer Session

Event Term Date
First day of classes (14-week session and 1st 7-week session) 2015 Summer Session 05/04/2015
Add/drop period ends (14-week and 1st 7-week sessions) 2015 Summer Session 05/11/2015
First day of classes (12-week session) 2015 Summer Session 05/18/2015
Memorial Day -- no classes 2015 Summer Session 05/25/2015
Add/drop period ends (12-week session) 2015 Summer Session 05/26/2015
Last day of classes (1st 7-week session) 2015 Summer Session 06/22/2015
First day of classes (2nd 7-week session) 2015 Summer Session 06/23/2015
Add/drop period ends (2nd 7-week session) 2015 Summer Session 06/30/2015
Last day of classes (14-week, 12-week and 2nd 7-week sessions) 2015 Summer Session 08/10/2015

Academic Year 2015-2016

Click on a semester to view important dates for the 2015-2016 academic year. Please note the start and end dates of all classes, as well as the add/drop and withdrawal deadlines. Dates vary for six, seven, eight, and twelve-week sessions.

+ 2015 Fall Semester

Event Term Date
Opening Convocation 2015 Fall Semester 08/30/2015
First day of classes (14-week and 1st 7-week sessions) 2015 Fall Semester 08/31/2015
Labor Day (CLASSES IN SESSION) 2015 Fall Semester 09/07/2015
Add/drop period ends (14-week and 1st 7-week session) 2015 Fall Semester 09/08/2015
Last day to withdraw (1st 7-week session) 2015 Fall Semester 10/05/2015
Long Weekend (no Long Weekend for 7-week courses) 2015 Fall Semester 10/12/2015 - 10/13/2015
Last day of classes (1st 7-week session) 2015 Fall Semester 10/19/2015
First day of classes (2nd 7-week session) 2015 Fall Semester 10/21/2015
Add/drop period ends (2nd 7-week session) 2015 Fall Semester 10/28/2015
Family & Friends Weekend 2015 Fall Semester 11/06/2015 - 11/08/2015
Last day to withdraw (14-week session) 2015 Fall Semester 11/09/2015
Registration Opens 2015 Fall Semester 11/17/2015 - 11/20/2015
Last day to withdraw (2nd 7-week session) 2015 Fall Semester 11/24/2015
Thanksgiving break -- no classes 2015 Fall Semester 11/25/2015 - 11/29/2015
Last day of classes (14-week and 2nd 7-week session) 2015 Fall Semester 12/12/2015
Final Exams 2015 Fall Semester 12/14/2015 - 12/17/2015
Commencement (7 PM) 2015 Fall Semester 12/18/2015
Grades due (5 PM) 2015 Fall Semester 12/18/2015

+ 2016 Spring Semester

Event Term Date
First day of classes (14-week and 1st 7-week sessions) 2016 Spring Semester 01/04/2016
Add/drop period ends (14-week and 1st 7-week sessions) 2016 Spring Semester 01/11/2016
Last day to withdraw (1st 7-week session) 2016 Spring Semester 02/08/2016
Last day of classes (1st 7-week session) 2016 Spring Semester 02/22/2016
First day of classes (2nd 7-week session) 2016 Spring Semester 02/23/2016
Spring Break (Saturday classes meet 3/12) 2016 Spring Semester 03/06/2016 - 03/11/2016
Last day to withdraw (14-week session) 2016 Spring Semester 03/21/2016
Easter weekend (No Saturday classes) 2016 Spring Semester 03/26/2016
Closing Convocation 2016 Spring Semester 04/12/2016
Last day of classes (14-week and 2nd 7-week sessions) 2016 Spring Semester 04/18/2016
Final Exams 2016 Spring Semester 04/20/2016 - 04/23/2016
University Day and Buckets & Blossoms (classes are in session) 2016 Spring Semester 04/29/2016

+ 2016 Fall Semester

Event Term Date
Add/drop period ends (2nd 7-week session) 2016 Fall Semester 03/01/2016
Opening Convocation 2016 Fall Semester 08/28/2016
First day of classes (14-week and 1st 7-week session) 2016 Fall Semester 08/29/2016
Labor Day -- CLASSES IN SESSION 2016 Fall Semester 09/05/2016
Add/drop period ends (14-week and 1st 7-week session) 2016 Fall Semester 09/06/2016
Last day to withdraw (1st 7-week session) 2016 Fall Semester 10/03/2016
Long Weekend (except for 1st 7-week courses) 2016 Fall Semester 10/10/2016 - 10/11/2016
Last day of classes (1st 7-week session) 2016 Fall Semester 10/17/2016
First day of classes (2nd 7-week session0 2016 Fall Semester 10/19/2016
Add/drop period ends (2nd 7-week session) 2016 Fall Semester 10/26/2016
Family & Friends Weekend 2016 Fall Semester 11/04/2016 - 11/06/2016
Last day to withdraw (14-week session) 2016 Fall Semester 11/07/2016
Registration Opens 2016 Fall Semester 11/15/2016 - 11/18/2016
Last day to withdraw (2nd 7-week session) 2016 Fall Semester 11/22/2016
Thanksgiving Break -- No classes 2016 Fall Semester 11/23/2016 - 11/27/2016
Last day of classes (14-week session) 2016 Fall Semester 12/10/2016
Last day of classes (2nd 7-week session) 2016 Fall Semester 12/10/2016
Final Exams 2016 Fall Semester 12/12/2016 - 12/15/2016
Commencement 7 PM 2016 Fall Semester 12/16/2016

+ 2016 Maymester

Event Term Date
First day of classes 2016 Maymester 04/25/2016
Add/drop period ends 2016 Maymester 04/27/2016
Last day to withdraw 2016 Maymester 05/06/2016
Last day of classes 2016 Maymester 05/13/2016
Commencement 2016 Maymester 05/16/2016

+ 2016 Summer Session

Event Term Date
First day of classes (14-week and 1st 7-week sessions) 2016 Summer Session 05/02/2016
Add/drop period ends (14-week and 1st 7-week session) 2016 Summer Session 05/09/2016
First day of classes (12-week session) 2016 Summer Session 05/16/2016
Add/drop period ends (12-week session) 2016 Summer Session 05/23/2016
Memorial Day -- no classes 2016 Summer Session 05/30/2016
Last day of classes (1st 7-week session) 2016 Summer Session 06/20/2016
First day of classes (2nd 7-week session) 2016 Summer Session 06/21/2016
Add/drop period ends (2nd 7-week session) 2016 Summer Session 06/28/2016
4th of July -- no classes 2016 Summer Session 07/04/2016
Last day of classes (14-week and 112-week sessions) 2016 Summer Session 08/08/2016
Last day of classes (2nd 7-week session) 2016 Summer Session 08/18/2016

Academic Year 2016-2017

Click on a semester to view important dates for the 2016-2017 academic year. Please note the start and end dates of all classes, as well as the add/drop and withdrawal deadlines. Dates vary for six, seven, eight, and twelve-week sessions.

+ 2017 Summer Session

Event Term Date
4th of July (no classes) 2017 Summer Session 04/04/2017
First day of classes (14-week and 1st 7-week sessions) 2017 Summer Session 05/01/2017
Add/drop period ends (14-week and 1st 7-week sessions) 2017 Summer Session 05/08/2017
First day of classes (12-week session) 2017 Summer Session 05/15/2017
Add/drop period ends (12-week session) 2017 Summer Session 05/22/2017
Memorial Day (no classes) 2017 Summer Session 05/29/2017
Last day of classes (1st 7-week session) 2017 Summer Session 06/19/2017
First day of classes (2nd 7-week session) 2017 Summer Session 06/20/2017
Last day of classes (14-week, 12-week, and 2nd 7-week sessions) 2017 Summer Session 08/07/2017

+ 2017 Maymester

Event Term Date
First day of classes 2017 Maymester 04/24/2017
Add/drop period ends 2017 Maymester 04/26/2017
Last day to writhdraw 2017 Maymester 05/05/2017
Last day of classes 2017 Maymester 05/12/2017
Commencement 2017 Maymester 05/15/2017

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