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    This calendar is for academic years 2014-2015 and 2015-2016. Questions? Contact the Office of the Registrar at (614) 251-4650.
     

    FALL SEMESTERS 

     

     2014 

     

    2015

     
    Weekend A classes begin August 15,16 August 14, 15
    Weekday and evening classes begin August 18 August 17
     
    Last day to add first half semester classes      August 20 August 19
    Last day to add weekday and evening classes August 25 August 24
    Labor Day - University closed September 1 September 7
    Count Day September 2 August 31
    Last day to drop first half semester classes September 19 September 18
    Weekend A final exams October 3, 4 October 2, 3
    Weekend B classes begin October 10,11 October 9, 10
    Midterm break begins on Sunday October 12 October 11
    Midterm grades & final grades for first half & Weekend A due - Noon  October 15 October 14
    Classes resume October 15 October 14
    Second half semester classes begin October 15 October 14
    Last day to add second half semester classes October 17 October 16
    Priority registration for Spring/Summer - Seniors, Graduate Students, Con Ed Students    October 20 October 19
    Priority registration for Juniors October 24      October 23
    Last day to drop full semester classes October 27 October 26
    Priority Registration for Sophomores      October 29      October 28
    Fall graduation application final deadline October 31 October 31
    Priority Registration for Freshman November 3 November 2
    Last day to drop second half semester class      November 18 November 17
    Thanksgiving break begins November 26 November 25
    Classes resume December 1 November 30
    Spring graduation application priority deadline December 5 December 4
    Weekday and evening classes end December 5 December 4
    Weekend B final exams December 5, 6 December 4, 5
    Weekday and evening final exams  December 8-12 December 7-11
    Graduating students' final grades due - 2 p.m. December 10 December 9
    Baccalaureate - 9 a.m. December 13 December 12
    Fall Commencement - 11 a.m. December 13 December 12
    Final Grades due - 3 p.m. December 17 December 16
     

    SPRING SEMESTERS 

     

    2015 

     

    2016

     

    Weekend A classes begin January 9, 10 January 8, 9
    Weekday and evening classes begin January 12 January 11
    Last day to add first half semester classes January 14 January 13
    Martin Luther King's Birthday - University closed January 19 January 18
    Last day to add weekday and evening classes January 20 January 19
    Count Day January 26 January 25
    Last day to drop first half semester classes February 13 February 12
    Weekend A final exams February 27, 28 February 26, 27
    Weekend B classes begin March 6, 7 March 4, 5
    Spring Break begins on Sunday March 8 March 6
    Midterm grades & final grades for first half & Weekend A due - 4 p.m. March 10 March 8
    Classes resume with 5:30 pm classes on Friday March 13 March 11
    Second half semester classes begin March 16 March 14
    Last day to add second half semester classes March 18 March 16
    Priority registration for Fall begins - Seniors, Graduate Students, Con Ed Students March 23 March 21
    Last day to drop full semester classes March 26 March 23
    Priority registration for Juniors      March 27 March 28
    Spring graduation application final deadline March 31 March 31
    Priority registration for Sophomores April 1 April 1
    Easter Weekend - University closed April 2-5 March 24-27
    Evening classes resume (Monday) April 6 March 28
    Weekday classes resume (Tuesday) April 7 March 29
    Priority registration for Freshmen April 9 April 6
    Last day to drop second half semester classes April 17 April 15
    ODU Day: no afternoon classes from 1 - 5:30 pm May 1 April 29
    Summer/Fall graduation application deadline May 1 April 29
    Weekend B final exams May 1, 2 April 29, 30
    Weekday and evening classes end May 1 April 29
    Weekday and evening final exams  May 4-8 May 2-6
    Graduating students' final grades due - 4 p.m. May 5 May 3
    Baccalaureate - 9 a.m. May 9 May 7
    Spring Commencement - 11 a.m. May 9 May 7
    Final Grades due - 3 p.m. May 14 May 12
     

    SUMMER TERMS 

     

    2015 

     

    2016 

     
    May Term May 18-30 May 16-27
               Last day to register and add course May 18 May 16
               Last day to drop course May 26 May 23
               May term final grades due June 12 June 10
    Memorial Day - University closed May 25 May 30
    Summer Term June 8 - August 1 June 6 - July 30
               Last day to register and add courses June 10 June 8
               Last day to drop courses July 10 July 8
               Summer term final grades due August 6 August 4
    Independence Day - University closed July 3, 4 July 4
    Summer Weekend Classes

    June: 5 & 6, 12 & 13, 19 & 20, 26 & 27

    July: 10 & 11, 17 & 18, 24 & 25

    July 31 & August 1

    June: 3 & 4, 10 & 11, 17 & 18, 24 & 25

    July: 8 & 9, 15 & 16, 22 & 23, 29 & 30

               Last day to register and add courses June 5 June 3
               Last day to drop courses June 27 June 25
    Summer graduation application final deadline August 1 August 1
    Summer graduation (No ceremony; Graduates invited to Fall Commencement)  August 31 August 31