Fall 2014

revised 11/10/2014

JULY
26 SAT Registration for Fall Semester 2014 remains OPEN for degree-seeking and non-degree seeking students
AUGUST
1 FRI

Deadline for registering for the September 11-12, 2014, traditional doctoral comprehensive exams 

Deadline for registering for the September 11-16, 2014, Stage 1 (Qualifying Exam) and Stage 2 (Comprehensive Exam)

15-16 FRI-SAT International Graduate Student Orientation (tentative dates)

22

FRI

Graduation conferral date for August graduates (no ceremony)

25

MON

Registration for Fall Semester 2014 continues for degree-seeking and non-degree seeking students.

Refer to the course schedule for course listings. The School of Education classes are listed under three subjects: "Curriculum & Instruction"(CRIN), "Ed Policy Planning Leadership" (EPPL) and "Education" (EDUC).

26 TUE Orientation for newly admitted SPACE & EPPL students (9:00 a.m. - noon; location: New School of Education facility, room 1011 [tentative location])
27 WED

Graduate and undergraduate CLASSES BEGIN.  First Day of ADD/DROP

SEPTEMBER
 1 MON Labor Day (Graduate and undergraduate classes will be held, but administrative offices will be closed.)
 10 WED Last day of ADD/DROP
 11 THU Withdrawal period begins

 11-12

 

 11-16

THU-FRI

THU-TUE

Traditional written comprehensive examination for all EPPL doctoral programs (traditional written comps are held the second Thursday and Friday after Labor Day)

Stage 1 (Qualifying Exam) and Stage 2 (Comprehensive Exam) for all EPPL doctoral programs (the exams begin the second Thursday after Labor Day and end the following Tuesday)

OCTOBER

 1

 

WED

Deadline to apply for May 2015 and August 2015 graduation

Deadline for applying for admission to graduate programs

11-14 SAT-TUE

Fall Break (Graduate and undergraduate classes will NOT be held, but administrative offices will be open.)

Oct. 27 - Jan. 16

MON-FRI Registration for Spring Semester 2015 for degree-seeking students
NOVEMBER
Nov. 10 - Jan. 16 MON-FRI

Registration for Spring Semester 2015 for returning non-degree seeking students who were enrolled in Fall Semester 2014

 Nov. 17 - Jan. 16  MON-FRI Registration for Spring Semester 2015 for new non-degree seeking students
 25 TUE The College will close at 5:00 p.m.  Please remember that classes will be held as scheduled on Tuesday, November 25th, even those scheduled for later than 5:00 p.m.
 26-30 WED-SUN Thanksgiving Holiday COLLEGE CLOSED (Graduate and undergraduate classes will NOT be held.  Administrative offices are closed.)
 Nov. 28  FRI  Deadline for registering for the January 29-30, 2015, "traditional" doctoral comprehensive exams

Deadline for registering for the January 29-February 3, 2015, "new" qualifying exam (stage 1) and "new" comprehensive exam (stage 2)

If you have a religious holiday that conflicts with these exam dates, please contact the School of Education Graduate Registrar at (757) 221-2316.

DECEMBER
 5 FRI

DEADLINE for January 2015 doctoral degree candidates to defend their dissertations

 9 TUE

Last day to withdraw from a Fall Semester 2014 course

15-16 MON-TUE

Last week of GRADUATE classes

 19  FRI

DEADLINE for January 2015 doctoral degree candidates to submit their final paperwork (receipts from the Cashier and Swem Library, as well as the "Survey of Earned Doctorates") to Graduate Registrar in the Office of Academic Programs (School of Education, Room 1115)

 23  TUE

 COLLEGE CLOSES at noon

24- JAN 2 WED-FRI

COLLEGE CLOSED

JANUARY 2015
 2 FRI  FALL SEMESTER grades DUE at 9:00 a.m.
 5  MON College administrative offices re-open
16 FRI Graduation conferral date for WINTER graduates