Rhode Island College

2013-2014 Catalog


Academic Calendar 2013–2014

Fall Semester 2013

August

19 Monday New Student Orientation begins
22 Thursday Fall registration begins for nondegree students
26 Monday Administrative Conference
28 Wednesday Opening Coffee Hour
30 Friday Registration for disabled veterans, National Guard (STEP Program), senior citizens, and students with unemployment waivers

September

2 Monday Labor Day (College closed, library closed)
3 Tuesday Classes begin
4 Wednesday First-Year Convocation
16 Monday Last day for adding courses or dropping a course without a charge

October

14 Monday Columbus Day (College closed, library open—holiday hours)
16 Wednesday Monday classes meet today
25 Friday Midsemester grades due by noon
28 Monday Spring registration for degree candidates begins

November

1 Friday Last day to withdraw from courses without permission
11 Monday Veterans Day (College closed, library open—holiday hours)
12 Tuesday Monday classes meet today
28 Thursday Thanksgiving recess begins

December

2 Monday Classes resume Early Spring registration begins for nondegree (contact Records)
7 Saturday Emergency Make-up Day (if needed and so designated by administration)
14 Saturday Fall semester classes end
16 Monday Final examinations begin
21 Saturday Final examinations end
23 Monday Snow date for final examinations
25 Wednesday Christmas Day (College closed, library closed)
30 Monday Early Spring classes begin

Early Spring Semester 2013-2014

December

30
Monday
Grades due by noon
    Early spring classes begin

Spring Semester 2014

January

1

Wednesday

New Year's Day (college closed, library closed)

6

Monday

New student orientation begins

8

Wednesday

Spring registration begins for nondegree students

17

Friday

Registration for senior citizens and students with waivers.

 


Early Spring classes end

20

Monday

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (college closed, library closed)

21

Tuesday

Classes begin

February

3

Monday

Last day for adding courses or dropping a course without a charge

17

Monday

President's Day (classes will be held)

24

Monday

Summer registration begins for degree students

March

3

Monday

Summer registration begins for non-degree students

10

Monday

Spring recess begins

17

Monday

Classes resume

21

Friday

Midsemester grades due

28

Friday

Last day to withdraw from courses without permission

31

Monday

Fall registration begins

April

30

Wednesday

Cap and Gown Convocation

May

3

Saturday

Emergency make up day (if needed and so designated by administration)

5

Monday

Spring semester classes end

6

Tuesday

Final examinations begin

12

Monday

Final examinations end

13

Tuesday

Grades due by 4pm for degree recipients

14

Wednesday

All other grades due by 4pm

15

Thursday

Graduate Commencement

16

Friday

Summer Session I registration for senior citizens and students with waivers

17

Saturday

Undergraduate Commencement

19

Monday

Summer session I begins

23

Friday

Last day for adding courses or dropping a course without a charge

26

Monday

Memorial Day (college closed, library closed)

June

27

Friday

Summer session I ends: Summer Session II registration for senior citizens and students with waivers

30

Monday

Summer session II begins

July

4

Friday

Independence Day (college closed, library closed)

August

8

Friday

Summer Session II ends

11

Monday

Victory Day (college closed, library closed)