Rhode Island College

2014-2015 Catalog


Academic Calendar 2014–2015

Fall Semester 2014

August

18 Monday New student orientation begins
21 Thursday Fall registration begins for nondegree students
27 Wednesday Opening Coffee Hour
29 Friday Registration for senior citizens and students with waivers

September

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

October

13 Monday Columbus Day (college closed, library open—holiday hours)
15 Wednesday Monday classes meet
24 Friday Midsemester grades due by noon
27 Monday Spring registration begins for degree candidates
31 Friday Last day to withdraw from courses without permission

November

4 Tuesday Election Day (college closed, library closed)
11 Tuesday Veterans Day (classes will meet)
27 Thursday Thanksgiving recess begins

December

1 Monday Classes resume. Early spring registration begins for nondegree students (contact Records office)
6 Saturday Emergency make up day (if needed and so designated by administration)
13 Saturday Fall semester classes end
15 Monday Final examinations begin
20 Saturday Final examinations end
22 Monday Snow date for final examinations
25 Thursday Christmas Day (college closed, library closed)
29 Monday Grades due by noon. Early spring classes begin

 

Note: Calendar subject to change

Spring Semester 2015

January

1

Thursday

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

Monday

New student orientation begins

Wednesday

Spring registration begins for nondegree students

16

Friday

Registration for senior citizens and students with waivers.

 

 


Early spring classes end

19

Monday

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

20

Tuesday

Classes begin

February

Monday

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

18

Monday

President's Day (classes will be held)

23

Monday

Summer registration begins for degree students

March

2

Monday

Summer registration begins for nondegree students

9

Monday

Spring recess begins

16

Monday

Classes resume

20

Friday

Midsemester grades due

27

Friday

Last day to withdraw from courses without permission

30

Monday

Fall registration begins

April

29

Wednesday

Cap and Gown Convocation

May

2

Saturday

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

4

Monday

Spring semester classes end

Tuesday

Final examinations begin

11

Monday

Final examinations end

12

Tuesday

Grades due by 4:00 p.m. for degree recipients

13

Wednesday

All other grades due by 4:00 p.m.

14

Thursday

Graduate Commencement

15

Friday

Summer session I registration for senior citizens and students with waivers

16

Saturday

Undergraduate Commencement

18

Monday

Summer session I begins

22

Friday

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

25

Monday

Memorial Day (college closed, library closed)

June

26

Friday

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

29

Monday

Summer session II begins

July

6

Friday

Independence Day (college closed, library closed)

August

7

Friday

Summer session II ends

10

Monday

Victory Day (college closed, library closed)

 

Note: Calendar subject to change