Academic Calendar

Download the 2015-16 academic calendar

Summer 2015

Summer Term I Begins (Subject to change)

Monday, May 25

Summer Term II Begins (Subject to change)

Monday, June 29

Independence Day Holiday

Friday, July 3

Fall 2015

AGS First Short Term Begins & New/Late Registration in AGS office

Monday, August 10

Faculty Workshop Begins

Monday, August 17

Residence Halls open for New Freshmen & Transfers/Orientation Begins

Friday, August 21

Residence Halls open for Registered Continuing Students

Sunday, August 23

Registration & Clearance of Stops - Monday

Monday, August 24

Traditional Classes begin at 8 a.m. - Tuesday

Tuesday, August 25

Opening Convocation

Tuesday, August 25

Last day for faculty to drop a student from class for non-attendance

Friday, August 28

Last day for registration, schedule adjustment, Internship Applications

Monday, August 31

Schedule Drop Period

September 1 - 21

Last day for dropping a class without transcript entry; removing “I” Grades

Monday, September 21

Last day to apply for graduation in December

Thursday, October 1

Bascom Lamar Lunsford Festival & Madison County Heritage Festival

Saturday, October 3

Homecoming

Saturday, October 3

Mid-Semester Evaluation Week

October 5-9

AGS Second Short-term begins

Monday, October 12

Founders Week

October 12-16

Mid-Semester Evaluations due

Wednesday, October 14

Fall Break Begins at end of classes

Friday, October 16

Fall Break Ends and Classes resume, 8 a.m.

Wednesday, October 21

Last day to withdraw from a class with grade of “W”

Thursday, October 22

Early Spring Registration

November 2-6

Deadline for Juniors/Seniors to indicate S/U grade option

Friday, November 6

Thanksgiving holidays begin at close of classes

Tuesday, November 24

Administrative Offices close at noon for holiday

Wednesday, November 25

Classes Resume/Offices reopen at 8:00 a.m.

Monday, November 30

Last day of regular classes

Tuesday, December 8

Day and Evening Exams Begin

Wednesday, December 9

Examinations end; Christmas holidays begin for students

Tuesday, December 15

Final Grades posted by faculty

Thursday, December 17

Graduation Exercises

Friday, December 18

Administrative Offices Close for Christmas holidays

Friday, December 18

Spring 2016

Administrative Offices open for spring semester

Monday, January 4

AGS First Short Term Begins & New/Late Registration in AGS office

Monday, January 4

Residence Halls open for New Freshmen & Transfers/Orientation Begins

Saturday, January 9

Residence Halls open for Registered Continuing Students

Sunday, January 10

Registration & Clearance of Stops - Monday

Monday, January 11

Traditional Classes begin at 8 a.m. - Tuesday

Tuesday, January 12

Opening Convocation

Tuesday, January 12

Last day for faculty to drop a student from class for non-attendance

Friday, January 15

Last day for registration, schedule adjustment, Internship Applications

Monday, January 18

Martin Luther King Day

Monday, January 18

Schedule Drop Period

January 19 - February 8

Choral Festival

February 5-6

Last day for dropping a class without transcript entry; removing “I” Grades

Monday, February 8

Mid-Semester Evaluation Week

February 29 - March 4

Last day to apply for graduation in May or August

Monday, March 1

AGS Second Short-term begins

Monday, March 7

Mid-Semester Evaluations due

Wednesday, March 9

Spring Break Begins at end of classes

Friday, March 11

Administrative Offices reopen after spring break

Wednesday, March 16

Spring Break Ends and Classes resume, 8 a.m.

Monday, March 21

Last day to withdraw from a class with grade of “W”

Tuesday, March 22

Early Fall Registration

March 28 - April 1

Good Friday Holiday

Friday, March 25

SLAM

Wednesday, April 6

Deadline for Juniors/Seniors to indicate S/U grade option

Friday, April 8

Last day of regular classes

Thursday, April 28

Day and Evening Exams Begin

Friday, April 29

Examinations end

Wednesday, May 4

Final Grades posted by faculty

Thursday, May 5

Graduation Exercises

Saturday, May 7

Summer 2016

Summer Term I Begins (Subject to change)

TBA

Summer Term II Begins (Subject to change)

TBA

Independence Day Holiday

Monday, July 4