Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

This calendar is internal to faculty, staff and students of Candler School of Theology and may vary from other Emory University calendars. All dates are subject to change.

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DateEvent or Deadline
5.18.15Classes begin
5.25.15Memorial Day holiday (no classes)
7.2.14Degree application deadline for August 2015 graduates
7.3.14Independence Day holiday observed (no classes)
TBAFall 2015 entering student course registration
7.31.15Fall 2015 cross-registration application deadline
8.7.14Classes end
DateEvent or Deadline
8.10 - 8.21.15August Term classes*
8.10.15Last day to drop or change grading basis for an August-term course
8.18.15Candler and Emory orientation for new international students (tentative)
8.19 - 8.21.15Candler orientation for all new students (tentative)
8.21.15Last day to withdraw from an August-term course
8.25.15Required pre-term events for new MDiv students (advising and Contextual Education introductions) (tentative)
8.26.15First day of classes
8.27.15Fall Convocation
9.2.15Last day to Add/Drop/Swap regular fall semester courses
9.7.15Labor Day holiday (no classes)
9.9.15Last day to change grading basis for fall semester courses
9.11.15Degree application deadline for December 2015 graduates**
9.16.15Fall 2015 Date of Record
10.12 - 10.13.15Fall break (no classes)
10.14 - 10.30.15Spring 2016 pre-registration advising period
11.3 - 11.8.15Spring 2016 pre-registration
11.26 - 11.27.15Thanksgiving break (no classes)
11.30.15Spring 2016 Add/Drop/Swap (open registration) begins
12.1.15Spring 2016 cross-registration application deadline
12.8.15Last day of classes
12.8.15Last day to request a withdrawal
12.8.15Last day to request an incomplete from course instructor
12.9 - 12.10.15Reading period
12.11 - 12.16.15Final exams
12.16.15Last day to request an exceptional incomplete from the Academic Dean
12.17.15Grades due
12.18.15Academic Review Board meets

*Not open to degree-seeking students entering the program for the first time in fall 2015.

DateEvent or Deadline
1.4 - 1.8.16January-term courses
1.4.16Last day to drop or change grading basis for a January-term course
1.8.16Last day to withdraw from a January-term course
1.11.16First day of classes
1.18.16Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday (no classes)
1.19.16Last day to Add/Drop/Swap regular spring semester courses
1.26.16Last day to change grading basis for spring semester courses
2.3.16Spring 2016 Date of Record
2.5.16Degree application deadline for May 2016 graduates*
2.10.16Summer 2016 registration opens
3.7 - 3.11.16Spring Break (no classes)
3.14  - 4.1.16Fall 2016 pre-registration advising period
3.25.16Good Friday (no classes)
4.1.16Summer 2016 cross-registration application deadline
4.12 - 4.17.16Fall 2016 pre-registration
4.25.16Fall 2016 Add/Drop/Swap (open registration) begins
4.25.16Last day of classes
4.25.16Last day to request a withdrawal
4.25.16Last day to request an incomplete from course instructor
4.26 - 4.28.16Reading period
4.29 - 5.4.16Final exams
5.4.16Last day to request an Exceptional Incomplete from the Academic Dean
5.5.16Senior grades due
5.9.16Non-senior grades due
5.11.16Academic Review Board meets

*Late applications require payment of a $25 late application fee

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