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Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar - Fall 2014-2015 (pdf)

Fall Semester 2014

August

  • 11 New Faculty Orientation; Welcome Back Faculty Luncheon
  • 12 Faculty Institute
  • 9-18 New Student Orientation
  • 19 Registration Ends
  • 20 First Day of Classes
  • 21 ADD/DROP Period Begins (Late Registration)
  • 21 AUC Cross Registration Begins
  • 29 Last Day to Cross Register at Morehouse College or Clark Atlanta University
  • 29 ADD/DROP Period Ends (Late Registration)
  • 29 Last Day to convert audit to credit/credit to audit

September

  • 1 Holiday | Labor Day – Campus Closed/No Classes
  • 19 Spring 2015 Schedule Revisions due from Department Heads
  • 26 Summer School Transcripts Due

October

  • 9-10 Mid-Term Examinations
  • 13-14 Fall Break – No Spelman Classes
  • 15 Classes resume at 8 a.m.
  • 17 Last Day to make-up incompletes (I) and resolve missing gradesfor Spring 2014 
  • 24 Mid-Term Grades Due
  • 24 Major/Minor Verification forms due from Department Heads for December 2014 graduates
  • 27 Advisement for Spring 2015 begins
  • 31 Last Day to withdraw from a course with a "W." After this date, a student who withdraws will receive a grade of "F."

November

  • 10 Registration for Spring 2015 begins
  • 14 Fall 2015 schedule projections due from Department Heads
  • 26 No Spelman Classes
  • 27 Holiday | Thanksgiving – College Closed/No Classes
  • 28 No Classes

December

  • 1 Major/Minor Verification forms due from Department Heads for May 2015 Graduation Candidates
  • 3 Last Day of Classes
  • 4-5 Reading Period
  • 8-12 Final Examinations
  • 12 Semester Ends
  • 16 All grades due in Registrar’s Office by Noon
  • COLLEGE CLOSED until January 5, 2015

Spring Semester 2015

January

  • 5 College Opens
  • 9 Faculty Institute 
  • 13 Last Day of Registration
  • 14 Classes Begin
  • 15 ADD/DROP Period Begins (Late Registration)
  • 15 AUC Cross Registration Begins
  • 19 Holiday | Martin Luther King Jr. Day - Campus Closed/No Classes
  • 23 Last Day to Cross Register at Morehouse College or Clark Atlanta University
  • 23 Last Day to ADD/DROP courses (after this date a student who withdraws from a course receives a grade of “W”)
  • 23 Last day to convert audit to credit/credit to audit

February

  • 2 Summer School Applications Available
  • 13 Fall 2015 Schedule revisions due from Department Heads

March

  • 2 Deadline for Spelman College Study Abroad Applications
  • 5-6 Mid-Semester Examinations
  • 9-13 Spring Break – No Spelman Classes
  • 16 Classes resume at 8 a..m.
  • 20 Last Day to make-up incompletes (I) and resolve missing grades for Spring 2014
  • 20 Mid-Term Grades Due
  • 23 Advisement for Fall 2015 begins
  • 27 Last Day to withdraw from a course with a “W” (After this date a student who withdraws will receive a grade of “F”)
  • 27 Deadline for May Graduation Candidates to have Incompletes and other deficiencies corrected
  • 27 Fall 2015 schedule revisions due from Department Heads
  • 31 Graduation Application available for December 2015 and May 2016 graduates

April

  • 3 Holiday | Good Friday – College Closed
  • 6 Registration for Fall 2015 begins
  • 9 Founders Day observed
  • 17 Research Day - No Classes
  • 24 Summer School Application Due
  • 29 Last Day of Classes
  • 30 Reading Period Begins

May

  • 1 Reading Period Ends
  • 4-8 Final Examinations
  • 7 Senior Grades Due by 5 p.m.
  • 8 Semester Ends
  • 12 Final grades due in Registrar’s Office by Noon
  • 16 Baccalaureate Services
  • 17 Commencement Services