Fall 2024 - Spring 2025

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Fall 2024

August

14-18     New Student Orientation
20          Registration Ends
21           First Day of Classes
22          Late Registration Begins
30          Late Registration Ends

September

02          Holiday | Labor Day – CAMPUS CLOSED (No Classes)
09          Spring 2025 Schedule revisions (1st Draft) due from Department Heads
20          Summer School Transcripts Due
26 -27    Mid‐semester Examinations

October

07-08   Fall Break – No Spelman Classes
11           Last day to make‐up incompletes (I) for Spring 2024 and Missing Grades
11           Mid‐Semester Grades Due
14          Major/Minor verification forms due from Department Heads for December 2024 degree candidates
14          Advisement for Spring 2025 begins
14          Last Day to withdraw from a course
18          Graduation Application Deadline December 2024

November

04          Registration for Spring 2025 begins
04          Fall 2024 schedule (1st Draft) projections due from Department Heads
27          No Classes
28-29    Holiday | Thanksgiving – COLLEGE CLOSED/No Classes

December

02          Graduation Application Deadline for May 2026 Candidates
04          Last day of classes
05-06   Reading Period
06          Major/Minor Verification forms due from Department Heads for May 2025 degree candidates
09-13    Final examinations
13           Semester ends
17           All grades are due in the Registrar’s Office by 10 a.m.

(TBA) COLLEGE CLOSED

Spring 2025

January
( TBA ) COLLEGE RE-OPENS
14          Registration Ends
15          Classes Begin
16          Late Registration Begins
20         Holiday | Martin Luther King Jr. Day CAMPUS CLOSED/No Classes
24         Late Registration Ends
31          Summer School Applications Available

February
14          Fall 2025 Schedule revisions (1st Draft) due from Department Heads

March
06-07  Mid‐Semester Examinations
10-14    Spring Break: College Open – No Classes
21          Last Day to make up incompletes I and Missing Grades for Fall 2024
21          Mid‐Semester Grades due
24         Last Day to Withdraw from a course
24         Advisement for Fall 2025 begins
28         Deadline for May Degree Candidates to have Incompletes and other deficiencies corrected
28          Fall 2025 schedule revisions (2nd Draft) due from Department Heads

April
7           Registration for Fall 2025 begins
10         Founders Day Convocation
11          Founders Day
18          Holiday | Good Friday –  COLLEGE CLOSED
25         Research Day – No Classes
25         Summer School Applications Due
30         Last day of classes

May
01-02   Reading Period
05-09  Final Examinations
09         Semester Ends
13          Final Grades due 10 a.m.
17          Baccalaureate Services
18          Commencement Services
19          Graduation Application available for December 2025 and May 2026 Degree Candidates