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Academic Calendar

Fall 2000
Winter Session 2001
Spring 2001
Summer 2001
Notes

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August 14–September 1

Fall 2000*

Registration/Academic Counseling and Advising 
August 30-September 1 New Student Orientation
September 4 Labor Day Holiday (Monday) 
September 6 Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Wednesday) 
September 12 Last Day for New Registrations 
September 19 Final Drop/Add Changes and Registrations with Special Permission 
November 7 Last Day for Student Withdrawal from Classes 
November 13–30  Priority Registration for Spring Semester 2001
November 21 Thanksgiving Recess Begins 11 p.m. (Tuesday) 
November 27 Classes Resume, 8:00 a.m. (Monday) 
December 16 Last Day of Classes, Fall Semester (Saturday) 
December 18-22 Final Examinations (Monday-Friday) 
Grades are due no later than 5:00 p.m. on the third day after the exam is administered. 
December 23 Snow Makeup Day (Saturday) 
December 23 Semester Ends, 11:00 p.m. (Saturday) 
 


Winter Session 2001* 

January 2–23** Classes 
January 15 Martin Luther King, Jr., Day Holiday (Monday) 
January 2–26

Spring 2001* 

Registration/Academic Counseling and Advising 
January 29 Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Monday) 
February 2 Last Day for New Registrations 
February 9 Final Drop/Add Changes and Registrations with Special Permission 
March 19–23 Spring Recess 
March 26 Classes Resume 8:00 a.m. (Monday) 
April 6 Last Day for Student Withdrawal from Classes 
April 9-20 Priority Registration for Fall Semester 2001
May 12 Last Day of Classes (Saturday) 
May 14-18 Final Examinations (Monday–Friday) 
Grades are due no later than 5:00 p.m. on the third day after the exam is administered. 
May 23 University Commencement, 10 a.m., Continental Arena, The Meadowlands
May 24 Original planned date of Teaneck-Hackensack Campus Commencement; see May 23 above. 
May 25 Original planned date of Florham-Madison Campus Commencement; see May 23 above. 

Summer Session 2001 

First Summer Session* 
May 28 Memorial Day Holiday (Monday) 
May 29 Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Tuesday) 
June 1 Memorial Day Holiday Makeup Day (Friday) 
June 29 Independence Day Holiday Makeup Day (Friday)
July 4 Independence Day Holiday (Wednesday) 
July 6 Classes End, 11:00 p.m. (Friday) 
Second Summer Session*
June 11 Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Monday) 
July 4 Independence Day Holiday (Wednesday) 
July 13 Independence Day Holiday Makeup Day (Friday)
July 20 Classes End, 11:00 p.m. (Thursday) 
Third Summer Session* 
July 9 Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Monday) 
August 17 Classes End, 11:00 p.m. (Friday)
* Weekend College and some New College of General and Continuing Studies courses may follow a different schedule. 
** Lengthen two Monday sessions to make up for Martin Luther King, Jr., Day holiday. 

The academic calendar is subject to change with appropriate notice. 

Major Religious Holy Days
The University respects the observance of major religious holy days by members of the campus community. Officers of administration and of instruction responsible for scheduling required academic activities or essential services are expected to avoid conflict with such holy days as much as possible. 

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