ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2012-2013 *

for Metropolitan Campus and College at Florham

Fall 2012 Please note amendments due to Hurricane Sandy

Registration/Academic Counseling and Advising
August 13–24
New Student Orientation (Saturday-Sunday)
August 25-26
Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Monday)
August 27
Labor Day Holiday (Monday)
September 3
Last Day for New Registrations and Final Drop/Add Changes
September 11
Fall Recess (Monday/Tuesday)
October 15-16
All Classes Cancelled Due to Storm and Ensuing Power Outages
October 29-November 5 (Metro)
October 29-November 6 (Florham)
Last Day for Student Withdrawal from Classes
Was November 1 now November 9
Priority Registration for Spring Semester 2013
Was November 5-20 now November 12-30
Storm Make-up Day for October 31
November 21
Thanksgiving Recess, Begins 11 p.m.
Was November 20 now November 21
Classes Resume, 8:00 a.m. (Monday)
November 26
Last Day to File for May 2013 Graduation
Was November 1 now December 10
Last Day of Classes, Fall Semester (Monday)
December 10
Reading/Snow Make-up day (Tuesday and Wednesday)
Was December 11-12 now used for storm make-up; see below
Storm Make-up Day for October 30 (Tuesday)
December 11 (Tuesday)
Storm Make-up Day for October 29
December 12 (Wednesday). Note classes follow Monday schedule.
Storm Make-up Day for November 1 (Thursday)
December 13 (Thursday)
Storm Make-up Day for November 2 (Friday)
December 14 (Friday)
Storm Make-up Day for November 3 (Saturday)
December 15 (Saturday)
Final Examinations
Was December 13-19 now December 17-22
Grades are due no later than 5:00 p.m. on the third day after the exam is administered.
Semester Ends, 11:00 p.m. (Thursday)
December 20

Winter Session 2013

Classes (Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays)
January 2-23
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday (Monday)
January 21
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday Makeup Day (Wednesday)
January 23

Spring 2013 

Registration/Academic Counseling and Advising
January 2-25
Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Monday)
January 28
Last Day for New Registrations and Final Drop/Add Changes
February 8
Spring Recess
March 11-16
Classes Resume, 8:00 a.m. (Monday)
March 18
Last Day for Student Withdrawal from Classes
April 8
Priority Registration for Fall Semester 2013
April 15-26
Last Day of Classes (Saturday)
May 11
Final Examinations (Monday–Saturday)
May 13-18
Grades are due no later than 5:00 p.m. on the third day after the exam is administered.
University Commencement (Tuesday)
May 21

Summer Sessions 2013

Summer Session I 2013

Memorial Day Holiday (Monday)
May 27
Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Tuesday)
May 28
Memorial Day Holiday Makeup Day (Friday)
May 31
Independence Day Holiday (Thursday)
July 4
Independence Day Holiday Makeup (Friday)
July 5
Classes End, 11:00 p.m. (Saturday)
July 6

Summer Session II 2013

Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Monday)
June 17
Independence Day Holiday (Thursday)
July 4
Independence Day Holiday Makeup Day (Friday)
July 5
Classes End, 11:00 p.m. (Saturday)
July 27

Summer Session III 2013

Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Monday)
July 8
Classes End, 11:00 p.m. (Saturday)
August 17

Special Academic Calendars

Please see Special Academic Calendars page for schedules for certain off-campus and other programs including Master of Administrative Science, Master of Science in Homeland Security, Master of Sports Administration, BAIS Off-Campus, Puerta al Futuro, Korean and MPA Off-Campus Programs, and Master of Science in Accounting -- Lakewood and Montvale Off-Campus Program.


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.


The academic calendar is subject to change with appropriate notice.


* Weekend, off-campus and some Petrocelli College of Continuing Studies courses may follow a different schedule. Graduate courses in the MAS, MSA, and MSHS courses follow SAS course schedules. BAIS courses follow those schedules as well if they are administered by the School of Administrative Science. Otherwise BAIS courses follow Online Programs schedules.

 
 
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