Academic Calendar 2013-2014 *

for Metropolitan Campus and Florham Campus

Fall 2013

Registration/Academic Counseling and Advising
August 12-23
New Student Orientation (Saturday-Sunday)
August 24-25
Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Monday)
August 26
Labor Day Holiday (Monday)
September 2
Last Day for New Registrations and Final Drop/Add Changes
September 9
Midterm Progress Reporting Opens
September 30
Fall Recess (Monday/Tuesday)
October 14-15
Midterm Progress Reporting Closes
October 22
Last Day for Student Withdrawal from Classes (Friday)
November 1
Priority Registration for Spring Semester 2014
November 4-19
Thanksgiving Recess, Begins 11 p.m. (Tuesday)
November 26
Classes Resume, 8:00 a.m. (Monday)
December 2
Last Day of Classes, Fall Semester (Monday)
December 9
Reading/Snow Make-up days (Tuesday and Wednesday)
December 10-11
Final Examinations (Thursday-Wednesday)
December 12-18
Grades due no later than 5:00 p.m. on the 3rd day after exam is administered.
Semester Ends, 11:00 p.m. (Thursday)
December 19

Winter Session 2014

Classes (Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays)
January 2-23
Makeup Day for Jan. 2 Snow Closing (Friday)
January 10
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday (Monday)
January 20
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday Makeup Day (Thursday)
January 23
Makeup Day for Jan. 21, 22 Snow Closing (Friday)
January 24

Spring 2014

Registration/Academic Counseling and Advising
January 2-24
Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Monday)
January 27
Last Day for New Registrations and Final Drop/Add Changes
February 11 (originally February 7)
Midterm Progress Reporting Opens
March 3
Online Registration for Summer 2014 Sessions Opens (Saturday)
March 15
Spring Recess
March 17-22
Classes Resume, 8:00 a.m. (Monday)
March 24
Midterm Progress Reporting Closes (Saturday)
March 29
Last Day for Student Withdrawal from Classes
April 7
Priority Registration for Fall Semester 2014
April 14-25
Last Day of Classes, Spring Semester (Saturday)
May 10
Final Examinations (Monday-Saturday)
May 12-17
Grades due no later than 5:00 p.m. on the 3rd day after exam is administered.
Semester Ends, 11:00 PM (Saturday)
May 17
University Commencement (Tuesday)
May 20

Summer Sessions 2014 *

Summer Session I 2014

Memorial Day Holiday (Monday)
May 26
Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Tuesday)
May 27
Memorial Day Holiday Makeup Day (Friday)
May 30
Independence Day Holiday (Friday)
July 4
Independence Day Holiday Makeup Day and Classes End, 11:00 p.m. (Saturday)
July 5

Summer Session II 2014 *

Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Monday)
June 16
Independence Day Holiday (Friday)
July 4
Independence Day Holiday Makeup Day (Saturday)
July 5
Classes End, 11:00 p.m. (Saturday)
July 26

Summer Session III 2014 *

Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Monday)
July 7
Classes End, 11:00 p.m. (Saturday)
August 16

Special Academic Calendars

* Weekend, off-campus and some Petrocelli College of Continuing Studies courses may follow a different schedule. Please see Special Academic Calendars page for schedules for certain off-campus and other programs including Master of Administrative Science, MS in Homeland Security, MA in Student Services Administration, MS in Service Innovation and Leadership, 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.

Graduate courses in the MAS, MSA, and MSHS programs 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.


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.