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Academic Calendar

pointer to information on this page  Fall 1998 
  Winter Session 1999 
  Spring 1999 
  Summer 1999 
  Notes 
  1997-98 academic calendar (through Summer 98) 
 
August 24–September 14

Fall 1998*

Registration/Academic Counseling and Advising 
September 7 Labor Day Holiday (Monday) 
September 8 Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Tuesday) 
September 14 Last Day for New Registrations 
September 21 Final Drop/Add Changes and Registrations with Special Permission 
November 9 Last Day for Student Withdrawal from Classes 
November 16–25; November 30– December 2 Priority Registration for Spring Semester 1999 
November 25 Thanksgiving Recess Begins 11 p.m. (Wednesday) 
November 30 Classes Resume, 8:00 a.m. (Monday) 
December 15 Regular Thursday Class Schedule (Tuesday) 
December 16 Regular Friday Class Schedule (Wednesday) 
December 16 Last Day of Classes, Fall Semester (Wednesday) 
December 17 Reading and Study Day (Thursday) 
December 17 Final Examinations Begin, 5:00 p.m. 
December 18, 19, 21, 22 Final Examinations (Friday, Saturday, Monday, Tuesday) 
Grades are due no later than 5:00 p.m. on the third day after the exam is administered. 
December 23 Snow Makeup Day (Wednesday) 
December 23 Semester Ends, 11:00 p.m. (Wednesday) 
January 4–22 
 


Winter Session 1999* 

January 18 Martin Luther King, Jr., Day Holiday (Monday) 
January 4–22

Spring 1999* 

Registration/Academic Counseling and Advising 
January 25 Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Monday) 
January 29 Last Day for New Registrations 
February 5 Final Drop/Add Changes and Registrations with Special Permission 
March 15–21 Spring Recess 
March 22 Classes Resume 8:00 a.m. (Monday) 
April 2 Last Day for Student Withdrawal from Classes 
April 5–16 Priority Registration for Fall Semester 1999 
May 8 Last Day of Classes (Saturday) 
May 10–15 Final Examinations (Monday–Saturday) 
Grades are due no later than 5:00 p.m. on the third day after the exam is administered. 
May 20  Teaneck-Hackensack Campus Commencement (Thursday) 
May 21  Florham-Madison Campus Commencement (Friday) 

Summer Session 1999 

First Summer Session* 
May 24 Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Monday) 
May 31 Memorial Day Holiday (Monday) 
June 4 Memorial Day Holiday Makeup Day (Friday) 
July 1 Classes End, 11:00 p.m. (Thursday) 
Second Summer Session*
June 14 Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Monday) 
July 5 Independence Day Holiday (Monday) 
July 9 Independence Day Holiday Makeup (Friday) 
July 15  Classes End, 11:00 p.m. (Thursday) 
Third Summer Session* 
July 5 Independence Day Holiday (Monday) 
July 6 Classes Begin, 8:00 a.m. (Tuesday) 
July 9 Independence Day Holiday Makeup (Friday)
August 12 Classes End, 11:00 p.m. (Thursday) 
* Weekend Study courses may follow a different schedule. 

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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