Livingstone College

Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar 2015 – 2016

Event Date
Independence Day Observance Friday, July 3, 2015
Admitted/Accepted Students’ Weekend Thursday, July 16 – Friday, July 17, 2015
Summer Upward Bound Program Ends Friday, July 31, 2015
Bridge Closing Ceremonies Friday, July 31, 2015
New & Readmitted Students Orientation Monday, August 10, 2015
Residence Halls Check-in Monday, August 10, 2015
New & Readmitted Students Advisement and Registration Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Faculty and Staff Conferences/Workshops Wednesday, August 12 – Friday, August 14, 2015
New Students Mandatory Freshman Holistic College Week* Tuesday, August 11 – Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Validation and Enrollment (Registered Students ONLY) Monday, August 17, 2015
Registration, Validation, and Enrollment (Non-Registered Students) Tuesday, August 18, 2015
First Day of Classes/Drop/Add Begins Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Evening and Weekend College Classes Begin (Block 1) Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Late Registration (fee assessed) Wednesday, August 19, 2015
File Application for Graduation Period ($25 late fee assessed) Monday, August 24 – Friday, August 28, 2015
Late Registration and Drop/Add Ends Friday, August 28, 2015
Labor Day Holiday Observance (College Closed) Monday, September 7, 2015
Holistic Mini College (The African American Experience) Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Senior Exit Interviews Tuesday, September 8 – Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Last Day to Submit Health and Immunization Records Friday, September 11, 2015
Constitution/Citizenship Day Thursday, September 17, 2015
Fall Convocation 10:00 a.m. Varick Auditorium Friday, September 18, 2015
Week of Prayer Monday, September 21 – Friday, September 25, 2015
Midterm Examinations Monday, October 12 – Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Evening and Weekend College Block 1 Ends Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Evening and Weekend College Classes Begin (Block 2) Thursday, October 15, 2015
Fall Break Thursday, October 15 – Friday, October 16, 2015
Midterm Grades Due by 5:00 p.m. Friday, October 16, 2015
Classes Resume Monday, October 19, 2015
Last Day to Remove “I” Grade from Spring 2014-2015 Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Last Day to Withdraw from Class and College w/o penalty “W” Thursday, October 22, 2015
Homecoming Saturday, October 31, 2015
Student Evaluation of Faculty Monday, November 9 – Friday, November 13
Advisement and Registration for Spring 2016 Monday, November 9 – Friday, December 4
Thanksgiving Holiday (College Closed) Wednesday, November 25 – Friday, November 27
Classes Resume and Offices Open Monday, November 30
Last Day to Withdraw from Class and College w/penalty “WP” or “WF” Monday, November 30
Last Day of Classes Thursday, December 3, 2015
Reading Day Friday, December 4, 2015
Final Examinations Monday, December 7 – Saturday December 12
Fall Conferral of Degrees – 10am Friday, December 11, 2015
Residence Halls Close 12:00 p.m. Saturday, December 12, 2015
Evening and Weekend College Block 2 Ends Saturday, December 12, 2015
Final Grades Due by 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 15, 2015
Christmas Break (College Closed) Thursday, December 17, 2015 – Friday, January 1, 2016
College Resumes Operation Monday, January 4, 2016
Faculty and Staff Conferences/Workshops Monday, January 4, 2016
New & Readmitted Students Orientation, Advisement and Registration Wednesday, January 6, 2016
New Students Mandatory Holistic College Thursday, January 7 – Friday, January 8, 2016
Validation and Enrollment – Registered Students ONL Y Thursday, January 7, 2016
Validation and Late Registration – Non Registered Students Friday, January 8, 2016
First Day of Classes and Drop/Add Begins Monday, January 11, 2016
Evening and Weekend College Classes Begin (Block 1) Monday, January 11, 2016
Late Registration and Drop/Add Ends Friday, January 15, 2016
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday Holiday Observance Monday, January 18, 2016
Holistic College Day (The African American Experience) Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Week of Prayer Monday, January 25 – Friday, January 29, 2016
Last Day to Submit Health and Immunization Records Friday, February 5, 2016
Founder’s Day Convocation Thursday, February 11, 2016
Midterm Examinations Wednesday, March 16 – Friday, March 18, 2016
Evening and Weekend College Block 1 Ends Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Evening and Weekend College Classes Begin (Block 2) Thursday, March 10, 2016
Midterm Grades Due by 5:00pm Monday, March 21, 2016
Spring Break (not observed by EWC) Saturday, March 19 – Sunday, March 28, 2016
Last Day to Remove “I” Grade from Fall 2015 Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Last Day to Withdraw from Class and College w/o penalty “W” Thursday, March 24, 2016
Assessment Tests Day (CAAP, NSSE, Major Field Tests) Monday, March 29, 2016
Easter Holiday & Good Friday Observance (College Closed) Friday, March 25 – Monday, March 28, 2016
Classes Resume and Offices Open Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Financial Aid Priority Filing Deadline Friday, April 1, 2016
Blue Bear Buddy Recruitment Drive Friday, April 1 – Friday, April 8, 2016
Housing Sign-up & Housing Deposits Due for Continuing Students Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Advisement and Registration for Fall 2017 and Summer 2015 – 2016 Monday, April 4 – Friday, April 29, 2016
Exit Clearance for Graduating Seniors Monday, April 4 – Friday, April 15, 2016
Student Evaluation of Faculty Monday, April 11 – Friday, April 15, 2016
S. E. Duncan Honors Convocation – 10:00 a.m. Varick Auditorium Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Final Examinations for Graduating Seniors Tuesday, April 26 – Thursday, April 28, 2016
Last Day to Withdraw from Class and College with penalty “WP” or “WF” Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Last Day of Classes Friday, April 29, 2016
Grades for Graduating Seniors – due @ 12pm Monday, May 2, 2016
Reading Day Monday, May 2, 2016
Final Examinations Tuesday, May 3 – Friday, May 6, 2016
Evening and Weekend College Block 2 Ends Thursday, May 5, 2016
Baccalaureate – 7:00pm Varick Auditorium Friday, May 6, 2016
Residence Halls Close – 4:00pm Saturday, May 7, 2016
Commencement – 9:00am Saturday, May 7, 2016
Final Grades – due by 5:00pm Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Faculty and Staff Appreciation Day Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Faculty Development Workshop Thursday, May 12, 2016
Last Day for Faculty Friday, May 13, 2016
2016 Summer Session Validation, Late Registration (fee assessed) Monday, May 23, 2016
2016 Summer Session Residence Hall Check In Monday, May 23, 2016
First Day of Classes for 2015-2016 Summer Session Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Late Registration Ends for Summer Session Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Last Day to Drop Classes for Summer Session Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Last Day to Withdraw from Summer Session Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Admitted/Accepted Students Weekend Thursday, June 16 – Friday, June 17, 2016
Bridge Program Begins Saturday, June 20, 2016
2016 Summer Session Last Day of Classes Thursday, June 30, 2016
2016 Summer Session Final Examinations Thursday, June 30, 2016
2016 Summer Session Final Grades Due Friday, July 1, 2016