2015-16 Academic calendar

*Adult and Graduate Studies programs each have their own schedules.  Consult the AGS office for details.
Dates below are for the traditional undergraduate program.

 August            
28-30   Orientation
31   Fall semester classes begin
September     
4   Deadline for adding courses
7   Labor Day (classes are in session)
14   Deadline for dropping courses
October     
5-6   Fall break
10   Homecoming (Rose-Hulman)
19   Deadline for non-emergency withdrawals
November     
16   Registration begins for spring semester
25-27   Thanksgiving break
December     
 11   Last day of fall semester classes 
 14-18   Final examinations 
 18   Fall semester ends 
January      
 11   Spring semester classes begin 
 15   Deadline for adding courses 
 18   M.L. King Day (observed), No classes 
 25   Deadline for dropping courses 
February      
 29   Deadline for nonemergency withdrawals 
 March     
 7-11   Spring break 
 25   Good Friday holiday (Easter Sunday-3/27) 
 28   Easter Monday holiday; classes resume at 6 p.m. 
 29   Registration begins for fall semester  
April      
 6   Civic Engagement Day 
 29   Last day of spring classes 
May      
 2-5   Final Exams 
5   Spring semester ends at 5 p.m.
8   Commencement
11-June 1   May term classes