Albion College Academic Calendar

Spring Semester 2017

January 15

Residences open at noon for all students - no contract meals

January 16

Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday - No classes
Orientation for entering first-year and new transfer students
First contract meal - DINNER

January 17

First day of classes

January 24

Last day to Drop and/or Add a course

January 27

Last day to remove an Incomplete ("I") grade from first semester 2016-17

January 28

Chinese New Year

January 31

Last day to register for CR/NC option

February 1

Recommended FAFSA filing deadline for entering students

February 15

Parinirvana - Buddhist

March 1

Ash Wednesday - Christian

March 3

Last day to change academic advisor prior to academic advising
Mid-term grades due, Mid-semester
Spring Break begins at 5 p.m.; last contract meal - DINNER
Residences close at 7 p.m.

March 12

Residence halls open at 10 a.m.; first contract meal - DINNER

March 13

Classes resume at 8 a.m.,  Holi - Hindu.

Mar. 20 - 28

Class Schedule Advising and Pre-Registration for Fall Semester 2017

March 21

Naw Ruz - Baha'i

March 27

Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of "W"

April 10

Passover (sunset 4/10-sunset 4/18) - Jewish

April 10 - 20

Registration for Fall Semester 2017

April 14

Classes end at 1 p.m. , Good Friday - Christian, Baisakhi - Sikh.

April 16

Easter - Christian, Orthodox Christian

April 20

Honors Convocation & Elkin Isaac Research Symposium

April 23

Yom HaSho'ah (sunset 4/23-sunset 4/24) - Jewish

April 27

Last day of classes

April 28

Reading Day

April 29 - May 3

Final Exams

May 1

Recommended FAFSA deadline for currently enrolled students

May 3

Residence halls close for all underclass students at 9 p.m.;
last contract meal for underclass students - DINNER

May 4

Final Grades due at noon for graduating seniors

May 6

Commencement; Residence halls close to all students at 8 p.m.

May 10

Final grades due at 5 p.m. for all other students

Summer College, 2017

May 14

Residences open for summer college residents at noon.

May 15

First day of classes - Summer College

May 17

Last day to Drop and/or Add a course

May 23

Last day to register for CR/NC option

June 14

Last day to withdraw from a class with a greade of "W"

June 23

Last day to remove an Incomplete ("I") grade from second semester 2016-17

June 30

Last day of classes - Summer College

August 18

Last day to remove an Incomplete ("I") grade from Summer College 2017

Fall Semester 2017

August 1

Final deadline for registered students to notify college of intention not to return

August 18

Residences open for all first-year and new transfer students at 8 a.m.
First contract meal for new students - LUNCH.

August 18

Last day to remove an Incomplete ("I") grade from Summer College 2017

August 19

Residences open for all upper class students at 8 a.m.
First contract meal - DINNER

August 21

First day of classes.

August 28

Last day to Drop and/or Add a course.

September 1

Degrees Awarded for end of summer graduates (no commencement ceremony)

September 4

Labor Day - no classes.

September 5

Last day to register for CR/NC option.

October 6

Last day to change academic advisor prior to academic advising
Mid-term grades due, Mid-semester

October 9 - 10

Fall Break

October 16 - 27

Class Schedule Advising and Pre-Registration for Spring Semester 2018

October 30

Last day to withdraw from class with a grade of "W"

November 6 - 16

Registration for classes for Spring Semester 2019

November 22

No classes. Residence halls close for Thanksgiving at 10 a.m.
Last contract meal - BREAKFAST

November 26

Residence halls open at noon; first contract meal - DINNER

November 27

Classes resume at 8 a.m.

December 1

Last day of classes
Final deadline for registered students to notify college of intention not to return for the Spring Semester 2018

December 2 - 3

Reading Day

December 4 - 7

Final Exams
December 7

Residence Halls Close - 7 p.m.; last contract meal - DINNER

December 13

Final Grades due at 12 noon.

December 15

Final Grades viewable by students on ACIS at 5 pm.

December 31

Degrees Awarded for December graduates (no commencement ceremony)

Spring Semester 2018

January 14

Residences open at noon for all students - no contract meals

January 15

Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday - No classes
Orientation for entering first-year and new transfer students
First contract meal - DINNER

January 16

First day of classes

January 23

Last day to Drop and/or Add a course

January 26

Last day to remove an Incomplete ("I") grade from first semester 2017-18

January 30

Last day to register for CR/NC option

March 2

Last day to change academic advisor prior to academic advising
Mid-term grades due, Mid-semester
Spring Break begins at 5 p.m.; last contract meal - DINNER
Residences close at 7 p.m.

March 11

Residence halls open at 10 a.m.; first contract meal - DINNER

March 12

Classes resume at 8 a.m.

March 19 - 28

Class Schedule Advising and Pre-Registration for Fall Semester 2018

March 26

Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of "W"

March 30

Classes end at 1 pm

April 9 - 19

Registration for Fall Semester 2018

April 19

Honors Convocation & Elkin Isaac Research Symposium

April 26

Last day of classes

April 27

Reading Day

April 28 - May 2

Final Exams

May 1

Recommended FAFSA deadline for currently enrolled students

May 2

Residence halls close for all underclass students at 9 p.m.;
last contract meal for underclass students - DINNER

May 3

Final Grades due at 12 noon for graduating seniors

May 5

Commencement; Residence halls close to all students at 8 pm

May 9

Final grades due at 5 pm for all other students

May 11

Final grades viewable to students on ACIS at 5 pm.

Summer College, 2018

May 13

Residences open for summer college residents at noon.

May 14

First day of classes for Summer College

May 16

Last day to Drop and/or Add a course

May 22

Last day to register for CR/NC option

June 13

Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of "W"

June 22

Last day to remove an Incomplete ("I") grade from second semester 2017-18

June 29

Last day of classes

July 3

Final grades due at 5 pm

July 6

Final grades viewable by students on ACIS at 5 pm

August 17

Last day to remove an Incomplete ("I") grade from Summer College 2018

Fall Semester 2018

August 1

Final deadline for registered students to notify college of intention not to return

August 17

Last day to remove an Incomplete ("I") grade from Summer College 2018

August 24

Residences open for all first-year and new transfer students at 8 a.m.
First contract meal for new students - LUNCH.

August 25

Residences open for all upper class students at 8 a.m.
First contract meal - DINNER

August 27

First day of classes.

September 1

Degrees Awarded for end of summer graduates (no commencement ceremony)

September 3

Labor Day - no classes.

September 4

Last day to Drop and/or Add a course

September 10

Last day to register for CR/NC option.

October 12

Last day to change academic advisor prior to academic advising
Mid-term grades due, Mid-semester

October 15 -16

Fall Break

October 22 - 31

Class Schedule Advising and Pre-Registration for Spring Semester 2019

November 5

Last day to withdraw from class with a grade of "W"

November 12 - 20

Registration for classes for Spring Semester 2018

November 21

No classes. Residence halls close for Thanksgiving at 10 a.m.
Last contract meal - BREAKFAST

November 25

Residence halls open at noon; first contract meal - DINNER

November 26

Classes resume at 8 a.m.

December 7

Last day of classes
Final deadline for registered students to notify college of intention not to return for the Spring Semester 2018

December 8 - 9

Reading Day

December 10 - 13

Final Exams
December 13

Residence Halls Close - 7 p.m.; last contract meal - DINNER

December 19

Final Grades due at 12 noon.

December 21

Final Grades viewable by students on ACIS at 5 pm.

December 31

Degrees Awarded for December graduates (no commencement ceremony)

Spring Semester 2019

January 13

Residences open at noon for all students - First contract meal Dinner

January 14

First day of classes

January 21

Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday - No classes

January 22

Last day to Drop and/or Add a course

January 29

Last day to register for CR/NC option

February 1

Last day to remove an Incomplete ("I") grade from first semester 2018-19

March 1

Last day to change academic advisor prior to academic advising
Mid-term grades due, Mid-semester
Spring Break begins at 5 p.m.; last contract meal - DINNER
Residences close at 7 p.m.

March 10

Residence halls open at 10 a.m.; first contract meal - DINNER

March 11

Classes resume at 8 a.m.

March 18 - 27

Class Schedule Advising and Pre-Registration for Fall Semester 2019

March 25

Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of "W"

April 1 - 11

Registration for Fall Semester 2019

April 18

Honors Convocation & Elkin Isaac Research Symposium

April 19

Classes End at 1 pm.

April 25

Last day of classes

April 26

Reading Day

April 27 - May 1

Final Exams

May 1

Recommended FAFSA deadline for currently enrolled students

May 1

Residence halls close for all underclass students at 9 p.m.;
last contract meal for underclass students - DINNER

May 2

Final Grades due at 12 noon for graduating seniors

May 4

Commencement; Residence halls close to all students at 8 pm

May 8

Final grades due at 5 pm for all other students

May 10

Final grades viewable to students on ACIS at 5 pm.

Summer College, 2019

May 12

Residences open for summer college residents at noon.

May 13

First day of classes for Summer College

May 15

Last day to Drop and/or Add a course

May 21

Last day to register for CR/NC option

June 12

Last day to withdraw from a class with a grade of "W"

June 21

Last day to remove an Incomplete ("I") grade from second semester 2018-19

June 28

Last day of classes

July 3

Final grades due at 5 pm

July 5

Final grades viewable by students on ACIS at 5 pm

August 16

Last day to remove an Incomplete ("I") grade from Summer College 2019