Academic Administrative Calendar

2014-2015 Academic Administrative Calendar

July 2014

August 2014

1st  New Faculty Orientation Activities (9:00-4:30) - 
        Student Union Meeting Room 1 A&B

2nd  Official Graduation Date for Summer

5th  New Faculty Orientation Activities (9:00-12:15 & 1:45-4:00) -
         Odum Library 3270

6th  New Faculty Orientation Activities (8:45-11:00 & 1:15-3:15) -
         Odum Library 3270
       New Faculty Opportunities Fair and Reception/Professional Photos -
         University Center North

7th  New Faculty Orientation Activities (8:30-4:00) - University Center
       New Faculy Social (5:30 - 8:00) - IDEA Center

11th  Opening Convocation (10:00-11:00) -  Whitehead Auditorium
         Faculty & Staff Luncheon (11:00-2:00) - Palms Dining Center
         Deans, Directors, and Department Heads Meeting (3:00-5:00) -
           Psychology Building

12th  First Year Move-In Day
        College Meetings - All Day
        Core Curriculum Meeting (1:30-3:00) - University Center

13th  Departmental Meetings - All Day
        VSU International Student Orientation (9:00-noon)

13th-22nd  Fall Registration

13th-22nd  TAP Registration 

14th  First Year Student Convocation (9:00-10:30) - PE Complex
        V-18 Picture (10:30-11:30) - Reames Field
        Check-In for Final Orientation - (12:00) - PE Complex
        Final Orientation (1:00-4:00)
        Registration (5:00) - August 22nd (1:30 p.m.)

15th  College Orientations for First Year Students (9:00-11:00) -
           Various Locations

18th  Classes Begin

21st  Graduate Executive Committee Meeting

22nd  Drop-Add ends at 1:30 p.m.

25th-29th Proof Rolls

26th  Council of Department Heads Meeting 

27th  Faculty Scholarship & Research Committee 

28th  Faculty Senate Meeting


September 2014

1st  Labor Day Holiday (no classes; University closed)

8th  Academic Committee Meeting 

12th  Planning & Budget Council

17th-Oct. 1st   In-Progress Grade Entry - Banner opens at 8:00 a.m.

18th  Faculty Senate Meeting 

24th  Faculty Scholarship & Research Committee

25th  Graduate Executive Committee Meeting 

October 2014

1st  In-Progress Grades must submit by 9:00 a.m.

2nd  Midterm

2nd-9th  Students may view In-Progess Grades

9th Withdrawal Deadline

16th  Faculty Senate Meeting 

20th  Academic Committee Meeting 

23rd  Graduate Executive Committee Meeting 

29th  Faculty Scholarship & Research Committee 

November 2014

3rd-20th  Spring, 2015 Early Registration

7th  Early Registration for Spring 2015 continues until midnight on November 21st

10th  Academic Committee Meeting 

19th Faculty Scholarship & Research Committee 

20th  Graduate Executive Committee Meeting 

20th  Faculty Senate Meeting

21st  Spring, 2015 Early Registration ends

24th-28th  Thanksgiving Holidays (no classes)

26th-28th Thanksgiving Holidays (Campus closed)

December 2014

8th  Last Class Day

8th  Academic Committee Meeting

8th  Final Grades - Banner Opens at 8:00 a.m. 

9th  Exam Preparation Day

10-12th  FINALS

13th  Undergraduate Commencement

15th  Grades Post for Fall

January 2015

1-2nd  Holiday

12th  First Day of Class, Spring 2015

12th  Academic Committee Meeting 

15th  Faculty Senate Meeting 

19th  Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday (university closed)

February 2015

9th  Academic Committee Meeting 

19th  Faculty Senate Meeting 

March 2015

5th  Midterm

9th  Academic Committee Meeting 

19th  Faculty Senate Meeting 

23-27th  Spring Break

April 2015

13th Academic Committee Meeting

16th  Faculty Senate Meeting 

May 2015

4th  Last day of class

5th  Exam Preparation Day

6-8th  FINALS

9th  Spring 2015 Commencement

21st  Faculty Senate Meeting 

25th  Memorial Day Holiday

June 2015