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Undergraduate Catalog 2015-2016 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2015-2016 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar


2015-16 School Year

The Southern Adventist University summer term consists of three sessions and a semester. Students in attendance during the 2015-16 school year may register online on April 13 until the session begins.

1st Summer Session, 2015

Apr 13-May 11   Registration
May 11 Classes Begin
May 13 Last Day to Add a Course/Fee for Class Change
May 22 Last Day to Drop
May 29 Classes End
June 2 Summer Session 1 Grades due 5:00 p.m.

2nd Summer Session, 2015

Apr 13 - May 30 Registration for Summer Session 2
Jun 1 Classes Begin
Jun 3 Last Day to Add a Course/Fee for Class Change
Jun 19 Last Day to Drop
Apr 13 - Jun 3 Registration for Summer Session 2
Jul 16 ACT Examination 1:00 Lynn Wood Hall
Jul 24 Classes End
July 28 Summer Session 2 Grades Due 5:00 p.m.

3rd Summer Session (SmartStart), 2015

July 19                 JumpStart Enrollment Services, 11:00 -12:00 p.m.
July 19 Registration for BIOL 101 ; CHEM 120  
July 20 Classes Begin in BIOL 101 ; CHEM 120  
July 23 ACT Examination 1:00 Lynn Wood Hall
July 26 SmartStart Enrollment Services, 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
July 27 Classes Begin
July 29 Last Day to Add a Course/Fee for Class Change
Aug 6 ACT Examination 1:00 Lynn Wood Hall
Aug 7 Last Day to Drop
Aug 19 No Classes-See Orientation Schedule
Aug 20 Classes End
Aug 25         All Summer Session Grades Due 5:00 p.m.

Summer Semester, 2015

May 11            Summer Semester Begins
May 18 Classes Begin
May 26 Last Day to Add a Course
May 27 Fee for Class Change
Jun 27-Jul 5 Nursing Cohort Break
July 16 Last Day to Drop
Aug 14 Nursing Cohorts Ends
Aug 20 Summer Semester Ends
Aug 25 All Summer Semester Grades due 5:00 p.m.

1st Semester

Aug 6         ACT Examination, 1:00 p.m. Lynn Wood Hall
Aug 9-15              University Colloquium
Aug 19-23 Freshman/Transfer Orientation
Aug 20-23 Online Registration for Non-registered Students 
Aug 24 Classes Begin
Aug 27 ACT Examination, 1:00 p.m. Lynn Wood Hall
Sep 1 Fee for Class Change and “W” Show on Transcript
Sep 7 Last Day to Add a Class/Census date
Sep 21-22 View Southern 
Oct 13 Senior Class Organization 11:00 a.m. Lynn Wood Hall
Oct 15 Mid-term Ends
Oct 16-18 Mid-semester Break
Oct 23 Deadline to request Dec/May Graduation at Records Office
Oct 29 Last Day to Drop a Class
Oct 29-31 Alumni Homecoming
Nov 2 Southern Scholars Pre-Registration
Nov 3-4 Seniors Pre-Registration>93 hours
Nov 5-6 Juniors Pre-Registration>54 hours
Nov 9-10 Sophomores Pre-Registration>23 hours
Nov 11-13 Freshmen Pre-Registration<24 hours
Nov 16 Online Registration for W16 opens for New/Transfer Students
Nov 16 Progress Grades due for Dec Graduates
Nov 16 May Senior Deadline for Correspondence/Incompletes/Home Study
Nov 23-29 Thanksgiving Vacation
Dec 14-17 Semester Exams
Dec 15 All Incomplete Grades for W15/S15 Due
Dec 17 Commencement, 7:00 p.m. 
Dec 18-Jan 10 Christmas Vacation
Dec 21 Fall Semester Grades due by 5:00 p.m.
Dec 23-Jan 3 Wright Hall Closed

2nd Semester

Jan 10                         Enrollment Activities for New Students, 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Wright Hall
Jan 11 Classes Begin
Jan 18 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day/No Class/Community Service Day
Jan 20 Fee for Class Change and “W” Show on Transcript
Jan 25 Last Day to Add A Class/Census Date
Mar 3 Mid-term Ends
Mar 4 - 13 Spring Break
Mar 24 Last Day to Drop
Mar 28 Southern Scholar Pre-Registration
Mar 29 - 30 Senior Pre-Registration>93 hours
Mar 31 - Apr 1 Junior Pre-Registration>54 hours
Apr 4 - 5 Sophomores Pre-Registration>23 hours
Apr 6 - 8 Freshmen Pre-Registration<24 hours
Apr 4 May Senior Deadline for Correspondence/Incompletes/Home Study
Apr 4 May Graduates Progress Grades Due
May 2 - 5 Semester Exams
May 8 Commencement/Semester Ends
May 10 Winter Semester Grades Due by 5 p.m.

May 9-Aug 17 Summer Sessions 2016