Ithaca College

Academic Calendar

Fall 2007

Orientation for
new students

TBD

Semester courses

Begin Wed., August 29, 8:00 a.m.
End Fri., December 14, 4:00 p.m.

Block I

Begins Wed., August 29, 8:00 a.m.
Ends Wed., October 17, 10:00 p.m.

Labor Day

Mon., September 3 -- no classes in session

Rosh Hashanah

Begins Wed., September 12 (sundown)
Ends Fri., September 14

Yom Kippur

Begins Fri., September 21 (sundown)
Ends Sat., September 22

Homecoming

Fri., October 5, to Sat., October 6

Columbus Day

Mon., October 8

Fall break

Begins Wed., October 17, 10:00 p.m.
Ends Sun., October 21

Block II

Begins Mon., October 22, 8:00 a.m.
Ends Fri., December 14, 4:00 p.m.

Family Weekend

Fri., November 2, to Sun., November 4

Veterans Day

Sun., November 11

Thanksgiving break

Begins Fri., November 16, 4:00 p.m.
Ends Sun., November 25

Final examinations

Begin Mon., December 17, 7:30 a.m.
End Fri., December 21, 10:00 p.m.
(No finals during last week of classes)

Deadlines to Note

Add/drop

Wed., September 5 -- semester course
Wed., September 5 -- block I
Fri., October 26 - block II

Request S/D/F option

Wed., September 19 -- semester course
Fri., September 7 -- block I
Wed., October 31 -- block II

Apply for leave of absence

Fri., November 9

Withdraw with W; revoke S/D/F option

Fri., November 9 -- semester course
Wed., October 10 -- block I
Fri., November 30 -- block II

Register for following semester

Mon.-Fri., November 5-16

Senior credit waiver petition

Mon., December 3 -- study abroad, spring only
Mon., December 10 -- study in U.S.

Apply for graduation

Wed., September 19 -- December graduation
Fri., November 16 -- May graduation

Grades due to registrar

Tues., October 23, 10:00 a.m. -- midterm
Mon., December 24, 2007, 10:00 p.m. -- final

Spring 2008

Orientation for new students

TBD

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Mon., January 21

Semester courses

Begin Tues., January 22, 8:00 a.m.
End Mon., May 5, 10:00 p.m.

Block I

Begins Tues., January 22, 8:00 a.m.
Ends Mon., March 17,10:00 p.m.

Presidents' Day

Mon., February 18

Spring break

Begins Fri., March 7, 4:00 p.m.
Ends Sun., March 16

Block II

Begins Tues., March 18, 8:00 a.m.
Ends Mon., May 5, 10:00 p.m.

Good Friday

Fri., March 21

Easter Sunday

Sun., March 23

Passover

Begins Sat., April 19
Ends Sun., April 27

Final examinations

Begin Tues., May 6, 7:30 a.m.
End Mon., May 12, 10:00 p.m.
(No finals during last week of classes)

Commencement

Sun., May 18

Deadlines to Note

Add/drop

Mon., January 28 -- semester course
Mon., January 28 -- block I
Mon., March 24 -- block II

Request S/D/F option

Mon., February 11 -- semester course
Thur., January 31 -- block I
Thur., March 27 -- block II

File for financial aid

Sat., March 1 -- FAFSA due at federal processor and CSAA due in financial aid office for the following academic year

Grades due to registrar

Tues., March 18, 10:00 a.m. -- midterm
Wed., May 14, 10:00 a.m. -- final senior
Mon., May 19, 10:00 a.m. -- final

Register for following semester

TBA

Apply for graduation

Tues., April 1 -- September graduation

Apply for leave of absence

Fri., March 28

Withdraw with W; revoke
S/D/F option

Mon., March 31 -- semester course
Mon., February 25 -- block I
Mon., April 14 -- block II

Seniors' incomplete grades

Fri., April 18 -- last day for completion

Senior credit waiver petition

Fri., April 25 -- for summer only
Mon., June 9 -- for fall study

Residence Hall Openings and Closings

All residence halls open and close at noon on the day indicated. The dates are subject to change.

Fall 2007

Sunday, August 26

Open for all new students and apartment residents

Monday, August 27

Open for all other students

Saturday, November 17

Close for all students

Sunday, November 25

Reopen for all students

Saturday, December 22

Close for all students

Spring 2008

Friday, January 18

Open for all new students

Saturday, January 19

Open for all returning students

Saturday, March 8

Close for all students

Sunday, March 16

Reopen for all students

Saturday, May 10

Close for all underclass students who do not have final exams on Monday, May 12

Tuesday, May 13 Close for all underclass students with final exams on Monday, May 12

Monday, May 19

Close for all remaining students

Winter Session 2008

Registration

Begins TBA
Ends Wed., December 19, 2007

Online courses

Begin Wed., January 2, 2008
End Fri., January 18, 2008

Classroom courses

Begin Mon., January 7, 2008
End Fri., January 18, 2008

Final examinations

Fri., January 18, 2008

Summer Sessions 2008

May Session 2008

Registration

Begins TBA
Ends Thurs., May 9

Classes

Begin Tues., May 13
End Fri., May 23

Final examinations

Fri., May 23

Session I, May 27-June 27

Registration

Begins TBA
Ends Thurs., May 22

Classes

Begin Tues., May 27
End Fri., June 27

Memorial Day

Mon., May 26 -- no classes; College offices closed

Final examinations

Fri., June 27

Deadlines to Note

Apply for tuition remission

Fri., May 16

Add/drop

Wed., May 28

Request S/D/F option

Mon., June 2

Register for summer internship

Fri., June 12

Withdraw with W

Fri., June 20

Register for independent study

Mon., June 30

Session II, June 30-August 1

Registration

Begins TBA
Ends Thurs., June 26

Classes

Begin Mon., June 30
End Fri., Aug. 1

Independence Day observed

Fri., July 4 -- no classes; College offices closed

Final examinations

Fri., Aug. 1

Deadlines to Note

Apply for tuition remission

Fri., June 20

Register for independent study

Mon., June 30

Add/drop

Tues., July 1

Request S/D/F option

Mon., July 7

Withdraw with W

Fri., July 25