Academic Calendar

 

Academic Year 2016-2017

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*For deadlines for Financial Aid applications please refer to the Loan Application Submission Deadlines or the Scholarship Application Submissions Deadlines sections.

Summer Term (2016) Begins May 30
                                  Ends August 24

OT 013 Hebrew 3


June 1-June 23

OT 011 Hebrew 1


June 27-July 21

New Student Orientation Part I - Open Online for Summer/Fall


June 20-August 22

English Bible Assessment (new students)


June  20-September 6

NT 011a Greek 1


July 25-August 24

Independence Day Holiday


July 4

Registration Deadline for D.Min. Modules


July 11

OT 012 Hebrew 2


August 1-23

D.Min. Orientation Module


August 1-5

Class Days for D.Min. Core Modules


August 8-12

Class Days for D.Min. Concentration Modules


August 15-19

 

 

 

Fall Semester (2016)  M-12, T-12, W-11, Th-12, F-12

Placement & Competency Exams: Greek and Hebrew


September 2

English Bible Exam


September 2

Labor Day Holiday


September 5

New Student Orientation Part II - On Campus


September 6

Registration, Research & Writing Orientation for new and reinstating students


September 7

First day of classes

8:30am

September 8

Convocation

10:30am

September 14

Add/Drop Period (to add/drop a Fall Semester course)


September 8-19

Faith in the Public Square Conference
Classes canceled 
  October 7

M.A.R. Summative Evaluation


October 13-14

Preaching Conference

Classes canceled Wed. October 26


October 25-26


Registration for Winter Term and Spring Semester, returning students (Late Registration begins Nov 19)


November 7-18

Completed D.Min. projects to the Academic Affairs Office for current year graduation


November 15*

Final date to withdraw from a Fall Semester course


November 16

English Bible Exam


November 18

Thanksgiving Holiday


November 24-25

Last day of classes.

Papers in M.A.C., M.A.R. and M.Div. courses due

10:00am

December 2

Reading period


December 5-7

Fall Semester exams


December 8-16

Papers in Th.M. and Ph.D. courses due

10:00am

December 12

Completed Ph.D. dissertations due to advisor for pre-approval for current year graduation


December 15*

Placement & Competency Exams: Greek and Hebrew


December 16

Winter vacation begins


December 17


Winter Term (2017)

New Student Orientation Part I - Open Online for Winter/Spring


December 15

English Bible Assessment (new students)


December 15 - February 2

First day of classes

8:30am

January 2

Registration for Winter Term,

new and reinstating students


January 2

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday


January 16

Final date to withdraw from month-long winter term courses (for other dates see course schedule)


January 25

Last day of classes, month long courses only


January 27

Reading Period


January 30

English Bible Exam


January 30

Placement & Competency Exams: Greek and Hebrew


January 30

Completed Ph.D. dissertations due to the Academic Affairs Office


January 30*

Winter Term exams


January 31

 

 

Spring Semester (2017)  M-12, T-12, W-12, Th-12, F-12

New Student Orientation Part II - On Campus


February 2

Registration for Spring Semester for new and reinstating students


February 2-3

Research & Writing Orientation for new and reinstating students


February 3

First day of classes

8:30am

February 6

Add/Drop Period (to add/drop a Spring Semester course)


February 6-15

Convocation


February 8

Completed Th.M. theses due to the Academic Affairs Office


March 1*

Gaffin Lecture

10:30am

March 15

M.A.R. Summative Evaluation


March 16-17

Spring vacation; Classes commence Monday, April 17


April 8-16

Final date to withdraw from a Spring Semester course


April 17

Registration for 2017 Summer Term and Fall Semester returning students (Late Registration begins April 29)


April 17-28

English Bible Exam


April 21

Final versions of D.Min. projects and Ph.D. dissertations due


May 1*

Final date for advisor to report on Th.M. theses


May 1

Last day of classes.
Papers in M.A.C, M.A.R., and M.Div. courses due

10:00am

May 5

Reading period


May 8-10

Spring Semester Exams


May 11-19

Papers in Th.M. and Ph.D. courses due

10:00am

May 15

Final versions of Th.M. theses due


May 15*

Placement & Competency Exams: Greek and Hebrew


May 19

Eighty-eighth commencement


May 25

 

 

 

*If date falls on a weekend, due date is the following Monday

 

Academic Year 2017-2018 (subject to change)


Summer Term 2017  May 30 - August 25

OT 013 Hebrew 3


June 1-June 23

OT 011 Hebrew 1


June 29-July 24

New Student Orientation Part I - Open Online for Summer/Fall


June 1-August 31

English Bible Assessment (new students)


June 1-August 31

Greek Placement & Competency Exam


June 16

Independence Day Holiday


July 4

Registration Deadline for D.Min. Modules


July 15

NT 011a Greek 1


July 31-August 30

OT 012 Hebrew 2


August 3-August 25

D.Min. Orientation Module


August 7-11

D.Min. Core Module


August 14-18

D.Min. Concentration Modules


August 21-25

 


Fall Semester 2017  M-12, T-12, W-11, Th-12, F-12

Placement & Competency Exams: Greek and Hebrew


September 1

English Bible Exam


September 1

Labor Day Holiday


September 4

Registration for new and reinstating students


September 5-7

New Student Orientation Part II - On Campus


September 5

Research & Writing Orientation


September 6

First day of classes

8:30am

September 7

Convocation

10:30am

September 13

Add/Drop Period (to add/drop a Fall Semester course)


September 7-18

M.A.R. Summative Evaluation


October 12-13

Preaching Conference

classes canceled Wed. Oct. 25


October 24-25

Registration for Winter Term and Spring Semester, returning students


November 6-17

Completed D.Min. projects due for current year graduation


November 15

Final date to withdraw from a Fall Semester course


November 16

English Bible Exam


November 17

Thanksgiving Holiday


November 23-24

Last day of classes. Papers in M.A.C., M.A.R. and M.Div. courses due

10:00am

December 1

Reading period


December 4-6

Fall Semester exams


December 7-15

Papers in Th.M. and Ph.D. courses due

10:00am

December 11

Completed Ph.D. dissertations due to advisor for preapproval for current year graduation


December 15

Winter vacation begins


December 16


Winter Term 2018

New Student Orientation Part I - Open Online for Winter/Spring


December 15

English Bible Assessment (new students)


December 15 - January 31

First day of classes

8:30am

January 2

Registration for Winter Term,

new and reinstating students


January 2

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday


January 15

Final date to withdraw from a Winter Term course
(Month-long courses only, specific dates for other courses to be determined)


January 16

Last day of classes, month long courses only


January 29

Reading Period


January 30

English Bible Exam


January 30

Placement & Competency Exams: Greek and Hebrew


January 30

Completed Ph.D. dissertations due to the Academic Affairs Office for current year graduation


January 30

Winter Term exams


January 31


Spring Semester 2018  M-12, T-12, W-12, Th-12, F-12

New Student Orientation Part II - On Campus


February 1

Registration for Spring Semester for new and reinstating students


February 1-2

Research & Writing Orientation


February 2

First day of classes

8:30am

February 5

Add/Drop Period (to add/drop a Spring Semester course)


February 1-12

Convocation

10:30am

February 7

Completed Th.M. theses due for current year graduation


March 1

M.A.R. Summative Evaluation


March 8-9

Spring vacation; Classes commence April 2


March 24-April 1

Registration for 2018 Summer Term and Fall Semester returning students


April 16-27

English Bible Exam


April 6

Final date to withdraw from a Spring Semester course


April 9

Approved versions of D.Min. projects and Ph.D. dissertations due


May 1

Last day of classes. Papers in M.A.C, M.A.R., and M.Div. courses due

10:00am

May 4

Reading period


May 7-9

Spring Semester Exams


May 10-18

Papers in Th.M. and Ph.D. courses due

10:00am

May 14

Approved versions of Th.M. theses due


May 15

Placement & Competency Exams: Greek and Hebrew


May 18

Eighty-ninth commencement


May 24


*If date falls on a weekend, due date is the following Monday