Bard College Academic Calendar

Spring 2005Spring 2006


 

Spring 2005

 

 

 

 

Friday, January 21

 

      New First-Year and Transfer Students Arrive

      Financial Clearance for New First-Year and Transfer Students (2:00-4:00 PM)

 

 

Friday, January 21-

Monday January 24

      Academic Orientation and Writing Workshop for New First-Year & Transfer Students

 

 

Saturday, January 22

      Optional Arrival Day for all Returning Students

 

 

Sunday, January 23

Financial Clearance

      Financial Clearance for Students Returning from a Leave of Absence (9:00 AM - 10:00 AM)

      Financial Clearance for all other Returning Students (10:30 AM - 4:00 PM)

 

 

Monday, January 24

Advising & Registration

in Faculty Offices

      Advising Appointments for New Students and Course Consultation for all Students in Faculty Offices (9:00 AM - 12:00 noon)

      Registration for New First-Year and Transfer Students, and those returning from a Leave of Absence (1:30 PM - 2:30 PM)

      Registration for returning students who did not pre-register in December (2:30 PM - 3:30 PM)

 

 

Tuesday, January 25

      First Day of Classes

 

 

Wednesday, January 26

      First Faculty Meeting of the Semester

 

 

Wednesday, February 9

      Drop/Add Period Ends (5:00 PM)

 

 

Friday, March 25

      Mid-Term Grades and Criteria Sheets due

      Moderation Papers due

 

 

Saturday, March 26- Sunday, April 3

      Spring Recess

 

 

Friday, April 8

      Last Day to Withdraw from a Class

 

 

Wednesday, April 27

      Senior Projects due in the Office of the Dean of the College (5:00 P.M.)

 

 

Tuesday, May 10

Advising & Registration

for Fall 2005

      Advising and Course Consultation in Faculty Offices (9:00 AM - 10:30 AM)

      Registration for Sophomore IIs, Juniors & Seniors (11:00 AM - 12:30 PM)

      Registration for First-Years and Sophomore Is (1:30 PM - 3:00 PM)

 

 

Monday, May 16

      Senior Grades due in the Office of the Registrar

 

 

Tuesday, May 17

      Last Day of Classes

 

 

Wednesday, May 18

      Final Faculty Meeting of the Semester

 

 

Thursday, May 19

      Baccalaureate and Senior Dinner

 

 

Saturday, May 21

      Commencement

 

 

Tuesday, May 31

      Final Grades and Criteria Sheets due in the Office of the Registrar

 

Summer 2005

Monday, July 18 -Friday, July 29

      HEOP Summer Program

 

 

Saturday, August 6

      First-Year Students Arrive

      Financial Clearance

 

 

Sunday, August 7

      First-Year Student Orientation

      First-Year Student Survey

 

 

Monday, August 8 Friday, Aug 26

      Workshops in Language and Thinking

 

Fall 2005

Thursday, August 25

 

      New Faculty Orientation

Friday, August 26

 

      Matriculation Ceremony

      Transfer Students Arrive

      Financial Clearance for Transfer Students (2:00 PM - 4:00 PM)

 

 

Friday, August 26- Sunday Aug 28

      Academic Orientation and Writing Workshop for Transfer Students

 

 

Sunday, August 28

Financial Clearance

      Arrival Day for all Returning Students

      Financial Clearance for Students Returning from a Leave of Absence (9:00 AM - 10:00 AM)

      Financial Clearance for all other Returning Students (10:30 AM - 4:00 PM)

 

Monday, August 29

Advising & Registration

 

      Advising and Course Consultation in Faculty Offices (9:00 AM - 12:00 noon)

      Registration for First-Year & Transfer Students, and those returning from a Leave of Absence (1:30 PM - 3:30 PM)

      Registration for Returning Students who did not register in May (2:30 PM - 3:30 PM)

 

 

Tuesday, August 30

      First Day of Classes

 

 

Wednesday, August 31

      First Faculty Meeting of the Semester

 

 

Wednesday, September 14

      Drop/Add period ends

 

Monday, Oct 10 - Tuesday, Oct 11

      Fall Break

 

Friday, October 21

      Mid-Term Grades and Criteria Sheets due

 

 

Friday October 21- Sunday Oct 23

      Parents and Family Weekend

 

 

Friday, October 28

      Moderation Papers due

 

 

Friday, November 4

      Last Day to Withdraw from a Class

 

 

Wednesday, November 23 (4 pm)

- Sunday, November 27

      Thanksgiving Recess

 

 

 

Monday, November 28

      Senior Projects due in the Office of the Dean of the College (5:00 P.M.)

 

 

Wednesday, Dec 7

Advising & Registration

for Spring 2006

      Advising and Course Consultation in Faculty Offices (9:00 AM - 10:30 AM)

      Registration for Sophomore IIs, Juniors & Seniors (11:00 AM - 12:30 PM)

      Registration for First-Year Students and Sophomore Is (1:30 PM - 3:00 PM)

 

 

Wednesday, December 14

      Final Faculty Meeting of the Semester

 

 

Friday, December 16

      Last Day of Classes

 

Intersession

 

 

 

 

Saturday, Dec 17

Friday, January 20

      Christmas Vacation / Winter Intersession

 

 

Monday, Jan 2

      Final Grades and Criteria Sheets due

 

 

 

Spring 2006

 

 

 

 

Friday, January 20

 

      New First-Year and Transfer Students Arrive

      Financial Clearance for New First-Year and Transfer Students (2:00-4:00 PM)

 

 

Friday, January 20-

Monday January 23

      Academic Orientation and Writing Workshop for New First-Year & Transfer Students

 

 

Saturday, January 21

      Optional Arrival Day for all Returning Students

 

 

Sunday, January 22

Financial Clearance

      Financial Clearance for Students Returning from a Leave of Absence (9:00 AM - 10:00 AM)

      Financial Clearance for all other Returning Students (10:30 AM - 4:00 PM)

 

 

Monday, January 23

Advising & Registration

in Faculty Offices

      Advising Appointments for New Students and Course Consultation for all Students in Faculty Offices (9:00 AM - 12:00 noon)

      Registration for New First-Year and Transfer Students, and those returning from a Leave of Absence (1:30 PM - 2:30 PM)

      Registration for returning students who did not pre-register in December (2:30 PM - 3:30 PM)

 

 

Tuesday, January 24

      First Day of Classes

 

 

Wednesday, January 25

      First Faculty Meeting of the Semester

 

 

Wednesday, February 8

      Drop/Add Period Ends (5:00 PM)

 

 

Friday, March 24

      Mid-Term Grades and Criteria Sheets due

      Moderation Papers due

 

 

Saturday, March 25- Sunday, April 2

      Spring Recess

 

 

Friday, April 7

      Last Day to Withdraw from a Class

 

 

Wednesday, April 26

      Senior Projects due in the Office of the Dean of the College (5:00 P.M.)

 

 

Monday, May 8

      First-Year Seminar Dinner

 

 

Tuesday, May 9

Advising & Registration

for Fall 2005

      Advising and Course Consultation in Faculty Offices (9:00 AM - 10:30 AM)

      Registration for Sophomore IIs, Juniors & Seniors (11:00 AM - 12:30 PM)

      Registration for First-Years and Sophomore Is (1:30 PM - 3:00 PM)

 

 

Monday, May 15

      Senior Grades due in the Office of the Registrar

 

 

Tuesday, May 16

      Last Day of Classes

 

 

Wednesday, May 17

      Final Faculty Meeting of the Semester

 

 

Thursday, May 18

      Baccalaureate and Senior Dinner

 

 

Saturday, May 20

      Commencement

 

 

Tuesday, May 30

      Final Grades and Criteria Sheets due in the Office of the Registrar