Bard College Academic Calendar

2006 2007

 

Summer 2006

 

 

Saturday, August 12

      First-Year Students Arrive

      Financial Clearance

 

 

Sunday, August 13

      First-Year Student Orientation

      First-Year Student Survey

 

 

Monday, August 14 Friday, Sept 1

      Workshops in Language and Thinking

 

Fall 2006

Thursday, August 31

 

      New Faculty Orientation

      Matriculation Ceremony

 

 

Friday, September 1

 

      Transfer Students Arrive

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

 

 

Friday, September 1-Sunday, Sept 3

      Academic Orientation and Writing Workshop for Transfer Students

 

 

Sunday, September 3

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, September 4

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, September 5

      First Day of Classes

 

 

Wednesday, September 6

      First Faculty Meeting of the Semester

 

 

Wednesday, September 20

      Drop/Add period ends

 

Monday, Oct 9 - Tuesday, Oct 10

      Fall Break

 

Friday, October 27

      Mid-Term Grades and Criteria Sheets due

 

 

Friday, October 27- Sunday Oct 29

      Parents and Family Weekend

 

 

Friday, November 3

      Moderation Papers due

 

 

Friday, November 10

      Last Day to Withdraw from a Class

 

 

Wednesday, November 22 (4 pm)

- Sunday, November 26

      Thanksgiving Recess

 

 

 

Monday, December 4

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

 

 

Wednesday, Dec 13

Advising & Registration

for Spring 2007

      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 20

      Final Faculty Meeting of the Semester

 

 

Friday, December 22

      Last Day of Classes

 


 

Intersession

 

 

 

 

Saturday, Dec 23

Friday, January 26

      Christmas Vacation / Winter Intersession

 

 

Wednesday, Jan 4

      Final Grades and Criteria Sheets due

 

 

 

Spring 2007

 

 

 

 

Friday, January 26

 

      New First-Year and Transfer Students Arrive

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

 

 

Friday, January 26-

Monday January 29

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

 

 

Saturday, January 27

      Optional Arrival Day for all Returning Students

 

 

Sunday, January 28

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 29

Advising & Registration

in Faculty Offices

      Advising Appointments for New Students and Course Consultation for all Students in Faculty Offices (11:00 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 30

      First Day of Classes

 

 

Wednesday, January 31

      First Faculty Meeting of the Semester

 

 

Wednesday, February 14

      Drop/Add Period Ends (5:00 PM)

 

 

Friday, March 30

      Mid-Term Grades and Criteria Sheets due

      Moderation Papers due

 

 

Saturday, March 31- Sunday, April 8

      Spring Recess

 

 

Friday, April 13

      Last Day to Withdraw from a Class

 

 

Wednesday, May 2

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

 

 

Monday, May 14

      First-Year Seminar Dinner

 

 

Tuesday, May 15

Advising & Registration

for Fall 2007

      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 21

      Senior Grades due in the Office of the Registrar

 

 

Tuesday, May 22

      Last Day of Classes

 

 

Wednesday, May 23

      Final Faculty Meeting of the Semester

 

 

Thursday, May 24

      Baccalaureate and Senior Dinner

 

 

Saturday, May 26

      Commencement

 

 

Tuesday, June 5

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