Fall 2013 Semester

DatesDays of WeekDescription
August 21-23, 2013Wednesday - FridayFall 2013 officially begins; Faculty Orientation
August 24, 2013SaturdaySaturday classes begin
August 26, 2013MondayWeekday classes begin
August 31-September 2, 2013Saturday - MondayLabor Day Holiday; campus closed
November 11, 2013MondayVeteran's Day Holiday; campus closed
November 28-30, 2013Thursday - SaturdayThanksgiving Recess; campus closed
December 9, 2013MondayLast day of formal instruction.
December 10-16, 2013Tuesday - MondayFinal examinations
December 17-19, 2013Tuesday - ThursdayDepartment meetings and conferences
December 20, 2013FridayEvaluation Day
December 23, 2013MondayInstructors' grades due
December 23, 2013MondayLast day of the Fall 2013 semester
December 25, 2013-January 1, 2014Wednesday - Wednesday*CAMPUS CLOSED

Spring 2014 Semester

DatesDays of WeekDescription
December 2, 2013MondayContinuing Student Registration begins
January 16-17, 2014Thursday - Friday

Spring 2014 officially begins

Faculty Orientation

January 18, 2014SaturdaySaturday classes begin
January 20, 2014MondayMartin Luther King, Jr. Day; campus closed
January 21, 2014TuesdayWeekday classes begin
February 7Friday

Last day to add courses with permission #

Last day to drop courses online

February 14Friday

Enrollment census

Last day to add classes with chair signature

Deadline for application for Fall 2014 graduation (undergraduate students)

March 14FridayDeadline for application for Fall 2014 graduation (MA/MS students)
March 24-29, 2014Monday - SaturdaySpring Recess; no instruction
March 31, 2014MondayCésar Chávez Day Observed; campus closed
April 7FridayLast day to drop individual courses for serious and compelling reasons
April 21MondayContinuing Student Registration for Fall 2014
May 9, 2014FridayLast day of formal instruction
May 10, 2014SaturdayHonors Convocation
May 10-16, 2014Saturday - FridayFinal examinations
May 17, 2014SaturdayCommencement
May 19, 2014MondayEvaluation Day
May 23, 2014FridayInstructors' grades due
May 23, 2014FridayLast day of 2013-2014 academic year
May 26, 2014MondayMemorial Day Holiday; campus closed

Summer 2014 (State Support Programs Only)

DatesDays of WeekDescription
May 27, 2014TuesdaySession I (5 weeks) officially begins
June 27, 2014FridaySession I ends
June 30, 2014MondaySession II (6 weeks) officially begins
July 4, 2014FridayIndependence Day Holiday; campus closed
August 8, 2014FridaySession II ends

Fall 2013 Saturday Classes

    • August 24
    • September 7, 14, 21, 28
    • October 5, 12, 19, 26
    • November 2, 9, 16, 23
    • December 7

Spring 2014 Saturday Classes

    • January 18, 25
    • February 1, 8, 15, 22
    • March 1, 8, 15
    • April 3, 12, 19, 26
    • May 3

University Holiday Schedule

HolidayDate
Labor DayMonday, September 2, 2013
Veteran's DayMonday, November 11, 2013
Thanksgiving DayThursday, November 28, 2013
Admission Day ObservedFriday, November 29, 2013
Christmas DayWednesday, December 25, 2013
*Campus ClosedTuesday, December 31, 2013
New Year's DayWednesday, January 1, 2014
Martin Luther King, Jr. DayMonday, January 20, 2014
César Chávez Day ObservedMonday, March 31, 2014
Memorial DayMonday, May 26, 2014
Independence DayFriday, July 4, 2014

Notes:

*No holiday available to cover closure on this day.