Academic Calendar

SUMMER SEMESTER 2014
Date Event Notes
Monday, June 16 First day of classes, summer semester  
Monday, June 23 Add/Drop ends for semester-long courses  
Friday, July 4 Independence Day Campus closed
Tuesday, Aug. 5
Tisha B'av
Campus closed
Friday, Aug. 22 Last day of summer semester  
 
FALL SEMESTER 2014
Date Event Notes
Sunday-Tuesday, Aug. 24-26 Rabbinic School and Mekorot orientation  
Wednesday and Thursday, Aug. 27-28;
Tuesday-Thursday, Sept. 2-4
Rabbinic School: Elul minimester
 
Monday, Sept. 1 Labor Day Campus closed
Thursday, Sept. 4 Shoolman Graduate School of Jewish Education orientation, Prozdor new-student orientation  
Friday-Sunday, Sept 5-7    Rabbinical School and School of Jewish Music Shabbaton, Camp Yavneh  
Sunday, Sept. 7    First day of classes, Prozdor
 
Monday, Sept. 8    First day of fall semester classes, graduate programs
 
Monday, Sept. 15 Add/Drop ends for semester-long courses  
Monday, Sept. 22 Thursday class schedule in effect  
Tuesday, Sept. 23 Friday morning/Tuesday afternoon class schedules in effect  
Wednesday, Sept. 24 Erev Rosh Hashana Campus closes at 1 p.m.
Thursday and Friday, Sept. 25-26 Rosh Hashana Campus closed
Sept. 29-Oct. 2

No classes, campus open
Friday, Oct. 3 Erev Yom Kippur   No classes, campus closes at 1 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 4 Yom Kippur   Campus closed
Wednesday, Oct. 8 Erev Sukkot   Campus closes at 1 p.m.
Thursday and Friday, Oct. 9-10 Sukkot   Campus closed
Monday, Oct. 13 Thursday class schedule in effect  
Tuesday, Oct. 14 Friday morning/Tuesday afternoon class schedules in effect  
Wednesday, Oct. 15 Erev Shmini Atzeret   Campus closes at 1 p.m.
Thursday and Friday, Oct. 16-17
Shmini Atzeret/Simchat Torah   Campus closed
Sunday and Monday, Nov. 9-10 Ta Sh'ma: Rabbinical and School of Jewish Music open house  
Friday, Nov. 14 Spring registration begins for academic programs  
Monday, Nov. 24 Collegewide Day of Learning  
Thursday and Friday, Nov. 27-28 Thanksgiving Campus closed
Tuesday, Dec. 16 Erev Hanukkah
Wednesday, Dec. 17 Prozdor: Last day of fall semester  
Friday, Dec. 19 Last day fall semester for academic programs  
Dec. 24, 2014-Jan. 2, 2015 Winter break    Campus closes Dec. 24 at 1 p.m.
Monday, Jan. 5, 2015   Campus reopens
 
SPRING SEMESTER 2015
Date Event Notes
Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015 First day of classes, Prozdor spring semester  
Monday, Jan. 19, 2015 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Campus closed
Sunday-Friday, Jan. 25-30, 2015 Rabbinical School winter seminar  
Monday, Feb. 2, 2015 First day of spring semester classes, academic programs  
Monday, Feb. 9, 2015 ADD/DROP ends for semester-long courses  
Monday, Feb. 16, 2015 Presidents Day   Campus closed
Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015 College-wide Day of Learning
 
Monday, March 3, 2015    Financial aid applications due for continuing students  
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 Erev Purim   Campus closes at 1 p.m.
Thursday, March 5, 2015 Purim   Campus closed
Monday, March 23, 2015 Community Day with ANTS No classes
Friday, April 3, 2015  Erev Pesach  
April 6-8, 2015  Pesach   No classes, campus open
Thursday, April 9, 2015 Erev Seventh Day of Pesach   No classes, campus closes at 1 p.m.
Friday, April 10, 2015 Pesach   Campus closed
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 Summer registration begins  
Monday, April 20, 2015 College-wide Day of Learning
 
Friday, May 1, 2015 Fall registration begins  
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 Prozdor: Last day spring classes  
Friday, May 22, 2015 Last day of spring semester, academic programs  
Sunday and Monday, May 24-25, 2015 Shavuot and Memorial Day   Campus closed
Sunday, May 31, 2015 College graduation and ordination ceremonies