Academic Calendar - Fall 2015

Date Academic Event
Aug 24 2015 (All day) Residence halls open for all new students (Freshman and Transfer)
Aug 25 2015 (All day) Residence halls open for all returning students
Aug 26 2015 (All day) Fall 2015 Classes begin
Aug 26 2015 (All day) to Sep 1 2015 (All day)
Add/Drop/Late Registration on the Web (https://my.oldwestbury.edu) ($50 late registration fee)
Sep 7 2015 (All day) Labor Day – no classes; offices closed
Oct 1 2015 (All day) Applications for graduation (Registrar’s Office) due from candidates expecting to complete requirements by December 2015
Oct 1 2015 (All day) Advising begins in department offices for Spring 2016 registration
Oct 12 2015 (All day) Columbus Day observed – no classes offices closed
Oct 19 2015 (All day) to Oct 24 2015 (All day)
Mid-term week
Oct 28 2015 (All day) Mid-term grades due
Nov 2 2015 (All day) Spring 2016 registration for seniors on the Web (https://my.oldwestbury.edu)
Nov 3 2015 (All day) Election Day – classes in session; offices minimally staffed
Nov 5 2015 (All day) Spring 2016 registration for juniors on the Web (https://my.oldwestbury.edu)
Nov 9 2015 (All day) Spring 2016 registration for sophomores on the Web (https://my.oldwestbury.edu)
Nov 11 2015 (All day) Veterans Day- classes in session; offices minimally staffed.
Nov 12 2015 (All day) Spring 2016 registration for freshmen on the Web (https://my.oldwestbury.edu)
Nov 13 2015 (All day) Continual registration for Spring 2016 for all students on the Web (https://my.oldwestbury.edu)
Nov 25 2015 (All day) Dining Hall closes after dinner
Nov 26 2015 (All day) to Nov 29 2015 (All day)
Thanksgiving Recess (begins after last class Wednesday)
Nov 29 2015 (All day) Dining Hall reopens for dinner
Nov 30 2015 (All day) Classes resume
Dec 10 2015 (All day) Make-up/Study Day
Dec 14 2015 (All day) Make-up/Study Day
Dec 15 2015 (All day) to Dec 21 2015 (All day)
Examinations week (Grades due 48 hours after final exams)
Dec 21 2015 (All day) Fall semester ends after last examination
Dec 21 2015 - 1:00pm Residence Halls close
Dec 25 2015 (All day) Christmas Day – no classes; offices closed