Academic Calendar - Fall 2018

Date Academic Event
Aug 30 2018 (All day) Advising for All students 10am-7pm Thursday
Aug 31 2018 (All day) Advising for All students 10am-4pm Friday
Sep 2 2018 - 10:00am to 4:00pm Residence halls open for all new students (Freshman and Transfer)
Sep 3 2018 (All day) Labor Day – no classes; offices closed
Sep 3 2018 - 10:00am to 4:00pm Residence halls open for all returning students
Sep 4 2018 (All day) Classes begin
Sep 4 2018 (All day) to Sep 10 2018 (All day) Add/Drop (no fee)/Late Registration ($50 fee)on the Web (connect.oldwestbury.edu)
Oct 1 2018 (All day) Applications for graduation (Registrar’s Office) due from candidates expecting to complete requirements by December 2018
Oct 1 2018 (All day) Advising begins in department offices for Spring 2019 registration (BY appointment)
Oct 8 2018 (All day) Columbus Day observed – no classes offices closed
Oct 22 2018 (All day) to Oct 27 2018 (All day) Mid-term week
Oct 31 2018 (All day) Mid-term grades due
Nov 5 2018 (All day) Spring 2019 registration for seniors on the Web (connect.oldwestbury.edu)
Nov 6 2018 (All day) Election Day – classes in session; offices minimally staffed
Nov 8 2018 (All day) Spring 2019 registration for juniors on the Web (connect.oldwestbury.edu)
Nov 12 2018 (All day) Spring 2019 registration for sophomores on the Web (connect.oldwestbury.edu)
Nov 15 2018 (All day) Spring 2019 registration for freshmen on the Web (connect.oldwestbury.edu)
Nov 16 2018 (All day) to Jan 18 2019 (All day) Continual registration for Spring 2019 for all students on the Web (connect.oldwestbury.edu)
Nov 21 2018 (All day) Dining Hall closes after dinner
Nov 22 2018 (All day) to Nov 25 2018 (All day) Thanksgiving Recess (begins after last class Wednesday)
Nov 25 2018 (All day) Dining Hall reopens for dinner
Nov 26 2018 (All day) Classes resume
Dec 12 2018 (All day) Make Up/Study Day for Monday/Wednesday.
Dec 13 2018 (All day) Make Up/Study Day for Tuesday/Thursday.
Dec 17 2018 (All day) to Dec 22 2018 (All day) Examinations week (Grades due 48 hours after final exams)
Dec 21 2018 (All day) Residence Halls close at 10p.m.
Dec 22 2018 (All day) Fall semester ends after last examination