Academic Calendar - Spring 2016

Date Academic Event
Jan 1 2016 (All day) New Year’s Day – no classes; offices closed
Jan 4 2016 (All day) to Jan 5 2016 (All day)
Add/Drop/Late Registration on the Web ($50 late registration fee)
Jan 4 2016 (All day) Winter Mini-Semester 2016 -- First Day of Classes
Jan 4 2016 (All day) to Jan 22 2016 (All day)
Continual registration for Spring 2016 for all students on the Web (https://my.oldwestbury.edu)
Jan 18 2016 (All day) Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Observed
Jan 21 2016 -
10:00am to 7:00pm
Advising for all students
Jan 22 2016 (All day) Winter Mini-semester ends after last examination
Jan 22 2016 -
10:00am to 4:00pm
Advising for all students
Jan 24 2016 (All day) Residence Halls open for Spring 2016 Semester
Jan 25 2016 (All day) Spring 2016 Classes begin
Jan 25 2016 (All day) Classes begin
Jan 25 2016 (All day) to Jan 31 2016 (All day)
Add/Drop/Late Registration on the Web (https://my.oldwestbury.edu) ($50 late registration fee)
Feb 12 2016 (All day) Lincoln’s Birthday – classes in session; offices minimally staffed
Feb 15 2016 (All day) President’s Day – no classes; offices closed
Mar 1 2016 (All day) Applications for graduation (Registrar’s office) due from candidates who expect to complete requirements by May 2016
Mar 1 2016 (All day) Advising begins in department offices for Fall 2016 registration
Mar 14 2016 (All day) to Mar 19 2016 (All day)
Mid-term week
Mar 23 2016 (All day) Mid-term grades due
Mar 26 2016 (All day) Dining Hall closes after breakfast
Mar 27 2016 (All day) to Apr 3 2016 (All day)
Spring Recess
Apr 3 2016 (All day) Dining Hall reopens for dinner
Apr 4 2016 (All day) Classes resume
Apr 4 2016 (All day) Fall 2016 Registration for Seniors on the Web (https://my.oldwestbury.edu)
Apr 7 2016 (All day) Fall 2016 Registration for juniors on the Web (https://my.oldwestbury.edu)
Apr 11 2016 (All day) Fall 2016 Registration for sophomores on the Web (https://my.oldwestbury.edu)
Apr 14 2016 (All day) Fall 2016 Registration for freshmen on the Web (https://my.oldwestbury.edu)
Apr 15 2016 (All day) Continual registration for Fall 2016 for all students on the Web (https://my.oldwestbury.edu)
Apr 28 2016 (All day) Honors Convocation – classes cancelled from 2 P.M. – 6 P.M.
May 12 2016 (All day) Make-up /Study Day* for Tuesday/Thursday classes
May 13 2016 (All day) Make-up /Study Day for Monday/Wednesday classes
May 14 2016 (All day) to May 20 2016 (All day)
Examinations week (Grades due 48 hours after final examination)
May 20 2016 (All day) Spring semester ends after last examination
May 20 2016 (All day) Residence Halls close at 1 P.M.
May 22 2016 (All day) Commencement
May 22 2016 (All day) Graduating students check out of Residence Halls 1 P.M. or 6 P.M. (based on morning or afternoon graduation ceremony)