Calendar 2016-2017

 

  • 2016
  • August 1 — Fall charge due
  • August 29 — New Student Orientation begins
  • September 7, 8 A.M. — Classes begin, fall semester
  • September 20 — Last day for fall semester registration adjustments*
  • October 7-9 —Back to Bates Weekend
  • October 19-23 — Fall recess
  • October 28 — Last day for withdrawal from fall semester courses
  • October 29-November 4 — Registration for winter semester
  • November 19-27 — Thanksgiving recess
  • December 1 — Winter charge due
  • December 9, 4 P.M. — Classes end, fall semester
  • December 13, 8 A.M. — Final examinations begin
  • December 17, 12:30 P.M. — Final examinations end**
  • 2017
  • January 9, 8 A.M. — Classes begin, winter semester
  • January 16 — Martin Luther King Jr. Day — workshops take the place of classes
  • January 20 — Last day for winter semester registration adjustments*
  • January 28-February 3 — Registration for off-campus and alternate date Short Term courses
  • February 3 — Application deadline for off-campus study, abroad or in the United States, for the next fall, winter, or academic year
  • February 18-26 — Winter recess
  • March 3 — Last day for withdrawal from winter semester courses
  • March 4-10 — Registration for on-campus Short Term and fall semester
  • March 31 — Mount David Summit
  • April 7, 4 P.M. — Classes end, winter semester
  • April 11, 8 A.M. — Final examinations begin
  • April 15, 12:30 P.M. — Final examinations end**
  • April 24, 8 A.M. — Classes begin, Short Term
  • April 26 — Last day for on-campus Short Term registration adjustments*
  • April 28 — Last day for withdrawal from on-campus Short Term courses
  • May 26, 4 P.M. — Classes end, Short Term
  • May 26-28 — Commencement Weekend
  • May 28 — Commencement
  • June 9-11 — Reunion Weekend