Calendars

2012–2013 Calendar

2012

August 1 — Fall charge due

September 1 — New Student Orientation begins

September 4, 4:10 P.M. — Convocation

September 5, 8 A.M. — Classes begin, fall semester

September 18 — Last day for fall semester registration adjustments*

October 57 —Parents and Families Weekend

October 17–October 21 — Fall recess

October 26–27 — Alumni Homecoming Weekend

November 2 — Last day for withdrawal from fall semester courses

November 3–9 — Registration for winter semester

November 17–25 — Thanksgiving recess

December 1 — Winter charge due

December 7, 4 P.M. — Classes end, fall semester

December 11, 8 A.M. — Final examinations begin

December 15, 12:30 P.M. — Final examinations end**

2013

January 7, 8 A.M. — Classes begin, winter semester

January 18 — Last day for winter semester registration adjustments*

January 21 —Martin Luther King Jr. Day — workshops take the place of classes

February 1 — Application deadline for off-campus study, abroad or in the United States, for the next fall, winter, or academic year

February 2–8 — Registration for off-campus and alternate date Short Term courses

February 16–24 — Winter recess

March 1 — Last day for withdrawal from winter semester courses

March 9–15 — Registration for on-campus Short Term and fall semester

March 29 — Mount David Summit

April 5, 4 P.M. — Classes end, winter semester

April 9, 8 A.M. — Final examinations begin

April 13, 12:30 P.M. — Final examinations end**

April 22, 8 A.M. — Classes begin, Short Term

April 24 — Last day for on-campus Short Term registration adjustments*

April 26 — Last day for withdrawal from on-campus Short Term courses

May 24, 4 P.M. — Classes end, Short Term

May 24–26 — Commencement Weekend

June 7–9 — Reunion Weekend

2013–2014 Calendar

2013

August 1 — Fall charge due

August 31 — New Student Orientation begins

September 4, 8 A.M. — Classes begin, fall semester

September 17 — Last day for fall semester registration adjustments*

September 27–29 — Parents and Families Weekend

October 16–20 — Fall recess

November 1 — Last day for withdrawal from fall semester courses

November 1 –2 — Alumni Homecoming Weekend

November 2–8 — Registration for winter semester

November 23–December 1 — Thanksgiving recess

December 1 — Winter charge due

December 6, 4 P.M. — Classes end, fall semester

December 10, 8 A.M. — Final examinations begin

December 14, 12:30 P.M. — Final examinations end**

2014

January 6, 8 A.M. — Classes begin, winter semester

January 17 — Last day for winter semester registration adjustments*

January 20 — Martin Luther King Jr. Day — workshops take the place of classes

February 7 — Application deadline for off-campus study, abroad or in the United States, for the next fall, winter, or academic year

February 1–7 — Registration for off-campus and alternate date Short Term courses

February 15–23 — Winter recess

Febraury 28 — Last day for withdrawal from winter semester courses

March 8–14 — Registration for on-campus Short Term and fall semester

March 28 — Mount David Summit

April 4, 4 P.M. — Classes end, winter semester

April 8, 8 A.M. — Final examinations begin

April 12, 12:30 P.M. — Final examinations end**

April 21, 8 A.M. — Classes begin, Short Term

April 23 — Last day for on-campus Short Term registration adjustments*

April 25 — Last day for withdrawal from on-campus Short Term courses

May 23, 4 P.M. — Classes end, Short Term

May 23–25 — Commencement Weekend

June 6–8 — Reunion Weekend

 

*Students must register unless currently on a Bates-approved program or approved leave. Late registrants are subject to late fees and may be required to petition the Committee on Academic Standing to request late registration approval.

**Final examinations cannot be rescheduled because of student travel plans.