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Babson College Academic Calendar 2007 - 2008

All dates subject to change. Last update on January 28, 2008.
FALL 2007  
Sa 8/25 Graduate Orientation for Evening MBA, Certificate in Adv. Mgmt., MSA, and MSM in Tech EPS Programs
Su 8/26 Undergraduate Orientation Begins; Residence Halls Open for New Undergraduates at 8:00 am
M - F 8/27-8/31 Graduate Two Year Program Orientation
Tu 8/28 Residence Halls Open at 9:00 am for Returning Undergraduates
W 8/29 Graduate Classes Begin
Th 8/30 Undergraduate Classes Begin
F 8/31 Undergrad make-up day; follow Monday class schedule
M 9/3 Labor Day:  classes held for day and evening classes that meet once a week.  See course description for specific scheduling information.
Tu 9/4 Graduate Two Year Program Modules Begin
Th 9/6 Graduate Add/Drop Ends
F 9/7 Undergraduate Add/Drop Ends
M 10/8 Columbus Day Holiday:  classes held for day and evening classes that meet once a week.  See course description for specific scheduling information.
W 10/17 Graduate "A" Session Courses End
Th 10/18 Graduate "B" Session Courses Begin
F 10/19 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Due from Faculty
Tu 10/23 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Sent to Students
Th 11/1 Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate course
W 11/7 Last day to withdraw from a Graduate course
M - F 11/19 – 11/23 Undergraduate Thanksgiving Break (5 days)
W - F 11/21 – 11/23 Graduate Thanksgiving Break (starts Wednesday evening; no Grad evening classes)
M 11/26 Last Grad Monday evening class
Tu 11/27 Last Grad Tuesday evening class
W 11/28 Last Grad Wednesday evening class
Th 11/29 Last Grad T/R day class and last Thursday evening class
M 12/3 Last Grad day M/W class
M - Th 12/3 – 12/6 Graduate evening Finals (4 days)
Tu 12/4 Last Undergrad T/R class
Th 12/6 Make-up for day classes for snow day or Founders Day
F 12/7 Last Undergrad M/W classes
F 12/7 Graduate Two Year Program Modules End
F - Su 12/7 – 12/9 Graduate day courses Reading Days
Sa - Su 12/8-12/9 Undergraduate Reading Days
M - F 12/10-12/14 Graduate day courses Final Exams
M - Sa 12/10-12/15 Undergraduate Final Exams
Sa 12/15 Undergraduate Residence Halls Close at 8:00 pm
M - Tu 12/24-1/1/08 College Administrative Offices closed
WINTER 2008  
Th 1/3 Undergraduate Winter Session Begins; see UG on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
M 1/7 Graduate Two Year Program Modules Begin
Th 1/17 Undergraduate Reading Day
F 1/18 Undergraduate Winter Session Final Exams held
M 1/21 Martin Luther King Holiday - No Grad day classes
SPRING 2008  
Sa 1/19 Graduate Orientation for Evening MBA, Certificate in Adv. Mgmt., MSA, and MSM in Tech EPS Programs
Tu 1/22 Residence Halls open for Transfer students
Tu 1/22 Undergraduate Orientation Begins for Transfer Students
W 1/23 Residence Halls Open for Returning Undergraduates at 9:00 am
W 1/23 Graduate Classes Begin
Th 1/24 Undergraduate Classes Begin
F 1/25 Undergrad make-up day; follow Monday class schedule
W 1/30 Graduate Add/Drop Ends
Th 1/31 Undergraduate Add/Drop Ends
M 2/18 Presidents’ Day Holiday - no day classes; evening classes meet
Tu 3/11 Graduate "A" Session Courses End
W 3/12 Graduate "B" Session Courses Begin
M-F 3/17-3/21 Spring Break Graduate and Undergraduate (5 days)
F 3/21 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Due from Faculty
Tu 3/25 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Sent to Students
W 4/2 Last day to withdraw from a Graduate course
Th 4/3 Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate course
W 4/9 Founder's Day - Day Classes Cancelled; Evening Classes Meet
M 4/21 Patriots' Day Holiday - no day classes; evening classes meet
W 4/23 Last Grad Wednesday evening class
Th 4/24 Last Grad Thursday evening class
F 4/25 Grad make-up day; follow Monday day class schedule
M 4/28 Last Grad Monday evening class
Tu 4/29 Last Grad day and UG T/R class and last Tuesday evening class
W - Tu 4/30–5/6 Graduate evening Finals (4 days:  4/30, 5/1, 5/5, 5/6)
Th 5/1 Make-up for day classes for Founders Day; Last Grad Day M/W Class
F 5/2 Last Undergrad M/W class
F - Su 5/2-5/4 Graduate day Reading Days
Sa - Su 5/3 – 5/4 Undergraduate Reading Days
M-F 5/5 -5/9 Graduate day courses Final Exams
M-Sa 5/5–5/10 Undergraduate Final Exams
Sa 5/10 Undergraduate Residence Halls Close at 8:00 pm
F 5/16 Graduate Two Year Program Modules End
Sa 5/17 Commencement:  UG at 10:00 am; Grad at 2:30 pm; Seniors check out of Residence Halls by 8:00 pm.
SUMMER 2008  
M 5/19 Graduate Summer Session I Courses Begin; see Grad on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
Tu 5/20 Undergraduate Summer I Courses Begin; see Undergrad on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
Th 5/22 Graduate One Year Program Modules Begin
F 5/23 Undergraduate make-up day; follow Monday class schedule
M 5/26 Memorial Day – no day classes; evening classes meet
F 5/30 Undergrad and Graduate make-up day; follow Monday day class schedules
Th 6/12 Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate Summer I course
Th 6/12 Last day to withdraw from a Graduate course (one meeting per week)
W 6/18 Last day to withdraw from a Graduate course (two meetings per week)
M-Th 6/23-6/26 Last Graduate class for once a week evening courses
M-Tu 6/30-7/1 Last Graduate class for twice a week evening courses
M-Th 6/30-7/3 Graduate evening Finals for once a week courses
Tu 7/1 Last Undergraduate Summer I class
W-Th 7/2-7/3 Graduate evening Finals for twice a week courses
W-Th 7/2-7/3 Undergraduate Finals for Summer I (2 days)
F 7/4 4th of July Holiday
F-Su 7/4-7/13 Undergraduate Mid-Summer Break
M 7/7 Graduate Summer Session II Courses Begin; see Grad on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
M 7/14 Undergraduate Summer II Courses Begins; see Undergrad online Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
Tu 7/29 Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate Summer II course
Th 7/31 Last day to withdraw from a Grad course (one meeting per week)
W 8/6 Last day to withdraw from a Graduate course (two meetings per week)
M-Th 8/11-8/14 Last Graduate class for once a week evening courses
Tu 8/12 Last Undergraduate Summer II class
W-Th 8/13-8/14 Undergraduate Finals for Summer II (2 days) 
F 8/15 One Year Program Modules End
M-Tu 8/18-8/19 Last Graduate class for twice a week evening courses
M-Th 8/18-8/21 Graduate evening Finals  for once a week courses
W-Th 8/20-8/21 Graduate evening Finals for twice a week courses