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Babson College Academic Calendar 2012 - 2013

All dates subject to change.

Last Updated: March 12, 2013

FALL 2012    
R 8/23 Graduate Two Year Program Orientation 
Th - Sa 8/23 - 8/25 Graduate Evening MBA Orientation
F 8/24 Undergraduate Orientation Begins; Residence Halls Open for New Undergraduates at 8:00 am
Sa 8/25 Graduate Orientation for Evening MBA, Certificate in Adv. Mgmt., MSA, and MSM in Tech EPS Programs
T 8/28 Residence Halls Open at 9:00 am for Returning Undergraduates
W 8/29 Undergraduate and Graduate Classes Begin
M 9/3 Labor Day: No classes
W 9/5 Undergraduate Add/Drop Ends
Th 9/6 Graduate Add/Drop Ends
M 10/8 Columbus Day Holiday: No day or evening classes
Tu 10/9 Babson Monday: Follow Monday Class Schedule, No Tuesday Classes (this includes evening classes)
F 10/19 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Due from Faculty
Tu 10/23 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Sent to Students
Tu 10/23 Graduate Elective "A" Session Courses End
W 10/24 Graduate Elective "B" Session Courses Begin
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)
W 12/5 Babson Monday: for UG Monday only once a week meeting
Th 12/6 Babson Tuesday: for UG Tuesday only once a week meeting
Th 12/6 Last Class meeting for Graduate Electives, and all Ugrad courses
Th 12/6 24 Hour Quiet Time begins on campus at 8 pm
F - Su 12/7-12/9 Undergraduate courses Reading Days
F - Su 12/7-12/9 Graduate day courses Reading Days
M - Sa 12/10-12/15 Undergraduate Final Exams 
M - F 12/10-12/14 Graduate elective courses Final Exams
F 12/14 Graduate Two Year Program Modules End
Sa 12/15 Last class meeting for Evening core classes
Sa 12/15 Undergraduate Resident Halls Close at 8:00 pm
WINTER 2013    
Th 1/3 Undergraduate Winter Session Begins; see UG on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
Th 1/17 Undergraduate Reading Day
F 1/18 Undergraduate Winter Session Final Exams held
M 1/21 Martin Luther King Holiday - No Winter classes
     
SPRING 2013    
T 1/15 Graduate Two Year Program Modules Begin
Th - Sa 1/17 - 1/19 Graduate Evening MBA Orientation
Sa 1/19 Graduate Orientation for Evening MBA, Certificate in Adv. Mgmt.,MSA, and MSMin Tech Eps Programs
Sa 1/19 Residence Halls open for Transfer and G.A.P students
Sa - M 1/19-1/21 Undergraduate Orientation for Transfer and G.A.P Students
M 1/21 Residence Halls open for Returning Undergraduates at 9:00 am
Tu 1/22 Undergraduate and Graduate Classes Begin
M 1/28 Undergraduate Add/Drop Ends
Tu 1/29 Graduate Add/Drop Ends
M 2/18 Presidents’ Day Holiday:  no day or evening classes
Tu 2/19 Babson Monday: follow Monday class schedule, No Tuesday classes
Tu 3/12 Graduate Elective "A" Session Courses End
W 3/13 Graduate Elective "B" Session Courses Begin
M - F 3/18-3/22 Spring Break Graduate and Undergraduate (5 days)
F 3/22 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Due from Faculty
Tu 3/26 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Sent to Students
W 4/3 Last day to withdraw from a Graduate course
Th 4/4 Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate course
M 4/15 Patriots’ Day Holiday: no day or evening classes
W 4/17 Babson Monday : follow Monday class schedule, No Wednesday classes
W 5/1 Last Class meeting for Graduate Electives and all Ugrad courses
Th 5/2 Make up Day  (or additional Reading Day)
Th  5/2 24 Hour Quiet Time begins on campus at 8 pm
F 5/3 Reading Day
Sa - Su 5/4-5/5 Undergraduate and Graduate Reading Days
M - F 5/6-5/10 Graduate Elective Finals
M - Sa 5/6-5/11 Undergraduate Final Exams
Sa 5/11 Last class meeting for Evening core classes
Sa 5/11 Undergraduate Residence Halls Close at 8:00 pm for Non-Graduating Students
F 5/17 Graduate Two Year Program Modules End
Sa 5/18 Commencement:  UG at 10:00 am; Grad at 2:30 pm; Seniors check out of Residence Halls by 8:00 pm.
     
SUMMER 2013    
T 5/14 Undergraduate Summer First Session and Full Summer Courses Begin; see Undergrad on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
F 5/17 Babson Monday (Undergrads): follow Monday class schedule, regularly scheduled Friday classes will also be meeting
M 5/20 Graduate Summer First Session Courses Begin; see Grad on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
R 5/23 Graduate One Year Program Modules Begin
M 5/27 Memorial Day: no day or evening classes
F 5/31 Babson Monday (Undergrads and Graduates): follow Monday class schedule, regularly scheduled Friday classes will also be meeting
Th 6/6 Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate course
Th 6/13 Last day to withdraw from a Summer First Session Graduate course (one meeting per week)
W 6/19 Last day to withdraw from a Summer First Session Graduate course (two meetings per week)
M-Tu 6/24- 6/25 Last day of Undergraduate Summer First Session class
M - Th 6/24-6/27 Last Summer First Session Graduate class for once a week elective courses
W, R 6/26, 6,27 Undergraduate Finals (2 days)
F​ ​6/28 ​Final Exams (MCE)
S​ ​6/29 Final Exams (OEM)​
M-Tu 7/1-7/2 Last Summer First Session Graduate class for twice a week elective courses
M, T, W, F 7/1-7/5 Graduate Finals for Summer First Session for once a week elective courses (7/1, 7/2, 7/3, 7/5)
W,F 7/3, 7/5 Graduate Finals for Summer First Session for twice a week elective courses
Th 7/4 4th of July: no day or evening classes
F 7/5 Grad Exams held for classes cancelled 4th of July (Thurs exams continue)
Sa​ ​7/6 ​Last Class Meeting for Evening Core Classes
M 7/8 Graduate Summer Second Session Courses Begin; see Grad on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines; UG second session classes begin
Th 8/1 Last day to withdraw from a Summer Second Session Graduate course one meeting per week
Th 8/1 Last day to withdraw from a Summer Second Session Undergraduate course
W 8/7 Last day to withdraw from a  Summer Second Session Graduate course two meeting per week
M - Th 8/12-8/15 Last Summer Second Session Graduate class for once a week elective courses
F 8/16 One Year Program Modules End
M - Tu 8/19-8/20 Last Summer Second Session Graduate class for twice a week elective courses
M-Tu 8/19 - 8/20  Last day of Undergraduate Summer Second Session class
M - Th 8/19-8/22 Graduate Finals for Summer Second Session for once a week elective courses
W - Th 8/21-8/22 Graduate Finals for Summer Second Session for twice a week elective courses
W- Th 8/21 - 8/22 Undergraduate Finals for Summer Second and Full Session classes
Sa​ ​8/24 ​Last Class Meeting for Evening Core Classes