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Babson College Academic Calendar 2013-2014

All dates subject to change.

Last Updated: Last Updated: July 30, 2014

FALL 2013    
Th 8/22 Graduate Two Year Program Orientation 
R - Sa 8/22- 8/24 Graduate Orientation for Evening MBA, Certificate in Adv. Mgmt., MSA
F 8/30 Undergraduate Orientation Begins; Residence Halls Open for New Undergraduates at 8:00 am
M 9/2 Labor Day: No classes
T 9/3 Residence Halls Open at 9:00 am for Returning Undergraduates
W 9/4 Undergraduate and Graduate Classes Begin
T 9/10 Undergraduate Add/Drop Ends
W 9/11 Graduate Add/Drop Ends
M 10/14 Columbus Day Holiday: No day or evening classes
F 10/25 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Due from Faculty
Tu 10/29 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Sent to Students
Tu 10/29 Graduate Elective "A" Session Courses End
W 10/30 Graduate Elective "B" Session Courses Begin
Th 11/14 Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate course
W 11/20 Last day to withdraw from a Graduate course
M - F 11/25-11/29 Undergraduate Thanksgiving Break (5 days)
W - F 11/27-11/29 Graduate Thanksgiving Break (starts Wednesday evening; no Grad evening classes)
W 12/11 Babson Monday: for UG Monday only once a week meeting
W 12/11 Last Class meeting for Graduate Electives and all Ugrad courses
W 12/11 24 Hour Quiet Time begins on campus at 8 pm
Th 12/12 Reading Day
F 12/13 Undergraduate and Graduate Exams
F 12/13 Graduate Two Year Program Modules End
Sa 12/14 Reading Day
Su 12/15 Reading Day
M - Th 12/16 - 12/19 Graduate Exams
M - F 12/16 - 12/20 Undergraduate Exams. Residence Halls close at 8pm on 12/20
Sa 12/21 Last Class meeting for Evening Core class
     
WINTER 2014    
F 1/3 Undergraduate Winter Session Begins; see UG on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
F 1/17 Undergraduate Reading Day
Sa 1/18 Undergraduate Winter Session Final Exams held
M 1/20 Martin Luther King Holiday - No Winter classes
     
SPRING 2014    
T 1/14 Graduate Two Year Program Modules Begin
R- Sa 1/16 - 1/18 Graduate Orientation for Evening MBA, Certificate in Adv. Mgmt.,MSA, and MSMin Tech Eps Programs
Sa 1/18 Residence Halls open for Transfer and G.A.P students
Sa - M 1/18-1/20 Undergraduate Orientation for Transfer and G.A.P Students
M 1/20 Residence Halls open for Returning Undergraduates at 9:00 am
Tu 1/21 Undergraduate and Graduate Classes Begin
M 1/27 Undergraduate Add/Drop Ends
Tu 1/28 Graduate Add/Drop Ends
M 2/17 Presidents’ Day Holiday:  no day or evening classes
Tu 2/18 Babson Monday: follow Monday class schedule, No Tuesday classes
Tu 3/11 Graduate Elective "A" Session Courses End
W 3/12 Graduate Elective "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
M 4/21 Patriots’ Day Holiday: no day or evening classes
W 4/23 Babson Monday : follow Monday class schedule, No Wednesday classes
W 4/30 Last Class meeting for Graduate Electives and Ugrad courses
Th 5/1 Make up Day  (or additional Reading Day)
Th 5/1 24 Hour Quiet Time begins on campus at 8 pm
F 5/2 Reading Day
Sa - Su 5/3-5/4 Undergraduate and Graduate Reading Days
M - Th 5/5-5/8 Graduate evening Finals
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 for Non-Graduating Students
Sa 5/10 Last Class meeting for Evening Core classes
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 2014    
M 5/19 Graduate Summer First Session Courses Begin; see Grad on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
Tu 5/20 Undergraduate Summer First Session and Full Session Courses Begin; see Undergrad on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
R 5/22 Graduate One Year Program Modules Begin
F 5/23 Babson Monday - Undergrads: follow Monday class schedule, regularly scheduled Friday classes will also be meeting
M 5/26 Memorial Day: no day or evening classes
F 5/30 Babson Monday - Undergrads and Graduates: follow Monday class schedule, regularly scheduled Friday classes will also be meeting
Th 6/12 Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate course
Th 6/12 Last day to withdraw from a Summer First Session Graduate course (one meeting per week)
W 6/18 Last day to withdraw from a Summer First Session Graduate course (two meetings per week)
M - Th 6/23-6/26 Last Summer First Session Graduate class for once a week evening courses
M-Tu 6/30-7/1 Last Summer First Session Graduate class for twice a week evening courses
M, T, W, R 6/30-7/3 Graduate evening Finals for Summer First Session for once a week courses (6/30, 7/1, 7/2, 7/3)
W, R 7/2, 7/3 Undergraduate Finals (2 days)
W, R 7/2, 7/3 Graduate evening Finals for Summer First Session for twice a week courses
F 7/4 4th of July: no day or evening classes
M 7/7 Graduate Summer Second Session Courses Begin; see Grad on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines; UG classes begin
Th 7/31 Last day to withdraw from a Summer Second Session Graduate course one meeting per week
Th 7/31 Last day to withdraw from a Summer Second Session Undergraduate course
W 8/6 Last day to withdraw from a  Summer Second Session Graduate course two meeting per week
M - Th 8/11-8/14 Last Summer Second Session Graduate class for once a week evening courses
F 8/15 One Year Program Modules End
M - Tu 8/18-8/19 Last Summer Second Session Graduate class for twice a week evening courses;
M-Tu 8/18 - 8/19 Last day of Undergraduate Summer Second Session class
M - Th 8/18-8/21 Graduate evening Finals for Summer Second Session for once a week courses
W - Th 8/20-8/21 Graduate evening Finals for Summer Second Session for twice a week courses;
W- Th 8/20 - 8/21 Undergraduate Finals for Summer Second Session and Full classes