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Babson College Academic Calendar 2014-2015

All dates subject to change.

Last Updated: April 18, 2014

FALL 2014
F 8/29 Undergraduate Orientation Begins; Residence Halls Open for New Undergraduates at 8:00 am
M 9/1 Labor Day: No classes
T 9/2 Residence Halls Open at 9:00 am for Returning Undergraduates
W 9/3 Undergraduate and Returning Graduate * Classes Begin
T 9/9 Undergraduate Add/Drop Ends
W 9/10 Graduate Add/Drop Ends
M 10/13 Columbus Day Holiday: No day or evening classes
F 10/24 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Due from Faculty
Tu 10/28 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Sent to Students
Tu 10/28 Graduate Elective "A" Session Courses End
W 10/29 Graduate Elective "B" Session Courses Begin
Th 11/13 Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate course
W 11/19 Last day to withdraw from a Graduate course
M - F 11/24 - 11/28 Undergraduate Thanksgiving Break (5 days)
W - F 11/26-11/28 Graduate Thanksgiving Break (starts Wednesday evening; no Grad evening classes)
W 12/10 Babson Monday: for UG Monday only once a week meeting
W 12/10 Last Class meeting for Graduate Electives and Ugrad courses
F 12/12 Graduate Two Year Program Modules End
Th 12/11 Reading Day
Th 12/11 24 Hour Quiet Time begins on campus at 8 pm
F 12/12 Undergraduate and Graduate Exams
Sa 12/13 Reading Day
Su 12/14 Reading Day
M - Th 12/15 - 12/18 Graduate Exams
M - F 12/15 - 12/19 Undergraduate Exams
Sa 12/20 Last Class meeting for Evening Core Class
     
WINTER 2015
Su 1/4 Residence Halls open for Winter Session
Mon 1/5 Undergraduate Winter Session Begins; see UG on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
Tu 1/13 Graduate Two Year Program Modules Begin
Sa - Su 1/17 - 1/18 Undergraduate Reading Day
M 1/19 Undergraduate Winter Session Final Exams held
M 1/19 Martin Luther King Holiday - No Winter classes
     
SPRING 2015
Su 1/18 Residence Halls open for Transfer and G.A.P students
Su - M 1/18 - 1/19 Undergraduate Orientation for Transfer and G.A.P Students
M 1/19 Residence Halls open for Returning Undergraduates at 9:00 am
Tu 1/20 Undergraduate and Graduate Classes Begin
M 1/26 Undergraduate Add/Drop Ends
Tu 1/27 Graduate Add/Drop Ends
M 2/16 Presidents’ Day Holiday:  no day or evening classes
Tu 2/17 Babson Monday: follow Monday class schedule, No Tuesday classes
Tu 3/10 Graduate Elective "A" Session Courses End
W 3/11 Graduate Elective "B" Session Courses Begin
M - F 3/16 - 3/20 Spring Break Graduate and Undergraduate (5 days)
F 3/20 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Due from Faculty
Tu 3/24 Undergraduate Mid-Semester Warnings Sent to Students
W 4/1 Last day to withdraw from a Graduate course
Th 4/2 Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate course
M 4/20 Patriots’ Day Holiday: no day or evening classes
W 4/22 Babson Monday: follow Monday class schedule, No Wednesday classes
W 4/29 Last Class meeting for Graduate Electives and Ugrad Courses
Th 4/30 Make up Day  (or additional Reading Day)
Th 4/30 24 Hour Quiet Time begins on campus at 8 pm
F 5/1 Reading Day
Sa - Su 5/2- 5/3 Undergraduate and Graduate Reading Days
M - Th 5/4-5/7 Graduate evening Finals
M - F 5/4-5/8 Graduate day courses Final Exams
M - Sa 5/4-5/9 Undergraduate Final Exams
Sa 5/9 Undergraduate Residence Halls Close at 8:00 pm for Non-Graduating Students
Sa 5/9 Last Class meeting for Evening Core Classes
F 5/15 Graduate Two Year Program Modules End
Sa 5/16 Commencement:  UG at 10:00 am; Grad at 2:30 pm; Seniors check out of Residence Halls by 8:00 pm.
     
SUMMER 2015
M 5/18 Graduate Summer First Session Courses Begin; see Grad on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
Tu 5/19 Undergraduate Summer First Session and Full Session Courses Begin; see Undergrad on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines
R 5/21 Graduate One Year Program Modules Begin
F 5/22 Babson Monday - Undergrads: follow Monday class schedule, regularly scheduled Friday classes will also be meeting
M 5/25 Memorial Day: no day or evening classes
F 5/29 Babson Monday - Undergrads and Graduates: follow Monday class schedule, regularly scheduled Friday classes will also be meeting
Th 6/11 Last day to withdraw from an Undergraduate course
Th 6/11 Last day to withdraw from a Summer First Session Graduate course (one meeting per week)
W 6/17 Last day to withdraw from a Summer First Session Graduate course (two meetings per week)
M - Th 6/22-6/25 Last Summer First Session Graduate class for once a week evening courses
M-Tu 6/29-6/30 Last Summer First Session Graduate class for twice a week evening courses
M, T, W, R 6/29 - 7/2 Graduate evening Finals for Summer First Session for once a week courses
W, R 7/1, 7/2 Undergraduate Finals (2 days)
W, R 7/1, 7/2 Graduate evening Finals for Summer First Session for twice a week courses
M 7/6 Graduate Summer Second Session Courses Begin; see Grad on-line Registration Guide for add/drop deadlines; UG classes begin
Th 7/30 Last day to withdraw from a Summer Second Session Graduate course one meeting per week
Th 7/30 Last day to withdraw from a Summer Second Session Undergraduate course
W 8/5 Last day to withdraw from a  Summer Second Session Graduate course two meeting per week
M - Th 8/10-8/13 Last Summer Second Session Graduate class for once a week evening courses
F 8/14 One Year Program Modules End
M - Tu 8/17-8/18 Last Summer Second Session Graduate class for twice a week evening courses;
M-Tu 8/17 - 8/18 Last day of Undergraduate Summer Second Session class
M - Th 8/17-8/20 Graduate evening Finals for Summer Second Session for once a week courses
W - Th 8/19-8/20 Graduate evening Finals for Summer Second Session for twice a week courses;
W- Th 8/19 - 8/20 Undergraduate Finals for Summer and Full Session Second Session class
  * Incoming graduate students should confirm their program start date with the Office of Program Management, 781-239-4474