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Western Carolina University    
 
    
 
  Jul 23, 2017
 
ARCHIVED 2010-2011 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

2010-2011 Academic Calendar



Fall 2010

 August 19   Thursday   Freshman Orientation
 August 19   Thursday   Asheville Registration, Karpen Hall, UNCA (4:00 - 6:30 PM)
 August 20   Friday    Residence Halls Open (New Students)
 August 20   Friday   Transfer Orientation
 August 21   Saturday   Residence Halls Open (All Students)
 August 23   Monday   All Classes Begin (8:00 AM)

 August 23 -
 September 3

  Monday - Friday   Instructor initiated course drop and required course attendance grading in affect
for all students
 September 3   Friday    University Census Day (5:00 PM)
 September 3   Friday   Deadline to Complete On-line Application to Graduate in Fall 2010
 September 6   Monday   Labor Day (No classes)
 September 27   Monday   Fifth Week Grades Due (5:00 PM)
 October 9   Saturday   Homecoming
 October 14-19   Thursday -Tuesday   Fall Break
 November 3   Wednesday    Advising Day (No classes or faculty meetings)
 November 3   Wednesday   Graduation Fair
 November 4   Thursday    Priority Registration begins
 November 5   Friday   Last day to drop a course with a “W” (5:00 PM)
 November 11   Thursday   On-line Graduation Application Opens for Spring 2011
 November 11-19   Thursday-Friday   Early Registration
 November 24-28   Wednesday-Sunday   Thanksgiving
 December 3   Friday   Last day for a medical, mental health, legal, or administrative withdrawal (5 :00 PM)
 December 10   Friday   Last Day of Classes
 December 11-17   Saturday-Friday   Final Exams
 December 18   Saturday   Commencement (2:00 PM) Ramsey Center
 December 20   Monday   All Grades Due (10:00 AM) Ramsey Center

 Spring 2011

 January 6   Thursday   Asheville Registration, Karpen Hall, UNCA (4:00 - 6:30 PM)
 January 7   Friday   Residence Halls Open
 January 7   Friday    Orientation
 January 10   Monday   All Classes Begin (8:00 AM)
 January 10-21   Monday - Friday   Instructor initiated course drop and required course attendance grading in affect
for all students
 January 17   Monday   Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday (No Classes)
 January 24   Monday   Deadline to Complete On-line Application to Graduate in Spring 2011
 January 24   Monday    University Census Day (5:00 PM)
 February 14   Monday    Fifth Week Grades Due (5:00 PM)
 February 22   Tuesday    Advising Day (No classes or faculty meetings)
 February 23   Wednesday    Priority Registration Begins
 February 28-
 March 4
  Monday -Friday   Spring Break
 March 14   Monday    On-line Graduation Application Opens for Summer 2011 and Fall 2011
 March 14-21   Monday-Monday    Early Registration Begins
 March 17   Thursday    Last Day to drop a course with a “W” (5:00 PM)
 April 20-22   Wednesday-Friday   Break
 April 26   Tuesday   Last day for a medical, mental health, legal, or administrative withdrawal (5 :00 PM)
 April 29   Friday   Last Day of Classes
 April 30 -May 6   Saturday-Friday   Final Exams
 May 6   Friday  

COMMENCEMENT (Graduate Students) 7:00 pm Ramsey Center

 May 7   Saturday  

COMMENCEMENT (Colleges of Arts & Sciences, Education & Allied Professions, Fine & Performing Arts) 10:00 am Ramsey Center

COMMENCEMENT (College of Business, Health & Human Sciences, Kimmel School) 3:30 pm Ramsey Center

 May 9   Monday   All Grades Due (10:00 AM)

 Summer 2011

NOTE: Pay close attention to start and end dates of various summer courses. Summer Session Term dates can be found on the Registrar’s web page.

 May 9-24   Monday-Tuesday   Mini-session (Drop/Add period for the mini-session ends on the second day of the class.  Automatic “W” period ends on the 6th day of class)
 May 9-July 7   Monday-Thursday   Assisted Registration for Asheville,120 Karpen Hall, UNCA (8 AM-5 PM)
 May 30-31   Monday-Tuesday   Registration in Cullowhee
 June 1   Wednesday   Classes begin for 9 and First 4.5 week term (8 AM)
 June 1-
 August 5
  Wednesday-Friday   9 Week Summer Term
 June 1- June 30   Wednesday-Thursday   First 4.5 Week Summer Term
 July 1   Friday   Registration in Cullowhee (No classes)
 July 4   Monday   Independence Day
 July 5-
 August 5
  Tuesday-Friday   Second 4.5 Week Term classes begin (8 AM)
 Varied Dates   Last day of each course  

Final Exams

 



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