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ARCHIVED 2006-2007 Graduate Catalog 
    
ARCHIVED 2006-2007 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar


Summer 2006

May 8-23   Monday-Tuesday   Mini-session (Drop/Add period for Mini session end on the second day of the class; automatic “W” period ends on the 6th day of class)
May 8-July 5   Monday-Wednesday   Assisted Registration for Asheville classes, WCU office, 120 Karpen Hall, UNCA (8 AM-5 PM)
May 31   Wednesday   Registration in Cullowhee (8 AM-7 PM)
May 31-June 5   Wednesday-Monday   Online Registration and Drop/Add continues (8 AM-7 PM)
June 1   Thursday   Classes begin (8 AM)
June 1-August 4   Thursday-Friday   Summer session (ten-week session)
June 1-July 3   Thursday-Monday   First summer session
July 4   Tuesday   Independence Day holiday
July 5   Wednesday   Registration (8 AM-7 PM)
July 5   Wednesday.   Classes begin (8 AM)
July 6-7   Thursday-Friday   Online registration and drop/add continues (8 AM -7 PM/5 PM on Fri.)
July 5-August 4   Wednesday-Friday   Second summer session
August 4   Friday   Commencement (7 PM)
PLEASE NOTE:   Final Exams   Final Exams will be given during the last meeting of each course

Fall 2006

August 17   Thursday   Registration in Asheville, Karpen Hall, UNCA (4:30-6:30 PM)
August 19   Saturday   Textbooks issued, Bookstore (8 AM - 5 PM)
August 20   Sunday   Residence halls open for all students (10 AM)
August 20   Sunday   Textbooks issued, Bookstore (1-5 PM)
August 22   Tuesday   Orientation for new graduate students (10 AM - 3 PM)
August 21-24   Monday-Thursday   Textbooks issued, Bookstore (8 AM-7 PM)
August 23   Wednesday   Classes begin (8 AM)
August 25   Friday   Textbooks issued, Bookstore (8 AM - 6 PM)
August 22-29   Tuesday - Tuesday   Registration and drop/add for all students
August 23   Wednesday   All classes begin (8 AM)
August 26   Saturday   Textbooks issued, Bookstore (10 AM - 4 PM)
August 29   Tuesday   All Drop/Add activities close (7 PM)
August 30   Wednesday   Begin period for drop with an automatic grade of “W”
September 4   Monday   Labor Day holiday
October 14   Saturday   Homecoming
October 16   Monday   Last day to drop any course with an automatic grade of “W” (7 PM)
October 18-22   Wednesday-Sunday   Fall Break
October 20   Friday   Last day for students completing programs in May to file degree application in dean’s office
October 23   Monday   Academic advisement and registration for spring semester begins
October 30   Monday   Web Registration begins
November 17   Friday   Last day for completed theses/dissertations to be submitted to the Graduate School for students completing degree requirements in December
November 22-26   Wednesday-Sunday   Thanksgiving holiday
November 27   Monday   Last day for written results of comprehensive examination(s) to be submitted to the Graduate School for students completing degree requirements in December
November 28   Tuesday   Last day to withdraw from a course for mental health, medical, legal, or administrative reasons (5 PM)
December 5   Tuesday   Reading Day (no classes)
December 8   Friday   Last day of regular class meetings
December 9-15   Saturday-Friday   Final examinations for all classes/semester ends
December 15   Friday   Residence halls close for break (5 PM)
December 16   Saturday   Commencement (2 PM)
December 17   Sunday   Holiday begins  

Spring 2007

January 4   Thursday   Registration in Asheville , Karpen Hall, UNCA (4:30-6:30 PM)
January 5   Friday   Residence halls open for all students (9 AM)
January 5   Friday   Registration and drop/add for all students (8 AM- 5 PM)
January 5   Friday   Textbooks issued, Bookstore (8 AM-5 PM)
January 6   Saturday   Textbooks issued, Bookstore (10 AM - 5 PM)
January 7   Sunday   Textbooks issued, Bookstore (1-6 PM)  
January 8   Monday   All classes begin (8 AM)
January 8-12   Monday-Friday   Late registration and drop/add
January 8-11   Monday-Thursday   Textbooks issued, Bookstore (8 AM-7 PM)
January 12   Friday   Textbooks issued, Bookstore (8 AM - 6 PM)
January 12   Friday   All registration and drop/add activities for all students close (5 PM)
January 13   Saturday   Textbook issued, Bookstore (10 AM - 5 PM)
January 15   Monday   Martin Luther King Jr. birthday holiday
January 16   Tuesday   Begin period of drop with an automatic grade of “W”
March 1   Thursday   Last day to drop a course with an automatic grade of “W” (7 PM)
March 5-9   Monday-Friday   Spring holiday
March 12   Monday   Last day for students completing programs in summer/fall to file degree application in dean’s office
March 19   Monday   Academic advising and registration for summer and fall semester begins
March 26   Monday   Web registration begins
April 5-8   Thursday-Sunday   Easter holiday
April 11   Wednesday   Last day for completed theses/dissertations to be submitted to the Graduate School for students completing degree requirements in May
April 23   Monday   Last day for written results of comprehensive examination(s) to be submitted to the Graduate School for students completing degree requirements in May
April 23   Monday   Last day to withdraw from a course for mental health, medical, legal, or administrative reasons (7 PM)
April 24   Tuesday   Reading Day (no classes)
April 27   Friday   Last day of regular class meetings
April 28-May 4   Saturday-Friday   Final examinations for all classes/semester ends
May 4   Friday   Residence halls close (5 PM)
May 5   Saturday   Commencement (2 PM)  

Summer 2007

May 7-22   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 7-July 5   Monday-Thursday.   Assisted Registration for Asheville classes, WCU office, 120 Karpen Hall, UNCA (8 AM-5 PM)
May 31   Thursday   Registration (8 AM - 7 PM)
May 31-June 5   Thursday - Tuesday   Online Registration and Drop/Add continues (8 AM - 7 PM)
June 1   Friday   Classes begin (8 AM)
June 1-August 3   Friday-Friday   Summer session (ten-week session)
June 1- July 3   Friday-Tuesday   First summer session
July 4   Wednesday   Independence Day holiday
July 5   Thursday   Registration (8 AM- 7 PM)
July 5   Thursday   Classes begin for second summer session
July 5-August 3   Thursday-Friday   Second summer session
July 6 & 9   Friday & Monday   Online registration and drop/add continues (8 AM - 7 PM)
July 13   Friday   Last day for completed theses/dissertations to be submitted to the Graduate School for students completing degree requirements in August
July 16   Monday   Last day for written results of comprehensive examination(s) to be submitted to the Graduate School for students completing degree requirements in August
August 3   Friday   Commencement (7 PM)
PLEASE NOTE:   Final Exams   Final Exams will be given during the last meeting of each course