Academic Calendar Spring Semester 2013

January 3 – May 1, 2013

(Printable Copy)

 

January 2

Athens Advisement and Registration (Wednesday)
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

January 3 Demorest Advisement and Registration (Thursday)
10 a.m.  - 6 p..m.
January 4

 First 8-week session Classes & 16 week classes begin

 

Important Dates/Deadlines (See Drop/Add & Withdrawal Dates below) 

January 21

Martin Luther King, Jr.Holiday (No day classes. Evening and Graduate Monday night classes must be made up. Instructors may elect to meet classes on this date with student agreement. Otherwise, classes must be made up at another time selected by instructor, possibly Friday evening or Saturday)

January 25

Deadline for submitting Applications for May Graduation (A late fee of $100.00 assessed on applications received after this date)

February 28-March 2

 2nd Session Evening & Graduate classes (Thursday, Friday evening & Saturday classes begin)

March 1

 Make-up date for evening classes cancelled due to inclement weather

Last Day to withdraw from 16 Weeks NURS Courses without Academic Penalty

March 4-8

 Spring Break – No Classes except Friday & Saturday 8-week evening classes will meet

March 11-13

 2nd Session Evening and Graduate Classes (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday Classes) begin

March 15 Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty - 16 Weeks
(Except NURS Courses)
March 18-28

Athens Advisement and Pre-Registration for Summer and Fall Semesters, 2013 (8-5 Mon-Fri)

March 29-30

Good Friday & Easter Holidays—College closed

Important Dates/Deadlines (See Drop/Add & Withdrawal Dates below) 

April 1

 Deadline for submitting Applications for July Graduation (APPLICATIONS RECEIVED AFTER THIS DATE WILL NOT BE PROCESSED UNTIL FALL SEMESTER WITH GRADUATION IN DECEMBER)

April 1-5

 Demorest Evening and Graduate Students Only: Advisement and Pre-Registration for Summer and Fall Semesters, 2013 (8-5, M-F)

April 8-15

Demorest Advisement and Pre-Registration for Summer and Fall Semesters, 2013

(Seniors-Monday, April 8; Juniors-Tuesday, April 9; Sophomores-Wednesday, April 10; Freshmen-Monday, April 15)

April 25-26

Capstone Presentations/Athens Campus

April 29-30

Capstone Presentations/Demorest Campus

April 29-May 1  Final Exams

 

May 2
 

 Baccalaureate. Thursday, May 2 @ 5:00 p.m., Piedmont College Center for Music and Worship. Undergraduates only—line up in hallway outside Registrar’s Office at 4:30 p.m. in cap and gown)

May 4  

 Commencement. Saturday, May 4. Graduate ceremony @ 10:00 a.m., Johnny Mize Athletic Center. Please arrive by 9:15 a.m.

Undergraduate ceremony @ 2:00 p.m., Johnny Mize Athletic Center. Please arrive by 1:15 p.m.

Spring, 2013
Demorest & Athens

Undergraduate Day Classes January 4 – May 1, 2013
No classes January 21, March 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, March 29
Drop/Add January 4-10; Last day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty March 15, 2013:
Last day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty (NURS Courses) March 1, 2013
Undergraduate Evening & Graduate Classes (Two 8-week sessions or one 16-week session)
8 Week Classes may NOT be added after 1st Class Meeting

First Session Dates: Friday, January 4 – Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Thurs. classes meet Jan.10, 17, 24, 31, Feb. 7, 14, 21; one additional class must be held on an alternate date
Fri. classes meet Jan. 4, 11, 18, 25, Feb. 1, 8, 15, 22
Sat. classes meet Jan. 5, 12, 19, 26, Feb. 2, 9, 16, 23
Mon. classes meet Jan. 7, 14, 21 (or makeup night), 28, Feb. 4, 11, 18, 25
Tues. classes meet Jan. 8, 15, 22, 29, Feb. 5, 12, 19, 26
Wed. classes meet Jan. 9, 16, 23, 30, Feb. 6, 13, 20, 27
Drop/Add January 5-10; Last day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty January 31, 2013

Second Session Dates: Thursday, February 28 – Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Thurs. classes meet Feb. 28, Mar. 14, 21, 28, Apr. 4, 11, 18, 25 (No classes March 7)
Fri. classes meet Mar. 1, 8, 15, 22, Apr. 5, 12, 19, 26 (No classes March 29)
Sat. classes meet Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23, Apr. 6, 13, 20, 27 (No classes March 30)
Mon. classes meet Mar. 11, 18, 25, Apr. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 (No classes March 4)
Tues. classes meet Mar. 12, 19, 26, Apr. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 (No classes March 5)
Wed. classes meet Mar. 13, 20, 27, Apr. 3, 10, 17, 24, May 1 (No classes March 6)
Drop/Add Feb. 28-Mar. 1, 11-14; Last day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty April 1, 2013

Grades due in Registrar’s Office 48 hours after final exam; Grades for graduating students must be turned in NO LATER than 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 2, 2013. Please make arrangements with graduating students to have finals early if necessary in order to submit grades on time!