10. Academic Calendar

10. Academic Calendar


Academic Year 2013-2014

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SUMMER TERM (2013)
Hebrew Placement Exam 9:00am May 28
Greek Placement Exam 9:00am June 27
Hebrew Placement Exam 11:00am June 27
Hebrew OT 011
  July 1 -July 25
Independence Day Holiday   July 4
Hebrew OT 012
  August 1 - August 27
Greek NT 011a
  July 24 - August 27
Registration Deadline for D.Min. Modules   July 15
English Bible Assessment, new students
 

July 30 -
August 28

D.Min. Orientation Module
  August 5-9
Class Days for D.Min. Core Modules   August 12-16
Class Days for D.Min. Concentration Modules   August 19-23

 

Fall Semester (2013)
Student Orientation, new and reinstating students   August 28
Greek Placement Exam 9:00am August 29
Hebrew Placement Exam 11:00am August 29
New student meetings with faculty advisors   August 29-30
English Bible Exam   August 29
Registration for Fall Semester, new students   August 29-30, September 3-4
Research & Writing Orientation   September 4
First day of classes 8:30am September 5
Convocation
September 11
Final date to drop/add a Fall Semester course   September 16
M.A.R. Summative Evaluation Experience   October 17-18
Preaching Conference   October 22-23
Registration for Winter Term and Spring Semester, returning students   November 11-22
Final date to withdraw from a Fall Semester course   November 14
English Bible Exam   November 15
Completed D.Min. projects to the Academic Affairs Office for current year graduation   November 15
Last day of classes. Papers in M.A.C., M.A.U.M., M.A.R. and M.Div. courses due 10:00am November 27
Thanksgiving Holiday   November 28-29
Reading Period   December 2-4
Fall Semester exams
December 5-13
Papers in Th.M. and Ph.D. courses due 10:00am  December 9
Winter vacation begins   December 14

 

Winter Term (2014)
Greek Placement Exam 9:00am January 2
Hebrew Placement Exam 11:00am January 2
English Bible Assessment, (new students)
January 2-30
First day of classes
8:30am January 3
Registration for Winter Term, new and reinstating students   January 3
Completed Ph.D. dissertations due to the Academic Affairs Office for current year graduation    January 15
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday   January 20
Final date to withdraw from a Winter Term course
(Month-long courses only, specific dates for other courses to be determined)
  January 22
Last day of classes   January 27
Reading Period   January 28
Greek Placement Exam 9:00am  January 28
Hebrew Placement Exam
11:00am January 28
English Bible Exam
January 28
Winter Term exams   January 29

 

Spring Semester (2014)
Student Orientation & Registration for Spring Semester, new and reinstating students

January 30
Research & Writing Orientation

January 31
First day of classes
8:30am February 3
Convocation   February 5
Missions Conference   February 10-14
Final date to drop/add a Spring Semester course   February 12
Completed Th.M. theses due to the Academic Affairs Office for current year graduation   March 3
M.A.R. Summative Evaluation Experience   March 13-14
Final date for advisor to report on D.Min. projects and Ph.D. Dissertations   April 1
Registration for Summer Term and Fall Semester (2014-2015), returning students   April 7-18
Final date to withdraw from a Spring Semester course   April 14
Spring vacation; Monday, April 21 evening classes are held as scheduled   April 14-21
English Bible Exam   April 25
Approved versions of D.Min. projects and Ph.D. dissertations due   May 1
Final date for advisor to report on Th.M. theses   May 1
Last day of classes. Papers in M.A.C., M.A.U.M., M.A.R., and M.Div. courses due 10:00am May 9
Reading period   May 12-14
Spring Semester Exams   May 15-23
Approved versions of Th.M. theses due 
May 15
Papers in Th.M. and Ph.D. courses due 10:00am May 19
Eighty-fifth commencement   May 29

 

Academic Year 2014-2015*

*subject to change

Summer Term (2014)
Hebrew Placement Exam  9:00am June 2
Greek Placement Exam  9:00am June 26
Hebrew Placement Exam 11:00am June 26
Hebrew OT 011, specific dates to be determined
July/August
Independence Day Holiday
July 4
Hebrew OT 012, specific dates to be determined
July/August
Greek NT 011a, specific dates to be determined
July/August
Registration Deadline for D.Min. Modules
July 15
English Bible Assessment (new students)

July 30 through
August 27

D.Min. Orientation Module   August 4-8
Class Days for D.Min. Core Modules
August 11-15
Class Days for D.Min. Concentration Modules
 August 18-22

 

Fall Semester (2014)
Student Orientation, new and reinstating students
August 27
Greek Placement Exam 9:00am August 28
Hebrew Placement Exam 11:00am August 28
New student meetings with faculty advisors
August 28-29
English Bible Exam
August 28
Registration for the Fall Semester, new students

August 28-29, September 2-3
Research & Writing Orientation   September 3
First day of classes
8:30am September 4
Convocation   September 10
Final date to drop/add a Fall Semester course
September 15
M.A.R. Summative Evaluation Experience
October 16-17
Registration for Winter Term and Spring Semester, returning students
November 3-14
Final date to withdraw from a Fall Semester course
November 13
English Bible Exam
November 14
Completed D.Min. projects to the Academic Affairs Office for current year graduation
  November 17
Last day of classes. Papers in M.A.C., M.A.U.M., M.A.R. and M.Div. courses due
10:00am November 26
Thanksgiving Holiday
November 27-28
Reading period
December 1-3
Fall Semester exams
December 4-12
Papers in Th.M. and Ph.D. courses due
10:00am December 8
Winter Vacation begins
December 13

 

Winter Term (2015)
English Bible Assessment (new students)
January 2-29
Greek Placement Exam 9:00am January 2
Hebrew Placement Exam 11:00am  January 2
First day of classes
8:30am January 5
Registration for Winter Term, new students and reinstating students
January 5
Completed Ph.D. dissertations to the Academic
Affairs Office for current year graduation

January 15
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday
January 19
Final date to withdraw from a Winter Term course (Month-long courses only, specific dates for other courses to be determined)   January 21
Last day of classes
January 27
Reading Period
January 28
English Bible Exam

January 28
Greek Placement Exam 9:00am
January 28
Hebrew Placement Exam 11:00am January 28
Winter Term exams   January 29

 

Spring Semester (2015)
Student Orientation & Registration for Spring Semester, new and reinstating students

January 29
Research & Writing Orientation

January 30
First day of classes
8:30am
February 2
Convocation   February 4
Missions Conference   February 9-13
Final date to drop/add a Spring Semester course
February 11
Completed Th.M. thesis due to the Academic Affairs Office for current year graduation   March 2
M.A.R. Summative Evaluation Experience
March 12-13
Spring vacation; Monday, April 6 evening classes held as scheduled   March 28-April 6
Final date for advisor to report on D.Min projects and Ph.D. Dissertations

April 1
Registration for Summer Term and Fall Semester (2015-2016), returning students

April 7-17
Final date to withdraw from a Spring Semester course
April 7
English Bible Exam
April 10
Approved versions of D.Min. projects and Ph.D. dissertations due   May 1
Final date for advisor to report on Th.M. theses
May 1
Last day of classes. Papers in M.A.C., M.A.U.M., M.A.R., and M.Div. courses due 10:00am May 8
Reading period
May 11-13
Spring Semester exams
May 14-22
Approved versions of Th.M. theses due   May 15
Papers in Th.M. and Ph.D. courses due 10:00am May 18
Eighty-sixth commencement
May 28