9. Academic Calendar

9. Academic Calendar


Academic Year 2011-2012

*for deadlines for Financial Aid applications please refer to the Loan Application Submission Deadlines or the Scholarship Application Submissions Deadlines sections.

SUMMER TERM (2011)
Greek Placement Exam 9:00am June 27
Hebrew Placement Exam 11:00am June 27
Hebrew OT 011, specific dates to be determined   June/July
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 for D.Min. Orientation Module   July 15
D.Min. Orientation Module   August 8-12
Registration for D.Min. Core Modules   July 15
Class Days for D.Min. Core Modules   August 15-19
Registration for D.Min. Concentration Modules   July 15
Class Days for D.Min. Concentration Modules   August 22-26

 

Fall Semester (2011)
Orientation for New Students   August 31
Greek Placement Exam 9:00am September 1
Hebrew Placement Exam 11:00am September 1
New student meetings with faculty advisors   September 1-2
English Bible Assessment/English Bible Exam   September 1-2
Registration for the Fall Semester, new students   September 1-2, 6-7
Classes begin 8:30am September 8
Eighty-third convocation 10:10am September 8
Final date to add a Fall Semester course   September 19
M.A.R. Summative Evaluation Experience   October 20-21
Registration for Winter Term and Spring Semester, returning students   November 7-18
Final date to withdraw from a Fall Semester course   November 16
English Bible Exam   November 18
Thanksgiving Holiday   November 24-25
Last day of classes. Papers in M.A.B.C., M.A.U.M., M.A.R. and M.Div. courses due 10:00am December 2
Reading period   December 5-7
Fall Semester exams   December 8-16
Papers in Th.M. and Ph.D. courses due 10:00am December 12
Completed D.Min. projects to the Academic Affairs Office for current year graduation   December 15
Winter vacation begins   December 17

 

Winter Term (2012)
Greek Placement Exam 9:00am January 3
Hebrew Placement Exam 11:00am January 3
Winter Term Begins 8:30am January 4
Registration for Winter Term, new students   January 4
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday   January 16
Completed Ph.D. dissertations to the Academic
Affairs Office for current year graduation
  January 17
Final date to withdraw from a Winter Term course
(Applies only to courses that are four weeks in length)
  January 17
Last day of classes   January 27
Reading Period   January 30
English Bible Assessment/English Bible Exam   January 30
Winter Term exams   January 31

 

Spring Semester (2012)
Greek placement exam 9:00am January 31
Hebrew placement exam 11:00am January 31
Orientation/Registration for the Spring Semester (new students)   February 1
Spring Semester begins, 8:30am   February 2
Final date to drop/add a Spring Semester course   February 13
M.A.R. Summative Evaluation Experience   March 15-16
Spring vacation; Monday, April 9 evening classes held as scheduled   March 31 - April 9
Registration for Summer Term and Fall Semester (2012-2013), returning students   April 9-20
Final date for advisor to report on D.Min projects and Ph.D. Dissertations   April 2
Final date for presentation of Th.M. theses to the Academic Affairs Office for current year graduation   April 2
Final date to withdraw from a Spring Semester course   April 11
English Bible exam   April 13
Approved versions of D.Min. projects and Ph.D. dissertations due   May 1
Final date for advisor to report on Th.M. theses   May 4
Last day of classes. Papers in M.A., M.A.R., and M.Div. courses due 10:00am May 4
Reading period   May 7-9
Spring Semester Exams   May 10-18
Papers in Th.M and Ph.D. courses due 10:00am May 14
Approved versions of Th.M. theses due   May 14
Eighty-third commencement   May 24

 

Academic Year 2012-2013*

*subject to change

Summer Term (2012)
Hebrew Placement Exam   9:00am May 291
Greek Placement Exam   9:00am July 2
Hebrew Placement Exam  11:00am July 2
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 for D.Min. Orientation Module
July 13
D.Min. Orientation Module
August 6-10
Registration for D.Min. Core Modules
July 13
Class Days for D.Min. Core Modules
August 13-17
Registration for D.Min. Concentration Modules
July 13
Class Days for D.Min. Concentration Modules
August 20-24

 

Fall Semester (2012)
Orientation for New Students
August 29
Greek Placement Exam 9:00am August 30
Hebrew Placement Exam 11:00am August 30
New student meetings with faculty advisors
August 30-31
English Bible Assessment/English Bible Exam
August 30
Registration for the Fall Semester, new students
August 30-31, September 4-5
Classes begin 8:30am September 6
Eighty-fourth convocation 10:10am September 13
Final date to add a Fall Semester course
September 17
M.A.R. Summative Evaluation Experience
October 11-12
Registration for Winter Term and Spring Semester, returning students
November 5-16
Final date to withdraw from a Fall Semester course
November 14
English Bible Exam
November 15
Thanksgiving Holiday
November 22-23
Last day of classes. Papers in M.A.B.C., M.A.U.M., M.A.R. and M.Div. courses due 10:00am December 7
Reading period
December 10-12
Fall Semester exams
December 13-21
Papers in Th.M. and Ph.D. courses due 10:00am December 17
Completed D.Min. projects to the Academic Affairs Office for current year graduation
December 17
Winter vacation begins
December 24

 

Winter Term (2013)
Greek Placement Exam 9:00am January 3
Hebrew Placement Exam 11:00am January 3
Winter Term Begins 8:30am January 4
Registration for Winter Term, new students
January 4
Completed Ph.D. dissertations to the Academic
Affairs Office for current year graduation

January 15
Final date to withdraw from a Winter Term course
(Applies only to courses that are four weeks in length)

January 18
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday   January 21
Last day of classes
January 26
Reading Period
January 28
English Bible Assessment/English Bible Exam
January 28
Winter Term exams
January 29

 

Spring Semester (2013)
Greek placement exam 9:00am February 4
Hebrew placement exam 11:00am February 4
Orientation/Registration for the Spring Semester (new students)
February 5
Spring Semester begins, 8:30am
February 7
Final date to drop/add a Spring Semester course
February 18
M.A.R. Summative Evaluation Experience
March 21-22
Spring vacation; Monday, April 1 evenign classes held as scheduled
March 25 - April 1
Final date for advisor to report on D.Min projects and Ph.D. Dissertations
April 2
Final date for presentation of Th.M. theses to the Academic Affairs Office for current year graduation
April 2
Registration for Summer Term and Fall Semester (2013-2014), returning students   April 11-19
Final date to withdraw from a Spring Semester course
April 17
English Bible exam
April 5
Approved versions of D.Min. projects and Ph.D. dissertations due
May 1
Final date for advisor to report on Th.M. theses
May 3
Last day of classes. Papers in M.A., M.A.R., and M.Div. courses due 10:00am May 3
Reading period
May 6-8
Spring Semester Exams
May 9-17
Papers in Th.M and Ph.D. courses due 10:00am May 13
Approved versions of Th.M. theses due
May 13
Eighty-fourth commencement
May 23

 

1Hebrew Language Placement Exam added to occur prior to the Summer Hebrew 3 course.