Samford University


Academic Calendar - Fall Semester 2015

Fall Semester 2015 - Undergraduate Day and All Graduate Programs
Law & 4th-Year Pharmacy
August 17 Payment due date for students who have registered*
August 17 Classes begin
August 18 University Convocation
August 21 Last day for Add/Drop
August 21 Deadline to submit Course Repeat form in semester repeated course is taken
September 7 Labor Day Holiday (University closed; no classes meet)
September 28 Deadline for Application for Undergraduate Degree in Spring 2016
September 28 Midterm Grading Opens
October 9 Midterm Grading Closes
October 12-13 Fall Break (no classes meet)
October 19 Registration for Spring Semester and May Term
(NOTE: Registration continues until the last day to add/drop for each term.)
November 11

Last day to withdraw from a Fall course(s) OR to completely withdraw from ALL Fall courses without ACADEMIC penalty

November 11 Deadline to submit Pass/Fail form for a course being taken in the current semester 
November 23-27 Thanksgiving Break (no classes meet; University closed November 26-27) 
December 4 Classes end (Friday)
December 7 Study Day for Final Exams (Monday)
December 8-11 Final Exams
December 12 Fall Commencement (Saturday)
December 16 Final Grades Due


*Important Note: Students who register AFTER the payment due date MUST make their payments IMMEDIATELY upon registration

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