Samford University

Academic Calendar - Fall Semester 2015

Fall Semester 2015 - Undergraduate Day and most Graduate Programs
TBA Payment due date for students who have registered*
August 14 Advising, registration, and payment for students not registered
August 17  Classes begin (Monday)
August 18 University Convocation
August 21 Last day to add or drop a Fall course(s)
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 Midterm Web Grading Opens
October 1 Deadline for Application for Undergraduate Degree for Spring 2016
October 9 Deadline for faculty to submit Midterm grades for Freshmen;
Online Web Grading Closes (Deadline subject to change)
October 12-13  Fall Break (no classes meet) 
October 19 Registration begins for Jan Term and Spring Semester (Monday)
(NOTE: Registration continues until the last day to add/drop for each term.)
November 6 Last day to withdraw from a Fall course(s) OR to completely withdraw from ALL Fall courses without ACADEMIC penalty
November 6 Deadline to submit Pass/Fail form for a course being taken in the current semester 
November 23-27  Thanksgiving Break (full week; no classes meet; University closed November 26-27)  
December 3 Classes end (Thursday)
December 4 Study Day (Friday)
December 7-10 Final Examinations (Monday-Thursday)
December 12  Fall Commencement (Saturday) 


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