Academics

ACADEMICS

CDSP Academic Calendar 2018-2019

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Fall Semester, 2018

Aug 13-31 (M-F) General Registration for Fall 2018   
August 31 (Fri) Last Day to Register for Fall 2018 (without a late fee)    
Sept 1-14 (Sa-F)

Late Registration for Fall 2018 (with late fee)

Add/Drop (Enrollment Change) period (without fee)  

September 3 (Mon) Labor Day: Academic and Administrative holiday; Library closed
September 4 (Tue) Fall Semester 2018 begins at CDSP & GTU    
September 14 (Fri)

Last day for making Fall Enrollment Changes without fee

Last day to make Enrollment Changes Online   

September 17 (Mon) Changes in Enrollment using paper forms begins (with fee)
September 21 (Fri) Deadline for submission of Graduation Check Sheets to Registrar for students graduating in October
October 22-26 (M-F)  Reading Week
November 5 (Mon) Fall deadline for MTS thesis submission to committee
November 5-16 (M-F)

Early Registration for Intersession 2019 & Spring 2019

(Continued registration for Intersession up to 2 weeks prior to first day of class)    

November 9 (Fri) Last day to change Fall enrollment without petition to Dean of Academic Affairs    
November 16 (Fri) Fall deadline for MTS thesis defense
November 22-23 (Th-F) Thanksgiving: Academic and Administrative Holiday; Library closed
December 14 (Fri) Fall Semester ends at CDSP & GTU
December 14 (Fri) Last day to submit Incomplete petitions for Fall Semester
January 4 (Fri) Last day to submit work for Fall Semester Incompletes

Intersession, 2019

November 5-16 (M-F) Early Registration for Intersession 2019

January 7-Feb 1

(CDSP classes: Jan 14-25)

Intersession 2019
(Continued registration for Intersession up to 2 weeks prior to first day of class)
January 21 (Mon)

Martin Luther King Day: Administrative Holiday; Library closed 

Intersession petitions for Incomplete must be submitted no later than the last day the course meets

Spring Semester, 2019

November 5-16 (M-F) Early Registration for Spring Semester 2019
Jan 21-Feb 1 (M-F) General Registration for Spring Semester 2019     
February 1 (Fri) Last day to Register for Spring 2019 (without a late fee)    
Feb 2-15 (Sa-F)

Late Registration for Spring 2019 (with late fee)

Add/Drop (Enrollment Change) period (without fee)

February 4 (Mon) Spring Semester 2019 begins at CDSP & GTU    
February 15 (Fri)

Last day for making Spring Enrollment Changes without fee

Last day to make Enrollment Changes online

February 15 (Fri) Last day to submit work for Intersession Incompletes
February 18 (Mon) Presidents’ Day: Academic and Administrative Holiday; Library closed     
February 19 (Tue) Change in Enrollment using paper forms begins (with fee)
February 22 (Fri) Statement of Intent to Graduate forms due to Registrar for students expecting to complete their programs in the spring semester
March 1 (Fri) Priority deadline for financial aid applications for returning students
March 25-29 (M-F) CDSP/GTU Spring Recess
April 1 (Mon) Spring deadline for MTS thesis submission to committee
April 8-19 (M-F)

Early Registration for Fall 2019

Registration opens for Summer 2019

April 12 (Fri) Last day to change Spring enrollment without petition to Dean of Academic Affairs
April 19 (Fri) Good Friday: Academic and Administrative Holiday; Library closed
April 21 (Sun) Easter Day: Library closed
April 22 (Mon) Easter Monday: CDSP Administrative Holiday (no chapel)
April 26 (Fri) Spring deadline for MTS thesis defense
May 3 (Fri) Deadline for submission of Graduation Check Sheets to CDSP Registrar
May 17 (Fri) Deadline for submission of final MTS theses for students graduating in Spring (to CDSP Registrar)
May 24 (Fri) CDSP Commencement, 10:30 am
May 24 (Fri)

CDSP & GTU Spring Semester ends

Last day to submit Incomplete petitions for Spring Semester

May 27 (Mon) Memorial Day: Administrative Holiday; Library closed
May 28 (Tue) Tuesday after Commencement: CDSP Administrative Holiday
June 14 (Fri) Last day to submit work for Spring Semester Incompletes

Summer Intensive, 2019

June 16 (Sun) Orientation for Summer Intensive
June 17-28 (M-F) Summer Intensive (for CAS (low-res), MDiv (low-res))

Summer petitions for Incomplete must be submitted no later than the last day the course meets


Tentative Key Dates, 2019-20 (Subject to Change)

August 26-30  Orientation Week for Fall Semester 2019
September 3 Instruction begins for Fall Semester 2019
October 21-25 Reading Week
November 28-29  Thanksgiving: academic & administrative holiday / library closed
December 13 Fall Semester 2019 ends
January 13-24 CDSP Intersession 2020 courses
February 3 Instruction begins for Spring Semester 2020
February 17 Presidents' Day: academic & administrative holiday / library closed
March 23-27 Spring Break 2020
April 10 Good Friday: academic & administrative holiday / library closed
May 22 Spring Semester 2020 ends
June 14  Orientation for CDSP Summer Intensive 2020
June 15-26 CDSP Summer Intensive 2020 courses