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2023-2024 Westminster College Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Westminster College Catalog

Undergraduate Academic Calendar 2023-2024



Fall Semester 2023

New Faculty Orientation August 23, Wednesday
Faculty Workshop August 24, Thursday
First-Year Student Orientation August 24-27, Thursday-Sunday
First-Year Students Arrive August 24, Thursday
Opening Convocation August 24, Thursday
Faculty Meeting August 25, Friday
First-Year Student Advising August 25, Friday
Classes Begin August 28, Monday
Last Day to Add or Drop Semester Courses September 4, Monday

Professional Networking Symposium

September 29, Friday (No Classes–Faculty and Students Attend Symposium Events)
Last day to Withdraw from 1st 7-Weeks Courses September 29, Friday
1st 7-Weeks Period Ends October 13, Friday
Midterm Break October 14 - 17, Saturday - Tuesday
2nd 7-Weeks Period Begins October 18, Wednesday
Classes Resume October 18, Wednesday
Midterm Grades Due October 23, Monday
Priority Registration Opens for Spring 2024 Semester and Summer Session 2024 October 25, Wednesday
Senior Registration Opens for Spring 2024 Semester and Summer Session 2024 October 27, Friday
Junior Registration Opens for Spring 2024 Semester and Summer Session 2024 November 1, Wednesday
Last Day to Withdraw from Semester Courses November 3, Friday
Sophomore Registration Opens for Spring 2024 Semester and Summer Session 2024 November 8, Wednesday
First Year Registration Opens for Spring 2024 Semester and Summer Session 2024 November 17, Friday
Last Day to Withdraw from 2nd 7-Weeks Courses November 17, Friday
Open Registration Begins for Spring 2024 Semester and Summer Session 2024 November 21, Tuesday
Thanksgiving Break November 22-26, Wednesday-Sunday
Classes Resume November 27, Monday
Fall Classes End December 8, Friday
Final Period December 11-14, Monday-Thursday
Incomplete Grades (from prior semester) Due December 19, Tuesday
Final Grades Due December 19, Tuesday

Spring Semester 2024

Classes Begin January 17, Wednesday
Last Day to Add or Drop Semester Courses January 23, Tuesday
Last Day to Withdraw from 1st 7-Weeks Courses February 16, Friday
Spring Break March 2-10, Saturday - Sunday
Classes Resume March 11, Monday
1st 7-Weeks Period Ends March 12, Tuesday
2nd 7-Weeks Period Begins March 13, Wednesday
Midterm Grades Due March 13, Wednesday
Priority Registration Opens for Fall 2024 Semester March 20, Wednesday
Senior Registration Opens for Fall 2024 Semester March 22, Friday
Last Day to Withdraw from Semester Courses March 27, Wednesday
Easter Break March 28 - April 1, Thursday - Monday
Classes Resume April 2, Tuesday
Junior Registraton Opens for Fall 2024 Semester April 3, Wednesday
Sophomore Registration Opens for Fall 2024 Semester April 10, Wednesday
Undergraduate Research and Arts Celebration (URAC) April 17, Wednesday (No classes–faculty and students attend events)
First Year Registration Opens for Fall 2024 Semester April 19, Friday
Last Day to Withdraw from 2nd 7-Weeks Courses April 19, Friday
Open Registration Begins for Fall 2024 Semester April 24, Wednesday
Spring Classes End May 6, Monday
Final Period May 7-10, Tuesday-Friday
Commencement May 11, Saturday
Incomplete Grades (from prior semester) Due May 16, Thursday
Final Grades Due May 16, Thursday

Summer Session 2024

1st 4-Weeks and 8-Weeks Sessions Begin June 3, Monday
Last Day to Add or Drop 1st 4-Weeks Session and 8-Weeks Session Courses June 4, Tuesday
Last Day to Withdraw from 1st 4-Weeks Session Courses June 19, Wednesday
1st 4-Weeks Session Ends June 28, Friday

2nd 4-Weeks Session Begins

July 1, Monday

Last Day to Add or Drop 2nd 4-Weeks Session Courses July 2, Tuesday
Independence Day (No Classes) July 4, Thursday
Classes Resume July 5, Friday
Final Grades Due for 1st 4-Weeks Session Courses July 5, Friday
Last Day to Withdraw from 8-Weeks Session Courses July 8, Monday
Last Day to Withdraw from 2nd 4-Weeks Session Courses July 17, Wednesday
Summer Session Ends July 29, Monday
Final Grades Due for 8-Weeks Session and 2nd 4-Weeks Session August 2, Friday