Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar 2012-2013

 Fall 2012

 

AUGUST

 

EXCEPTIONS TO BASIC CALENDAR

27(M)

CLASSES BEGIN

LS - AUG 20(M); SW - SEPT 4(T); GRAD-BS - AUG 20(M)**

SEPTEMBER

 

 

3(M)

LABOR DAY HOLIDAY

 

7(F)

Last Day to Confirm Registration***

LS - AUG 24(F); GRAD-BS - AUG 24(F)**

11(T)

Last Day to Register/Add***

LS - SEPT 4(T)***; GRAD-BS - AUG 31(F)**

11(T)

Last Day for 100% Tuition and Fee Refund***

GRAD-BS - AUG 31(F)

18(T)

Last Day for 75% Refund***

GRAD-BS - SEPT 7(F)

25(T)

Last Day for 50% Refund***

GRAD-BS - SEPT 14(F)

26(W)*

YOM KIPPUR / HOLIDAY*

 

OCTOBER

 

 

1(M)

Last Day to Drop Without Record***

LS - AUG 31 (F); GRAD-BS - SEPT 21(F)

1(M)

Last Day to Change Grading Rules for Audit***

GRAD-BS - SEPT 21(F)

1(M)

Last Day for 25% Tuition Refund***

GRAD-BS - SEPT 21(F)

11-14(TH-SUN)

FALL BREAK

LS - OCT 8-14(M-SUN); SW - NO FALL BREAK; GRAD-BS - NO FALL BREAK**

15(M)

CLASSES RESUME

 

17(W)

Mid Term Grades Due for Undergraduates

 

29(M)

Last Day to Drop

LS - SEPT 14(F); GRAD-BS - OCT 22(M)

29(M)

Last Day to Change Grading Rules other than Audit

LS - OCT 26(F); GRAD-BS - OCT 22(M)

NOVEMBER

 

 

5(M)

PRIORITY Registration for Spring 2013 Begins

 LS - NOV 27(T) pending approval 

21(W)

THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY BEGINS

 

26(M)

CLASSES RESUME

 

DECEMBER

 

 

7(F)

LAST DAY OF CLASS

LS - NOV 30 (F); SW - DEC 14(F)

8-9(SAT-SUN)

Study Period

LS - DEC 1-3(SAT-M)

10-18(M-T)

EXAM PERIOD

LS - DEC 4-14(T-F)

TBD

SOCIAL WORK COMMENCEMENT

 

* In the Jewish tradition, the day lasts from sunset to the following nightfall. Thus Yom Kippur officially begins at sunset on the preceding evening (Tues. Sep 25) and ends at nightfall on the day of observance. Monday day classes will not be held.

**Graduate business students should visit http://www.freeman.tulane.edu/students/default.php and click on their program of study for the academic calendar pertaining to their program.

***These dates have been extended due to the university closing for Hurricane Isaac.

NOTES:

+Saturday classes will be held on the Saturday before Labor Day.
+Exams may be scheduled on Saturday and Sunday.

 

Spring 2013

 

JANUARY

 

EXCEPTIONS TO BASIC CALENDAR

14(M)

CLASSES BEGIN

 

18(F)

Last Day to Confirm Registration

 

21(M)

MARTIN L KING HOLIDAY

 

25(F)

Last Day to Register/Add

 

25(F)

Last Day for 100% Tuition and Fee Refund

 

25(F)

Last Day to Remove Fall Incompletes

 

FEBRUARY

 

 

1(F)

Last Day for 75% Tuition Refund

 

8(F)

Last Day for 50% Tuition Refund

 

11-12(M-T)

MARDI GRAS BREAK

 

13(W)

CLASSES RESUME

 

15(F)

Last Day to Drop without Record

LS - JAN 25(F)

15(F)

Last Day to Change Grading Rules for Audit

 

15(F)

Last Day for 25% Tuition Refund

 

MARCH

 

 

6(W)

Mid Term Grades Due for Undergraduates

 

20(W)

Last Day to Drop

LS - FEB 8 (F)

20(W)

Last Day to Change Grading Rules other than Audit

LS - MAR 22(F)

MAR 24-APR 1(SUN-M)

SPRING BREAK

LS - MAR 25-31(M-SUN);
GRAD BS - 28-APR 11(SUN-SUN)

APRIL

 

 

2(T)

CLASSES RESUME

LS - APR 1(M); BS - APR 8(M)

10(W)

PRIORITY Registration for Summer & Fall 2013 Begins

LS - APR 23(T)

30(T)

LAST DAY OF CLASS

LS - APR 24(W); BS - MAY 2(TH)

MAY

 

 

1-2(W-TH)

Study Period

 

3-11(F-SAT)

EXAM PERIOD

LS - APR 29-MAY 11(M-F); BS - MAY 4-11(SAT-SAT)

18(SAT)

COMMENCEMENT

 

NOTES:
+Exams may be scheduled on Saturday and Sunday.

 

Tulane’s Probable Future Academic Calendar

 

First Semester

Fall 2013

Fall 2014

Fall 2015

Fall 2016

 

PENDING

PENDING

PENDING

PENDING

CLASSES BEGIN

AUG 26(M)

AUG 25(M)

AUG 24(M)

AUG 29(M)

LABOR DAY HOLIDAY

SEP 2(M)

SEP 1(M)

SEP 7(M)

SEP 5(M)

YOM KIPPUR

SEP 14(SAT)

OCT 4(SAT)

SEP 23(W)

OCT 12(W)

FALL BREAK

OCT 10-11 (TH-F)

OCT 9-10(TH-F)

OCT 15-16(TH-F)

OCT 13-14(TH-F)

THANKSGIVING
HOLIDAY BEGINS

NOV 27(W)

NOV 26(W)

NOV 25(W)

NOV 23(W)

CLASSES RESUME

DEC 2(M)

DEC 1(M)

NOV 30(M)

NOV 28(M)

LAST DAY OF CLASS

DEC 6(F)

DEC 5(F)

DEC 4(F)

DEC 9(F)

EXAM PERIOD

DEC 9-17(M-T)

DEC 8-16(M-T)

DEC 7-15(M-T)

DEC 12-20(M-T)

         
         
         

Second Semester

 Spring 2014

Spring 2015

Spring 2016

Spring 2017

  PENDING PENDING PENDING PENDING

CLASSES BEGIN

JAN 13(M)

JAN 12(M)

JAN 11(M)

JAN 17(T)

MARTIN L KING HOLIDAY

JAN 20(M)

JAN 19(M)

JAN 18(M)

JAN 16(M)

CARNIVAL BREAK

MAR 3-7(M-F)

FEB 16-17(M-T)

FEB 8-9(M-T)

FEB 27-28(M-T)

CLASSES RESUME

MAR 10(M)

FEB 18(W)

FEB 10(W)

MAR 1(W)

SPRING BREAK

MAR 2-9 (SUN-SUN)

MAR 29-APR 6(SUN-M)

MAR 20-28 (SUN-M)

MAR 26-APR 3(SUN-M)

CLASSES RESUME

MAR 10(M)

APR 7(T)

MAR 29(T)

APR 4(T)

EASTER BREAK

APRIL 18-21(F-M)

INCLUDED IN SPRING BREAK

INCLUDED IN SPRING BREAK

INCLUDED IN SPRING BREAK

CLASSES RESUME

APR 22(T)

N/A

N/A

N/A

LAST DAY OF CLASS

APR 29(T)

APR 28(T)

APR 26(T)

MAY 2(T)

EXAM PERIOD

MAY 2-10(F-SAT)

MAY 1-9(F-SAT)

APR 29-MAY 7(F-SAT)

MAY 5-13(F-SAT)

COMMENCEMENT

MAY 17(SAT)

MAY 16(SAT)

MAY 14(SAT)

MAY 20(SAT)