Academic Calendar for 2014-2015

NOTE: Different calendar dates may apply for select courses and/or offerings at locations other than the Main campus.  Consult the complete academic calendar on the Daemen web page for details.


First Semester

August 30           Welcome Week begins

September 2           Classes begin

September 9         Last day for making changes in schedule (Adds and Drops)

October 3               Application for Degree forms must be filed with the Registrar's office for all prospective January and May 2015 graduates

October 11-14      Fall Break — classes will not meet

October 15            Classes resume

October 22            Mid-semester deficiencies due at NOON

November 5          Last day for authorized withdrawal from courses (or change to audit)

November 7        Advance Registration begins for Intersemester/Spring Semester 2014

November 26-29   Thanksgiving Recess — classes will not meet

December 1         Classes resume

December 5          Last day of classes

December 8        Final Examinations begin (NOTE: Exams for select courses may be scheduled for December 6 and/or 7.)

December 12         Final Examinations and Fall ‘14 Semester ends

December 16         Semester grades due at NOON

Intersemester Session

January 5               Classes begin

January 13             Last day for authorized withdrawal from courses (or change to audit)

January 16             Last day of classes

January 19            Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance — offices are closed

January 20             Final Examinations are held (if no exam, class is held on this day)

January 22             Intersemester grades due

Second Semester

January 21            Classes begin

January 28            Last day for making changes in schedule (Adds and Drops)

February 16          President’s Day — classes will not meet

March 6                Mid-semester deficiencies due at NOON

March 7 - 14        Spring Break — classes will not meet

March 16              Classes resume

March 30             Last day for authorized withdrawal from courses (or change to audit)

April 1                Advance Registration begins for Summer and Fall Semester 2015

TBA                    Academic Festival

April 3 - 7          Spring Holiday - classes will not meet

April 8                Classes resume

April 13               Last day for submission of application to Upper Division/Professional Phase of Major for all departments

May 1                  Last day of classes

May 4                  Final Examinations begin (NOTE: Exams for select courses may be scheduled for May 3 and/or 4.)

May 8                  Final Examinations and Spring 2015 semester end

May 12                 Grades due at NOON for: prospective May ‘15 graduates, non-graduating ceremony "walkers," and candidates for admission to the Athletic Training and Physician Assistant programs, and to the professional phase of the Physical Therapy program.

May 15                  Baccalaureate Awards Ceremony: 7:00PM (held in Wick Social Room)

May 16                  Commencement: 2:30PM  (held at Kleinhans Music Hall, Buffalo, NY)

May 19                  Semester grades due at NOON for all other students

June 5                    Application for Degree forms must be filed for all prospective September 2014 graduates

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