Academic Calendar at Covenant College

Academic Calendars

2015-16 Academic Calendar


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Spring Semester 2016


January 9 New students arrive on the 9th with New Student Orientation going through the 11th
January 10 Continuing students may return to campus; meal plan begins Monday, 1/11 at 5:00 p.m.
January 12 First day of classes and Registration begins
January 13 Last day to register without incurring a late registration fee
January 19 Last day to make schedule changes without incurring a fee
January 26 Last day to add a class & last day to drop a class without assignment of a "W" if still a full-time student
January 28-30 Scholarship Weekend
February 9 Day of Prayer - No day classes; night classes meet beginning after 5:00 p.m.
February 19-21 Family Weekend
March 1 Priority Deadline for all financial aid paper work (FAFSA)
Submit 2016-17 FAFSA Application online to meet priority deadline
March 4 Last day of classes before spring break
March 5-13 Spring Break; Meal plan resumes Monday, 3/14 at 7:00 a.m.
March 14 Classes resume; Room & Schedule deposit for Fall 2016 due; Deposit required before pre-registration
March 17-18 Board of Trustees meeting- dates to be finalized by the Board.
March 18 Pre-registration for fall semester begins. Graduation Applications for December 2016 and May 2017 graduates are due before they will be permitted to pre-register.
March 22 Last day to change to or from Pass/Fail, or drop a class with an automatic "W."
After this date a "W" or "F" will be assigned to a dropped class by the instructor.
Last day to withdraw from Covenant with a partial tuition refund.
March 25-28 Easter Break; classes resume on Monday 3/28 with evening classes; Meal plan resumes Monday, 3/28 at 5:00 pm
March 31 - April 2 Campus Preview Weekend
April 5 Assessment Day - No Tuesday day classes; night classes meet beginning after 5:00 p.m.
April 12 Last day to drop a class, with the instructor assigning "W" or "F."
April 26 Last day of classes
April 27-28 Reading/Snow Days - May be used for class meetings depending upon college closings
April 29 - May 4 Final examinations
May 7 Commencement Ceremony at 3:00 p.m.; Residence halls close at 1:00 p.m.



May Term 2016


May 9 First day of classes
May 27 Last day of classes