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Academic Calendar - 2004-2005

2004 Fall Term
August
28 Saturday Freshman residence halls open
29 Sunday Remaining residence halls open
28-29 Sat.- Sun. Introduction to the Collegiate Experience
(Attendance of freshmen required)
30 Monday FALL TERM CLASSES and ADD/DROP
PERIOD BEGIN
September
1 Wednesday Faculty Senate Council
3 Friday Last day to add a class
6 Monday Labor Day (University closed)
13 Monday Last day to drop a class (no notation on
transcript)
15 Wednesday Faculty Senate
October
1-2 Fri-Sat. Homecoming Weekend
6 Wednesday Faculty Senate Council
20 Wednesday Faculty Senate
28- Nov 10 Thur.-Wed Registration Period for Spring Term
29 Friday LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW FROM AN INDIVIDUAL CLASS
November
3 Wednesday Faculty Senate Council
11 Thursday Last day to resign from Fall Term and receive a percentage tuition refund
17 Wednesday Faculty Senate
24-28 Wed.-Sun. Thanksgiving Recess for Students (no classes)
25-26 Thur - Fri Thanksgiving Recess for Faculty and Staff (University closed)
29 Monday Classes Resume

Last day for complete withdrawal from ALL classes

December
10 Friday LAST DAY OF CLASSES
13-17 Mon - Fri Final examination period for all classes;
Early add/drop for Spring Term
18 Saturday FALL TERM ENDS; Official date for degrees awarded in FALL TERM;
Residence halls close
20 Monday FALL TERM Grade Rosters due in Registrar's Office no later then noon
19-Jan. 4 Sun - Tues. Winter Recess for Students (no classes)
24-
Jan 3
Fri.- Sun. Winter Recess for Faculty and Staff. Designated University offices, including major responsibility centers and research projects, will be staffed as necessary during this period. (Employees covered by collective bargaining agreements will be governed by the terms of those agreements.)
2005 Spring Term
January
2 Sunday Residence Halls open (6:00 p.m.)
4 Tuesday All University offices reopen
5 Wednesday SPRING TERM CLASSES and ADD/DROP PERIOD BEGINS
5 Wednesday Faculty Senate Council
11 Tuesday Last day to add a class
17 Monday Dr Martin Luther King's Birthday Observance (University closed)
19 Friday Last day to drop a class (no notation on transcript)
19 Wednesday Faculty Senate
February
2 Wednesday Faculty Senate Council
16 Wednesday Faculty Senate
March
2 Wednesday Faculty Senate Council
6-13 Sun - Sun Spring Recess for Students (no classes)
All University offices and buildings remain open and staffed except for Friday, March
11
11 Friday Observance of Great Americans' Day (University closed)
16 Wednesday LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW FROM AN INDIVIDUAL CLASS
16 Wednesday Faculty Senate
17 Thursday Last day to resign from Spring Term and receive a percentage tuition refund
17 - 24 Thurs. - Thurs Registration for Fall Term (tentative)
20 Sunday Academic Honors Convocation
April
6 Wednesday Faculty Senate Council
8 Friday Last day to withdraw from ALL classes
20 Wednesday Faculty Senate
22 Friday LAST DAY OF CLASSES
25-29 Mon - Fri Final Examination Period for all classes
Early add/drop period for Fall Term
30 Saturday SPRING TERM ENDS; Official date for degrees awarded in SPRING TERM; Residence halls close
2005 Summer Term and Summer Session I
May
2 Monday SPRING TERM Grade Rosters due in Registrar's Office no later than noon
7 Saturday Pitt-Johnstown Commencement in
honor of graduating seniors

Alumni Day

8 Sunday Residence halls open
9 Monday SUMMER TERM and SUMMER SESSION I
Classes Begin
30 Monday Memorial Day (University closed)
June
10 Friday SUMMER SESSION I (5 week classes) END
24 Friday SUMMER SESSION I (7 week classes) END
27 Monday SUMMER SESSION II Classes Begin
July
4 Monday Independence Day Observance (University closed)
August
15 Monday SUMMER TERM and SUMMER SESSION II END
16 Tuesday Residence halls close

NOTE: THE UNIVERSITY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO MAKE CALENDAR CHANGES.
Last Reviewed: November 12, 2004