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West Chester University

West Chester University
West Chester, PA 19383
610-436-1000





Academic Calendar 2014-2015


Fall Semester 2014
August 22-23
August 25
September 1
September 25
October 4
October 6-7
October 18
November 26
December 1
December 6-7
December 8
December 9-13
December 14
December 15
Residence halls open
Classes begin at 8 a.m.
Labor Day (no classes)
Rosh Hashanah*
Yom Kippur*
Fall Break (no classes)
Homecoming Weekend
Thanksgiving Break begins at 8 a.m.
Thanksgiving Break ends; classes resume at 8 a.m.
Reading days
Last day of classes
Examination period
Undergraduate Commencement
Graduate Commencement

 

Winter Session 2015  
January 5
January 15
January 16
Classes begin at 8:00 am
Last day of classes
Winter Session Finals Examinations


Spring Semester 2015

January 19
January 20
March 6
March 16
April 3
April 4
May 2-3
May 4
May 5-8
May 9
May 11

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (no classes)
Classes begin at 8 a.m.
Spring Break begins at 5 p.m.
Spring Break ends; classes resume at 8 a.m.
Good Friday*
Passover*
Reading Days
Last day of classes
Examination period
Undergraduate Commencement
Graduate Commencement

Summer Session 2015
May 25
May 26-June 27
June 26-27
June 29-August 1
July 4
July 31-August 1
August 3-21
August 21
Memorial Day (no classes)
First Session
First Session Final Examinations
Second Session
Independence Day Holiday (no classes)
Second Session Final Examinations
Third Session
Third Session Final Examinations

*Although the University will be in session, no examinations are to be administered on these major Christian and Jewish holy days. All members of the academic community are also expected to be considerate of and provide accommodations to students of other faiths when assignments, exams, and other course requirements fall on major holy days of their religions.

Note: Dates are subject to change. Please check the Registrar's Web site at www.wcupa.edu/registrar for the most recent, up-to-date calendar.