Undergraduate Catalog

2014 – 2015

2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog Archive

Office of Admissions
Emil H. Messikomer Hall
100 W. Rosedale Avenue
West Chester, PA 19383
Phone: 610-436-3411
Fax: 610-436-2907

Revised February 2015

Academic Programs

Academic Calendar


August 23-24 Residence halls open
August 25 Classes begin - 8 a.m.
Late Registration and Drop/Add
September 1 Labor Day (no classes)
September 25 Rosh Hashanah*
October 4 Yom Kippur*
October 6-7 Fall break (no classes)
November 26 Thanksgiving recess begins - 8 a.m.
November 28 Thanksgiving recess ends - 8 a.m.
December 6-7 Reading days
December 8 Last day of classes
December 9-13 Examination period
December 14 Commencement (undergraduate)
December 15 Commencement (graduate)

Academic Calendar


January 5-16 Winter Session (tentative)
January 19 Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes)


January 20 Classes begin - 8 a.m.
Late Registration and Drop/Add
March 6 Spring break begins - 5 p.m.
March 16 Spring break ends - 8 a.m.
April 3 Good Friday*
April 4 Passover*
May 4 Last day of classes
May 5-8 Examination period
May 9 Commencement (undergraduate)
May 11 Commencement (graduate)

Please consult the current course schedule and the University’s website www.wcupa.edu for the most up-to-date
calendars, including the one for summer and for 2015-16.

*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 appropriate accommodations to students of other faiths when assignments, exams, and other course requirements fall on the major holy days of their religions.