Academic Calendar

Academic
Calendar

The primary purpose of the Academic Calendar is to serve as an information source and planning document for students, faculty, staff, and departments. The academic calendar is based on Fisk University-approved guidelines. The academic calendar adheres to the University Policy of legislated contractual days of instruction. The mandated dates in the academic calendar include term start and end dates, breaks, registration, study days, final exam period, and commencement.

 Final Exam Schedule


Fall 2023

Day/Date Description
Friday, August 4, 2023

 

All Faculty Return to Campus for the State of the
大学/教职员工协会

 

Saturday, August 5, 2023

 

Sunday, August 6, 2023

 

New students arrive; residence halls open at 9:00 A.M.

 

新生及家长迎新活动

 

2023年8月7日至8日,周一至周二

 

Computer Proficiency for incoming freshmen

 

2023年8月7日至11日星期一至星期五

 

New Student Orientation continues (Students only)

 

Thursday, August 10, 2023

 

Advisement and registration for new students only; continuing students arrive; move into residence halls.

 

Friday, August 11, 2023

 

Advisement and registration for returning students.

 

2023年8月11日至18日,周五至周五

 

Senior audits: Faculty Advisors/Discipline Coordinators/Chairpersons to meet with students to conduct Senior Audits for all graduating seniors sent
通过电子邮件发送给注册办公室.

 

Monday, August 14, 2023

 

开始上课——第一天上课. Add/Drop Period begins.

 

Thursday, August 17, 2023

 

开幕典礼-上午十时至下午十二时.M. – Fisk
Memorial Chapel; classes as usual at other hours

 

2023年8月17 - 18日,周四-周五

 

Credit by Examination administered (other times by permission of the provost)

 

Monday, August 21, 2023

 

Add/Drop Period ends.  Last day to add courses (after this date students will be financially responsible for all attempted hours,
regardless of individual course withdrawals made)

 

Tuesday, August 22, 2023 Course Withdrawal Period Begins, a student may withdraw with a grade of “W” without academic penalty.

 

Tuesday, August 22, 2023

 

Attendance verification due in Colleague and EAB** by 5:00 P.M.

 

2023年8月23日星期三 Purge for Non-Attendance and Financial Balances (Students who have not attended classes or have a balance over $1500 with no payment plan will be purged from classes).

 

2023年8月23日星期三 复职期开始 (Students may request to be reinstated into purged courses, instructor approval required).
2023年8月30日,星期三 Reinstatement Period Ends

 

2023年9月4日星期一

 

Labor Day: University closed for students, faculty, staff, and administrators.

 

2023年9月6日,星期三

 

Go "Official" (Bursar function) / University Census Date (Registrar function)

 

2023年9月6日,星期三

 

Business Holds for balance and/or delinquent payment plan payments.

 

2023年9月12日,星期二

 

Senior Audits due in the Registrar’s Office

 

2023年9月17日星期日

 

Constitution Day

 

2023年10月2-5日星期一至星期五

 

Mid-Semester evaluations

 

Wednesday-Wednesday,

October 9-25, 2023

 

Computer Proficiency Examination: mandatory for Sophomores or Juniors who have not taken or do not plan to take CSCI 100 or BAD 110; credit by examination administered (other times by permission of Provost)

 

Monday, October 6, 2023

 

Last day for faculty to submit mid-term grades via CAMS, grades due at 12:00 P.M. (noon)

 

Friday, October 6, 2023

 

纪念日集会,上午10点.M. -12:00 P.M. (noon)

 

2023年10月6日- 11月3日,周五

 

2024年春季学期注册

 

2023年10月9日至10日,周一至周二

 

Fall Break: No classes, university closed.

 

2023年10月23日星期一至星期五至11月10日

 

Senior exit/major field examination period; Students should check with their Department Chairs for
澳门皇冠赌场平台确切日期和时间的信息.

 

Friday, November 3, 2023

 

Last day to drop a course with a grade of “W” without academic penalty.

 

Friday, November 3, 2023

 

Last day for students to submit graduation applications for May Commencement and December completion date.

 

Saturday, November 4, 2023—December 5, 2023 Withdrawn Failing/Passing Period begins students may withdraw with an academic penalty “WF”/"WP" grade.
2023年11月5日至11日,周日至周六

 

Homecoming Week

 

2023年11月13日星期一

 

Last day to submit work for completion of "I"(Incomplete) grade from the previous semester.

 

Monday - Friday, Nov. 27 – Dec. 15, 2023

 

Decembermester Registration Dates (Online Classes Only)

 

Wednesday - Friday, November 22 - 24, 2023

 

Thanksgiving Recess: University closed for students, faculty, staff, and administrators.

 

Tuesday, December 5, 2023

 

Last Day for instruction

 

Wednesday - Tuesday, December 6 - 12, 2023

 

Final Examinations Period for all Registered students

 

2023年12月13日,星期三

 

Living-Learning Centers close at 5:00 pm, Cafeteria after lunch.

 

2023年12月15日,星期五

 

Faculty must submit final grades via CAMS by 5:00 pm for all courses; Fall Semester Ends

 

Wednesday - Thursday, December 13 - 29, 2023

 

Decembermester Begins (Online Courses Only)

 

2023年12月15日,星期五

 

Last day to add/drop courses for Decembermester

 

2024年12月18日周一至周二至1月2日

 

Winter Holiday Break: University closed for faculty, staff, and administration.

 

2023年12月28日,星期四

 

12月期末考试
星期五,2023年12月29日

 

Faculty must submit Decembermester final grades via CAMS by 12:00 noon.

 

 

Spring 2024

Day/Date Description
Monday, January 1, 2024

 

New Year’s Day (observed): University Closed

 

Tuesday, January 2, 2024

 

University opens: Faculty and Staff return to Campus.

 

2024年1月4日,星期四

 

大学/学院状况 & Staff Institute

 

Friday, January 5, 2024

 

Students arrive; Living-Learning Centers open at 9:00 A.M. 新生和新父母

 

Friday, January 5, 2024

 

Computer Science Proficiency test for new students; Advising and Registration (1:30 p.m. to 5:00 P.M.)

 

Monday, January 8, 2024

 

上课——第一天上课. ADD/DROP Period begins.

 

2024年1月11日,星期四

 

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Convocation – 10:00 A.M.- 12:00 P.M. – Fisk Memorial Chapel; classes as usual at all other hours

 

Friday, January 12, 2024

 

报名截止日期 & to ADD/DROP courses without transcript designation & without financial impact.

 

Monday, January 15, 2024

 

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. - University closed

 

星期二,2024年1月16日 Course Withdrawal Period Begins, students may withdraw with a grade of “W” without academic penalty.

 

星期三,2024年1月17日

 

Attendance verification is due in Colleague and EAB** by 5:00 P.M.

 

2024年1月18日,星期四 Purge for Non-Attendance and Financial Balances (Students who have not attended classes or have a balance over $1500 with no payment plan will be purged from classes).

 

2024年1月25日,星期四 复职期开始 (Students may request to be reinstated into purged courses, instructor approval required).

 

2024年2月1日,星期四

 

Go "Official" (Bursar function)/University Census Date (Registrar function)

 

2024年2月1日,星期四

 

Business Holds for balance and/or delinquent payment plan payments.

 

二零二零年二月十五日,星期四 Last day to submit graduation verification forms.
星期三,2024年2月21日

 

Faculty submit SU-24 course offerings to Provost.

 

2024年2月22日,星期四

 

皮尔森-米切尔讲座——晚上7点.M.

 

Friday, February 23, 2024

 

W.E.B. DuBois Day

 

Friday - Friday, February 23 - Mar 15, 2024

 

Junior Audits: Faculty Advisors to meet with students to conduct Junior Audits for all Juniors.

 

2024年2月26日至3月1日,周一至周五 Mid-Semester Evaluations

 

星期二,2024年2月27日

 

Monday, March 4, 2024

Last day for faculty to submit changes to Fall 2024 course offerings to Provost; Last day for faculty to submit changes to SU-24 course offerings to Provost.

 

Last day for faculty to submit mid-semester evaluation grades; grades due 12:00pm (noon)

2024年3月11日至15日,周一至周五

 

Spring Break: No classes, University closed.

 

Monday, March 18, 2024

 

Classes Resume

 

Thursday - Tuesday, March 14-June 4, 2024 报名参加2024年夏季课程
2024年3月14日周四-周五- 6月7日

 

2024年秋季学期注册

 

Wednesday, March 20, 2024

 

Last day to submit Junior Audits to the University Registrar

 

2024年3月18日周一至周五至4月5日

 

2024年3月25日至27日星期一至星期三

2024年夏季学期注册

 

斗牛犬登记大会

Thursday, March 28, 2024

 

Last day to drop a course with a grade of “W” without academic penalty.
Friday, March 29, 2024

 

Good Friday: University is closed for students, faculty, staff, and administrators.

 

2024年3月29日至4月19日,周五至周五 Withdrawn Pass/Failing Period begins students may withdraw with an academic penalty “WP/WF” grade.
2024年4月1日至7日,周一至周日

 

第95届春节艺术节

 

Monday, April 1, 2024

 

Final deadline for Graduation Applications and

Payment Due Date for Graduating Students (students cannot participate in the graduation ceremony with a balance)

 

Wednesday, April 3, 2024

 

2024年4月3日至4日,周三至周四

 

Grad Finale 12 pm–3 pm

 

第25届菲斯克年度研究研讨会

 

Thursday, April 4, 2024

 

荣誉大会-下午1:00.M.

 

Wednesday, April 10, 2024

 

Last day to submit work for completion of “I”
(Incomplete) mark from the previous semester.

 

2024年4月14日至15日,周日至周一

 

学者周末(招生功能)

 

Friday, April 19, 2024

 

最后一天的教学

Last day to submit final grades to replace the I (incomplete) mark from previous semester

Monday, April 22, 2024

 

即将毕业的高年级学生成绩 & Graduate Students due in Colleague by 12:00 P.M.

 

2024年4月23日至26日,周二至周五

 

Final Examination Period for all registered students (Seniors, April 17-21)

 

Friday, April 26, 2024

 

Last day for faculty to submit final grades for Non-
Seniors via CAMS; grades due in Colleague by 12:00 P.M. noon;
end of Spring term graduation date; Living-Learning Centers close 5:00 P.M.

 

2024年5月3日至6日,周五至周一

 

毕业典礼/周末聚会

 

Sunday, May 5, 2024

 

学士学位服务-上午10:00.M. – Fisk Memorial Chapel

 

Monday, May 6, 2024

 

Commencement – 9:00 A.M.

 

Monday, May 6, 2024

 

Last day of Spring Semester; last official day for faculty, Living-Learning Centers close at 5pm (Seniors)

 

Summer 2024

Summer 1 (Maymester)

Day  Date Description
Wed 8-May 夏季第一学期(Maymester)开始上课
Mon 13-May 退课的最后一天
Fri 24-May Last day of classes
Mon

Tues

27-May

28-May

阵亡将士纪念日,大学放假

Last day for faculty to submit summer term I grades via Colleague, due 12:00 noon

 

Summer 2

Day  Date Description
Tues 28-May 夏季第二学期开始上课
Mon 3-Jun Last day to add/drop courses for Summer term II
Wed 5-Jun 转“正式”(财务报表功能)
Mon-Tues June 17-18 Mid Semester Evaluations
Fri 21-Jun Last day to drop courses with “WD” (Withdrawn) mark
Fri 21-Jun Last day for faculty to submit midterm grades via Colleague
Fri 28-Jun Summer term II classes end; Living-Learning Centers close 5:00pm
Tues 2-Jul Last day for faculty to submit final grades via Colleague by 5:00 pm

 

Summer 3

Day  Date Description
Mon 1-Jul 夏季第三学期开始上课
Wed 3-Jul Last day to add/drop courses for Summer term III
Thurs 4-Jul Independence Day Holiday
Fri 5-Jul 转“正式”(财务报表功能)
Mon-Tues 15-16-Jul Mid Semester Evaluations
Fri 19-Jul Last day to drop courses with “WD” (Withdrawn) mark
Mon 22-Jul Last day for faculty to submit midterm grades via Colleague
Wed 31-Jul Summer term II classes end; Living-Learning Centers close 5:00pm; attendance verification due in Colleague** by 5:00pm
Thurs 1-Aug Last day to complete and submit all requirements for August 2024 graduation

Fall 2024

Day/Date Description
Friday, August 2, 2024

 

All Faculty Return to Campus for State of the
大学/教职员工协会

 

Saturday, August 3, 2024

 

Sunday, August 4, 2024

 

New students arrive; residence halls open at 9:00 A.M.

 

新生及家长迎新活动

 

2024年8月5日至6日,周一至周二

 

Computer Proficiency for incoming freshmen

 

2024年8月5日至9日,周一至周五

 

New Student Orientation continues (Students only)

 

Thursday, August 8, 2024

 

Advisement and registration for new students only; continuing students arrive; move into residence halls.

 

Friday, August 9, 2024

 

Advisement and registration for returning students.

 

2024年8月12日至19日,周一至周五

 

Senior audits: Faculty Advisors/Discipline Coordinators/Chairpersons to meet with students to conduct Senior Audits for all graduating seniors sent
以电邮方式递交教务处.

 

Monday, August 12, 2024

 

开始上课——第一天上课. Add/Drop Period begins.

 

2024年8月15日,星期四

 

开幕典礼-上午十时至下午十二时.M. – Fisk
Memorial Chapel; classes as usual at other hours

 

2024年8月15 - 16日,周四-周五

 

Credit by Examination administered (other times by permission of the provost)

 

Monday, August 19, 2024

 

Add/Drop Period ends.  Last day to add courses (after this date students will be financially responsible for all attempted hours,
regardless of individual course withdrawals made)

 

Tuesday, August 20, 2024 Course Withdrawal Period Begins, student may withdraw with a grade of “W” without academic penalty.

 

Tuesday, August 20, 2024

 

Attendance verification due in Colleague and EAB** by 5:00 P.M.

 

星期三,2024年8月21日 Involuntary Withdrawal for Non-Attendance and Financial Balances (Students who have not attended classes or have not set up a payment plan and made the required down payment for outstanding balances will be withdrawn from classes).

 

星期三,2024年8月21日

 

Monday, August 26, 2024

复职期开始 (Students may request to be reinstated into purged courses, instructor approval required).

 

BibliU Textbook Charge Date—Opt-Out Deadline

星期三,2024年8月28日  

Reinstatement Period Ends

 

星期一,2024年9月2日

 

Labor Day: University closed for students, faculty, staff, and administrators.

 

星期三,2024年9月4日

 

Go "Official" (Bursar function) / University Census Date (Registrar function);

 

星期三,2024年9月4日

 

Business Holds for balance and/or delinquent payment plan payments.

 

星期二,2024年9月10日

 

Senior Audits due in the Registrar’s Office

 

星期二,2024年9月17日

 

Constitution Day

 

2024年10月1-4日,星期二-星期五

 

Monday, October 7, 2024

Mid-Semester evaluations

 

Last day for faculty to submit mid-term grades via Colleague, grades due at 12:00

Wednesday-Wednesday,

October 9-23, 2024

 

Computer Proficiency Examination: mandatory for Sophomores or Juniors who have not taken or do not plan to take CSCI 100 or BAD 110; credit by examination administered (other times by permission of Provost)

 

Sunday, October 6, 2024

 

纪念日集会,上午10点.M. -12:00 P.M. (noon)

 

2025年10月6日至11月3日,周五至周五

 

2025年春季学期报到

 

2024年10月7日至8日,周一至周二

 

Fall Break: No classes, university closed.

 

2024年10月21日至11月8日,周一至周五

 

Senior exit/major field examination period; Students should check with their Department Chairs for
澳门皇冠赌场平台确切日期和时间的信息.

 

Tuesday, November 5, 2024

 

Last day to drop a course with a grade of “W” without academic penalty.

 

Tuesday, November 5, 2024

 

Last day for students to submit graduation applications for May Commencement and December completion date.

 

星期三,2024年11月6日 Withdrawn Failing Period begins students may withdraw with an academic penalty “WF” grade.
2024年11月3日至9日,周日至周六

 

Homecoming Week

 

Monday, November 11, 2024

 

Last day to submit work for completion of "I"(Incomplete) grade from the previous semester.

 

Wednesday - Friday, November 27 - 29, 2024

 

Thanksgiving Recess: University closed for students, faculty, staff, and administrators.

 

Tuesday, December 3, 2024

 

Last Day for instruction

 

Wednesday - Tuesday, December 4 - 10, 2024

 

Final Examinations Period for all Registered students

 

星期三,2024年12月11日

 

Living-Learning Centers close at 5:00 pm, Cafeteria after lunch.

 

Friday, December 13, 2024

 

Faculty must submit final grades via Colleague by 5:00 pm for all courses; Fall Semester Ends

 

2024年12月16日周一至周二至1月3日

 

Winter Holiday Break: University closed for faculty, staff, and administration.

 

Spring 2025

Day/Date Description
Monday, January 1, 2025

 

New Year’s Day (observed): University Closed

 

Monday, January 6, 2025

 

University opens: Faculty and Staff return to Campus.

 

Thursday, January 9, 2025

 

大学/学院状况 & Staff Institute

 

Friday, January 10, 2025

 

Students arrive; Living-Learning Centers open at 9:00 A.M. 新生和新父母

 

Friday, January 10, 2025

 

Computer Science Proficiency test for new students; Advising and Registration (1:30 p.m. to 5:00 P.M.)

 

Monday, January 13, 2025

 

上课——第一天上课. ADD/DROP Period begins.

 

2025年1月16日,星期四

 

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Convocation – 10:00 A.M.- 12:00 P.M. – Fisk Memorial Chapel; classes as usual at all other hours

 

Friday, January 17, 2025

 

报名截止日期 & to ADD/DROP courses without transcript designation & without financial impact.

 

Monday, January 20, 2025

 

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. - University closed

 

Tuesday, January 21, 2025 Course Withdrawal Period Begins, students may withdraw with a grade of “W” without academic penalty.

 

星期三,2025年1月22日

 

Attendance verification is due in Colleague and EAB** by 5:00 P.M.

 

2025年1月23日,星期四 Involuntary Withdrawal for Non-Attendance and Financial Balances (Students who have not attended classes or have not set up a payment plan and made the required down payment for outstanding balances will be withdrawn from classes).

 

2025年1月23日,星期四

 

Friday, January 24, 2025

复职期开始 (Students may request to be reinstated into purged courses, instructor approval required).

 

BibliU Textbook Charge Date-Opt out deadline

2025年1月30日,星期四

 

Reinstatement Period Ends

 

星期四,2025年1月31日

 

Go "Official" (Bursar function)/University Census Date (Registrar function);

 

星期四,2025年1月31日 Business Holds for balance and/or delinquent payment plan payments.
2025年2月20日,星期三

 

Faculty submit SU-25 course offerings to Provost.

 

2025年2月20日,星期四

 

皮尔森-米切尔讲座——下午三点.M.

 

2025年2月21日,星期五

 

W.E.B. DuBois Day

 

Friday - Friday, February 23 - Mar 15, 2025

 

Junior Audits: Faculty Advisors to meet with students to conduct Junior Audits for all Juniors.

 

2025年2月26日至3月1日,周一至周五

 

 

 

Monday March 3, 2025

 

Mid-Semester Evaluations

 

Last day for faculty to submit mid-term grades via Colleague, grades due at 12:00 P.M. (noon)

 

 

星期二,2025年2月27日

 

Last day for faculty to submit changes to Fall 2025 course offerings to Provost; Last day for faculty to submit changes to SU-25 course offerings to Provost.

 

2025年3月10日至14日,周一至周五

 

Spring Break: No classes, University closed.

 

Monday, March 17, 2025

 

Classes Resume

 

2025年3月20日至21日,周四至周五

 

斗牛犬登记大会

 

Thursday - Friday, March 20 - Jun 6, 2025

 

报到2025年秋季学期

 

星期三,2025年3月19日

 

Last day to submit Junior Audits to the University Registrar

 

2025年3月17日周一至周五至5月4日

 

报名参加2025年夏季学期

 

Thursday, March 27, 2025

 

Last day to drop a course with a grade of “W” without academic penalty.
Monday, April 1, 2025 Withdrawn Failing Period begins students may withdraw with an academic penalty “WF” grade.
2025年4月1日至7日,周一至周日

 

第96届春节艺术节

 

Tuesday, April 1, 2025

 

Final deadline for Graduation Applications and

Payment Due Date for Graduating Students (students cannot participate in the graduation ceremony with a balance)

 

2025年4月2日至3日,周三至周四

 

第26届菲斯克年度研究研讨会

 

Thursday, April 3, 2025

 

荣誉大会-下午1:00.M.

 

Wednesday, April 9, 2025

 

Last day to submit work for completion of “I”
(Incomplete) mark from the previous semester.

 

2025年4月13日至14日,周日至周一

 

学者周末(招生功能)

 

Friday, April 18, 2025

 

Good Friday: University is closed for students, faculty, staff, and administrators.

 

Thursday, April 17, 2025

 

Last day of instruction

 

Monday, April 22, 2025

 

即将毕业的高年级学生成绩 & Graduate Students due in Colleague by 12:00 P.M.

 

2025年4月22日至25日,星期二至星期五

 

Final Examination Period for all registered students (Seniors, April 17-21)

 

Monday, April 28, 2025

 

Last day for faculty to submit final grades for Non-
Seniors via Colleague; grades due in Colleague by 12:00 P.M. noon;
end of Spring term graduation date; Living-Learning Centers close 5:00 P.M.

 

2025年5月2日至5日,周五至周一

 

毕业典礼/周末聚会

 

Saturday, May 3, 2025

 

学士学位服务-上午10:00.M. – Fisk Memorial Chapel

 

Sunday, May 4, 2025

 

Commencement – 9:00 A.M.

 

Sunday, May 4, 2025

 

Last day of Spring Semester; last official day for faculty, Living-Learning Centers close at 5pm (Seniors)

 

所有日期均有可能更改

*Essential personnel, to include Facilities & Grounds and Public Safety personnel may be required, if business operations warrant working on any of these designated holidays. When this occurs, the supervisor schedules time off as holiday time for the staff member within the next ninety (90) days. For hourly-paid staff, if the department cannot provide holiday time off within ninety (90) days, the staff member will be paid for that holiday. **If required; otherwise, daily attendance from the instructor will be submitted via CAMS.

At Fisk University our students are more than just a number, we are preparing students for the 21st century not only academically but holistically so that they are ready for the real world. we strive to make sure our students are successful in all endeavors while they matriculate through their years on campus but years after as well -Dean Natara Garvin, Ed.D.

We are
Fisk.