Proposed 2006-2007 Academic Calendar

FALL SEMESTER 2006 DAY DATE
Orientation and Registration Wednesday & Thursday August 16 & 17
Registration Friday August 18
Classwork begins @ 8:00 a.m. Monday August 21
Labor Day Holiday (no classes) Monday September 04
Thanksgiving recess begins @ close of day* Saturday November 18
Classwork resumes @ 8:00 a.m. Monday November 27
Classwork ends @ close of day* Friday December 08
Reading Day Saturday December 09
Final examinations begin Monday December 11
Fall semester closes @ 5:30 p.m. Friday December 16
Commencement Friday/Saturday December 16 & 17
WINTER SEMESTER 2007 DAY DATE
Orientation and Registration Thursday January 11
Registration Friday January 12
Martin Luther King Holiday (no classes) Monday January 15
Classwork begins @ 8:00 a.m. Tuesday January 16
Spring Recess begins @ close of day* Saturday March 24
Classwork resumes @ 8:00 a.m. Monday April 02
Classwork ends @ close of day* Friday May 04
Reading Day Saturday May 05
Final examinations begin Monday May 07
Winter semester closes @ 5:30 p.m. Friday May 11
Commencement Friday/Saturday May 12 & 13
SUMMER SESSION 2007
8-WEEK SESSION 2007 DAY DATE
Orientation and Registration Friday June 08
Classwork begins @ 7:30 a.m. Monday June 11
Independence Day recess (no classes) Wednesday July 04
8-week session closes @ 5:30 p.m. Friday August 03
FIRST 4-WEEK SESSION 2007 DAY DATE
Orientation and Registration Friday June 08
Classwork begins @ 7:30 a.m. Monday June 11
Independence Day recess (no classes) Wednesday July 04
First 4-week session closes @ 5:30 p.m. Friday July 06
SECOND 4-WEEK SESSION 2007 DAY DATE
Orientation and Registration Monday July 9
Classwork begins @ 7:30 a.m. Monday July 9
Second 4-week session closes @ 5:30 p.m. Friday August 03

*Close of day is defined as including late afternoon and evening classes.

The faculty is reminded that a substantial number of students may want to observe religious holidays and days of special commemoration. The faculty is encouraged to avoid scheduling exams on such days.

Approved by MU Faculty Council on January 20, 2005

For additional information see Academic Dates and Deadlines.