Samford University

Academic Calendar - Fall Semester 2014

Fall Semester 2014 - Undergraduate Day and most Graduate Programs
Environmental Management and the College of Health Sciences
August 18-22 Faculty in residence for the academic session
August 22 Advising, registration, and payment for students not registered
August 25 Payment due date for students who have registered*
August 25 Classes begin
August 26 University Convocation
August 29 Last day to add or drop a Fall course(s)
August 29 Deadline to submit Course Repeat form in semester repeated course is taken
September 1 Labor Day Holiday; no classes meet
October 1 Deadline for Application for Undergraduate Degree in Spring 2015
October 6 Midterm Web grading opens
October 13-14 Fall Break; no classes meet
October 17 Deadline for faculty to submit Midterm grades for Freshmen;
Online Web grading closes (Deadline subject to change)
October 27 Registration begins for Jan Term and Spring Semester
(NOTE: Registration continues until the last day to add/drop for each term.)
November 14

Last day to withdraw from a Fall course(s) OR to completely withdraw from ALL Fall courses without ACADEMIC penalty

November 14 Deadline to submit Pass/Fail form for a course being taken in the current semester 
November 26-28 Thanksgiving Holidays; no classes meet
December 5 Classes end
December 8-11 Final Examinations
December 13 Commencement


Important Note: Students who register AFTER the payment due date MUST make their payments IMMEDIATELY upon registration