Fall 2013      Spring 2014      May Experience 2014   Summer 2014

2014-15 Academic Calendar

2013 Fall Semester (70 Class Days)


 New resident students arrive after 9:00 a.m. August 23 (Fri.)
 Orientation for new students August 23-26 (Fri.-Mon.)
 Campus housing opens for returning students August 25 (Sun.)
      First Dining Hall Meal served - dinner August 25 (Sun.)
 Classes begin August 27 (Tues.)
Labor Day Holiday
September 2 (Mon.)
Opening Convocation (10:00 a.m.)
September 10 (Tues.)
 Family Weekend October 4-6 (Fri.-Sun.)
 Fall Break October 12-15 (Sat.-Tues.)
 Midterm October 16 (Wed.)
 Homecoming November 8-10 (Fri.-Sun.)
      Last Dining Hall meal served - lunch
November 26 (Tues.)
Thanksgiving Holidays
November 27-December 1 (Wed.-Sun.)
      First Dining Hall meal served - dinner
December 1 (Sun.)
 Classes end December 10 (Tues.)
 Study Days December 11,14 (Wed., Sat.)
 Examinations December 12, 13, 16, 17, 18 (Thurs.-Fri., Mon.-Wed.)
       Last Dining Hall meal served - lunch December 18 (Wed.)
 Campus housing close at 10:00 a.m. December 19 (Thurs.)

2014 Spring Semester (68 Class Days)


Orientation for new students  January 10 (Fri.)
Campus housing opens at 2:00 p.m. January 11 (Sat.)
       First Dining Hall meal served - brunch January 12 (Sun.)
 Classes begin January 13 (Mon.)
 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday January 20 (Mon.)
 Midterm March 3 (Mon.)
       Last Dining Hall meal served - lunch March 7 (Fri.)
Spring Break
March 8-16 (Sat.-Sun.)
       First Dining Hall meal served - dinner March 16 (Sun.)
Friday course meetings conducted
April 10 (Thurs.)
Furman Engaged!
April 11 (Fri.)
Easter Break
April 18-April 21 (Fri.-Mon.)
Classes Resume April 22 (Tues.)
Classes End
April 29 (Tues.)
Study Days
April 30, May 3 (Wed., Sat.)
Examinations May 1, 2, 5, 6, 7 (Thurs.-Fri., Mon.-Wed.)
Residence halls close at 5:00 p.m. May 8 (Thurs.)
        Last Dining Hall meal served - lunch May 10 (Sat.)
Commencement May 10 (Sat.)
North Village & Greenbelt Community close at 1:00 p.m. May 11 (Sun.)
TOTAL: 138 Class Days  

2014 May Experience (15 Class Days)


 Campus housing opens at 2:00pm
May 13 (Tues.)
      First Dining Hall Meal served - breakfast May 14 (Wed.)
 Classes begin May 14 (Wed.)
 Memorial Day Holiday May 26 (Mon.)
 Classes end June 4 (Wed.)
       Last Dining Hall meal served - lunch June 4 (Wed.)
 Campus housing close at noon June 5 (Thurs.)

2014 Summer Session (Session 1 - 24 Days, Session II - 25 Days)


 Campus housing opens at 2:00pm
June 8 (Sun.)
      First Dining Hall Meal served - breakfast June 9 (Mon.)
Session I classes begin June 9 (Mon.)
 Independence Day Holiday
July 4 (Fri.)
 Session I classes end July 11 (Fri.)
 Session II classes begin
July 14 (Mon.)
 Session II classes end
August 15 (Fri.)
        Last Dining Hall meal served - lunch August 15 (Fri.) 
 Commencement August 16 (Sat.)
 Campus housing closes at noon
August 17 (Sun.)

Fall 2014      Spring 2015      May Experience 2015   Summer 2015

2014 Fall Semester (70 Class Days)


 New resident students arrive after 9:00 a.m. August 22 (Fri.)
 Orientation for new students August 22-25 (Fri.-Mon.)
 Campus housing opens for returning students August 24 (Sun.)
      First Dining Hall Meal served - dinner August 24 (Sun.)
 Classes begin August 26 (Tues.)
Labor Day Holiday
September 1 (Mon.)
Opening Convocation (10:00 a.m.)
September 4 (Thurs.)
 Family Weekend September 26-28 (Fri.-Sun.)
 Fall Break October 11-14 (Sat.-Tues.)
 Midterm October 15 (Wed.)
 Homecoming October 24-26 (Fri.-Sun.)
      Last Dining Hall meal served - lunch
November 25 (Tues.)
Thanksgiving Holidays
November 26-30 (Wed.-Sun.)
      First Dining Hall meal served - dinner
November 30 (Sun.)
 Classes end December 9 (Tues.)
 Study Days December 10,13 (Wed., Sat.)
 Examinations December 11, 12, 15, 16, 17 (Thurs.-Fri., Mon.-Wed.)
       Last Dining Hall meal served - lunch December 17 (Wed.)
 Campus housing close at 10:00 a.m. December 18 (Thurs.)

2015 Spring Semester (68 Class Days)


Orientation for new students  January 9 (Fri.)
Campus housing opens at 2:00 p.m. January 10 (Sat.)
       First Dining Hall meal served - brunch January 11 (Sun.)
 Classes begin January 12 (Mon.)
 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday January 19 (Mon.)
 Midterm March 2 (Mon.)
       Last Dining Hall meal served - lunch March 6 (Fri.)
Spring Break
March 7-15 (Sat.-Sun.)
       First Dining Hall meal served - dinner March 15 (Sun.)
Easter Break April 3-April 6 (Fri.-Mon.)
Classes Resume April 7 (Tues)
Friday course meetings conducted
April 16 (Thurs.)
Furman Engaged!
April 17 (Fri.)
Classes End
April 28 (Tues.)
Study Days
April 29, May 2 (Wed., Sat.)
Examinations April 30, May 1, 4, 5, 6 (Thurs.-Fri., Mon.-Wed.)
Residence halls close at 5:00 p.m. May 7 (Thurs.)
        Last Dining Hall meal served - lunch May 9 (Sat.)
Commencement May 9 (Sat.)
North Village & Greenbelt Community close at 1:00 p.m. May 10 (Sun.)
TOTAL: 138 Class Days  

2015 May Experience (15 Class Days)


 Campus housing opens at 2:00pm
May 12 (Tues.)
      First Dining Hall Meal served - breakfast May 13 (Wed.)
 Classes begin May 13 (Wed.)
 Memorial Day Holiday May 25 (Mon.)
 Classes end June 3 (Wed.)
       Last Dining Hall meal served - lunch June 3 (Wed.)
 Campus housing close at noon June 4 (Thurs.)

2015 Summer Session (Session 1 - 24 Days, Session II - 25 Days)


 Campus housing opens at 2:00pm
June 7 (Sun.)
      First Dining Hall Meal served - breakfast June 7 (Mon.)
Session I classes begin June 8 (Mon.)
 Independence Day Holiday
July 3 (Fri.)
 Session I classes end July 10 (Fri.)
 Session II classes begin
July 13 (Mon.)
 Session II classes end
August 14 (Fri.)
        Last Dining Hall meal served - lunch August 14 (Fri.) 
 Commencement August 15 (Sat.)
 Campus housing closes at noon
August 16 (Sun.)
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