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Academic Calendar

Below is the Academic Calendar for the 2017–2018 school year.

2017–2018 Academic Calendar
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AUGUST

30

WED

Graduate New Student Orientation

SEPTEMBER

2

SAT

Residence Halls Open to New Students – Undergraduate
Lasell Laser Welcome Weekend (New Student Orientation – Undergraduate)

3

SUN

Lasell Laser Welcome Weekend (New Student Orientation – Undergraduate)

4

MON

Labor Day
Residence Halls Open to Returning Students – Undergraduate
Enrollment Confirmation for Returning Students – Undergraduate
Lasell Laser Welcome Weekend (New Student Orientation – Undergraduate)

5

TUES

FIRST DAY OF CLASSES – Undergraduate Students
Graduate Main & Session I Begin
Connected Learning Convocation 

7

THURS

Add/Drop Deadline – Graduate Main and Session I
Departmental “Meet Your Major” Meetings – New Undergraduate Students

11

MON

Add/Drop Deadline – Undergraduate Students

OCTOBER

2

MON

Winter & Spring Registration Begins – Graduate Students

6

FRI

Course Withdrawal Deadline – Graduate Session I

9

MON

No Classes – Columbus Day

13

FRI

Progress Rosters Due – 12:00 Noon – Undergraduate Students
Pass/Fail Deadline – Undergraduate Students
Linked Credit Deadline – Undergraduate Students 

13-15

FRI-SUN

Family, Friends, and Alumni Weekend

24

TUES

Graduate Session I Ends

25

WED

Graduate Session II Begins

27

FRI

Add/Drop Deadline Graduate Session II

30

MON

Final Grades Due at 4:00 p.m. – Graduate Session I

30-31

MON-TUES

Academic Planning Week Begins

NOVEMBER

1-3

WED-FRI

Academic Planning Week

5

SUN

Admissions Open House Undergraduate

6

MON

Winter and Spring Registration Begins Undergraduate Students

9

THURS

Course Withdrawal Deadline – Graduate Main Session

13

MON

Lasell College Founder’s Day

15

WED

Graduation Application Deadline - May & August Completion

16

THURS

Course Withdrawal Deadline – Undergraduate Students

21

TUES

Course Withdrawal Deadline – Graduate Session II

22

WED

Thanksgiving Recess Begins – Undergraduate Students

27

MON

Classes Resume

DECEMBER

5

TUES

Last Day of Classes – Graduate Students – Main
Fall Connected Learning Symposium Showcase

5-7

TUES-THUR

Final Exam Period – Graduate Students – Main Session

8

FRI

Last Day of Classes – Undergraduate Students

11

MON

Reading Day – Undergraduate Students
Winter Preparatory Class - Undergraduate

12-15

TUES-FRI

Final Exam Period – Undergraduate Students
Winter Recess Begins After Last Exams

13

WED

Graduate Session II Ends

18

MON

Final Grades Due 12:00 Noon – Graduate Main & Session II

19

TUES

Final Grades Due 12:00 Noon – Undergraduate Students

 

2018

JANUARY

2-13

TUES-SAT

Winter Intensive

3

WED

Add/Drop Deadline

8

MON

Course Withdrawal Deadline

10

WED

Graduate New Students Orientation

15

MON

Holiday – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Residence Halls Open to All Undergraduate Students

16

TUES

Graduate Main & Session I Begin
Enrollment Confirmation for all Undergraduate Students
Winter Orientation – Undergraduate Students
Final Grades Due at 4 p.m. – Winter Intensive

17

WED

FIRST DAY OF CLASSES – Undergraduate Students

18

THURS

Add/Drop Deadline Graduate Main & Session I

23

TUES

Add/Drop – Undergraduate Students

FEBRUARY

13

TUES

Summer I & II Registration Beings – Graduate Students

16

FRI

Course Withdrawl Deadline - Graduate Session I

19

MON

No Classes – Presidents’ Day

22

THURS

Pass/Fail Deadline – Undergraduate Students
Linked Credit Deadline – Undergraduate Students

MARCH

2

FRI

Progress Rosters Due – 12:00 Noon – Undergraduate Students

6

TUES

Graduate Session I Ends

10

SAT

Spring Recess Begins – Undergraduate Students
Spring Recess Begins – Graduate Main Session

12

MON

Final Grades Due at 4 p.m. – Graduate Session I

19

MON

Graduate Session II Begins
Classes Resume – Undergraduate Students
Classes Resume – Graduate Main Session

21

WED

Add/Drop Deadline – Graduate Session II
Course Withdrawl Deadline – Undergraduate Students
Course Withdrawal Deadline – Graduate Main Session

24

SAT

Lasell Day – Undergraduate Students

26-30

MON-FRI

Academic Planning Week

APRIL

2

MON

Fall & Summer Registration Begins – Undergraduate Students
Fall Registration Beings – Graduate Students

16

MON

No Classes – Patriot's Day

20

FRI

Course Withdrawal Deadline – Graduate Session II

24

TUES

Spring Connected Learning Symposium Showcase

30

MON

Last Day of Classes – Undergraduate Students
Graduate Main Ends

Graduation Application Deadline – December & August Completion

MAY

1

TUES

Reading Day
Summer Preparatory Class - Undergraduate Students

1-3

TUES-THURS

Final Exam Period – Graduate Main Session

2-7

WED-MON

Final Exam Period - Undergraduate Students

7

MON

Graduate Session II Ends
Final Grades Due at 4:00 p.m. – Graduate Main

8

TUES

Final Grades Due at 12:00 Noon for Graduating Undergraduate & Gradute Students

9

WED

Final Grades Due at 4:00 p.m. - All Undergraduate Students

10

THURS

Final Grades Due at 12:00 Noon – Graduate Session II

12

SAT

Commencement

15

TUES

Summer Session Main & Session I Begin

17

THURS

Add/Drop Deadline – Summer Main & Session I

JUNE

15

FRI

Course Withdrawal Deadline – Summer Session I

JULY

3

TUES

Summer Session I Ends

5

THURS

Summer Session II Begins

10

TUES

Add/Drop Deadline – Summer Session II

11

WED

Final Grades Due at 4 p.m. – Summer Session I

AUGUST

2

THURS

Course Withdrawal Deadline – Summer Main

3

FRI

Course Withdrawal Deadline – Summer Session II

27

MON

Summer Session Main & Session II End

29

WED

Final Grades Due at 12:00 Noon – Summer Main & Session II

Below is the Academic Calendar for the 2018–2019 school year.

2018–2019 Academic Calendar
Printable Version (PDF)

SEPTEMBER

1

SAT

Residence Halls Open to New Students – Undergraduate
Lasell Laser Welcome Weekend (New Student Orientation – Undergraduate)

2

SUN

Lasell Laser Welcome Weekend (New Student Orientation – Undergraduate)

3

MON

Labor Day
Residence Halls Open to Returning Students – Undergraduate
Enrollment Confirmation for Returning Students – Undergraduate
Lasell Laser Welcome Weekend (New Student Orientation – Undergraduate)

4

TUES

FIRST DAY OF CLASSES – Undergraduate Students
Graduate Main & Session I Begin
Connected Learning Convocation 

6

THURS

Add/Drop Deadline – Graduate Main and Session I
Departmental “Meet Your Major” Meetings – New Undergraduate Students

11

TUES

Add/Drop Deadline – Undergraduate Students

OCTOBER

1

MON

Winter & Spring Registration Begins – Graduate Students

5

FRI

Course Withdrawal Deadline – Graduate Session I

8

MON

No Classes – Columbus Day

12

FRI

Progress Rosters Due – 12:00 Noon – Undergraduate Students
Pass/Fail Deadline – Undergraduate Students
Linked Credit Deadline – Undergraduate Students 

12-14

FRI-SUN

Family, Friends, and Alumni Weekend

23

TUES

Graduate Session I Ends

24

WED

Graduate Session II Begins

26

FRI

Add/Drop Deadline Graduate Session II

29

MON

Final Grades Due at 4:00 p.m. – Graduate Session I

29-31

MON-TUES

Academic Planning Week Begins

NOVEMBER

1-2

WED-FRI

Academic Planning Week

4

SUN

Admissions Open House Undergraduate

5

MON

Winter and Spring Registration Begins Undergraduate Students

8

THURS

Course Withdrawal Deadline – Graduate Main Session

13

TUES

Lasell College Founder’s Day

14

WED

Graduation Application Deadline - May & August Completion

15

THURS

Course Withdrawal Deadline – Undergraduate Students

20

TUES

Course Withdrawal Deadline – Graduate Session II

21

WED

Thanksgiving Recess Begins – Undergraduate Students

26

MON

Classes Resume

DECEMBER

4

TUES

Last Day of Classes – Graduate Students – Main
Fall Connected Learning Symposium Showcase

4-6

TUES-THUR

Final Exam Period – Graduate Students – Main Session

7

FRI

Last Day of Classes – Undergraduate Students

10

MON

Reading Day – Undergraduate Students

11-14

TUES-FRI

Final Exam Period – Undergraduate Students
Winter Recess Begins After Last Exams

12

WED

Graduate Session II Ends

17

MON

Final Grades Due 12:00 Noon – Graduate Main & Session II

18

TUES

Final Grades Due 12:00 Noon – Undergraduate Students

 

2019

JANUARY

2-13

WED-SUN

Winter Intensive

3

THURS

Add/Drop Deadline

7

MON

Course Withdrawal Deadline

9

WED

Graduate New Students Orientation

14

MON

Enrollment Confirmation for all Undergraduate Students
Residence Halls Open to All Undergraduate Students
Winter Orientation - Undergraduate Students

15

TUES

FIRST DAY OF CLASSES - Undergraduate Students
Graduate Main & Session I Begin

16

WED

Final Grades Due at 4 p.m. - Winter Intensive

17

THURS

Add/Drop Deadline Graduate Main & Session I

21

MON

Holiday - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

22

TUES

Add/Drop – Undergraduate Students

FEBRUARY

12

TUES

Summer I & II Registration Beings – Graduate Students

15

FRI

Course Withdrawl Deadline - Graduate Session I

18

MON

No Classes – Presidents’ Day

21

THURS

Pass/Fail Deadline – Undergraduate Students
Linked Credit Deadline – Undergraduate Students

MARCH

1

FRI

Progress Rosters Due – 12:00 Noon – Undergraduate Students

5

TUES

Graduate Session I Ends

9

SAT

Spring Recess Begins – Undergraduate Students
Spring Recess Begins – Graduate Main Session

11

MON

Final Grades Due at 4 p.m. – Graduate Session I

18

MON

Graduate Session II Begins
Classes Resume – Undergraduate Students
Classes Resume – Graduate Main Session

20

WED

Add/Drop Deadline – Graduate Session II

21

THURS

Course Withdrawl Deadline – Undergraduate Students
Course Withdrawal Deadline – Graduate Main Session

23

SAT

Lasell Day – Undergraduate Students

25-29

MON-FRI

Academic Planning Week

APRIL

1

MON

Fall & Summer Registration Begins – Undergraduate Students
Fall Registration Beings – Graduate Students

15

MON

No Classes – Patriot's Day

19

FRI

Course Withdrawal Deadline – Graduate Session II

23

TUES

Spring Connected Learning Symposium Showcase

29

MON

Last Day of Classes – Undergraduate Students
Graduate Main Ends

Graduation Application Deadline – December & August Completion

30

TUES

Reading Day 
Final Exam Period - Graduate Main Session

MAY

1-2

WED-THUR

Final Exam Period - Graduate Main Session

1-6

WED-MON

Final Exam Period – Undergraduate Students

6

MON

Graduate Session II Ends
Final Grades Due at 4:00 p.m. – Graduate Main

7

TUES

Final Grades Due at 12:00 Noon for Graduating Undergraduate & Gradute Students

8

WED

Final Grades Due at 4:00 p.m. - All Undergraduate Students

9

THURS

Final Grades Due at 12:00 Noon – Graduate Session II

11

SAT

Commencement

14

TUES

Summer Session Main & Session I Begin

16

THURS

Add/Drop Deadline – Summer Main & Session I

JUNE

14

FRI

Course Withdrawal Deadline – Summer Session I

JULY

2

TUES

Summer Session I Ends

3

WED

Summer Session II Begins

8

MON

Add/Drop Deadline – Summer Session II

10

WED

Final Grades Due at 4 p.m. – Summer Session I

AUGUST

1

THURS

Course Withdrawal Deadline – Summer Main

2

FRI

Course Withdrawal Deadline – Summer Session II

26

MON

Summer Session Main & Session II End

28

WED

Final Grades Due at 12:00 Noon – Summer Main & Session II