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Academic Calendar

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

2018–2019 Academic Calendar
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August

29

WED

Graduate New Student Orientation

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

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