Academic Calendar

 2018 - 2019 PDF  Campus Events Calendar  

2018 Fall Term

Day of the Week Date Event
Tuesday 4 September Faculty Academic Orientation
Wednesday 5 September Commence Classes 0800
Wednesday 12 September Last Day to Add Classes
Wednesday 26 September Last Day to Drop Classes
Monday - Friday 1-26 October Registration for Sea Term, Experiencial Learning and Co-op
Monday 8 October Columbus Day - Holiday, No Classes
Tuesday 9 October Observe Monday Academic Schedule
Monday 29 October Deficiencies Due to Registrar by 1000
Monday 12 November Veterans' Day - Holiday, No Classes
Tuesday - Friday 13 November - 7 December Advising and Registration for Spring Term
Wednesday 14 November Last Day to Withdraw from Classes
Tuesday 20 November Commence Thanksgiving Break after Last Class
Monday 26 November Resume Classes
Friday 14 December End Academics (All Classes)
Monday 17 December Begin Final Examinations (All Classes)
Friday 21 December Final Examinations End, End of Fall Term
Monday 24 December Final Grades Due to Registrar's Office by 0900
Friday 28 December Academic Board Meets 0900

2019 Sea Term (51 Days)

Day of the Week Date Event
Monday 7 January Winter Sea Term Begins
Saturday 12 January Ship Departs Buzzards Bay
Sunday 24 February Ship Arrives Buzzards Bay
Tuesday 26 February End Winter Sea Term

 

2019 DGCE Winter Term

Day of the Week Date Event
Thursday  3 January Commence Alg/Trig Classes (M,T,Th,F)
Monday 14 January Commence Winter Academic Session
Monday 21 January Martin Luther King Day - No Classes
Tuesday 29 January End of Alg/Trig Classes (make-up days will be added as needed)
Monday 18 February Presidents Day - No Classes
Wednesday 20 February End of Winter Academic Session (make-up days will be added as needed)
Friday 22 February Winter Grades Due to the Registrar by 1000 (or the day after the last class)

 

Spring 2019 Term (73 Days)

Day of the Week Date Event
Monday 4 March Faculty Academic Orientation
Tuesday 5 March Commence Classes 0800
Tuesday 12 March Last Day to Add Classes
Tuesday 26 March Last Day to Drop Classes
Monday - Friday 1 April - 26 April Registration for Co-op and Experiential Learning
Wednesday 10 April Commence Patriots' Day Weekend after last class
Monday 15 April Patriot's Day Holiday - No Classes
Tuesday 16 April Resume Classes
Monday - Friday 22 April - 10 May Advising and Registration for Fall Term
Wednesday 24 April Midterm Deficiencies Due to Registrar's Office by 1600
Saturday 11 May Welcome Aboard for Non-Licensed Incoming Students
Tuesday 14 May Last Day to Withdraw from a Course
Monday - Thursday 13 - 16 May License Examinations - Suspend Academic Classes
(Class of 2019 License Candidates Only)
Saturday 18 May Welcome Aboard II - Licensed Incoming Students
Wednesday  22 May Change of Command, Afternoon Classes Dismissed by 1530
Monday 27 May Memorial Day Holiday - No Classes
Tuesday 28 May Observe Monday Academic Schedule
Tuesday 11 June End Academics (All Classes)
Wednesday  12 June Begin Final Examinations (All Classes)
Tuesday 18 June Final Examinations End
Wednesday 19 June Final Grades Due to Registrar's Office by 1300
Saturday 22 June Graduation, Class of 2019
Monday 24 June Academic Board Meets - 1000

2019 DGCE Summer Term

Day of the Week Date Event
Monday 24 June Commence Intermediate Algebra Summer Classes
Monday 1 July Commence Summer Academic Session
Thursday 4 July 4th of July Holiday Observed - No Classes
Friday 26 July End of Intermediate Algebra Summer Classes
Sunday 4 August MAPS
Tuesday 13 August End of Summer Term
Thursday 15 August Summer Term Final Grades Due to Registrar's Office by 1000