Academic Calendar

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2016-2017 Academic Year

Fall 2016

August

15 - President’s Fall Faculty Meeting & Dinner (Macon Campus)

17-18 - Fall Semester Faculty Workshops

19 - New Student Orientation

19 - Welcome Back! Picnic and Meet the Dean

22 - First Day of Class

22 - Community Partners Fellowship, Trustees Dining Room, 4:30-6:30 pm

23 - Founders Day—Cecil B. Day Auditorium, 10:45 a.m. Keynote Speaker – Dr. Jeffrey Willetts, Dean

22-29 - Drop/Add Period

September

5 - Labor Day Holiday—University Closed

13 - Discovery Day

15-17 - Baptist Classics Seminar

19-20 - D. Perry and Betty Ginn Lectures on Christian Faith & Modern Science, Keynote Speaker – Dr. Nancey Murphy

25-27 - Mercer Preaching Consultation – Chattanooga, TN, Keynote Speaker – Dr. Anna Carter Florence

October

Student Advisement for Spring 2017 (Meet with Advisor)

1 - Priority/Scholarship Admissions Deadline for Spring 2017

7-8 - Faculty/Staff/Student Retreat, Camp Pinnacle, Clayton, GA, 2 p.m. 

11 - Discovery Day

17 - Last Day for Course Withdrawal    

November                                                                    

4-6 - Mercer Homecoming

6-7 - Fall Scholarship Invitational     

9 - Early Registration for Spring 2017 Begins

10 - Last Day to Apply for Spring 2017 Graduation

19-22 - AAR/SBL Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX

21-25 - Fall Reading Week—No Theology Classes

24-25 - Thanksgiving Holidays—University Closed

28 - Discovery Day 

December

1 - Regular Admissions Deadline for Spring 2017

8 - Last Day of Classes December 8

12-17 - Final Examinations

21 - Grades Due

23-2 - Christmas Holidays— University Closed

 

Spring 2017

January

5 - Faculty Workshop 

6 - New Student Orientation

9 - First Day of Class

9-17 - Drop/Add Period 

15 - Priority/Scholarship Admissions Deadline for Fall 2017

16 - Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday—University Closed

TBA - Now Serving

February

6-7 - Wm. L. Self Preaching Lectures, Keynote Speaker –Dr. Bill Leonard

6 - Board of Visitors

12-13 - Spring Scholarship Invitational

28 - Discovery Day

March

Student Advisement for Summer and Fall 2017—Meet with Advisor

6-10 - Spring Reading Week—No Classes

10 - Last Day to Apply for Summer Graduation

13 - Last Day of Course Withdrawal

20 - Discovery Day

April

3 - Registration for Summer/Fall 2017 Begins

14 - Good Friday Holiday—University Closed

28 - Last Day of Class                         

May

1-6 - Final Examinations

11 - Grades Due

12 - Graduate Reception/Commissioning Service

13 - Commencement, 8:30 am

 

Summer Intensives 2017 (Session I)

May

22 - First Day of Class                                                                                          

22-30 - Drop/Add Period                                                                                      

29 - Memorial Day Holiday—University Closed

June

1 - Regular Admissions Deadline for Fall 2017   

26 - Last Day of Course Withdrawal

July                                                                   

4 - 4th of July Holiday—University Closed

6 - Last Day to Apply for Fall Graduation

18 - Last Day of Class                                                                                    

21 - Grades Due

 

Revised 7/26/2016