Academic Calendar

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2015-2016 Academic Year

2016-2017 Academic Year

 

Spring 2016

January

6 - M.Div./M.A.C.M. Committee & D.Min. Committee Meetings

7 - Faculty Workshop

8 - New Student Orientation

11 - First Day of Class

11-19 - Drop/Add Period

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

March

Student Advisement for Summer and Fall 2016—Meet with Advisor

7-11 - Spring Reading Week—No Classes

14 - Last Day of Course Withdrawal

14 - Board of Visitors March 14

14-15 - Wm. L. Self Preaching Lectures
Keynote Speaker –Dr. Otis Moss, III

25 - Good Friday Holiday—University Closed

April

4 - Registration for Summer/Fall 2016 Begins

29 - Last Day of Class

May

2-7 - Final Examinations

11 - Grades Due

13 - Graduate Reception/Commissioning Service

14 - Commencement, 8:30 am


Summer 2016

 

May

23 - First Day of Class

23-31 - Drop/Add Period

 

30 - Memorial Day Holiday—University Closed

June

27 - Last Day for Course Withdrawal

July

4 - 4th of July Holiday—University Closed

18 - Last Day of Class

21 - Grades Due

 

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

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. 

17 - Last Day for Course Withdrawal                                                                         

20-22 - Writing Conference with CBF and Partners—First Baptist Church, Decatur 

4-6 - Mercer Homecoming

6-7 - Fall Scholarship Invitational     

November

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

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

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

6 - Board of Visitors

12-13 - Spring Scholarship Invitational

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

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 2/25/2016