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Old Dominion University

2015-2016 Catalog

Academic Calendar

First Semester 2015-16

Date Day Event
August 22SaturdayClasses begin
September 7MondayLabor Day Holiday
October 10-13Sat-TuesFall Holiday
November 3TuesdayLast day to withdraw from classes
November 25-29Wed-SunThanksgiving Holiday
December 4FridayClasses end
December 5SaturdayExams begin
December 11FridayExams end
December 12SaturdayCommencement exercises

Second Semester 2015-16

Date Day Event
January 9SaturdayClasses begin
Janurary 16-18Sat-MonMartin Luther King Jr. Holiday
March 7-12Mon-SatSpring Holiday
March 29TuesdayLast day to withdraw from classes
April 25MondayClasses end
April 26TuesdayReading Day
April 27WednesdayExams begin
May 4WednesdayExams end
May 6, 7Friday, SaturdayCommencement exercises
May 7SaturdayDegree Conferral date

Summer 2016

Date Day Event
May 10TuesdayMaymester begins
May 16MondaySession 1 and 3 classes begin
May 30MondayHoliday - no classes held
June 25SaturdaySession 1 classes end (including exams)
June 27MondaySession 2 classes begin
July 4MondayHoliday - no classes held
August 5FridaySession 3 classes end (including exams)
August 6SaturdaySession 2 classes end (including exams)
May 27FridayMaymester ends (including exams)

First Semester 2016-17

Date Day Event
August 27SaturdayClasses begin
September 5MondayLabor Day Holiday
October 8-11Sat-TuesFall Holiday
November 8TuesdayLast day to withdraw from classes
Nov. 23 - 27Wed-SunThanksgiving Holiday
December 9FridayClasses end
December 10SaturdayExams begin
December 16FridayExams end
December 17SaturdayCommencement

Second Semester 2016-17

Date Day Event
January 7SaturdayClasses begin
January 14-16Sat-MonMartin Luther King, Jr. Holiday
March 6-11Mon-SatSpring Holiday
March 28TuesdayLast day to withdraw from classes
April 24MondayClasses end
April 25TuesdayReading Day
April 26WednesdayExams begin
May 3WednesdayExams end
May 5, 6Friday, SaturdayCommencement Exercises
May 6SaturdayDegree Conferral Date

Summer 2017

Date Day Event
May 9TuesdayMaymester begins
May 15MondaySession 1 and 3 classes begin
May 26FridayMaymester ends (including exams)
May 29MondayHoliday - no classes held
June 24SaturdaySession 1 classes end (including exams)
June 26MondaySession 2 classes begin
July 4TuesdayHoliday - no classes held
August 4FridaySession 3 classes end (including exams)
August 5SaturdaySession 2 classes end (including exams)