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West Chester University

West Chester University
West Chester, PA 19383
610-436-1000





Academic Calendar 2013-2014


Fall Semester 2013
August 23-25
August 26
September 2
September 5
September 14
October 7-8
October 12
November 27
December 2
December 7-8
December 9
December 10-14
December 15
December 16
Residence halls open
Classes begin at 8 a.m.
Labor Day (no classes)
Rosh Hashanah*
Yom Kippur*
Fall Break (no classes)
Homecoming Weekend
Thanksgiving Break begins at 8 a.m.
Thanksgiving Break ends; classes resume at 8 a.m.
Reading days
Last day of classes
Examination period
Undergraduate Commencement
Graduate Commencement

 

Winter Session 2014  
January 2
January 17
January 18
Classes begin at 8:00 am
Last day of classes
Winter Session Finals Examinations


Spring Semester 2014

January 20
January 21
March 14
March 24
April 15
April 18
May 3-4
May 5
May 6-9
May 10
May 12

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (no classes)
Classes begin at 8 a.m.
Spring Break begins at 5 p.m.
Spring Break ends; classes resume at 8 a.m.
Passover*
Good Friday*
Reading Days
Last day of classes
Examination period
Undergraduate Commencement
Graduate Commencement

Summer Session 2014
May 26
May 27-June 28
June 27-28
Julne 30-July 31
July 4
August 1-2
August 4-21
August 22
Memorial Day (no classes)
First Session
First Session Final Examinations
Second Session
Independence Day (no classes)
Second Session Final Examinations
Third Session
Third Session Final Examinations

*Although the University will be in session, no examinations are to be administered on these major Christian and Jewish holy days. All members of the academic community are also expected to be considerate of and provide accommodations to students of other faiths when assignments, exams, and other course requirements fall on major holy days of their religions.

Note: Dates are subject to change. Please check the Registrar's Web site at www.wcupa.edu/registrar for the most recent, up-to-date calendar.