2015-2016 Academic Calendar Summary

Full Academic Calendar

2015-2016 Degree Calendar
For a diploma to be awarded in: Degree applications are due to the Registrar’s Office on: Dissertations are due to the Registrar’s Office on:
November 10, 2015 September 4, 2015 September 25, 2015
March 8, 2016 January 4, 2016 January 15, 2016
May 25, 2016 February 5, 2016 April 22, 2016


2015-2016 Academic Year Summary
Summer 2015 Fall 2015 Spring 2016
July 1 – August 14 September 2 –
December 18
 January 4 – May 13
WinterSession Spring1
 July 1 –
July 24
July 27 –
Aug 14
Sept 2 –
Oct 23
Oct 26 –
Dec 18
Jan 4 –
Jan 22
Jan 25 –
Mar 11
Mar 21 –
May 13


Religious Holidays

According to Chapter 151c, Section 2B, of the General Laws of Massachusetts, any student in an educational or vocational training institution, other than a religious or denominational training institution, who is unable, because of his or her religious beliefs, to attend classes or to participate in any examination, study, or work requirement on a particular day shall be excused from any such examination or requirement which he or she may have missed because of such absence on any particular day, provided that such makeup examination or work shall not create an unreasonable burden upon the school. No fees of any kind shall be charged by the institution for making such opportunity available to the student, and no adverse or prejudicial effect shall result to any student for availing himself or herself of these provisions.