Current Academic Calendar

Fall 2015

August 24 Academic Year Begins
August 27 Cross Registration and Senior Citizen registration begins 
August 28 First year/Transfer student move in beginning 9am
August 30 Residence Halls open for returning students
Last day for full-time student to withdraw with no financial penalty
August 31 First Day of Classes.  Enrollment reporting begins
September 4 Add/Drop period ends for Full Semester Day classes
Last day for full-time students to withdraw from WCSU and receive a 90% refund
September 6 Last day for part-time students to withdraw with 100% refund
September 7 Labor Day - No classes – University closed
September 10 Add/Drop period ends for full semester evening courses
September 16 Independent Study forms and Faculty Development forms due in Registrar's Office
September 21 Enrollment Reporting Census Date
September 25 Last day for Pass/Fail and Audit requests
October 9 Repeat Policy deadline
Undergraduate Spring/Summer 2015 INC submission
October 12 Columbus Day – Classes in session. Non-essential Univ. offices closed
October 17 Homecoming Day
October 23 Midterm grades due. May report Stopped Attending (SA)
October 26 Second eight week classes begin
November 1 Undergraduate Graduation Application Deadline for Spring Commencement
November 4 – November 20 Tentative registration begins for Spring 2016 – See Registrar’s webpage for detailed information
November 11 Veteran’s Day – University open. Classes in session
November 23 Non-matriculated student registration begins
November 25 Thanksgiving Recess  Begins - No Classes - University open
November 26-29 Thanksgiving Recess Cont. - No Classes - University closed
December 4 Graduate Incomplete submission deadline for Spring/Summer 2015
December 11 Withdrawal deadline without academic penalty
Make-up/Reading Day
December 12-18 Final Exams
December 23 Semester Ends. Fall final grades due

Winter Intersession

December 21  Intersession Begins
December 25 Christmas Holiday - No classes – University closed
January 1 New Year’s Holiday - No classes – University closed
January 15 Intersession Ends
January 20      Intersession Final grades due

Spring 2016

January 14 Cross registration and Senior Citizen registration begins
January 15 Semester Begins
January 18 Martin Luther King Day - No Classes University closed
Last day for full-time students to Withdraw from WCSU with no financial penalty
January 19 First Day of Classes
January 25 Last day to Add/Drop day courses
Last day for full-time students to withdraw from WCSU and receive a 90% refund
Last day for part-time students to withdraw from WCSU and receive 100% refund
January 29 Last day to Add/Drop Courses that meet once per week
February 3 Student Independent Study forms are due to the Registrar’s Office
February 12 Last day to submit Pass/Fail Option forms and audit forms to the Registrar’s Office
February 12-15 President’s holiday – No classes, University closed
February 26 Undergraduate Fall/Intersession Incomplete grades due
March 11 Midterm grades due. May report Stopped Attending (SA)
March 21-27 Spring Break No Classes
March 25 Day of Reflection - No classes, University closed
March 26 No  classes, University closed
April 1- 21 Tentative Undergraduate registration begins – See Registrar’s office webpage for detailed information
April 22 Non-matriculated undergraduate students registration
May 4 GR Incomplete deadline for Fall/Intersession courses
May 5-6 Make-up/Reading Day
May 7 – 13 Final Exam Week
May 18 Spring Final grades due
May 22 Graduate and Undergraduate Commencement – 10:30 a.m., Webster Bank Arena, Bridgeport, CT

Summer Session 2016

May 23 Summer Session I Begins
May 30 Memorial Day – No classes, University closed
June 24 Summer Session I Ends
June 27 Summer Session II Begins
June 29 Summer Session I Final grades due
July 4 Independence Day - No classes, University closed
July 22 Summer Session II Ends
July 25 Summer Session III Begins
July 27 Summer Session II Final grades due
August 19 Summer Session III Ends
August 24 Summer Session III Final grades due



WCSU Weather Information

Current Conditions in Danbury

Current Conditions

55.1° F
Feels like N/A°

Wind: 7MPH from the S
Humidity: N/A%
Pressure: 30 in.
Dew Point: N/A° F

Emergency / Weather Alert Information

The Emergency / Weather Alert will be posted on the WCSU home page any time an emergency or bad weather causes a delay, cancellation or early closing of the university.

Weather Alert Example

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Greater Danbury 5-Day Forecast

Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Slight chance for a morning shower, partly sunny and pleasant.
Partly sunny and pleasant.
Mostly cloudy, chance for some showers.
Chance for morning rain then some afternoon sunshine.
Mostly sunny and mild.
36° / 59° 34° / 56° 36° / 43° 39° / 54° 33° / 54°