WCSU Student Handbook 2018-19

Academic Calendar

Students working in greenery during Western Day of Service in September Fall Semester – 2018

Aug. 18 Summer Session III Ends
Aug. 23 Transfer Orientation
Aug. 24 Move-In Day for Freshmen (LEAP Begins)
Aug. 27 Academic Year begins for Faculty
Aug. 28 First Day of Classes
Sept. 3 Labor Day — No Classes
Nov. 21-25 Thanksgiving Recess — No Classes
Dec. 7 Make-up/Reading Day
Dec. 10-16 Final Exams
Dec. 16 Semester Ends

 

Ella Grasso Hall in WinterWinter Intersession – 2018-19

Dec. 17 Intersession Begins
Dec. 25 Christmas Holiday — No Classes
Jan. 1, 2019 New Year’s Holiday — No Classes
Jan. 12 Intersession Ends

 

 

Spring Semester – 2019Cherry Blossoms

Jan. 21 Semester Begins
Jan. 21 Martin Luther King Holiday — No Classes
Jan. 22 First Day of Classes
Feb. 15-18 President’s Holiday — No Classes
Mar. 11-17 Spring Break — No Classes
April 19 Day of Reflection — No Classes
April 20 No classes
May 9 Make-up/Reading Day
May 13-19 Final Exams
May 19 Graduate and Undergraduate Commencement (tentative)
May 31 Semester Ends

 

Berkshire Hall Entrance in SummerSummer Sessions — 2019

May 27 Memorial Day — No Classes
May 28 Summer Session I Begins
June 29 Summer Session I Ends
July 1 Summer Session II Begins
July 4 Independence Day — No Classes
August 3 Summer Session II Ends
August 5 Summer Session III Begins
August 24 Summer Session III Ends

 

View across Student Center toward Danbury Hospital in fallFall Semester – 2019 (tentative)

Aug. 27 First Day of Classes
Sept. 2 Labor Day — No Classes

 

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