Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

JCN Academic Calendars 2018 - 2019

 

Center City - Undergraduate (All FACT & Traditional BSN)

Pre-Fall Semester  
May 14, 2018, Monday
Orientation/Registration
May 15, Tuesday
Classes begin (FACT1 Q1)
August 17, Friday Classes end (FACT1 Q1)
August 24, Friday
Grades due in Registrar's Office, 9:00 a.m.
Fall Semester
August 27, Monday
Classes begin (FACT1 Q2, FACT2, TRAD BSN)
September 3, Monday
Labor Day Holiday
September 10, Monday Drop/Add Period ends (FACT2, TRAD BSN)
September 25, Tuesday Last date to remove an "I" grade from previous term
October 24, Wednesday Last date to withdraw with a grade of "W"
November 2, Friday
Classes end (FACT1 Q2)
November 5, Monday Classes begin (FACT1 Q3)
November 12, Monday On-line Registration for Spring Semester begins (anticipated) 
November 21, Wednesday Thanksgiving Holidays begin / No classes scheduled   
November 24, Saturday Thanksgiving Holidays end / Classes resume
December 9, Sunday Classes end (FACT2, TRAD BSN)
December 10, Monday Final examinations begin (FACT2, TRAD BSN)
December 14, Friday Final examinations end (FACT2, TRAD BSN)
December 28, Friday Grades due to Registrar's Office, 9:00 a.m. (FACT2, TRAD BSN)
December 31, Monday Last date to file Application for Graduation
Spring Semester  
January 4, 2019, Friday On-line Registration for Spring Semester ends
January 7, Monday Classes begin (FACT2, TRAD BSN)
January 20, Sunday Classes end (FACT1 Q3)
January 21, Monday Martin Luther King Holiday / No classes scheduled
January 22, Tuesday Drop/Add Period ends
January 22, Tuesday Classes begin (FACT1 Q4)
February 1, Friday Last date to remove an “I” grade from previous term
February 15, Friday Last date to withdraw with a grade of “W”
March 4, Monday Spring Recess begins / No classes scheduled
March 11, Monday Spring Recess ends / Classes resume
April 8, Monday On-line Registration for Summer/Fall Semester begins (anticipated)
April 26, Friday Classes end (FACT2, TRAD BSN)
April 29, Monday Final examinations begin (FACT2, TRAD BSN)
May 4, Saturday Final examinations end (FACT2, TRAD BSN)
May 5, Sunday Classes end (FACT1 Q4)
May 6, Monday Final examinations begin (FACT1)
May 6, Monday Senior grades due to Registrar's Office, 9:00 a.m.
May 7, Tuesday On-line Registration for Summer Semester ends
May 8, Wednesday All other grades due to Registrar’s Office, 9:00 a.m.
May 10, Friday Final examinations end (FACT1)
May 13, Monday
FACT1 grades due to Registrar's Office, 9:00 a.m.
TBA Commencement Exercises

 

Center City - Graduate (MSN, Post-MSN, DNP)

Fall Semester  
Various Orientation/Registration (Entering Class)
Setember 3, Monday Labor Day Holiday
September 5, Wednesday   Classes begin
September 17, Monday Drop/Add Period ends  
September 25, Tuesday Last date to remove an “I” grade from previous term
October 24, Wednesday Last date to withdraw with a grade of “W”
November 12, Monday On-line Registration for Spring Semester begins (anticipated)
November 21, Wednesday Thanksgiving Holidays begin / No classes scheduled
November 24, Saturday Thanksgiving Holidays end / Classes resume
December 14, Friday
Classes end  
December 17, Monday Final Examinations Begin  
December 21, Friday Final Examinations End  
December 28, Friday Grades due in Registrar’s Office, 9:00 a.m.
December 31, Monday
Last date to file Application for Graduation
Spring Semester  
January 4, 2019, Friday On-Line Registration for Spring Semester ends 
January 7, Monday Classes begin  
January 21, Monday Martin Luther King Holiday / No classes scheduled
January 22, Tuesday Drop/Add Period ends
February 1, Friday Last date to remove an “I” grade from previous term
February 15, Friday Last date to withdraw with a grade of “W”
March 4, Monday Spring Recess begins / No classes scheduled
March 11, Monday Spring Recess ends / Classes resume
April 8, Monday On-line Registration for Summer/Fall Semester begins (anticipated)
April 26, Friday Classes end
April 29, Monday Final Examinations Begin
May 3, Friday Final Examinations End
May 7, Tuesday On-line Registration for Summer Semester ends
May 9, Wednesday All Grades due in Registrar’s Office, 9:00 a.m.
TBA Commencement Exercises
Summer Session  
May 13, 2019, Monday Classes begin
May 21, Tuesday Drop/Add Period ends
May 27, Monday Memorial Day Holiday
May 28, Tuesday Last date to withdraw with a grade of “W”
June 10, Monday Last date to remove an “I” grade from previous term
July 4, Thursday
July 4th Holiday (No Classes)
August 16, Friday Classes end
August 19, Monday Final Examinations Begin
August 22, Thursday Final Examinations End
August 23, Friday On-line regstration for Fall Semester ends
August 26,  Monday Grades due in Registrar’s Office, 9:00 a.m.

 

Abington - Undergraduate (All FACT & Traditional BSN)

Fall Semester  
August 27, Monday
New Student Orientation
August 28, Tuesday JCN Orientation (All Entering Classes)
August 28, Tuesday Classes begin - Term 4 (E&W 2nd Year)
August 29, Wednesday Classes begin (E&W 1st Year, FACT1 Q1), FACT2, TRAD BSN)
Setember 3, Monday Labor Day
September 10, Tuesday Drop/Add Period ends (All BSN students)
September 25, Tuesday Last date to remove an "I" grade from previous term
October 24, Wednesday Last date to withdraw with a grade of “W”
November 12, Monday On-line Registration for Spring Semester begins (anticipated)
November 21, Wednesday Thanksgiving Holidays begin / No classes scheduled
November 24, Saturday Thanksgiving Holidays end / Classes resume
November 30, Friday Classes end (E&W 2nd Year, FACT1 Q1, FACT2, TRAD BSN)
December 3, Monday Final examinations begin (FACT1 Q1, FACT2, TRAD BSN)
December 4,  Tuesday Final examinations begin (E&W 2nd Year)
December 6, Thursday Final examinations end (E&W 2nd Year)
December 7, Friday
Final examinations end (FACT1 Q1, FACT2, TRAD BSN)
December 8, Saturday
Term 4 Ends (E&W 2nd Year)
December 10, Monday Classes begin (FACT1 Q2)  
December 13, Thursday Classes end (E&W 1st Year)
December 18, Tuesday
Final examinations begin (E&W 1st Year)
December 20, Thursday Final examinations end (E&W 1st Year)
December 28, Friday Grades due to Registrar’s Office, 9:00 a.m.
December 31, Monday Last date to file Application for Graduation
Spring Semester  
January 4, 2019, Friday On-Line Registration for Spring Semester ends 
January 7, Monday Classes begin (FACT2, TRAD BSN)
January 8, Tuesday Classes begin (E&W 1st/2nd Year)
January 21, Monday Martin Luther King Holiday / No classes scheduled
January 22, Tuesday Drop/Add Period ends
February 1, Friday Last date to remove an “I” grade from previous term
February 15, Friday Last date to withdraw with a grade of “W”
March 1, Monday Classes end (FACT1 Q2)
March 4, Monday Spring Break begins/No classes scheduled
March 11, Monday Spring Break Ends/Classes resume
March 11, Monday
Classes begin (FACT1 Q3)
April 8, Monday On-line Registration for Summer/Fall Semester begins (anticipated)
April 20, Saturday Classes end (E&W 1st/2nd Year)
April 23, Tuesday Final examinations begin (E&W 1st/2nd Year)
April 25, Thursday Final examinations end (E&W 1st/2nd Year)
April 26, Friday Classes end (FACT2, TRAD BSN)
April 29, Monday Final examinations begin (FACT2, TRAD BSN)
May 4, Saturday Final examinations end  (FACT2, TRAD BSN)
May 6, Monday Senior Grades due to Registrar’s Office, 9:00 a.m.
May 8, Wednesday All other Grades due to Registrar’s Office, 9:00 a.m.
May 16, Thursday Classes end (FACT1 Q3)
May 20, Monday Final examinations begin (FACT1)
May 24, Friday Final examinations end (FACT1)
TBA Commencement Exercises
Summer Session
May 13, 2019, Monday Classes begin (E&W 1st/2nd Year)
May 21, Tuesday Drop/Add Period ends
May 27, Monday Memorial Day Holiday
May 28, Tuesday Last date to withdraw with a grade of “W”
May 28, Tuesday Classes begin (FACT1 Q4)
June 10, Monday Last date to remove an “I” grade from previous term
July 4, Thursday
July 4th Holiday (No Classes)
August 8, Thursday Classes end (E&W 1st/2nd Year)
August 13, Tuesday Final examinations begin (E&W 1st/2nd Year)
August 15, Thursday Final examinations end (E&W 1st/2nd Year)
August 24, Saturday Classes end (FACT1 Q4)
August 26, Monday Final examinations begin (FACT1 Q4)
August 28, Wednesday Final examinations end (FACT1 Q4)
August 29, Thursday Grades due in Registrar’s Office, 9:00 a.m. (FACT1)

The University reserves the right to make changes to the academic calendar as circumstances may require. Tuition is due no later than the first day of class.