Academic Catalog 2021-2022

Slippery Rock University

2023-2024 Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2023

Date Event
Monday, August 14 Senior Citizens Register for Fall Classes
Sat, August 19 - Sun, August 20 Welcome Back Days
Monday, August 21 Fall Semester Classes Begin at 8:00 a.m.
Monday, August 28 Drop/Add Deadline in University Offices or on MySRU - Full Semester; 1st Half, 1st 5 Week, 12 Week and 10 Week Classes
Tuesday, August 29 Course Withdrawal Period Begins ("W") - Full Semester, 1st Half, 1st 5 Week, 12 Week and 10 Week Classes
Friday, Sepember 1 Last Day to Add with Professor's Approval on Add Forms & Last Day for Grade Option
Monday, September 4 Labor Day (No Day or Evening Classes)
Tuesday, September 5 Classes Resume at 8:00 a.m.
Wednesday, September 13 "W" Deadline for 1st 5 Week Classes
Monday, September 25 End 1st 5 Week Classes; "W" Deadline for 1st Half Semester Classes
Tuesday, September 26 Start 2nd 5 Week Classes
Tuesday, October 3 Drop/Add Deadline 2nd 5 Week Classes
Friday, October 6 "W" Deadline for 10 Week Classes
Sun, October 8 - Tue, October 10 Fall Break - No Day or Evening Classes
Tuesday October 10 Professional Development Day
Wednesday, October 11 Classes Resume at 8:00 a.m.; Fall Midterm Grades Due by Noon
Friday, October 13 End 1st Half Semester Classes
Monday, October 16 Start 2nd Half Semester Classes
Wednesday, October 18 "W" Deadline for 12 Week Classes
Friday, October 20 "W" Deadline for 2nd 5 Week Classes
Monday, October 23 Drop/Add Deadline 2nd Half Semester Classes
Wednesday, November 1 "W" Deadline for Full Semester Classes; End 2nd 5 Week Classes & End 10 Week Classes
Thursday, November 2 Start 3rd 5 Week Classes
Mon, November 6-Fri, November 17 Winter 2023 and Spring 2024 Registration
Thursday, November 9 Drop/Add Deadline 3rd 5 Week Classes
Wednesday, November 15 End 12 Week Classes
Friday, November 17 "W" Deadline for 2nd Half Semester Classes
Monday, November 20 Non-Degree Student Registration for Winter/Spring
Wed, November 22 - Sun, November 26 Thanksgiving Recess (No Day or Evening Classes)
Monday, November 27 Classes Resume at 8:00 a.m.
Wednesday, November 29 "W" Deadline for 3rd 5 Week Classes
Monday, December 4 Last Day of Classes (3rd 5 Week & 2nd Half Classes Meet through Exam Week)
Monday, December 4 Last Day to Withdraw from University (All Classes)
Tue, December 5 - Sat, December 9 Final Exam Week
Friday, December 8 End 3rd 5 Week Classes; End 2nd Half Classes
Saturday, December 9 Commencement 11:00 a.m.
Tuesday, December 12 Final Grades Due by 3:00 p.m.

Winter Session 2023

Date Event
Wednesday, December 6 Senior Citizens Register for Winter Classes
Wednesday, December 13 Winter Session Classes Begin
Thursday, December 14 Drop/Add Deadline for Winter Session
Friday, December 29 Winter Session Withdrawal ("W") Deadline
Monday, January 8 Winter Session Ends
Wednesday, January 10 Winter Session Grades Due by Noon

Spring Semester 2024

Date Event
Tuesday, January 9 Senior Citizens Register for Spring Classes
Tuesday, January 16 Spring Semester Classes Begin at 8:00 a.m.
Tuesday, January 23 Drop/Add Deadline in a University Office or on MySRU - Full Semester, 1st Half, 1st 5 Week, 12 Week and 10 Week Classes
Wednesday, January 24 Course Withdrawal "W" Period Begins - Full Semester, 1st Half, 1st 5 Week, 12 Week and 10 Week Classes
Monday, January 29 Last Day to Add with Professor's Approval on Add Forms & Last Day for Grade Option
Wednesday, February 7 "W" Deadline for 1st 5 Week Classes
Monday, February 19 End 1st 5 Week Classes & "W" Deadline 1st Half Semester Classes
Tuesday, February 20 Start 2nd 5 Week Classes
Tuesday, February 27 Drop/Add Deadline 2nd 5 Week Classes
Thursday, February 29 Midterm Grades Due by Noon
Friday, March 1 "W" Deadline for 10 Week Classes
Wednesday, March 6 End of 1st Half Semester Classes
Thursday, March 7 Start of 2nd Half Semester Classes
Sun, March 10 - Sun, March 17 Spring Break
Monday, March 18 Classes Resume at 8:00 a.m.; "W" Deadline 12 Week Classes
Wednesday, March 20 "W" Deadline for 2nd 5 Week Classes
Thursday, March 21 Drop/Add Deadline 2nd Half Semester Classes
Monday, April 1 "W" Deadline for Full Semester Classes; End 2nd 5 Week Classes & End 10 Week Classes
Tuesday, April 2 Start 3rd 5 Week Classes
Mon, April 8 - Fri, April 19 Summer/Fall 2024 Registration
Tuesday, April 9 Drop/Add Deadline 3rd 5 Week Classes
Monday, April 15 End 12 Week Classes
Wednesday, April 17 "W" Deadline for 2nd Half Semester Classes
Monday, April 22 Non-Degree Students Register for Summer
Wednesday, April 24 "W" Deadline for 3rd 5 Week Classes
Monday, April 29 Last Day of Classes (3rd 5 Week and 2nd Half Semester Classes Meet through Exam Week)
Monday, April 29 Last Day to Withdraw from University (All Classes)
Tue, April 30 - Sat, May 4 Final Exam Week
Friday, May 3 Commencement at 7:00 p.m. for all Graduate Students (Masters and Doctorate)
Saturday, May 4 Commencement at 10:00 a.m. for the Colleges of Health, Engineering & Science and Liberal Arts & Commencement at 2:00 p.m. for the Colleges of Business and Education
Tuesday, May 7 Final Spring Grades Due by 3:00 p.m.

Summer Session 2024

Date Event
Wednesday, May 1 Senior Citizens Register for Summer Classes
Monday, May 6 Extended Full Summer Term Begins
Wednesday, May 8 Pre-Session, Full Summer, and Post Session Terms Begin
Thursday, May 9 Pre-Session Drop/Add Deadline
Wednesday, May 15 Full Summer & Extended Full Summer Drop/Add Deadline
Friday, May 17 Pre-Session Withdrawal ("W") Deadline
Thursday, May 23 Pre-Session Ends
Monday, May 27 Memorial Day (No Day or Evening Classes)
Tuesday, May 28 Session 1 and Summer Term Begin; Pre-Session Grades Due by Noon
Wednesday, May 29 Session 1 Drop/Add Deadline
Friday, May 31 Summer Term Drop/Add Deadline
Thursday, June 13 Session 1 Withdrawal ("W") Deadline
Friday, June 14 Deadline to Register for an Internship
Monday, June 24 Session 1 Ends
Tuesday, June 25 Session 2 Begins
Wednesday, June 26 Session 2 Drop/Add Deadline; Session 1 Grades Due by Noon
Thursday, June 27 Full Summer Withdrawal ("W") Deadline
Monday, July 1 Non-Degree Student Registration for Fall Classes
Wednesday, July 3 Summer Term Withdrawal ("W") Deadline; Extended Full Summer Term Withdrawal ("W") Deadline
Thursday, July 4 Independence Day Observed (No Day or Evening Classes)
Friday, July 5 Classes Resume at 8:00 a.m.
Friday, July 12 Session 2 Withdrawal ("W") Deadline
Tuesday, July 23 Session 2/Summer Term/Post Session/Full Summer End
Monday, July 29 Session 2/Post Session/Full Summer/Summer Term Grades Due by Noon
Monday, August 5 Extended Full Summer Grades Due by Noon
Thursday, August 8 Extended Full Summer Grades Due by Noon
Monday, August 12 Senior Citizens Register for Fall Classes
Sat, August 17 - Sun, August 18 Welcome Back Days for Fall 2024 - Tentative
Monday, August 19 Fall Semester 2024 Classes Begin at 8:00 a.m.

*All dates are as of 07/09/2021 and are subject to change.