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  Sep 23, 2017
 
 
    
2007-2008 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar


2007-2008 Academic Calendar

 

Fall Semester 2007

August 23─26      

Orientation

August 27

Classes Begin

September 3─7

Late drop/add (with $20 fee) ─ in Registrar's Office only

October 13─16

Fall Break (classes resume October 17)

October 26

Last day to declare Pass/Fail grading choice

October 26─28

Family Weekend

November 21─25

Thanksgiving Break (classes resume November 26)

December 12

Fall Semester Classes End
(December 10─12, classes at professor's option)

December 13

Reading Day

December 14 (8:40am) ─

December 20 (12:15pm)

Examination Period (no exams Sunday)

 

 

Spring Semester 2008

January 14

Classes begin

January 21

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (no classes)

January 21─25

Late drop/add (with $20 fee) ─ in Registrar's Office only

March 1─9

Semester Break (classes resume March 10)

March 21

Last day to declare Pass/Fail grading choice

March 22─25

Easter Break (classes resume March 26)

May 7

Spring Semester Classes End
(May 1─7, classes at professor's option)

May 8

Reading Day

May 9 (8:40am) ─ May 14(12:15pm)                     

Examination Period, including Sunday afternoon (Seniors must complete exams by Monday, May 12, 5:15 pm) 

May 17

Baccalaureate (4:45 pm)

May 18

Commencement (10:00 am)

   
Accreditation
  • Southern Association of Colleges and Schools:  Davidson College is accredited in its awarding of baccalaureate degrees by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur GA 30033; Phone: 404-679-4500; Fax: 404-679-4558).
     

  • American Chemical Society
Nondiscrimination Policy

Davidson College admits qualified students and administers all educational, athletic, financial, and employment activities without discriminating based on race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, or disability unless allowed by law and deemed necessary to the administration of the educational programs. In addition, the college complies with all applicable federal, state, and local laws governing non-discrimination.