Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

Academic Calendar

2015-2016 Academic Calendar

TERM II NOVEMBER 30, 2015 - FEBRUARY 22, 2016


7 December Term I grades due
11 December Last day to add/drop without penalty
18 December Last day of classes before break
21 December-1 January Student Christmas break

4 January Classes resume
15 January Last day to drop classes at 50 percent
17 January Kelso Lecture
18 January Martin Luther King. Jr. Day - Seminary Closed
22 January Ordination Exams: Theology and Worship and Sacraments
23 January Ordination Exam: Polity
23-28 January Ordination Exam: Exegesis

5 February PC(USA) Bible Content Exam
8-10 February Term III Registration
February-TBD PTS Bible Content Exam
22 February LAST DAY OF CLASSES/MLK Jr. Make-up
22 February Extension requests due
23-26 February Reading/Exam week
26 February Last day to register without $75 late fee
29 February Papers due
29 February-11 March Student Spring Break

2 March Early grades due

TERM III MARCH 14, 2016 - MAY 23, 2016

14 March CLASSES BEGIN/Term II grades due
25 March Last day to add/drop without penalty
24-28 March Easter Break

5-6 April Schaff Lectures
15 April Last day to drop at 50 percent
22 April Ordination Exams: Theology and Worship and Sacraments
23 April Ordination Exam: Polity
23-28 April Ordination Exam: Exegesis

9-11 May Term I Registration 2016-2017
10-11 May Board of Directors Meeting
17-19 May Alumnae/i Days
19-20 May Albright-Deering Lectures
23 May  Make-up day for Easter Monday
24 May LAST DAY OF CLASSES/ Make-up day for Maundy Thursday
24 May Extension Requests Due
24 May Senior papers due by 9:30 a.m.
25 May Final grades due for graduating seniors by close of business
25-27 May Reading/Exam week
30 May Memorial Day
31 May Final Papers due for students not graduating

2 June Service of Thanksgiving
3 June 220th Commencement
3-10 June 20th Anniversary Celebration of the Miller Summer Youth Institute
5-8 June Henderson Summer Leadership Conference
14 June Term III grades due