Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

Academic Calendar

2016-2017 Academic Calendar

SUMMER JUNE - AUGUST 2016

5-11 June 20th Anniversary Celebration of the Miller Summer Youth Institute

5-8 June Henderson Summer Leadership Conference

14 June Term III grades due

 

4 July Seminary closed in observance of Independence Day

5-29 July Summer Languages I

21-23 July PC(USA) Senior Ordination Exams

28 July Ordination Exam:  Exegesis Exam

 

1-26 August Summer Languages II

26 August Last day to register without $75 late fee

31 Aug.-2 Sept. Orientation

 

TERM I SEPTEMBER 6 - NOVEMBER 14, 2016

2 Sept. PC(USA) Bible Content Exam

5 Sept. Seminary closed in observance of Labor Day

6 Sept. Classes Begin / Convocation 

9 Sept. PTS Bible Content exam

16 Sept. Last day to add/drop without penalty

26-27 Sept. McClure Lectures

 

7 Oct. Last day to drop classes at 50 percent

27-29 Oct. PC(USA) Senior Ordination Exams

31 Oct. - 2 Nov. Term II Registration

 

3 Nov. Ordination Exam: Exegesis

14 Nov. Last Day of Classes / Labor Day Make-up

14 Nov. Extension requests due

15-18 Nov. Reading / Exam week

8-9 Nov. Semi-Annual Board of Directors Meeting

18 Nov. Last day to register without $75 late fee

24-25 Nov. Seminary closed in observance of Thanksgiving

21 Nov. Papers due

21-25 Nov. Student break week

23 Nov. Early grades due

 

TERM II NOVEMBER 28, 2016 - FEBRUARY 20, 2017

28 Nov. Classes Begin

 

5 Dec. Term I grades due

9 Dec. Last day to add/drop without penalty

20 Dec. Last day of classes before break

21 Dec. - 3 Jan. Student Christmas break

23-30 Dec. Seminary closed in observance of Christmas

 

2 Jan. Seminary closed in observance of New Year’s Day

4 Jan. Classes resume

16 Jan. Seminary closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day

13 Jan. Last day to drop classes at 50 percent

15 Jan. Kelso Lecture

26-28 Jan. PC(USA) Senior Ordination Exams

 

2 Feb. Ordination Exam: Exegesis

3 Feb. PC(USA) Bible Content Exam

6-8 Feb. Term III Registration

TBD PTS Bible Content Exam

20 Feb. Last Day of Classes / MLK Jr. Make-up

20 Feb. Extension requests due

21-24 Feb. Reading/exam week

24 Feb. Last day to register without $75 late fee

27 Feb. Papers due

27 Feb.-10 March Student spring break

 

March 1 Early grades due

 

TERM III MARCH 13, 2017 - MAY 23, 2017

13 March CLASSES BEGIN

13 March Term II grades due

24 March Last day to add/drop without penalty

 

13-17 April Student Easter Break

14 April Seminary closed in observance of Good Friday

14 April  Last day to drop at 50 percent

20-22 April PC(USA) Ordination Exams

25-27 April Alumnae/i Days

27 April Ordination Exam: Exegesis

TBD - April Schaff Lectures

 

8-10 May Term I Registration 2017-2018

9-10 May Board of Directors Meeting

22 May Make Up Day For Easter Monday

23 May Last Day of Classes / Make-up day for Maundy Thursday

23 May Extension Requests Due

23 May Senior papers due by 9:30 a.m.

24 May Final grades due for graduating seniors by close of business

24-26 May Reading / Exam week

29 May Seminary closed in observance of Memorial Day

30 May Final Papers due for students not graduating

TBD - May Albright-Deering Lectures

 

2 June 221st Commencement

13 June Term III grades due

TBD - June Miller Summer Youth Institute

TBD - June Henderson Summer Leadership Conference