2017-2018 Academic Calendar

Date Event
SUMMER 2017
June 13 Term 3 Grades Due
July 3-4 Seminary Closed in Observance of Independence Day
July 6 Summer Languages I
July 14 Last Day to Add/Drop Summer Classes without Penalty
July 27-29 July PC(USA) Senior Ordination Exams
July 31 Summer Languages II
Aug. 3 Ordination Exam: Exegesis Exam
Aug. 4 Last Day to Add/Drop Summer Classes at 50 Percent Tuition
Aug. 25 Last Day to Register without $75 Late Fee
Aug. 30-31 Orientation
Aug. 31 PTS Bible Content Exam
Sept. 1 PC(USA) Bible Content Exam
Sept. 4 Seminary Closed in Observance of Labor Day
TERM 1 SEPT. 5 - NOV. 13, 2017
Sept. 5 Classes Begin/Convocation
Sept. 15 Last Day to Add/Drop without Penalty
Oct. 6 Last Day to Drop Classes at 50 Percent Tuition
Oct. 26-28 PC(USA) Senior Ordination Exams
Oct. 30-Nov. 1 30 Oct.-1 Nov. Term 2 Registration
Nov. 2 Ordination Exam: Exegesis
Nov. 7-8 Semi-Annual Board of Directors Meeting
Nov. 13 Last Day of Classes/Labor Day Make-up
Nov. 13 Extension Requests Due
Nov. 14-17 Reading/Exam Week
Nov. 17 Last Day to Register without $75 Late Fee
Nov. 20 Papers Due
Nov. 21-24 Student Break Week
Nov. 22 Early Grades Due
Nov. 23-24 Seminary Closed in Observance of Thanksgiving
TERM 2 NOV. 27, 2017 - FEB. 19, 2018
Nov. 27 Classes Begin
Dec. 4 Term 1 Grades Due
Dec. 8 Last Day to Add/Drop without Penalty
Dec. 20 Last Day of Classes Before Break
Dec. 21-Jan. 2 Student Christmas Break
Dec. 22-29 Seminary Closed in Observance of Christmas
Jan. 1 Seminary Closed in Observance of New Year’s Day
Jan. 4 Classes Resume
Jan. 12 Last Day to Drop Classes at 50 Percent Tuition
Jan. 15 Seminary Closed in Observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Jan. 25-27 PC(USA) Senior Ordination Exams
Feb. 1 Ordination Exam: Exegesis
Feb. 2 PC(USA) Bible Content Exam
Feb. 5-7 Term 3 Registration
TBD PTS Bible Content Exam
Feb. 19 Last Day of Classes /MLK Jr. Make-up
Feb. 19 Extension Requests Due
Feb. 20-23 Reading/Exam Week
Feb. 23 Last Day to Register without $75 Late Fee
Feb. 26 Papers Due
Feb. 26-March 9  Student Spring Break
Feb. 28 Early Grades Due
TERM 3 MARCH 12, 2018 - MAY 22, 2018
March 12 Classes Begin
March 12 Term 2 Grades Due
March 23 Last Day to Add/Drop without Penalty
March 29-April 2  April Student Easter Break
March 30 Seminary Closed in Observance of Good Friday
April 13 Last Day to Drop at 50 Percent Tuition
April 26-28 PC(USA) Ordination Exams
May 3 Ordination Exam: Exegesis
May 7-9 Term 1 Registration 2018-2019
May 8-9 Board of Directors Meeting
May 21 Make Up Day For Easter Monday
May 22 Last Day of Classes/ Make-up day for Maundy Thursday
May 22 Extension Requests Due
May 22 Senior Papers Due by 9:30 a.m.
May 23 Final Grades Due for Graduating Seniors by Close of Business
May 23-25 May Reading/Exam week
May 28 Seminary Closed in Observance of Memorial Day
May 29 Final Papers Due for Students Not Graduating
June 1 222nd Commencement
June 12 Term 3 Grades Due