Academic Calendar

2014-2015 Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2014
Registration Begins (Fall 2014) April 9
Full payment due for pre-registered Fall classes August 15
Faculty Return August 18
Last Day to Register/Pay for Fall August 23
Weekday Classes Begin August 25
Labor Day Holidays (No Classes August 30 - September 1
Friday Evening, Saturday & Sunday Classes Begin September 5 - 7
Official Day September 8
Last day to drop and receive a "W" November 10
Thanksgiving Holidays (Colleges close at 4:30 p.m. November 26) November 27 - 30
Full payment due for pre-registered December Mini-Term Classes December 5
Final Exams December 8 - 14
Last Day to Register/Pay for Winter Mini-Term December 12
Winter Mini-Term (3 week) December 15 - January 4
Winter Mini-Term (4 week) December 15 - January 11
Winter Holidays (offices closed) December 22 - January 4
Last day to drop and receive a "W" for 3 week Mini-Term December 29
Winter Holidays for Mini-Term December 25 and January 1
Last day to drop and receive a "W" for 4 week Mini-Term January 5
Grades due in myLoneStar (4pm) for 3 week December Mini-Term January 6
Grades due in myLoneStar (4pm) for 4 week December Mini-Term January 13

Number of Class Meeting Times (Fall 2014 Semester)

  • Monday classes 14 + 1 final
  • Tuesday classes 15 + 1 final
  • Wednesday classes 15 (day), 14 (evening)+ 1 final
  • Thursday classes 14 + 1 final
  • Friday classes 14 (day), 13 (evening)+ 1 final
  • Saturday classes 13 + 1 final
  • Sunday classes 13 + 1 final
  • Monday & Wednesday classes 29 (day), 28 (evening)+ 1 final
  • Tuesday & Thursday classes 29 + 1 final
  • Monday, Wednesday & Friday classes 43 + 1 final
Spring Semester 2015
Registration Begins (Spring 2015) November 17
Offices Open January 5
Faculty Return January 5
Payment Due Date January 6
Classes Begin January 12
Friday, Saturday & Sunday Classes Begin January 16, 17 & 18
MLK Holiday (Offices Closed) January 19
Spring Break (Offices Closed) March 9 - 15
Last day to drop and receive a "W" April 2
Spring Holiday (Offices Closed) April 3 - 5
Final Exams May 4 - 10

 

Summer Semester 2015
May Minimester Classes Begin May 11
Memorial Day Holiday (Offices Closed) May 23 - 25
Last day to drop and receive a "W" for May Minimester May 26
May Minimester Ends May 31
Summer I Classes Begin June 1
Last day to drop and recieve a "W" for Summer I June 23
Independence Day Holiday (Offices Closed) July 2 - 5
Summer I Semester Ends July 7
Summer II Classes Begin July 9
Last day to drop and receive a "W" for Summer II August 4
Summer II Semester Ends August 16

 

Fall Semester 2015
Faculty Return August 17
Classes Begin August 24
Friday Evening, Saturday & Sunday Classes Begin August 28, 29 & 30
Labor Day Holidays (Offices Closed) September 5 - 7
Thanksgiving Holidays (Offices Closed) November 25 - 29
Final Exams December 7 - 13
Winter Holidays (offices closed) December 21 - January 3
Winter Mini-Term (3 week) December 14 - January 3
Winter Mini-Term (4 week) December 14 - January 10
Winter Holidays for Mini-Term December 25 and January 1

 

Spring Semester 2016
Offices Open January 4
Faculty Return January 11
MLK Holiday (Offices Closed) January 18
Classes Begin January 19
Friday, Saturday & Sunday Classes Begin January 22, 23 & 24
Spring Break (Offices Closed) March 14 - 20
Spring Holiday (Offices Closed) March 25 - 27
Final Exams May 9 - 15

 

Summer Semester 2016
May Minimester Classes Begin May 16
Memorial Day Holiday (Offices Closed) May 28 - 30
May Minimester Ends June 5
Summer I Classes Begin June 6
Independence Day Holiday (Offices Closed) July 2 - 4
Summer I Semester Ends July 12
Summer II Classes Begin July 14
Summer II Semester Ends August 21