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    Western Michigan University
   
 
  Feb 19, 2018
 
 
    
Graduate Catalog 2008-09 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar


Fall Semester, 2008

August 29, Friday
    Advising Day
September 1, Monday
    Labor Day Recess
September 2, Tuesday
    Classes Begin at 8:00 a.m.
November 26, Wednesday
    Thanksgiving Recess Begins at Noon
December 1, Monday
    Classes Resume
December 8-12
    Final Examination Week
December 13, Saturday
    Semester Ends—Commencement

Spring Semester, 2009

January 2, Friday
    Advising Day
January 5, Monday
     Classes Begin at 8 a.m.
January 19, Monday
    MLK Day Recess, Convocation and Activities
February 27, Friday
    Spirit Day - No Classes
March 2, Monday
    Semester Recess
March 9, Monday
    Classes Resume
April 20-24
    Final Examination Week
April 25, Saturday
    Semester Ends—Commencement

Summer I, 2009

May 4, Monday
    Classes Begin
May 25, Monday
    Memorial Day Recess
June 24, Wednesday
    Session Ends
June 27, Saturday
    Commencement

Summer II, 2009

June 25, Thursday
    Classes Begin
July 3, Friday
    Independence Day Recess
August 14, Friday
    Session Ends—No Commencement Exercises

NOTE: This Academic Calendar is Subject to Change Without Notice.
 

Fall Semester, 2009

September 4, Friday
    Advising Day
September 7, Monday
    Labor Day Recess
September 8, Tuesday
    Classes Begin at 8:00 a.m.
November 25, Wednesday
    Thanksgiving Recess Begins at Noon
November 30, Monday
    Classes Resume
December 14-18
    Final Examination Week
December 19, Saturday
    Semester Ends—Commencement

Spring Semester, 2010

January 8, Friday
    Advising Day
January 11, Monday
     Classes Begin at 8 a.m.
January 18, Monday
    MLK Day Recess, Convocation and Activities
March 5, Friday
    Spirit Day - No Classes
March 8, Monday
    Semester Recess
March 15, Monday
    Classes Resume
April 26-30
    Final Examination Week
May 1, Saturday
    Semester Ends—Commencement

Summer I, 2010

May 10, Monday
    Classes Begin
May 31, Monday
    Memorial Day Recess
June 30, Wednesday
    Session Ends
July 3, Saturday
    Commencement

Summer II, 2010

July 1, Thursday
    Classes Begin
July 5, Monday
    Independence Day Recess
August 20, Friday
    Session Ends—No Commencement Exercises