Other Key Dates

on/or about July 12 Bills for first semester available in B-bill at bucknell.edu/B-bill
Aug. 14 International Orientation
(required for international students)
Aug. 16-20 Optional pre-orientation programs
Aug. 21-25 New Student Orientation
Aug. 25 Annual Convocation
Aug. 26 CLASSES BEGIN
Sept. 2 Labor Day (classes are in session)
Sept. 6 Last Day to drop/add courses
Sept. 27-29 Family Weekend
Oct. 4-5 Homecoming Weekend
Oct. 11 Fall Recess begins – 5 p.m.
Oct. 16 Fall Recess ends – 8 a.m.
Nov. 4 Registration for spring semester begins
Nov. 22 Thanksgiving Recess begins - 5 p.m.
Dec. 2 Thanksgiving Recess ends - 8 a.m.
Dec. 10 CLASSES END
Dec. 11 Reading Period begins
Dec. 12 Final Examinations begin
Dec. 19 Final Examinations/Reading Period ends

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