Fall Semester 2024

Academic & Planning Calendar

New Student Orientation beginsWednesday, Aug. 21, 2024
First-year schedule changes beginsFriday, Aug. 23, 2024
ConvocationSunday, Aug. 25, 2024
CLASSES BEGINMonday, Aug. 26, 2024
Last day to clear holds/enroll without dean's permissionFriday, Aug. 30, 2024
Labor Day (classes in session) Monday, Sept. 2, 2024
Last day to drop/add (two-week period)Friday, Sept. 6, 2024
Applications for January master's graduates dueMonday, Sept. 9, 2024
Homecoming & Family WeekendFriday, Sept. 20, 2024 - Sunday, Sept. 22, 2024
Last day for four-week withdrawalFriday, Sept. 20, 2024
Fall Break Monday, Oct. 14, 2024 and Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2024
Mid-semester GRADES DUEWednesday, Oct. 16, 2024
Advising for Spring 2025 beginsMonday, Oct. 28, 2024
Registration for Spring 2025 beginsMonday, Nov. 4, 2024
Last day for 10-week withdrawalTuesday, Nov. 5, 2024
Thanksgiving recess begins at 5 p.m.Friday, Nov. 22, 2024
Thanksgiving recess ends at 8 a.m.Monday, Dec. 2, 2024
CLASSES ENDTuesday, Dec. 10, 2024
Last day to submit master's thesis to Graduate Studies for format approvalTuesday, Dec. 10, 2024
Reading period beginsWednesday, Dec. 11, 2024
Final examinations beginThursday,  Dec. 12, 2024
Final examinations/reading period endThursday, Dec. 19, 2024
Completed master's thesis submitted via myBucknellThursday, Dec. 19, 2024
GRADES DUEMonday, Dec. 23, 2024
January graduation (no ceremony)Thursday, Jan. 16, 2025