Fall Semester 2015


24 Monday–28 Friday

Orientation of new international students


27 Thursday–28 Friday

Faculty days


29 Saturday

First-year students arrive


29 Saturday–Sept 1 Tuesday

Orientation of new students


30 Sunday

Returning students arrive


2 Wednesday

First semester classes begin


11 Friday

Last day to add or change full semester classes.



Due date of incomplete grades from previous semester.


25 Friday–27 Sunday

Family Weekend


29 Tuesday

Last day to withdraw from full semester class without record


10 Saturday–14 Wednesday

Fall Vacation


16 Friday–18 Sunday



23 Friday

End of first half of semester


30 Friday

Last day to withdraw from full semester classes with W grade


24 Tuesday

Senior projects due by 5 p.m.


25 Wednesday–29 Sunday

Thanksgiving vacation


3 Thursday–6 Sunday

Christmas at Luther


11 Friday

Last day of classes



Last day to cancel CR/NO CREDIT authorization


12 Saturday

Reading day


14 Monday–17 Thursday

Final Examinations