Academic Calendar

Muhlenberg College

FALL 2016

 

Orientation   

 

 


through   

 

Friday, August 26
Sunday, August 28

 

 

Classes Begin

 

 

 

Monday, August 29

Last Day for Adding Class without Faculty permission

     

Friday, September 2

Last day for Adding Class with Faculty permission

     

Wednesday, September 7

Last Day for Dropping a class

     

Wednesday, September 7

Last Day to request Pass/Fail or Audit

     

Wednesday, September 7

Attendance Discrepancies due

     

Friday, September 9

Internship Registration Deadline

     

Friday, September 16

Fall 2016 Final Exam Schedule Available

     

Friday, September 23

Homecoming / Reunion

 

 


through

 

Friday, September 23
Sunday, September 25

 

 

   

Deadline: Summer INC Grades to Registrar

 

 

 

Monday, September 26 (4:00 p.m.)

Fall Break

 

 

at conclusion of classes
to 8 a.m.

 

Friday, October 7
Tuesday, October 11

 

 

Yom Kippur (no classes)   

 

 

 

beginning with evening classes
through day classes
evening classes will meet   

 

Tuesday, October 11
Wednesday, October 12
Wednesday, October 12

 

 

 

 

Mid-Semester Grades Due

 

 

 

Friday, October 21

Spring 2017 Course Schedule available

     

Friday, October 28

Family Weekend   

 

 


through   

 

Friday, October 28
Sunday, October 30

 

 

Deadline to Withdraw from a course with a "W" Grade

 

 

 

Tuesday, November 1 (4:00 p.m.)

Last day to report Final Exam Conflicts

     

Tuesday, November 1

Registration - Spring 2017

 

 

 

 

     Seniors

 

 

 

Monday, November 7

     Juniors

     

Wednesday, November 9

     Sophomores

     

Friday and Tuesday, November 11 and 15

     First-Years

     

Thursday and Monday, November 17 and 21

Thanksgiving Break

 

 

at conclusion of classes
to 8 a.m.

 

Tuesday, November 22
Monday, November 28

 

 

Classes End

 

 

 

Friday, December 9

Study Days

 

 


through

 

Saturday, December 10
Sunday, December 11

 

 

Final Exams   

 

 


through   

 

Monday, December 12
Friday, December 16

 

 

Final Grades Due

 

by close of business day

 

Monday, December 19

Fall 2016 Calendar


Great Teachers, Great Courses

For many students, the course in Documentary Research is their first foray into making media.
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Great Teachers, Great Courses...

Students in Jeremy Teissére's 'Mind and Brain' course have quite a challenge - can the experience of consciousness be narrowed down to 100 billion neurons?
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Great Teachers, Great Courses...

Dr. Roland Kushner knows that management skills can't be taught in a vacuum.
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Great Teachers, Great Courses...

Professor Dan Wilson’s students don’t just read about history; they learn from those who lived it.
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Great Teachers, Great Courses...

What insights can worms provide about tissue and organ systems in the human body?
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Great Teachers, Great Courses...

For many students in Dr. Douglas Ovens' class, this is their first musical experience at Muhlenberg.
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Great Teachers, Great Courses...

Dr. Niesenbaum's Field Biology and Plant Ecology class is just one of many to use the 63-acre Graver Arboretum.
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Great Teachers, Great Courses...

Dr. Amy Hark wants her students to look beyond the classroom and see the impact the subjects they are studying have in the wider world.
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Great Teachers, Great Courses...

Students in Dr. George Benjamin’s class are mastering more than basic computer science skills. They’re learning about programming and robotics by focusing on problem sets.
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Great Teachers, Great Courses...

Dr. Daniel Doviak, assistant professor of philosophy at Muhlenberg College, invites his environmental philosophy students to study the relationship between humanity and the world they occupy.
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