Academic Calendar




Jan 2

Offices reopen after Christmas Break

Jan 11

New Student Registration/Placement Testing

Traditional UG Winter Term ends

Jan 13

Jan 14

Students Move Into Residence Halls & New Student Orientation

Traditional Semester Begins (First Day of Classes)

Jan 18

Last Day to Register for Spring Semester

Jan 21

Martin Luther King Day Offices Closed; No Traditional Classes

Jan 25

Last Day to Drop/Add

Feb 22

Last Day to Withdraw from Class without Grade Penalty

Mar 1

Degree Application Deadline for May Graduation

Baptist College of the Bible Alumni Banquet

Mar 8

Mid-Term Grades Due to Registrar’s Office by 4:00 p.m.

Mar 11–15

Spring Break Offices Open; No Traditional Classes

Mar 29

Mar 31

Good Friday Offices Closed; No Traditional Classes


Apr 8–12

Apr 12

Apr 15–18

Student Advising/Financial Aid Appointments Juniors & Seniors

Portfolio Grades Due to Registrar by 4:00 p.m.

Student Advising/Financial Aid Appointments Freshmen & Sophomores

Apr 19

Registration for Juniors & Seniors 9:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m.

Registration for Freshmen & Sophomores 1:00 3:00 p.m.

Apr 22

$25 Late Registration Fee Begins

Athletic Banquet

Apr 23

CAAP Testing

Senior Field Exams for Traditional Graduating Seniors Exit Survey for Traditional Graduating Seniors

Bible Knowledge Exam for College of the Bible Graduating Seniors

Apr 29

$100 late registration fee begins

May 1

Honors Day Chapel (9:30–10:20 a.m., Cougar Center gym)

May 3

Last day of classes for Traditional Seniors

Senior grades due to Registrar by 4:00 p.m.

May 6–9

Final Exams

May 10

Residence Halls close 12:00 p.m. for Traditional non-graduates

Traditional Graduate Commencement Dinner

May 11

Advantage Graduating Senior Brunch (10:30a.m., Cougar Center Gym)

Commencement (3:00 p.m., Graves County High School) End of Traditional Semester

May 12

Residence Halls close at 10:00 a.m. for Traditional Graduates

May 20


May 24

May Term begins

Last day to register for summer classes Last day to add an IDS course

Last day to drop a class without a grade penalty

May 27

Memorial Day Offices Closed; No Traditional Classes

June 7

May Term Ends (Summer Classes)

June 28

IDS Term Ends

July 1

Final Grades for IDS Courses due to Registrars Office by 4:00 p.m.

End of Summer IDS Classes

*Bold Dates indicate holidays and academic events for ADVANTAGE and Traditional-Undergraduate offices and students.