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Undergraduate Student Life

Undergraduate Admissions

Undergraduate Academic Policies and Information

Special Programs

Arts and Sciences Programs

Conservatory of Music

Graduate Academic Policies and Information

Graduate Programs

Financial Information

Directory

College Calendar

 

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College Calendar

Telephone Numbers

Registrar’s Calendar

2015

August

18-19              

Tues.-Wed.

New faculty orientation

20-21

Thurs.-Fri.

International student orientation

21

Friday

New undergraduate students arrive

21-25

Fri.-Tues.

New undergraduate student orientation

21

Friday

Faculty Workshop

23

Sunday

Residence halls open for continuing students 2 pm

24

Monday

Faculty Banquet

24

Monday

New graduate student orientation & registration

New transfer student advising and registration

25

Tuesday

Registration of new freshmen students

26

Wednesday

Classes begin

 

September

7

Monday

Labor Day—offices closed, no classes

2-4

Wed.-Fri.

Fall Special Services

 

October

9-10

Fri.-Sat.

Homecoming Weekend

16

Friday

End of first half of semester (A Quad)

17-20

Sat.-Tues.

Mid-semester break—no classes

21

Wednesday

Beginning of second half of semester (B Quad)

30-31

Fri.-Sat.

Family Weekend

 

November

2

Mon.

Advising for spring semester begins

4-6

Wed.-Fri.

Staley Lectures

9-20

Mon.-Fri.

Advance registration—course scheduling for spring semester

25-29

Wed.-Sun

Thanksgiving vacation, offices closed Thurs. & Fri.

30

Monday

Incomplete deadline for A quad courses

 

December

11

Friday

Last day of fall classes

 

 

Graduate School Graduation Recognition

14

Monday

Reading day (Exams for Monday late afternoon and evening classes)

14-17

Mon.-Thurs.

Final examinations

18

Friday

Christmas vacation begins

 

 

Campus housing closes at 5 pm

2016

January

8

Friday

Orientation/Registration for new students

9

Saturday

Residence halls open for continuing students

11

Monday

Classes begin

18

Monday

Martin Luther King Day —no classes, offices closed

20-22

Wed.-Fri.

Spring Special services

28

Thursday

Incomplete deadline for Fall semester/B quad courses

 

February

2

Tuesday

Faculty Development Day—no classes before 3 pm, classes which meet only on Tues. after 3:00 will meet; Offices open

8-10

Mon.-Wed.

Missions in Focus

15

Monday

Presidents' Day—no classes before 3 pm, classes which meet only on Mon. after 3:00 will meet; offices open

 

March

4

Friday

End of first half of semester (A Quad)

5-13

Sat.-Sun.

Spring vacation

 

 

Campus housing closed

14

Monday

Beginning of second half of semester (B Quad)

25

Friday

Good Friday - no classes, offices closed

23

Wednesday

Advising for fall semester begins

24

Thursday

Advance registration for summer school begins

 

April

March 31-April 15

Thur.-Fri.

Advance registration – course scheduling for fall semester

15

Friday

Incomplete deadline for A quad courses

29

Friday

Last day of spring classes

 

May

2

Monday

Reading day (Exams for Monday late afternoon and evening classes)

2-5

Mon.-Thurs.

Final examinations

6

Friday

Campus housing closes for students not participating in commencement

6-8

Fri.-Sun.

Commencement Weekend

6-7

Fri.-Sat.

Alumni Weekend

9

Monday

Campus housing closes for graduating students

16

Monday

First summer session begins

30

Monday

Memorial Day holiday, no classes, offices closed (Monday classes meet on Wednesday)

 

June

10

Friday

First summer session ends

13

Monday

Second summer session begins

16

Thursday

Incomplete deadline for full semester/B quad courses

 

July

4

Monday

Holiday, no classes, offices closed

8

Friday

Second summer session ends

Telephone Numbers

Please address inquiries to the appropriate office, Wheaton College, 501 College Avenue, Wheaton, Illinois 60187-5501. Telephone calls may be dialed direct to campus offices, faculty or dormitory students. The area code is 630.

 

Central Switchboard

752-5000

Academic and Disability Services

752-5674

Accounting Office

752-5126

Admissions—Graduate

    Toll-free for out of state

752-5195

1-800-888-0141

Admissions—Undergraduate

    Toll-free for out of state

752-5005

1-800-222-2419

Advancement, Vocation, and Alumni Engagement

752-5016

Alumni and Parent Engagement

752-5047

Athletics

752-5079

Billy Graham Center

752-5157

Center for Vocation and Career

752-5048

Chaplain

752-5087

Course Information, Registration

752-5045

Conservatory of Music

752-5099

Counseling Center

752-5321

Facilities Management

752-5113

Financial Aid

    Toll-free for out of state

752-5021

1-800-362-2674

Freshman Advising Office

752-7373

Health Services—Health Center

752-5072

Housing Services

752-5202

Information and Ticket Office

752-5010

IT Service Desk

752-4357

Library

752-5102

Office of Academic Records and Services

752-5044

Office of Christian Outreach

752-5076

Office of the President

752-5002

Office of the Provost

752-5004

Registrar's Office

752-5045

    FAX

752-5245

Residence Life

752-5427

ROTC—Military Science

752-5121

Student Accounts Office

752-5801

Student Development Office

752-5022

Student Employment

752-5030

Transcript Requests—Registrar's Office

752-5046

    FAX

752-5245

Veterans' Benefits—Academic Services

752-5044

Registrar's Calendar

The following summarizes the deadlines to be observed by all graduate and undergraduate students and faculty.

 

 

 

Fall 2015

Spring 2016

 

 

 

 

Last day to add course

Full

Sept. 8

Jan. 22

 

Half A*

Sept. 1

Jan. 15

 

Half B+

Oct. 27

Mar. 18

 

 

 

 

Last day before drops are recorded

Full

Sept. 8

Jan. 22

on student's permanent record

Half A

Sept. 8

Jan. 22

 

Half B

Nov. 3

Mar. 25

 

 

 

 

Last day to drop course with a W

Full

Nov. 24

Apr. 15

grade, or to elect pass/fail

Half A

Sept. 29

Feb. 19

 

Half B

Nov. 24

Apr. 15

 

 

 

 

Last day for refund on reduced load

100%

Sept. 8

Jan. 22

(if applicable)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last day for tuition refund on

100%

Sept. 8

Jan. 22

withdrawal from the College

80%

Sept. 15

Jan. 29

 

70%

Sept. 22

Feb. 5

 

60%

Oct. 6

Feb. 19

 

50%

Oct. 13

Feb. 26

 

40%

Oct. 27

Mar. 18

 

0 thereafter

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last day to remove incompletes

 

 

 

From B Quad/Full semester courses

 

Jan. 28

June 16

A Quad Courses

 

Nov. 30

Apr. 15

 

 

 

 

Mid-term at Risk Grades Due

 

Oct. 28

Mar. 21

 

 

 

 

Final Grades due at noon

Full

Jan. 4

May 12

 

Half A

Oct. 26

Mar. 15

 

Half B

Jan. 4

May 12

 

 

 

 

*"A" courses meet the first half of the semester; "B" meet the second half.

+B Quad added course should be an exchange for one dropped so that load and billing remain the same for the semester.

 

Revision Date: June 1, 2015

 

 

 

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