Academic Calendar

2013-2014 Academic Year

Information below is UW Colleges-wide.

For UW-Richland specific dates, view the 
2013-2014 UW-Richland Academic Year Calendar or 2014-2015 UW-Richland Academic Year Calendar.

Semester I

  • First Day of Contract Year: August 26, 2013
  • Registration: August 26-30
  • Labor Day: September 2
  • First Day of Classes: September 3
  • Thanksgiving Recess: November 28 & 29
  • Last Day of Classes: December 13
  • Study Day: December 14
  • Examinations: December 16-20
  • Backup Exam Date (snow date): December 23
  • Total Class Days Semester I: 72 days (14 wks. 2 days)
  • Instructionally Related Days: 83 days (16 wks. 3 days)

Semester II

  • Registration: January 13-17 & 21-24, 2014
  • First Day of Classes: January 27
  • Spring Break: March 17-21
  • Last Day of Classes: May 14
  • Study Day: May 15
  • Examinations: May 16-17 & 19-20
  • Last Day of Contract Year: May 25
  • Total Class Days Semester II: 73 days (14 wks. 3 days)
  • Instructionally Related Days: 87 days (17 wks. 2 days)

Academic Year Totals

  • Total Class Days: 145 (29 wks)
  • Instructionally Related Days: 170 (34 wks)
  • Contract Period: 39 wks (273 days)

 

2014-15 Academic Year

Semester I

  • First Day of Contract Year: August 25, 2014
  • Registration: August 25-29
  • Labor Day: September 1
  • First Day of Classes: September 2
  • Thanksgiving Recess: November 27 & 28
  • Last Day of Classes: December 12
  • Study Day: December 15
  • Examinations: December 16-19 & 22
  • Backup Exam Date (snow date): December 23                    
  • Instructionally Related Days: 83 days (16 wks. 3 days)
  • Total Class Days Semester I: 72 days (14 wks. 2 days)

Semester II

  • Registration: January 12-16 & 20-23, 2015               
  • First Day of Classes: January 26
  • Spring Break: March 23-27
  • Last Day of Classes: May 13
  • Study Day: May 14
  • Examinations: May 15 & 16 (Saturday) & 18-19                                  
  • Last Day of Contract Year: May 24
  • Instructionally Related Days: 87 days (17 wks. 2 days)
  • Total Class Days Semester II: 73 days (14 wks. 3 days)

Academic Year Totals

  • Total Class Days: 145 (29 wks)
  • Instructionally Related Days: 170 (34 wks)
  • Contract Period: wks (273 days)

*NOTE: Examinations dates indicate time frames only; exams occur on specific dates within those time frames.