Penn State Mark

Spring 2008 Academic Calendar

Key Dates and Deadlines for the Spring 2008 Semester
Description Day Date
Intent to Graduate - Activation Period Wednesday - Monday January 2 - 28
Leave of Absence - Deadline Friday January 11
1 3Arrival Day - New Students Saturday January 12
Student Registration - Deadline Sunday January 13
Classes Begin Monday January 14
2Drop/Add Period Monday - Wednesday January 14 - 23
Martin Luther King Day - No Classes Monday January 21
2Late Registration and Late Drop Begin Thursday January 24
Final Exam Conflict - Filing Period Monday - Sunday February 18 - March 9
Spring Break - No Classes Monday - Friday March 10 - 14
2Late Drop - Deadline Friday April 11
Withdrawal - Deadline Friday May 2
Classes End Friday May 2
3Study Days Saturday - Sunday May 3 - 4
3Final Exams> Monday - Friday May 5 - 9
3Commencement Friday - Sunday May 16 - 18

Calendar Footnotes

1New international students will arrive several days prior to this date.
2These dates apply to full semester courses. Refer to the eLion "Course Drop Dates" application for further information. Starting with the first day of the class, a tuition penalty may be charged if the course is dropped.
3These dates may vary at some non-University Park locations.