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Academic Calendar Fall 2014

Wednesday, September 3

First day of classes
Wednesday, September 17 Drop/Add deadline
Wednesday, October 1 Deadline to elect Pass/No Pass option
Friday, October 10, 4:30 p.m. - Wednesday, October 15, 8:00 a.m. Fall Break
Monday, November 3 - Friday, November 14 Advising for Spring 2015 Registration
Tuesday, November 25, 6:05 p.m. - Monday, December 1, 8:00 a.m. Thanksgiving Recess
Monday, December 1, 4:30 p.m. Deadline to Withdraw w/ Record, 4:30 p.m.
Friday, December 12 Classes end, 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 13 - Tuesday, December 16 Reading Days
Wednesday, December 17 - Sunday, December 21 Final Exams
Thursday, January 2, 2015 Final Grades due - 10:00 a.m.

Franklin & Marshall College defines an academic year as two 15-week semesters.  A student normally completes 4 course credits (equaling 16 semester hours) in a semester, and 8 course credits (equaling 32 semester hours) in an academic year.