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Academic Calendar

2024-2025 Academic Year

Fall 2024
August 8thFaculty Workday: Full Faculty/Divisions
August 9th - 11thOrientation
August 9thOpening Academic Convocation
August 12thFall Semester Begins
August 14thUniversity Wide Service Day
August 20thDeadline: Drop/Add Semester Class
September 2ndLabor Day Holiday (No Class Sessions)
September 19thMod 1 Withdraw Deadline with Transcript “W”
September 27thFaculty Development Day: No On-campus Classes
October 5thEnd of Mod 1
October 9th - 11th Fall Break
October 14thBUonline Module #2 Begins
October 28thBUonline Registration for Spring 2025 begins
November 1stSemester Withdraw Deadline with Transcript “W”
November 4thOn-Campus Registration for Spring 2025 begins
November 18thMod 2 Withdraw Deadline with Transcript “W”
November 27th - 29thThanksgiving Break (No Class Sessions)
December 2ndReading Day (On-Campus Course Only)
December 3rd - 6thFinal Exams (On-Campus Course Only)
December 7thBUonline Completed by Midnight
December 7thFall Semester Ends
Spring 2025
January 13thSpring Semester Classes Begin
January 20thMLK Day- No Class Sessions
January 21stDeadline: Drop/Add Semester Class
January 28thFounder's Day/ Winter Convocation
February 20thMod 3 Withdraw Deadline with Transcript “W”
February 28thFaculty Development Day: No On-campus Classes
March 8thBUOnline Mod 3 Ends
March 10th - 14thSpring Break
March 17thBUonline Mod #4 Begins
March 24thBUonline Registration for Fall 2025 begins
March 31stOn- Campus Registration for Fall 2025 begins
April 3rdSemester Withdrawal Deadline with Transcript “W”
April 17th - 21stEaster Break (No On-Campus Classes-Offices Closed Friday/Monday)
April 25thMod 4 Withdraw Deadline with Transcript “W”
April 27thHonors Convocation
May 2ndReading Day (On-Ground Courses Only)
May 5th- 8thFinal Exams (On-Ground Courses Only)
May 9thBaccalaureate
May 10thCommencement
May 10thBUonline Completed by Midnight
May 10thSpring Semester Ends
BUOnline Classes 2024-2025
August 12thModule #1 Begins
October 14thModule #2 Begins
January 13thModule #3 Begins
March 17thModule #4 Begins
Winter 2024Synchronous Sessions on Monday & Thursday evenings
December 16th START
January 9thEND
Summer 2025
June 2ndSTART
July 26thEND

NOTE #1: Full-semester online courses follow the on-ground schedule.

NOTE # 2: Graduate program dates will vary slightly. Graduate students need to ask Financial Aid regarding withdrawal deadlines.

DROP/WITHDRAW NOTICE: For module courses the last day to drop a course with no record, is the due date and time for the start here questionnaire for each module.

Graduate program dates will vary slightly