Faculty and Staff Handbook

24th Edition, 2015 Version

Chapter IX: Services and General Information

9.5 The Calendar

9.5.1 Academic Calendar

The regular academic year calendar covers a full nine-month period which is the basis for academic year appointments. The contractual academic year consists of 39 weeks and includes not fewer than 34 weeks of organized services for students including classroom instruction, registration, advising, and examining. The academic year should ordinarily begin no earlier than one week before the first day of scheduled campus registration for the fall term and should end no later than one week after the last day of scheduled classes or examinations in the spring.

9.5.2 Events Schedule

The official calendar of all extra-curricular events can be found the UWRF home page calendar, which provides the most current information on scheduled events.