Penn State Mark

Fall 2013                                                                                         Import Calendar

Intent to Graduate - Activation Period
  Monday - Monday
  August 12 - September 9
Leave of Absence - Deadline
  Friday
  August 23
1 3Arrival Day - New Students
  Friday - Saturday
  August 23 - 24
1 3Arrival Day - Returning Students
  Saturday - Sunday
  August 24 - 25
Student Registration - Deadline
  Sunday
  August 25
Classes Begin
  Monday
  August 26
Labor Day Holiday - No Classes
  Monday
  September 2
2Regular Drop - Deadline
  Wednesday
  September 4
2Regular Add - Deadline
  Thursday
  8:00 a.m. (ET) September 5
2 Late Drop Begins
  Thursday
  September 5
2Late Registration Begins
  Friday
  September 6
Final Exam Conflict - Filing Period
  Monday - Sunday
  September 30 - October 20
2Late Drop - Deadline

  Friday

  November 15

Declare Minor - Deadline (Graduating Students)
  Friday
  November 15
Thanksgiving Holiday - No Classes
  Sunday - Saturday
  November 24 - 30
Withdrawal - Deadline
  Friday
  December 13
Classes End
  Friday
  December 13
3Study Days
  Saturday - Sunday
  December 14 - 15
3Final Exams
  Monday - Friday
  December 16 - 20
3Commencement   Saturday   December 21

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 among campuses.