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Washington and Lee University    
  Dec 17, 2017
2009-2010 University Catalog archived


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Undergraduate Academic Calendar 2009-2010


September 5 Saturday—Check-in for first-year, transfers and exchange students
  7 Monday—Transfer and exchange students register
  8 Tuesday—First-year students register - 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon
  9 Wednesday—Matriculation for returning students
  9 Wednesday—Fall Convocation - 5:30 p.m.
  10 Thursday—Classes begin
  15 Tuesday—Degree applications for June 2010 graduates due
October 9 Friday—Homecoming Weekend begins
  15-16 Thursday-Friday—Fall Reading Days—No classes
  19 Monday—Classes resume
  30 Friday—Parents and Family Weekend begins
November 2 Monday—Registration for Winter Term 2010 begins (tentative)
  9 Monday—Registration for Winter Term 2010 ends (tentative)
  23-27 Monday—Friday—Thanksgiving holiday—No classes
  30 Monday—Classes resume
December 12 Saturday—2:00 p.m., Examinations begin
  18 Friday—5:00 p.m., Examinations end


January 11 Monday—Classes begin
  19 Tuesday—11:45 a.m., Founders’ Day/Omicron Delta Kappa Convocation (adjusted class schedule)
February 22-26 Monday—Friday—Washington break—No classes
March 1 Monday—Classes resume
  4 Friday—Registration for Spring Term 2010 begins (tentative)
  15 Monday—Registration for Spring Term 2010 ends (tentative)
  TBD Phi Beta Kappa/Society of the Cincinnati Convocation (adjusted class schedule)
April 10 Saturday—2:00 p.m., Examinations begin
  16 Friday—5:00 p.m., Examinations end


April 26 Monday—Classes begin
  30 Friday—Alumni Weekend begins
May 4 Tuesday—Registration for Fall Term 2010 begins (tentative)
  14 Friday—Degree applications for December 2010 graduates due
  16 Monday—Registration for Fall Term 2010 ends (tentative)
  22 Saturday—Examinations, 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.,
  26 Wednesday—10:00 a.m., Baccalaureate Service
  27 Thursday—Final Day: 10:00 a.m., Commencement

Law Academic Calendar 2009-2010

August 17 Monday—Orientation begins
  20 Thursday—Classes begin
September 9 Wednesday—Fall Convocation
October 7 Wednesday—Fall Break begins after classes
  12 Monday—Classes resume
November 20 Friday—Thanksgiving Break begins after classes
  30 Monday—Classes resume
December 4 Friday—Classes end
  5 Saturday—Reading days begin
  9 Wednesday—Examinations begin
  18 Friday—Examinations end
January 11 Monday—Classes begin
  18 Monday— MLK Jr. Day (adjusted class schedule)
  19 Tuesday—Founders’ Day (adjusted class schedule)
March 5 Friday—Spring Break begins after classes
  15 Monday—Classes resume
April 16 Friday—Classes end
  17 Saturday—Reading days begin
  21 Wednesday—Examinations begin
  30 Friday—Examinations end
May 8 Saturday—Commencement