2017-2018 Catalog 
    
    Oct 22, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar


First Professional and Post-Professional Divisions

Fall 2017 Trimester

August 29

Appeals Committee meets—Time TBA

Faculty retreat—Faculty return to campus

August 30 New (Full-Time) Student Orientation; Tuition due for all students
August 31 Fall trimester classes begin
Session 1 online courses begin
September 4 Labor Day—No classes; Administrative offices closed
September 8 Grades due for Fieldwork IIA (MOT)
September 18 Session 2 online courses begin
September 29 First professional courses end for 5th term MOT (old curriculum)
Final practical exams for MOT beginning Fieldwork IIB
October 18 Mid-course grades due to Progression Committee for 15-week classes
October 20 Classes end for 4th-term DPT beginning Internship I (old curriculum)
October 23–25 Final exams for 4th-term DPT beginning Internship I (old curriculum)
October 24 Midterm Academic Appeals Committee meeting
October 26 Final grades due by 5:00 p.m. local time for 4th-term DPT (old curriculum)
November 10 Veterans Day observed—No classes; Administrative offices closed
November 22 Thanksgiving holiday begins for students at noon;
Administrative offices close at 3:00 p.m.
November 23–24 Thanksgiving holiday break—No classes; Administrative offices closed
November 27 Classes resume
December 1 Grades due for all graduating students 
December 6 Fall trimester classes end
December 7 Fall Term Commencement Exercises – St. Augustine campus
December 8 Fall Term Commencement Exercises – Austin campus
Fall Term Commencement Exercises – San Marcos campus
December 8–13 Final examinations
December 13 End of term; Graduate degrees conferred – All campus locations
Practical exam retakes
December 14 Grades due by 5:00 p.m. local time for all students
December 22 Administrative offices closed through January 1, 2018

Spring 2018 Trimester

January 2 Administrative offices reopen
January 8 Grades due for Fieldwork IIA (MOT)
January 9 Appeals committee meets—Time TBA
Faculty retreat—Faculty return to campus
January 10 New (Full-Time) Student Orientation; Tuition due for all students
January 11 Spring trimester classes begin
Session 1 online courses begin
January 15 Martin Luther King Jr. holiday—No classes; Administrative offices closed
January 29 Session 2 online courses begin
February 9 Courses end for 5th-term MOT beginning Fieldwork IIA (old curriculum)
Final practical exams for 5th-term MOT beginning Fieldwork IIA (old curriculum)
March 2 Mid-course grades due to Progression Committee for 15-week courses
Classes end for Flex DPT beginning Internship I (old curriculum)
March 5–7 Final exams for Flex DPT beginning Internship I (old curriculum)
March 6 5th term DPT students return to campus
March 6 Midterm Academic Appeals Committee meeting
March 8 Grades due by 5:00 pm local time for Flex DPT beginning Internship I (old curriculum)
March 8–9 Spring break—No classes; Administrative offices open
April 13 Grades due for all graduating students
April 18 Spring trimester classes end
April 20 Spring Term Commencement Exercises – St. Augustine Campus
Spring Term Commencement Exercises – San Marcos Campus
April 21 Spring Term Commencement Exercises – Austin Campus
April 20–25 Final examinations
April 25 End of term; Graduate degrees conferred – All campus locations
Practical exam retakes
April 26 Grades due by 5:00 p.m. local time for all students

Summer 2018 Trimester

May 8 Appeals Committee meets—Time TBA
Faculty retreat—Faculty return to campus
May 9 New (Full-Time) Student Orientation; Tuition due for all students
May 10 Summer trimester classes begin
Session 1 online courses begin
May 18 Fieldwork IIA grades due
May 28 Memorial Day holiday—No classes; Administrative offices closed
May 29 Session II online courses begin
June 8 Courses end for Flex MOT beginning Fieldwork IIA (old curriculum)
June 29 Mid-course grades due to Progression Committee for 15-week classes
Classes end for Flex DPT beginning Internship I (old curriculum)
July 2 5th-term DPT students return to campus (new curriculum)
July 2–3 Final exams for Flex DPT beginning Internship I (old curriculum)
July 3 Midterm Academic Appeals Committee meeting
July 4 Administrative offices closed
July 4–5 Independence Day holiday for students—No Classes
July 5 Grades due by 5:00 p.m. local time for Flex DPT beginning Internship I (old curriculum)
August 10 Grades due for all graduating students
August 15 Summer trimester classes end
August 17 Summer Term Commencement Exercises – St. Augustine campus
Summer Term Commencement Exercises – San Marcos campus
August 18 Summer Term Commencement Exercises – Austin campus
August 17–22 Final examinations
August 22 End of term; Graduate degrees conferred – All campus locations
Practical exam retakes
August 23 Grades due by 5:00 p.m. local time for all students

Fall 2018 Trimester

September 3 Labor Day—Administrative offices closed
September 4 Appeals Committee meets—Time TBA
Faculty retreat—Faculty return to campus
September 5 New (Full-Time) Student Orientation; Tuition due for all students
September 6 Fall trimester classes begin
Session 1 online courses begin
September 14 Grades due for Fieldwork IIA - Flex MOT  (old curriculum)
September 24 Session 2 online courses begin
Classes end for 7th-term DPT (new curriculum)
October 22 5th-term DPT students return to campus – St. Augustine, San Marcos, Austin, Miami (new curriculum)
October 26 Mid-course grades due to Progression Committee for 15-week classes
Classes end for Flex DPT beginning Internship I (old curriculum)
October 29–31 Final exams for Flex DPT beginning Internship I (old curriculum)
November 1 Grades due for Flex DPT beginning Internship I (old curriculum)
November 6 Midterm Academic Appeals Committee meeting
November 12 Veterans Day observed—No classes; Administrative offices closed
November 21 Thanksgiving holiday begins for students at noon; Administrative offices close at 3:00 p.m.
November 22–23 Thanksgiving holiday break—No classes; Administrative offices closed
November 26 Classes resume
December 12 Grades due for all graduating students 
December 14 Fall trimester classes end
Fall Term Commencement Exercises – St. Augustine campus
Fall Term Commencement Exercises – Austin campus
  Fall Term Commencement Exercises – San Marcos campus
December 14–19 Final examinations
December 19 End of term; Graduate degrees conferred – All campus locations
Practical exam retakes
December 20 Grades due by 5:00 p.m. local time for all students
December 24 Administrative offices closed through January 1, 2018

Spring 2019 Trimester

 
January 2, 2019 Administrative offices reopen
January 8 Appeals Committee meets—Time TBA
January 9 New (Full-Time) Student Orientation; Tuition due for all students
January 10 Spring trimester classes begin

DATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.