Calendar

Department of Social Work

2015 - 2016 Academic Calendar

 Fall 2015 Schedule

Aug 10

Faculty Return to VSU; Convocation at 10:00 a.m.

Faculty lunch 11:30 – 2:00 Palms Dining; Deans, Directors, Dept. Heads 3-5;

Orientation for New Part -Time Faculty 5-7 Odum Library 3270

Aug 11 

COEHS College meeting Time - TBA

Aug 12

Faculty Meeting 9-4:00 – The Oaks at Kinderlou

Aug 17 

First Day of Classes

Aug 17 

Concentration practicum begins

Aug 18

Curriculum meeting 10-12 (3rd Tuesday of the Month)

Aug 21

Fall Registration Ends

Aug 21

Make-Up Mandatory New Student Orientation

Aug 21-22

Web Weekend #1

Aug 24 - 28

Proof Rolls Due

Aug 28

MSW Student Information Day – Tallahassee, FL

Sept 1  

Faculty Meeting 10-12 (1st Tuesday of the Month)

Sept 7  

Labor Day Holiday

Sept 11-12

Web weekend #2

Sept 14 

Foundation practicum begins

Sept 15

MSW Student Information Day – Augusta, GA

Sept 15

Curriculum meeting 10-12 (3rd Tuesday of the Month)

Sept 17

Social Work Advisory Council Meeting

Sept 18

Field Instructor Workshop – Valdosta, GA

Sept 24

Field Instructor Workshop – Macon, GA

Sept 25

Field Instructor Workshop – Atlanta, GA

Sept 26

MSW Student Information Day – Atlanta, GA

Oct 1-25

Mandatory Advising Face-to-Face students

Oct 2-3

Web Weekend #3

Oct 2-3

Mandatory Web Advising

Oct 5

MSW Student Information Day – Macon, GA

Oct 6     

Faculty Meeting 10-12 (1st Tuesday of the Month)

Oct 7     

Spring Admissions Review Day

October 8

Midterm (Thursday)

Oct 12 -13

Fall Break

Oct 14  

NADD 2015 Fall Meeting – Denver Colorado

Oct 15  

Last Day to Withdraw (full-term courses)

Oct 15-18

CSWE APM – Denver Colorado

Oct 20

Curriculum meeting 10-12 (3rd Tuesday of the Month)

Oct 23-25

NASW GA Conference – Atlanta, GA

Oct (TBA)

Social Work Field Advisory Council Meeting

Oct 30  

MSW Student Information Day – Savannah

Oct 30-31

Web weekend #4

Nov 2   

Spring Registration Begins @ 7:00 am

Nov 3   

Faculty Meeting 10-12 (1st Tuesday of the Month)

Nov 6   

MSW Student Information Day – Dothan, AL

Nov 17

Curriculum meeting 10-12 (3rd Tuesday of the Month)

Nov 21-22

Web Weekend #5

Nov 25-27

Thanksgiving Break

Dec 1

Faculty Meeting 10-12 (1st Tuesday of the Month)

Dec 7    

Last Class Day

Dec 8

Incompletes must be submitted to registrar.

Dec 8 -11

Finals

Dec 11-12           

Commencement             

Dec 14  

Final Grades Due 9 a.m.

 

 Spring 2016 Schedule 

Jan 11   

First Day of Classes

Jan 15   

Spring Registration Ends

Jan15-16

Web Weekend #1

Jan 18

Martin Luther King Holiday

Jan 19   

Joint Faculty & Curriculum meeting 10 – 1

Feb 2    

Faculty Meeting 10-12 (1st Tuesday of the Month)

Feb 5

Career Day

Feb 5-6

Web Weekend #2

Feb 16     

Curriculum meeting 10-12 (3rd Tuesday of the Month)

Feb 19  

Advanced Standing Review Day (Tuesday)

Mar 1   

Faculty Meeting 10-12 (1st Tuesday of the Month)

March 3

Midterm (Thursday)

March 4-5           

Web Weekend #3

Mar 4

Social Work Day

Mar 4-5

Mandatory Web Advising

Mar 11 

Career Day

Mar 11 

CSWE Accreditation Meeting

March 14-18

Spring Break Week

Mar 22

Curriculum meeting 10-12

Mar 21- 23

NADD 2016 Spring Conference  - San Juan, Puerto Rico

Mar 22-25

SSWAG Conference

Mar 30 – April 3

Bachelors Program Directors – Dallas, TX

Mar (TBA)

Social Work Field Advisory Council Meeting

Mar (TBA)

UN Social Work Day

April 1-2

Web Weekend #4

April 5  

Faculty Meeting 10-12 (1st Tuesday of the Month)

April 7-8

Standard Admissions Review Day (Thursday & Friday)

April 14

Social Work Advisory Council Meeting

April 19

Curriculum meeting 10-12 (3rd Tuesday of the Month)

April 22-23

Web Weekend #5

April 30

New Student orientation – Advanced Standing Students

May 2

Last Day of Classes (Monday)

May 3

Faculty Meeting 10-12 (1st Tuesday of the Month)

May 6

SOWK Awards Ceremony. 3 -5 P.M.
Fine Arts Building

May 6

Graduate School Commencement, 8:00 P.M.

May 11

Grades Due 9 A.M.

May 17

Curriculum meeting 10-12 (3rd Tuesday of the Month)

 

 Summer 2016 Schedule

May 12

First Day of Maymester

May 13

First Web weekend for courses starting in May

May 23

Maymester Midterm

May 30

Memorial Day

July 4    

4th of July Holiday

July 16  

Mandatory Student Orientation

July 28

Last Class Day

 

TBA: Summer WEB Weekend Dates

 

Revised: July 29, 2015