Approved Academic Calendar for 2005-2006

Approved by Academic Calendar Committee on 1/13/05. Note: Dates subject to change without notice.
Important Note: Fall 2005 calendar has undergone significant changes since original proposed version was posted.


Fall 2005 Winter 2006 Spring 2006
Quarter begins (move-in) September 17-18, 2005
(Saturday-Sunday)
January 8, 2006
(Sunday)
April 2, 2006
(Sunday)
Convocation September 19, 2005
(Monday)
   
Pre-instructional activities September 19-21, 2005
(Monday-Wednesday) (change)
January 8, 2006*
(Sunday)
April 2, 2006*
(Sunday)
Instruction begins September 22, 2005
(Thursday) (change)
January 9, 2006
(Monday)
April 3 , 2006
(Monday)
Holidays November 11, 2005
(Friday)
November 24-25, 2005
(Thursday-Friday)
January 16, 2006
(Monday)
February 20, 2006
(Monday)
May 29, 2006
(Monday)
Instruction ends December 2, 2005
(Friday) (change)
March 17, 2006
(Friday) 
June 9, 2006
(Friday)
Study Day December 3, 2005
(Saturday) (change)
   
Final examinations December 5-10, 2005
(Monday-Saturday) (change)
March 18-24, 2006
(Saturday-Friday)
June 10-16, 2006
(Saturday-Friday)
Quarter ends December 10, 2005
(Saturday) (change)
March 24, 2006
(Friday)
June 16, 2006
(Friday)
Admin Holiday December 26-27, 2005
(Monday-Tuesday) (change)
December 29-30, 2005
(Thursday-Friday) (change)
March 31, 2006
(Friday)
 
Commencement     June 17-18,  2006
(Saturday-Sunday)
# Mondays 10 (change) 8 9
Days of instruction 49 48 49
Total days of instruction: 146
* Quarter has a minimum of 48 days of instruction; no allowance for a weekday of pre-instructional activity.

Holidays: 2005-2006

  • Labor Day: Monday, September 5, 2005
  • Veterans' Day: Friday, November 11, 2005
  • Thanksgiving:Thursday and Friday, November 24 and 25, 2005
  • Christmas: Monday-Tuesday, December 26-27, 2005
  • New Year: Thursday-Friday, December 29-30, 2005
  • Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday: Monday, January 16, 2006
  • Presidents' Day: Monday, February 20, 2006
  • Cesar Chavez Holiday: Friday, March 31, 2006
  • Memorial Day: Monday, May 29, 2006
  • Independence Day: Tuesday, July 4, 2006