• Calendars

     

     

    Bernard Revel Graduate School of Jewish Studies
    FALL 2015
    Academic Calendar

     

     

    Mon-Wed

    Aug. 3- Aug. 26

    Online Registration for Fall 2015 Semester (program changes may not be made online after August 26)

    Mon, Tues, Wed

    Aug. 24-26

    In Person Registration. A late registration fee of $25 begins August 27

    Monday

    August 24

    First Day of Classes

    Monday

    September 7

    Labor Day, No Classes

    Thursday

    September 10

    Last Day to Submit Work for Fall 2014 Incomplete Grades

    Thursday

    September 10

    Written Comprehensive Exam for September 2015 MA Degree Candidates

    Sun-Wed

    Sep. 13-Oct. 7

    Rosh Hashanah through Sukkot Recess, No Classes

    Thursday

    October 8

    Classes Resume

    Tuesday

    October 13

    Last Day to Add a Class.  Last Day to Drop a course without a “W”.  Students will be subject to full tuition payment for classes dropped after this date.

    Thursday

    October 22

    Last Day to File for Comprehensive Examination (in Revel office) for January 2016 Degree to be taken on December 17. Last Day to File for January 2016 Degree with the Registrar’s office.

    Saturday

    November 14

    Bernard Revel Memorial Day, 2 Kislev

    Thurs-Fri

    November 26-27

    Thanksgiving Recess, No Classes

    Wednesday

    December 2

    Applications for spring 2016 admission to the MA program and for scholarships for that program (including all supporting documents) filed by this date will receive priority in the granting of financial aid. This also applies to scholarship applications from current MA students. Late applications will be considered.

    Tues-Thurs

    Dec. 1-Jan. 28

    Online Registration for Spring 2016 (program changes may not be made online after January 28)

    Thursday

    December 3

    Last Day to Drop a Course.  Students are obligated to complete the work in any course not officially dropped by this date.

    Monday

    December 14

    Association for Jewish Studies Conference. Instructors may reschedule classes

    Tuesday

    December 15

    Association for Jewish Studies Conference. Instructors may reschedule classes

    Mon-Mon

    Dec. 7-14

    Hanukkah, Classes Meet

    Thursday

    December 17

    Written Comprehensive Examination for January 2016 MA Degree Candidates

    Tuesday

    December 22

    10th of Tevet, No Classes

    Thursday

    December 31

    Last Day to apply for PhD Program for Fall 2016

    Thursday

    December 31

    Harry Fischel Memorial Day, 19 Tevet

    Tuesday

    January 5

    Last Day of Classes

    Saturday

    January 10

    Harry Fischel Memorial Day, 19 Tevet

    Friday

    January 29

    Official Date of Graduation for January 2016

     

     

    SPRING 2016
    Academic Calendar

     

    Tuesday-Thursday

    December 1-January 28

    Online Registration for Spring 2016 (program changes may not be made online after January 28)

    Thursday

    December 31

    Last Day to apply for applications to the Doctoral Program for Fall 2016, including all supporting materials

    Tuesday-Thursday

    January 26-28

    In Person Registration Tuesday and Thursday 10:00-1;

    2-5:30, Wednesday 10:00-1; 4:45-5:30. A late registration fee of $25 begins January 29

    Tuesday

    January 26

    First Day of Classes

    Friday

    January 29

    Official Date of January 2016 Graduation 

    Tuesday

    February 2

    Last Day to Submit Work for Spring 2015 and Summer 2015 Incomplete Grades

    Thursday

    February 18

    Last Day to Add a Class without special permission. Last Day to Drop a Course without a “W”. Students will be subject to full tuition payment for classes dropped after this date.

    Friday

    March 18

    Preferred date for applications to the Masters Program for Fall 2016 admission, including all supporting documents, by applicants and current students requesting scholarships and fellowships. Late applications will be considered, but priority in the granting of financial aid will be given to those who file by this date

    Friday 

    March 18

    Last Day to File for Comprehensive Examination (in Revel office) for May 2016 degree. Last Day to File for May 2016 Degree with the Registrar’s office  

    Wednesday

    March 23

    Ta‘anit Esther, No Classes

    Thursday

    March 24

    Purim, No Classes

    Monday

    April 4

    Last Day to Drop a Course.  Students are obligated to complete the work in any course not officially dropped by this date

    Tuesday

    April 12

    Thursday Schedule

    Thursday-Sunday

    April 21-

    May 1

    Passover Recess, No Classes

    Tuesday

    April 26

    Rabbi Samuel Belkin and Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik Memorial Day, 18 Nisan

    Monday

    May 2

    Classes Resume

    Tuesday

    May 10

    Written Comprehensive Examination for May 2016 MA Degree Candidates 

    Thursday

    May 12

    Yom ha-‘Azma’ut (Observed this year on 4 Iyyar), No Classes

    Monday-Friday

    May 16-

    June 10

    Online registration for Fall 2016 semester

    Tuesday

    May 17

    Thursday Schedule

    Tuesday

    May 24

    Last Day of Classes

    Wednesday

    May 25

    Commencement Exercises

    Thursday

    July 21

    Last Day to File for Comprehensive Examination (in Revel office) for September 2016 degree. Last Day to File for September 2016 Degree with the Registrar’s office

     


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