2021 Academic Schedule
Move-in Day: August 26
Classes begin: August 30
Last day to add/drop: September 6
Fall break: October 18-19
Last day to withdraw: November 8
Thanksgiving break: November 24-26
Classes end: December 10
Finals week: December 13-17
Arts Day - a day established by the Wilson community to celebrate the arts across campus.
Arts Month - a month of celebrating the arts across the Wilson curriculum
Bogigian Gallery Exhibits - located in Lortz Hall and open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Creative Writing Colloquium - an opportunity for budding writers to take lessons on writing technique, ask questions about the publishing process, and rub elbows with published authors.
Commencement - the ceremony of conferring degrees at the end of the academic year.
Common Hour - dedicated to fostering inquiry and conversation across the campus community about pressing issues and big questions.
Convocation - bringing together the Wilson community – students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends – to celebrate the new academic year.
Cooley Gallery Exhibits - located on the second floor of the John Stewart Memorial Library and open from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, and 1 to 11 p.m. Sunday.
Humanities Conference - an exploration of different topics by the various fields represented by the Humanities.
Hustle for Health - 5K and 1 mile Fun Run/Walk in which proceeds support Wilson College service-learning experience trips to the Dominican Republic to provide healthcare assistance in local hospitals and refugee camps.
Orchesis - the Wilson College Dance Ensemble
Orientation - there is summer orientation to get ready for the fall semester and a welcome week of orientation from move-in day to the first day of class.
Orr Forum - an academic event featuring topics on the wide and shifting interests in religion studies in America.
Annual Meeting of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science (PAS) - a forum for professional dialogue among junior and senior scientists at all academic levels.
Student Research Day and Academic Awards Ceremony - as a way to recognize and celebrate the research, scholarship and creative activities of students through scholarly research or creative projects followed by a ceremony of college awards based on exemplary and outstanding academic merit and achievement.
Writers Series Events - sponsored poets, novelists, prose writers, or creative non-fiction authors visit campus and present readings of their latest works.
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