The page uses Browser Access Keys to help with keyboard navigation. Click to learn moreSkip to Navigation

Different browsers use different keystrokes to activate accesskey shortcuts. Please reference the following list to use access keys on your system.

Alt and the accesskey, for Internet Explorer on Windows
Shift and Alt and the accesskey, for Firefox on Windows
Shift and Esc and the accesskey, for Windows or Mac
Ctrl and the accesskey, for the following browsers on a Mac: Internet Explorer 5.2, Safari 1.2, Firefox, Mozilla, Netscape 6+.

We use the following access keys on our gateway

n Skip to Navigation
k Accesskeys description
h Help

Northern Illinois University Your Future, Our Focus Northern Illinois University Your Future, Our Focus

    Northern Illinois University
   
 
  Dec 15, 2017
 
 
    
2007-2008 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar


The Schedule of Classes should be consulted for registration dates. For detailed information regarding Graduate School deadlines pertaining to application, admission, and graduation, see the official Graduate School Calendar, which is available from the Graduate School and at our website, www.grad.niu.edu.

Summer Session 2007

June 18, Monday
Beginning of classes
July 4, Wednesday
Independence Day Holiday (no classes)
August 10, Friday
End of summer session
August 11, Saturday
Summer 2007 degree date

Fall Semester 2007

August 20-24, Monday-Friday
Department, college, and university faculty meetings
August 27, Monday
Beginning of classes
September 3, Monday
Labor Day Holiday (no classes)
November 20, Tuesday
Beginning of Thanksgiving break after regularly scheduled classes
November 26, Monday
Resumption of classes
December 10-15, Monday-Saturday
Final examinations
December 16, Sunday
Commencement; fall 2007 degree date

Spring Semester 2008

January 7-11, Monday-Friday
Department and college faculty meetings
January 14, Monday
Beginning of classes
January 21, Monday
Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday (no classes)
March 8, Saturday
Beginning of spring break after regularly scheduled classes
March 17, Monday
Resumption of classes
May 2, Friday
Reading Day
May 3, 5-9, Saturday, Monday-Friday
Final examinations
May 10, Saturday
Commencement; spring 2008 degree date