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CGN Academic Calendar

Please see the University Calendar for a list of University Events.

Items in bold require on-campus attendance for students in those programs


 
SUMMER 2013  
Summer Semester Begins April 29, 2013
Commencement – Graduating Students May 16, 2013
Seminar Weekend #1 for ALL Graduates (week 3) Fri, May 17, 2013
Seminar Weekend #1 - FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 3) Fri/Sat, May 17-18, 2013
Seminar Weekend #1 – Non-Grads: MSN Distance Courses (week 3) Sat, May 18, 2013
Seminar Weekend #1 – Non-Grad DNP Courses (week 3) Fri, May 17, 2013
Summer Break Begins June 17, 2013
Summer Break Ends June 23, 2013
Seminar Weekend #2 – Distance Students (week 10) July 12-14, 2013
Seminar Weekend #2 – ADN/MSN Students (week 10) July 13, 2013
Seminar Weekend #2 – DNP Students (week 10) July 14, 2013
DNP, FNP, MSN Pre-program Begins – Incoming Students August 5, 2013
All Incoming Students – Welcome Week August 7-10, 2013
Summer Semester Ends – All Continuing Students August 9, 2013
Pre-program Ends – Incoming Students August 23, 2013

 
FALL 2013  
DNP, FNP, MSN Pre-program Begins – Incoming Students August 5, 2013
All Incoming Students – Welcome Week August 7-10, 2013
Pre-program Ends – Incoming Students August 23, 2013
Fall Semester Begins MSN-E 1st Year – Incoming Students August 19, 2013
Fall Semester CLASSES Begin – All Students August 26, 2013
Seminar Weekend #1 - FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 2) Sept 6-8, 2013
Seminar Weekend #1 – MSN Courses (week 2) Sept 7, 2013
Seminar Weekend #1 – DNP 1st Yr Courses (week 2) Sept 7-8, 2013
Seminar Weekend #1 – DNP 2nd Yr Courses (week 2)  Sept 8, 2013
Seminar Weekend #2 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 9) Oct 25-27, 2013
Seminar Weekend #2 – MSN Students (week 9) Oct 26, 2013
Seminar Weekend #2 – DNP 1st Yr Students (week 9) Oct 26-27, 2013
Seminar Weekend #2 – DNP 2nd Yr Students (week 9)  Oct 27, 2013 
Fall Semester Ends – All Distance Students Nov 22, 2013
Fall Semester Ends – MSN-E 1st Year Students Nov 22, 2013
Fall Semester Ends – MSN-E 2nd Year Students Dec 6, 2013

 

 
SPRING 2014   
Spring Semester Begins (Wednesday) January 8, 2014
Seminar Weekend #1 - FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 5) February 7-9, 2014
 Seminar Weekend #1 - MSN Distance Courses (week 5) February 8, 2014
 Seminar Weekend #1 – DNP Courses (week 5)  February 9, 2014
 Seminar Weekend #2 - FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 10)  March 14-16, 2014
 Seminar Weekend #2 - MSN Distance Courses (week 10) March 15, 2014
 Seminar Weekend #2 – DNP Courses (week 10)  March 16, 2014
 Spring Break Begins (All Students)  March 24, 2014
 Spring Break Ends (All Students)  March 30, 2014
 Spring Semester Ends – All Distance Students  April 11, 2014
 Spring Semester Ends – MSNE 1st Year Students  April 19, 2014
 SPRING INTERSESSION April 14-25, 2014
 

 

 
SUMMER 2014  
 Summer Semester Begins  April 28, 2014
 Commencement – Graduating Students Thurs, May 15, 2014
 Seminar Weekend #1 – ALL Graduating Students (week 4)  Fri, May 16, 2014
 Seminar Weekend #1 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 4)  Fri/Sat, May 16-17, 2014
 Seminar Weekend #1 – Non-Grads: MSN Distance Courses (week 4)  Sat, May 17, 2014
 Seminar Weekend #1 – Non-Grads: DNP Courses (week 4)  Fri, May 16, 2014
 Summer Break Begins  June 16, 2014
 Summer Break Ends  June 22, 2014
 Seminar Weekend #2 - “FNP Review” (Mandatory All FNP Students)  Wed/Thur/Fri, July 9-11, 2014
 Seminar Weekend #2 - FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 10)  Fri/Sat, July 11-12, 2014
 Seminar Weekend #2 - MSN Distance Courses (week 10)  July 12, 2014
Seminar Weekend #2 – DNP Courses (week 10) July 13, 2014
 DNP, FNP, MSN Pre-program Begins – Incoming Students  August 4, 2014
 All Incoming Students – Welcome Week (Mandatory)  August 6-9, 2014
 Summer Semester Ends – All Distance Continuing Students  August 1, 2014
 Summer Semester Ends – MSNE Continuing Students  August 8, 2014
 Pre-program Ends – Incoming Students  August 22, 2014
 INTERSESSION  August 3-22, 2014

 
FALL 2014  
 DNP, FNP, MSN Pre-program Begins – Incoming Students  August 4, 2014
 All Incoming Students – Welcome Week (Mandatory)  August 6-9, 2014
 Pre-program Ends – Incoming Students  August 22, 2014
 Fall Semester Begins MSNE 1st Year – Incoming Students  August 18, 2014
 Fall Semester CLASSES Begin – All other Students  August 25, 2014
 Seminar Weekend #1 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 2)  Sept 5-7, 2014
 Seminar Weekend #1 – MSN Distance Courses (week 2)  Sept 6, 2014
 Seminar Weekend #1 – DNP 1st Yr Courses (week 2)  Sept 6-7, 2014
 Seminar Weekend #1 – DNP 2nd Yr Courses (week 2)  Sept 7, 2014
 Seminar Weekend #2 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 9)  Oct 24-26, 2014
 Seminar Weekend #2 – MSN Distance Courses (week 9)  Oct 25, 2014
 Seminar Weekend #2 – DNP 1st Yr Courses (week 9)  Oct 25-26, 2014
Seminar Weekend #2 – DNP 2nd Yr Courses (week 9)  Oct 26, 2014
 Fall Semester Ends – All Distance Students  Nov 21, 2014
 Fall Break Begins  Nov 23, 2014
 Fall Break Ends  Nov 30, 2014
 Fall Semester Ends – MSNE Students  Dec 5, 2014
 INTERSESSION  Dec 7, 2014- Jan 6, 2015

 
SPRING 2015  
 Spring Semester Begins (Wednesday)  Jan 7, 2015
 Seminar Weekend #1 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 5)  Feb 6-8, 2015
 Seminar Weekend #1 – MSN Distance Courses (week 5)  Feb 7, 2015
 Seminar Weekend #1 – DNP Courses (week 5)  Feb 8, 2015
 Seminar Weekend #2 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 10)  March 13-15, 2015
 Seminar Weekend #2 – MSN Distance Courses (week 10)  March 14, 2015
 Seminar Weekend #2 – DNP Courses (week 10)  March 15, 2015
 Spring Semester Ends (All Students)  April 3, 2015
 INTERSESSION  April 6-24, 2015

 
 SUMMER 2015  
 Summer Semester Begins  April 27, 2015
 Commencement – Graduating Students  Thur, May 21, 2015
 Seminar Weekend #1 – ALL Graduates (week 4)  Fri, May 22, 2015
 Seminar Weekend #1 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 4)  Fri/Sat, May 22-23, 2015
 Seminar Weekend #1 – Non-Grads: MSN Distance Courses (week 4)  Sat, May 23, 2015
 Seminar Weekend #1 – Non-Grads: DNP Courses (week 4)  Fri, May 22, 2015
 Summer Break Begins  June 15, 2015
 Summer Break Ends  June 21, 2015
 Seminar Weekend #2 – “FNP Review” (Mandatory All FNP Students)  Wed/Thur/Fri, July 8-10, 2015
 Seminar Weekend #2 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 10)  Fri/Sat, July 10-11, 2015
 Seminar Weekend #2 – MSN Distance Courses (week 10)  July 11, 2015
 Seminar Weekend #2 – DNP Courses (week 10)  July 12, 2015
 Summer Semester Ends – All Distance Students  July 31, 2015
 Summer Semester Ends – MSNE Students  August 7, 2015
 DNP, FNP, MSN Pre-program Begins – Incoming Students  August 3, 2015
 All Incoming Students – Welcome Week (Mandatory)  August 5-8, 2015
 Pre-program Ends – Incoming Students  August 21, 2015

 
FALL 2015  
DNP, FNP, MSN Pre-program Begins – Incoming Students  August 3, 2015
All Incoming Students – Welcome Week (Mandatory)  August 5-8, 2015
Pre-program Ends – Incoming Students  August 21, 2015
Fall Semester Begins MSNE 1st Year – Incoming Students  August 17, 2015
Fall Semester CLASSES Begin – All other Students  August 24, 2015
Seminar Weekend #1 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 2)  Sept 4-6, 2015
Seminar Weekend #1 – MSN Distance Courses (week 2)  Sept 5, 2015
Seminar Weekend #1 – DNP 1st Yr Courses (week 2)  Sept 5-6, 2015
Seminar Weekend #1 – DNP 2nd Yr Courses (week 2)  Sept 6, 2015
Seminar Weekend #2 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 9)  Oct 23-25, 2015
Seminar Weekend #2 – MSN Distance Courses (week 9)  Oct 24, 2015
Seminar Weekend #2 – DNP 1st Yr Courses (week 9)  Oct 24-25, 2015
Seminar Weekend #2 – DNP 2nd Yr Courses (week 9)  Oct 25, 2015
Fall Semester Ends – All Distance Students  Nov 20, 2015
Fall Break Begins  Nov 23, 2015
Fall Break Ends  Nov 29, 2015
Fall Semester Ends – MSNE Students  Dec 4, 2015
INTERSESSION  Dec 6, 2015-Jan 5, 2016

 
SPRING 2016  
Spring Semester Begins (Wednesday)  Jan 6, 2016
Seminar Weekend #1 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 4)  Jan 29-31, 2016
Seminar Weekend #1 – MSN Distance Courses (week 4)  Jan 30, 2016
Seminar Weekend #1 – DNP Courses (week 4)  Jan 31, 2016
Seminar Weekend #2 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 9)  March 4-6, 2016
Seminar Weekend #2 – MSN Distance Courses (week 9)  March 5, 2016
Seminar Weekend #2 – DNP Courses (week 9)  March 6, 2016
Spring Semester Ends (All Students)  April 1, 2016
INTERSESSION  April 4-22, 2016

 
 SUMMER 2016  
Summer Semester Begins  April 25, 2016
Commencement – Graduating Students  Thurs, May 19, 2016
Seminar Weekend #1 – ALL Graduates (week 4)  Fri, May 20, 2015
Seminar Weekend #1 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 4)  Fri/Sat, May 20-21, 2016
Seminar Weekend #1 – Non-Grads: MSN Distance Courses (week 4)  Sat, May 21, 2016
Seminar Weekend #1 – Non-Grads: DNP Courses (week 4)  Fri, May 20, 2016
Summer Break Begins  June 13, 2016
Summer Break Ends  June 19, 2016
Seminar Weekend #2 – “FNP Review” (Mandatory All FNP Students)  Wed/Thurs/Fri, July 6-8, 2016
Seminar Weekend #2 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 10)  Fri/Sat, July 8-9, 2016
Seminar Weekend #2 – MSN Distance Courses (week 10)  July 9, 2016
Seminar Weekend #2 – DNP Courses (week 10)  July 10, 2016
Summer Semester Ends – All Distance Students  July 29, 2016
Summer Semester Ends – MSNE Students  August 5, 2016
DNP, FNP, MSN Pre-program Begins – Incoming Students  August 1, 2016
All Incoming Students – Welcome Week (Mandatory)  August 3-6, 2016
Pre-program Ends – Incoming Students  August 19, 2016

 
FALL 2016  
DNP, FNP, MSN Pre-program Begins – Incoming Students  August 1, 2016
All Incoming Students – Welcome Week (Mandatory)  August 3-6, 2016
Pre-program Ends – Incoming Students  August 19, 2016
Fall Semester Begins MSNE 1st Year – Incoming Students  August 15, 2016
Fall Semester CLASSES Begin – All other Students  August 22, 2016
Seminar Weekend #1 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 2)  Sept 2-4, 2016
Seminar Weekend #1 – MSN Distance Courses (week 2)  Sept 3, 2016
Seminar Weekend #1 – DNP 1st Yr Courses (week 2)  Sept 3-4, 2016
Seminar Weekend #1 – DNP 2nd Yr Courses (week 2)  Sept 4, 2016
Seminar Weekend #2 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 9)  Oct 21-23, 2016
Seminar Weekend #2 – MSN Distance Courses (week 9) Oct 22, 2016
Seminar Weekend #2 – DNP 1st Yr Courses (week 9)  Oct 22-23, 2016
Seminar Weekend #2 – DNP 2nd Yr Courses (week 9)  Oct 23, 2016
Fall Semester Ends – All Distance Students  Nov 18, 2016
Fall Break Begins  Nov 21, 2016
Fall Break Ends  Nov 27, 2016
Fall Semester Ends – MSNE Students  Dec 2, 2016
INTERSESSION  Dec 5, 2016-Jan 3, 2017

 
SPRING 2017  
Spring Semester Begins (Wednesday)  Jan 4, 2017
Seminar Weekend #1 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 4)  Jan 27-29, 2017
Seminar Weekend #1 – MSN Distance Courses (week 4)  Jan 28, 2017
Seminar Weekend #1 – DNP Courses (week 4)  Jan 29, 2017
Seminar Weekend #2 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 9)  March 3-5, 2017
Seminar Weekend #2 – MSN Distance Courses (week 9)  March 4, 2017
Seminar Weekend #2 – DNP Courses (week 9)  March 5, 2017
Spring Semester Ends (All Students)  March 31, 2017
INTERSESSION  April 3-21, 2017

 
SUMMER 2017  
Summer Semester Begins  April 24, 2017
Commencement – Graduating Students  Thurs, May 18, 2017
Seminar Weekend #1 – ALL Graduates (week 4)  Fri, May 19, 2017
Seminar Weekend #1 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 4)  Fri/Sat, May 19-20, 2017
Seminar Weekend #1 – Non-Grads: MSN Distance Courses (week 4)  Sat, May 20, 2017
Seminar Weekend #1 – Non-Grads: DNP Courses (week 4)  Fri, May 19, 2017
Summer Break Begins  June 12, 2017
Summer Break Ends  June 18, 2017
Seminar Weekend #2 – “FNP Review” (Mandatory All FNP Students)  Wed/Thurs/Fri, July 12-14, 2017
Seminar Weekend #2 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 11)  Fri/Sat, July 14-15, 2017
Seminar Weekend #2 – MSN Distance Courses (week 11)  July 15, 2017
Seminar Weekend #2 – DNP Courses (week 11)  July 16, 2017
Summer Semester Ends – All Distance Students July 28, 2017
Summer Semester Ends – MSNE Students  August 4, 2017
DNP, FNP, MSN Pre-program Begins – Incoming Students  July 31, 2017
All Incoming Students – Welcome Week (Mandatory)  August 2-5, 2017
Pre-program Ends – Incoming Students  August 18, 2017

 
FALL 2017  
DNP, FNP, MSN Pre-program Begins – Incoming Students  July 31, 2017
All Incoming Students – Welcome Week (Mandatory)  August 2-5, 2017
Pre-program Ends – Incoming Students  August 18, 2017
Fall Semester Begins MSNE 1st Year – Incoming Students  August 14, 2017
Fall Semester CLASSES Begin – All other Students  August 21, 2017
Seminar Weekend #1 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 2)  Sept 1-3, 2017
Seminar Weekend #1 – MSN Distance Courses (week 2)  Sept 2, 2017
Seminar Weekend #1 – DNP 1st Yr Courses (week 2)  Sept 2-3, 2017
Seminar Weekend #1 – DNP 2nd Yr Courses (week 2)  Sept 3, 2017
Seminar Weekend #2 – FNP 1st Yr Core Courses (week 10)  Oct 27-29, 2017
Seminar Weekend #2 – MSN Distance Courses (week 10)  Oct 28, 2017
Seminar Weekend #2 – DNP 1st Yr Courses (week 10)  Oct 28-29, 2017
Seminar Weekend #2 – DNP 2nd Yr Courses (week 10)  Oct 29, 2017
Fall Semester Ends – All Distance Students  Nov 17, 2017
Fall Break Begins  Nov 20, 2017
Fall Break Ends  Nov 26, 2017
Fall Semester Ends – MSNE Students  Dec 1, 2017
INTERSESSION  Dec 3, 2017-Jan 10, 2018

 

Last updated: 05/08/2013