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2011- 2012 Quarter Calendar 

                                                            First Year Second Year Third Year Graduate Program

Orientation

August 11 &12   May 19 & 20, 2011  

2011 FALL SEMESTER:
Summer session I:
Summer session II:
Fall Semester begins:
Midterm week:
Last day of Fall Sem.:
Final Exams:





August 15, 2011
Oct. 11 – Oct. 17
December 9, 2011
Dec. 12 – 21




August 15, 2011
Oct. 11 – Oct. 17
December 9, 2011
Dec. 12 – 21

May 31– Aug 5, 2011

August 15, 2011
Oct. 11-14.
December 9, 2011
Dec. 12 – 21

May 31 – Aug. 5, 2011

August 15, 2011
Oct. 11 – Oct. 17
December 9, 2011
Dec. 12 – 21

2011 SPRING SEMESTER:
Spring Semester begins:
Midterm week:
Last day of Spring Sem.:
Final Exams:


January 3, 2012
Feb. 27 – Mar. 2
May 4, 2012
May 7 – May 16

January 3, 2012
Feb. 27 – Mar. 2
May 4, 2012
May 7 – May 16

January 3, 2012
Feb. 27 – Mar. 2
May 9, 2012
May 11 – May 18

January 3, 2012
Feb. 27 – Mar. 2
May 4, 2012
May 7 – May 16

 

Fourth Year Clinic Rotations

Summer Rotation

May 31, 2011 – August 19, 2011

Fall Rotation

August 29, 2011 – November 23, 2011

Winter Rotation

December 5, 2011 – March 2, 2012

Spring Rotation

March 6, 2012 – May 25, 2012

 

HOLIDAYS, EXAMS, BREAKS & PROGRAM START DATES
Fall Semester    
July 1, 2011 Friday In-house Residency Program begins.
July 4, 2011 Monday INDEPENDENCE DAY (Building closed).
September 5, 2011 Monday LABOR DAY (Building Closed).
September 29 & 30, 2011 Thursday & Friday ROSH HASHANAH – no classes scheduled.
(3rd year and 4th year clinics are scheduled).
September 15, 2011 Thursday Faculty Meeting (Clinics TBD)
October 10, 2011 Monday COLUMBUS DAY (Building Closed).
October 11 -17, 2011 Tue. - Mon. Midterm Week – no classes scheduled/ no 3rd year clinics (10/11 - 10/14).
October 12 - 15, 2011 Wed. - Saturday ACADEMY MEETING
November 11, 2011 Friday VETERAN'S DAY (Building Closed)
November 23, 2011 Wednesday No classes scheduled /no 3rd year clinics.
November 24, 2011 Thursday THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY (Building Closed).
November 25, 2011 Friday No classes or clinics scheduled.  Library closed.
November 29, 2011 Tuesday NBEO Part II Exam – Class of 2012
December 21, 2011 Wednesday Faculty Meeting/Holiday Party (Clinics & Exams TBD)
December 23, 2011 - January 3, 2012 Fri. - Mon. 4th Year winter Holiday break
December 25, 2011 Sunday CHRISTMAS DAY (Building Closed).
December 26, 2011 Monday CHRISTMAS DAY Observed (Building Closed).
January 1, 2012 Sunday NEW YEARS DAY (Building Closed).
January 2, 2012 Monday NEW YEARS DAY Observed (Building Closed).
January 3, 2012 Tuesday 4th Year rotations resume
Spring Semester    
January 16, 2012 Monday MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. HOLIDAY (Building Closed).
February 20, 2012 Monday PRESIDENT'S DAY (Building Closed).
February 27 – March 2, 2012 Monday – Friday Midterm Week – no classes scheduled/no 3rd year clinics.
March 4 – 5, 2012 Sunday & Monday Faculty Retreat
March 5 - 9, 2012 Monday – Friday SPRING RECESS (1st , 2nd , 3rd years and graduate program)
March 7 & 8, 2012 Wed. & Thurs. Residency Major Presentation (Evening clinics are in session
May 19, 2011 Monday Study Day – Class of 2013
March 20 & 21, 2012 Tues. & Wed. NBEO Part I – Class of 2013
March 22, 2012 Thursday Classes/clinics resume for Class of 2013.
April 6, 2012 Friday GOOD FRIDAY - no classes scheduled.
(3rd year and 4th year clinics are scheduled).
May 24, 2012 Thursday Faculty Meeting (Clinic TBD)
May 6 -10, 2012 Sunday - Thursday ARVO
May 28, 2012 Monday MEMORIAL DAY (Building Closed)
May 29, 2012 Tuesday 4th year summer rotation begins (class of 2013) & grad. program.
June 3, 2012 Sunday COMMENCEMENT – CLASS OF 2012!!!!!!!!!!!!

It is the policy of SUNY College of Optometry to extend to students and faculty, absences from classes and clinics for the observance of religious holidays. Planned absences from clinics, for religious observances, should be made by notification to the appropriate Clinic Chief, Clinic Manager, Department Chair and the Executive Director of the University Optometric Center in order for appropriate adjustments to be made to the clinic schedules. Planned absences from classes, for religious observances should be by notification to the appropriate instructors and the Dean of Academic Affairs in order that appropriate adjustments can be made to the class schedules. Student absences: a) clinics must be made up, b) responsible for materials presented in class and laboratory.