Western Seminary Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

2015-2016 Academic Year

Online

2015 Fall Semester Aug. 31 – Dec. 18
Session A
Aug. 31 – Dec. 18
Session  B Aug. 31 – Oct. 23
Session  C Oct. 26 – Dec. 18
2016 Spring Semester Jan. 4 – Apr. 22
Session  A Jan. 4 – Apr. 22
Session  B Jan. 4 – Feb. 26
Session  C Feb. 29 – Apr. 22
2016 Summer SemesterMay 2 – Aug. 19
Session  A May 2 – Aug. 19
Session  B May 2 – Jun. 24
Session  C Jun. 27 – Aug. 19
2016 Graduation Ceremony   Apr. 30

Portland

2015 Fall SemesterSept. 8 – Dec. 18
Classes Begin Sept. 8
Labor Day Holiday Sept. 7
Thanksgiving Recess Nov. 26 - 29
Classes End Dec. 18
Winter Recess Dec. 21 – Jan. 1
2016 Spring SemesterJan. 11 – Apr. 29
Classes Begin Jan. 11
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Jan. 18
Spring Break Mar. 19 - 27
Classes End Apr. 29
2016 Summer SemesterMay. 9 – Aug. 19
Classes Begin May 9
Memorial Day Holiday May 30
July 4th Holiday July 4
Classes End Aug. 19
2016 Graduation Ceremony   Apr. 30

San Jose

2015 Fall SemesterAug. 29 – Dec. 12
Classes Begin Aug. 29
Labor Day Holiday Sept. 7
Thanksgiving Recess Nov. 26 - 29
Classes End Dec. 13
Winter Recess Dec. 21 – Jan. 1
2016 Spring SemesterJan. 5 – Apr. 18
Classes Begin Jan. 5
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Jan. 18
Classes End Apr. 18
2016 Summer SemesterApr. 30 – Aug. 12
Classes Begin Apr. 30
Memorial Day Holiday May 30
July 4th Holiday July 4
Classes End Aug. 12
2016 Graduation Ceremony   Jul. ??

Sacramento

2015 Fall SemesterAug. 29 – Dec. 12
Classes Begin Aug. 29
Labor Day Holiday Sept. 7
Thanksgiving Recess Nov. 26 - 29
Classes End Dec. 13
Winter Recess Dec. 21 – Jan. 1
2016 Spring SemesterJan. 5 – Apr. 18
Classes Begin Jan. 5
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Jan. 18
Classes End Apr. 18
2016 Summer SemesterApr. 30 – Aug. 12
Classes Begin Apr. 30
Memorial Day Holiday May 30
July 4th Holiday July 4
Classes End Aug. 12
2016 Graduation Ceremony   Aug. 7

Seattle

2015 Fall SemesterSept. 8 – Dec. 18
Classes Begin Sept. 8
Labor Day Holiday Sept. 7
Thanksgiving Recess Nov. 26 - 29
Classes End Dec. 18
Winter Recess Dec. 21 – Jan. 1
2016 Spring SemesterJan. 11 – Apr. 29
Classes Begin Jan. 11
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Jan. 18
Classes End Apr. 29

2014-2015 Academic Year

Online

2014 Fall Semester Aug. 25 – Dec. 12
Session A
Aug. 25 – Dec. 12
Session  B Aug. 25 – Oct. 17
Session  C Oct. 20 – Dec. 12
2015 Spring Semester Jan. 5 – Apr. 24
Session  A Jan. 5 – Apr. 24
Session  B Jan. 5 – Feb. 27
Session  C Mar. 2 – Apr. 24
2015 Summer SemesterApr. 27 – Aug. 14
Session  A Apr. 27 – Aug. 14
Session  B Apr. 27 – Jun. 19
Session  C Jun. 22 – Aug. 14
2015 Graduation Ceremony   Apr. 25

Portland

2014 Fall SemesterSept. 2 – Dec. 12
Classes Begin Sept. 2
Labor Day Holiday Sept. 1
Thanksgiving Recess Nov. 27 - Dec. 1
Classes End Dec. 12
Winter Recess Dec. 15 – Jan. 2
2015 Spring SemesterJan. 5 – Apr. 24
Classes Begin Jan. 5
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Jan. 19
Classes End Apr. 24
2015 Summer SemesterApr. 27 – Aug. 15
Classes Begin Apr. 27
Memorial Day Holiday May 25
July 4th Holiday July 4
Classes End Aug. 15
2015 Graduation Ceremony   Apr. 25

San Jose

2014 Fall SemesterSept. 2 – Dec. 13
Classes Begin Sept. 2
Labor Day Holiday Sept. 1
Thanksgiving Recess Nov. 27 - Dec. 1
Classes End Dec. 13
Winter Recess Dec. 15 – Jan. 2
2015 Spring SemesterJan. 5 – Apr. 18
Classes Begin Jan. 5
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Jan. 19
Classes End Apr. 18
2015 Summer SemesterApr. 25 – Aug. 15
Classes Begin Apr. 25
Memorial Day Holiday May 25
July 4th Holiday July 4
Classes End Aug. 15
2015 Graduation Ceremony   July 11

Sacramento

2014 Fall SemesterSept. 2 – Dec. 13
Classes Begin Sept. 2
Labor Day Holiday Sept. 1
Thanksgiving Recess Nov. 27 - Dec. 1
Classes End Dec. 13
Winter Recess Dec. 15 – Jan. 2
2015 Spring SemesterJan. 5 – Apr. 18
Classes Begin Jan. 5
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Jan. 19
Classes End Apr. 18
2015 Summer SemesterApr. 27 – Aug. 14
Classes Begin Apr. 27
Memorial Day Holiday May 25
July 4th Holiday July 4
Classes End Aug. 14
2015 Graduation Ceremony   TBA

Seattle

2014 Fall SemesterSept. 2 – Dec. 12
Classes Begin Sept. 2
Labor Day Holiday Sept. 1
Thanksgiving Recess Nov. 27 - Dec. 1
Classes End Dec. 12
Winter Recess Dec. 15 – Jan. 2
2015 Spring SemesterJan. 5 – Apr. 24
Classes Begin Jan. 5
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Jan. 19
Classes End Apr. 24
2015 Graduation Activity  
May 7