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Open House Dates for Spring 2018

Shepherd University offers Open House visitation events on Saturdays throughout the school year. An Open House is a great opportunity for you to tour our beautiful campus, discuss majors with faculty, and learn more about campus life. Our dedicated faulty and staff will answer all your questions about Shepherd, covering topics like financial aid, study abroad, residence life, and more. Open House spaces fill up quickly, so register early for your preferred date.  To make an appointment, contact the Office of Admissions at 304-876-5212 or 800-344-5231 ext. 5212. You may also email your visit request to admissions@shepherd.edu.

Spring 2018 Open House date:  April 14, 2018

Spring Semester 2018 Calendar

January 5 Uniforms must be obtained.
January 8 Classes begin for Spring 2018.  Add/drop and late registration (late fee applies) via RAIL or at Ikenberry Hall (between 9:00 am – 4:00 pm).  Consult advisor.  Nurse packs must be obtained. 
January 9 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Nursing Assembly EOB Auditorium Room 117.  Attendance is mandatory.
January 12 Last day to Add/Drop and late registration (late fee applies), via RAIL or at Ikenberry Hall from 9:00 am – 4:00.  Consult Advisor.
January 15 Martin Luther King’s Birthday.  University is closed. 
January 22 Last day to change a course from Credit to Pass/Fail status.
January 29 Last day to change a course from Credit to Audit status. 
February 9 White Coat Ceremony.  Last day to withdraw from first-half semester class.  See advisor by noon.
February 19    First day of midterm exams.
February 23 Last day of midterm exams.
February 26 Midterm grades due; second-half semester begins.
February 27 Midterm grades available on RAIL (tentative). 
March 9 Last day to withdraw from a full semester class.  See advisor by noon.
March 11 First day of Spring Break.
March 18 Last day of Spring Break. 
March 21 First day of Academic Advisement for continuing students for Fall 2018.
March 30 Last day to withdraw from second-half semester class.  See advisor by noon.
April 2 First day of Fall 2018 RAIL registration for continuing students.
April 4 Last day of Academic Advisement
April 20 Last day of classes.  Last day for complete withdrawal from semester.   
April 23 First day of Final Exams.
April 27 Last day of Final Exams.
May 1 Grades Available via RAIL. 
May 4   Nursing Convocation.
   
 
   
   

Academic Advisement

Advisors will have advisement schedules posted on their office doors for pre-nursing and nursing students. You must meet with your advisor in order to receive your pin to register for next semester classes.

March 21 First day of academic advisement for continuing students for Fall 2018.
April 4 Last day of academic advisement for continuing students for Fall 2018.

Erma Ora Byrd Hall Building Map

Get to know the Department of Nursing Education building before you arrive. Print this building map to guide your way or to easily find your classes.