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Open House Dates for Spring 2019

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 2019 Open House date:  March 30, 2019

Spring Semester 2019 Calendar

January 11 Add/Drop and late registration (late fee applies) via RAIL begins at 4:00 pm.
January 14 Classes begin for Spring 2019. Uniforms and nurse packs must be obtained.
January 15 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Nursing Assembly EOB Auditorium Room 109.  Attendance is mandatory.
January 18 Last day to Add/Drop or late registration  via RAIL or at Ikenberry Hall from 9:00 am – 4:00.  Consult Advisor.
January 21 Martin Luther King Jr. Day.   University is closed. 
January 25 Last day for instructor-approved late adds via RAIL.
February 4 Last day to change a course from credit to audit status.
February 22 White Coat Ceremony.
February 25 First day of midterm exams.
March 1 Last day of midterm exams.
March 4 Midterm grades due; second-half semester begins.
March 5             Midterm grades available on RAIL (tentative). 
March 10 First day of spring break.
March 15 Spring break holiday. University closed.
March 17 Last day of spring break.
March 22 Last day to withdraw from a full semester class. See advisor by noon.  
March 27 First day of Academic Advisement for continuing students Fall 2019.
April 5 Relay for Life 2019.
April 8 First day of Fall 2019 RAIL Registration for continuing students, until 4 pm.
April 10 Last day of Academic Advisement for continuing students for Fall 2019.
April 12 Last day to withdraw from second-half semester class. See advisor by noon.
April 26 Last day of Classes. Last day for complete withdrawal from semester.
April 29 First day of final exams.
May 3 Nursing Convocation. Last day of final exams.
 May 7 Grades will be available via RAIL (tentative).
 
   
   

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 27 First day of academic advisement for continuing students for Fall 2019.
April 10 Last day of academic advisement for continuing students for Fall 2019.

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.