2016-17 Academic Calendar

Memphis Theological Seminary
Summer Term
2016
5/20-7/30/16
Drug & Alcohol Addiction Counseling Sessions
5/23/16
Classes Begin
5/29/16
Last Day to Register Late
5/30/16
Seminary Closed – Memorial Day
6/24/16
Last Day of Classes
7/1/16
Grades Due
7/4/16
Seminary Closed – Independence Day
7/5/16
Doctor of Ministry Opening Convocation/Korean Language (Immersion)
7/5-15/16
Doctor of Ministry Residency/Korean Language (Immersion)
7/18/16
Doctor of Ministry Opening Convocation/English Language (on campus)
7/18-29/16
Doctor of Ministry Residency/English Language (on campus)
7/30/16
Early Doctor of Ministry Admissions Deadline
Fall Term
2016
8/8-11/16
MAYM Retreat
8/10/16
Fall Admission Deadline
8/12/16
MTS Faculty & Staff Retreat
8/15/16
Faculty Retreat
8/17/16
Change of Fall Registration Deadline
8/19/16
New Student Orientation
8/20/16
Classes Begin
8/22-26/16
Late Registration
8/30/16
Opening Convocation
9/2/16
Last Day to Register or Add a Class
9/2-11/12/16
Drug & Alcohol Addiction Counseling Sessions
9/5/16
Seminary Closed – Labor Day
9/7/16
Essay (Midway & Senior) Distribution
9/8-10/16
MAYM Retreat
9/9/16
Last day to Drop a Class
9/17/16
Constitution Day
10/1-7/16
Mid-Term Exams
10/13-15/16
MAYM Retreat
10/11-12/16
Lowrie/Ingram Lectures, Dr. Joseph T. Reiff
10/14/16
Doctor of Ministry Grades Due
10/14/16
Last Day to Withdraw from a Class
10/28/16
Essay (Midway & Senior) Submission Deadline
10/28/16
Doctor of Ministry Application Deadline
11/4/16
Inquirer’s Day
11/7-11/16
Advising Week
11/14-18/16
Early Registration January/Spring
11/17-19/16
MAYM Retreat
11/21-26/16
Fall Break
11/24-26/16
Seminary Closed – Thanksgiving
11/28-12/3/16
Reading Week*
12/3-5/2016
Youth Ministry Cohort’s Travel Course
12/3-9/16
Final Exams
12/16/16
Grades Due
12/24/16-1/2/17
Seminary Closed
January Term
2017
1/3/17
Seminary Opens
1/3/17
January Term Classes Begin
1/3-13/17
Doctor of Ministry Convocation & Residency
1/6/17
Last Day to Register Late
1/6-3/18/17
Drug & Alcohol Addiction Counseling Sessions
1/10/17
Spring Admission Deadline
1/13/17
Last Day of Classes
1/16/17
Seminary Closed – Martin Luther King Jr. Day
1/18-21/17
MAYM Retreat
1/20/17
January-Term Grades Due
Spring Semester
2017
1/20/17
New Student Orientation
1/21/17
Spring Classes Begin
1/23-27/17
Late Registration
1/27/17
Last Day to Register or Add a Class
February
African American History Month
February (TBA)
Barbara A. Holmes Lectures
2/3/17
Last Day to Drop a Class
2/3/17
Essay (Midway & Senior) Distribution
2/16-18/17
MAYM Retreat
2/17-18/17
African American Christian Educators Conference
February (TBD)
Henry Logan Starks Scholarship Dinner
March
Women’s History Month
3/3/17
Inquirer’s Day
3/4-10/17
Mid-Term Exam Week
3/10/17
Last Day to Withdraw from Classes
3/13-17/17
Advising Week
3/17/17
Essay (Midway & Senior) Submission
3/20-24/17
Early Registration Summer/Fall
3/20-21/17
Todd Lectures, Dr. Nancy Declaisse-Walford
3/23-25/17
MAYM Retreat
3/31-6/24/17
Drug & Alcohol Addiction Counseling Sessions
4/10-16/17
Seminary Closed – Holy Week
4/14/17
Doctor of Ministry Grades Due
4/27-29/17
MAYM Retreat
5/1-5/17
Reading Days*
5/6-12/17
Final Exams
5/12/17
Senior Grades Due
5/13/17
Closing Convocation & Graduation
5/15/17
Summer Admission Deadline
5/20/17
Final Grades Due
Summer Term
2017
5/15/17
Classes Begin
5/16/17
Last Day to Register Late
5/29/17
Memorial Day June 30 Last Day of Classes
7/4/17
Seminary Closed – Independence Day
7/7/17
Grades Due
7/10/17
Doctor of Ministry Opening Convocation
7/10-21/17
Doctor of Ministry Residency
7/31/17
Early Doctor of Ministry Admissions Deadline

 

Summer Term
2016
5/20-7/30/16
Drug & Alcohol Addiction Counseling Sessions
5/23/16
Classes Begin
5/29/16
Last Day to Register Late
5/30/16
Seminary Closed – Memorial Day
6/24/16
Last Day of Classes
7/1/16
Grades Due
7/4/16
Seminary Closed – Independence Day
7/5/16
Doctor of Ministry Opening Convocation/Korean Language (Immersion)
7/5-15/16
Doctor of Ministry Residency/Korean Language (Immersion)
7/18/16
Doctor of Ministry Opening Convocation/English Language (on campus)
7/18-29/16
Doctor of Ministry Residency/English Language (on campus)
7/30/16
Early Doctor of Ministry Admissions Deadline
Fall Term
2016
8/8-11/16
MAYM Retreat
8/10/16
Fall Admission Deadline
8/12/16
MTS Faculty & Staff Retreat
8/15/16
Faculty Retreat
8/17/16
Change of Fall Registration Deadline
8/19/16
New Student Orientation
8/20/16
Classes Begin
8/22-26/16
Late Registration
8/30/16
Opening Convocation
9/2/16
Last Day to Register or Add a Class
9/2-11/12/16
Drug & Alcohol Addiction Counseling Sessions
9/5/16
Seminary Closed – Labor Day
9/7/16
Essay (Midway & Senior) Distribution
9/8-10/16
MAYM Retreat
9/9/16
Last day to Drop a Class
9/17/16
Constitution Day
10/1-7/16
Mid-Term Exams
10/13-15/16
MAYM Retreat
10/11-12/16
Lowrie/Ingram Lectures, Dr. Joseph T. Reiff
10/14/16
Doctor of Ministry Grades Due
10/14/16
Last Day to Withdraw from a Class
10/28/16
Essay (Midway & Senior) Submission Deadline
10/28/16
Doctor of Ministry Application Deadline
11/4/16
Inquirer’s Day
11/7-11/16
Advising Week
11/14-18/16
Early Registration January/Spring
11/17-19/16
MAYM Retreat
11/21-26/16
Fall Break
11/24-26/16
Seminary Closed – Thanksgiving
11/28-12/3/16
Reading Week*
12/3-5/2016
Youth Ministry Cohort’s Travel Course
12/3-9/16
Final Exams
12/16/16
Grades Due
12/24/16-1/2/17
Seminary Closed
January Term
2017
1/3/17
Seminary Opens
1/3/17
January Term Classes Begin
1/3-13/17
Doctor of Ministry Convocation & Residency
1/6/17
Last Day to Register Late
1/6-3/18/17
Drug & Alcohol Addiction Counseling Sessions
1/10/17
Spring Admission Deadline
1/13/17
Last Day of Classes
1/16/17
Seminary Closed – Martin Luther King Jr. Day
1/18-21/17
MAYM Retreat
1/20/17
January-Term Grades Due
Spring Semester
2017
1/20/17
New Student Orientation
1/21/17
Spring Classes Begin
1/23-27/17
Late Registration
1/27/17
Last Day to Register or Add a Class
February
African American History Month
February (TBA)
Barbara A. Holmes Lectures
2/3/17
Last Day to Drop a Class
2/3/17
Essay (Midway & Senior) Distribution
2/16-18/17
MAYM Retreat
2/17-18/17
African American Christian Educators Conference
February (TBD)
Henry Logan Starks Scholarship Dinner
March
Women’s History Month
3/3/17
Inquirer’s Day
3/4-10/17
Mid-Term Exam Week
3/10/17
Last Day to Withdraw from Classes
3/13-17/17
Advising Week
3/17/17
Essay (Midway & Senior) Submission
3/20-24/17
Early Registration Summer/Fall
3/20-21/17
Todd Lectures, Dr. Nancy Declaisse-Walford
3/23-25/17
MAYM Retreat
3/31-6/24/17
Drug & Alcohol Addiction Counseling Sessions
4/10-16/17
Seminary Closed – Holy Week
4/14/17
Doctor of Ministry Grades Due
4/27-29/17
MAYM Retreat
5/1-5/17
Reading Days*
5/6-12/17
Final Exams
5/12/17
Senior Grades Due
5/13/17
Closing Convocation & Graduation
5/15/17
Summer Admission Deadline
5/20/17
Final Grades Due
Summer Term
2017
5/15/17
Classes Begin
5/16/17
Last Day to Register Late
5/29/17
Memorial Day June 30 Last Day of Classes
7/4/17
Seminary Closed – Independence Day
7/7/17
Grades Due
7/10/17
Doctor of Ministry Opening Convocation
7/10-21/17
Doctor of Ministry Residency
7/31/17
Early Doctor of Ministry Admissions Deadline

* READING WEEK/DAYS: When the seminary is closed due to extenuating circumstances such as the weather, the administration and faculty may choose to schedule make-up classes during Reading Week/Days.

Note: This calendar is subject to change at any time prior to or during the academic term due to emergency causes beyond the reasonable control of the seminary. Webpage Designer: Clifton Blanchett