The page uses Browser Access Keys to help with keyboard navigation. Click to learn moreSkip to Navigation

Different browsers use different keystrokes to activate accesskey shortcuts. Please reference the following list to use access keys on your system.

Alt and the accesskey, for Internet Explorer on Windows
Shift and Alt and the accesskey, for Firefox on Windows
Shift and Esc and the accesskey, for Windows or Mac
Ctrl and the accesskey, for the following browsers on a Mac: Internet Explorer 5.2, Safari 1.2, Firefox, Mozilla, Netscape 6+.

We use the following access keys on our gateway

n Skip to Navigation
k Accesskeys description
h Help
    College of William & Mary
  Feb 17, 2018
2013 - 2014 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar 2013-2014


2013 Fall Semester

  AUGUST 23-27 Orientation Period (Friday-Tuesday)
  AUGUST 28 Beginning of Undergraduate Classes (Wednesday)
  AUGUST 28 Beginning of Add/Drop Period (Wednesday)
  AUGUST 28 Opening Convocation (Wednesday)
  SEPTEMBER 6 Last Day for Add/Drop (Friday)
  SEPTEMBER 20-22 Family Weekend (Friday-Sunday)
  OCTOBER 12-15 Fall Break (Saturday-Tuesday)
  OCTOBER 24-27 Homecoming (Thursday-Sunday)
  NOVEMBER 27-DECEMBER 1 Thanksgiving Holiday (Wednesday-Sunday)
  DECEMBER 6 End of Undergraduate Classes (Friday)
  DECEMBER 7-8 Reading Period (Saturday-Sunday)
  DECEMBER 9-13 Examinations (Monday-Friday)
  DECEMBER 14-15 Reading Period (Saturday-Sunday)
  DECEMBER 16-18 Examinations (Monday-Wednesday)

2014 Spring Semester

  JANUARY 10-14 Orientation Period (Friday-Tuesday)
  JANUARY 15 Beginning of Undergraduate Classes (Wednesday)
  JANUARY 15 Beginning of Add/Drop Period (Wednesday)
  JANUARY 20 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday–No Classes (Monday)
  JANUARY 27 Last Day for Add/Drop (Monday)
  FEBRUARY 7 Charter Day (Friday)
  MARCH 1-9 Spring Break (Saturday-Sunday)
  APRIL 25 End of Undergraduate Classes (Friday)
  APRIL 26-27 Reading Period (Saturday-Sunday)
  APRIL 28-MAY 2 Examinations (Monday-Friday)
  MAY 3-4 Reading Period (Saturday-Sunday)
  MAY 5-7 Examinations (Monday-Wednesday)
  MAY 11 Commencement (Sunday)

2014 Summer Sessions

  MAY 27 Beginning of Session I (Tuesday)
  JUNE 27 End of Session I (Friday)
  JUNE 30 Beginning of Session II (Monday)
  AUGUST 1 End of Session II (Friday)

***For Advising and Registration dates and course and examination schedules, visit