Financial Aid

The Office of Financial Aid      

Semester I (Fall)-2015
August 16                                         Education Classes Begin
August 24-Augsut 28                          GENL 100A,B,& C- College Survival Orientation
August 31                                         Traditional Classes Begin
August 31                                         Tuition payment due
August 31                                         Accelerated Classes Begin
September 7                                     Labor Day-School Closed
September  8                                    Last day for class changes (add/drop)
September 9                                     Opening Liturgy for New Academic Year
September 12, 19 &26                       GENL 100S,SA College Survival Orientation
September 28                                   Last day to withdraw from a course without instructor approval
September 28                                    Mid-term
November 26-28                                 Thanksgiving recess
December 4                                        Last day to withdraw from a course with instructor approval
December 5                                       Traditional Classes end
December 7-12                                   Semester examinations
December 13                                     December graduation (ceremony in May)
December 14-18                                 Intersession Classes
December19                                      Accelerated Classes end

NOTE:  See published class schedule for registration information and graduation filing deadlines.
Bridge Program- July 27, 2015 to August 14, 2015
Welcome Week for Faculty- August 18-20, 2015

                                                Semester II (Spring)-2016

January 3                                           Education Classes Begin
January 4                                           Accelerated Classes Begin
January 4-8                                        Intersession Classes
January 4-8                                       GENL 100A,B & C- College Survival: Orientation
January 11                                        Traditional Classes Begin
January 11                                        Tuition payment due
January 16,23 &30                              GENL 100S, SA-College Survival: Orientation
January 18                                         Martin Luther King Jr. Day-No Classes
January 19                                         Last day for class changes (add/drop)
January 20                                         Opening Liturgy new Semester
February 8                                          Last day to withdraw from a course without instructor approval
February 8*                                      Mid-term
February 29-March 5                          Spring Break
March 25-26                                     Easter Recess
April 22                                           Last Day to withdraw from a course with instructor approval
April 23                                           Traditional Classes End
April 25-30                                       Semester Examinations
April 30                                           Accelerated Classes End
May 21                                            Commencement


Semester III (Summer)-2016

Session I:              May 2, 2016 to June 18, 2016  (7-week session)
Session II:             June 20, 2016 to August 6, 2016 (7-week session)    
Session III:            May 9, 2016 to August 22, 2016 ( Accelerated summer session)

Faculty Education Day- May 12, 2016
Graduation Banquet Day- May 13, 2016


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Contact Information Office of Financial Aid

Monday, Thursday, Friday: 8:30 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Tuesday, Wednesday: 8:30 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.

Summer Hours (June and July):
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 8:30 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Wednesday: 8:30 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.

Room: 120
Telephone: (219) 473-4296 (Indiana)
                      (773) 721-0202, Ext. 296 (Illinois)
                      1-877-700-9100 (Toll Free)
FAX: (219) 473-4340