(Pre-VU and Start-VU dates are subject to change).

Academic Calendars: Current and Archived Catalogs (2002/03 to present) Once there, choose the corrrect year, and then click on "Academic Calendar" in the menu at left.

Regular Hours: Aquatic Center Bookstore  *  Bowling Center  *  Labs & Tutoring  * Jefferson Student Union & Cafe * PE Complex  *  Red Skelton Museum  *  RSPAC Bldg.  *  Shake Library at BSU  *  Shircliff Art Gallery  *  Student Recreation Center  *  TDC  * UPCC (Clinic)
Event Schedules:  * Red Skelton Performing Arts Center  *  Athletics  *  Alumni  *  Summer Camps

Fall Semester 2019

Monday, August 12
First day of Faculty Contracts

New Faculty/Professional Staff Meeting

Tuesday, August 13
New Faculty/Professional Staff Meeting
11:00am: Faculty Senate, ICAT Rm. 142

Wednesday, August 14
8:30am: VU Opening Meeting, RSPAC Theatre

Thursday, August 15
START VU/Late Registration, JSU
9:00am: TIAA Representative Individual Appointments, ICAT Rm. 144

Friday, August 16
New Student Orientation
7:00am: Coalition Meeting, ICAT Rm. 142
8:00am - 5:00pm: Senior and PN Nursing Orientation, ICAT 153 & 142
2:00pm: Parent & Family Orientation, RSPAC Theatre

Saturday, August 17

Sunday, August 18

Monday, August 19 - Fall 2019 Classes Begin
Drop and Add

Tuesday, August 20
Drop and Add

Wednesday, August 21
Drop and Add

Thursday, August 22
Drop and Add

Friday, August 23
Drop and Add
6:00pm: Laff-Vin Film Festival, RSPAC Theatre

Saturday, August 24
11:00am: Laff-Vin Film Festival, RSPAC Theatre

Sunday, August 25

Monday, August 26

Tuesday, August 27
7:00pm: Volleyball: Lincoln Trail CC, PE Complex

Wednesday, August 28

Thursday, August 29

Friday, August 30

Saturday, August 31

Sunday, September 1

Monday, September 2 - Labor Day
No Classes, VU Closed

Tuesday, September 3
2:00pm: Professional Staff Congress, ICAT Rm. 142

Wednesday, September 4
Alumni & Friends Trip: Hairspray, Beef and Boards, Indianapolis, IN

Thursday, September 5

Friday, September 6

Saturday, September 7

Sunday, September 8

Monday, September 9

Tuesday, September 10

11:00am - 12:30pm: Sandy's Pantry, St. John's UCC, 606 N. 5th St.
2:00pm: Professional Staff Congress, ICAT Rm. 142

Wednesday, September 11

Thursday, September 12

11:00am - 12:30pm: Sandy's Pantry, St. John's UCC, 606 N. 5th St.

Friday, September 13

Saturday, September 14

Sunday, September 15

9:00am: Cystic Fibrosis Walk, SRC & Track

Monday, September 16

Tuesday, September 17

Wednesday, September 18

Thursday, September 19

Friday, September 20

Last day for students to withdraw from first 8-week courses without appropriate college dean’s approval
8:45am - 2:00pm: College GO! Week Event, RSPAC Theatre
11:00am: College GO! Week Event Lunch, SRC Ct. D

Saturday, September 21

Sunday, September 22

Monday, September 23

Tuesday, September 24

Wednesday, September 25

Thursday, September 26

Friday, September 27


Saturday, September 28
Time TBA: Law Enforcement Reunion, Green Activities Center

Sunday, September 29

Monday, September 30

Tuesday, October 1

2:00pm: Professional Staff Congress, ICAT Rm. 142

Wednesday, October 2

Thursday, October 3

Friday, October 4

Saturday, October 5

1:00pm: Sammy Terry and Red Skelton's Whistling in the Dark, RSPAC Theatre

Sunday, October 6

Monday, October 7 - Midterm Examinations

Tuesday, October 8 - Midterm Examinations

10:30am: Board of Trustees Annual Meeting, Green Activities Center
11:00am - 12:30pm: Sandy's Pantry, St. John's UCC, 606 N. 5th St.

Wednesday, October 9 - Midterm Examinations

Thursday, October 10 - Midterm Examinations

11:00am - 12:30pm: Sandy's Pantry, St. John's UCC, 606 N. 5th St.

Friday, October 11 - Midterm Examinations

Saturday, October 12

Sunday, October 13

Monday, October 14 - Midterm Break
No Classes, VU Closed

Tuesday, October 15 - Midterm Break
No Classes, Offices Open


Wednesday, October 16 - Classes Resume
Alumni & Friends Trip: Autumn in Nashville, IN

Thursday, October 17
10:00am: Generations Area Wide Council, Green Activities Center

Friday, October 18
8:00am: Indiana Department of Education Regional Meeting, ICAT Rm. 153/134
9:00am: Cosmetology Hair Do Contest, Green Activities Center

Saturday, October 19
6:00pm: WVUT 50th PBS Celebration/Reunion, JSU

Sunday, October 20

Monday, October 21


Tuesday, October 22

Wednesday, October 23

Thursday, October 24

Friday, October 25

Last day for students to withdraw without appropriate college dean’s approval
Graduation Application Deadline


Saturday, October 26

Sunday, October 27

Monday, October 28
Begin Advising and Registration for Spring

Tuesday, October 29

Wednesday, October 30

Thursday, October 31

Friday, November 1

Saturday, November 2

Sunday, November 3

Monday, November 4

Tuesday, November 5

11:00am - 12:30pm: Sandy's Pantry, St. John's UCC, 606 N. 5th St.
2:00pm: Professional Staff Congress, ICAT Rm. 142

Wednesday, November 6

Thursday, November 7

11:00am - 12:30pm: Sandy's Pantry, St. John's UCC, 606 N. 5th St.

Friday, November 8

Saturday, November 9

7:30pm: Community Series: The ABBA Tribute, RSPAC Theatre

Sunday, November 10

Monday, November 11

Tuesday, November 12

Wednesday, November 13

Thursday, November 14

9:00am: Generations Caregiver Event, Green Activities Center

Friday, November 15
Last day for students to withdraw from second 8-week courses without appropriate college dean’s approval

Saturday, November 16
START VU, New Student Registration, JSU


Sunday, November 17

Monday, November 18

9:00am: Dual Credit Professional Development, Green Activities Center

Tuesday, November 19
Last day for faculty to withdraw students for non-attendance
9:00am: Dual Credit Professional Development, Green Activities Center

Wednesday, November 20
9:00am: Dual Credit Professional Development, Green Activities Center

Thursday, November 21

Friday, November 22
9:00am: Dual Credit Professional Development, Green Activities Center

Saturday, November 23

Sunday, November 24

Monday, November 25

Tuesday, November 26


Wednesday, November 27 - Thanksgiving Break
No Classes, VU Offices Open

Thursday, November 28 -
Thanksgiving Break
No Classes, VU Closed

Friday, November 29 -
Thanksgiving Break
No Classes, VU Closed

Saturday, November 30

Sunday, December 1

Monday, December 2 - Classes Resume

Tuesday, December 3

11:00am - 12:30pm: Sandy's Pantry, St. John's UCC, 606 N. 5th St.
2:00pm: Professional Staff Congress, ICAT Rm. 142

Wednesday, December 4

Thursday, December 5

11:00am - 12:30pm: Sandy's Pantry, St. John's UCC, 606 N. 5th St.

Friday, December 6

Saturday, December 7

Midyear Commencement (Vincennes Campus)

Sunday, December 8 - Final Examinations

Monday, December 9 - Final Examinations

Tuesday, December 10 - Final Examinations

Wednesday, December 11 - Final Examinations

Thursday, December 12 - Final Examinations

Friday, December 13 - Final Examinations
Fall Semester Ends After Last Class

Saturday, December 14

Sunday, December 15

Monday, December 16
No Classes, VU Offices Open


Tuesday, December 17
No Classes, VU Offices Open


Wednesday, December 18
No Classes, VU Offices Open


Thursday, December 19
No Classes, VU Offices Open


Friday, December 20
No Classes, VU Offices Open


Saturday, December 21
Community Series: 2:00pm: Children's Nutcracker Ballet, RSPAC Theatre
Community Series: 7:00pm: Children's Nutcracker Ballet, RSPAC Theatre

Sunday, December 22

Monday, December 23
No Classes, VU Offices Open


Tuesday, December 24
No Classes, VU Closed

Wednesday, December 25
No Classes, VU Closed

Thursday, December 26
No Classes, VU Closed


Friday, December 27
No Classes, VU Closed


Saturday, December 28
No Classes, VU Closed


Sunday, December 29
No Classes, VU Closed


Monday, December 30
No Classes, VU Closed


Tuesday, December 31 - New Year's Eve
No Classes, VU Closed