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

Academic Calendars: Current and Archived Catalogs (2002/03 to present) Once there, choose the correct 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

Thursday, August 8
8:00am: RA Fall Training, JSU
8:00am - 5:00pm: Freshman Nursing Orientation, ICAT 153 & 142

Friday, August 9
8:00am - 5:00pm: Freshman Nursing Orientation, ICAT 153 & 142
8:30am: SIHIMA, GVH Trailblazer Rm.

Saturday, August 10
8:00am: 8th Annual Trailblazer 5K, PE Track

Sunday, August 11

Monday, August 12
First day of Faculty Contracts

New Faculty/Professional Staff Meetings
8:00am: RA Fall Training, JSU

Tuesday, August 13
New Faculty/Professional Staff Meetings
8:00am: RA Fall Training, Technology Center Auditorium
4:00pm - 6:00pm: VU Wellness Water Aerobics & Lap Swim, Aquatic Center

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

Thursday, August 15
START VU/Late Registration, JSU
9:00am: TIAA Representative Individual Appointments, ICAT Rm. 144
7:30pm: BSA, Updike Hall, Rm. 142

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: Welcome Weekend Carnival, Soccer Field (between JSU & TDC) (rain location: SRC)
2:00pm: Parent & Family Orientation, RSPAC Theatre
2:00pm: COPE Parent Orientation, ICAT Rm. 134 & 142

Saturday, August 17

Sunday, August 18
10:30am: CCF Worship Service, JSU

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

Tuesday, August 20
Drop and Add

4:00pm - 6:00pm: VU Wellness Water Aerobics & Lap Swim, Aquatic Center

Wednesday, August 21
Drop and Add

Thursday, August 22
Drop and Add

3:30pm: 2019-20 Curriculum & Academic Affairs Committee, ICAT Rm. 142

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

Saturday, August 24
8:00am: National SAT Test, Shircliff Bldg.
11:00am: Laff-Vin Film Festival, RSPAC Theatre

Sunday, August 25

Monday, August 26

Tuesday, August 27
8:00am: Larry Bucshon: Veterans Leadership Summit, Green Activities Center
4:00pm - 6:00pm: VU Wellness Water Aerobics & Lap Swim, Aquatic Center
7:00pm: Volleyball: Lincoln Trail CC, PE Complex

Wednesday, August 28
10:30am: Board of Trustees (location TBA)

Thursday, August 29
3:30pm: 2019-20 Curriculum & Academic Affairs Committee, ICAT Rm. 142

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
4:00pm - 6:00pm: VU Wellness Water Aerobics & Lap Swim, Aquatic Center

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: Faculty Senate, ICAT Rm. 142
11:00am - 12:30pm: Sandy's Pantry, St. John's UCC, 606 N. 5th St.
2:00pm: Professional Staff Congress, ICAT Rm. 142
4:00pm - 6:00pm: VU Wellness Water Aerobics & Lap Swim, Aquatic Center

Wednesday, September 11

Thursday, September 12

11:00am - 12:30pm: Sandy's Pantry, St. John's UCC, 606 N. 5th St.
3:30pm: 2019-20 Curriculum & Academic Affairs Committee, ICAT Rm. 142

Friday, September 13

Saturday, September 14
8:00am: National ACT Test, Shircliff Bldg.
7:00pm: WVUT Presents: Kerry Kurt Phillips' Homecoming: Screening of Ken Burn's Country Music; Acoustic Set/Q&A, RSPAC Theatre

Sunday, September 15
9:00am: Cystic Fibrosis Walk, SRC & Track

Monday, September 16

Tuesday, September 17

4:00pm - 6:00pm: VU Wellness Water Aerobics & Lap Swim, Aquatic Center

Wednesday, September 18
1:00pm: PERF/TRF Retirement Workshops, ICAT Rm. 142

Thursday, September 19
3:30pm: 2019-20 Curriculum & Academic Affairs Committee, ICAT Rm. 142

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

4:00pm - 6:00pm: VU Wellness Water Aerobics & Lap Swim, Aquatic Center

Wednesday, September 25

Thursday, September 26

10:00am: Generations Advisory Council, Green Activities Center
3:30pm: 2019-20 Curriculum & Academic Affairs Committee, ICAT Rm. 142

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
4:00pm - 6:00pm: VU Wellness Water Aerobics & Lap Swim, Aquatic Center

Wednesday, October 2

Thursday, October 3

3:30pm: 2019-20 Curriculum & Academic Affairs Committee, ICAT Rm. 142

Friday, October 4

Saturday, October 5

8:00am: National SAT Test, Shircliff Bldg.
1:00pm: Sammy Terry and Red Skelton's Whistling in the Dark, RSPAC Theatre

Sunday, October 6

Monday, October 7 - Midterm Examinations

10:30am: Board of Trustees Annual Meeting, Green Activities Center

Tuesday, October 8 - Midterm Examinations
11:00am: Faculty Senate, ICAT Rm. 142
11:00am - 12:30pm: Sandy's Pantry, St. John's UCC, 606 N. 5th St.
4:00pm - 6:00pm: VU Wellness Water Aerobics & Lap Swim, Aquatic Center

Wednesday, October 9 - Midterm Examinations

Thursday, October 10 - Midterm Examinations

11:00am: Faculty Senate, ICAT Rm. 142 (tentative)
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, VU Offices Open

4:00pm - 6:00pm: VU Wellness Water Aerobics & Lap Swim, Aquatic Center (tentative)

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

Thursday, October 17
10:00am: Generations Area Wide Council, Green Activities Center
3:30pm: 2019-20 Curriculum & Academic Affairs Committee, ICAT Rm. 142

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
4:00pm - 6:00pm: VU Wellness Water Aerobics & Lap Swim, Aquatic Center

Wednesday, October 23

Thursday, October 24

3:30pm: 2019-20 Curriculum & Academic Affairs Committee, ICAT Rm. 142

Friday, October 25
Last day for students to withdraw without appropriate college dean’s approval
Graduation Application Deadline
8:30am: Pre-VU Day, RSPAC Theatre


Saturday, October 26
8:00am: National ACT Test, Shircliff Bldg.
8:30am: Pre-VU Day, RSPAC Theatre

Sunday, October 27

Monday, October 28
Begin Advising and Registration for Spring

Tuesday, October 29

4:00pm - 6:00pm: VU Wellness Water Aerobics & Lap Swim, Aquatic Center

Wednesday, October 30

Thursday, October 31

3:30pm: 2019-20 Curriculum & Academic Affairs Committee, ICAT Rm. 142

Friday, November 1

Saturday, November 2

8:00am: National SAT Test, Shircliff Bldg.

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: Speaker: Temple Grandin, RSPAC Theatre (overflow viewing in JSU)
11:00am - 12:30pm: Sandy's Pantry, St. John's UCC, 606 N. 5th St.

Friday, November 8
8:30am: Pre-VU Day, RSPAC Theatre

Saturday, November 9
8:30am: Pre-VU Day, RSPAC Theatre

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

Sunday, November 10

Monday, November 11

Tuesday, November 12

11:00am: Faculty Senate, ICAT Rm. 142

Wednesday, November 13

Thursday, November 14

9:00am: Generations Caregiver Event, Green Activities Center
3:30pm: 2019-20 Curriculum & Academic Affairs Committee, ICAT Rm. 142

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
3:30pm: 2019-20 Curriculum & Academic Affairs Committee, ICAT Rm. 142

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
10:30am: Board of Trustees (location TBA)

Thursday, December 5
11:00am - 12:30pm: Sandy's Pantry, St. John's UCC, 606 N. 5th St.
3:30pm: 2019-20 Curriculum & Academic Affairs Committee, ICAT Rm. 142

Friday, December 6
8:30am: 20th Annual VU Foundation Wills, Trusts & Ethics Institute, ICAT Rm. 142

Saturday, December 7
8:00am: National SAT Test, Shircliff Bldg.
Midyear Commencement (Vincennes Campus)

Sunday, December 8 - Final Examinations

Monday, December 9 - Final Examinations

Tuesday, December 10 - Final Examinations
11:00am: Faculty Senate, ICAT Rm. 142

Wednesday, December 11 - Final Examinations

Thursday, December 12 - Final Examinations
11:00am: Faculty Senate, ICAT Rm. 142 (tentative)

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

Saturday, December 14
8:00am: National ACT Test, Shircliff Bldg.

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