Important Dates to Remember
View the Academic Calendar online.
June 1, 2010: Deadline to submit most of the forms. See the list of forms on the main page of this guide.
June 25: Mail the health forms to the address on the forms — this allows two weeks for delivery prior to the deadline.
July 9: Deadline to have the health forms returned to St. Lawrence.
Mid/Late July: You will receive information on which First-Year Program college you will live in, your faculty advisor and your roommate (if applicable).
Please note: If you are an athlete planning on participating in a fall intercollegiate sport, the coach will contact you with information about pre-season, including arrival date.
August 18: Arrival date for those participating in the North Country Pre-Orientation Trips.
August 22: Orientation begins for all new students. (See detailed schedule below.)
August 25: First day of classes.
October 1-3: Family Weekend (details will be mailed in late August; contact 315-229-5757 for information).
October 14-15: Thursday–Friday, Mid-semester Break.
November 19-28: Friday, 5 p.m.–Sunday, Thanksgiving Recess.
December 9: Classes end
December 17: Final exams end.
January 24, 2011: Classes begin.
March 11-20: Friday, 5 p.m.–Sunday, Spring Break.
April 30: Moving-Up Day.
May 6: Classes end.
May 13: Final exams end.
Arrival and Orientation Information
August 18: Arrival date for those participating in a North Country Pre-Orientation Trip (participants will receive further specific arrival information).
August 18-21: International Student Orientation.
August 22: Orientation begins — the date you must arrive on campus; first-year residences open at 8 a.m.
August 22: Family Orientation, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
August 22-24: New Student Orientation (for incoming first-year students only).
August 22: A partial tentative schedule to assist in travel plans:
8:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. New student registration in your residence hall
10:30 a.m. Family Orientation
12:00-1:00 p.m. Lunch
3:30 p.m. Matriculation Ceremony
4:30 p.m. Families depart
5:30 p.m. First-Year Program College Dinner (required for first-year students)