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					                                           Brown University Year at a Glance
August
1 Sun          Term I tuition due.
                                                    2010                         January
                                                                                 1 Sat          Term II tuition due.
                                                                                                                                         2011
September                                                                        26 Wed         Classes of the second semester begin.

1 Wed          Classes of the first semester begin.
                                                                                 February
14 Tue         Last day to add a course without a fee
22 Wed         Last day to change meal plan type for fall 2010; last             8 Tue          Last day to add a course without a fee
               day to drop meal plan for 2010–11                                 16 Wed         Last day to change meal plan type for spring 2011
28 Tue         Last day to add a course (with a fee), change from                19–22          Long weekend. No classes; administrative offices,
               audit to credit, or change a grade option declaration             Sat–Tue        residence halls, and dining open

October                                                                          23 Wed         Last day to add a course (with a fee), change from
11 Mon         Long weekend. No classes; administrative offices                                 audit to credit, or change a grade option declaration
               closed; residence halls, dining open
22–24          Family Weekend www.brown.edu/parents                              March
Fri–Sun
                                                                                 26–April 3     Spring Recess
November                                                                         Sat–Sun        Residence halls remain open; dining closed until
                                                                                                Sunday dinner.
2–9            Registration period for spring 2011 courses
Tue–Tue
                                                                                 April
24–28          Thanksgiving Recess begins Wed at noon. Residence
Wed–Sun        halls remain open; dining closed until Sunday dinner.             19–26          Registration period for fall 2011 courses
                                                                                 Tue–Tue
December
                                                                                 29–May 10      Reading period (optional and at the discretion of the
1 Wed          Deadline to declare a leave for spring 2011                       Fri–Tue        instructor)
4–8            Reading period (optional and at the discretion of the
Sat–Wed        instructor)                                                       May
8 Wed          Classes end for courses not observing reading
                                                                                 1 Mon          Deadline to declare a leave for fall 2011
               period. Last day to drop a course or to file for an
               incomplete                                                        10 Tue         Classes end for courses not observing reading
                                                                                                period. Last day to drop a course or to file for an
9–17           Final Examination Period
                                                                                                incomplete
Thu–Fri        The last final exam ends at 5 p.m. on Friday,
               December 17. Each course already has an assigned                  11–20          Final Examination Period
               exam date/time; students must consult the online                  Wed–Fri        The last final exam ends at 5 p.m. on Friday, May
               Course Scheduler for course-specific information                                 20. Each course has an assigned exam date/time;
               before planning travel.                                                          students must consult the online Course Scheduler
20 Mon         9 a.m. Residence halls close and lock for Winter                                 for course-specific information before planning travel.
               Break. Students for whom international residence                  21 Sat         Noon. Residence halls close.
               or circumstance prohibits leaving campus during
               Winter Break should contact Residential Life.                     29 Sun         Commencement



                                                       University Contacts
DEANS AND ADMINISTRATORS                                                         BROWN UNIVERSITY PUBLIC SAFETY

  During business hours:                                                           Non-emergency number (401) 863-3322
  Academic issues – Office of the Dean of the College (401) 863-9800
                                                                                   Emergencies – Police/fire/medical dispatch 24 hours/day for students and
  Other issues – Office of Student Life (401) 863-3145
                                                                                     others on campus (401) 863-4111
  For emergencies after business hours, seven days a week:
  Administrator on Call through Brown Public Safety (401) 863-3322


                                         Vice President for Campus Life & Student Services / Dean of the College

				
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