Dec 04, 2021  
2021-22 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2021-22 Undergraduate Catalog

Academic Calendar


Doane University's 150th Year
Doane University Lincoln Campus's 41th Year
Doane University Omaha Campus's 9th Year
 

2022-23 Crete Campus Calendar

2021-22 Lincoln, Omaha and Online Calendar

2022-23 Lincoln, Omaha and Online Calendar
 

2021-22   16-Week Calendar - Crete Campus

FALL SEMESTER 2021  August 16 - December 11  21/FAL
August
12-15  Thurs-Sun  New Student Orientation and Advising
15  Sunday  Returning students Residence Hall move in
16  Monday  FIRST DAY of FALL SEMESTER / Payment due date
19  Thursday  Opening Convocation 11:00 a.m.
23  Monday  Last day to drop/add a first 8-week session course
25  Wednesday  Last day to add a semester long course
27  Friday   Last day to drop a semester long course/Fall Census; Pass/Fail deadline for 8wk courses (week 2)
September
6  Monday  Labor Day -- University CLOSED

17  Friday  Final day for juniors and seniors to declare a Pass-Fail course (week 5)
October
2  Saturday  Homecoming and Family Day
8  Friday  Assessment work day for faculty
8-12  Fri-Tues  Fall Break for students
11 Monday  Second 8 week session starts
13  Wednesday  MID-TERM GRADES DUE by NOON and available on WebAdvisor
22  Friday  Final day to withdraw from a course and receive a 'W'. Pass/Fail deadline for 8wk courses (week 10)
20-29  Student REGISTRATION and ADVISING for Spring 2022
November
5  Friday  Final day to withdraw from the University without grade responsibility. Grades received are W's. (week 12)
24-26  Wed-Fri  Thanksgiving Break -- 11/25-26 University CLOSED
December

6-10 Mon-Fri  FINAL EXAMS
11  Saturday  DECEMBER COMMENCEMENT Ceremony Fuhrer Fieldhouse
15  Wednesday  Fall Semester GRADES DUE by NOON
17  Friday  Fall Semester grades available on WebAdvisor

SPRING SEMESTER 2022  January 10 - May 7  22/SPR
January
9  Sunday  Residence Hall move in
10  Monday  FIRST DAY of SPRING SEMESTER / Payment due date
17  Monday  Last day to drop/add a first 8-week session course
19  Wednesday  Last day to add a semester long course
21  Friday  Last day to drop a semseter long course/Spring Census; Pass/Fail deadline for 8wk courses (week 2)
February
11  Friday  Final day for juniors and seniors to declare a Pass-Fail course (week 5)
March
4  Friday  MID-TERM GRADES DUE by NOON and available on WebAdvisor
7  Monday  Second 8-week session starts
7-11  Mon-Fri  Spring Break
16-25  Student REGISTRATION and ADVISING for Fall and Summer 2022
18  Friday  Final day to withdraw from a course and receive a 'W'. Pass/Fail deadline for 8wk courses (week 10)
April
1  Friday  Final day to withdraw from the University without grade responsibility. Grades received are W's. (week 12)
18  Monday  Easter Break - NO CLASS
May
2-5  Mon-Thurs  FINAL EXAMS
6  Friday  Crete Campus SENIOR GRADES DUE
6  Friday  Baccalaureate Service, President's Concert, Honors Convocation
7  Saturday  COMMENCEMENT -- 2:30 p.m.  Crete Campus Undergraduates
12  Thursday  Spring Semester GRADES DUE by NOON
16  Monday  Spring Semester grades available on WebAdvisor


2022-23   16-Week Calendar - Crete Campus  

FALL SEMESTER 2022  August 22 - December 16  22/FAL
August

18-21  Thurs-Sun  New Student Orientation and Advising
21  Sunday  Returning students Residence Hall move in
22  Monday  FIRST DAY of FALL SEMESTER / Payment due date
25  Thursday  Opening Convocation 11:00 a.m.
29  Monday  Last day to drop/add a first 8-week session course
31  Wednesday  Last day to add a semester long course
September
2  Friday  Last day to drop a semester long course/Fall Census; Pass/Fail deadline for 8wk courses (week 2)
5  Monday  Labor Day -- University CLOSED
16  Friday  Final day for juniors and seniors to declare a Pass-Fail course (week 5)
October
8  Saturday  Homecoming and Family Day
14  Friday  Assessment work day for faculty
14-18  Fri-Tues  Fall Break for students
17  Monday  Second 8 week session starts
19  Wednesday  MID-TERM GRADES DUE by NOON and available on WebAdvisor
28  Friday  Final day to withdraw from a course and receive a 'W'. Pass/Fail deadline for 8wk courses (week 10)
26-11/4 Student REGISTRATION and ADVISING for Spring 2023
November
11  Friday  Final day to withdraw from the University without grade responsibility. Grades received are W's. (week 12)
23-25  Wed-Fri  Thanksgiving Break -- 11/25-26 University CLOSED
December

12-16  Mon-Fri  FINAL EXAMS
17  Saturday  DECEMBER COMMENCEMENT Ceremony Fuhrer Fieldhouse
21  Wednesday  Fall Semester GRADES DUE by NOON
23  Friday  Fall Semester grades available on WebAdvisor

SPRING SEMESTER 2023  January 16 - May 11  23/SPR
January

13  Friday  New Student Orientation
15  Sunday  Returning students Residence Hall move in
16  Monday  FIRST DAY of SPRING SEMESTER / Payment due date
23  Monday  Last day to drop/add a first 8-week session course
25  Wednesday  Last day to add a semester long course
27  Friday  Last day to drop a semseter long course/Spring Census; Pass/Fail deadline for 8wk courses (week 2)
February
10  Friday  Final day for juniors and seniors to declare a Pass-Fail course (week 5)
March
10  Friday  MID-TERM GRADES DUE by NOON and available on WebAdvisor
13  Monday  Second 8-week session starts
13-17 Mon-Fri  Spring Break
22-31  Student REGISTRATION and ADVISING for Fall and Summer 2023
24  Friday  Deadline to withdraw from a course receiving a "W". Pass/Fail deadline for 8wk courses (week 10)
April
7  Friday  Final day to withdraw from the University without grade responsibility. Grades received are W's. (week 12)
10  Monday  Easter Break
May
8-11 Mon-Thurs  FINAL EXAMS
12  Friday  Residence Halls close at 9am
12  Friday  Crete Campus SENIOR GRADES DUE
12  Friday  Baccalaureate Service, President's Concert, Honors Convocation
13  Saturday  COMMENCEMENT -- 2:30 p.m.  Crete Campus Undergraduates
18  Thursday  Spring Semester GRADES DUE by NOON
22  Monday  Spring Semester grades available on WebAdvisor


2021-22   8-Week Calendar - Lincoln and Online

July
6  Tuesday Autumn Term schedule released 
12  Monday  Priority Registration begins for Autumn term
19  Monday  Registration begins for Autumn term
August
5  Thursday  Spring deferred Employer Reimbursement Due Date
6  Friday  Summer term grades published to WebAdvisor
6  Friday at Noon  Last day to add Autumn term
16  Monday  Autumn Term Begins / Payment Due  August 16 - October 9
23  Monday  CENSUS DAY - Last day to drop Autumn enrollments
30  Monday  Winter I term schedule released
September
3  Friday  Autumn term Financial Aid refund checks mailed/direct deposited to students
6  Monday  NO CLASS MEETINGS - Labor Day
7  Tuesday  Priority Registration begins for Winter I term
10  Friday  Last day to withdraw from an Autumn course and receive a "W"
13  Monday  Registration begins for Winter I term
October
1  Friday at Noon  Last day to add Winter I term
5  Tuesday  Summer deferred Employer Reimbursement Due Date
9  Saturday  Autumn Term Ends
11  Monday  Winter I Term Begins / Payment Due  October 11 - December 11
15  Friday  Autumn Term grades published to WebAdvisor
18  Monday  CENSUS DAY - Last day to drop Winter I enrollments
November
3  Wednesday  Winter I term Financial Aid refund checks mailed/direct deposited to students
5  Friday  Last day to withdraw from a WIN1 course and receive a "W"
15  Monday  Winter Flex/Winter II term schedule released
24-26  Wed-Fri  NO CLASS MEETINGS - Thanksgiving weekend
29  Monday  Priority Registration begins for Winter Flex/Winter II term
December
6  Monday  Registration begins for Winter Flex/Winter II term
11 Saturday  Winter I Term Ends
11 Saturday  DECEMBER COMMENCEMENT Ceremony
17  Friday  Winter I Term grades published to WebAdvisor
23  Thursday Last day to drop or add Winter Flex enrollments/ Last day to add Winter II term

  The Doane Offices will be CLOSED December 24 through January 1

January
2-8 Sun-Sat  Winter Flex Term
5  Wednesday  Autumn deferred Employer Reimbursement Due Date
10  Monday  Winter II Term Begins / Payment Due  January 10 - March 5
17  Monday  CENSUS DAY - Last day to drop Winter II enrollments
31  Monday  Spring term schedule released
February
4  Friday  Last day to withdraw from a WIN2 course and receive a "W"
5  Saturday  Winter II term Financial Aid refund checks mailed/direct deposited to students
7  Monday  Priority Registration begins for Spring term
14  Monday  Registration begins for Spring term
25  Friday at Noon  Last day to add Spring term 
March
5  Saturday  Winter I deferred Employer Reimbursement Due Date
5  Saturday  Winter II Term Ends
7  Monday  Spring Term Begins / Payment Due  March 7 - May 7
11 Friday  Winter Flex/Winter II Term grades published to WebAdvisor
14  Monday  CENSUS DAY - Last day to drop Spring Term enrollments
30  Wednesday  Spring term Financial Aid refund checks mailed/direct deposited to students
April
1  Friday  Last day to withdraw from a Spring course and receive a "W" 
11  Monday  Summer and Summer Flex Term schedules released
18  Monday  Priority Registration begins for Summer and Summer Flex Terms 
25  Monday  Registration begins for Summer and Summer Flex Terms
May
7  Saturday  Spring Term Ends
8  Sunday SPRING COMMENCEMENT Ceremony
13  Friday  Spring Term grades published to WebAdvisor
13  Friday at Noon  Last day to add Summer term
23  Monday  Summer Term Begins / Payment Due  May 23 - July 23
30  Monday  NO CLASS MEETINGS - Memorial Day

31  Tuesday  CENSUS DAY - Last day to drop Summer & Summer Flex enrollments
June
5  Sunday  Winter II deferred Employer Reimbursement Due Date
13  Monday  Summer term Financial Aid refund checks mailed/direct deposited to students
17  Friday  Last day to withdraw from a Summer course and receive a "W"
July
4  Monday  NO CLASS MEETINGS - Fourth of July
5  Tuesday  Autumn Term schedule released 
11  Monday  Priority Registration begins for Autumn Term
18  Monday  Registration begins for Autumn Term
23  Saturday  Summer Term Ends
24-30  Sun-Sat  Summer Flex Term
August

5  Friday  Spring deferred Employer Reimbursement Due Date
5  Friday  Summer & Summer Flex Term grades published to WebAdvisor 


2022-23   8-Week Calendar - Lincoln and Online

July
11  Monday  Autumn Term schedule released
18  Monday  Priority Registration begins for Autumn term
25  Monday  Registration begins for Autumn term 
August
5  Friday  Spring deferred Employer Reimbursement Due Date
5  Friday  Summer term grades published to WebAdvisor
17  Wednesday  Last day to add Autumn term
22  Monday  Autumn Term Begins / Payment Due
29  Monday  CENSUS DAY - Last day to drop Autumn enrollments
September
5  Monday  NO CLASS MEETINGS - Labor Day
6  Tuesday  Winter I term schedule released
12  Monday  Autumn term Financial Aid refund checks mailed/direct deposited to students
12  Monday  Priority Registration begins for Winter I term
16  Friday  Last day to withdraw from an Autumn course and receive a "W"
19  Monday  Registration begins for Winter I term
October
5  Wednesday  Summer deferred Employer Reimbursement Due Date
12  Wednesday  Last day to add Winter I term
15  Saturday  Autumn Term Ends
17  Monday  Winter I Term Begins / Payment Due
21  Friday  Autumn Term grades published to WebAdvisor
24  Monday  CENSUS DAY - Last day to drop Winter I enrollments
November
9  Wednesday  Winter I term Financial Aid refund checks mailed/direct deposited to students
11  Friday  Last day to withdraw from a WIN1 course and receive a "W"
21  Monday  Winter Flex/Winter II term schedule released
23-25  Wed-Fri  NO CLASS MEETINGS - Thanksgiving weekend
December
5  Monday  Priority Registration begins for Winter Flex/Winter II term
12  Monday  Registration begins for Winter Flex/Winter II term
17  Saturday  Winter I Term Ends
17  Saturday  DECEMBER COMMENCEMENT Ceremony
23  Friday  Winter I Term grades published to WebAdvisor

The Doane Offices will be CLOSED December 24 through January 2

January
5  Thursday  Autumn deferred Employer Reimbursement Due Date
6  Friday  Last day to drop or add Winter Flex enrollments
11  Wednesday  Last day to add Winter II term
8-14  Sun-Sat  Winter Flex Term
16  Monday 
Winter II Term Begins / Payment Due
23  Monday  CENSUS DAY - Last day to drop Winter II enrollments
February
6  Monday  Spring term schedule released
10  Friday  Last day to withdraw from a WIN2 course and receive a "W"
11 Sunday  Winter II term Financial Aid refund checks mailed/direct deposited to students
13  Monday  Priority Registration begins for Spring term
20  Monday  Registration begins for Spring term
March
5  Friday  Winter I deferred Employer Reimbursement Due Date
8  Wednesday  Last day to add Spring term 
11  Saturday  Winter II Term Ends
13  Monday  Spring Term Begins / Payment Due
17 Friday  Winter Flex/Winter II Term grades published to WebAdvisor
20  Monday  CENSUS DAY - Last day to drop Spring Term enrollments
April
5  Wednesday  Spring term Financial Aid refund checks mailed/direct deposited to students
7  Friday  Last day to withdraw from a Spring course and receive a "W" 
17  Monday  Summer and Summer Flex Term schedules released
24  Monday  Priority Registration begins for Summer and Summer Flex Terms
May
1  Monday  Registration begins for Summer and Summer Flex Terms 
13  Saturday  Spring Term Ends
13  Saturday  SPRING COMMENCEMENT Ceremony
17  Wednesday  Last day to add Summer term
19  Friday  Spring Term grades published to WebAdvisor
22  Monday  Summer Term Begins / Payment Due
29  Monday  NO CLASS MEETINGS - Memorial Day

30  Tuesday  CENSUS DAY - Last day to drop Summer & Summer Flex enrollments 
June
5  Monday  Winter II deferred Employer Reimbursement Due Date
12  Monday  Summer term Financial Aid refund checks mailed/direct deposited to students
16  Friday  Last day to withdraw from a Summer course and receive a "W" 
July
3  Monday  Autumn Term schedule released
4  Tuesday  NO CLASS MEETINGS - Fourth of July 
10  Monday  Priority Registration begins for Autumn Term
17  Monday  Registration begins for Autumn Term
22  Saturday  Summer Term Ends
23-29  Sun-Sat  Summer Flex Term
August

4  Friday  Spring deferred Employer Reimbursement Due Date
4  Friday  Summer & Summer Flex Term grades published to WebAdvisor