Jul 02, 2022  
2022-23 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2022-23 Undergraduate Catalog

Academic Calendar


Doane University's 151st Year
Doane University Lincoln Campus's 42nd Year
Doane University Omaha Campus's 10th Year
 

2022-23 Crete Campus Calendar

2023-24 Crete Campus Calendar

2022-23 Lincoln, Omaha and Online Calendar

2023-24 Lincoln, Omaha and Online Calendar

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


2023-24   16-Week Calendar - Crete Campus  

FALL SEMESTER 2023  August 16 - December 15  23/FAL
August

11 Friday  Last day to add an 8 week online course
12-15  Sat-Tues  New Student Orientation
15  Tuesday Residence Halls Open for move in of Returning Students
16  Wednesday FIRST DAY of FALL SEMESTER / Payment due date
23  Wednesday Last day to drop a first 8-week session course
24  Thursday  Opening Convocation 11:00 a.m.
25  Friday Last day to add a semester long course
30  Wednesday last day to drop a semester long course/Fall Census; Pass/Fail deadline for 8wk courses (week 2)
September
4  Monday  Labor Day -- University CLOSED
13  Wednesday Final day for juniors and seniors to declare a Pass-Fail course (week 4)
30 Saturday Homecoming and Family Day
October
6  Friday MID-TERM GRADES DUE by NOON and available on WebAdvisor
9-13  Mon-Fri  Fall Break for students
14  Friday  Assessment work day for faculty
16 Monday Spring 2024 schedule release
16  Monday  Second 8 week session starts
27  Friday  Pass/Fail deadline for 8wk courses
November
1 Wednesday Deadline to withdraw from a course receiving a "W". (week 10)
1-10  Wed-Fri  Student REGISTRATION and ADVISING for Spring 2024
10 Friday Final day to withdraw from the University without grade responsibility. Grades received are W's. (week 12)
22-24  Wed-Fri  Thanksgiving Break -- 11/23-24 University CLOSED
December

11-15  Mon-Fri  FINAL EXAMS
15  Friday Crete Campus DECEMBER GRADUATES GRADES DUE at 8am
15  Friday Residence Halls close at 8 p.m.
16  Saturday  December Graduation Ceremony Fuhrer Fieldhouse
19  Tuesday Fall Semester GRADES DUE by 8 a.m.
20  Wednesday Fall Semester grades available on WebAdvisor

SPRING SEMESTER 2024  January 17 - May 17  24/SPR
January

12  Friday Last day to drop/add a first 8-week session course
16  Tuesday New Student Orientation
16  Tuesday Residence Halls Open for move in of Returning Students
17  Wednesday FIRST DAY of SPRING SEMESTER / Payment due date
24  Wednesday  Last day to drop a first 8 week session course
26  Friday  Last day to add a semester long course
31  Wednesday Last day to drop a semester long course/Spring Census; Pass/Fail deadline for 8wk courses (week 2)
February
14  Wednesday Final day for juniors and seniors to declare a Pass-Fail course (week 4)
March
  8  Friday  MID-TERM GRADES DUE by NOON and available on WebAdvisor
11-15 Mon-Fri  Spring Break
18  Monday  24/FAL and 24/SUM schedule release
18  Monday  Second 8-week session starts
28-1 Th-Mon Easter Break, Crete Campus
22-31  Student REGISTRATION and ADVISING for Fall and Summer 2023
29  Friday  Pass/Fail deadline for 8wk courses
April
3  Wednesday Deadline to withdraw from a course receiving a "W". (week 10)
3-12 Student REGISTRATION and ADVISING for Fall and Summer 2024
May
13-16 Mon-Thurs  FINAL EXAMS
17  Friday  Residence Halls close at 9am
17  Friday  Crete Campus MAY GRADUATES GRADES DUE at 8am
17  Friday  Baccalaureate Service, President's Concert, Honors Convocation
18  Saturday  COMMENCEMENT -- 10:00 a.m.  Non-Residential Undergraduates and Graduate programs
18  Saturday  COMMENCEMENT -- 2:30 p.m.  Crete Campus Undergraduates
21  Tuesday Spring Semester GRADES DUE by 8 a.m.
22  Wednesday Spring Semester grades available on 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
 


2023-24   8-Week Calendar - Lincoln, Omaha and Online

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

The Doane Offices will be CLOSED December 25 through January 1

January
 5  Friday  Autumn deferred Employer Reimbursement Due Date
 5  Friday  Last day to drop or add Winter Flex enrollments
12  Friday Last day to add Winter II term
7-13  Sun-Sat  Winter Flex Term
17  Wednesday Winter II Term Begins / Payment Due

24  Wednesday CENSUS DAY - Last day to drop Winter II enrollments
February
12  Monday  Spring term schedule released
14  Wednesday Last day to withdraw from a WIN2 course and receive a "W"
17  Saturday Winter II term Financial Aid refund checks mailed/direct deposited to students
19  Monday  Priority Registration begins for Spring term
26  Monday  Registration begins for Spring term
March
 5   Tuesday  Winter I deferred Employer Reimbursement Due Date
12  Tuesday Winter II Term Ends
13  Wednesday  Last day to add Spring term 
15  Friday  Winter Flex/Winter II Term grades published to WebAdvisor
18  Monday  Spring Term Begins / Payment Due
25  Monday  CENSUS DAY - Last day to drop Spring Term enrollments
April
10  Wednesday  Spring term Financial Aid refund checks mailed/direct deposited to students
12  Friday  Last day to withdraw from a Spring course and receive a "W" 
22  Monday  Summer and Summer Flex Term schedules released
29  Monday  Priority Registration begins for Summer and Summer Flex Terms
May
 6   Monday  Registration begins for Summer and Summer Flex Terms 
18  Saturday  Spring Term Ends
18  Saturday  SPRING COMMENCEMENT Ceremony
22  Wednesday  Last day to add Summer term
24  Friday  Spring Term grades published to WebAdvisor
27  Monday  Summer Term Begins / Payment Due
27  Monday  NO CLASS MEETINGS - Memorial Day

June
 3  Monday CENSUS DAY - Last day to drop Summer & Summer Flex enrollments 
 5  Wednesday Winter II deferred Employer Reimbursement Due Date
17  Monday  Summer term Financial Aid refund checks mailed/direct deposited to students
21  Friday  Last day to withdraw from a Summer course and receive a "W" 
July
 4  Thursday NO CLASS MEETINGS - Fourth of July 
 8  Monday  Autumn Term schedule released
15  Monday  Priority Registration begins for Autumn Term
22  Monday  Registration begins for Autumn Term
27  Saturday  Summer Term Ends
July 28-Aug 3  Sun-Sat  Summer Flex Term
August

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