Holidays and Vacations
All students including those receiving Departmental assistance, are entitled to the usual academic holidays. Those students who are engaged in research activities should consult with their research director about appropriate vacation arrangements.
All new graduate students must participate in the University and Departmental orientation sessions prior to registration in the Fall semester. All returning teaching assistants are required to be available for duty by seven (7) days prior to the first day of classes in the Fall and on January 2, in the Spring.