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General Contact Information

 

Phone: 646-660-6500

Fax: 646-660-6501

 

Email:

provost.office@baruch.cuny.edu

 

Mailing Address:

Office of the Provost & Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

Baruch College/CUNY

One Bernard Baruch Way
Box D-701

New York, NY 10010-5585

 

Walk-In Address:

Administrative Center

135 East 22nd Street, 7th Floor

Office of the Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs

Message Archive



Thursday, September 17, 2015

 

This email is being sent to all members of the Baruch College faculty.

For an archive of announcements sent from the Associate Provost beginning June 2011, click here.

 

Please keep in mind that:

  • on Tuesday, September 22, there will be no classes;
  • on Wednesday, September 23, there will be no classes; and
  • on Friday, September 25, classes will follow a Tuesday schedule.

Note that those who observe the Jewish Sabbath will not attend classes in the afternoon or evening of Friday, September 25. Please take this into consideration in scheduling exams and assignments and permit those who observe the holiday an opportunity to make up any missed assignments or exams. Students are responsible for making up any missed work.

 

See below for other features of the calendar for Fall 2015.

 

Dennis Slavin

Associate Provost and Assistant Vice President

Baruch College, CUNY

646-660-6504 (phone); 646-660-6531 (fax)

Dennis.Slavin@baruch.cuny.edu

http://www.baruch.cuny.edu/provost/teaching_learning.htm

 

From: Dennis Slavin
Sent: Thursday, August 13, 2015 3:38 PM
Subject: Some upcoming features of the academic calendar for Fall 2015

 

Welcome back! Please make note of the following features of the schedule of classes this fall.

 

August

27

Thursday

Classes begin
Late registration begins.

September

5

Saturday

No classes scheduled

7

Monday

Labor Day – College is closed

10

Thursday

Classes follow a Monday schedule

13-15

Sunday - Tuesday

No classes scheduled

17

Thursday

Course withdrawal period begins. A grade of W is assigned to students who officially drop a class

22-23

Tuesday - Wednesday 

No classes scheduled

25

Friday

Classes follow a Tuesday schedule

October

12

Monday

College closed – no classes

November

9

Monday

Last day for students to withdraw from a class with a grade of W

26-29

Thursday - Sunday

Thanksgiving: College is closed

December

14

Monday

Last day of Fall Classes

15

Tuesday

Reading Day – no classes, no exams

16-23

Wednesday - Wednesday

Final Examinations - day/evening

19-20

Saturday - Sunday

Final Examinations – weekend classes

23

Wednesday

End of Fall Term

24-25

Thursday - Friday

College is closed

31

Thursday

College is closed

January

1, 2016

Friday

College is closed

 

Please note that final exams may not take place outside of the exam period, including during the last week of class.

 For a more complete version of the academic calendar see  http://www.baruch.cuny.edu/registrar/due_dates.htm#Fa15ac

 

Other religious holidays

Some students will observe some of the religious holidays listed below. (I have recorded those listed by the City of New York leaving out the ones accounted for by the schedule above.) Please take these holidays into consideration in scheduling exams and assignments and permit those who observe the holiday an opportunity to make up any missed assignments or exams. Students are responsible for making up any missed work.

 

September 23-25 (Wednesday-Friday):  Eid al-Adha (Muslim holiday)

September 28-29 (Monday-Tuesday):  Succoth (Jewish holiday) *

October 5 (Monday):  Shemini Atzereth (Jewish holiday) *

October 6 (Tuesday):  Simchas Torah (Jewish holiday) *

November 11 (Wednesday):  Diwali (Hindu holiday)

December 8 (Tuesday):  Immaculate Conception (Catholic holiday)

* Jewish holidays begin the night before the first date and end at sundown on the last date noted.

 

Dennis Slavin

Associate Provost and Assistant Vice President

Baruch College, CUNY

646-660-6504 (phone); 646-660-6531 (fax)

Dennis.Slavin@baruch.cuny.edu

http://www.baruch.cuny.edu/provost/teaching_learning.htm