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Use these dates to plan for key events during your first year at Colorado State University.


Fall Semester 2014 – Spring Semester 2015

        First-Year Student Orientation
(Choose one 1-1/2-day session)
  June to July
  Transfer Student Orientation
(Choose one 1-day session)
  May to July
  International Student Orientation
  Move-in day: residence halls open
  August 21
  Ram Welcome
(University welcome for new students
and their families)
  August 21-24
Fall semester classes begin
August 25
  University Holiday   September 1
  Homecoming/Family Weekend   TBD
  Fall Break - No classes   November 24-28  
  University Holiday   November 27-28
  Fall semester classes end   December 12
  Final Examinations   December 15-19
  Winter Break for students   December 22–January 16
  University Holiday   December 24-26
  University Holiday   January 1
  Orientation for new students
(entering spring semester)
  University Holiday   January 19
  Spring semester classes begin   January 20
  Spring Break - No classes   March 16-20
  Spring semester classes end   May 8
  Final Examinations   May 11-15

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