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Traditional Undergraduate Programs

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FALL 2018

August
15
Wed
Final Application deadline for Graduation for August 2018 Degree Recipients
23-26
Thu-Sun
Welcome Weekend
27
Mon
SEM FALL, MOD 1 and Mesa Session A BEGIN
29
Wed
Opening Liturgy; no SEM/MOD classes between 10:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.; all University offices open
September
2
Sun
End of Add/Drop Course Changes and Late Registration for 15 week classes; End of Drop Period for Mesa Session A Course
3
Mon
Labor Day; no SEM/MOD classes; all University offices closed
30
Sun
MOD 1 ENDS
October
1
Mon
MOD 2 BEGINS
7
Sun
Last day to withdraw from Mesa Session A Course
14
Sun
End of Mesa Session A
15
Mon
Preferred Application Deadline for Graduation for May 2019 Degree Recipients
19
Fri
Midterm Grades Due; Midterm Break; no SEM classes; all University offices open
22
Mon
Mesa Session B BEGINS
28
Sun
End of Add/Drop Course Changes and late registration for Mesa Session B
November
4
Sun
MOD 2 ENDS
5
Mon
Spring 2019 Term and May 2019 Interim Registration Begins; MOD 3 BEGINS
18
Sun
Last day to withdraw from courses (15-week classes)
21-23
Wed-Fri
Thanksgiving Holidays; no SEM/MOD/Session B classes
22-23
Thu-Fri
Thanksgiving Holidays; all University offices closed
December
9
Sun
MOD 3 ENDS; Last day to withdraw from Mesa Session B Course
10-14
Mon-Fri
SEM Fall Official Final Exam Period
15
Sat
Final Application Deadline for Graduation for December 2018 Degree Recipients
16
Sun
SEM FALL END; End of Mesa Session B
18
Tue
Final Grades Due
24-31
Mon-Mon
Christmas Holidays; all University offices closed; no classes
31
Mon
December Degree Conferral

Graduate Semester GSEM and Online Delivery Formats

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FALL 2018

August
27
Mon
GSEM FALL and Online Session 1 BEGIN
30
Thu
Opening Liturgy; no GSEM classes between 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.; all University offices open; End of Add/Drop Course Changes and Late Registration for Online Session 1
September
3
Mon
Labor Day; all University offices closed
October
14
Sun
Last day to withdraw from Online Session 1 classes
15
Mon
Preferred Application Deadline for Graduation for March and June 2019 Degree/Certificate Recipients
22
Mon
Online Session 2 BEGINS
25
Thu
End of Add/Drop Course Changes and Late Registration for Online Session 2
November
5
Mon
Winter and Spring 2019 Term Registration Begins
21-23
Wed-Fri
Thanksgiving Holidays; no QTR classes
22-23
Thu-Fri
Thanksgiving Holidays; all University offices closed
December
9
Sun
Last day to withdraw from Online Session 2 classes
10-14
Mon-Fri
GSEM Fall Official Final Exam Period
15
Sat
Application Deadline for Graduation for December 2018 Degree/Certificate Recipients
16
Sun
Online Session 2 ENDS
24-31
Mon-Mon
Christmas Holidays; all University offices closed; no classes
31
Mon
December Degree Conferral

Doctoral and Graduate Quarter (QTR) and Online Programs

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FALL 2018

August
27
Mon
Online Session 1 BEGINS
30
Thu
End of Add/Drop Course Changes and Late Registration for Online Session 1
September
3
Mon
Labor Day; all University offices closed
October
1
Mon
FALL QTR BEGINS
14
Sun
Last day to withdraw from Online Session 1 classes
15
Mon
Preferred Application Deadline for Graduation for March and June 2019 Degree/Certificate Recipients
21
Sun
Online Session 1 ENDS
22
Mon
Online Session 2 BEGINS
25
Thu
End of Add/Drop Course Changes and Late Registration for Online Session 2
November
5
Mon
Winter and Spring 2019 Term Registration Begins
21-23
Wed-Fri
Thanksgiving Holidays; no QTR classes
22-23
Thu-Fri
Thanksgiving Holidays; all University offices closed
December
9
Sun
FALL QTR ENDS; Last day to withdraw from Online Session 2 classes
15
Sat
Appplication Deadline for Graduation for December 2018 Degree/Certificate Recipients
16
Sun
Online Session 2 ENDS
24-31
Mon-Mon
Christmas Holidays; all University offices closed; no classes
31
Mon
December Degree Conferral

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Upcoming Events

Mar
1
Freshman Fridays
Mesa Branch Campus
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Event Details

Freshman Fridays

Date: March 01

Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Campus: Mesa

Location: Gillett Hall

Contact: Alan Daniels    (602) 888-5504    adaniels@ben.edu

Event Description:

Experience BenU Mesa First-Hand.

Chat with a faculty member for your major. Get a financial aid assessment tailored to your needs. Meet other students. Check out beautiful downtown Mesa.

Every Friday, we make time to meet with students like you who are preparing for their college experience. Schedule your visit today and find out more about what makes BenU Mesa a place where you can grow as a person while you prepare to lead in your career.

What to expect during your visit:

  • A campus tour given by one of our current students
  • The opportunity to meet the faculty and Student Life staff who help to make the BenU Mesa experience unique
  • An individual meeting with your Admissions Counselor to discuss your goals and plans, including:
    • Your college major and developing your future career
    • Financial aid and scholarships available to you
    • Student activities and athletics to pursue your interests
    • Campus ministry and service work at BenU Mesa

Click here to schedule your visit!

Mar
2
Admitted Student Day
Mesa Branch Campus
9:30 AM - 1:45 PM
Event Details

Admitted Student Day

Date: March 02

Time: 9:30 AM - 1:45 PM

Campus: Mesa

Location: Benedictine University Mesa

Contact: Alan Daniels    (602) 888-5504    adaniels@ben.edu

Event Description:

9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
Check in, Resource Fair and Continental Breakfast
Student will also have the opportunity to meet with faculty and staff, pay their deposit and make an appointment with their advisor to register for Fall courses

10:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Steps to Becoming a Redhawk
Students will learn about the net steps in their admission's process

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Campus Tour of BenU Mesa and downtown Mesa
Students and families will tour each of our buildings and take a ride on the light rail to get the full BenU Mesa student experience

12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Still Have Questions?
Students and families can visit with additional departments to get any last minute questions answered. Students may also pay their deposit and make an appointment to meet with their advisor to register for fall courses

12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Class Time
Students who signed up to shadow a class will need to meet in the main lobby of Gillett Hall to be escorted to their assigned classroom.

**Parents, feel free to enjoy some light refreshments while your student attends their class


RSVP TODAY!

Mar
8
Freshman Fridays
Mesa Branch Campus
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Event Details

Freshman Fridays

Date: March 08

Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Campus: Mesa

Location: Gillett Hall

Contact: Alan Daniels    (602) 888-5504    adaniels@ben.edu

Event Description:

Experience BenU Mesa First-Hand.

Chat with a faculty member for your major. Get a financial aid assessment tailored to your needs. Meet other students. Check out beautiful downtown Mesa.

Every Friday, we make time to meet with students like you who are preparing for their college experience. Schedule your visit today and find out more about what makes BenU Mesa a place where you can grow as a person while you prepare to lead in your career.

What to expect during your visit:

  • A campus tour given by one of our current students
  • The opportunity to meet the faculty and Student Life staff who help to make the BenU Mesa experience unique
  • An individual meeting with your Admissions Counselor to discuss your goals and plans, including:
    • Your college major and developing your future career
    • Financial aid and scholarships available to you
    • Student activities and athletics to pursue your interests
    • Campus ministry and service work at BenU Mesa

Click here to schedule your visit!

Mar
14
Indie Lens PopUp Film Screening: The Providers
Mesa Branch Campus
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Event Details

Indie Lens PopUp Film Screening: The Providers

Date: March 14

Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Campus: Mesa

Location: BenU Mesa

Contact: Jeff Ames    (602) 888-5532    james@ben.edu

Event Description:

City of Mesa Diversity Office and Arizona PBS
Present a Free Preview Screening of:

The Providers

March 14th, 2019
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Benedictine University Mesa
225 E Main Street, Mesa, AZ 85201

Film Screening Followed by a Panel Discussion and Reception

Event is FREE, but RSVP is Requested on Eventbrite.

PANEL DISCUSSION TOPIC:
Challenges faced by the industry to provide care to those who cannot normally afford it.

FILM DESCRIPTION: 
Set against the backdrop of the physician shortage and opioid epidemic in rural America, The Providers folls three 'country doctors' in New Mexico at clinics offering care to all, regardless of ability to pay. As their personal struggles at times reflect those of their patients, the providers work to reach rural Americans who would otherwise be left without healthcare.

Questions? Please call 480-644-3705

 

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