Current Students

The graduate business program offers services designed to enrich your experience, enhance your career, and integrate you into the Villanova community. We are dedicated to providing you with best-in-class student services and offering the tools and resources necessary for you to be successful in your next destination.
 

Graduate Business Programs Office

The Graduate Business Programs Office is located in Bartley Hall, Suite 1074. Please visit us for general program and curriculum inquiries, as well as registration and schedule advising.

Office Hours
Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

Academic Calendars by Program

Current Students Events

AUG
24
Classes begin AUG
30
Registration Deadline (Drop/Add) SEP
05
Labor Day (no classes)
 
OCT
05
Last day for authorized withdrawal MBA Session A OCT
10-14
Fall Break (no classes) OCT
17
Classes Resume
 
OCT
24
Last date of classes Session A OCT
25
Session B classes begin OCT
29
Grades due from faculty (12:00 noon) Session A
 
OCT
31
Registration Deadline (Drop/Add) Session B NOV
27
Last day for authorized withdrawal Session B DEC
15
Final day of Classes
 
DEC
19
Grades due from faculty (12:00 noon) Full-Term JAN
27
Last date for students to make up work for an incomplete ("N") grade* FEB
10
Last date for faculty to submit change of grades

*Note: students graduating December 2016 must have all degree requirements completed by December 31, 2016.

Current Students Events

 
JAN
16
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (no classes)
JAN
17
Classes begin JAN
23
Drop/Add period ends with no fee
 
MAR
6-9
Spring Break Week
MAR
14
Session B classes begin MAR
20
Drop/Add period Session B ends with no fee
 
APR
13
East Recess begins
APR
18
Classes resume on Tuesday
MAY
8
Last day of classes
 
MAY
19-20
Commencement and VSB Graduation Ceremony

* Note: students graduating May 2017 must have all degree
requirements completed by May 31, 2017

Current Students Events

MAY
22
Classes begin MAY
29
Memorial Day (no classes)
MAY
30
Drop/Add period ends with no fee
 
JUL
4
Independence Day (no classes)
JUL
5
Session B classes begin JUL
12
Drop/Add period Session B ends with no fee
 
AUG
15
Classes end        
 
           
 
   

* Note: students graduating August 2017 must have all degree
requirements completed by September 1, 2017

Current Students Events

AUG
12
Registration deadline - Session A and Sessions A+B AUG
22
Classes Begin - Session A and Sessions A+B AUG
26
Last day to drop and last day for full refund - Session A and Sessions A+B
 
AUG
27
WX period begins - Session A and Sessions A+B SEP
02
Last day for 75% refund - Session A and Sessions A+B OCT
03
Last day for authorized withdraw (WX) - Session A
 
OCT
07
Registration deadline - Session B OCT
16
Last day of classes - Session A OCT
17
Classes Begin - Session B
 
OCT
19
Grades due from faculty - Session A OCT
21
Last day to drop and last day for full refund - Session B OCT
22
WX period begins - Session B
 
OCT
28
Last day for 75% refund - Session B NOV
14
Last day for authorized withdraw (WX) - Sessions A+B NOV
16
Last day for students to make up work for an incomplete ("N") grade - Session A
 
NOV
28
Last day for authorized withdraw (WX) - Session B NOV
30
Last day for faculty to submit change of grade - Session A DEC
11
Last day of classes - Sessions A+B and Session B
 
DEC
14
Grades due from faculty - Sessions A+B and Session B JAN
11
Last day for students to make up work for an incomplete ("N") grade - Sessions A+B and Session B* JAN
25
Last day for faculty to submit change of grade - Sessions A+B and Session B

*Note: students graduating in December 2016 must have all degree
requirements completed by December 31, 2016

Current Students Events

JAN
06
Registration deadline - Session A and Sessions A+B JAN
16
Classes Begin - Session A and Sessions A+B JAN
20
Last day to drop and last day for full refund - Session A and Sessions A+B
 
JAN
21
WX period begins - Session A and Sessions A+B JAN
27
Last day for 75% refund - Session B FEB
27
Last day for authorized withdraw (WX) - Session A
 
MAR
03
Registration deadline - Session B MAR 12
Last day of classes - Session A MAR
13
Classes Begin - Session B
 
MAR
15
Grades due from faculty - Session A MAR
17
Last day to drop and last day for full refund - Session B MAR
18
WX period begins - Session B
 
MAR
24
Last day for 75% refund - Session B APR
10
Last day for authorized withdraw (WX) - Sessions A+B APR
12
Last day for students to make up work for an incomplete ("N") grade - Session A
 
APR
24
Last day for authorized withdraw (WX) - Session B APR
26
Last day for faculty to submit change of grade - Session A MAY
07
Last day of classes - Sessions A+B and Session B
 
MAY
10
Grades due from faculty - Sessions A+B and Session B MAY
19
Commencement Ceremony MAY
20
VSB Recognition Ceremony
 
JUN
07
Last day for students to make up work for an incomplete ("N") grade - Sessions A+B and Session B* JUN
21
Last day for faculty to submit change of grade - Sessions A+B and Session B  
 
 
 

* Note: Students graduating in May 2017 must have all degree requirements completed by May 31, 2017



MAY
05
Registration deadline - Session A and Sessions A+B MAY
15
Classes Begin - Session A and Sessions A+B MAY
19
Last day to drop and last day for full refund - Session A and Sessions A+B
 
MAY
20
WX period begins - Session A and Sessions A+B MAY
26
Last day for 75% refund - Session A and Sessions A+B JUN
20
Last day for authorized withdraw (WX) - Session A
 
JUN
23
Registration deadline - Session B JUL 02
Last day of classes - Session A JUL
03
Classes Begin - Session B
 
JUL
05
Grades due from faculty - Session A JUL
07
Last day to drop and last day for full refund - Session B JUL
08
WX period begins - Session B
 
JUL
14
Last day for 75% refund - Session B JUL
27
Last day for authorized withdraw (WX) - Sessions A+B AUG
02
Last day for students to make up work for an incomplete ("N") grade - Session A*
 
AUG
08
Last day for authorized withdraw (WX) - Session B AUG
16
Last day for faculty to submit change of grade - Session A AUG
20
Last day of classes - Sessions A+B and Session B
 
AUG
23
Grades due from faculty - Sessions A+B and Session B SEP
20
Last day for students to make up work for an incomplete ("N") grade - Sessions A+B and Session B* OCT
04
Last day for faculty to submit change of grade - Sessions A+B and Session B
 

* Note: Students graduating in September 2017 must have all degree requirements completed by September 1, 2017



Current Students Events

APR
02
Final day of classes EMBA XVI Module 2 APR
22
EMBA XVI International Immersion MAY
09
Grades due from Faculty (12:00 noon)
 
MAY
13-14
Commencement and Baccalaureate MAY 
14
VSB Recognition Ceremony MAY
23
Final day of classes EMBA XV
 
JUN
24
Last date for students to make up work for an incomplete ("N") grade* JUL 
08
Last date for faculty to submit change of grades  
 
 
 

* Note: students graduating May 2016 must have all degree
requirements completed by May 31, 2016

Current Students Events

MAY
20
EMBA XVI Module 3 classes begin MAY
30
Memorial Day (no classes) JUN
01
Registration Deadline (Drop/Add)
 
JUL
02
Last day for authorized withdrawal JUL
30
Final Day of classes module 3 AUG
05
Grades due from faculty
 
AUG
30
Last date for faculty to submit change of grades * Note: students graduating September 2016 must have all degree requirements completed by September 1, 2016

Current Students Events

AUG
18
EMBA XVII Module 1 starts - Classes Begin AUG
31
Registration Deadline (Drop/Add) SEP
09
EMBA XVI Module 4 Classes Begin
 
OCT
05
Last day for authorized withdrawal DEC
03
Final day of Classes for EMBA XVII & XVI DEC
16
Grades due from faculty (12:00 noon)
 
JAN
27
Last date for students to make up work for an incomplete ("N") grade* FEB
10
Last date for faculty to submit change of grades * Note: students graduating September 2016 must have all degree requirements completed by September 1, 2016
JAN
16
Martin Luther King Day (No Classes) JAN
17
Classes Begin JAN
23
Last day for drop/add
 
MAR
06
Semester Recess MAR
13
Classes Resume APR
05
Last Day for Authorized Withdrawal without Academic Penalty (WX)
 
APR
12
Easter Recess begins after last class APR 16
Classes Resume MAY
08
Final Day of Classes
 
MAY
11
Grades Due (Noon) MAY
19-20
Baccalaureate and Commencement JUN
30
Last day for submission of work to remove incomplete ("N") grade
 
JUL
14
Last day for “N” grade conversion to final grade        
 
AUG
23
Classes Begin AUG
29
Last Day for drop/add Session A SEP
04
Labor Day - No Classes
 
OCT
04
Last Day for Authorized Withdrawal from Session A class without Academic Penalty (WX) OCT
09
Semester Recess OCT
16
Classes Resume
 
NOV
21
Thanksgiving Recess begins after last class NOV 27
Classes Resume DEC
14
Final Day of Classes
 
DEC
19
Grades Due (Noon) JAN
26
Baccalaureate and Commencement FEB
09
Last day for submission of work to remove incomplete ("N") grade
JAN
16
Martin Luther King Day (No Classes) JAN
17
Classes Begin JAN
23
Last day for drop/add
 
MAR
06
Semester Recess MAR
13
Classes Resume APR
05
Last Day for Authorized Withdrawal without Academic Penalty (WX)
 
APR
12
Easter Recess begins after last class APR 16
Classes Resume MAY
08
Final Day of Classes
 
MAY
11
Grades Due (Noon) MAY
19-20
Baccalaureate and Commencement JUN
30
Last day for submission of work to remove incomplete ("N") grade
 
JUL
14
Last day for “N” grade conversion to final grade        
 
AUG
23
Classes Begin AUG
29
Last Day for drop/add Session A SEP
04
Labor Day - No Classes
 
OCT
04
Last Day for Authorized Withdrawal from Session A class without Academic Penalty (WX) OCT
09
Semester Recess OCT
16
Classes Resume
 
NOV
21
Thanksgiving Recess begins after last class NOV 27
Classes Resume DEC
14
Final Day of Classes
 
DEC
19
Grades Due (Noon) JAN
26
Baccalaureate and Commencement FEB
09
Last day for submission of work to remove incomplete ("N") grade