HRD Academic Calendar & Advising

Faculty Advisor Assignments

Online Students

Please contact your Bisk representative for scheduling questions.

On-Campus Students

For all general advising questions, such as registration, questions about scheduling, and registration PINs, you may contact Marie Pelcin.

For questions about tailoring elective options to meet career goals, or discussion about career options within HR, please contact your faculty advisor below. View HRD course descriptions here.

Academic advisors are assigned using the first letter of a student's last name. See the chart below to determine your academic advisor:

A - D: Dr. Christian Thoroughgood
E - I: Dr. Larry Cozzens
J - M: Dr. Gerry Brandon 
N - R: Bethany Adams
S - Z: Dr. Katina Sawyer
Combined Programs: Dr. Katina Sawyer

HRD Academic Calendar

Fall 2017

August 25 | HRD New Student Orientation, 5-6pm Driscoll 240

August 23 | Campus classes begin

August 28 | Fall I Online classes begin

September 4 | Labor Day - No Campus classes

September 13 | Last day to register for Fall Comprehensive Exam

September 15 | Last day to register for December graduation

October 9-13 | Campus Fall Break

October 22 | Last day of Online Fall I classes

October 23 | First day of Online Fall II classes

November 1 | Registration opens for Spring 2018

November 18 | HRD Comprehensive Exam, Fall

November 22-26 | Thanksgiving Recess for Campus classes

November 30 | Deadline to submit certification exam results for December graduation

December 11 | Final day of Campus classes

December 17 | Last day of Fall II Online classes

 

Spring I, 2018

January 8, 2018 | Classes begin

January 31, 2018 | Last day to register for May graduation

February 5, 2018 | Last day to register for Spring Comprehensive Exam

March 17, 2018 | HRD Comprehensive Exam, Spring

April 30, 2018 | Deadline to submit certification exam results for May graduation

March 4, 2018 | Last day of classes

 

Spring II, 2018

March 5, 2018 | Classes begin

March 17, 2018 | HRD Comprehensive Exam, Spring

April 29, 2018 | Last day of classes

April 30, 2018 | Deadline to submit certification exam results for May graduation

May 18-19, 2018 | Villanova Commencement

 

Summer I, 2018

April 30, 2018 | Classes begin

May 25, 2018 | Last day to register for Summer Comprehensive Exam

June 15, 2018 | Last day to register for September graduation

June 24, 2018 | Last day of classes

 

Summer II, 2018

July 2, 2018 | Classes begin

July 14, 2018 | HRD Comprehensive Exam, Summer

July 31, 2018 | Last day to submit certification exam results for September graduation 

August 26, 2018 | Last day of classes

 

Fall I, 2018

August 27, 2018 | Classes begin

September 14, 2018 | Last day to register for Fall Comprehensive Exam

September 15, 2018 | Last day to register for December graduation

October 21, 2018 | Last day of classes

 

Fall II, 2018

October 22, 2018 | Classes begin

November 12, 2018 | HRD Comprehensive Exam, Fall

November 30, 2018 | Last day to submit certification exam results for December graduation

December 16, 2018 | Last day of classes

Contact Information

Campus Programs
St. Mary's Hall, Suite 119

800 Lancaster Ave.
Villanova, PA 19085
(p) 610-519-4582
(f) 610-519-5826
gradhrdoffice@villanova.edu

Online Program
M.S. in HRD
c/o University Alliance
Call 1-866-220-0017 or visit
 www.villanovaU.com