Kenrick Pre-Theology Seminary 2016-2017

Semester I
Monday, August 15 Orientation Week begins
Monday, August 24 First class day of semester
Friday, September 2—
Monday, September 5
Labor Day Weekend (Students free after last class on Friday)
Thursday, September 8 Mass of the Holy Spirit with Archbishop
Saturday, October 1 Day of Recollection
Wednesday, October 5 Kenrick Alumni Day
Monday, October 10 Mid-term exams begin
Friday, October 14—
Tuesday, October 18
Fall Break (Students free after last class on Friday)
Saturday, November 5 Convivium Mass & Dinner Auction
Saturday, November 12 Day of Recollection
Tuesday, November 22—
Sunday, November 27
Thanksgiving Break after last class on Tuesday
Monday, December 5 Last class day of semester
Wednesday, December 7-
Tuesday, December 13
 Final Exams
Tuesday, December 13 Christmas Break begins after last exam

Semester II

Sunday, January 8 Annual Retreat begins
Monday, January 16 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day—Holiday
Tuesday, January 17 First class day of semester
Wednesday, February 15 Candidacy Mass and Reception
Friday, March 3—
Sunday, March 5
Priesthood Discernment Retreat—40 Hours Devotion
Saturday, March 4 Day of Recollection
Monday, March 6-
Friday, March 10
Mid-term Exams
Friday, March 10—
Tuesday, March 14
Spring Break begins after last class
Tuesday, April 4 Institution of Lector and Dinner
Friday, April 7—
Monday, April 17
Easter Break begins after last class
Thursday, April 20 Institution of Acolyte, Followed by Dinner
Tuesday, April 25 Vespers Followed by Deacon Oaths
Saturday, May 6 Saint Louis Ordination to the Transitional Diaconate
Monday, May 8 Last class day of semester
Priesthood Oaths and Deacon Banquet
Wednesday, May 10—
Tuesday, May 16
Final Exams
Summer Break begins after last exam
Saturday, May 13 Kenrick Graduation