Santa Clara University

Current Students

Current Students

Fall Quarter 2015
 Dates  Course  Time  Faculty
August 29 or August 30  180  9 AM-2 PM/ 5 hours  Michael Calegari
September 5 or 6
 180  9 AM-6 PM/ 8 hours  Michael Calegari
September 12 or 13  180  9 AM-6 PM/ 8 hours  Michael Calegari
September 19 or 20  180  9 AM-6 PM/ 8 hours  Michael Calegari
September 26 or 27  180  9 AM-1 PM/ 4 hours  Michael Calegari
October 3 or 4
 181  9 AM-6 PM/8 hours  James Sepe/Lynn Pringle
October 10 or 11  181  9 AM-6 PM/8 hours  James Sepe/Lynn Pringle
October 17 or 18  181  9 AM-6 PM/8 hours  James Sepe/Lynn Pringle
October 24 or 25  181  9 AM-6 PM/8 hours  James Sepe/Lynn Pringle
October 31 or November 1
 181  9 AM-1 PM/4 hours  James Sepe/Lynn Pringle
November 7 or 8
 182  9 AM-6 PM/8 hours  Neal Ushman
November 14 or 15  182  9 AM-6 PM/8 hours  Neal Ushman
November 21 or 22  182 9 AM-6 PM/8 hours  Neal Ushman
November 28 or November 29
December 5 or 6
 182  9 AM-6 PM/8 hours  Neal Ushman
December 12 or 13  182  9 AM-1 PM/4 hours  Neal Ushman
December 19 or 20 NO CLASS
December 26 or 27 NO CLASS
Winter Quarter 2016

 Dates Course  Time  Faculty 
 January 2 or 3
 ACTG 186   9 AM-6 PM/8 hours  Suzanne Luttman 
 January 9 or 10  ACTG 186  9 AM-6  PM/8 hours  Suzanne Luttman
 January 16 or 17  ACTG 186   9 AM-6 PM/8 hours  Suzanne Luttman
 January 23 or 24
 ACTG 186  9AM-6 PM/8 hours  Suzanne Luttman
 January 30 or 31
 ACTG 186  9 AM-1 PM/4 hours  Suzanne Luttman
 February 6 or 7
 ACTG 185   9 AM-6 PM/8 hours  Michael Eames
 February 13 or 14  NO CLASS   HOLIDAY   PRESIDENTS' DAY
 February 20 or 21  ACTG 185   9 AM-6 PM/8 hours   Michael Eames 
 February 27 or 28
 ACTG 185  9 AM-6 PM/8 hours  Michael Eames
 March 5 or 6
 ACTG 185  9 AM-6 PM/8 hours  Michael Eames
 March 12 or 13  ACTG 185  9 AM-1 PM/4 hours  Michael Eames


Spring Quarter 2016
 Dates  Course  Time  Faculty
 March 19 or 20  184  9 AM-6 PM/8 hours Ted Christensen/ David Cottrell
 March 26 or 27  NO CLASS
 April 2 or 3
 184  9 AM-6PM/8 hours
Ted Christensen/ David Cottrell
 April 9 or 10  184  9 AM-6 PM/8 hours  Ted Christensen/ David Cottrell
 April 16 or 17  184  9 AM-6 PM/8 hours
 April 23 or 24  184  9 AM-1 PM/4 hours  Ted Christensen/ David Cottrell
 April 23 or 24  187   2 PM-6 PM/4 hours   Lawrence Abbott 
April 30 or May 1
 187  9 AM-6 PM/8 hours  Lawrence Abbott
 May 7 or 8
 187  9 AM-6 PM/8 hours  Lawrence Abbott
 May 14 or 15  187  9 AM-6 PM/8 hours  Lawrence Abbott
 May 21 or 22  187  9 AM-1 PM/4 hours
Lawrence Abbott
 May 21 or 22
 183  2 PM-6 PM/4 hours  Susan Parker
 May 28 or 29
 June 4 or 5
 183  9 AM-6 PM/8 hours  Susan Parker
 June 11 or 12  183  9 AM-6 PM/8 hours  Susan Parker
 June 18 or 19
 183  9 AM-6 PM/8 hours  Susan Parker
 June 25 or 26  183  9 AM-1 PM/4hours  Susan Parker
Summer 2016


            Date   Course          Faculty
 06/06/16-06/15/16  ACTG 180 Michael Calegari
 ACTG 181 James Sepe
 06/29/16-07/12/16  ACTG 182 Neal Ushman
 07/13/16-07/25/16  ACTG 184 Ted Christensen 
 07/28/16-08/08/16 ACTG 183 Susan Parker
 08/09/16-08/19/16 ACTG 187  Larry Abbott 
 08/22/16-09/02/16 ACTG 186  Suzanne Luttman 
 09/06/15-09/16/16* ACTG 185 Michael Eames
No class on the following days: 07/04/16, 07/26/16, 07/27/16, 08/17/16, 09/05/16
* The final for ACTG 185 will be held at 1 p.m. for both cohorts on Friday 09/16/16.


Text Books
Fall 2015

ACTG 180 Accounting for Business Decisions


Libby, R., &Libby, P. (2013). Financial accounting (Eighth ed.). ISBN: 9780078025556

Note: This book can be "rented" from the bookstore or purchased as an electronic book (Note: You must still bring the book to class through an iPad or something similar if you do not wish to purchase the book).

ACTG 181 Intermediate Financial Accounting I


Spiceland, J., Sepe, J., Nelson, M., &Thomas, W. (2015).  Intermediate accounting, chapters 1-12 (Eighth ed.). , with Connect.

Students can purchase the custom-published, soft-bound text bundled with Connect at the Campus Book Store. If you purchase the text online, make sure it comes with Connect.

In addition to the text, a few short articles will be assigned for in-class discussion. These articles are either linked throughout this syllabus or will be distributed in class.


Spiceland, J., Sepe, J., Nelson, M., &Thomas, W. (2015) Study Guide for use with intermediate accounting, (Eighth Ed). Volume 1, Chapters 1-12. . 

ACTG 182 Intermediate Financial Accounting II


Students can purchase the custom-published text at the Campus Book Store.


An alternative to using the above custom-text is using the 14th edition of the full textbook. Please note that using the 14th edition, you will find some of the questions are differently numbered and some dates in problems are changed.

Kieso, D., &Weygandt, J. (2012). Intermediate accounting (14th ed.). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley. 978-0470587232  ISBN-10: 0470587237  

Winter 2016
ACTG 184: Auditing
Professor Ted Christensen and Professor David Cottrell and

Book(s) TBA

ACTG 186: Tax Aspects of Business Decisions 
Professor Suzanne Luttman

Book(s) TBA

updated 10/13/15
Syllabi and Handbook
ACTG 180-Fall 2015
ACTG 181-Fall 2015
CAAP Student Handbook

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Disability Resources

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The Office of Disabilities Resources has been designated by the University to ensure access for all students with disabilities to all academic programs and University resources. Types of disabilities include medical, physical, psychological, attention-deficit, and learning disabilities. Reasonable accommodations are provided to minimize the effects of a student’s disability and to maximize the potential for success.

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International Student Services

International Student Services

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Enrollment Services

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Parking and Transportation

A permit is not required on Saturday, Sunday, or University holidays. Santa Clara maintains two large parking structures and dozens of smaller parking lots around campus. To park on University-owned property, every vehicle must have a valid parking permit visibly displayed between the hours of 6 a.m. and 8 p.m., Monday through Friday. Daily permits are available from the Main Gate kiosk, which is located at the University's main entrance.

Please contact Transportation Services if you have questions at (408) 551-7080. Visit the SCU Transportation Site

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Drop / Withdrawl Requests

Class adds and drops must be requested in writing via email to

If you withdraw prior to the first day of your first course, you will receive a 100% refund (less $200 non-refundable deposit). If you withdraw after the beginning of your first course, you will receive 50% refund for courses not yet begun. No refunds will be given for any course already begun.

On-Campus Housing Summer 2016

Summer 2016 On-Campus Housing

Summer on-campus housing information and availability will be provided in April 2016. 

Off Campus Housing Options

This link lists some options near campus:


All questions regarding housing should be directed to the Housing Office: or (408)554-4900.

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