The Student Records System (SRS) term that the current system date falls within.
The Current_Academic_Term will change as soon as the Current_System_Date is past the graduation date for the term. See the SRS_Term_Calendar table for graduation dates.
Penn divides the academic year into 3 terms or semesters: Fall, Spring,
and Summer. Terms are designated by the 4-digit calendar year, followed
by a term code. The Spring term code is A, the Summer term code is
B, and the Fall term code is C.
The month (January through December) that the current system date falls within.
The Current_Calendar_Month will change on the first of each month.
The calendar year that that current system date falls within. Calendar years begin on January 1st and end on December 31st.
||The day of the calendar year that corresponds to the current system date. There are 365 days in the year, with the exception of leap years, which have 366.
||The fiscal year that the current system date falls within. Fiscal Years begin on July 1st and end on June 30th.
||Today's date. Based on Eastern Standard or Eastern Daylight Time.
||The SRS Term that follows the Current Academic Term.
||The SRS Term that follows the Next Academic Term.
||The SRS Term that preceded the Current Academic Term.
||The SRS Term that preceded the Previous Academic Term.
||The term used by the Residential System. Approximately corresponds to the Current_Academic_Term, but follows the Residential System's date requirements.
||The term that corresponds to the Current Academic Term, in the previous year. For example, if the Current Academic Term is a Fall term, the Same Acad Term Last Year will be last year's Fall term.