The Banner Term for the current academic term. This comes from a rules table (GENERAL.GTVSDAX) that is maintained by the Office of the University Registrar.
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 10, the Summer term code is
20, and the Fall term code is 30.
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 Banner Term that follows the Current Academic Term.
|The Banner Term that follows the Next Academic Term.
|The Banner Term that preceded the Current Academic Term.
|The Banner Term that preceded the Previous Academic Term.
|The term used by the Residential System. Usually corresponds to the Current_Academic_Term.
|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.