MOST STUDENTS favor the quarter system. They offer two main arguments: They "like to be able to go home at Christmas and not have to worry about tests" and they want the greater variety of courses possible under the quarter system...
Bredahl, Noel and Lebuhn, Dave
"Quarter System or Semester System?,"
Sketch: Vol. 22
, Article 8.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/sketch/vol22/iss2/8