Academic Calendar

The Academic calendar contains important dates and deadlines for students and faculty by semester. Dates include: term start and end, scheduled purges, registration periods and add/drop, last day to drop or withdraw, final examinations, various grade submission deadlines, web open/close for grade submissions, holidays and breaks, commencements, and graduation application deadlines. This calendar is subject to change without notice.

FALL SEMESTER 2016

AUGUST

8                               Purge Fall Schedules for Non-Payment

5-13                          Check-In

15                             All Full-Term and Subterm 1 Courses Begin

15-18                        Late Registration / $100 Late Registration Fee Applies / Add-Drop

18                             Last Day to Change Major

16                             Last Day to be Accepted or Readmitted for Fall 2016

18                             Last day of Registration/Last Day of Add-Drop Full Term and Subterm I

18                             Last Day for 100% Tuition Refund (Room/Board Assessed)

15-26                        Mandatory Attendance Verification Full Term and Subterm I Courses

SEPTEMBER

3                               No Saturday Courses (Labor Day Weekend)

5                               Labor Day Holiday – No Courses                

10-13                        Web Open for 4 Week Grade Submission

13                             4 Week Grades Due in Computer by 5:00 p.m.

12-13                        Mandatory Attendance Verification Full Term Courses

15                             Census Day

16                             Late Fall Graduation Applications Due

19                             Last Day to Drop Subterm 1 Courses and Receive WD

26                             Student Deadline:  Last Day for Students to Remove I-Grades Earned Spring & Summer Semesters

26-27                        Mandatory Attendance Verification Subterm 1 Courses

OCTOBER

3                                Faculty Deadline: Submit Removal of I-Grade Forms to Registrar’s Office by 5:00 p.m.

3-8                             Midterm Examinations

5                                Last Day of Subterm 1 Courses; Final Examinations

6                                First Day of Subterm 2 Courses

6-8                             Web Open for Final Grade Submission Subterm I

6-11                           Web Open for Midterm Grade Submission (8 Week Grades)

6-19                           Mandatory Attendance Verification Subterm 2 Courses

10                              Last Day to Add-Drop Subterm 2 Courses with 100% Tuition Refund

11                              Midterm Grades Due In Computer by 5:00 p.m. (8 Week Grades)

14                              Extremely Late Fall Graduation Applications Due

                                    Applications Submitted After This Date Will Not Appear in the Printed Program.

14                              Spring Graduation Applications Due

19                              Last Day to Drop a Full-Term Class and Receive WD

19                              Last day to Completely Withdraw from all Full-Term Courses and Receive W

24-25                         Mandatory Attendance Verification Full Term Courses

29                              Homecoming

NOVEMBER

1                                Early Registration for Spring Begins

5-8                             Web Open for 12 Week Grade Submission

8                                12 Week Grades Due in Computer by 5:00 p.m.                 

9                                Last Day to Drop Subterm 2 Courses and Receive WD

14-15                         Mandatory Attendance Verification Subterm 2 Courses

19-27                         Thanksgiving Holiday Break

28                              Courses Resume

29                              Purge Spring Schedules for Non-Payment

DECEMBER

1                                Outstanding Grade Changes and Transfer Grades (Official Transcripts) for Graduates Due in Registrar’s Office by 3:00 p.m.

2                                Last Day of Subterm 2 Courses; Final Examinations

5-7                             Final Examinations for Full-Term Courses

8                                All Graduating Senior Grades Due in Computer by 12 noon

9                                All Grades Due in Computer by 3:00 p.m.

10                              Fall Commencement Ceremony

                                  Purge Spring Courses for Non-Payment

                                  SAP Appeal Deadline for Spring Semester

SPRING SEMESTER 2017 

JANUARY

1                               Last Day to Submit Change of Major for Spring Semester

9                               All Full-Term and Subterm I Courses Begin

9-12                          Late Registration / $100 Late Registration Fee Applies / Add-Drop

12                             Last Day to Change Major

9-20                          Mandatory Attendance Verification Full Term and Subterm 1 Courses

10                             Last Day to be Accepted or Readmitted for Spring 2017

12                             Last Day for 100% Tuition Refund (Room/Board Assessed)

12                             Last Day of Registration/Last Day of Add-Drop  Full Term and Subterm I

16                             Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday - No Courses

FEBRUARY

4-7                            Web Open for 4 Week Grade Submission

6-7                            Mandatory Attendance Verification Full Term Courses

7                               4 Week Grades Due in Computer by 5:00 p.m.

9                               Census Day

10                             Last Day to Drop Subterm 1 Courses and Receive WD

13-14                        Mandatory Attendance Verification Subterm 1 Courses

15                             Late Spring Graduation Applications Due

20                             Student Deadline:  Last Day for Students to Remove I-Grades Earned Fall Semester

21-22                        Mandatory Attendance Verification Full Term Courses

27                             Faculty Deadline: Submit Removal of I-Grade Forms to Registrar’s Office by 5:00 p.m.

27                             Last Day of Subterm 1 Courses: Final Examinations

28                             First Day of Subterm 2 Courses

28 – 3/6                    Mandatory Attendance Verification Subterm 2 Courses

MARCH

1-6                             Mandatory Attendance Verification Subterm 2 Courses

1-7                             Midterm Examinations

2                                Last Day to Add/Drop Subterm 2 Courses with 100% Tuition Refund

2-10                           Web Open for Midterm Grade Submission (8 Week Grades)                         

10                              Midterm Grades Due in Computer by 5:00 p.m. (8 Week Grades)

10                              Extremely Late Spring Graduation Applications Due 

                                    Applications Submitted After This Date Will Not Appear in the Printed Program.

11-19                         Spring Break

20                              Courses Resume

21-22                         Mandatory Attendance Verification Full Term Courses

22                              Last Day to Drop a Full-Term Class and receive WD

22                              Last Day to Completely Withdraw from all Full-Term Courses and Receive W

APRIL

3                                Early Registration for Summer and Fall Begins

8                                12 Week Grades Due in Computer by 5:00 p.m.

8-11                           Web Open for 12 Week Grade Submission

11                              Last Day to Drop Subterm 2 Courses and Receive WD

11-12                         Mandatory Attendance Verification Subterm 2 Courses

14                              Good Friday - No Courses

15                              No Saturday Courses (Easter weekend)

17                              Summer Graduation Applications Due

28                              Last Day of Subterm 2 Courses; Final Examinations

29                              Outstanding Grade Changes and Transfer Grades (Official Transcripts) for Graduates Due in Registrar’s Office by 3:00 p.m.

30                              Final Examinations for Saturday Courses

MAY

1                                 Last Day to Submit Change of Major for Summer Semester

1                                 Purge Summer Schedules for Non-Payment

1                                 Fall Graduation Application Due Date

1-3                              Final Examinations for All Full-Term Courses

4                                 All Graduating Senior Grades Due in Computer by 12 noon

8                                 All Grades Due in Computer by 3:00 p.m.

10                               Commencement Ceremony

SUMMER SEMESTER 2017 

MAY

1                                 Last Day to Submit Change of Major for Summer Semester

1                                 Purge Summer Schedules for Non-Payment

15                               Summer Full Term and Subterm 1 Session Begins/First Day of Courses

15-18                          Late Registration/Add-Drop Summer Full Term and Subterm 1 Courses

18                               Last Day to Drop Without Receiving a WD

18                               Last Day for 100% Tuition Refund (Room/Board Assessed)

15-25                          Mandatory Attendance Verification Full Term and Subterm 1

29                               Memorial Day Holiday – No Courses

JUNE

12-15                         Mandatory Attendance Verification Subterm 1

13                              Last Day to Drop Subterm 1 Courses and Receive WD

15                              Purge Summer B Schedules for Non-Payment

22                              Last Day of Subterm 1 Courses; Final Examinations

22-23                         Web Open for Subterm 1 Grade Submission

23                              Final Grades for Subterm 1 Courses Due in Computer by 5:00 p.m.

26                              Summer Subterm 2 Begins/First Day of Courses

26-27                         Late Registration/Add-Drop Subterm 2

27                              Last Day to Drop Without Receiving a WD

27                              Last Day for 100% Tuition Refund (Room/Board Assessed)

27                              Last Day to Withdraw from University and Receive W

26-July 6                    Mandatory Attendance Verification for Subterm 2

JULY

1-6                              Mandatory Attendance Verification for Full Term and Subterm 2 Courses

4                                 Independence Day Holiday - No Courses

6                                 Last Day to Drop a Full Term Class and Receive WD

6                                 Last Day to Completely Withdraw from all Full-Term Courses and Receive W

14                               Purge Fall Schedules for Non-Payment

14                               Fall Graduation Application Late Due Date

25                               Last Day to Drop Subterm 2 Courses and Receive a WD

24-28                          Mandatory Attendance Verification for Subterm 2

AUGUST

3                                 Last Day of Subterm 2 Courses; Final Examinations

3-4                              Web Open for Full Term and Subterm 2 Grade Submission

4                                 Final Grades for Full Term and Subterm 2 Courses Due in Computer by 5:00 p.m.