Registrar

"Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.”

Martin Luther King Jr.

Academic Calendar

ACADEMIC CALENDAR:

 

2017-18

2018-19

Summer Term

 

2017

2018

Summer Session begins

 

May 7

May 6

Close of course registration for Summer Session

 

May 17

May 16

Last day to drop courses without a drop fee. Courses dropped after this date will not reduce your tuition. 

 

May 17

May 16

Last day to withdraw from the University (60% of semester) and receive prorated tuition and financial aid

 

Jul 7

Jul 11

Last day to withdraw from any course and receive W grade. 

 

Jul 17

Jul 16

Graduate Program Registration for Fall begins

 

Jul 10

Jul 9

Summer Session ends

 

Aug 26

Aug 25

    

Fall Semester

 

2017

2018

    

Residence halls open for new students

 

Aug 25 

Aug 24

New student and family orientation

 

Aug 25-27

Aug 24-26

New student registration/testing

 

Aug 28-29

Aug 27-28

Residence halls open for returning students

 

Aug 28

Aug 27

Continuing student registration

 

Aug 29

Aug 28

Instruction begins

 

Aug 30

Aug 29

Close of course registration: Last day to drop courses without a drop fee. Courses dropped after this date will not reduce your tuition. Last day to withdraw from the University and receive full tuition refund.

 

Sept 8

Sept 7

Study Day (no classes)

 

Oct 13

Oct 12

Last day to withdraw from the University (60% of semester) and receive prorated tuitionand financial aid

 

Oct 27

Oct 27

World Outreach Week

 

Oct 23-27

Oct 22-26

Last day to withdraw from any course and receive W grade

 

Nov 3 

Nov 2 

Early scheduling for Spring Semester Opens

 

Oct 30

Oct 29

Graduate Program Registration for Spring

 

Nov 13

Nov 12

Thanksgiving vacation

 

Nov 22-24

Nov 21-23

Classes resume

 

Nov 27

Nov 26

Last day of instruction

 

Dec 8 

Dec 7

Final exams

 

Dec 11-15

Dec 10-14

Residence Halls close at 2:00 p.m.

 

Dec 15

Dec 14 

Final Grades due to the Office of the Registrar

 

Dec 20

Dec 19 

    

Spring Semester

 

2018

2019

    

Residence halls open for all students

 

Jan 8 

Jan 7 

Registration for all new students

 

Jan 8 

Jan 7 

Orientation for new students

 

Jan 9 

Jan 8 

Instruction begins

 

Jan 10 

Jan 9 

Martin Luther King Day (no classes)

 

Jan 15 

Jan 21 

Close of course registration: Last day to drop courses without a drop fee. Courses dropped after this date will not reduce your tuition. Last day to withdraw from the University and receive full tuition refund.

 

Jan 19 

Jan 18 

President's Day (no classes)

 

Feb 19 

Feb 18 

Last day to withdraw from the University (60% of semester) and receive prorated tuition

 

Mar 13

Mar 1 

Last day to withdraw from any course and receive W grade

 

Mar 16 

Mar 15 

Assessment Day: No classes are to be scheduled prior to 3:00 p.m.

 

Mar 14

TBD

Graduate Program registration for Summer Begins

 

Mar 19

Mar 18

Spring break

 

Mar 26-30

Mar 25-29

Classes resume

 

Apr 2 

Apr 1 

Good Friday (no classes)

 

During S.B.

Apr 19

Classes resume

 

Apr 2 

Apr 17

Early scheduling for Fall Semester begins

 

Apr 9

Apr 8

Undergraduate Graduation Application Deadline

 

Apr 13 

Apr 26 

Last day of instruction

 

Apr 27 

Apr 26 

Final exams

 

April 30- May 4

April 29-May 3

Commencement

 

May 5

May 4

Residence halls closed for all students

 

May 5 

May 4

Final Grades due to the Office of the Registrar

 

May 9 

May 8