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Academic Calendar
Revised 8/18/15


Fall 2015 | 8-week Session I | 8-week Session II

Spring 2016 | 8-week Session I | 8-week Session II

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Fall 2015
Aug 19 Payment due if registered for Fall, 8-week Session I, and 8-week Session II
Aug 22 Saturday on-campus registration 9am - 12pm
Aug 24 First class day
Aug 24-25 Schedule revisions and/or late registration with fee
Aug 28 Application for December 2015 graduation begins
Sep 7 Labor Day Holiday
Sep 9 12th class day - no penalty for dropping
Sep 23 First installment due
Sep 30 Last day to drop/withdraw without academic penalty (Q or W)
  Last day to petition for 'no grade'
Oct 7 Payment due if registered for 8-week Session II
Oct 21 Second installment due
  Short-term loans due
Nov 2 Schedules available for Spring 2016
  Registration begins for Spring 2016
  Fall 60% complete-critical date for financial aid students
Nov 4 Last day to drop/withdraw with academic penalty
Nov 18 Last day to apply for December 2015 graduation
Nov 26-27 Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 30 Last day to pay for December 2015 graduation
Dec 1 Last class day
Dec 2-8 Final exams
Dec 9 Grades for graduating students due by 10am
Dec 9 December 2015 Commencement
Dec 15 Grades for all students due by noon
Dec 21-22 Energy Conservation Day (campus closed)
Dec 23-31 Christmas Holiday
  
8-week Session I
Aug 19 Payment due if registered for 8-week Session and 8-week Session II
Aug 24 First class day
Aug 31 6th class day - no penalty for dropping
Sep 16 Last day to drop/withdraw without academic penalty (Q or W)
  Last day to petition for 'no grade'
Sep 23 Last day to drop/withdraw with academic penalty
Oct 16 Last class day
  
8-week Session II
Oct 7 Payment due if registered for 8-week Session II
Oct 19 First class day
Oct 26 6th class day - no penalty for dropping
Nov 11 Last day to drop/withdraw without academic penalty (Q or W)
  Last day to petition for 'no grade'
Nov 18 Last day to drop/withdraw with academic penalty
Dec 8 Last class day

 

Spring 2016
Jan 1 New Year's Holiday
Jan 6 Payment due if registered for Spring, 8-week Session I, and 8-week Session II
Jan 9 Saturday on-campus registration 9am - 12pm
Jan 11 First class day
Jan 11-12 Schedule revisions and/or late registration with fee
Jan 15 Application for May 2015 graduation begins
Jan 18 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday
Jan 27 12th class day - no penalty for dropping
Feb 10 First installment due
Feb 17 Last day to drop/withdraw without academic penalty (Q or W)
  Last day to petition for 'no grade'
Mar 2 Payment due if registered for 8-week Session II
Mar 9 Second installment due
  Short-term loans due
Mar 14-17 Spring Break (campus open)
Mar 18 Energy Conservation Day (campus closed)
Mar 25 Good Friday - no classes (campus open)*
Mar 30 Last day to drop/withdraw with academic penalty
  Spring 60% complete-critical date for financial aid students
Apr 1 Schedules available for Summer 2016 and Fall 2016
  Registration begins for Summer 2016 and Fall 2016
Apr 22 Last day to apply for May 2016 graduation
Apr 29 Last day to pay for May 2016 graduation
May 3 Last class day
May 4-10 Final exams
May 12 Grades for graduating students due by noon
May 13 May 2016 Commencement
May 17 Grades for all students due by noon
May 30 Memorial Day Holiday
   
8-week Session I
Jan 6 Payment due if registered for 8-week Session I and 8-week Session II
Jan 11 First class day
Jan 19 6th class day - no penalty for dropping
Feb 3 Last day to drop/withdraw without academic penalty (Q or W)
  Last day to petition for 'no grade'
Feb 10 Last day to drop/withdraw with academic penalty
Mar 4 Last class day
   
8-week Session II
Mar 2 Payment due if registered for 8-week Session II
Mar 7 First class day
Mar 21 6th class day - no penalty for dropping
Apr 6 Last day to drop/withdraw without academic penalty (Q or W)
  Last day to petition for 'no grade'
Apr 13 Last day to drop/withdraw with academic penalty
May 3 Last class day

 

*These dates are subject to change.


The academic calendar is subject to change. All dates should be verified. The schedule of classes is published twice per year - Spring and Fall semesters. Each issue contains a listing of the courses to be offered, registration information, procedures/deadlines, and other dates of importance for the respective semester.