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Dates and Deadlines

IMPORTANT DATES FOR FALL SEMESTER 2015
   
August 31 Classes Begin (8 a.m.)
September 7 Labor Day - Classes in Session
September 14
  • Census Date
  • Last Day to Add or Drop Graduate Classes
  • Last Day to Change to Audit
  • Last Day to Apply for December Graduation and Certificate Completion
October 23
Last day to withdraw from one or more (but not all) classes with a grade of “W
November 20 Last day to withdraw from the University (all classes) with a grade of “W”
November 20 Thesis draft copy is due to Laura Francis, electronically for review
November 21-29
Thanksgiving Break
November 30
Classes Resume (8 a.m.)
December 11
Last Day of Classes
December 11 Students Planning to Graduate Fall 2014. All Information pertaining to your academic record must be completed by this date. This includes incomplete grade changes, program changes, Comprehensive Exam report, Thesis defense report, and final Thesis copy turned electronically to McConnell Library
December 14-17 Final Examinations
December 18 Hooding Ceremony
December 19 Commencement
IMPORTANT DATES FOR SPRING SEMESTER 2016
   
January 18 Martin Luther King Day - No Classes
January 19 Classes begin (8 a.m.)
February 2
  • Census Date
  • Last Day to Add or Drop Graduate Classes
  • Last Day to Change to Audit
  • Last Day to Apply for May Graduation and Certificate Completion
March 5-13 Spring Break
March 14 Classes resume (8 a.m.)
March 18 Last day to withdraw from one or more (but not all) classes with a grade of “W”
April 8 Thesis draft copy is due to Laura Francis, electronically for review
April 15 Last day to withdraw from the University (all classes) with a grade of “W”
April 29 Last day of classes
Tuition deadline Summer tuition deadline* (exception - Summer II)
April 29 Students Planning to Graduate Spring 2016: All information pertaining to your academic record must be completed by this date. This includes Incomplete grade changes, program changes, Comprehensive Exam report, Thesis defense report, and final Thesis copy turned in electronically to McConnell Library
May 2-5
Final Examinations
May 6 Hooding Ceremony
May 7
Commencement

IMPORTANT DATES FOR MAYMESTER 2016

May 16 Classes Begin (8 a.m.)
May 18
  • Census Date
  • Last Day to Add or Drop Graduate Classes
  • Last Day to Change to Audit
May 26
Last Day to Withdraw with a grade of "W"
May 30 Memorial Day - No Classes
June 3
Last Day of Classes
June 4 Final Examinations
IMPORTANT DATES FOR SUMMER I SEMESTER 2016
May 16 Classes Begin (8 a.m.)
May 20
  • Census Date
  • Last Day to Add or Drop Graduate Classes
  • Last Day to Change to Audit
May 30 Memorial Day - No Classes
June 3 Last Day to Withdraw with a grade of "W"
June 16 Last Day of Classes
June 17-18 Final Examinations
IMPORTANT DATES FOR SUMMER II SEMESTER 2016
June 27
Classes Begin (8 a.m.)
   
July 1
  • Census Date
  • Last Day to Add or Drop Graduate Classes
  • Last Day to Change to Audit
July 4 Independence Day - No classes
July 8 Thesis draft copy is due to Laura Francis, electronically for review

 

July 15

Last Day to Withdraw with a grade of "W"
July 28

All information pertaining to your academic record must be completed by this date. This includes Incomplete grade changes, program changes, Comprehensive Exam report, Thesis defense report, and final Thesis copy turned in electronically to McConnell Library.

Last day of classes

July 29-30
Final Examinations
IMPORTANT DATES FOR SUMMER III SEMESTER 2016
May 16 Classes Begin (8 a.m.)
   
May 27
  • Census Date
  • Last Day to Add or Drop Graduate Classes
  • Last Day to Change to Audit
  • Last Day to Apply for Summer 2016 Graduation
May 30 Memorial Day - No Classes

 

June 29

Last Day to Withdraw with a grade of "W"
July 4
Independence Day - No Classes
July 8 Thesis draft copy is due to Laura Francis, electronically for review
July 28
Students Planning to Graduate Summer 2016: All information pertaining to your academic record must be completed by this date. This includes Incomplete grade changes, program changes, Comprehensive Exam report, Thesis defense report, and final Thesis copy turned in electronically to McConnell Library
July 28
Last Day of Classes
July 29-30
Final Examinations