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Academic Calendar

The formula for the Academic Calendar is approved by the Faculty Senate. The dates that comprise the Academic Calendar each year are approved by both the Faculty Senate and Board of Trustees. For other dates, deadlines, events, policies and university holidays, please see additional calendars on the right.

For university policy information related to religious holidays, please see the Faculty Handbook. For undergraduate policy information related to religious holidays, please refer to the Attendance section within "Office of Undergraduate Studies", "Academic Policies and Procedures" of the University General Bulletin.

 

FALL2014-152015-162016-172017-182018-19
Registration (and Drop/Add) Begin (UG) Apr 7 Apr 6 Apr 4 Apr 3 Apr 9
Classes Begin Aug 25 Aug 24 Aug 29 Aug 28 Aug 27
Late Registration Fee ($25) Begins Aug 26 Aug 25 Aug 30 Aug 29 Aug 28
Labor Day Holiday Sep 1 Sep 7 Sep 5 Sep 4 Sep 3
Late Registration and Drop/Add End Sep 5 Sep 4 Sep 9 Sep 8 Sep 7
Deadline Credit/Audit (UG) Sep 5 Sep 4 Sep 9 Sep 8 Sep 7
Fall Break Oct 27/28 Oct 19/20 Oct 24/25 Oct 23/24 Oct 22/23
Mid-Term Grades Due (UG) Oct 20 Oct 19 Oct 24 Oct 23 Oct 22
Deadline for removal of prev. term "I" grades (UG) Nov 7 Nov 6 Nov 11 Nov 10 Nov 9
Deadline Credit/Audit (G) Nov 7 Nov 6 Nov 11 Nov 10 Nov 9
Deadline For Class Withdrawal and P/NP (upperclass UG) Nov 7 Nov 6 Nov 11 Nov 10 Nov 9
Registration for Spring Begins (UG) Nov 10 Nov 9 Nov 14 Nov 13 Nov 12
Thanksgiving Holidays Nov 27/28 Nov 26/27 Nov 24/25 Nov 23/24 Nov 22/23
Deadline for Class Withdrawal and P/NP (first year UG) Dec 5 Dec 4 Dec 9 Dec 8 Dec 7
Deadline for removal of prev.  term "I" grades (G) Dec 5 Dec 4 Dec 9 Dec 8 Dec 7
Last Day of Class Dec 5 Dec 4 Dec 9 Dec 8 Dec 7
Reading Days Dec 8, 12 Dec 7, 11 Dec 12, 16 Dec 11, 15 Dec 10, 14
Final Exams Begin Dec 9 Dec 8 Dec 13 Dec 12 Dec 11
Final Exams End Dec 17 Dec 16 Dec 21 Dec 20 Dec 19
Final Grades Due by 11:00 am Dec 19 Dec 18 Dec 23 Dec 22 Dec 21
Fall Awarding of Degrees Jan 16 (2015) Jan 15 (2016) Jan 20 (2017) Jan 19 (2018) Jan 18 (2019)
SPRING20152016201720182019
Registration (and Drop/Add) Begin (UG) Nov 10 (2014) Nov 9 (2015) Nov 14 (2016) Nov 13 (2017) Nov 12 (2018)
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Jan 19 Jan 18 Jan 16 Jan 15 Jan 21
Classes Begin Jan 12 Jan 11 Jan 17 Jan 16 Jan 14
Late Registration Fee ($25) Begins Jan 13 Jan 12 Jan 18 Jan 17 Jan 15
Late Registration and Drop/Add End Jan 23 Jan 22 Jan 27 Jan 26 Jan 25
Deadline Credit/Audit (UG) Jan 23 Jan 22 Jan 27 Jan 26 Jan 25
Mid-Term Grades Due (UG) Mar 9 Mar 7 Mar 13 Mar 12 Mar 11
Spring Break Mar 9-13 Mar 7-11 Mar 13-17 Mar 12-16 Mar 11-15
Deadline for removal of prev. term "I" grades(UG) Mar 27 Mar 25 Mar 31 Mar 30 Mar 29
Deadline Credit/Audit (G) Mar 27 Mar 25 Mar 31 Mar 30 Mar 29
Deadline for Class Withdrawal and P/NP (upperclass UG) Mar 27 Mar 25 Mar 31 Mar 30 Mar 29
Open registration for Summer Begins (UG) Mar 30 Mar 28 Apr 3 Apr 2 Apr 1
Open registration for Fall Begins (UG) Apr 6 Apr 4 Apr 10 Apr 9 Apr 8
Deadline for Class Withdrawal and P/NP (first year UG) Apr 27 Apr 25 May 1 Apr 30 Apr 29
Deadline for removal of prev. term "I" grades(G) Apr 27 Apr 25 May 1 Apr 30 Apr 29
Last Day of Class Apr 27 Apr 25 May 1 Apr 30 Apr 29
Reading Days Apr 28/29 Apr 26/27 May 2/3 May 1/2 Apr 30/May 1
Final Exams Begin Apr 30 Apr 28 May 4 May 3 May 2
Final Exams End May 7 May 5 May 11 May 10 May 9
Final Grades Due by 11:00 am May 9 May 7 May 13 May 12 May 11
University Commencement May 17 May 15 May 21 May 20 May 19
SUMMER20152016201720182019
Classes Begin Jun 1 Jun 6 Jun 5 Jun 4 Jun 9
Independence Day Holiday Jul 3 Jul 4 Jul 4 Jul 4 Jul 4
Classes End Jul 27 Aug 1 Jul 31 Jul 30 Jul 29
Final Grades Due 12:00 noon Jul 29 Aug 3 Aug 2 Aug 1 Jul 31
Summer Awarding of Degrees Aug 14 Aug 19 Aug 18 Aug 17 Aug 16

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