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Fall 2018

16-Week Session: Tuesday, Aug. 21 through Friday, Dec. 14
First 8-Week Session: Tuesday, Aug. 21 through Friday, Oct. 12
Second 8-Week Session: Monday, Oct. 15 through Friday, Dec. 14

Key: M = Monday | T = Tuesday | W = Wednesday | R = Thursday | F = Friday | S = Saturday | Su = Sunday

 16-Week SessionFirst 8-Week SessionSecond 8-Week Session
Graduates, seniors fall registration begins
(Fall 2018 Course Information)
Apr 1 (Su) Apr 1 (Su) Apr 1 (Su)
Juniors fall registration begins Apr 2 (M) Apr 2 (M) Apr 2 (M)
Sophmores fall registration begins Apr 3 (T) Apr 3 (T) Apr 3 (T)
Continuing freshmen fall registration begins Apr 4 (W) Apr 4 (W) Apr 4 (W)
New freshmen/Transfers fall registration begins May 7 (M) May 7 (M) May 7 (M)
First day of classes Aug 21 (T) Aug 21 (T) Oct 15 (M)
Late registration/Drop and add Aug 21-28 (T-T) Aug 21-28 (T-T) Oct 15-22 (M-M)
Last day to drop and add Aug 28 (T) Aug 28 (T) Oct 22 (M)
Last day to make payment arrangements Aug 28 (T) Aug 28 (T) Oct 22 (M)
Labor Day holiday
(University closed)
Sept 3 (M) Sept 3 (M) N/A
100% tuition and fees refund for withdrawals Through Aug 28 (T) Through Aug 28 (T) Through Oct 22 (T)
90% tuition and fees refund for withdrawals Through Sept 4 (T) N/A N/A
50% tuition and fees refund for withdrawals Through Sept 11 (T) Through Sept 4 (T) Through Oct. 29 (M)
25% tuition and fees refund for withdrawals Through Sept 18 (T) Through Sept 11 (T) Through Nov 5 (M)
Last day to apply for graduation
(graduation application info)
Oct 1 (M) Oct 1 (M) Oct 1 (M)
Midterms Oct 8-12 (M-F) N/A N/A
Last day to withdraw Nov 9 (F) Sept 7 (F) Nov 9 (F)
Thanksgiving holiday
(University closed)
Nov 21-23 (W-F) Nov 21-23 (W-F) Nov 21-23 (W-F)
Registration for spring semester Nov 4-Jan 14 (Su-M) Nov 4-Jan 14 (Su-M) Nov 4-Mar 18 (Su-M)
Last day of classes Dec 7 (F) Dec 15 (S), 10 a.m. Dec 7 (F)
Final exams
(exam schedule)
Dec 10-14 (M-F) Oct 11-12 (M-F) Dec 13-14 (R-F)
2018 Fall Commencement Dec 15 (S), 10 a.m. Dec 15 (S), 10 a.m. Dec 15 (S), 10 a.m.

Fall 2018 Graduate School Dates to Remember

 Spring 2019
Thesis reading copy due
Nov 16 (F)
Final copy of thesis due
Dec 10 (M)

Spring 2019

16-Week Session: Monday, Jan 14 through Friday, May 3
First 8-Week Session: Monday, Jan 14 through Friday, March 8
Second 8-Week Session: Monday, March 18 through Friday, May 10

Key: M = Monday | T = Tuesday | W = Wednesday | R = Thursday | F = Friday | S = Saturday | Su = Sunday

 16-Week SessionFirst 8-Week SessionSecond 8-Week Session
Graduates, seniors spring registration begins
Nov 4 (Su) Nov. 4 (Su) Nov. 4 (Su)
Juniors spring registration begins Nov 5 (M) Nov 5 (M) Nov 5 (M)
Sophomores spring registration begins Nov 6 (T) Nov 6 (T) Nov 6 (T)
Continuing freshmen spring registration begins Nov 7 (W) Nov 7 (W) Nov 7 (W)
First day of classes Jan 14 (M) Jan 14 (M) March 18 (M)
Late registration/Drop and add Jan 14-21 (M-M) Jan 14-21 (M-M) March 18-25 (M-M)
Last day to drop and add Jan 21 (M) Jan 21 (M) March 25 (M)
Last day to make payment arrangements Jan 21 (M) Jan 21 (M) March 25 (M)
100% tuition and fees refund for withdrawals Through Jan 21 (M) Through Jan 21 (M) Through March 25 (M)
90% tuition and fees refund for withdrawals Through Jan 28 (M) N/A N/A
50% tuition and fees refund for withdrawals Through Feb 4 (M) Through Jan 28 (M) Through April 1 (M)
25% tuition and fees refund for withdrawals Through Feb 11 (M) Through Feb 4 (M) Through April 8 (M)
Last day to apply for graduation
(graduation application info)
March 1 (F) March 1 (F) March 1 (F)
Midterms March 4-8 (M-F) N/A N/A
Last day to withdraw April 5 (F) Feb 8 (F) April 5 (F)
Spring Break
(University closed)
March 11-15 (M-F) N/A N/A
Student Research and Creativity Conference
(classes dismissed)
April 3 (W)    April 3 (W)
Registration for summer/fall semester begins March 31 (Su) March 31 (Su) March 31 (Su)
Scholarship/Department Award Assembly
(classes dismissed 3-5 p.m.)
Apr 23 (T) N/A Apr 23 (T)
Last day of classes May 3 (F) March 8 (F) May 3 (F)
Final exams
May 6-10 (M-F) March 7-8 (R-F) May 9-10 (R-F)
2019 Spring Commencement May 11 (S), 10 a.m. May 11 (S), 10 a.m. May 11 (S), 10 a.m.

Spring 2019 Graduate School Dates to Remember

 Spring 2019
Thesis reading copy due
April 12 (F)
Report of Comprehensive Exams to Graduate School April 26 (F)
Final copy of thesis due
April 29 (M)