Important Dates for the Fall Semester

Here's a list of some important dates to remember for the fall semester!

September 2016:

  • 5: Labor Day holiday (University closed)
  • 6: Last day to Add
  • 6: Last day to Drop a course (with adjusted fees) (done on-line)
  • 6: Final Fee Payment deadline. Students must file withdraw paperwork with Admissions and Records in order to be dropped from all classes; pro-rated cancellation charges will apply. Non-attendance does not constitute withdrawal.
  • 15: Final deadline to submit Graduation Applications for December 2016
  • 15: Graduation Application early filing date for students planning to graduate May 2017
  • 19: Last day to change Grading Basis (done on-line) (ex: Graded to Cr/NC or Cr/NC to Graded) Note: this is a hard deadline and is not petitionable
  • 20: Census Date

November 2016:

  • 11: Veteran's Day Observed (University closed)
  • 14 - Dec. 31: Registration for Spring 2017 (by appointment only)(appointments will start 11/14 - 11/18)
  • 24 - 25: Thanksgiving Holiday: No classes (University open) Nov. 23, University closed Nov. 25-26

December 2016:

  • 1: Thesis deadline for December 2016 graduates
  • 9: Last day of instruction
  • 12 - 16: Finals