2015-16 Undergraduate Academic Calendar

The add/drop dates listed on the Academic Calendar are specific to full-term courses. If you are registered for a 7-week session, the add/drop dates may be different, so please contact the Registrar’s Office and Business Office for clarification.

Note: Graduate students should contact their graduate school coordinator to inquire about add, drop, withdrawal and refund dates.

Fall Semester – 2015

Sept 9

Classes begin

Sept 15

Last day to add a class without instructor permission

Sept 22

Last day to drop a class without notation on record

Oct 15

Last day to designate grading option (S-D-R)

Oct 23

Mid-term break begins

Oct 26

Classes resume (mid-term break ends)

Oct 30

Mid-term grades due to registrar

Nov 16 - Dec 4

Early registration for J-term and spring semester begins

Nov 18

Last day to withdraw from a class without a grade of F

Nov 26

Thanksgiving break begins

Nov 30

Classes resume (Thanksgiving break ends)

Dec 1

Incompletes due from spring semester and summer term

Dec 15

Classes end

Dec 16

Study day & Evening final exams begin

Dec 17

Final exams begin

Dec 22

Final exams end

Jan 4, 2016

Final grades due to registrar

 

 

January Term – 2016

Jan 4

Classes begin

Jan 5

Last day to add a class without instructor permission

Jan 8

Last day to drop a class without notation on record

Jan 12

Last day to designate a grading option (S-D-R)

Jan 18

No class – Martin Luther King Jr Day

Jan 22

Last day to withdraw from a class without a grade of F

Jan 28

Classes end

Feb 5

Final grades due to registrar

   

Spring Semester – 2016

Feb 1

Classes begin

Feb 5

Last day to add a class without instructor permission

Feb 12

Last day to drop a class without notation on record

Mar 9

Last day to designate grading option (S-D-R)

Mar 21-28

Mid-term break + Easter Break

Mar 29

Classes resume (mid-term + Easter break ends)

Mar 29

Mid-term grades due to registrar 

Apr 11- 22

Early registration for summer sessions & fall semester

Apr 20

Last day to withdraw from class without a grade of F

May 1

Incompletes due from fall semester & J-term

May 13

Classes end

May 16

Study day & Evening final exams begin

May 17

Final exams begin

May 20

Final exams end

May 21

Commencement  

June 3

Final grades due to registrar