2015-16 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 – 2016

Sept 7, 2016

Classes begin

Sept 13

Last day to add a class without instructor permission

Sept 20

Last day to drop a class without notation on record

Oct 14

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

Oct 28

Mid-term break begins

Oct 31

Classes resume (mid-term break ends)

Oct 31

Mid-term grades due to registrar

Nov 14 - Dec 2

Early registration for J-term and spring semester begins

Nov 18

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

Nov 24

Thanksgiving break begins

Nov 28

Classes resume (Thanksgiving break ends)

Dec 1

Incompletes due from spring semester and summer term

Dec 14

Classes end

Dec 15

Study day & Evening Final Exams begin

Dec 16

Final exams begin

Dec 21

Final exams end

Jan 3, 2017

Final grades due to registrar

 

 

January Term – 2017

Jan 3, 2017

Classes begin

Jan 4

Last day to add a class without instructor permission

Jan 6

Last day to drop a class without notation on record

Jan 10

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

Jan 16

No class – Martin Luther King Jr Day

Jan 20

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

Jan 26

Classes end

Feb 3

Final grades due to registrar

 
 

Spring Semester – 2016

Jan 30

Classes begin

Feb 3

Last day to add a class without instructor permission

Feb 10

Last day to drop a class without notation on record

Mar 7

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

Mar 20

Mid-term break begins

Mar 27

Mid-term grades due to Registrar

Mar 27

Classes Resume (Mid-Term break ends)

Apr Apr 14-17

Easter break

Apr 18-May 1

Early registration for summer sessions and fall semester

Apr 19

Last day to withdraw from class without a grade of F

May 1

Incompletes due from fall semester and J-Term

May 12

Classes end

May 15

Study day & evening final exams begin

May 16

Final exams begin

May 19

Final exams end

Weekend of May 20

Commencement

 May 30

 Final grades due to registrar

 

Related Links

Academic Calendars
Final Exam Schedule