Academic Calendar

FALL TERM 2014

April 2014

 
 Advance Registration begins - refer to advance registration schedule for details.
August 23, 24, 25, 26
SATURDAY, SUNDAY, MONDAY, TUESDAY:
Residence halls open for occupancy, 11:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.
August 25, 26
MONDAY, TUESDAY:
  • Registration for undergraduate and graduate students - refer to schedule of classes for details.
August 27,
WEDNESDAY:
  • Daytime on-campus classes begin.
  • Wednesday Night (WN) classes begin (on-campus and off-campus).
  • Late Registration, process class schedule changes. Refer to schedule of classes for details and deadlines.
September 1
MONDAY:
Labor Day. Holiday for students and faculty.
September 3
WEDNESDAY:
  • Last day to register and to process schedule changes online.
  • Last day to drop a 7½(a)-week course without a "Q" and receive 100% refund (not your only/last course).
September 8
MONDAY:
Monday Night (MN) classes begin (on-campus and off-campus)
September 12
FRIDAY:
  • Twelfth Class Day.
  • Last day to drop without a "Q" and receive 100% refund (not your only/last course).
  • Degree applications to be filed in Registrar's Office by students graduating in December 2014.
September 26
FRIDAY:
Last day to Q drop a 7½(a)-week course.
October 3
FRIDAY:
Last day to submit draft thesis/disseration to Library for format and style review.
October 20
MONDAY:
First class day for 7½(b) term.
October 24
FRIDAY:
Last day to drop a 7½(b)-week course without a "Q" and receive 100% refund (not your only/last course).
October 31
FRIDAY:
Last day to complete a public defense of the thesis disseration
November 7
FRIDAY:
Advance registration begins for spring 2015 (see Advance Registration Schedule)
November 12
WEDNESDAY:
Last day to submit complete, defended and signed thesis/dissertation the appropriate academic dean's office.
November 14
FRIDAY:
  • Last day to drop fall courses or labs with a "Q."
  • Last day to submit final thesis/dissertation (defended and signed) and Route Sheet to the Director of the Library.
November 21
FRIDAY:
  • Last day to make all final copies of thesis/dissertation and submit to NGL for binding.
  • Last day to submit Route Sheet to the Dean of Graduate Studies.
  • Last day to drop a 7½(b)-week course.
November 25
TUESDAY:
Thanksgiving holidays for students and faculty begin at 9:00 P.M. Residence halls close at 10:00 P.M.
November 26, 27, 28
WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY, FRIDAY:
Thanksgiving holidays for students and faculty.
November 30
SUNDAY:
Residence halls open at 2:00 P.M.
December 1
MONDAY:
Classes resume at 8:00 A.M.
December 5
FRIDAY:

Last class day. Last day to resign by 5:00 P.M. in the Registrar's Office

December 8, 9, 10, 11
MONDAY, TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY:
Final examinations [includes Monday Night (MN), Tuesday Night (TN), Wednesday Night (WN) and Thursday Night (ThN) final examinations].
December 12
FRIDAY:
Residence halls close at 12:00 noon
December 12, 13
FRIDAY, SATURDAY:
Commencement, Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum.
December 15
MONDAY:
12:00 Noon. Deadline for filing grades with the Registrar's Office. Fall semester ends.

RESIGNATION NOTE:

A resignation is when a student drops all of their currently enrolled courses. Students who resign before the 12th class day will not have any indication in their official transcript. Students who resign beginning the 13th class day until the deadline posted in the academic calendar will have a "W" grade. However, if a final exam has been given for any course or lab you will not be permitted to resign.

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