Academic Calendar

SPRING SEMESTER 2009

November 2008

Advance Registration begins - refer to Schedule of Classes for details.
January 8
THURSDAY. Residence halls open for occupancy 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Registration for undergraduate and graduate students - refer to Schedule of Classes for details.
January 9
FRIDAY. Registration for undergraduate and graduate students - refer to Schedule of Classes for details.
January 12
MONDAY. Daytime on-campus classes begin. Late Registration. Process class schedule changes. Refer to the Schedule of Classes for details and deadlines. Monday Night (MN) classes begin (on-campus and off-campus).
January 13
TUESDAY. Tuesday Night (TuN) classes begin.
January 14
WEDNESDAY. Wednesday Night (WeN) classes begin (on-campus and off-campus).
January 15
THURSDAY. Thursday Night (ThN) classes begin (on-campus and off-campus).
January 16
.FRIDAY. Friday Night (FrN) classes begin (on-campus and off-campus).
January 17 SATURDAY. Saturday classes begin (on-campus and off-campus).
January 19
MONDAY. University Holiday - Martin Luther King Day.
January 20
TUESDAY. Last day to register and to process schedule changes.
January 28
WEDNESDAY. Twelfth Class Day. Last day to drop without a "Q" and receive 100% refund by 5:00 p.m. Degree applications to be filed in Registrar's Office by students graduating in May 2009.
March 4
WEDNESDAY. Half-semester courses end. Degree applications to be filed in Registrar's Office by students graduating in August 2009. Submit draft thesis/dissertation to Library for format and style review.
March 6
FRIDAY. Residence halls close at 6 p.m. for spring recess.

March 9,10,11,12,13,14,15

MONDAY THROUGH SUNDAY. Spring recess for students and faculty.
March 15
SUNDAY. Residence halls open at 2:00 p.m.
March 16
MONDAY. Classes resume at 8:00 a.m.
April 3 FRIDAY. Last day to complete a public defense of the thesis/dissertation.
April 8
WEDNESDAY. Last day to submit complete, defended and signed thesis/dissertation to the appropriate academic dean's office.
April 10 FRIDAY. Good Friday. Holiday for Students and Faculty
April 15 WEDNESDAY. Deadline for submission of theses and dissertations to the appropriate academic dean's office.
April 17 FRIDAY. Last day to submit final thesis/dissertation (defended and signed) and Route Sheet to the Director of the Library.
April 24 FRIDAY. Last day to make all final copies of thesis/dissertation and submit to the NGL for binding. Last day to submit Route Sheet to the Dean Of Graduate Studies.
May 7 THURSDAY. Last Class Day.
May 8 FRIDAY. Final Exam Study Day. Last Day to Resign by 5:00 p.m. Last day to Drop a Course without the grade of "F", before taking any scheduled exams or the last business day, whichever comes first (must be processed by 5:00 p.m.).
May 11,12,13,14 MONDAY, TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY. Final examinations [includes Monday Night (MN), Tuesday NIght (TuN), Wednesday Night (WN) and Thursday Night (ThN) final examinations].
May 15 FRIDAY. Residence halls close at 12:00 Noon.
May 15, 16 SATURDAY. TENTATIVE. Commencement, Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum.
May 18

MONDAY. 9:00 a.m. Deadline for filing grades with the Registrar's office. Spring Semester ends.

 

Approved: February 19, 2007