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Dates and Deadlines

IMPORTANT DATES FOR FALL SEMESTER 2014
Tuition payment information  

August 25

Classes Begin (8 a.m.)
September 1 Labor Day - Classes in Session
September 8
  • Census Date
  • Last Day to Add or Drop Graduate Classes
  • Last Day to Change to Audit
  • Last Day to Apply for December Graduation and Certificate Completion
October 17
Last day to withdraw from one or more (but not all) classes with a grade of “W
November 11 Last day to withdraw from the University (all classes) with a grade of “W”
November 14 Thesis draft copy is due to Laura Francis, electronically for review
November 22-30
Thanksgiving Break
December 1
Classes Resume (8 a.m.)
December 5
Last Day of Classes
December 5 Students Planning to Graduate Fall 2014. All Information pertaining to your academic record must be completed by this date. This includes incomplete grade changes, program changes, Comprehensive Exam report, Thesis defense report, and final Thesis copy turned electronically to McConnell Library
December 8-11 Final Examinations
December 12 Hooding Ceremony
IMPORTANT DATES FOR SPRING SEMESTER 2015
Tuition payment information  
January 19 Martin Luther King Day - No Classes
January 20 Classes begin (8 a.m.)
February 3
  • Census Date
  • Last Day to Add or Drop Graduate Classes
  • Last Day to Change to Audit
  • Last Day to Apply for May Graduation and Certificate Completion
March 7-15 Spring Break
March 16 Classes resume (8 a.m.)
March 20 Last day to withdraw from one or more (but not all) classes with a grade of “W”
April 11 Thesis draft copy is due to Laura Francis, electronically for review
April 14 Last day to withdraw from the University (all classes) with a grade of “W”
May 1 Last day of classes
Tuition deadline Summer tuition deadline* (exception - Summer II)
May 1 Students Planning to Graduate Spring 2015: All information pertaining to your academic record must be completed by this date. This includes Incomplete grade changes, program changes, Comprehensive Exam report, Thesis defense report, and final Thesis copy turned in electronically to McConnell Library
May 4-7
Final Examinations
May 8 Hooding Ceremony
May 9
Commencement

IMPORTANT DATES FOR MAYMESTER 2015

May 18 Classes Begin (8 a.m.)
May 20
  • Census Date
  • Last Day to Add or Drop Graduate Classes
  • Last Day to Change to Audit
May 25 Memorial Day - No Classes
May 29
Last Day to Withdraw with a grade of "W"
June 5
Last Day of Classes
June 6 Final Examinations
IMPORTANT DATES FOR SUMMER I SEMESTER 2015
May 18 Classes Begin (8 a.m.)
May 22
  • Census Date
  • Last Day to Add or Drop Graduate Classes
  • Last Day to Change to Audit
May 25 Memorial Day - No Classes
June 5 Last Day to Withdraw with a grade of "W"
June 18 Last Day of Classes
June 19-20 Final Examinations
IMPORTANT DATES FOR SUMMER II SEMESTER 2015
June 29
Classes Begin (8 a.m.)
July 4
Independence Day - No Classes
July 6
  • Census Date
  • Last Day to Add or Drop Graduate Classes
  • Last Day to Change to Audit
July 17 Last Day to Withdraw with a grade of "W"
July 29
Last Day of Classes
July 30-31
Final Examinations
IMPORTANT DATES FOR SUMMER III SEMESTER 2015
May 18 Classes Begin (8 a.m.)
May 25 
Memorial Day - No Classes
May 29
  • Census Date
  • Last Day to Add or Drop Graduate Classes
  • Last Day to Change to Audit
  • Last Day to Apply for Summer 2015 Graduation
June 30 Last Day to Withdraw with a grade of "W"
July 4
Independence Day - No Classes
July 2 Thesis draft copy is due to Laura Francis, electronically for review
July 29
Students Planning to Graduate Summer 2015: All information pertaining to your academic record must be completed by this date. This includes Incomplete grade changes, program changes, Comprehensive Exam report, Thesis defense report, and final Thesis copy turned in electronically to McConnell Library
July 29
Last Day of Classes
July 30-31
Final Examinations