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Dates and Deadlines

IMPORTANT DATES FOR FALL SEMESTER 2013
Tuition payment information  

August 26

Classes Begin (8 a.m.)
September 2 Labor Day - Classes in Session
September 9
  • 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 18
Last day to withdraw from one or more (but not all) classes with a grade of “W
November 12 Last day to withdraw from the University (all classes) with a grade of “W”
November 15 Thesis draft copy is due to Laura Francis, electronically for review
November 23-December 1
Thanksgiving Break
December 2
Classes Resume (8 a.m.)
December 6
Last Day of Classes
December 6 Students Planning to Graduate Fall 2013. 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 9-13 Final Examinations
December 13 Hooding Ceremony
IMPORTANT DATES FOR SPRING SEMESTER 2014
Tuition payment information  
January 20 Martin Luther King Day - No Classes
January 21 Classes begin (8 a.m.)
February 4
  • 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 8-16 Spring Break
March 17 Classes resume (8 a.m.)
March 21 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 15 Last day to withdraw from the University (all classes) with a grade of “W”
May 2 Last day of classes
Tuition deadline Summer tuition deadline* (exception - Summer II)
May 2 Students Planning to Graduate Spring 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 in electronically to McConnell Library
May 5-8
Final Examinations
May 9 Hooding Ceremony
May 10
Commencement

IMPORTANT DATES FOR MAYMESTER 2014

May 19 Classes Begin (8 a.m.)
May 21
  • Census Date
  • Last Day to Add or Drop Graduate Classes
  • Last Day to Change to Audit
May 26 Memorial Day - No Classes
May 30
Last Day to Withdraw with a grade of "W"
June 6
Last Day of Classes
June 7 Final Examinations
IMPORTANT DATES FOR SUMMER I SEMESTER 2014
May 19 Classes Begin (8 a.m.)
May 23
  • Census Date
  • Last Day to Add or Drop Graduate Classes
  • Last Day to Change to Audit
May 26 Memorial Day - No Classes
June 6 Last Day to Withdraw with a grade of "W"
June 20 Last Day of Classes
June 20-21 Final Examinations
IMPORTANT DATES FOR SUMMER II SEMESTER 2014
June 30
Classes Begin (8 a.m.)
July 4
Independence Day - No Classes
July 7
  • Census Date
  • Last Day to Add or Drop Graduate Classes
  • Last Day to Change to Audit
July 18 Last Day to Withdraw with a grade of "W"
July 30
Last Day of Classes
July 31-August 1
Final Examinations
IMPORTANT DATES FOR SUMMER III SEMESTER 2014
May 19 Classes Begin (8 a.m.)
May 26 
Memorial Day - No Classes
May 30
  • Census Date
  • Last Day to Add or Drop Graduate Classes
  • Last Day to Change to Audit
  • Last Day to Apply for Summer 2014 Graduation
July 1
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 30
Students Planning to Graduate Summer 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 in electronically to McConnell Library
July 30
Last Day of Classes
July 31-August 1
Final Examinations