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2016-2017 Academic Calendar

Approved: 12/05/14

Revised: 03/30/15

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Note: Dates are subject to change.


 

 

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Fall 2016 Full Term

August 25 - December 16

August 18-19

New Faculty Orientation

August 20

Residence Halls Open

August 22

Convocation
Fall Development Conference

August 23

Fall Development Conference

August 24

REGISTRATION

August 25

Day Classes Begin 
Evening Classes Begin

August 27

Saturday Classes Begin

August 31

LAST DAY TO ADD AND/OR REGISTER FOR CLASSES
Last Day for 100% refund on drop and/or withdrawal
No-show reporting date. Students who fail to attend any classes by this date will have their registration canceled.

September 5

Labor Day Holiday

September 8

Last Day to Receive Refund of 95% for Complete Withdrawal

September 29

LAST DAY TO DROP OR WITHDRAW WITHOUT RECEIVING A GRADE OF WP OR WF 
LAST DAY TO CHANGE FROM CREDIT TO AUDIT 
LAST DAY TO SUBMIT CHANGE OF MAJOR FORM

October 7

Last Day to Apply for a Degree to be awarded in December, fee of $100.00

October 7

Mid-term grades due by 9:00 a.m.

October 10, 11

Fall Break

October 17

Begin applying for May degree w/fee of $50.00 ($100.00 fee after November 1, until March 3). Important Note: All final student transcripts must be received in the Registrar’s Office at the time student applies for graduation.

Spring Pre-Registration Begins

Pre-Registration Schedule – Spring 2017
Graduates, Seniors & Honors--Beginning October17
Juniors--Beginning October 24
Sophomores--Beginning October 28  
Freshmen--Beginning November 3
Students Not Enrolled Fall 2016--Beginning November 8

November 17

Last Day to Drop a Full-Term Class

November 17

LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW IF ENROLLED ONLY IN ACCELERATED TERM II AND/OR FULL-TERM FALL

Nov. 23-25

Thanksgiving Holidays

December 7

LAST DAY FOR STUDENT ORGANIZATION EVENTS, PROGRAMS, SOLICITATION, AND FUND RAISING

December 10

Final Exams for Saturday Classes

December 12-16

Final Exams

December 16

Commencement

December 19

Final Grades Due 9:00 a.m.

January 6, 2017

Last Day for December 2016 Degrees to be Conferred

 

 

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Fall 2016 Accelerated Term I

August 25 - October 19

August 25

Classes Begin

August 29

LAST DAY TO ADD AND/OR DROP A COURSE VIA BANNER WEB FOR ACCELERATED TERM I
Last Day for 100% refund on drop and/or withdrawal

August 31

Last Day to Receive Refund of 95% for Complete Withdrawal

September 7

LAST DAY TO DROP OR WITHDRAW WITHOUT RECEIVING A GRADE OF WP OR WF FOR ACCELERATED TERM I 
LAST DAY TO CHANGE FROM CREDIT TO AUDIT FOR ACCELERATED TERM I

September 19

Midterm Grades Due by 9:00 a.m. for Accelerated Term I

September 28

Last Day to Drop a Class for Accelerated Term I

September 28

LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW IF ENROLLED IN ACCELERATED TERM I

October 7

Last Day to Apply for a Degree to be awarded in December, fee of $100.00

October 18

Last Day of Classes for Accelerated Term I

October 19

Final Exams for Accelerated Term I

October 20

Final Grades due by 9:00 a.m. for Accelerated Term I

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Fall 2016 Accelerated Term II

October 25- December 16

October 7

Last Day to Apply for a Degree to be awarded in December, fee of $100.00

October 17

Begin applying for May degree w/fee of $50.00 ($100.00 fee after November 1, until March 3). Important Note: All final student transcripts must be received in the Registrar’s Office at the time student applies for graduation.

Spring Pre-Registration Begins

Pre-Registration Schedule – Spring 2017
Graduates, Seniors & Honors--Beginning October17
Juniors--Beginning October 24
Sophomores--Beginning October 28 
Freshmen--Beginning November 3
Students Not Enrolled Fall 2016--Beginning November 8

October 25

Classes Begin for Accelerated Term II

October 27

LAST DAY TO ADD AND/OR DROP VIA BANNER WEB FOR ACCELERATED TERM II
Last Day for 100% refund on drop and/or withdrawal

October 31

Last Day to Receive Refund of 95% for Complete Withdrawal

November 2

LAST DAY TO DROP OR WITHDRAW WITHOUT RECEIVING A GRADE OF WP OR WF FOR ACCELERATED TERM II 
LAST DAY TO CHANGE FROM CREDIT TO AUDIT FOR ACCELERATED TERM II

November 15

Midterm Grades Due for Accelerated Term II Classes

November 17

Last Day to Drop A Class for Accelerated Term II

November 17

LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW IF ENROLLED ONLY IN FULL-TERM AND/OR ACCELERATED TERM II

Nov. 23-25

Thanksgiving Holidays

December 10

Final Exams for Saturday Classes

December 12-16

Final Exams

December 16

Commencement

December 19

Final Grades are due by 9:00 a.m.

January 6, 2017

Last Day for December 2016 Degrees to be Conferred

 

 

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Spring 2017 Full Term

January 18 - May 13

January 16

Martin Luther King Holiday

January 17

REGISTRATION

January 18

Day Classes Begin 
Evening Classes Begin

January 21

Saturday Classes Begin

January 24

LAST DAY TO ADD AND/OR DROP VIA BANNER WEB FOR FULL-TERM
Last Day for 100% refund on drop and/or withdrawal
No-show reporting date. Students who fail to attend any classes by this date will have their registration canceled.

January 31

Last Day to Receive Refund of 95% for Complete Withdrawal

February 16

LAST DAY TO DROP OR WITHDRAW WITHOUT RECEIVING A GRADE OF WP OR WF
LAST DAY TO CHANGE FROM CREDIT TO AUDIT LAST DAY TO SUBMIT CHANGE OF MAJOR FORM

March 3

Last Day to Apply for a Degree to be awarded in May, fee of $100.00

March 10

Mid-Term Grades due

March 13-17

Spring Holidays

March 20

Classes Resume
Begin applying for August & December degrees w/fee of $50.00 [$100.00 fee after April 3, until June 2 (August) and October 6 (December)]. Important Note: All final student transcripts must be received in the Registrar’s Office at the time student applies for graduation.

Summer & Fall Pre-Registration Begins

Pre-Registration Schedule – Summer/Fall 2017
Graduates, Seniors & Honors--Beginning March 20
Juniors--Beginning March 27
Sophomores--Beginning March 31  
Freshmen--Beginning April 6
Students Not Enrolled Spring 2017--Beginning April 11

April 14-17

Mid Semester Break

April 18

Last Day to Drop a Full-term Class

April 18

LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW IF ENROLLED ONLY IN ACCELERATED TERM II AND/OR FULL-TERM SPRING

May 3

LAST DAY FOR STUDENT ORGANIZATION EVENTS, PROGRAMS, SOLICITATION, AND FUND RAISING

May 6

Final Exams for Saturday Classes

May 8-12

Final Exams

May 12

Commencement Practice

May 13

Commencement

May 15

Final Grades Due by 9:00 a.m.

May 26

Last Day for May 2017 Degrees to be Conferred

 

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Spring 2017 Accelerated Term I

January 18 - March 9

January 16

Martin Luther King Holiday

January 17

Registration  

January 18

Classes Begin

January 20

LAST DAY TO ADD AND/OR DROP A COURSE VIA BANNER WEB FOR ACCELERATED TERM I
Last Day for 100% refund on drop and/or withdrawal

January 24

Last Day to Receive Refund of 95% for Complete Withdrawal

February 6

LAST DAY TO DROP OR WITHDRAW WITHOUT RECEIVING A GRADE OF WP OR WF FOR ACCELERATED TERM I 
LAST DAY TO CHANGE FROM CREDIT TO AUDIT FOR ACCELERATED TERM I

February 17

Midterm Grades Due for Accelerated Term I

February 20

Last Day To Drop A Class May for Accelerated Term I

February 20

LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW IF ENROLLED ONLY IN ACCELERATED TERM I

March 3

Last Day to Apply for a Degree to be awarded in May, fee of $100.00

March 9

Final Exams for Accelerated Term I

March 10

Final Grades due by 9:00 a.m. for Accelerated Term I

 

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Spring 2017 Accelerated Term II

March 21 - May 12

March 3

Last Day to Apply for a Degree to be awarded in May, fee of $100.00

March 13-17

Spring Holidays

March 20

Begin applying for August & December degrees w/fee of $50.00 [$100.00 fee after April 3, until June 2 (August) and October 6 (December)]. Important Note: All final student transcripts must be received in the Registrar’s Office at the time student applies for graduation.

Summer & Fall Pre-Registration Begins

Pre-Registration Schedule – Summer/Fall 2017
Graduates, Seniors & Honors--Beginning March 20
Juniors--Beginning March 27
Sophomores--Beginning March 31  
Freshmen--Beginning April 6
Students Not Enrolled Spring 2017--Beginning April 11

March 21

Classes Begin for Accelerated Term II

March 23

LAST DAY TO ADD AND/OR DROP VIA BANNER WEB FOR ACCELERATED TERM II
Last Day for 100% refund on drop and/or withdrawal

March 27

Last Day to Receive Refund of 95% for Complete Withdrawal

April 11

LAST DAY TO DROP OR WITHDRAW WITHOUT RECEIVING A GRADE OF WP OR WF FOR ACCELERATED TERM II 
LAST DAY TO CHANGE FROM CREDIT TO AUDIT FOR ACCELERATED TERM II

April 14-17

Mid Semester Break

April 18

Midterm Grades Due by 9:00 a.m. for Accelerated Term II

April 20

Last Day to Drop A Class for Accelerated Term II

April 20

LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW IF ENROLLED ONLY IN ACCELERATED TERM II AND/OR FULL-TERM SPRING

May 6

Final Exams for Saturday Classes

May 8-12

Final Exams

May 12

Commencement Practice

May 13

Commencement

May 16

Grades Due by 9:00 a.m.

May 26

Last Day for May 2017 Degrees to be Conferred

June 2

Last day to apply for a Degree to be awarded in August, fee of $100.00

 

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May 2017 Intersession

May 15 - May 26

May 12

Final Registration for May Intersession

May 15

Classes Begin

May 16

LAST DAY TO ADD AND/OR DROP VIA BANNER WEB
Last Day for 100% refund on drop and/or withdrawal

May 17

Last Day to Receive Refund of 95% for Complete Withdrawal

May 19

LAST DAY TO DROP OR WITHDRAW WITHOUT RECEIVING A GRADE OF WP OR WF

May 20

Saturday Class Meeting

May 23

LAST DAY TO DROP OR WITHDRAW WITH A GRADE OF WP OR WF

May 26

Final Exams

May 30

Final Grades due by 12:00 p.m.

June 2

Last day to apply for a Degree to be awarded in August, fee of $100.00

 

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Summer 2017 Full Term

May 31 - August 11

May 29

Memorial Day Holiday

May 30

REGISTRATION

May 31

Classes Begin

June 2

Last day to apply for a Degree to be awarded in August, fee of $100.00

June 1

LAST DAY TO ADD AND/OR DROP VIA BANNER WEB FOR FULL-TERM 
Last Day for 100% refund on drop and/or withdrawal
No-show reporting date. Students who fail to attend any classes by this date will have their registration canceled.

June 5

Last Day to Receive Refund of 95% for Complete Withdrawal

June 16

LAST DAY TO DROP OR WITHDRAW WITHOUT RECEIVING A GRADE OF WP OR WF
LAST DAY TO CHANGE FROM CREDIT TO AUDIT

July 4

Independence Day Holiday

July 27

Last Day To Drop A Full Term Course

July 27

LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW IF ENROLLED ONLY IN THE 2ND 5-WEEK AND/OR FULL-TERM SUMMER

August 10-11

Final Exams

August 12

Commencement

August 14

Final Grades Due for Full-Term by 9:00 a.m.

August 25

Last Day for August 2017 Degrees to be Conferred

 

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Summer 2017 Accelerated Term I

May 31 - June 30

May 29

Memorial Day Holiday

May 30

REGISTRATION

May 31

Classes Begin

June 1

LAST DAY TO ADD AND/OR DROP VIA BANNER WEB FOR 1st 5-WEEK TERM 
Last Day for 100% refund on drop and/or withdrawal

June 2

Last day to apply for a Degree to be awarded in August, fee of $100.00

June 8

LAST DAY TO DROP OR WITHDRAW WITHOUT RECEIVING A GRADE OF WP OR WF 
LAST DAY TO CHANGE FROM CREDIT TO AUDIT

June 22

LAST DAY TO DROP A 1st TERM COURSE

June 22

LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW IF ENROLLED ONLY IN THE 1ST 5-WEEK TERM

June 29-30

Final Exams for 1st 5-Week Term

July 3

Final Grades Due for 1st 5-Week Term by 9:00 a.m.

 

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Summer 2017 Accelerated Term II

July 6 - August 11

June 2

Last day to apply for a Degree to be awarded in August, fee of $100.00

July 3

Final Grades Due for 1st 5-Week Term by 9:00 a.m.

July 4

Independence Day Holiday

July 5

REGISTRATION for 2nd Term Summer Term

July 6

Classes Begin

July 7

LAST DAY TO ADD AND/OR DROP VIA BANNER WEB FOR 2nd 5-WEEK TERM 
Last Day for 100% refund on drop and/or withdrawal

July 13

LAST DAY TO DROP OR WITHDRAW WITHOUT RECEIVING A GRADE  OF WP OR WF 
LAST DAY TO CHANGE FROM CREDIT TO AUDIT
LAST DAY TO SUBMIT A CHANGE OF MAJOR FORM FOR SUMMER

July 27

LAST DAY TO DROP A 2nd 5-WEEK TERM COURSE

July 27

LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW IF ENROLLED ONLY IN THE 2ND 5-WEEK AND/OR FULL-TERM SUMMER

August 10-11

Final Exams for 2nd 5-Week Term

August 12

Commencement

August 14

Final Grades Due for 2nd 5-Week Term by 9:00 a.m.

August 25

Last Day for August 2017 Degrees to be Conferred

 

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