Academic Calendar 2012-2013

Fall Semester 2012

Date

Event

August 20 Classes begin at 4:00 p.m., except labs.
August 26 Last day for late registration or changes in registration for full-term classes.
September 3 Labor Day Holiday, University closed.
October 5 Deadline to submit Application for Graduation for Fall 2012 graduation.
October 11-12 Fall Holiday, day classes do not meet; 4:00 p.m. & after non-lab classes do meet.
November 19 Final day for withdrawal from full-term classes for Undergraduate students.
November 21-25 Thanksgiving Holiday, classes do not meet
November 22-25 Thanksgiving Holiday, University closed.
December 7 Last day of full-term classes. Final day for withdrawal from full-term classes for Graduate students.
December 8-14 Final Examinations
December 14 Last day of Fall Semester. Official Fall 2012 graduation date.


Spring Semester 2013

Date

Event

January 1 New Year?s Holiday, University closed.
January 7 Full-term classes begin at 8:30 a.m.
January 18 Deadline to submit Application for Graduation for Spring 2013 graduation.
January 21 Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday, University closed.
February 25 - March 1 Spring Break. No classes February 25 - March 1.
March 28 - April 1 Easter Holiday, No classes March 28 - April 1, with the exception of Monday once-a-week classes, which will meet on April 1.
March 29 - April 1 Easter Holiday, University Closed.
April 2 Final day for withdrawal from full-term classes for Undergraduate students.
April 26 Last day of full-term classes. Final day for withdrawal from full-term classes for graduate students
April 27 - May 3 Final examinations.
May 3 Last day of Spring Semester. Official Spring 2013 graduation date.
May 11 Commencement


Summer Semester 2013

Date

Event

May 13 Summer sessions begin.
May 27 Memorial Day Holiday, University closed.
May 31 Deadline to submit Application for Graduation for Summer 2013 graduation.
July 4 Independence Day, University closed.
August 9 Official Summer 2013 graduation date.

Caution The University reserves the right to change these dates as deemed necessary.