Fall 2015 Important Dates and Deadlines

Date Event
Mar 23-27 Fall 2015 Priority Registration for all currently enrolled students
Mar 30 Open registration begins for Fall 2015 at 8:00am
Aug 16 Weekend Degree Program: Fall Term 1 - Preassignment Date
Aug 22 Weekend Degree Program: Fall Term 1 - First Saturday Class
Aug 24 FALL FULL-TERM CLASSES BEGIN at 8:00 AM
First session MBA classes begin.
Aug 24-30 Late registrations, Course drop/add period
Aug 28 Last day to change from credit to audit or vice versa
Aug 30

Last day for late registrations and adding classes online
Last day to drop Fall full-term classes online and receive 100% refund
Last day to drop/add MBA first session classes online and receive 100% refund

Sep 7 Labor Day, University closed, no classes
Aug 31-Nov 23 All undergraduate students must have advisor's signature to withdraw from courses.  Instructor signatures are also required for Military Science, Montessori and Physics course withdrawals.
Oct 1 Weekend Degree Program: Fall Term 1 - Last Day to withdraw from Fall Term 1 classes
Oct 2 Deadline for students to file degree application for December graduation
Oct 8 & 9 Fall Holiday, no classes except evening one day a week lecture classes.  Please check your class syllabus.  Offices are open.
Oct 9 Weekend Degree Program: Fall Term 2 - Last day to register for Fall Term 2
Oct 10 Weekend Degree Program: Fall Term 1 - Last Saturday class
Oct 11 Weekend Degree Program: Fall Term 2 - Preassignment Date
Oct 12 Midterm grading opens
Oct 17 Weekend Degree Program: Fall Term 2 - First Saturday Class
Oct 19 Deadline for faculty submission of fall midterm grades
Spring 2016 academic advising begins
Nov 9-13 Spring 2016 Priority Registration for all currently enrolled students
Nov 23 Final date for undergraduate students to withdraw from Fall full-term courses
Nov 25-Nov 29

Thanksgiving Holiday begins. No classes Wednesday, Nov 26 through Sunday, Nov 30.  Campus offices close at 3:00pm on Wednesday, Nov 26 and reopen on Monday, Dec 1

Nov 30 Final grading open for Fall 2015
Dec 10 Weekend Degree Program: Fall Term 2 - Last Day to withdraw from Fall Term 2 classes
Dec 11

Last day of classes
Final date for graduate students to withdraw from Fall full-term courses

Dec 12 Weekend Degree Program: Fall Term 2 - Last Saturday Class
Dec 14 Study Day-No exams scheduled before 4:00pm
Dec 15-18 Fall Semester final examinations
Dec 18 End of Fall Semester (official Graduation Date)
Dec 22 Deadline for Fall 2015 final grade submission by 12:00pm

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