Spring 2013 Important Dates and Deadlines

Date Event
Oct 15 Academic Advising for Spring 2013 begins
Nov 5-9 Spring 2013 Priority Registration for all currently enrolled students
Nov 12 Open registration begins for Spring 2013 at 8:00am
Jan 6 Weekend Degree Program: Spring Term 3 - Preassignment Date
Jan 7 SPRING FULL-TERM CLASSES BEGIN AT 8:30am
Jan 7-13 Late registrations, Course drop/add period
Jan 11 Last day for changing from credit to audit or vice versa
Jan 12 Weekend Degree Program: Spring Term 3 - First Saturday Class
Jan 13

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

Jan 18 Deadline for ALL students to file degree/walker application for May Graduation
Jan 21 Martin Luther King Jr. holiday - University Closed
Jan 14-Apr 2 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.
Feb 17 Last day for MBA students to withdraw from first MBA session courses
Feb 25 Deadline for faculty submission of midterm grades
Feb 25-Mar 1 Spring break. No classes Feb 25 through Mar 1
Mar 1 Weekend Degree Program: Spring Term 4 - Last day to register for Spring term 4
Mar 2

Weekend Degree Program: Spring Term 3 - Last Saturday Class

Mar 3 Weekend Degree Program: Spring Term 4 - Preassignment Date
Mar 7 End of first MBA session
Mar 9 Weekend Degree Program: Spring Term 4 - First Saturday Class
Mar 11 Second MBA session begins
Mar 17 Last day to drop/add second MBA session courses and receive 100% refund
Mar 18 Summer 2013 registration for all students begins
Mar 18-22 Fall 2013 Priority Registration for all currently enrolled students
Mar 28-Apr 1

Easter Holiday. No classes Mar 28 through Apr 1; except Monday once-a-week, non-lab classes that start 4:00pm or later.
University closed Mar 28 at 3:00pm and reopens Apr 2

Apr 2 Final date for undergraduates to withdraw from Spring full-term courses
Apr 8 Final grading open for Spring 2013
Apr 21 Last day for MBA students to withdraw from second session MBA courses
Apr 26

Last day of classes
Final date for graduate students to withdraw from Spring full-term courses
Weekend Degree Program: Last day to withdraw from Spring Term 4 classes

Apr 27-May 3 Spring Semester final examinations
Apr 29 Study Day-No exams scheduled before 4:00pm
May 2 End of second MBA session
May 3 End of Spring Semester (official Graduation Date)
May 4 Weekend Degree Program: Spring Term 4 - Last Saturday Class
May 7 Deadline for Spring 2013 final grade submission by 12:00pm
May 11 Commencement Ceremony

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