Spring 2016 Important Dates and Deadlines

Date Event
Oct 19 Academic Advising for Spring 2016 begins
Nov 9-13 Spring 2016 Priority Registration for all currently enrolled students
Nov 16 Open registration begins for Spring 2016 at 8:00am
Jan 10 Weekend Degree Program: Spring Term 3 - Preassignment Date
Jan 11 SPRING FULL-TERM CLASSES BEGIN AT 8:00am
Jan 11-17 Late registrations, Course drop/add period
Jan 15 Last day for changing from credit to audit or vice versa
Jan 16 Weekend Degree Program: Spring Term 3 - First Saturday Class
Jan 17

Last day for late registrations and adding classes
Last day to drop Spring full-term classes and receive 100% refund

Jan 18 Martin Luther King Jr. holiday - University Closed
Jan 18-Apr 12 Undergraduate course withdraw period
Jan 22 Deadline for ALL students to file degree/walker application for May Graduation
Feb 15 Midterm Grading Open
Mar 5 Weekend Degree Program: Spring Term 4 - Last day to register for Spring term 4
Mar 7-11 Spring break. No classes Mar 7 through Mar 11
Mar 5

Weekend Degree Program: Spring Term 3 - Last Saturday Class

Mar 6 Weekend Degree Program: Spring Term 4 -  Preassignment Date
Mar 7 Deadline for faculty submission of midterm grades
Fall 2016 Academic Advising Begins
Mar 9 Last day for MBA students to withdraw from first MBA session courses
Mar 12 Weekend Degree Program: Spring Term 4 - First Saturday Class
Mar 15 End of first MBA session
Mar 16 Second MBA session begins

Mar 24-28

Easter Holiday.  No Classes Mar 24 through Mar 28; except Monday once-a-week,
non-lab classes that start 4:00 PM or later.

University closed Mar 24 at 3:00 PM and reopens Mar 29

Apr 4 Summer 2016 registration for all students begins
Apr 4-8

Fall 2016 Priority Registration for all currently enrolled students

Apr 12 Final date for undergraduates to withdraw from Spring full-term courses
Apr 19 Final grading open for Spring 2016
Apr 28 Weekend Degree Program: Last day to withdraw from Spring Term 4 classes
Apr 29 Last day of classes
Final date for graduate students to withdraw from Spring full-term courses
May 3-6 Spring Semester final examinations
May 1 Last day for MBA students to withdraw from second session MBA courses
May 2 Study Day-No exams scheduled before 4:00pm
May 5 End of second MBA session
May 6 End of Spring Semester (official Graduation Date)
May 7 Weekend Degree Program: Spring Term 4 - Last Saturday Class
May 10 Deadline for Spring 2016 final grade submission by 12:00pm
May 14 Commencement Ceremony

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