Academic Calendar Files

Fall 2014 Academic Calendar

(Last Updated 21 July 2014)

NOTE: Tuition refund deadlines for full semester courses are included in this Academic Calendar. Specific deadlines for tuition payments and refunds for short-term courses can be obtained from the menus available at the Business Office website. Withdrawal deadlines for short-term courses can be obtained from the University Registrar's website.


1 – 15    

  • Open Registration Continues

16 (Sat.)           

  • Classes Begin (Excluding Law Students)

18 (Mon.)              

  • Classes Begin (Entering Law Students)

22 (Fri.)                

  • Last day to change from audit to graded or A/Pass/Fail status
  • Last day to enroll in a course without instructor's permission

25 (Mon.)

  • Classes Begin (returning Law Students)

29 (Fri.)            

  • Last day to set up payment plan
  • Last day to enroll without a late fee
  • Last day to receive 100% tuition refund


1 (Mon.)

  • Labor Day Holiday (University Holiday Monday) 

5 (Fri.)

  • Last day to change from graded or A/Pass/Fail status to audit         
  • Last day to file Application for Degree for Fall graduates
  • Last day to enroll
  • Last day to receive 40% tuition refund

12 (Fri.)

  • Last day to receive 20% tuition refund

27 (Sat.)

  • Fall Break begins (except for Law students)


1 (Wed.)

  • Classes Resume

15 (Wed.)

  • Freshman Mid-Term Grades Due (10:00 a.m.) 

31 (Fri.)

  • Last day to change grade status from A/Pass/Fail to graded, graded to A/Pass/Fail
  • Last day to withdraw
  • Last day to file application for degree for Spring/Summer graduates (School of Law)


3 (Mon.)

  • Advance Registration begins for Spring Semester (ends November 12)

13 (Thurs.)

  • Open Registration begins for Spring Semester (ends January 19)

24 (Mon.)

  • Last day to change from grade status to audit (School of Law)

25 (Tues.)

  • Last day of classes (School of Law)

26 (Wed.) – 30 (Sun.)

  • Thanksgiving student recess


1 (Mon.)

  • Classes Resume
  • Success Week Begins

2 (Tues.)

  • Final examinations begin (School of Law)

5 (Fri.)

  • Last Day of Classes

6 (Sat.)

  • Final examinations begin (Excluding Law Students)

12 (Fri.)

  • Final examinations end (All Students)
  • End of semester (All Students)
  • School of Nursing Recognition Ceremony

17 (Wed.)

  • Deadline for submission of grades (10:00 am)

25 (Thurs.) – Jan. 1 (Thurs.)

  • Winter Holiday Break (University closed)