Academic Calendar Files

Spring 2014 Academic Calendar

(Last Updated 22 July 2013)

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


1 – 20    

  • Open Registration Continues

14 (Tues.)

  • Classes Begin (Entering Law Students)

20 (Mon.)

  • Martin Luther King Holiday (University Holiday)

21 (Tues.)

  • Classes Begin

24 (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

31 (Fri.)            

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


7 (Fri.)

  • Last day to change from graded or A/Pass/Fail status to audit         
  • Last day to file Application for Degree for Spring graduates
  • Last day to enroll
  • Last day to receive 50% tuition refund

14 (Fri.)

  • Last day to receive 30% tuition refund

15 (Sat.)

  • Priority Deadline for Washburn University Academic Scholarships and Federal Campus-Based Financial Aid

21 (Fri.)

  • Last day to receive 20% tuition refund


17 (Mon.)

  • Spring Recess Begins

24 (Mon.)

  • Classes Resume

26 (Wed.)

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

31 (Mon.)

  • Last Day to File Application for Degree for Fall Graduates (School of Law)


4 (Fri.)

  • Last day to change grade status from A/Pass/Fail to graded, graded to A/Pass/Fail
  • Last day to withdraw

7 (Mon.)

  • Advance Registration begins for Summer Session and Fall Semester (ends April 16)

17 (Thurs.)

  • Open Registration begins for Summer Session and Fall Semester (ends August 15)

29 (Tues.)

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

30 (Wed.)

  • Last Day of Classes (School of Law)


3 (Sat.)

  • Final examinations begin (School of Law)

5 (Mon.)

  • Success Week Begins

9 (Fri.)

  • Last Day of Classes

10 (Sat.)

  • Final examinations begin

16 (Fri.)

  • Final examinations end (All Students)
  • End of semester

17 (Sat.)

  • School of Nursing Recognition Ceremony
  • School of Applied Studies Certificate Ceremony  

21 (Wed.)

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