Academic Calendar Files

Spring 2018 Academic Calendar

(Last Updated 23 May 2017)

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 – 12  

  • Open Registration Continues

9 (Tues.)

  • Law School Orientation Begins (Entering Law Students)

13 (Sat.)

  • University Classes Begin

15 (Mon.)

  • Martin Luther King Holiday (University Holiday) - No Classes

16 (Tues.)

  • Classes Resume
  • Law Classes Begin (Returning Law Students)

19 (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

26 (Fri.)

  • Last day to set up payment plan
  • Last day to receive 100% tuition refund


2 (Fri.)            

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

9 (Fri.)

  • Last day to receive 20% tuition refund


7 (Wed.)

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

19 (Mon.)

  • Spring Recess Begins

23 (Fri.)

  • Deadline for Summer 2018 Reinstatement Petition submission to VPAA

26 (Mon.)

  • Classes Resume

27 (Tue.)

  • Advance Registration begins for Fall Semester (ends March 30)
  • Web withdrawal for Spring semester ends. Student One Stop override/processing required until official last day to withdraw.

30 (Fri.)

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

31 (Sat.)

  • Open Registration begins for Fall Semester (ends August 17)


9 (Mon.)

  • Advance Registration (for law students) begins for Fall Semester

25 (Wed.)

  • Last Day of Class (Law Students)

28 (Sat.)

  • Final Exams Begin (Law Students)

30 (Mon.)

  • Success Week Begins


4 (Fri.)

  • Last Day of Classes

5 (Sat.)

  • Final examinations begin

11 (Fri.)

  • Final examinations end - All Students
  • End of semester

12 (Sat.)

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

16 (Wed.)

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