Fall 2013 Academic Calendar

April 1-5Priority Advisement for summer and fall
April 8-11Enrollment appointment registration for summer and fall
April 16Begins open registration for summer and fall
Monday, Aug. 5Mini session classes begin
Tuesday, Aug. 6

Last day to add mini session class

Last day to drop mini session class and receive 100% financial credit

Wednesday, Aug. 7Last day to drop mini session class
Thursday, Aug. 15Late orientation and registration for new freshman and transfer students
Friday, Aug. 16

Last day of mini session classes

Freshmen student residence hall Move-In begins at 8:00 a.m.

Saturday, Aug. 17

Upperclassmen student residence hall Move-In begins at 8:00 a.m.

Wednesday, Aug. 21

Classes begin, including first half-semester (8W1) classes
Add/drop and late registration begin (A $50 late registration fee assessed)

Thursday, Aug. 22Last day to register for first half-semester (8W1) classes
Saturday, Aug. 24Saturday classes begin
Tuesday, Aug. 27

Last day to drop 8W1 classes and receive 100% financial credit

Friday, Aug. 30Last day to register late for full-semester classes
Saturday, Aug. 31NA rosters generated
Monday, Sept. 2

LABOR DAY HOLIDAY (day and night classes do not meet)

Tuesday, Sept. 3

Mini session grades posted

Wednesday, Sept. 4

Last day to drop full-term classes and receive 100% financial credit

Friday, Sept. 13Last day to drop first half-semester (8W1) classes without academic penalty
Wednesday, Oct. 2Last day to drop full-semester classes without academic penalty
Friday, Oct. 11Last day of  and final examinations for first half-semester (8W1) classes
 Monday, Oct. 14Second half-semester (8W2) classes begin
 Tuesday, Oct. 15Last day to register for second half-semester (8W2) classes

Thursday - Friday,
Oct. 17-18

FALL BREAK

Saturday, Oct. 19Saturday classes meet
Tuesday, Oct. 22

Last day to drop 8W2 classes and receive 100% financial credit

Thursday, Oct 24

Midterm grades due by 5:00 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 31

Last day students can make name changes for the commencement program

Oct. 28 - Nov. 1

Priority Advisement for spring

Nov. 4-10

Enrollment appointment registration for spring

Monday, Nov. 11

Open registration for spring begins (No enrollment appointment necessary)

Friday, Nov. 8

Last day to drop second half-semester (8W2) classes without academic penalty

Last day to file application for degree for spring 2014 commencement

Tuesday, Nov. 26Last day to process a form to add/drop or withdraw from the university for the term
Wednesday - Friday,
Nov. 27 - 29
THANKSGIVING HOLIDAYS
Monday, Dec. 2Classes resume
Monday, Dec. 2Monday night class examinations
Tuesday, Dec. 3Tuesday night class examinations
Wednesday, Dec. 4Wednesday night class examinations
Thursday, Dec. 5

Thursday night class examinations

Friday, Dec. 6

Last day of full term and second half-semester (8W2) classes

 

Monday - Thursday,
Dec. 7 & 9-12

Exams
Friday, Dec. 13

Commencement - Reed Green Coliseum
10:00/2:30

Saturday, Dec. 14Residence halls close at noon
Monday, Dec. 16Final faculty grade submission due into SOAR by 11:00 a.m.
Monday-Tuesday,
Dec. 16-17
Registrar’s Office processes end of term grades.
Wednesday, Dec. 18Grades available to view in SOAR for students completing their course evaluations.