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2018-19 Calendar

Fall Semester (August-December 2018)

Eight-Week One (8w1): Aug. 20 - Oct. 12

Eight-Week Two (8w2): Oct. 22 - Dec. 14

August
Residency application deadline at 5 p.m. Aug. 17
Classes begin Aug. 20
Last day to register and drop/add in person by 5 p.m. in Records and Registration Office Aug. 24
Last day to register and drop/add through WildcatsOnline; no refunds for individual dropped classes after 11:59 p.m Aug. 26
Classes dropped will be graded "W"; no refunds for individual dropped classes Aug. 27
Correction rosters due Aug. 31
 
September
Labor Day Holiday - NO CLASSES Sept. 3
Last day to select S/NC or Audit for 8w1 classes Sept. 4
Tuition and fees due Sept. 4
Refunds available to eligible students Sept. 7
Administrative withdrawals processed for non-payment of fees Sept. 18
Last day to select S/NC or Audit for classes that meet the entire semester Sept. 19
Last day to withdaw from 8w1 courses Sept. 21
Incomplete / In Progress grades due Sept. 28
 
October
End of 8w1 classes Oct. 12
Mid-term break - NO CLASSES Oct. 15-16
Mid-term low grades due by 11:59 p.m. Oct. 17
8w2 classes begin; mid-term low grades mailed Oct. 22
Last day to drop/add 8w2 classes in person by 5 p.m. in Records and Registration Office Oct. 26
Shopping carts open for Spring 2019 classes Oct. 29
 
November
Last day to withdraw from a class that meets the entire semester; no tuition or fee adjustment Nov. 5
Last day to select S/NC or Audit for 8w2 classes Nov. 6
WildcatsOnline registration for Spring 2019 begins at 7:30 a.m. Nov. 12
No classes after 5 p.m. Nov. 20
Fall break - NO CLASSES  Nov. 21-23
Last day to withdraw from 8w2 classes Nov. 26
 
December
Last day for official withdrawal from school Dec. 3
Study week Dec. 4-10
Final exams Dec. 11-14
Commencement at 1:30 p.m. Dec. 14
Final grades due at noon Dec. 18

Spring Semester (January-May 2019)

Eight-Week One (8w1): Jan. 7 - March 1

Eight-Week Two (8w2): March 11 - May 3

January
Residency application deadline at 5 p.m. Jan. 4
Classes begin Jan. 7
Last day to register and drop/add in person by 5 p.m. in the Records and Registration Office Jan. 11
Last day to register and drop/add through WildcatsOnline; no refunds for individual class drops after 11:59 p.m. Jan. 13
Classes dropped will be graded "W"; no refunds for individual dropped classes Jan. 14
Correction rosters due Jan. 18
MLK Jr. Day (classes are held) Jan. 21
Last day to select S/NC or Audit for 8w1 classes Jan. 22
Tuition and fees due Jan. 22
Refunds available to eligible students Jan. 25
 
February
Administrative withdrawals processed for non-payment of fees Feb. 5
Last day to select S-NC or Audit for classes that meet the entire semester Feb. 6
Last day to withdraw from 8w1 courses Feb. 8
Incomplete / In Progress grades due Feb. 15
WildcatsOnline registration for Summer 2019 begins at 7:30 a.m. Feb. 18
 
March
End of 8w1 classes March 1
Mid-term break - NO CLASSES March 4-8
Start of second eight-week session March 11
Mid-term low grades due by 11:59 p.m. March 11
Mid-term low grades mailed March 14
Last day to withdraw from a class that meets the entire semester; no tuition or fee adjustment March 25
Last day to select S/NC or Audit for 8w2 classes. March 26
 
April
WildcatsOnline registration for Fall 2019 begins at 7:30 a.m. April 1
Last day to withdraw from 8w2 courses April 12
Last day for official withdrawal from school April 19
Spring break - NO CLASSES April 22
Study week April 23-29
Final exams April 30-May 3
 
May
Final exams April 30-May 3
Commencement ceremonies May 4
Final grades due by 11:59 p.m. May 8

Summer Semester (May-August 2019)

Three-Week Session (May 13-31)
Classes begin May 13
Last day to add/drop with 100% tuition/fee adjustment May 14
Tuition and fees due May 14
Last day to select S/NC or Audit May 15
Correction rosters due May 24
Memorial Day holiday - NO CLASSES  May 27
Last day to withdraw; no tuition/fee adjustments May 29
Final class periods May 31
Final grades due by 11:59 p.m. June 5

 

Eight-Week Session (May 13 - July 5) 
Classes begin May 13
Last day to add/drop with 100% tuition/fee adjustment May 14
Tuition and fees due May 14
Correction rosters due May 24
Memorial Day holiday - NO CLASSES May 27
Last day to select S/NC or Audit May 28
Last day to withdraw; no tuition/fee adjustments July 1
Independence Day holiday - NO CLASSES July 4
Final class period July 5
Grades due by 11:59 p.m. July 10

 

Regular 13-Week Session 2018 (May 13 - Aug. 7)
Classes begin May 13
Last day to drop/add with 100% tuition/fee adjustment May 14
Tuition and fees due May 14
Correction rosters due May 24
Memorial Day holiday - NO CLASSES May 27
Last day to select S/NC or Audit June 14
Independence Day holiday - NO CLASSES July 4
Last day for official withdrawal; no tuition/fee adjustment Aug. 5
Final class periods Aug. 7
Grades due by noon  Aug. 12

 

First Five-Week Session (June 3-July 5)
Classes begin June 3
Last day to add/drop with 100% tuition/fee adjustment June 4
Tuition and fees due June 4
Last day to select S/NC or Audit June 6
Correction rosters due June 14
Last day to withdraw from a course; no tuition/fee adjustment July 1
Independence Day holiday - NO CLASSES July 4
Final class periods July 5
Final grades due by 11:59 p.m.  July 10

 

Second Five-Week Session (July 8-Aug. 7)
Classes begin July 8
Last day to add/drop with 100% tuition/fee adjustment July 9
Tuition and fees due July 9
Last day to select S/NC or Audit July 11
Correction rosters due July 19
Last day to withdraw from a course or school; no tution/fee adjustment Aug. 5
Final class periods Aug. 7
Final grades due by noon Aug. 12

 

2019-20 Calendar

Fall Semester (August-December 2019)

Eight-Week One (8w1): Aug. 19 - Oct. 11

Eight-Week Two (8w2): Oct. 21 - Dec. 13

August
Residency application deadline at 5 p.m. Aug. 16
Classes begin Aug. 19
Last day to register and drop/add in person by 5 p.m. in Records and Registration Office Aug. 23
Last day to register and drop/add through WildcatsOnline; no refunds for individual dropped classes after 11:59 p.m Aug. 25
Classes dropped will be graded "W"; no refunds for individual dropped classes Aug. 26
Correction rosters due Aug. 30
 
September
Labor Day Holiday - NO CLASSES Sept. 2
Last day to select S/NC or Audit for 8w1 classes Sept. 3
Tuition and fees due Sept. 3
Refunds available to eligible students Sept. 6
Administrative withdrawals processed for non-payment of fees Sept. 17
Last day to select S/NC or Audit for classes that meet the entire semester Sept. 18
Last day to withdaw from 8w1 courses Sept. 20
Incomplete / In Progress grades due Sept. 27
Deadline to clear December graduates (substitutions, waivers, incompletes, etc.) Sept. 27
 
October
Mid-term low grade rosters open Oct. 4
End of 8w1 classes Oct. 11
8w1 final grade rosters open Oct. 11
Mid-term break - NO CLASSES Oct. 14-15
Mid-term low grades due at noon Oct. 16
8w2 classes begin Oct. 21
Mid-term low grades mailed Oct. 21
Last day to drop/add 8w2 classes in person by 5 p.m. in Records and Registration Office Oct. 25
Spring 2020 class schedule available online Oct. 25
Shopping carts open for Spring 2020 classes Oct. 28
 
November
Last day to withdraw from a class that meets the entire semester; no tuition or fee adjustment. Last day to officially withdraw from school. Nov. 4
Last day to select S/NC or Audit for 8w2 classes Nov. 5
WildcatsOnline registration for Spring 2020 begins at 7:30 a.m. Nov. 11
Last day to withdraw from 8w2 classes Nov. 25
No classes after 5 p.m. Nov. 26
Fall break - NO CLASSES  Nov. 27-29
 
December
Study week Dec. 3-9
Final grade rosters open Dec. 6
Final exams Dec. 10-13
Commencement at 1:30 p.m. Dec. 13
Final grades due at noon Dec. 17

Spring Semester (January-May 2020)

Eight-Week One (8w1): Jan. 13 - March 6

Eight-Week Two (8w2):  March 16 - May 8

January
Classes begin Jan. 13
Last day to register and drop/add in person by 5 p.m. in the Records and Registration Office Jan. 17
Last day to register and drop/add through WildcatsOnline; no refunds for individual class drops after 11:59 p.m. Jan. 19
MLK Jr. Day (classes are held) Jan. 20
Classes dropped will be graded "W"; no refunds for individual dropped classes Jan. 20
Correction rosters due Jan. 24
Last day to select S/NC or Audit for 8w1 classes Jan. 28
Tuition and fees due Jan. 28
Refunds available to eligible students Jan. 31
 
February
Last day to select S-NC or Audit for classes that meet the entire semester Feb. 12
Last day to withdraw from 8w1 courses Feb. 14
Incomplete / In Progress grades due Feb. 21
Deadline to clear May/August graduates (substitutions, waivers, incompletes, etc.) Feb. 21
WildcatsOnline registration for Summer 2020 begins at 7:30 a.m. Feb. 24
Mid-term low grade rosters open Feb. 26
 
March
8w1 final grade rosters open March 6
Summer and Fall 2020 class schedules available online March 6
Shopping carts open for Summer and Fall 2020 classes March 9
Mid-term break - NO CLASSES March 9-13
Mid-term low grades due by noon March 16
8w2 classes begin March 16
Mid-term low grades mailed March 19
Last day to withdraw from a class that meets the entire semester; no tuition or fee adjustment. Last day to officially withdraw from school. March 30
WildcatsOnline registration begins at 7:30 a.m. for Summer and Fall 2020 March 30
Last day to select S/NC or Audit for 8w2 classes. March 31
 
April
Spring break - NO CLASSES April 13
Last day to withdraw from 8w2 courses April 17
Study week April 28-30
 
May
Study week continued May 1-4
Final exams May 5-8
Commencement ceremonies May 9
Final grades due at noon May 13
Residency application deadline at 5 p.m. May 15

Summer Semester (May-August 2020)

Three-Week Session (May 18 - June 5)
Classes begin May 18
Last day to add/drop with 100% tuition/fee adjustment May 19
Tuition and fees due May 19
Last day to select S/NC or Audit May 20
Memorial Day holiday - NO CLASSES  May 25
Correction rosters due May 29
Last day to withdraw; no tuition/fee adjustment June 3
Final class periods June 5
Final grade rosters open  June 5
Grades due by noon Jun 10

 

Eight-Week Session (May 18 - July 9) 
Classes begin May 18
Last day to add/drop with 100% tuition/fee adjustment May 19
Tuition and fees due May 19
Memorial Day holiday - NO CLASSES May 25
Correction rosters due May 29
Last day to select S/NC or Audit June 2
Independence Day holiday observed - NO CLASSES July 3
Last day to withdraw; no tuition/fee adjustments July 7
Final class grade rosters open July 9
Final class periods July 9
Grades due by noon July 15

 

Regular 13-Week Session 2018 (May 18 - Aug. 12)
Classes begin May 18
Last day to drop/add with 100% tuition/fee adjustment May 19
Tuition and fees due May 19
Memorial Day holiday - NO CLASSES May 25
Correction rosters due May 29
Last day to select S/NC or Audit June 18
Independence Day holiday observed - NO CLASSES July 3
Last day for official withdrawal; no tuition/fee adjustment Aug. 10
Final class periods Aug. 12
Final grade rosters open Aug. 12
Grades due by noon  Aug. 17

 

First Five-Week Session (June 8 - July 10)
Classes begin June 8
Last day to add/drop with 100% tuition/fee adjustment June 9
Tuition and fees due June 9
Last day to select S/NC or Audit June 11
Correction rosters due June 19
Independence Day holiday - NO CLASSES July 3
Last day to withdraw from a course; no tuition/fee adjustment July 7
Fianl grade rosters open July 8
Final class periods July 10
Final grades due by noon July 15

 

Second Five-Week Session (July 13 - Aug. 12)
Classes begin July 13
Last day to add/drop with 100% tuition/fee adjustment July 14
Tuition and fees due July 14
Last day to select S/NC or Audit July 16
Correction rosters due July 24
Last day to withdraw from a course or school; no tution/fee adjustment Aug. 10
Final class periods Aug. 12
Final grade rosters open Aug. 12
Final grades due by noon Aug. 17

Diploma graduation date for the summer term is Aug. 13, 2020. No August ceremony.