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Academic Calendar 2018-19

Academic Calendar 2018-19 (PDF)

Fall 2018 Winter 2019 Spring 2019 Summer 2019

Fall 2018

August 26 & 27 New Student Orientation – Warrior Welcome
August 27 Academic year begins
August 27 University meeting 10:00 a.m.
August 27 New Faculty Orientation
August 27 Last day to withdraw from the University (full-time students) to qualify for 100% refund on tuition
August 28 CLASSES BEGIN 8:00 A.M.
September 3 Labor Day Holiday – no classes, offices closed
September 4 Open add/drop period ends
September 4 Last day to drop a class (part-time students) to qualify for 100% refund on tuition
September 4 Last day to withdraw from the University (full-time students) to qualify for 90% refund on tuition
September 5 - 11 Add period; instructor approval required
September 11 Last day to withdraw from the University (full-time students) to qualify for 60% refund on tuition
September 11 Drop deadline (full semester courses); all students
September 11 Add deadline (full semester courses); all students
September 11 Last day to drop a class (part-time students) and receive a 60% refund on tuition
September 11 Internship, Independent Study, Practicum, Co-op deadline
September 21 Advisor or major change deadline for Spring registration
September 25 Last day to withdraw from a class (part-time students) and receive a 40% refund on tuition
September 25 Course audit deadline for full semester courses
September 25 Last day to withdraw from the University (full-time students) to qualify for 40% refund on tuition
October 1 Draft of thesis signed by advisor due in Graduate Office
Oct. 8 – Nov.16 Advising and Spring registration for continuing matriculated students
October 9 Incomplete grade deadline; faculty submit grades to Registrar from the previous semester
October 15 May 2019 degree application deadline; students submit to Registrar
October 22 Mid-semester grades due
October 31 Faculty Deadline to place Bookstore orders for Spring 2019 semester
November 1 Credit/no-credit deadline for full semester courses
November 1 Class withdrawal deadline for full-semester courses
November 5 Application deadline for Spring 2019 intent to graduate (graduate students)
November 5 Thesis and copies due in Graduate Office
November 21 University open, no classes scheduled
November 22-25 Thanksgiving recess – no classes
December 7 Last day to withdraw from the University Classes end
December 10-16 Final and Comprehensive Exams (M.S. Org. Mgmt.)
December 19 Final grades due
December 23 Semester Ends

Wintersession 2019

December 25 Christmas Holiday observed – no classes, offices closed
December 26 Wintersession courses begin
December 27 Online courses begin
January 1 New Year’s Holiday observed – no classes, offices closed
January 10 Make up day in the event of snow
January 11 Make up day in the event of snow
January 12 Make up day in the event of snow
January 12 Wintersession courses end

Spring 2019

January 15 New Student Spring Orientation – S.O.A.R.
January 21 Martin Luther King Day Holiday – no classes, offices closed
January 21 Last day to withdraw from the University (full-time students) to qualify for 100% refund on tuition
January 22 Spring semester begins
January 22 CLASSES BEGIN 8:00 A.M.
January 25 University meeting 10:00 a.m.
January 28 Last day to withdraw from the University (full-time students) to qualify for 90% refund on tuition
January 28 Open add/drop ends
January 28 Last day to drop a class (part-time students) and receive 100% refund on tuition
Jan. 29 – Feb. 4 Add period; instructor approval required
February 4 Last day to withdraw from the University (full-time students) to qualify for 60% refund on tuition
February 4 Drop deadline (full semester courses); all students
February 4 Add deadline (full semester courses); all students
February 4  Last day to drop a class (part-time students) and receive a 60% refund on tuition
February 5 Internship, Independent Study, Practicum, Co-op deadline
February 15 Holiday – Lincoln’s Birthday observed – no classes, offices closed
February 16 No Saturday classes on campus
February 18 President’s Day Holiday – no classes, offices closed
February 19 August 2019 degree application deadline; students submit to Registrar
February 20 Course audit deadline for full semester courses
February 20 Last day to withdraw from the University (full-time students) to qualify for 40% refund on tuition
February 20 Last day to withdraw from a class (part-time students) and receive a 40% refund on tuition
February 22 Advisor or major change deadline for Fall registration
March 1 Draft of thesis signed by advisor due in Graduate Office
March 5 Incomplete grades deadline; faculty submit grades to Registrar
March 5 Application deadline for Fall 2019 intent to graduate (graduate students)
March 11 - 17 Spring Recess – no classes on campus
March 21 Mid-semester grades due
March 18 - April 26 Advising and Fall registration for continuing matriculated students Thesis and copies due in Graduate Office
April 1 Thesis and copies due in Graduate Office
April 4 Credit/no-credit deadline; students submit to Registrar
April 4 Class withdrawal deadline (full semester courses)
April 5 Faculty Deadline to place Bookstore orders for Fall 2019 semester
April 12 CREATE Student Conference
April 19 Day of Reflection – no classes, offices closed
May 8 Last day to withdraw from the University
May 8 Classes end
May 9 University meeting 10:00 a.m.
May 9 Make-up / Reading Days
May 13 - 19 Final and Comprehensive Exams (M.S. Org. Mgmt)
May 21 Commencement
May 22 Final grades due
May 27 Memorial Day Holiday – no classes, offices closed
May 31 Semester ends

Summer 2019

June 14 December 2019 degree application deadline; students submit to Registrar
June 24 - July 16 New Student Summer Orientation – S.O.A.R.

Undergraduate and Graduate Courses

June 3 Summer Session A begins
June 3 Intensive Two Week-long courses begin
July 4 Independence Day Holiday – no classes, offices closed
July 6 Summer Session A ends
July 8 Summer Session B begins
July 29 Summer Session C begins
August 10 Summer Session B ends
August 10 Intensive Two Week-long classes end
August 17 Summer Session C ends

Other Programs

June 24–August 2 STEP/CAP