Academic Calendar

Graduate courses are offered throughout the year, including the summer quarter. All students are responsible for being aware of the various dates each quarter which may affect them academically and financially.

FALL QUARTER 2016
July 11-15Monday-FridayInitial Fall 2016 registration period (appt. required in Ecampus for registration)
July 18
Aug 21           
Monday
Sunday
Open enrollment period begins
Tuition & Fee payment due
September 5  
MondayLabor Day; administrative holiday.
September 12MondayDrop/Swap period begins; $50 fee per course
Late registration period begins; $100 fee if no previous enrollment
September 19MondayClasses begin
September 21WednesdayNew Student Orientation
September 23

September 25                    
Friday

Sunday            
Last day to petition for graduate degrees to be conferred in December 2016

Last day to change registration or withdraw from classes with a 100% refund (Clear registration holds by Friday, 9/23 by 5 p,m)
October 2
SundayLast day to withdraw from classes with a 50% refund
October 7FridayLast day to submit incomplete work to faculty for spring and summer 2016
October 9SundayLast day to withdraw from classes with a 25% refund
October 14FridayLast day to withdraw from classes and not receive a "W" grade (no tuition refund)
Last day for faculty to remove Spring and Summer 2016 incompletes
October 17-21Monday-FridayInitial Winter 2017 registration period (appt. required in eCampus for registration)
November 4FridayLast day to withdraw from classes with a "W" grade
November 21-25Monday-FridayThanksgiving recess; academic holiday (Please check with instructor to verify that classes will not meet.)
December 2FridayClasses end
December 5-9Monday-FridayFall quarter final examinations
December 14WednesdayFall quarter grades due
December 21WednesdayTuition and fee payment deadline
December 23-26Friday-MondayChristmas recess; administrative holiday
December 30-January 2Friday-MondayNew Year's recess; administrative holiday

Winter Quarter 2017

October 17-21Monday-FridayWinter 2017 registration period
October 24MondayOpen enrollment period begins
December 21WednesdayTuition and fee payment due
January 2MondayLate registration begins; $100 late fee if no previous enrollment.
Drop/Swap begins; $50 per course
January 9MondayClasses begin  
January 11WednesdayNew Student Orientation
January 13FridayLast day to petition for graduate degrees to be conferred in March 2017
January 15SundayLast day to change registration or withdraw from classes with a 100% refund (Clear any registration holds by 5pm, Friday 1/13)
January 16MondayMartin Luther King Day holiday; administrative holiday - consult instructor.
January 22SundayLast day to withdraw from classes with a 50% tuition refund
January 27FridayLast day to submit incomplete Fall 2016 work to faculty.
January 29
SundayLast day to withdraw from classes with a 25% tuition refund
January 30 - February 3Monday - FridaySpring 2017 registration period
February 3FridayLast day to drop classes without a W
Last day for faculty to remove Fall 2016 incomplete
February 20Monday
President's Day; administrative holiday. Consult instructor.
February 24FridayLast day to withdraw from classes with a "W" grade
March 3FridayLast day to petition for graduate degrees to be conferred in June 2017
March 17FridayClasses end
March 20 - March 24
Monday - FridayWinter quarter final examinations
 March 21TuesdayTuition and fee payment deadline
 March 29 WednesdayWinter quarter grades due

Spring Quarter 2017

January 30-February 3Monday-FridaySpring 2017 registration period
February 6MondayOpen enrollment period begins
March 21TuesdayTuition and fee payment due
March 27MondayDrop/Swap period begins; $50 fee per course
March 27MondayLate registration begins; $100 late fee if no previous enrollment.
April 3MondayClasses begin
April 5WednesdayNew Student Orientation
April 9SundayLast day to change registration or withdraw from classes with a 100% refund (Clear any registration holds by 5pm Friday)
April 14FridayGood Friday, administrative holiday
April 16SundayLast to withdraw from classes with 50% tuition refund
April 17- April 21Monday-FridaySummer registration period for all three sessions
April 21FridayLast day to submit incomplete work to faculty for Winter 2017
April 23
April 28
Sunday
Friday
Last day to withdraw from classes with 25% tuition refund
Last day for faculty to remove Winter 2017 
incompletes
Last day to drop classes without a W
May 19Friday

Last day to drop classes with a W

May 21

SundayTuition and fee payment deadline
May 29MondayMemorial Day; academic and administrative holiday (consult instructor)
June 9FridayClasses ends
June 12-10Monday -FridaySpring quarter final examinations
June 16Friday Graduate Commencement
June 21WednesdaySpring quarter grades due

Summer Quarter 2017

April 17-21Monday-FridayRegistration period for all three sessions
April 24
MondayOpen Enrollment Period Begins
May 21
SundayTuition and fee payment deadline
June 19MondayDrop/Swap period begins; $50 fee per course
Late registration begins; $100 late fee if no previous enrollment.
June 26MondayClasses begin for Sessions I and II**
June 30

July 4            
Friday

Tuesday
Last day to register for ALL three sessions

Independence Day observed;administrative holiday-classes will meet

July 7FridayLast day to petition for graduate degrees to be conferred in September 2017
July 28FridayLast day to withdraw from classes for Session II only
Classes end for Session II only (no tuition refund)
Classes end for Session II only
July 31-August 1Monday-TuesdaySummer Session II final examinations
August 7MondayClasses begin for Session III**
September 1FridayLast day to withdraw from classes for Session I only (no tuition refund)
Classes end for Session I
September 4

Monday
Labor Day observed; administrative holiday; classes will meet
September 4-8Monday-FridaySummer Session I final exams
 September 8Friday  Last day to withdraw from classes for Session III only (no tuition refund)
Classes end for Session III only
September 11-12Monday-TuesdaySummer Session III final exams




**Summer sessions tuition refund policy:

For 100% tuition refund: Students must drop their course(s) online via ecampus by the end of the day (no later than 11:59 p.m.) of the second class meeting.

For 50% tuition refund: Students must drop their course(s) online via ecampus by the end of the day (no later than 11:59 p.m.) of the third class meeting.

There will be no further refunds after the day of the third class meeting.



Academic Calendar 2016-2017

Academic Calendar for 2016/2017