Academic Calendar

2015-2016 Academic Calendar 

Summer 2015

First Term

May 25 Monday Memorial Day
May 26 Tuesday Advising and registration
May 27 Wednesday Classes begin
May 28 Thursday Last date of entrance and course additions
May 28 Thursday Last date to apply for August graduation
May 29 Friday Classes meet (make up for Memorial Day)
June 17 Wednesday Last date for dropping courses
June 17 Wednesday Last date for withdrawing from the University without punitive grade
June 25 Thursday First summer term ends
June 29 Monday – 10:00 am Final grades due to Registrar

Summer 2015

Second Term

July 6 Monday Advising and registration
July 7 Tuesday Classes begin
July 8 Wednesday Last date of entrance and course additions
July 29 Wednesday Last date for dropping courses
July 29 Wednesday Last date for withdrawing from the University without punitive grade
August 6 Thursday Second summer term ends
August 7 Friday Commencement
August 10 Monday – 10:00 am Final grades due to Registrar

Fall 2015

August 24 Monday Late Registration, Advising and Mulerider Round Up
August 25 Tuesday Late Registration, Advising and Mulerider Round Up
August 26 Wednesday Late Registration with penalty
August 26 Wednesday Classes begin
August 28 Friday Last date to apply for December graduation
September 2 Wednesday Last date of entrance and course additions
September 7 Monday Labor Day Holiday
October 19 Monday – 10:00 am Mid-semester grades due in the Office of the Registrar
November 4 Wednesday Last date for dropping courses
November 4 Wednesday Last date for withdrawing from the University without punitive grade
November 9 Monday Last date to change I grades in the Office of the Registrar
November 24 Tuesday – 9:00 pm Thanksgiving holiday begins
November 30 Monday Classes resume
December 8 Tuesday Final examinations begin
December 11 Friday Semester ends
December 11 Friday Commencement
December 14 Monday – 10:00 pm Final grades due to Registrar
December 18 Friday Last date to register for fall intersession  classes

Fall Intersession 2015-16

December 21 Monday Fall intersession classes begin
December 24 Thursday Last date for dropping courses
December 24 Thursday Last date for withdrawing from the University without punitive grade
January 1 Friday Winter Intersession classes end
January 4 Monday– 10:00 am Final grades due to Registrar

Spring 2016

January 11 Monday Late Registration and Advising
January 12 Tuesday Late Registration and Advising
January 13 Wednesday Late Registration with penalty
January 13 Wednesday Classes begin
January 15 Friday Last date to apply for May graduation
January 18 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday
January 21 Thursday Last date of entrance and course additions
March 7 Monday – 10:00 am Mid-semester grades due in the Office of the Registrar
March 21-25 Monday – Friday Spring vacation
March 28 Monday Classes resume
March 30 Wednesday Last date for dropping courses
March 30 Wednesday Last date for withdrawing from the University without punitive grade
April 25 Monday Last date to change I grades in the Office of the Registrar
May 2 Monday Final examinations begin
May 5 Thursday Semester ends
May 6 Friday Commencement
May 6 Friday Last date to register for spring intersession classes
May 9 Monday – 10:00 am Final grades due to Registrar

Spring Intersession 2016

May 9 Monday Spring intersession classes begin
May 12 Thursday Last date for dropping courses
May 12 Thursday Last date for withdrawing from the University without punitive grade
May 20 Friday Spring intersession classes end
May 23 Monday – 10:00 am Final grades due to Registrar

Summer 2016

First Term

May 23 Monday Advising and registration
May 24 Tuesday Classes begin
May 25 Wednesday Last date of entrance and course additions
May 25 Wednesday Last date to apply for August graduation
May 30 Monday Memorial Day
June 3 Friday Classes meet (make up for Memorial Day)
June 15 Wednesday Last date for dropping courses
June 15 Wednesday Last date for withdrawing from the University without punitive grade
June 23 Thursday First summer term ends
June 27 Monday – 10:00 am Final grades due to Registrar

Summer 2016

Second Term

July 5 Tuesday Advising and registration
July 6 Wednesday Classes begin
July 7 Thursday Last date of entrance and course additions
July 8 Friday Classes meet to make-up for Independence Day
July 27 Wednesday Last date for dropping courses
July 27 Wednesday Last date for withdrawing from the University without punitive grade
August 4 Thursday Second summer term ends
August 5 Friday Commencement
August 8 Monday – 10:00 am Final grades due to Registrar