Academic Calendar

Fall 2015

August 8 – 14 Freshmen Experience
August 13 – 14 Late Registration
August 17 Fall Term – Classes begin
August 21 All Employee Conference – Most offices will be closed
August 21 Last day to Add Classes
August 23 Last day to drop a class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment
August 26 Last day to drop with 50% tuition refund
September 7 Labor Day Holiday – No Classes
September 15 Last day to drop a first 8-week session class and receive a “W” (EWP)
October 1 Graduation application deadline for December
October 5 – 10 Mid-Term Exams (and finals week for first 8-week session-EWP)
October 12 Second 8-week classes begin (EWP)
October 18 Last day to add 8-week class (EWP)
October 18 Last day to drop 8-week class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment (EWP)
October 21 Last day to drop a second 8-week class with 50% tuition refund (EWP)
October 30 Last day to drop a class and receive a “W” (full term courses)
November 2 – 13 Registration for spring 2016
November 10 Last day to drop second 8-week session class and receive a “W” (EWP)
November 23 – 27 Thanksgiving Break – No Classes (Offices close at noon on the 25th)
December 3 Grace Day – No Classes
December 4 – 11 Final Exams
December 7 – 11 Finals week for second 8-week session (EWP)
Dec. 14 – Jan. 2 Christmas Break – No Classes
December 15 Final grades are due to Registrar by 12:00 noon
Dec. 21 – Jan. 1, 2016 University Offices Closed

 

Spring 2016

January 4 University Offices Open
January 4 First 8-week classes begin (EWP)
January 4 – 5 Late Registration
January 6 Spring Term – Traditional Classes begin
January 8 Last day to add first 8-week class – EWP (Jan 12th for full term classes)
January 10 Last day to drop a class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment (EWP)
January 12 Last day to drop a full term traditional class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment
January 12 Last day to add full term traditional classes
January 13 Last day to drop a class with 50% tuition refund (EWP)
January 15 Last day to drop a class with 50% tuition refund
January 18 Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday – University Offices Closed – No Classes
February 1 Graduation application deadline for May
February 2 Last day to drop a first -week session class and receive a “W” (EWP)
February 22 – 27 Mid-Term Exams (and finals week for first 8-week session-EWP)
February 28 – March 2 Annual Bible Lectureships
February 29 Second 8-week classes begin (EWP)
March 6 Last day to add a second 8-week class (EWP)
March 6 Last day to drop a second 8-week class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment (EWP)
March 9 Last day to drop a second 8-week class with 50% tuition refund (EWP)
March 21 – 25 Spring Break – No Classes
March 28 – April 8 Registration for summer and fall terms
March 29 Last day to drop a second 8-week session and receive a “W” (EWP)
April 1-2 Jamboree
April 8 Last day to drop a class with a “W” (full term courses)
April 18-23 Finals week for second 8-week session (EWP)
April 21 Grace Day – No Classes (EWP classes will meet)
April 25 – April 28 Final Exams
April 25 First 8-week classes begin (EWP)
April 29 Annual Commencement Exercises
April 29 Last day to drop/add classes (EWP)
May 1 Last day to drop a class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment (EWP)
May 3 Final grades are due to Registrar by 12:00 noon
May 4 Last day to drop a class with 50% tuition refund (EWP)

 

Summer 2016

May 9 – 11 Late Registration for Summer I and II
May 11 Summer Session I – Classes begin
May 11 Last day to add a class
May 17 Last day to drop a class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment
May 20 Last day to drop a class with 50% tuition
May 24 Last day to drop a class with a “W” (EWP)
May 25 Last day to drop a class with a “W”
May 30 Memorial Day Holiday – University Offices Closed – No Classes
June 1 Graduation application deadline for August
June 13-16 Finals week for first 8-week session (EWP)
June 15 Final Exams
June 17 Final grades due
June 20 Summer Session II – Classes begin
June 20 Last day to add a class
June 20 Second 8-week classes begin (EWP)
June 24 Last day to drop/add classes (EWP)
June 26 Last day to drop a class with 100% tuition refund and no grade assignment
June 29 Last day to drop a class with 50% tuition
July 4 Independence Day Holiday – University Offices Closed – No Classes
July 5 Last day to drop a class with a “W”
July 19 Last day to drop a class with a “W”(EWP)
July 22 Final Exams
July 25 Final grades due
August 8-12 Finals week for second 8-week session (EWP)

EWP= (Evening/ Weekend Program)