Office of the Registrar

Spring Term 2018 Academic Calendar

Changes may be made in the following calendar, which is not official and should not be used for planning purposes, until it is approved by the Board of Trustees.

Spring Term 2018 Academic Calendar
JANUARY '18
10-11   Wed-Thurs Registration and orientation for new freshmen and transfer students
11   Thursday Registration and orientation for new graduate students
12   Friday Registration for graduate non matriculated students
12   Friday Registration for undergraduate non-matriculated students (spring and summer)
15   Monday Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Day; Community Day of Service; University closed
16   Tuesday Classes begin (full-term and sub-term A)
16-23   Tues-Tues Drop/add period (full-term and sub-term A)
16-22   Tues-Mon Distance education orientations
20   Saturday Saturday classes begin
23   Tuesday Deadline to drop full-term and sub-term A course(s) with a 100% refund
23   Tuesday Deadline to file FERPA hold to prevent release of student information
 
FEBRUARY '18
1   Thursday Deadline to file Spring 2018 graduation application without financial penalty
2   Friday Deadline to withdraw from sub-term A course(s) with a 50% refund (part time students only)
9   Friday Deadline to withdraw from full-term course(s) with a 50% refund (part time students only)
19   Monday President's Day Holiday; Normal campus operations
21   Wednesday Board of Trustees meeting
26   Monday Deadline to withdraw from sub-term A course(s) with a W grade
 
MARCH '18
6   Tuesday Sub-term A classes end
7   Wednesday Sub-term B classes begin
07-08   Tue-Wed Sub-term B drop/add period
8   Thursday Deadline to drop sub-term B course(s) with a 100% refund
10-18   Sat-Sun Spring Break
19   Monday Deadline to withdraw from sub-term B course(s) with a 50% refund (part time students only)
20   Tuesday Fall 2018 pre-registration schedule of classes posted (view only)
27   Tuesday Preceptorial Advising Day; No classes
28-29   Wed-Thurs Seniors (with 96+ earned credits) and matriculated graduate students preregister
30   Friday Holiday; Normal campus operations
 
APRIL '18
2-3   Mon-Tues Juniors (with 64-95 earned credits) preregister
4   Wednesday Preceptorial Advising Day; No classes
5-6   Thurs- Fri Sophomores (with 32-63 earned credits) preregister
6   Friday Deadline to withdraw from full-term course(s) with a W grade
6   Friday Final deadline to file Spring 2018 graduation application
09-10   Mon-Tues Freshmen (with 0-31 earned credits) preregister
19   Thursday Deadline to withdraw from sub-term B course(s) with a W grade
28   Saturday Spring term classes end
30-5   Mon-Sat Final week
 
MAY '18
2   Wednesday Board of Trustees meeting
5   Saturday Term ends
7   Monday Grades due for graduating students by 12 noon
8   Tuesday Graduate commencement ceremony
11   Friday Commencement ceremony
17   Thursday Grades due for non-graduating students