Fall Term 2018 Academic Calendar

August '18

August, 2 — Thursday

Registration and orientation for new graduate students

August, 9 — Thursday

Registration for graduate non matriculated students

August, 27 — Monday

Late registration and orientation for new freshmen and transfer students

August, 28 — Tuesday

S.O.A.R. begins

August, 30 — Thursday

S.O.A.R. ends

August, 31 — Friday

Welcome Week begins

Registration for undergraduate non matriculated students

New residents move in


September '18

September, 3 — Monday

Returning students move in

Labor Day Holiday

September , 4 — Tuesday

Fall faculty conference

September, 5 — Wednesday

Classes begin (full-term and sub-term A)

September, 5-12 — Wed-Wed

Drop/add period (full-term)

September, 6-12 — Thurs-Tues

Distance education orientations

September, 8 — Saturday

Saturday classes begin

Community Day of Service

September, 12 — Wednesday

Deadline to file FERPA hold to prevent release of student information

Deadline to drop full-term and sub-term A course(s) with a 100% refund

September, 18 — Tuesday

Deadline to withdraw from sub-term A course(s) with a 50% refund (part time students only)

September, 21 — Friday

Deadline to withdraw from a full-term course(s) with a 50% refund (part time students only)

September, 26 — Wednesday

Board of Trustees meeting


October '18

October, 1 — Monday

Deadline to file Fall 2018 graduation application without financial penalty

October, 5 — Friday

Deadline to withdraw from sub-term A course(s) with W grade

October, 8 — Monday

Columbus Day Holiday; Normal campus operations

October, 18 — Thursday

Sub-term A classes end

October, 19 — Friday

Spring 2019 pre-registration schedule of classes posted (view only)

October, 22-24 — Mon-Wed

Sub-term B drop/add period

October, 23 — Tuesday

Preceptorial Advising Day; No classes

October, 24-25 — Wed-Thurs

Seniors (with 96+ earned credits) and matriculated graduate students preregister

October, 24 — Wednesday

Sub-term B classes begin

October, 25 — Thursday

Deadline to drop sub-term B course(s) with a 100% refund

October, 26-29 — Fri-Mon

Juniors (with 64-95 earned credits) preregister

October, 31 — Wednesday

Preceptorial Advising Day; Classes begin 3:25PM


November '18

November, 1-2 — Thurs-Fri

Sophomores (with 32-63 earned credits) preregister

November, 5-6 — Mon-Tues

Freshmen (0-31 earned credits) preregister

November, 6 — Tuesday

Election Day Holiday; Normal campus operations

November, 9 — Friday

Deadline to withdraw from sub-term B course(s) with a 50% refund (part time students only)

November, 12 — Monday

Veteran's Day Holiday; Normal campus operations

November, 13 — Tuesday

Deadline to withdraw from full-term course(s) with a W grade

November, 21 — Wednesday

Classes end at 3:25PM

November, 22 — Thursday

Thanksgiving Holiday; University closed

November, 23 — Friday

No Classes

November, 24 — Saturday

No Saturday classes

November, 28 — Wednesday

Deadline to withdraw from sub-term B course(s) with a W grade


December '18

December, 3 — Monday

Graduate Research Symposium; M evening only classes (6-9:50) do not meet

December, 5 — Wednesday

Board of Trustees meeting

December, 11 — Tuesday

Fall term classes end

December, 12-18 — Wed-Tues

Final Week

View modified class schedules:
Main Campus | AC Campus

December, 18 — Tuesday

Term ends

December, 20 — Thursday

Grades due for graduating students by 12 noon

December, 24 — Monday

Grades due for non-graduating students 5PM

December, 25 — Tuesday

Holiday Break; University reopens January 2