Academics

Academic Calendar

What and When

Our academic calendar will tell you everything you need to know about starting and ending dates.

Tentative Dates-Subject to Change

Spring 2015 Calendar

Summer 2015 Calendar

Fall 2015 Calendar

Basic Academic Calendar 2014-2016 

Important Dates to Remember

The typical Fall and Spring semester lasts 16 weeks. Fall begins in August and ends in December. Spring begins in January and ends in May. The typical summer session lasts 8 weeks beginning in late May/early June and ending in late July. However, there are some bi-term classes scheduled each semester that are shorter in length than the typical semester or session. Check the detailed academic calendars for a complete listing of beginning and ending dates.

    Spring 2015 Summer 2015  Fall 2015
Tuition Due    January 9
(or online
11 pm January 11)
May 22
(or online
11 pm May 25)
August 14
or online
midnight August 16
Last day to drop a course without a grade. 
January 16 May 29
August 17
 
Last day to withdraw and receive a full refund.  
January 16 May 29
August 21
 
Last day to withdraw and receive a 50% refund.  
February 10
June 9
September 15
 
Last day to file an application for a degree in the Admissions & Records Office.
March 16 June 10
October 14
 
Last day for students, at their discretion, to officially withdraw from a class and receive a grade of "W".
March 10 June 19
October 12
 
Last day for students, at the discretion of the
instructor, to officially withdraw from a class
and receive a grade of "W".  

April 29 July 17
December 4
 
Final Exams 
May 4-9
July 20-July 21 December 7-11
 
Commencement ceremony
  May 8
  December 11