Academic Deadlines

2015-2016 Fall Semester
Classes Begin Wednesday, August 26, 2015
August Graduation Day Monday, August 31, 2015
Previous Semester "I" Grades  
Student's Final Work Due Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Last Day to Add a First Half Semester Class Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Faculty's Final Grade Due Tuesday, September 8, 2015
Last Day to Add a Full Semester Class Tuesday, September 8, 2015
Last Day to Drop a First Half Semester Class Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Last Day to Declare S/NC Option or Audit Option Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Last Day to Drop Full Semester Class w/o Penalty Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Last Day of Class for First Half Semester Class Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Fall Break begins Friday, October 9, 2015 at 4:00 p.m.
Classes Resume Monday, October 19, 2015 at 8:00 a.m.
First Day of Class for Second Half Semester Class Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Advising Conferences: Class of 2016 Monday, October 19 - Friday, October 23, 2015
Advising Conferences: Class of 2017 Monday, October 26 - Friday, October 30, 2015
Last Day to Add Second Half Semester Class Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Advising Conferences: Class of 2018 Monday, November 2 - Friday, November 6, 2015
Advising Conferences: Class of 2019 Monday, November 9 - Friday, November 13, 2015
Last Day to Drop a Second Half Semester Class Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Senior I.S. Due to Registrar's Office Friday, November 13, 2015 by 5:00 p.m.
Open Enrollment Begins Monday, November 30 - Friday, December 18, 2015 
Thanksgiving Recess Begins Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at 4:00 p.m.
Classes Resume Monday, November 30, 2015 at 8:00 a.m.
Last Day of Classes Friday, December 11, 2015
Reading Days Saturday, December 12  - Sunday, December 13, 2015
Final Examinations Monday, December 14  - Thursday, December 17, 2015
December Graduation Day Thursday, December 31, 2015
2015-2016 Spring Semester
Classes Begin Monday, January 18, 2016
Previous Semester "I" Grades  
Student's Final Work Due Friday, January 22, 2016
Last Day to Add a First Half Semester Class Friday, January 22, 2016
Faculty's Final Grade Due Friday, January 29, 2016
Last Day to Add a Full Semester Class Friday, January 29, 2016
Last Day to Drop a First Half Semester Class Friday, February 5, 2016
Last Day for Sophomores to Declare Major  Friday, February 19, 2016
Last Day to Declare S/NC Option or Audit Option Friday, February 26, 2016
Last Day to Drop Full Semester Class w/o Penalty Friday, February 26, 2016
Last Day for Seniors to Declare a Minor Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Last Day of Class for First Half Semester Class Friday, March 4, 2016
First Day of Class for Second Half Semester Class Monday, March 7, 2016
Last Day to Add Second Half Semester Class Friday, March 11, 2016
Spring Break Begins Friday, March 11, 2016 at 4:00 p.m.
Classes Resume  Monday, March 28, 2016 at 8:00 a.m.
I.S. Monday- Senior I.S. Due to Registrar's Office Monday, March 28, 2016 at 5:00 p.m.
Last Day to Drop a Second Half Semester Class Friday, April 8, 2016
Last Day of Classes Friday, May 6, 2016
Reading Days Saturday, May 7  - Sunday, May 8, 2016
Final Examinations Monday, May 9  - Thursday, May 12, 2016
Open Enrollment Monday, May 9 - Friday, May 20, 20156
Baccalaureate  Sunday, May 15, 2016
Commencement Monday, May 16, 2016