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Spring 2016 Academic Calendar (by Category)

Category Date Descriptor
Academic Calendar Monday, January 18, 2016 Martin Luther King Holiday
Academic Calendar Tuesday, January 19, 2016 First day of classes
Academic Calendar Monday, February 15, 2016 Census Day - 20th Day of classes
Academic Calendar Tuesday, February 16, 2016 Start Credit/No Credit *
Academic Calendar Monday, February 29, 2016 Deadline Credit/No Credit *
Academic Calendar Monday, March 14, 2016 First day of Spring Break
Academic Calendar Sunday, March 20, 2016 Last Day of Spring Break
Academic Calendar Thursday, May 5, 2016 Last day of classes
Academic Calendar Friday, May 6, 2016 Stop Day
Academic Calendar Monday, May 9, 2016 First day of Finals
Academic Calendar Friday, May 13, 2016 Last day of Finals
Academic Calendar Sunday, May 15, 2016 Commencement
Academic Calendar Friday, May 20, 2016 Grade Submission deadline -- 11:59 p.m. (excludes Law)
Academic Calendar Friday, May 27, 2016 Law grade submission deadline -- 11:59 p.m.
Add/Drop Monday, January 25, 2016 Last day to add and change sections on-line
Add/Drop Monday, January 25, 2016 Last day to add/change sections without written permission *
Add/Drop Tuesday, January 26, 2016 Add/change of section with written permission begins (off-line) *
Add/Drop Monday, February 8, 2016 First Period Drop ends *
Add/Drop Monday, February 8, 2016 Last day to withdraw/drop without a "W" *
Add/Drop Tuesday, February 9, 2016 Second Period Drop begins *
Add/Drop Monday, February 15, 2016 Last day to add or swap a class *
Add/Drop Monday, April 18, 2016 Last day to withdraw from a class or the University (full semester classes, excluding Law)
Add/Drop Monday, April 18, 2016 Second Period Drop Ends *
Continuing Student Enrollment Thursday, September 24, 2015 Advising begins
Continuing Student Enrollment Thursday, September 24, 2015 Email notification of enrollment appointment time
Continuing Student Enrollment Thursday, September 24, 2015 Enrollment appointment times posted to Student Self-Service
Continuing Student Enrollment Thursday, September 24, 2015 Timetable/Schedule of Classes published to the web
Continuing Student Enrollment Friday, October 16, 2015 Continuing Student Enrollment begins
Continuing Student Enrollment Friday, October 16, 2015 Enrollment Appointments begin
Continuing Student Enrollment Monday, January 18, 2016 Continuing Student Enrollment ends (11:59 p.m.) -- all careers
Graduation Monday, August 3, 2015 Enroll & Pay On-line Application for Graduation available Law, Graduate and Undergraduate students
Graduation Tuesday, March 1, 2016 Last day to submit Application for Graduation and assure inclusion in the Commencement Program and July diploma delivery
Graduation Tuesday, March 1, 2016 Law Application for Graduation deadline
Graduation Tuesday, March 1, 2016 Undergraduate Application for Graduation deadline
Graduation Friday, April 22, 2016 Law Grade Roster creation
Graduation Thursday, May 5, 2016 Grade Roster creation (excludes Law)
Graduation Friday, May 13, 2016 Graduate Application for Graduation deadline
Graduation Friday, June 10, 2016 Course Completion Deadline
Graduation Friday, June 10, 2016 Official Degree list due
Graduation Monday, June 20, 2016 Degrees post to transcripts
Graduation Tuesday, July 5, 2016 Diplomas available
Late Enrollment Tuesday, January 19, 2016 $150 late enrollment fee begins *
Late Enrollment Tuesday, January 19, 2016 First day of Late Enrollment *
Late Enrollment Monday, January 25, 2016 Last day to enroll online *
Late Enrollment Tuesday, January 26, 2016 Petition late enrollment begins (off-line) form available at student's school *
Late Enrollment Monday, February 8, 2016 Last day to request a Petition to Late Enroll form (non TBA, full semester classes)
Late Enrollment Monday, February 15, 2016 Last day petition late enrollment (non TBA, full semester classes)
New Student Enrollment Wednesday, November 11, 2015 GRDL, UGDK, LAW & GRDK New Student Enrollment begins
New Student Enrollment Friday, November 13, 2015 Transfer Orientation and Enrollment (TOE)
New Student Enrollment Wednesday, January 13, 2016 Undergraduate Orientation and Enrollment
New Student Enrollment Thursday, January 14, 2016 Enrollment for new non-degree seeking students (UGDL career), community members and special student populations
New Student Enrollment Thursday, January 14, 2016 Open enrollment for students who have not attended orientation. See the Office of First Year Experience for details.
New Student Enrollment Monday, January 18, 2016 New Student Enrollment ends (11:59 p.m.) -- all careers
Post Semester Saturday, May 21, 2016 Collection of non-posted grades begins for all careers
Post Semester Saturday, May 21, 2016 Grade roster entry access shut off (excludes LAW)
Post Semester Friday, May 27, 2016 Law grade roster entry access shut off
Refunds and Adjustments Thursday, October 1, 2015 First day to submit Fee Adjustment Forms
Refunds and Adjustments Thursday, November 5, 2015 First day to submit residency application
Refunds and Adjustments Monday, January 18, 2016 Last day 100% refund *
Refunds and Adjustments Tuesday, January 19, 2016 First day 90% refund *
Refunds and Adjustments Monday, January 25, 2016 Last day 90% refund *
Refunds and Adjustments Tuesday, January 26, 2016 First day 50% refund *
Refunds and Adjustments Monday, February 15, 2016 Last day 50% refund *
Refunds and Adjustments Tuesday, February 16, 2016 0% refund begins *
Refunds and Adjustments Thursday, February 18, 2016 Tuition Adjustment & Residency Application deadlines

*-Information applies to full semester courses.  Some deadlines may exclude certain schools and colleges. 


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