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SEMESTER I

August 1 Last day for Graduate School to receive:

  • Final transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate work in progress at time of application
  • Last day for payment of charges

August 21-22 International Graduate Student Orientation 

August 29 New Graduate Student Orientation

September 2 Registration of new students for fall semester & Opening Convocation

September 3 First day of Semester I classes

September 16 Last day to add a course without a fee

September 30 Last day to add a course, change from audit to credit, or change a grade option declaration

October 13 Fall Weekend

October 17 Last day to change course from credit to audit

November 1 Deadline for students on leave to confirm readmission for Semester II

November 4-11 Registration for Semester II

November 26-30 Thanksgiving recess; begins Wednesday at noon

December 1 Deadline for declaring a leave for Semester II

December 7-11 Reading Period

December 11 Classes end for courses not observing the Reading Period & Last day to drop a course or to file for an incomplete

December 12-20 Final examination period


SEMESTER II

January 1 Last day for payment of charges

January 19 Martin Luther King Jr. holiday; no classes

January 20 Registration for new students for spring semester

January 21 First day of Semester II classes

February 3 Last day to add a course online without a fee

February 14-17 Long weekend; no classes

February 18 Last day to add a course, change from credit to audit, or change a grade option declaration

March 21-29 Spring recess

April 14-21 Registration for Semester I, 2015-16

April 24-May 5 Reading Period

April 30 Deadline for declaring a leave for Semester I

May 1 Deadline for students on leave to confirm readmission for Semester I & Theses of candidates for master’s/Ph.D. degrees in May are due

May 5 Classes end for courses not observing the Reading Period & Last day to drop a course or to file for an incomplete

May 6-15 Final examination period

May 25 Commencement

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