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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 27-28 International Graduate Student Orientation 

September 4 New Graduate Student Orientation

September 8 Registration of new students for fall semester & Opening Convocation

September 9 First day of Semester I classes

September 22 Last day to add a course without a fee

October 6 Last day to add a course, change from audit to credit, or change a grade option declaration

October 12 Fall Weekend

October 16 Last day to change course from credit to audit

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

November 3-10 Registration for Semester II

November 25-29 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 12-21 Final examination period


SEMESTER II

January 1 Last day for payment of charges

January 18 Martin Luther King Jr. holiday; no classes

January 26 Registration for new students for spring semester

January 27 First day of Semester II classes

February 9 Last day to add a course online without a fee

February 20-23 Long weekend; no classes

February 24 Last day to add a course, change from credit to audit, or change a grade option declaration

March 26 - April 3 Spring recess

April 19-26 Registration for Semester I, 2016-17

April 29 - May 10 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 10 Classes end for courses not observing the Reading Period & Last day to drop a course or to file for an incomplete

May 11-20 Final examination period

May 29 Commencement

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