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SEMESTER I: FALL 2017

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 24-25 International Graduate Student Orientation 

September 1 New Graduate Student Orientation

September 5 Registration of new students for fall semester & Opening Convocation

September 6 First day of Semester I classes

September 19 Last day to add a course without a fee

October 3 Last day to add a course, change from audit to credit, or change a grade option declaration

October 9 Indigenous People's Day

October 15 Deadline for students on leave to confirm readmission for Semester II 

October 20 Last day to change course from credit to audit

November 7-14 Registration for Semester II

November 22-26 Thanksgiving recess; begins Wednesday at noon

December 1 Deadline for declaring a leave for Semester II

December 8-12 Reading Period

December 12 Classes end for courses not observing the Reading Period & last day to drop a course or to file for an incomplete

December 13-21 Final examination period


SEMESTER II: SPRING 2017

January 1 Last day for payment of charges

January 15 Martin Luther King Jr. holiday; no classes

January 23 Registration for new students for spring semester

January 24 First day of Semester II classes

February 6 Last day to add a course online without a fee

February 17-20 Long weekend; no classes

February 21 Last day to add a course, change from audit to credit, or change a grade option declaration

March 9 Last day to change from credit to audit in a course

March 24 - April 1 Spring recess

April 1 Deadline for students on leave to confirm readmission for Semester I

April 17-24 Registration for Semester I, 2017-18

April 27 - May 8 Reading Period

May 1 Deadline for declaring a leave for Semester I, 2017-18

May 1  Theses of candidates for master’s/Ph.D. degrees in May are due

May 8 Classes end for courses not observing the Reading Period & last day to drop a course or to file for an incomplete

May 9-18 Final examination period

May 27 Commencement

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