Spring Academic Calendars

Spring I & II 8-Week Sessions
Spring I-Alternate 8-Week Session

Key DatesDay2017
Spring I-Alternate Session, Saturday FASTRACK
Open Registration ends at midnight
Friday January 13
Spring I-Alternate Session, Saturday FASTRACK, Session Begins Saturday January 14
Spring I-Alternate Session, Saturday FASTRACK
Late registration and registration change period begins—Late registration fees apply
Saturday January 14
Spring I Session Open Registration ends at midnight Monday January 16
Spring I Session Begins Tuesday January 17
Spring I Session Late registration and registration change period begins—Late registration fees apply Tuesday January 17
Spring I-Alternate Session, Saturday FASTRACK
Late and change registration ends, Last day to withdraw without a "W" grade
Friday January 20
Spring I-Alternate Session, Saturday FASTRACK
Last day to withdraw from class(es) with a Bursar credit of 100%
Friday January 20
Spring I Session Late and change registration ends, Last day to withdraw without a "W" grade Monday January 23
Spring I Session Last day to withdraw from class(es) with a Bursar credit of 100% Monday January 23
Spring I Session Last day to convert from Credit to Audit or visa versa—Last day to request or cancel Pass/No Pass option Tuesday January 24
Spring I-Alternate Session, Saturday FASTRACK 
Last day to withdraw from class(es) with a Bursar credit of 80%
Friday January 27
Spring I Session Last day to withdraw from class(es) with a Bursar credit of 80% Monday January 30
Spring I-Alternate Session, Saturday FASTRACK
Last day to withdraw from class(es) with a Bursar credit of 40% (zero credit thereafter)
Friday February 3
Spring I Session Last day to withdraw from class(es) with a Bursar credit of 40% (zero credit thereafter) Monday February 6
Spring I Session Last day (5 p.m.) to withdraw with a grade of "W," After this date, the penalty grade of "WF" is assigned. Friday February 17
Spring I-Alternate Session, Saturday FASTRACK / Last Day (5 p.m.) to withdraw with a grade of "W," After this date a penalty grade of "WF" is assigned. Friday February 17
Summer registration begins Monday February 13
Ash Wednesday (46 days before Easter): Classes meet. Special worship services available Wednesday March 1
Application for Degree. Last day to file for degrees being awarded December this year   March 1
Spring I-Alternate Session, Saturday FASTRACK  Session Ends Friday March 10
Spring I Session Ends Saturday March 11
Spring Break: No classes Monday–Friday March 13-17
Spring II Session & Saturday FASTRACK  Open Registration ends at midnight Friday March 17
Spring II Session & Saturday FASTRACK  Begins Saturday March 18
Spring II Session & Saturday FASTRACK  Late registration and registration change period begins—Late registration fees apply Saturday March 18
Spring II Session & Saturday FASTRACK  Late and change registration ends, Last day to withdraw without a "W" grade Friday March 24
Spring II Session & Saturday FASTRACK  Last day to withdraw from class(es) with a Bursar credit of 100% Friday March 24
Spring II Session & Saturday FASTRACK  Last day to convert from Credit to Audit or visa versa—Last day to request or cancel Pass/No Pass option Monday March 27
Spring II Session & Saturday FASTRACK  Last day to withdraw from class(es) with a Bursar credit of 80% Friday March 31
Spring II Session & Saturday FASTRACK  Last day to withdraw from class(es) with a Bursar credit of 40% (zero credit thereafter) Friday April 7
Easter Holiday: No classes Thursday evening (classes that start at 4:15 p.m. or later are canceled) through Monday afternoon (classes beginning on or after 4:15 p.m. will be held) Offices closed on Good Friday Thursday–Monday April 13-17
Spring II Session & Saturday FASTRACK  Last Day (5 p.m.) to withdraw with a grade of "W," After this date a penalty grade of "WF" is assigned Friday April 21
Fall Sessions UGRD Registration begins Monday April 3
Spring II Session & Saturday FASTRACK  Session Ends Saturday May 13
Graduation Sunday May 21
Summer Session begins Monday June 5
Fall I Session begins Monday August 21

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