Academic Calendar

Fall 2014

Labor Day (University closed)

Monday, September 1

Instruction begins

Tuesday, September 2

Last day to add courses

Friday, September 12

Last day to drop courses without record of enrollment

Friday, September 12

Last day to change courses to Audit option

Friday, September 12

Graduate Comprehensive Examination

Saturday, September 20

Last day to add internships, experiential learning projects, individual study, reading and conference, dissertation research

Friday, October 3

Last day to withdraw from courses or change grading option (P/NP or Letter Grade)

Friday, November 7

Last day to change the number of credits in courses with variable credits

Friday, November 7

Thanksgiving recess (Monday to Wednesday, students only, University closed Thursday and Friday)

Monday–Friday,

November 24–28

Deadline to apply for February (following year) graduate Comprehensive Examination

Friday, December 12

Last day of instruction

Saturday, December 13

Final examinations

Monday–Saturday,

December 15–20

All grades due

Thursday, January 1, 2015

Interterm 2015

Instruction begins

Monday, January 5

Last day to add courses

Friday, January 9

Last day to drop courses without record of enrollment

Friday, January 9

Last day to change courses to Audit option

Friday, January 9

Graduate Comprehensive Examination (Food Science only)

Saturday, January 10

Last day to add internships, experiential learning projects, individual study, reading and conference, dissertation research

Tuesday, January 13

Deadline to file Application for Degree Conferral for May 2015

Thursday, January 15

Martin Luther King holiday (University closed)

Monday, January 19

Last day to withdraw from courses or change grading option (P/NP or Letter Grade)

Thursday, January 22

Last day to change the number of credits in courses with variable credits

Thursday, January 22

Last day of instruction and final examinations

Saturday, January 31

All grades due

Wednesday, February 4

Spring 2015

Instruction begins

Monday, February 2

Graduate Comprehensive Examination

Saturday, February 7

Last day to add courses

Friday, February 13

Last day to drop courses without record of enrollment

Friday, February 13

Last day to change courses to Audit option

Friday, February 13

Preferential date for filing for financial aid for 2015–2016

Monday, March 2

Last day to add internships, experiential learning projects, individual study, reading and conference, dissertation research

Friday, March 6

Deadline to apply for May 2015 graduate Comprehensive Examination (Communication Sciences and Disorders only)

Wednesday, March 20

Spring break (Monday through Saturday, students only)

Monday–Saturday,

March 23–28

Deadline to apply for June 2015 graduate Comprehensive Examination (Education and Food Science only)

Wednesday, April 1

Last day to withdraw from courses or change grading option (P/NP or Letter Grade)

Friday, April 17

Last day to change the number of credits in courses with variable credits

Friday, April 17

Last day of instruction

Saturday, May 16

Final examinations

Monday–Saturday,

May 18–23

Commencement

Friday, May 22,

Saturday, May 23

Memorial Day (University closed)

Monday, May 25

Graduate Comprehensive Examination (Communication Sciences and Disorders only)

Saturday, May 30

All grades due

Sunday, May 31

Deadline to file Application for Degree Conferral for August 2015

Monday, June 1

Summer Session I 2015 (6 weeks)

Instruction begins

Monday, June 1

Deadline to file Application for Degree Conferral for August 2015

Monday, June 1

Last day to add courses

Friday, June 5

Last day to drop courses without record of enrollment

Friday, June 5

Last day to change courses to Audit option

Friday, June 5

Graduate Comprehensive Examination (Education and Food Science only)

Saturday, June 6

Last day to add internships, experiential learning projects, individual study, reading and conference, dissertation research

Friday, June 12

Last day to withdraw from courses or change grading option (P/NP or Letter Grade)

Friday, June 26

Last day to change the number of credits in courses with variable credits

Friday, June 26

Independence Day observance (University closed)

Friday, July 3

Deadline to apply for September graduate Comprehensive Examination

Tuesday, July 7

Last day of instruction and final examinations

Saturday, July 11

All grades due

Wednesday, July 15

Summer Session II 2015 (9 weeks)

Instruction begins

Monday, June 1

Deadline to file Application for Degree Conferral for August 2015

Monday, June 1

Graduate Comprehensive Examination (Education and Food Science only)

Saturday, June 6

Last day to add courses

Tuesday, June 9

Last day to drop courses without record of enrollment

Tuesday, June 9

Last day to change courses to Audit option

Tuesday, June 9

Last day to add internships, experiential learning projects, individual study, reading and conference, dissertation research

Friday, June 19

Independence Day observance (University closed)

Friday, July 3

Deadline to apply for September graduate Comprehensive Examination

Tuesday, July 7

Last day to withdraw from courses or change grading option (P/NP or Letter Grade)

Friday, July 10

Last day to change the number of credits in courses with variable credits

Friday, July 10

Last day of instruction and final examinations

Saturday, August 1

All grades due

Wednesday, August 5

Summer Session III 2015 (6 weeks)

Instruction begins

Monday, July 13

Last day to add courses

Friday, July 17

Last day to drop courses without record of enrollment

Friday, July 17

Last day to change courses to Audit option

Friday, July 17

Last day to add internships, experiential learning projects, individual study, reading and conference, dissertation research

Friday, July 24

Last day to withdraw from courses or change grading option (P/NP or Letter Grade)

Friday, August 7

Last day to change the number of credits in courses with variable credits

Friday, August 7

Deadline to file Application for Degree Conferral for January 2016

Saturday, August 15

Last day of instruction and final examinations

Saturday, August 22

All grades due

Wednesday, August 26

Summer Session IV 2015 (12 weeks)

Instruction begins

Monday, June 1

Deadline to file Application for Degree Conferral for August 2015

Monday, June 1

Graduate Comprehensive Examination (Education and Food Science only)

Saturday, June 6

Last day to add courses

Friday, June 12

Last day to drop courses without record of enrollment

Friday, June 12

Last day to change courses to Audit option

Friday, June 12

Last day to add internships, experiential learning projects, individual study, reading and conference, dissertation research

Friday, June 26

Independence Day observance (University closed)

Friday, July 3

Deadline to apply for September graduate Comprehensive Examination

Tuesday, July 7

Last day to withdraw from courses or change grading option (P/NP or Letter Grade)

Friday, July 24

Last day to change the number of credits in courses with variable credits

Friday, July 24

Deadline to file Application for Degree Conferral for January 2016

Saturday, August 15

Last day of instruction and final examinations

Saturday, August 22

All grades due

Wednesday, August 26