Academic Calendar

Fall 2017

Graduate comprehensive examination (computational sciences Ph.D. only)

Saturday, August 26

Instruction begins

Monday, August 28

Labor Day (University closed)

Monday, September 4

Last day to add courses

Friday, September 8

Last day to drop courses without record of enrollment

Friday, September 8

Last day to change courses to Audit option

Friday, September 8

Graduate comprehensive examination

Saturday, September 16

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

Friday, September 29

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

Friday, November 3

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

Friday, November 3

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

Monday–Saturday,

November 20–25

Deadline to apply for February 2018 graduate comprehensive examination

Friday, December 8

Last day of instruction

Saturday, December 9

Final examinations

Monday–Saturday,

December 11–16

All grades due

Monday, January 1, 2018

Interterm 2018

Instruction begins

Tuesday, January 2

Graduate comprehensive examination (food science only)

Saturday, January 6

Last day to add courses

Monday, January 8

Last day to drop courses without record of enrollment

Monday, January 8

Last day to change courses to Audit option

Monday, January 8

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

Tuesday, January 9

Deadline to file Application for Degree Conferral for May and August 2018

Monday, January 15

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (University closed)

Monday, January 15

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

Thursday, January 18

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

Thursday, January 18

Last day of instruction and final examinations

Saturday, January 27

Graduate comprehensive examination (computational sciences Ph.D. only, if needed)

Saturday, January 27

All grades due

Wednesday, January 31

Spring 2018

Instruction begins

Monday, January 29

Graduate comprehensive examination

Saturday, February 3

Last day to add courses

Friday, February 9

Last day to drop courses without record of enrollment

Friday, February 9

Last day to change courses to Audit option

Friday, February 9

Preferential date for filing for financial aid for 2018–2019

Friday, March 2

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

Friday, March 2

Spring break (Monday through Saturday, students only)

Monday–Saturday,

March 19-24

Deadline to apply for June 2018 graduate comprehensive examination (education only)

Wednesday, March 28

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

Friday, April 13

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

Friday, April 13

Last day of instruction

Saturday, May 12

Final examinations

Monday–Saturday,

May 14–19

Commencement

Friday–Sunday,

May 18–20

All grades due

Monday, May 28

Memorial Day (University closed)

Monday, May 28

Summer Session I 2018 (6 weeks)

Instruction begins

Tuesday, May 29

Graduate comprehensive examination (education and food science only)

Saturday, June 2

Last day to add courses

Monday, June 4

Last day to drop courses without record of enrollment

Monday, June 4

Last day to change courses to Audit option

Monday, June 4

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

Monday, June 11

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

Monday, June 25

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

Monday, June 25

Deadline to apply for September graduate comprehensive examination

Tuesday, July 3

Independence Day observance (University closed)

Wednesday July 4

Last day of instruction and final examinations

Saturday, July 7

All grades due

Wednesday, July 11

Summer Session II 2018 (9 weeks)

Instruction begins

Tuesday, May 29

Graduate comprehensive examination (education and food science only)

Saturday, June 2

Last day to add courses

Wednesday, June 6

Last day to drop courses without record of enrollment

Wednesday, June 6

Last day to change courses to Audit option

Wednesday, June 6

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

Monday, June 18

Deadline to apply for September graduate comprehensive examination

Tuesday, July 3

Independence Day observance (University closed)

Wednesday, July 4

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

Tuesday, July 10

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

Tuesday, July 10

Last day of instruction and final examinations

Saturday, July 28

All grades due

Wednesday, August 1

Summer Session III 2018 (6 weeks)

Instruction begins

Monday, July 9

Last day to add courses

Friday, July 13

Last day to drop courses without record of enrollment

Friday, July 13

Last day to change courses to Audit option

Friday, July 13

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

Friday, July 20

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

Friday, August 3

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

Friday, August 3

Deadline to file Application for Degree Conferral for January 2019

Wednesday, August 15

Last day of instruction and final examinations

Saturday, August 18

All grades due

Wednesday, August 22

Summer Session IV 2018 (12 weeks)

Instruction begins

Tuesday, May 29

Graduate comprehensive examination (education and food science only)

Saturday, June 2

Last day to add courses

Monday, June 11

Last day to drop courses without record of enrollment

Monday, June 11

Last day to change courses to Audit option

Monday, June 11

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

Monday, June 25

Independence Day observance (University closed)

Tuesday, July 3

Deadline to apply for September graduate comprehensive examination

Wednesday, July 4

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

Tuesday, July 24

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

Tuesday, July 24

Deadline to file Application for Degree Conferral for January 2019

Tuesday, August 15

Last day of instruction and final examinations

Saturday, August 18

All grades due

Wednesday, August 22

Summer Session V 2018 (8 weeks)

Instruction begins

Monday, June 25

Last day to add courses

Monday, July 2

Last day to drop courses without record of enrollment

Monday, July 2

Last day to change courses to Audit option

Monday, July 2

Independence Day observance (University closed)

Wednesday. July 4

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

Wednesday, July 11

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

Wednesday, August 1

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

Wednesday, August 1

Deadline to file Application for Degree Conferral for January 2019

Wednesday August 15

Last day of instruction and final examinations

Friday, August 17

All grades due

Wednesday, August 22