Graduate School

Graduate Academic Calendar

The Graduate School calendar will assist you with planning your schedule.

Additional information and specific deadlines concerning registration, tuition, immunization, and other policies are available on the Registrar's website and on the Controller's website. The Graduate School reserves the right to make any necessary changes to the academic calendar.

Previous Calendars

Spring Semester 2017

Saturday, January 7

New Graduate Student Orientation

Monday, January 9

Spring courses begin

Friday, January 13

Last day to add/drop a class Financial Aid Freeze Dates

Monday, January 16

MLK Jr. Day (University closed)

Tuesday, February 7

Immunization deadline

Saturday, February 11

Graduate Research and Writing Academy

Friday, February 24

Last day students may withdraw from an 8 week graduate course

Wednesday, March 1

Graduation applications for December 2017 due

Friday, March 3

Last day of first 8 week session

Monday-Friday March 6-10

Spring Break

Monday, March 13

2nd 8 week courses begin

Wed-Thur March 15-16

Grad Finale

Monday, March 27

Registration for current graduate students

Tuesday, April 4

Graduate Research Symposium

Thursday, April 13

Last day to withdraw from a regular 15 week graduate course

Friday, April 14

Good Friday Holiday/ University Closed

Friday, April 28

Last day of classes

Friday, May 5

Commencement for Graduate School 7:00 p.m.


Previous Graduate Academic Calendar