Graduate Academic Calendar

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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.

2018 Fall

Note: UNC Pembroke reserves the right to make any necessary changes in the academic calendar.

Tuesday, August 14 Graduate School Orientation, Moore Hall, 5 p.m.

Wednesday, August 15

Fall Classes Begin

Tuesday, August 21

Last day to drop/add courses

Monday, September 3

Labor Day (University Closed)

Friday, October 5

Last day to withdraw from 1st 8-week courses

Monday, October 8 Spring 2019 Graduation - Application Due

Friday, October 12

Last day of first 8 week session

Monday, October 15

First 8-week course grades due

Monday, October 15

Second session 8-week courses begin

Wednesday, October 17

Last day to drop/add second session 8-week courses

 Thursday-Saturday, October 11-13

Fall Break

Monday-Friday, October 22-26


Wednesday-Thursday, October 17-18

Grad Finale (Pick up regalia, tickets, pre-graduation celebration!)

Monday-Friday, October 29-November 1

Pre-Registration for Spring (currently enrolled students)

Wednesday, November 21

Last day to withdraw from regular session courses

Wednesday, November 21

No classes

Thursday-Saturday November 22-24

Thanksgiving Holiday Break

Wednesday, November 30

Last day to withdraw from second session 8-week courses

Friday, December 7

Last day of classes

Monday-Friday, December 10-14

Final Exams

Friday, December 14

Commencement for The Graduate School 7:00 pm

Graduate Students in the Accelerated MBA program will have different registration, drop/add and withdrawal dates.