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Academic Calendar

Note:  Please be advised that the Academic Calendars listed below are subject to change. The Academic Calendars are in Adobe PDF format. You must have Adobe Reader to access the calendars.

Spring 2014

 
 
Further information regarding advising, registration, and tuition/fee payment is available under Important Dates & Deadlines.  The Final Exam Schedules can be accessed here.
 

Spring 2014 Academic Calendar
Deadline to Pay Tuition/Fees and
     Retain Schedule (4:30 pm)
January 6
Semester Begins January 13
Classes Begin January 15
Holiday: Martin Luther King Day
     (Offices Closed)
January 20
Last Day for Adding Classes January 22
Last Day to Apply for Candidacy January 24
Last Day to Apply for Graduate Degree February 4
Last Day to Apply for Baccalaureate Degree February 4
14th Class Day (adjusted due to school
     closure)
February 7
Graduate Foreign Language Examinations February 6
Holiday: Mardi Gras (adjusted due to school
     closure)
March 3-4
Classes Resume March 5
Last Day to Drop with Grade of W March 12
Advising Session for Summer/Fall March 17-28
Graduate Foreign Language Examinations April 7
Last Day to Apply for Graduate Degree
     or Baccalaureate Degree (Summer
     graduation)
April 9
Last Day to Resign from the University April 10
Last Day to Change an Incomplete Grade,
     Earned in the Fall 2013 or Winter
     Intersession 2013, Before It Becomes a
     Permanent Grade of 'F'
April 10
Last Day to Complete Graduate Written Examinations April 17
Last Day to Complete Oral Examinations April 17
Holiday:  Easter/Spring Break April 18-27
Last Day to Submit Final Copies of Theses
     or Dissertations
April 21
Last Day of Classes May 2
Dead Days: No organized activities scheduled
     by any campus organization and no
     exams in classes except for make-up
     exams and finals in laboratory courses,
     which consists of laboratory experience
     only.
April 30 (8 pm)-
May 4
Final Examinations
     Exams
     Mid-Exam Study Day
     Exams Continue
 
May 5-6
May 7
May 8-9
Spring Commencement Exercises May 17
Semester Ends May 17

Summer 2014 Academic Calendar
Last Day to Apply for Degree April 9
Deadline to Pay Tuition/Fees and
     Retain Schedule (4:30 pm)
May 29
Semester Begins June 4
Classes Begin June 9
Last Day for Adding Classes June 11
7th Class Day June 17
Last Day to Apply for Candidacy July 2
Holiday: Independence Day July 4
Graduate Foreign Language Examinations July 14
Last Day to Drop with Grade of W July 17
Last Day to Resign from the University July 17
Last Day to Submit Final Copies of
     Theses and Dissertations
July 25
Last Day to Complete Graduate Written Examinations July 25
Last Day to Complete Oral Examinations July 25
Last Day of Classes July 30
Final Examinations July 31-August 1
Session Ends August 1
Summer Commencement Exercises August 8

 


Fall 2014 Academic Calendar
Deadline to Pay Tuition/Fees and
     Retain Schedule (4:30 pm)
August 13
Semester Begins August 20
Classes Begin August 25
Last Day for Adding Classes
August 29
Holiday:  Labor Day (Offices Closed) September 1
Last Day to Apply for Graduate Degree September 9
Last Day to Apply for Baccalaureate Degree September 9
Last Day to Apply for Candidacy September 12
14th Class Day September 12
Graduate Foreign Language Examinations September 22
Holiday: Fall Holiday (subject to change) October 9-10
Last Day to Drop with Grade of W October 13
Advising Session for Spring Begins October 20-31
Last Day to Resign from the University
November 6
Last Day to Change an Incomplete Grade,
     Earned in the Spring/Summer 2013
     Before It Becomes a Permanent Grade
     of 'F'
November 6
Graduate Foreign Language Examinations November 10
Last Day to Submit Final Copies of Theses
     or Dissertations
November 18
Last Day to Complete Graduate Written
     Examinations
November 25
Last Day to Complete Oral Examinations
November 25
Holiday: Thanksgiving (Offices Closed) November 27-28
Dead Days: No organized activities scheduled
     by any campus organization and no
     exams in classes except for make-up
     exams and finals in laboratory courses,
     which consists of laboratory experience
     only.
December 3 (8pm) - December 7
Last Day of Classes
December 5
Final Examinations
     Exams
     Mid-Exam Study Day
     Exams Continue
 
December 8-9
December 10
December 11-12
Fall Commencement Exercises December 19
Semester Ends December 19