Academic Calendar

Academic Calendars

Fall 2014

Any calendar is subject to change when it is determined to be in the best interest of the University to do so.

EVENT

DATE

Enrollment period (including add/drop) Mar 31 - Aug 15
Cancellation deadline at 5 p.m. Aug 15
Classes begin Aug 18
Late enrollment period ($50 late enrollment fee) Aug 18 - 22
Final date to enroll Aug 22
Last date to pay fees/tuition without service charge Sept 15
Final date of classes Dec 5
Final examination period Dec 8 - 12
Final date to pay fees/tuition without $50 late fee Dec 12
Final date of term Dec 12
Final grades due
Dec 16

AUDIT

Change from audit to credit Aug 18 - Aug 29
Change from credit to audit
Aug 18 - Oct 24

DROP/ADD

Final date to add a class Aug 22
No refund on Dropped Courses after this date Aug 29
No record of Grade on Dropped Course Aug 18 - Aug 29
Automatic grade of "W" for a dropped course Sept 1 - 26
Grade of "W" or "F" for a dropped course Sept 29 - Dec 5
Petition to college dean to drop a course (with grade of "W" or "F") Nov 3 - Dec 5

COMPLETE WITHDRAWAL

100% refund on complete withdrawals Aug 18 - Aug 29
No refund on complete withdrawal after this date Aug 29
Automatic grade of 'W' for complete withdrawal Sept 1 - 26
Grade of "W" or "F" on complete withdrawal Sept 29 - Dec 5
Withdrawal - After Financial Aid 60% point in time Oct 25
Final date to withdraw from all courses Dec 5

GRADUATION AND RELATED REQUIREMENTS

Final date to file as a candidate for master's degree Sept 8
Final date to file application for diploma Oct 1
Final date to submit thesis/dissertation reading copy Nov 14
Final date to schedule comprehensive examination Nov 28
Final date to request thesis/dissertation defense Nov 28
Final date for oral defense of thesis/dissertation
Dec 12

HOLIDAYS AND BREAKS

Labor Day Sept 1
**Fall Break Oct 10
Thanksgiving vacation
Nov 26 - Nov 30

INTERSESSION

December Intersession Registration Nov 3 - Dec 12
December Intersession Dec 15 - Jan 9

** Program directors and chairs are responsible for determining who will be allowed to take the holiday due to clinical responsibilities and/or whose absence would disrupt patient care.