Important Dates

Summer/Fall 2017

Please review this web page before any deadlines. Any additions will be announced via Red Hawk News.

April 7 Bill/Statements for Summer Session 2017 tuition and fees will be posted to NEST. Invoices will not be mailed; students should obtain billing and payment information via NEST.
May 1 Summer Parking Permits available online. (View website)
May 15 Due date for summer 2017: If you register for Summer Sessions courses after Monday, May 15 the due date for payment is the first day of classes for the specific session in which you are registered.
May 15 - June 1 First Three-Week Summer Session (No Friday Classes; 11 class meetings Monday-Thursday schedule; no class May 29.)
May 15 - June 8 First Four-Week Summer Session (No Friday Classes; 15 class meetings Monday-Thursday schedule; no class May 29.)
May 16 - August 4 Twelve-Week Summer Session (No Friday or Saturday Classes; 10 class meetings if Monday schedule; 12 class meetings if Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday schedule; no class May 30, July 4.)
May 17 Spring 2017 grades posted on NEST.
May 18 Transfer Student Orientation: 10 a.m.
May 22 Academic Standing will be posted in NEST.
May 22 - June 30 Six-Week Summer Session (No Friday Classes; 17 class meetings if Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday schedule; 11 class meetings if Monday/Wednesday schedule; 12 class meetings if Tuesday/Thursday schedule.)
May 22 Graduate Commencement Ceremony: 7 p.m., NJ Performing Arts Center, Newark, NJ 07102.
May 25 Undergraduate Commencement: 9 a.m., Prudential Center, Newark, NJ 07102.
May 29 Memorial Day (No classes.)
June 8 Transfer Student Orientation: 3:30 p.m.
June 12 - July 6 Second Four-Week Summer Session (No Friday Classes; 15 class meetings Monday-Thursday schedule; no class July 3, 4.)
June 12 - August 3 Eight-Week Summer Session (No Friday Classes; 23 class meetings if Monday/Tuesday/Thursday schedule; 15 class meetings if Monday/Wednesday schedule; 16 class meetings if Tuesday/Thursday schedule.)
June 19 Transfer Student Orientation: 10 a.m.
June 21 Orientation: Honors Program and Red Hawk Advantage.
June 29 Orientation: College of Education and Human Services.
June 30 Deadline for submission of grade changes for Incompletes received during the Spring 2017 semester.
July 3-4 Independence Day (No classes, Campus and Administrative Offices will be open on July 3.)
July 5 - August 3 Five-Week Summer Session (No Friday Classes; 14 class meetings if Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday schedule; 9 class meetings if Monday/Wednesday schedule; 10 class meetings if Tuesday/Thursday schedule.)
July 6 Orientation: College of the Arts
July 7 Orientation: College of the Arts
July 10 Transfer Student Orientation: 3:30 p.m.
July 11 Orientation: Undeclared students.
July 10 - August 3 Third Four-Week Summer Session (No Friday Classes; 16 class meetings Monday-Thursday schedule.)
July 12 Orientation: College of Humanities and Social Sciences.
July 13 Orientation: College of Humanities and Social Sciences.
July 18 Orientation: Feliciano School of Business.
July 19 Orientation: Undeclared students.
July 20 Orientation: Undeclared students.
July 24 Transfer Student Orientation: 10 a.m.
July 25 Orientation: College of Science and Mathematics - Biology, Marine Biology, Coastal Sciences.
July 26 Orientation: College of Science and Mathematics - all majors except Biology, Marine Biology, and Coastal Sciences.
July 27 Orientation: Undeclared students.
August 1 Fall Parking Permits available online. (View website)
August 7 - 24 Second Three-Week Summer Session (No Friday Classes; 12 class meetings Monday-Thursday schedule).
August 15 Transfer Student Orientation: 3:30 pm.
August 30 Transfer Student Orientation: 10 a.m.
September 3 Move-in Day for new students.
September 4 Labor Day (No classes.)
September 5 Move-in Day for returning students.
September 5 Red Hawk Day! (No classes.)
September 6 First day of classes for fall 2017 semester.
September 6 - 13 Final Add /Drop Period for fall 2017 semester courses.
September 13 Drop deadline for 100% refund/adjustment. Final day for students to drop a fall 2017 semester course(s) resulting in 100% refund/adjustment of tuition. Courses dropped at 100% may be processed either through NEST or by submitting written notice to the Office of the Registrar. (see: Withdrawal Procedures, Deadlines & Refund Policy). 50% refund/adjustment will be issued between September 14 - October 4, 2017.
September 28 Pass/Fail and Audit Application deadline (to audit courses) for full term fall 2017 semester courses.
October 1 Deadline for filing an Application for Graduation-Final Audit for January degrees and/or certificates.
October 4 Withdrawal deadline 50% refund/adjustment. Final day for students to withdraw from a fall 2017 semester course(s) resulting in a grade of WD and a 50% refund/adjustment of tuition. Withdrawals may be processed either through NEST or by submitting written notice to the Office of the Registrar. No refund/adjustment issued after this date.
October 13 Deadline for submission of grade changes for Incompletes during Summer Sessions 2017.
October 14 Homecoming
November 3 Pass/Fail Application rescind deadline for full term fall 2017 semester courses.
November 6 Registration for winter 2018 begins (tentative date.)
November 13 Registration for spring 2018 begins (tentative date.)
November 16 Withdrawal deadline no refund/adjustment. Final day for students to withdraw from a fall 2017 semester course(s) resulting in a grade of WD and no refund/adjustment of tuition. No course withdrawal permitted after this date.
November 23 - 26 Thanksgiving Holiday (No classes.)
December 1 Deadline for filing an Application for Graduation-Final Audit for May degrees and/or certificates
December 13 Wednesday, designated as a Friday class day.
December 14 Last Day of Classes.
December 15 - 21 Final Examinations for fall 2017 semester. (See Final Exam Schedule - fall.)
December 21 End of fall 2017 semester.
December 22 Instructor deadline for submission of fall 2017 final grades.
January 3 Grades for the fall 2017 semester will be available through NEST.
February 16 Deadline for submission of grade changes for Incompletes received during the fall 2017 semester.
May 1 Deadline for filing an Application for Graduation-Final Audit for August degrees and/or certificates.