Campus in the fall with multicolored leaves and landscaping by Kasser Theater.

Important Dates

This web page includes important upcoming deadlines and dates for our students. Please review this information. Any additions will be announced via Red Hawk News sent to your University email account.

Date Event or Deadline
November 3 Pass/Fail Application rescind deadline for full term fall 2017 semester courses.
November 6 Registration for Winter Session 2018 begins.
November 13 Registration for spring 2018 begins.
November 16 Withdrawal deadline. Final day for students to withdraw from a fall 2017 semester course(s) resulting in a grade of WD.
November 20 Bills/Statements for winter 2018 available via NEST.
November 21 Bills/Statements for spring 2018 available via NEST.
November 23 – November 26 Thanksgiving Holiday. (No classes)
December 13 Wednesday, designated as a Friday class day.
December 14 Last day of classes for the fall 2017 semester.
December 15 – December 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.
December 22 Payment for Winter Session 2018 due in the Office of Student Accounts in College Hall, Room 216 or on NEST
December 22 First day of Winter Session 2018.
December 22 Due Date for the Winter Session 2018 tuition and fees. Payment options can be viewed on the Student Accounts website.
December 22 Final date for Graduation Application for degree conferment or certification in May 2018.
December 25 University Closed. (No classes)
January 2 Last day of Winter Session 2018 classes.
January 2 – January 31 Payments begin for those enrolled in a five (5) month Payment Plan on NEST. (More information about payment plans)
January 3 Grades for the fall 2017 semester will be available through NEST.
January 8 Due Date for the spring 2018 semester tuition and fees. Payment options can be viewed on the Student Accounts website.
January 14 Residence Halls re-open for the spring semester.
January 16 First day of classes spring 2018 semester.
January 23 Drop deadline for 100% refund/adjustment. Final day for students to drop a spring 2018 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)
February 1 – February 28 Payments begin for those enrolled in a four (4) month Payment Plan on NEST. (More information about payment plans)
February 6 Pass/Fail and Audit Application deadline (to audit courses) for full term spring 2018 courses.
February 12 Deadline for submission of grade changes for Incompletes received during the fall 2017 semester and Winter Session 2018.
February 20 Withdrawal deadline 50% refund/adjustment. Final day for students to withdraw from a spring 2018 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. (See: Withdrawal Procedures, Deadlines & Refund Policy)
March 1 Deadline for current students to pay their housing application fee.
March 1 – March 31 Payments begin for those enrolled in a three (3) month Payment Plan on NEST. (More information about payment plans)
March 5 – March 11 Spring Recess. (No classes)
March 12 Registration for Summer Session 2018 begins.
March 12 Summer housing applications available
March 18 Course catalog for the fall 2018 semester is available.
March 30 – April 1 Easter Holiday. (No classes)
April 3 Withdrawal deadline no refund/adjustment. Final day for students to withdraw from a spring 2018 semester course(s) resulting in a grade of WD and no refund/adjustment of tuition. No course withdrawal permitted after this date.
April 9 Registration for fall 2018 begins. (Tentative date)
May 1 Last day of classes. Tuesday designated as a Friday (for Friday day classes only; Tuesday day and evening classes do not meet).
May 2 Reading Day. (No classes)
May 3 – May 9 Deadline for all New Incoming Freshmen and Transfers to pay their housing application fee .
May 9 End of the spring 2018 semester.
May 10 All Residence Halls close for the semester.
May 16 Grades for spring 2018 will be available in NEST.
June 1 Deadline for filing an Application for Final Audit for degree conferment or certification for August 2018. More Details

[Last update: November 27, 2017]