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
September 5 First day of classes for the fall 2018 semester.
September 12 Drop deadline for 100% refund/adjustment. Final day for students to drop a full term fall 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.)
September 27 Pass/Fail and Audit Application deadline (to audit courses) for full term fall 2018 semester courses.
October 1 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)
October 6 Last day for Late Registrations for fall 2018
October 12 Health Insurance Waiver submission deadline. (Original deadline date: September 28)
October 15 Winter 2019 registration begins in NEST.
October 29 Spring 2019 schedule of classes available in NEST.
November 1 Deadline for filing an Application for Graduation for January 2019 degrees and/or certificates (Extended from October 1, 2018.)
November 5 Late fee applied to outstanding balance for fall 2018 bill.
November 7 Pass/Fail and Audit – Rescind Deadline for fall 2018.
November 9 Withdrawal deadline no refund/adjustment. Final day for students to withdraw from a full term fall 2018 semester course(s) resulting in a grade of WD and no refund/adjustment of tuition. No course withdrawal permitted after this date.
November 12 Spring 2019 registration begins in NEST.
November 13 Bills/Statements for Winter Session 2019 available on TouchNet via NEST.
November 22-25 Thanksgiving Holiday. (No Classes.)
November 26 Bills/Statements for spring 2019 available on TouchNet via NEST.
December 12 Wednesday designated as a Friday (for Friday day classes only; Wednesday day and evening classes do not meet.)
December 13 Classes end for the fall 2018 semester.
December 14-20 Fall 2018 final examination period.
December 17 Payment for Winter Session 2019 due in the Office of Student Accounts in Red Hawk Central or online via NEST.
December 20 End of the fall 2018 semester.
December 21 Residence Halls close for the semester at 11 a.m.
December 21 Winter Session 2019 classes begin.
December 21 Last day to add a Winter Session 2019 course.
December 21 Deadline to file for graduation for May 2019.
December 24 Last day to drop (100% Adjustments) for Winter Session 2019.
January 3 Last Day to Withdraw (50% Adjustment, WD Grade) for Winter Session 2019.
January 4 Final grades and academic standing for the fall 2018 semester available in NEST.
January 4 Winter 2019 Withdrawal Period (No Financial Adjustment, WD Grade.)
January 7 Last Day to Withdraw (0% Adjustment, WD Grade) for Winter Session 2019.
January 7 Payment for spring 2019 due in the Office of Student Accounts in Red Hawk Central or online via NEST.
January 7 In-Person meetings for Winter Session 2019 Hybrid courses begin.
January 18 Last day of classes for Winter Session 2019.
January 19 Commencement Ceremony for Graduate students. More information.
January 20 Residence Hall open for spring 2019 at 10 a.m.
January 21 Martin Luther King Holiday (No Classes.)
January 22 First day of classes for the spring 2019 semester.
January 29 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 2019-2020 FAFSA priority deadline. Apply now.
February 25 Summer 2019 registration begins in NEST.
March 1 Fall 2019 Housing Deposit Due by 6 p.m.
March 29 Last day to rescind a P/F request for spring 2019.
March 11-17 Spring Recess (No Classes.)
April 8 Registration for fall 2019 begins.
April 19-21 Easter Holiday (No Classes.)
May 7 Tuesday Designated as a Friday (for Friday day classes only; Tuesday day and evening classes do not meet.)
May 7 Classes end for the spring 2019 semester.
May 8 Reading Day (No Classes.)
May 9-15 Spring 2019 final examination period.
May 15 End of the spring 2019 semester.
May 16 Residence Halls close for the semester at 11 a.m.
May 16-18 Convocations.
May 21 Graduate Commencement.
May 24 Undergraduate Commencement.
May 20-June 13 First Four-Week Summer Session (No Friday Classes; 15 class meetings M-R schedule; no class 5/27.)
May 20-June 27 First Six-Week Summer Session (No Friday Classes; 17 class meetings if MTW schedule; 11 class meetings if M/W schedule; 12 class meetings if T/R schedule; no class 5/27.)
May 20-August 8 Twelve-Week Summer Session (No Friday Classes; 11 class meetings if M schedule; 12 class meetings if T schedule; 12 class meetings if W schedule; 11 class meetings if R schedule; no class 5/27 or 7/4.)
May 27 Memorial Day Holiday (No Classes.)
June 17-July 11 Second Four-Week Summer Session (No Friday Classes; 15 classes if M-R schedule; no class 7/4.)
July 1-August 8 Second Six-Week Summer Session (No Friday Classes; 18 class meetings if MTW schedule; 12 class meetings if MW schedule; 11 class meetings if TR schedule.)
July 4 Independence Day Holiday (No Classes.)
July 15-August 8 Third Four-Week Summer Session (No Friday Classes; 16 class meetings M-R.)
August 12-29 Three-Week Summer Session (No Friday Classes; 12 class meetings M-R).

[Last update: November 19, 2018]