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
May 3 – May 9 Deadline for all New Incoming Freshmen and Transfers to pay their housing application fee.
May 15 Application for Graduation-Final Audit for January 2019 graduation opens in NEST.
June 21 Estimated Bill available on TouchNet via NEST for fall 2018. (Tentative Date)
July 15 Insurance Waiver Site opens. All full-time students must have either their own or the University’s health insurance. More Information.
July 30 Adjusted Bills/Statements for fall 2018 available via NEST.
August 1 Parking permits available online for fall 2018.
August 1 Deadline for filing an Application for Graduation-Final Audit for August degrees and/or certificates. (Extended from July 15, 2018)
August 13 Payment for fall 2018 due in the Office of Student Accounts in Red Hawk Central or online via NEST.
August 20 Late fee for Summer Session 2018 bill applied.
August 22 Golden Ticket emailed to residential students. (Tentative Date)
August 22 Registration for the fall 2018 semester for Visiting Students begins.
August 31 – September 2 Move-In Weekend for residential students.
August 31 Registration for the fall 2018 semester for Senior Citizen students begins.
August 31 Registration for the fall 2018 semester for students in the Unemployment Program begins.
September 3 Labor Day Holiday. (No classes)
September 4 Red Hawk Day. (No classes)
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 Deadline for filing an Application for Graduation-Final Audit for January 2019 degrees and/or certificates.
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 5 Late fee applied to outstanding balance for fall 2018 bill.
November 7 Pass/Fail and Audit – Rescind Deadline
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 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 20 End of the fall 2018 semester.
December 20 Payment for Winter Session 2019 due in the Office of Student Accounts in Red Hawk Central or online via NEST.
December 21 Residence Halls close for the semester at 11 a.m.

[Last update: October 8, 2018]