Undergraduate Catalog

Colleges

Academic Calendar
2012-2013

* NOTE: The fall and spring dates below pertain to full-term courses. The calendar for condensed courses may differ from what is printed below. Please reference the Registrar's Office website for course and term definitions and pertinent Academic Calendar dates for courses not conforming to the beginning and ending dates outlined below.

Summer Session 2012 (five-week condensed terms)

First Term - June 4, 2012 to July 6, 2012*

Late registration for first term June 4 - 5
Classes begin June 4
Last day to officially withdraw/drop courses with full reduction of tuition and fees June 5
Last day to register and add courses/change sections June 5
Last day to officially withdraw/drop courses with 80 percent reduction of tuition June 8
Preregistration for freshmen for fall semester May through August
Last day to drop courses with a “W” or change from credit to audit June 29
Holiday (Wednesday) July 4
First term ends July 6

Second Term - July 9, 2012 to August 10, 2012*

Late registration for second term July 9-10
Classes begin July 9
Last day to officially withdraw/drop courses with full reduction of tuition and fees July 10
Last day to register and add courses/change sections July 10
Last day to officially withdraw/drop courses with 80 percent reduction of tuition July 13
Last day to drop courses with a “W” or change from credit to audit August 3
Second term ends August 10
Graduation August 11

Fall Semester 2012 - August 22, 2012 to December 11, 2012*

Registration August 20 - 21
Classes begin August 22
Last day to officially withdraw/drop courses with full reduction of tuition/fees August 28
Last day to register and add courses/change sections August 28
Labor Day holiday September 3
Last day to officially withdraw/drop courses with 80 percent reduction of tuition September 26
Mid-term October 10
Deadline for degree audit (transcript evaluation), December 2013 graduates October 12
Preregistration for spring semester November
Thanksgiving holidays 7:00 a.m., November 21 - 7:00 a.m., November 26
Last day to drop courses with a “W“ or change from credit to audit November 26
Reading Day December 4
End of course examinations 6:00 a.m., December 5 - 9:00 p.m., December 11
Graduation December 15

Spring Semester 2013 - January 14, 2013 to May 7, 2013*

Registration January 10 - 11
Classes begin January 14
Last day to officially withdraw/drop courses with full reduction of tuition/fees January 18
Last day to register and add courses/change sections January 18
Martin Luther King Day holiday January 21
Last day to officially withdraw/drop courses with 80 percent reduction of tuition February 18
Mid-term March 4
Deadline for degree audit (transcript evaluation), May 2014 graduates March 6
Spring holidays 7:00 a.m., March 18 to 7:00 a.m., March 25
Deadline for degree audit (transcript evaluation), summer 2014 graduates April 1
Preregistration for fall semester April
Last day to drop courses with a “W” or change from credit to audit April 19
Reading Day April 30
End of course examinations 6:00 a.m., May 1 to 9:00 p.m., May 7
Graduation May 11

Summer Session 2013 (five-week condensed terms)
(tentative)

First Term - June 3, 2013 to July 5, 2013*

Late registration for first term June 3 - 4
Classes begin June 3
Last day to officially withdraw/drop courses with full reduction of tuition and fees June 4
Last day to register and add courses/change sections June 4
Last day to officially withdraw/drop courses with 80 percent reduction of tuition June 7
Preregistration for freshmen for fall semester May through August
Last day to drop courses with a “W” or change from credit to audit June 28
Holiday (Thursday) July 4
First term ends July 5

Second Term - July 8, 2013 to August 9, 2013*

Late registration for second term July 8 - 9
Classes begin July 8
Last day to officially withdraw/drop courses with full reduction of tuition and fees July 9
Last day to register and add courses/change sections July 9
Last day to officially withdraw/drop courses with 80 percent reduction of tuition July 12
Last day to drop courses with a “W” or change from credit to audit August 2
Second term ends August 9
Graduation August 10