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2024 Academic Calendar On-campus Programs

01/01/2024
Fall: Winter break; university offices closed
01/15/2024
Spring: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day; no classes, university offices closed
Winter Intersession classes end
01/16/2024
Spring: Spring classes begin
Spring: Winter Welcome
01/17/2024
Spring: Winter Welcome
01/18/2024
Spring: Winter Welcome
01/19/2024
Spring: Winter Welcome
01/29/2024
Spring: Last day to add a spring course, internship, Independent Reading or Research, or Community Service-Learning project
Spring: Last day to drop a spring course for a 100% refund and without a
01/30/2024
Spring: Spring withdrawal period begins (withdraw recorded on record; 50% refund)
01/31/2024
Spring: Last day to submit Health Insurance Waiver for incoming Spring 2024 students
02/06/2024
Spring: Last day to withdraw from a spring course for a 50% refund
02/13/2024
Spring: Last day to withdraw from a spring course for a 25% refund (no refunds after this date)
03/04/2024
Spring: Schedule of Classes for Summer and Fall published
03/10/2024
Spring: Spring break; no classes, university offices open Monday through Friday
03/11/2024
Spring: Spring break; no classes, university offices open Monday through Friday
03/12/2024
Spring: Spring break; no classes, university offices open Monday through Friday
03/13/2024
Spring: Spring break; no classes, university offices open Monday through Friday
03/14/2024
Spring: Spring break; no classes, university offices open Monday through Friday
03/15/2024
Spring: Spring break; no classes, university offices open Monday through Friday
03/16/2024
Spring: Spring break; no classes, university offices open Monday through Friday
03/17/2024
Spring: Spring break; no classes, university offices open Monday through Friday
03/22/2024
Spring: Last day to withdraw from a spring class or change a grade option (end of 10th week)
03/25/2024
Spring: Fall priority registration for graduate students begins
Spring: Last day to apply for spring graduation
Spring: Summer registration begins
03/28/2024
Spring: Fall priority registration for undergraduate students begins
03/29/2024
Spring: Theses and dissertations due in deans' offices for spring degree candidates

Upcoming Dates

04/29/2024
Spring: Spring classes end
Spring: Theses and dissertations due in Registrar's Office for spring degree candidates
04/30/2024
Spring: Spring Study Days; no classes
05/01/2024
Spring: Payment due for summer classes
Spring: Spring Study Days; no classes
Summer: Payment due for summer classes
05/02/2024
Spring: Spring final examinations
05/03/2024
Spring: Spring final examinations
05/04/2024
Spring: Spring final examinations
05/05/2024
Spring: Spring final examinations
05/06/2024
Spring: Spring final examinations
05/07/2024
Spring: Spring final examinations
05/08/2024
Spring: Spring final examinations
05/10/2024
Spring: All full-term spring classes final grades due
Spring: Commencement Weekend Activities (WCL excluded)
05/11/2024
Spring: Commencement Weekend Activities (WCL excluded)
05/12/2024
Spring: Commencement Weekend Activities (WCL excluded)
Spring: Official Degree Award Date
05/13/2024
Summer: Health Insurance Waiver for Annual charge 2024-2025 opens
Summer: Summer classes begin; 7-week (A) and Online Learning I (E) sessions begin
05/20/2024
Summer: First 6-week (B) and 3-week (C) sessions begin
05/24/2024
Summer: Last day to add a summer internship, Independent Reading or Research, or Community Service-Learning project
05/27/2024
Summer: Memorial Day; no classes, university offices closed
06/01/2024
Summer: Last day to apply for summer graduation
06/08/2024
Summer: 3-week (C) session ends
06/19/2024
Juneteenth; no classes, university offices closed
06/29/2024
Summer: 7-week (A), first 6-week (B), and Online Learning I (E) sessions end
07/01/2024
Summer: Second 6-week (D) and Online Learning II (F) session begin
07/04/2024
Summer: Independence Day; no classes, university offices closed
07/19/2024
Summer: Theses and dissertations due in deans' offices for summer degree candidates
08/01/2024
Fall: Payment due for fall classes
Summer: Payment due for fall classes
08/08/2024
Summer: Theses and dissertations due in Registrar's Office for summer degree candidates
08/10/2024
Summer: Second 6-week (D) session ends
08/17/2024
Summer: End of summer sessions
Summer: Summer classes end; Online Learning II (F) session ends
08/20/2024
Fall: New Student Orientation
08/21/2024
Fall: New Student Orientation
08/22/2024
Fall: New Student Orientation
08/23/2024
Fall: New Student Orientation
08/24/2024
Fall: Welcome Week
08/25/2024
Fall: Welcome Week
Summer: Official Degree Award Date (date that appears on August diplomas; no event associated with this date)
08/26/2024
Fall: Fall classes begin
Fall: Welcome Week
08/27/2024
Fall: Welcome Week
08/28/2024
Fall: Welcome Week
08/29/2024
Fall: Welcome Week
08/30/2024
Fall: Welcome Week
08/31/2024
Fall: Welcome Week
09/02/2024
Fall: Labor Day; no classes, university offices closed
09/09/2024
Fall: Last day to add a fall course, internship, Independent Reading or Research, or Community Service-Learning project
Fall: Last day to drop a fall course for a 100% refund and without a "W" recorded
09/10/2024
Fall: Fall withdrawal period begins (withdraw recorded on record; 50% refund)
09/16/2024
Fall: Last day to withdraw from a fall course for a 50% refund
09/23/2024
Fall: Last day to withdraw from a fall course for a 25% refund (no refunds after this date)
09/27/2024
Fall: Family Weekend
09/28/2024
Fall: Family Weekend
09/29/2024
Fall: Family Weekend
09/30/2024
Fall: Schedule of Classes for Spring published
10/11/2024
Fall: Fall Break; no classes, university offices open
10/21/2024
Fall: Spring priority registration for graduate students begins
Fall: Winter Intersession registration begins
10/24/2024
Fall: Spring priority registration for undergraduate students begins
10/31/2024
Fall: Last day to apply for fall graduation
11/01/2024
Fall: Last day to withdraw from a fall course or change a grade option (end of the 10th week)
11/08/2024
Fall: Theses and dissertations due in deans’ offices for fall degree candidates
11/26/2024
Fall: Tuesday classes cancelled; Friday classes meet
11/27/2024
Fall: Thanksgiving holiday; no classes; university offices closed Thursday and Friday
11/28/2024
Fall: Thanksgiving holiday; no classes; university offices closed Thursday and Friday
11/29/2024
Fall: Thanksgiving holiday; no classes; university offices closed Thursday and Friday
11/30/2024
Fall: Thanksgiving holiday; no classes; university offices closed Thursday and Friday
12/01/2024
Fall: Thanksgiving holiday; no classes; university offices closed Thursday and Friday
12/06/2024
Fall: Fall classes end. Theses and dissertations due in Registrar's Office for fall degree candidates
12/07/2024
Fall: Fall Study Days
12/08/2024
Fall: Fall Study Days
12/09/2024
Fall: Fall final examinations
12/10/2024
Fall: Fall final examinations
12/11/2024
Fall: Fall final examinations
12/12/2024
Fall: Fall final examinations
12/13/2024
Fall: Fall final examinations
12/14/2024
Fall: Fall final examinations
12/15/2024
Fall: Fall Commencement Ceremony for August and December graduates
Winter Intersession classes begin
12/17/2024
Fall: All full-term fall classes final grades due
12/23/2024
Fall: Official Degree Award Date (date that appears on December diplomas; no event associated with this date)
Fall: Winter break; university offices closed
12/24/2024
Fall: Winter break; university offices closed
12/25/2024
Fall: Winter break; university offices closed
12/26/2024
Fall: Winter break; university offices closed
12/27/2024
Fall: Winter break; university offices closed
12/28/2024
Fall: Winter break; university offices closed
12/29/2024
Fall: Winter break; university offices closed
12/30/2024
Fall: Winter break; university offices closed
12/31/2024
Fall: Winter break; university offices closed