Dates to Remember – Fall 2017

 

Date Remember
August 22, 2017 Instruction and registration begin.
September 4, 2017 Labor Day—campus closed.
September 12, 2017 Last day to drop and be eligible for a full refund.
September 13 – 19, 2017 65% refund available for drops during these dates. No refunds are granted after September 19, 2017.
September 19, 2017 Last day to add a class. Last day to change grading option. Last day to drop without a serious and compelling reason and without a grade of "W" (withdrawal) listed on University transcript. Last day to drop/withdraw and be eligible for a 65% refund. Only classes meeting for the full semester are eligible for a 65% refund. No refunds are granted after this date.
September 20 – November 14, 2017 Serious and Compelling Drop/Withdrawal Period. All drops/withdrawals must be for a serious and compelling reason which makes it impossible for the student to complete course requirements. Student must provide written documentation that substantiates the condition. The reason must be acceptable to and verified by the instructor(s) of record and the department chair(s) who must both sign the form. Once the form is filled out and appropriate signatures obtained, submit form and documentation to Continuing and Global Education.
November 14, 2017 Last day to drop classes for a serious and compelling reason (no refunds allowed). Only complete withdrawal from all classes, for circumstances beyond student's control, may be permitted after this date.
November 15 – December 6, 2017 Last three weeks of semester. Drops/withdrawals are NOT permitted except in cases such as accident or serious illness where the cause of the withdrawal is due to circumstances clearly beyond the student's control and the assignment of an Incomplete is not practical. Student must provide written documentation and obtain approval signatures from each instructor and department chair, AND the Dean of Undergraduate/Graduate Studies. Once the form is filled out and appropriate signatures obtained, submit form and documentation to Continuing and Global Education.
November 22, 2017 Thanksgiving Recess—no classes, offices open.
November 23-24, 2017 Thanksgiving—campus closed.
December 6, 2017 Last day of instruction. Last day to drop/withdraw for circumstances clearly beyond student's control. Instructor, department chair and Dean of Undergraduate/Graduate Studies signatures required.
December 11 – 14, 2017 Semester final examinations.
December 20, 2017 Fall 2017 semester ends.