2013-2014 Academic Calendar

2013-2014 Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar for 2013-2014 Traditional Programs

Fall Session 2013

August 22 New students arrive on campus; new student orientation begins; residence halls open.

August 23 Returning students arrive on campus; residence halls open

August 26 Fall semester begins; add/drop period begins

September 2 Labor Day;university closed; no classes

September 3 Last day to add courses; last day to drop courses and avoid courses appearing on transcript

September 20 Last day to change from credit to audit

October 14-18 Midterm exams

October 23 Midterm grades due

October 25 Midterm grades put on student LCP

October 25 Graduation applications due for May 2014 degree candidates

November 4 Spring registration begins

November 15 Last day to withdraw with “W” on transcripts

November 27 Thanksgiving Eve; no classes

November 28-29 Thanksgiving holiday; university closed; no classes

December 9-13 Final exams

December 13 Fall semester ends

December 14 Residence halls close at noon

December 18 Fall semester grades due

December 25 Christmas holiday; university closed

Spring Session 2014

January 1 New Year’s Day holiday; university closed

January 16 New students arrive on campus; new student orientation begins; residence halls open

January 20 Martin Luther King Jr. holiday; university closed; no classes

January 21 Spring semester begins; add/drop period begins

January 28. Last day to add courses; last day to drop courses and avoid courses appearing on transcript

February 14 Last day to change from credit to audit

February 14 Graduation applications due for August 2014 degree candidates

March 10-14 Midterm exams

March 17-21 Spring break; no classes

March 19 Midterm grades due

March 21 Midterm grades put on student LCP

April 7 Fall registration begins

April 11 Last day to withdraw with “W” on transcripts

April 25 Graduation applications due for December 2014 undergraduate degree candidates

May 12-16 Final exams

May 16 Spring semester ends

May 17 Commencement; residence halls close at noon for students not participating in graduation

May 18 Residence halls close at noon for students participating in graduation

May 21 Spring semester grades due

May 26 Memorial Day holiday; university closed

Summer Session 2014

May 26 Memorial Day; university closed; no classes

June 23 Summer semester begins; add/drop period begins

June 30 Last day to add courses; last day to drop courses and avoid courses appearing on transcript

July 4 Independence Day; university closed; no classes

August 1 Last day to withdraw with “W” on transcripts

August 15 Summer semester ends

August 20 Summer semester grades due