Undergraduate Academic Calendar 2018 - 2019

Fall Semester 2018
(August 27 - December 15)
July 5 Business Registration begins
July 22 - August 22 JumpStart Program: ASL (Arrival Day - July 22)
July 27 Deadline to submit Consortium Program Authorized Requests for Fall 2018
August 16 - 21 Professional Development Week
    Fall Orientation for New Undergraduate Students
August 19 - 21 Pre-Orientation for:  (Arrival Day - August 19)
   -New students with disabilities
August 20 - 21 Pre-Orientation for:  (Arrival Day - August 20)  
   -New International students
August 20 - 22 Pre-Orientation for: (Arrival Day - August 20)
   -New Honors students
August 22 - 24 New Student Orientation
   - August 22 - Arrival Day / Business Registration for new students
August 26 All residence halls open at 10 a.m. for returning students
August 27 Classes begin
August 27 Deadline to waive health insurance charges
August 27 ADD / DROP period begins (fee charged)
August 28 Late Business Registration begins (fee charged) / Faculty and Staff tuition waiver deadline
August 30 Last day to DROP courses 
August 31 Last day to ADD / AUDIT courses
August 31 Last day for Business Registration
September 3 Labor Day Holiday (no classes)
September 28 Final payment for Fall 2018 charges due (charges must be paid  in full in order to register for Spring 2019 courses)
October 8 - 12 Midterm week
October 12 Financial appeal application deadline for Spring 2019 courses 
October 15 All midterm grades due from Faculty no later than noon
October 15 Last day to change Incomplete grades from previous semester
October 23 Last day to withdraw with WD grades  (forms must be signed  and returned to the Registrar's Office by 4:30 p.m.)
October 29 Course registration begins for Spring 2019 semester for currently enrolled students
November 19 - 23 Fall Break (No classes during the week. University open Monday - Wednesday)
November 30 Graduation application deadline for December 2018 and May/August 2019 graduation
November 30 Deadline to submit Consortium Program Authorized Requests for Fall 2018
December 1 Late Graduation Application begins (fee charged)
December 10 Classes End
December 11 Study Day
December 12 - 15 Final examination period
December 16 All residence halls close at noon and Winter Break begins
December 17 All grades due from Faculty no later than noon
Dec. 25 - Jan. 1 Winter Break (University closed)