Spring 2016

January

Fri. 8 Residence halls open 9:00 a.m.-12:00 noon for new students
Fri. 8 New student orientation (B.A./B.S. students only)
Sun. 10 Residence halls open 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. for returning students
Mon. 11 Classes begin (16-week semester & 1st 8-week term)
Mon. 11 Late registration (16-week semester)
Fri. 15 Last day to add courses (by 5:00 p.m., 16-week semester & 1st 8-week term)
Mon. 18 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (no classes)
Wed. 20 Last day to drop a 1st 8-week course without a grade of W
Fri. 29 Last day to drop a 16-week semester course without a grade of W

February

Thu. 4 Declaration of Major is due (B.A./B.S. students only)
Wed. 10 Last day to change to/from a pass/fail grade for 1st 8-week term
Wed. 10 Last day to withdraw from a 1st 8-week course without a grade of F
Fri. 26 *Spring Break begins at 5 p.m. for 16-week semester (Eagle Landing remains open. Other residence halls close at 9 p.m.)
Fri. 26 Last day of classes for 1st 8-week term
Fri. 26 Last day to withdraw from the University (all courses) if registered for a 1st 8-week course (students may not be enrolled for 2nd 8-week session if withdrawing from 1st 8-week session)
Mon. 29 Final examinations begin for 1st 8-week term

March

Fri. 4 Final examinations end for 1st 8-week term
Sun. 6 Residence halls open at 2:00 p.m.
Mon. 7 Spring Break ends; classes for 16-week semester resume
Mon. 7 Classes begin (2nd 8-week term)
Mon. 7 Registration for upcoming Summer semester begins
Fri. 11 Last day to change to/from a pass/fail grade (16-week semester)
Fri. 11 Last day to withdraw from a 16-week course without a grade of F
Fri. 11 Last day to register for 2nd 8-week courses
Sat. 12 Showcase (admissions program)
Mon. 14 – Sun. 27 Exit Survey of currently enrolled graduating students
Wed. 16 Last day to drop a 2nd 8-week course without a grade of W
Mon. 21 Advance registration for upcoming Fall semester begins

April

Fri. 1 Advance registration for upcoming Fall semester ends
Wed. 6 Last day to change to/from a pass/fail grade for 2nd 8-week term
Wed. 6 Last day to withdraw from a 2nd 8-week course without a grade of F
Sat. 9 Multicultural Fair
Fri. 22 Last day of classes for 16-week semester and 2nd 8-week term
Fri. 22 Last day to withdraw from the University if registered for 16-week courses and/or 2nd 8-week courses if no grade has been received in 1st 8-week term
Sat. 23 – Sun. 24 Reading Period
Mon. 25 – Fri. 29 Final examinations begin (16-week semester & 2nd 8-week term)
Sat. 30 All residence halls close at 10:00 a.m. (except for graduating seniors)

May

Fri. 6 Graduate Commencement
Sat. 7 Undergraduate Commencement
Sun. 8 Residence halls close at 10:00 a.m. for graduating seniors
*Out-of-state and international students may contact the Office of Residence Life and Housing to investigate possible housing options during Break.