Important Dates

 

Spring 2016

Oct 26 – Nov 6 ……………………………………………………………………….Spring 2016 Advance Registration

Nov 9 – Jan 15 ……………………………………………………………. Spring 2016 schedule adjustment period

Nov 30 …………………………………………………….. Spring 2016 Stafford non-degree registration begins

Dec 4 ……………………………….Deadline for removal of incompletes from Spring and Summer 2015
Dec 4 ……………………………………………………… Last day to withdraw from the University for Fall 2015
Dec 4 ………………………………………………………………………………………………. Last day of classes Fall 2015
Dec 7 – 11 ……………………………………………………………………………………….. Fall 2015 Final Examinations

Jan 7 ………………………………. Spring 2016 Fredericksburg Campus non-degree registration begins

Jan 11 …………………………………………………………………………………… First day of classes for Spring 2016
Jan 15 ….. Last day to register or add full semester courses for Spring 2016. Must complete by 5 p.m.

Jan 19……………………………………………………………………………………………… Registration to audit classes

Jan 29 ……………………………………..Last day to register for internships and individual study courses

Jan 29 …….. Last day to drop a course without receiving a grade of W. Must complete by 5 p.m.

Feb 4……………………………………………………………………………………. BA/BS Major declaration forms due

Feb 29 – March 4……………………………………………………………………………………………………… Spring Break

March 18 …………………………………………………………… Last day to change to or from a pass/fail grade

March 18 ………………………………………… Last day to withdraw from a course without receiving an F

March 21 – April 1………………………………………………………. Advance Registration Period for Fall 2016
April 22……………………………………………………… Deadline for removal of incompletes from Fall 2015
April 22……………………………………………… Last day to withdraw from the University for Spring 2016
April 22…………………………………………………………………………………. Last day of classes for Spring 2016
April 25 – 29 ………………………………………………………………………………. Spring 2016 Final Examinations

April 30……………………………………………………………………………………… Residence Halls close at 10 a.m.

May 6……………………………………………………………………………. Spring 2016 Graduate Commencement

May 7 ……………………………………………………………………Spring 2016 Undergraduate Commencement

May 9………………………………………………………………………………………………..Summer 2016 Term begins

Aug 29………………………………………………………………………………………..First day of classes for Fall 2016
Dec 12 – 16 …………………………………………………………………………………Final examinations for Fall 2016

Summer 2016

March 7……………………………………………………………….Registration begins

 

MAY/JUNE TERM

May 13……………………………………………………..Residence halls open 10 a.m.

May 16………………………………………………………………………Classes begin

May 18…………………….Last day to register or add classes for the May/June term

May 18……… No class meetings for courses taught on the Fredericksburg campus

(Virginia Academy of Science meetings) Daytime classes are made up on Friday, May 20.

Evening classes will be made up on the first open evening (contact course instructor)

May 20…………………………Last day to receive a 100% refund for dropped class

May 24…………………………………Last day to drop a course without grade of “W”

May 25………………………..Last day to receive a 50% refund for dropped classes;

No refund after this date for dropped classes

May 30………………………………………..Memorial Day holiday; no class meetings

Daytime classes are made up on Friday, June 3. Evening classes will

be made up on the first open evening (contact course instructor)

May 31………Last day to withdraw from a course without an automatic grade of “F”;

May 31……………………………………………….Last day to change a class to/from pass/fail.

June 14………………………………….………………….Last day of classes for May/June term;

June 14…………………………………………….Last day to withdrawn from May/June term.

June 15………………………………………………………………………..Reading Day

June 16………………………………………………………………………………Exams

June 17………..Residence halls close 10 a.m. (for May/June session only students)

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