Important Dates

Fall 2014 Dates

March 24-
April 4
Fall 2014 Advance Registration
April 7-
Aug. 29
Fall 2014 schedule adjustment period
July 28 Fall 2014 Stafford non-degree registration begins
Aug. 21 Fall 2014 Fredericksburg Campus non-degree registration begins
Aug. 25 First day of classes for Fall 2014
Aug. 29 Last day to register or add full semester courses for Fall 2014. Must complete by 5 p.m.
Sept. 1 Registration to audit classes
Sept. 12 Last day to register for internships and individual study courses
Last day to drop a course without receiving a grade of W. Must complete by 5 p.m.
Sept. 23 Major declaration cards due
Oct. 13-14 Fall break
Oct. 24 Last day to change to or from a pass/fail grade
Last day to withdraw from a course without receiving an F
Oct. 27-
Nov. 7
Advance Registration Period for Spring 2015
Nov. 26-30 Thanksgiving Break begins (Eagle Landing remains open. Other residence halls close at l0:00 a.m. Wednesday and reopen at 2:00 p.m. Sunday)
Dec. 5 Deadline for removal of incompletes from Summer and Spring 2014
Last day to withdraw from the University for Fall 2014
Last day of classes for Fall 2014
Dec. 8-12 Fall 2014 Final Examinations
Dec. 13 Residence Halls close at 10 a.m.
Jan. 12 First day of classes for Spring 2015
April 27-
May 1
Final examinations for Spring 2015
May 8 Spring 2015 Graduate Commencement
May 9 Spring 2015 Undergraduate Commencement
May 11 Summer 2015 Term begins

First Eight-Week Session

March 24 Fall 2014 Advance Registration begins for continuing graduate students
May 15 Registration begins for new graduate students registering for graduate courses
Aug. 25 First day of classes for first eight-week session
(Courses may not be added after the first class meeting without permission of Instructor)
Sept. 3 Last day to drop a course from first eight-week session without a grade of W
Sept. 19 Last day to change to or from a pass/fail grade for first eight-week session
Last day to withdraw from a course for first eight-week session without receiving an F
Oct. 10 Last day of classes for first eight-week session
Last day to withdraw from first eight-week session (all courses)
(Students may not be enrolled for second eight-week session if withdrawing from first eight-week session)
Oct. 13-17 Final examinations for first eight-week session

Second Eight-Week Session

Oct. 20 First day of classes for second eight-week session
(Courses may not be added after first class meeting without permission of Instructor)
Oct. 29 Last day to drop a course from second eight-week session without a grade of W
Nov. 14 Last day to change to or from pass/fail grade for second eight-week session
Last day to withdraw from a course for second eight-week session without receiving an F
Nov. 26-30 Thanksgiving Break begins (Eagle Landing remains open. Other residence halls close at l0:00 a.m. Wednesday and reopen at 2:00 p.m. Sunday)
Dec. 5 Last day of classes for second eight-week session
Last day to withdraw for the semester for students registered for second eight-week session, if only registered for courses in the second eight-week session
Dec. 8-12 Final examinations for second eight-week session

 

Upcoming Highlights

August 25 First day of Fall 2014 classes
October 13-14 Fall break
November 26-30 Thanksgiving break
December 5 Last day of classes for Fall 2014
December 8-12 Final Exam period for Fall 2014
January 12, 2015 First day of Spring 2015 classes
May 8, 2015 Spring 2015 Graduate Commencement
May 9, 2015 Spring 2015 Undergraduate Commencement
May 11, 2015 Summer 2015 Term begins

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