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January 2017 Session Academic Calendar & Deadlines

Not all courses conform to the standard session dates. Please see individual courses for exact dates.

Subject to change.

Date Day(s)  
October 9 Sunday Registration begins for all students at 10pm
January 01 Sunday New Year's Day- University Closed
January 03 Tuesday Classes begin
Last day to register or add a course online
January 04 Wednesday Department permission required to add classes. 
Override form required to register
January 05 Thursday Absolute last day to register or add a class
Last day to drop a course without receiving a "W" grade on transcript.
Last day to file the Pass/D/D+/Fail form
Last day to file the Repeat Course form
January 13 Friday Classes end for 2-week session
January 16 Monday Martin Luther King Day- University Closed
January 23 Monday Classes end for 3-week session
Prior to the final exam   Last day to withdraw from a course with instructor's permission

Students are responsible for adhere to the published deadlines. Click the "Fee Information" tab at the top of the page for important information regarding refunds and fees.

Note: Unregistered students who remain in courses will not be allowed to register after this deadline and will forfeit any credits/grades that they feel they are entitled to by virtue of attending the course(s) in question.

Date Day(s)  
December 1 Thursday Bill payment due
December 2 Friday Late payment fee assessed ($50)
January 3 Tuesday 100% Tuition refund
January 4 Wednesday Late registration fee for Continuing Undergraduates begins ($100)
January 4 Wednesday Change of program fee begins ($25)
January 4 Wednesday 75% Tuition Refund
January 5 Thursday 50% Tuition Refund
TBA TBA 25% Tuition Refund

**PLEASE BE AWARE THAT FEES ARE NOT REFUNDABLE ONCE THE TERM BEGINS** 


THE TUITION REFUND SCHEDULE ABOVE ONLY APPLIES TO FULL SEMESTER COURSES. SHORTER DEADLINES APPLY TO SHORTER COURSES. STUDENTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR TUITION & FEES, IN ACCORDANCE WITH UNIVERSITY POLICY, REGARDLESS OF CLASS ATTENDANCE.

NOTE: UNREGISTERED STUDENTS WHO REMAIN IN COURSES WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO REGISTER AFTER THIS DEADLING AND WILL FORFEIT ANY CREDITS/GRADES THAT THEY FEEL THEY ARE ENTITLED TO BY VIRTUE OF ATTENDING THE COURSE(S) IN QUESTION.


Click here for the School of Law Academic Calendar.