Academic Calendar - Fall 2015

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FALL 2015 A&S UG BUS LDST SPCS GRAD BUS LAW
Registration  (Fall 2015 for Continuing Students) Priority: M Mar 30-F Apr 10 T Jul 7 – U Aug 23      T Jul 21--F Jul 24 T-F Apr 14-17;  S-U Apr 18-Aug 23
Extended: S-F Apr 11-24; M-F May 11-Jun 5
Registration for Transfer and Readmitted Students M Jun 8-F Jul 3      
Registration for 1st-Yr Entering Students M Jul 20-F Jul 31      
Registration Adjustments for 1st-Yr Entering and Transfer Students F Aug 21          
International Student Orientation U Aug 16
Faculty Due on Campus W Aug 19 T Aug 18 W Aug 19   T Aug 18 F Aug 21
NEW ENTRANTS ARRIVE W Aug 19       F Aug 14 M Aug 17
Begin Orientation W Aug 19         T Aug 18
RETURNING STUDENTS ARRIVE S Aug 22     M Aug 24
Begin Add/Drop Period M Aug 24 M Aug 24 M Aug 24 M Aug 24
CLASSES BEGIN M Aug 24 M Aug 24 M Aug 24 M Aug 24
Begin Late Payment Fee T Aug 25 T Aug 25 T Aug 25 T Aug 25
LABOR DAY-M Sept 7 Class Day Class Day Class Day Class Day
End Add/Late Registration 5 pm F Sept 4 S Aug 29 F Sept 4 F Sept 4
End No-Record Drop Period 5pm F Sept 4 S Sept 5 F Sept 4 F Sept 11
Last Day to Declare Major/Minor for Fall Term F Sept 4      
End Pass/Fail, Audit Option, 5 pm F Sept 4 Audit Only Audit Only F Sept 4   Audit Only
F Sept 4 F Sept 4 F Sept 4
Last Day to File for May or August Graduation F Sept 25 F Oct 23 F Sept 25 F Sept 25
Family Weekend, Friday-Sunday F-U Oct 2-4
LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW FROM CLASS (See on-line catalog for specifics) F Oct 9 F Oct 9 F Oct 9 F Oct 9
MidSemester F Oct 9 F Oct 9
Begin FALL Break After Last Class/Residence Halls Open F Oct 9 S Oct 10 R Oct 8 Yr 1 & 3:
F Oct 9
Lawyering Skills Workshop           Yr 2: S-T
Oct 9-13
Classes Resume W Oct 14 W Oct 14 W Oct 14 W Oct 14
Deadline  for Readmitted  Student Application F Oct 16      
Begin Spring Registration Advising M Oct 19      
Spring Pre-Registration for Continuing Students Priority: M Oct 26-F Nov 6 T Nov 10 - S Jan 9 M Nov 9 – Priority: T-F Apr 14-17; Ext: S Apr 18-U Jan 10
Extended: S Nov 7-F Dec 4; F Nov 13
W Dec 16-R Jan 7  
Homecoming, Friday-Sunday F- U Oct 30-Nov 1  
Begin THANKSGIVING BREAK After Last Class T Nov 24 T Nov 24 T Nov 24 T Nov 24
Residence Halls Close 12 Noon W Nov 25      
Residence Halls Open 10am U Nov 29      
Classes Resume M Nov 30
LAST DAY OF FALL CLASSES F Dec 4 S Dec 5 R Dec 3 F Dec 4
Study Period S-U Dec 5-6; W Dec 9; U Dec 6 S-U S-U
S-U Dec 12-13 Dec 5-6 Dec 6-7
Fall Term Exams M-T Dec 7-8: R-F Dec 10-11; M-S M-R M-F Dec 7-18
M-T Dec 14-15 Dec 7-12 Dec 7-10
END FALL TERM T Dec 15 S Dec 12 R Dec 10 F Dec 18
Residence Halls Close 12:00 Noon W Dec 16       
Fall Term GRADES DUE 9am F Dec 18 R Dec 17 M Dec 14 Degree Cand: W Jan 6
Other: W Jan 13
End Make-up of Fall I Grade (after Date I becomes F or U) F Jan 29, 2016 F Jan 29, 2016 Midsemester Student's Graduation
Spring 2016
Fall Diploma Date W Dec 30 W Jan 13

Updated 9/2/2015