Fall Semester - 2015
Classes Begin, 8 a.m. Monday, August 24
Last Day to Add/Drop a 1st 8-week Class with a Refund
Thursday, August 27
Last Day to Add Classes Thursday, September 3
Last Day to Drop Classes with a Refund Thursday, September 3
Labor Day  Monday, September 7
Last Day to Add/Drop a 1st 8-week Class with a "W" Wednesday, September 30
Advising period begins (may vary by department)
 Wednesday, September 30
Native American Day Holiday  Monday, October 12
Midterm   Friday, October 16
Second 8-week Classes Begin   Monday, October 19
Last Day to Add/Drop a 2nd 8-week Class with a Refund Friday, October 23
 Early Registration Period
Monday, Oct. 26 - Friday, Nov. 13
Last Day to Drop a full term Course with a "W"
Friday, November 6
Veterans Day Holiday   Wednesday, November 11
Thanksgiving Recess Begins   Wednesday, November 25, 5 a.m.
Thanksgiving Recess Ends, Classes Resume Monday, November 30, 8 a.m.
Last Day to Drop a 2nd 8-week Class with a "W" Monday, November 30, 8 a.m.
Last Day of Fall Classes Tuesday, December 8
No Classes Wednesday, December 9
Final Exams Begin   Thursday, December 10
Commencement*
*Graduation Candidates should arrive 45 minutes prior to the start of commencement. 
Saturday, December 12 10 a.m.
Semester Ends   Wednesday, December 16
Final Grades Due Monday, December 21 (by midnight)

 
Spring Semester 2016

  
Classes Start Monday, January 11
Last Day to Add/Drop a 1st 8-week Class with a Refund Thursday, January 14
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Monday, January 18
Last Day to Add Classes Wednesday, January 20 
Last Day to Drop Classes with a Refund  Wednesday, January 20 
President's Day Monday, February 15
Last Day to Drop a 1st 8-week class with a "W"  Thursday, February 18
Academic Advising begins
 Monday, February 22
Spring Break Begins at 5 p.m. Friday March 4
Spring Break Ends. Classes resume at 8 a.m. Monday, March 14
Midterm Monday, March 14
Second 8-Week Classes Begin Monday, March 14
Last Day to Add/Drop a 2nd 8-week Class with a Refund
Thursday, March 17
Easter Recess Begins Friday, March 25 (5 a.m.)
Easter Recess Ends. Classes Resume Monday, March 28 (8 a.m.)
 Early Registration
 Monday, March 28 - Friday, April 22
Last Day to Drop full term Classes with a "W" Tuesday, April 5 
Last Day to Drop a 2nd 8-week class with a "W" Wednesday, April 20 
Last Day of Classes Friday, April 29
Final Exams Begin Monday, May 2
Semester Ends/Residence Halls Close Friday, May 6
Commencement*
*Graduation Candidates should arrive 45 minutes prior to the start of commencement. 
Saturday, May 7  (9:30 a.m.)
Final Grades Due Wednesday, May 11 (by midnight)