Academic Calendar


 

 

Spring 2012 semester

  • January 4
    Residence halls open for new students only
  • January 5-6
    Registration for new and readmitted students
     
  • January 6
    Removal date for nonpayment; last day to mail in or fax registration
     
  • January 8
    Residence halls open for returning students at noon
     
  • January 9-13
    Welcome Days for new students  
  • January 9
    Classes begin for spring semester; advising/registration for remaining students
  • January 10
    Late registration begins
      
  • January 16
    Martin Luther King Day Observance
     
  • January 17
    Last day for reinstatement; last day for adding classes; documentation for nonattendance due; late registration ends; last day to change courses to audit status
     
  • January 18
    Effective date for $10 per drop processing fee; effective date for receiving a grade of "W" for dropped courses
     
  • February 9
    Founders Day
  • February 13-16
    Mid-term evaluations administered
  • February 23
    Last day to remove incompletes 
     
  • March 5-9
    Spring Break
     
  • March 5-10
    MEAC Tournament
     
  • March 15
    Priority deadline for filing FAFSA
     
  • March 26-30
    Priority academic advisement period (athletes, honor students and seniors are entitled to priority registration)
     
  • March 28
    Last day to drop classes
     
  • April 2
    Priority preregistration (athletes, honor students and seniors are entitled to priority registration)
      
  • April 3-13
    Preregistration for summer/fall 2012
      
  • April 6-9
    Easter recess
  • April 12
    Honors Day
     
  • April 12
    Last day to withdraw from the University
  • April 14
    Open House
  • April 15
    Exit interview for May graduates due
     
  • April 26
    Last day of classes
     
  • April 27
    Reading Day
     
  • April 30-May 4
    Final exams
     
  • May 4
    Residence halls close for semester
     
  • May 19-20
    Commencement weekend