Academic Calendar Fall

Fall 2016

Fall 2016 Registration begins

April 4

New Student Welcome Night (Lakewood campus)

August 16

International Student Orientation

August 18

15-week weekend classes begin

August 19

15-week session begins* (other classes begin throughout the fall)

August 22

7.5-week Accelerated Session I begins (August 22–October 12)

August 22

Last day to add a 15–week course; without instructor approval

August 26

No classes after 5:00 p.m.

September 2

No classes; Labor Day Weekend (both campuses closed)

September 3–5

Application Deadline for Fall Graduation

September 7

Last day to add a 15–week course; with instructor approval

September 7

Deadline to petition for residency reclassification

September 7

Deadline for credit/audit changes for 15-week classes

September 7

Last day to drop 15-week classes and initiate a tuition refund*

September 7

Tuition Payment due for Fall Semester*
(If you register and do not drop your class, you may be responsible for payment.)

September 7

7.5-week Accelerated Session II begins (October 13–December 13)

October 13

No classes; All-College Development Day

October 18

Last day to drop 7.5-week Accelerated Session II courses and initiate a tuition refund*

October 20

Holds placed on accounts with outstanding balances

October 21

Spring 2017 Registration begins

November 7

Last day to withdraw from 15-week classes (You will be responsible for full payment)

November 15

No classes; Fall Break (both campuses open)

November 21–27

Thanksgiving Holiday (both campuses closed)

November 24

Fall session ends

December 13

Final tuition payment due for fall

December 13

Full-term fall grades are due

December 18

* Certain classes meet outside of the regular semester dates. Drop and withdrawal dates vary for each of these classes, depending on the starting date and the length of the class. See individual course listings in the Schedule for drop and withdrawal dates. Courses are subject to change without notice. Please check the Catalog for the most current course listings.