Spring Deadlines at a Glance

These dates are for the regular (15-week) Spring 2018 session. This is not a comprehensive institutional listing of all session deadlines. Deadlines for modular courses can be found at Key Deadlines.

Dates related to tuition payments are set by the Bursar’s Office.


Monday, January 22, 2018
Deadline for students to cancel Spring enrollment and have no Spring term record on transcript

Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Instruction begins

Friday, January 26, 2018
Deadline for students (except Special and Guest) to begin initial Spring term enrollment without $50 late fee

Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Deadline for students to drop Spring term courses without DR, or withdraw for the term without W, on transcript

Friday, February 2, 2018
Deadline for students to begin initial Spring term enrollment (after: need department and academic dean permission)

Friday, February 2, 2018
Deadline for Special and Guest students to begin initial Spring term enrollment without $50 late fee

Friday, February 2, 2018
Deadline for students to add, swap, or change sections in a Spring term course (after: need department permission)

Friday, February 2, 2018
Deadline for students to drop a Spring term course and receive 100% tuition adjustment

Friday, February 16, 2018
Deadline for students to drop a Spring term course and receive 50% tuition adjustment

Friday, February 16, 2018
Deadline for students (except Graduate) to request pass/fail or credit/audit options for a Spring term course

Friday, February 16, 2018
Deadline for students (except Graduate) to change variable credits (after: need instructor permission & dean approval)

Monday, March 19, 2018
Enrollment appointment times for Summer term assigned to students this week

Friday, March 23, 2018
Deadline for students to add or drop a Spring term course (after: need academic dean approval)

Friday, March 23, 2018
Deadline for Graduate students to request pass/fail or credit/audit options for a Spring term course

Friday, March 23, 2018
Deadline for Graduate students to change variable credits (after: need instructor permission & dean approval)

Monday, April 2, 2018
Students begin enrolling for Summer term courses according to their appointment times

Monday, April 2, 2018
Enrollment appointment times for Fall term assigned to students this week

Monday, April 9, 2018
Students begin enrolling for Fall term courses according to their appointment times

Friday, April 20, 2018
Deadline for students (except Graduate) to withdraw from Spring term with W on transcript

Friday, April 20, 2018
Deadline for students to change Honors Optional course status (after: need instructor permission & acad. dean approval)

Friday, May 4, 2018
Last class day

Friday, May 4, 2018
Deadline for Graduate students to withdraw from the Spring term with W on transcript

Sunday, May 13, 2018
Official degree conferral date on diploma for students graduating at the end of Spring term 2018

Thursday, May 17, 2018
Deadline for instructors to submit Spring term final grades by 11:59 pm


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