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Winter 2018 | Spring 2018 | Summer 2018 | Fall 2018

For variable-length classes, please see individual class descriptions for deadlines.

Winter 2018

WedOct 18Winter registration begins
ThursDec 21Last day for new non-degree students to submit enrollment application for Winter
TuesDec 19Preview Week for Online (Blackboard)Classes begins
TuesDec 26Online Winter classes begin*
ThursDec 28Add/Drop ends
ThursDec 28Last day for 100% refund (less registration fee)
ThursDec 28Offices Closed
FriDec 29Offices Closed
FriDec 29Withdrawal period begins
SunDec 31Holiday Recess begins
MonJan 1, 2018New Year's Holiday - Offices Closed
TuesJan 2Classes resume; University offices reopen
MonJan 8Mid-semester - Withdraw with a "W" ends
MonJan 8Last day for 50% refund (less registration fee)
WedJan 10Grade Rosters available to instructors (approximate)
MonJan 15Martin Luther King Holiday - Offices Closed; No Classes
SatJan 20Last day of classes
WedJan 24Final grades due on SPIRE by 11:59 pm
ThursJan 25Grades posted to student records
SatJan 27Grades show on transcripts

*NOTE: Face-to-face classes will begin Jan. 2 or later, and will be dynamically-dated (i.e. Add/Drop and refund dates based on actual class dates).

Spring 2018

MonNov 6CPE Spring registration begins (matriculated students - check SPIRE for enrollment appt date/time)
MonJan 15Martin Luther King Holiday - Offices Closed
MonJan 15Preview Week for Online (Blackboard) Classes begins
TuesJan 16Univ Day Open Course Registration begins (Course list available on web)
MonJan 22Spring classes begin
WedJan 31Last day for new non-degree students to submit enrollment application for Spring
MonFeb 5Add/Drop ends
MonFeb 5100% Refund (class fees only) period ends
TuesFeb 6Withdrawal period begins
MonFeb 19Presidents' Day Holiday - No Classes; Offices Closed
MonMarch 5Last day to drop with "DR" for Graduate students
WedMarch 7Mid-semester - Last day to Withdraw with a "W" or select P/F (undergrad)
WedMarch 750% refund (class fee only) period for term-long classes ends
SunMarch 11Spring Recess begins
MonMarch 12Summer Session Registration Begins
MonMarch 19Classes resume
MonApril 16Patriots Day Holiday - No classes - Offices Closed
TuesApril 17Monday class schedule followed
ThursApril 26Grade Rosters available on SPIRE
TuesMay 1Last day of classes
WedMay 2Reading Day
ThursMay 3Final exams begin
SatMay 5Second Reading Day
ThursMay 10Last day of final exams; Semester ends
FriMay 11Graduate and Undergraduate Commencements
SatMay 12Stockbridge Commencement
TuesMay 15Final grades due in SPIRE by midnight
ThursMay 17Official Grades show on transcripts
MonMay 28Memorial Day Holiday - Offices Closed

Summer 2018

MonMarch 12Summer registration begins
MonMay 14Start of preview access for Session 1 online classes
MonMay 21First day of Session 1 classes
FriMay 25Session 1 Add/Drop ends - Last day for 100% refund (less reg. fee)
MonMay 28Memorial Day - Offices closed
FriJune 8Session 1 Withdrawal period ends; last day for 50% refund (less reg. fee)
WedJune 20Grade rosters for classes ending by June 29 available to instructors on SPIRE
FriJune 29Session 1 classes end
WedJuly 4Independence Day - Offices closed
MonJuly 2Start of preview access for Session 2 online classes
MonJuly 9First day of Session 2 classes
WedJuly 11Grades for classes ending by June 29 due on SPIRE (end of day)
FriJuly 13Session 2 Add/Drop ends - Last day for 100% refund (less reg. fee)
FriJuly 27Session 2 Withdrawal period ends; last day for 50% refund (less reg. fee)
WedAug 8Final Grade Rosters available to instructors on SPIRE
FriAug 17Session 2 classes end
TuesAug 28Final summer grades due from instructors on SPIRE (end of day)
FriAugust 31Official Summer grades show on transcripts

Fall 2018

MonJune 4CPE Fall registration begins (matriculated students - check SPIRE for enrollment appt date/time)
MonAug 27Univ. Day Open Course List available on Web
TuesAug 28Univ. Day Open Course Registration begins
TuesAug 28Preview Week for Online Classes begins
MonSept 3Labor Day - Offices Closed
TuesSept 4Classes begin
WedSept 12Last day for new non-degree students to submit enrollment application for Fall
MonSept 17Last day for 100% class fee refund
MonSept 17Add/Drop ends
TuesSept 18Withdrawal period begins
MonOct 8Columbus Day - Offices Closed; No Classes
TuesOct 9Monday class schedule
MonOct 15Last day to drop with "DR" - Graduate students only
ThursOct 18Mid-semester - Last day to withdraw with "W" or select P/F (undergrad)
ThursOct 18Last day for 50% class fee refund
MonNov 12Veterans Day - Offices Closed; No Classes
SunNov 18Thanksgiving recess begins - No classes - Offices on normal schedule
ThursNov 22Thanksgiving Day - Offices Closed
MonNov 26Classes resume
WedDec 12Last day of classes
ThursDec 13Reading Day
FriDec 14Final exams begin
SatDec 15Second Reading Day
ThursDec 20Final exams end
FriDec 21Snow Day for exams; Semester ends
TuesDec 25Christmas Holiday - Offices closed
TuesJan 1, 2019New Year's Holiday - Offices Closed
WedJan 2, 2019Final grades due by Noon on SPIRE
ThursJan 3, 2019Grades show on transcripts
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