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2014-15 Academic Calendar

The academic calendar is subject to change without notice. In preparing the calendar for an academic year, it is impossible to avoid conflict with some religious holidays. As conflicts arise, efforts are made to make special arrangements for students affected.

Fall 2014

  • Intent to Graduate - Activation Period

    Monday, August 18 - Monday, September 8

  • Leave of Absence - Deadline

    Friday, August 22

  • Arrival Day - New Students 1,3

    Friday, August 22 - Saturday, August 23

  • Arrival Day - Returning Students 1,3

    Saturday, August 23 - Sunday, August 24

  • Registration - Deadline

    Sunday, August 24

  • Classes Begin

    Monday, August 25

  • Labor Day - No Classes

    Monday, September 1

  • Regular Drop - Deadline 2

    Wednesday, September 3

  • Regular Add - Deadline 2

    Thursday, September 4 at 8:00 a.m. (ET)

  • Late Drop Begins 2

    Thursday, September 4

  • Late Registration Begins 2

    Friday, September 5

  • Final Exam Conflict - Filing Period

    Monday, September 29 - Sunday, October 19

  • Late Drop - Deadline 2

    Friday, November 14

  • Declare Minor - Deadline (Graduating Students)

    Friday, November 14

  • Thanksgiving Holiday - No Classes

    Sunday, November 23 - Saturday, November 29

  • Withdrawal - Deadline

    Friday, December 12

  • Classes End

    Friday, December 12

  • Study Days 3

    Saturday, December 13 - Sunday, December 14

  • Final Exams 3

    Monday, December 15 - Friday, December 19

  • Commencement 3

    Saturday, December 20

Calendar Footnotes

1New international students will arrive several days prior to this date.
2These dates apply to full semester courses.
3These dates may vary among campuses.

Spring 2015

  • Intent to Graduate - Activation Period

    Friday, January 2 - Monday, January 26

  • Leave of Absence - Deadline

    Friday, January 9

  • Arrival Day - New Students 1,3

    Saturday, January 10

  • Registration - Deadline

    Sunday, January 11

  • Classes Begin

    Monday, January 12

  • Martin Luther King Day - No Classes

    Monday, January 19

  • Regular Drop - Deadline 2

    Wednesday, January 21

  • Regular Add - Deadline 2

    Thursday, January 22 at 8:00 a.m. (ET)

  • Late Drop Begins 2

    Thursday, January 22

  • Late Registration Begins 2

    Friday, January 23

  • Final Exam Conflict - Filing Period

    Monday, February 16 - Sunday, March 8

  • Spring Break - No Classes

    Sunday, March 8 - Saturday, March 14

  • Late Drop - Deadline 2

    Friday, April 10

  • Declare Minor - Deadline (Graduating Students)

    Friday, April 10

  • Withdrawal - Deadline

    Friday, May 1

  • Classes End

    Friday, May 1

  • Study Days 3

    Saturday, May 2 - Sunday, May 3

  • Final Exams 3

    Monday, May 4 - Friday, May 8

  • Commencement 3

    Friday, May 8 - Sunday, May 10

Calendar Footnotes

1New international students will arrive several days prior to this date.
2These dates apply to full semester courses.
3These dates may vary among campuses.

Summer 2015

  • Arrival Day - New Students 1

    Sunday, May 10

  • Registration - Deadline

    Sunday, May 10

  • Intent to Graduate - Activation Period

    Monday, May 11 - Friday, June 19

  • Classes Begin

    Monday, May 11

  • Regular Drop - Deadline 2

    Wednesday, May 13

  • Regular Add - Deadline 2

    Thursday, May 14 at 8:00 a.m. (ET)

  • Late Drop Begins 2

    Thursday, May 14

  • Late Registration Begins 2

    Friday, May 15

  • Memorial Day Holiday - No Classes

    Monday, May 25

  • Late Drop - Deadline 2

    Monday, June 1

  • Withdrawal - Deadline

    Monday, June 8

  • Classes End

    Monday, June 8

  • Study Days

    Tuesday, June 9

  • Final Exams

    Wednesday, June 10

  • Declare Minor - Deadline (Graduating Students)

    Tuesday, August 4

  • Commencement

    Saturday, August 15

Calendar Footnotes

1New international students will arrive several days prior to this date.
2These dates apply to full semester courses.

  • Arrival Day - New Students 1

    Sunday, May 17

  • Registration - Deadline

    Sunday, May 17

  • Intent to Graduate - Activation Period

    Monday, May 11 - Friday, June 19

  • Classes Begin

    Monday, May 18

  • Regular Drop - Deadline 2

    Thursday, May 21

  • Regular Add - Deadline 2

    Friday, May 22 at 8:00 a.m. (ET)

  • Late Drop Begins 2

    Friday, May 22

  • Late Registration Begins 2

    Saturday, May 23

  • Memorial Day Holiday - No Classes

    Monday, May 25

  • Late Drop - Deadline 2

    Wednesday, June 17

  • Withdrawal - Deadline

    Friday, June 26

  • Classes End

    Friday, June 26

  • Study Days

    Saturday, June 27 - Sunday, June 28

  • Final Exams

    Monday, June 29

  • Declare Minor - Deadline (Graduating Students)

    Tuesday, August 4

  • Commencement

    Saturday, August 15

Calendar Footnotes

1New international students will arrive several days prior to this date.
2These dates apply to full semester courses.

  • Arrival Day - New Students 1

    Sunday, June 28

  • Registration - Deadline

    Tuesday, June 30

  • Intent to Graduate - Activation Period

    Monday, May 11 - Friday, June 19

  • Classes Begin

    Wednesday, July 3

  • Independence Day Holiday - No Classes

    Friday, July 3

  • Regular Drop - Deadline 2

    Monday, July 6

  • Regular Add - Deadline 2

    Tuesday, July 7 at 8:00 a.m. (ET)

  • Late Drop Begins 2

    Tuesday, July 7

  • Late Registration Begins 2

    Wednesday, July 8

  • Late Drop - Deadline 2

    Tuesday, August 4

  • Declare Minor - Deadline (Graduating Students)

    Tuesday, August 4

  • Withdrawal - Deadline

    Wednesday, August 12

  • Classes End

    Wednesday, August 12

  • Study Days

    Thursday, August 13

  • Final Exams

    Friday, August 14

  • Commencement

    Saturday, August 15

Calendar Footnotes

1New international students will arrive several days prior to this date.
2These dates apply to full semester courses.