Annual Calendar January 2015 - December 2015

Tentative Calendar

January 2015

1 New Years Day observance – University closed
8-9 Sixty Plus (60+) in-person Spring Semester 2015 registration
12 Spring Semester 2015 classes begin
12 School of Law Spring Semester 2015 classes begin
19 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day observance – University closed
20 Last day to add courses for Spring Semester 2015 without signatures
26 Last day to drop Spring Semester 2015 classes without “WD”appearing on transcript

February 2015

17 President’s Day observance – classes cancelled (Law School classes held)

March 2015

1 Graduation applications due for students completing Graduate degree requirements by the end of Spring Semester 2015
2 Last day to process course withdrawals for regular session (15 week) Spring Semester 2015 classes (11:59 pm)
TBA Summer Session 2015 Registration begins
9 Deadline for preliminary submission of doctoral dissertations to Graduate School for Spring 2015 graduation
16 Deadline for preliminary submission of master’s theses to Graduate School for Spring 2015 graduation
23-29 Spring Semester 2015 recess
23-29 School of Law Spring Semester 2015 recess
30 Spring Semester 2015 classes resume from Spring recess
TBA Fall Semester 2015 Registration begins

April 2015

1 Graduation applications due for students completing Associate or Baccalaureate degree requirements by the end of Summer Session 2015
6 Deadline for final submission of theses and dissertations to Graduate School for Spring Semester 2015 graduation
24 School of Law final instructional day for Spring Semester 2015
4/29-5/9 School of Law Spring Semester 2015 final examination period

May 2015

3 Final instructional day for Spring Semester 2015
4-10

Final examination period for Spring Semester 2015

8-10 Spring 2015 Commencement
10 School of Law Summer 2015 Intersession I begins
12 All grade changes and incomplete make-ups for previous term due in the Office of the University Registrar (5:00 pm)
12 Final grades due for Spring Semester 2015
14-15 Sixty Plus (60+) in-person Summer Session 2015 registration
17 School of Law Spring 2015 Commencement
18 Summer Intersession 2015 classes begin
24 School of Law Summer 2015 Intersession I ends
25 Memorial Day observance – University closed
26 School of Law Summer 2015 classes begin (1st 5-week and 10-week sessions begin)

June 2015

1 Graduation applications due for students completing Graduate degree requirements by the end of Summer Semester 2015
7

Summer Intersession 2015 classes end

8 Summer Session 2015 1st 5-week session and 8-week session classes begin
15 Deadline for preliminary submission of doctoral dissertations to Graduate School for Summer 2015 graduation
26 School of Law Summer 2015 1st 5-week session ends
29 School of Law Summer 2015 2nd 5-week session begins
29 Deadline for preliminary submission of master’s theses to Graduate School for Summer 2015 graduation

July 2015

1 Graduation applications due for students completing Associate or Baccalaureate degree requirements by the end of Fall Semester 2015
3 Independence Day observance – University closed
12 Summer Session 2015 1st 5-week session classes end
13 Summer Session 2015 2nd 5-week session classes begin
13 Deadline for final submission of theses and dissertations to Graduate School for Summer 2015 graduation
31 School of Law Summer 2015 10-week session ends & 2nd 5-week ends

August 2015

2 School of Law Summer 2015 Intersession II begins
2 Summer Session 2015 8-week session classes end
15 Summer 2015 Commencement
16 Summer Session 2015 2nd 5-week session classes end
16 School of Law Summer 2015 Intersession II ends
17 School of Law Fall Semester 2015 classes begin for entering students (orientation week)
18 Final grades due for Summer Session 2015
24 School of Law Fall Semester 2015 classes begin
27-28 Sixty Plus (60+) in-person Fall Semester 2015 registration
31 Fall Semester 2015 classes begin

September 2015

7 Labor Day Holiday – University closed
14 Last day to drop Fall Semester 2015 classes without “WD”appearing on transcript

October 2015

1 Graduation applications due for students completing Graduate degree requirements by the end of Fall Semester 2015
19 Last day to process course withdrawals for Fall Semester 2015 (11:59 pm)
19 Deadline for preliminary submission of doctoral dissertations to Graduate School for Fall 2015 graduation
TBA Spring 2016 Registration begins

November 2015

1 Graduation applications due for students completing Law degree requirements by the end of Spring Semester 2016
2 Deadline for preliminary submission of master's theses to Graduate School for Fall 2015 graduation
11 Veteran’s Day observance – Staff Holiday – Classes Held
16 Deadline for final submission of thesis and dissertations to Graduate School for Fall 2015 graduation
11/26-11/29 Thanksgiving recess – University closes at 5:00pm, Nov. 25
30 Fall Semester 2015 classes resume from Thanksgiving recess

December 2015

1 Graduation applications due for students completing Associate or Baccalaureate degree requirements by the end of Spring Semester 2015
4 School of Law final instructional day for Fall Semester 2015
5-8 School of Law Fall Semester 2015 Reading Period
13 Final instructional day for Fall Semester 2015
9-19 School of Law Fall Semester 2015 final examination period
14-20 Final examination period for Fall Semester 2015
18-19 Fall 2015 Commencement
22 All grade changes and incomplete make-ups for previous term due in the Office of the University Registrar (5:00 pm)
22 Final Grades due for Fall Semester 2015
25 Christmas Holiday observance – University closed