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Fall 2023 – Graduate Academic Calendar


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Tuition Liability Deadlines: For detailed information on tuition, fees, and/or other financial information, please visit the Student Accounts/Bursar's Office.

Date of Drop & WIthdrawal Tuition % incurred Tuition % Refunded Fees % Refunded Last day of Tuition % Applies
On or Before 09/03/23 0% 100% 100% *Sunday, 09/03/23
09/04/23 to 09/10/23 30% 70% 70% Sunday, 09/10/23
09/11/22 to 09/17/23 50% 50% 50% Sunday, 09/17/23
09/18/23 to 09/24/23 70% 30% 30% Sunday, 09/24/23
On or after 09/25/23 100% 0% 0%  
 *Last day to drop/withdraw without tuition liability. Offices are closed on weekends. Students may process via SOLAR and/or contact their respective college/school.
Registration Deadlines: For detailed information on enrollment processes, withdrawing or taking a leave of absence, registration definitions, and/or forms, Graduate & SPD students may contact the Graduate School or SPD respectively
Date                         Details
Sun, Aug. 27 Semester Cancellation: Last day students can cancel all classes by dropping via SOLAR.
Mon, Aug. 28
Semester Start: First day of classes.
$50 fee if not enrolled in at least one class before semester start.
Fri, Sep. 1
4:00 PM
Waitlist: Last day to waitlist a class. Students are responsible for any tuition liability incurred if registered from a waitlisted class.
Mon, Sep. 4
Labor Day: No classes in session.
Fri, Sep. 8
Waitlist Process Ends: Last day to be enrolled from the waitlist process pending seat availability. Students must contact the appropriate academic department after this date.
Mon, Sep. 11
4:00 PM
Late registration ends for Graduate/SPD Students (includes SPD Online Session): Last day to process enrollment changes such as adds, swaps, credit changes, and drops via SOLAR. Last day to drop/withdraw from the university without a “W” (withdrawal) recorded via SOLAR. Changes must be processed by 4:00 PM. Petition to the respective college/school required after this date.
Undergraduate students enrolling in Graduate/SPD courses: Last day to petition to the Graduate School/SPD.
Tues, Sep. 12 to
Mon, Sep. 18
Swaps by Petition OnlyGraduate School and SPD students must petition to the respective school.
Mon, Oct. 9to Tue Oct. 10 Fall Break: No Classes in Session.
Sun, Nov. 5 SPD Online Classes End
Mon, Nov. 6 Advanced Registration: Tentatively to begin for Winter and Spring in accordance with enrollment appointments.
Wed, Nov. 22 -
Sun, Nov. 26
Thanksgiving Break: No classes in session.
Fri, Dec. 1 Graduation Application: Last day for Masters & Advanced Graduate Certificate students to apply for graduation.  Students apply via SOLAR.  
Mon, Dec. 11
Semester Withdrawal: Last day students can submit a withdrawal form to the Graduate School/SPD.
Classes End: Last day of classes.
Wed, Dec. 12 to
Thur, Dec. 21
Thur, Dec. 21 Semester End: Official End of Term.

Student Responsibility

Students are responsible for reviewing, understanding, and abiding by the University's regulations, procedures, requirements, and deadlines as described in official publications. This includes, by way of example only, this Academic Calendar, the Undergraduate/Graduate Bulletin, the University Conduct Code, and class schedules.