Spring 2020 – Graduate Academic Calendar
|Date of Drop & WIthdrawal||Tuition % incurred||Tuition % Refunded||Fees % Refunded||Last day of Tuition % Applies|
|On or Before 2/02/20||0%||100%||100%||
2/03/19 - 2/09/20
|2/10/19 - 2/16/20||50%||50%||0%||
|2/17/19 - 2/23/20||70%||30%||0%||
On or after 2/24/20
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
|Mon, Nov. 4||Advanced Registration : Tentatively to begin for Winter/ Spring 2020 according to enrollment appointments.|
|Wed, Nov. 27||Open Enrollment: Begins for Graduate Non-matriculated Students (GSP/G0).|
|Fri, Dec. 9||Graduation Application Begins: Degree Candidates can begin to apply for Spring/Summer 2020 graduation via SOLAR.|
|Sun, Jan. 26||Semester Cancellation: Last day students can cancel all classes by dropping via SOLAR.|
|Mon, Jan. 27||
Semester Start: First day of classes.
Late Registration: $50 fee if not enrolled in at least one class before semester start.
Senior Auditing Program (Age 60+): Registration and start of program.
|Fri, Jan. 31
Waitlist: Last day to waitlist a class. Students are responsible for any tuition liability incurred if registered from a waitlisted class.
|Thu, Feb. 6||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.|
|Fri, Feb. 7
Late registration ends for Graduate/SPD Students: 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.
|Mon, Feb. 10 -
Fri, Feb. 14
|Swaps by Petition Only : Graduate School and SPD students must petition to the respective school.|
Fri, Mar. 13
|Incomplete : Last day for incomplete resolution for Fall 2019 and Winter 2020.|
Mon, Mar 16 -
Sun, March 22
|Spring Recess: No classes in session. Classes resume Monday, March 23.|
|Sun, Apr. 5||SPD Online Classes End|
|Mon, Apr. 6||Advanced Registration : Tentatively to begin for Summer/Fall 2020 according to enrollment appointments|
|Wed, Apr. 15||
Graduation Application for Publication
: Last day for Masters & Advanced Graduate Certificate students to apply for graduation
and be included in the commencement publication. Students apply via
|Fri, May 8||
: Last day students can submit a withdrawal form to the Graduate School/SPD. Petition
required after this date.
Graduation Application: Last day for Masters and Advanced Graduate Certificate students to apply for graduation via SOLAR. Applications submitted after 4/15/20 will not appear in the Commencement Publication.
|Sat, May 9||Classes End : Last day of classes|
|Mon, May 11||Reading Day(s)|
Tue, May 12 -
Wed, May 20
|Wed, May 20||Semester End: Official End of Term|
|Thur, May 21||
Doctoral Hooding & Baccalaureate Honors Ceremony
|Fri, May 22||Commencement|
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.