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Spring 2021

Graduate Academic Calendar

Updated: 12/28/20

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 2/07/21 0% 100% 100% *Sunday, 2/07/21
2/08/21 - 2/14/21
30% 70% 0% Sunday, 2/14/21
2/15/21 - 2/21/21 50% 50% 0% Sunday, 2/21/21
2/22/21- 2/28/21 70% 30% 0% Sunday, 2/28/21
After 2/28/21
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
Mon, Nov . 2 Advanced Registration : Tentatively to begin for Winter/ Spring 2021 according to   enrollment appointments.
Wed, Nov. 30 Open Enrollment: Begins for Graduate Non-matriculated Students (GSP/G0).
Mon, Dec. 7 Graduation Application Begins: Degree Candidates can begin to apply for Spring/Summer 2021 graduation via SOLAR.
Sun, Jan. 31 Semester Cancellation: Last day students can cancel all classes by dropping via  SOLAR.
Mon, Feb. 1
Semester Start: First day of classes.

Late Registration: $50 fee if not enrolled in at least one class before semester start.
Fri, Feb. 5
4:00 PM
Waitlist: Last day to waitlist a class. Students are responsible for any tuition liability incurred if registered from a waitlisted class.
Thu, Feb. 11 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. 12
4:00 PM
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.

Undergraduate Students enrolling in Graduate/SPD courses: Last day to   petition  to the   Graduate School/SPD.
Senior Auditing Program  (Age 60+):  Online Registration closes. Processing of Registration Begins.
Mon, Feb. 15 -
Fri, Feb. 19
4:00 PM
Swaps by Petition Only Graduate School  and   SPD  students must petition to the respective school.
Fri, Apr. 2
Incomplete : Last day for incomplete resolution for Fall 2020 and Winter 2021.
Sun, Apr. 11 SPD Online Classes End 
Mon, Apr. 12 Advanced Registration : Tentatively to begin for Summer/Fall according to   enrollment appointments
Wed, Apr. 14 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  SOLAR .
Fri, May 7 Semester Withdrawal : 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 4/14/21 will not appear in the Commencement Publication.
Sat, May 8 Classes End : Last day of classes
Mon, May 10 Reading Day(s)
Tue, May 11 -
Wed, May 19
Wed, May 19 Semester End: Official End of Spring Semester

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.