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Important Dates All 2016 Dates

01/01/2016
Winter break; university offices closed
01/02/2016
Winter break; university offices closed
01/03/2016
Winter break; university offices closed
01/06/2016
Payment due for spring 2016 priority registration
01/07/2016
Winter Welcome
01/08/2016
Last day to register for spring 2016 without a late fee
Winter Welcome
01/09/2016
Winter Welcome
01/10/2016
Winter Welcome
01/11/2016
Late registration (with $100 fee) begins
Spring classes begin
WCL: First day of classes
01/15/2016
Early Decision I candidate reply date
Early Decision II freshman fall 2016 semester admission and financial aid application deadline
Late registration for spring ends
Regular Decision freshman fall 2016 semester admission application deadline
01/18/2016
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day; no classes, university offices closed
01/20/2016
Mathematics Equivalency Examination
01/25/2016
Last day to add a spring course, internship, Independent Reading or Research, or Community Service-Learning project
Last day to drop a spring course for a 100% refund and without a "W" recorded
01/30/2016
Writing Proficiency Examination
02/01/2016
Freshman fall 2016 semester financial aid application deadline
Last day to drop a spring course for a 50% refund
02/08/2016
Last day to drop a spring course for a 25% refund (no refunds after this date)
02/15/2016
Early warning notices due in Registrar’s Office
03/01/2016
Early Decision II candidate reply date
Undergraduate transfer student admission and financial aid priority application deadline for fall 2016 semester
03/04/2016
Last day to drop a spring class or change a grade option (mid-term)
03/06/2016
Spring break; no classes, university offices open Monday through Friday
03/07/2016
Spring break; no classes, university offices open Monday through Friday
03/08/2016
Spring break; no classes, university offices open Monday through Friday
03/09/2016
Spring break; no classes, university offices open Monday through Friday
03/10/2016
Spring break; no classes, university offices open Monday through Friday
03/11/2016
Spring break; no classes, university offices open Monday through Friday
03/12/2016
Spring break; no classes, university offices open Monday through Friday
03/13/2016
Spring break; no classes, university offices open Monday through Friday
03/19/2016
Writing Proficiency Examination
03/21/2016
Summer 2016 registration begins. Payment is due May 21, 2016
03/28/2016
Fall 2016 priority registration for graduate students begins. Payment due August 1, 2016
Theses and dissertations due in deans’ offices for spring degree candidates
03/30/2016
Fall 2016 priority registration for undergraduate students begins. Payment is due August 1, 2016
03/31/2016
Last day to apply for spring graduation
04/01/2016
Summer admission application deadline for students living in the United States
04/25/2016
Spring classes end
Theses and dissertations due in Registrar's Office for spring degree candidates
WCL: Last day of classes (includes make-ups for holidays)
04/26/2016
Spring study day; no classes
04/27/2016
Spring final examinations
04/28/2016
Spring final examinations
04/29/2016
Spring final examinations
04/30/2016
Spring final examinations
Spring final grades due
05/01/2016
Candidates' reply date for Regular Decision freshmen
Financial aid application deadline for fall 2016 continuing undergraduate students
Payment due for summer sessions 2016
Spring final examinations
Spring final grades due
Undergraduate transfer fall 2016 semester admission application deadline for students living outside the United States
05/02/2016
Spring final examinations
Spring final grades due
WCL: Examinations begin
05/03/2016
Spring final examinations
Spring final grades due
05/04/2016
Spring final grades due
05/05/2016
Spring final grades due
05/06/2016
Commencement Weekend Activities
Spring final grades due
05/07/2016
Commencement Weekend Activities
05/08/2016
Commencement Weekend Activities
Official Degree Award Date
05/14/2016
WCL: Examinations end
05/22/2016
WCL Spring Commencement Ceremony
WCL: Official Degree Award Date
08/01/2016
Payment due for fall 2016
08/20/2016
Welcome Week
08/21/2016
Welcome Week
08/22/2016
Welcome Week
08/23/2016
Welcome Week
08/24/2016
Welcome Week
08/25/2016
Welcome Week
08/26/2016
Last day to register for fall without a late fee
Welcome Week
08/27/2016
Welcome Week
08/28/2016
Welcome Week
08/29/2016
Fall classes begin
Late registration (with $100 fee) begins
09/01/2016
Undergraduate transfer spring 2017 semester admission application deadline for students living outside the U.S.
09/02/2016
Late registration for fall ends
09/05/2016
Labor Day; no classes, university offices closed
09/07/2016
Mathematics Equivalency Examination
09/12/2016
Last day to add a fall course, internship, Independent Reading or Research, or Community Service-Learning project
Last day to drop a fall course for a 100% refund and without a "W" recorded
09/19/2016
Last day to drop a fall course for a 50% refund
09/26/2016
Last day to drop a fall course for a 25% refund (no refunds after this date)
10/03/2016
Early warning notices due in Registrar's Office
10/14/2016
Fall Break; no classes, university offices open
10/21/2016
All-American Weekend
10/22/2016
All-American Weekend
10/23/2016
All-American Weekend
10/29/2016
Writing Proficiency Examination
10/31/2016
Last day to apply for graduation in fall 2016
Spring 2017 priority registration for graduate students begins. Payment is due January 6, 2017
11/02/2016
Spring 2017 priority registration for undergraduate students begins. Payment is due January 6, 2017
11/04/2016
Last day to drop a fall course or change a grade option (end of the 10th week)
11/09/2016
Students begin submitting applications for spring graduation
11/11/2016
Theses and dissertations due in deans’ offices for fall degree candidates
11/22/2016
Tuesday classes cancelled; Friday classes meet
11/23/2016
Thanksgiving holiday; no classes; university offices closed Thursday and Friday
11/24/2016
Thanksgiving holiday; no classes; university offices closed Thursday and Friday
11/25/2016
Thanksgiving holiday; no classes; university offices closed Thursday and Friday
11/26/2016
Thanksgiving holiday; no classes; university offices closed Thursday and Friday
11/27/2016
Thanksgiving holiday; no classes; university offices closed Thursday and Friday
12/09/2016
Fall classes end
Theses and dissertations due in Registrar's Office for fall degree candidates
12/12/2016
Fall final examinations; grades are due 72 hours following the exam
12/13/2016
Fall final examinations; grades are due 72 hours following the exam
12/14/2016
Fall final examinations; grades are due 72 hours following the exam
Fall study day
12/15/2016
Fall final examinations; grades are due 72 hours following the exam
12/16/2016
Fall final examinations; grades are due 72 hours following the exam
12/17/2016
Fall final examinations; grades are due 72 hours following the exam
12/18/2016
Fall final examinations; grades are due 72 hours following the exam
12/19/2016
Fall final examinations; grades are due 72 hours following the exam
12/21/2016
Fall Commencement Ceremony for August and December 2016 graduates (1:00 p.m.)
12/24/2016
Winter break; university offices closed
12/25/2016
Winter break; university offices closed
12/26/2016
Winter break; university offices closed
12/27/2016
Winter break; university offices closed
12/28/2016
Winter break; university offices closed
12/29/2016
Winter break; university offices closed
12/30/2016
Winter break; university offices closed
12/31/2016
Official Degree Award Date (date that appears on December 2016 diplomas; no event associated with this date)
Winter break; university offices closed