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  Nov 21, 2017
 
 
    
2014-2015 Graduate Studies Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar


On-Campus Programs

  FL 2014 INT 2015 SP 2015
  201410 201420 201430
CGCE Orientation 21-Aug    
Classes start 25-Aug 5-Jan 2-Feb
Labor Day Holiday, no classes 1-Sept    
Last Day to drop/no grade with refund* 24-Sept 8-Jan 4-Mar
Last Day to register Comprehensive Exams 26-Sept   29-Mar
Fall/Spring & Easter break begins 12-Oct   14-Mar
Classes resume after Fall/Spring break 15-Oct   23-Mar
Graduate Comprehensive Exams 25-Oct   25-Apr
Last day to withdraw/ “W” Grade 10-Nov 22-Jan 15-Apr
Thanksgiving Holiday begins 26-Nov    
Classes Resume after Holiday 1-Dec    
Last Day for theses, scholarly papers 17-Nov   28-Apr
FINAL EXAMINATIONS 9-13-Dec 29-30-Jan 18-22-May
Last day of term 13-Dec 30-Jan 22-May
Degree conferral/Graduate Commencement 30-Dec 30-Jan 30-May
Memorial Day Holiday     25-May

Summer 2015

  S1 S2 S3 S4 S5 SSP
Session Classes Start 3-Jun 6-Jul 8-Jun 8-Jun 1-Jun 26-May
Last day to drop/no grade with refund* 8-Jun 9-Jul 11-Jun 11-Jun 8-Jun 29-May
Last day to withdraw /”W” Grade 24-Jun 27-Jul 13-Jul 27-Jul 29-Jul 24-Jun
Holiday, No Class     3-Jul 3-Jul 3-Jul  
Last day to register Comprehensive Exams 26-Jun 26-Jun 26-Jun 26-Jun 26-Jun 26-Jun
Graduate Comprehensive Exams 18-Jul 18-Jul 18-Jul 18-Jul 18-Jul 18-Jul
Last day for theses, scholarly papers 27-Jul 27-Jul 27-Jul 27-Jul 27-Jul 27-Jul
Final Exams, if any 1-2-Jul 3-Aug 20-Jul 3-Aug 5-6-Aug 1-2-Jul
Session Ends 2-Jul 3-Aug 20-Jul 3-Aug 6-Aug 2-Jun
Final Grades Due by Noon 7-Jul 10-Aug 24-Jul 10-Aug 31-Jul 7-Jul
Degree conferral 30-Aug 30-Aug 30-Aug 30-Aug 30-Aug 30-Aug

* See refund schedule  

Deadline to Apply for On-Campus Degree Conferral

Students planning to graduate at the end of a particular term must submit to the Office of Student Services and Advising the “Application for Degree” form when they register for the term in which they expect to complete all degree requirements.

Human Resources Online (HRO), MBA Programs Online (MBO), MHA Online (HAO) and Education Online Programs

Eight Week Sessions

Common Dates for Special 2014-2015 Terms
 

Applications for degree deadlines:
Fall 30-Sept
Intersession and May 31-Jan
August 31-May
 
Applications for Online Education Comprehensive Exam deadlines (students admitted prior to August 27, 2012):
Last Day to Register for Comprehensive Exam Comprehensive Exam (Noon-4:00 EST)
November 8, 2014 November 15, 2014
April 11, 2015 April 18, 2015
   
Degree Conferral Dates:  
Fall 31-Dec
Intersession 31-Jan
Spring-COMMENCEMENT 30-May
Summer 31-Aug

Special Fall 2014 - 201415

Part of Term 2A 2B
CLASSES START 25-Aug 20-Oct
Last day to drop/no grade with refund* 10-Sept 5-Nov
Last day to withdraw/”W” grade 8-Oct 3-Dec
Last day of term 19-Oct 14-Dec

Special Spring 2015 - 201435
 

Part of Term 2A 2B
CLASSES START 5-Jan 2-Mar
Last day to drop/no grade with refund* 21-Jan 18-Mar
Last day to withdraw/”W” grade 18-Feb 15-Apr
Last day of term 1-Mar 26-Apr

Special Summer 2015 - 201445
 

Part of Term 2A 2B
CLASSES START 4-May 29-Jun
Last day to drop/no grade with refund* 20-May 15-Jul
Last day to withdraw/”W” grade 17-Jun 12-Aug
Last day of term 28-Jun 23-Aug

MBA Online Modules

Four week sessions 

Special Fall 2014-201415
 

Part of Term 4A 4B 4C 4D
CLASSES START 25-Aug 22-Sept 20-Oct 17-Nov
Last day to drop/ no grade with refund* 28-Aug 25-Sept 23-Oct 20-Nov
Last day to withdraw/”W” grade 14-Sept 13-Oct 9-Nov 7-Dec
Last day for term 21-Sept 19-Oct 16-Nov 14-Dec

Special Spring 2015 - 201435
 

Part of Term 4A 4B 4C 4D
CLASSES START 5-Jan 2-Feb 2-Mar 30-Mar
Last day to drop/no grade with refund* 8-Jan 5-Feb 5-Mar 2-Apr
Last day to withdraw/”W” grade 25-Jan 22-Feb 23-Mar 19-Apr
Last day of term 1-Feb 1-Mar 29-Mar 26-Apr

Special Summer 2015 - 201445
 

Part of Term 4A 4B 4C 4D
CLASSES START 4-May 1-Jun 29-Jun 27-Jul
Last day to drop/no grade with refund* 7-May 4-Jun 2-Jul 30-Jul
Last day to withdraw/”W” grade 24-May 21-Jun 19-Jul 16-Aug
Last day of term 31-May 28-Jun 26-Jul 23-Aug

* See refund schedule