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2014 / 2015 Academic Year
Fall Semester 2014 Spring Semester 2015 Summer Semester 2015

 


January

8

R

Testing and Registration for Freshmen and First-Time Transfer Students; Early Registration Ends; REEL (Registered Early Express Line) registration for students who participated in early registration only

9

F

Registration for Returning Students

10

S

Registration for Returning Students (Open to All Students)

12

M

Classes Begin; Late Registration (apply fee) Begins; Add/Drop Period Begins; Classes Begin for Online Programs (1st 8-week session)

19

M

Martin Luther King Holiday

20

T

Classes Resume

February

2

M

Last Day to Add Credit Courses and Change Class Sections

4

W

Final Day to Pay Fees; Purge ALL Students with Unpaid Fees – 14th Class Day (Census Date)

5

R

Deadline for Graduation Applications for Fall 2015

16

M

Mardi Gras Holiday – University Closed

18

W

Classes Resume

23

M

University Convocation

March

2

M

Early Registration and Advising Period Begins for Summer and Fall 2015 – Mandatory for Students Enrolled Students Spring 2015

2-4

M

Final Examinations for Online Programs (1st 8-week Session)

6

F

Classes End for Online Programs (1st 8-week Session)

7-12

S

Mid-Semester Examination Period

16

M

Classes Begin for Online Programs (2nd 8-week Session)

16

M

Final Day to change “I” Grade for Fall 2014 and Summer I and II 2014

18

W

Mid-Semester Grades Due in Registrar’s Office

23

W

Deadline for Dropping Courses with a “W”

30

M

SPRING BREAK

April

7

T

Classes Resume

13

M

Deadline to Withdraw from the University

16

R

Honors and Awards Convocation

18-23

S

Final Examination Period for Graduates

24

F

Classes End for Online Programs (2nd 8-week Session)

28

T

Final Grades Due for Graduation Candidates by 4:00 p.m.

30

R

Last Day of Class

May

1-7

S

Final Examination Period for Non-Graduates

5

T

Commencement

12

T

Final Grades Due in Registrar’s Office for Non-Graduation Candidates; Spring Semester Ends

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SUMMER TERM 2015

 

Session I - 8 week classes (June 3 – August 4)
Session II – 4-week classes (June 3 – July 1)
Session III – 4-week classes (July 7 – August 4)
(Final Examinations Given on the Last Class Day of Each Session)

MAY

18

(M)

Classes Begin for Online Programs (8-week session)

JUNE

1

(M)

Faculty Reporting Day

2

(T)

Testing and Registration for Freshmen and First-Time Transfer Students; General Registration for all students

(W)

Classes Begin; Late Registration (apply fee) Begins - Session I, II

10

(W)

Last Day to Register or Add Courses for Credit- Session I, II

15 

(M)

Final Day to Pay Fees; Purge ALL Unpaid Students- 7th Class Day (Session I, II)

17

(W)

Last Day to Drop Courses with a "W"- Session II

23 

(T)

Last Day to Withdraw from the University- Session II

JULY

1

(W)

Last Day of Classes - Session II; Final Examination - Session II

6

(M)

General Registration - Session III (All Students)

7

(T)

Viewing of Final Grades via web (Session II)

7

(T)

Session III Classes Begin; Late Registration (apply fee) Begins for Session III

8

(W)

Final Grades Due in Registrar's Office; Session II ends

10

(F)

Classes End for Online Programs (8-week session)

16

(R)

Final Day to Pay Fees; Purge ALL Unpaid Students- 7th Class Day (Session III)

20

(M)

Last Day to Drop Courses with a "W" - Session I, III (Session III)

21

(T)

Last Day to Withdraw from the University - Session I, III

AUGUST

(T)

Last Day of Classes; Final Examination - Session I, III

11 

(T)

Final Grades Due in Registrar's Office; Session I, III ends

13 

(R)

Viewing of Final Grades Via Web ( Students )

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FALL SEMESTER 2014

AUGUST

4 (M) Classes begin for Online Programs (1st 8-week session)

11

(M)

Faculty/Staff /Institute (Faculty Reporting Date)

12 

(T)

Testing and Registration (Freshmen and First time Transfers)

13-15

(W-F)

General Registration Period

16

(S)

Registration – All Students (8:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon)

18

(M)

Classes Begin – Late Registration Begins

SEPTEMBER

(M)

Labor Day Holiday (University Closed.)

2

(T)

Classes Resume 

8

(F)

Last Day to Add Classes

10

(W)

Last Day to Pay Fees

10

(W)

14th Class Day/Purge All Unpaid Students

11 (R) Deadline for Graduation Applications for Spring Semester
26 (F) Classes End for Online Programs (1st 8-weeks)
29 (M) Deadline to change "I" Grade for Spring and Summer

OCTOBER

(M)

Early Registration and Advising for Spring 2015

6 (M) Classes Begin for Online Programs (2nd 8-week session)

11-16

(S-F)

Midterm Examination Period

22 

(W)

Midterm Grades Due in Registrar's Office

23-25

(R-S)

Fall Break

27

(M)

Classes Resume

29 (W) Deadline for dropping course with a "W"

NOVEMBER

10

(R)

Deadline for Withdrawing from the University

26-29

(W-Sat)

Thanksgiving Holiday (Begins 7:00 a.m.)

DECEMBER

1

(M)

Classes Resume

(F)

Classes End for Online Programs (2nd 8-week session)

6

(S)

Last Day of Class

6-11

(S-R)

Final Examination Period

18

(R)

Final Grades Due in Registrar's Office

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For further information, call the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs at (318) 670-9315.

 

 
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