2015-2016 Graduate Catalog 
    
    Dec 16, 2018  
2015-2016 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Graduate Academic Calendar 2015-2016


Fall Term 2015 Monday, August 24-Wednesday, December 16
  Classes begin                                                 Monday, August 24
  Labor Day: no classes                                   Monday, September 7
  Drop/Add deadline                                          Monday, August 31
  Fall break, no classes                                    Monday-Tuesday October 19, 20
  Last day to withdraw from a class                Friday - October 30
  Last day to petition for May graduation:       November 15
  Thanksgiving break: no classes                  Wednesday-Sunday, November 25, 29
  Reading Days: no classes,                          Tuesday-Wednesday, December 8, 9.
  Exams                                                               Thursday-Wednesday, December 10-16
  Commencement:                                            Saturday January 16
   
Intersession 2016 (Special Programs only) Monday, January 4 - Saturday, January 16
   
Spring Term 2016 Monday, January 19-Wednesday May 11
  Classes begin                                                  Tuesday, January 19
  Drop/Add deadline                                           Tuesday, January 26
  Spring break no classes                                 Sunday-Sunday, March 13-20
  Last day to withdraw from a class                 Tuesday, March 29
  Last day to petition for August graduation    Friday, April 15
  Reading days no classes                               Tuesday-Wednesday, May 3, 4
  Exams                                                                 Thursday-Wednesday May 5-11
  Commencement: 10:00 AM                            Sunday, May 15
   
   
Summer I Term 2016 Saturday,  May 14 - Monday June 27
  Classes begin                                                    Saturday, May 14
  Drop/Add deadline                                             Wednesday, May 18                      
  Last date to petition for January graduation  Wednesday, June 15
  Exams                                                                   Thursday-Monday June 23-27
   
Summer II Term 2016 Tuesday, July 5- Monday, August 15
  Classes begin                                                      Tuesday. July 5
  Drop/Add deadline                                               Friday, July 8
  Exams                                                                     Thursday-Monday August 11-15
  Awarding of Degrees:                                           Friday, August 19