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Academic Calendar 2012

Summer Session 2012

May 24 - August 3, 2012
 Campus Housing Opens  Wednesday (noon)  May 23
 Registration for New Students  Wednesday  May 23
 Faculty Report  Wednesday  May 23
 Instruction Begins  Thursday  May 24
 Memorial Day Holiday  Monday  May 28
 Deadline for Registration/Course Addition  Thursday  May 31
 Last Day to Drop Course with "W"  Thursday  June 28
 Independence Day Holiday  Friday  July 4
 Deadline for Filing Degree Application  Monday  July 7
 Last Day to Withdraw from the University  Friday  July 18
 Last Day of Classes  Friday  August 1
 Campus Housing Closes  Saturday  August 2
 Final Grades Due  Tuesday  August 5
 Summer terms will be built into the summer calendar and disclosed at a later date by the Registrar's Office. For 2013-2014 Freshman Orientation Program Dates: Contact the Office of Vice President for Student Success

Spring Semester 2012

January 19 - May 11, 2012
 Faculty Report  Thursday  January 12
 Curriculum Study & Improvement of Instruction  Thursday - Friday  January 12 - 13
 Campus Housing Opens  Sunday  January 15
 Martin Luther King Holiday  Monday  January 16
 Spring Convocation  Tuesday  January 17
 Program/Registration for New Students  Wednesday  January 18
 Instruction Begins  Thursday  January 19
 Late Registration  Thursday  January 19
 Deadline for Filing Degree Application
     (Students meeting requirements at end of spring)
 Friday  January 27
 Deadline for Registration/Course Addition  Monday  January 30
 Last Day to Drop Course with "W"
     (Except courses carrying designated dates)
 Monday  March 12
 Spring Break  Monday - Friday  March 19-23
 Spring Holiday  Friday  April 6
 Last Day to Withdraw from the University  Friday  April 20
 EXAM WEEK  Monday - Friday  May 7 - 11
 Last Day of Classes  Friday  May 11
 Commencement  Saturday  May 11
 Campus Housing Closes  Saturday  May 12
 Final Grades Due  Tuesday  May 15
Community college students and Weekend College students should refer to their separate calendars as appropriate.

Holidays for Administrative Offices, 2011 - 2012

Holidays for Administrative Offices, 2011 - 2012
 Labor Day  Monday  September 5, 2011
 Thanksgiving  Thursday - Friday  November 24 - 25, 2011
 Winter Holiday    Dec 23, 2011 - Jan 2, 2012
 Martin Luther King Holiday  Monday  January 16, 2012
 Spring Holiday  Friday  April 6, 2012
 Memorial Day Holiday  Monday  May 28, 2012
 Independence Day Observance  Thursday  July 4, 2012

Fall Semester 2012

August 23 - December 14, 2012
 Campus Housing Opens Sunday August 19
 Faculty Report  Monday  August 20
 Fall Convocation  Tuesday  August 21
 Instruction Begins  Thursday  August 23
 Late Registration  Thursday  August 23
 Deadline For Filing Degree Application
     (Students meeting requirements at end of fall)
 Friday  August 31
 Labor Day Holiday  Monday  September 3
 Deadline for Registration/Course Addition  Tuesday  September 4
 Last Day to Drop Course with "W"
     (Except courses carrying designated dates)
 Tuesday  October 16
 Last Day to Withdraw from the University  Friday  November 16
 Thanksgiving Holiday for Students  Monday - Friday  November 19 - 23
 EXAM WEEK  Monday - Friday  December 10-14
 Last Day of Classes  Friday  December 14
 Commencement  Saturday  December 15
 Campus Housing Closes  Saturday  December 15
 Final Grades Due  Tuesday  December 18