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Academic Calendar for the Graduate Program


 Spring 2016 Semester


1 Friday

New Years Day / College Closed

10 Sunday

Residence Halls Open at 12pm

11 Monday

Graduate Student Registration

12 Tuesday

Classes Begin

18 Monday

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday / College Closed

20 Wednesday

Last Day to Add a Class (4pm) / Last Day to File for May & August Graduation


22 Monday

Last Day to Remove "I" Grades Outstanding from First Semester

29 Monday

Progress Reports are Due


5-13 Saturday-Sunday

Spring Break

14 Monday

Classes Resume

15 Tuesday

Last Day to Drop a Class (4pm) / Credit by Exam Must Be on File in Registrar's Office

24 Thursday

Last Day for Voluntary Withdrawal

25-28 Friday-Monday

Easter Break / College Closed


4-7 Monday-Thursday

Registration for Summer Session and Fall Semester 2016

21 Thursday

Spring Awards Convocation


2 Monday

Last Day of Classes

4-10 Wednesday-Tuesday

Final Exams

13 Friday


14 Saturday



Summer 2016 (Day and Evening Programs)

Summer Session I (Three Weeks)

June 6 Monday

Registration / Classes Begin

June 24 Friday

Final Exams

Summer Session II (Six weeks: Action Research I, Graduate Capstone, Portfolio Development)

June 6 Monday

Registration / Classes Begin

July 15 Friday

Completion of Action Research I or Defense of Action Research Report

Summer Session III (Three Weeks)

June 27 Monday

Registration / Classes Begin

July 4 Monday


July 15 Friday

Final exams