Spring Semester 2014

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15% of all tuition and fees including housing and meals due December 10  Tuesday 
Registration schedule cancelled if 15% payment is not received by December 10th 
(Students with awarded Financial Aid that exceeds 15% of tuition and fees and students
participating in the Tuition Payment Plan will be excluded)
December  11  Wednesday
Faculty, staff and administration return to work  January 2 Thursday 
International Student Orientation January 7 Tuesday
Residence Hall check-in 9:00 a.m-4:00 p.m. January 7  Tuesday 
Financial Aid bookstore charges begin January 8 Wednesday
Orientation/Advising/Registration First-Time Freshmen January 8 Wednesday 
Orientation/Advising/Registration Transfer Students (A-K) January 9  Thursday 
Orientation/Advising/Registration Transfer Students (L-Z) January 10  Friday 
Open Registration for Spring 2014 January 10-12  Friday-Sunday 
Classes begin January 13  Monday 
100% refund period begins on dropped courses and complete withdrawals (including housing) January 13  Monday 
Late Registration and Drop/Add (ends at 5:59 p.m. on January 15) January 13-15  Monday-Wednesday 
Last Day to add a course (5:59 p.m.)
Last Day to change to audit (5:59 p.m.)
January 15  Wednesday 
Financial Aid Bookstore charges end January 15  Wednesday 
Martin Luther King Holiday for faculty, staff and administration January 20  Monday 
Balance of tuition and fees including housing and meals due January 20  Monday 
50% refund period begins on dropped courses and complete withdrawals (including housing) January 20  Monday 
Refunding financial aid credit balances to students begins (refunds) January 22  Wednesday 
All registration schedules released if payment deadline not met January 21  Tuesday 
Reinstatement Period January 22-27  Wednesday-Monday 
No refunds after this date January 26  Sunday 
Last Day for Summer Term 2014 degree applications February 7  Friday 
Last day for faculty reports on incomplete grades (undergraduate and graduate) February 24  Monday 
Spring Break for students (includes weekend classes) March 3-9  Monday-Sunday 
Mardi Gras Holiday for faculty, staff and administration March 4  Tuesday 
Priority readmission deadline for Summer and Fall 2014 terms March 7  Friday 
Time Tickets posted for Summer/Fall 2014 Registrations March 17  Monday 
Summer/Fall  2014 advising for continuing and readmitted students March 17-28  Monday-Friday
Theses/dissertations first submission to Office of Graduate Dean by 5:00 p.m. March 24  Monday 
Last day to drop from a course (4:59 p.m.)
Last day to withdraw from University (4:59 p.m.)
April 4  Friday 
Summer 2014 Registration for continuing and readmitted students April 7-May 20  Monday-Tuesday 
Fall 2014 Registration for continuing and readmitted students April 7-June 4 Monday-Wednesday 
Theses/dissertations due in Office of Graduate Dean by 5:00 p.m. April 11  Friday
Last day of classes April 30  Wednesday 
Exam Preparation Day May 1  Thursday 
Final Examinations May 2-7  Friday-Wednesday
Registration for New Summer 2014 Graduate Students May 5-20  Monday-Tuesday 
Residence Hall check-out deadline for students not enrolling summer term 2:00 p.m. May 9  Friday 
Commencement May 10  Saturday 
Residence Hall Close (Check-out deadline of 12:00 noon for residents not assigned for Summer) May 11  Sunday 
Final grade web entry due by 10:00 a.m. May 12  Monday 
Summer Transition (Spring residents assigned for Summer move to summer room assignment) May 13  Tuesday