Graduate Schedule

2014-2015 Academic Calendar

Summer 2015 Term: July 6 - September 12, 2015                
June 1, 2015   Registration Begins
July 6, 2015   Summer 2015 Term Begins
July 13, 2015   Registration Ends
July 13, 2015   Add/Drop Period Ends
August 21, 2015   Withdrawal Ends
September 7, 2015   Holiday: Labor Day (no class, offices closed)
September 12, 2015   Summer 2015 Term Ends


2015-2016 Academic Calendar

MSFS Fall 2015 Term: August 24 – December 10, 2015
MSFS Spring 2016 Term: January 11 – May 5, 2016
View the Day Undergraduate Academic Calendar for a complete listing of MSFS term dates 


Fall 2015 Term: October 5 - December 19, 2015
August 31, 2015   Registration Begins
October 5, 2015   Fall 2015 Term Begins
October 12, 2015   Holiday: Discoverers’ Day (no class, offices closed)
October 13, 2015   Registration Ends
October 13, 2015   Add/Drop Period Ends
November 11, 2015   Holiday: Veterans’ Day (no class, offices closed)
November 20, 2015   Withdrawal Ends
November 27, 2015   Holiday: Thanksgiving Day (no class, offices closed)
December 19, 2015   Fall 2015 Term Ends
Winter 2016 Term: January 11 - March 26, 2016
December 7, 2015   Registration Begins
January 11, 2016   Winter 2016 Term Begins
January 18, 2016   Holiday: Fr. Chaminade/Martin Luther King Jr. Day   (no class, offices closed)
January 19, 2016   Registration Ends
January 19, 2016   Add/Drop Period Ends
February 15, 2016   Holiday: Presidents’ Day (no class, offices closed)
February 26, 2016   Withdrawal Ends
March 26, 2016   Winter 2016 Term Ends
Spring 2016 Term: April 4  - June 11, 2016
February 29, 2016   Registration Begins
April 4, 2016   Spring 2016 Term Begins
April 11, 2016   Registration Ends
April 11, 2016   Add/Drop Period Ends
May 20, 2016   Withdrawal Ends
May 30, 2016   Holiday: Memorial Day (no class, offices closed)
June 11, 2016   Spring 2016 Term Ends
Summer 2016 Term: July 5 - September 17, 2016
May 30, 2016   Registration Begins
July 4, 2016   Holiday: 4th of July (no class, offices closed)
July 5, 2016   Summer 2016 Term Begins
July 11, 2016   Registration Ends
July 11, 2016   Add/Drop Period Ends
August 19, 2016   Withdrawal Ends
September 5, 2016   Holiday: Labor Day (no class, offices closed)
September 17, 2016   Summer 2016 Term Ends
Fall 2016 Term: October 3 - December 17, 2016
August 29, 2016   Registration Begins
October 3, 2016   Fall 2016 Term Begins
October 10, 2016   Holiday: Discoverers’ Day (no class, offices closed)
October 11, 2016   Registration Ends
October 11, 2016   Add/Drop Period Ends
November 11, 2016   Holiday: Veterans’ Day (no class, offices closed)
November 18, 2016   Withdrawal Ends
November 24, 2016   Holiday: Thanksgiving Day (no class, offices closed)
December 17, 2016   Fall 2016 Term Ends

Withdrawal Credit Policy

If a student officially withdraws from the University, the student’s account will be credited for a return of tuition in accordance with the following schedules. This credit will first be applied to any unpaid charges. If the credit exceeds the unpaid charges, the excess will be refunded to the student, by check, within two weeks of the withdrawal. Fees are not refundable. Exceptions to the withdrawal credit policy are made for first semester freshmen according to federal regulations:

Prior to the first day of instruction — 100% refund
During the first week of instruction — 75% refund*
During the second week of instruction — 25% refund
During the third week of instruction and thereafter — no refund

* The add/drop period is posted in the schedule for each term.