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  Sep 19, 2019
 
UNDERGRADUATE CATALOG 2019-2020 
    
UNDERGRADUATE CATALOG 2019-2020

Academic Calendar



One Hundred Ninety Fourth Session 2019-2020

Fall Semester 2019

FALL and SPRING ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE HOURS: Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 pm.

August 20, Tuesday

Last Day to Register or Add 7-week Session 1 Online  Course

August 24, Saturday

Residence halls open for new freshmen and transfers

August 24, Saturday, 2:00 p.m.

Residence halls open for returning students

August 26, Monday

Orientation / Registration for new undergraduate students;

Registration of night students (4-6 pm)

August 26, Monday

NIGHT CLASSES,

8-week Session I Classes,

7-week Session 1 Online 

AND  3-5 CR HR DAY CLASSES SCHEDULED ONCE A WEEK Begin

August 27, Tuesday

Registration of night students (4-6pm);

SCIENCE LABS Begin

August 28, Wednesday

DAY CLASSES BEGIN

August 28, Wednesday

Last Day to Drop 7-week Session 1 Online Course with 100% Tuition Only Refund

August 28,  Wednesday

Last day to Enroll or Add an 8-week Session I Class

August 28, Wednesday

Last Day to Drop 8-week Session 1 Course with 100% Tuition Only Refund

August 30, Friday, 4:30 pm

Residence Hall Withdrawal Deadline (100% refund of campus housing charges)

September 2, Monday

Labor Day Holiday,

No Day or Night Classes Meet;

Offices Closed

September 3, Tuesday, 5:00 p.m.

LAST DAY TO ADD OR ENROLL IN A FULL SEMESTER CLASS (Traditional or Online)

September 5, Thursday

LAST DAY TO DROP A FULL SEMESTER CLASS WITH 100% TUITION ONLY REFUND

September 6, Friday

Priority Deadline for ALL Degree Applications for December 2019 Graduation

September 26, Thursday

Last Day to Drop 7-week Session 1 Online courses or Withdraw Academically - No Tuition Refund

September 27, Friday

Last Day To Drop or Withdraw Academically from 8-Week Session I class - No Tuition Refund

October 2, Wednesday, 3:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m.., Various Locations

Writing Proficiency Exam

October 9, Wednesday, 3:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m.., Various Locations

Writing Proficiency Exam

October 7-8, Monday - Tuesday

Fall Break;

No Day or Night Classes

October 13, Sunday

Last Day of Class for 7-week Session 1 Online  Course

October 15, Tuesday

Registration Deadline/Last Day to ADD 7-week Session II Online courses

October 16, Wednesday

Mid-term

October 16, Wednesday

Grades due for 7-week Session 1 Online Courses

October 20, Sunday

Last Class Meeting and Exam for 8-Week Session I

October 21, Monday

7-week Session II Online Courses Begin

October 21, Monday

Classes Begin for 8-Week Session II

October 23, Wednesday

Last Day to Drop 7-week Session II Online Courses with 100% Tuition Only Refund

October 23, Wednesday

Last day to Enroll in 8-week Session II Classes

October 23, Wednesday

Last Day to Drop an  8-week Session II Class with 100% TUITION ONLY Refund

October 24, Thursday, 10:00 a.m.

Grades due for 8-Week Session 1

October 26, Saturday

Homecoming

November 1, Friday

LAST DAY TO DROP A FULL SEMESTER CLASS (No refund)

November 4, Monday

Registration begins for Spring 2020 Semester - Currently enrolled students

November 8, Friday

Participation deadline for ALL Degree Applications for December 2019 Graduation

(In order to participate in December 2019 Commencement, candidates MUST apply by this deadline)

November 18, Monday

Registration Begins for Spring 2020 Semester - Re-admitted and New Graduate Students

November 21, Thursday

Last Day to Drop or Withdraw Academically 7-week Session II Online Courses - No Tuition Refund

November 22, Friday

Last Day To Drop or Withdraw Academically 8-Week Session II Class-No Tuition Refund)

November 26-December 1, Tuesday Night (begins 5:00 p.m.) through Sunday

Thanksgiving Holiday

(Day classes meet on Tuesday; night classes do not meet; residence halls close at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, & reopen at II p.m. on Sunday)

December 2, Monday                                                                                                                                                 Classes Resume

December 9-11, Monday - Wednesday

Dead Days

December 11, Wednesday

Last day of Day classes; Night exams begin

December 12, Thursday

Study Day

December 15, Sunday

 Last day of class for 7-week Session II Online Courses

December 15, Sunday

Last Class Meeting/Exams for 8-Week Session II Classes End/Exams Close

December 13-18, Friday, Saturday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

Final Exams

 

 

 

(Residence Halls close Thursday, Dec. 19, at 9:00 AM for all except graduating students; close for graduating students Saturday, Dec. 21, at 9:00 AM)

December 19, Thursday, 10:00 a.m.

Grades Due

December 20, Friday

Graduation

Accelerated Degree Program, 8-week classes, & Accelerated Graduate Business Programs

Session I

August 26, Monday

Fall 8-Week Session I Classes Begin

August 28, Wednesday

Last Day to Enroll or Add a Fall 8-Week Session I Class

August 28, Wednesday

Last Day to Drop a Fall 8-Week Session I Class With 100% Tuition Only Refund

September 6, Friday

Priority Deadline for ALL Degree Applications for December 2019 Graduation

September 27, Friday

Last Day to Drop or Withdraw Academically from a Fall 8-Week Session I Class-No Tuition Refund

October 2, Wednesday, 3:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m.., Various Locations

Writing Proficiency Exam

October 9, Wednesday, 3:00 p.m., 5:00 p.m., 7:00 p.m.., Various Locations

Writing Proficiency Exam

October 20, Sunday

Last Class Meetings and Exams for Fall 8-WEEK Session I

October 24, Thursday, 10:00 a.m.

Grades Due for Fall 8-WEEK Session I

 

Session II

October 21, Monday

8-WEEK Fall Session II Classes Begin

October 23, Wednesday

Last Day to Enroll or Add a Fall 8-Week Session II Class

October 23, Wednesday

Last Day to Drop a Fall 8-Week Session II Class with 100% Tuition Only Refund

November 1, Friday

Last Day to Drop a Class in the Traditional (Full Semester) Program- No Tuition Refund

November 4, Monday

Registration begins for Spring 2020 Semester-for currently enrolled students

November 8, Friday

Participation Deadline for ALL Degree Applications for December 2019 Graduation

(In order to participate in the December 2019 Commencement, candidates MUST apply by this deadline)

November 22, Friday

Last Day to Drop or Withdraw Academically from a Fall 8-Week Session II Class- No Tuition Refund

December 15, Sunday

Last Class Meetings and Exams for Fall 8-WEEK Session II

December 19, Thursday, 10:00 a.m.

Grades Due for Fall 8-WEEK Session II

December 20, Friday

Graduation

 

7-Week Online Programs

Fall 7-week 1 Online Session

August 16, Friday

Application Deadline

August 19, Monday

Document, FAFSA, COE Deadline

August 20, Tuesday

Last Day to Register or Add Fall 7-week Session 1 Online Course

August 21, Wednesday

Payment Deadline

August 26, Monday

Classes Begin

August 27, Tuesday

Last Day to Drop a Fall 7-week Session 1 Online Course with 100% Tuition Only Refund

(A ‘W’ will appear on transcript for any Fall 7-week Session 1 Online Course dropped after this date)

September 6, Friday

Priority Deadline for ALL Degree Applications for December 2019 Graduation

September 26, Thursday

Last Day to Drop or Withdraw Academically from a Fall 7-week Session 1 Online Course- No Tuition Refund

October 13, Sunday

Last Day of Fall 7-week Session 1 Online

October 16, Wednesday, 10:00 a.m.

Grades Due

November 8, Friday

Participation Deadline for ALL Degree Applications for December 2019 Graduation

(In order to participate in the December 2019 Commencement, candidates MUST apply by this deadline)

 

Fall 7-week 2 Online Session

October 11, Friday

Application Deadline

October 14, Monday

Document, FAFSA, COE Deadline

October 15, Tuesday

Last Day to Register or Add Fall 7-week Session II Online Course

October 16, Wednesday

Payment Deadline

October 21, Monday

Classes Begin

October 22, Tuesday

Last Day to Drop a Fall 7-week Session II Online Course with 100% Tuition Only Refund

(A ‘W’ will appear on transcript for any Fall 7-week Session II Online Course dropped after this date)

November 21, Thursday

Last Day to Drop or Withdraw Academically from a Fall 7-week Session II Online Course- No Tuition Refund

December 15, Sunday

Last Day of Fall 7-week Session 1I Online Course

December 19, Thursday, 10:00 a.m.

Grades Due

December 20, Friday

Graduation

 

Exam Schedule

Classes with start times before 3:00 p.m.

     

Regular Class Time

              Exam Day

         Exam Time

9:00 a.m. MWF

Friday

Dec 13

8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

12:00 p.m. MWF or MW

Friday 

Dec 13

12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

9:25 a.m. TR

Saturday 

Dec 14

8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

12:00 p.m. TR

Saturday

Dec 14

12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m. MWF

Monday

Dec 16

8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

1:30 p.m. MW

Monday

Dec 16

12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

8:00 a.m. TR

Tuesday

Dec 17

8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

1:30 PM, TR

Tuesday

Dec 17

12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m

 8:00 a.m. MWF 

Wednesday

Dec 18

8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m..

 11:00 a.m. MWF

Wednesday

Dec 18

12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m

       

One-day-a-week classes with start times at 3 p.m. or later

     

Wednesday classes

Wednesday

Dec 11

Regularly scheduled class time

Thursday classes

Thursday

Dec 12

Regularly scheduled class time

Monday classes

Monday

Dec 16

Regularly scheduled class time 

Tuesday classes

Tuesday

Dec 17

Regularly scheduled class time 

       

Other classes with start times at 3 p.m or later

     

MW classes

Monday

Dec 16

Regularly scheduled class time

TR classes

Tuesday

Dec 17

Regularly scheduled class time

       

8-Week Session I classes

Sunday

Oct 20

Regularly scheduled class time

8-Week Session II classes

Sunday

Dec 15

Regularly scheduled class time

7-Week Session I classes

Sunday

Oct 13

Regularly scheduled class time

7-Week Session II classes

Sunday

Dec 15

Regularly scheduled class time

 

 

Spring Semester 2020

January 7, Tuesday

MC7:Last Day to Register or Add Spring 1st Session  7-week Online Course

January 9, Thursday, 2:00 p.m.

Residence halls  open

January 10, Friday

Orientation / Advising for new undergraduate students

January 13, Monday

Classes Begin:

Day Classes,

Night Classes,

8-WEEK Session I,

MC7 Session I

January 14, Tuesday

MC7: Last Day to Drop a Spring 1st Session  7-week Online Course with 100% Tuition Only Refund

January 15, Wednesday

Last Day to Enroll or Add  8-WEEK Session I Class

January 15, Wednesday

Last Day to DROP an 8-WEEK Session I Class with 100% TUITION ONLY refund

January 17, Friday 4:30 p.m.

Residence Hall Withdrawal Deadline (100% refund of campus housing charges)

January 17, Friday

Priority Deadline for ALL Degree Applications for May 2020 Graduation

January 20, Monday

Martin Luther King Holiday,

No Day or Night Classes;

Offices Closed

January 21, Tuesday, 5:00 p.m.

Last Day To Enroll or Add A Full Semester Class

January 23, Thursday

Last Day To Drop a Full Semester Class with 100% Tuition Only Refund

February 13, Thursday

MC7:Last Day to Drop a Spring 1st Session  7-week Online Course - No Tuition Refund

­­­­­February 14, Friday

Last Day To Drop an 8-WEEK Session I class or Withdraw Academically (No Tuition Refund)

February 26, Wednesday, 3:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m. or 7:00 p.m., Various Locations

Writing Proficiency Exam

March 1, Sunday

MC7: Last Day of Spring 1st Session  7-week Online Course

March 3, Tuesday

MC7: Last Day to Register or Add Spring 2nd Session 7-week Online Course

March 4, Wednesday, 3:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m. or 7:00 p.m., Various Locations

Writing Proficiency Exam

March 4, Wednesday

MC7: Grades Due for Spring 1st Session  7-week Online Course

March 4, Wednesday

Mid-Term

March 8, Sunday

Last  Class Meeting and Exams for 8-WEEK Session I Classes

March 9-15, Monday through Sunday

Spring Break

(Begins 5:00 p.m., Friday, March 6: Day classes meet on Friday, March 6. Residence halls close at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday and reopen Sunday, March 15, 2:00 p.m.

March 9, Monday

Classes Begin for 8-WEEK Session II

March 11, Wednesday

Last Day to Enroll or Add 8-WEEK Session II Class

March 11, Wednesday

Last Day to DROP an 8-WEEK Session II Class with 100% TUITION ONLY Refund

March 12, Thursday, 10:00 a.m.

Grades Due 8-WEEK Session I

March 16, Monday

Classes Begin for MC7 Session II 

March 17, Tuesday

MC7: Last Day to Drop a Spring 2nd Session 7-week Online Course with 100% Tuition Only Refund

March 27, Friday

Last Day to Drop a Class in the Traditional (16 Week) Session (No Tuition Refund)

March 27, Friday

Participation Deadline for ALL Degree Applications for May 2020 Graduation

(In order to participate in May 2020 Commencement, candidates MUST apply by this deadline)

April 6, Monday

Registration begins for Summer and Fall 2020 Semester-Currently enrolled students

 

April 10, Friday 

Last Day To Drop an 8-WEEK Session II class or Withdraw Academically (No Tuition Refund)

April 13, Monday

Easter Holiday

Offices Closed

 (No day classes; night classes will meet)

April 14, Tuesday

Day Classes resume

April 16, Thursday

 

MC7: Last Day to Drop a Second 7 Week Online Session Course- No Tuition Refund

April 20, Monday

Registration begins for Summer and Fall 2020 Semester-Re-Admitted Students and New Graduate Students

April 27, 28, 29 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

Dead Days

April 29, Wednesday

Last day of classes; night exams begin

April 30, Thursday

Study Day

May 1 - May 6, Friday, Saturday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

Final exams

May 3, Sunday

Last Class Meeting and Exams for 8-WEEK Session II  

May 7, Thursday, 9:00 a.m.

Residence Halls Close, Non-Graduating Seniors

May 7, Thursday, 10:00 a.m.

Grades Due

May 8-9, Friday and Saturday

Graduate and Undergraduate May 2020 Graduations

May 9, Saturday, 5:00 p.m.

Residence Halls Close, Graduating Seniors

Accelerated Degree Program, 8-week classes, & Accelerated Graduate Business Programs

Session I

January 13, Monday

EIGHT WEEK Session I Classes Begin

January 15, Wednesday

Last Day to Enroll or Add an EIGHT WEEK Session I Class

January 15, Wednesday

Last Day to Drop an EIGHT WEEK Session I Class with 100% Tuition Only Refund

January 17, Friday

Priority Deadline for ALL Degree Applications for May 2020 Graduation

January 20, Monday

Martin Luther King Holiday; Offices Closed; No Classes

February 14, Friday

Last Day to Drop an EIGHT WEEK Session I Class or Withdraw (No Tuition Refund)

February 26, Wednesday, 3:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m. or 7:00 p.m., Various Locations

Writing Proficiency Exam

March 4, Wednesday, 3:00 p.m. 5:00 p.m. or 7:00 p.m., Various Locations

Writing Proficiency Exam

March 8, Sunday

Last Class Meetings and Exams for EIGHT WEEK Session I

March 12, Thursday, 10:00 a.m.

Grades Due for EIGHT WEEK Session I

 

Session II

March 9, Monday

EIGHT WEEK Session II Classes Begin

March 11, Wednesday

Last Day to Enroll or Add an EIGHT WEEK Session II Class

March 11, Wednesday

Last Day to Drop an EIGHT WEEK Session II Class with 100% Tuition Only Refund

March 27, Friday

Last Day to Drop a Class in the Traditional (16 week) Session (No Tuition Refund)

March 27, Friday

Participation  Deadline for ALL Degree Applications for May 2020 Graduation

(In order to participate in May 2020 Commencement, candidates MUST apply by this deadline)

April 06, Monday

Registration begins for Summer and Fall 2020 Semester-Currently enrolled students

April 10, Friday

Last Day to Drop an EIGHT WEEK Session II Class or Withdraw Academically (No Tuition Refund)

May 3, Sunday

Last Class Meetings and Exams for EIGHT WEEK Session II

May 7, Thursday, 10:00 a.m.

Grades Due for EIGHT WEEK II

May 8-9 Friday and Saturday

Graduation

 

7-Week Online Programs

Spring  7-week 1 Online Session

January 3, Friday

Application Deadline

January 6, Monday

Document, FAFSA, COE Deadline

January 7, Tuesday

Last Day to register or Add Spring First Session 7-week Online Course

January 8, Wednesday

Payment Deadline

January 13, Monday

Classes Begin

January 14, Tuesday

Last Day to Drop a Spring First Session 7-week Online Course with 100% Tuition Only Refund

(A ‘W’ will appear on transcript for any Spring First Session 7-week Online Course dropped after this date)

January 17, Friday

Priority Deadline for ALL Degree Applications for May 2020 Graduation

 

February 13, Thursday

Last Day to Drop a Spring First Session 7-week Online Course- No Tuition Refund

March 1, Sunday

Last Day of Spring First Session 7-week Online  

March 4, Wednesday

Grades Due for Spring First Session 7-week Online

March 27, Friday

Participation Deadline for ALL Degree Applications for May 2020 Graduation

Spring 7-week 2 Online Session

February 28, Friday

Application Deadline

March 2, Monday

Document, FAFSA, COE Deadline

March 3, Tuesday

Last Day to register or Add Spring Second Session 7-week Online Course

March 4, Wednesday

Payment Deadline

March 16, Monday

Classes Begin

March 17, Tuesday

Last Day to Drop a Spring Second Session 7-week Online Course with 100% Tuition Only Refund

(A ‘W’ will appear on transcript for any Spring Second Session 7-week Online Course dropped after this date)

March 27, Friday

Participation Deadline for ALL Degree Applications for May 2020 Graduation

April 6, Monday

Registration begins for Summer and Fall 2020 Semester-Currently enrolled students

April 16, Thursday

Last Day to Drop a Spring Second Session 7-week Online Course- No Tuition Refund

May 3, Sunday

Last Day of Spring Second Session 7-week Online

May 7, Thursday

Grades Due for Spring Second Session 7-week Online

May 8-9, Friday and Saturday

Graduation

Exam Schedule

Classes with start times before 3:00 p.m.

     

Regular Class Time

              Exam Day

         Exam Time

9:00 a.m. MWF

Friday

May 1

8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

12:00 p.m. MWF or MW

Friday 

May 1

12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

9:25 a.m. TR

Saturday 

May 2

8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

12:00 p.m. TR

Saturday

May 2

12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m. MWF

Monday 

May 4

8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

1:30 p.m. MW

Monday

May 4

12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

8:00 a.m. TR

Tuesday

May 5

8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

1:30 p.m. TR

Tuesday

May 5

12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m

 8:00 a.m. MWF 

Wednesday

May 6

8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m..

 11:00 a.m. MWF

Wednesday

May 6

12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m

       

One-day-a-week classes with start times at 3 p.m. or later

     

Wednesday classes

Wednesday

April 29

Regularly scheduled class time

Thursday classes

Thursday

April 30

Regularly scheduled class time

Monday classes

Monday

May 4

Regularly scheduled class time 

Tuesday classes

Tuesday

May 5

Regularly scheduled class time 

 

 

 

 

Other classes with start times at 3 p.m. or later

     

MW classes

Monday

May 4

Regularly scheduled class time

TR classes

Tuesday

May 5

Regularly scheduled class time

       

8-WEEK Session I classes

Sunday

March 8

Regularly scheduled class time

8-WEEK Session II classes

Sunday

May 3

Regularly scheduled class time


2020 Summer Term (Tentative Dates)

May Term:

May 11-22, 2020

10-Week Session:

May 26 - July 30, 2020

1st 5-Week Session:

May 26-June 25, 2020

   

2nd 5-Week Session:

June 29-July 30, 2020

 

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