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2018-2019 Academic Calendar

The Academic Calendar is subject to change. Please check back regularly to confirm important academic dates and deadlines. 

Summer 2018

Date Details
May 30, 2018 New Student Orientation
New and continuing student registration
May 31-June 1, 2018 New MDE (pre-licensure) Student orientation
New and continuing student registration
June 4, 2018 First day of classes for MDE Pre-licensure, MS, and Doctoral students
June 4-8, 2018 Change of Program period Late registration with fee period
June 8, 2018 End of change of program period - Last day to add a course;
Last day to drop a course with full tuition refund and without "W" grade on transcript
July 4, 2018 Independence Day Observed
No classes scheduled
July 9, 2018 Last day to drop individual courses or change grading option (Anticipated)
July 16-27, 2018 Continuing Student Registration for Fall 2018 (Anticipated)
August 1, 2018 Last day to submit Degree Application for October 2018 degree
August 10, 2018 Last day of classes for MDE Pre-licensure, MS, and Doctoral students

Fall 2018

Date Details
August 29, 2018 New Student Orientation
New and continuing student registration
September 3, 2018 Labor Day - University Holiday
September 4, 2018 First day of classes for MDE Pre-licensure, MS, and Doctoral students
September 4-14, 2018 Change of Program period
Late registration with fee period
September 14, 2018 End of change of program period - Last day to add a course;
Last day to drop a course with full tuition refund and without "W" grade on transcript
October 17, 2018 October Degrees Conferred
November 5, 2018 MDE Pre-Licensure students do not have class
November 6, 2018 Election Day - University Holiday (MS & Doctoral Students do not have class)
MDE Pre-Licensure students have class
November 15, 2018 Last day to drop individual courses or change grading option
November 19- 21, 2018 No MDE Pre-Licensure classes held
November 22, 2018 Thanksgiving Day - University Holiday
No classes scheduled
November 23, 2018 University Holiday
No classes scheduled
November 26-December 7, 2018 Continuing Student Registration for Spring 2019 (Anticipated Dates)
December 1, 2018 Last day to submit Degree Application for February 2019 degree
December 21, 2018 Last day of Fall semester for MDE Pre-licensure, MS, and Doctoral students

Spring 2019

Date Details
January 21, 2019 Martin Luther King Jr's birthday observed - University Holiday
No classes scheduled
January 22, 2019 First day of classes for MDE Pre-Licensure, MS and Doctoral students
January 22-February 1, 2019 Change of Program period
Late registration with fee period
February 1, 2019 End of change of program period - Last day to add a course;
Last day to drop a course with full tuition refund and without "W" grade on transcript
February 1, 2019 Last day to submit Degree Application for May 2019 degree
February 13, 2019 February Degrees Conferred
February 18, 2019 President's Day observed - University Holiday
No classes scheduled
March 18-22, 2019 Spring Recess
No classes scheduled
March 28, 2019 Last day to drop individual courses or change grading option
April 8-19, 2019 Continuing student registration for Summer 2019 (Anticipated Dates)
May 17, 2019 Last day of Spring semester for MDE Pre-licensure, MS, and Doctoral students
May 22, 2019 University Commencement (Anticipated Date)