Key dates for graduate students are listed below. Defer to the Academic Calendar and Course Schedule produced by the Office of the Registrar for official registration and payment deadline information.
|April 3 - April 14||Registration for continuing and readmitted students.|
|June 1 - July 21||Registration for new, continuing and readmitted students.|
|July 25||Fee bills electronically distributed. Students notified by email.|
|August 16 - 20||Registration for all students who have not yet registered. |
Beginning Aug. 18, $25 late fee in effect for all students not registered.
Payment due 5 p.m., Aug. 24
Add/drop for students who have registered and paid. Add bills due on Sept. 6 by 5 p.m.
|August 18||Deadline for graduate students to be registered in absentia in the fall.|
|August 21||First class day.|
|August 21 - 24||Late registration for all students. $25 late fee in effect. |
(Note: Late fee increases to $50 on Aug. 25 and $200 on Sept. 7)
Add/drops for registered and paid students. Add bills due on Sept. 6 by 5 p.m.
|August 21 - September 6 |
(First 12 class days)
|Delete drop period. |
Classes added, dropped and grade status changed online from Aug. 21 - Aug. 24
Classes added, dropped and grade status changed in the department offering the course from Aug. 25 - Sept. 6
|August 24||Tuition and fee payment due by 5 p.m. Students with zero bills must confirm their registration via the Web to prevent cancellation.|
|September 6||The Twelfth Class Day. Last day to add/drop a course with a refund, |
Payment for added classes due by 5 p.m.
|September 7 - 18||Q drop period. Courses may be dropped without academic penalty. |
Approval of the Graduate Adviser and Graduate Dean required.
|September 19 - December 4||Q/F drop period. Dropping a course requires the approval of the instructor, who must assign a "Q" or "F," the Graduate Adviser and the Graduate Dean.|
|October 30-November 10||Spring 2024 registration|
|November 10||Last day to apply for a graduate degree. |
Last day for new doctoral candidates to change registration to dissertation.
|November 17||Last day a doctoral candidate may hold a dissertation defense for fall 2023.|
|November 20||Last day to change grade status to or from the credit/ no credit basis.|
|December 1||Last day to submit final paperwork to the Graduate School for graduation.|
|December 4||Last class day. This is the last day to drop a class or withdraw from the fall semester.|
|December 11-15||Spring 2024 registration for continuing and readmitted students.|