Graduate Engineering Academic Calendar

In any semester, Fall or Spring, where the University calendar does not naturally include a total of 14 weekly class meetings, plus a final exam period, the instructor is expected to schedule an additional class meeting time.

 

Fall 2013

August
26 Classes Begin
September
1 Last day for changes in registration status (drop, add)  Refer to "Refunds"
2 Labor Day - No Classes
4 Ph.D. Math Qualifying Examination
7 Ph.D. Discipline Specific Qualifying Examination
 
30 Last day for application made at the office of the department chairperson for graduation for students expecting to complete degree requirements by the end of the Fall Semester.  Graduation Application
October
12-20 Mid-term Recess
21 Classes resume (Monday)
November
13 Last day for Authorized Withdrawal without academic penalty (WX)  Refer to "Refunds"
21 Last day to submit Application for Ph.D. Qualifying Examination for exams held January 23 and 25, 2013
26 Thanksgiving Recess begins after last class (Tuesday)
December
2 Classes resume (Monday)
16 Thesis/Dissertation (one copy) in the final form due in the Dean's Office for those expecting to complete degree requirements by the end of the Fall Semester. (Students must then post online.)
14-20 Final Examinations
January 2014
24 Last day for submission of work to remove "N" grade (Fall 2013 Semester)
February 2014
7 Last day for "N" grade conversion to be received by Registrar (Fall 2013 Semester)

Spring 2014

January
2 Final Grades due at 12:00 noon (Thursday)
13 Classes Begin (Monday)
19 Last day for changes in registration status (drop, add) Refer to "Refunds"
20 Martin Luther King Day (no classes)
22 Ph.D. Math Qualifying Examination
24 Ph.D. Discipline Specific Qualifying Examination
31 Last day for application made at the office of the department chairperson, for graduation for students expecting to complete degree requirements by the end of the Spring Semester.   Graduation Application
March
3 Semester Recess
10 Classes Resume (Monday)
April
2 Last day for Authorized Withdrawal without academic penalty (WX) " Refer to "Refunds (Wednesday)
16 Easter Recess begins after last class (Wednesday)
22 Classes Resume (Tuesday)
28 Thesis/Dissertation (one copy) in the final form due in the Dean's Office for those expecting to complete degree requirements by the end of the Spring Semester. (Students must then post online.)
May
3-9 Final Examinations
16 University Commencement Exercises
17 College of Engineering Recognition Ceremony and Diploma Distribution
June
27 Last day for submission of work to remove "N" grade (Spring 2014 Semester)
July
11 Last day for "N" grade conversion to be received by Registrar (Spring 2014 Semester)