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.

 

Summer 2014

May
28 Classes begin
July
4 Independence Day - No Classes
8 Last day to submit Application for Ph.D. Qualifying Examination for exams held September 2014
10 Last day for withdrawing from courses or changing from credit to audit  Refer to "Refunds"
15 September Graduation Deadline - Last day for Graduation 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.  
28 Final Examinations
August
1 Deadline for submission of Advisor Approval Form and copy of Title Page of Thesis/Dissertation, along with all Grade Change forms to be submitted to the Graduate Programs Office (CEER 302A) for those expecting to complete degree requirements by the end of the Fall Semester. (Students must then post online.)
6 Final Grades Due (12:00 noon)
8 Last day for "N" grade conversion to be received by Registrar's office. (Summer 2014 Semester)

Fall 2014

August
25 Classes Begin
31 Last day for dropping and/or adding classes  Refer to "Refunds"
September
1 Labor Day - No Classes
3 Ph.D. Math Qualifying Examination
5 Ph.D. Discipline Specific Qualifying Examination
 
30 December Graduation Deadline - Last day for Graduation 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.  
October
13-17 Mid-term Recess
20 Classes resume (Monday)
21 Last day to submit Application for Ph.D. Qualifying Examination for exams held January 2015
November
12 Last day for Authorized Withdrawal without academic penalty (WX)  Refer to "Refunds"
25 Thanksgiving Recess begins after last class (Tuesday)
December
1 Classes resume (Monday)
8 Deadline for submission of Advisor Approval Form and copy of Title Page of Thesis/Dissertation, along with all Grade Change forms to be submitted to the Graduate Programs Office (CEER 302A) for those expecting to complete degree requirements by the end of the Fall Semester. (Students must then post online.)
11 Final day of classes
13-19 Final Examinations
January 2015
30 Last day for submission of work to remove "N" grade (Fall 2014 Semester)
February 2015
13 Last day for "N" grade conversion to be received by Registrar (Fall 2014 Semester)

Spring 2015

January
12 Classes Begin (Monday)
18 Last day for requesting and/or adding classes  Refer to "Refunds"
19 Martin Luther King Day (no classes)
21 Ph.D. Math Qualifying Examination
23 Ph.D. Discipline Specific Qualifying Examination
30 May Graduation Deadline - Last day for Graduation 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. 
March
2-6 Semester Recess
9 Classes Resume (Monday)
April
1 Last day for Authorized Withdrawal without academic penalty (WX) " Refer to "Refunds (Wednesday)
1 Easter Recess begins after last class (Wednesday)
7 Classes Resume (Tuesday)
27 Deadline for submission of Advisor Approval Form and copy of Title Page of Thesis/Dissertation, along with all Grade Change forms to be submitted to the Graduate Programs Office (CEER 302A) for those expecting to complete degree requirements by the end of the Fall Semester. (Students must then post online.)
30 Final day of classes
May
2-8 Final Examinations
15 University Commencement Exercises
16 College of Engineering Recognition Ceremony and Diploma Distribution
June
26 Last day for submission of work to remove "N" grade (Spring 2015 Semester)
July
10 Last day for "N" grade conversion to be received by Registrar (Spring 2015 Semester)