Important Dates for Spring 2018

Academic Calendar

ALL DATES TENTATIVE

Events Short Session I Minimester I
(Online)
Full Spring Session Short Session II Minimester II
(Online)
Saturday Class
Session I
Saturday Class
Session II
Advising for Currently Enrolled Students Sept 25 -
Oct 20
Sept 25 -
Oct 20
Sept 25 -
Oct 20
Sept 25 -
Oct 20
Sept 25 -
Oct 20
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Regular Registration Oct 23 -
Dec 7*
Oct 23 -
Dec 7*
Oct 23 -
Dec 7*
Oct 23, 2017 -
Mar 1, 2018 *
Oct 23, 2017 -
Mar 1, 2018 *
Oct 23, 2017 -
Dec 7, 2017 *
Oct 23, 2017 -
Mar 1, 2018 *
Web Registration System Closed for Drop for Non-Payment Dec 8 Dec 8 Dec 8 --- --- --- ---
Late Registration ($50 late fee  begins on  the first day of classes) Dec 9, 2017 -
Jan 9, 2018 *
Dec 9, 2017 -
Jan 23, 2018 *
Dec 9, 2017 -
Jan 11, 2018 *
Mar 2 - 6* Mar 2 - 21* Dec 8 - Jan 17 * Mar 2 - Mar 20*     
Classes Begin Jan 8 Jan 22 Jan 8 Mar 5 Mar 19 Jan 13 Mar 10
Drop/Add (Only for students with existing schedules) Jan 8 - 9 Jan 22 - 23 Jan 8 - 11 Mar 5 - 6 Mar 19 - 20 Jan 16 - 17 Mar 19 - 20
Web Registration System Closed for Drop for Non-Payment Jan 12 Jan 24 Jan 12 Mar 7 Mar 21 Jan 18 Mar 21
University Holidays Jan 15 --- Jan 15
Mar 11 - 18
Mar 11 - 18 --- Mar 11 - 18 ---
Midterm Grades Due Jan 31 Feb 2 Feb 28 Apr 4 Mar 30 Feb 3 Apr 7
Last Day to Withdraw with a “W” Grade Feb 7 Feb 5 Mar 7 Apr 11 Apr 2 Feb 10 April 14
Last Day of Classes Feb 28 Feb 16 Apr 30 May 1 Apr 13 Feb 24 Apr 28
Final Exams Mar 1 - 3 Proctored Exams Arranged by Instructor
Feb 19 - 20
May 2 - 7 May 2 - 3, 5 Proctored Exams Arranged by Instructor
Apr 16 - 17
Mar 3 May 5
Grades Due Mar 6, Noon Feb 21, Noon May 8, Noon May 8, Noon Apr 18, Noon Mar 6, Noon May 8, Noon
Commencement Ceremony May 8

* Registration closes at midnight on the final day of regular and late registration.
All campuses close at noon on Friday, Spring and Fall semesters. Summer semester closed on Fridays.

Business Calendar

ALL DATES TENTATIVE

Calendar Event Date
Spring Semester Priority Deadline for Submitting the Completed and Signed FAFSA or Renewal FAFSA to the federal processor 8/30/2017
Priority Graduate Admissions Deadline 9/15/2017
Fall Semester Deadline for Submitting All Supporting Documentation requested by the Office Of Financial Aid 9/29/2017
Late Graduate Admissions Deadline 10/06/2017
New Student Orientations Begin for Spring Click Here
Priority Undergraduate Admission Application Deadline 12/07/2017
Payment Deadline for Full, Session I, Minimester I and eCore Full and Session I Regular Registration 12/07/2017
Drop for Non-Payment for Regular Registration (Web Registration System is Closed) 12/08/2017
Senior Citizens 62 and over/TAP Registration Start Date (Session I, Minimester I, and Full) 12/09/2017
Last Day for Accuplacer retake for Admission Decision 1/03/2018
Bookstore Charges Open for Financial Aid 1/03/2018
Last Day for New Students to Register for Full Session 1/05/2018
Residence Hall Move In Macon, Cochran and Eastman 1/05/2018
Payment Deadline for Full and Session I and eCore Full and Session I Late Registration and Drop/Add 1/11/2018
Drop for Non-Payment for Late Registration and Drop/Add (Web Registration System is Closed) 1/12/2018
Payment Deadline Minimester I Late Registration and Drop/Add 1/23/2018
Drop for Non-Payment for Minimester I 1/24/2018
First Financial Aid Refund Date 1/31/2018
Payment Deadline for Session II, Minimester II, and eCore Session II Regular Registration 3/01/2018
Payment Deadline for Session II and eCore Session II Drop/Add 3/06/2018
Payment Deadline for Minimester II, Late Registration and Drop/Add 3/20/2018
New Student Orientation Click Here
Grades Available in SWORDS 5/14/2018