Academic Calendar—Fall 2005

August 21, Sunday - August 27, SaturdayOrientation
August 24, WednesdayFall Bills Due

Week 1

August 29, MondayInstruction Begins
September 01, ThursdayLast day to add/drop Part of Term A courses with a refund
September 02, FridayLast day to add Fall semester courses before the Late Add Policy begins

Week 2

September 05, MondayLabor Day recess, 1 day only
September 07, WednesdayLast day to add full semester courses or change a section
September 07, WednesdayLast day to drop full semester courses with a refund
September 07, WednesdayLast day to change majors effective for Fall semester
September 07, WednesdayFinancial aid full-time status established as of this date
September 07, WednesdayLast day to drop Part of Term A courses without a grade appearing on the academic record - No Refund
September 09, Friday NoonK-Day recess begins

Week 3

September 12, MondayClasses resume
September 16, FridayLast day to drop full semester courses without a grade appearing on the academic record - No Refund

Week 4

September 19, Monday - October 21, FridayCourses dropped during this period will appear on the academic record with a grade of 'W'
September 23, FridayLast day to drop Part of Term A courses with a grade of 'W'
September 23, Friday 3:00 PMHomecoming Recess begins

Week 5

September 26, MondayClasses resume

Week 7

October 10, Monday - October 13, ThursdayMid-Term reporting period (1st year students only)
October 14, FridayPart of Term 'A' ends
October 14, FridayMid-Term grade roster due in OSRR

Week 8

October 17, MondayMid-Term grades available
October 17, MondayPart of Term B - 2nd half begins
October 20, ThursdayLast day to add/drop Part of Term B courses with a refund
October 21, FridayLast day to drop full semester courses with a grade of 'W'

Week 9

October 24, Monday - November 06, SundaySpring semester registration
October 26, WednesdayLast day to drop Part of Term B courses without a grade appearing on the academic record - No Refund

Week 11

November 11, FridayLast day to drop Part of Term B courses with a grade of 'W'

Week 12

November 18, Friday 10:00 PMThanksgiving recess begins

Week 13

November 28, MondayClasses resume

Week 14

December 09, FridayLast day of regular classes
December 10, SaturdayMid year commencement
December 12, Monday - December 16, FridayFinal exam period
December 16, FridayFall semester ends