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GPED Academic Calendar

Fall 2017

Any posted times are Central time. Calendar is subject to change.

July 19, 2017 Fall 2017 open enrollment/change period begins
Aug 1, 2017 Deadline for all domestic students to waive student health insurance coverage   
Aug 7, 2017 ISSS Welcome Check-in for GPED international students
Aug 14, 17–18, 2017 International Graduate Student Orientation, ISSS
Aug 15-16, 2017 GPED Math Workshop
Aug 16, 2017 Workshop: Culture of the American Classroom
Aug 21, 2017 Graduate School Students Orientation (10 a.m. to 12 p.m.)
Aug 23, 2017 Fall 2017 classes begin
Aug 30, 2017 Last day to add/drop fall classes using YES (by 11:59 p.m.)
Aug 31, 2017 Deadline to pay fall tuition and fees
Aug 31-Sept 6, 2017 Extended add/drop period (contact GPED office for assistance)
Sept 6, 2017 Last day to add/drop a class with no entry on the record (by 4 p.m.)            
Sept 7, 2017 Deadline for international students health insurance waiver
Sept 9, 2017 GPED Welcome Party (4 p.m. to 7 p.m.)
Oct 8, 2017 Econ Dept. / GPED Fall Picnic
Oct 9, 2017 Spring 2018 schedule available in YES; can start building cart
Oct 12-13, 2017 Fall break
Oct 20, 2017         Last day to withdraw from fall semester classes (by 4 p.m.)
Oct 20, 2017 Deadline to submit Intent to Graduate form for December graduation
Nov 1, 2017 Spring 2018 registration windows open
Nov 17, 2017 Spring 2018 registration windows end
Nov 18-26, 2017 Thanksgiving holiday
Dec 4, 2017 Spring 2018 Open enrollment begins
Dec 7, 2017 Fall classes end
Dec 8-16, 2017 Examinations and reading days
Dec 16, 2017 Fall semester ends; Degree conferral date for December graduates
Dec 18, 2017                                   Deadline for submission of final fall grades (by 11:59 p.m.)                                    

 

Spring 2018

Any posted times are Central time. Calendar is subject to change.  

Jan 2, 2018 Deadline to pay spring tuition and fees
Jan 8, 2018 First day of Spring classes
Jan 15, 2018 No class in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday
Jan 16-22, 2018 Extended add/drop period (contact GPED office for assistance)
Jan 22, 2018 Last day to add/drop a class with no entry on the record (by 4:00 p.m.)   
Feb 12, 2018 Deadline to submit Intent to Graduate form for May graduation
Feb 19, 2018 Summer 2018 class schedule available in YES; can start building cart
Mar 3-11, 2018 Spring break
Mar 12, 2018 Fall 2018 class schedule is available in YES
Mar 16, 2018  Last day to withdraw from spring semester classes (by 4:00 p.m.)
Mar 26, 2018 Deadline to rent regalia for May 2018 Commencement ceremony
Apr 6, 2018 Fall 2018 registration windows begin
Apr 11, 2018 Fall 2018 registration windows begin
Apr 23, 2018 Spring classes end
Apr 24 - May 3, 2018 Examinations and reading days
May 3, 2018 Spring semester ends
May 4, 2018 GPED Awards Dinner (tentative)
May 9, 2018 — 9:00 p.m. Commencement Event - THE PARTY
May 11, 2018 — 9:00 a.m.       Commencement Event - Graduation Ceremony