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GPED Academic Calendar

Fall 2017

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

Jul 19 Fall 2017 open enrollment/change period begins
Aug 1 Deadline for all domestic students to waive student health insurance coverage   
Aug 7 ISSS Welcome Check-in for GPED international students
Aug 14, 17–18 International Graduate Student Orientation, ISSS
Aug 15-16 GPED Math Workshop
Aug 16 Workshop: Culture of the American Classroom
Aug 21 Graduate School Students Orientation (10 a.m. to 12 p.m.)
Aug 23 Fall 2017 classes begin
Aug 30 Last day to add/drop fall classes using YES (by 11:59 p.m.)
Aug 31 Deadline to pay fall tuition and fees
Aug 31-Sep 6 Extended add/drop period (contact GPED office for assistance)
Sep 6 Last day to add/drop a class with no entry on the record (by 4 p.m.)            
Sep 7 Deadline for international students health insurance waiver
Sep 9 GPED Welcome Party (4 p.m. to 7 p.m.)
Oct 8 Econ Dept. / GPED Fall Picnic
Oct 9 Spring 2018 schedule available in YES; can start building cart
Oct 12-13 Fall break
Oct 20    Last day to withdraw from fall semester classes (by 4 p.m.)
Oct 20 Deadline to submit Intent to Graduate form for December graduation
Nov 1 Spring 2018 registration windows open
Nov 17 Spring 2018 registration windows end
Nov 18-26 Thanksgiving holiday
Dec 4 Spring 2018 Open enrollment begins
Dec 7 Fall classes end
Dec 8-16 Examinations and reading days
Dec 16 Fall semester ends; Degree conferral date for December graduates
Dec 18                                  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 Deadline to pay spring tuition and fees
Jan 8 First day of Spring classes
Jan 15 No class in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday
Jan 16-22 Extended add/drop period (contact GPED office for assistance)
Jan 22 Last day to add/drop a class with no entry on the record (by 4:00 p.m.)   
Feb 12 Deadline to submit Intent to Graduate form for May graduation
Feb 19 Summer 2018 class schedule available in YES; can start building cart
Mar 3-11 Spring break
Mar 12 Fall 2018 class schedule is available in YES
Mar 16 Last day to withdraw from spring semester classes (by 4:00 p.m.)
Mar 26 Summer 2018 open enrollment begins
Apr 6 Deadline to rent regalia for May 2018 Commencement ceremony
Apr 11 Fall 2018 registration window opens
Apr 23 Spring classes end
Apr 24-May 3 Examinations and reading days
May 3 Spring semester ends
May 4 GPED Awards Dinner
May 9 — 9:00 p.m. Commencement Event - THE PARTY
May 11 — 9:00 a.m.       Commencement Event - Graduation Ceremony