Fall TERM 2013
May,July,August -TBA: Academic Advising, Enrollment and Orientation
(AARO) conferences for new first-year and transfer undergraduate
students. Conference dates to be announced. For more information,
students should contact New Student Programs, Student Life Office,
August 24, Saturday: Residence halls officially open.
August 25, Sunday: Opening Convocation, McFarlin Auditorium.
August 26, Monday: First day of classes.
August 30, Friday: Last day to enroll, add courses or drop courses
without grade record. Last day to file for graduation in December.
September 2, Monday: University Holiday - Labor Day.
September 11, Wednesday: Last day to declare pass/fail, no credit or
first-year repeated course grading options. Last day to request an
excused absence for the observance of a religious holiday.
October 1, Tuesday: Early intervention grades due for first-year
October 4-5, Friday-Saturday: Family Weekend
October 9, Wednesday: Last day for continuing undergraduate students to
change their majors before November enrollment.
October 14-15, Monday-Tuesday: Fall Break
October 25-26, Friday-Saturday: Homecoming
October 27, Sunday: Mid-Term grades due for first-year and sophomore
November 4 - 22, Monday-Friday: Enrollment for Spring 2014 Continuing
Students for all undergraduates and for graduates in Dedman and Meadows.
November 8, Friday: Last day to drop a course.
November 14, Thursday: Last day for December graduation candidates to
change grades of Incomplete.
November 22, Friday: Students should file for May graduation. The
last day to file is January 25, 2014.
November 26, Tuesday: Last day to withdraw from the University.
November 27, Wednesday: "No Class" day.
November 28-29, Thursday- Friday: University Holiday - Thanksgiving.
December 4-9, Wednesday-Monday: No final examinations or unscheduled
tests and papers.
December 5, Thursday: Last day for oral/written examinations for
December graduate degree candidates.
December 9, Monday: Last day of instruction.
December 10-11, Tuesday-Wednesday: Reading Days
December 12-18, Thursday-Wednesday: Examinations (No examinations
scheduled for Sunday).
December 19, Thursday: Residence halls close at 10:00 a.m. for Winter
Break. (December graduates contact RLSH).
December 21, Saturday: Official close of term and date for conferral of
degrees. December Commencement Convocation.
December 24-January 1, Tuesday-Wednesday: University offices closed.
December 25, Wednesday: University Holiday - Christmas