Graduate Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2018

Classes begin Session I August 27
Labor Day September 3
Last day to drop classes and receive a refund September 4
Last day to drop classes for Session I and last day to drop with a grade of W September 21
Spring Graduation Application Deadline September 30
Last day of classes for Session I October 20
Academic Advising for Spring Semester begins October 22
Classes begin Session II October 22
Session I final grades due by 1:00 p.m. on Faculty Self-Service October 24
Last day to drop classes and receive a refund October 29
Spring Semester Registration for current students November 8-16
Last day to drop classes for Session II and last day to drop with a grade of W November 16
Open Registration for Spring Semester begins for new and re-admitted students. November 19
The Brother of Christian Instruction Founder’s Day Recess November 21
Thanksgiving Break November 22-23
Last day of classes for Session II December 15
Fall Semester Officially Ends (Includes Distance Learning) December 15
December Graduate Recognition Ceremony for Summer and Fall Graduates December 16
Session II final grades due by 1:00 p.m. on Faculty Self-Service December 19

Spring Semester 2019

Classes begin Session I January 7
Last day to drop classes and receive a refund January 14
Martin Luther King Jr Day January 21
Deadline to Apply for Summer Graduation Februrary 1
Last day to drop classes for Session I and last day to drop with a grade of W February 1
Last day of classes for Session I March 2
Classes begin Session II March 4
Session I final grades due by 1:00 p.m. on Faculty Self-Service March 6
Last day to drop classes and receive a refund March 11
Academic advising for Fall and Summer Semesters begins March 11
Fall and Summer Semesters Registration for current students March 28-April 5
Last day to drop classes for Session II and last day to drop with a grade of W March 29
Open Registration for Summer and Fall begins for new and re-admitted students. April 8
Easter Break April 18-21
Last day of classes for Session II April 27
Spring Semester Officially Ends (Includes Distance Learning) April 27
Graduate Reception, Baccalaureate and Commencement Weekend April 27-28
Session II final grades due by 1:00 p.m. on Faculty Self-Service May 1

Summer 2019 Semester

Classes begin Session I April 29
Last day to drop classes and receive a refund May 6
Last day to drop classes in Session I with a final grade of W May 24
Memorial Day May 27
Summer Graduation Application deadline June 1
Last day for classes for Session I June 22
Final grades due by 1:00pm on Faculty Self-Serve June 26
Classes begin Session II June 24
Last day to drop classes and receive a refund for Session II July 1
Fourth of July (offices closed) July 4
Last day to drop classes in Session II with a final grade of W July 19
Last day of classes August 17
Summer Semester officially ends (includes Distance Learning) August 17
Final Grades due by 1:00 pm on Faculty Self-Service August 21

Information about class cancellations is available daily by calling 330-490-7005.

Full-term Graduate semesters (16 weeks) adhere to the Undergraduate last day to add a course, last day to drop with a refund and the last day to drop with a grade of W dates.

The last day to drop a class with a refund for all Graduate sessions lasting 8 weeks or longer will be 6 business days from the first day of the session.

Final grades are due the Wednesday following the last day of the course unless otherwise indicated.

Specific Physical Therapy details are available through the PT Department.