Past academic and financial deadlines.

2018–2019 Academic Year


Summer 2018

May 21–August 24 International Business Plan
June 14–August 8 Summer Intensive Language Program
June 18–August 10 Intensive English as a Second Language
June 18–August 3 English Prep for Graduate Studies

Fall 2018

August 20–24 New Student Orientation
August 27 Classes Convene. Tuition Due (1st day)
September 3 Labor Day Holiday
September 10

Deadline to add full-length Fall course (10th day). Deadline to ADD and DROP first-half semester Fall course. Last day for 100% refund, 50% refund on or after September 11 (until next deadline). Late fees added to all unpaid tuition accounts.

September 24 Last day to drop full-length fall course (20th day). Last day for 50% refund, 10% withdrawal refund on or after September 25 (until next deadline).
October 17 First half of semester ends
October 18 Second half of semester begins
October 29 Last day to withdraw from a full-length fall course (45th day) for a 10% refund.  No refunds after this date.
October 31 Deadline to ADD and DROP second-half semester fall course.

November 17–25

Thanksgiving Recess
December 14 Last Day of Classes
December 15 Winter Commencement
December 16–January 1 Winter Break
January 2, 2019 Fall semester grades due

WORKSHOPS & OTHER BRIEF COURSES may be added or dropped until 4 p.m. on the last business day ONE WEEK BEFORE THEY BEGIN. Without an official drop, tuition remains due and the appropriate grade will be assigned.


Winter 2019

January 2–25 Winter Term Classes

Spring 2019

January 22–25 New Student Orientation
January 28 Classes Convene. Tuition due (1st day)
February 8 Deadline to ADD full-length spring course (10th day). Deadline to ADD and DROP first-half semester spring course. Last day for 100% refund, 50% refund on or after February 11 (until next deadline). Late fees added to all unpaid tuition accounts.
February 22 Last day to DROP full-length spring course (20th day). Last day for 50% refund, 10% withdrawal refund on or after February 25 (until next deadline).
February 25 10% withdrawal refund on or after February 25 (until next deadline).
March 16–24 Spring Break
March 26 First half of semester ends
March 27 Second half of semester begins
April 5 Last day to withdraw from a full-length spring course (45th day) for a 10% refund.  No refunds after this date.
April 9 Deadline to ADD and DROP second-half semester spring course.
May 17 Last Day of Classes
May 18 Commencement
June 3 Winter and Spring grades due

WORKSHOPS & OTHER BRIEF COURSES may be added or dropped until 4 p.m. on the last business day ONE WEEK BEFORE THEY BEGIN. Without an official drop, tuition remains due and the appropriate grade will be assigned.

2017–2018 Academic Year


Summer 2017

May 22–August 25 International Business Plan
June 15–August 9 Summer Intensive Language Program
June 19–August 11 Intensive English as a Second Language
June 19–August 4 English Prep for Graduate Studies

Fall 2017

August 21–25 New Student Orientation
August 28 Classes Convene
August 28 Tuition Due (1st day)
September 4 Labor Day Holiday
September 11

Deadline to add full-length Fall course (10th day). Deadline to ADD and DROP first-half semester Fall course. Last day for 100% refund.

September 12 50% tuition refund (11th day)
September 25 Last day to drop full-length fall course (20th day) for 50% refund.
September 26 Late fees added to all tuition accounts (21st day)
October 18 First half of semester ends
October 19 Second half of semester begins
October 30 Last day to withdraw from a full-length fall course (45th day) for 10% refund. No refund after this date.
November 1 Deadline to ADD and DROP second-half semester fall course.

November 18–26

Thanksgiving Recess
December 15 Last Day of Classes
December 16 Winter Commencement
December 16–January 1 Winter Break
January 2, 2018 Fall semester grades due

Workshops and other brief courses may be added or dropped until 4 p.m. on the last business day one week before they begin. Without an official drop, tuition remains due and the appropriate grade will be assigned.


Winter 2018

January 2–26 Winter Term Classes
January 8 Classes convene for IEM & Joint MPA/IEM spring-start students

Spring 2018

January 22–26 New Student Orientation
January 29 Classes Convene
January 29 Tuition due (1st day)
February 9 Deadline to ADD full-length spring course (10th day). Deadline to ADD and DROP first-half semester spring course. Last day for 100% refund.
February 23 Last day to DROP full-length spring course (20th day). Last day for 50% refund, 10% refund after February 23.
February 24 Late fees added to all tuition accounts (21st day)
March 17–25 Spring Break
March 27 First half of semester ends
March 28 Second half of semester begins
April 6 Last day to withdraw from a full-length spring course (45th day) for 10% refund. No refund after this date.
April 10 Deadline to ADD and DROP second-half semester spring course
May 18 Last Day of Classes
May 19 Commencement
June 1 Winter and Spring grades due

Workshops and other brief courses may be added or dropped until 4 p.m. on the last business day one week before they begin. Without an official drop, tuition remains due and the appropriate grade will be assigned.