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Important Dates and Deadlines

For more information, refer to the current semester Academic Calendar.

Fall 2018 Semester:

  • Commencement: Dec. 8, 2018
  • Graduation Clearing Date: Feb. 1, 2019

Event Spring 2019 Summer 2019 Fall 2019
First day of the term Jan. 7, 2019 Summer Session start dates vary:

Early session: May 6, 2019

Late session: June 17, 2019
Aug. 19, 2019
Financial Aid (FAFSA) Priority Application Deadline

Students’ eligibility for the Stafford loan and Pell Grant programs will continue to be reviewed if students file the FAFSA after the priority deadline. More financial aid info.
Current students:
Nov. 30, 2017

New students:
Jan. 31, 2018
Current students:
Nov. 30, 2017

New students:
Jan. 31, 2018
Current students:
Nov. 30, 2018

New students:
Jan. 31, 2019
Undergraduate Degree-Seeking Admission Applications OPEN OPEN OPEN
Undergraduate Admissions Application Deadline Dec. 7, 2018

(transcripts must be received by
Dec. 14)
April 5, 2019

(transcripts must be received by
April 19)
July 19, 2019

(transcripts must be received by
Aug. 2)
Non-Degree Undergraduate Admissions Application Deadline Jan. 9, 2019 May 8, 2019 Aug. 21, 2019
Former Student Reinstatement Deadline Dec. 14, 2018 May 31, 2019 Aug. 2, 2019
Tuition Due Date Jan. 7, 2019 May 6, 2019 (session start dates and tuition deadlines vary) Aug. 19, 2019
Registration Dates Nov. 5, 2018 –
Jan. 6, 2019
March 4 -
June 17, 2019
April 8 -
Aug. 19, 2019
Graduation Application Deadline (after this date late fees apply) March 1, 2019 May 24, 2019 Oct. 4, 2019
Commencement May 4, 2019 No summer commencement ceremony Dec. 7, 2019
Graduation Clearing Date June 14, 2019 Aug. 30, 2019 Jan. 31, 2019


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