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2012 Fall Calendar

July 25- August 3
2012 Fall registration for continuing students

August 15
New Student Fall Orientation 10:00 a.m.  - 12:30 p.m.
College of Public Health, 1st Floor

August 20
First day of class

August 22
Last day to register
Last day to add a class

August 24
Last day to drop/withdraw with 100% refund – No refund after this date for courses dropped and student continues enrollment
Last day to change audit to credit

August 31
Last day to withdraw with a refund (50%)

September 3
Holiday – Labor Day

September 14
Last day to drop a course without a “W” recorded on transcript

September 24
Research Induction Ceremony – 3:00 p.m. IDW 126 Lecture Hall
No classes or exams from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

October 18
Career Day- All day – Spine and Neuroscience Institute, 12th Floor
No classes or exams from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

October 19
Last day to change from credit to audit

October 22
College of Nursing Ph.D. only – See Appendix K of CON handbook
for dissertation defense date, approximately 8 weeks prior to graduation.

November 12
Holiday – Veterans Day

November 21
Last day to drop a class

November 22
Holiday – Thanksgiving (day after is a holiday if declared by Governor)

November 26 – December 7
2013 Spring registration for continuing students

December 6
Holiday Reception – 3:00 p.m. Helen Guinn Adams Atrium, Biomed I
No classes or exams from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

December 7
Last day to submit thesis or dissertation to Library

December 20
Grades due for graduating students

December 21
Last day to remove an “I” received during the last enrolled semester
Last day of class

December 22
Degrees conferred

December 31
Grades due for continuing students