University Registrar's Office

Spring 1998 Academic Calendar

January 5, Monday Academic and Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeals deadline
January 7–10, Wednesday–Saturday Orientation, advising and registration for all students based on student population and classification
January 12, Monday Classes begin (8:00 a.m.)
January 12, Monday Late Registration
January 13–16, 20, Tuesday–Friday, Tuesday Schedule Adjustment. Late Registration continues
January 16, Friday Deadline for undergraduate students to apply to graduate in May 1998
January 19, Monday Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. Classes dismissed; offices closed
January 20, Tuesday Last day to change courses or course sections. Exceptions require approval of Academic Advising or the Graduate School
January 20, Tuesday Last day to drop a course(s) and be entitled to a refund on tuition and fees
January 20, Tuesday Deadline for graduate students to apply to graduate in May 1998
February 13, Friday Deadline for undergraduate students to apply to student teach during 1998–99
February 23, Monday Six weeks unsatisfactory progress reports due in Registrar's Office
February 28, Saturday Instruction ends for Spring Break (1:00 p.m.)
March 1, Sunday Financial aid priority filing date for 1998–99 academic year
March 9, Monday Classes resume following Spring Break (8:00 a.m.)
March 11, Wednesday Last day to drop course(s) without academic penalty
March 25, Wednesday Final date for oral examinations for May doctoral candidates
April 2–16, Thursday–Thursday Summer and/or Fall Semester advising for continuing undergraduate students in major departments, by appointment
April 4–9, Saturday–Thursday,
13–16, Monday–Thursday
Registration for continuing students for Summer and/or Fall semester
April 8, Wednesday Deadline for filing one signed copy of dissertation in the Graduate Office
April 10, Friday Spring Holiday. Classes dismissed; offices closed
April 21, Tuesday Deadline for filing one copy of thesis in the Graduate School Office
May 5, Tuesday Final date for complete clearance of May candidates for graduate degrees
May 5, Tuesday Last day of classes
May 6–13, Wednesday–Wednesday Final Examinations
May 17, Sunday Commencement