Important Dates & Deadlines

Fall 2014

August 31 Residence Halls open for fall 2014
Online Check-in begins for continuing and returning students on
New Student Orientation and Check-in begins in the Student Activities Center.
August 31 - September 5 Fall 2014 Check-in Week. Failure to Check-in by 11:59 p.m. on September 5 will result in the loss of your fall 2014 registration schedule and the assessment of a $250 late check-in fee.
September 1* Labor Day
September 5 Last day to declare/change a program, major, or principal instrument for fall 2014.
September 8 First day of fall 2014 classes, instrumental lessons, labs, and ensembles.
September 12

Last day to add/drop, including all course schedule changes due to Credit by Exam.
Last day to declare part-time status for fall 2014. See the Counseling and Advising Center.

October 10 Last day to file for May 2105 graduation
October 13* Columbus Day (no classes)
October 17 Grades of "Incomplete" earned during summer 2014 must be changed by 5:00 p.m.
October 27 - 31 Mid-Term Week/Audition Week
November 7 Last day to request a Withdrawal from a class for fall 2014. Forms are available in the Office of the Registrar.
Spring 2015 Registration Manual available
November 11* Veterans Day (no classes)
November 12 Academic advising period for spring 2015 begins
November 17 - December 4 Spring 2015 Registration period. Register online at
November 27 - 30* Thanksgiving Recess
December 15 - 19 Final Exam Week/Audition Week. Course evaluations due.
December 20 Residence Halls close at 12:00 p.m.
December 20 - January 11* Winter Recess (Administrative Offices reopen January 5, 2015)


*college closed