Dates and Deadlines

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Spring 2017

March 2017

March 10

  • Deadline to submit Outstanding Dissertation Award nominations to Graduate School

March 11-19

  • Spring Break - Students

March 25

  • Deadline to submit Dissertation Research Assistantship Award Nominations to Colleges

March 31

  • Last day to drop or withdraw from the university

April 2017

Early April

  • Advanced Registration Begins for Summer 2017 and Fall 2017

April 2

  • Last day to drop a course online using SalukiNet

April 7

  • Deadline for format check for Thesis Dissertation, Research Paper
  • Deadline to submit Dissertation Research Assistantship Award Nominations to Graduate School

April 14

  • Deadline to submit Graduate Tuition Scholarship Applications for Summer 2017

April 14

May 2017

May 1

  • Deadline to submit Graduate Scholarship Program forms to Graduate School for Summer 2017
  • Summer 2017 Graduate Assistantship contracts to Graduate School for processing
  • Graduate Assistant Re-Employment Notification: Departments must notify Graduate Assistants of decision to re-employ or not to re-employ for the following Fall and Spring Semesters

May 8-12

  • Finals Week

May 13

May 29

  • Memorial Day Holiday - University Closed

Summer 2017

June 12

  • Summer Semester Begins!

June 30

  • Format check deadline

July 4

  • Independence Day holiday

July 7 - Deadline to submit Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations to Graduate School for August Graduation

August 3-4

  • Finals Week

Fall 2017

August 2017

August 14 - 18

  • Graduate School and Departmental Workshop for new Graduate Assistants
  • International Students - Orientation for new students

August 21

  • Fall Semester Begins!

August 25

  • Deadline to submit Graduate Scholarship Program forms to Graduate School for Fall 2017

September 2017

September 1

  • Last day to submit paperwork to the Registration Office to drop a semester length course to be eligible for a credit/refund; change credit/audit status; and to withdraw from the university with a full refund

September 3

  • Last day for student to drop a full-term course with a full refund

September 4

  • Labor Day - University Closed

September 15

September 21

  • Deadline to apply for IL residency for Fall 2017

October 2017

October 7 - 10

  • Fall Break - Students

October 29

  • Last day to withdraw from the university
  • Last day to drop a course online using SalukiNet

November 2017

November 3

November 10

November 15

  • Deadline to submit Graduate Tuition Scholarship Application for Spring 2018

November 11

  • Veterans Day - University Closed

November 22-24

  • Thanksgiving Vacation - Students

December 2017

December 11-15

  • Finals Week

December 16

December 17, 2017 - January 15, 2018

  • Holiday Break - Students

December 25, 2017 - January 1, 2018

  • Campus Holiday