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Fall 2009 Academic Calendar

Registration, Withdrawal and Grade Dates for Students

AugustSeptemberOctoberNovemberDecember

Note: Subject to change without notice.

August 2009
Friday, Aug. 21 Residence halls open at noon. (Specific Residence Hall move-in dates to be announced.)
Monday, Aug. 24 Late Registration for returning students, new students and cross-registration.
New Student Convocation.
Tuesday, Aug. 25 Fall and Express I classes begin.
Wednesday, Aug. 26 Senior Citizen registration.
Monday, Aug. 31
Fall and Express I Drop / Add Deadline: Last day for 100% refund for full semester and Express I courses.
Last day to submit a request to Audit class.
Last day to apply for a Pass / Fail grade option.


September 2009
Monday, Sept. 7
Last day for 90% refund for full semester and Express I courses.
Tuesday, Sept. 15
Last day to withdraw with a "W" from Express I courses.
Monday, Sept. 21
Last day for 50% refund for full semester courses.


October 2009
Thursday, Oct. 1
Deadline for Application to Graduate in December 2009.
Tuesday, Oct. 6 Last day for students to withdraw from full semester courses with a grade of "W".
Friday, Oct. 9
Last day of Express I classes.
Sunday, Oct. 11
Fall Break Holiday begins (SD).
Monday, Oct. 12
Fall Break Holiday (SD).
Tuesday, Oct. 13
Fall Break Holiday (SD).
Wednesday, Oct. 14
Classes Resume.
Express I final exams for MW classes.
Thursday, Oct. 15
Express I final exams for TR classes.
Friday, Oct. 16
Express II courses begin.
Monday, Oct. 19
Last day for 25% refund for full semester courses.
Tuesday, Oct. 20 Last day to Drop / Add for Express II courses; Last day for 100% refund for Express II courses.
Mid Term and Express I grades available to students via CougarTrail at 8:00 a.m.
Thursday, Oct. 22 Last day for 90% refund for Express II courses.
Friday, Oct. 30 Last day for 50% refund for Express II courses.


November 2009
Monday, Nov. 2
Spring 2010 early registration begins based on earned hours.
Friday, Nov. 6
Last day to withdraw from Express II courses with a "W"; Last day for 25% refund for Express II courses.
Wednesday, Nov. 25
Thanksgiving Holiday begins (no classes).
Thursday, Nov. 26
Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes) - college-wide closing.
Friday, Nov. 27 Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes) - college-wide closing.
Saturday, Nov. 28 Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes) - college-wide closing.
Sunday, Nov. 29 Classes resume.


December 2009
Monday, Dec. 7
Last day of Fall and Express II classes.
Tuesday, Dec. 8
Reading Day (SD) - no classes.
Wednesday, Dec. 9
Fall semester and Express II final exams begin.
Wednesday, Dec. 16
Fall semester and Express II final exams end.
Saturday, Dec. 19
Fall 2009 December Commencement.
Tuesday, Dec. 22 Final grades available via CougarTrail at 8:00 a.m.


SD = Storm Day Makeup