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Academic Calendar

Summer 2022
May 20 Tuition due
Jun 6 Summer semester begins
Continuing Education classes begin
Jun 6–10 Summer add/drop period
Jun 20 MCAD closed in observation of Juneteenth
Jul 4
No classes: Independence Day
July 12 Midterm grades due by 9:00 p.m.
Jul 22 Last day to withdraw from a summer course with a notation of W
Aug 12 Last day of summer semester
Last day to submit Summer 2022 Request for Incomplete Grade
Last day of Continuing Education classes
Aug 16 Grades due by noon; grades generally posted within two business days
Fall 2022
Aug 1 Tuition, fees, housing payments due
Aug 26 Housing move-in
*schedule subject to change
Aug 27–28 New student orientation
*schedule subject to change
Aug 29 Fall semester begins
Continuing Education classes begin
Aug 29–Sep 2 Add/drop period
Sep 2 Last day to register for Fall 2022
Last day to add a class
Last day to drop a class for a refund and without a notation of W
Internship Learning Contract due
Financial aid updated for students adjusting their number of credits
Sep 5
No classes: Labor Day
Sep 8 Financial Aid Disbursement
Sep 30 Spring Semester 2022 incomplete work due to faculty
Oct 17–21 Week 8: Midterm
Oct 31 Deadline to cancel Spring 2023 housing contract
Nov 1 Midterm grades due by 9:00 p.m.
Nov 8 Advising Day for declared undergraduates; no classes
Nov 11
Last day to withdraw from a Fall Semester 2022 course with a notation of W
Deadline for December 2022 graduating students to resolve all credit issues
Nov 8–18 Advising and Registration  for Spring Semester 2023
Nov 17–19
Nov 23–25
Fall Break
Dec 1
FAFSA priority deadline for Fall Semester 2023
Dec 16
Last day of Fall Semester 2022
Last day to submit Fall Semester 2022 Request for Incomplete Grade
Commencement
Intents to graduate due for students planning to complete their degrees in May 2023 (all programs)
Continuing Education classes end
Dec 20
Fall Semester 2022 grades due by noon; grades generally posted within two business days
Spring 2023
Jan 6 Tuition, fees, housing payments due
Jan 12 Housing move-in
*schedule subject to change
Jan 13 New student orientation
*schedule subject to change
Jan 16 No classes: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Jan 17 Spring semester begins
Continuing Education classes begin
Jan 17–23 Add/drop period
Jan 23 Last day to register for Spring 2023
Last day to add a class
Last day to drop a class for a refund and without a notation of W
Internship Learning Contract due
Financial aid updated for students adjusting their number of credits
Jan 26 Financial aid disbursement
Feb 17 Fall Semester 2022 incomplete work due to faculty
Mar 1 FAFSA final deadline for Fall Semester 2023
Mar 6–10 Week 8: Midterm
Mar 13–17 Spring Break
Mar 28 Midterm grades due by 9:00 p.m.
Apr 5 Deadline to apply for Fall 2023 housing
Apr 11 Advising Day for declared undergraduates; no classes
Apr 11–21 Advising and Registration for Summer and Fall Semester 2023
Apr 14
Last day to withdraw from a Spring Semester 2023 course with a notation of W
Deadline for May 2023 graduating students to resolve all credit issues
May 9
Last day of Spring Semester 2023
Last day to submit Spring Semester 2023 Request for Incomplete Grade
Intents to graduate due for students planning to complete their degrees in August 2023 (Master of Arts only) or December 2023 (all programs)
Continuing Education classes end
May 13
Commencement
May 15
Housing move-out
May 16 Spring Semester 2023 grades due by noon; grades generally posted within two business days
Summer 2023
May 26 Tuition due
Jun 5 Summer semester begins
Continuing Education classes begin
Jun 5–9 Summer add/drop period
Jun 19 MCAD closed in observation of Juneteenth
Jul 4
No classes: Independence Day
July 11 Midterm grades due by 9:00 p.m.
Jul 21 Last day to withdraw from a summer course with a notation of W
Aug 11 Last day of summer semester
Last day to submit Summer 2023 Request for Incomplete Grade
Last day of Continuing Education classes
Aug 15 Grades due by noon; grades generally posted within two business days