Summer Session 2012

May 22–24
Tuesday–Thursday Add/drop for the summer session for students who have registered and paid their tuition.
May 25
Friday University Health Services benefits become available to registered students.
May 26
Saturday Summer residence halls open at 9:00 am.
May 28
Monday Memorial Day holiday.
May 29
Tuesday Orientation and testing begin for new undergraduate students.
May 29–30
Tuesday–Wednesday Registration for the summer session; students who register on these dates will register for all classes to be taken during the summer session. To complete registration, undergraduate students must pay tuition by 5:00 pm on May 30; graduate and law students must pay tuition by 5:00 pm on June 1.
May 30
Wednesday 5:00 pm: Tuition payment deadline for undergraduates.
May 31
Thursday Classes begin for first-term, nine-week, and whole-session classes.
June 1
Friday Last day of the official add/drop period for first-term, nine-week, and whole-session classes; after this date, changes in registration require the approval of the department chair and usually the student’s dean. (See General Information, chapter 4, for details.)
5:00 pm: Tuition payment deadline for graduate and law students.
June 5
Tuesday Fourth class day for first-term, nine-week, and whole-session classes; this is the date the official enrollment count is taken.
Last day an undergraduate student may add a first-term, nine-week, or whole-session class except for rare and extenuating circumstances.
Payment for added classes (add bill) due by 5:00 pm.
Last day to drop a first-term, nine-week, or whole-session class for a possible refund. (See General Information, chapter 4, for details.)
Last day a graduate student may, with the required approvals, add a first-term, nine-week, or whole-session class.
Last day a law student may add or drop a course without the approval of the dean.
June 7
Thursday Registration for the fall semester begins for new summer session students who have paid their tuition for summer, and for continuing and readmitted students who have not yet registered for fall.
June 20
Wednesday Last day a student may change registration in a first-term, nine-week, or whole-session class to or from the pass/fail or credit/no credit basis.
June 26
Tuesday Last class day for first-term two-hour law classes.
Last day to drop a first-term two-hour law class, with required approvals.
June 27
Wednesday Reading day for first-term two-hour law classes.
June 28–29
Thursday–Friday Final examinations for first-term two-hour law classes.
July 4
Wednesday Independence Day holiday.
July 5
Thursday Last class day for first-term classes.
Last day to drop a first-term class. (See General Information, chapter 4, for details.)
Last class day for first-term three-hour law classes.
Reading day for first-term three-hour law classes.
July 6
Friday Registration for students enrolling for the second term only. To complete registration, undergraduate students must pay tuition by 5:00 pm on July 6; graduate and law students must pay tuition by 5:00 pm on July 10.
Final examinations for first-term three-hour law classes.
July 6–7
Friday–Saturday Final examinations for first-term classes, except in the School of Law. Nine-week and whole-session classes do not meet.
July 9
Monday Classes begin for second-term classes.
July 10
Tuesday Last day of the official add/drop period for the second term; after this date, changes in registration require the approval of the department chair and usually the student’s dean. (See General Information, chapter 4, for details.)
5:00 pm: Tuition payment deadline for graduate and law students.
July 12
Thursday Fourth class day for second-term classes; this is the date the official enrollment count is taken.
Last day an undergraduate student may add a second-term class except for rare and extenuating circumstances.
Payment for added classes (add bill) due by 5:00 pm.
Last day to drop a second-term class for a possible refund. (See General Information, chapter 4, for details.)
Last day a graduate student may, with the required approvals, add a second-term class.
Last day a law student may add or drop a second-term course without the approval of the dean.
July 20
Friday Last day to apply for an undergraduate or a law degree.
Last day an undergraduate student or a law student may register in absentia.
Last day during the summer session for new summer session students and continuing and readmitted students to register for the fall semester.
July 24
Tuesday Tuition bills for the fall semester distributed to students electronically. Notice is sent to the e-mail address on the student’s record.
Last class day for nine-week classes.
Last day to drop a nine-week class. (See General Information, chapter 4, for details.)
July 25
Wednesday Reading day for nine-week law classes.
July 25–26
Wednesday–Thursday Final examinations for nine-week classes except in the School of Law.
July 26–27
Thursday–Friday Final examinations for nine-week law classes.
July 27
Friday Last day a student may change registration in a second-term class to or from the pass/fail or credit/no credit basis.
Last day to apply for a graduate degree.
August 3
Friday Last class day for second-term two-hour law classes.
Last day to drop a second-term two-hour law class, with required approvals.
August 4
Saturday Reading day for second-term two-hour law classes.
August 6–7
Monday–Tuesday Final examinations for second-term two-hour law classes.
August 10
Friday Last class day for second-term and whole-session classes, including three- and four-hour law classes.
Last day to submit master’s report, recital, thesis, doctoral dissertation, or treatise to the graduate dean.
Last day to drop a second-term or whole-session class. (See General Information, chapter 4, for details.)
August 11
Saturday Final examinations for second-term and whole-term classes, except in the School of Law.
Reading day in the School of Law.
August 13
Monday Final examinations for second-term and whole-session classes.
Final examinations for second-term and whole-session law classes.
Official graduation date (no public exercises).
August 14
Tuesday Summer residence halls close at 9:00 am.
August 15
Wednesday 5:00 pm: Tuition payment deadline for undergraduate students who registered for the fall semester by July 20. The payment deadline for graduate and law students is the fourth class day of the fall semester.