2008-09 Academic Calendar

Note: The Academic Calendar is not intended to be construed as an employee work calendar.

Fall Semester 2008
Registration April 28-August 29*
New Student Orientation May through August
Academic Year Begins August 25
Fall Convocation August 25
Instructional Preparation Day August 29
Classes Begin August 30
Late Registration August 30-September 18*
Change of Program: Adds/Drops August 30-September 18*
Labor Day Holiday: Campus Closed September 1
Instructor Drop Deadline September 12, 12 p.m.*
Audit and Credit/No Credit Deadline September 18*
Last Day to Drop From Full-time to Part-time With a Refund September 18*
Last Day to Drop Without Record of Enrollment September 18*
Serious and Compelling Reasons Required to Drop a Course September 19-November 20*
Student Census September 29*
Last Day for Pro-rated Refund of Non-Resident Tuition and State University Fee November 4*
Veteran's Day Holiday: Campus Closed November 11
Serious Accident or Illness Required to Withdraw November 21-December 11*
Thanksgiving Holiday: Campus Closed November 27-29
Thanksgiving Holiday: Campus Closed, not a holiday November 28
Last Day of Scheduled Classes December 12
Study Day December 13
Final Examinations December 13-19
Evaluation Day December 19
Grades Due December 22
Final Grades Due (by 3:00 p.m.) December 23
Semester Ends December 23

Note: Please refer to the Class Schedule for fee payment deadlines

Spring Semester 2009
Registration November 03-January 23*
New Student Orientationto be announced
Martin Luther King Holiday: Campus Closed January 19
Semester Begins January 20
Spring Convocation January 20
Instructional Preparation Day January 23
Classes Begin January 24
Late Registration January 24-February 12*
Change of Program: Adds/Drops January 24-February 12*
Instructor Drop Deadline February 6, 12 p.m.*
Audit and Credit/No Credit Deadline February 12*
Last Day to Drop From Full-time to Part-time With a Refund February 12*
Last Day to Drop Without Record of Enrollment February 12*
Serious and Compelling Reasons Required to Drop a Course February 13-April 23*
Student Census February 20*
Presidents'  Day Holiday: No Classes; Campus Open February 16
Last Day for Pro-rated Refund of Non-Resident
Tuition and State University Fees
March 27*
Spring Recess (includes Cesar Chavez Holiday) March 30-April 4
Cesar Chavez Holiday: Campus Closed March 31
Serious Accident or Illness Required to Withdraw April 24-May 14*
Honors Convocation April 17*
Last Day of Scheduled Classes May 15
Study Day May 16
Final Examinations May 16-22
Graduate Commencement May 21
Undergraduate Commencement May 22
Evaluation Day May 22
Day Holiday: Campus Closed May 25
Grades Due May 26
Final Grades Due (by 3:00 p.m.) May 27
Semester Ends May 27

Note: Please refer to the Class Schedule for fee payment deadlines

Winter Session 2009

*January 5-23

*Summer Session 2009
Summer 2009 RegistrationMarch 31-July 11
First Session May 30-July 10
Second Session July 11-August 21

 

*Dates subject to change.