Spring 2017 Dates and Deadlines

Refer to this calendar for your first day to register as well as deadlines for enrollment major activities--last day to add or drop, last day to withdraw, semester beginning and end dates, etc. Where appropriate, dates are given for each part of term--FULL, 1ST, 2ND, and TN eCampus (formerly RODP).

Note:

For Fee Payment and Refund deadlines, refer to the Bursar's Calendars.

Degree-seeking students must be advised before registering, Undergraduate students should visit Academic Advising for advising information.

When registration opens for your classification, it opens at 8:00 am and remains open throughout the regular registration period.

Check your Registration Status before registering.

1st Day to Register:

  • Degree Seeking Graduate  -  November 14, 2016
    + Honors Students
    + Veterans

  • Seniors  -  November 15, 2016

  • Juniors  -  November 16, 2016

  • Sophomores  -  November 17, 2016

  • Freshmen  -  November 21, 2016

  • Non-Degree Seeking  -  November 23, 2016

  • PC191/TN Employees & Senior Citizens  -  December 20, 2016

Last Day of Regular Registration:

  • FULL  -  January 13, 2017
  • 1ST  -  January 13, 2017
  • 2ND  -  March 10, 2017
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -  January 13, 2017

Late Registration - $100 Late Registration Fee:

  • FULL  -  January 14-20, 2017 
  • 1ST  -  January 14-18, 2017 
  • 2ND  -  March 11-14, 2017 
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -  January 14-20, 2017 

Last Day to Add or Change Sections:

  • FULL  -   January 20, 2017 
  • 1ST  -   January 18, 2017 
  • 2ND  -    March 14, 2017 
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -   January 20, 2017 

SUMMER 2017 Regular Registration Begins: April 3, 2017, 8:00am

FALL 2017 Regular Registration Begins: April 3, 2017, 8:00am

Fee Payment / Financial Aid

For Enrollment Fee Payment and Financial Aid Disbursement schedules, visit the Bursar's website.

Drop / Withdraw / Refund Deadlines

Refunds: Visit the Bursar's website for 100%, 75%, and 25% Refund Deadlines.

Drop Period - No grade(s) assigned; course(s) will not appear on your transcript:

  • FULL  -  January 17-30, 2017
  • 1ST  -  January 17-30, 2017
  • 2ND  -  March 13-26, 2017
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -  January 17-30, 2017

Withdrawal Period - "W" grade(s) assigned; course(s) will appear on your transcript:

  • FULL  -  January 31 - March 17, 2017
  • 1ST  -  January 31 - February 9, 2017
  • 2ND  -  March 27 - April 4, 2017
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -  January 31 - March 17, 2017

Class Meetings, Breaks, & Final Exams

M. L. King Holiday (All University Offices CLOSED): January 16, 2017

Term/Part of Term Lengths:

  • FULL  -  January 17 - May 4, 2017
  • 1ST  -  January 17 - March 3, 2017
  • 2ND  -  March 13 - April 26, 2017
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -  January 17 - May 3, 2017

Classes Begin:

  • FULL  -  January 17, 2017
  • 1ST  -  January 17, 2017
  • 2ND  -  March 13, 2017
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -  January 17, 2017

Spring Break (Monday - Sunday):

  • FULL  -  March 6-12, 2017
  • 1ST  -  n/a
  • 2ND  -  n/a
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -  March 6-12, 2017

Daylight Saving Time Begins (Spring Forward): March 12, 2017

Classes End:

  • FULL  -  April 26, 2017
  • 1ST  -  March 3, 2017
  • 2ND  -  April 26, 2017
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -  April 26, 2017

Study Day (Full Term - Classes do not meet) - April 27, 2017

Final Exams:

  • FULL  -   View Schedule.
  • 1ST  -  March 3, 2017 OR last class meeting
  • 2ND  -  April 26, 2017 OR last class meeting
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -  Refer to your course syllabus.

Graduation / Commencement

Undergraduate/Graduate Degree-Filing Deadlines

Commencement Ceremony

Grades & Attendance

Faculty Report Initial Class Attendance: First Day Class Meets

Remove FALL 2016 UNDERGRADUATE "I" Grades: January 25, 2017

Remove FALL 2016 GRADUATE "I" Grades: March 14, 2017

Faculty Deadline for Web Grade Entry:

  • FULL  -  May 8, 2017
  • 1ST  -  March 6, 2017
  • 2ND  -  May 8, 2017
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -  n/a

Final, Official Grades Available (Thursday following the term's last exam):

  • FULL  -  May 11, 2017
  • 1ST  -  March 9, 2017
  • 2ND  -  May 11, 2017
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -  May 11, 2017

Dorms

Residence Hall Check-in: January 12-13, 2017

Residence Hall Check-out: May 5, 2017