Spring 2018 Dates and Deadlines

Because of the January closings for inclement weather, some dates for FULL, 1ST, and TN eCampus parts of term have been revised and noted (*Revised*). 2ND dates have not been changed.

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 13, 2017
    + Honors Students
    + Veterans

  • Seniors  -  November 14, 2017

  • Juniors  -  November 15, 2017

  • Sophomores  -  November 16, 2017

  • Freshmen  -  November 20, 2017

  • Non-Degree Seeking  -  November 22, 2017

  • PC191/TN Employees & Senior Citizens  -  December 19, 2017

Last Day of Revised Regular Registration:

(Registrations for FULL, 1ST, and 2ND parts of term must be done by submitting a paper request to the Registrar, 003 Wilder Tower.)

  • FULL  -  January 25, 2018 *Revised*
  • 1ST  -  January 25, 2018 *Revised*
  • 2ND  -  March 9, 2018
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -  January 25, 2018 *Revised*

Late Registration - $100 Late Registration Fee:

(Late registrations for FULL, 1ST, and 2ND parts of term must be done by submitting a paper request to the Registrar, 003 Wilder Tower.)

  • FULL  -  January 26 - February 5, 2018 *Revised*
  • 1ST  -  January 26, 2018 *Revised*
  • 2ND  -  March 10-13, 2018 
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -  January 26 - February 5 *Revised*

Last Day to Add or Change Sections:

(FULL, 1ST, and 2ND parts of term adjustments must be done by submitting a paper request to the Registrar, 003 Wilder Tower.)

  • FULL  -   February 5, 2018 *Revised*
  • 1ST  -   January 29, 2018 *Revised* 
  • 2ND  -    March 13, 2018 
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -   February 5, 2018 *Revised*

SUMMER 2018 Regular Registration Begins: April 2, 2018, 8:00am

FALL 2018 Regular Registration Begins: April 2, 2018, 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 16-29, 2018
  • 1ST  -  January 16-29, 2018
  • 2ND  -  March 12-25, 2018
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -  January 16-29, 2018

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

  • FULL  -  January 30 - March 16, 2018
  • 1ST  -  January 30 - February 8, 2018
  • 2ND  -  March 26 - April 3, 2018
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -  January 30 - March 16, 2018

Class Meetings, Breaks, & Final Exams

M. L. King Holiday (All University Offices CLOSED): January 15, 2018

Term/Part of Term Lengths:

  • FULL  -  January 16 - May 3, 2018
  • 1ST  -  January 16 - March 2, 2018
  • 2ND  -  March 12 - April 25, 2018
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -  January 16 - May 3, 2018

Classes Begin:

  • FULL  -  January 16, 2018
  • 1ST  -  January 16, 2018
  • 2ND  -  March 12, 2018
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -  January 16, 2018

Spring Break (Monday - Sunday):

  • FULL  -  March 5-11, 2018
  • 1ST  -  n/a
  • 2ND  -  n/a
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -  March 5-11, 2018

Daylight Saving Time Begins (Spring Forward): March 11, 2018

Classes End:

  • FULL  -  April 25, 2018
  • 1ST  -  March 2, 2018
  • 2ND  -  April 25, 2018
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -  April 25, 2018

Study Day (Full Term - Classes do not meet) - April 26, 2018

Final Exams:

  • FULL  -   View Schedule.
  • 1ST  -  March 2, 2018 OR last class meeting
  • 2ND  -  April 25, 2018 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 2017 UNDERGRADUATE "I" Grades: January 31, 2018

Remove FALL 2017 GRADUATE "I" Grades: March 19, 2018

Faculty Deadline for Web Grade Entry:

  • FULL  -  May 7, 2018
  • 1ST  -  March 5, 2018
  • 2ND  -  May 7, 2018
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -  n/a

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

  • FULL  -  May 10, 2018
  • 1ST  -  March 8, 2018
  • 2ND  -  May 10, 2018
  • TN eCampus (RODP)  -  May 10, 2018

Dorms

Residence Hall Check-in: January 11-12, 2018

Residence Hall Check-out: May 4, 2018