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Dates & Deadlines

Dropping a class after the drop deadline will result in a 'W' on the transcript and applicable tuition charges.


April 7, 2014
Fall advance registration begins.

April 15, 2014
Deadline to withdraw or change course credit option for an 8W2 class.

April 15, 2014
Fall 2014 graduation applications due to first major advisors.

April 18, 2014
Last day to submit work for Fall 2013 Incomplete grades.

May 1, 2014
Classes end.

May 2, 2014
Last day for faculty to submit Fall 2013 removal of Incomplete grades.

May 2-8, 2014
Final Exams.

May 8, 2014
Deadline for completion of coursework for May graduates.

May 9-10, 2014
Commencement

May 13, 2014
Regular semester and 8W2 final grades due by 3 p.m.

May 19, 2014
Summer sessions begin

Dropping a class after the drop deadline will result in a 'W' on the transcript and applicable tuition charges.

Basic Spring Dates & Deadlines

Comprehensive date and deadline information

Dates and Deadlines – Spring 2014

Open Registration for degree seeking students:

November 7 – January 21

Non degree seeking students open registration:

January 6 – January 21

Session

Session

Begins

Session Code

Drop/Add Deadline

(see notes1,3)

Late Add Deadline (see notes2)

Course Adjustment Deadline

(see notes3,4)

Classes End

Final Exams

Semester

January 13

1

Jan. 21

Jan. 30

March 21

May 1

5/2 - 5/8

First Block

January 13

8W1

Jan. 21

Jan. 30

Feb. 11

March 4

Last Class

Second Block

March 17

8W2

March 24

April 2

April 15

May 1

5/2 - 5/8

Last Day to withdraw from University with cancellation of tuition charges and refund:  Jan. 31

(Student must withdraw from ALL classes to be eligible for refund)

Notes:
1: An override saves a seat for a student, but the student must still register for the course on MyMadison by the appropriate deadline.
2: Last day to obtain permission to do a late add.  Student must secure Departmental permission by 5 p.m. today.  Students will not be permitted to add a class after this deadline.
3: Withdrawing from a class after the drop deadline, results in a “W” grade on your transcript and corresponding tuition charges, if applicable.
4: Course withdrawals or credit option changes will not be permitted after the course adjustment deadline; this includes declaring a repeat.

Special Events:
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – January 20
Student Assessment/Faculty Assistance – February 11
Spring Break – March 10 – 14
Graduate & Doctoral Commencement – May 9
Undergraduate Commencement – May 9 & 10

Summer 2014 advance registration period begins:  March 24
Fall 2014 advance registration period begins:  April 8