Redefining the Classroom

Academic Calendar & Important Dates

Summer Semester 2017

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May 8 12-Week classes begin. 4-Day Add and Drop begins.
May 8 First 6-Week classes begin. 4-Day Add and Drop Begins.
May 11

Last day to add and drop 12-Week and First 6-Week Classes at 100% refund.
As of May 12, students dropping a class will receive an N grade. Students dropping all classes, withdrawing from the University, will need to complete a Withdrawal Form and get the proper signatures.

May 26 Last day to drop First 6-week classes.
Students wishing to drop a first 6-week class after this date must request a Late Withdrawal and provide documentation of extenuating circumstances.
May 29 Memorial Day. No Classes.
June 16 First 6-Week Classes end.
June 16 Last day to drop 12-Week Classes.
Students wishing to drop a 12-week class after this date must request a Late Withdrawal and provide documentation of extenuating circumstances.
June 19 Second 6-Week classes begin. 4-Day Add and Drop Begins.
June 22 Last day to add and drop Second 6-Week classes at 100% refund.
As of June 23, students dropping a Second 6-Week class will receive an N grade.
July 4

Independence Day Recess. No Classes.

July 10 Last day to drop Second 6-Week classes.
Students wishing to drop a Second 6-week class after this date must request a Late Withdrawal and provide documentation of extenuating circumstances.
July 28 End of Summer Semester.
August 3 Final Grades for Summer Semester will be viewable/printable in Anchor Access.

Fall Semester 2017

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August 28 Fall Semester 2017 classes begin. 6-Day Add and Drop begins.
September 4 Labor Day Recess. No Classes.
September 5 Classes resume.
September 5 Last day to add and drop classes at 100% refund.
As of September 6, students dropping a class will receive an N grade. Students dropping all classes, withdrawing from the University, will need to complete a Withdrawal Form and get the proper signatures.
September 21 Last day to drop 1st 7-Week classes.
Students wishing to drop a 1st 7-Week class after this date must request a Late Withdrawal and provide documentation of extenuating circumstances.
October 9 Mid Semester Break - No Classes
October 10 Classes Resume (Students will attend Classes following their Monday Schedule for this day only).
October 16 Spring Semester 2018 Course Schedule viewable online.
Students will need to contact their academic advisors to discuss their schedules for the Spring Semester.
October 17 1st 7-Week classes end.
October 18 2nd 7-Week classes begin.
October 24 Last day to drop full-semester classes.
For classes less than a full-semester in length, consult the Registrar's Office. Students wishing to drop a class after this date must request a Late Withdrawal and provide documentation of extenuating circumstances.
November 6 Spring Semester 2018 Senior On-Line Registration begins. (88+ earned crs)
November 7 Spring Semester 2018 Junior On-Line Registration begins. (56+ earned crs)
November 8 Spring Semester 2018 Sophomore On-Line Registration begins. (26+ earned crs)
November 9 Spring Semester 2018 Freshmen On-Line Registration begins. (0+ earned crs)
November 10 Spring Semester 2018 Open Registration begins.
November 10 Last day to drop 2nd 7-Week Classes.
Students wishing to drop a 2nd 7-Week class after this date must request a Late Withdrawal and provide documentation of extenuating circumstances.
November 21 Thanksgiving recess begins at 10:00 pm.
November 27 Classes resume.
December 8 Classes end.
December 11 - 15 Final Examinations for Fall Semester 2017.
December 15 End of Fall Semester 2017.
December 21 Final Grades for Fall Semester 2017 viewable/printable in Anchor Access.

Spring Semester 2018

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January 15 Spring Semester 2018 classes begin. 6-Day Add and Drop begins.
January 22 Last day to add and drop classes at 100% refund.
As of January 23, students dropping a class will receive an N grade. Students dropping all classes, withdrawing from the University, will need to complete a Withdrawal Form and get the proper signatures.
February 7 Last day to drop 1st 7-Week classes.
Students wishing to drop a 1st 7-Week class after this date must request a Late Withdrawal and provide documentation of extenuating circumstances.
March 2 1st 7-Week classes end.
March 2 Spring Break begins at 10:00 p.m.
March 3 Spring Break begins at 10:00 p.m. at LSSU Regional Centers.
March 12 Classes resume.
March 12 2nd 7-Week classes begin.
March 12 Fall 2018/Summer 2018 Course Schedules viewable online.
Students will need to contact their academic advisors to discuss their schedules for Fall/Summer.
March 16 Last day to drop full-semester classes.
For classes less than a full-semester in length, consult the Registrar's Office. Students wishing to drop a class after this date must request a Late Withdrawal and provide documentation of extenuating circumstances.
April 2 Fall/Summer 2018 Senior On-Line Registration begins. (88+ earned crs)
April 3 Fall/Summer 2018 Junior On-Line Registration begins. (56+ earned crs)
April 4 Fall/Summer 2018 Sophomore On-Line Registration begins. (26+ earned crs)
April 4 Last day to drop 2nd 7-Week Classes.
Students wishing to drop a 2nd 7-Week class after this date must request a Late Withdrawal and provide documentation of extenuating circumstances.
April 5 Fall/Summer 2018 Freshmen On-Line Registration begins. (0+ earned crs)
April 6 Fall/Summer 2018 Open Registration begins.
April 27 Classes end.
April 30 - May 4 Final Examinations for Spring Semester 2018.
May 4 End of Spring Semester 2018.
May 5 Commencement Ceremony.
May 10 Final Grades for Spring Semester 2018 viewable/printable in Anchor Access.