University General Course Catalog 2018-2019 
    
    Dec 09, 2019  
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6. Academic Calendar


FALL 2018

April

  • April 7, Saturday | Application Deadline for First Year Applicants; EXTENDED: JULY 20, FRIDAY

June

  • June 1, Friday | Deadline for August graduation applications

  • June 15, Friday | New Undergraduate Student Orientation

  • June 18-19, Mon-Tues | New Undergraduate Student Orientation

  • June 21-22, Thurs-Fri | New Undergraduate Student Orientation

  • June 25, Monday New | Undergraduate Student Orientation

  • June 28, Thursday | New Undergraduate Student Orientation

  • June 29, Friday New | Transfer Student Orientation

July

  • July 1, Sunday | Application Deadline for Transfer/Second Bachelor’s Applicants

  • July 2, Monday | New Undergraduate Student Orientation

  • July 6, Friday | New Undergraduate Student Orientation

  • July 9-10, Mon-Tues | New Undergraduate Student Orientation

  • July 12-13, Thurs-Fri | New Undergraduate Student Orientation

  • July 16-17, Mon-Tues | New Undergraduate Student Orientation

  • July 19-20, Thurs-Fri | New Undergraduate Student Orientation

  • July 25, Wednesday | New Undergraduate Student Orientation

  • July 27, Friday | New Undergraduate Student Orientation

  • July 30, Monday | New Transfer Student Orientation

August

  • August 17, Friday

    • Application Deadline for Non-Degree/Graduate Special Applicants

    • Final day to apply for change of residency for Fall Semester

  • August 18, Saturday | NevadaFit move-in day

  • Aug 18-23, Sat-Thurs | NevadaFit Programs

  • August 20, Monday | Fall Semester Faculty reporting date

  • August 23, Thursday

    • New Graduate Student Orientation/Reception

    • All residence halls open at 10:00 a.m.

  • August 24, Friday

    • Final day for initial registration

    • Fall Semester fees due; final day to pay all fees without incurring late payment fees

    • First payment due for those students on payment plan

    • Late fees assessed

    • Opening Ceremony

  • August 27, Monday | FIRST DAY OF CLASSES

  • August 31, Friday | Final day to add or swap classes without permission from instructor

September

  • September 3, Monday | Labor Day (no classes, campus closed)

  • September 6, Thursday

    • Final day to receive 100% refund if dropping individual classes or completely withdrawing from the university

    • Final day to change from a letter grade to S/U or S/U to a letter grade or audit to credit

    • Final day to add or swap classes with permission from instructor

    • No refunds after this date unless completely withdrawing from the university; 50% refund for complete withdrawal begins

  • September 24, Monday | Second fee payment due for those on payment plan

October

  • October 1, Monday | Deadline for December graduation applications

  • October 5, Friday | Final day to request a 50% refund if completely withdrawing from the university

  • October 24, Wednesday | Final fee payment due for those on payment plan

  • October 26, Friday | Nevada Day (no classes; campus closed)

November

  • November 1, Thursday

    • Final day to drop classes and receive a “W”

    • Final day to change from credit to audit

    • No dropping of individual classes after this deadline

  • November 12, Monday | Veteran’s Day observed (no classes; campus closed)

  • November 21, Wednesday | Notice of Completion due for doctoral students being hooded during December commencement

  • November 22, Thursday | Thanksgiving Day (no classes; campus closed)

  • November 23, Friday | Family Day (no classes; campus closed)

December

  • December 7, Friday | Final day for submitting thesis/dissertation and notice of completion with Graduate School for December graduation

  • December 8, Saturday | COMMENCEMENT

  • December 12, Wednesday | Prep Day (no classes - campus open)

  • December 13, Thursday | Final class meeting week begins

  • December 19, Wednesday | INSTRUCTION ENDS

  • December 21, Friday | Fall semester ends - last day faculty on campus for fall semester

  • December 24, Monday | Faculty to post final grades in MyNEVADA - 5 p.m.

  • December 25, Tuesday | Christmas Holiday (campus closed)

 

FALL SEMESTER 2018

Number of Class Days (Monday, Aug. 27 , through Wednesday, Dec 19. ): 15 Mondays, 17 Tuesdays, 16 Wednesdays, 15 Thursdays, 14 Fridays = 77 days.

Spring 2019

November

  • November 1, Thursday | Enrollment for Wintermester and Spring 2019 begins

December

  • December 15, Saturday

    • Application Deadline for First Year, Transfer, and Second Bachelor’s Applicants

    • Priority deadline for WUE consideration for new transfer students admitted for Spring 2019 

    • Priority deadline for Nevada Advantage consideration for new transfer students admitted for Spring 2019

January

  • January 1, Tuesday | New Year’s Day (campus closed)

  • January 2, Wednesday

    • Wintermester Instruction begins; late registration begins

    • Wintermester fees due (without late fee); bills will not be sent

  • January 3, Thursday

    • Final day to receive a full refund for Wintermester classes

    • Final Day to add Wintermester classes

    • Final Day to change Wintermester classes from audit to credit, letter grade to S/U or S/U to letter grade

    • Final Day to receive 100% refund of Wintermester classes

  • January 4, Friday | Final Day to receive a 50% refund for Wintermester classes; a “W” will appear on transcripts

  • January 10, Thursday | Final Day to change Wintermester classes from credit to audit

  • January 11, Friday

    • Final Day to drop Wintermester classes and receive a “W”

    • Application Deadline for NonDegree/Graduate Special Applicants

    • Final Day to apply for change of residency for the spring semester

  • January 15, Tuesday |Spring Semester faculty reporting date

  • January 17, Thursday | New Graduate Student Orientation/Reception

  • January 18, Friday

    • Spring Semester fees due; final day to pay without incurring late payment fees

    • First payment due for those students on a payment plan

    • Final day for initial registration for spring

    • Wintermester instruction ends

    • New Student Orientation

  • January 19, Saturday | Late fees assessed

  • January 20, Sunday | Residence Halls open

  • January 21, Monday | Martin Luther King Day (campus closed)

  • January 22, Tuesday

    • FIRST DAY OF CLASSES

    • Final grades for Wintermester due in MyNevada by 5:00 p.m.

  • January 28, Monday | Final day to add classes without permission from the instructor

  • January 31, Thursday

    • Final day to receive 100% refund if dropping individual classes or completely withdrawing from the university

    • No refunds after this date unless completely withdrawing from the university; 50% refund for complete withdrawal begins

    • Final day to add or swap classes with the permission from the instructor

    • Final day to change a course from letter grade to S/U or S/U to letter grade or audit to credit

Frebruary

  • February 18, Monday

    • President’s Day (no classes; campus closed)

    • Second fee payment due for those on payment plan

March

  • March 1, Friday

    • Deadline for May graduation applications

    • Final day to request a 50% refund if completely withdrawing from the university

  • March 16-24 | Spring Break (no classes; campus open)

  • March 18, Monday | Final fee payment due for those on payment plan

  • March 25, Monday | Summer Session registration begins

April

  • April 1, Monday | Fall 2019 registration begins 
  • April 2, Tuesday
    • Final day to drop classes and receive a “W”
    • Final day to change from credit to audit
    • No dropping of individual classes after this date
  • April 7, Sunday | Application Deadline for Fall 2019 for First Year applicants

May

  • May 3, Friday | Notice of Completion due for doctoral students being hooded during May Commencement

  • May 8, Wednesday | Prep Day (no classes; campus open)

  • May 9, Thursday | Final class meeting week begins

  • May 10, Friday | Final date for submitting thesis/dissertation and notice of completion with Graduate School for May graduation

  • May 14, Tuesday | “Honor the Best” Celebration

  • May 15, Wednesday | INSTRUCTION ENDS

  • May 16, Thursday | COMMENCEMENT

  • May 17, Friday | COMMENCEMENT

  • May 18, Saturday | COMMENCEMENT

  • May 20, Monday

    • Faculty to post final grades in MyNEVADA - 5 p.m.

    • Spring semester ends-last day faculty on campus for spring semester

  • May 27, Monday | Memorial Day (campus closed; no classes)

 

SPRING SEMESTER 2019

Number of Class Days (Tuesday, Jan. 22 , through Wednesday, May 15 ): 14 Mondays, 16 Tuesdays, 16 Wednesdays, 15 Thursdays, 15 Fridays = 76 days.

Summer 2019

May

  • May 17, Friday

    • Final day to pay all Mini & Regular session fees/tuition before late registration fees are assessed

    • First Summer payment due for those students on a payment plan

  • May 20, Monday | MINI & REGULAR SESSION CLASSES BEGIN

  • May 21, Tuesday

    • Final day to add mini-session classes 

    • Final day to receive 100% refund for mini-session classes

    • Final day to change a mini-session class from letter grade to S/U or S/U to letter grade or audit to credit

  • May 22, Wednesday | Final day to drop mini-session classes and receive a 50% refund

  • May 27, Monday | Memorial Day (no classes; campus closed)

  • May 30, Thursday

    • Final day to enroll in Regular Session class

    • Final day to receive a 100% refund for Regular Session class/es

    • Last day to withdraw from a Mini Session class and receive a “W”

    • Final day to change a mini-session class from credit to audit

June

  • June 1, Saturday

    • Deadline for August graduation applications

    • Final day to drop Regular Session classes and receive a 50% refund

  • June 7, Friday

    • MINI-SESSION INSTRUCTION ENDS

    • Final day to pay all first-session tuition and fees before late registration fees are assessed

  • June 10, Monday

    • Faculty to post final grades for mini-session in MyNEVADA - 5 p.m.

    • FIRST-SESSION CLASSES BEGIN

  • June 12, Wednesday

    • Final day to receive 100% refund for first-session classes

    • Final day to add classes for first-session

    • Final day to change a first-session class from letter grade to S/U or S/U to letter grade or audit to credit

  • June 14, Friday | Final day to drop first-session classes and receive a 50% refund

  • June 17, Monday | Second Summer payment due for those students on a payment plan

  • June 27, Thursday

    • Final day to withdraw from first-session classes and receive a “W”

    • Final day to change first-session class from credit to audit

July

  • July 4, Thursday | Independence Day observed (no classes; campus closed)

  • July 12, Friday

    • FIRST-SESSION INSTRUCTION ENDS

    • Final day to pay all second-session tuition and fees before late registration fees are assessed

  • July 15, Monday

    • Last day to withdraw from a Regular Session class and receive a “W”

    • Faculty to post final grades for first-session in MyNEVADA - 5 p.m.

    • SECOND SESSION CLASSES BEGIN

  • July 17, Wednesday

    • Final day to receive 100% refund for second-session classes

    • Final day to add second-session classes

    • Final day to change a second-session class from letter grade to S/U or S/U to letter grade or audit to credit

    • Final Summer payment due for those students on a payment plan

  • July 19, Friday | Final day to drop second-session classes and receive a 50% refund

August

  • August 1, Thursday

    • Final day to change a second-session class from credit to audit

    • Final day to withdraw from classes and receive a “W”

  • August 9, Friday | Deadline for submitting thesis/dissertation and Notice of Completion with Grad School for August graduation

  • August 15, Thursday | SECOND & REGULAR SESSION INSTRUCTION ENDS

  • August 16, Friday | Final Grades for all Summer term classes due by 5 pm in MyNEVADA