Academic Calendar

Fall 2015 Quick Guide Calendar (PDF)
Spring 2016 Quick Guide Calendar (PDF)
2015-2016 Academic Calendar (PDF)
Drop/Add/Refund Dates (PDF)
Registration Dates
Final Exam Schedule

Fall Semester 2015
August 7   Payment deadline for Fall 2015
August 10   Students that have not made payment or payment arrangements will be assessed a late fee of $150
August 13   1st 5-wk Summer Session - Incomplete Grades Due
August 17   Session A - classes begin
August 17 9am-6pm Late Registration for Traditional Fall Semester
August 19   Full Term - classes begin
August 25   Full Term - last day for 100% refund
August 25   Full Term - last day for delayed entrance
August 25   Full Term - last day to select pass/no pass
August 25   Full Term - last day to withdraw w/o a "W"
August 25   Full Term - last day to change from audit to credit
August 25   Full Term - last day to register for an independent study
August 25   Session A - last day for 100% refund
August 25   Session A - last day for delayed entrance
August 25   Session A - last day to select pass/no pass
August 25   Session A - last day to withdraw w/o a "W"
August 25   Session A - last day to change from audit to credit
August 25   Session A - last day to register for an independent study
August 26   Session A - last day to change pass/no pass
August 28   Last day to opt out of parking
August 28   Last day to waive health insurance
September 1   Full Term - last day for 75% refund
September 1   Session A - last day for 50% refund
September 4   8-wk Summer Session - Incomplete Grades Due
September 7   Labor Day - No Classes/Offices Closed
September 8   Full Term - last day to change pass/no pass
September 8   Full Term - last day for 50% refund
September 12  8am-12pm Session A - Monday night Saturday session
September 12  1pm-5pm Session A - Tuesday night Saturday session
September 15   Full Term - last day for 25% refund
Septeember 18   Last day to keep August graduation date
September 18   2nd 5-wk & 10-wk Summer session - Incomplete Grades Due
September 19  8am-12pm Session A - Wednesday night Saturday session
September 19  1pm-5pm Session A - Thursday night Saturday session
September 24   Session A - last day to change from credit to audit
September 24
Session A - last day to withdraw
September 30   Deadline for Degree Candidacy forms for May 2016 and August 2016. Late fee will be assessed after this date.
October 9   Spring/Summer 2016 course schedule will be available for online viewing
October 12   Session A - classes end
October 13   Session B - classes begin
October 17  8am-12pm Session B - Wednesday night Saturday session
October 17  1pm-5pm Session B - Thursday night Saturday session
October 19  7am Priority MBA, OT, PT, ED and CSD graduates schedule classes for Spring 2016
October 19   Session B - last day for 100% refund
October 19   Session B - last day for delayed entrance
October 19   Session B - last day to withdraw w/o a "W"
October 19   Session B - last day to change from audit to credit
October 19   Session B - last day to select pass/no pass
October 19   Session B - last day to register for an independent study
October 20  7am All graduate students schedule classes for Spring 2016
October 20  10am Midterm Grades Due
October 20  10am Session A - Final Grades Due
October 21   Session B - last day to change pass/no pass
October 21-23   Fall Break
October 26  7am Seniors, Senior Honors Program, Second Degree & Joint Porgram schedule classes for Spring 2016
October 26   Session B - last day for 50% refund
October 29  8am Junior Honors Program Students schedule classes for Spring 2016
November 2  7am Juniors schedule classes for Spring 2016
November 5  8am Sophomore Honors Program Students schedule classes for Spring 2016
November 6   Full Term - last day to change from credit to audit
November 6   Full Term - last day to withdraw
November 7  8am-12pm Session B - Wednesday night 2nd Saturday session
November 7  1pm-5pm Session B - Thursday night 2nd Saturday session
November 9  7am Sophomores schedule classes for Spring 2016
November 12  8am Freshman Honors Program Students schedule classes for Spring 2016
November 16  7am Freshman schedule classes for Spring 2016
November 23  8am Unclassified, Non-degree seeking & KCASE Students schedule classes for Spring 2016
November 24   Session B - last day to change from credit to audit
November 24   Session B - last day to withdraw
November 25-27   Thanksgiving Break
December 7    Full Term - last day of class
December 8   Study Day
December 9-15   Final Exams
December 15   Session B - last day of class
December 18  10am Session B - Final Grades Due
December 18  10am Full Term - Final Grades Due
December 19   December Degree Date
Dec 24 - Jan 4   Christmas Holiday, Offices Closed
January 4   Payment deadline for Spring 2016
January 26   Fall Incomplete Grades Due
January 26   Last day to keep December graduation date

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Spring Semester 2016
January 4   Payment due for Spring 2016
January 5   Students that have not made payment or payment arrangements will be assessed a late fee of $150
January 11  9am-6pm Late Registration for Traditional Spring Semester
January 12   TUESDAY IS MONDAY! All Monday classes will meet Tuesday, Jan 12th. No Tuesday classes will meet on Jan 12th. Regular class schedules will resume on Wednesday, Jan 13th. All Tuesday/Thursday classes will start on Thursday, Jan 14th. All Tuesday only classes will start on Tuesday, Jan 19th. Contact the Registrar's Office with questions 816-501-4048.
January 18   Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday
January 19   Full Term & Session A - last day for 100% refund 
January 19   Full Term & Session A - last day for delayed entrance
January 19   Full Term & Session A - last day to withdraw w/o a "W"
January 19   Full Term & Session A - last day to change from audit to credit
January 19   Full Term & Session A - last day to select pass/no pass
January 19   Full Term & Session A - last day to register for an independent study
January 21    Session A - last day to change pass/no pass
January 23  8am-12pm Session A - Monday night Saturday session
January 23  1pm-5pm Session A - Tuesday night Saturday session
January 26   Last day to keep December graduation date
January 26   Fall Incomplete Grades Due
January 26   Full Term - last day for 75% refund
January 26   Session A - last day for 50% refund
January 30  8am-12pm Session A - Wednesday night Saturday session
January 30  1pm-5pm Session A - Thursday night Saturday session
February 1   Full Term - last day to change pass/no pass
February 2   Full Term - last day for 50% refund
February 5   Honors option deadline
February 9   Full Term - last day for 25% refund
February 17-18   Grad Fair
February 22   Session A - last day to withdraw
February 22   Session A - last day to change from credit to audit
March 8   Session A - classes end
March 9   Session B - classes begin
March 10   Fall 2016 course schedule will be available for online viewing
March 14-18   Spring Break
March 21  7am Priority MBA, OT, PT, ED and CSD graduates schedule classes for Fall 2016
March 22   Session B - last day for 100% refund
March 22   Session B - last day for delayed entrance
March 22   Sesison B - last day to withdraw w/o a "W" 
March 22   Session B - last day to change from audit to credit
March 22   Session B - last day to select pass/no pass
March 22   Session B - last day to register for an independent study
March 22  10am Full Term - Midterm Grades Due
March 22   10am Session A - Final Grades Due
March 22  7am  All graduate students schedule classes for Fall 2016
March 25-28   All Sessions - Easter Break
March 29   Session B - last day to change pass/no pass
March 29  7am Seniors, Senior Honors Program, Second Degree & UMKC Joint Program schedule classes for Fall 2016
March 29   Session B - last day for 50% refund
March 30   Deadline for Degree Candidacy forms for December 2016. A late fee will be assessed after this date.
March 31  8am Juniors Honors Program Students schedule classes for Fall 2016
April 2  8am-12pm  Session B - Monday night Saturday session
April 2  1pm-5pm Session B - Tuesday night Saturday session
April 4  7am Juniors schedule classes for Fall 2016
April 7  8am Sophomores Honors Program Students schedule classes for Fall 2016
April 7   Full Term - last day to withdraw
April 7   Full Term - last day to change from credit to audit 
April 11   7am Sophomores schedule classes for Fall 2016
April 13   Caps & Gowns available for pickup in the bookstore
April 14  8am Freshman Honors Program Students schedule classes for Fall 2016
April 16  8am-12pm Session B - Monday night 2nd Saturday session
April 16  1pm-5pm Session B - Thursday night Saturday session
April 18  7am Freshman schedule classes for Fall 2016
April 25  8am Unclassified, Non-degree seeking & KCASE Students schedule classes for Fall 2016
April 26   Session B - last day to withdraw
April 26   Session B - last day to change from credit to audit
May 3   Full Term - last day of class
May 4   Study Day (Session B classes meet)
May 5-11   Final Exams 
May 11   Session B - last day of class
May 13  2pm Baccalaureate
May 14  1pm Graduation
May 17  10am Full Term & Session B - Final Grades Due
May 20    Payment deadline for 1st 5-wk, 8-wk & 10-wk Summer Session 2016
May 23   Students that have not made payment or payment arrangements will be assessed a late fee of $150
May 26  9am-6pm Late Registration for 2016 Summer Sessions
May 30   Memorial Day Holiday; Offices Closed
May 31   1st 5-wk, 8-wk & 10-wk sessions - classes begin
June 22   Spring Incomplete Grades Due
June 22    Last day to keep May graduation date

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Summer Semester 2016 (coming soon)