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Academic Calendar 2013-2014


Fall 2013 : Spring 2014 : Summer 2014

Fall 2013

DateDayDescription
Aug26MonClasses begin at 4:00 p.m.
Aug27TueFirst full day of classes
Sep2MonHOLIDAY — Labor Day (no classes, offices closed)
Sep3TueLast day for Campus Connection Wait Lists to run
Sep4WedLast day to Add classes via Campus Connection*
Sep4WedLast day for no-record Drop of classes @ 100% refund*
Sep4WedLast day to Withdraw to Zero Credits @ 100% refund*
Sep4WedAttempted credits calculated for financial aid SAP (11:59 p.m.)**
Sep4WedEligible Pell/TEACH/ND Grants/Scholarship based on enrollment at 11:59 p.m.
Sep9MonFinancial aid applied to student accounts
Sep10-11Tue-WedFee Payment Event at Bison Connection
Sep11WedPayments due for NDSU account balances*
Sep16MonLast day to submit requests to Audit, Pass/Fail
Sep20FriUndergraduate Fall Degree Applications due
Oct15TueLate fees applied to unpaid account balances (11:59 p.m.)
Oct18FriGrades of 'Incomplete' convert to 'F'
Oct21Mon2nd half (8-week session) of Fall semester begins
Oct28MonAdvising begins for Spring semester
Nov4MonSpring registration begins online
Nov11MonHOLIDAY — Veteran's Day (no classes, offices closed)
Nov14ThuLate fees applied to unpaid account balances (11:59 p.m.)
Nov15FriLast day to Drop classes with 'W' record*
Nov15FriLast day to Withdraw to Zero Credits for Fall
Nov15FriGraduate student Initial Disquisition submission for December graduation
Nov28-29Thu-FriHOLIDAY — Thanksgiving (no classes, offices closed Thursday, offices open Friday)
Dec2MonFall Commencement Ceremony Participation deadline
Dec9-13Mon-FriDead Week
Dec13FriLast day of Fall classes
Dec15SunLate fees applied to unpaid account balances (11:59 p.m.)
Dec16-20Mon-FriFinal Examinations
Dec20FriGraduate student Final Disquisition copies due for December graduation
Dec20FriCommencement ceremony (4:00 p.m.)
Dec25WedHOLIDAY — Christmas Day (offices closed)
Dec27FriFall grade access begins online

Spring 2014

DateDayDescription
Jan1WedHOLIDAY — New Year's Day observed (offices closed)
Jan13MonClasses begin at 4:00 p.m.
Jan14TueFirst full day of classes
Jan20MonHOLIDAY — Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (no classes, offices closed)
Jan22WedLast day for Campus Connection Wait Lists to run
Jan23ThuLast day to Add classes via Campus Connection*
Jan23ThuLast day for no-record Drop of classes @ 100% refund*
Jan23ThuLast day to Withdraw to Zero Credits @ 100% refund
Jan23ThuAttempted credits calculated for financial aid SAP (11:59 p.m.)**
Jan23ThuEligible Pell/TEACH/ND Grants/Scholarships based on enrollment at 11:59 p.m.
Jan28TueFinancial aid applied to student accounts
Jan28-29Tue-WedFee Payment Event at Bison Connection
Jan29WedPayments due for NDSU account balances*
Feb3MonLast day to submit requests to Audit, Pass/Fail
Feb7FriUndergraduate Spring Degree Applications due
Feb17MonHOLIDAY — Presidents' Day (no classes, offices closed)
Mar7FriGrades of 'Incomplete' convert to 'F'
Mar10Mon2nd half (8-week session) of Spring semester begins
Mar16SunLate fee applied to unpaid account balances (11:59 p.m.)
Mar17-21Mon-FriSpring Break Week (no classes, offices open)
Mar24MonAdvising begins for Summer/Fall semesters
Mar31MonSummer/Fall registration begins online
Apr11FriLast day to Drop classes with 'W' record*
Apr11FriLast day to Withdraw to Zero Credits for Spring
Apr14MonGraduate student Initial Disquisition submission for May graduation
Apr15TueLate fees applied to unpaid account balances (11:59 p.m.)
Apr18-21Fri-MonHOLIDAY -- Spring Recess (no classes, offices closed Friday, offices open Monday)
Apr22TueSpring Commencement Ceremony Participation deadline
May5-9Mon-FriDead Week
May9FriLast day of Spring classes
May12-16Mon-FriFinal Examinations
May16FriGraduate student Final Disquisition copies due for May graduation
May17SatCommencement ceremony (10:00 a.m.)
May22ThuSpring grade access begins online

Summer 2014

Full 12-week session:May 20 - August 8
Standard 4-week session:May 20 - June 13
Standard 8-week session:June 17 - August 8
DateDayDescription
May20TueClasses begin for 4-week and full 12-week sessions
May20TueLast day for Wait Lists to run for 4-week session
May21WedLast day to Add classes via Campus Connection for 4-week session*
May21WedLast day for no-record Drop of 4-week session classes @ 100% refund*
May23FriLast day to submit requests to Audit, Pass/Fail for 4-week session
May25SunLast day for Wait Lists to run for full 12-week session
May26MonHOLIDAY — Memorial Day (no classes, offices closed)
May26MonLast day to Add classes via Campus Connection for full 12-week session*
May26MonLast day for no-record Drop of full 12-week session classes @ 100% refund*
Jun4WedLast day to submit requests to Audit, Pass/Fail for full 12-week session
Jun5ThuLast day to Drop standard 4-week classes with 'W' record*
Jun13FriLast day of 4-week session classes
Jun17TueClasses begin for 8-week session
Jun17TueUndergraduate Summer Degree Application due
Jun19ThuLast day for Wait Lists to run for 8-week session
Jun20FriLast day to Add classes via Campus Connection for 8-week session*
Jun20FriLast day for no-record Drop of 8-week session classes @ 100% refund*
Jun20FriAttempted credits calculated for financial aid SAP (11:59 p.m.)**
Jun20FriEligible Pell/TEACH Grants based on enrollment at 11:59 p.m.
Jun25WedFinancial aid applied to student accounts
Jun25WedLast day to submit requests to Audit, Pass/Fail for 8-week session
Jun27FriPayments due for NDSU Summer account balances*
Jul4FriHOLIDAY — Independence Day (no classes, offices closed)
Jul11FriGraduate student Initial Disquisition submission for August graduation
Jul14MonLast day to Drop full 12-week session classes with 'W' record*
Jul23WedLast day to Drop standard 8-week classes with 'W' record*
Aug8FriGraduate student Final Disquisition copies due for August graduation
Aug8FriLast day of Summer classes
Aug14ThuSummer grade access begins online
Aug14ThuLate fee applied to unpaid account balances (11:59 p.m.)

* Indicates transactions may be done online via Campus Connection until 11:59 p.m. All other transactions must be done in the respective office or at Bison Connection during business hours.

** SAP = Satisfactory Academic Progress, which is calculated on completion of attempted credits, GPA and length of program to determine financial aid eligibility for all students.

Short Courses: Deadlines for courses shorter than the standard session are prorated based on length of course and start/end states (see the Variable Length Session Drop/Add Deadlines section of the Academic Dates & Deadlines page).

Holds: Registration may be prevented by certain holds. Holds may be viewed on Campus Connection.

Students are responsible for registration activity, meeting deadlines and staying current with accounts. Check schedules and holds frequently and plan accordingly.


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NORTH DAKOTA STATE UNIVERSITY
Office of Registration and Records
Phone: +1 (701) 231-7981 / Toll Free: +1 (800) 608-6378 / Fax: (701) 231-8959
Campus address: Ceres Hall 110
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