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Academic Calendar 2018-2019

Fall 2018 : Spring 2019 : Summer 2019

Fall 2018

DateDayDescription
Aug20MonClasses begin at 4:00 p.m.
Aug21TueFirst full day of classes
Aug28TueLast day for Campus Connection Wait Lists to run
Aug29WedLast day to Add classes via Campus Connection* Permit needed after this date.
Aug29WedLast day for no-record Drop of classes @ 100% refund* (full semester classes only)
Aug29WedLast day to Withdraw to Zero Credits @ 100% refund* (full semester classes only)
Aug29WedAttempted credits calculated for financial aid SAP (11:59 p.m.)**
Aug29WedEligible Pell/TEACH/ND Grants/Scholarships based on enrollment at 11:59 p.m.
Sep3MonHOLIDAY — Labor Day (no classes, offices closed)
Sep4TueFinancial aid applied to NDSU account balances
Sep5WedPayments due for NDSU account balances*
Sep10MonLast day to submit requests to Audit, Pass/Fail
Sep14FriUndergraduate/Professional Fall Degree Applications due
Sep14FriGraduate student Fall Intent to Graduate forms due
Sep17MonLast Day to Add Full Semester Classes. Permit & Appeal needed after this date.
Sept28FriLast day to Withdraw to Zero Credits @ 75% refund* (full semester classes only).
OctFirstWeekSpring registration schedule available
Oct12FriGrades of 'Incomplete' convert to 'F'
Oct15MonLate fees applied to unpaid account balances (11:59 p.m.)
Oct15Mon2nd half (8-week session) of Fall semester begins
Oct28SunLast day to Withdraw to Zero Credits @ 50% refund* (full semester classes only).
No refunds issued for withdraw to zero credits after this date.
Oct
Nov
29-
18
MonSpring registration begins online based on total credits completed
Nov9FriLast day to Drop classes with 'W' record*
Nov9FriLast day to Withdraw to Zero Credits for Fall
Nov12MonHOLIDAY — Veterans Day (no classes, offices closed)
Nov15ThuLate fees applied to unpaid account balances (11:59 p.m.)
Nov15ThuGraduate student Initial Disquisition submission for December graduation
Nov19MonOpen registration for spring
Nov22-23Thu-FriHOLIDAY — Thanksgiving (no classes, offices closed Thursday, offices open Friday)
Nov26MonFall Commencement Participation deadline
Dec3-7Mon-FriDead Week
Dec4TueGrade entry begins
Dec7FriLast day of Fall classes
Dec10-14Mon-FriFinal Examinations
Dec14FriGraduate student Final Disquisition copy due for December graduation
Dec14FriCommencement ceremony (2:00 p.m. in Sanford Health Athletic Complex)
Dec15SatLate fees applied to unpaid account balances (11:59 p.m.)
Dec18TueGrades due (12:00 p.m.)
Dec18TueFall grade access begins online (late evening)
Dec25TueHOLIDAY — Christmas Day Observed (offices closed)

Spring 2019

DateDayDescription
Jan1TueHOLIDAY — New Year's Day Observed (offices closed)
Jan7MonClasses begin at 4:00 p.m.
Jan8TueFirst full day of classes
Jan16WedLast day for Campus Connection Wait Lists to run
Jan17ThuLast day to Add classes via Campus Connection* Permit needed after this date.
Jan17ThuLast day for no-record Drop of classes @ 100% refund* (full semester classes only)
Jan17ThuLast day to Withdraw to Zero Credits @ 100% refund* (full semester classes only)
Jan17ThuAttempted credits calculated for financial aid SAP (11:59 p.m.)**
Jan17ThuEligible Pell/TEACH/ND Grants/Scholarships based on enrollment at 11:59 p.m.
Jan21MonHOLIDAY — Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (no classes, offices closed)
Jan22TueFinancial aid applied to NDSU account balances
Jan23WedPayments due for NDSU account balances*
Jan28MonLast day to submit requests to Audit, Pass/Fail
Feb1FriUndergraduate/Professional Spring and Summer Degree Applications due
Feb1FriGraduate student Spring/Summer Intent to Graduate forms due
Feb4MonLast day to Add full semester classes. Permit & Appeal needed after this date.
Feb18MonHOLIDAY — Presidents' Day (no classes, offices closed)
Feb18MonLast day to Withdraw to Zero Credits @ 75% refund* full semester classes only)
MarFirstWeekSummer/Fall schedule available
Mar1FriGrades of 'Incomplete' convert to 'F'
Mar4Mon2nd half (8-week session) of Spring semester begins
Mar11-15Mon-FriSpring Break Week (no classes, offices open)
Mar15FriLate fee applied to unpaid account balances (11:59 p.m.)
Mar21ThuLast day to Withdraw to Zero Credits @ 50% refund* (full semester classes only)
No refunds issued for withdraw to zero credits after this date.
Apr1-21MonSummer/Fall registration begins online based on total credits completed
Apr19-22Fri-MonHOLIDAY -- Spring Recess (no classes, offices closed Friday, offices open Monday)
Apr5FriLast day to Drop classes with 'W' record*
Apr5FriLast day to Withdraw to Zero Credits for Spring
Apr12FriGraduate student Initial Disquisition submission for May graduation
Apr15MonLate fees applied to unpaid account balances (11:59 p.m.)
Apr 22MonOpen registration for summer/fall
Apr26FriSpring Commencement Participation deadline
Apr
May
29-
3
Mon-FriDead Week
Apr30TueGrade entry begins
May3FriLast day of Spring classes
May6-10Mon-FriFinal Examinations
May10FriGraduate student Final Disquisition copy due for May graduation
May11SatCommencement ceremonies (10:00 & 2:00 in Fargodome)
May14TueGrades due (12:00 p.m.)
May14TueSpring grade access begins online (late evening)
May15WedLate fees applied to unpaid account balances (11:59 p.m.)

Summer 2019

Full 12-week session:May 14 - August 2
Standard 4-week session:May 14 - June 7
Standard 8-week session:June 11 - August 2
All Sessions
DateDayDescription
May27MonHOLIDAY — Memorial Day (no classes, offices closed)
Jun11TueUndergraduate/Professional Summer Degree Application due
Jun14FriPayments due for NDSU Summer account balances*
Jun14FriAttempted credits calculated for financial aid SAP (11:59 p.m.)**
Jul4ThuHOLIDAY — Independence Day (no classes, offices closed)
Jul5FriGraduate student Initial Disquisition submission for August graduation
Aug2FriGraduate student Final Disquisition copy due for August graduation
Aug2FriLast day of Summer classes
Aug6TueGrades due (12:00 p.m.)
Aug6TueSummer grade access begins online (late evening)
Aug15ThuLate fee applied to unpaid account balances (11:59 p.m.)
4-Week Session
Date
Day
Description
May14TueClasses begin for 4-week session
May14TueLast day for Wait Lists to run for 4-week session
May15WedEligible Pell/TEACH Grants based on enrollment at 11:59 p.m. (4-week session)
May15WedLast day to Add classes via Campus Connection for 4-week session*
May15WedLast day for no-record Drop of 4-week session classes @ 100% refund*
May15WedLast day to Withdraw to Zero Credits @ 100% refund (4-week session classes only)
May17FriLast day to submit requests to Audit, Pass/Fail for 4-week session
May21TueLast day to Withdraw to Zero Credits @ 75% refund (4-week session classes only)
May21Tue4 week session - Last day to Add Summer courses (appeal needed after this date, contact Registration & Records)
May27MonLast day to Withdraw to Zero Credits @ 50% refund (4-week session classes only)
No refunds issued for withdraw to zero credits after this date.
May29WedFinancial aid applied to NDSU account balances (4-week session)
May30ThuLast day to Drop standard 4-week classes with 'W' record*
Jun7FriLast day of 4-week session classes
8-Week Session
Date
Day
Description
Jun11TueClasses begin for 8-week session
Jun13ThuLast day for Wait Lists to run for 8-week session
Jun14FriLast day to Add classes via Campus Connection for 8-week session*
Jun14FriLast day for no-record Drop of 8-week session classes @ 100% refund*
Jun14FriLast day to Withdraw to Zero Credits @ 100% refund (8-week session classes only)
Jun19WedFinancial aid applied to NDSU account balances (8-week session)
Jun19WedLast day to submit requests to Audit, Pass/Fail for 8-week session
Jun25Tue8 week session - Last day to Add Summer courses (appeal needed after this date, contact Registration & Records)
Jun28FriLast day to Withdraw to Zero Credits @ 75% refund (8-week session classes only)
Jul11ThuLast day to Withdraw to Zero Credits @ 50% refund (8-week session classes only)
No refunds issued for withdraw to zero credits after this date.
Jul17WedLast day to Drop standard 8-week classes with 'W' record*
12-Week Session
Date
Day
Description
May14TueClasses begin for 12-week session
May19SunLast day for Wait Lists to run for full 12-week session
May20MonEligible Pell/TEACH Grants based on enrollment at 11:59 p.m. (full 12-week session)
May20MonLast day to Add classes via Campus Connection for full 12-week session*
May20MonLast day for no-record Drop of full 12-week session classes @ 100% refund*
May20MonLast day to Withdraw to Zero Credits @ 100% refund (12-week session classes only)
May29WedFinancial aid applied to NDSU account balances (12-week session)
May29WedLast day to submit requests to Audit, Pass/Fail for full 12-week session
Jun10MonLast day to Withdraw to Zero Credits @ 75% refund (full 12-week session classes only)
Jun11Tue12 week session - Last day to Add Summer courses (appeal needed after this date, contact Registration & Records)
Jun30SunLast day to Withdraw to Zero Credits @ 50% refund (full 12-week session classes only)
No refunds issued for withdraw to zero credits after this date.
Jul8MonLast day to Drop full 12-week session classes with 'W' record*
Jul8Mon12 week session - Last day to Add Summer courses (appeal needed after this date, contact Registration & Records)

* 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 One Stop 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
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