Catalog Version

Autumn 2017-2018

Catalog update: 

May 15, 2017

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​Academic calendars for additional years are available on the Academic Affairs website.

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AUTUMN QUARTER 2017
August 28​ Begin Immersion Week of Discover Chicago Program
September 1 TUITION DUE: AUTUMN QUARTER
​September 4 ​Labor Day - University officially closed
September 6 BEGIN AUTUMN QUARTER 2017 ALL CLASSES
​September 13 Last day to add (or swap) classes to AQ2017 schedule (8:00am Deadline)
September 19 Last day to drop classes with no penalty (100% tuition refund if applicable and no grade on transcript)
Last day to select pass/fail option
September 20 Grades of "W" assigned for AQ2017 classes dropped on or after this day
September 26 Last day to select auditor status
​October 1 DEADLINE: Application for November 2017 degree conferral
October 12 Begin December Quarter/Graduate Intercession Registration
Begin Winter Quarter 2018 Registration
October 24 Last day to withdraw from AQ 2017 classes
November 14 End AQ2017 Day & Evening classes
November 15 Begin AQ2017 Day & Evening Final Exams
​AQ2017 Grading Available for Faculty
November 20 TUITION DUE: December Quarter/Graduate Intersession  2017
November 21 End AQ2017 Day & Evening Final Exams
END AUTUMN QUARTER 2017
November 23 Thanksgiving Holiday - University officially closed
November 24 Thanksgiving Holiday - University officially closed
November 25 Thanksgiving Holiday - University officially closed
November 26 Thanksgiving Holiday - University officially closed
November 30 AUTUMN 2017 GRADES DUE
IN Grades issued Winter 2017 lapse to F
R Grades issued Autumn 2016 lapse to F

DECEMBER 2017 QUARTER/GRADUATE INTERSESSION​
Deadline dates for enrollment transactions based on 2-week quarter/intersession
November 27 Begin December Quarter/Graduate Intersession
November 28 Last day to add (or swap) classes for December Quarter/Graduate Intersession (8:00am Deadline)
November 29 Last day to drop classes w/no penalty (100% tuition refund if applicable and no grade on transcript)
Last day to select pass/fail option
Last day to select auditor status
November 30 Grades of W assigned on or after this day for all classes dropped
December 1 TUITION DUE: WINTER QUARTER 2018
December 5 Last day to withdraw from December Intersession December Quarter/Graduate Intercession  classes
December 15 End December Quarter/Graduate Intersession (some classes may end earlier)
December 22 St. Vincent de Paul Day-University officially closed

December 23-
January 1

Holiday Break University officially closed

WINTER QUARTER 2018
January 2 BEGIN WINTER QUARTER 2018 ALL CLASSES
​December Quarter/Graduate Intercession 2017 GRADES DUE
January 9 Last day to add (or swap) classes to WQ2018 schedule (8:00am Deadline)
January 15 ​DEADLINE: Application for March 2018 degree conferral

​Last day to drop classes with no penalty (100% tuition refund if applicable and no grade on transcript)
Martin Luther King Day - University officially closed
​January 16 ​Grades of "W" assigned for classes dropped on or after this day
​Last day to select pass/fail option
January 22 Last day to select auditor status
February 1 DEADLINE: Application for June 2018 Commencement and June 2018 Degree Conferral
​February 8 ​Begin Spring Quarter 2018 and Summer Term 2018 Registration
February 19 Last day to withdraw from WQ2018 classes
March 12 End WQ 2018 Day & Evening Classes​
March 13 ​Begin WQ 2018 Day & Evening Final Exams

WQ 2018 Grading Available for Faculty
​March 16 ​TUITION DUE: SPRING QUARTER
March 19 End WQ 2018 Day & Evening Final Exams
END WINTER QUARTER 2018
March 20 Begin Spring Break
​March 23 End Spring Break
March 26 GRADES DUE: WINTER 2018
IN Grades issued Spring and Summer 2017 lapse to F
R Grades issued Winter 2017 lapse to F

SPRING QUARTER 2018
March 24 BEGIN SPRING QUARTER 2018 ALL CLASSES
March 30 Good Friday - University officially closed
March 31 ​Easter Holiday - University officially closed
April 1 ​Easter Holiday - University officially closed
April 2 Last day to add (or swap) classes to Spring Quarter 2018 schedule (8:00am Deadline)
April 6 Last day to drop classes with no penalty (100% tuition refund if applicable and no grade on transcript​) for SQ 2018

​​Last day to select pass/fail option for SQ 2018
​April 7 ​Grades of "W" assigned for classes dropped on or after this day
​April 13 ​Last day to select auditor status 
​April 26 ​Begin Autumn Quarter 2018 Registration
May 11 Last day to withdraw from SQ 2018 classes
May 28 Memorial Day - University officially closed
June 1 End SQ2018 Day & Evening Classes
June 2 Begin SQ2018 Day & Evening Final Exams
​June 4 ​SQ2018 Grading Available for Faculty
June 8 End SQ2018 Day & Evening Final Exams
END SPRING QUARTER 2018
​Baccalaureate Mass
Graduation Weekend Kick Off
TUITION DUE: SUMMER SESSION I and SUMMER 10-WEEK TERM
June 9 COMMENCEMENT
June 10 COMMENCEMENT
June 15 GRADES DUE: SPRING 2018
IN Grades issued Autumn 2017 lapse to F
R Grades issued Spring 2017 lapse to F

   

SUMMER TERM 2018 (10-Week)
​June 8 ​TUITION DUE: SUMMER TERM (10-week)
June 11 BEGIN SUMMER 2018 (10-week) TERM
​June 18 ​​Last day to add (or swap) classes to Summer 2018 (10 week) Term  schedule (8:00am Deadline)
​June 22 ​Last day to drop Summer 2018 (10 week) Term classes with no penalty (100% tuition refund if applicable and no grade on transcript)
​Last day to select pass/fail option for Summer 2018 (10 week) Term
June 23 ​Grades of "W" assigned for Summer 2018 (10 week) Term classes dropped on or after this day
​June 29 ​Last day to select auditor status for Summer 2018 (10 week) Term classes
July 4 Independence Day - University officially closed
​July 15 ​​DEADLINE: Application for August 2018 degree conferral
​July 29 ​Last day to withdraw from Summer 2018 (10 week) Term  classes
August 19 End Summer 2018 (10 week) Term
August 24 GRADES DUE: SUMMER 2018 TERM
R Grades issued Summer 2017 lapse to F

SUMMER SESSION I 2018 (5 weeks)
​June 8 ​​TUITION DUE: SUMMER SESSION I
June 11 BEGIN SUMMER SESSION I 2018
​June 13 ​Last day to add (or swap) classes to Summer Session I 2018 schedule (8:00am Deadline)
​​June 15 ​Last day to drop Summer Session I 2018 classes with no penalty (100% tuition refund if applicable and no grade on transcript)
​​​Last day to select pass/fail option for Summer Session I 2018
​Last day to select auditor status for Summer Session I 2018
​June 16 ​Grades of "W" assigned for Summer Session I classes dropped on or after this day
​July 3 ​Last day to withdraw from Summer Session I 2018 classes
July 4 Independence Day - University officially closed
​July 13 TUITION DUE: SUMMER SESSION II​​
July 15 DEADLINE: Application for August 2018 degree conferral

End Summer Session I 2018
July 20 GRADES DUE: SUMMER SESSION I 2018

​SUMMER SESSION II 2018 (5 weeks)
July 13 ​TUITION DUE: SUMMER SESSION II
July 16 BEGIN SUMMER SESSION II 2017
July 18 ​Last day to add (or swap) classes to Summer Session II 2018 schedule (8:00am Deadline)
July 20 ​Last day to drop Summer Session II 2018 classes with no penalty (100% tuition refund if applicable and no grade on transcript)
​​​Last day to select pass/fail option for Summer Session II 2018
​Last day to select auditor status for Summer Session II 2018
​July 21 ​Grades of "W" assigned for Summer Session II classes dropped on or after this day
​August 7 ​​Last day to withdraw from Summer Session II 2018 classes
August 19 End Summer Session II 2018
August 24 GRADES DUE: SUMMER SESSION II 2018

 

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