Academic Calendars

Spring 2017Export to PDF

Item Date
Registration for Spring Begins Oct 10
Deadline to Clear Record with EIU or Lose your Spring Classes Dec 22
Term Opens Jan 04
Late Registration Begins ($25 Late Fee) Jan 09
First Class Day Jan 09
First-Half-Term Courses Begin Jan 09
Deadline to Add Courses Jan 13
M.L. King's Birthday Observed/No Classes - University Closed Jan 16
Deadline to Submit Audit Requests 4:00 P.M. Jan 18
Deadline to Drop Hours and Not Be Charged* Jan 23
Deadline to Drop a Course with No Grade* Jan 23
Deadline to Submit Credit/No Credit Requests 4:00 pm Jan 23
Deadline to Request Insurance Refund (If Equal Coverage) 4:30 pm Jan 23
Deadline to Withdraw from University OR Reduce Load/Full Refund of Tuition & Fees* Jan 23
First Census Date (Count Day) Jan 23
W for Course Withdrawal Begins* Jan 24
Deadline to Withdraw from University (all classes)/50% Refund Tuition & Fees except Insurance* Feb 06
First-Half-Term Courses Deadline to Withdraw with W* Feb 13
Lincoln's Birthday Observed/No Classes - University Closed Feb 17
Mid-Term Mar 02
Second-Half-Term Courses Deadline to Add or Drop with No Grade* Mar 02
Second-Half-Term Courses Begin Mar 03
Spring Break Mar 13-17
Deadline to initiate Late Withdrawal Request for Fall 2016 semester Mar 15
Deadline to Apply or Re-Apply for Graduation Mar 22
Deadline to Withdraw from a Course or University with W* Mar 31
Deadline to Remove Credit/No Credit Requests Mar 31
Non-refundable Late Withdrawal Fee begins Apr 01
Second-Half-Term Courses Deadline to Withdraw with W* Apr 07
Last Class Day Apr 28
Final Examinations May 01-05
Deadline to Return Books/TRS/No Fine 3:00 pm May 05
Commencement May 06
Grades Due 4:00 pm May 08
Second Census Date (Term Closes) May 08
Last Day LATE TEXTBOOKS will be accepted WITH PAYMENT OF LATE FINES. NO TEXTBOOKS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER THIS DATE. May 12
Deadline to Complete Graduation Requirements May 31

* For drop and withdrawal deadlines for your courses (including weekend and short format courses), please refer to your EIU e-mail or search by individual course crn.

Drop - removes course from student record and billing is adjusted.

Withdrawal - course remains on student record with a grade of "W". You must drop a Second-Half-Term course before it begins in order not to be charged for it.

Please refer to your university housing contract for cancellation information and deadlines. Copies of the University Apartment, University Court, Residence Hall/Greek Court contracts are available at www.eiu.edu/~housing.