Spring 2023 Semester (14 Weeks)

January 3, Tuesday
University reopens

January 3, Thursday – January 6, Friday 
Registration/schedule adjustments

January 6, Friday, 9 a.m. 
Residence halls open

January 9, Monday, 8 a.m. 
First day of classes

January 9, Monday – January 13, Friday 
Late registration/schedule adjustment (add-drop)

January 13, Friday 
Last day to add a class

January 16, Monday 
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday – University closed

January 17, Tuesday 
Withdrawal ("W") period begins

January 27, Friday 
Applications for May graduation due in academic Dean’s office

February 10, Friday 
Last day to withdraw from 1st 8 weeks courses

February 20, Monday, Noon 
Freshmen/Sophomore midterm grades due

February 24, Friday
1st 8 weeks courses end

February 27, Monday 
2nd 8 weeks courses begin

March 6, Monday 
Students should schedule appointments with advisors to prepare for advance
registration for summer and fall. (Required for students with mandatory advising holds.)

March 11, Saturday, Noon 
Residence halls close

March 13, Monday – March 17, Friday 
Spring Break
Classes dismissed

March 20, Monday 
Classes resume

March 20, Monday – March 24, Friday 
Advance registration for summer sessions (open only to currently enrolled students)

March 24, Friday 
Last day to withdraw from a full semester individual course

March 27, Monday 
Advance registration for summer sessions begin (open to admitted/readmitted students)

March 27, Monday 
Recommended date to apply for December 2023 graduation

March 27, Monday – April 21, Friday 
Complete withdrawals only

March 31, Friday
Approved thesis/dissertation must be submitted to ETD website for Graduate College review

April 3, Monday – April 14, Friday 
Advance registration for fall semester (open only to currently enrolled students)

April 7, Friday 
Last day to withdraw from 2nd 8 weeks courses

April 17, Monday 
Advance registration for fall semester begins (open to admitted/readmitted students except first-time fall undergraduates)

April 17, Monday – April 21, Friday 
Dead week

April 21, Friday 
Last class day
Last day to completely withdraw from spring semester

April 22, Saturday 
Exam day for Saturday classes
Some common finals

April 24, Monday 
Exam day

April 25, Tuesday 
Exam day

April 26, Wednesday 
Study day
Exams resume at 3 p.m. for Wednesday evening classes

April 27, Thursday 
Exam day

April 28, Friday 
Exam day

April 29, Saturday, TBD at Big Sandy Superstore Arena 
Commencement
Official May graduation date

April 30, Sunday, Noon 
Residence halls close

May 1, Monday, Noon 
Final grades due
ETD must be approved by the Graduate College and all other requirements must be met for degree completion

May 8, Monday – August 11, Friday 
Summer school sessions

May 27, Saturday – May 29, Monday 
University computer services unavailable

May 29, Monday 
Memorial Day Holiday – University closed

July 4, Tuesday
Independence Day Holiday – University closed