Fall 2024 Semester (15 Weeks)

Residence halls open for freshmen
Registration/schedule adjustment Monday, August 12 – Sunday, August 18
Week of Welcome for freshmen Wednesday, Aug 14 – Friday, Aug 16
Residence halls open for upperclassmen
First day of classes Monday, Aug 19, 2024
Late registration/schedule adjustment Monday, August 19 – Friday, August 23
Last day to add a class Friday, August 23
Withdraw (“W”) period begins Monday, August 26
University Computing Services unavailable Saturday, August 31 – September 2
Labor Day Holiday – University closed Monday, September 2
Last day to submit graduation application for December via myMU Friday, September 6
Last day to withdraw from 1st 7 weeks courses Friday, September 27
Midterm grades due Monday, September 30
1st 7 weeks courses end Friday, October 4
2nd 7 weeks courses begin Monday, October 7
October break – classes dismissed Thursday, October 10 – Friday, October 11
Students should schedule appointments with advisors Monday, October 21
Countdown to Commencement TBD
Recommended date to apply to Spring graduation, after registering for the semester Monday, November 4 – Friday, November 15
Advance registration for spring semester (open only to currently registered students) Monday, November 4 – Friday, November 15
Approved thesis/dissertation must be submitted to the ETD website for final review Friday, November 15
Last day to withdraw from 2nd 7 weeks courses Friday, November 22
Last day to withdraw from a full semester individual courses Friday, November 22
Residence halls close
Complete withdrawals only Monday, November 25 – Friday, December 6
Advance registration for spring semester (open to admitted students)
Thanksgiving Break – classes dismissed Monday, Nov 25 – Friday, Nov 29
Thanksgiving Holidy – University closed Thursday, Nov 28 – Friday, Nov 29
Residence halls open
Classes resume Monday, December 2
Pre-Finals Week Monday, December 2 – Friday, December 6
Last class day Friday, December 6
Last day to completely withdraw from fall semester Friday, December 6
Exam day for Saturday classes/common finals Saturday, December 7
Exam day Monday, December 9
Exam day Tuesday, December 10
Study day/Exams resume at 3 pm for Wednesday evening classes Wednesday, December 11
Exam day Thursday, December 12
Exam day Friday, December 13
Winter Commencement, Marshall Health Network Arena/Official December graduation date Saturday, Dec 14, 2024
Residence halls close
Final grades due Monday, Dec 16, 2024 at noon
Winter Break – University closed Monday, Dec 23, 2024-Wednesday, Jan 1, 2025
Final graduation lists due to the Office of the Registrar Wednesday, January 8