Undergraduate Catalog

Academic Calendar

Fall 2016 Semester

New Student OrientationAugust 24-28
Classes beginAugust 29
Labor DaySeptember 5
Last day to registerSeptember 9
Last day to add/drop courses1September 9
Last day to file overload or underloadSeptember 9
Last day to select credit-no credit grading optionSeptember 9
Fall breakOctober 6-9
Registration advisingOctober 10-November 4
Midterm grades available on WebAdvisorWeek of October 24
Last day to request leave of absence for following semesterNovember 1
Last day to withdraw from a course1November 4
Registration for following semester2November 7-17
Thanksgiving breakNovember 24-27
Last day of classesDecember 7
Reading daysDecember 8-9
Final examinationsDecember 10, 12-14
Vacation period beginsDecember 15
Final grades available on WebAdvisorDecember 20

Spring 2017 Semester

Martin Luther King Jr. DayJanuary 16
Classes beginJanuary 17
Last day to registerJanuary 27
Last day to add/drop courses1January 27
Last day to file overload or underloadJanuary 27
Last day to select credit-no credit grading optionJanuary 27
Registration advisingMarch 6-April 24
Midterm grades available on WebAdvisorWeek of March 13
Last day to withdraw from a course1March 24
Spring breakMarch 25-April 2
Last day to request leave of absence for following semesterApril 1
Registration for following semester2April 4-13
Last day of classesApril 27
Reading daysApril 28-29
Final examinationsMay 1-4
Vacation period beginsMay 5
CommencementMay 6, 2017
Final grades available on WebAdvisorMay 11

Summer Session I 2017

Registration opens2March 5
First day of classesMay 15
Last day to settle summer accountMay 15
Last day to add/drop courses1May 16*
Last day to file overloadMay 16*
Last day to select credit-no credit grading optionMay 16*
Memorial DayMay 29
Last day to withdraw from a course1June 9
Last day of classJune 23

Summer Session II 2017

Registration opens2March 5
First day of classesJune 26
Last day to settle summer accountJune 26
Last day to add/drop courses1June 27*
Last day to file overloadJune 27*
Last day to select credit-no credit grading optionJune 27*
Independence DayJuly 4
Last day to withdraw from a course1July 21
Last day of classesAugust 4

Last Day to Make up Incomplete Grades

Grades are due as specified on the incomplete grade form, and may be due earlier than listed below. For due dates specified as "the fourth week of the following semester," the due dates are as follows:

For semester or session...Deadline is...
Spring 2016September 23, 2016
Summer I 2016September 23, 2016
Summer II 2016September 23, 2016
Fall 2016February 10, 2017
Spring 2017September 29, 2017
Summer I 2017September 29, 2017
Summer II 2017September 29, 2017

Degree Filing Dates

For December 2016 Degree
Official degree dateDecember 31, 2016
Filing deadlineMay 1, 2016
For May 2017 Degree
Official degree dateMay 6, 2017
Filing deadlineOctober 15, 2016
For August 2017 Degree
Official degree dateAugust 31, 2017
Filing deadlineMarch 1, 2017

1  For the policy of enrollment changes and charge adjustment, see Changes in Registration and Enrollment Status and Costs

2  Information on course offerings can be found at go.lclark.edu/college/registrar.

*For summer session courses that begin after the first day of the session, the deadline to add/drop or select the credit-no credit option is 4 pm on the day of the second class meeting.