Academic Calendar Files

Fall 2016 Academic Calendar

(Last Updated 2 November 2015)


NOTE: Tuition refund deadlines for full semester courses are included in this Academic Calendar. Specific deadlines for tuition payments and refunds for short-term courses can be obtained from the menus available at the Business Office website. Withdrawal deadlines for short-term courses can be obtained from the University Registrar's website.

AUGUST

1 – 19   

  • Open Registration Continues

20 (Sat.)           

  • University Classes Begin

22 (Mon.)

  • Law Classes Begin (Entering Law Students)

26 (Fri.)                

  • Last day to change from audit to graded or A/Pass/Fail status
  • Last day to enroll in a course without instructor's permission

29 (Mon.)

  • Law Classes Begin (Returning Law Students)

SEPTEMBER

2 (Fri.)            

  • Last day to receive 100% tuition refund
  • Last day to set up payment plan

3 (Sat.)

  • Labor Day Holiday Begins

6 (Tues.)

  • Classes Resume

9 (Fri.)

  • Last day to change from graded or A/Pass/Fail status to audit         
  • Last day to file Application for Degree for Fall graduates
  • Last day to enroll
  • Last day to receive 40% tuition refund

16 (Fri.)

  • Last day to receive 20% tuition refund

17 (Sat.)

  • Family Day (Lindenwood vs. Washburn)

OCTOBER

8 (Sat.)

  • Fall Break begins

12 (Wed.)

  • Classes Resume

19 (Wed.)

  • Freshman Mid-Term Grades Due (10:00 a.m.) 

29 (Sat.)

  • HOMECOMING (Missouri Western vs. Washburn)

NOVEMBER

4 (Fri.)

  • Last day to change grade status from A/Pass/Fail to graded, graded to A/Pass/Fail
  • Last day to withdraw

7 (Mon.)

  • Advance Registration begins for Spring Semester (ends November 16)

9 (Wed.)

  • Deadline for Spring 2017 Reinstatement Petition submission to VPAA

15 (Tues.)

  • Priority Deadline for Washburn University Academic Scholarships and Federal Campus-Based Financial Aid

17 (Thurs.)

  • Open Registration begins for Spring Semester (ends January 13)

23 (Wed.) - 27 (Sun.)

  • Thanksgiving Student Recess

28 (Mon.)

  • Classes Resume

DECEMBER

2 (Fri.)

  • Last Day of Class (Law Students)

5 (Mon.)

  • Success Week Begins

6 (Tues.)

  • Exams Begin (Law Students)

9 (Fri.)

  • Last Day of Classes

10 (Sat.)

  • Final examinations begin

16 (Fri.)

  • Final examinations end - All Students
  • End of semester
  • School of Nursing Recognition Ceremony
  • COMMENCEMENT

20 (Tues.)

  • Deadline for submission of grades (10:00 am)

24 (Sat.) – Jan. 1 (Sun.)

  • Winter Holiday Break (University closed)