March 12- Graduate English Competency Examination: 8:00am
March 12- Graduate Area Comprehensive Examination
April 22- Last Day for Graduation Clearance by the Graduate School
April 29, 6pm- Commencement for the Graduate School
SPRING 2016 (click to find printable PDF)
SPRING SEMESTER 2016
6 Wednesday Residence Halls Open for Freshman and Transfer Students, 9:00 a.m.
7 Thursday Orientation for Freshman and Transfer Students, 8:30 a.m.
7 Thursday Academic Advisement for Freshman and Transfer Students
7-8 Thursday-Friday Registration for Readmitted and Returning Students, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
7-8 Thursday-Friday Evening and Graduate Registration, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
11 Monday Classes Begin
11 Monday Late Registration Begins (A late fee of $70.00 begins this day)
14 Thursday Graduate Student Orientation, 4:30 p.m., H.P. Jacobs Admin Tower
14 Thursday Graduate Student Orientation, 4:30 p.m., Jackson Medical Mall
14 Thursday Graduate Student Orientation, 4:30 p.m., University Center
18 Monday HOLIDAY-Martin Luther King Jr’s Birthday
19 Tuesday Classes Resume, 7:00 a.m.
19 Tuesday A late fee of $105.00 begins this day
25 Monday Last Day to Complete Registration and/or Pay Fees
25 Monday A Late Fee of $145.00 begins
25 Monday Last Day to Add a Course
25 Monday evening Class schedule purged for non-payment
26 Tuesday Last Day to Drop a Class with No Grade
9 Tuesday Graduate Council Meeting, 10:00 a.m., H.T. Sampson Library
11 Thursday Application Deadline for Graduate English Competency Examination, GECE- 4:00 p.m.
11 Thursday Application Deadline for Graduate Area Comprehensive Examination, GACE-4:00 p.m.
4 Friday Last Day to submit Graduation Clearance Application for Spring Commencement
7-12 Mon- Sat Mid-Semester Examinations
11 Friday Last Day to Submit “Committee Report of Defense Results” to the Graduate School for Spring Graduation
12 Saturday Graduate English Competency Examination, 8:00 a.m.
12 Saturday Graduate Area Comprehensive Examination
14 Monday Mid Semester Grades Due
14-19 Monday-Saturday SPRING BREAK
21 Monday Classes Resume, 7:00 a.m.
24 Thursday Last Day to Drop a Class with a “W” Grade
25-28 Friday-Monday HOLIDAY BREAK
29 Tuesday Classes Resume, 7:00 a.m.
4-8 Monday-Friday Graduate Student Appreciation Week
4-22 Early Registration for Fall Semester
19 Tuesday Last Day to Withdraw from the University
19-22 Tuesday-Friday Honors Week @JSU
21 Thursday Honors Convocation
22 Friday Last Day for Clearance via the “Online Graduation Clearance” by the Graduate School for Graduation
23 Saturday Classes End
23-29 Sat-Friday Final Examinations
29 Friday Alumni Day
29 Friday Graduate Student Commencement- 6:00 p.m.
30 Saturday Undergraduate Student Commencement
2 Monday Grade Reports Due in the Department of the Registrar and Records