2013-2014 Undergraduate Academic Calendar

Fall Semester 2013

August 2013
28 Wed.

Final Registration/Fee Payment without penalty
Logic Competency Examination Fees Due

29 Thurs. Late charges begin
30 Fri. Foreign Language and Literatures Competency Examination Fees Due
31-3 Sat. - Tues. New Student Orientation- Torero Days

September 2013
2 Mon. Labor Day holiday (offices closed, no classes)
3 Tues. Competency Examinations: Logic; Foreign Languages and Literatures
4 Wed. Classes Begin
12 Thurs. Mass of the Holy Spirit
13 Fri. Last day to enroll in classes and to drop a class without a 'W'
Deadline 100 percent tuition refund
20 Fri. Deadline 90 percent tuition refund
27 Fri. Deadline 80 percent tuition refund

October 2013
1 Tues. Financial aid application for January Intersession available
4 Fri. Deadline 70 percent tuition refund
1-30 Mon. - Fri. Online class reservation for Intersession 2014 (two weeks only; see Friday, November 1 for walk-in registration for intersession 2014)
15 Tues. Deadline to petition for May 2014 graduation
18 Fri. Competency Examination Fees Due
Deadline 60 percent tuition refund
25 Fri. Fall Holiday (no classes)
28 Mon. Deadline 50 percent tuition refund
Mid-term grades due

November 2013
1 Fri. Walk-in registration begins for Intersession 2014.
Class reservation begins for Spring 2014.
Priority deadline for Intersession 2014 financial aid applications.
2 Sat. Competency Examination: Mathematics; Lower-division and Upper-division English
6 Wed. Deadline to select grade or Pass/Fail option
13 Wed. Last day to withdraw from classes with a 'W'.
Deadline for removal of Incompletes from prior semester/Summer Sessions
15 Fri. Final fee payment deadline for Intersession 2014 online registration
27-29 Wed. - Fri. Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes; offices closed Thursday and Friday)

December 2013
13 Fri. Last Day of classes
Deadline to petition for August 2014 graduation
14-15 Sat. - Sun. Study Days
16-20 Mon. - Fri. Final Examinations
21 Sat. NROTC Commissioning Ceremony

January 2014
2 Thurs. Final grades due
 


Intersession 2014 (optional)

January 2014
6 Mon. First day of Intersession classes
20 Mon. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday (no classes; offices closed)
24 Fri. Last day of Intersession classes
See the 2014 Intersession Catalog for specific courses, dates and registration procedures


Spring Semester 2014

January 2014
17 Fri. Logic Competency Examination Fees Dues
20 Mon. Foreign Languages and Logic Competency Examination Fees Due
21 Tues. Final registration/fee payment without penalty
22 Wed. Late charges begin
23-25 Thurs. - Sat. New Student Orientation
24 Fri. Competency Examination: Logic; Foreign Languages and Literatures
27 Mon. Classes begin
30 Thurs. All Faith Service

February 2014
1 Sat. Financial aid applications for Summer Sessions 2014 available.
5 Wed. Last day to enroll in classes and to drop a class without a 'W'.
Deadline 100 percent tuition refund.
12 Wed. Deadline 90 percent tuition refund
19 Wed. Deadline 80 percent tuition refund
26 Wed. Deadline 70 percent tuition refund

March 2014
2 Sun. Priority deadline for USD financial aid applications for 2014-2015 fall and/or spring semesters for new (freshmen and transfer) undergraduate students.
Priority deadline for USD financial aid applications for 2014-2015 fall and/or spring semesters for continuing and undergraduate students.
3-28 Mon. - Fri. Online class reservation for Summer Sessions 2014 (two weeks only; see Tuesday, April 1 for walk-in registration for Summer Sessions 2014)
10-14 Mon. - Fri. Spring break (no classes)
14 Fri. Priority deadline for Summer Sessions 2014 financial aid applications
19 Wed.

Deadline 60 percent tuition refund
Mid-term grades due

21 Fri.

Deadline to pay Competency Examination fee

26 Wed. Deadline 50 percent tuition refund
31 Mon. Deadline to select grade or Pass/Fail option

April 2014
1 Tues. Walk-in registration begins for Summer Sessions 2014.
Class reservation begins for Fall 2014.
5 Sat. Competency Examination: Mathematics
7 Mon. Last day to withdraw from classes with a 'W'.
Deadline for removal of Incompletes from Fall semester/Intersession
11 Fri. Final fee payment deadline for Summer Sessions 2014 online registration
12 Sat. Competency Examinations: Lower-division and Upper-division English
17-21 Thurs. - Mon. Easter Holiday (no classes; offices closed on Friday, April 18)

May 2014
6 Tues. Honors Convocation
13 Tues. Last day of classes.
14-15 Wed. - Thurs. Study Days
16-22 Fri. - Thurs. Final Examinations
23 Fri. NROTC Commissioning Ceremony
24-25 Sat. - Sun. Commencements
29 Thurs. Final grades due
 


Summer Sessions 2014 (optional)

June 2014
2 Mon. First day of first session

July 2014
4 Fri. Independence Day holiday (no classes, offices closed)

August 2014
22 Fri. Last day of last session
See the 2014 Summer Sessions Catalog for specific courses, dates and registration procedures