SMS Academic Calendar - Spring 2018

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Spring Semester 2018

October 28 - December 8

Spring Schedule Adjustment for Continuing Students

January 3-16

New Degree-Seeking Student Registration

January 8-16

Registration for Non-Degree-Seeking Students

January 12

Winter Degree Conferral Date (No Ceremony)

January 15

MLK Holiday - Offices Closed; No Classes

January 17

Classes Begin: 8 a.m.
Add/Drop Begins

January 26

Last day to add/drop

January 27

Withdrawal period begins

February 15

Online Filing Begins for Graduation in January, May, or August 2019

March 3-11

Spring Break

March 16

Last Day to Withdraw

March 19-23

Advance Summer and Fall Registration for Continuing Students

March 24 - April 27

Summer Schedule Adjustment for Continuing Students

March 24 – July 1

Fall Schedule Adjustment for Continuing Students

April 27

Classes End: 5 p.m.
Last Day to Submit Grades for Fall 2017 Incomplete (I) Coursework
Last Day to Submit Theses/Dissertations for May 2018 Graduation

April 28-29

Reading Period I

April 30 - May 4

Examinations

May 5-6

Reading Period II

May 7-9

Examinations

May 9 by Noon

Final Grades Due, Graduate Students - May Graduation Candidates Only

May 11 by 9 a.m.

Final Grades Due, Undergraduate Students - May Graduation Candidates Only

May 12

May Commencement & VIMS Diploma Ceremony

May 16 by 9 a.m.

Final Grades Due, All Continuing Students

Updated by J. Hay on 31-AUG-2017.