Graduate Calendar 2015-16

Fall Semester 2015

August

26 Wed. Final Registration/Fee Payment without penalty
27 Thurs. Late Charges Begin

September

2 Wed. Classes Begin
7 Mon. Labor Day holiday (no classes; offices closed)
10 Thurs. Mass of the Holy Spirit
14 Mon. Last day to enroll in classes and to drop a class without a 'W'
Deadline 100 percent tuition refund
21 Mon. Deadline 90 percent tuition refund
28 Mon. Deadline 80 percent tuition refund

October

1 Thurs. Financial aid applications for Intersession 2016 available
1-29 Thurs..-Thurs. Online class reservation for Intersession 2016
5 Mon. Deadline 70 percent tuition refund
16 Friday Deadline to petition for May or August 2016 graduation
19 Mon. Deadline 60 perent tuition refund
23 Fri. Fall Holiday (no classes)
27 Tues. Deadline 50 percent tuition refund

November

1 Tues. Priority deadline for Intersession 2016 financial aid applications
2 Mon. Walk-in registration begins for Intersession 2016 at the One Stop Student Center
Class reservation begins for Spring 2016
3 Tues. Deadline to select grade or Pass/Fail option
10 Tues. Last day to withdraw from classes with a 'W'
Deadline for removal of Incompletes prior semester/summer sessions
13 Fri. Final fee payment deadline for Intersession 2016 online registration
25-27 Wed.-Fri. Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes; office closed Thursday and Friday)
30 Mon. Deadline for completion of dissertation defense for Jan. 2016 graduation (PhD, EdD)

December

14 Mon. Last day of classes
Deadline for online submission of master’s thesis/doctoral dissertation for January 2016 graduation
15 Tues. Study Day
16-22 Wed.-Tues. Final examinations
22 Tues. Last day to petition for Aug. 2016 graduation

Intersession 2016 (optional)

For specific courses, dates and registration procedures for Intersession 2016 visit www.sandiego.edu/sio

January

4 Mon. First day of Intersession classes
18 Mon. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday (no classes, offices closed)
22 Fri. Last day of Intersession classes

Spring Semester 2016

January

4 Mon. Fall 2015 Final Grades Due
21 Thurs. Final registration and final fee payment deadline without penalty
22 Fri. Late Charges Begin
25 Mon. Classes Begin
28 Thurs. All Faith Service

February

1 Mon. Financial aid applications for Summer 2016 available
3 Wed. Last day to enroll in classes and to drop a class without a 'W'
Deadline 100 percent tuition refund
10 Wed. Deadline 90 percent tuition refund
17 Wed. Deadline 80 percent tuition refund
24 Wed. Deadline 70 percent tuition refund

March

1-30 Tues.-Wed. Online class reservation for Summer Sessions 2016
9 Wed. Deadline 60 percent tuition refund
16 Wed. Deadline 50 percent tuition refund
17 Thurs. Priority deadline for Summer 2016 financial aid applications
21-28 Mon.-Mon. Spring break/Easter holiday (no classes)
29 Tues. Deadline to select grade or Pass/Fail option

April

1 Fri. Last day to withdraw from classes with a 'W'
Deadline for removal of Incompletes from prior semester and Intersession
Priority deadline for Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 financial aid applications
4 Mon. Class reservation begins for Fall 2016
Walk-in registration begins for Summer Sessions 2016 at the One Stop Student Center
8 Fri. Final fee payment deadline for Summer Sessions 2016 online registration
27 Wed. Deadline for completion of dissertation defense for May 2016 graduation (PhD, EdD)

May

9 Mon. Last day of classes
Deadline for online submission of master’s thesis/doctoral dissertation for May 2016 graduation
10-11 Tues.-Wed. Study Days
12-18 Thurs.-Wed. Final Examinations
18 Wed. Last day to petition for January 2017 graduation
21-22 Sat. - Sun. Commencements
24 Tues. Spring 2016 final grades due

Summer 2016 (optional)

Monday, June 6-Friday, August 26

June, July, August

June
6 Mon. First day of Summer Sessions
July
4 Mon. Independence Day holiday (no classes, offices closed)
27 Wed. Deadline for completion of dissertation defense for August 2016 graduation (PhD, EdD)
August
3 Mon. Deadline for online submission of master’s thesis/doctoral dissertation for August 2016 graduation
26 Fri. Last day of Summer sessions

For specific courses, dates and registration procedures for Intersession 2016 visit www.sandiego.edu/sio