Graduate Calendar 2015-16

Fall Semester 2015

August

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

September

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

October

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

November

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

December

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

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

Spring Semester 2016

January

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

February

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

March

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

April

1Fri.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
4Mon.Class reservation begins for Fall 2016
Walk-in registration begins for Summer Sessions 2016 at the One Stop Student Center
8Fri.Final fee payment deadline for Summer Sessions 2016 online registration
27Wed.Deadline for completion of dissertation defense for May 2016 graduation (PhD, EdD)

May

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

Summer 2016 (optional)

Monday, June 6-Friday, August 26

June, July, August

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

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