Graduate Calendar 2017-18

(Please send any corrections to Annie O'Brien).

Fall Semester 2017

August

30 Wed. Final Registration/Fee Payment without penalty
31 Thurs. Late Charges Begin

September

1-5 Fri.-Tues. Olé Weekend (New Student Orientation)
4 Mon. Labor Day holiday (no classes; offices closed)
6 Wed. Classes Begin
14 Thurs. Mass of the Holy Spirit
15 Fri. Last day to enroll in classes and to drop a class without a 'W'
Deadline 100 percent tuition refund
22 Fri. Deadline 90 percent tuition refund
29 Fri. Deadline 80 percent tuition refund

October

1 Sun. Financial aid applications for Intersession 2018 available
2018-2019 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) available
2-30 Mon.-Mon. Online class reservation for Intersession 2018
6 Fri. Deadline 70 percent tuition refund
11 Wed. Last day to petition for May 2018 graduation
13 Fri. Deadline 60 perent tuition refund
20 Fri. Fall Holiday (no classes)
23 Mon. Deadline 50 percent tuition refund

November

1 Wed. Priority deadline for Intersession 2018 financial aid applications
Walk-in registration begins for Intersession 2018 at the One Stop Student Center
Class reservation begins for Spring 2018
2 Thurs. Deadline to select grade or Pass/Fail option
9 Thurs. Last day to withdraw from classes with a 'W'
Deadline for removal of Incompletes from prior semester/Summer Sessions
22-24 Wed.-Fri. Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes; office closed Thursday and Friday)
30 Thurs. Deadline for completion of dissertation defense for January 2018 graduation (PhD, EdD)

December

15 Fri. Last day of classes
Deadline for online submission of master’s thesis/doctoral dissertation for January 2018 graduation
16-17 Sat.-Sun. Study Days
18-22 Mon.-Fri. Final Examinations
20 Wed. Last day to petition for August 2018 graduation

Intersession 2018 (optional)

Wednesday, January 3-Tuesday, January 23

January

3 Wed. First day of Intersession classes
15 Mon. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday (no classes, offices closed)
23 Tues. Last day of Intersession classes

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

Spring Semester 2018

January

2 Mon. Fall 2016 final grades due
25 Thurs Final registration/fee payment without penalty
29 Mon. Classes Begin

February

1 Thurs. Financial aid applications for Summer 2018 available
All Faith Service
7 Wed. Last day to enroll in classes and to drop a class without a 'W'
Deadline 100 percent tuition refund
14 Wed. Deadline 90 percent tuition refund
21 Wed. Deadline 80 percent tuition refund
28 Wed. Deadline 70 percent tuition refund

March

1-29 Thurs.-Thurs. Online class reservation for Summer Sessions 2018
7 Wed. Deadline 60 percent tuition refund
17 Sat. Priority deadline for Summer 2018 financial aid applications
14 Wed. Deadline 50 percent tuition refund
26-April 2 Mon.-Mon. Spring/Easter break (no classes)
29 Thurs. Deadline to select grade or Pass/Fail option

April

1 Sun. Priority deadline for Graduate Fall 2018/Spring 2019 financial aid applications
3 Tues. Walk-in registration begins for Summer Sessions 2018 at the One Stop Student Center
Class reservation begins for Fall 2018
5 Thurs. Last day to withdraw from classes with “W”
Deadline for removal of Incompletes from prior semester and Intersession
26 Thurs. Deadline for completion of dissertation defense for May 2018 graduation (PhD, EdD)

May

14 Mon. Deadline for online submission of master’s thesis/doctoral dissertation for May 2018 graduation
Last day of classes
15-16 Tues.-Wed. Study Days
23 Wed. Last day to petition for January 2019 graduation
17-23 Thurs.-Wed. Final Examinations
26-27 Sat.-Sun. Commencements
31 Wed. Spring 2018 Final Grades Due

Summer 2018 (optional)

Monday, June 4-Friday, August 24

June/July/August

June
4 Mon. First day of Summer Sessions
July
4 Wed. Independence Day holiday (no classes, offices closed)
August
24 Fri. Last day of summer session classes

For specific courses, dates and registration procedures for Summer Sessions 2017 visit www.sandiego.edu/sio