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2016 Fall Graduate Calendar

August TBDGraduate walk-in registration 3-7 p.m. Inn & Conference Center, 50 Warren St. Lowell, MA 01852
September 1First day of classes for fall 2016
September 5Labor Day (university closed)
September 8Last day to add course without a permission number
September 15Last day for refund of tuition & fees
Last day for add/drop with a permission number (late registration/enrollment changes)
October 10Columbus Day (university closed)
October 11Monday class schedule
October 31Advising/Spring registration begins
SiS system open for enrolled students
Last day for students to turn in completed work to instructor for spring 2016 and summer 2016 incompletes
November 11Veterans Day (university closed)
November 24-25Thanksgiving recess
November 28Classes resume
December 2Last day to drop classes with grade of “W” for regular session. All other sessions see OCE calendar.
December 5Last day to submit Declaration of Intent to Graduate form for fall completion
December 9Last day of fall semester classes.
Last day for faculty to submit grade change for spring and summer incompletes
December 15Deadline to submit thesis/dissertation to Library
December 12-17Fall semester exams
December 19Make-up final exam

Note: Graduate School of Education graduate courses do not substitute days.