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2016 Fall Graduate Calendar

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

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