Spring Semester 2011 Academic Calendar

January 5 - Enrollment Deadline. Pre-enrolled classes will be dropped from the Student Schedule if enrollment is not finalized on TigerEnroll by 11:59 p.m. CST.

January 10 - Begin release of available financial assistance funds to students meeting eligibility and enrollment deadlines. Fund release dates are dependent on the selected refund option choice in the TigerEnrollment payment process.

January 12 - Classes begin
Final day for undergraduate student to declare an Intent to Graduate--notify Registrar's Office. Go to TigerTracks.

January 17 - Martin Luther King Holiday - University Closed

January 18 - Classes resume
Final day for 100% refund for full semester or arranged courses
See Fee Refund Schedule.

January 24 - Final day for graduate students to declare an Intent to Graduate--notify Graduate School. Go to TigerTracks.

January 25 - Final day for 60% refund for full semester or arranged courses
See Fee Refund Schedule.
Final day to add or enroll in a full semester Virtual College course with instructor permission
See Add Policy for Virtual College Courses 

February 1 - Final day for 40% refund for full semester or arranged courses
See Fee Refund Schedule.

February 5- FHSU Family Weekend (current students)

February 9 - Final day for 25% refund for full semester or arranged courses
See Fee Refund Schedule.
Final day to add a course or to enroll in a regular full-semester, on-campus course or on-campus arranged course--see Add Policy Statement and ScheduleFees for courses withdrawn do not apply to courses added after this date
20th day of classes

February 15 - Final day for 10% refund for full semester or arranged courses
See Fee Refund Schedule.
Final date to withdraw a course without transcript record.

February 16 - Transcript record begins
COURSES ARE PERMITTED TO BE WITHDRAWN FROM FEBRUARY 16 THROUGH MARCH 22 (SEE WITHDRAWAL POLICY STATEMENT). A grade of "W" will be recorded.

February 21 - Final day for graduate students to sign for comprehensive examinations.

March 4 - Midsemester

March 7 - Mid-semester grade entry deadline, NOON (No mid-semester grade reporting for Virtual College classes)
Last 8-week courses begin

March 10 - Make appointment with advisor to receive mid-semester grades.

March 21-27 - Spring Break

March 22 - Final day to withdraw from a course with transcript record of "W."" NO WITHDRAWALS ALLOWED AFTER THIS DATE.

March 28 - Classes resume
Pre-enrollment for Summer 2011, Graduates and Seniors – OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS (On-Campus and Virtual)

March 29 - Pre-enrollment for Summer 2011, Juniors – OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS (On-Campus and Virtual)

March 30 – Pre-enrollment for Summer 2011, Sophomores – OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS (On-Campus and Virtual)

March 31 – Pre-enrollment for Summer 2011, Freshmen – OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS (On-Campus and Virtual)

April 4 -  Final day for graduate students to submit approved titles for Master's Thesis or Specialist's Field Study 
Pre-enrollment for Fall 2011, Graduates and Seniors – VIRTUAL COLLEGE STUDENTS AND VIRTUAL COLLEGE CLASSES ONLY

April 5 – Pre-enrollment for Fall 2011, Juniors – VIRTUAL COLLEGE STUDENTS AND VIRTUAL COLLEGE CLASSES ONLY

April 6 – Pre-enrollment for Fall 2011, Sophomores – VIRTUAL COLLEGE STUDENTS AND VIRTUAL COLLEGE CLASSES ONLY

April 7 – Pre-enrollment for Fall 2011, Freshman – VIRTUAL COLLEGE STUDENTS AND VIRTUAL COLLEGE CLASSES ONLY

April 11 - Pre-enrollment for Fall 2011, Graduates and Seniors, A-M – OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS (On-Campus and Virtual)

April 13 – Pre-enrollment for Fall 2011, Graduates and Seniors, N-Z – OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS (On-Campus and Virtual)

April 14 – Pre-enrollment for Fall 2011, Juniors, A-M – OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS (On-Campus and Virtual)

April 16 - Pre-Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2011 new freshmen.

April 18 – Pre-enrollment for Fall 2011, Juniors N-Z – OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS (On-Campus and Virtual)
Final day for graduate students to have their comprehensive exams returned by departments to the Graduate School
Pre-Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2011 transfer students

April 19 - Pre-Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2011 transfer students.

April 20 – Pre-enrollment for Fall 2011, Sophomores A-M – OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS (On-Campus and Virtual)

April 21 – Pre-enrollment for Fall 2011, Sophomores N-Z – OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS (On-Campus and Virtual)

April 22 – Pre-enrollment for Fall 2011, Freshman A-Z – OPEN TO ALL STUDENTS (On-Campus and Virtual)

April 25 - Final day for graduate students to submit approved Master's Thesis or Specialist's Field Study and Oral Examination Report

April 30 - Pre-Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2011 new freshmen.

May 2 - Pre-Enrollment for Summer/Fall 2011 new freshmen.

May 7, 9-13 - Final examinations

May 7 - KAMS Completion Ceremony, 3 p.m., Robbins Center

May 13 - Semester ends
Graduate School Commencement, 7 p.m., Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center

May 14 – Undergraduate Commencement – 10:00 a.m. Gross Memorial Coliseum

May 16 - Final grade entry deadline, NOON

May 17 - Grades available at TigerTracks 

May 30– Memorial Day Holiday (University is closed)

May 31- Spring semester undergraduate/graduate degree candidates must have all requirements for a degree completed and on record in the Registrar's Office by 5:30 pm

Dates subject to change