Date Description
Mar. 18 Last day to Petition to Graduate for Fall Semester 2022 without a late fee
Apr. 10 Registration for Melbourne Campus begins at 8pm (staggered registration)
Apr. 25 Registration for Melbourne Campus New students begins at 8am
Jun. 13 Registration for Education Centers New and Returning students begins at 8am
Aug. 15 Tuition and fees due for Fall Semester 2022
Aug. 22 CLASSES BEGIN (Monday)
Aug. 22 Last day for Melbourne Campus returning students to register for Fall Semester 2022 without late registration fee of $150
31-Aug Last day to register or add a class, or drop a class with full tuition refund and without receiving a grade of W (Wednesday-noon)
Sept. 2 Re-petition deadline for Fall Semester 2022 (for students who had petitioned for Spring/Summer Semester 2022)
Sept. 5 Holiday (Labor Day) (NO CLASSES)
Sept.9 Last day to Petition to Graduate for Spring Semester 2023 without a late fee
Sept. 30 Termination of F-1 immigration status deadline
Oct. 7 Midterm grading opens for faculty to enter midterm grades, 0000-, 1000- and 2000-level courses
Oct. 10 Holiday (Columbus Day) (NO CLASSES)
Oct. 10-11 Fall Break (NO CLASSES)
Oct. 28 Last day to withdraw from a class with a final grade of W
Nov. 7 Registration for Melbourne Campus Spring Semester 2023 begins (8pm)
Nov. 10 Registration for Education Centers Spring Semester 2023 begins
Nov. 11 Holiday (Veterans Day) (NO CLASSES)
Nov. 23-25 Holiday (Thanksgiving) (NO CLASSES)
Dec. 5 Last day to successfully complete graduate-level defense and examination for Fall 2022 commencement
Dec. 9 Last day of classes
Dec. 12 Last day to submit approved copies of thesis or dissertation to the Office of Graduate Programs
Dec. 12-16 FINAL EXAMS
Dec. 17 Fall Commencement Exercises

Fall 1

Date Description
Jun. 23 First day to register for Fall 1–2022
Aug. 5 Last day to Petition to Graduate for Fall 1–2022
Aug. 18 First day to register for Fall 2–2022
Aug. 24 Last day to register and confirm payment for Fall 1–2022
Aug. 29 CLASSES BEGIN (Monday)
Sept. 4 Last day to withdraw from a class with a full refund
Sept. 5 Holiday (Labor Day)
Sept. 30 Last day to Petition to Graduate for Fall 2–2022
Oct. 9 Last day to withdraw from a class with a W and no refund
Oct. 10 Holiday (Columbus Day)
Oct. 19 Last day for admissions eligibility for Fall 2–2022
Oct. 23 Last day of classes (Sunday)

Fall 2

Date Description
Aug. 18 First day to register for Fall 2–2022
Sept. 30 Last day to Petition to Graduate for Fall 2–2022
Oct. 13 First day to register for Spring 1–2023
Oct. 19 Last day to register and confirm payment for Fall 2–2022
Oct. 24 CLASSES BEGIN (Monday)
Oct. 30 Last day to withdraw from a class with a full refund
Nov. 11 Holiday (Veterans Day)
Nov. 18 Last day to Petition to Graduate for Spring 1–2023
Nov. 23-25 Holiday (Thanksgiving)
Dec. 4 Last day to withdraw from a class with a W and no refund
Dec. 17 Fall Commencement Exercises
Dec. 18 Last day of classes (Sunday)
Date Description
Mar. 18 Last day to Petition to Graduate for Fall Semester 2022 without a late fee
June 13 Registration for Fall Semester 2022 Begins
Aug. 15 Tuition and fees due for Fall Semester 2022
Aug. 22 Last day to apply for Fall Semester 2022
Aug. 29 CLASSES BEGIN (Monday)
Sept. 2 Last day to register or add a class, or drop a class with full tuition refund and without receiving a grade of W 
Sept. 2 Re-petition deadline for Fall Semester 2022 (for students who had petitioned for Spring/Summer Semester 2022)
Sept. 5 Holiday (Labor Day) (NO CLASSES)
Oct. 7 Last day to withdraw from a class with a final grade of W and no refund (11-week class)
Oct. 22 8-week classes closes
Nov. 4 Last day to withdraw from a class with a final grade of W and no refund (15-week class)
Nov. 7 5-week class opens
Nov. 9 Last day to drop with no record – Wednesday of the first week for 5-week class
Nov. 10 Registration for Spring Semester 2023 begins (8pm)
Nov. 12 11-week class closes
Nov. 20-26 No Classes – Thanksgiving Week 
Dec. 2 Last day to withdraw from a class with a final grade of W and no refund (5-week class)
Dec. 5 Last day to successfully complete graduate-level defense and examination for Fall 2021 commencement
Dec. 17 Last day of classes
Dec. 17 Fall Commencement Exercises

 

Date Description
Mar. 18 Last day to Petition to Graduate for Fall Semester 2022 without a late fee
14-Apr Registration Begins for Fall Semester 2022
Aug. 15 Tuition and fees due for Fall Semester 2022
Aug. 29 CLASSES BEGIN (Monday)
Sept. 2 Re-petition deadline for Fall Semester 2022 (for students who had petitioned for Spring/Summer Semester 2022)
Sep. 7 Last day to register or add a class, or drop a class with full tuition refund and without receiving a grade of W*
Nov. 4 Last day to withdraw from a class with a final grade of W 
Dec. 5 Last day to successfully complete graduate-level defense and examination for Fall 2021 commencement
Dec. 9 Last day of classes
Dec. 17 Fall Commencement Exercises

*DBA students must add courses prior to the first weekend of classes.

Fall 1 (July – September)

Date Description
March 18 Last day to Petition to Graduate for Fall Semester 2022 without a late fee
June 13 Registration Begins for Fall-1 2022
June 30 Deadline to appeal academic dismissal from Summer 2022
July 4 Holiday (Independence Day) Monday
July 5 Tuition and Fees due for Fall-1 2021
July 11 CLASSES BEGIN
July 18 Last day to register or add a class, or drop a class with full tuition refund and without receiving a grade of W
July 25 Last day to completely withdraw from the university with a final grade of W and 60% money back
Aug. 1 Last day to completely withdraw from the university with a final grade of W and 40% money back
Aug. 19 Last day to withdraw from a class with a final grade of W and 0% money back
Sept. 2 Re-petition deadline for Fall Semester 2022 (for students who had petitioned for Spring/Summer Semester 2022)
Sept. 5-9 NO CLASSES
Sept. 9 Last day to Petition to Graduate for Spring 2023 without a late fee
Sept. 23 Last day of classes
Sept. 27 Grades available on PAWS after 5:00pm
Dec. 5 Last day to successfully complete graduate-level defense and examination for Fall 2022 commencement
Dec. 17 Fall Commencement Exercises

Fall 2 (September – December)

Date Description
Sept. 6 Registration Begins for Fall-2 2022
Sept. 9 Last day to Petition to Graduate for Spring 2023 without a late fee
Sept. 26 Tuition and Fees due for Fall-2 2022
Oct. 3 CLASSES BEGIN (Monday)
Oct. 4 Deadline to appeal academic dismissal from Fall-1 2022
Oct. 10 Last day to register or add a class, or drop a class with full tuition refund and without receiving a grade of W
Oct. 17 Last day to completely withdraw from the university with a final grade of W and 60% money back
Oct. 24 Last day to completely withdraw from the university with a final grade of W and 40% money back
Nov. 11 Last day to withdraw from a class with a final grade of W and 0% money back
Nov. 21-25 No Classes – Thanksgiving Week 
Dec. 5 Last day to successfully complete graduate-level defense and examination for Fall 2021 commencement
Dec. 16 Last day of classes
Dec. 17 Fall Commencement Exercises
Dec. 20 Grades available on PAWS after 5:00pm