Academic Calendar

SUMMER 2022-2023 (8 weeks)

May 2

Registration for Summer/Fall. Make payment arrangements with Student First Stop Center at time of registration. 

May 6

Summer Graduation Applications

June 10

2021 Commencement

June 11

Check-Out Day for housing residents NOT returning summer term

June 13

Summer campus store charging begins

June 13-17

Term Break

June 15

Spring rental books due to campus store

June 15

Grade available via myLakerLink

June 18

Check-In Day for housing residents

June 20

Day and night classes begin

June 22

Last day to register without instructor consent

June 29

Last day of financial aid charging textbooks & course materials.

June 29

Last day for refunds and to withdraw without being assigned a "W" (For course length 5 weeks or longer)

July 1-4

CAMPUS CLOSED (Independence Day)

July 7

Financial Aid disbursement begins

July 22

Last day to change to audit

August 3

Last day to withdraw

August 5

Fall Graduation Applications Due

August 8-11

Finals Week 

August 8-11

Textbook buyback; buyback will be extended for classes that continue past August 14

August 13

Check-Out Day for housing residents

August 15-September 9

Term Break (Fall classes begin 9/12/2022)

August 24

Summer rental books due

August 24

Grades available via myLakerLink

Note: Academic calendar subject to change. Please check the Schedule of Classes each terms for registration information.
The campus will be closed on Fridays during the Summer beginning June 17 through August 26 (11 weeks).

FALL 2022-2023 (11 weeks)

May 2-September 21

Registration for Fall term. Make payment arrangements with Student First Stop Center at time of registration. 

August 29

Fall campus store charging begins

September 5

CAMPUS CLOSED (Labor Day)

September 6

All Campus In-service

September 8

Move-In Day for new housing residents; waitlist completed; see instructor

September 12

Day and night classes begin

September 14

Last day to register without instructor consent

September 21

Last day for financial aid charging textbooks & course materials. 

Last day for refunds and to withdraw without being assigned a "W" (For course length 5 weeks or longer)

Financial Aid students must complete all add/drops, including wait list classes, for correct check disbursement (funds disbursed based on today's enrollment status)

September 30

Financial Aid disbursement begins

October 3 - 7

Campus Store accepting faculty textbook and course material adoptions for winter term. 

October 21

Last day to change to audit

October 31

Registration begins for Winter term. Make payment arrangements with Student First Stop Center at time of registration. 

November 4

Winter graduation applications due

November 11

CAMPUS CLOSED (Veterans Day observed)

November 16

Last day to withdraw

November 21-23

3 Day Finals Week 

November 21-23 

Textbook buyback

November 24-25

CAMPUS CLOSED (Thanksgiving observed)

November 26

Last day to check out of student housing

November 28-January 2

Term Break (Winter classes begin Jan 4, 2023)

November 30

Fall rental books due to campus store

Grades available via myLakerLink

December 7

Winter campus store charging begins

December 22-January 2

CAMPUS CLOSED

Note: Academic calendar subject to change. Please check the Schedule of Classes each terms for registration information.

WINTER 2022-2023 (11 weeks)

October 31-January 11

Registration for Winter term. Make payment arrangements with Student First Stop Center at time of registration. 

December 5

Winter campus store charging begins

December 29

Waitlist completed; see instructor

January 1

Southwestern Foundation General Scholarship Applications available for 2023-2024

January 2

CAMPUS CLOSED (New Year's Day observed)

Move-In Day for housing residents

January 3

Campus Open - Faculty Prep Day

January 4

Day and night classes begin

Last day to register without instructor consent

January 11

Last day of financial aid charging textbooks & course materials

Last day for refunds and to withdraw without being assigned a "W" (For course length 5 weeks or longer)

Financial Aid students must complete all add/drops, including wait list classes, for correct check disbursement (funds disbursed based on today's enrollment status)

January 16

CAMPUS CLOSED (Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day)

January 20

Financial Aid disbursement begins

January 30-February 3

Campus Store accepting faculty textbook and course material adoptions for spring term. 

February 3

Spring graduation applications due

February 10

Last date to change to audit

February 20

CAMPUS CLOSED (Presidents Day)

February 27

Registration begins for Spring term

March 13-16

Finals Week 

March 13-17

Textbook buyback

March 18

Check-Out Day for housing residents NOT returning spring term

March 20

Spring campus store charging begins

March 20-24

Term Break (Spring classes begin March 27, 2023)

March 22

Winter rental books due to campus store

Grades available via myLakerLink

Note: Academic calendar subject to change. Please check the Schedule of Classes each terms for registration information.

SPRING 2022-2023 (11 weeks)

February 27-April 5

Registration for Spring term. Make payment arrangements with Student First Stop Center at time of registration. 

March 20

Spring campus store charging begins

March 23

Waitlist completed; see instructor

March 24

Faculty regalia order due to campus store

March 25

Move-In Day for housing residents

March 27

Day and night classes begin

March 29

Last day to register without instructor consent

April 3-7

Campus store accepting faculty textbook and course material adoptions for summer and fall

April 5

Last day of financial aid charging textbooks & course materials

Last day for refunds and to withdraw without being assigned a "W" (For course length 5 weeks or longer)

Financial Aid students must complete all add/drops, including wait list classes, for correct check disbursement (funds disbursed based on today's enrollment status)

April 14

Financial Aid disbursement begins

May 1

Registration begins for Summer and Fall term (2023-2024)

May 5

Last date to change to audit

Summer graduation applications due

May 29

CAMPUS CLOSED (Memorial Day)

May 31

Last day to withdraw

June 2

Student Awards Convocation

June 5-8

Finals Week 

June 5-9

Textbook buyback

June 8

Distinguished Alumni Celebration

June 9

Commencement

June 10

Check-Out Day for housing residents NOT returning summer term

June 12

Summer campus store charging begins

June 12-16

Term Break 

June 14

Spring rental books due to campus store

Grades available via myLakerLink

Note: Academic calendar subject to change. Please check the Schedule of Classes each terms for registration information.