Spring 2016

The academic calendar is divided into fall and spring semesters of approximately 15 weeks each and summer and winter sessions of varying length. The last week of the fall and spring semesters is set aside for final examinations.

The holidays and vacations observed by the university are noted below. Spring break is the week following the spring semester midterm.

January

  • 11 Spring 2016 Bills Due
  • 17 Residence Halls Reopen
  • 19 Classes Begin
  • 21 Winter Session Final Grades Due 8:00 AM
  • 21 Winter Session Final Grades Viewable 4:00 PM
  • 22 Last Day to Drop No Grade - Quarter 3
  • 22 Last Day to Add - Quarter 3
  • 23 Withdraw (W) - Quarter 3 Grade Begins
  • 26 Last Day to Drop No Grade (Semester)
  • 26 Last Day to Add (Semester)
  • 27 Semester Withdrawal (W) Grade Begins
  • 29 Priority deadline for Undergraduate "Intent to Graduate" Spring 2016 (May) Graduation

February

  • 14 FAFSA Deadline for New Incoming Freshman
  • 15 Priority deadline for Graduate College "Intent to Graduate" Spring 2016 (May) Graduation
  • 19 Last Day to Withdraw (W) - Quarter 3

March

  •   1 Fall 2016 Schedule Available for Preview
  •   7 - 11 Spring Break
  • 14 Classes Resume
  • 14 FAFSA Deadline for Transfer Students
  • 16 Midterm Grade Link Opens for Faculty
  • 16 Quarter 3 Ends
  • 17 Quarter 4 Begins
  • 21 Last Day to Drop No Grade - Quarter 4
  • 21 Last Day to Add - Quarter 4
  • 22 Last Day to Withdraw (W) - Quarter 4 Grade Begins
  • 24 Mid-Term Grades Due 8:00 AM

April

  •   5 Fall 2016 Registration Begins
  •   6 Last Day to Withdraw (Semester)
  • 15 Last Day to Withdrawal - Quarter 4
  • 28 Final Grade Link Opens for Faculty

May

  •   1 FAFSA Deadline for Continuing Students
  •   2 Quarter 4 Ends
  •   3 Finals week Schedule Begins
  •   6 Graduate Commencement
  •   6 Residence Halls Close
  •   7 Priority Deadline for Graduate College "Intent to Graduate" August 2016 Conferral
  •   7 Spring Semester Ends
  •   7 Undergraduate Commencement
  • 13 Faculty deadline for submitting grades to registrar's office 11:00 AM

* Please note there is a separate Spring 2016 Extended Learning Calendar.

** All calendar dates are subject to change.

Please contact the Provost's Office at (570) 422-3539 with any questions about academics at ESU.

Contact Information

Campus Address
Zimbar-Liljenstein Hall
Phone:
(570) 422-2800 (800) 378-6732 (Toll-free)
Fax:
(570) 422-2850 (Fax)
Title of Department Leader
Interim Registrar
Name
Geryl Kinsel
Phone:
(570) 422-2811
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