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2012-2013 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Calendar



Fall 2012

August 27 – December 7, 2012

Financial Aid Application Priority Deadline Fall   February 1, 2102
Priority Advising/Registration for Fall continuing students   April 2-6, 2012
Faculty Available for Advising   Feb. 13-April 25, 2012
Early Registration for Fall Begins April 9, 2012
Last Day to Pay Fall Early Registration Fees (Students who have not paid will be dropped from their classes.)   August 1, 2012
Registration with payment due August 1-21, 2012
Late Registration with payment due   August 22, 23, 24, 2012
Last Day to Drop Fall Courses or Withdraw with 100 percent Refund August 24, 2012
Last Day to Drop Fall Flex 1 Courses or Withdraw with 100 percent Refund   August 24, 2012
Classes Begin (Saturday) August 25, 2012
Last Day to Drop Fall Flex 1 Courses or Withdraw with 75 percent Refund August 31, 2012
Classes Dismissed (includes Saturday and Sunday classes) September 1-3, 2012
Holiday – Labor Day – Offices Closed September 3, 2012
Last Day to Drop Fall Flex 1 Courses or Withdraw with 25 percent Refund   September 5, 2012
Last Day to Drop Fall Courses or Withdraw with 75 percent Refund September 7, 2012
Last Day to Drop Fall Courses or Withdraw with 25 percent Refund   September 18, 2012
Last Day to Withdraw from Fall Flex 1 Courses with a Grade of “W” September 27, 2012
Last Day of Classes for Flex 1   October 15-16, 2012
Fall Break 2011 (Classes Dismissed/Offices Open 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.) October 16, 2012
Last Day to Drop Fall Flex 2 Courses or Withdraw with 100 percent Refund October 16, 2012
Last Day of Classes for Flex 2 October 17, 2012
Last Day to Drop Fall Flex 2 Courses or Withdraw with 75 percent Refund October 23, 2012
Last Day to Drop Fall Flex 2 Courses or Withdraw with 25 percent Refund October 29, 2012
Last Day to Withdraw from Fall Courses with a Grade of “W” November 2, 2012
Last Day to Withdraw from Fall Flex 2 Courses with a Grade of “W”   November 19, 2012
Classes Dismissed November 21-25, 2012
Holiday – Thanksgiving (Offices Closed)   November 22-25, 2012  
Last Day of Classes for Fall and Flex 2 (Wednesday) December 6, 2012
Final Exams (Faculty are not available for advising during Final Exams.)   December 7-13, 2012
Previous Spring and Summer “I” Grades Change to “F”   December 17, 2012
Grades due in Records Office by 9 a.m.   December 17, 2012
Grades available to students December 19, 2012

 

Spring 2013

January 12 – April 25, 2013
Priority Advising/Registration for Spring continuing students Nov. 12-16, 2012
Faculty Available for Advising   Oct. 1-Dec. 6, 2012
Early Registration for Spring Begins   November 19, 2012
Last Day to Pay Spring Early Registration Fees (Students who have not paid will be dropped from their classes.) January 3, 2013
Registration with payment due   January 7-11, 2013
Late Registration with payment due   January 14, 15, 16, 2013
Last Day to Drop Spring Courses or Withdraw with 100 percent Refund January 16, 2013
Last Day to Drop Spring Flex 1 Courses or Withdraw with 100 percent Refund   January 16, 2013
Classes Begin for Spring and Flex 1 (Thursday) January 17, 2013
Holiday - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. (Offices Closed)   January 21, 2013
Last Day to Drop Spring Flex 1 Courses or Withdraw with 75 percent Refund January 23, 2013
Last Day to Drop Spring Flex 1 Courses or Withdraw with 25 percent Refund January 29, 2013
Last Day to Drop Spring Courses or Withdraw with 75 percent Refund January 30, 2013
Last Day to Drop Spring Courses or Withdraw with 25 percent Refund February 11, 2013
Last Day to Withdraw from Spring Flex 1 Courses with Grade of “W” February 20, 2013
Last Day of Classes for Flex 1 (Wednesday)   March 10, 2013
Offices Open (8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) March 11-15, 2013
Spring 2013 Break (Classes Dismissed)   March 11-17, 2013
Last Day to Drop Spring Flex 2 Courses or Withdraw with 100 percent Refund   March 17, 2013
Classes Begin for Flex 2 March 18, 2013
Last Day to Drop Spring Flex 2 Courses or Withdraw with 75 percent Refund   March 24, 2013
Last Day to Withdraw from Spring Courses with Grade of “W” March 29, 2013
Last Day to Drop Spring Flex 2 Courses or Withdraw with 25 percent Refund   March 30, 2013
Last Day to Withdraw from Spring Flex 2 Courses with Grade of “W” April 16, 2013
Last Day of Classes for Spring and Flex 2 (Wednesday)   May 1, 2013
Study Day May 2, 2013
Final Exams (Faculty are not available for advising during Final Exams.)   May 3-9, 2013
Graduation   May 4, 2013
Previous Fall “I” Grades Change to “F”   May 13, 2013
Grades due in Records Office by 9 a.m.   May 13, 2013
Grades available to students   May 15, 2013

Note: Students should use http://my.southwest.tn.edu for after hours and weekend registration/admissions activity.

Summer I – 2013

May 29 – June 29, 2013

Priority Advising/Registration for Summer continuing students April 1-5, 2013
Faculty Available for Advising   Feb. 11-May 1, 2013
Early Registration for Summer Begins (Students anticipating receiving financial aid should register for all summer classes during the first summer registration period) April 8, 2013
Last Day to Pay Summer I Early Registration Fees (Students who have not paid will be dropped from their classes). May 16, 2013
Registration with payment due   May 20-23, 2013
Late Registration with payment due   May 24-27, 2013
Last Day to Drop Summer I Courses or Withdraw with 100 percent Refund May 27, 2013
Holiday – Memorial Day (Offices Closed) May 27, 2013
Classes Begin (Tuesday)   May 28, 2013
Last Day to Drop Summer I or Withdraw with 75 percent Refund May 31, 2013
Last Day to Drop Summer I Courses or Withdraw with 25 percent Refund June 4, 2013
Last Day to Withdraw from Summer I Courses with a Grade of “W” June 14, 2013
Last Day of Classes and Final Exams (Friday) June 28, 2013
Grades due in Records Office by 9 a.m. July 1, 2013
Grades available to students   July 3, 2013

  

Summer II – 2013

July 5 – August 7, 2013

Priority Advising/Registration for Summer II continuing students April 1-5, 2013
Faculty Available for Advising   Feb. 11-May 1, 2013
Early Registration for Summer II Begins April 8, 2013
Last Day to Pay Summer II Early Registration Fees (Students who have not paid will be dropped from their classes.) May 16, 2013
Registration with payment due   May 20-July 3, 2013
Online Late Registration with payment due July 4-5, 2013
Holiday – Independence Day (Classes Dismissed/Offices Closed) July 4, 2013
Last Day to Drop Summer II Courses or Withdraw with 100 percent Refund July 5, 2013
Classes Begin (Saturday)   July 6, 2013
Last Day to Drop Summer II Courses or Withdraw with 75 percent Refund July 10, 2013
Last Day to Drop Summer II Courses or Withdraw with 25 percent Refund July 14, 2013
Last Day to Withdraw from Summer II Courses with a Grade of “W” July 29, 2013
Last Day of Classes and Final Exams (Thursday) August 8, 2013
Grades due in Records Office by 9 a.m. August 12, 2013
Grades available to students   August 14, 2013

 

Extended Summer 2013

May 29 August 7, 2013

Priority Advising/Registration for Extended Summer continuing students April 1-5, 2013
Faculty Available for Advising   Feb. 11-May 1, 2013
Early Registration for Extended Summer Begins April 8, 2013
Last Day to Pay Extended Summer Early Registration Fees (Students who have not paid will be dropped from their classes.) May 16, 2013
Registration with payment due   May 20-23, 2013
Online Late Registration with payment due   May 24-27, 2013
Last Day to Drop Extended Summer Courses or Withdraw with 100 percent Refund May 27, 2013
Holiday – Memorial Day (Offices closed) May 27, 2013
Classes Begin (Tuesday)   May 28, 2013
Last Day to Drop Extended Summer Courses or Withdraw with 75 percent Refund June 10, 2013
Last Day to Drop Extended Summer Courses or Withdraw with 25 percent Refund June 14, 2013
Holiday – Independence Day (Classes Dismissed/Offices Closed) July 4, 2013
Last Day to Withdraw from Extended Summer Courses with a Grade of “W” July 12, 2013
Last Day of Classes and Final Exams (Thursday) August 8, 2013
Grades Due in Records Office by 9 a.m. August 12, 2013
Grades available to students   August 14, 2013

Note: Students should use http://my.southwest.tn.edu for after hours and weekend registration/admissions activity.