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Spring 2014 Calendar

Spring Term 8 Week I (MS1) 8 Week II (MS2)
New Student Orientation – Required January 9, 1:00-4:30p
Classes Begin January 16 January 16 March 11
Campus Restriction (Students can only register at their primary campus.) Nov 7 – Jan 1
Campus Restriction Lifted (Students can register for courses not offered at their primary campus.) Jan 2 – Jan 28
Late Registration. A late fee of $25 will be assessed. January 16 January 16 March 11
Martin Luther King Holiday (campus closed) January 20 January 20
Degree Application Deadline January 24 January 24
Last Day to Add a Course January 28 January 22  March 14
Last Day to Drop a Course without a “W” (Census Date). * If a course is dropped before the Census Date, the course will be removed from the class schedule. Students may drop themselves from courses through Census Date. After that, students must meet with an Academic Advisor.  January 31  January 27  March 20
Late Degree Application Deadline March 3  March 3 March 3
Mid-Semester Advising March 4
Last Day to Drop a Course with a “W.” * A grade of “W” is assigned to all courses for which a student officially withdraws after the census date.  March 11  February 12  April 11
Spring Break (NMSU Las Cruces break is March 24-28) April 14-19 April 14-19 April 14-19
Last Day to Withdraw from the University. Students who do not officially withdraw from a course or from the University and fail to attend classes may receive failing grades and will be liable for all tuition and fees. Students may be required to repay a portion or all financial aid received.  April 17  February 27  April 29
Spring Holiday (campus closed)  April 18 April 18  April 18
Final Exam Week  May 5-9
Last Day of Classes  May 9 March 10 May 9
Commencement  May 9, 6pm May 9, 6pm May 9, 6pm

Summer 2014 Calendar

10 Week (SU3) 8 Week (SU3) 5 Week I (SU1) 5 Week II (SU2)
New Student Orientation – Required
Classes Begin  May 22 May 22 May 22 June 27
Campus Restriction (Students can only register at their primary campus.)  Apr 10 – May 7
Campus Restriction Lifted (Students can register for courses not offered at their primary campus.)  May 8-28
Late Registration. A late fee of $25 will be assessed.  May 22-29 May 23-28 May 22-27 Jun 27 – Jul 1
Memorial Day Holiday  May 26 May 26 May 26
Last Day to Add a Course  May 29 May 28 May 27 Jul 1
Last Day to Drop a Course without a “W” (Census Date). * If a course is dropped before the Census Date, the course will be removed from the class schedule. Students may drop themselves from courses through Census Date. After that, students must meet with an Academic Advisor.  Jun 5 June 3 May 29 Jul 3
Last Day to Drop a Course with a “W.” * A grade of “W” is assigned to all courses for which a student officially withdraws after the census date. Jun 26 June 19 June 10 Jul 16
Independence Day Holiday Jul 4 Jul 4  Jul 4 Jul 4
Degree Application Deadline  Jul 7 Jul 7 Jul 7 Jul 7
Last Day to Withdraw from the University. Students who do not officially withdraw from a course or from the University and fail to attend classes may receive failing grades and will be liable for all tuition and fees. Students may be required to repay a portion or all financial aid received.  Jul 18 Jul 8 Jun 19 Jul 25
Last Day of Classes Aug 1 Jul 18 Jun 26 Aug 1

Fall 2014 Calendar

8 Week (SU3) 5 Week I (SU1) 5 Week II (SU2)
New Student Orientation – Required
Classes Begin Aug 21 Aug 21  Oct 15
Campus Restriction (Students can only register at their primary campus.) Apr 10 – Aug 6
Campus Restriction Lifted (Students can register for courses not offered at their primary campus.)  Aug 7-22
Late Registration. A late fee of $25 will be assessed.  Aug 21-22  Aug 21-22  Oct 15-20
Degree Application Deadline  Aug 29  Aug 29  Aug 29
Last Day to Add a Course  Aug 22  Aug 22  Oct 20
Last Day to Drop a Course without a “W” (Census Date). * If a course is dropped before the Census Date, the course will be removed from the class schedule. Students may drop themselves from courses through Census Date. After that, students must meet with an Academic Advisor.  Sep 5  Sep 2  Oct 24
 Labor Day Holiday  Sep 1  Sep 1
 Mid Semester Advising  Oct 8  Oct 8
 Late Degree Application Deadline  Oct 1  Oct 1  Oct 1
Last Day to Drop a Course with a “W.” * A grade of “W” is assigned to all courses for which a student officially withdraws after the census date.  Oct 21  Sep 19  Nov 10
Last Day to Withdraw from the University. Students who do not officially withdraw from a course or from the University and fail to attend classes may receive failing grades and will be liable for all tuition and fees. Students may be required to repay a portion or all financial aid received.  Nov 14  Oct 2  Dec 2
Fall Break, Thanksgiving Holiday for Students  Nov 24-28  Nov 24-28  Nov 24-28
Thanksgiving Holiday (office closed)  Nov 27-28  Nov 27-28  Nov 27-28
Final Exam Week  Dec 8-12
Last Day of Classes  Dec 12  Oct 14 Dec 12