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Academic Calendar

The annual calendar at TCU includes several semesters and is subject to change and correction.

2016 Fall 2017 Spring 2016 Summer

Regular

Aug 21, Sun

End of Pre-Registration

Aug 22, Mon

First day of classes for this session

Aug 26, Fri

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Aug 26, Fri

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Sep 02, Fri

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Sep 05, Mon

Labor Day

Sep 12, Mon

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Sep 13, Tue

Fall Convocation 11:00 am Ed Landreth

Sep 16, Fri

Homecoming / Family Weekend

Sep 17, Sat

Homecoming / Family Weekend

Sep 19, Mon

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

Oct 07, Fri

Semester break recess 10:pm

Oct 12, Wed

Unsatisfactory grades due to Registrar - 9:00am

Oct 12, Wed

Classes resume 8:00 am

Oct 20, Thu

Last day to remove "I" grade from prior long semester

Oct 24, Mon

Schedule advising begins for upcoming semester(s)

Nov 04, Fri

Last day to drop for this session

Nov 04, Fri

First day of SCHEDULED enrollment appointments

Nov 07, Mon

Last day to select P/NC for this session

Nov 22, Tue

Thanksgiving Holiday Classes recess at 10:00pm

Nov 24, Thu

Thanksgiving Day

Nov 25, Fri

University Closing

Nov 28, Mon

Classes resume 8:00 am

Dec 07, Wed

Last day of class for this session

Dec 08, Thu

Study day

Dec 09, Fri

Study day

Dec 12, Mon

Final exams begin. See final exam schedule

Dec 13, Tue

Final exam day

Dec 14, Wed

Final exam day

Dec 14, Wed

Graduating student grades due 5pm

Dec 15, Thu

Final exam day

Dec 16, Fri

Last day of class for this session

Dec 16, Fri

Final exam day

Dec 16, Fri

Grades due within 48 hours of end of session.

Dec 16, Fri

End of session.

Dec 17, Sat

Baccalaureate and commencement

3W1

Aug 22, Mon

First day of classes for this session

Aug 23, Tue

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Aug 23, Tue

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Aug 24, Wed

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Aug 25, Thu

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Aug 26, Fri

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

Sep 05, Mon

Labor Day

Sep 05, Mon

Last day to drop for this session

Sep 06, Tue

Last day to select P/NC for this session

Sep 09, Fri

Last day of class for this session

Sep 09, Fri

Grades due within 48 hours of end of session.

Sep 09, Fri

End of session.

4W1

Aug 22, Mon

First day of classes for this session

Aug 23, Tue

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Aug 23, Tue

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Aug 24, Wed

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Aug 25, Thu

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Aug 26, Fri

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

Sep 05, Mon

Labor Day

5W1

Aug 22, Mon

First day of classes for this session

Aug 23, Tue

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Aug 23, Tue

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Aug 24, Wed

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Aug 25, Thu

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Aug 26, Fri

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

Sep 05, Mon

Labor Day

Sep 07, Wed

Last day to drop for this session

Sep 08, Thu

Last day to select P/NC for this session

Sep 23, Fri

Last day of class for this session

Sep 23, Fri

Grades due within 48 hours of end of session.

Sep 23, Fri

End of session.

EM1

Aug 22, Mon

First day of classes for this session

Aug 23, Tue

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Aug 23, Tue

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Aug 24, Wed

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Aug 25, Thu

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Aug 26, Fri

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

Sep 05, Mon

Labor Day

7W1

Aug 22, Mon

First day of classes for this session

Aug 26, Fri

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Aug 26, Fri

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Aug 27, Sat

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Aug 28, Sun

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Aug 29, Mon

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

Sep 05, Mon

Labor Day

Sep 23, Fri

Last day to drop for this session

Sep 24, Sat

Last day to select P/NC for this session

8W1

Aug 22, Mon

First day of classes for this session

Aug 26, Fri

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Aug 26, Fri

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Aug 29, Mon

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Aug 30, Tue

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Aug 31, Wed

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

Sep 05, Mon

Labor Day

Sep 28, Wed

Last day to drop for this session

Sep 29, Thu

Last day to select P/NC for this session

Oct 14, Fri

Last day of class for this session

Oct 14, Fri

Grades due within 48 hours of end of session.

Oct 14, Fri

End of session.

10A

Aug 22, Mon

First day of classes for this session

Aug 26, Fri

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Aug 26, Fri

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Aug 29, Mon

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Aug 30, Tue

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Aug 31, Wed

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

Sep 05, Mon

Labor Day

Oct 07, Fri

Last day to drop for this session

Oct 08, Sat

Last day to select P/NC for this session

Oct 28, Fri

Last day of class for this session

Oct 28, Fri

Grades due within 48 hours of end of session.

Oct 28, Fri

End of session.

6W1

Sep 12, Mon

First day of classes for this session

Sep 13, Tue

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Sep 13, Tue

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Sep 14, Wed

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Sep 15, Thu

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Sep 16, Fri

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

Oct 10, Mon

Last day to drop for this session

Oct 11, Tue

Last day to select P/NC for this session

MB2

Sep 16, Fri

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Sep 16, Fri

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Sep 19, Mon

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Sep 20, Tue

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Sep 21, Wed

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

Oct 14, Fri

Last day to drop for this session

Oct 15, Sat

Last day to select P/NC for this session

4E1

Sep 18, Sun

End of Pre-Registration

Sep 18, Sun

First day of classes for this session

Sep 19, Mon

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Sep 19, Mon

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Sep 20, Tue

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Sep 21, Wed

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Sep 22, Thu

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

Oct 06, Thu

Last day to drop for this session

Oct 07, Fri

Last day to select P/NC for this session

3W2

Sep 19, Mon

First day of classes for this session

Sep 20, Tue

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Sep 20, Tue

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Sep 21, Wed

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Sep 22, Thu

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Sep 23, Fri

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

Sep 30, Fri

Last day to drop for this session

Oct 01, Sat

Last day to select P/NC for this session

10B

Sep 26, Mon

First day of classes for this session

Sep 30, Fri

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Sep 30, Fri

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Oct 03, Mon

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Oct 04, Tue

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Oct 05, Wed

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

Nov 11, Fri

Last day to drop for this session

Nov 12, Sat

Last day to select P/NC for this session

Nov 24, Thu

Thanksgiving Day

Nov 25, Fri

University Closing

Dec 16, Fri

Last day of class for this session

Dec 16, Fri

Grades due within 48 hours of end of session.

Dec 16, Fri

End of session.

EM2

Oct 10, Mon

First day of classes for this session

Oct 10, Mon

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Oct 11, Tue

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Oct 12, Wed

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Oct 13, Thu

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Oct 14, Fri

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

7W2

Oct 17, Mon

First day of classes for this session

Oct 18, Tue

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Oct 18, Tue

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Oct 19, Wed

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Oct 20, Thu

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Oct 21, Fri

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

Nov 18, Fri

Last day to drop for this session

Nov 19, Sat

Last day to select P/NC for this session

Nov 24, Thu

Thanksgiving Day

Nov 25, Fri

University Closing

8W2

Oct 17, Mon

First day of classes for this session

Oct 18, Tue

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Oct 18, Tue

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Oct 19, Wed

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Oct 20, Thu

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Oct 21, Fri

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Oct 21, Fri

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

Oct 24, Mon

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Oct 25, Tue

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Nov 23, Wed

Last day to drop for this session

Nov 24, Thu

Thanksgiving Day

Nov 24, Thu

Last day to select P/NC for this session

Nov 25, Fri

University Closing

Dec 16, Fri

Last day of class for this session

Dec 16, Fri

Grades due within 48 hours of end of session.

Dec 16, Fri

End of session.

5W3

Oct 24, Mon

First day of classes for this session

Oct 25, Tue

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Oct 25, Tue

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Oct 26, Wed

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Oct 27, Thu

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Oct 28, Fri

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

Nov 24, Thu

Thanksgiving Day

Nov 25, Fri

University Closing

6W2

Oct 24, Mon

First day of classes for this session

Oct 25, Tue

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Oct 25, Tue

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Oct 26, Wed

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Oct 27, Thu

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Oct 28, Fri

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

Nov 21, Mon

Last day to drop for this session

Nov 22, Tue

Last day to select P/NC for this session

Nov 24, Thu

Thanksgiving Day

Nov 25, Fri

University Closing

3W3

Oct 31, Mon

First day of classes for this session

Nov 01, Tue

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Nov 01, Tue

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Nov 02, Wed

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Nov 03, Thu

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Nov 04, Fri

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

Nov 11, Fri

Last day to drop for this session

Nov 12, Sat

Last day to select P/NC for this session

7W3

Oct 31, Mon

First day of classes for this session

Nov 04, Fri

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Nov 04, Fri

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Nov 05, Sat

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Nov 06, Sun

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Nov 07, Mon

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

Nov 24, Thu

Thanksgiving Day

Nov 25, Fri

University Closing

Dec 02, Fri

Last day to drop for this session

Dec 03, Sat

Last day to select P/NC for this session

4E2

Nov 25, Fri

University Closing

Nov 25, Fri

First day of classes for this session

Nov 26, Sat

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Nov 28, Mon

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Nov 29, Tue

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Nov 30, Wed

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Dec 01, Thu

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

Dec 09, Fri

Last day to drop for this session

Dec 10, Sat

Last day to select P/NC for this session

3WK

Nov 28, Mon

First day of classes for this session

Nov 29, Tue

Last day for enrollment or changing classes

Nov 29, Tue

Last day to withdraw at 100% tuition refund

Nov 30, Wed

Last day to withdraw at 75% tuition refund

Dec 01, Thu

Last day to withdraw at 50% tuition refund

Dec 02, Fri

Last day to withdraw at 25% tuition refund (no refunds after this date)

Dec 09, Fri

Last day to drop for this session

Dec 10, Sat

Last day to select P/NC for this session