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University of North Carolina at Asheville    
 
    
 
  Oct 19, 2017
 
2017-2018 Catalog

2017-2018 Academic Calendar


 

Fall Semester 2017

       
August 17 Thursday Semester opens
  21 Monday Classes begin **Eclipse Day Revised Schedule**
More information: 2017 Total Solar Eclipse
  23 Wednesday Last day to register/drop/add Term I class
  25 Friday Last day to register/drop/add full semester class if assistance needed in OneStop
      First day to change course status to Audit
  27 Sunday Last day to register/drop/add full semester class online
  28 Monday Late-add with instructor permission begins
      Withdrawal period with W grade begins
       
September 1 Friday Last day to late-add with instructor permission
      Deadline to apply for December 2017 graduation
          (There is a $100 late fee if application isn’t submitted by the deadline)
  4 Monday Labor Day holiday — no classes
  12 Tuesday Last day to withdraw from Term I class
      Last day to change Term I class to audit
       
October 6 Friday Term I classes end
  9 Monday Fall Break begins
  11 Wednesday Classes resume
      Term II classes begin; Term I grades due
  13 Friday Last day to register/drop/add Term II class
  16 Monday Advising begins for Spring registration
  17 Tuesday Last day to withdraw from full semester class
      Last day to change full semester class to audit
       
November 1 Wednesday Last day to withdraw from Term II class
      Last day to change Term II class to audit
  6 Monday Early registration begins for Spring
      Incomplete grades due from faculty for Spring and Summer classes
  22 Wednesday Thanksgiving holiday begins
  27 Monday Classes resume
       
December 1 Friday Deadline to apply for May 2018 graduation
           (There is a $100 late fee if application isn’t submitted by the deadline)
  4 Monday Classes end
      Deadline for students to request an Incomplete grade from an instructor for a Fall class
  5 Tuesday Undergraduate Research Symposium - no regularly scheduled classes
  6 Wednesday Reading Day
      Competencies due for December graduates
  7 Thursday Finals begin
  13 Wednesday Finals end
  14 Thursday Final grades for graduating seniors due by 10 a.m.
  15 Friday Final grades for non-graduating students due by noon
      Commencement at 4 p.m.
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Spring Semester 2018

       
January 11 Thursday Semester opens
  15 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. Day—no classes
  16 Tuesday Classes begin
      Late registration
  18 Thursday Last day to register/drop/add Term I class
  22 Monday Last day to register/drop/add full semester class
      First day to change course status to Audit
  23 Tuesday Late-add with instructor permission begins
      Withdrawal period with W grade begins
  29 Monday Last day to late-add with instructor permission
       
February 6 Tuesday Last day to withdraw from Term I class
      Last day to change Term I class to audit
       
March 9 Friday Term I classes end
  12 Monday Spring Break begins
  13 Tuesday Last day to withdraw from full semester class
      Last day to change full semester class to audit
  19 Monday Classes resume
      Term II classes begin; Term I grades due
      Advising begins for Summer and Fall registration
  21 Wednesday Last day to register/drop/add Term II class
       
April 2 Monday Early registration begins for Summer and Fall 
  3 Tuesday Incomplete grades due from faculty for Fall classes
  9 Monday Last day to withdraw from Term II class
      Last day to change Term II class to audit
  24 Tuesday Undergraduate Research Symposium Day—no classes
       
May 1 Tuesday Classes end
      Deadline for students to request an Incomplete grade from an instructor for a Spring class 
  2 Wednesday Reading Day 
      Competencies due for May graduates
  3 Thursday Finals begin
  9 Wednesday Finals end
  10 Thursday Final grades for graduating seniors due by 10 a.m.
  11 Friday Final grades for non-graduating students due by noon
  12 Saturday Commencement
       

Summer 2018

The academic calendar for Summer 2018 is available  at http://registrar.unca.edu/calendars-and-schedules.

Term I (4 weeks) June 5 through July 3
Term II (4 weeks) July 5 through August 2
Term III (6 weeks) June 5 through Juky 17
Term IV (8weeks) June 5 through August 2