Fall 2012 Academic Calendar

Fall 2012 (Revised November 1)

AUG 22 Orientation check-in for new undergraduate admits with fewer than 30 credits
(9am - 4pm)
AUG 25 Residence halls open for check-in for new undergraduate admits with 30+ credits, transfers, readmits and returning students
(9am - 5pm)
AUG 26 Residence halls open for check-in for returning students
(11am - 4pm)
AUG 27 Classes begin
Late registration online
Drop/add period begins online
SEP 03 Last day to drop or add a course online (by 11:59pm)
SEP 03 Holiday -- NO CLASSES and University offices are CLOSED
SEP 04 W grade period begins

SEP 04 Last day to submit a request to take a course on a pass/fail or audit basis (requests must be in the Registrar's Office by 4:30pm) 
SEP 20 Application deadline for Fall degree (applications must be filed in the Registrar's Office by 4:30pm)
Applications for the master's degree (graduation) must be filed in the Graduate & Professional Studies Office
SEP 24 Winter web schedule & other registration information available online
OCT 05 Fall recess begins after last class
OCT 10

Fall recess ends at 7am
Spring 2013 web schedule & other registration information available online
Registration for Winter 2013 begins at noon

OCT 12-13 Homecoming
NOV 02 Deadline for making up a Summer & Spring 2012 incomplete grade for an undergraduate course
NOV 02 06
Last day to withdraw from a course and receive a W grade (signed withdrawal card must be in the Registrar's Office by 4:30pm)
NOV 02 - 03 Family Symposium
NOV 06 Graduate degree-seeking registration for Spring 2013 term
NOV 07 Graduate non-degree seeking registration for Spring 2013 term
NOV  08-16 Spring 2013 undergraduate registration (degree audit access limited during this time)
NOV 20 Thanksgiving recess begins after last class
NOV 26 Thanksgiving recess ends at 7am
DEC 03 10
Summer class schedules are available to view on web
DEC 10 Last day to change a pass/fail grade to a regular grade
DEC 10 Last day for graduate students to make up a Spring or Summer 2012 incomplete grade for a graduate course
DEC 10 Deadline for submitting graduate theses and grades for research reports to the Graduate & Professional Studies Office
DEC 12 MAX academic transcript & DARS will not be available to students beginning at 6am
DEC 11-15 Evaluation period -- Special class schedule
Classes will meet during this period for regular instruction or for examinations
DEC 16 Fall 2012 term ends
DEC 16 Baccalaureate Commencement begins at 2pm
WED DEC 19 Deadline (12MN) for faculty to submit final grades for Fall 2012
DEC 21 Fall 2012 grades are available to students via MAX after 4:30pm
NOTE: Academic dismissal notices will be sent to students' millersville.edu email and home address on or before JAN 2