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Fall 2015

Event Session
1

8/24/15
to
12/17/15
Early registration begins (by appointment) 4/8/15
Open registration begins (no appointment required) 6/30/15
First-year student orientation 8/20/15 to 8/21/15
Classes begin 8/24/15
Deadline for official transcripts from other institutions to arrive at the Office of the Registrar to be processed in time for August 31st through November 30th graduation one week prior to diploma date
August 31st through November 30th diploma date the last business day of the month
Law School: August 31st through November 30th Trustees' List due at noon the last business day of the month
August 31st through November 30th diplomas available for pick-up at Marquette Central or mailing from the Office of the Registrar approximately 4-6 weeks after diploma date
Registration ends at midnight 9/1/15
Last day to drop a class without a grade of W 9/1/15
Deadline to change from credit to audit 9/1/15
Deadline to adjust credits for variable credit courses 9/1/15
Labor Day holiday; classes excused 9/7/15
Deadline for students completing degree requirements in fall 2015 and who did not participate in the Spring 2015 Commencement to apply in CheckMarq for graduation 10/1/15
Graduation applications available for eligible students to apply for spring, summer and fall 2016 graduation 10/12/15
Deadline to withdraw with a grade of W 10/12/15
Deadline for instructors to submit textbook information to BookMarq for spring term 2016 10/19/15
Early registration for spring term 2016 begins (by appointment) 11/18/15
Thanksgiving holiday; classes excused 11/25/15 to 11/29/15
Classes end 12/3/15
Study day 12/4/15
Final examinations 12/7/15 to 12/17/15
Hooding Ceremony 12/20/15
Deadline for official transcripts from other institutions to arrive at the Office of the Registrar to be processed in time for final fall term graduation 1/4/16
Final fall term diploma date 1/8/16
Law School: final fall term Trustees' List due at noon 1/8/16
Final fall term diplomas available for pickup at Marquette Central or mailing from the Office of the Registrar approximately 4-6 weeks after diploma date
Transcripts available from the Office of the Registrar with final fall term degree information 1/29/16

Spring 2016

Event Session
1

1/19/16
to
5/12/16
Early registration begins (by appointment) 11/18/15
Open registration begins (no appointment required) 11/21/15
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day; classes excused 1/18/16
Classes begin 1/19/16
Deadline for official transcripts from other institutions to arrive at the Office of the Registrar to be processed in time for January 29th through April 29th graduation one week prior to diploma date
January 29th through April 29th diploma date the last business day of the month
Law School: January 29th through April 29th Trustees' List due at noon the last business day of the month
January 29th through April 29th diplomas available for pick-up at Marquette Central or mailing from the Office of the Registrar approximately 4-6 weeks after diploma date
Registration ends at midnight 1/27/16
Last day to drop a class without a grade of W 1/27/16
Deadline to change from credit to audit 1/27/16
Deadline to adjust credits for variable credit courses 1/27/16
Deadline for students completing degree requirements in spring 2016 to apply in CheckMarq for graduation 2/1/16
Deadline for students completing degree requirements in summer 2016 and fall 2016 and wish to participate in the Spring 2016 Commencement to apply in CheckMarq for graduation 2/1/16
Deadline to withdraw with a grade of W 3/8/16
Deadline for instructors to submit textbok information to BookMarq for summer term 2016 3/14/16
Spring and Easter holiday break; classes excused 3/18/16 through 3/27/16
Registration for summer term 2016 begins 4/4/16
Early registration for fall term 2016 begins (by appointment) 4/13/16
Classes end 4/28/16
Study day 4/29/16
Final examinations 5/2/16 to 5/12/16
Deadline for official transcripts from other institutions to arrive at the Office of the Registrar to be processed in time for final spring term graduation 5/13/16
Law School: final spring term Trustees' List due at noon 5/20/16
Hooding Ceremony 5/21/16
Commencement 5/22/16
Final spring term diploma date 5/22/16
Final spring term diplomas available for pickup at Marquette Central or mailing from the Office of the Registrar 5/25/16
Transcripts available from the Office of the Registrar with final spring term degree information 6/17/16

Summer 2016

Event Session
1

5/23/16
to
7/2/16
Session
2

7/5/16
to
8/6/16
Session
3

5/23/16
to
8/6/16
First date financial aid applications for the summer term are available from the Office of Student Financial Aid 3/1/16
Registration for the summer term 2016 begins 4/4/16
Classes begin 5/23/16 7/5/16 5/23/16
Deadline for official transcripts from other institutions to arrive at the Office of the Registrar to be processed in time for May 27th through August 19th graduation one week prior to diploma date
May 27th through August 19th diploma date every Friday
(if the University is closed on Friday, degrees will be conferred on the last business day of the week)
Law School: May 27th through August 19th Trustees' List due at noon every Friday
(if the University is closed on Friday, Trustees' Lists are due at noon the last business day of the week)
May 27th through August 19th diplomas available for pick-up at Marquette Central or mailing from the Office of the Registrar approximately 4-6 weeks after diploma date
Memorial Day observed; classes excused 5/30/16
Registration ends at midnight 5/25/16 7/7/16 5/31/16
Last day to drop a class without a grade of W 5/25/16 7/7/16 5/31/16
Deadline to change from credit to audit 5/25/16 7/7/16 5/31/16
Deadline to adjust credits for variable credit courses 5/25/16 7/7/16 5/31/16
Deadline to withdraw with a grade of W 6/27/16 7/29/16 7/15/16
Classes end for the session 7/2/16 8/6/16 8/6/16
Independence Day holiday; classes excused 7/4/16
Deadline for students completing degree requirements in summer 2016 and not participating in the Spring 2016 Commencement to apply in CheckMarq for graduation 8/1/16
New Faculty Orientation 8/15/16 to 8/19/16
Deadline for official transcripts from other institutions to arrive at the Office of the Registrar to be processed in time for final summer term graduation 8/19/16
Final summer term diploma date 8/26/16
Law School: final summer term Trustees' List due at noon 8/26/16
Final summer term diplomas available for pick-up at Marquette Central or mailing from the Office of the Registrar approximately 4-6 weeks after diploma date
Transcripts available from the Office of the Registrar with final summer term degree information 9/9/16

For faculty: The dates of the 2015-2016 academic year for faculty are August 24, 2015 through May 22, 2016.