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Fall 2016

Event Session
1

08/22/16
through
12/15/16
Early registration begins: fall term 2016; by appointment 04/13/16
Open registration begins: fall term 2016; no appointment required 06/27/16
New Faculty Orientation 08/15/16 through 08/19/16
Orientation: for first-year student 08/18/16 through 08/19/16
Classes begin 08/22/16
Official transcript deadline: external transcripts must arrive in the Office of the Registrar for August 31 through November 30 graduation one week prior to diploma date
Diploma date: August 31 through November 30 the last business day of the month
Trustees' List: August 31 through November 30 the last business day of the month @ noon
Diplomas available: pick-up at Marquette Central or mailed from the Office of the Registrar for August 31 through November 30 graduation approximately 4-6 weeks after diploma date
Add/swap a class deadline: last day to register for classes 08/30/16 @ 11:59 pm
Drop a class deadline: last day to delete a class from students' schedule 08/30/16 @ 11:59 pm
Audit deadline: last day to change from credit to audit, or audit to credit 08/30/16
Credit change deadline: last day to adjust credits in a variable credit class 08/30/16
Withdrawal from classes begins: W grade assigned 08/31/16
Labor Day holiday: classes excused 09/05/16
Graduation application deadline: last day to apply to graduate in fall 2016 if did not participate in the Spring 2016 Commencement 10/03/16
Graduation application available: spring, summer and fall 2017 graduation 10/10/16
Faculty textbook submission deadline: provide spring 2017 textbook information to BookMarq 10/17/16
Early registration begins: spring term 2017; by appointment 11/16/16
Thanksgiving holiday: classes excused 11/23/16 through 11/27/16
Classes end 12/01/16
Study day 12/02/16
Final exams 12/05/16 through 12/15/16
Hooding Ceremony 12/18/16
Official transcript deadline: last day external transcripts must arrive in the Office of the Registrar for final fall graduation 01/03/17
Final diploma date: fall 2016 01/09/17
Trustees' List: last day for submission to the Office of the Registrar 01/09/17
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noon
Diplomas available: pick-up in Marquette Central or mailed from the Office of the Registrar for final fall graduation date approximately 4-6 weeks after diploma date
Transcripts available: final fall 2016 degree information included 01/27/17

Spring 2017

Event Session
1

01/17/17
through
05/11/17
Early registration begins: spring term 2017; by appointment 11/16/16
Open registration begins: spring term 2017; no appointment required 11/19/16
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 01/16/17
Classes begin 01/17/17
Official transcript deadline: external transcripts must arrive in the Office of the Registrar for January 31 through April 28 graduation one week prior to diploma date
Diploma date: January 31 through April 28 the last business day of the month
Trustees' List: January 31 through April 28 the last business day of the month @ noon
Diplomas available: pick-up at Marquette Central or mailed from the Office of the Registrar for January 31 through April 28 graduation approximately 4-6 weeks after diploma date
Add/swap a class deadline: last day to register for classes 01/25/17 @ 11:59 pm
Drop a class deadline: last day to delete a class from a student's schedule 01/25/17 @ 11:59 pm
Audit deadline: last day to change from credit to audit or audit to credit 01/25/17
Credit change deadline: last day to adjust credits in a variable credit class 01/25/17
Withdrawal from classes begins: W grade assigned 01/26/17
Graduation application deadline: last day to apply to graduate in spring 2017 02/01/17
Graduation application deadline: last day to apply to graduate in summer or fall 2017 if participating in Spring 2017 Commencement 02/01/17
Faculty textbook submission deadline: provide summer 2017 textbook information to BookMarq 03/02/17
Last day to drop a class with a grade of W 03/07/17
Spring break: classes excused 03/12/17 through 03/19/17
Open registration begins: summer term 2017; no appointment required 03/23/17
Early registration begins: fall term 2017; by appointment 04/05/17
Easter holiday: classes excused 04/14/17 through 04/16/17
Classes end 04/27/17
Study day 04/28/17
Final examinations 05/01/17 through 05/11/17
Official transcript deadline: last day external transcripts must arrive in the Office of the Registrar for final spring graduation 05/12/17
Law School Trustees' List: last day for submission to the Office of the Registrar 05/19/17
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noon
Hooding Ceremony 05/20/17
Commencement 05/21/17
Final diploma date: spring 2017 05/19/17
Diplomas available: pick-up at Marquette Central or mailedfrom the Office of the Registrar for final spring graduation date 05/24/17
Transcripts available: final spring 2017 degree information included 06/16/17

Summer 2017

Event Session
1

05/22/17
through
07/01/17
Session
2

07/03/17
through
08/05/17
Session
3

05/22/17
through
08/05/17
Financial Aid Applications: first date summer financial aid applications are available from the Office of Student Financial Aid 03/01/17
Open Registration begins: summer term 2017; no appointment required 03/23/17
Classes begin 05/22/17 07/03/17 05/22/17
Official transcript deadline: external transcripts must arrive in the Office of the Registrar for May 26 through August 18 graduation one week prior to diploma date
Diploma date: May 26 through August 18 every Friday
(if the University is closed on Friday, degrees will be conferred on the last business day of the week)
Trustees' List: May 26 through August 18 every Friday @ noon
(if the University is closed on Friday, Trustees' Lists are due at noon the last business day of the week)
Diplomas available: pick-up at Marquette Central or mailed from the Office of the Registrar for May 26 through August 18 graduation approximately 4-6 weeks after diploma date
Memorial Day observed: classes excused 05/29/17
Add/swap a class deadline: last day to register for classes 05/30/17
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noon
07/11/17
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noon
05/30/17
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noon
Drop a class deadline: last day to delete a class from students' schedule 05/30/17
@
noon
07/11/17
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noon
05/30/17
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noon
Audit deadline: last day to change from credit to audit, or audit to credit 05/30/17 07/11/17 05/30/17
Change credit deadline: last day to adjust credits in a variable credit class 05/30/17 07/11/17 05/30/17
Withdrawal from classes begins: W grade assigned 05/31/17 07/12/17 05/31/17
Deadline to withdraw with a grade of W 06/16/17 07/28/17 07/14/17
Classes end 07/01/17 08/05/17 08/05/17
Independence Day holiday: classes excused 07/04/17
Graduation application deadline: last day to apply to graduate in summer 2017 if did not participate in Spring 2017 Commencement 08/01/17
Official transcript deadline: last day to external transcripts must arrive in the Office of the Registrar for final summer graduation 08/18/17
Final diploma date: summer 2017 08/25/17
Trustees' List: last day for submission of final summer list to the Office of the Registrar 08/25/17
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noon
Diplomas available: pick-up at Marquette Central or mailed from the Office of the Registrar approximately 4-6 weeks after diploma date
Transcripts available: final summer degree information included 09/08/17

Faculty: The dates of the 2016-2017 academic year for faculty are August 16, 2016 through May 21, 2017 for newly hired faculty and August 22, 2016 through May 21, 2017 for returning faculty.