FALL 2016 IMPORTANT DATES
March 21 -
SAIL (Web) registration – by class standing and earned credit hours
April 4 -
SAIL (Web) registration – open
Fall De-registration Day (TENTATIVE) (oakland.edu/deregistration)
Orientation Part II - New Student Convocation
Classes begin 7:30 a.m. First Half session (8 weeks)
Classes begin 7:30 a.m. Full session (16 weeks)
First week of late registration – SAIL (Web) registration/add class(es) continues
Labor Day recess
Last day 100% tuition refund – 1st half courses. In-person drops of courses must be received in the Registrar’s Office by 4 p.m.
Second week of late registration – instructor signature required to register/add class(es)
Last day 100% tuition refund – full semester courses. In-person drops of courses must be received by the Office of the Registrar by 4 p.m.
First day 0% tuition refund – full semester courses
First day grade of “W” assigned for drops - full semester courses
Official count date
Bill due date (NOTE: All fall tuition and housing is due on this bill due date regardless of class start date.)
Federal financial aid recipients enrolled in first half courses: Last day to return federal financial aid for students who stopped attending all courses.
Last day to file application for degree/certificates for fall 2016
Last day official withdrawal – 1st half classes
Last day to complete competency exams
Bill due date
Last day 100% tuition refund – 2nd half courses. Fax and in-person drops of course must be received in the Office of the Registrar by 4 p.m.
Federal financial aid recipients enrolled in full semester courses: Last day to return federal financial aid funds for students who stopped attending all courses.
Last day to defend thesis/dissertation or DScPT report.
Last day official withdrawal – full semester classes
Last day to obtain thesis/dissertation or DScPT report format approval from Graduate Study and Lifelong Learning.
Last day to submit thesis/dissertation or DScPT report to Graduate Study and Lifelong Learning in fulfillment of degree requirements.
Federal financial aid recipients enrolled in second half courses: Last day to return federal financial aid funds for students who stopped attending all courses.
Last day official withdrawal – 2nd half classes
Thanksgiving recess begins 10 p.m.
Classes resume 7:30 a.m.
Bill due date
Winter De-registration Day (TENTATIVE) (oakland.edu/deregistration)
Nov. 28 -Dec. 5
UNIVERSITY SENATE LEGISLATION PROHIBITS QUIZZES, TESTS OR EXAMINATIONS THE WEEK PRIOR TO WHEN THE FINAL EXAMINATION PERIOD BEGINS. VIOLATIONS OF THIS LEGISLATION SHOULD BE REFERRED TO THE ACADEMIC AFFAIRS OFFICE, 205 WILSON HALL, (248) 370-2190 FOR UNDERGRADUATE COURSES OR TO THE OFFICE OF GRADUATE STUDY,520 O’DOWD HALL,(248) 370-4053FOR GRADUATE COURSES
Fall classes end 10 p.m.
Final exams end at 10 p.m.
Grades due 10 a.m.
Last day to resolve “I” grades from fall 2015
Commencement – summer and fall degree graduates
Bill due date
Dec. 23 -Jan. 2
University closed – holiday recess
Last Day Late
1 – Full Term 16 weeks
F - First Half 8 Weeks
S - Second Half 8 Weeks
C – Competency
*Financial aid (ie. scholarships, grants, loans, awards) is finalized based on the registered courses and course credits on the financial aid credit lock date. Courses and credits added after the financial aid credit lock date are not considered for financial aid, scholarships, grants, loans, and awards. For more information, visit the Student Financial Services website.
**Last day for federal financial aid recipients to withdraw from all classes and return federal Title IV financial aid funds.