Academic Calendar

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Spring Semester 2017 (January 16 - May 13, 2017)
ALL TRANSACTIONS NEED TO BE COMPLETED BY 5:00 PM ON DEADLINE DATES
Registration for Spring 2017 begins
  • Monday, November 14, 2016
ADMISSIONS DEADLINES
All Admission Applications and Credentials are due in the Office of Admissions no later than

  • Friday, January 6
Note: A Late Fee of $50.00 will be charged for all applications submitted after the deadline date listed above. This is a non-refundable fee.
You must be admitted on Friday, January 13 to enroll for courses.
  • Friday, January 13, 2017
  • Petitions Due for New Mexico Residency for Tuition Purposes
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Holiday
  • Friday, February 3
  • Monday, January 16
FINANCIAL/REFUND DEADLINES
Financial deadlines:

  • Enrollment Cancellation due to lack of Financial Commitment


  • Friday, January 27
Last day to drop courses without grade of "W" and receive 100% refund:
  • 16-Week Term (January 16 - May 13)
  • First Half-Term Courses (8 weeks) - (January 16 - March 11,2017)
  • Second Half-Term Courses (8 weeks) - (March 20 - May 13)

  • Friday, February 3
  • Friday, January 27
  • Friday, March 31
Courses five days or less in duration must be dropped on or before the first day of the courses to receive a full refund.
Tuition and fees for courses dropped after the above deadlines WILL NOT be refundable.
REGISTRATION DEADLINES
Registration Ends
Last day to add courses or change sections
  • 16-Week Term
  • First 8-Week Term
  • Second 8-Week Term



  • Friday, January 27
  • Friday, January 20
  • Friday, March 24
INSTRUCTION BEGINS
  • 16-Week Term
  • First 8-week Term
  • Second 8-week Term


  • Tuesday, January 17
  • Tuesday, January 17
  • Monday, March 20
Last day to drop a course without a "W" grade
  • 16-Week Term
  • First 8-Week Term
  • Second 8-Week Term

  • Friday, February 3
  • Friday, January 27
  • Friday, March 31
Last day to change grading options
  • 16-Week Term
  • First 8-Week Term
  • Second 8-Week Term

  • Friday, January 27
  • Friday, January 20
  • Friday, March 24
BREAK
  • Spring Break (Sun-Sun) - (Campus open)
    * March 11, Saturday classes still in session.

  • March 12-19
Last day to withdraw from a course without Registrar's approval.
(W required)
  • 16-Week Term
  • First 8-Week Term
  • Second 8-Week Term


  • Friday, April 14
  • Friday, February 24
  • Friday, April 28
Last day to drop from a course with Registrar's approval
(W required)
  • 16-Week Term
  • First 8-Week Term
  • Second 8-Week Term


  • Friday, May 5
  • Friday, March 10
  • Friday, May 5
Finals Week (Mon-Sat)
  • May 8-13
Last day to report removal of incomplete grade
  • Friday, May 12
SEMESTER ENDS
  • 16-Week Term
  • First 8-Week Term
  • Second 8-Week Term


  • Saturday, May 13
  • Saturday, March 11
  • Saturday, May 13
COMMENCEMENT
  • Saturday, May 13
Drops and section changes cannot be processed after agrade has been entered.
  • All dates subject to change


LAST DAY DEADLINES are 5:00 PM.

After these dates Enrollment Adjustment forms are required.

Admissions Application Deadline: Wednesday, May 24, 2017

A late fee of $50.00 will be assessed to applications received after this date.
You must be fully admitted by Friday, May 26th to register for classes.

Registration Opens: April 17, 2017

Senior Citizen special rate registration opens: June 5, 2017

Enrollment Cancellation for non-payment: June 9, 2017

Summer Semester 2017
Academic Calendar Important Dates Full Term
(8 Weeks)
June 5-July 29
First Half
(1st 4 weeks)
June 5-July 1
Second Half
(2nd 4 Weeks)
July 3–July 29
Last day to ADD sections and CHANGE credit hours on LoboWeb. June 9 June 6 July 5
Last day to CHANGE grade mode on LoboWeb. June 9 June 6 July 5
Last day to DROP without “W” grade and 100% tuition refund on LoboWeb. June 16 June 9 July 7
Last day to ADD sections and/or CHANGE credit hours with form. June 16 June 12 July 10
Last day to DROP without Registrar’s Permission on Loboweb. July 14 June 23 July 21
Last day to CHANGE grade mode with form. July 28 June 30 July 28
Last day to ADD sections and/or CHANGE credit hours with form. July 28 June 30 July 28
Last day to DROP with Registrar’s Permission with form. July 28 June 30 July 28
Last day to report removal of Incomplete.   July 28  
Census/official reporting date. June 29 June 29 July 29

Holiday - Independence Day - Tuesday, July 4


LAST DAY DEADLINES are 5:00 PM.

After these dates Enrollment Adjustment forms are required.

Admissions Application Deadline: Wednesday, August 9, 2017

A late fee of $50.00 will be assessed to applications received after this date.
You must be fully admitted by Friday, May 26th to register for classes.

Registration Opens: April 17, 2017

Senior Citizen special rate registration opens: August 21, 2017

Enrollment Cancellation for non-payment: September 1, 2017

Fall Semester 2017
Academic Calendar Important Dates Full Term
(8 Weeks)
June 5-July 29
First Half
(1st 4 weeks)
June 5-July 1
Second Half
(2nd 4 Weeks)
July 3–July 29
Last day to ADD sections and CHANGE credit hours on LoboWeb. September 1 August 25 October 20
Last day to CHANGE grade mode on LoboWeb. September 1 August 25 October 20
Last day to DROP without “W” grade and 100% tuition refund on LoboWeb. September 8 September 1 October 27
Last day to ADD sections and/or CHANGE credit hours with form. September 8 September 1 November 27
Last day to PETITION for In-State Classification   September 1  
Last day to DROP without Registrar’s Permission on Loboweb. November 10 September 29 December 1
Last day to CHANGE grade mode with form. December 8 October 13 December 8
Last day to ADD sections and/or CHANGE credit hours with form. December 8 October 13 December 8
Last day to DROP with Registrar’s Permission with form. December 8 October 13 December 8
Last day to report removal of Incomplete.   December 15  
Census/official reporting date. September 8 September 1 October 27

Breaks and Holidays:

  • Labor Day - University Closed: Monday, September 4
  • Fall Break: October 12-13
  • Thanksgiving - University Closed: November 23 - 26
  • Finals: December 11 - 16
  • Commencement: December 16
  • Winter Break - University Closed: December 22 - January 1