2017-18 Academic Calendar | Webster University

2017-18 Academic Calendar

U.S. Campuses

Undergraduate

Graduate (MA/ MS/ MBA/ MHA /MPA/ DMgt)

Graduate (School of Education MA/MAT/MET/EdS/EdD; MFA/MM/MSN)


UNDERGRADUATE
Summer 2017
Feb 28 Registration begins for Summer 2017 classes
March 14 Registration for Summer 2017 classes open to new transfer students
May 15-June 2 May term
May 19 May term drop deadline
May 26 May term withdrawal deadline
May 29 Memorial Day
May 29 First 5-week session begins
June 2^ Final day to register for Summer online classes
June 2 First day to log into Summer online classes
June 2 May term classes end
June 5 Summer session begins
June 9 May term grades due from faculty
June 16 Summer session drop deadline (8-week session)
June 19 Summer session Petition to Graduate due
June 30 First 5-week session ends
July 3 Second 5-week session begins
July 4 U.S. Independence Day Observed (campuses closed)
July 7 Second 5-week session drop deadline
July 7 First 5-week session grades due from faculty
July 14 Summer session withdrawal deadline (8-week session)
July 27 Second 5-week session withdrawal deadline
July 28 Summer session ends
Aug. 4 Second 5-week session ends
Aug. 4 Summer session grades due from faculty (8-week session)
Aug. 5 Summer Graduation Date*
Aug. 11 Second 5-week session grades due from faculty

PLEASE NOTE: If you are planning to graduate at the end of the summer session, you should fill out and submit a Petition to Graduate by June 19.

To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

^Late registration is allowed during the first week for some online classes; contact the Online Learning Center for more information.

*Graduation Date is the official date of conferral that appears on the diploma.


UNDERGRADUATE
Fall 2017
April 3 Registration begins for Fall 2017 classes for St. Louis-area Seniors
April 4 Registration begins for Fall 2017 classes for St. Louis-area Juniors
April 5 Full Registration begins for Fall 2017 classes
April 19 Registration for Fall 2017 classes opens to new transfer students
Aug. 25^ Final day to register for Fall 1 online classes
Aug. 25 First day to log into Fall 1 online classes
Aug. 28 Fall 1 classes start
Aug. 28 Fall Semester classes start
Sept. 4 Labor Day Holiday
Sept. 8 Fall Semester/Fall 1 drop deadline
Oct. 4 Webster Works Worldwide
Oct. 6 Fall 1 withdrawal deadline
Oct. 9 Fall Semester Petition to Graduate due
Oct. 20 Fall 1 classes end
Oct. 23-27 Fall Break
Oct. 27^ Final day to register for Fall 2 online classes
Oct. 27 First day to log into Fall 2 online classes
Oct. 27 Fall 1 grades due from faculty
Oct. 30 Fall 2 classes start
Nov. 6 Registration for Spring 2018 classes begins for St. Louis-area Seniors
Nov. 7  Registration for Spring 2018 classes begins for St. Louis-area Juniors
Nov. 8  Full Registration begins for Spring 2018 classes
Nov. 10 Fall 2 drop deadline
Nov. 23-24 Thanksgiving Break
Nov. 24 Fall Semester withdrawal deadline
Dec. 8 Fall 2 withdrawal deadline
Dec. 18-22 Final Exam Period
Dec. 22 Fall 2 classes end
Dec. 22 Fall Semester classes end
Dec. 23 Fall Semester Graduation Date*
Dec. 31 Fall Semester/Fall 2 grades due from faculty

PLEASE NOTE:  If you are planning to graduate at the end of the semester, you should fill out and submit a Petition to Graduate by Oct. 9.

To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

^Late registration is allowed during the first week for some online classes; contact the Online Learning Center for more information.

*Graduation Date is the official date of conferral that appears on the diploma.


UNDERGRADUATE
Spring 2018
Nov. 6 Registration begins for Spring 2018 classes for St. Louis-area Seniors
Nov. 7  Registration begins for Spring 2018 classes for St. Louis-area Juniors
Nov. 8  Full Registration begins for Spring 2018 classes
Nov. 22  Registration for Spring 2018 classes opens to new transfer students
Jan. 12^ Final day to register for Spring 1 online classes
Jan. 12 First day to log into Spring 1 online classes
Jan. 15 Spring Semester classes start
Jan. 15 Spring 1 classes start
Jan. 15 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Jan. 26 Spring Semester/Spring 1 drop deadline
Feb. 11  Spring Semester Petition to Graduate due
Feb. 23 Spring 1 withdrawal deadline
Feb. 27 Registration begins for Summer 2018 classes
March 9 Spring 1 classes end
March 12-16 Spring Break
March 16^ Final day to register for Spring 2 online classes
March 16  First day to log into Spring 2 online classes
March 16 Spring 1 grades due from faculty
March 19 Spring 2 classes start
March 30 Spring 2 drop deadline
April 2 Registration for Fall 2018 classes begins for St. Louis-area Seniors
April 3  Registration for Fall 2018 classes begins for St. Louis-area Juniors
April 4  Full Registration begins for Fall 2018 classes
April 13 Spring Semester withdrawal deadline
April 27 Spring 2 withdrawal deadline
May 11 Spring Semester/Spring 2 classes end
May 12 Commencement Ceremony
May 18 Spring Semester/Spring 2 grades due
May 19 Spring Graduation Date*

PLEASE NOTE:  If you are planning to graduate at the end of the semester, you should fill out and submit a Petition to Graduate by Feb. 11.

To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

^Late registration is allowed during the first week for some online classes; contact the Online Learning Center for more information.

*Graduation Date is the official date of conferral that appears on the diploma.

 

GRADUATE (MA/ MS/ MBA/ MHA /MPA/ DMgt)
Summer 2017
March 2 Registration begins for Summer 2017 classes**
May 26^ Final day to register for Summer online classes
May 26 First day to log into Summer online classes
May 29 Memorial Day
May 29 Summer session begins
June 9 Summer session drop deadline
June 12 Summer Petition to Graduate forms due
July 4 U.S. Independence Day Observed (campuses closed)
July 7 Summer session withdrawal deadline
July 28 Summer session ends
Aug. 4 Final grades due from faculty
Aug. 5 Summer Graduation Date*

**If you are registering for your last term, you should fill out and submit a Petition to Graduate.

To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

^Late registration is allowed during the first week for some online classes; contact the Online Learning Center for more information.

*Graduation Date is the official date of conferral that appears on the diploma.


GRADUATE (MA/ MS/ MBA/ MHA /MPA/ DMgt)
Fall 2017
April 10 Registration begins for Fall 2017 classes**
Aug. 14 Fall 1 Petition to Graduate due
Aug. 18^ Final day to register for Fall 1 online classes
Aug. 18 First day to log into Fall 1 online classes
Aug. 21 Fall 1 classes start
Sept. 1 Fall 1 drop deadline
Sept. 4 Labor Day Holiday
Sept. 29 Fall 1 withdrawal deadline
Oct. 4 Webster Works Worldwide
Oct. 9 Fall 2 Petition to Graduate due
Oct. 20 Fall 1 classes end
Oct. 20^ Final day to register for Fall 2 online classes
Oct. 20 First day to log into Fall 2 online classes
Oct. 21 Fall 1 Graduate Date
Oct. 23 Fall 2 classes start
Oct. 27 Fall 1 grades due from faculty
Oct. 30 Registration begins for Spring 2018 classes**
Nov. 3 Fall 2 drop deadline
Nov. 23-24 Thanksgiving Break
Dec. 1 Fall 2 withdrawal deadline
Dec. 22 Fall 2 classes end
Dec. 23 Fall 2 Graduation Date*
Dec. 31 Fall 2 grades due from faculty

**If you are registering for your last term, you should fill out and submit a Petition to Graduate.

To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

^Late registration is allowed during the first week for some online classes; contact the Online Learning Center for more information.

*Graduation Date is the official date of conferral that appears on the diploma.


GRADUATE (MA/ MS/ MBA/ MHA /MPA/ DMgt)
Spring 2018
Oct. 30 Registration begins for Spring 2018 classes**
Jan. 5^ Final day to register for Spring 1 online classes
Jan. 5 First day to log into Spring 1 online classes
Jan. 7  Spring 1 Petition to Graduate due
Jan. 8 Spring 1 classes start
Jan. 15 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Jan. 19 Spring 1 drop deadline
Feb. 11  Spring 2 Petition to Graduate due (All participants in St. Louis Commencement)
Feb. 16 Spring 1 withdrawal deadline
March 1 Registration begins for Summer 2018 classes**
March 4  Spring 2 Petition to Graduate due
March 9 Spring 1 classes end
March 10 Spring 1 Graduation Date
March 12-16 Spring Break
March 16 First day to log into Spring 2 online classes
March 16 Spring 1 grades due from faculty
March 19^ Final day to register for Spring 2 online classes
March 19 Spring 2 classes start
March 30 Spring 2 drop deadline
April 9 Registration begins for Fall 2018 classes**
April 27 Spring 2 withdrawal deadline
May 12 Commencement Ceremony
May 18 Spring 2 classes end
May 19 Spring 2 Graduation Date*
May 25 Spring 2 grades due from faculty

**If you are registering for your last term, you should fill out and submit a Petition to Graduate.

To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

^Late registration is allowed during the first week for some online classes; contact the Online Learning Center for more information.

*Graduation Date is the official date of conferral that appears on the diploma.


 

GRADUATE (School of Education MA/MAT/EdS; MFA/MM/MSN)
Summer 2017
March 2 Registration begins for Summer 2017 classes
May 29 Memorial Day
June 2 First day to log into Summer online classes
June 5^ Final day to register for Summer online classes
June 5 Summer session begins
June 15 Summer Petition to Graduate forms due
June 16 Summer session drop deadline
July 4 U.S. Independence Day Observed (campuses closed)
July 14 Summer session withdrawal deadline
July 28 Summer session ends
Aug. 4 Final grades due from faculty
Aug. 5 Summer graduation date*

PLEASE NOTE:  If you are planning to graduate at the end of the summer session, you should fill out and submit a Petition to Graduate by June 15.

To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

^Late registration is allowed during the first week for some online classes; contact the Online Learning Center for more information.

*Graduation Date is the official date of conferral that appears on the diploma.


GRADUATE (School of Education MA/MAT/EdS; MFA/MM/MSN)
Fall 2017
April 10 Registration begins for Fall 2017 classes
Aug. 25^ Final day to register for Fall 1 online classes
Aug. 25 First day to log into Fall 1online classes
Aug. 28 Fall 1 classes start
Aug. 28 Fall Semester classes start
Sept. 5 Labor Day Holiday
Sept. 8 Fall Semester/Fall 1 drop deadline
Oct. 4 Webster Works Worldwide
Oct. 6 Fall 1 withdrawal deadline
Oct. 12 Fall Semester Petition to Graduate due
Oct. 20 Fall 1 classes end
Oct. 23-27 Fall Break
Oct. 27^ Final day to register for Fall 2 online classes
Oct. 27 First day to log into Fall 2 online classes
Oct. 27 Fall 1 grades due from faculty
Oct. 30 Fall 2 classes start
Oct. 30 Registration begins for Spring 2018 classes
Nov. 10 Fall 2 drop deadline
Nov. 23-24 Thanksgiving Break
Nov. 24 Fall Semester withdrawal deadline
Dec. 8 Fall 2 withdrawal deadline
Dec. 22 Fall 2 classes end
Dec. 22 Fall Semester classes end
Dec. 23 Fall Semester Graduation Date*
Dec. 31 Fall semester/Fall 2 grades due from faculty

PLEASE NOTE:  If you are planning to graduate at the end of the semester, you should fill out and submit a Petition to Graduate by Oct. 12.

To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

^Late registration is allowed during the first week for some online classes; contact the Online Learning Center for more information.

*Graduation Date is the official date of conferral that appears on the diploma.


GRADUATE (School of Education MA/MAT/EdS; MFA/MM/MSN)
Spring 2018
Oct. 30 Registration begins for Spring 2018 classes
Jan. 12^ Final day to register for Spring 1 online classes
Jan. 12  First day to log into Spring 1 online classes
Jan. 15 Spring Semester classes start
Jan. 15 Spring 1 classes start
Jan. 15 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Jan. 26 Spring Semester/Spring 1 drop deadline
Feb. 8 Spring Semester Petition to Graduate due
Feb. 23 Spring 1 withdrawal deadline
March 1 Registration begins for Summer 2018 classes
March 9 Spring 1 classes end
March 12-16 Spring Break
March 16^ Final day to register for Spring 2 online classes
March 16 First day to log into Spring 2 online classes
March 16 Spring 1 grades due from faculty
March 19 Spring 2 classes start
March 30 Spring 2 drop deadline
April 9 Registration begins for Fall 2018 classes
April 13 Spring Semester withdrawal deadline
April 27 Spring 2 withdrawal deadline
May 11 Spring 2 classes end
May 11 Spring Semester classes end
May 12 Commencement Ceremony
May 18 Spring Semester/Spring 2 grades due from faculty
May 19 Spring Graduation Date*

PLEASE NOTE:  If you are planning to graduate at the end of the semester, you should fill out and submit a Petition to Graduate by Feb. 8.

To participate in the May Commencement Ceremony, review the Steps to Graduation.

^Late registration is allowed during the first week for some online classes; contact the Online Learning Center for more information.

*Graduation Date is the official date of conferral that appears on the diploma.