Spring 2013 Academic Calendar

Tuesday, January 15 - Wednesday, April 24

Date Description
Tuesday, January 8 - Friday, January 11

New Student Orientation Week

Tuesday, January 15

Semester Begins

Monday, January 21

Last Day to Add a Course

Students may add courses until 5:00 p.m.

Monday, January 28

Last Day to Drop a Course and Receive a Tuition Credit

* A course dropped before the deadline will not be recorded. After this date, a student's transcript will reflect the course name and a "W" mark indicating withdrawal from the course.

* Students may drop a course online via Self-Service Banner (SSB) until 1:00 p.m. on this date. Thereafter students must request to drop a course in person at the Academic Advising Center or the Registrar's Office.

Tuesday, January 29

Course Withdrawal Begins

* Students may withdraw from a course online via Self-Service Banner (SSB) from the afternoon of this date and forward until the Last Day to Withdraw from a Course.

* A processing fee of 5,250 yen will be charged each time students process course withdrawal.

* Tuition for a withdrawn course is not refundable.

Wednesday, February 20

Major Declaration Application Deadline

Students must be matriculated in the appropriate college, in good academic standing, and otherwise qualified for the major program for which they are applying. A major must be declared before 45 credits are earned.

Wednesday, March 6

Undergraduate Summer 2013 Scholarship Application Deadline

Friday, March 22

Last Day to Withdraw from a Course

Students may withdraw from a course online via Self-Service Banner (SSB) until 1:00 p.m. on this date. Thereafter, students must request to withdraw from a course in person at the Academic Advising Center or the Registrar's Office.

Friday, March 22

Deadline for Petition for Non-Graduates to Attend University Commencement Ceremony

Students who would like to attend University Commencement in June 2013 as non-graduates must submit an official petition to the Academic Advising Center.

Wednesday, March 27

Priority Registration for Summer 2013 Begins

* If students' initial registration is processed after April 24, a late registration fee of 5,250 yen will be charged.

Thursday, April 4

Priority Registration for Fall 2013 Begins

* If students' initial registration is processed after July 26, a late registration fee of 5,250 yen will be charged.

Monday, April 15

Last Day of Regular Undergraduate Classes

Monday, April 15

Deadline for Application for August (Summer 2013) Graduation

Tuesday, April 16 - Wednesday, April 17

Study Days

Thursday, April 18

Final Examinations Begin

Thursday, April 18

Final Examinations Begin

Wednesday, April 24

Final Examinations End

Undergraduate Holidays

Monday, February 11
National Founding Day
Tuesday, February 12
Undergraduate Holiday
Wednesday, March 20
Vernal Equinox Day
Thursday, March 21
Undergraduate Holiday
Friday, April 5
Undergraduate Holiday