Fall 2014 Academic Calendar

Monday, September 1 - Wednesday, December 10

Date Description
Wednesday, August 20 - Friday, August 29

New Student Orientation Week

Monday, September 1

Semester Begins

Friday, September 5

Last Day to Add a Course

Friday, September 12

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.

Saturday, September 13

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 5,400 yen will be charged each time students process course withdrawal.

Tuition for a withdrawn course is not refundable.

Tuesday, October 7

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, October 22

Undergraduate Spring 2015 Scholarship Application Deadline

Wednesday, October 22

Priority Registration for Spring 2015 Begins

If students' initial registration is processed after November 19, a late registration fee of 5,400 yen will be charged.

Friday, November 7

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.

Monday, December 1

Last Day of Regular Undergraduate Classes

Monday, December 1

Deadline for Application for May (Spring 2015) Graduation

Tuesday, December 2 - Wednesday, December 3

Study Days

Thursday, December 4

Final Examinations Begin

Wednesday, December 10

Final Examinations End

Thursday, December 18

Diploma Date

Undergraduate Holidays

Monday, September 15
Respect for the Aged Day
Tuesday, September 23
Autumnal Equinox Day
Monday, October 13
Health Sports Day
Thursday, October 23
Undergraduate Holiday
Monday, November 3
Culture Day
Monday, November 24
Labor Thanksgiving Day, Replacement Holiday