Spring 2014 Academic Calendar

Tuesday, January 14 - Wednesday, April 23

Date Description
Monday, January 6 - Saturday, January 11

New Student Orientation Week

Tuesday, January 14

Semester Begins

Monday, January 20

Last Day to Add a Course

Monday, January 27

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 28

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Tuition for a withdrawn course is not refundable.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 19

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 5

Undergraduate Summer 2014 Scholarship Application Deadline

Wednesday, March 19

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.

Wednesday, March 19

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. No late application will be accepted.

Wednesday, March 26

Priority Registration for Summer 2014 Begins

If students' initial registration is processed after April 23, a late registration fee of 5,250 yen will be charged.

Thursday, April 3

Priority Registration for Fall 2014 Begins

If students' initial registration is processed after July 25, a late registration fee of 5,250 yen will be charged.

Monday, April 14

Last Day of Regular Undergraduate Classes

Monday, April 14

Deadline for Application for August (Summer 2014) Graduation

Tuesday, April 15 - Wednesday, April 16

Study Days

Thursday, April 17

Final Examinations Begin

Wednesday, April 23

Final Examinations End

Thursday, May 15

Diploma Date

Sunday, June 8

University Commencement (Graduation Ceremony)

Graduates from Summer 2013, Fall 2013, and Spring 2014 will be invited.

Undergraduate Holidays

Tuesday, February 11
National Founding Day
Wednesday, February 12
Undergraduate Holiday
Thursday, March 20
Undergraduate Holiday
Friday, March 21
Vernal Equinox Day
Monday, April 7
Undergraduate Holiday