Spring 2018 Academic Calendar

Monday, January 15 - Wednesday, April 25

Date Description
Friday, January 5 - Friday, January 12

New Student Orientation Week

Monday, January 15

Semester Begins

Friday, January 19 (17:00)

Last Day to Add a Course

Friday, January 26 (17:00)

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 13:00 on this date. Thereafter students must request to drop a course in person at the Academic Advising Center or the Registrar's Office.

Friday, January 26

Deadline for Leave of Absence (LOA) Petition

Students who want to petition for Leave of Absence must submit the application via TUportal. No late application will be accepted. Details are available at the following website.

Friday, January 27

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.

Tuition from a withdrawn course is not refundable.

Tuesday, 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 7

Undergraduate Summer 2018 Scholarship Application Deadline

Monday, March 26 (17:00)

Last Day to Withdraw from a Course

Students may withdraw from a course online via Self-Service Banner (SSB) until 13:00 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, March 26 (17:00)

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

Students who would like to attend University Commencement in June 2017 as non-graduates must submit an official petition to the Academic Advising Center. No late application will be accepted.

Thursday, March 29

Priority registration for Summer 2018 begins

If students' initial registration is processed after 17:00 on Wednesday April 25, a late registration fee of 5,400 yen will be charged.

Thursday, April 5

Priority registration for Fall 2018 begins

Monday, April 16

Last Day of Regular Undergraduate Classes

Monday, April 16

Deadline for Application for August (Summer 2018) Graduation

Tuesday, April 17 - Wednesday, April 18

Study Days

Thursday, April 19

Final Examinations Begin

Wednesday, April 25

Final Examinations End

Thursday, May 10

Diploma Date

Sunday, June 3

University Commencement (Graduation Ceremony)

Graduates from Summer 2017, Fall 2017, and Spring 2018 will be invited. Finalized details TBA in March.

Undergraduate Holidays

Friday, February 9
Undergraduate Holiday
Monday, February 12
National Founding Day (substitute of Feb 11)
Thursday, March 1
Undergraduate Holiday
Monday, March 19
Undergraduate Holiday
Tuesday, March 20
Undergraduate Holiday
Wednesday, March 21
Vernal Equinox Day