Admission Process

Important Dates: Master’s Students

Admissions Deadlines

Spring 2022 Application Deadline: December 1, 2021

International students are encouraged to start their admission application by March 15 (for fall) and August 15 (for spring). All I-20 documents should be submitted no later than July 15 (fall 2021) and November 15 (fall 2022).

Scholarship Deadlines

Scholarship Application Submissions for Spring 2021 (new starts)

General scholarship deadline: November 1, 2021

Academic Life Dates

New Student Orientation

Spring 2022: Evening of January 20, 2022

Class Dates

Fall 2021: August 23, 2021 – December 10, 2021

Intersession 2022: January 3, 2022 – January 21, 2022

Spring 2022: January 24, 2022 — May 13, 2022

Student Breaks

Labor Day: September 6, 2021

Thanksgiving Break: November 23, 2021 — November 26, 2021

Martin Luther King Day: January 10th 7, 2022

Spring Break: March 21, 2022  – March 25, 2022

Memorial Day: May 31, 2022

Independence Day (Observed): July 4, 2022

Other Important Dates

Open Registration (Continuing Students)

Fall 2021 
Open until August 27, 2021 (Late Registration Fees begins July 12, 2021)

Spring 2022
Open until January 28, 2022 (Late Registration Fees begins December 13, 2021)

Open Registration (Incoming Students)

Intersession 2022
Open Registration: Opens November 15, 2021

Spring 2022
Early Registration: Opens October 18, 2021
Open Registration: Opens November 15, 2021

Summer 2022
Open Registration: Opens April 11, 2022

Fall 2022
Early Registration: Opens April 11, 2022
Open Registration: Opens June 15, 2022

Last Day to Add Classes

Fall 2021 – August 27, 2021

Spring 2022 – January 28, 2022

Payment Arrangement Deadlines

All funds due at noon.

Fall 2021  August 13, 2021

Intersession  January 3, 2022

Spring 2022 – January 14, 2022

Graduation

Fall Graduate Recognition: – December 3, 2021

Commencement 2021/2022 – May 14, 2022

Important Dates: Doctoral Students

Admissions Deadlines

Spring 2021 Application Deadline: December 1, 2020

International students are encouraged to start their admission application by March 15 (for fall) and August 15 (for spring).

Scholarship Deadlines

Scholarship Application Submissions for Spring 2021 (new starts)

General scholarship deadline: November 1, 2020

Academic Life Dates

New Student Orientation

Fall 2020: Evening of August 20, 2020

Spring 2021: Evening of January 21, 2021

Class Dates

Intersession 2021: January 4-22, 2021

Spring 2021: January 25-May 14, 2021

Summer 2021: May 17-August 20, 2021

Student Breaks

Thanksgiving Break: November 24-27, 2020

Martin Luther King Day: January 18, 2021

Spring Break: March 22-26, 2021

Memorial Day: May 31, 2021