2028 Spring

First Week of a Term

Through Friday of the first week at 11:59 pm, a student may:

    • Register for the first time; add a course; drop a course; take a leave of absence (LOA) or withdraw from the university without resulting grades of W.
    • New students wanting a LOA or to withdraw should contact the Undergraduate or Graduate Admission offices.
    • Continuing students should use the forms available in the Registrar Services Portal - RSP

Second Week of a Term through Last Day to Withdraw

    • A student may withdraw from a course(s)/all courses from their schedule with a resulting grade of W in each course through the deadline to withdraw as printed in the calendars. A student may not withdraw from a course(s) after the deadline.
    • If a student stops attending a course after the last day to withdraw in the semester, they will receive a grade of F or the assigned grade from the instructor.

2028 Spring - January 18 to May 17, 2028

M=Monday, T=Tuesday, W=Wednesday, R=Thursday, F=Friday, S=Saturday, U=Sunday

Date Event
Jan 17 (M) Martin Luther King, Jr., Day
Jan 18 (T) Instruction begins
Jan 24 (M) Last day to add a class or drop a class without a grade of W
Withdrawal deadline for 100% tuition refund*
Feb 4 (F) Last day for undergraduates to finish coursework for Fall grades of Incomplete
Feb 18 (F) Last day for instructors to submit Fall grades for undergraduates with Incompletes
Mar 6 (M) to Mar 10 (F) Spring Break Holidays - no classes
Mar 31 (F) Cesar Chavez Day - no classes
Apr 12 (W) - Apr 14 (F) Easter Holidays - no classes
Apr 14 (F) Last day to withdraw from classes or apply for Credit/No Credit grading
May 9 (T) Instruction ends
May 10 (W) Reading Day - no classes
May 11 (R) - May 17 (W)  Final Examinations
May 17 (W) Last day to file an application for May 2028 degree 
May 18 (R) - May 19 (F) Graduation Events 
May 20 (S) Commencement Day 1
May 21 (U) Commencement Day 2
May 22 (M) Last day for instructors to submit final grades

 * Consult the refund/cancellation schedule for the academic category corresponding to your enrollment status. Fees are non-refundable after the 100% withdrawal refund period.

Students withdrawing or taking a leave of absence from the University during a percentage period may also have any financial aid they have received for that particular semester adjusted in accordance with Federal guidelines. For information regarding adjustments to financial aid please see the Financial Aid Office Leave of Absence & Withdrawal Policy.