Academic Calendar

FALL 2017 ACADEMIC CALENDAR

September
4 Labor Day: NO CLASSES
5 Pre-College Conference
6 Classes begin: day, evening, graduate
12 Last day to add day courses (state-supported)
18 Last day to drop day courses (state-supported)
18 Last day to add/drop evening/graduate courses (non state-supported)
October
9 Columbus Day: NO CLASSES
16 Last day to declare/change major/minor
18 Last day to makeup Incomplete grades from Spring/Summer 2017
25 Failure warnings due in the Registrar's Office
30 Failure warnings issued to students
10/30-11/9 Advising for Pre-registration
November
1 Last day to withdraw from courses/school
9 Last day to elect Pass/Fail option
10 Veterans' Day Observed: NO CLASSES
13-17 Pre-registration for Spring 2018
22-25 Thanksgiving Recess
December
11/27-12/1 Student evaluation of the faculty
8 All classes end
11 Reading Day
12-20 Final Exams-day classes
21-22 Make-up days for exams postponed due to inclement weather
28 Final grades for Fall 2017 due to Registrar's Office
31 Semester ends

Examination Schedule: Fall 2017

Class Day and Time Examination Day and Time
MWF 8:00/8:30AM Wednesday December 13, 8:30AM
MWF 9:30AM Friday December 15, 8:30AM
MWF 10:30AM Monday December 18, 8:30AM
MW/MWF 11:30AM Wednesday December 13, 12:30PM
MW/MWF 12:30PM Friday December 15, 12:30PM
MW/MWF 1:30/2:00PM Monday December 18, 12:30PM
MW 3:30PM Wednesday December 20, 8:00AM
F 11:30/12:30/1:30PM Wednesday December 20, 11:30AM
MA 150 MATH COMMON EXAM Wednesday December 20, 3:00PM
TR 8:30AM Tuesday December 12, 8:30AM
TR 10:00AM Thursday December 14, 8:30AM
TR 11:30AM Tuesday December 12, 12:30PM
TR 1:00PM Thursday December 14, 12:30PM
TR/T 2:30PM Tuesday December 19, 8:00AM
R 2:30PM Tuesday December 19, 11:30AM
MA 105/MA 180 MATH COMMON EXAM Tuesday December 19, 3:00PM

Spring 2018 Academic Calendar 

January
15 Martin Luther King Day: NO CLASSES
16 Classes begin: day, evening, graduate
22 Last day to add day courses (state-supported)
29 Last day to drop day courses (state-supported)
29 Last day to add/drop evening, graduate courses (non state-supported)
February
19 President's Day: NO CLASSES
27 Last day to make up Incompletes from Fall 2017
March
12 Last day to declare/change major or minor
12 Failure warnings due in the Registrar's Office
15 Failure warnings issued to students
19-24 Spring Break: NO CLASSES
3/26-4/6 Advising for Pre-registration
April
2 Last day to withdraw from courses/school
9-13 Pre-registration for Fall 2018
16 Patriot's Day: NO CLASSES
17 Last day to elect Pass/Fail status
23-27 Student evaluation of faculty
May
8 All classes end
9 Reading Day
10-18 Final Exams-day classes
18 Graduate Commencement
19 Undergraduate Commencement and end of semester
23 Final Grades for Spring 2018 due to Registrar's Office

Examination Schedule: Spring 2018 

Class Day and Time Examination Day and Time
MWF 8:00/8:30AM Friday May 11, 8:30AM
MWF 9:30AM Monday May 14, 8:30AM
MWF 10:30AM Wednesday May 16, 8:30AM
MW/MWF 11:30AM Friday May 11, 12:30PM
MW/MWF 12:30PM Monday May 14, 12:30PM
MW/MWF 1:30/2:30PM Wednesday May 16, 12:30PM
MW 3:30PM Friday May 18, 8:00AM
F 11:30/12:30/1:30PM Friday May 18, 11:30AM
MA 150 MATH COMMON EXAM Friday May 18, 3:00PM
TR 8:00/8:30AM Thursday May 10, 8:30AM
TR 10:00AM Tuesday May 15, 8:30AM
TR 11:30AM Thursday May 10, 12:30PM
TR 1:00PM Tuesday May 15, 12:30PM
TR/T 2:30PM Thursday May 17, 8:00AM
R 2:30PM Thursday May 17, 11:30AM
MA 105/MA 180 MATH COMMON EXAM Thursday May 17, 3:00PM

DGCE Summer 2017 Academic Calendar

March
7 Summer Registration Begins
May
22 Summer Session I Begins
29 Memorial Day: NO CLASSES/COLLEGE CLOSED
30 Last day to Add/Drop (Summer I)
June
9 Last day to Withdraw (Summer I)
9 Last day to request Pass/Fail (Summer I)
30 Summer Session I Ends
30 Registration shuts down at 11:30 a.m. then restarts on July 3
July
4 Independence Day Observed: NO CLASSES/COLLEGE CLOSED
5 Summer Session II Begins
10 Last day to Add/Drop (Summer II)
21 Last day to Withdraw (Summer II)
21 Last day to request Pass/Fail (Summer II)
August
15 Summer Session II Ends
Important Notes:

First time WSU students taking ONLINE or HYBRID/BLENDED courses registering by fax, mail or in person must register by Friday, May 5th in order to get online access set up in time for the start of Summer I. The deadline for Summer II registration for a first time WSU student talking ONLINE or HYBRID BLENDED courses is Friday, June 16th.

Students must visit WebAdvisor to view course schedules and for their final grades. Schedules and grades will not be mailed.

Winter Session 2018 January 2-January 12, 2018

October 18-January 3 Wintersession 2018 Registration
Tuesday, January 2 Classes Begin
Wednesday, January 3 Deadline to add or drop Wintersession Classes
Thursday, January 4 Deadline to request Pass/Fail grading
Deadline to request a withdrawl
Friday, January 12 Last day of classes
Saturday, January 13 Snow Cancellation Make Up Day

Registration Dates: October 18, 2017-January 2, 2018

Registration: On-Line http://www.worcester.edu or in person: Shaughnessy Administration Building, 4th Floor. First time WSU students taking ONLINE or BLENDED courses, registration deadline is December 1, 2017. Payment is due in full at registration: MasterCard, VISA, Discover, American Express, Check or Money Order. ADD/DROP through January 4th with full refund. WITHDRAW or PASS/FAIL declaration through January 5th.