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Boise State Academic Calendars

Boise State University’s Academic Calendar specifies the policy deadlines, by semester and session, for the following: registration, adding and dropping classes, and withdrawals. You are strongly encouraged to familiarize yourself with this calendar as you will be held accountable for meeting these deadlines.

  • Deadlines By Session - Fall 2014
    SessionFee Payment Deadline*Start DateLast Date to Add Without Permission NumberDrop Fee BeginsLast Date For Refund & Last Date to Register/Add or Drop w/o a "W"**Last Date To Drop With a W Or Completely WithdrawLast Day of ClassesGrades Due***
    Regular****Aug 21Aug 25Aug 29Aug 31Sept 8Oct 3Dec12Dec 29
    1st 5 wkAug 21Aug 25Aug 26Aug 29Aug 27Sept 5Sept 26Sept 30
    2nd 5 wkAug 21Sept 29Sept 30Oct 3Oct 1Oct 10Oct 31Nov 4
    3rd 5 wkAug 21Nov 3Nov 4Nov 7Nov 5Nov 14Dec 12Dec 29
    1st 8 wkAug 21Aug 25Aug 27Aug 30Aug 29Sept 15Oct 17Oct 21
    2nd 8 wk*****Aug 21Oct 20Oct 22Oct 25Oct 24Nov 10Dec 12Dec 29
    1st 10 wkAug 21Aug 25Aug 27Aug 30Sept 3Sept 19Oct 31Nov 4
    2nd 10 wkAug 21Sept 29Oct 1Oct 4Oct 7Oct 24Dec 12Dec 29
    12 wk Mtn HomeAug 21Aug 25Aug 28Aug 31Sept 4Sept 25Nov 14Nov 18
    *Complete withdrawals on or after this date are subject to a processing fee.
    **Last date to add with permission number, last date to drop or completely withdraw without a W and receive a refund (less a $40.00 Processing Fee), last date to change from Credit-to-Audit or Audit-to-Credit.
    ***Grades will not be considered official until the end-of-term processing has been completed.
    ****The final exams for this session are December 15-18.See Final Examination Schedule.
    *****This session is eight calendar weeks long with seven weeks of in class instruction due to the Thanksgiving Week Break.
    Special Session 1 Deadlines
    Last Day to Register/AddLast Day to Drop w/o a "W"Last Day to Drop With a "W"Last Day to Drop with a "F"
    One day before the class beginsOne day before the class beginsOne day before the class endsLast day of class
    Special Session 2 Deadlines
    Last Day to Register/AddLast Day For Refund & to Drop w/o a "W"Last Day to Drop With a "W"First Day to Drop with a Greater Penalty (also W)
    First day of classSecond day of classDay varies by class. Consult the Deadline Calendar on your student schedule in myBoiseState.Day varies by class. Consult the Deadline Calendar on your student schedule in myBoiseState.
    December15, Sun (2013)Scholarship Priority Deadline for non-resident students to submit all admission materials to be considered for GEM and WUE waivers.
    January1, WedThe 2014-2015 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) can be submitted beginning today.
    February15, Sat2014-2015 FAFSA Filing Priority Date for new freshmen and transfer students. Eligible students must apply by this date to maximize the amount of aid you receive. The priority filing date is not a deadline, so still submit your FAFSA even if the priority filing date has passed.
     15, SatScholarship Priority Deadline. Last day to have all admission materials received in the Admissions Office for new freshman and transfer students who want to be considered for scholarships for the 2014-15 year. Last day for the Boise State Scholarship Application (online) to be submitted to the Financial Aid Office . The Boise State Scholarship website contains a list of additional scholarships that require a separate application.
    March15, Sat2014-2015 FAFSA Filing Priority Date for continuing students. Eligible students must apply by this date to maximize the amount of aid you receive. The priority filing date is not a deadline, so still submit your FAFSA even if the priority filing date has passed.
    31, MonRegistration for continuing students begins for Fall 2014 (by appointment).
    May15, ThurPriority date for undergraduate, degree-seeking applicants to have all admission materials received by Admissions. Applicants who miss this priority date will be considered for degree-seeking status on a space available basis. Students who are not eligible for degree-seeking admission may be considered for nondegree-seeking status and are ineligible for financial aid.
     15, ThurPriority date for international student application materials to be received for fall semester consideration.
     June1, SatPriority date to submit all financial aid documents to maintain 2014-2015 Work-Study, supplemental grants (SEOG) and Perkins loans. Funding for these programs is limited; these awards may be cancelled if documents are not submitted by June 1st.
    27, FriLast day for graduate, degree-seeking applicants for fall semester to have all admission materials received by Graduate Admission and Degree Services. Applications received after this date might not be processed in time to admit students to degree programs.
    July1, TueFirst day students can begin using 2014-2015 work-study awards.
    August18, MonUniversity, college, and department activities for faculty begin this week.
     22, FriResidence halls open at 8:30 a.m. (in one-and-a-half hour shifts).
     22, FriConvocation.
     25, MonCourse instruction begins.
     29, FriWeekend courses begin.
     29, FriLast day for faculty initiated drops for nonattendance during the first week of the semester to be turned in to the Registrar’s Office.
     29, FriLast day to apply for graduation, using myBoiseState, for graduate and undergraduate degrees and certificates to be awarded in December.
    September1, MonLabor Day Holiday (no classes - University offices closed).
     8, MonLast day to waive Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) using myBoiseState.
     8, MonFall Financial Aid census date - eligibility for financial aid determined by number of credits registered on this date.
     8, MonLast day to add graduate dissertation, thesis or project credit.
     8, MonLast day to submit Idaho Residency Determination Worksheet with documentation to Registrar’s Office to declare Idaho residency for Fall 2014 consideration.
    October3, FriLast day to add undergraduate internship or independent study.
     3, FriLast day to add graduate assessment (master's preliminary examination, doctoral preliminary examination, thesis proposal, dissertation proposal, master's comprehensive examination, doctoral comprehensive examination), directed research, independent study, internship, practicum, or reading and conference.
     6, MonLast day to submit Application for Admission to Candidacy form to Graduate Admission and Degree Services for graduate degrees to be awarded in May.
     13, MonColumbus Day (Classes in session. University offices open).
     17, FriRecommended last day for final oral dissertation, thesis, or project defense for graduate degrees to be awarded in December.
    November7, FriLast day to submit review copy of dissertation or thesis with Final Reading Approval form signed by the supervisory committee chair to the Thesis and Dissertation Office for graduate degrees to be awarded in December.
    11, TueVeterans Day (Classes in session. University offices open).
     24-30, M-SunThanksgiving Holiday - no classes (University offices closed November 27-28).
      December10, WedLast day to submit final copies of dissertation or thesis to the Thesis and Dissertation Office for graduate degrees to be awarded in December.
    12, FriCourse instruction ends
     14, SunWeekend courses end.
     15-18, M-ThFinal semester examinations for the Regular session. Exam schedule listed on Registrar’s Office website.
     19, FriCommencement.
     19, Fri Residence halls close (Noon).
     22-26, Mon-FriUniversity offices closed.
     29, MonGrade reports due on myBoiseState.
     29, MonLast day to submit Report of Non-Transcripted Culminating Activity form (if needed) to Graduate Admission and Degree Services for graduate degrees to be awarded in December.
    31,WedNew Year's Eve (University offices closed).
    January1,ThuNew Year's Day (University offices closed).
  • Deadlines By Session - Spring 2015
    SessionFee Payment Deadline*Start DateLast Date to Waitlist or Add Without Permission NumberDrop Fee BeginsLast Date For Refund & Last Date to Register/Add or Drop w/o a "W"**Last Date To Drop With a W Or Completely WithdrawLast Date Of Classroom InstructionGrades Due***
    Regular****Jan 8Jan 12Jan 16Jan 18Jan 26Mar 20May 1May 12
    1st 5 wkJan 8Jan 12Jan 13Jan 16Jan 14Feb 3Feb 13Feb 17
    2nd 5 wkJan 8Feb 17Feb 18Feb 21Feb 19Mar 11Mar 20Mar 30
    3rd 5 wkJan 8Mar 30Mar 31Apr 3Apr 1Apr 21May 1May 12
    1st 8 wkJan 8Jan 12Jan 14Jan 17Jan 16Feb 17Mar 6Mar 10
    2nd 8 wk*****Jan 8Mar 9Mar 11Mar 14Mar 13Apr 21May 1May 12
    1st 10 wkJan 8Jan 12Jan 14Jan 17Jan 21Feb 26Mar 20Mar 30
    2nd 10 wkJan 8Feb 17Feb 19Feb 22Feb 25Apr 10May 1May 12
    12 wk

    Mtn Home
    Jan 8Jan 12Jan 15Jan 18Jan 22Mar 6Apr 10Apr 14
    *Complete withdrawals on or after this date are subject to a processing fee.
    **Last date to add with permission number, last date to drop or completely withdraw without a W and receive a refund (less a $40.00 Processing Fee), last date to change from Credit-to-Audit or Audit-to-Credit.
    ***Grades will not be considered official until the end-of-term processing has been completed.
    ****The final exams for this session are May 4-8. See Final Examination Schedule.
    *****This session is eight calendar weeks long with seven weeks of in class instruction due to Spring Break.
    Special Session 1 Deadlines
    Last Day to Register/AddLast Day to Drop w/o a "W"Last Day to Drop With a "W"Last Day to Drop with a "F"
    One day before the class beginsOne day before the class beginsOne day before the class endsLast day of class
    Special Session 2 Deadlines
    Last Day to Register/AddLast Day For Refund & to Drop w/o a "W"Last Day to Drop With a "W"First Day to Drop with a Greater Penalty (also W)
    First day of classSecond day of classDay varies by class. Consult the Deadline Calendar on your student schedule in myBoiseState.Day varies by class. Consult the Deadline Calendar on your student schedule in myBoiseState.
    October1, WedRecommended last day to submit 2014-15 FAFSA/FAFSA Renewal for Spring 2015 financial aid (if you have not already done so) in order to have aid available to pay spring semester fees.
    1, WedSpring Scholarship Priority Deadline. Last day to have all admission materials received in the Admissions Office for new freshman and transfer students who want to be considered for scholarships for spring 2015. The 2014-15 FAFSA must be filed by this date to be considered for need-based scholarships.
    6, MonLast day to submit Application for Admission to Candidacy form to Graduate Admission and Degree Services for graduate degrees to be awarded in May.
     15, WedPriority date for international student application materials to be received for spring semester consideration.
     27, MonRegistration for continuing students begins for Spring 2015 (by appointment).
    November15, SatPriority date for undergraduate, degree-seeking applicants to have all admission materials received by Admissions. Applicants who miss this priority date will be considered for degree-seeking status on a space available basis. Students who are not eligible for degree-seeking admission may be considered for nondegree-seeking status and are ineligible for financial aid.
    December5, FriLast day for graduate, degree-seeking applicants for spring semester to have all admission materials received by Graduate Admission and Degree Services. Applications received after this date might not be processed in time to admit students to degree programs.
    January5, MonUniversity, college, and department activities for faculty begin this week.
     10, SatResidence halls open (Noon).
     12, MonCourse instruction begins
     16, FriWeekend courses begin.
     16, FriLast day for faculty initiated drops for nonattendance during the first week of the semester to be turned in to the Registrar’s Office.
     16, FriLast day to apply for graduation, using myBoiseState, for graduate and undergraduate degrees and certificates to be awarded in May.
     19, MonDr. Martin Luther King, Jr./Idaho Human Rights Day holiday (No classes. University offices closed).
    26, MonLast day to waive Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) using myBoiseState.
     26, MonSpring Financial Aid census date - eligibility for financial aid determined by number of credits registered on this date.
     26, MonLast day to add graduate dissertation, thesis or project credit.
     26, MonLast day to submit Idaho Residency Determination Worksheet with documentation to Registrar’s Office to declare Idaho residency for Spring 2015.
     February16, MonPresident’s Day holiday (No classes. University offices closed).
    20, FriLast day to add undergraduate internship and independent study.
     20, FriLast day to add graduate assessment (master's preliminary examination, doctoral preliminary examination, thesis proposal, dissertation proposal, master's comprehensive examination, doctoral comprehensive examination), directed research, independent study, internship, practicum, or reading and conference.
     20, FriLast day to submit Application for Admission to Candidacy form to Graduate Admission and Degree Services for graduate degrees to be awarded in August.
     March6, FriRecommended last day for final oral dissertation, thesis, or project defense for graduate degrees to be awarded in May.
    16, MonLast day to submit review copy of dissertation or thesis with Final Reading Approval form signed by the supervisory committee chair to the Thesis and Dissertation Office for graduate degrees to be awarded in May.
     23-29, Mon-SunSpring vacation. (No Classes. University offices open March 23-27).
    May1, FriCourse instruction ends.
     1, FriLast day to submit final copies of dissertation or thesis to the Thesis and Dissertation Office for graduate degrees to be awarded in May.
     3, SunWeekend classes end.
     4-8, Mon-FriFinal semester examinations for the Regular session. Exam schedule listed on the Registrar's Office website.
     8, FridayResidence Halls close (Noon).
     9, SatCommencement.
     12, TuesGrade reports due using myBoiseState.
     12, TuesLast day to submit Report of Non-Transcripted Culminating Activity form (if needed) to Graduate Admission and Degree Services for graduate degrees to be awarded in May.
  • Deadlines By Session - Summer 2015
    SessionFee Payment Deadline*Start DateLast Date to Waitlist or Add Without Permission NumberDrop Fee BeginsLast Date For Refund & Last Date to Register/Add or Drop w/o a "W"**Last Date To Drop With a W Or Completely WithdrawLast Date Of Classroom InstructionGrades Due***
    1st 3 wkMay 7May 11May 11May 15May 12May 22May 31June 2
    1st 5 wkMay 28June 1June 2June 5June 3June 23July 5July 7
    2nd 5 wkJuly 2July 6July 7July 10July 8July 28Aug 9Aug 11
    1st 7 wkMay 7May 11May 13May 15May 14June 10June 28June 30
    2nd 7 wkJune 25June 29July 1July 3July 2July 29Aug 16Aug 18
    10 wkMay 28June 1June 3June 6June 9July 16Aug 9Aug 11
    14 wkMay 7May 11May 15May 17May 21July 14Aug 16Aug 18
    *Complete withdrawals on or after this date are subject to a processing fee.
    **Last date to add with permission number, last date to drop or completely withdraw without a W and receive a refund (less a $40.00 Processing Fee), last date to change from Credit-to-Audit or Audit-to-Credit.
    ***Grades will not be considered official until the end-of-term processing has been completed.
    Special Session 1 Deadlines
    Last Day to Register/AddLast Day to Drop w/o a "W"Last Day to Drop With a "W"Last Day to Drop with a "F"
    One day before the class beginsOne day before the class beginsOne day before the class endsLast day of class
    Special Session 2 Deadlines
    Last Day to Register/AddLast Day For Refund & to Drop w/o a "W"Last Day to Drop With a "W"First Day to Drop with a Greater Penalty (also W)
    First day of classSecond day of classDay varies by class. Consult the Deadline Calendar on your student schedule in myBoiseState.Day varies by class. Consult the Deadline Calendar on your student schedule in myBoiseState.
    February17, TuesRegistration begins for Summer 2015.
    20, FriLast day to submit Application for Admission to Candidacy form to Graduate Admission and Degree Services for graduate degrees to be awarded in August 2015.
     March2, MonSummer 2015 on-campus housing application available at Noon.
    13, FriRecommended last date to submit 2014-2015 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for consideration for financial aid for Summer 2015.
    May 15, FriPriority date for undergraduate, degree-seeking applicants to have all admission materials received by Admissions. Applicants who miss this priority date will be considered for degree-seeking status on a space available basis. Students who are not eligible for degree-seeking admission may be considered for nondegree-seeking status and are ineligible for financial aid.
    25, MonMemorial Day Holiday (No classes. University offices closed).
    June3, WedSummer Financial Aid Census Date - eligibility for financial aid determined by number of credits registered on this date.
     4, ThursLast day to apply for graduation, using myBoiseState, for graduate and undergraduate degrees and certificates to be awarded in August 2015.
     15, MonRecommended last day for final oral defense of dissertation, thesis, or project for graduate degrees to be awarded in August 2015.
     20, SatLast day for students to work using 2014-2015 work study awards.
     29, FriLast day to add undergraduate independent study or internship.
     29, FriLast day to add graduate assessment (master's preliminary examination, doctoral preliminary examination, thesis proposal, dissertation proposal, master's comprehensive examination, doctoral comprehensive examination), directed research, independent study, internship, practicum, or reading and conference.
    July3, FriIndependence Day (Observed). (No classes. University offices closed).
     10, FriLast day to submit advisor-approved version of dissertation or thesis with signed Final Reading Approval and Access Agreement for a Thesis or Dissertation to the Thesis and Dissertation Office for degrees to be awarded in August 2015.
     August7, FriLast day to submit final copies of dissertation or thesis to the Thesis and Dissertation Office for graduate degrees to be awarded in August 2015.
    14, FriSummer housing ends. Residents transition to Fall housing assignments.
  • Deadlines By Session - Fall 2015
    SessionFee Payment Deadline*Start DateLast Date to Waitlist or Add Without Permission NumberDrop Fee BeginsLast Date For Refund & Last Date to Register/Add or Drop w/o a "W"**Last Date To Drop With a W Or Completely WithdrawLast Day of ClassesGrades Due***
    Regular****Aug 20Aug 24Aug 28Aug 30Sept 4Oct 30Dec11Dec 22
    1st 5 wkAug 20Aug 24Aug 25Aug 28Aug 26Sept 15Sept 25Sept 29
    2nd 5 wkAug 20Sept 28Sept 29Oct 2Sept 30Oct 20Oct 30Nov 4
    3rd 5 wkAug 20Nov 2Nov 3Nov 6Nov 4Dec 1Dec 11Dec 22
    1st 8 wkAug 20Aug 24Aug 26Aug 29Aug 28Sept 29Oct 16Oct 20
    2nd 8 wk*****Aug 20Oct 19Oct 21Oct 24Oct 23Dec 1Dec 11Dec 22
    1st 10 wkAug 20Aug 24Aug 26Aug 29Sept 1Oct 8Oct 30Nov 3
    2nd 10 wkAug 20Sept 28Sept 30Oct 3Oct 6Nov 12Dec 11Dec 22
    12 wk Mtn HomeAug 20Aug 24Aug 27Aug 30Sept 2Oct 16Nov 13Nov 17
    *Complete withdrawals on or after this date are subject to a processing fee.
    **Last date to add with permission number, last date to drop or completely withdraw without a W and receive a refund (less a $40.00 Processing Fee), last date to change from Credit-to-Audit or Audit-to-Credit.
    ***Grades will not be considered official until the end-of-term processing has been completed.
    ****The final exams for this session are December 15-18.See Final Examination Schedule.
    *****This session is eight calendar weeks long with seven weeks of in class instruction due to the Thanksgiving Week Break.
    Special Session 1 Deadlines
    Last Day to Register/AddLast Day to Drop w/o a "W"Last Day to Drop With a "W"Last Day to Drop with a "F"
    One day before the class beginsOne day before the class beginsOne day before the class endsLast day of class
    Special Session 2 Deadlines
    Last Day to Register/AddLast Day For Refund & to Drop w/o a "W"Last Day to Drop With a "W"First Day to Drop with a Greater Penalty (also W)
    First day of classSecond day of classDay varies by class. Consult the Deadline Calendar on your student schedule in myBoiseState.Day varies by class. Consult the Deadline Calendar on your student schedule in myBoiseState.
    December1, Mon (2014)2015-2016 academic year on-campus housing application available at Noon for Residence Halls, Suites, and Townhomes.
    15, Mon (2014)Priority date for nonresident scholarships, all admission materials for new and transfer students must be received in Admissions.
    January1, ThuThe 2015-2016 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) can be submitted beginning today.
    February15, Sun2015-2016 FAFSA Filing Priority Date for new freshmen and transfer students. Eligible students must apply by this date to maximize the amount of aid you receive. The priority filing date is not a deadline, so you may still submit the FAFSA even if the priority filing date has passed.
     15, SunScholarship Priority Deadline. Last day to have all admission materials received in the Admissions Office for new freshman and transfer students to be considered for scholarships for the 2015-2016 year. Last day for the Boise State Scholarship Application (online) to be submitted to the Financial Aid Office. The Boise State Scholarship website contains a list of additional scholarships that require a separate application.
    March15, Sun2015-2016 FAFSA Filing Priority Date for continuing students. Eligible students must apply by this date to maximize the amount of aid you receive. The priority filing date is not a deadline, so you may still submit the FAFSA even if the priority filing date has passed.
    30, MonRegistration for continuing students begins for Fall 2015 (by appointment).
    May15, FriPriority date for undergraduate, degree-seeking applicants to have all admission materials received by Admissions. Applicants who miss this priority date will be considered for degree-seeking status on a space available basis. Students who are not eligible for degree-seeking admission may be considered for nondegree-seeking status and are ineligible for financial aid.
     15, FriPriority date for international student application materials to be received for fall semester consideration.
     June1, MonPriority date to submit all financial aid documents to maintain 2015-2016 Work-Study, supplemental grants (SEOG) and Perkins loans. Funding for these programs is limited; these awards may be cancelled if documents are not submitted by June 1st.
    26, FriLast day to submit Application for Admission to Candidacy form to Graduate Admission and Degree Services for graduate degrees to be awarded in December 2015.
    July1, WedFirst day students can begin using 2015-2016 Work-Study awards.
    25, SatFirst installment of payment plan due for Residence Hall, Suite, and Townhome residents (on-campus housing only).
    August3, MonRecommended date to finalize student course schedules for Fall 2015 for Financial Aid purposes.
    17, MonUniversity, college, and department activities for faculty begin this week.
     21, FriResidence Hall, Suite, and Townhome resident check-in begins at 8:00 a.m. (in one-and-a-half hour shifts).
     21, FriConvocation.
     24, MonCourse instruction begins.
     28, FriWeekend courses begin.
     28, FriLast day for faculty initiated drops for nonattendance during the first week of the semester to be turned in to the Registrar’s Office.
     28, FriLast day to apply for graduation, using myBoiseState, for graduate and undergraduate degrees and certificates to be awarded in December 2015.
    September4, FriLast day to waive Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) using myBoiseState.
     4, FriFall Financial Aid census date - eligibility for financial aid determined by number of credits registered on this date.
     4, FriLast day for students living on campus to change residential meal plans.
     4, FriLast day to add graduate dissertation, thesis, project, or portfolio credit.
     4, FriLast day to submit Idaho Residency Determination Worksheet with documentation to Registrar’s Office to declare Idaho residency for Fall 2015 consideration.
     7, MonLabor Day Holiday (no classes - University offices closed).
    October2, FriLast day to add undergraduate internship or independent study.
     2, FriLast day to add graduate assessment (master's preliminary examination, doctoral preliminary examination, thesis proposal, dissertation proposal, master's comprehensive examination, doctoral comprehensive examination), directed research, independent study, internship, practicum, or reading and conference.
     12, MonColumbus Day (Classes in session. University offices open).
     16, FriRecommended last day for final oral dissertation, thesis, or project defense for graduate degrees to be awarded in December 2015.
    November6, FriLast day to submit advisor-approved version of dissertation or thesis with signed Final Reading Approval and Access Agreement for a Thesis or Dissertation to the Thesis and Dissertation Office for degrees to be awarded in December 2015.
    11, WedVeterans Day (Classes in session. University offices open).
     23-29, M-SuThanksgiving holiday (No classes. University offices closed November 26-27).
      December11, FriLast day to submit final version of dissertation or thesis to the Thesis and Dissertation Office for graduate degrees to be awarded in December 2015.
    11, FriCourse instruction ends
     13, SunWeekend courses end.
     14-18, M-FFinal semester examinations for the Regular session. Exam schedule listed on Registrar’s Office website.
     19, SatCommencement.
     19, Sat Winter break on-campus housing begins for residents with current housing assignment.
     22, TueGrade reports due on myBoiseState.
     24-30, Th-WHoliday Break (University offices closed).
     28, MonLast day to submit Report of Non-Transcripted Culminating Activity form (if needed) to Graduate Admission and Degree Services for graduate degrees to be awarded in December 2015.
    31, ThuNew Year's Eve (University offices closed).
    January1, FriNew Year's Day (University offices closed).
  • Deadlines By Session - Spring 2016
    SessionFee Payment Deadline*Start DateLast Date to Waitlist or Add Without Permission NumberDrop Fee BeginsLast Date For Refund & Last Date to Register/Add or Drop w/o a "W"**Last Date To Drop With a W Or Completely WithdrawLast Date Of Classroom InstructionGrades Due***
    Regular****Jan 7Jan 11Jan 15Jan 17Jan 25Mar 18Apr 29May 10
    1st 5 wkJan 7Jan 11Jan 12Jan 15Jan 13Feb 2Feb 12Feb 16
    2nd 5 wkJan 7Feb 16Feb 17Feb 20Feb 18Mar 9Mar 18Mar 29
    3rd 5 wkJan 7Mar 28Mar 30Apr 1Mar 30Apr 19Apr 29May 10
    1st 8 wkJan 7Jan 11Jan 13Jan 16Jan 15Feb 16Mar 4Mar 8
    2nd 8 wk*****Jan 7Mar 7Mar 9Mar 12Mar 11Apr 19Apr 29May 10
    1st 10 wkJan 7Jan 11Jan 13Jan 16Jan 20Feb 25Mar 18Mar 29
    2nd 10 wkJan 7Feb 16Feb 18Feb 21Feb 24Apr 8Apr 29May 10
    12 wk

    Mtn Home
    Jan 7Jan 11Jan 14Jan 17Jan 21Mar 4Apr 8Apr 12
    *Complete withdrawals on or after this date are subject to a processing fee.
    **Last date to add with permission number, last date to drop or completely withdraw without a W and receive a refund (less a $40.00 Processing Fee), last date to change from Credit-to-Audit or Audit-to-Credit.
    ***Grades will not be considered official until the end-of-term processing has been completed.
    ****The final exams for this session are May 4-8. See Final Examination Schedule.
    *****This session is eight calendar weeks long with seven weeks of in class instruction due to Spring Break.
    Special Session 1 Deadlines
    Last Day to Register/AddLast Day to Drop w/o a "W"Last Day to Drop With a "W"Last Day to Drop with a "F"
    One day before the class beginsOne day before the class beginsOne day before the class endsLast day of class
    Special Session 2 Deadlines
    Last Day to Register/AddLast Day For Refund & to Drop w/o a "W"Last Day to Drop With a "W"First Day to Drop with a Greater Penalty (also W)
    First day of classSecond day of classDay varies by class. Consult the Deadline Calendar on your student schedule in myBoiseState.Day varies by class. Consult the Deadline Calendar on your student schedule in myBoiseState.
    October1, Thu (2015)Spring 2016 on-campus housing application available at Noon for Residence Halls, Suites and Townhomes.
    1, Thu (2015)Recommended last day to submit 2015-2016 FAFSA/FAFSA Renewal for Spring 2016 financial aid (if you have not already done so) in order to have aid available to pay spring semester fees.
    1, Thu (2015)Spring Scholarship Priority Deadline. Last day to have all admission materials received in the Admissions Office for new freshman and transfer students who want to be considered for scholarships for spring 2016. The 2015-2016 FAFSA must be filed by this date to be considered for need based scholarships.
    9, Fri (2015)Last day to submit Application for Admission to Candidacy form to Graduate Admission and Degree Services for graduate degrees to be awarded in May 2016.
     15, Thu (2015)Priority date for international student application materials to be received for spring semester consideration.
     November2, Mon (2015)Registration for continuing students begins for Spring 2016 (by appointment).
    15, Sun (2015)Priority date for undergraduate, degree-seeking applicants to have all admission materials received by Admissions. Applicants who miss this priority date will be considered for degree-seeking status on a space available basis. Students who are not eligible for degree-seeking admission may be considered for nondegree-seeking status and are ineligible for financial aid.
    December21, Mon (2015)Recommended date to finalize student course schedules for Spring 2016 for Financial Aid purposes.
    January4, MonUniversity, college, and department activities for faculty begin this week.
     9, SatResidence Hall, Suite, and Townhome check-in for new residents begins at Noon.
     11, MonCourse instruction begins
     15, FriWeekend courses begin.
     15, FriLast day for faculty initiated drops for nonattendance during the first week of the semester to be turned in to the Registrar’s Office.
     15, FriLast day to apply for graduation, using myBoiseState, for graduate and undergraduate degrees and certificates to be awarded in May 2016.
     18, MonDr. Martin Luther King, Jr./Idaho Human Rights Day holiday (No classes. University offices closed).
    25, MonLast day for students living on-campus to change residential meal plans.
    25, MonLast day to waive Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) using myBoiseState.
     25, MonSpring Financial Aid census date - eligibility for financial aid determined by number of credits registered on this date.
     25, MonLast day to add graduate dissertation, thesis, project, or portfolio credit.
     25, MonLast day to submit Idaho Residency Determination Worksheet with documentation to Registrar’s Office to declare Idaho residency for Spring 2016.
    February15, MonPresident’s Day holiday (No classes. University offices closed).
    19, FriLast day to add undergraduate internship and independent study.
     19, FriLast day to add graduate assessment (master's preliminary examination, doctoral preliminary examination, thesis proposal, dissertation proposal, master's comprehensive examination, doctoral comprehensive examination), directed research, independent study, internship, practicum, or reading and conference.
    March4, FriRecommended last day for final oral dissertation, thesis, or project defense for graduate degrees to be awarded in May 2016.
    18, FriLast day to submit advisor-approved version of dissertation or thesis with signed Final Reading Approval and Access Agreement for a Thesis or Dissertation to the Thesis and Dissertation Office for degrees to be awarded in May 2016.
     21-27, M-SuSpring vacation. (No Classes. University offices open March 21-25).
    April29, FriCourse instruction ends.
     29, FriLast day to submit final version of dissertation or thesis to the Thesis and Dissertation Office for graduate degrees to be awarded in May 2016.
    May1, SunWeekend classes end.
     2-6, M-FFinal semester examinations for the Regular session. Exam schedule listed on the Registrar's Office website.
     7, SatResidence Halls, Suites, and Townhomes (9 month agreement) close at Noon.
     7, SatCommencement.
     10, TuesGrade reports due using myBoiseState.
  • Deadlines By Session - Summer 2016
    SessionFee Payment Deadline*Start DateLast Date to Waitlist or Add Without Permission NumberDrop Fee BeginsLast Date For Refund & Last Date to Register/Add or Drop w/o a "W"**Last Date To Drop With a W Or Completely WithdrawLast Date Of Classroom InstructionGrades Due***
    1st 3 wkMay 5May 9May 9May 13May 10May 20May 29May 31
    1st 5 wkMay 26May 31June 1June 4June 2June 22July 3July 5
    2nd 5 wkJune 30July 5July 6July 9July 7July 27Aug 7Aug 9
    1st 7 wkMay 5May 9May 11May 13May 12June 8June 26June 28
    2nd 7 wkJune 23June 27June 29July 1June 30July 27Aug 14Aug 16
    10 wkMay 26May 31June 2June 5June 8July 15Aug 7Aug 9
    14 wkMay 5May 9May 13May 15May 19July 12Aug 14Aug 16
    *Complete withdrawals on or after this date are subject to a processing fee.
    **Last date to add with permission number, last date to drop or completely withdraw without a W and receive a refund (less a $40.00 Processing Fee), last date to change from Credit-to-Audit or Audit-to-Credit.
    ***Grades will not be considered official until the end-of-term processing has been completed.
    Special Session 1 Deadlines
    Last Day to Register/AddLast Day to Drop w/o a "W"Last Day to Drop With a "W"Last Day to Drop with a "F"
    One day before the class beginsOne day before the class beginsOne day before the class endsLast day of class
    Special Session 2 Deadlines
    Last Day to Register/AddLast Day For Refund & to Drop w/o a "W"Last Day to Drop With a "W"First Day to Drop with a Greater Penalty (also W)
    First day of classSecond day of classDay varies by class. Consult the Deadline Calendar on your student schedule in myBoiseState.Day varies by class. Consult the Deadline Calendar on your student schedule in myBoiseState.
    February16, TuesRegistration begins for Summer 2016.
    19, FriLast day to submit Application for Admission to Candidacy form to Graduate Admission and Degree Services for graduate degrees to be awarded in August 2016.
    29, MonSummer 2016 on-campus housing application available at Noon.
    March11, FriRecommended last date to submit 2015-2016 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for consideration for financial aid for Summer 2016.
    May 15, SunPriority date for undergraduate, degree-seeking applicants to have all admission materials received by Admissions. Applicants who miss this priority date will be considered for degree-seeking status on a space available basis. Students who are not eligible for degree-seeking admission may be considered for nondegree-seeking status and are ineligible for financial aid.
    30, MonMemorial Day Holiday (No classes. University offices closed).
    June2, ThuSummer Financial Aid Census Date - eligibility for financial aid determined by number of credits registered on this date.
     3, FriLast day to apply for graduation, using myBoiseState, for graduate and undergraduate degrees and certificates to be awarded in August 2016.
     17, FriRecommended last day for final oral defense of dissertation, thesis, or project for graduate degrees to be awarded in August 2016.
     18, SatLast day for students to work using 2015-2016 work study awards.
     27, MonLast day to add undergraduate independent study or internship.
     27, MomLast day to add graduate assessment (master's preliminary examination, doctoral preliminary examination, thesis proposal, dissertation proposal, master's comprehensive examination, doctoral comprehensive examination), directed research, independent study, internship, practicum, or reading and conference.
     July4, FriIndependence Day. (No classes. University offices closed).
    8, FriLast day to submit advisor-approved version of dissertation or thesis with signed Final Reading Approval and Access Agreement for a Thesis or Dissertation to the Thesis and Dissertation Office for degrees to be awarded in August 2016.
     August1, MonLast day to submit final copies of dissertation or thesis to the Thesis and Dissertation Office for graduate degrees to be awarded in August 2016.
    12, FriSummer housing ends. Residents transition to Fall housing assignments.
  • Final examinations will be held Friday, December 12 -Thursday, December 18 according to the following schedule.

    All examinations will be held in the regularly assigned classroom unless the instructor arranges for another room and notifies all students. Arrangements for examination (if required) for Applied Music, laboratory, clinical or activity courses will be made by instructors.

    Classes that meet at nonstandard times or do not meet the entire time of the standard meeting time will not have a scheduled exam time. Hybrid courses will not have an exam time either.  Instructors may contact the Registrar’s Office to inquire if a time and room is available. Instructors need to use caution in scheduling exams for non-standard times so that students will not have conflicts.

    NOTE:

    No test or examination will be given during the last seven calendar days preceding the first day of the officially scheduled final examination period of the fall or spring semester, except in those lab or performance classes where it is necessary. No take home test or exam may be made due during this period although a take home final test or examination may be distributed.

    Final Exam Schedule Fall 2014

    CLASS DAYCLASS TIMEFINAL EXAM DATEFINAL EXAM TIME
    M7:30am – 10:15 amMonday, December 15, 20147:00 am - 9:00 am
    M9:00 am – 11:45 amMonday, December 15, 20149:30 am - 11:30 am
    M4:30 pm – 7:15 pmMonday, December 15, 20145:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    M6:00 pm – 8:45 pmMonday, December 15, 20147:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    M7:30 pm – 10:15 pmMonday, December 15, 20147:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    M/W12:00 pm – 1:15 pmMonday, December 15, 201412:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    M/W1:30 pm – 2:45 pmWednesday, December 17, 20142:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    M/W3:00 pm – 4:15 pmMonday, December 15, 20142:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    M/W4:30 pm – 5:45 pmWednesday, December 17, 20145:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    M/W6:00 pm – 7:15 pmMonday, December 15, 20145:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    M/W7:30 pm – 8:45 pmMonday, December 15, 20147:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    M/W/F7:30 am – 8:20 amMonday, December 15, 20147:00 am - 9:00 am
    M/W/F7:55 am – 8:45 amWednesday, December 17, 20147:00 am - 9:00 am
    M/W/F9:00 am – 9:50 amMonday, December 15, 20149:30 am - 11:30 am
    M/W/F10:30 am – 11:20 amWednesday, December 17, 201412:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    M/W/F12:00 pm – 12:50 pmMonday, December 15, 201412:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    M/W/F1:30 pm – 2:20 pmWednesday, December 17, 20142:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    M/W/F3:00 pm – 3:50 pmMonday, December 15, 20142:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    M/W/F4:30 pm – 5:20 pmWednesday, December 17, 20145:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    M/W/F4:55 pm – 5:45 pmWednesday, December 17, 20145:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    T4:30 pm – 7:15 pmTuesday, December 16, 20145:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    T6:00 pm – 8:45 pmTuesday, December 16, 20147:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    T7:30 pm – 10:15 pmTuesday, December 16, 20147:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    T/Th7:30 am – 8:45 amTuesday, December 16, 20147:00 am - 9:00 am
    T/Th9:00 am – 10:15 amTuesday, December 16, 20149:30 am - 11:30 am
    T/Th10:30 am – 11:45 amThursday, December 18, 20149:30 am - 11:30 am
    T/Th12:00 pm – 1:15 pmTuesday, December 16, 201412:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    T/Th1:30 pm – 2:45 pmTuesday, December 16, 20142:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    T/Th3:00 pm – 4:15 pmThursday, December 18, 201412:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    T/Th4:30 pm – 5:45 pmTuesday, December 16, 20145:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    T/Th6:00 pm – 7:15 pmThursday, December 18, 20145:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    T/Th7:30 pm – 8:45 pmTuesday, December 16, 20147:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    W4:30 pm – 7:15 pmWednesday, December 17, 20145:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    W6:00 pm – 8:45 pmWednesday, December 17, 20147:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    W7:30 pm – 10:15 pmWednesday, December 17, 20147:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    W/F7:30 am – 8:45 am.Wednesday, December 17, 20177:00 am - 9:00 am
    W/F9:00 am – 10:15 amWednesday, December 17, 20149:30 am - 11:30 am
    W/F10:30 am – 11:45 amWednesday, December 17, 201412:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    Th6:00 am – 8:45 amThursday, December 18, 20147:00 am - 9:00 am
    Th4:30 pm – 7:15 pmThursday, December 18, 20145:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Th6:00 pm – 8:45 pmThursday, December 18, 20147:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    Th7:30 pm – 10:15 pmThursday, December 18, 20147:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    F12:00 pm - 2:45 pmThursday, December 18, 20142:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    F1:30 pm - 4:15 pmThursday, December 18, 20142:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    F3:00 pm – 5:45 pmFriday, December 12, 20145:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    F4:30 pm -7:15 pmFriday, December 12, 20145:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    F6:00 pm – 8:45 pmFriday, December 12, 20147:30 pm – 9:30 pm
    F7:30 pm – 10:15 pmFriday, December 12, 20147:30 pm – 9:30 pm
    Sat8:30 am – 10:30 amSaturday, December 13, 20148:30 am – 10:30 am
    Sat11:30 am – 1:30 pmSaturday, December 13, 201411:30 am – 1:30 pm

    Boise State Grades Available on my.BoiseState!

    Fall grades are due on Monday, December 29, 2014 . You can view your grades as they are being entered on my.BoiseState. Log into my.BoiseState using your username and password. Once you are in:

    • Click on ‘Student Center’
    • from the ‘Other Academic’ drop down menu select Grades
    • Select the term and click ‘Continue’

    my.BoiseState is available 24 hours/7 days a week. If you have questions, please call the Help Desk at (208) 426-HELP (4357).

  • Final examinations will be held Monday, May 4 -Friday, May 8 according to the following schedule.

    All examinations will be held in the regularly assigned classroom unless the instructor arranges for another room and notifies all students. Arrangements for examination (if required) for Applied Music, laboratory, clinical or activity courses will be made by instructors.

    Classes that meet at nonstandard times or do not meet the entire time of the standard meeting time will not have a scheduled exam time. Hybrid courses will not have an exam time either.  Instructors may contact the Registrar’s Office to inquire if a time and room is available. Instructors need to use caution in scheduling exams for non-standard times so that students will not have conflicts.

    NOTE:

    No test or examination will be given during the last seven calendar days preceding the first day of the officially scheduled final examination period of the fall or spring semester, except in those lab or performance classes where it is necessary. No take home test or exam may be made due during this period although a take home final test or examination may be distributed.

    Final Exam Schedule Spring 2015

    CLASS DAYCLASS TIMEFINAL EXAM DATEFINAL EXAM TIME
    M6:00 am - 8:45 amMon, May 47:30 am - 9:30 am
    M7:30 am – 10:15 amMon, May 410:00 am - 12:00 pm
    M9:00 am – 11:45 amMon, May 410:00 am - 12:00 pm
    M4:30 pm – 7:15 pmMon, May 45:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    M6:00 pm – 8:45 pmMon, May 45:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    M7:30 pm – 10:15 pmMon, May 48:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    M/W12:00 pm – 1:15 pmMon, May 412:30 pm - 2:30 pm
    M/W1:30 pm – 2:45 pmMon, May 43:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    M/W3:00 pm – 4:15 pmWed, May 612:30 pm - 2:30 pm
    M/W4:30 pm – 5:45 pmWed, May 63:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    M/W6:00 pm – 7:15 pmMon, May 45:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    M/W7:30 pm – 8:45 pmWed, May 65:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    M/W9:00 pm – 10:15 pmMon, May 48:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    M/W/F6:00 am – 6:50 amFri, May 87:30 am - 9:30 am
    M/W/F6:25 am – 7:15 amFri, May 87:30 am - 9:30 am
    M/W/F7:30 am – 8:20 amWed, May 67:30 am - 9:30 am
    M/W/F7:55 am – 8:45 amWed, May 67:30 am - 9:30 am
    M/W/F9:00 am – 9:50 amMon, May 410:00 am - 12:00 pm
    M/W/F10:30 am – 11:20 amWed, May 610:00 am - 12:00 pm
    M/W/F12:00 pm – 12:50 pmMon, May 412:30 pm - 2:30 pm
    M/W/F1:30 pm – 2:20 pmMon, May 43:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    M/W/F3:00 pm – 3:50 pmWed, May 612:30 pm - 2:30 pm
    M/W/F4:30 pm – 5:20 pmWed, May 63:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    M/W/F4:55 pm – 5:45 pmWed, May 63:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    T6:00 am – 8:45 amTue, May 57:30 am - 9:30 am
    T4:30 pm – 7:15 pmTue, May 55:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    T6:00 pm - 8:45 pmTue, May 55:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    T7:30 pm – 10:15 pmTue, May 58:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    T/Th6:00 am – 7:15 amTue, May 57:30 am - 9:30 am
    T/Th7:30 am – 8:45 amThu, May 77:30 am - 9:30 am
    T/Th9:00 am – 10:15 amTue, May 510:00 am - 12:00 pm
    T/Th10:30 am – 11:45 amThu, May 710:00 am - 12:00 pm
    T/Th12:00 pm – 1:15 pmTue, May 512:30 pm - 2:30 pm
    T/Th1:30 pm – 2:45 pmThu, May 712:30 pm - 3:30 pm
    T/Th3:00 pm – 4:15 pmTue, May 53:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    T/Th4:30 pm – 5:45 pmThu, May 73:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    T/Th6:00 pm – 7:15 pmTue, May 55:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    T/Th7:30 pm – 8:45 pmThu, May 75:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    T/Th9:00 pm – 10:15 pmTue, May 58:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    W6:00 am – 8:45 amWed, May 67:30 am - 9:30 am
    W4:30 pm – 7:15 pmWed, May 63:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    W6:00 pm – 8:45 pmWed, May 65:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    W7:30 pm – 10:15 pmWed, May 65:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    W/F6:00 am – 7:15 amFri, May 87:30 am - 9:30 am
    W/F7:30 am – 8:45 amWed, May 67:30 am - 9:30 am
    W/F9:00 am – 10:15 amFri, May 810:00 am - 12:00 pm
    W/F10:30 am – 11:45 amWed, May 610:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Th6:00 am-8:45 amThu, May 77:30 am - 9:30 am
    Th4:30 pm – 7:15 pmThu, May 73:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Th6:00 pm – 8:45 pmThu, May 75:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Th7:30 pm – 10:15 pmThu, May 75:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    F6:00 am – 8:45 amFri, May 87:30 am - 9:30 am
    F12:00 pm - 2:45 pmFri, May 812:30 pm - 2:30 pm
    F1:30 pm - 4:15 pmFri, May 812:30 pm - 2:30 pm
    F3:00 pm – 5:45 pmFri, May 83:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    F4:30 pm -7:15 pmFri, May 83:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    F6:00 pm – 8:45 pmFri, May 85:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    F7:30 pm – 10:15 pmFri, May 88:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    Boise State Grades Available on myBoiseState!

    Spring grades are due on Tuesday, May 12, 2015 . You can view your grades as they are being entered on myBoiseState. Log into my.BoiseState using your username and password. Once you are in:

    • Click on ‘Student Center’
    • from the ‘Other Academic’ drop down menu select Grades
    • Select the term and click ‘Continue’

    myBoiseState is available 24 hours/7 days a week. If you have questions, please call the Help Desk at (208) 426-HELP (4357).