Academic Calendar Fall 2013
|Deadlines By Session - Fall 2013|
|Session||Fee Payment Deadline||Start Date||Last Date to Add Without Permission Number||Drop Fee Begins||Last Date For Refund & Last Date to Register/Add or Drop w/o a "W"*||Last Date To Drop With a W Or Completely Withdraw||Last Day of Classes||Grades Due|
|Regular*||Aug 22||Aug 26||Aug 30||Sept 1||Sept 9||Oct 4||Dec13**||Dec 30|
|1st 5 wk||Aug 22||Aug 26||Aug 27||Aug 30||Aug 28||Sept 6||Sept 27||Dec 30|
|2nd 5 wk||Aug 22||Sept 30||Oct 1||Oct 4||Oct 2||Oct 11||Nov 1||Dec 30|
|3rd 5 wk||Aug 22||Nov 4||Nov 5||Nov 8||Nov 6||Nov 15||Dec 13||Dec 30|
|1st 8 wk||Aug 22||Aug 26||Aug 28||Aug 31||Aug 30||Sept 16||Oct 18||Dec 30|
|2nd 8 wk**||Aug 22||Oct 21||Oct 23||Oct 26||Oct 25||Nov 11||Dec 13***||Dec 30|
|1st 10 wk||Aug 22||Aug 26||Aug 28||Aug 31||Sept 4||Sept 20||Nov 1||Dec 30|
|2nd 10 wk||Aug 22||Sept 30||Oct 2||Oct 5||Oct 8||Oct 25||Dec 13||Dec 30|
|Aug 22||Aug 26||Aug 29||Sept 1||Sept 5||Sept 26||Nov 15||Dec 30|
*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.
**The final exams for this session are December 16-19. See Final Examination Schedule listed on Registrar's Office website for exact dates and times.
***This session is eight calendar weeks long with seven weeks of in class instruction due to the Thanksgiving Week Break.
|For Registration Information see the Fall Schedule of Classes|
|February||15, Fri||Free Application for 2013-2014 Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) priority filing deadline for new and transfer students. Students who will begin enrollment at BSU during the Fall 2013 semester should transmit the FAFSA, including any required signature pages, by February 15, 2013. New and transfer students who meet this deadline will automatically be considered for most need-based scholarships and tuition waivers and will receive priority consideration for certain grant, loan, and work-study programs.|
|15, Fri||Scholarship deadlines: Last day to have all admission materials received in the Admissions Office for new and transfer students who want to be considered for scholarships for the 2013-2014 year. Last day for the “BSU Supplemental Scholarship Application” to be received in the Financial Aid Office to be considered for special 2013-2014 merit and need-based scholarships. Last day for the “Brown Scholarship” application to be received in the Honors College. The Boise State Financial Aid website contains a listing of departments that require a separate scholarship application.|
|March||15, Fri||Free Application for 2013-2014 Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) priority filing deadline for continuing students. Deadline for submitting Supplemental Scholarship Application. Students attending BSU Spring 2014 and who plan to continue attendance during the 2013-2014 academic year should transmit the FAFSA or renewal FAFSA, including any required signature pages, by March 15, 2013. Students who meet this deadline will receive priority consideration for certain scholarship, grant, loan, and work-study programs.|
|April||1, Mon||Registration for continuing students begins for Fall 2013 (by appointment).||May||15, Wed||Last day for undergraduate, degree-seeking applicants for fall semester to have all admission materials received by the Admissions Office. Students who miss this deadline will be considered for nondegree-seeking (part-time, 7 or less credits) status only and are ineligible for financial aid.|
Priority deadline for international student application materials to be received for fall semester consideration.
Last day to submit financial aid documents to maintain 2013-2014 priority aid.
|June||28, Fri||Last 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.|
First day students can begin working using 2013-2014 work-study awards.
|August||19, Mon||University, College, and Department Activities for Faculty begin this week.|
|23, Fri||Residence Halls open at 8:30 a.m. (in one-and-a-half hour shifts).|
|26, Mon||Course instruction begins|
|30, Fri||Weekend University courses begin.|
|30, Fri||Last day for faculty initiated drops for nonattendance during the first week of the semester to be turned in to the Registrar’s Office.|
|30, Fri||Last day to apply for graduation, using my.BoiseState, for graduate and undergraduate degrees and certificates to be awarded in December.|
|September||2, Mon||Labor Day Holiday (no classes - University offices closed).|
|9, Mon||Last day to waive Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) using my.BoiseState.|
|9, Mon||Pell Grant eligibility determined by number of credits registeredon this date.|
|9, Mon||Last day to add graduate dissertation, thesis or project credit.|
|9, Mon||Last day to submit Idaho Residency Determination Worksheet with documentation to Registrar’s Office to declare Idaho residency for Fall 2013 consideration.|
|October||4, Fri||Last day to add undergraduate internship or independent study.|
|4, Fri||Last day to add graduate assessment, internship, independent study, directed research, practicum, readings and conference.|
|7, Mon||Last day to submit Application for Admission to Candidacy form to Graduate Admission and Degree Services for graduate degrees to be awarded in May.|
|14, Mon||Columbus Day Observed (classes in session and University offices open).|
|18, Fri||Recommended last day for final oral dissertaion, thesis, or project defense for December graduation.|
|November||8, Fri||Last day to submit review copies of dissertation or thesis with Final Reading Approval signed by supervisory committee chair to Thesis and Dissertaton Office for December graduation.|
|11, Mon||Veterans Day observed (classes in session and University offices open).|
|25-30, M-Sat||Thanksgiving Holiday - no classes (University offices closed November 28-29).|
|December||1, Sun||Thanksgiving holiday continued.|
|13, Fri||Course instruction ends|
|13, Fri||Last day to submit final copies of dissertation or thesis to the Thesis and Dissertation Office for December graduation.|
|15, Sun||Weekend University courses end.|
|16-19, M-Th||Final semester examinations for the Regular session. Exam schedule listed on Registrar's Office website.|
|20, Fri||Residence halls close at Noon.|
|23-27, Mon-Fri||University offices closed.|
|30, Mon||Grade reports due on My.BoiseState.|
|30, Mon||Last day to submit Report of Culminating Activity form (if needed) to Graduate Admission and Degree Services for graduate degrees to be
awarded in December.
|January||1, Wed||New Year's Day (University offices closed).|