College of Law 2017-2018

Fall 2017

Tentative Calendar

August

  • August 22 -- Tuesday - Payment Deadline for fall 2017 fees
  • August 22 -- Tuesday - Class work begins
  • August 22 -- Tuesday - Add/Drop
  • August 22 -- Tuesday - Last day a student may officially drop a course or cancel registration with the university Registrar for a full refund of fees
  • August 23 -- Wednesday - Add/Drop

September
  • September 4 -- Monday - Labor Day -- Academic Holiday
  • September 5 -- Tuesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive an 80 percent refund
  • September 5 -- Tuesday - Monday classes meet
  • September 6 -- Wednesday - Last day to add a class for the 2017 fall semester
  • September 20 -- Wednesday - Last day to change grading option (credit to audit or audit to credit)
  • September 20 -- Wednesday - Last day to drop a course without it appearing on student’s transcript
  • September 20 -- Wednesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course schedule and receive a 50 percent refund
  • September 27 -- Wednesday - Last day to file an application for a December degree
  • September 28 -- Thursday - Deadline to apply for Kentucky residency for this semester

October
  • October 10 -- Tuesday - Last day to withdraw from a course. Students may withdraw after this date only upon petition to the Dean’s office specifying “reasons relating to extended illness or equivalent distress.”
  • October 30-November 21 -- Monday through Tuesday - Priority Registration for the 2018 Spring Semester

November
  • November 22-25 -- Wednesday through Saturday - Thanksgiving Holidays -- Academic Holidays

December
  • December 1 -- Friday - End of class work
  • December 2-4 -- Saturday through Monday - Law Examination Reading Period
  • December 5-16 -- Tuesday through Saturday - Law Final Examination Period
  • December 16 -- Saturday - End of 2017 Fall Semester

Spring 2018

January
  • January 8 -- Monday - Add/Drop
  • January 8 -- Monday - Class work begins
  • January 9 -- Tuesday - Add/Drop
  • January 9 -- Tuesday - Last day a student may officially drop a course or cancel registration with the University Registrar for a full refund of fees
  • January 15 -- Monday Martin Luther King Birthday -- Academic Holiday
  • January 17 -- Wednesday - Last day to add a class for the 2018 Spring Semester
  • January 17 -- Wednesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive an 80 percent refund
  • January 19 -- Friday - Payment deadline of registration fees
  • January 31 -- Wednesday Last day to drop a course without it appearing on your transcript
  • January 31 -- Wednesday Last day to change grading option (credit to audit or audit to credit)

February
  • February 7 -- Wednesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course schedule and receive a 50 percent refund
  • February 8 -- Thursday - Last day to file an application for a May degree
  • February 26 -- Monday - Last day to withdraw from a course. Students may withdraw after this date only upon petition to the Dean’s office specifying “reasons relating to extended illness or equivalent distress.”

March
  • March 1 -- Thursday - Last day for submission of application for admission for 2018 Fall Semester
  • March 12-17 -- Monday through Saturday - Spring Vacation -- Academic Holidays
  • March 26-April 17 -- Monday through Tuesday - Priority Registration for the 2018 Summer Session and 2018 Fall Semester

April
  • April 20 -- Friday - End of class work
  • April 21-23 -- Saturday through Monday - Law Examination Reading Period
  • April 24-May 5 -- Tuesday through Saturday - Law Final Examination Period

May
  • May 4 -- Friday Law Commencement
  • May 5 -- Saturday End of 2018 Spring Semester

2018 Four-Week -- First Summer Session

May
  • May 8 -- Tuesday - First day of classes
  • May 8 -- Tuesday - Last day a student may officially drop a course or cancel registration with the University Registrar for a full refund of fees
  • May 8-9 -- Tuesday through Wednesday - Late registration for returning students not already registered and new applicants cleared late for admission. A late fee is assessed students who register late.
  • May 9 -- Wednesday - Last day to add a class for the 2018 Four-Week Intersession
  • May 9 -- Wednesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive an 80 percent refund
  • May 14 -- Monday - Last day to drop a course without it appearing on the student’s transcript
  • May 14 -- Monday - Last day to change grading option; credit to audit or audit to credit)
  • May 15 -- Tuesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive a 50 percent refund
  • May 21 -- Monday - Last Day to pay 4 week tuition
  • May 21 -- Monday - Midterm of 2018 Four-Week Intersession
  • May 22 -- Tuesday - Last day to withdraw from the University or reduce course load. Students can withdraw or reduce course load after this date only for “urgent non-academic reasons.”
  • May 28 -- Monday - Memorial Day -- Academic Holiday
  • May 29 -- Tuesday - Last day to withdraw from the University or reduce course load. Students can withdraw or reduce course load after this date only for “urgent non-academic reasons.”

June
  • June 1 -- Friday End of class work
  • June 2-3 -- Saturday and Sunday - Law Examination Reading Period
  • June 4-5 -- Monday and Tuesday - Law Final Examination Period
  • June 5 -- Tuesday - End of Four Week Intersession

2018 Summer Term


June
  • June 7 -- Thursday - Class work begins
  • June 8 -- Thursday - Last day a student may officially drop a course or cancel registration with the University Registrar for a full refund of fees
  • June 8 -- Friday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive an 80 percent refund
  • June 8 -- Friday - Last day to enter an organized class for the 2018 eight week summer session
  • June 18 -- Monday - Last day to change grading option (credit to audit or audit to credit)
  • June 18 -- Monday - Last day to drop a course without it appearing on student’s transcript
  • June 20 -- Wednesday - Payment Deadline
  • June 21 -- Thursday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course schedule and receive a 50 percent refund
  • June 22 -- Friday - Last day to file an application for an August degree

July
  • July 3 -- Tuesday - Last day to withdraw from a course. Students may withdraw after this date only upon petition to the Dean’s office specifying “reasons relating to extended illness or equivalent distress.”
  • July 4 -- Wednesday - Independence Day -- Academic Holiday
  • July 27 -- Friday - End of class work
  • July 28 and 29 -- Saturday and Sunday - Law Examination Reading Period
  • July 30-August 2 -- Monday through Thursday - Law Final Examination Period

August
  • August 2 -- Thursday - End of 2018 Summer Session