College of Law

Fall 2015

August

  • August 22 – Saturday - Payment Deadline for fall 2015 fees
  • August 25 – Tuesday - Class work begins
  • August 25 – Tuesday - Add/Drop
  • August 25 – Tuesday - Last day a student may officially drop a course or cancel registration with the university Registrar for a full refund of fees
  • August 26 – Wednesday - Add/Drop
  • August 26 – Wednesday - Payment deadline of registration fee and/or housing and dining fees – if total amount due is not paid as indicated on the account past due will be assessed

September

  • September 1 – Tuesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive an 80 percent refund
  • September 7 – Monday - Labor Day – Academic Holiday
  • September 8 – Tuesday - Monday Classes Meet
  • September 9 – Wednesday - Last day to add a class for the 2015 fall semester
  • September 23 – Wednesday - Last day to change grading option (credit to audit or audit to credit)
  • September 23 – Wednesday - Last day to drop a course without it appearing on student’s transcript
  • September 23 – Wednesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course schedule and receive a 50 percent refund
  • September 30 – Wednesday - Last day to file an application for a December degree

October

  • October 1 – Thursday - Deadline to apply for Kentucky residency for this semester
  • October 14 – 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.”

November

  • November 2-24 – Monday through Tuesday - Priority Registration for the 2016 Spring Semester
  • November 25-28 – Wednesday through Saturday - Thanksgiving Holidays – Academic Holidays

December

  • December 4 – Friday - End of class work
  • December 5-7 – Saturday through Monday - Law Examination Reading Period
  • December 8-19 – Tuesday through Saturday - Law Final Examination Period
  • December 19 – Saturday - End of 2015 Fall Semester

Spring 2016

January

  • January 11 – Monday - Add/Drop
  • January 11 – Monday - Class work begins
  • January 12 – Tuesday - Add/Drop
  • January 12 – Tuesday - Last day a student may officially drop a course or cancel registration with the University Registrar for a full refund of fees
  • January 18 – Monday - Martin Luther King Birthday – Academic Holiday
  • January 20 – Wednesday - Last day to add a class for the 2016 Spring Semester
  • January 20 – Wednesday Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive an 80 percent refund
  • January 22 – Friday - Payment deadline of registration fees and/or housing and dining fees – if total amount due is not paid as indicated on the account statement, a late payment fee of 1.25 percent of the amount past due will be assessed

February

  • February 3 – Wednesday - Last day to drop a course without it appearing on your transcript
  • February 3 – Wednesday - Last day to change grading option (credit to audit or audit to credit)
  • February 10 – Wednesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course schedule and receive a 50 percent refund
  • February 11 – Thursday - Last day to file an application for a May degree
  • February 29 – 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 – Tuesday - Last day for submission of application for admission for 2016 Fall Semester
  • March 14-19 – Monday through Saturday - Spring Vacation – Academic Holidays
  • March 28-April 19 – Monday through Tuesday - Priority Registration for the 2016 Summer Session and 2016 Fall Semester

April

  • April 22 – Friday - End of class work
  • April 23-25 – Saturday through Monday - Law Examination Reading Period
  • April 26-May 7 – Tuesday through Saturday - Law Final Examination Period

May

  • May 6 – Friday - Law Commencement
  • May 7 – Saturday - End of 2016 Spring Semester

2016 Four-Week – First Summer Session

May

  • May 3-9 – Tuesday through Monday - Add/drop continue for students enrolled in the 2016 Spring Semester
  • May 10 – Tuesday - First day of classes
  • May 10 – Tuesday - Last day a student may officially drop a course or cancel registration with the University Registrar for a full refund of fees
  • May 10-11 – 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 11 – Wednesday - Last day to add a class for the 2016 Four-Week Intersession
  • May 11 – Wednesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive an 80 percent refund
  • May 16 – Monday - Last day to drop a course without it appearing on the student’s transcript
  • May 16 – Monday - Last day to change grading option (pass/fail to letter grade or letter grade to pass/fail; credit to audit or audit to credit)
  • May 17 – Tuesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive a 50 percent refund
  • May 22 – Last day to pay 4 week tuition
  • May 23 – Monday - Midterm of 2016 Four-Week Intersession
  • May 24 – 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 30 – Monday - Memorial Day – Academic Holiday

June

  • June 3 – Friday - End of class work
  • June 4-5 – Saturday and Sunday - Law Examination Reading Period
  • June 6-7 – Monday and Tuesday - Law Final Examination Period
  • June 7 – Tuesday - End of Four Week Intersession

2016 Summer Term

June

  • June 9 – Thursday - Class work begins
  • June 9 – Thursday - Last day a student may officially drop a course or cancel registration with the University Registrar for a full refund of fees
  • June 10 – Friday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive an 80 percent refund
  • June 10 – Friday - Last day to enter an organized class for the 2016 eight week summer session
  • June 20 – Monday - Last day to change grading option (credit to audit or audit to credit)
  • June 20 – Monday - Last day to drop a course without it appearing on student’s transcript
  • June 22 – Wednesday - Payment deadline
  • June 23 – Thursday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course schedule and receive a 50 percent refund
  • June 24 – Friday - Last day to file an application for an August degree

July

  • July 4 – Monday - Independence Day – Academic Holiday
  • July 5 – 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 29 – Friday - End of class work
  • July 30 and 31 – Saturday and Sunday - Law Examination Reading Period

August

  • August 1-4 – Monday through Thursday - Law Final Examination Period
  • August 4 – Thursday - End of 2016 Summer Session