College of Law

Fall 2012 Semester

August, 2012

  • August 20 - Monday- Class work begins
  • August 20 - Monday - Add/Drop
  • August 20 - Monday - Last day a student may officially drop a course or cancel registration with the university Registrar for a full refund of fees
  • August 21 - Tuesday - Add/Drop
  • August 22 - 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
  • August 28 - Tuesday - Last day to add a class for the 2012 fall semester
  • August 28 - Tuesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive an 80 percent refund

September, 2012

  • September 3 - Monday - Labor Day - Academic Holiday
  • September 12 - Wednesday - Last day to change grading option (credit to audit or audit to credit)
  • September 12 - Wednesday - Last day to drop a course without it appearing on student's transcript
  • September 19 - Wednesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course schedule and receive a 50 percent refund
  • September 20 - Thursday - Last day to file an application for a December degree
  • September 20 - Thursday - Deadline to apply for Kentucky residency for this semester

October, 2012

  • October 9 - 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 29 -November 20 - Monday through Tuesday - Priority Registration for the 2013 Spring Semester

November, 2012

  • November 6 - Tuesday - Presidential Election - Academic Holiday
  • November 21-25 - Wednesday through Saturday - Thanksgiving Holidays - Academic Holidays
  • November 30 - Friday - End of class work

December, 2012

  • December 1-3 - Saturday through Monday - Law Examination Reading Period
  • December 4-15 - Tuesday through Saturday - Law Final Examination Period
  • December 15 - Saturday - End of 2012 Fall Semester


Spring 2013 Semester

January, 2013

  • January 7 - Monday - Add/Drop
  • January 7 - Monday - Class work begins
  • January 8 - Tuesday - Add/Drop
  • January 8 - 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 - Tuesday - Last day to add a class for the 2013 Spring Semester
  • January 15 - Tuesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive an 80 percent refund.
  • January 21 - Monday - Martin Luther King Birthday - Academic Holiday
  • January 22 - Tuesday - 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
  • January 30 - Wednesday Last day to drop a course without it appearing on your transcript
  • January 30 - Wednesday - Last day to change grading option (credit to audit or audit to credit)

February, 2013

  • February 6 - Wednesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course schedule and receive a 50 percent refund
  • February 7 - Thursday - Last day to file an application for a May degree
  • February 22 - Friday - 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, 2013

  • March 1 - Friday - Last day for submission of application for admission for 2013 Fall Semester
  • March 11-16 - Monday through Saturday - Spring Vacation - Academic Holidays
  • March 25-April 16 - Monday through Tuesday - Priority Registration for the 2013 Summer Session and 2013 Fall Semester

April, 2013

  • April 19 - Friday - End of class work
  • April 20-22 - Saturday through Monday - Law Examination Reading Period
  • April 23-May 4 - Tuesday through Saturday - Law Final Examination Period

May, 2013

  • May 3 - Friday - Law Commencement
  • May 4 - Saturday - End of 2013 Spring Semester


4-week Intersession 2013

April, 2013

  • April 30-May 6 - Tuesday through Monday - Add/drop continue for students enrolled in the 2013 Spring Semester

May, 2013

  • May 7 - Tuesday - First day of classes
  • May 7 - Tuesday - Last day a student may officially drop a course or cancel registration with the University Registrar for a full refund of fees
  • May 7-8 - 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 8 - Wednesday - Last day to add a class for the 2013 Four-Week Intersession
  • May 8 - Wednesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive an 80 percent refund
  • May 13 - Monday - Last day to drop a course without it appearing on the student 's transcript
  • May 13 - 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 14 - Tuesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive a 50 percent refund
  • May 20 - Monday - Midterm of 2013 Four-Week Intersession
  • May 20 - Monday - Last day to withdraw from a course. Students may withdraw after this date only upon petition to the Deans office specifying "reasons relating to extended illness or equivalent distress."
  • May 22 - Wednesday - 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 22 - Wednesday - Payment Deadline
  • May 27 - Monday - Memorial Day - Academic Holiday
  • May 31 - Friday - End of class work

June, 2013

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


Summer 2013 Session

June, 2013

  • June 6 - Thursday - Class work begins
  • June 6 - Thursday - Last day a student may officially drop a course or cancel registration with the University Registrar for a full refund of fees
  • June 7 - Friday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive an 80 percent refund
  • June 7 - Friday - Last day to enter an organized class for the 2013 eight week summer session
  • June 17 - Monday - Last day to change grading option (credit to audit or audit to credit)
  • June 17 - Monday - Last day to drop a course without it appearing on student's transcript
  • June 20 - Thursday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course schedule and receive a 50 percent refund
  • June 21 - Friday - Last day to file an application for an August degree
  • June 22 - Saturday - Payment deadline

July, 2013

  • July 1 - 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."
  • July 4 - Thursday - Independence Day - Academic Holiday
  • July 26 - Friday - End of class work
  • July 27-28 - Saturday and Sunday - Law Examination Reading Period
  • July 29-August 1 - Monday through Thursday - Law Final Examination Period

August, 2013

  • August 1 - Thursday - End of 2013 Summer Session

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