Fall Semester 2018

New international student orientation and check-in August 20
Faculty workshops August 20 – 24
Fall residential student check-in August 25 – 26
Classes begin August 27
Last day to register for or add classes or choose audit August 31
Labor Day holiday—no classes held September 3
First day to request a room change for fall 2018 term September 4
Last day to request a room change for fall 2018 term October 8
Late start classes begin October 8
Last day to register for late start classes Before 3rd class
Last day to register for online late start classes Seven days after class begins
Fall Break** (updated 4/27/2018) October 15 – 16
Spring semester registration begins October 29
Last date to withdraw with “W”  November 2 
Last day to request room change for spring 2019 term November 9
Thanksgiving holiday—no classes held November 21 – 23
Last day of classes December 7
Final exams December 10 – 14
Deadline for making up Incomplete grades from spring 2018 December 14
Commencement 10 a.m.
School of Accelerated Degree Programs
December 15 **
Commencement 3 p.m.
School of Arts, Media, and Communications; Robert W. Plaster School of Business & Entrepreneurship; School of Education; School of Health Sciences; School of Humanities; and School of Sciences 
December 15 **
Lindenwood residential semester student housing closes, noon December 15
Final grades due, 5 p.m. December 18
Deadline to apply for March/May/June graduation December 30