Academic Calendar for Degree & Certificate Programs

Winter 2021

Admissions Deadline (applications)December 7, 2020
Tentative Registration Deadline for Current StudentsTBD
Mandatory Orientation for New StudentsJanuary 4, 2021
BU 500, IT 500 Course for New Graduate StudentsJanuary 4 to 7, 2021
First Day of Classes (all new and current students)January 11,2021
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (drop for 100% Refund)January 18,2021
Last Day to Withdraw (partial tuition and W grade)February 22,2021
Final Day of ClassesMarch 20, 2021
Grades PostedMarch 26, 2021
Holiday (no classes)Martin Luther King Jr. Day: January 18,2021

Fall 2020

Admissions Deadline (applications)September 14, 2020
Tentative Registration Deadline for Current StudentsTBD
Mandatory Orientation for New StudentsSeptember 28, 2020
BU 500, IT 500 Course for New Graduate StudentsSeptember 28 to October 1, 2020
First Day of Classes (all new and current students)October 5,2020
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (drop for 100% Refund)October 12,2020
Last Day to Withdraw (partial tuition and W grade)November 16,2020
Final Day of ClassesDecember 12, 2020
Grades PostedDecember 18, 2020
Holidays (no classes)Thanksgiving Holiday: November 26-28, 2020

Summer 2020

Admissions Deadline (applications)June 15, 2020
Tentative Registration Period for Current StudentsTBD
Mandatory Orientation for New StudentsJuly 6,2020
BU 500, IT 500 Course for New Graduate StudentsJuly 6 to 9, 2020
First Day of Classes (all new and current students)July 13, 2020
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (drop for 100% Refund)July 20, 2020
Last Day to Withdraw (partial tuition and W grade)August 24, 2020
Final Day of ClassesSeptember 19, 2020
Grades PostedSeptember 25,2020
Holidays (no classes)Independence Day: July 3 and 4,2020
Labor Day: September 7,2020

Spring 2020

Admissions Deadline (applications)March 16, 2020
Tentative Registration Period for Current StudentsTBD
Mandatory Orientation for New StudentsApril 6, 2020
BU 500, IT 500 Course for New Graduate StudentsApril 6 to 9, 2020
First Day of Classes (all new and current students)April 13, 2020
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (drop for 100% Refund)April 20,2020
Last Day to Withdraw (partial tuition and W grade)May 25,2020
Final Day of ClassesJune 20,2020
Grades PostedJune 26, 2020
Graduation CeremonyJune 28,2020
Holiday (no classes)Memorial Day: May 25,2020

Winter 2020

Admission Deadline (application):December 16th, 2019
Registration Deadline for Current Students:TBD
Orientation Class for New Students:January 6th, 2020
BU 500, IT 500 Course for New Graduate StudentsJanuary 6th to 9th, 2020
First Day of Classes (all new and current students):January 13th, 2020
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (drop for 100% Refund):January 20th, 2020
Last Day to Withdraw (partial tuition and W grade):February 24th, 2020
Final Day of Classes:March 21st, 2020
Grades Posted:March 27th, 2020
Holidays (no classes):
President’s Day:February 17th, 2020

Fall 2019

Admission Deadline (application):September 9th, 2019
Registration Deadline for Current Students:TBD
Mandatory Orientation Class for New Students:September 30th, 2019
BU 500, IT 500 Course for New Graduate StudentsSeptember 30th – October 3rd, 2019
First Day of Classes (all new and current students):October 7th, 2019
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (drop for 100% Refund):October 14th, 2019
Last Day to Withdraw (partial tuition and W grade):November 18th, 2019
Final Day of Classes:December 14th, 2019
Grades Posted:December 20th, 2019
Holidays (no classes):
Veterans Day:November 11th, 2019
Thanksgiving Holiday:November 28th-30th, 2019

Summer 2019

Admission Deadline (application):June 10th, 2019
TentativeRegistration Deadline for Current Students:TBD
Orientation Class for New Students:July 1st, 2019
BU 500, IT 500 Course for New Graduate StudentsJuly 1st – 4th, 2019
First Day of Classes (all new and current students):July 8th, 2019
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (drop for 100% Refund):July 15th, 2019
Last Day to Withdraw (partial tuition and W grade):August 19th, 2019
Final Day of Classes:September 14th, 2019
Grades Posted:September 20th, 2019
Holidays (no classes):
Independence Day:July 4th, 2019
Labor Day:September 2nd, 2019

Spring 2019

Holidays (no classes):Memorial Day: May 27th, 2019

Admission Deadline (application):March 11th, 2019
Tentative Registration Deadline for Current Students:March 18th to 31st, 2019
Mandatory Orientation Class for New Students:April 1st, 2019
BU 500, IT 500 Course for New Graduate StudentsApril 1st to 4th, 2019
First Day of Classes (all new and current students):April 8th, 2019
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (drop for 100% Refund)April 15th, 2019
Last Day to Withdraw (partial tuition and W grade)May 20th, 2019
Final Day of Classes:June 15th, 2019
Grades Posted:June 21st, 2019
Graduation CeremonyJune 23rd, 2019

Winter 2019

Admission Deadline (application):December 16th, 2018
Tentative Registration Deadline for Current Students:TBD
Orientation Class for New Students:January 7th, 2019
BU 500, IT 500 Course for New Graduate StudentsJanuary 7th to 10th, 2019
First Day of Classes (all new and current students):January 14th, 2019
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (drop for 100% Refund)January 21th, 2019
Last Day to Withdraw (partial tuition and W grade)February 25th, 2019
Final Day of Classes:March 23rd, 2019
Grades Posted:March 29th, 2019
Holidays (no classes):President’s Day: February 18th,2019

Fall 2018

Admission Deadline (application):September 10th, 2018
Tentative Registration Deadline for Current Students:TBD
Orientation Class for New Students:October 1st, 2018
BU 500, IT 500 Course for New Graduate StudentsOctober 1st to 4th, 2018
First Day of Classes (all new and current students):October 8th, 2018
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (drop for 100% Refund)October 15th, 2018
Last Day to Withdraw (partial tuition and W grade)November 19th, 2018
Final Day of Classes:December 15th, 2018
Grades Posted:December 21st, 2018
Holidays (no classes):Veterans Day : November 12th,2018
Thanksgiving Holiday: November 22nd-24th, 2018

Summer 2018

Admission Deadline (application):June 11th, 2018
TentativeRegistration Deadline for Current Students:TBD
Orientation Class for New Students:July 2nd,2018
BU 500, IT 500 Course for New Graduate StudentsJuly 2nd to 5th, 2018
First Day of Classes (all new and current students):July 9, 2018
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (drop for 100% Refund)July 16, 2018
Last Day to Withdraw (partial tuition and W grade)August 20, 2018
Final Day of Classes:September 15, 2018
Grades Posted:September 21,2018
Holidays (no classes):Independence Day: July 4th,2018
Labor Day: September 3rd,2018

Spring 2018

Admission Deadline (application):March 12th, 2018
Tentative Registration Deadline for Current Students:March 12th to 30th, 2018
Orientation Class for New Students:April 2nd, 2018
BU 500, IT 500 Course for New Graduate StudentsApril 2nd to 5th, 2018
First Day of Classes (all new and current students):April 9th, 2018
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (drop for 100% Refund)April 16th, 2018
Last Day to Withdraw (partial tuition and W grade)May 21st, 2018
Final Day of Classes:June 16th, 2018
Grades Posted:June 22nd, 2018
Graduation CeremonyJune 24th, 2018
Holidays (no classes):Memorial Day: May 28th, 2018

Winter 2018

Admission Deadline (application):December 18th, 2017
Registration Deadline for Current Students:Dec 11th, 2017 – Jan 2nd, 2018
Orientation Class for New Students:January 8th, 2018
BU 500, IT 500 Course for New Graduate StudentsJanuary 8th to 11th, 2018
First Day of Classes (all new and current students)::January 15th, 2018
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (drop for 100% Refund)January 22nd, 2018
Last Day to Withdraw (partial tuition and W grade)February 19th, 2018
Final Day of Classes:March 24th, 2018
Grades Posted:March 30th, 2018
Holidays (no classes):Presidents’ Day: Monday, February 19, 2018

Spring 2017

New Student Appl./Registration Deadline:(Current students will be automatically registered in  courses)March 18th, 2017
Orientation Class for New MBA Students:April 3rd to 7th, 2017
First Day of Classes(Returning MBA students and all BBA students)::April 10th, 2017
Last Day to Drop for 100% Refund:April 17th, 2017
Last Day to Withdraw:May 29th, 2017
Final Day of Classes:June 17th, 2017
Grades Posted:June 25th, 2017
Graduation Date: June 25th

Holidays

Memorial Day 

May 29th Monday

Holiday: July 4th –  Independence day

Summer 2017

New Student Appl./Registration Deadline:(Current students will be automatically registered in  courses)June 19th, 2017
Orientation Class for New MBA Students:July 3rd to 6th, 2017
First Day of Classes(Returning MBA students and all BBA students)::July 10th, 2017
Last Day to Drop for 100% Refund:July 17th, 2017
Last Day to Withdraw:August 21st, 2017
Final Day of Classes:September 16th, 2017
Grades Posted:September 24th, 2017
Holidays:

Fall 2017

Admission Deadline (applications)September 4th, 2017
Registration Deadline for Current StudentsSeptember 26th, 2017
Orientation Class for New MBA Students:October 2nd, 2017
BU 500, IT 500 Course for New Graduate StudentsOctober 2 to 5, 2017
First Day of Classes (all new and current students):October 9th, 2017
Last Day to Add/Drop Classes (drop for 100% Refund)October 16th, 2017
Last Day to Withdraw (partial tuition and W grade)November 20th, 2017
Final Day of Classes:December 16th, 2017
Grades Posted:December 22nd, 2017
Holidays (no classes): Thanksgiving Holiday: November 23-25, 2017