Spring

SPRING 2018 SEMESTER
JANUARY 17 - MAY 11
DATES FOR QUARTER COURSES ARE AS FOLLOWS:
Q1 = JANUARY 17- MARCH 9
Q2 = MARCH 17- MAY 11

FULL SEMESTER DATES  
November 6-November 27 1st Registration Window
November 28-January 23 *2nd Registration Window
November(Month of) Tuition Bills e-mailed to students registered for Spring 2018
December  1 Last day to Apply for MAY 2018 graduation
December 22 Fall 2016 semester ends*
December 25-January 1 University Closed
December 26-January 15 Winter Session(All classes are offered on-line,see WPconnect for further details)
January 3 Deadline for submission of Fall 2017 grades to Office of the Registrar
January 5 Deadline for payment of Tuition and Fees(SPRING 2017)
January 5-23(Late Registration) Late Registration fee assessed ($150)
January 15 Martin Luther King's Birthday-University Closed
January 17

First day of classes-Spring 2018 semester

January 17-23 Program Adjustment- Drop/Add courses for the Spring 2018 semester.
January 19 Last day to be added to a waitlist for a course
January 23 Last day for 100% refund (of refundable charges) for dropping from a full semester course for Spring 2018.
January 26 Last day to request the Pass/Fail or Audit Option,email Registrar@wpunj.edu
February 19 Presidents Day- University Closed, classes not in session
February 21

Last Day for 50% refund for withdrawal from a full semester course for Spring 2018 semester

February 22

Thursday classes replaced by Monday classes

March 11-17 Spring Break, University Open, Classes not in session
March 28 Last day for 0% refund for academic withdrawal from a full semester course for Spring 2018 semester(NO REFUND)
March 29 60% point of the semester
March 30 Good Friday, University Closed
March 31 Classes not in session
April 1 Easter Classes not in session
April 11 Last day to apply for a Leave of Absence,Spring 2018
May 4 Last day to withdraw from the university for Spring 2018
May 4-11 Examination Period
May 11 Spring 2018 semester ends
May 16 Graduate Commencement Ceremony, Shea Center for Performing Arts,7:00pm
May 18 Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony,Prudential Center, Newark,NJ, 9:00am
May 21 Last day to submit Spring 2018 grades
May 22-August 8 Summer Session  2018
June 1 Last day to apply for the August 2018 graduation
   
First Academic Quarter (Q1)  
January 17 First Academic Quarter begins(Q1)
January 19 Last Day for 100% refund for dropped classes from Spring 2018- Q1 classes
January 28 Last day for 50% refund for withdrawal from Spring 2018 Q1 classes
February 2 Last day for 0% refund for withdrawal from Spring 2018 Q1 classes
March 9 First academic quarter ends(Q1)
Second Academic Quarter (Q2)  
March 17 Second Academic Quarter begins (Q2)
March 19 Last day for 100% refund for dropped classes from Spring 2018- Q2 classes only
March 26 Last day for 50% refund for withdrawal from Spring 2018 Q2 classes
March 28 Last day for 0% refund for withdrawal from Spring 2018 Q2 classes
May 11 Spring 2018 semester ends:Second Academic Quarter ends(Q2)*

*In the event that weather or other events necessitate the temporary closing of the university during the preceding term, the university reserves the right to extend the end of the semester in order to allow for completion of classes.

** HOUSING REFUNDS ARE ON A DIFFERENT REFUND SCHEDULE:Please refer to the following link for Housing Refunds: http://www.wpunj.edu/reslife/refund-policy/

Students should not put off registering beyond the first window.  The University cannot guarantee seat availability.
The refund deadline for dropping classes for the Spring 2018 semester is 11:59 PM on the dates listed above.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION:(973) 720-2700

ADVISEMENT INFORMATION:(973) 720-2727

GRADUATE ADMISSIONS INFORMATION:(973) 720-2237

 UNDERGRADUATE ADMISSIONS INFORMATION:1-877-WPU-EXCEL