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Dates and Deadlines - Fall 2016

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Fall 2016 Semester Dates & Deadlines

Dates and times may change without prior notice. Contact the Registrar's Office for verification.
Deadline Session/Date
Class Schedule on the Web April 11
Bursar Begins Accepting Payments May 2
Early Priority Registration for Continuing Students
16 units for undergraduates plus 5 units waitlisted
9 units for post-baccalaureates plus 4 units waitlisted
May 2 – 13
Open Registration for Continuing Students
16 units for undergraduates plus 5 units waitlisted
9 units for post-baccalaureates plus 4 units waitlisted
May 14 – 20 @ 5pm
Registration for New Graduate Students
9 units for first-time graduate students plus 4 units waitlisted
June 9 – July 22
Orientation Registration for Freshman and Transfers June 9 – July 22
First Payment Due Date July 25 @ 4 pm
No Adds, Drops or Promotion from Wait List July 25 @ 4 pm – July 31 @11:59pm
Priority Registration for All Students by Class Level
19 for undergraduates plus 5 units waitlisted
16 units for post-baccalaureates plus 4 units waitlisted
August 1 – August 12 @ 5pm
Second Payment Due Date August 15 @ 4 pm
No Adds, Drops or Promotion from Wait List August 15 @4pm – August 19 @11:59pm
Orientation Registration for International Students August 17
Third Payment Due Date
Includes all new international students
August 19 @ 4pm
Move-in Day August 20
Welcome Days August 21 - 23
Open Registration for All Students August 19 – 23
First Day of Instruction August 24
Adding Classes with Permission Numbers
August 24 – September 14
Audit Deadline
September 7
Last Day for Faculty Drops on Class Roster
September 13
Last Day to Drop/Withdraw Classes without a W grade
September 14
Withdrawal from Classes or University with Serious and Compelling Reasons
September 15 – November 18
CENSUS
September 21
Graduation Application Deadline for Fall
September 30
Credit/No Credit Option Deadline
October 19
Withdrawal from Classes or University by Exception for Documented Serious and Compelling Reasons November 19 – December 14
Fall 2016 Recess; No Classes; Campus Open
Fall 2106 Recess; No Classes; Campus Closed (Thanksgiving)
November 21 – 23
November 24 – 25
Last Day of Instruction December 14
Final Exams December 15 - 21
Grades Due by Faculty January 4, 2017 @ 11:59 pm
Grading Exceptions Deadline for Departments January 6, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Grades Processed (End of Term) January 6, 2017
Grades Available on SF State Gateway January 6, 2017
Official Transcripts Available with Semester Grades January 20, 2017


Last updated 4/4/2016 by RM

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