SPRING 2002 ACADEMIC CALENDAR

3 January (Thu) Drop/Add begins via Voice Response Registration (VRR) 9:00 AM
16 January (Wed) Drop/Add suspended at 11:59 PM
23 January (Wed) CLASSES BEGIN AT 8:00 AM

Final Registration Day — Last day to register without a late fee

24 January (Thu) Late Registration begins; Drop/Add resumes — 12:01 AM
28 January (Mon) Students adding Third Quarter courses after this date will require Section Key Numbers from instructors 
30 January (Wed) Last day of Late Registration for the semester

Students adding semester length courses after this date will require Section Key Numbers from instructors

Last day for students to add Third Quarter courses with Section Key Numbers from instructors

Last day for students to drop Third Quarter courses without receiving "W's"

 
5 February (Tue) Last day for students to add semester length courses with Section Key Numbers from instructors

Last day for students to drop semester length courses without receiving "W's"

Last day for undergraduate students to file S/U or A-E grading option cards for Third Quarter courses

8 February (Fri) Spring 2002 Degree Applications due — Campus Center B25
18 February (Mon) President's Day — Classes suspended
20 February (Wed)  Last day for undergraduate students to file S/U or A-E grading option cards for semester length courses

Last day for students to drop Third Quarter courses with a "W"

22 February (Fri)  Classes suspended 5:35 PM — Spring Break begins
 
4 March (Mon) Classes Resume — 8:00 AM
18 March (Mon) Midterm Point

Third Quarter Final Examination Period

19 March (Tue) Third Quarter Final Examination Period
20 March (Wed) Fourth Quarter classes begin — 8:00 AM
25 March (Mon) Students adding Fourth Quarter courses after this date will require Section Key Numbers from instructors

Last day for students to drop semester length courses with a "W". Last day for undergraduate students to initiate formal withdrawal from the University and still be eligible for readmission for the following Summer and/or Fall

26 March (Tue)  Classes Suspended — 10:05 PM
1 April (Mon) Classes Resume — 12:20 PM 

Last day for students to add Fourth Quarter courses with Section Key Numbers from instructors

Last day for students to drop Fourth Quarter courses without receiving "W's"

2 April (Tue)  Advance Registration for Fall 2002 and Summer 2002 begins
5 April (Fri) Last day for undergraduate students to file S/U or A-E grading option cards for Fourth Quarter courses

Last day for students to make up Incomplete grades from Fall 2001

19 April (Fri) Last day for students to drop Fourth Quarter courses with a "W"
 
1 May (Wed) Last day for dissertation and thesis submission for Spring 2002 graduation
8 May (Wed) Last day for undergraduate students to withdraw voluntarily from the University and receive "W's"

Last day of Classes

9 May (Thu) Reading Day
10 May (Fri)  Final Examinations Begin
17 May (Fri)  Final Examinations End
Final Grades are due 48 hours after Final Exam
18 May (Sat) Graduate Commencement Ceremony at 10:00 a.m.*
19 May (Sun) Undergraduate Degree Conferral Ceremony at 10:00 a.m.*

* Please see the University's Commencement web page for details.

Note: The drop dates listed above refer to academic and grading policies only. See the Tuition and Fee section under General Information in the Schedule of Classes for drop deadlines for financial refund/liability adjustment purposes.

The above calendar is subject to change at any time by official action of the

University at Albany
Office of the Registrar
State University of New York
1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, New York 12222

(Last updated 5/2/2001)