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Undergraduate (UG) and Graduate (GRD) Student news

Date Message Student audience
May 19

Spring 2017 - Drop, no penalty period ends
Deadline to withdraw from courses with 100% tuition refund

Winter 2017 - Standings and official grades are available in Quest.

Beginning this date, registered students can view their official term grades in Quest. This is the date when official and complete term grades will appear along with academic standings and when official transcripts that have been ordered will be released. Averages do not appear on the official transcript.

UG
May 20

Spring 2017 - Drop, penalty 1 period begins

WD (Withdrew, no credit granted) grade assigned for course(s) dropped during this period

Fall 2017 - Course selection period begins for returning students

UG
May 30 Fall 2017 - Course selection period ends for returning students UG
July 5 Fall 2017 - Course selection period begins for new students  
July 7

Spring 2017 - Drop, penalty 1 period ends

WD (Withdrew, no credit granted) grade assigned for course(s) dropped

UG
July 8

Spring 2017 - Drop, penalty 2 period begins

WF (Withdrew/Failure, no credit granted, value 32) grade assigned for course(s) dropped (Engineering students: Visit course load and withdrawal in the calendar for specific regulations.)

UG
July 11 Fall 2017 - Course selection period ends for new students UG
July 27

Spring 2017 - Drop, penalty 2 period ends

WF (Withdrew/Failure, no credit granted, value 32) grade assigned for course(s) dropped; last day to drop a course without a petition

UG
August 14

Spring 2017 - Unofficial grades begin to appear in Quest.

Beginning this date, registered students can view their unofficial term grades in Quest. (Not all grades will appear.)

UG