2018-2019 Academic Catalog 
    
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2018-2019 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVE]

Academic Calendar


 

*Dates are subject to change.

Fall 2018

August 27-December 14

Virtual Session 1: August 27-October 19

Virtual Session 2: October 22-December 14

August 27   Monday Semester Begins (Fall Semester, Virtual Session 1); Settlement of semester charges due by midnight
August 28   Tuesday Convocation
August 31   Friday Last day to Add/Drop classes for Virtual Session 1
September 3   Monday CIU Closed for Labor Day
September 4   Tuesday Last day to drop/add classes for Fall Semester; Last day to receive a 90% refund for Virtual Session 1
September 6   Thursday 90% Refund period ends for Fall Semester
September 7   Friday 50% Refund period ends for Virtual Session 1
September 12   Wednesday 50% Refund period ends for Fall Semester
September 17   Monday 20% Refund period ends for Virtual Session 1; Last day to receive a grade of “W”
September 19   Wednesday Prayer Day
September 21   Friday Summer Studies Grades Due
September 24   Monday 20% Refund period ends for Fall Semester; Last day to receive a grade of “W”
October 18-19   Thursday-Friday Fall Break for Residential Students
October 19   Friday Virtual Session 1 ends
October 15   Monday Last day to apply for Graduation
October 22   Monday Virtual Session 2 Begins; Settlement of semester charges due by midnight
October 26   Friday Last day to Add/Drop classes for Virtual Session 2 and Virtual Session 1 grades are due
October 29   Monday Last day to receive a 90% refund for Virtual Session 2
October 30   Tuesday Prayer Day
November 1   Thursday Spring Registration Opens
November 2   Friday 50% Refund period ends for Virtual Session 2
November 2-3   Friday-Saturday Homecoming
November 9   Friday 20% Refund period ends for Virtual Session 2; Last day to receive a grade of “W”
November 13   Tuesday Prayer Day
November 21-23   Wednesday-Friday Thanksgiving Break; CIU Closed Thursday and Friday
December 14   Friday Semester Ends (Fall Semester, Virtual Session 2) Commencement Ceremony
December 21   Friday Virtual Session 2 and Fall Grades Due
Dec 24- Jan 1   Monday-Tuesday CIU Closed for Christmas and the New Year

Spring 2019

January 14 - May 3

Virtual Session 1: January 14- March 8

Virtual Session 2: March 11- May 3

January 14   Monday Semester Begins (Spring Semester, Virtual Session 1); Settlement of semester charges due by midnight
January 18   Friday Last day to Add/Drop classes for Virtual Session 1
January 21   Monday CIU Closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
January 22   Tuesday Last day to drop/add classes for Spring Semester; Last day to receive a 90% refund for Virtual Session 1
January 24   Thursday 90% Refund period ends for Spring Semester
January 28   Monday 50% Refund period ends for Virtual Session 1
January 31   Thursday 50% Refund period ends for Spring Semester;
February 4   Monday 20% Refund period ends for Virtual Session 1; Last day to receive a grade of “W”
February 6   Wednesday Prayer Day
February 12   Tuesday 20% Refund period ends for Spring Semester; Last day to receive a grade of “W”
February 28   Thursday Prayer Day
March 1   Friday Summer Registration Opens
March 8   Friday Virtual Session 1 Ends
March 11   Monday Virtual Session 2 Begins; Settlement of semester charges due by midnight
March 11- 15   Monday-Friday Spring Break for Residential Students
March 15   Friday Last day to Add/Drop classes for Virtual Session 2 and Virtual Session 1 grades due
March 18   Monday Last day to receive a 90% refund for Virtual Session 2 Last day to apply for Graduation
March 22   Friday 50% Refund period ends for Virtual Session 2
March 29   Friday 20% Refund period ends for Virtual Session 2; Last day to receive a grade of “W”
April 1   Monday Fall Registration Opens
April 19   Friday Good Friday! CIU Closed
May 3   Friday Semester Ends (Spring Semester, Virtual Session 2)
May 4   Saturday Commencement Ceremonies
May 10   Friday Virtual Session 2 and Spring Grades Due

Summer 2019

May 6 - August 23

Virtual Session 1: May 6 - June 28

Virtual Session 2: July 1- August 23

May 6   Monday Semester Begins (Summer Semester, Virtual Session 1) Settlement of semester charges due by midnight
May 10   Friday Last day to Add/Drop for Virtual Session 1
May 13   Monday Last Day to Add/Drop for Full-term Summer Studies*
90% Refund Ends for Virtual Session 1
May 15   Wednesday 90% Refund Ends for Full-term Summer Studies*
May 17   Friday 50% Refund Ends for Virtual Session 1
May 22   Wednesday 50% Refund Ends for Full-term Summer Studies*
May 24   Friday 20% Refund Ends for Virtual Session 1; Last Day to Withdraw with a Grade of “W”
May 27   Monday CIU Closed for Memorial Day
June 4   Tuesday 20% Refund Ends for Full-term Summer Studies*; Last Day to Withdraw with a Grade of “W”
June 28   Friday Virtual Session 1 ends
July 1   Monday Virtual Session 2 Begins; Settlement of semester charges due by midnight
July 4   Thursday CIU Closed, Independence Day!
July 5   Friday Last Day to Add/Drop for Virtual Session 2 and Virtual Session 1 grades due August Late Graduation Applications Deadline
July 9   Tuesday 90% Refund Ends for Virtual Session 2
July 15   Monday 50% Refund Ends for Virtual Session 2
July 21   Sunday Last Day to apply for Graduation
July 22   Monday 20% Refund Ends for Virtual Session 2
Last Day to Withdraw with a Grade of “W”
August 23   Friday Semester Ends (Summer Semester, Virtual Session 2)
August Graduation (no ceremony)
August 30   Friday Virtual Session 2 and Summer grades are due

*One-week Intensive:
Add/Drop ends at 11:59 pm on the first day of class.
To withdraw and receive a grade of “W” the student must withdraw by 11:59 pm on the second day of class.

Two-week Intensive:
Add/Drop ends at 11:59 pm on the second day of class.
To withdraw and receive a grade of “W” the student must withdraw by 11:59 pm on the third day of class.

For Non-traditional course Academic Calendars see our Online Cohort Schedules.