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MON, 8/14/17 First day to determine REGISTRATION STATUS and verify course enrollment for FALL 2017 on Student Center at: http://studentcenter.cornell.edu

 

 

 

TUES, 8/15/17

through

MON, 8/21/17

 

Online Add/Drop system opens at 8:00am (3:30pm for freshmen) as follows:

   
Graduate/Professional Students 8/15/17
Senior Students 8/15/17
Junior Students 8/16/17
Sophomore Students 8/17/17

Freshmen Students

8/21/17 (3:30pm)

 

TUES, 8/22/17

INSTRUCTION BEGINS - Course and Room information can be obtained online at: https://classes.cornell.edu/browse/roster/FA17
MON, 9/04/17 LABOR DAY HOLIDAY - NO CLASSES
TUES, 9/05/17 LAST DAY to ADD a course or change CREDIT HOURS without advisor approval
FRI, 9/08/17 LAST DAY to register without incurring late registration fees
SAT, 10/07/17 FALL BREAK BEGINS
WED, 10/11/17 INSTRUCTION RESUMES @ 7:30AM

 

TUES, 10/17/17

By 4:00 PM

 

LAST DAY to DROP a course without a "W" appearing on transcript and without a petition (57th day of term). ABSOLUTE last day to CHANGE GRADE OPTIONS (from S/U to LETTER, or from LETTER to S/U). Last day to ADD without a petition.

WED, 10/18/17

FIRST DAY a "W" will appear on transcripts for courses dropped by petition

 

 

 

 

WED, 10/25/17

through

FRI, 11/10/17

Pre-Enrollment for SPRING 2018 begins/ends for each class:

All periods begin at 7:00am and end at 4:30pm

   
Graduate/Professional Students 10/25/17 - 10/27/17

Senior Students

(as of SP18)

10/30/17 - 11/01/17

Junior Students

(as of SP18)

11/01/17 - 11/03/17

Sophomore Students

(as of SP18)

11/06/17 - 11/08/17

Freshmen Students

(as of SP18)

11/08/17 - 11/10/17
FRI, 11/17/17 ABSOLUTE last day to drop a course by petition.  A "W" will appear on the transcript for these courses. Last day for M.Eng. students to petition for "audit" grade.
 
WED, 11/22/17 THANKSGIVING RECESS BEGINS
MON, 11/27/17 INSTRUCTION RESUMES @ 7:30AM

FRI, 12/01/17

LAST DAY of INSTRUCTION

SAT, 12/02/17 through

TUES, 12/05/17

Study Period
WED, 12/06/17 FIRST DAY of Scheduled Final Exams- Good Luck!
THURS, 12/14/17 Last Day of Scheduled Final Exams
SAT, 12/16/17 December Degree Recognition Ceremony
SUN, 12/31/17 December Degree Official University Conferral Date