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2017-2018 Academic Calendar

California State University, Bakersfield
Academic Calendar 2018/2019

Fall Semester, 2018

April 02 . . . . . . Academic Advising for Continuing Students Begins (for Summer 2018 & Fall 2018)
April 16 . . . . . . Academic Advising for New Students Begins (for Fall 2018)
April 23 . . . . . . Registration for Continuing Students Begins (for Summer 2018 and Fall 2018)
April 28 . . . . . . Celebrate CSUB and Orientation for First-Time Freshmen and Transfers (for Fall 2018)
April 30 . . . . . . Registration for New Students Begins (for Fall 2018)
May 18 . . . . . . Last Day to Apply for Fall 2018 Graduation (Graduates)
May 18 . . . . . . Last Day to Apply for Spring 2019 Graduation (Undergraduates)
Jun 11 - 14 . . . . . . Orientation for First-Time Freshmen (for Fall 2018)
June 27 . . . . . . Orientation for Transfer Students (for Fall 2018)
July 25 . . . . . . Orientation for All Students First-time Freshmen & Transfer (for Fall 2018)
August 21 . . . . . . ALL FACULTY DUE ON CAMPUS
August 27 . . . . . . First Day of Classes
August 27 . . . . . . Schedule Adjustment Begins
September 03 . . . . . . HOLIDAY - Labor Day – Campus Closed
September 05 . . . . . . Last Day to Add Classes
September 05 . . . . . . Last Day to Change between Audit and Letter Grading
September 05 . . . . . . Last Day of Schedule Adjustment Period
September 24 . . . . . . Census Day
September 24 . . . . . . Last Day to Change between Credit/No-credit and Letter Grading
September 24 . . . . . . Last Day to Withdraw from Classes without a "W" being recorded; withdrawals from classes after this date and up to November 9 will be permitted only for serious and compelling reasons and require written approval by the instructors, advisor and Dean/designee of the School of the student’s major and will result in a “W” being recorded.
September 24 . . . . . . Last Day to Apply for Spring 2019 Graduation (Graduates)
September 24 . . . . . . Last Day to apply for Summer 2019 Graduation (Undergraduates & Graduates)
September 24 . . . . . . Last Day to Apply for Fall 2019 Graduation (Undergraduates)
October 15 . . . . . . Academic Advising for Continuing Students Begins (for Spring 2019)
October 17 . . . . . . Campus-wide Emergency Evacuation Day
October 29 . . . . . . Registration for Continuing Students Begins (for Spring 2019)
October 29 . . . . . . Academic Advising for New Students Begins (for Spring 2019)
November 05 . . . . . . Registration for New Students Begins (for Spring 2019)
November 09 . . . . . . Last Day to Withdraw from Classes for a Serious and Compelling Reason; withdrawals
from classes after this date require a Petition of Exception.
November 12 . . . . . . HOLIDAY - Veterans Day Observed - Campus Closed
Nov 22 - 23 . . . . . . HOLIDAY - Thanksgiving - Campus Closed
November 26 . . . . . . SOCI Week
December 10 . . . . . . Last Day of Classes
December 10 . . . . . . Last Day to Submit Completed Master’s Thesis to Library (Room 211)
December 11 . . . . . . Reading Day
Dec 12 - 18 . . . . . . Examination Period
December 19 . . . . . . Evaluation Day
Dec 20 - 21 . . . . . . Grades Due

Fall Semester Break: December 24, 2018 - January 17, 2019

In addition to our Fall Semester listed above, CSUB's Extended Education offers classes during Winter Intersession. The Intersession begins January 2, 2019 and ends January 18, 2019. Call the Extended Education at (661) 654-2441 for detailed information regarding their course offerings and schedules.
10/20/2017


California State University, Bakersfield
Academic Calendar 2018/2019

Spring Semester, 2019

September 24 . . . . . . Last Day to Apply for Spring 2019 Graduation (Graduates)
September 24 . . . . . . Last Day to Apply for Summer 2019 Graduation (Undergraduates & Graduates)
September 24 . . . . . . Last Day to Apply for Fall 2019 Graduation (Undergraduates)
October 15 . . . . . . Academic Advising for Continuing Students Begins (for Spring 2019)
October 29 . . . . . . Registration for Continuing Students Begins (for Spring 2019)
October 29 . . . . . . Academic Advising for New Students Begins (for Spring 2019)
November 05 . . . . . . Registration for New Students Begins (for Spring 2019)
January 09 . . . . . . Orientation for New Students (for Spring 2019)
January 18 . . . . . . ALL FACULTY DUE ON CAMPUS
January 21 . . . . . . HOLIDAY - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - Campus Closed
January 22 . . . . . . First Day of Classes
January 22 . . . . . . Schedule Adjustment Begins
January 30 . . . . . . Last Day to Add Classes
January 30 . . . . . . Last Day to Change between Audit and Letter Grading
January 30 . . . . . . Last Day of Schedule Adjustment Period
February 15 . . . . . . Census Day
February 15 . . . . . . Last Day to Change between Credit/No-credit and Letter Grading
February 15 . . . . . . Last Day to Withdraw from Classes without a "W" being recorded; withdrawals from
classes after this date and up to April 05 will be permitted only for serious and
compelling reasons and require written approval by the instructors, advisor and Dean/designee of the School of the student’s major and will result in a “W” being recorded.
April 01 . . . . . . HOLIDAY - Cesar Chavez Day Observed - Campus Closed
April 02 . . . . . . Academic Advising for Continuing Students Begins (for Summer 2019 & Fall 2019)
April 03 . . . . . . Campus-wide Emergency Evacuation Day
April 05 . . . . . . Last Day to Withdraw from Classes for a Serious and Compelling Reason; withdrawals
from classes after this date require a Petition of Exception.
April 15 . . . . . . Academic Advising for New Students Begins (for Fall 2019)
Spring Semester Break: April 15, 2019 – April 19, 2019
April 22 . . . . . . Registration for Continuing Students Begins (for Summer 2019 & Fall 2019)
April 22 . . . . . . SOCI Week
April 27 . . . . . . Celebrate CSUB and Orientation for First-Time Freshmen and Transfers (for Fall 2019)
April 29 . . . . . . Registration for New Students Begins (for Fall 2019)
May 08 . . . . . . Last Day to Submit Completed Master’s Thesis to Library (Room 211)
May 13 . . . . . . Last Day of Classes
May 14 - 15 . . . . . . Study/Reading Days
May 16 - 22 . . . . . . Examination Period
May 17 . . . . . . Last Day to Apply for Fall 2019 Graduation (Graduates)
May 17 . . . . . . Last Day to Apply for Spring 2020 Graduation (Undergraduates)
May 23 . . . . . . Evaluation Day
May 24 . . . . . . Commencement
May 27 . . . . . . HOLIDAY - Memorial Day – Campus Closed
May 28 - 29 . . . . . . Grades Due
THIS IS NOT TO BE CONSTRUED AS AN EMPLOYEE WORK CALENDAR
Approved by the Academic Senate on 06/02/16
Approved by the President on 12/20/16

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