Catalog 2016-2017

Academic Calendar 2016 - 2017

* Please refer to the “Regular Hours of Operation” for Saturday and Sunday building hours. On holidays listed as “Offices Closed”, Building 36 will be open from 11am – 6pm. On holidays listed as “Closed”, all Institute buildings will be closed.

The Institute publishes academic calendars going forward 5 years and keeps a history of calendars going back 10 years on our website: Official Academic Calendars.  

Fall Semester 2016

Fall Semester 2016/September 12 – December 17, 2016

 

Payment Deadline for returning students

August 15

Labor Day Holiday – Closed*

September 5

New Student Orientation (Click this link for detailed schedule)

September 7-9

First day of classes. Registration deadline for new students

September 12

Last day to add a class or elect audit or pass/fail option

September 23

Columbus Day Holiday – Offices Closed*

October 10

Last day to drop a class without a withdrawal “W” grade – No refunds after this date.

October 14

Last day to drop a class with a withdrawal “W” grade

October 28

Thanksgiving break – Closed* (Classes end at 4:00 p.m. on Nov. 23 and resume on Nov. 28)

November 24 – 25

Last day of classes for the Fall Semester

December 9

Reading Days

December 10 – 12

Final Examinations (Click this link for detailed schedule)

December 13 – 17

Deadline for completion of thesis requirements for January 2017 diploma

December 17

Winter Break – Closed*

To Be Determined

Official Graduation Date for Jan. 2017 graduates (Jan. Graduates attend the May 2017 Commencement)

January 6


Spring Semester 2017

Spring Semester 2017/January 17 - April 29, 2017

 

Payment deadline for returning students

December 5

New Student Orientation (Click this link for detailed schedule)

January 11-13

Martin Luther King Day Holiday – Offices Closed *

January 16

First day of classes; Registration deadline for new students

January 17 (Tuesday)

Last day to add a class or elect audit or pass/fail options

January 27

Last day to drop a class without a withdrawal “W” grade – No refunds after this date.

February 17

Presidents’ Day Holiday – Offices Closed *

February 20

Last day to drop a class with a withdrawal “W” grade

March 3

Spring break

March 13 – 19

Advisement/Registration period for Summer, Fall, and Spring Semesters 2017-2018

March 20 – April 7

Last day of classes for Spring Semester

April 21

Reading Days

April 22 – 24

Final Examinations (Click this link for detailed schedule)

April 25 – 29

Deadline for completion of thesis for May 2017 diploma

April 29

Commencement (For all students graduating in 2017) and official graduation date for May 2017 graduates

May 6 (Saturday)

Summer Semester 2017

Summer Semester 2017/May 22 – August 26, 2017

 

Payment deadline for returning students

April 30

New Student Orientation (Click this link for detailed schedule)

May 17-19

First day of classes; Registration deadline for new students

May 22

Memorial Day Holiday – Offices Closed *

May 29

Last day to add a class or elect audit or pass/fail options

June 2

First day of classes for Science Pre-Requisites

June 1

Last day to drop a class without a withdrawal “W” grade – No refunds after this date.

June 23

Last day to drop a class with a withdrawal “W” grade

July 7

Independence Day Holiday – Closed*

July 4

Official graduation Date for PA program graduates (PA graduates attend the May 2017 Commencement)

July 14

Last day of classes for Summer Session

August 18

Reading Days

August 19 – 21

Final Examinations (Click this link for detailed schedule)

August 22 – 26

Deadline for completion of thesis for September 2017 diploma

August 26

Official Graduation Date for Sept. 2017 graduates (Sept. Graduates attend the May 2017 Commencement)

September 8

DPT and OTD Entering Students

DPT and OTD Entering Students – June 5 – August 4, 2017

 

New Student Orientation (Click this link for detailed schedule)

 

First day of classes

June 5

Payment deadline

June 5

Last day to add or drop a class or elect audit or pass/fail options

June 9

Last day for 100% refund for students who drop a class or withdraw from the Institute

June 9

Last day to drop a class without a withdrawal “W” grade

June 16

Last Day of classes for entering DPT and OTD students

August 4

Refund Schedule – Fall 2016

Please note:  The refund schedule applies to those students who drop a class before the drop with a “W” grade deadline or who withdraw completely from the Institute.

September 12 through September 18 – 100%

September 19 through September 25 – 80%

September 26 through October 2 – 60%

October 3 through October 9 – 40%

October 10 through October 16 – 20%

After October 16 – No refunds

Refund Schedule – Spring 2017

Please note:  The refund schedule applies to those students who drop a class before the drop with a “W” grade deadline or who withdraw completely from the Institute.

January 17 through January 23 – 100%

January 24 through January 30 – 80%

January 31 through February 6 – 60%

February 7 through February 13 – 40%

February 14 through 20 – 20%

After February 20 – No refunds

Refund Schedule – Summer 2017

Please note:  The refund schedule applies to those students who drop a class before the drop with a “W” grade deadline or who withdraw completely from the Institute.

May 22 through May 28 – 100%

May 29 through June 4 – 80 %

June 5 through June 11 – 60%

June 12 through June 18 – 40%

June 19 through June 25 – 20%

After June 25 – No Refunds

Refund Schedule for Shortened Semester/Modules

Students will be allowed 100% refund through the 5th class day of the module.

As of the 6th class day no refunds will be made.