Spring Semester 2015

 
January 5-16 Mid-winter Semester
     
January 16, Friday Payment deadline for students who pre-registered, 4:00 p.m.
  Last day for regular registration
  Faculty Meeting, 9:00 a.m.
  School and Departmental Meetings, 10:30 a.m.
  Lobo Days for new and transfer students
  Opening of Residence Halls, 9 a.m., January 16 & 17
  Last day for students to register in Education block courses
     
January 17 - 18, Saturday & Sunday Lobo Days for new and transfer students
     
January 19, Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday
  Lobo Days for new and transfer students
     
January 20, Tuesday First day of classes
  Late registration and schedule changes begin
     
January 23, Friday Last day for late registration and schedule changes
  Dean/Director to submit recommendation for Associate Graduate Faculty to Graduate Council and Provost and Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs
  Fall class schedules due to deans
     
January 30, Friday Last day for students enrolled in Education block courses to drop a course and receive a "W"
  Academic Evaluation:  Annual Report of Teaching/Job Performance, Scholarly/Artistic Activities; Form FE-3 submitted to chairs.
     
February 2015 Curriculum Changes:  President to TSUS Board of Regents Meeting
     
February 4, Wednesday Twelfth class day
     
February 13, Friday Last day to apply for May graduation without a late fee
  Annual Report on Teaching/Job Performance; Form FE-3 Submitted to the deans.
  Deadline for applying to student teach during the Fall Semester, 2015
  Tenure/Promotion applications from Dean and from School Review Committee to Faculty Affairs Council
  Fall class schedules due to the Provost and Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs
     
February 2015, Thursday-Friday Texas State University System Board of Regents meeting at date and location not available yet.
     
March 2015 Curriculum Changes:  Approved Changes to THECB; Records and Registration implements changes into Banner; Changes Effective Fall 2015; Individual web pages updated
     
March 6, Friday Deadline for receiving Research Enhancement proposals for 2013-2014 RE Grants & for final reports for grants awarded FY2012
     
March 10, Tuesday Mid Semester
     
March 13, Friday Tenure/Promotion applications from Faculty Affairs Council to Provost and Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs
  Annual Report on Teaching/Job Performance; Submitted to the Provost/Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs.
     
March 14, Saturday Residence Halls close, 9:00 a.m.
     
March 16-20, Monday - Friday Spring Break.  No Classes.  Energy Conservation Days March 18-19; Holiday March 20
     
March 22, Sunday Residence Halls open, Noon
     
March 23, Monday Academic Evaluation:  Completion of Student Appraisal of Faculty (Form FE-2) for Spring to be completed March 30 - April 8)
     
March 27, Friday Tenure/Promotion applications from the Provost and Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs to the President (Board recommendations to the Board of Regents at the May meeting)
     
March 30, Monday University as a Community Meal on the Mall
     
April 3, Friday Research Council recommendations for funding to be made to the Provost and Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs
  Good Friday -  12 noon - Classes dismissed and offices close; 0.5 Energy Conservation Day
     
April 6, Monday Last day for instructor initiated drop for excessive absences.  Must reach the Provost's office by Monday, April 6.
     
April 10, Friday Last day to withdraw from the University or to drop courses with grade of "W." Drops must be processed and in the Registrar's Office by 4:00 p.m.
     
April 20, Monday Honors Convocation, Marshall Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.
     
April 29, Wednesday Announce Research Enhancement grants awarded for September
     
May 8, Friday Last day to apply for August graduation without a late fee
     
May 6, Wednesday Last class day before finals
     
May 7-8, Thursday - Friday Dead Days
     
May 11-14, Monday - Thursday Final Examinations - End of term
     
May 16, Saturday Spring Commencement, Pete P. Gallego Center, 10:00 a.m. 
  Closing of residence halls, 9 a.m.