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2022 FALL SEMESTER

 PRIORITY REGISTRATION BEGINS THROUGH TOPNET
March 28 Graduate Students, Seniors and Post-Baccalaureate Students
(90 or more hours earned)  
  LAST NAME REGISTRATION DATE
  O - Z March 28
  A - F March 29
  G - N March 30
March 31 Special Groups
  TIER 1 March 31
  TIER 2 April 1
April 4 Juniors (60-89 Hours Earned) 
  LAST NAME REGISTRATION DATE
  L - Z April 4
  A - K April 5
April 6
Sophomores (30-59 hours earned) 
  LAST NAME REGISTRATION DATE
  L - Z  April 6
  A - K  April 7
April 8
Returning Freshmen (0-29 hours earned) 
  LAST NAME REGISTRATION DATE
  A - Z  April 8

 

FALL 2022 DATES TO REMEMBER

First day of classes Monday, August 22
Last day to add a full semester course Monday, August 29
Last day to drop a full semester course Monday, August 29
Last day to receive a 100% refund for a full semester course Monday, August 29
$50 Schedule change fee begins for full semester courses Tuesday, August 30
Last day to opt-out of Big Red Backpack and last day to charge WKU Store purchases to university bill. Friday, September 2
Labor Day (University Closed) Monday, September 5
Last day to receive a 50% refund for a full semester course Monday, September 5
Last day to receive a 25% refund for a full semester course Monday, September 12
Priority Registration for Winter 2023 begins Monday, October 10
Fall Break (University Closed) Thursday-Friday, October 13-14
Priority Registration for Spring 2023 begins Monday, October 17
Last day to withdraw from a full semester course Monday, October 31
Thanksgiving Break (University Closed) Wednesday-Friday, November 23-25
Finals Week Monday-Thursday, December 5-8
Final grades due Tuesday, December 13 at Noon

 

FALL 2022 ACADEMIC CALENDAR

March 28 - April 8

Priority registration through TopNet for Fall 2022.

April 1

Deadline to apply for 2022 December graduation.

August 16

Tuition and fees deadline for students who registered through August 1. 

August 19

Residual funds disbursement for credit balances for students with scholarships only will be made through the student's refund preference selected with BankMobile Disbursements. Please note that enrollment changes, outstanding holds or additional charges on your account could result in a delay in the release of your residual funds.

August 19

Residence halls open at 8:00 a.m.

August 22

Day and evening classes begin for full semester, 1st bi-term, and five-week (Session I) courses. Students initially registering on or after this date will be subject to a late registration penalty of $50.

August 24

First Bi-Term Classes: Last day to add a class. Last day to drop a class without a grade. Last day to change class from audit to credit. Last day to receive 100% refund for a  class.

August 24

Five-Week Classes (Session I): Last day to add a class. Last day to receive 100%
refund. Last day to change a class from audit to credit or drop a class without a grade.

August 25

First Bi-Term Classes: $50 Schedule Change Fee begins.

August 25

Five-Week Classes (Session I): $50 Schedule Change Fee begins. Last day to receive 50% refund.    

August 26

Five-Week Classes (Session I): Last day to receive 25% refund.

August 28

First Bi-Term Classes: Last day to receive 50% refund.

August 29

Last day to register for a full-time course load (12 or more hours for undergraduates and 9 or more for graduates).

August 29

Full Semester Classes: Last day to add a class. Last day to drop a class without a grade. Last day to change a class from audit to credit. Last day to receive 100% refund for a class. 

August 30

First Bi-Term Classes: Last day to receive 25% refund.

August 30

Full Semester Classes: $50 Schedule Change Fee begins.

September 5

Labor Day (University Closed)

September 5

Full Semester Classes: Last day to receive 50% refund.

September 6

Last day to file for change in residency for fee assessment purposes for the 2022 fall semester.

September 9

Residual funds disbursement for credit balances resulting from federal and state grants and loans will be made to students through the student’s refund preference selected with BankMobile Disbursements. Please note that enrollment changes, outstanding holds or additional charges on your account could result in a delay in the release of your residual funds. 

September 10

Five-Week Classes (Session I): 60% point.

September 12

Full Semester Classes: Last day to receive 25% refund.

September 13

Five-Week Classes (Session I): Last day to drop a class with a W. Last day to change from credit to audit. Last day to submit form for Pass/Fail Grading Option. 

September 15

Tuition and fees deadline for students who registered August 2-August 31 and balance due for students who have not paid fees in full, including late payment fees.

September 22

First Bi-Term Classes: 60% point.

September 23

First Bi-Term Classes: Last day to drop a class with a W. Last day to change a class from credit to audit. Last day to submit form for Pass/Fail Grading Option. 

September 23

Five-Week Classes (Session I): Final examinations.

September 26

Five-Week Classes (Session II): Classes begin.

September 27

Five-Week Classes (Session I): Final grades due by noon. 

September 28

Five-Week Classes (Session II): Last day to add a class. Last day to receive 100% refund. Last day to change from credit to audit or drop a class without a grade.

September 29

Five-Week Classes (Session II): Last day to receive 50% refund; $50 Schedule Change Fee begins.

September 30

Five-Week Classes (Session II): Last day to receive 25% refund.

October 10

Priority registration for winter 2023 session begins.

October 11-12

First Bi-Term Classes: Final Examinations. 

October 13-14

Fall Break (University closed)

October 15

Five-Week Classes (Session II): 60% point.

October 17

Priority registration for  spring 2023 semester begins.

October 17

Second Bi-Term Classes: Classes begin.

October 18

First Bi-Term Classes: Final grades due by noon. 

October 18

Tuition and fees deadline for students who registered September 1-October 3 and
balance due for students who have not paid fees in full, including late payment fees.

October 18

Five-Week Classes (Session II): Last day to drop a class with a W. Last day to change from credit to audit. Last day to submit form for Pass/Fail Grading Option. 

October 19

Second Bi-Term Classes: Last day to register for a class. Last day to drop a class without a grade. Last day to change a class from audit to credit. Last day to receive 100% refund for a class.

October 20

Second Bi-Term Classes: $50 Schedule Change Fee begins.

October 23

Second Bi-Term Classes: Last day to receive 50% refund.

October 23

Full Semester Classes: 60% point of the fall semester.

October 25

Second Bi-Term Classes: Last day to receive 25% refund. 

October 28

Five-Week Classes (Session II): Final examinations.

October 31

Full Semester Classes: Last day to drop a class with a W. Last day to change a class
from credit to audit. Last day to submit form for Pass/Fail Grading Option. 

October 31

Five-Week Classes (Session III): Classes begin.

November 1

Five-Week Classes (Session II): FInal grades due by noon. 

November 2

Five-Week Classes (Session III): Last day to add a class. Last day to receive 100% refund. Last day to change a class from audit to credit or drop a class without a grade. 

November 3

Five-Week Classes (Session III): Last day to receive 50% refund; $50 Schedule Change Fee begins.

November 4

Deadline to apply for 2023 August and May graduation. 

November 4

Five-Week Classes (Session III): Last day to receive 25% refund.

November 11

Due date for outstanding coursework from spring 2022 and summer session 2022 incompletes. If coursework is not turned in by deadline, the grade will be updated from an X to an F when final grades are posted for the term.

November 15

Second Bi-Term Classes: 60% point.

November 16

Five-Week Classes (Session III): 60% point.

November 17

Second Bi-Term Classes: Last day to drop a class with a W.  Last day to change a class from credit to audit. Last day to submit form for Pass/Fail Grading Option. 

November 18

Five-Week Classes (Session III): last day to drop a class with a W. Last day to change from credit to audit. Last day to submit form for Pass/Fail Grading Option. 

November 23-25

Thanksgiving Break (University Closed)

December 2

Roster freeze date (No late adds or withdrawals for extenuating circumstances will be processed after this date.)

December 2

Five-Week Classes (Session III): Final examinations.

December 5-8

Full Semester Classes: Final examinations.

December 7-8

Second Bi-Term Classes: Final examinations. 

December 9

College Recognition Ceremonies

December 13

Final grades due by noon.


 


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