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2020 Spring Semester

 Priority registration begins through TopNet  
 October 21
Graduate Students, Seniors and Post-Baccalaureate Students
(90 or more hours earned)  
  LAST NAME REGISTRATION DATE
  O - Z October 21
  A - F October 22
  G - N October 23
October 24
Special Groups
  TIER 1 October 24
  TIER 2 October 25
October 28
Juniors (60  - 89 earned hours)
  LAST NAME REGISTRATION DATE
   A - K  October 28
  L - Z October 29
October 30
Sophomores (30 - 59 earned hours)
  LAST NAME REGISTRATION DATE
  A - K  October 30
  L - Z  October 31

 November 1

Returning Freshmen (0 - 29 earned hours)
  LAST NAME REGISTRATION DATE
  A - Z November 1

November 2- 
January 26

 

OPEN REGISTRATION:
Continuing and readmission undergraduate students and all graduate students who did not participate in Priority Registration may register using TopNet through January 26. Eligibility requirements for Open Registration are the same as for Priority Registration. Undergraduate degree-seeking students should read Advising Requirement for Undergraduate Degree-Seeking Students regarding advising requirements for clearance to register.
January 20   Martin Luther King Day (University closed)
January 22
  Tuition and fees deadline for students who registered through January 6 (Refer to Fee Payment Schedule on page 17).
January 22   Residence halls open at 8:00 a.m.
January 24
  Residual funds disbursement for credit balances for students with scholarships only will be made through the student's refund preference selected with BankMobile Disbursements (Refer to page 21). 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.
January 27   Day and evening classes begin. Students initially registering on or after this date will be subject to a late registration penalty of $50.
January 29   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.
January 29   Five-week classes (Session I): last day to receive 100% refund. Last day to change a class from audit to credit or drop a class without a grade.
January 30   First bi-term classes: $50 Schedule Change Fee begins.
January 30   Five-week classes (Session I): $50 Schedule Change Fee begins.
January 30   Five-week classes (Session I): last day to receive 50% refund. 
January 31   Five-week classes (Session I): last day to receive 25% refund.
February 2   First bi-term classes: last day to receive 50% refund.
February 3   Deadline to apply for spring 2020 graduation. Students planning to graduate in August 2020 must apply by this date to participate in the spring commencement ceremony.
February 3
  Last day to register for a full-time course load (12 or more hours for undergraduates and 9 or more for graduates).
February 3
  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. (Refer to Tuition and Fee Refund Policy)
February 4   Full semester classes: $50 Schedule Change Fee begins.
February 4
  First bi-term classes: last day to receive any refund.
February 9
  Full semester classes: last day to receive 50% refund.
February 14   Last day to file for change in residency for fee assessment purposes for the 2019 spring semester.
February 14
  Residual funds disbursement for credit balances resulting from federal and state grants and loans will be made to students through the refund preference selected with BankMobile Disbursements (Refer to page 21). Please not that enrollment changes, outstanding holds or additional charges on your account could result in a delay in release of your residual funds. 
February 15   Five-week classes (Session I): 60% point.
February 16   Full semester classes: last day to receive any refund for the 2020 spring semester.
February 18   Five-week classes (Session I): last day to drop a class with a W. Last day to change from credit to audit.
February 20   Tuition and fees deadline for students who registered January 7-February 4 and balance due for students who have not paid fees in full (including late payment fees). A financial obligation hold will be placed on the student's account which prohibits receipt of transcript and may prohibit registration activity and receipt of transcript until balance is paid in full (Refer to Fee Payment Schedule on page 17).
February 22   First bi-term classes: 60% point.
February 27   First bi-term classes: last day to drop a class with a W. Last day to change a class from credit to audit.
February 28   Five-week classes (Session I): Final examinations.
March 2   Five-week classes (Session II): classes begin.
March 4   Five-week classes (Session II): last day to receive 100% refund. Last day to change a class from audit to credit or drop a class without a grade. 
March 5   Five-week classes (Session II): last day to receive 50% refund; $50 Schedule Change Fee begins.
March 6   Five-week classes (Session II): last day to receive 25% refund.
March 9-13
  Spring Break
March 17
  Balance due for students who have not paid fees in full (including late payment fees).
March 19-20   First bi-term classes: Final examinations.
March 23   Second bi-term classes: classes begin.
March 23   Priority registration for 2020 summer term begins.
March 24   First bi-term classes: final grades due by noon.
March 25   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.
March 26   Second bi-term classes: $50 Schedule Change Fee begins.
March 29   Second bi-term classes: last day to receive 50% refund.
March 29   Five-week classes (Session II): 60% point.
March 31   Second bi-term classes:last day to receive any refund.
March 31   Five-week classes (Session II): last day to drop a class with a W. Last day to change from credit to audit.
April 5   Full semester classes: 60% point.
April 6   Priority registration for 2020 fall semester begins.
April 9
  Full semester classes: last day to drop a class with a "W", last day to change a class from credit to audit.
April 10   Five-week classes (Session II): final examinations.
April 13   Five-week classes (Session III): classes begin.
April 15   Five-week classes (Session III): last day to receive 100% refund. Last day to change from credit to audit or drop a class without a grade.
April 16   Five-week classes (Session III): last day to receive 50% refund; $50 Schedule Change Fee begins.
April 17   Five-week classes (Session III): last day to receive 25% refund.
 April 23   Second bi-term classes: last day to drop a class with a W.  Last day to change a class from credit to audit.
April 24   Second bi-term classes: 60% point.
 April 24   Last day students may remove an incomplete from the 2018 Fall Semester or 2019 Winter Term.
April 24   Last day to apply for August 2020 graduation.
April 27   Five-week classes (Session III): 60% point.
May 5   Five-week classes (Session III): last day to drop a class with a W. Last day to change from credit to audit or drop a class without a grade.
May 8
  Roster freeze date (No late adds or withdrawals for extenuating circumstances will be processed after this date.)
 May 11-15
  Final examinations for full semester and second bi-term classes.
May 15   Five-week classes (Session III): final examinations.
 May 15   6 p.m. Topper Walk and University Commencement Ceremony (All Colleges).
May 15   7 p.m. Big Red Bash- South Lawn
 May 16   Individual College Recognition Ceremonies- E.A. Diddle Arena
   

8:00 a.m. -College of Health and Human Services 
10:00 a.m. - Ogden College of Science and Engineering
12:00 p.m. -College of Education and Behavioral Sciences
2:00 p.m. -Potter College of Arts and Letters
4:00 p.m. - Gordon Ford College of Business

May 19  

Final Grades due by noon.

Day and Evening Classes -- January 27, 2020

Earthday WKU


 


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