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FALL 2015 IMPORTANT DATES
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March 23 - April 3
SAIL (Web) registration – by class standing and earned credit hours
Registration waitlisting (varies by class) begins
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April 4 -
Sept. 10
SAIL (Web) registration – open
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Aug. 3Fall De-registration Day (TENTATIVE) (oakland.edu/deregistration)
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Sept. 2New student convocation
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Sept. 3Classes begin 7:30 a.m.
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Sept. 3-10First week of late registration – SAIL (Web) registration/add class(es) continues
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Sept. 7Labor Day recess
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Sept. 10Last day 100% tuition refund – 1st half courses. Fax and in-person drops of courses must be received in the Registrar’s Office by 4 p.m.

Last day to add a class - 1st half courses
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Sept. 11-17Second week of late registration – instructor permission is required to register/add class(es) in MySAIL
Registration waitlisting (varies by class) ends
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Sept. 17Last day 100% tuition refund – full semester courses. Fax and in-person drops of courses must be received by the Office of the Registrar by 4 p.m.

Last day to add a class

Last day to declare audit

Last day “no–grade” drop

Financial aid credit lock: Financial aid is based on the registered courses and course credits as of 11:59 pm. Courses and credits added after that time are not considered in financial aid budgets or for disbursement of financial aid scholarships, grants, and Perkins loans. Federal loans require a minimum of half time enrollment at the time of disbursement.
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Sept. 18First day 0% tuition refund – full semester courses
First day grade of “W” assigned for drops - full semester courses
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Sept. 24Official count date
Bill due date (NOTE: All fall tuition and housing is due on this bill due date regardless of class start date.)
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Sept. 25Last day to file application for degree/certificates for fall 2015
Last day to Apply for Graduation
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Sept. 30Federal financial aid recipients enrolled in full semester courses: Last day to return federal financial aid funds for students who stopped attending all courses.
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Oct. 8Last day official withdrawal – 1st half classes
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Oct. 15Last day to complete competency exams
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Oct. 24Bill due date
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Oct. 26Last day 100% tuition refund – 2nd half courses. Fax and in-person drops of course must be received in the Office of the Registrar by 4 p.m.

Last day to add a class – 2nd half courses
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Nov. 3Last day to defend thesis/dissertation for fall graduates.

Federal financial aid recipients enrolled in first half courses: Last day to return federal financial aid funds for students who stopped attending all courses.
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Nov. 5Last day official withdrawal – full semester classes
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Nov. 10Last day to obtain thesis/dissertation format approval from Graduate Study for fall graduates
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Nov. 17Last day to submit thesis/dissertation to Graduate Study (520 ODH) for binding in fulfillment of degree requirements for fall graduates
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Nov. 22Federal financial aid recipients enrolled in second half courses: Last day to return federal financial aid funds for students who stopped attending all courses.
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Nov. 23Last day official withdrawal – 2nd half classes
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Nov. 25Thanksgiving recess begins 10 p.m.
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Nov. 30Classes resume 7:30 a.m.
Bill Due Date
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Dec. 1Winter De-registration Day (TENTATIVE) (oakland.edu/deregistration)
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Dec. 7Fall classes end 10 p.m.
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Dec. 8Study day
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Dec. 9-15Final exams end at 10 p.m.
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Dec. 15Last day to resolve “I” grades from fall 2014
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Dec. 18Grades due and roll 8 a.m.
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Dec. 19Commencement – August and December degree graduates
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Dec. 26Bill due date
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Dec. 24 -
Jan. 3, 2016
University closed – holiday recess
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