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Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering | Resources for Online Students

Photo of cacti with the text: Welcome to the fall 2018 semester.

Welcome back, returning students! Welcome, new students! The fall 2018 semester begins on Thursday, August 16, 2018. Make sure you remember these important academic calendar dates for fall sessions A and B.

Get familiar with the academic calendar

Session A (Thursday, August 16, 2018–Friday, October 5, 2018)

  • Classes begin: Thursday, August 16, 2018
  • Last day to register or drop/add classes: Friday, August 17, 2018
  • Labor Day, university closed: Monday, September 3, 2018
  • Course withdrawal deadline: Wednesday, September 5, 2018
  • Complete session withdrawal deadline: Friday, October 5, 2018
  • Final exams, classes end: Friday, October 5, 2018

Session B (Wednesday, October 10, 2018–Friday, November 30, 2018)

  • Classes begin: Wednesday, October 10, 2018
  • Last day to register or drop/add classes: Thursday, October 11, 2018
  • Course withdrawal deadline: Tuesday, October 30, 2018
  • Veterans Day, university closed: Monday, November 12, 2018
  • Thanksgiving Holiday, university closed: Thursday, November 22, 2018–Friday, November 23, 2018
  • Complete session withdrawal deadline: Friday, November 30, 2018
  • Final exams, classes end: Friday, November 30, 2018

Are you graduating this semester?

The deadline to apply for graduation is Monday, October 1, 2018. Mark your calendar for Grad Fair Dates at Sun Devil Campus Bookstores.

ASU Commencement will be held Monday, December 10, 2018. The Fulton Schools Convocation ceremony date and time will be announced as the semester gets underway.