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Academic Calendar

The dates below represent official academic deadlines and informational dates for the semesters displayed.

Note: "ID" signifies Institute of Design.

The academic calendar for Chicago-Kent College of Law is made available by the Downtown Campus Registrar's Office at www.kentlaw.iit.edu/current-students/academic-affairs.

Academic Year 2018-2019

Fall 2018

Aug 20 Fall Classes Begin
Aug 25 Last Day to Add/Drop for ID A Session Classes with No Tuition Charges
Sept 1 Last Day to Add/Drop for Full Semester and ID Full Semester Classes with No Tuition Charges
Sept 2 $200 Late Registration Fee Begins for Full Semester Classes
Sept 3 Labor Day - No Classes
Sept 10 Last Day to Submit Late Registration Fee Waiver
Sept 10 Fall Degree Conferral Applications Due
Sept 12 Fall Final Exam Schedule Published Online
Sept 21 Last Day to Withdraw for ID A Session Classes
Oct 1 Spring & Summer Incomplete Grades Due
Oct 8 Fall Break Day - No Classes
Oct 19 Midterm Grades Due
Oct 20 Last Day to Add/Drop for ID B Session Classes with No Tuition Charges
Oct 22 Spring & Summer Class Schedules Published Online
Oct 29 Last Day to Withdraw for Full Semester and ID Full Semester Classes
Oct 29 Last Day to Request Late Registration
Nov 5 Spring & Summer Registration Begins
Nov 16 Last Day to Withdraw for ID B Session Classes
Nov 21-25 Thanksgiving Break - No Classes
Dec 1 Last Day of Fall Classes
Dec 2 Last Day to Request an Incomplete Grade
Dec 3-8 Final Exam Week/Final Grading Begins on Dec 3
Dec 12 Final Grades Due at Noon (12 p.m. CST)
Dec 22 Fall Degree Conferral
 
Accelerated and Short Courses Registration Deadlines
COURSE LAST DAY TO ADD/DROP
(with no tuition charges)
LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW
ECE 742 Sept 15 Sept 27
ECE 764 Oct 26 Oct 30
* $200 Late Registration Fee begins the day after the last day to add/drop for each respective accelerated or short course.

Spring 2019

Jan 14 Spring Classes Begin
Jan 21 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - No Classes
Jan 26 Last Day to Add/Drop for Full Semester Classes with No Tuition Charges
Jan 27 $200 Late Registration Fee Begins for Full Semester Classes
Feb 4 Last Day to Submit Late Registration Fee Waiver
Feb 4 Spring Degree Conferral Applications Due
Feb 6 Spring Final Exam Schedule Published Online
Feb 25 Fall Incomplete Grades Due
Mar 15 Midterm Grades Due
Mar 18-23 Spring Break Week - No Classes
Mar 25 Fall Class Schedule Published Online
Apr 1 Last Day to Withdraw for Full Semester Classes
Apr 1 Last Day to Request Late Registration
Apr 8 Fall Registration Begins
May 4 Last Day of Spring Classes
May 5 Last Day to Request an Incomplete Grade
May 6-11 Final Exam Week/Final Grading Begins on May 6
May 15 Final Grades Due at Noon (12 p.m. CST)
May 18 Spring Degree Conferral & Commencement
 
Accelerated and Short Courses Registration Deadlines
COURSE LAST DAY TO ADD/DROP
(with no tuition charges)
LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW
ECE 718-01 Jan 18 Jan 22
ECE 744-01 Feb 2 Feb 16
ECE 752-01 Mar 1 Mar 3

Summer 2019

Session A
May 20 Classes Begin - Summer A
May 25 Last Day to Add/Drop with No Tuition Charges - Summer A
May 26 $200 Late Registration Fee Begins - Summer A
May 27 Memorial Day - No Classes
May 28 Last Day to Submit Late Registration Fee Waiver - Summer A
May 31 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral Applications Due
June 7 Midterm Grades Due - Summer A
June 14 Last Day to Withdraw - Summer A
June 14 Last Day to Request Late Registration - Summer A
June 29 Last Day of Classes/Exams - Summer A
July 3 Final Grades Due at Noon (12 p.m. CST) - Summer A
July 4-5 Independence Day Holiday - No Classes
Aug 17 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral
 
Session B
May 31 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral Applications Due
June 3 Classes Begin - Summer B
June 8 Last Day to Add/Drop with No Tuition Charges - Summer B
June 9 $200 Late Registration Fee Begins - Summer B
June 11 Last Day to Submit Late Registration Fee Waiver - Summer B
June 28 Midterm Grades Due - Summer B
July 4-5 Independence Day Holiday - No Classes
July 8 Last Day to Withdraw - Summer B
July 8 Last Day to Request Late Registration - Summer B
July 27 Last Day of Classes/Exams - Summer B
July 31 Final Grades Due at Noon (12 p.m. CST) - Summer B
Aug 17 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral
 
Session C
May 31 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral Applications Due
July 1 Classes Begin - Summer C
July 4-5 Independence Day Holiday - No Classes
July 6 Last Day to Add/Drop with No Tuition Charges - Summer C
July 7 $200 Late Registration Fee Begins - Summer C
July 9 Last Day to Submit Late Registration Fee Waiver - Summer C
July 19 Midterm Grades Due - Summer C
July 19 Last Day to Withdraw - Summer C
July 19 Last Day to Request Late Registration - Summer C
Aug 10 Last Day of Classes/Exams - Summer C
Aug 14 Final Grades Due at Noon (12 p.m. CST) - Summer C
Aug 17 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral
 
Session D
May 20 Classes Begin - Summer D
May 27 Memorial Day - No Classes
May 29 Last Day to Add/Drop with No Tuition Charges - Summer D
May 30 $200 Late Registration Fee Begins - Summer D
May 31 Last Day to Submit Late Registration Fee Waiver - Summer D
May 31 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral Applications Due
June 28 Midterm Grades Due - Summer D
July 4-5 Independence Day Holiday - No Classes
July 12 Last Day to Withdraw - Summer D
July 12 Last Day to Request Late Registration - Summer D
Aug 10 Last Day of Classes/Exams - Summer D
Aug 14 Final Grades Due at Noon (12 p.m. CST) - Summer D
Aug 17 Summer Combined Session Degree Conferral
 
Accelerated and Short Courses Registration Deadlines
COURSE LAST DAY TO ADD/DROP
(with no tuition charges)
LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW
CHEM 700-01 June 8 July 5
PHYS 550-01 June 10 June 13
PHYS 550-02 June 17 June 20
 
 

Future Academic Calendars

The academic calendars for future years are made available on our Subsequent Academic Years page. Please note that all future dates are subject to change.

 

Historical Academic Calendars and Term Dates

For your reference, academic dates for previous semesters are made available on our Registrar Archives page.

 

Additional Calendars

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