Mason School of Business

Academic Calendar Dates

Resources
Full-Time MBA
Fall 2017
April 5 - September 6 Registration/Schedule Adjustment for Continuing Students
July 1 Registration for New Students
August 14 Registration for Non-Degree Seeking Students
August 14 - 18 Pre-Accounting/Math Bootcamp
August 21 - 25 First Year Orientation
August 30 Second Year Orientation
August 28 Classes Begin
August 28 - September 6 Add/Drop Period
September 7 - October 30

Withdrawal Period

Contact graduate registrar

October 23 - November 2 Spring Registration for Continuing Students
November 15, 2017 - January 25, 2018 Spring Schedule Adjustment Period I
December 13 Classes End
December 20 Last Day of Exams
January 3, 2018 by 9:00 a.m. Final Grading Deadline
January 12, 2018 Winter Degree Conferral
Spring 2018
November 15, 2017 - January 25 Spring Registration/Schedule Adjustment for Continuing Students
January 16 Classes Begin
January 16 - 25 Add/Drop Period
January 26 - 60% of course

Withdrawal Period

Contact graduate registrar

April 2 - 13 Fall Registration for Continuing Students
April 23 - September 2 Fall Schedule Adjustment Period I
May 7 Classes & Exams End
May 9 Grades due by 12 p.m. for Graduates
May 12 - 13 Spring Degree Conferral/Commencement Ceremony
May 16 Grades due by 9 a.m. for continuing students

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Flex MBA
Fall 2017
July 1 Registration for New Students
August 14 Registration for Non-Degree Seeking Students
August 19 Orientation
August 28 Classes Begin
August 28 - September 6 Add/Drop Period
September 7 - October 30

Withdrawal Period

Contact graduate registrar

October 23 - November 2 Spring Registration for Continuing Students
November 15, 2017 - January 25, 2018 Spring Schedule Adjustment Period I
December 11 Classes End
December 18 Last Day of Exams
January 3, 2018 by 9:00 a.m. Final Grading Deadline
January 12, 2018 Winter Degree Conferral
Spring 2018
November 15, 2017 - January 25 Spring Schedule Adjustments for New and Continuing Students
January 16 Classes Begin
January 16 - 25 Add/Drop Period
January 26 - 60% of course

Withdrawal Period

Contact graduate registrar

March 15 - 30 Summer Registration for Continuing Students
April 2 - 13 Fall Registration for Continuing Students
April 23 - September 2 Fall Schedule Adjustment Period I
April 30 Classes End
May 7 Last Day of Exams
May 9 Grades due by 12 p.m. for Graduates
May 12 - 13 Spring Degree Conferral/Commencement Ceremony
May 16 Grades due by 9 a.m. for continuing students

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Executive MBA
Fall 2017
August 18 Classes Begin
December 15 Classes & Exams End
January 3, 2018 by 9:00 a.m. Final Grading Deadline
January 12, 2018 Winter Degree Conferral
Spring 2018
January 8 Classes Begin
April 25 Classes & Exams End
May 3 Grades due by 9 a.m.
May 12 - 13 Spring Degree Conferral/Commencement Ceremony

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Online MBA
Fall 2017
July 1 Registration for New Students
August 14 Registration for Non-Degree Seeking Students

OMBA (A): August 28

OMBA (B): October 23

Classes Begin

OMBA (A): August 28 - September 3

OMBA (B): October 23 - 29

Add/Drop Period

OMBA (A): September 4 - 27

OMBA (B): October 30 - November 22

Withdrawal Period

Contact graduate registrar

October 23 - November 2 Spring Registration for Continuing Students
November 15, 2017 - January 25, 2018 Spring Schedule Adjustment Period I

OMBA (A): October 18

OMBA (B): December 13

Classes End

OMBA (A): October 18

OMBA (B): December 13

Last Day of Exams

OMBA (A): October 25

OMBA (B): December 20

Final Grading Deadline

January 12, 2018 Winter Degree Conferral
Spring 2018
November 15, 2017 - January 14 Spring Registration for New and Continuing Students

OMBA (A): January 8

OMBA (B): March 5

Classes Begin

OMBA (A): January 8 - 14

OMBA (B): March 5 - 11

Add/Drop Period

OMBA (A): January 15 - February 7

OMBA (B): March 12 - May 4

Withdrawal Period

Contact graduate registrar

OMBA (A): February 28

OMBA (B): April 25

Classes & Exams End

OMBA (A): March 7

OMBA (B): May 2

Final Grading Deadline

March 15 - May 13 Summer Registration for Continuing Students
May 12 - 13 Spring Degree Conferral/Commencement Ceremony
June 15 - September 2 Fall Registration for Continuing Students

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Master of Accounting
Fall 2017
August 22 - 25 Orientation
August 28 Classes Begin
August 28 - September 6 Add/Drop Period
September 7 - October 30

Withdrawal Period

Contact graduate registrar

December 8 Classes End
December 18 Last Day of Exams
January 3, 2018 by 9:00 a.m. Final Grading Deadline
January 12, 2018 Winter Degree Conferral
Spring 2018
November 15, 2017 - January 25 Spring Schedule Adjustment for New and Continuing Students
January 16 Classes Begin
January 16 - 25 Add/Drop Period
January 26 - 60% of course

Withdrawal Period

Contact graduate registrar

April 2 - 13 Fall Registration for Continuing Students
April 23 - September 2 Fall Schedule Adjustment Period 1
May 7 Classes & Exams End
May 9 Grades due by 12 p.m. for Graduates
May 12 - 13 Spring Degree Conferral/Commencement Ceremony
May 16 Grades due by 9 a.m. for continuing students

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M.S. in Business Analytics
Fall 2017
August 24 - 25 Orientation
August 30 Classes Begin
August 28 - September 6 Add/Drop Period
September 7 - October 30

Withdrawal Period

Contact graduate registrar

December 8 Classes End
December 18 Last Day of Exams
January 3, 2018 by 9:00 a.m. Final Grading Deadline
January 12, 2018 Winter Degree Conferral
Spring 2018
January 17 Classes Begin
April 27 Classes End
May 1 - 8 Exams
May 9 Grades due by 12 p.m. for Graduates
May 12 - 13 Spring Degree Conferral/Commencement Ceremony
May 16 Grades due by 9 a.m. for continuing students

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Summer 2018

Module A

March 15 - May 13 Registration for new and continuing students
May 7 - June 27 Classes
May 7 - 13 Add/Drop Period
May 14 - June 6 Withdrawal Period
July 4 Final Grades due at noon
September 3 Summer graduation (Degree conferral date, No ceremony)

Module B

March 15 - May 13 Registration for new and continuing students
July 2 - August 22 Classes
July 2 - 8 Add/Drop Period
July 9 - August 1 Withdrawal Period
August 29 Final Grades due at noon
September 3 Summer graduation (Degree conferral date, No ceremony)
Session VI April 27 - August 13 Classes
April 27 - May 4 Add/Drop Period
May 5 - June 25 Withdrawal Period
August 16 Final Grades due at 9 a.m.
September 9 Summer graduation (Degree conferral date, No ceremony)
Session VII April 2 - May 18 Registration for new and continuing students
May 14 - June 21 Classes
May 14 - 18 Add/Drop Period
May 19 - June 6 Withdrawal Period
June 25 Final Grades due at 9 a.m.
August 26 Summer graduation (Degree conferral date, No ceremony)
Session VIII April 2 - May 18 Registration for new and continuing students
June 25 - August 2 Classes
June 25 - 28 Add/Drop Period
June 29 - July 17 Withdrawal Period
August 6 Final Grades due at 9 a.m. for graduating students
August 10 Final Grades due at 9 a.m. for continuing students
August 26 Summer graduation (Degree conferral date, No ceremony)
Non Standard Session May 15 - August 19 Classes
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