Fall Term 2014

Dates may be subject to change without notice.


Aug. 6, Wed.                     
•  University bills with Fall 2014 tuition and fees charges available on AccessPlus.

Aug. 8, Fri.
Undergraduate applications for graduation for Fall 2014 are due. Submit via AccessPlus (student tab, graduation, application).

Aug. 20, Wed.                     
• Fee payment deadline for fall. First payment (minimum due) or payment in full.

Aug. 22, Fri.                        
•  Last day to initiate registration in person without a late registration fee in the Registrar's Student Scheduling Office, 10 Enrollment Services Center by 5 p.m. Registration may be initiated using AccessPlus until 11 p.m. Aug 24, without a late registration fee.

Aug. 24, Sun.                      
•  Last day to initiate registration through AccessPlus without a late registration fee. Registration must be completed by 11 p.m.
•  Last day to cancel registration on AccessPlus for fall to avoid tuition assessment. All courses must be dropped on AccessPlus by 11 p.m.

Aug. 25, Mon.                     
•  Class work begins.
•  Schedule changes processed through AccessPlus registration or in 10 Enrollment Services Center.

Aug. 29, Fri.                        
•  Last day to initiate registration through AccessPlus. A late registration fee applies.
•  Last day to process most schedule changes without a schedule change fee or to add/drop a course without signatures of instructor and adviser (full-semester courses and first half-semester courses). See the tuition adjustment schedule for financial deadlines and the Schedule of Classes for exceptions. http://www.registrar.iastate.edu/fees/tuition-adj
•  Last day to drop full-semester or first half-semester courses without the drop appearing on the permanent record or counting toward the limit of dropped courses.
•  Last day to process a schedule change for fall through AccessPlus registration.
•  Last day to change a full semester course from audit to credit basis.

Aug. 30, Sat.                        
•  Last day to return textbooks for refund to University Book Store. Exclusions apply. See www.isubookstore.com for details.

Sep. 1, Mon.                       
•  University holiday—offices closed, classes recessed.

Sep. 2, Tues.
Please note: On Sept. 2, the Scheduling and Fees area of the Registrar’s Office temporarily relocated to Room 139 Durham. If you have schedule changes (adds/drops, etc.) or questions regarding fees or special registrations, please visit their offices in 139 Durham. Phone numbers remained the same. More information at:  http://www.registrar.iastate.edu/.

Sept. 8, Mon.                      
•  Last day to receive a tuition and fee adjustment for full-semester courses when dropping below full-time status. No refunds for full-semester courses after day 10 of the semester.
•  Last day to change a full-semester or first half-semester course from Pass/Not Pass to grade basis without it counting toward total allowable P/NP credits used for graduation.
•  Last day to elect to audit a full-semester course for fall. The instructor of the course must approve an audit.
Scheduling and Fees area of the Registrar’s Office temporarily relocated in 139 Durham.    

Sept. 12, Fri.                       
•  Graduate College: Last day for graduate students to submit applications for graduation for Fall 2014 through AccessPlus.

Sep. 20, Sat.                        
•  Fee payment deadline for fall semester. Second payment (minimum due).

Sep. 24, Wed.                     
•  Last day to change degree audit information for fall semester.    
  
Scheduling and Fees area of the Registrar’s Office temporarily relocated in 139 Durham.

Sep. 26, Fri.   
•  Graduate College: Deadline for LATE Applications for Graduation. Late Applications for Graduation will be accepted through this date, with an additional late fee.             
•  Last day to add/drop a first half-semester course without extenuating circumstances.
•  Last day to change a first half-semester course to or from Pass/Not Pass. Courses changed to graded basis after Sept. 8 count toward total allowable P/NP credits used for graduation.
Scheduling and Fees area of the Registrar’s Office temporarily relocated in 139 Durham.

Oct. 4, Sat.                          
•  Schedule of Classes for Spring 2015 available for viewing on the Web.

Oct. 8, Wed.                     
•  Advising period for Spring 2015 registration begins.    

Oct. 17, Fri., 2:15 p.m.       
•  Midterm grade reports due on AccessPlus and Blackboard Learn.
•  First half-semester courses end.

Oct. 20, Mon.                                         
•  Fee payment deadline for fall. Final payment due.
•  Second half-semester courses begin.

Oct. 22, Wed.                      
•  Registration period for Spring 2015 begins.                                              
•  First day of assigned Spring 2015 registration dates for students in the College of Veterinary Medicine and students in the Graduate College. Hours for AccessPlus registration are 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., Monday—Saturday.
•  Seniors graduating Spring 2015 should submit a Graduation Application via AccessPlus (student tab, graduation, application).

Oct. 23, Thurs.                    
•  First day of assigned Spring 2015 registration dates for students projected as seniors. Hours for AccessPlus registration are 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., Monday—Saturday.

Oct. 24, Fri.                         
•  Last day to process most schedule changes for a second half-semester course without a schedule change fee or to add/drop a second half-semester course without signatures of instructor and adviser. See the tuition adjustment schedule for financial deadlines.                           
•  Last day to drop a second half-semester course without the drop appearing on the permanent record or counting toward the limit of dropped courses.
•  Last day to change a second half-semester course from Pass/Not Pass to grade basis without it counting toward total allowable P/NP credits used for graduation.

Oct. 30, Thurs.                    
•  First day of assigned Spring 2015 registration dates for students projected as juniors. Hours for AccessPlus registration are 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., Monday—Saturday, and most Sundays.

Oct. 31, Fri.                          
•  Last day to add/drop full-semester courses or withdraw without extenuating circumstances.
•  Last day to change a full-semester course to or from Pass/Not Pass. Full-semester courses changed to graded basis after Sept. 8 count toward total allowable P/NP credits used for graduation.
•  Last day to file a Designation of Repeated Course form for a full-semester or second half-semester course that is not an automatic designated repeat.

Nov. 5, Wed.                       
• Graduate College: last day for graduate students to cancel graduation without being assessed a nonrefundable graduation fee.                  
• Graduate College: Commencement forms for Summer 2014 graduates wanting to attend fall commencement are due.

Nov. 6, Thu.                        
• First day of assigned Spring 2015 registration dates for students projected as sophomores. Hours for AccessPlus registration are 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., Monday—Saturday.

Nov. 13, Thu.                          
• First day of assigned Spring 2015 registration dates for students continuing as freshmen. Hours for AccessPlus registration are 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., Monday—Saturday.

Nov. 19, Wed.                     
• Last day of assigned registration start dates for Spring 2015 registration.

Nov. 21, Fri.                        
• Last day to add/drop a second half-semester course without extenuating circumstances.
•  Last day to change a second half-semester course to or from Pass/Not Pass. Second half-semester courses changed to graded basis after Oct 24 count toward total allowable P/NP credits used for graduation.

Nov. 24-28 Mon.—Fri.       
•  Thanksgiving break, classes recessed.

Nov. 26, Wed.
•  Graduate College: last day for final oral examinations.

Nov. 27-28 Thurs.—Fri.     
•  University holidays—offices closed.

Dec. 2, Tues.                       
• Graduate College: last day for final submission of graduate student graduation approval form.

Dec. 4, Thurs.                     
•  Graduate College: last day to upload final electronic thesis/dissertation for Thesis Office review.

Dec. 10, Wed.                     
•  End of term textbook buyback and rental book return begins at University Bookstore

Dec. 15-19 Mon.—Fri.        
•  Final examinations.

Dec. 19, Fri.                       
•  Fall semester ends.
•  Undergraduate graduation applications for Spring 2015 are due. Submit via AccessPlus (student tab, graduation, application).

Dec. 20, Sat.                        
• Undergraduate Commencement: http://www.graduation.iastate.edu/
• Graduate College Commencement: http://www.graduation.iastate.edu/

Dec. 23, Tues.
•  Last day for end of term textbook buyback and rental book return at University Bookstore

Dec. 25-26 Thurs.—Fri.      
•  University holidays—offices closed.

Dec. 29, Mon., 2:15 p.m. 
•  Final grades due on (AccessPlus and Blackboard Learn).

Dec. 30, Tues.                     
•  Grade reports available on AccessPlus