FALL 2018 SEMESTER CALENDARSeptember 5- December 21Q1:September 5- October 26Q2-October 27-December 21DATES LISTED IN THIS CALENDAR SUPERSEDE ANY OTHER PUBLISHED DATES February 20 Registration for Summer 2018 for continuing and visiting students begins April 5-19 Registration for Fall 2018Please adhere to the Registration Timetable on the web. May 16 Graduate Commencement May 18 Undergraduate Commencement May 28 Memorial Day, University Closed July 4 Independence Day, University Closed August 15 - Sept.11 Late Registration (Late Fee assessed) September 1 Last day to apply for the January 2019 graduation period September 3 Labor Day, University Closed September 5 Fall 2018 semester begins September 5 First Academic Quarter Begins(Q1) September 5-11 Fall 2018 program adjustment (see instructions on the web) September 11 Last day for 100% refund from a Q1(First Academic Quarter) course. September 11 Last day for 100% refund for withdrawal from a full semester course September 14 Last day to request the pass/fail or audit option.Please e-mail Registrar@wpunj.edu September 15 Last Day for 50% refund from a Q1 (First Academic Quarter) course September 20 Last day for Academic withdrawal from a Q1 (First Academic Quarter) course-No Refund October 8 Columbus Day, University Open, Classes in Session October 10 Last Day for 50% refund for withdrawal from a course October 26 First Academic Quarter ends(Quarter Course-Q1) October 27 Second Academic Quarter begins(Quarter Course-Q2) October 30 Last day for 100% refund from a Q2(Second Academic Quarter) course. November 1 Last day for 50% refund from a Q2(Second Academic Quarter) course. November 6 Election Day, University Open, Classes in Session November 7 Last Day to academically withdraw from a course for Fall 2017(NO REFUND) November 12 Last day for 0% refund from a Q2(Second Academic Quarter) course-No refund November 11 Veteran's Day, University Open, classes in session November 22 Last day to apply for a Leave of Absence November 22 Thanksgiving Day, University Closed November 23-November 25 Classes cancelled,University Closed December 13 Last day to Withdraw from the University December 14-21 Examination period and /or continued class instruction December 21 Second Academic Quarter ends-Quarter Course-Q2 December 21 Fall 2018 semester ends at close of academic day December 25 Winter Break Begins December 25-January 1 University Closed December 26 Winter Session 2018 begins January 3 Fall 2018 grades due to Registrar from faculty January 14 Winter Session 2018 Ends January 16 First day of classes Spring 2019 semester (Students should not put off registering beyond the first window. The university can not guarantee seat availability. To wait to register will create an inconvenience for all concerned.) *The refund deadline for dropping classes for the Fall 2018 semester is 11:59PM on the dates listed above. **Please see the Summer 2018 Calendar for the exact dates of registration.