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2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog 
2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog [Not Current Academic Year. Consult with Your Academic Advisor for Your Catalog Year]

Spring Semester 2013

Academic Calendar   > Spring Semester 2013


Admission   Application deadlines can be found on line at Admissions under the application process for your specific admission status: freshman, transfer, international, or graduate.

NOVEMBER 2012    

Enrollment   To be announced. For specific enrollment times, go to the Enrollment Schedule on line.
Financial aid applications   Information is available from the Costs and Financial Aid area of the UH website.
Payment and Refund Deadlines   Timing is critical to University payment and refund processes.

Please review the information on line at: Student Financial Services.
Graduation Application Deadlines   Regular filing period: Friday, November 2, 2012 through Friday, February 22, 2013 (non-refundable $25.00 fee).
Late filing period: Saturday, February 23, 2013 through Friday, March 22, 2013 (non-refundable $50.00 fee).

Go to myUH (Peoplesoft) to apply.


Dates for the events listed to the right vary by College. Please check with your College as early as possible.

  1. Master’s / Doctoral Deadlines
  • submitting final draft of master’s thesis or dissertation to the committee
  • submitting signed original and two copies of approved master’s thesis or dissertation for binding
  • ordering caps and gowns
  1. Commencement
    Please see the current UH Commencement Schedule. Information for some Colleges may also be found by searching the UH Events Calendar using “commencement”. See also: graduation application  and cap and gown  information in the Academic Regulations and Degree Requirements section of this catalog.

Janurary 2013 14 Monday
First day of classes.
21 Monday
Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.
22 Tuesday
Last day to add a class.
30 Wednesday
ORD - Official Reporting Day
(12th class day).

Last day to drop a course or withdraw  without receiving a grade.

Last day to drop a course without hours counting towards the Enrollment Cap for Texas Residents.
NOTE: Tuition is higher for hours in excess of the cap.

February 2013 22 Friday
End of regular filing period to apply online for spring 2013 graduation with non-refundable $25 fee.
  23 Saturday
Beginning of late filing period to apply online for Spring 2013 graduation - non-refundable $50 fee. Late Filing period runs from Sat. February 23 through Fri. March 22, 2013. Go to myUH (Peoplesoft) to apply.
March 2013 11-16 Monday - Saturday
Spring holiday.
   22 Friday
End of late filing period to apply online for Spring 2013 graduation with non-refundable $50 fee.
   27 Wednesday
Last day to drop a course or withdraw a ‘W’.

April 2013  29 Monday
Last day of classes
   30 Tuesday
Make up day for class days officially canceled by the university (if necessary) or Reading Period.

May 2013  1-9 1-9 Wednesday - Thursday
Final examination period.
See: Current Final Exam Schedule
Official closing of the spring semester.

also see: Note, above