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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]

Fall 2013/ Winter Mini Session 2013/Spring 2014/ Summer 2014


Academic Calendar  > Fall 2013/ Winter Mini Session 2013/Spring 2014/ Summer 2014

 

 

Timing is critical to University payment and refund processes. Before classes start, please review the following deadlines:

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EVENTS / DEADLINES Fall 2013 Spring 2014 Summer 2014
Summer
Session 1
Summer
Session 2
Summer
Session 3
Summer
Session 4
First day of classes.
Please also see notes below Re: college-specific dates and days summer sessions meet.
August 26, 2013 Monday
* see notes
January 13, 2014 Monday
* see notes
June 2, 2014 Monday
* see notes
June 2, 2014 Monday
* see notes
June 2, 2014 Tuesday
* see notes
July 9, 2014 Wednesday
* see notes
Martin Luther King holiday.   January 20, 2014 Monday        
Labor Day holiday. September 2, 2013 Monday          
Last day to add a class. September 3, 2013 Tuesday January 21, 2014 Tuesday June 3, 2014 Tues. June 3, 2014 Tues. June 3, 2014 Tues. July 10, 2014 Thurs.
ORD - Official Reporting Day
(12th/4th class day).
September 11, 2013 Wednesday January 29, 2014 Wednes. June 5, 2014 Thurs. June 5, 2014 Thurs. June 5, 2014 Thurs. July 14, 2014 Mon.
Last day to drop a course or withdraw  without receiving a grade. September 11, 2013 Wednesday January 29, 2014 Wednes. June 5, 2014 Thurs. June 5, 2014 Thurs. June 5, 2014 Thurs. July 14, 2014 Mon.
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.
September 11, 2013 Wednesday January 29, 2014 Wednes. June 5, 2014 Thurs. June 5, 2014 Thurs. June 5, 2014 Thurs. July 14, 2014 Mon.
Graduation: Regular filing period to apply online for graduation - non-refundable $25 fee. Go to myUH (Peoplesoft) to apply. TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA
Graduation: Late filing period to apply online for graduation - nonrefundable $50 fee. Go to myUH (Peoplesoft) to apply. TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA TBA
Spring holiday; Independence Day holiday.   March 10- 15, 2014 Mon.-Sat.   July 4, 2014 Friday July 4, 2014 Friday  
Last day to drop a course or withdraw with a ‘W’. November 1, 2013 Wednesday March 26, 2014 Wednesday July 23, 2014 Wed. June 27, 2014 Fri. July 11, 2014 Fri. August 6, 2014 Wed.
Thanksgiving holiday November 27-30, 2013 Wed.- Sat.          
Last day of class. December 7, 2013 Saturday April 28, 2014 Monday August 12, 2014 Tues. July 3, 2014 Thurs. July 17, 2014 Thurs. August 12, 2014 Tues.
Make up days for class days officially canceled by the university (if necessary) or Reading Period. December 9-10, 2013 Mon.-Tues. April 29, 2014 Tuesday        
Final examination period.
See: Current Final Exam Schedule.
December 11-19, 2013 Wed.-Thurs. April 30 - May 8, 2014 Wednes.- Thurs. August 13-15, 2014 Wed.-Fri. July 7-8, 2014 Mon- Wed. July 22-23, 2014 Tues.-Wed. August 13-14, 2014 Wed.-Thurs.
Official closing of the semester. December 20, 2013 Friday May 9, 2014 Friday August 15, 2014 Fri. July 8, 2014 Tues. July 23, 2014 Wed. August 15, 2014 Fri.
Commencement. Please also see notes below. December 20, 2013 Friday see notes *** May 9, 2014 Friday see notes ***        

Winter Mini Session 2013

Winter mini session classes will be offered between December 20, 2013 and January 12, 2014. For more detailed information regarding the 2012 Winter Mini Session please go to the Distance Education website.

NOTE***

The following dates may vary by College; please check with your College as early as possible:

  • Deadline for submitting final draft of master’s thesis or dissertation to the committee
  • Deadline for submitting signed original and two copies of approved master’s thesis or dissertation for binding
  • Deadline for master’s and doctoral students to order caps and gowns.
  • Commencement / Convocation
    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.

Notes about 2014 Summer Session Meeting Days:

  • Summer Session 1 (June 2 - August 12, 2014) - classes meet either Monday and Wednesday or Tuesday and Thursday.
  • Summer Session 2 (June 2 - July 3, 2014) - classes meet Monday through Thursday, plus Friday, June 6.
  • Summer Session 3 (June 2 - July 17, 2014) - classes meet Tuesday through Thursday.
  • Summer Session 4 (July 9 - August 12, 2014) - classes meet Monday through Thursday, plus Friday, July 11.