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Online Accelerated-Term Programs: Dates & Deadlines 

Unless otherwise indicated, all official university dates and deadlines are maintained on the Academic Calendar. Distance Learning students enrolled in online classes and most online programs should refer to the Academic Calendar for important registration and financial deadlines.

Refer to the Online Accelerated-Term Programs Student Information webpage for further clarification, and, additional information on tuition deadlines and registration.

Online Accelerated-Term Programs

The tables below contain information that applies only to students enrolled in the following online programs, which follow 8-week accelerated (not full semester) parts of terms:


Notice: As of Fall 2016, accelerated terms became parts of the standard semester term. 
  • Modules are referred to as parts-of-terms, designated as: 1st Half (1H) and 2nd Half (2H) of each Term.
  • During Fall & Spring, parts-of-term are 8 weeks in length, resulting in 2 sessions per term. 
  • In Summer, parts-of-term may be 6-weeks (2 sessions) or 8-weeks (1 session) in length.
                                                                                           
Important Dates & Deadlines          Semester Start & End Dates               

Important Dates & Deadlines:  Prospective Students / Applicants

Part-of-Term (POT) POT
Start Date
Tuition  Payment Deadline Deadline to
submit
application
Deadline to
submit 
missing documents
Programs admitting 
to these terms
           
2018          
Fall 2018
1st Half /
1H
August 20, 2018 August 27, 2018
(5 p.m.)
July 16, 2018 July 23, 2018 RN-BSN
Doctor of Nursing Practice
           
Fall 2018
2nd Half /
2H
October 15, 2018      October 22, 2018
(5 p.m.)
September 10, 2018 September 17, 2018

RN-BSN 
2019          
Spring 2019
1st Half /
1H
January 7, 2019 January 15, 2019
(5 p.m.)
November 19, 2018 November 26, 2018 RN-BSN
Doctor of Nursing Practice
           
Spring 2019
2nd Half /
2H
March 4, 2019 March 11, 2019
(5 p.m.)
January 28, 2019 February 4, 2019

RN-BSN
           
Summer 2019
1st Half /
Sum A (6 wk)
May 8, 2019 May 15, 2019
(5 p.m.)
April 3, 2019 April 10, 2019 RN-BSN
Doctor of Nursing Practice
           
Summer 2019
2nd Half /
Sum B (6 wk)
June 24, 2019      July 1, 2019 
(5 p.m.)
May 20, 2019 May 27, 2019

RN-BSN
           
Fall 2019
1st Half /
1H
August 19, 2019 August 26, 2019
(5 p.m.)
July 15, 2019 July 22, 2019 RN-BSN
Doctor of Nursing Practice
           
Fall 2019
2nd Half /
2H
October 14, 2019      October 21, 2019 
(5 p.m.)
September 9, 2019 September 16, 2019

RN-BSN 
           

 

 

Accelerated-term Calendar View

UPDATE:  This calendar view has been removed.
 
As of Fall 2018, the University Calendar includes all important dates for the accelerated-terms during Fall and Spring terms. Summer A / B dates already appear on the University Calendar.
Refer to the University Calendar for important dates and deadlines.


  

Semester Start & End Dates: Current Students  

 
2018 
Term      Part-of-term Start Date

End Date

Grades available 
in myWings
Spring 1st Half / 1H January 8, 2018 March 2, 2018 March 8, 2018
  2nd Half / 2H March 5, 2018 April 27, 2018 May 4, 2018
 
Summer* 1st Half/Sum A May 9, 2018 June 19, 2018 August 10, 2018
*(6 weeks) 2nd Half/Sum B June 25, 2018 August 3, 2018 August 10, 2018
--Academic Year 2018-2019 --
Fall 1st Half / 1H August 20, 2018 October 12, 2018 October 18, 2018
  2nd Half / 2H October 15, 2018 December 7, 2018 December 14, 2018
  Winter break   through January 2, 2019  
 
2019 
Term      Part-of-term Start Date

End Date

Grades available 
in myWings
Spring 1st Half / 1H January 7, 2019 March 1, 2019 March 7, 2019
  2nd Half / 2H March 4, 2019 April 26, 2019 May 3, 2019
 
Summer* 1st Half/Sum A May 8, 2019 June 18, 2019 August 9, 2019
*(6 weeks) 2nd Half/Sum B June 24, 2019 August 2, 2019 August 9, 2019
--Academic Year 2019-2020 --
Fall 1st Half / 1H August 19, 2019 October 11, 2019 October 18, 2019
  2nd Half / 2H October 14, 2019 December 6, 2019 December 13, 2019
  Winter break   through January 2, 2020