Academic Calendar

All dates and deadlines subject to change without notice. For all current dates and deadlines please contact the Office of Graduate Studies 916-278-6470.


Spring 2015 Semester

December 1-23, 2014 Spring 2015 Registration for continuing students
December 20, 2014 - January 11, 2015
Spring 2015 Registration unavailable
January 5-9, 2015
New Transfer Student Orientation and Registration
January 12-22, 2015
Spring 2015 Late Registration and Change of Schedule resumes
January 19, 2015
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (Holiday) Campus Closed
January 21, 2015 Spring 2015 Semester Begins
January 23-25, 2015 Spring 2015 Registration Unavailable
January 26, 2015 Instruction Begins
January 26-February 6, 2015 Spring 2015 Late Registration and Schedule Adjustment
February 12, 2015 Lincoln's Birthday (Holiday Observed on 12/30/14) Campus Open and Classes Held
February 9-20, 2015 Spring 2015 Late Registration and Change of Schedule done by petition
February 17, 2015 Washington's Birthday (Holiday Observed on 12/31/2014) Campus Open and Classes Held
February 20, 2015 Census Date
March 23-29, 2015 Spring Recess (ninth week of the semester)
March 31, 2015 Cesar Chavez Birthday Observed (Holiday) Campus Closed
May 15, 2015 Last Day of Instruction
May 18-22, 2015 Final Examinations (Saturday, 5/17/15: Academic Workday)
May 22-23, 2015 Commencement (Saturday, 5/23/15: Academic Workday)
May 25, 2015 Memorial Day (Holiday) Campus Closed
May 26-27, 2015 Evaluation Day (Academic Workdays)
May 27, 2015 Last Day of College Year
May 27, 2015 Spring 2015 Semester Grades Due (Academic Workday)


Fall 2015 Semester

March 2, 2015 15/16 Annual Class Schedule Available at My Sac State
March 2-April 30, 2015 Departmental and Academic Advising
May 1-22, 2015 Fall 2015 Registration for continuing students
May 23-31, 2015 Fall 2015 Registration unavailable
June 1-5, 2015 Fall 2015 Registration resumes for continuing students
June 9-23, 2015 Transfer student orientation and registration
June 30-Aug 5, 2015 Freshman orientation and registration
Aug 6-7, 2015 Late Orientation and registration
August 8-16, 2015 Fall 2015 registration unavailable
August 17-27, 2015 Fall 2015 Open Registration and Change of Schedule resumes
August 26, 2015 Academic Year Begins - Unit 3 & 4 (Faculty-Academic Professionals)
August 26-28, 2015 University-wide and/or College Meetings (Academic Workdays)
August 28-30, 2015 Fall 2015 Registration unavailable
September 7, 2015 Labor Day (Holiday) Campus Closed
August 31, 2015 Instruction Begins
Aug 31-Sept 11, 2015 Fall 2015 Late Registration and Schedule Adjustment
September 9, 2015 Admission Day (Holiday Observed on 12/28/15) Campus Open and Classes Held
September 14-28, 2015 Fall 2015 Late Registration and Change of Schedule done by petition at departments
September 28, 2015 Census Date
October 12, 2015 Columbus and Indigenous People's Day (Holiday Observed on 12/30/15) Campus Open and Classes Held
November 11, 2015 Veteran's Day Observed (Holiday) Campus Closed*
November 26, 2015 Thanksgiving Day (Holiday) Campus Closed
November 26-27, 2015 Academic Holiday - Campus Closed except for limited intra-campus operations
December 11, 2015 Last Day of Instruction
December 14-18, 2015 Final Examinations (Saturday, 12/12/15; Academic Workday)
December 18-19, 2015 Commencement (Saturday, 12/19/15; Academic Workday)
Dec. 21, 2015-Jan. 25, 2016 Winter Recess (Students)
December 25, 2015 Christmas Day (Holiday) Campus Closed
December 28, 2015 Admission Day Observed (Holiday) Campus Closed
December 29, 2015 Columbus and Indigenous People's Day Observed (Holiday) Campus Closed
December 30, 2015 Lincoln's Birthday Observed (Holiday) Campus Closed
December 31, 2015 Washington's Birthday Observed (Holiday) Campus Closed
January 1, 2016 New Year's Day (Holiday) Campus Closed
January 4, 2016 Last Day of Fall Semester; Grades Due
January 5-19, 2016 Winter Recess (Faculty)