sac state homeadmissionsabout sac stategiving a giftsite indexcontact us


DATES AND DEADLINES

For Summer Dates, please check the Summer Schedule of Classes.


 
FALL 2009
SPRING 2010

Deadline for undergraduates to file application for
Spring/Summer 2010 graduation

May 1, 2009 NA

Deadline for undergraduates to file application for
Fall 2010 graduation

NA November 2, 2009

Registration Announcement mailed

April 1, 2009 November 5, 2009

Registration

April 20 - May 8, 2009
May 9 - 22, 2009
June 1 - July 31, 2009
November 23 - December
18, 2009

Begin fee payment

April 20, 2009 November 23, 2009

Independence Day (Summer holiday, campus closed)

July 3, 2009 NA
Due date for second payment of State University Fee (SUF) Installment Plan August 7, 2009 January 8, 2010

Martin Luther King Birthday (Spring holiday, campus closed)

NA January 18, 2010

Late Registration and Schedule Adjustment

August 10 - 27, 2009
August 31 - September 11, 2009
January 6 - 21, 2010
Jan. 25 - Feb. 5, 2010

Deadline to withdraw and receive full refund of resident fees and non-resident tuition, less processing fee

August 28, 2009 January 22, 2010

Due date for third SUF Installment payment

September 7, 2009 February 8, 2010

Labor Day (Fall holiday, campus closed)

September 7, 2009 NA

First day of instruction (unless otherwise noted)

August 31, 2009 January 25, 2010

Last day to add or drop for all semester classes, including those with late or early start dates.
After today, instructor and department chair signatures are required

September 11, 2009 February 5, 2010

Last day to take an exam for credit by challenge

September 11, 2009 February 5, 2010

Last day to file approved petition to enroll in more than 21 units

September 11, 2009 February 5, 2010

Deadline to drop courses to qualify for REFUND of resident or non-resident fees due to change in fee category

September 11, 2009 February 5, 2010

Open University registration

September 14 - 18, 2009 February 8 - 12, 2010

Presidents’ Day (campus open, classes held)

NA February 15, 2010

University Census Date
Deadline for Late Adds- Department petition required

September 28, 2009 February 19, 2010

Last day to file for CR/NC grading option in a course

September 28, 2009 February 19, 2010

Due date for fourth SUF Installment payment

October 7, 2009 March 8, 2010

Columbus Day and Indigenous Peoples’ Day
(campus open, classes held)

October 12, 2009 NA

Deadline to drop a course for a serious and compelling reason with department approved petition

October 9, 2009 March 5, 2010

Last day to change address for Spring 2010
Invitation to Register

October 23, 2009 NA

Deadline for graduate students to apply for graduation

October 1 , 2009 February 1 , 2010

Spring Recess

NA March 29 - April 4, 2010

Cesar Chavez Birthday (Spring holiday; campus closed)

NA March 31, 2010

Due date for fifth (final) SUF Installment payment

November 6, 2009 April 8, 2010

Last day to receive a prorated refund for semester
withdrawal

November 4, 2009 April 7, 2010

Veterans’ Day (Fall holiday; campus closed)

November 11, 2009 NA

Thanksgiving Recess (Fall holiday, campus closed)

Nov. 26 - 29, 2009 NA

Deadline for undergraduates to file application for
Spring/Summer 2011 graduation

NA May 3, 2010

Last day of instruction (unless otherwise noted)

December 11, 2009 May 14, 2010

Final examinations

December 12 - 18, 2009 May 15 - 21, 2010

Deadline to file edited committee-approved
master’s thesis/project for graduation this semester

December 4, 2009 May 7, 2010

Commencement ceremonies

December 18 - 19, 2009 May 21 - 22, 2010

Winter Recess (campus closed - dates are tentative -
call to confirm office hours)

December 25, 2009 -
January 1, 2010
NA

Memorial Day (Spring holiday, campus closed)

May 25, 2009 NA

Grades due from faculty - Students can see grades on
My Sac State 2.0 as they are posted

January 4, 2010 May 25, 2010

Intersession
(College of Continuing Education, 278-6984)

January 4 - 24, 2010 NA

Evening Students: The Graduate Center is open until 6:00p.m., Monday - Thursday, during the first week of classes. Student Services offices in Lassen Hall (Academic Advising Center, Admissions, Student Financial Services Center, and Financial Aid) are open until 7:00p.m., Monday - Thursday, during the first week of the semester, and 6:00p.m. Monday - Thursday the second week of the semester. The Academic Advising Center provides services until 6:00p.m., Tuesday and Wednesday, throughout the semester. Evening students must follow all procedures and meet all deadlines as published in this handbook.