CIIS Academic Calendars

CIIS has two concurrent academic calendars: 

  1. School of Professional Psychology & Health (SPPH) and School of Consciousness & Transformation (SCT)  
  2. School of Undergraduate Studies (SUS) and American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (ACTCM)

Click the link to access each calendar. 

2016-2017 Academic Calendars

For School of Professional Psychology & Health (SPPH) and School of Consciousness & Transformation (SCT)

Fall 2016 Spring 2017 Summer 2017
Class Schedule available 3/1/16 10/25/16 2/28/17
Authorized Early Registration opens 4/12/16 11/22/16 4/4/17
Registration opens for Counseling Psychology students - 11:35am 4/19/16 11/29/16 4/11/17
Registration opens for all other SPPH students and SCT students - 2:50pm 4/19/16 11/29/16 4/11/17
Program Priority Registration Deadline - 11:35am 5/10/16 12/13/16 5/2/17
Late Registration Deadline 8/2/16 1/4/17 5/9/17
Semester begins 8/25/16 1/17/17 5/30/17
Audit Registration opens 8/25/16 1/17/17 5/30/17
Add/Drop and Grade Option Selection Deadline 9/1/16 1/24/17 6/6/17
First Deferred Payment Plan installment due 9/2/16 1/25/17 6/7/17
Late Payment Fee charged to students with balances (financial aid recipient exempt) 9/2/16 1/25/17 6/7/17
Deadline to withdraw and receive 75% refund 9/20/16 2/7/17 6/20/17
Financial Aid excess funds checks disbursed 9/23/16 2/8/17 6/21/17
Graduation Application due 10/3/16 2/9/17 6/22/17
Second Deferred Payment Plan installment due 10/3/16 2/27/17 7/7/17
Late Payment Fee charged to students with balances 10/3/16 2/27/17 7/7/17
Deadline to withdraw and receive 50% refund 10/18/16 3/7/17 7/5/17
Third Deferred Payment Plan installment due 11/3/16 3/27/17 n/a
Late Payment Fee charged to students with balances 11/3/16 3/27/17 n/a
Semester ends 12/12/16 5/8/17 8/7/17
Make-up Days 12/13/16-12/14/16 5/9/17-5/10/17 8/8/17-8/9/17
Grades due 1/6/17 5/24/17 8/23/17

For School of Undergraduate Studies (SUS) and American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (ACTCM)

Fall 2016 Spring 2017 Summer 2017
Class Schedule available

SUS - 3/1/16

ACTCM - 6/15/16

10/25/16 2/28/17
Authorized Early Registration opens

SUS - 3/15/16

ACTCM - 6/28/16

11/8/16 3/14/17
Registration opens - 12:05pm

SUS - 3/29/16

ACTCM - 7/5/16

11/15/16 3/21/17
Late Registration Deadline 8/11/16 12/13/16 4/18/17
Semester begins 9/1/16 1/9/17 5/8/17
Audit Registration opens 9/1/16 1/9/17 5/8/17
Add/Drop and Grade Option Selection Deadline 9/13/16 1/17/17 5/15/17
First Deferred Payment Plan installment due 9/14/16 1/18/17 5/16/17
Late Payment Fee charged to students with balances (financial aid recipients exempt) 9/14/16 1/18/17 5/16/17
Deadline to withdraw and receive 75% refund 9/27/16 1/31/17 5/30/17
Financial Aid excess funds checks disbursed  9/30/16 2/1/17 5/31/17
Graduation Application due 10/3/16 2/2/17 6/1/17
Second Deferred Payment Plan installment due 10/14/16 2/21/17 6/16/17
Late Payment Fee charged to students with balances 10/14/16 2/21/17 6/16/17
Deadline to withdraw and receive 50% refund 10/25/16 2/28/17 6/27/17
Third Deferred Payment Plan installment due 11/14/16 3/20/17 7/17/17
Late Payment Fee charged to students with balances 11/14/16 3/20/17 7/17/17
Semester ends 12/19/16 4/24/17 8/21/17
Make-up Days 12/20/16-12/21/16 4/25/17-4/26/17 8/22/17-8/23/17
Grades due 1/13/17 5/10/17 9/7/17

Holidays & Events

Labor Day (buildings closed) 9/5/16
Thanksgiving (buildings closed) 11/24/16-11/25/16
Winter Holiday (buildings closed) 12/22/16-1/2/17
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (buildings closed) 1/16/17
Presidents Day (buildings closed) 2/20/17
Spring Break (not applicable to ACTCM) 3/20/17-3/24/17
Commencement Ceremony  5/20/17 
Memorial Day (buildings closed) 5/29/17
Independence Day (buildings closed) 7/4/17

Weekend Cohort Meeting Dates

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Deadlines for Students Finishing a Thesis or Dissertation

Fall 2016
Spring 2017
Summer 2017
Complete oral defense 10/10/16 3/6/17 6/12/17
Receive edits from technical reviewer 10/24/16 3/27/17 6/26/17
Complete technical edits and submit thesis/dissertation to Center for Writing and Scholarship (CWS) and to dept./program chair
11/7/16 4/10/17 7/10/17
Receive feedback and approvals from CWS and dept./program chair and submit signed Thesis/Dissertation Approval form to CWS and a copy to the Registrar's Office 11/18/16 4/24/17 7/24/17
Upload publication-ready thesis/dissertation to ProQuest/UMI online 12/12/16 5/8/17 8/7/17

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