Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar 2015-2016

DateEvent
August 19-21 Mandatory Orientation for First Year Students
August 24 Fall semester classes begin
September 7 Labor Day; no classes
September 12 Tuition Fees Due
October 19 Fall Break
October 20 All classes held today are Monday classes
November 25-29 Thanksgiving break for students; no classes
December 4 Last day of classes
December 7-16 Finals
December 18 Fall Commencement; 1:00 pm at the College of Law
December 24-January 1, 2015 UNL Offices Closed for Holiday Break
DateEvent
January 11 Spring semester classes begin
January 18 Martin Luther King Day – no classes; UNL Closed
February 12 Tuition Fees Due
March 20-27 Spring break for students; no classes
April 22 Last day of classes
April 25-May 4 Final Exams
May 7 College of Law Commencement & Hooding Ceremony, 3:00 pm at the Lied Center
DateEvent
May 16 – June 3 Pre-Session
June 6 – July 8 First Five-Week Session
July 11 – August 11 Second Five-Week Session
August 13 Commencement

Tuition Refund Deadlines

First year students are not allowed to withdraw from any individual classes. Students who withdraw from the College of Law during the fall 2015 semester are entitled to tuition refunds as follows:

% of Tuition RefundedLast Day to Drop
100% August 31, 2015
75% September 4, 2015
50% September 11, 2015
25% September 18, 2015
0% After September 18, 2015