Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar 2018-2019

DateEvent
August 15-17 Mandatory Orientation for First Year Students
August 20 Fall semester classes begin
September 3 Labor Day; no classes
September 12 Tuition Fees Due
October 15 Fall Break
October 16 All classes held today are Monday classes
November 21-23 Thanksgiving break for students; no classes
November 30 Last day of classes
December 3-12 Finals
December 14 Graduate Commencement and Doctoral Hooding Ceremony
December 24-January 1, 2019 UNL Offices Closed for Holiday Break
DateEvent
January 7 Spring semester classes begin
January 21 Martin Luther King Day – no classes; UNL Closed
February 12 Tuition Fees Due
March 17-24 Spring break for students; no classes
April 19 Last day of classes
April 22-May 1 Final Exams
May 4 College of Law Commencement & Hooding Ceremony, Lied Center
DateEvent
May 20 – June 7 Pre-Session
June 10 – July 12 First Five-Week Session
July 15 – August 15 Second Five-Week Session
August 17 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 2018 semester are entitled to tuition refunds as follows:

% of Tuition RefundedLast Day to Drop
100% August 27, 2018
75% August 31, 2018
50% September 7, 2018
25% September 14, 2018
0% After September 14, 2018