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Office of the Registrar

WKU reserves the right to make changes to these calendars.

2016-2017 Academic Calendar
Fall Semester, Winter Term, Spring Semester,
Summer Term

Final Exam

Fall Finals, Winter Finals, Spring Finals,
Summer Sessionspdf icon

Semester At-A-Glance

Fall, Winter, Spring, Summerpdf icon

Registration Guide

Fall, Winter and Spring, Summer

Schedule of Classes

Academic Year Calendars
2014-2015 Academic Year
2015-2016 Academic Year
2016-2017 Academic Year
2017-2018 Academic Year


October 10
  Priority registration begins through TopNet.
 December 5
  Bills sent via e-mail to students who registered October 10 - December 4. Fees are due January 4.
December 5-January 3
  Students who register will receive bills via e-mail. Fees are due January 4.
 December 12 - January 2   TopNet will generally be available every day from 5 a.m. to 2 a.m. except for periodic interruptions due to system maintenance during the holiday break.
 January 3
  Winter Term classes begin. Last day to register for winter term. Last day to change from audit to credit. Students registering on this date will be subject to a late registration penalty of $50.
January 4
  Last day to drop a class without a grade. Last day to receive 100% refund.
January 4
  Tuition and fees are due. Failure to receive a bill does not relieve the student of the obligation to pay tuition and fees by the due date. $100 late payment fee may be assessed. A financial obligation hold will be placed on te student's account which prohibits registration activity and receipt of transcript until balance is paid in full.
January 5
  Last day to receive a 50% refund if student withdraws from a winter term course. A $50 Schedule Change Fee will be assessed for class withdrawal at this time.
January 11   Last day to withdraw from a winter term class. Last day to change from credit to audit.
January 13   60% point of the winter term.
January 16   Martin Luther King Day (University closed)
January 20   Final Exams
January 24   Final grades due by noon.


Classes begin January 3, 2017Snow at WKU

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