University Registrar

Current Students

Commencement

The deadline to apply for graduation is:

Undergraduate: The Friday of the 10th week of the semester/term:

  • Autumn Semester 2022: October 28, 2022
  • Spring Semester 2023: March 24, 2023
  • Summer Term 2023: July 14, 2023


Graduate and Professional
: The Friday of the 3rd week of the semester/term:

  • Autumn Semester 2022: September 9, 2022
  • Spring Semester 2023: January 27, 2023
  • Summer Term 2023: May 26, 2023


Autumn Semester 2022 Information:

Autumn semester 2022 degrees will be conferred on December 18, 2022 by The Ohio State University. For students who need an official university transcript that lists the date of the degree award, they will be available no later than December 21, 2022. Any adjustments to the graduation list must be requested by the college no later than the second Friday following commencement. Additional information about diplomas will be made available by the Office of Commencement and Special Events.

Forms

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Autumn Semester 2022 Term Important Dates

Oct. 5 W

SEI's Activated: First session classes

Oct. 5 W

Student Evaluation of Instruction (SEI) Activation - Autumn Session 1

Oct. 10 M

Last day of regularly scheduled classes - Autumn Session 1

Oct. 10 M

SEI Closes 11:59pm for first session classes

Oct. 10 M

Student Evaluation of Instruction (SEI) Deactivation - Autumn Session 1

Oct. 11 T

Final exams begin and continue through October 12th - Autumn Session 1.

Oct. 13 Th

Autumn Break - no classes, offices open

Oct. 14 F

Autumn Break - no classes, offices open

Oct. 17 M

Classes begin - Autumn Session 2

Oct. 17 M

Spring enrollment appointments for students who have University priority begin and continue through October 19

Oct. 17 M

Spring semester registration begins

Oct. 20 Th

Spring enrollment appointments for students approved for graduation begin and continue through October 23

Oct. 21 F

Last day of 100% refund period - Autumn Session 2

Oct. 21 F

Last day to add a course without instructor’s written permission - Autumn Session 2

Oct. 21 F

Last day to add course using online registration - Autumn Session 2

Oct. 24 M

Undergraduate Seniors (Rank 4), Graduate and Graduate Professional student enrollment appointments begin and continue through October 30

Oct. 28 F

Last date to drop a course using online registration - Autumn Session 2

Oct. 28 F

Last date to register for audit or pass/non-pass options for a course  (Undergraduates Only) - Autumn Session 2

Oct. 28 F

Last day of 50% refund period - Autumn Session 2

Oct. 28 F

Last day to add a course without a petition - Autumn Session 2

Oct. 28 F

Last day to drop a class without petitioning - Autumn Semester

Oct. 28 F

Last day to drop a class without receiving a "W" on the student's record - Autumn Session 2.

Oct. 28 F

Last day to petition to use Grade Forgiveness Rule - for a class enrolled in autumn 2022, forgiving a previously completed class - Autumn Semester

Oct. 29 Sa

Late Registration Fee of $500 for initial registration and Late Course Add Fee of $100 per additional class assessed - Autumn Session 2

Oct. 31 M

Ohio Board of Regents Census Date - 15th day reporting for Autumn Session 2

Oct. 31 M

Spring enrollment appointments for Undergraduate Juniors (Rank 3) begin and continue through November 6th.

Nov. 1 T

Online Residency Form for Tuition Purposes Opens for Spring Semester