Jul 05, 2020  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Academic Catalog

1. Academic Calendar


 

 

Fall Semester 2020

March 30

Early registration begins.

August 10

Early registration ends. Tuition and fee payment for early registration due at 12:00 noon. Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be dropped from the rolls. Regular registration begins later this day.

August 10

First day that financial aid can be applied to purchase textbooks.

August 11 Deadline to apply for Academic Appeal.

August 20

Regular registration ends at 12:00 noon. Tuition and fee payment for regular registration due at 12:00 noon. Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be dropped from the rolls.

August 21

Late registration opens by close of business.

August 24

Classes begin.

August 26

Late registration ends. Tuition and fee payment for late registration due at 4:00 PM. Final date to add courses/change sections. Deadline to complete “I” grade work from the previous semester. Deadline to apply for academic bankruptcy fo students entering LSUE in Fall 2020 by 4:00 p.m.

September 7

Labor Day holiday (campus closed).

September 11

Final date for resigning/dropping courses without a “W” by 4:00 PM.

Deadline to apply for graduation.

Last day to apply financial aid to purchase books.  

October 8-9

Fall Holiday.

October 12-17

Mid-semester exams

October 19

Mid-semester grades due, 9:00 a.m.

November 16

Final date for resigning from university and/or dropping courses with a “W” by 4:30 pm. 

November 26 – 27

Thanksgiving holiday (campus closed).

December 4

Last day of classes.

December 7 – 11

Final exams.

December 14

Final grades due for degree candidates by 9:00 AM.

December 15

Final grades due for non-degree candidates by 9:00 AM.

December 18

Commencement for summer and fall graduates, 10:00 AM.

Fall 2020 B Term

March 30

Early registration begins.

August 10

First day that financial aid can be applied to purchase textbooks.

Early registration ends. Tuition and fee payment for early registration due at 12:00 noon. Students who have tno paid tuition and fees will be removed from the rolls.

Regular registration begins by close of business.

August 11

Deadline to apply for Academic Appeal.

August 20

Regular registration ends at 12:00 noon. Tuition and fee payment for regular registration due at 12:00 noon. Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be dropped from the rolls.  

August 21 Late registration opens by close of business.

August 24

Classes begin.

August 25

Final date to add courses/change sections. Late registration ends. Payment of tuition and fees due by 4:00 PM. Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be dropped from the rolls.

September 1 Final date for resignation from university and/or dropping courses without a “W” by 4:00 PM.
September 7 Labor Day holiday (campus closed)
September 11 Last day to apply financial aid to purchase books.  

September 18

Mid-semester exams.

September 22

Mid-semester grades due, 9:00 AM.

October 1

Final date for resigning from university and/or dropping courses with a “W” by 4:00 PM.

October 13

Last day of classes.

October 15

Final exams.

October 16

Final grades due by 9:00 AM.

December 18

Commencement for summer and fall graduates, 10:00 AM.

Fall 2020 C Term

March 30

Early registration begins.

August 10

Early registration ends. Tuition and fee payment for early registration due at 12:00 noon. Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be dropped from the rolls. Regular registration begins at 2:00 PM.  First day that financial aid can be applied to purchase textbooks.

August 11 Deadline to apply for Academic Appeal.

August 20

Regular registration ends at 12:00 noon. Tuition and fee payment for regular registration due at 12:00 noon. Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be dropped from the rolls.

September 11

Last day that financial aid can be applied to purchase book.

October 19

Classes begin.

October 20

Final date to add courses/change sections. Late registration ends. Tuition and fees due for C Term late registration at 4:00 PM.

October 27

Final date for resigning/dropping courses without a “W” by 4:00 PM.

November 9

Mid-semester exams.

November 11

Mid-semester grades due by 9:00 AM.

November 25

Final date for resigning from university and/or dropping courses with a “W” by 4:30 PM.

November 26 – 27

Thanksgiving holiday (campus closed).

December 4

Last day of classes.

December 7

Final exams.

December 14

Final grades due for degree candidates by 9:00 AM.

December 15

Final grades due for non-degree candidates by 9:00 AM.

December 18

Commencement for summer and fall graduates by10:00 AM.

Winter Intersession 2020

October 26 Regular registration begins
December 7 Deadline to apply for Academic Appeal.

December 10

Regular registration ends. Regular registration fee payment deadline 4:00 PM. Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be dropped from the rolls.

December 11

Late registration opens by close of business.

December 15

Classes begin. Final date to add courses/change sections.

December 16

Final date for resigning/dropping courses without a “W” by 4:00 PM.

Deadline to apply for academic bankruptcy for students entering LSUE in Fall Intersession 2019 by 4:00 PM.

December 23 Final date for resigning/dropping courses with a “W” by 4:00 P.M.

December 24 -January 1

Winter Holiday (campus closed).

January 6 Last day of classes.

January 7

Final exams.

January 8

Final grades due by 9:00 A.M.

Spring Semester 2021

Spring 2021 A Term

October 26 Early Registration for Spring Semester 2021 begins.
December 17

Early Registration for Spring Semester 2021 ends.

Payment of tuition and fees due by 12:00 noon

Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be dropped from the rolls.

January 4 Deadline to apply for an Academic Appeal. First day that financial aid can be applied to purchase books.

January 7

Regular registration for Spring 2021 ends. Payment of tuition and fees due by 12:00 noon. Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be dropped from the rolls.

January 8

Late registration opens by the close of business.

January 11

Classes begin.

January 13

Late registration ends. Payment of tuition and fees is due by 4:00 pm. Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be dropped from the rolls. Final date to add courses/change sections. Deadline to complete “I” grade work from the previous semester.

January 18 Martin Luther King Jr. (campus closed).

January 29

Final date for resigning/dropping courses without a “W” by 4:00 P.M.

Deadline to apply for spring graduation. 

Deadline to apply for bankruptcy for students entering LSUE in Spring 2020 by 4:00 P.M. 

Last day to apply financial aid to purchase books.

February 15 - 16

Mardi Gras holiday (Campus closed on February 16).

March 1 – 5

Mid-semester exams.

March 8

Mid-semester grades due by 9:00 A.M.

March 22 - 26 Spring break

April 2

Good Friday Holiday (campus closed).

April 12 Final date for resigning from the university and/or dropping courses with a “W” by 4:00 P.M.

April 30

Last day of classes.

May 3 - 7

Final exams.

May 10

Final grades due for degree candidates by 9:00 A.M.

May 11

Final grades due for non-degree candidates by 9:00 A.M.

May 14

Commencement for spring graduates, 10:00 AM.

Spring 2021 B Term

October 26 Early registration opens for the Spring Semester 2021.
December 17

Early registration for Spring 2021 ends.

Payment of tuition and fees due by 12:00 noon. Students who have tno paid tuition and fees will be dropped from the rolls.

Regular registration for Spring 2021 begins.

January 4 Deadline to apply for an Academic Appeal. First day that financial aid can be applied to purchase books.

January 8

Regular registration for Spring 2021 ends.

Payment of tuition and fees due by 12:00 noon. Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be dropped from the rolls.  

January 9

Late registration opens by close of business. 

January 11

Classes begin.

January 12

Final date to add courses/change sections. Payment of tuition and fees due by 4:00 P.M. Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be removed from the rolls.  

January 15 Last day to apply financial aid to purchase books.

January 18

Martin Luther King Jr. (campus closed).

January 20 Final date for resigning/dropping courses without a “W” by 4:30 PM.
January 29 Last day to apply financial aid to purchase books.

February 3

Mid-semester exams.

February 5

Mid-semester grades due by 9:00 AM.

February 18

Final date for resigning from university and/or dropping courses with a “W” by 4:30 P.M.

February 26

Last day of classes.

March 1

Final exams.

March 2

Final grades due for degree and non-degree candidates 9:00 A.M.

May 14

Commencement for spring graduates, 10:00 A.M.

Spring 2021 C Term

October 26 Early registration opens for the Spring Semester 2021.

December 17

Early registration for Spring 2021 ends.

Payment of tuition and fees due by 12:00 noon. Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be removed from the rolls.

Regular registration for Spring 2021 begins.

January 4 Deadline to apply for an Academic Appeal. First day that financial aid can be applied to purchase textbooks.
January 8

Regular registration for Spring 2021 ends.

Payment of tuition and fees due by 12:00 noon. Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be removed from the rolls.

Regular registration for Spring 2021 begins.

January 9 Late registration opens.
January 29 Last day to apply financial aid to purchase books. 

March 8

Classes begin.

March 9

Final date to add courses/change sections.

Payment of tuition and fees due at 4:00 P.M. Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be dropped from the rolls.

March 16

Final date for resigning/dropping courses without a “W” by 4:00 P.M.

March 22 - 26

Spring break.

April 2 Good Friday Holiday (campus closed).

April 8

Mid-semester exams.

April 12

Mid-semester grades due by 9:00 A.M.

April 19

Final date for resigning from the university and/or dropping courses with a “W” by 4:00 P.M.

April 30

Last day of classes.

May 3

Final Exams.

May 10

Final grades due for degree candidates by 9:00 A.M.

May 11

Final grades due for non-degree candidates by 9:00 A.M.

May 14

Commencement for spring graduates, 10:00 AM.

Spring Intersession 2021

March 29 Regular registration for Spring Intersession begins.
May 7 Deadline to apply for an Academic Appeal.

May 13

Regular registration for Spring Intersession 2021 ends.

Payment of tuition and fees due by 12:00 noon. Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be removed from the rolls.

May 14

Late registration begins.

May 17

Classes begin. Final date to add courses/change sections.

Payment of tuition and fees due by 12:00 noon. Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be removed from the rolls.

Final date for resigning/dropping courses without a “W” by 4:00 P.M.

Deadline to apply for academic bankruptcy for students entering LSUE in Spring Intersession 2021 by 4:00 P.M.

May 26

Final date for resigning/dropping courses with a “W” by 4:00 P.M.

May 28

Last day of classes.

May 31

Final Exams.

June 1

Final grades due by 9:00 A.M.

Summer Session 2021

Summer 2021 A Term

March 29 Regular registration for Summer 2020 begins.

May 24

First day that financial aid can be applied to purchase textbooks.

May 28 Deadline to apply for an Academic Appeal.

June 3

Regular registration for Summer 2020 ends.

Payment of tuition and fees due by 12:00 noon. Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be removed from the rolls.

June 4

Late registration begins.

June 7

Classes begin.

June 8

Late registration ends. Final date to add courses/change sections.

Late registration tuition and fees due 4:00 P.M. Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be dropped from the rolls.

June 15

Final date for resigning/dropping courses without a “W” by 4:30 PM.

Deadline to apply for academic bankruptcy for students entering LSUE in Summer 2020 by 4:30 P.M.

Last day to apply financial aid to purchase books.

June 28 – July 1

Mid-semester exams.

July 5

Independence Day holiday (Campus closed.)

July 6

Mid-semester grades due by 9:00 A.M.

July 19

Final date for resigning/dropping courses with a “W” by 4:00 P.M.

July 29

Last day of classes.

August 2 - 4

Final Exams.

August 6

Final grades due by 9:00 A.M.

Summer 2021 B Term

March 29 Regular registration begins.

May 24

First day that financial aid can be applied to purchase textbooks.

May 28 Deadline to apply for an Academic Appeal.

June 3

Regular registration for Summer 2020 ends.

Payment of tuition and fees due by 12:00 noon. Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be removed from classes.

June 4

Late registration begins.   

June 7

Classes begin at 8:00 A.M.

June 8

Final date to add courses/change sections.

Late registration tuition and fees due 4:00 P.M. Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be dropped from classes.

June 9

Final date for resigning/dropping courses without a “W” by 4:00 P.M.

June 15 Last day to apply financial aid to purchase books. 

June 17

Mid-semester exams.

June 21

Mid-semester grades due by 9:00 A.M.

June 23

Final date for resigning/dropping courses with a “W” by 4:00 P.M.

June 29

Last day of classes.

June 30

Final Exams.

July 1 Final grades due by 9:00 A.M.

Summer 2021 C Term

March 29 Regular registration begins. 

May 24

First day that financial aid can be applied to purchase textbooks. 

May 28 Deadline to apply for an Academic Appeal.
June 3 Regular registration ends. 
June 4 Late registration ends.
June 15 Last day to apply financial aid to purchase books. 

July 6

Classes begin.

July 7

Final date to add courses/change sections.

Payment of tuition and fees due by 4:00 P.M. Students who have not paid tuition and fees will be removed from courses. 

July 8

Final date for resigning/dropping courses without a “W” by 4:00 P.M.

July 16

Mid-semester exams.

July 20

Mid-semester grades due by 9:00 A.M.

July 22

Final date for resigning/dropping courses with a “W” by 4:00 P.M

July 29

Last day of classes.

August 2

Final Exams.

August 6

Final grades due by 9:00 A.M.