Spring Important Dates

Dates Spring 2016
Oct. 26 - Nov. 22, 2015

MY TIME TO REGISTER USING FlashFAST - Access your Registration Status page from the Student Tools and Courses page in FlashLine to view your time to register or to see if you have an advising requirements that prevents registration. (You may also click here for My Time to Register Entry Schedules to determine when you can register.)

Please note not all registration activity may result in a bill being generated prior to a due date. Students can view their student account information through their FlashLine account.  Visit the Bursar's Office website for tuition payment deadlines and any additional fee payment information.

Nov. 23, 2015 - Jan. 24, 2016

OPEN REGISTRATION USING FlashFAST - ALL STUDENTS

Jan. 24, 2016, is the last day to add a full term class or change sections of a class without the approval of the course instructor. Access the Detailed Class Search from the Schedule of Classes for deadlines for flexibly scheduled courses. Please note not all registration activity may result in a bill being generated prior to a due date. Students can view their student account information through their FlashLine account.  Visit the Bursar's Office website for tuition payment deadlines and any additional fee payment information.

Dec. 15, 2015 Application Deadline for Summer 2016 August Graduation – Undergraduate students seeking a bachelor degree or undergraduate certificate.
Jan. 18, 2016 Martin Luther King Jr. Day (No Classes, Offices Closed.)
Jan. 19, 2016 DAY AND EVENING CLASSES BEGIN
Jan. 22, 2016 Application Deadline for Spring 2016 May Graduation – Graduate students seeking a graduate degree or graduate certificate or undergraduate students seeking an associate degree.
Jan. 22 - 24, 2016 WEEKEND CLASSES BEGIN
Jan. 24, 2016

Last day to add a full term class or change sections of a class without the approval of the course instructor. Access the Detailed Class Search from the Schedule of Classes for deadlines for flexibly scheduled courses.  Please note not all registration activity may result in a bill being generated prior to a due date.
Students can view their student account information through their FlashLine account. Visit the Bursar's Office website for tuition payment deadlines and any additional fee payment information.

Jan. 24, 2016 Last day to elect credit/audit/pass-fail or credit hour options.
Jan. 31, 2016 Last day to withdraw from any or all courses that meet the full semester before grade of "W" is assigned. Access the Detailed Class Search from the Schedule of Classes or your student printable schedule for deadlines for flexibly schedule courses.
Feb. 1 - Apr. 3, 2016

WITHDRAWAL FROM ANY OR ALL COURSES MEETING THE FULL TERM USING FLASHFAST.
(Grade of "W" assigned.) Access the Detailed Class Search from the Schedule of Classes or your student printable schedule for deadlines for flexibly scheduled courses.

Mar. 9, 2016 

Midterm Grades Available for Viewing in FlashLine (Freshmen only). Login to FlashLine and click on the Students Tools and Courses tab.

Mar. 15, 2016 Application Deadline for Fall 2016 December Graduation – Undergraduate students seeking a bachelor degree or undergraduate certificate.
Mar. 21-27, 2016 Spring Recess. No Classes. Offices Open.
May 4, 2016 Remembrance Day (Classes, or parts of classes, recess from noon-2 p.m.) 
May 8, 2016 Classes End
May 9 - May 15, 2016 Final Exam Week – See Exam Schedule for dates and times.
  Kent Campus Commencements – See the Academic Calendar for dates.
May 19, 2016 Final Grades available to students in FlashLine. Login to FlashLine and click on the Student Tools and Courses tab.
June 17, 2016 Application Deadline for Summer 2016 August Graduation – Graduate students seeking a graduate degree or graduate certificate or undergraduate students seeking an associate degree.
Week of July 11, 2016 Spring 2016 diplomas mailed to students at their permanent address.
  • The Spring 2016 Schedule of Classes will be available for viewing on Aug. 24, 2015 at 8 a.m.
  • You must clear all registration holds, register for classes and make payment of fees by published deadlines before attending classes. Students who are not officially registered for a course by published university deadlines should not be attending classes and will not receive credit or a grade for the course.
  • To access links to register for classes, login to FlashLine and click on the Student Tools and Courses tab. Access your Registration Status page to view your time to register or to see if you have an advising requirement that prevents registration. There is no entry schedule for registration/schedule adjustment after My Time to Register ends. FlashFAST is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you have trouble registering, contact the registration office at the campus where you are enrolled for assistance.
  • For up-to-date class schedule information, login to FlashLine and click on the Student Tools and Courses tab to access a class schedule search in FlashFAST, or access the online Schedule of Classes Search on the University Registrar's Web site.
  • NOTE: If class beginning and/or ending dates are other than the regular session dates for a full term, the deadlines for processing registration transactions and tuition credit percentages may be different. For these flexibly-scheduled classes, information is available by going to your Student Tools and Courses page in FlashLine and clicking on the CRN link(s) on your Student Printable Schedule, your Add or Drop Classes page, or by accessing the Detailed Class Search from the Schedule of Classes. After locating the course, click on the "Registration Deadlines" link to determine course specific dates.
  • Students who are not officially enrolled for any coursework (i.e. neither registered nor paid fees) as of the end of the first week of classes for the fall or spring semesters will have a non-waivable and non-refundable late registration fee assessed for any initial registration processed. Visit the Bursar's Office website for information on students' fees.  The complete policy on Registration is available in the Kent State University Catalog. Access the catalog from the Academics web page.
  • All dates are subject to change.
  • Use the Petition for Exception to Registration Form when requesting registration/schedule adjustment transactions to your class schedule after published University deadlines for the class(es).