NCCU Academic Calendar

Fall 2013

Date Event
Aug. 5 Tuition Due
Aug. 9 Financial Aid Posted
Aug. 10 Move in Day
Aug. 11-18 Week of Welcome
Aug. 18 Eagle Pinning Ceremony for New First-Year Students
Aug. 19 First Day of Classes
Aug. 19-23 Late Registration
Aug. 23 Last day to Add/ Drop classes w/ out financial penalty
Sept. 18 Drop date for students who have not met the state immunization requirement
Sept. 20-22 Parents and Family Weekend
Oct. 1 Orientation Leader application begins
Oct. 12-14 Fall Break October
Oct. 16 Last Day to withdraw from a class with a grade of WC
Oct. 13-20 Homecoming Week
Nov. 27-Dec. 1 Thanksgiving Break
Dec. 4-10 Finals Week
Dec. 11 Last Day of Classes
Dec. 12 Resident Halls Close

Spring 2014

Date Event
Jan. 1 FAFSA should be filed
Jan. 2 Financial Aid posted and Tuition Due
Jan. 8-9 Resident Halls Open
Jan. 10-17 Late Spring Registration
Jan. 10 First Day of Classes
Feb. 9 First Steps Academic Ceremony 
Mar. 5 Last Day to withdraw from a class with a grade of WC
Mar. 8-16 Spring Break
  • Residence Halls Close: 12:00 noon
  • Residence Halls Open: 12:00 noon
Apr.30-May 6 Finals Week
May 6 Last Day of Classes
May 7 Residence Halls Close at 10:00 a.m.
May 10 Commencement