Undergraduate Academic Services

Welcome to the Undergraduate Academic Services Office of the College of Arts & Sciences! The College is home to 5,500 students within 16 academic departments, 3 interdisciplinary programs, and Watauga Residential College. Please use this page as a resource to find answers to your questions.

 

The best place to get information about your degree requirements is DegreeWorks! Go to your AppalNet account and click on the icon. 

 

 

Get more information, contact your advisor, or contact us at cas-students [at] appstate [dot] edu

 

Attention May 2015 Graduation Applicants

The deadline to apply for graduation for May 2015 was September 23, 2014. If you have not yet applied for graduation, you should do so immediately. The graduation application may be accessed through your Appalnet account.

To graduate in May, you must have ALL requirements completed by May 8, 2014. If you are taking summer classes, you are graduating in August, but you may walk in the May commencement ceremony.

 

Attention August & December 2015 Graduation Applicants

The process for applying for graduation has changed. You must apply for graduation during the Spring 2015 semester if you plan to graduate in August or December 2015. All students who have at least 72 earned hours at the beginning of the spring semester will be sent an email from the Registrar's Office by the end of the 2nd week of fall semester with instructions for applying.

August Graduates: If you believe all coursework will be completed by August 3, 2015, you may apply for graduation. The deadline for applying for August graduation is February 20, 2015. You will receive an email from this office during the month of March listing the courses you still need to graduate to assist you in registering for summer 2015.

December Graduates: If you believe all coursework will be completed by December 11, 2015, you may apply for graduation. The deadline for applying for December graduation is February 20, 2105. You will receive an email from this office during the month of April listing the courses you still need to graduate to assist you in registering for summer and fall 2015.

 

 

Important Spring 2015 Dates:

  • First Day of Spring 2015 Classes - January12, 2015
  • Free Drop/Add Period - January 12-16
  • August & December 2015 Graduation Application Becomes Available Online -January 19
  • Last Day to Drop a Full Semester Course - March 23
  • Deadline to Apply for Spring Commencement (Names Cannot Be Added to Printed Program After This Date) -April 3
  • Last Day of Classes -May 1
  • Commencement - May 9
  • Grades Due -May 11

 

Important Summer 2015 Dates:

First Summer Session 2015

  • First Day of Summer I Session Classes -May 26
  • Free Drop/Add Period - May 26-27
  • Last Day to Drop a Summer I course - June 12
  • Last Day of Classes -June 25 
  • Grades Due -June 26

Second Summer Session 2015

  • First Day of Summer II Session Classes -June 30
  • Free Drop/Add Period - June 30-July 1
  • Last Day to Drop a Summer I course - July 20
  • Last Day of Classes -August 3
  • Grades Due -August 4

 

Important Fall 2015 Dates:

  • First Day of Fall 2015 Classes - August 17, 2015
  • Free Drop/Add Period - August 17-21
  • May 2016 Graduation Application Becomes Available Online - August 24
  • Last Day to Drop a Full Semester Course - October 21
  • Deadline to Apply for FALL Commencement (Names Cannot Be Added to Printed Program After This Date) -November 6
  • Last Day of Classes -December 3
  • Commencement -December 12
  • Grades Due -December 14


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