Monday
02/06/17

Graduating at the end of the Semester? Have you Applied for Graduation?

Posted February 6, 2017 in Did You Know?, Important Dates

Applying for Graduation

Undergraduate Students: You must apply for graduation in your HUB Student Center by February 22, 2017.  Also check with your Academic Advisor, have you completed:

Completed In Progress
Acceptance Criteria for Major ¨ ¨
Requirements for Major ¨ ¨
Completed General Education Program ¨ ¨
Completed at least 120 Credit Hours ¨ ¨
Achieved a UB and Overall Grade Point Average ≧ 2.0 ¨ ¨
Satisfied UB Residency Requirement ¨ ¨
Friday
02/03/17

Undergraduate Course Resign Dates – Spring 2017

Posted February 3, 2017 in Important Dates

Undergraduate Course Resign Dates & Financial Liability Deadlines

Course Resign Dates

  • 15 week Standard Session courses: Tuesday, February 7, 2017- Friday, April 21, 2017 (via HUB Student Center by 11:59 p.m.)
  • 7-week 1st half of semester courses: Tuesday, February 7, 2017- Thursday, March 2, 2017 (via HUB Student Center by 11:59 p.m.)
  • 7-week 2nd half of semester courses: Friday, March 31, 2017 – Thursday, April 27, 2017 (via HUB Student Center by 11:59 p.m.)
  • Source:  Registrar: http://registrar.buffalo.edu/registration/spring.php

 

Thursday
01/26/17

Summer 2017 Class Schedule Available for Viewing Now

Posted January 26, 2017 in Did You Know?, Important Dates

UB Summer 2017 Class Schedule Available Now!

http://www.buffalo.edu/class-schedule?semester=summer

Registration for Summer Classes begins Monday, March 6, 2017

Thursday
01/19/17

Spring Semester 2017 – Week by Week

Posted January 19, 2017 in Important Dates, New Students, Spring Semester 2017 Week by Week

Semester Week Dates
Week 1 Sunday, January 29 – Saturday, February 4, 2017
Week 2 Sunday, February 5 – Saturday, February 11, 2017
Week 3 Sunday, February 12 – Saturday, February 18, 2017
Week 4 Sunday, February 19 – Saturday, February 25, 2017
Week 5 Sunday, February 26 – Saturday, March 4, 2017
Week 6 Sunday, March 5 – Saturday, March 11, 2017
Week 7 Sunday, March 12 – Saturday, March 18, 2017
Week 8 Spring Break: Sunday, March 19 – Saturday, March 25, 2017
Week 9 Sunday, March 26 – Saturday, April 1, 2017
Week 10 Sunday, April 2 – Saturday, April 8, 2017
Week 11 Sunday, April 9 – Saturday, April 15, 2017
Week 12 Sunday, April 16 – Saturday, April 22, 2017
Week 13 Sunday, April 23 – Saturday, April 29, 2017
Week 14 Sunday, April 30 – Saturday, May 6, 2017
Week 15 Sunday, May 7 – Saturday, May 13, 2017
Final Exams Monday, May 15 – Saturday, May 20, 2017
Tuesday
09/06/16

Fall 2016 – Undergraduate Course Resign Dates

Posted September 6, 2016 in Did You Know?, Important Dates, New Students

Fall 2016 Resign Dates

Course Resign Periods for most common Undergraduate Courses

  • 15 week (full semester course): September 7, 2016 – November 11, 2016
  • 7 week 1 (First half of semester courses): September 7, 2016 – September 30, 2016
  • 7 week 2 (Second half of semester courses): October 23, 2016 – November 19, 2016
  • Refer to Office of Registrar: Add/Drop/Resign Courses

Before you resign a course you should:

  • Speak with the instructor for the class
  • Understand that you will have Liability for Tuition and Fees (link to Liability Deadlines – Office of Student Accounts)
  • Discuss implications of resigning a course with an academic advisor.  Will resigning a course drop you below 12.0 credit hours (Full Time Status = 12.0 or more credit hours) for the semester? Is particular course is on the Course Enrollment Control Policy List?  (Refer to Undergraduate CatalogRepeat Policy)
  • Are you on a UB Scholarship?  Speak with a financial aid advisor
  • Do you receive Financial Aid?  Speak with a financial aid advisor
  • Are you an international student? You should speak with a academic advisor and also an advisor with International Student & Scholar Services.

Links

Undergraduate Academic Advising Directory

Office of Financial Aid

Office of International Student & Scholar Services

 

Thursday
09/01/16

Week 1 – Fall Semester 2016: Important Dates

Posted September 1, 2016 in Did You Know?, Important Dates, Uncategorized

Week 1 - Fall 2016

  • Have questions about your schedule, speak with an academic advisor.
  • Full Time Status: 12.0 credit hours
  • Dean’s List criteria: 15.0 credit hours; at least 12 for letter grades, 3.60 or higher Grade Point Average
  • Finish in Four: Register for at least 15.0 Credit Hours per Semester
Tuesday
08/30/16

Last day to Add/Drop Fall 2016 classes

Posted August 30, 2016 in Did You Know?, Important Dates, New Students

Last day to Drop Add Fall 2016

Last day to Add or Drop Fall 2016 classes

  • 15-week Standard Session (full semester courses)
  • 7-week 1st half of semester courses

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Credit Hours and Full-Time Status

Undergraduate students must be registered for 12 or more credits to be considered full-time; students registered for less than 12 credits are considered part-time. In order to graduate in 4 years, students should take an average of 15 credits per semester. Students can register for a maximum of 19 credits during the fall and spring semesters.

Financial aid eligibility may have additional requirements.

Source: Credit Hours and Full-Time Status – Office of the Registrar

 

Thursday
08/18/16

Fall Semester 2016 Calendar: Important Academic & Registration Dates (Undergraduate)

Posted August 18, 2016 in Did You Know?, Fall Semester 2016: Week by Week, Important Dates

Click the link to view an Important Academic and Registration Dates for Fall Semester 2016. Fall 2016 Important Dates Calendar – FINAL

Student Success Tip:  You may want to copy many of these events into the Calendar/Planner that you use to build your Study Schedule.

 

 

 

Thursday
06/23/16

Important Academic Dates – Fall Semester 2016

Posted June 23, 2016 in Did You Know?, Important Dates, New Students

Fall 2106 semester dats

Fall Semester Classes begin on Monday, August 29, 2016

Labor Day – No Classes, Monday, September 5, 2016

Fall Recess – Wednesday, November 23, 2016 – Saturday, November 26, 2016

Classes resume – Monday, November 28, 2016

Last day of classes – Friday, December 9, 2016

Reading Days – Saturday, December 10, 2016 and Sunday, December 11, 2016

Final Exams – Monday, December 12, 2016 – Monday, December 19, 2016

Monday
03/28/16

Have you checked your Mid-Term Grades?

Posted March 28, 2016 in Grading, Important Dates

Check your mid term grades

Have you checked your Mid-Term Grades?

Instructors are assigning mid-term grades for Spring 2016 undergraduate classes. You can view your mid-term grades by going to your HUB Student Center. In the Academic section click the View My Grades link. On the next page you will select a semester. On the Grades page, click the Mid-term Grades tab.

MS = Mid-semester Satisfactory

MU = Mid-semester Unsatisfactory

If you have any mid-semester grades of MU, or letter grades less than a C, discuss options with your instructor as soon as possible.
Source: Undergraduate Catalog – Mid-Semester Review

After speaking with your instructor, you may also want to discuss options and or ramifications with an Academic Advisor and or Financial Aid Advisor.

Last day to Resign a 15-week Standard Session course is Friday, April 15, 2016.

Mid semester grades tab