Academic Calendar

The Academic Calendar shows a shortened list of upcoming academic related events. If you need a more detailed list of upcoming events visit the Calendar Event List. If you need details about past academic related events and dates, please check the Nicholls State University Catalog.

January 16, 2017
  • Martin Luther King Jr. holiday; university closed
    January 16, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm


January 17, 2017
  • Classes begin for Spring Full Term and Term A (regular and online)
    January 17, 2017


January 23, 2017
  • Regular registration ends and web registration closes at 4:15 p.m. Class Cancellation processed at 4:15 p.m.
    January 23, 2017 @ 4:15 pm - 4:15 pm


    Regular registration ends and web registration closes at 4:15 p.m. Late registration and administrative drop/add begins at 4:15 p.m. All registration activity after 4:15 p.m. will occur in the Registrar's office. Student must register by 4:15 p.m. to avoid late registration charge. Student must "unregister" by 4:15 p.m. to receive 100% credit adjustment. Class cancellation processed at 4:15 p.m.



February 3, 2017
  • Fourteenth class day (for statistical purposes).
    February 3, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm


  • Final date to apply for graduation for spring commencement.
    February 3, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm


February 15, 2017
  • Last day to drop or resign with a W from Term A (regular and online) classes.
    February 15, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm