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.

December 14, 2017
  • Final grades for all students due at 9:00 am
    December 14, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am


December 15, 2017
  • Winter Session fee deadline 4:15pm
    December 15, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 4:15 pm


December 16, 2017
  • Commencement for summer and fall graduates. Fall semester ends.
    December 16, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Location: Guidry Stadium


December 18, 2017
  • Winter session classes begin. Regular registration ends and web registration closes for winter session 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.
    December 18, 2017 @ 7:30 am - 4:15 pm


December 20, 2017
  • University closes at 4:30 pm for Christmas holidays
    December 20, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm


  • Winter session classes continue online through holidays
    December 20, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm


January 4, 2018
  • University reopens
    January 4, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm


January 9, 2018
  • Final date to drop with W from winter session
    January 9, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm


January 12, 2018
  • Winter session classes end.
    January 12, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm