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.

August 18, 2017
  • Fee deadline 4:15 pm
    August 18, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 4:15 pm


  • Transfer Student Orientation
    August 18, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

    Location: Powell 110


August 21, 2017
  • Classes begin for Full Term and Term A (regular and online)
    August 21, 2017 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 pm


August 25, 2017
  • 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 full 100% credit adjustment. Class Cancellation processed at 4:15 p.m.
    August 25, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 4:15 pm


September 4, 2017
  • Labor Day Holiday; University Closed
    September 4, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm


September 5, 2017
  • Classes resume
    September 5, 2017 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 pm


September 8, 2017
  • Fourteenth class day (for statistical purposes)
    September 8, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am


September 13, 2017
  • Final date to apply for graduation for fall commencement.
    September 13, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am