Gather Here. Go Far

NSU is where success begins. Here professors know their subjects and how to get you ready for a career after you graduate. We empower individuals to become socially responsible global citizens by creating and sustaining a culture of learning and discovery.

Gather Here. Go Far

NSU is where success begins. Here professors know their subjects and how to get you ready for a career after you graduate. We empower individuals to become socially responsible global citizens by creating and sustaining a culture of learning and discovery.

Gather Here. Go Far

NSU is where success begins. Here professors know their subjects and how to get you ready for a career after you graduate. We empower individuals to become socially responsible global citizens by creating and sustaining a culture of learning and discovery.

Gather Here. Go Far

NSU is where success begins. Here professors know their subjects and how to get you ready for a career after you graduate. We empower individuals to become socially responsible global citizens by creating and sustaining a culture of learning and discovery.

Gather Here. Go Far

NSU is where success begins. Here professors know their subjects and how to get you ready for a career after you graduate. We empower individuals to become socially responsible global citizens by creating and sustaining a culture of learning and discovery.

Academic Calendar

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The academic calendar provides important information and dates for academic holidays, enrollment, refunds, and graduation at Northeastern State University.

Printable Academic Calendar

2024-2025 Academic Calendar (PDF)

Have you been admitted to NSU? Before enrolling in classes you must first be admitted to Northeastern State University. Apply NOW.

If you are already admitted and have an NSU username and password, enroll in classes via goNSU > Student tab. For instructions how to use goNSU, refer to the Student Self-Service Guide (pdf).

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Learn more about course information for specific semesters.

Summer 2024 (Current Semester)

Summer Semester: No classes are held on Fridays

Event/Holiday

14-Week

May 13 to
August 15

3-Week A

May 13 to
May 30

1st 7-Week

May 13 to
June 27

4-Week B

June 3 to
June 27

8-Week

June 3 to
July 25

2nd 7-Week

July 1 to
August 15

4-Week C

July 1 to
July 25

Enrollment Open March 25 to May 15 March 25-May 13 March 25-May 14 March 25-June 4 March 25-June 5 March 25-July 2 March 25-July 2
All Fees are Due May 31 May 31 May 31 May 31 May 31 May 31 May 31
Semester Begins May 13 May 13 May 13 June 3 June 3 July 1 July 1
Last Date to Enroll and Add Classes May 15 May 13 May 14 June 4 June 5 July 2 July 2
Last Date to Drop Classes and Receive a Refund May 22 May 14 May 16 June 5 June 10 July 8 July 3
Memorial Day Holiday Observed
(No Classes, Campuses Closed)
May 27 May 27 May 27        
Juneteenth National Independence Day
(No Classes, Campuses Closed)
June 19   June 19 June 19 June 19    
Independence Day Holiday Observed
(No Classes, Campuses Closed)
July 4       July 4 July 4 July 4
Last Day to Withdraw from Classes with a “W” July 24 May 23 June 17 June 24 July 15 August 6 July 22
Last Day to Withdraw from a Single Class
or Withdraw from all classes*
August 14 May 29 June 26 June 26 July 24 August 14 July 24
Finals August 15 May 30 June 27 June 27 July 25 August 15 July 25
Classes End August 15 May 30 June 27 June 27 July 25 August 15 July 25
Faculty Grade Entry Closes (3:00 pm) August 20 August 20 August 20 August 20 August 20 August 20 August 20
Grades Available via goNSU** August 23 August 23 August 23 August 23 August 23 August 23 August 23

*A grade of “W” can be assigned in classes from which a student withdraws only if the student has a passing grade at the time of the withdrawal.

**Grades may be available on goNSU as early as August 20. Please remember that summary information such as hours earned and grade point average may not include Summer 2024 courses until August 23.

Academic Calendars for Upcoming Semesters

Event/Holiday

16-Week Classes

August 19 to December 13

1st 7-Week

August 19 to October 4

1st 8-Week

August 19 to October 11

2nd 7-Week

October 14 to December 6

2nd 8-Week

October 14 to December 13

Enrollment Open March 25-August 23 March 25-August 20 March 25-August 21 March 25-October 15 March 25-October 16
All Fees are Due August 16 August 16 August 16 August 16 August 16
Classes Begin August 19 August 19 August 19 October 14 October 14
Last Date to Enroll and Add Classes August 23 August 20 August 21 October 15 October 16
Last Date to Drop Classes and Receive a Refund August 30 August 22 August 23 October 21 October 22
Labor Day Holiday (No Classes, Campuses Closed) September 2 September 2 September 2    
Fall Break (No Classes, Campuses Closed) October 17-October 18     October 17-October 18 October 17-October 18
Last Day to Withdraw from Classes with a “W” November 13 September 24 September 30 November 21 November 26
Thanksgiving Break (No Classes Campuses Closed) November 27-November 29     November 27-November 29 November 27-November 29
Last Day to Withdraw from a Single Class or Withdraw from all Classes* December 6 October 3 October 10 December 5 December 12
Finals December 9-13 October 4 October 11 December 6 December 13
Semester Ends December 13 October 4 October 11 December 6 December 13
Faculty Grade Entry Closes 3:00pm December 17 December 17 December 17 December 17 December 17
Grades Available via goNSU** December 20 December 20 December 20 December 20 December 20

*A grade of “W” can be assigned in classes from which a student withdraws only if the student has a passing grade at the time of the withdrawal.

**Grades may be available on goNSU as early as December 17. Please remember that summary information such as hours earned and grade point average may not include Fall 2024 courses until December 20.

Commencement

NSU is planning the Fall 2024 Commencement exercises for our fall 2024 graduates.  Each ceremony will recognize bachelor's and master's degree candidates. More information about commencement can be found on the Registrar's Commencement page.

  • Saturday, December 14 | NSU Event Center, Tahlequah

Click Here to Learn more about Commencement

EVENT/HOLIDAY

16-WEEK CLASSES

January 13 to
May 9

1st 7-Week

January 13 to
February 28

1st 8-WEEK

January 13 to
March 7

2nd 7-Week

March 10 to
May 2

2nd 8-Week

March 10 to
May 9

Enrollment Open October 21, 2024-January 17, 2025 October 21, 2024-January 14, 2025 October 21, 2024-January 15, 2025 October 21, 2024-March 11, 2025 October 21, 2024-March 12, 2025
All Fees are Due January 10 January 10 January 10 January 10 January 10
Classes Begin January 13 January 13 January 13 March 10 March 10
Last Date to Enroll and Add Classes January 17 January 14 January 15 March 11 March 12
Last Date to Drop Classes and Receive a Refund January 27 January 16 January 17 March 13 March 14
Martin Luther King Day (No Classes, Campuses Open) January 20 January 20 January 20    
Spring Break (No Classes, Campuses Closed) March 17-21     March 17-21 March 17-21
Last Day to Withdraw from Classes with a “W” April 14 February 18 February 24 April 22 April 25
Last Day to Withdraw from a Single Class or Withdraw from all Classes* May 8 February 27 March 6 May 1 May 8
Finals May 5-9 February 28 March 7 May 2 May 9
Semester Ends May 9 February 28 March 7 May 2 May 9
Faculty Grade Entry Closes 3:00pm May 13 May 13 May 13 May 13 May 13
Grades Available via goNSU** May 16 May 16 May 16 May 16 May 16

*A grade of “W” can be assigned in classes from which a student withdraws only if the student has a passing grade at the time of the withdrawal.

**Grades may be available on goNSU as early as May 13. Please remember that summary information such as hours earned and grade point average may not include Spring 2025 courses until May 16.

Commencement

NSU is planning the Spring 2025 Commencement exercises for our spring 2025 graduates.  Each ceremony will recognize bachelor's and master's degree candidates. More information about commencement can be found on the Registrar's Commencement page.

  • Friday, May 9 | NSU Event Center, Tahlequah
  • Saturday, May 10 | NSU Event Center, Tahlequah
  • Monday, May 12 | TBD

Click Here to Learn more about Commencement

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