Dates to Remember

August 2017
August 1Catalog published on CHP website; call for notification of any errors/changes
August 1Department chair annual goals due to dean
August 1Request department graduation/attrition reports
August 1Dean’s Society grant selection and announcement
August 1Deadline for submission to Curriculum Committee of course changes and additions for spring 2017
August 4End of summer semester - grades for all other students due to registrar’s office
August 4Deadline for Faculty Excellence Award applications (first Friday in August)
August 5August graduation – no ceremony
August 9CHP Executive Committee College Planning Workshop (second Wednesday in August)
August 14New student academic convocation; 8:30 a.m., Jack T. Stephens Spine Institute, Fred Smith Auditorium
August 14New student orientation
August 15 Department annual report templates are sent to departments
August 15 Request board exam pass rate reports
August 15 Catalog submitted for print publication
August 15 College committee appointments begin
August 15 Deadline for submission of agenda items to president’s office (for the September 7-8 Board of Trustees Meeting)
August 16Regular Registration for Fall ends; began July 24
August 17 First day of classes – fall semester
August 17 Deadline for uploading faculty workloads (first day of fall semester)
August 17 Deadline to post fall syllabi in SharePoint (first day of fall semester)
August 17 UAMS Resources Fair for new faculty, I. Dodd Wilson Education Building, second floor
August 17-23Late registration – fall semester
August 24CHP new faculty reception (3:00-4:00) (fourth Thursday in August)
Date set by UAMS Campus LifeConfirmation of student health insurance coverage due by registration

Seven business days after disbursementFinancial aid refund
Varies by programCap and gown photos (programs make appointments)
Varies by programFinal date to drop a fall class with 100% refund (4th day of classes)
Varies by programFinal date to add fall classes (5th day of classes)
Varies by programFinal date to drop a fall class with 50% refund (10th day of classes)
Date set by UAMS Campus LifeUAMS Associated Student Government (ASG) Welcome Event (