2017-2018 Walden University Student Handbook (March 2018) 
    
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2017-2018 Walden University Student Handbook (March 2018) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Quarter-Based Programs


Return to: Academic Calendar and Registration Policies for March 2018  

Quarter-Based Parts of Term are predefined and include specific course lengths required for programs. Student Success courses are also offered during specified Quarter-Based Parts of Term. Information about courses offered during these Parts of Term can be found on the myWalden university portal by selecting the “Review Schedule or Drop Classes” link within the “Student Services” tab.

Students who have questions about registration should contact the Academic Advising Team.

2015–2016

Summer Quarter 2016
Reporting Term Terms Within Major Starts Term Description Term in Weeks First Day of Term Last Day of Term Last Day to ADD Last Day to DROP with Refund Last Day to WITHDRAW with W
201670 201670–1 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 1 12 31-May-16 21-Aug-16 02-Jun-16 06-Jun-16 20-Jul-16
201670 201670–3 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 3 6 31-May-16 10-Jul-16 02-Jun-16 06-Jun-16 25-Jul-16
201670 201670–5 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 5 6 11-Jul-16 21-Aug-16 13-Jun-16 17-Jul-16 06-Aug-16
201670 201670–7 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 7 8 31-May-16 24-Jul-16 02-Jun-16 06-Jun-16 03-Jul-16
201670 201670–15 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 15 2 31-May-16 12-Jun-16 02-Jun-16 02-Jun-16 08-Jun-16
201670 201670–17 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 17 4 31-May-16 26-Jun-16 02-Jun-16 06-Jun-16 17-Jun-16
201670 201670–19 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 19 2 11-Jul-16 24-Jul-16 13-Jun-16 13-Jul-16 20-Jul-16
201670 201670–21 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 21 4 11-Jul-16 07-Aug-16 13-Jun-16 17-Jul-16 28-Jul-16
201670 201670–23 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 23 3 31-May-16 19-Jun-16 02-Jun-16 02-Jun-16 12-Jun-16
201670 201670–25 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 25 3 11-Jul-16 31-Jul-16 13-Jun-16 13-Jul-16 24-Jul-16
201670 201670–27 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 27 11 31-May-16 14-Aug-16 02-Jun-16 06-Jun-16 16-Jul-16

2016–2017

Fall Quarter 2016
Reporting Term Terms Within Major Starts Term Description Term in Weeks First Day of Term Last Day of Term Last Day to ADD Last Day to DROP with Refund Last Day to WITHDRAW with W
201710 201710–1 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 1 12 29-Aug-16 20-Nov-16 31-Aug-16 4-Sep-16 19-Oct-16
201710 201710–3 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 3 6 29-Aug-16 9-Oct-16 31-Aug-26 4-Sep-16 24-Sep-16
201710 201710–5 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 5 6 10-Oct-16 20-Nov-16 12-Oct-16 16-Oct-16 5-Nov-16
201710 201710–7 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 7 8 29-Aug-16 23-Oct-16 31-Aug-16 4-Sep-16 2-Oct-16
201710 201710–15 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 15 2 29-Aug-16 11-Sep-16 31-Aug-16 31-Aug-16 7-Sep-16
201710 201710–17 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 17 4 29-Aug-16 25-Sep-16 31-Aug-16 4-Sep-16

15-Sep-16

201710 201710–19 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 19 2 10-Oct-16 23-Oct-16 12-Oct-16 12-Oct-16 19-Oct-16
201710 201710–21 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 21 4 10-Oct-16 6-Nov-16 12-Oct-16 16-Oct-16 27-Oct-16
201710 201710–23 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 23 3 29-Aug-16 18-Sep-16 31-Aug-16 31-Aug-16 11-Sep-16
201710 201710–25 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 25 3 10-Oct-16 30-Oct-16 12-Oct-16 12-Oct-16 23-Oct-16
201710 201710–27 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 27 11 29-Aug-16 13-Nov-16 31-Aug-16 04-Sep-16 15-Oct-16
201710 201710–29 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 29 6 26-Sep-16 6-Nov-16 28-Sep-16 2-Oct-16 22-Oct-16
Winter 2016–2017
Reporting Term Terms Within Major Starts Term Description Term in Weeks First Day of Term Last Day of Term Last Day to ADD Last Day to DROP with Refund Last Day to WITHDRAW with W
201730 201730–1 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 1 12 28-Nov-16 19-Feb-17 30-Nov-16 4-Dec-16 18-Jan-17
201730 201730–3 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 3 6 28-Nov-16 8-Jan-17 30-Nov-16 4-Dec-16 24-Dec-16
201730 201730–5 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 5 6 9-Jan-17 19-Feb-17 11-Jan-17 15-Jan-17 4-Feb-17
201730 201730–7 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 7 8 28-Nov-16 22-Jan-17 30-Nov-16 4-Dec-16 1-Jan-17
201730 201730–15 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 15 2 28-Nov-16 11-Dec-16 30-Nov-16 30-Nov-16 7-Dec-16
201730 201730–17 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 17 4 28-Nov-16 25-Dec-16 30-Nov-16 4-Dec-16 15-Dec-16
201730 201730–19 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 19 2 9-Jan-17 22-Jan-17 11-Jan-17 11-Jan-17 18-Jan-17
201730 201730–21 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 21 4 9-Jan-17 5-Feb-17 11-Jan-17 15-Jan-17 26-Jan-17
201730 201730–23 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 23 3 28-Nov-16 18-Dec-16 30-Nov-16 30-Nov-16 11-Dec-16
201730 201730–25 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 25 3 9-Jan-17 29-Jan-17 11-Jan-17 11-Jan-17 22-Jan-17
201730 201730–27 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 27 11 28-Nov-16 12-Feb-17 30-Nov-16 04-Dec-16 14-Jan-17
201730 201730–31 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 31 6 12-Dec-16 22-Jan-17 14-Dec-16 18-Dec-16 7-Jan 17
Spring Quarter–2017
Reporting Term Terms Within Major Starts Term Description Term in Weeks First Day of Term Last Day of Term Last Day to ADD Last Day to DROP with Refund Last Day to WITHDRAW with W
201750 201750–1 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 1 12 27-Feb-17 21-May-17 1-Mar-17 5-Mar-17 19-Apr-17
201750 201750–3 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 3 6 27-Feb-17 9-Apr-17 1-Mar-17 5-Mar-17 25-Mar-17
201750 201750–5 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 5 6 10-Apr-17 21-May-17 12-Apr-17 16-Apr-17 6-May-17
201750 201750–7 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 7 8 27-Feb-17 23-Apr-17 1-Mar-17 5-Mar-17 2-Apr-17
201750 201750–15 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 15 2 27-Feb-17 12-Mar-17 1-Mar-17 1-Mar-17 8-Mar-17
201750 201750–17 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 17 4 27-Feb-17 26-Mar-17 1-Mar-17 5-Mar-17 16-Mar-17
201750 201750–19 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 19 2 10-Apr-17 23-Apr-17 12-Apr-17 12-Apr-17 19-Apr-17
201750 201750–21 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 21 4 10-Apr-17 7-May-17 12-Apr-17 16-Apr-17 27-Apr-17
201750 201750–23 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 23 3 27-Feb-17 19-Mar-17 1-Mar-17 1-Mar-17 12-Mar-17
201750 201750–25 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 25 3 10-Apr-17 30-Apr-17 12-Apr-17 12-Apr-17 23-Apr-17
201750 201750–27 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 27 11 27-Feb-17 14-May-17 1-Mar-17 5-Mar-17 15-Apr-17
Summer Quarter–2017
Reporting Term Terms Within Major Starts Term Description Term in Weeks First Day of Term Last Day of Term Last Day to ADD Last Day to DROP with Refund Last Day to WITHDRAW with W
201770 201770–1 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 1 12 30-May-17 20-Aug-17 1-Jun-17 5-Jun-17 19-Jul-17
201770 201770–3 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 3 6 30-May-17 9-Jul-17 1-Jun-17 5-Jun-17 24-Jun-17
201770 201770–5 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 5 6 10-Jul-17 20-Aug-17 12-Jul-17 17-Jul-17 5-Aug-17
201770 201770–7 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 7 8 30-May-17 23-Jul-17 1-Jun-17 5-Jun-17 2-Jul-17
201770 201770–15 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 15 2 30-May-17 11-Jun-17 1-Jun-17 1-Jun-17 7-Jun-17
201770 201770–17 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 17 4 30-May-17 25-Jun-17 1-Jun-17 5-Jun-17 16-Jun-17
201770 201770–19 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 19 2 10-Jul-17 23-Jul-17 12-Jul-17 12-Jul-17 19-Jul-17
201770 201770–21 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 21 4 10-Jul-17 6-Aug-17 12-Jul-17 17-Jul-17 27-Jul-17
201770 201770–23 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 23 3 30-May-17 18-Jun-17 1-Jun-17 1-Jun-17 11-Jun-17
201770 201770–25 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 25 3 10-Jul-17 30-Jul-17 12-Jul-17 12-Jul-17 23-Jul-17
201770 201770–27 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 27 11 30-May-17 13-Aug-17 1-Jun-17 5-Jun-17 15-Jul-17
201770 201770–29 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 29 6 3-Jul-17 13-Aug-17 5-Jul-17 9-Jul-17 29-Jul-17