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

Semester-Based Programs


Return to: Academic Calendar and Registration Policies for March 2018  

Semester-Based Parts of Term are predefined and include specific course lengths required for programs. Student Success courses are also offered during specified Semester-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

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
Summer Semester 2016
201660 201660–1 Summer Semester: Part of Term 1 16 02-May-16 21-Aug-16 04-May-16 08-May-16 09-Jul-16
201660 201660–2 Summer Semester: Part of Term 2 8 02-May-16 26-Jun-16 04-May-16 08-May-16 05-Jun-16
201660 201660–4 Summer Semester: Part of Term 4 8 27-Jun-16 21-Aug-16 29-Jun-16 03-Jul-16 31-Jul-16
201660 201660–6 Summer Semester: Part of Term 6 16 27-Jun-16 16-Oct-16 29-Jun-16 03-Jul-16 03-Sep-16
201660 201660–8 Summer Semester: Part of Term 8 5 02-May-16 05-Jun-16 04-May-16 08-May-16 23-May-16
201660 201660–10 Summer Semester: Part of Term 10 5 06-Jun-16 10-Jul-16 08-Jun-16 12-Jun-16 27-Jun-16
201660 201660–12 Summer Semester: Part of Term 12 5 11-Jul-16 14-Aug-16 13-Jul-16 17-Jul-16 01-Aug-16
201660 201660–14 Summer Semester: Part of Term 14 10 02-May-16 10-Jul-16 04-May-16 08-May-16 13-Jun-16
201660 201660–16 Summer Semester: Part of Term 16 14 02-May-16 07-Aug-16 04-May-16 08-May-16 30-Jun-16
201660 201660–18 Summer Semester: Part of Term 18 6 02-May-16 12-Jun-16 04-May-16 08-May-16 28-May-16
201660 201660–26 Summer Semester: Part of Term 26 4 02-May-16 29-May-16 04-May-16 08-May-16 19-May-16
201660 201660–28 Summer Semester: Part of Term 28 2 27-Jun-16 10-Jul-16 29-Jun-16 29-Jun-16 06-Jul-16
201660 201660–30 Summer Semester: Part of Term 30 10 06-Jun-16 14-Aug-16 08-Jun-16 12-Jun-16 18-Jul-16
201660 201660–32 Summer Semester: Part of Term 32 6 11-Jul-16 21-Aug-16 13-Jul-16 17-Jul-16 06-Aug-16
201660 201660–34 Summer Semester: Part of Term 34 4 27-Jun-16 24-Jul-16 29-Jun-16 03-Jul-16 14-Jul-16
201660 201660–36 Summer Semester: Part of Term 36 3 02-May-16 22-May-16 04-May-16 04-May-16 15-May-16
201660 201660–38 Summer Semester: Part of Term 38 3 27-Jun-16 17-Jul-16 29-Jun-16 29-Jun-16 10-Jul-16

 

2016–2017

Fall Semester–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
201720 201720–1 Fall Semester: Part of Term 1 16 29-Aug-16 18-Dec-16 31-Aug-16 4-Sep-16 5-Nov-16
201720 201720–2 Fall Semester: Part of Term 2 8 29-Aug-16 23-Oct-16 31-Aug-16 4-Sep-16 2-Oct-16
201720 201720–4 Fall Semester: Part of Term 4 8 24-Oct-16 18-Dec-16 26-Oct-16 30-Oct-16 27-Nov-16
201720 201720–6 Fall Semester: Part of Term 6 16 24-Oct-16 12-Feb-17 26-Oct-16 30-Oct-16 31-Dec-16
201720 201720–8 Fall Semester: Part of Term 8 5 29-Aug-16 2-Oct-16 31-Aug-16 4-Sep-16 20-Sep-16
201720 201720–10 Fall Semester: Part of Term 10 5 3-Oct-16 6-Nov-16 5-Oct-16 9-Oct-16 25-Oct-16
201720 201720–12 Fall Semester: Part of Term 12 5 7-Nov-16 11-Dec-16 9-Nov-16 13-Nov-16 29-Nov-16
201720 201720–18 Fall Semester: Part of Term 18 6 29-Aug-16 9-Oct-16 31-Aug-16 4-Sep-16 24-Sep-16
201720 201720–26 Fall Semester: Part of Term 26 4 29-Aug-16 25-Sep-16 31-Aug-16 4-Sep-16 24-Sep-16
201720 201720–28 Fall Semester: Part of Term 28 2 24-Oct-16 6-Nov-16 26-Oct-16 26-Oct-16 2-Nov-16
201720 201720–30 Fall Semester: Part of Term 30 10 3-Oct-16 11-Dec-16 5-Oct-16 9-Oct-16 15-Nov-16
201720 201720–32 Fall Semester: Part of Term 32 6 7-Nov-16 18-Dec-16 9-Nov-16 13-Nov-16 3-Dec-16
201720 201720–34 Fall Semester: Part of Term 34 4 24-Oct-16 20-Nov-16 26-Oct-16 30-Oct-16 10-Nov-16
201720 201720–36 Fall Semester: Part of Term 36 3 29-Aug-16 18-Sep-16 31-Aug-16 31-Aug-16 11-Sep-16
201720 201720–38 Fall Semester: Part of Term 38 3 24-Oct-16 13-Nov-16 26-Oct-16 26-Oct-16 6-Nov-16
201720 201720–44 Fall Semester: Part of Term 44 8 26-Sept-16 20-Nov-16 28-Sep-16 2-Oct-16 30-Oct-16
Spring Semester–2017
201740 201740–1 Spring Semester: Part of Term 1 16 9-Jan-17 30-Apr-17 11-Jan-17 15-Jan-17 18-Mar-17
201740 201740–2 Spring Semester: Part of Term 2 8 9-Jan-17 5-Mar-17 11-Jan-17 15-Jan-17 12-Feb-17
201740 201740–4 Spring Semester: Part of Term 4 8 6-Mar-17 30-Apr-17 8-Mar-17 12-Mar-17 9-Apr-17
201740 201740–6 Spring Semester: Part of Term 6 16 6-Mar-17 25-Jun-17 8-Mar-17 12-Mar-17 13-May-17
201740 201740–8 Spring Semester: Part of Term 8 5 9-Jan-17 12-Feb-17 11-Jan-17 15-Jan-17 30-Jan-17
201740 201740–10 Spring Semester: Part of Term 10 5 13-Feb-17 19-Mar-17 15-Feb-17 19-Feb-17 6-Mar-17
201740 201740–12 Spring Semester: Part of Term 12 5 20-Mar-17 23-Apr-17 22-Mar-17 26-Mar-17 10-Apr-17
201740 201740–18 Spring Semester: Part of Term 18 6 9-Jan-17 19-Feb-17 11-Jan-17 15-Jan-17 4-Feb-17
201740 201740–26 Spring Semester: Part of Term 26 4 9-Jan-17 5-Feb-17 11-Jan-17 15-Jan-17 26-Jan-17
201740 201740–28 Spring Semester: Part of Term 28 2 6-Mar-17 19-Mar-17 8-Mar-17 8-Mar-17 15-Mar-17
201740 201740–30 Spring Semester: Part of Term 30 10 13-Feb-17 23-Apr-17 15-Feb-17 19-Feb-17 27-Mar-17
201740 201740–32 Spring Semester: Part of Term 32 6 20-Mar-17 30-Apr-17 22-Mar-17 26-Mar-17 15-Apr-17
201740 201740–34 Spring Semester: Part of Term 34 4 6-Mar-17 2-Apr-17 8-Mar-17 12-Mar-17 23-Mar-17
201740 201740–36 Spring Semester: Part of Term 36 3 9-Jan-17 29-Jan-17 11-Jan-17 11-Jan-17 22-Jan-17
201740 201740–38 Spring Semester: Part of Term 38 3 6-Mar-17 26-Mar-17 8-Mar-17 8-Mar-17 19-Mar-17
201740 201740–44 Spring Semester: Part of Term 44 8 30-Jan-17 26-Mar-17 1-Feb-17 7-Feb-17 5-Mar-17
Summer Semester–2017
201760 201760–1 Summer Semester: Part of Term 1 16 8-May-17 27-Aug-17 10-May-17 14-May-17 15-Jul-18
201760 201760–2 Summer Semester: Part of Term 2 8 8-May-17 2-Jul-17 10-May-17 14-May-17 11-Jun-17
201760 201760–4 Summer Semester: Part of Term 4 8 3-Jul-17 27-Aug-17 5-Jul-17 9-Jul-17 6-Aug-17
201760 201760–6 Summer Semester: Part of Term 6 16 3-Jul-17 22-Oct-17 5-Jul-17 9-Jul-17 9-Sep-17
201760 201760–8 Summer Semester: Part of Term 8 5 8-May-17 11-Jun-17 10-May-17 14-May-17 29-May-17
201760 201760–10 Summer Semester: Part of Term 10 5 12-Jun-17 16-Jul-17 14-Jun-17 18-Jun-17 3-Jul-17
201760 201760–12 Summer Semester: Part of Term 12 5 17-Jul-17 20-Aug-17 19-Jul-17 23-Jul-17 7-Aug-17
201760 201760–18 Summer Semester: Part of Term 18 6 8-May-17 18-Jun-17 10-May-17 14-May-17 3-Jun-17
201760 201760–26 Summer Semester: Part of Term 26 4 8-May-17 4-Jun-17 10-May-17 14-May-17 25-May-17
201760 201760–28 Summer Semester: Part of Term 28 2 3-Jul-17 16-Jul-17 5-Jul-17 5-Jul-17 12-Jul-17
201760 201760–30 Summer Semester: Part of Term 30 10 12-Jul-17 20-Aug-17 14-Jun-7 18-Jun-17 24-Jul-17
201760 201760–32 Summer Semester: Part of Term 32 6 17-Jul-17 27-Aug-17 19-Jul-17 23-Jul-17 12-Aug-17
201760 201760–34 Summer Semester: Part of Term 34 4 3-Jul-17 30-Jul-17 5-Jul-17 9-Jul-17 20-Jul-17
201760 201760–36 Summer Semester: Part of Term 36 3 8-May-17 28-May-17 10-May-17 10-May-17 21-May-17
201760 201760–38 Summer Semester: Part of Term 38 3 3-Jul-17 23-Jul-17 5-Jul-17 5-Jul-17 16-Jul-17
201760 201760–40 Summer Semester: Part of Term 40 8 5-Jun-17 30-Jul-17 7-Jun-17 11-Jun-17 9-Jul-17