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


2017–2018

Fall Quarter 2017  
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 Term Description
12 28-Aug-17 19-Nov-17 30-Aug-17 03-Sep-17 18-Oct-17 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 1
11 28-Aug-17 12-Nov-17 30-Aug-17 03-Sep-17 14-Oct-17 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 27
8 28-Aug-17 22-Oct-17 30-Aug-17 03-Sep-17 01-Oct-17 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 7
6 28-Aug-17 08-Oct-17 30-Aug-17 03-Sep-17 23-Sep-17 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 3
2 28-Aug-17 10-Sep-17 30-Aug-17 03-Sep-17 06-Sep-17 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 15
4 28-Aug-17 24-Sep-17 30-Aug-17 03-Sep-17 14-Sep-17 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 17
3 28-Aug-17 17-Sep-17 30-Aug-17 03-Sep-17 10-Sep-17 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 23
             
6 25-Sep-17 05-Nov-17 27-Sep-17 01-Oct-17 21-Oct-17 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 29
             
6 09-Oct-17 19-Nov-17 11-Oct-17 15-Oct-17 04-Nov-17 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 5
4 09-Oct-17 05-Nov-17 11-Oct-17 15-Oct-17 26-Oct-17 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 21
3 09-Oct-17 29-Oct-17 11-Oct-17 15-Oct-17 22-Oct-17 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 25
2 09-Oct-17 22-Oct-17 11-Oct-17 15-Oct-17 18-Oct-17 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 19

 

Winter 2017–2018  
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 Term Description
12 27-Nov-17 18-Feb-18 29-Nov-17 03-Dec-17 17-Jan-18 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 1
11 27-Nov-17 11-Feb-18 29-Nov-17 03-Dec-17 13-Jan-18 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 27
8 27-Nov-17 21-Jan-18 29-Nov-17 03-Dec-17 31-Dec-17 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 7
6 27-Nov-17 07-Jan-18 29-Nov-17 03-Dec-17 23-Dec-17 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 3
4 27-Nov-17 24-Dec-17 29-Nov-17 03-Dec-17 14-Dec-17 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 17
3 27-Nov-17 17-Dec-17 29-Nov-17 03-Dec-17 10-Dec-17 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 23
2 27-Nov-17 10-Dec-17 29-Nov-17 03-Dec-17 06-Dec-17 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 15
             
6 11-Dec-17 20-Jan-18 13-Dec-17 17-Dec-17 05-Jan-18 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 31
             
6 08-Jan-18 18-Feb-18 10-Jan-18 14-Jan-18 03-Feb-18 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 5
4 08-Jan-18 04-Feb-18 10-Jan-18 14-Jan-18 25-Jan-18 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 21
3 08-Jan-18 28-Jan-18 10-Jan-18 14-Jan-18 21-Jan-18 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 25
2 08-Jan-18 21-Jan-18 10-Jan-18 14-Jan-18 17-Jan-18 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 19

 

Spring Quarter 2018  
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 Term Description
12 26-Feb-18 20-May-18 28-Feb-18 04-Mar-18 18-Apr-18 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 1
11 26-Feb-18 13-May-18 28-Feb-18 04-Mar-18 14-Apr-18 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 27
8 26-Feb-18 22-Apr-18 28-Feb-18 04-Mar-18 01-Apr-18 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 7
6 26-Feb-18 08-Apr-18 28-Feb-18 04-Mar-18 24-Mar-18 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 3
4 26-Feb-18 25-Mar-18 28-Feb-18 04-Mar-18 15-Mar-18 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 17
3 26-Feb-18 18-Mar-18 28-Feb-18 04-Mar-18 11-Mar-18 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 23
2 26-Feb-18 11-Mar-18 28-Feb-18 04-Mar-18 07-Mar-18 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 15
             
6 09-Apr-18 20-May-18 11-Apr-18 15-Apr-18 05-May-18 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 5
4 09-Apr-18 06-May-18 11-Apr-18 15-Apr-18 26-Apr-18 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 21
3 09-Apr-18 29-Apr-18 11-Apr-18 15-Apr-18 22-Apr-18 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 25
2 09-Apr-18 22-Apr-18 11-Apr-18 15-Apr-18 18-Apr-18 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 19

 

Summer Quarter—2018  
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 Term Description
12 29-May-18 19-Aug-18 31-May-18 04-Jun-18 18-Jul-18 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 1
11 29-May-18 12-Aug-18 31-May-18 04-Jun-18 15-Jul-18 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 27
8 29-May-18 22-Jul-18 31-May-18 04-Jun-18 02-Jul-18 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 7
6 29-May-18 08-Jul-18 31-May-18 04-Jun-18 24-Jun-18 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 3
             
6 09-Jul-18 19-Aug-18 11-Jul-18 15-Jul-18 04-Aug-18 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 5

 2018–2019

Fall Quarter—2018
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 Term Description
12 27-Aug-18 18-Nov-18 29-Aug-18 2-Sep-18 17-Oct-18 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 1
11 27-Aug-18 11-Nov-18 29-Aug-18 2-Sep-18 13-Oct-18 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 27
8 27-Aug-18 21-Oct-18 29-Aug-18 2-Sep-18 30-Sep-18 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 7
6 27-Aug-18 7-Oct-18 29-Aug-18 2-Sep-18 22-Sep-18 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 3
4 27-Aug-18 23-Sept-18 29-Aug-18 2-Sep-18 13-Sep-18 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 17
3 27-Aug-18 16-Sep-18 29-Aug-18 2-Sep-18 9-Sep-18 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 23
             
6 10-Sep-18 21-Oct-18 12-Sep-18 16-Sep-18 6-Oct-18 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 31
             
6 24-Sep-18 4-Nov-18 26-Sep-18 30-Sep-18 20-Oct-18 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 29
             
6 8-Oct-18 18-Nov-18 10-Oct-18 14-Oct-18 3-Nov-18 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 5
4 8-Oct-18 4-Nov-18 10-Oct-18 14-Oct-18 25-Oct-18 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 21
3 8-Oct-18 28-Oct-18 10-Oct-18 14-Oct-18 21-Oct-18 Fall Quarter: Part of Term 25

 

Winter Quarter2018–2019
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 Term Description
12 26-Nov-18 17-Feb-19 28-Nov-18 2-Dec-18 16-Jan-19 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 1
11 26-Nov-18 10-Feb-19 28-Nov-18 2-Dec-18 12-Jan-19 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 27
8 26-Nov-18 20-Jan-19 28-Nov-18 2-Dec-18 30-Dec-18 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 7
6 26-Nov-18 6-Jan-19 28-Nov-18 2-Dec-18 22-Dec-18 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 3
4 26-Nov-18 23-Dec-18 28-Nov-18 2-Dec-18 13-Dec-18 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 17
3 26-Nov-18 16-Dec-18 28-Nov-18 2-Dec-18 9-Dec-18 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 23
             
6 10-Dec-18 20-Jan-19 12-Dec-18 16-Dec-19 5-Jan-19 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 31
             
6 7-Jan-19 17-Feb-19 9-Jan-19 13-Jan-19 2-Feb-19 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 5
4 7-Jan-19 3-Feb-19 9-Jan-19 13-Jan-19 24-Jan-19 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 21
3 7-Jan-19 27-Jan-19 9-Jan-19 13-Jan-19 20-Jan-19 Winter Quarter: Part of Term 25

 

Spring Quarter2019
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 Term Description
12 25-Feb-19 19-May-19 27-Feb-19 3-Mar-19 17-Apr-19 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 1
11 25-Feb-19 12-May-19 27-Feb-19 3-Mar-19 13-pr-19 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 27
8 25-Feb-19 21-Apr-19 27-Feb-19 3-Mar-19 31-Mar-19 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 7
6 25-Feb-19 7-Apr-19 27-Feb-19 3-Mar-19 23-Mar-19 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 3
4 25-Feb-19 24-Mar-19 27-Feb-19 3-Mar-19 14-Mar-19 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 17
3 25-Feb-19 17-Mar-19 27-Feb-19 3-Mar-19 10-Mar-19 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 23
             
6 11-Mar-19 21-Apr-19 13-Mar-19 17-Mar-19 6-Apr-19 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 31
             
6 25-Mar-19 5-May-19 27-Mar-19 31-Mar-19 20-Apr-19 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 29
             
6 8-Apr-19 19-May-19 10-Apr-19 14-Apr-19 14-May-19 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 5
4 8-Apr-19 5-May-19 10-Apr-19 14-Apr-19 25-Apr-a9 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 21
3 8-Apr-19 28-Apr-19 10-Apr-19 14-Apr-19 21-Apr-19 Spring Quarter: Part of Term 25

 

Summer Quarter2019
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 Term Description
12 28-May-19 18-Aug-19 30-May-19 3-Jun-19 18-Jul-19 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 1
11 28-May-19 11-Aug-19 30-May-19 3-Jun-19 14-Jul-19 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 27
8 28-May-19 21-Jul-19 30-May-19 3-Jun-19 1-Jul-19 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 7
6 28-May-19 7-Jul-19 30-May-19 3-Jun-19 23-Jun-19 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 3
4 28-May-19 23-Jun-19 30-May-19 3-Jun-19 14-Jun-19 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 17
3 28-May-19 16-Jun-19 30-May-19 3-Jun-19 10-Jun-19 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 23
             
6 10-Jun-19 21-Jul-19 12-Jun-19 16-Jun-19 8-Jul-19 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 31
             
6 24-Jun-19 4-Aug-19 26-Jun-19 30-Jun-19 20-Jul-19 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 29
             
6 8-Jul-19 18-Aug-19 10-Jul-19 14-Jul-19 3-Aug-19 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 5
4 8-Jul-19 4-Aug-19 10-Jul-19 14-Jul-19 25-Jul-19 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 21
3 8-Jul-19 28-Jul-19 10-Jul-19 14-Jul-19 21-Jul-19 Summer Quarter: Part of Term 25