Dates to Remember


Important student deadlines to start Spring 2019 semester

KENNESAW, Ga. (Jan 3, 2019) — Another semester officially kicks off next week as Kennesaw State University welcomes back students, faculty and staff on its two campuses. As Owl Nation gears up for Spring 2019, here are some important dates to keep in mind:


  • Friday, Jan. 4 – Final tuition and fees payment deadline
  • Monday, Jan. 7 – First day of classes and beginning of add/drop period
  • Monday, Jan. 21 – Martin Luther King Jr. Day/No classes

Financial Aid:

  • Sunday, Jan. 13 – Last day to use financial aid credit at Kennesaw State bookstores
  • Wednesday, Jan. 16 – Financial aid is disbursed to Bursar’s Office to pay tuition and fees
  • Friday, Jan. 18 – Refunds are made available (processed by Bursar’s Office)


  • The Bookstore will return to normal operations on Monday, Jan. 7. For information on bookstore hours during winter break, click here.
  • Regular Big Owl Bus shuttle service also returns on Jan. 7.


  • The deadline for most scholarships is March 15. For more information on scholarships visit

Mark your calendar:

  • Spring Break will take place April 1-5.
  • National Conference on Undergraduate Research – Kennesaw State will host more 4,000 student researchers from around the country at the 33rd annual NCUR. The event, held April 11-13, marks first time a university in Georgia has hosted the largest undergraduate research conference in the nation. Students who submitted abstracts for this year’s NCUR will receive a notification of decision on Monday, Jan. 28.

Other dates of note for NCUR are as follows:

  • Monday, Jan. 28 – Online registration opens
  • Tuesday, Feb. 26 – Deadline for early conference registration
  • Thursday, March 21 – Deadline for late conference registration

For more information on NCUR 2019, visit


A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its nearly 43,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the country and the world. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status. For more information, visit