Texas Tech University

Important Dates

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July 2018

July 1, 2018
• Apply Texas Opens. Apply for admission to and scholarships from Texas Tech University.

July 20, 2018
• Fee Assessment Occurs for Fall 2018 (charges available for viewing on Raiderlink, if registered for classes)

July 26, 2018
• Budget payment plan available for enrollment

July 31, 2018
• Incoming Fall Community College Transfers: For possible scholarships upgrade review, you must submit updated transcripts by July 31st to Undergraduate Admissions.

August 2018

August 10, 2018
• Fall Financial Aid Disbursed* for Law School Students

August 17, 2018
• Fall Financial Aid Disbursed* for Undergrad & Graduate Students
• Financial Aid refunds begin
• Emergency Payment Plan available for enrollment

* Financial aid funds will be electronically applied to each students billing account with SBS on or around this date, if a students financial aid file is complete. For additional billing and refunding information please visit Student Business Services.

August 20, 2018
• Fall payment deadline. Registration changes made after this date could affect the student's account balance, and must be paid immediately unless the student is enrolled in a Fall Payment Plan.

August 24, 2018
• Last business day to withdraw in the Registrar's Office for a full refund.

August 27, 2018
• TTU Classes begin

September 2018

September 12, 2018
• Last day to drop a class and receive a refund.

September 25, 2018
• Budget/Emergency Payment Plan due date.

October 2018

October 1, 2018
• FAFSA Opens. Complete your FAFSA at www.fafsa.gov.

• Current Red Raiders: Complete your Scholarship Application.

October 25, 2018
• Budget/Emergency Payment Plan due date.

October 29, 2018
• Last day for student-initiated drop on MyTech with academic penalty.

November 2018

November 1, 2018
• Advance Registration Begins for Spring 2019/Summer 2019

November 15, 2018
• Spring Transfer Students: Scholarship Application due.  Apply at www.applytexas.org.

November 25, 2018
• Budget/Emergency Payment Plan due date.

December 2018

December 1, 2018
• Incoming Freshman: Apply for University Scholarships on ApplyTexas.org by December 1st. Consideration after December 1st is limited.
• All Students: Complete Enrollment Certification for next academic year, on Raiderlink. Learn How.

December 5, 2018
• Last day of classes


January 2018

January 5, Friday
• Incoming Spring Transfer Students: For possible scholarships upgrade, updated transcripts must be submitted to Undergraduate Admissions by this date.

January 8, Monday
• TTU Financial Aid Disbursement

January 10, Wednesday
• Spring payment deadline. Registrations after this date require immediate payment or enrollment in a payment plan.

January 18, Thursday
• TTU classes begin

February 2018

February 1, Thursday
• University Scholarship Application Deadline

March 2018

March 1, Thursday
• Scholarship Deadline for Fall Transfer Students
• Report External Scholarships

March 15, Thursday
• Fall & Summer FAFSA priority state deadline for all students*

March 28, Wednesday
• Last day for student initiated drop on MyTech with academic penalty

April 2018

April 5, Thursday
• First day for Fall 2018 advance registration for currently enrolled students

April 15, Sunday
• Incoming Freshman: For possible scholarship upgrade review, you must submit updated test scores, transcripts, and class rank by April 15th to Undergraduate Admissions

April 23, Monday
• Last day of advance registration for Fall 2018

April 24, Tuesday
• Open registration for Fall 2018 begins

May 2018

May 1, Tuesday
• Scholarship Recipients: Thank You Letter submission deadline is May 1st to ensure your scholarship funds are processed prior to the start of Fall Classes.

May 3, Thursday
• Last day to withdraw from the university. Although withdrawal can be processed until this date, all tuition and fees related to the registration are due in full and no refunds will be issued

May 8, Tuesday
• Last day of classes

Important Dates

Student Business Services

Academic Calendars

Withdrawal Dates

100% refund
Up through August 27

80% refund
August 28 through September 1

70% refund
September 2 through September 11

50% refund
September 12 through September 18

25% refund
September 19 through September 25

No refund
September 26 and after