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Academic Calendar

Events specific to the Interdisciplinary Telecommunications Program are listed here. Select the term below, or if you would like to see main campus events, click the "Main Campus Calendar" button on the right.

Mar 31 Enrollment Opens for Classes
Jun 15 Interdisciplinary Telecom Program Fall 2014 Domestic Applicant Deadline
Aug 18 United Government of Graduate Students (UGGS) Orientation

Time: 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Location: Chem 140
Please note this event is mandatory for ITP international students.

Aug 18 - Aug 22 ITP Grad Prep Session

Time : Monday session begins at 1:00 p.m.
Location: ECCS 1B12
Please note ITP international students are required to attend and participate in every session of ITP's Graduate Prep Program.

Aug 22 ITP Orientation

Time: 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. (times are tentative)
Location: ECCS 1B12
Please note this even is mandatory for all new ITP students. There will be guest speakers joining us to help you navigate elements of your master's study.

Aug 22 Welcome Reception for New Students and Faculty

Time: 5:00 p.m.
Location: TBD
Please note this event is mandatory for all new ITP students.

Aug 23 ISSS International Student Welcome Meeting

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: Mathematics Building, 100
Please note all new and transfer international students enrolling in the Fall 2014 semester must complete the Immigration Check-in.

Aug 24 All ITP Students Required to Join ITP List Serve
Aug 25 Fall Classes Start
Aug 26 English Proficiency Exam

Time: 5:15 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Location: TBD
Please note this exam is mandatory for all new ITP students.
 

Aug 29 University of Colorado Honor Code Declaration

Students are expected to invest time in reviewing the agreement and must return a signed copy to ECOT 311 no later than this date.

Sep 01 Labor Day - Campus Closed
Sep 03 Online Enrollment Deadline for Classes

After this date, distance students will need to complete the Course Enrollment form and get instructor's permission to enroll.

Contact Elizabeth Golder.

Sep 04 - Dec 08 Instructor signature or email required to add a class
Sep 10 Last day to drop without a "W" grade appearing on transcript and receive a full tuition refund
Sep 11 - Sep 24 60% tuition refund period; "W" grade will appear on transcript
Sep 12 Last day to change class status without petition to the dean

Changes to status include from credit to no-credit, variable credit hours, and pass/fail; after this date a late add fee of $100 applies

Sep 17 Tuition Voucher Deadline (3rd Party Payments)
Oct 24 Registration Deadline for the ITP/LAWS Fall Challenge

Registration Deadline to participate in the Fall 2014 Challenge

To register or with questions email: tyler.j.cox@colorado.edu

Oct 31 ITP/LAWS FALL 2014 CHALLENGE Kickoff Meeting

Save the date for the upcoming fall challenge—October 31, 2014 is the kickoff meeting. The challenge will take place on November 8, 2014.  Please see the attached flyer for greater details.

This event is a great opportunity to work in a cross-disciplinary team and have your presentation judged by faculty and industry. 

Nov 04 ITP Seminar Series: Improving TCP Congestion Control for High Bandwidth and Long Distance Networks

Dr. Sangtae Ha presents: Improving TCP Congestion Control for High Bandwidth and Long Distance Networks

November 4 from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in ECCR 211.

Download the Flyer

Nov 07 - Nov 18 Schedule an Advising Session - Required

ITP requires all new students to submit a degree plan to the Graduate Advisor prior to November 7, 2014.  The degree plan is a tool to help you prepare your enrollment into core classes, electives, and anticipate your future enrollments based on historical course offerings.  You can learn about the process and download the form from the ITP website

To help ITP manage the review process, students will need to supply the completed form as follows:

  1. Send an email message to itp@colorado.edu ,
  2. Subject line:  2014 Degree Plan: First Name Last Name
  3. Do not reformat this form
  4. As mentioned above, the degree plan is due by November 7, 2014.
  5. Fill in the form to the best of your ability; we can discuss any questions you may have at our meeting.

Elizabeth Golder will be scheduling individual meetings with each student to review the degree plan in person (by phone for distance learners only).  You may drop by her office (ECOT 311) between 8:00 a.m.-12:45 p.m.

DATE Nov. 10 Nov. 11 Nov. 12 Nov. 13 Nov. 14 Nov. 17 Nov. 18
Advising Schedule by Last Initial
FIRST LETTER OF LAST NAME  A-C  D-G  H-J  K-L  M  N-P R-W
Nov 07 ITP Degree Plan Final Due Date

This is the final date to submit a degree plan to the Graduate Advisor

Nov 08 ITP/LAWS Fall 2014 Challenge

Join us for the Fall Challenge where student teams present to Faculty and Industry Professionals about a challenge case received.

Read More about the Challenge

Nov 14 Silicon Flatirons: Getting Beyond Command-and-Control Regulation in Wireless Spectrum

University of Colorado Law School Room 101

The conference will tackle two broad areas, each explored in a panel discussion, where decentralization and delegation may be useful:

  • Bottom-up coordination strategies
  • Enforcement and Adjudication

Learn More and Register

Nov 15 Network Security Hackathon

Join Joe McManus for the ITP Network Security Hackathon on November 15

Click here to Download more information

Click here to sign up

Nov 18 ITP Seminar Series: Dr. Lijun Chen
Dr. Lijun Chen presents today as part of the ITP Seminar Series.

The Weighted Sum Rate Maximization in MIMI Interference Networks: Minimax Lagrangian Duality & Algorithm

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

4:00-5:00 p.m.

ECCR 211

Read More

Light Refreshments

Nov 24 - Nov 26 Fall Break for Students
Nov 27 - Nov 28 Thanksgiving Break - Campus Closed
Dec 09 Add a course only by petition to the Dean
Dec 12 Last Day of Classes
Dec 14 - Dec 18 Final Exams
Dec 19 Fall 2014 Engineering Recognition Ceremony

Recognition Ceremony Details

Dec 20 Commencement

Commencement Details

Nov 03 - Nov 21 Enrollment Open for Continuing Main Campus Students

Spring 2015 Enrollment opens November 3rd for continuing Main Campus degree students. Check MyCUInfo for your enrollment appointment.

Spring Enrollment closes from November 21st until January 8th for continuing main campus students.

Nov 03 Enrollment Open for Distance and Non-Degree Students

Distance Degree and Non-Degree students may begin enrolling today for Spring 2015 courses as long as they are active in the system.

If you are a new distance student, or have not taken a course for more than a year, please follow the Enroll and Apply Now instructions to be activated for spring.

Dec 01 - Jan 08 Spring 2015 Enrollment Opens for Eligible New and Readmitted Main Campus Students

Enrollment Opens for Eligible New and Readmitted Main Campus students for Spring 2015.

Enrollment opens for all students January 8, 2015.

Jan 12 First Day of Classes

First Day of Classes for the Spring 2015 semester

Jan 19 Martin Luther King, Jr. (Campus Closed)

Campus Closed for All Students, Faculty and Staff for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

Jan 21 Last Day to Add without instructor's signature

Last Day to add a class without Instructor's signature - After this date, Main Campus Students must obtain Instructor approval and meet with their advisor. Distance and non-degree students will need to complete the Course Enrollment Form and obtain the instructor's permission in writing to enroll.

Jan 28 Last Day to Drop without a "W" and receive a full tuition refund

Last Day to Drop your Spring Classes without a "W" appearing on your transcripts and to receive a full tuition refund.

Jan 28 Tuition Voucher Deadline for 3rd Party Payments

Tuition Voucher Deadline for 3rd Party Payments

Jan 29 - Feb 11 60% Tuition Refund period; a "W" grade will appear on transcript

Students who drop a course during this time period can petition the bursar for a 60% tuition refund.

A grade of "W" will reflect on official transcripts for the dropped course.

Jan 30 Last day to change class status without petition to the dean

Changes to status include credit to no-credit, variable credit hours, and pass/fail; after this date a late add fee of $100 applies.

Feb 04 Tuition Payment Deadline, Distance Students

Tuition Payment Deadline for Distance Degree Students and Non-Degree Students

Feb 05 Tuition Payment Deadline, Main Campus Students

Tuition Payment Deadline for Main Campus Students

 

Feb 12 - Feb 25 40% Tuition Refund period; a "W" grade will appear on transcript

Students who drop after February 11 and before February 26 can petition for a 40% tuition refund.

A grade of "W" will reflect on official transcripts.

Feb 26 - Mar 20 Continuous Drop period, no tuition refund given

Students who drop their course after February 25th will not receive any tuition refund and a grade of W will appear on their official transcripts.

No Instructor Permission Required

Mar 04 Summer 2015 Registration Opens for Continuing Students (By Appointment)

Summer Courses available for enrollment to continuing students. Check MyCUInfo for your enrollment appointment

Mar 09 Summer 2015 Registration Opens for New and Readmitted Students

Summer Courses available for enrollment to New and Readmitted students.

Mar 20 Last Day to Drop a Course through MyCUInfo

No tuition refund will be given and a grade of "W" will appear on official transcripts.

Mar 21 - May 10 Dean Permission Required to Drop Course

Students who want to drop After March 20th will require permission from their Dean.

No tuition refund will be given and a grade of "W" will appear on official transcripts.

Mar 23 - Mar 27 Spring Break (Campus Closed 3/27/2015)

Spring Break All Week, Campus Closed Friday, March 27.

Mar 30 - Apr 26 Fall 2015 Registration Begins for Main Campus Continuing Students (By Appointment)

Continuing Students may register for fall 2015 courses as their enrollment appointment allows.

May 01 Last Day of Classes

Last day of regular classes

May 02 Reading Day

Reading Day

May 03 - May 07 Final Exams for Spring Courses

Final Exams Begin on Sunday, May 3rd at 4:30 pm

May 09 Commencement

Main Campus Commencement Ceremonies