January 2019

Greetings and Salutations for 2019!  I hope you all had a very blessed and peaceful break for Christmas and New Year!  In just a short time, the spring semester will begin!  The campus is so quiet without your students and we are looking forward to their return here at their home away from home. 

Important dates for the spring semester:

Spring semester move in begins:  January 7th, 2019

Spring semester first day of class:  January 9th, 2019

Last day to add classes or drop classes at 100% refund:  January 15th, 2019

Martin Luther King Day:  No classes, offices closed – January 21, 2019

Last day to withdraw from classes with a “W”- February 20th, 2019

Course Registration for Fall & Summer semesters begins on March 6th, 2019

Spring break – March 11th thru 15th, 2019; Offices closed on March 11th, 2019

April 9th, 2019 – final day to withdraw from classes with either a WP or WF

Easter break – April 17th thru 24th, 2019

Final Exams – May 3rd thru May 9th, 2019

Spring Graduation – May 11th, 2019


Do you have questions about your student's Financial aid package?  Here is a link where you can access additional information.  Your student can also check their account through WebbConnect.  Please feel free to call or email the Financial Planning office if you have further concerns.

Does your student need assistance adding a class, finalizing their Spring schedule, or have questions about their major or major options?  Please encourage your student to contact their academic advisor (information is found via WebbConnect) or contact the Academic Advising Center at 704-406-4563.

If you have set up a tuition payment plan with the Student Accounts office, your payment due dates for the spring semester are as follows:  January 31, February 28th, March 31st, and April 30th.   

There are many campus resources available to your student.  If your student had any difficulty in the fall semester, I recommend that he/she reach out early for assistance in making the spring semester successful.  If your student is not sure of what is available, please refer them to me so I can help.  Your student’s success is utmost of importance in my role here at GWU.

Please remember we are always available to you regarding questions or concerns about your student.  I, along with all of Gardner-Webb, send you our prayers for blessings for a Happy New Year!

Edwina Rozelle, M.S.
Director of Persistence & Success Coach