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Barksdale Air Force Base

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Effective on October 10, 2017, all new base pass applicants must present a Real ID compliant form of identification to receive a base pass.  Passports are acceptable forms of ID as well as state driver's license which meet the standards of the Real ID Act of 2005.

Admission criteria requires all new students to present a high school and any college transcripts prior to being admitted to the university.

Application fees are now waived for all active duty military, veterans, retirees, guard, and reserve members.

All registration forms must have the signature of an advisor

Plan early to meet with an advisor to discuss your plan of study


Jun 16: Last day to apply for Summer graduation

Aug 1: Early registration for Fall Quarter 2017 (continuing, active duty, and DoD students)

Aug 11: Last day of classes for Summer Quarter

Aug 15: Civilian Registration Day at Tech's Shreveport Center, 8028 Shreve Park Drive

Aug 17: Summer Commencement at 10 a.m., Thomas Assembly Center, Ruston, LA

Aug 30: Last day for military tuition assistance approval for Fall Quarter

Sep 7: Classes begin for Fall Quarter

Sep 11: Registration for Fall Quarter ends

Sep 22: Last day to apply for Fall graduation

Oct 27: Last day to drop individual courses in Fall Quarter without receiving "F" grades

Oct 30: Early registration for Winter Quarter 2017-2018

Nov 16: Last day of classes for Fall Quarter

Nov 18: Fall Commencement at 10 a.m., Thomas Assembly Center, Ruston

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