Fall 2019

Classes Begin: September 3, 2019
Mid-Semester: October 21, 2019
Special Class Days:
Thursday classes will be held on Tuesday, November 26, 2019
Friday classes will be held on Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Holidays: November 28, 2019
Semester Break: November 28 - December 1, 2019
Last Day of Class: December 11, 2019
Study Day: December 12, 2019
Finals: December 13-18, 2019
Commencement: Sunday, December 15, 2019
Grades Due: 8:00 am Friday, December 27, 2019
Final Fall bill paid in full to avoid cancellation of Spring classes January 10, 2020

Do you live in the residence halls? View the opening and closing dates.

Registration (Fall) expanding section

Class Timetable Available: March 1, 2019

Change major or add a minor before registration starts: March 15, 2019

Fall Registration Appointment:

     Graduates/Undergraduates on WINGSappointments start April 15, 2019

     New Fall 2019 first year students: June 2019
     Special/Non-Degree Students: July 2019

Textbook Rental Opens: August 20, 2019

Registration cancellation deadline -  July 1, 2019

Students will be dropped from their Fall courses prior to the start of the semester if Spring charges are not paid in full by May 29, 2019. This includes any fees/charges added at the end of the term by Textbook Rental, the Health Center, Parking Services, etc.

Students may apply for a Bridge Loan to cover charges owed until financial aid or other financing is available. Bridge Loans are available up to $250. Please contact the Financial Aid Office, 215 Graff Main Hall, for more information.

Drop/add calendar (Fall) expanding section

After each of the add/drop without permission periods end, you need a signed Change of Schedule (Drop/Add) form to add or drop. Forms must be returned to Records and Registration, 117 Graff Main Hall.

Drop dates on this calendar DO NOT MATCH the tuition refund dates. See the Cashier's Office for information regarding payment and refund deadlines.

Thinking about repeating a course? See the Course Repeat Policy.

Fall 2019

  Full Semester Course 1st Half Semester Course 2nd Half Semester Course
Add without permission ends September 9 September 5 October 24
Add with instructor permission ends September 16 September 9 October 28

Last day to drop a class without a W* (& without permission)

September 16 September 9 October 28
Last day to drop a class with a W*  October 28 September 30 November 18

*What is a 'W'?

Other dates: Drop/Add dates for other class formats/lengths can be found in WINGS, or by contacting Records and Registration. Examples of these "other" courses may include ESS courses that are only one weekend long, or courses that are shorter than the traditional 7-week half-semester course. How to find other Drop/Add dates

Financial aid disbursement/tuition refunds (Fall) expanding section

Financial Aid Disbursement: September 3, 2019

More information on financial aid

Tuition Refund Dates for Fall

  Full Semester Course 1st Half Semester Course 2nd Half Semester Course
Last day for 100% refund September 16 September 9 October 28
Last day for 50% refund September 30 September 16 November 4

See Cashier's office for complete tuition refund schedules, and more information on tuition refunds and billing

Winter 2020

Classes Begin: January 6, 2020
Mid-Semester: N/A
Special Class Days:
N/A
Holidays: January 20, 2020
Semester Break: N/A
Last Day of Class: January 24, 2020
Study Day: N/A
Finals: January 24, 2020
Commencement: N/A
Grades Due: 8 a.m. Friday, January 31, 2020
REGISTRATION (Winter) expanding section

Class Timetable Available: October 1, 2019

Change major or add a minor before registration starts: November 7, 2019

Winter Registration Appointments:

     Graduates/Undergraduates on WINGS: appointments start November 7, 2019

   Special/Non-Degree Students: November 11, 2019

Textbook Rental Opens: December 13, 2019

DROP/ADD CALENDAR (Winter) expanding section

After each of the add/drop without permission periods end, you need a signed Change of Schedule (Drop/Add) form to add or drop. Forms must be returned to Records and Registration, 117 Graff Main Hall.

Drop dates on this calendar DO NOT MATCH the tuition refund dates. See the Cashier's Office for information regarding payment and refund deadlines.

Thinking about repeating a course? See the Course Repeat Policy.

Winter 2020

  Winter Intersession
Add without permission ends January 7
Add with instructor permission ends  January 9
Last day to drop a class without a W* (& without permission)  January 9
Last day to drop a class with a W* January 15

*What is a 'W'?

Other dates: Drop/Add dates for other class formats/lengths can be found in your schedule in WINGS, or by contacting Records and Registration. Examples of these "other" courses may include ESS courses that are only one weekend long. How to find other Drop/Add dates in WINGS

FINANCIAL AID DISBURSEMENT/TUITION REFUNDS (Winter) expanding section

Financial Aid disbursementMore information on financial aid

Tuition Refund Dates for Winter Intersession

    Last day for 100% refund: January 10, 2020

    Last day for 25% refund: January 17, 2020

See Cashier's office for complete tuition refund schedules and more information on tuition refunds and billing

Spring 2020

Classes Begin: January 27, 2020
Mid-Semester: March 13, 2020
Special Class Days: N/A
Holidays: N/A
Semester Break: March 14-22, 2020
Last Day of Class: May 8, 2020
Study Day: N/A
Finals: May 11-15, 2020
Commencement: May 16, 2020
Grades Due: 8:00 am Friday, May 22, 2020

Do you live in the residence halls? View the opening and closing dates.

REGISTRATION (Spring) expanding section

Class Timetable available: October 1, 2019

Change major or add a minor before registration starts: October 21, 2019

Spring registration appointment:

     Graduates/undergraduates on WINGS: appointments start November 11, 2019

     New Spring 2020 first year students: December 6, 2019
     Special/Non-degree students: December 9, 2019

Textbook Rental Opens: January 13, 2020

Registration cancellation deadline - January 10, 2020

Students will be dropped from their Spring courses prior to the start of the semester if Fall charges are not paid in full by January 10, 2020. This includes any fees/charges added at the end of the term by Textbook Rental, the Health Center, Parking Services, etc.

Students may apply for a Bridge Loan to cover charges owed until financial aid or other financing is available. Bridge Loans are available up to $250. Please contact the Financial Aid Office, 215 Graff Main Hall, for more information.

DROP/ADD CALENDAR (Spring) expanding section

After each of the add/drop without permission periods end, you need a signed Change of Schedule (Drop/Add) form to add or drop. Forms must be returned to Records and Registration, 117 Graff Main Hall.

Drop dates on this calendar DO NOT MATCH the tuition refund dates. See the Cashier's Office for information regarding payment and refund deadlines.

Thinking about repeating a course? See the Course Repeat Policy.

Spring 2020

  Full Semester Course 1st Half Semester Course 2nd Half Semester Course

Add without permission ends

 

January 31

January 29

March 25

Add with instructor permission ends February 7 January 31 March 27
Last day to drop a class without a W*  (& without permission) February 7 January 31 March 27
Last day to drop a class with a W* March 27 February 21 April 17

*What is a 'W'? 

Other dates: Drop/Add dates for other class formats/lengths can be found in WINGS, or by contacting Records and Registration. Examples of these "other" courses may include ESS courses that are only one weekend long, or courses that are shorter than the traditional 7-week half-semester course. How to find other Drop/Add dates

FINANCIAL AID DISBURSEMENT/TUITION REFUNDS (Spring) expanding section

Financial Aid disbursement: January 27, 2020

More information on financial aid

Tuition refund dates for Spring

  Full semester course 1st half semester course 2nd half semester course
Last day for 100% refund February 7 January 31 March 27
Last day for 50% refund February 21 February 7 April 3

See Cashier's office for complete tuition refund schedules and more information on tuition and billing.

Summer 2020

Classes Begin: Summer I: May 26, 2020
Summer II: June 22, 2020
Summer III: July 20, 2020
Mid-Semester: N/A
Special Class Days: N/A
Holidays: May 25, 2020 (Memorial Day)
July 4, 2020
Semester Break: N/A
Last Day of Class: Summer I: June 19, 2020
Summer II: July 17, 2020
Summer III: August 14, 2020
Study Day: N/A
Finals: Summer I: June 19, 2020
Summer II: July 17, 2020
Summer III: August 14, 2020
Commencement: N/A
Grades Due: 8:00am Wednesday, August 19, 2020
REGISTRATION (Summer) expanding section

Class Timetable Available: February 1, 2020

Change major or add a minor before registration starts: 

Summer Registration Appointment:

     Graduates/Undergraduates on WINGS: appointments start April 6, 2020

     Special/Non-Degree Students: April 13, 2020

Textbook Rental Opens: May 12, 2020

DROP/ADD CALENDAR (Summer) expanding section

After each of the add/drop without permission periods end, you need a signed Change of Schedule (Drop/Add) form to add or drop. Forms must be returned to Records and Registration, 117 Graff Main Hall.

Drop dates on this calendar DO NOT MATCH the tuition refund dates. See the Cashier's Office for information regarding payment and refund deadlines.

Thinking about repeating a course? See the Course Repeat Policy.

Summer 2020

  Summer I Summer II Summer III Full 12 weeks
Add without permission ends May 27** June 23** July 21** June 1**
Add with instructor permission ends  May 29** June 25** July 23** June 5**
Last day to drop a class without a W* (& without permission) May 29** June 25** July 23** June 5**
Last day to drop a class with a W* June 8** July 6** Aug 3** July 10**

*What is a 'W'?

**Date applies to this session only. Drop/Add dates for other class formats/lengths can be found in your schedule in WINGS, or by contacting Records and Registration.  How to find other Drop/Add dates in WINGS

FINANCIAL AID DISBURSEMENT/TUITION REFUNDS (Summer) expanding section

Financial Aid Disbursement: May 26, 2020
More information on financial aid

Tuition Refund Dates for Summer

See Cashier's office for complete tuition refund schedules and more information on tuition refunds and billing.

 
WITHDRAWAL FROM UWL (Summer) expanding section

Last day to withdraw from UWL: Prorated by class dates for anything shorter than the full term. Withdrawal from full term summer is July 24, 2020.

More information on withdrawal from the university

Courses must be dropped on or before the deadline to drop a course. These academic deadlines are not to be confused with refund deadlines which are separate and are done by the Cashier's office. 

The deadlines to drop regular full term, 7-week semester, 3-week winter, and 4-week summer courses are listed above. The deadlines can also be found on your WINGS Student Center. The deadlines for uniquely dated courses are only found on your WINGS Student Center.

The Provost office lists the official academic calendars. The next two academic years are available for review.