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Calendars

Semester Academic Calendar

*Courses that do not meet the entire semester have their own add/drop/withdrawal and grade replacement deadlines. Please see "Your Course Drop/Withdrawal Deadlines" on the Student tab in URSA or see the Special Term/Short Course Deadline report.

Registration Opens (See Schedule)

Mon, Nov 6, 2017

Fri, Dec 22, 2017

Classes begin

Mon, Jan 8

Add Deadline  for full semester courses*

Fri, Jan 12

Martin Luther King Day (University Closed)

Mon, Jan 15

Drop Deadlinefor full semester courses*

Mon, Jan 22

Grade Replacement Application Deadline for full semester courses*

Mon, Jan 22

Individual Course Withdrawal Deadline for full semester courses*

Mon, Mar 5

Spring Break (No Classes)

Sat-Sun, Mar 10-18

Final Exam Week

Mon-Fri, Apr 30 - May 4

Final Grade Deadline (5:00 pm)

Wed, May 9

Transcripts available with Spring 18 grades

Mon, May 14

Transcripts available with Spring 18 degrees

Mon, Jun 11

* Courses, that do not meet for one of the terms below, have their own add/drop/withdrawal  or grade replacement deadlines. Please see "Your Course Drop/Withdrawal Deadlines" on the Student tab in URSA or see the Special Term/Short Course Deadline report.

  • Registration Opens: Monday, April 2, 2018
  • Residency Petition Deadline: Monday, April 30, 2018
  • Transcripts with Summer Grades: Monday, August 13, 2018
  • Transcripts with Summer 18 Degrees: Monday, August 27, 2018

12-week Session (AL)

Classes begin

Mon, May 14

Fri, May 18
Thur, May 24

Grade Replacement Applicationdeadline

Thur, May 24

Memorial Day Holiday (University Closed)

Mon, May 28

July 4th Holiday (University Closed)

Wed, Jul 4

12-week session ends

Fri, Aug 3

Final Grade Deadline(5:00 pm)

Wed, Aug 8

 1st 6-week Session (AF)

Classes begin

Mon, May 14

Wed, May 16

Fri, May 18

Grade Replacement Application deadline

Fri, May 18

Memorial Day Holiday (University Closed)

Mon, May 28

1st 6-week session ends

Fri, Jun 22

Final Grade Deadline (5:00 pm)

Wed, Aug, 8

 2nd 6-week Session (GF)

Classes begin

Mon, Jun 25

Wed, Jun 27

Fri, Jun 29

Grade Replacement Application deadline

Fri, Jun 29

July 4th Holiday (University Closed)

Wed, Jul 4

2nd 6-week session ends

Fri, Aug 3

Final Grade Deadline (5:00 pm)

Wed, Aug 8

8-week Session (DH)

Classes begin

Mon, Jun 4

Thur, Jun 7

Mon, Jun 11

Grade Replacement Application deadline

Mon, Jun 11

July 4th Holiday (University Closed)

Wed, Jul 4

8-week session ends

Fri, July 27

Final Grade Deadline (5:00 pm)

Wed, Aug 8

*Course that do not meet the entire semester have their own add/drop/withdrawal and grade replacement deadlines. Please see "Your Course Drop/Withdrawal Deadlines" on the Student tab in URSA or see the Special Term/Short Course Deadline report.

Registration Opens (See Schedule)

Mon, Apr 2

Classes begin

Mon, Aug 20

Add deadline  for full-semester courses*

Fri, Aug 24

Drop deadline for full-semester courses*

Fri, Aug 31

Grade Replacement Application Deadline for full semester courses*

Fri, Aug 31

Labor Day Holiday (University closed)

Mon, Sept 3

Individual Course Withdrawal deadline for full semester courses*

Thur, Oct 11
Tues, Nov 13

Thanksgiving Holiday (No classes)

Wed-Sun, Nov 21-Nov 25

Final Exam Week

Mon-Fri, Dec 3-7

Final Grade Deadline (5:00 pm)

Wed, Dec 12

Transcripts available with Fall 18 grades

Mon, Dec 17

Transcripts available with Fall 18 degrees

Tues, Jan 22, 2019

 **The complete schedule withdrawal deadline applies if you are withdrawing from all of your courses (even if you are only registered for one).

Registration Opens (See Schedule)

Mon, Oct 1

Interim Classes begin

Mon, Dec 10

Tues, Dec 11

Wed, Dec 12

 Grade Replacement Applicationdeadline

Wed, Dec 12

Mon, Dec 31

Interim Courses end

Fri, Jan 4, 2019

Final Grade Deadline (5:00 pm)

Wed, Jan 9, 2019 

Transcripts available with Interim 18-19 grades

Mon, Jan 14, 2019

*Courses that do not meet the entire semester have their own add/drop/withdrawal and grade replacement deadlines. Please see "Your Course Drop/Withdrawal Deadlines" on the Student tab in URSA or see the Special Term/Short Course Deadline report.

Registration Opens (See Schedule)

Mon, Nov 5, 2018

Mon, Dec 24, 2017

Classes begin

Mon, Jan 7

Add Deadline for full semester courses*

Fri, Jan 11

Drop deadline for full-semester courses*

Fri, Jan 18

Grade Replacement Application deadline for full semester courses*

Fri, Jan 18

Martin Luther King Day (University Closed)

Mon, Jan 21

Individual Course Withdrawal deadline for full semester courses*

Fri, Mar 1

Spring Break (No Classes)

Sat-Sun, Mar 9-17

Fri, Apr 12

Final Exam Week

Mon-Fri, Apr 29 - May 3

Final Grade Deadline (5:00 pm)

Wed, May 8

Transcripts available with Spring 19 grades

Mon, May 13

Transcripts available with Spring 19 degrees

Mon, Jun 10


Additional Calendars

Three (3) Year Academic Calendar

The Three (3) Year calendar provides important academic dates for the current academic year and the next three academic periods.

Three (3) Year Academic Calendar

Special Term/Short Course

Special Term courses either start earlier or end later than traditional semester courses. Short courses are courses that do not meet for the entire semester. These courses have different add, drop and withdrawal deadlines and it is the responsibility of you, as the student, to be aware of these deadlines.

To run a report of all Special Term and Short Courses, click on the link below and select the desired term.

Special Term/Short Course Calendar

Registration Schedule

For the Fall and Spring semesters, current students will register according to earned credit hours. Earned credit hours do not include any courses for which you are currently registered and have not yet received a grade. 

Registration Schedule

Final Exam Schedule

The Final Exam schedule helps students determine the day and time of their final exam for a specific semester. The final exam period will be determined by the first class meeting time for the week.

FInal Exam Schedule

University Events

The University Events calendar provides important information on upcoming University wide events.

The University Event calendar can be filtered by category or keywords.

UNC Calendar