Calendars

Semester Academic Calendar

*Courses that do not meet the entire semester have their own add/drop/withdrawal 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 3

Classes begin

Mon, Aug 21

Add deadline for full-semester courses*

Fri, Aug 25

Drop deadline for full-semester courses*

Fri, Sept 1

Grade Replacement Application deadline

Fri, Sept 1

Labor Day Holiday (University closed)

Mon, Sept 4
Thur, Oct 12
Tues, Nov 14

Thanksgiving Holiday (No classes)

Wed-Sun, Nov 22-Nov 26

FInal Exam Week

Mon-Fri, Dec 4-8

Final Grade Deadline (5:00 pm)

Wed, Dec 13

Transcripts available with Fall 17 grades

Mon, Dec 18

Transcripts available with Fall 17 degrees

Tues, Jan 16, 2018

**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

Mon, Oct 2

Residency Petition Deadline

Mon, Nov 27

Classes begin

Mon, Dec 11

Add Deadline

Tues, Dec 12

Drop Deadline

Wed, Dec 13

Grade Replacement Application Deadline

Wed, Dec 13

Individual Course Withdrawal Deadline

Fri, Dec 22

Complete Withdrawal**

Tues, Jan 2, 2018

Interim session ends

Fri, Jan 5, 2018

FInal Grade Deadline (5:00 pm)

Wed, Jan 10, 2018

 

*Courses that do not meet the entire semester have their own add/drop/withdrawal 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

Residency Petition Deadline

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 Deadline for full semester courses*

Mon, Jan 22

Grade Replacement Application Deadline

Mon, Jan 22

Individual Course Withdrawal Deadline*

Mon, Mar 5

Spring Break (No Classes)

Sat-Sun, Mar 10-18

Complete Withdrawal Deadline*

Fri, Apr 13

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 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

Add Deadline*

Fri, May 18

Drop Deadline*

Thur, May 24

Grade Replacement Application Deadline

Thur, May 24

Memorial Day Holiday (University Closed)

Mon, May 28

Withdrawal Deadline*

See Special Term-Short Course Calendar

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

Add Deadline*

Wed, May 16

Drop Deadline*

Fri, May 18

Grade Replacement Application Deadline

Fri, May 18

Memorial Day Holiday (University Closed)

Mon, May 28

Withdrawal Deadline*

See Special Term-Short Course Calendar

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

Add Deadline*

Wed, Jun 27

Drop Deadline*

Fri, Jun 29

Grade Replacement Application Deadline

Fri, Jun 29

July 4th Holiday (University Closed)

Wed, Jul 4

Withdrawal Deadline*

See Special Term-Short Course Calendar

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

Add Deadline*

Thur, Jun 7

Drop Deadline*

Mon, Jun 11

Grade Replacement Application Deadline

Mon, Jun 11

July 4th Holiday (University Closed)

Wed, Jul 4

Withdrawal Deadline*

See Special Term-Short Course Calendar

8-week session ends

Fri, July 27

Final Grade Deadline (5:00 pm)

Wed, Aug 8

 


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