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Graduate Academic Calendar and Start Dates

UMUC offers a variety of start dates every semester, so you can learn at your own pace, on your own schedule.


Spring 2014
| Summer 2014 | Fall 2014

Spring 2014

Online and walk-in registration opened September 9, 2013, unless otherwise noted.

Session

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

Online Session 1

January 21–April 13, 2014
(only first courses in select programs offered)

January 16, 2014

Online Session 2

February 3–April 27, 2014
(standard session)

January 29, 2014

On-Site Standard Session

February 3–April 27, 2014
(selected courses in certain programs offered)

February 2, 2014

Online Session 3

February 17–May 11, 2014

February 12, 2014

CIO Certificate

January 2–March 11, 2014
April 2–June 10, 2014*

January 2, 2014
April 2, 2014

Doctoral Program

January 13–April 14, 2014

January 8, 2014

MBA Sessions

Session

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

MBA

January 2–March 11, 2014
April 2–June 10, 2014*

December 28, 2013
March 28, 2014

MBA hybrid sections

January 2–March 11, 2014
April 2–June 10, 2014*

January 1, 2014
April 1, 2014

One-Year MBA Session 1

January 13–February 16, 2014

January 13, 2014

One-Year MBA Session 2

February 24–March 30, 2014

January 13, 2014

One-Year MBA Practicum

February 24–May 11, 2014

January 13, 2014

One-Year MBA Session 3

April 7–May 11, 2014

January 13, 2014

*Registration opened December 10, 2013.

Special Course Sessions

The following courses follow unique schedules: COMM 600, DMGT 600, UCSP 615, UCSP 615A, UCSP 620, UCSP 621, UCSP 630, and UCSP 815. Please contact your advisor for more information about these courses, including registration deadlines.

Golden ID Registration

Registration for Golden ID students is open on the following dates:

  • Online Session 1: January 7–16, 2014
  • Online Session 2: January 20–29, 2014
  • On-Site Standard Session: January 20–February 2, 2014
  • Online Session 3: February 3–12, 2014
Golden ID benefits do not apply to Master of Business Administration, Executive Program, or doctoral courses.

Summer 2014

Online and walk-in registration open February 10, 2014.

Session

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

Online Session 1

May 19–August 10, 2014
(only first courses in select programs offered)

May 14, 2014

On-Site Standard

May 19–August 10, 2014

May 18, 2014

CIO Certificate

July 2–September 9, 2014

June 27, 2014

Doctoral Program

May 12–August 11, 2014

May 7, 2014

MBA Sessions

Session

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

MBA

July 2–September 9, 2014

June 27, 2014

MBA hybrid sections

July 2–September 9, 2014

July 1, 2014

One-Year MBA Session 1

May 26–June 29, 2014

May 21, 2014

One-Year MBA Practicum

May 26–August 10, 2014

May 21, 2014

One-Year MBA Session 2

July 7–August 10, 2014

May 21, 2014

Special Course Sessions

The following courses follow unique schedules: COMM 600, DMGT 600, UCSP 615, UCSP 615A, UCSP 620, UCSP 621, UCSP 630, and UCSP 815. Please contact your advisor for more information about these courses, including registration deadlines.

Golden ID Registration

Registration for Golden ID students is open on the following dates:

  • Online Session 1: May 5–14, 2014
  • On-Site Standard Session: May 5–18, 2014
Golden ID benefits do not apply to Master of Business Administration, Executive Program, or doctoral courses.

Fall 2014

Online and walk-in registration open May 1, 2014.

Session

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

Online Session 1

August 25–November 16, 2014

August 20, 2014

Online Session 2

September 8–November 30, 2014

September 3, 2014

On-Site Standard
September 8–November 30, 2014
September 7, 2014

Online Session 3

September 22–December 14, 2014

September 17, 2014

CIO Certificate

October 8–December 16, 2014

October 3, 2014

Doctoral Program

September 8–December 8, 2014

September 3, 2014

MBA Sessions

Session

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

MBA

October 8–December 16, 2014

October 3, 2014

MBA hybrid sections

October 8–December 16, 2014

October 7, 2014

One-Year MBA Session 1

August 18–September 21, 2014

August 13, 2014

One-Year MBA Session 2

September 29–November 2, 2014

September 24, 2014

One-Year MBA Practicum

September 29–December 14, 2014

September 24, 2014

One-Year MBA Session 3

November 10–December 14, 2014

November 5, 2014

Special Course Sessions

The following courses follow unique schedules: COMM 600, DMGT 600, UCSP 615, UCSP 615A, UCSP 620, UCSP 621, UCSP 630, and UCSP 815. Please contact your advisor for more information about these courses, including registration deadlines.

Golden ID Registration

Registration for Golden ID students is open on the following dates:

  • Online Session 1: August 11, 2014
  • Online Session 2: August 25, 2014
  • On-Site Standard Session: August 25, 2014
  • Online Session 3: September 8, 2014
Golden ID benefits do not apply to Master of Business Administration, Executive Program, or doctoral courses.


Spring 2014
| Summer 2014 | Fall 2014

Spring 2014

Session

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

Online Session 1

January 27, 2014

March 15, 2014

Online Session 2

February 9, 2014

March 28, 2014

On-Site Standard Session

February 9, 2014

March 28, 2014

Online Session 3

February 23, 2014

April 11, 2014

CIO Certificate

January 7, 2014
April 7, 2014

February 15, 2014
May 16, 2014

Doctoral Program

January 20, 2014

March 13, 2014

MBA Sessions

Session

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

MBA

January 7, 2014
April 7, 2014

February 15, 2014
May 16, 2014

MBA hybrid sections

January 7, 2014
April 7, 2014

February 15, 2014
May 16, 2014

One-Year MBA Session 1

January 15, 2014

February 4, 2014

One-Year MBA Session 2

February 26, 2014

March 18, 2014

One-Year MBA Practicum

March 1, 2014

April 14, 2014

One-Year MBA Session 3

April 9, 2014

April 29, 2014

Special Course Drop/Withdrawal Deadlines

The following courses have unique drop/withdrawal deadlines: COMM 600, DMGT 600, UCSP 615, UCSP 615A, UCSP 620, UCSP 621, UCSP 630, and UCSP 815. Please note that in fall 2013, UCSP 615 replaced UCSP 611; UCSP 615A replaced 611A; and UCSP 815 replaced UCSP 611D. Please contact your advisor for more information, including drop and withdrawal deadlines.

Summer 2014

Session

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

Online Session 1

May 25, 2014

July 11, 2014

On-Site Standard Session

May 25, 2014

July 11, 2014

CIO Certificate

July 7, 2014

August 15, 2014

Doctoral Program

May 19, 2014

July 14, 2014

MBA Sessions

Session

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

MBA

July 7, 2014

August 15, 2014

MBA hybrid sections

July 7, 2014

August 15, 2014

One-Year MBA Session 1

May 28, 2014

June 17, 2014

One-Year MBA Session 2

July 9, 2014

July 29, 2014

One-Year MBA Practicum

May 31, 2014

July 14, 2014

Special Course Drop/Withdrawal Deadlines

The following courses have unique drop/withdrawal deadlines: COMM 600, DMGT 600, UCSP 615, UCSP 615A, UCSP 620, UCSP 621, UCSP 630, and UCSP 815. Please note that UCSP 615 replaced UCSP 611; UCSP 615A replaced 611A; and UCSP 815 replaced UCSP 611D.

Fall 2014

Session

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

Online Session 1

August 31, 2014

October 17, 2014

Online Session 2

September 14, 2014

October 31, 2014

On-Site Standard Session

September 14, 2014

October 31, 2014

Graduate - Online Session 3

September 28, 2014

November 14, 2014

CIO Certificate

October 13, 2014

November 21, 2014

Doctoral Program

September 15, 2014

November 6, 2014

MBA Sessions

Session

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

MBA

October 13, 2014

November 21, 2014

MBA hybrid sections

October 13, 2014

November 21, 2014

One-Year MBA Session 1

August 20, 2014

September 9, 2014

One-Year MBA Session 2

October 1, 2014

October 21, 2014

One-Year MBA Practicum

October 4, 2014

November 17, 2014

One-Year MBA Session 3

November 12, 2014

December 2, 2014

Special Course Drop/Withdrawal Deadlines

The following courses have unique drop/withdrawal deadlines: COMM 600, DMGT 600, UCSP 615, UCSP 615A, UCSP 620, UCSP 621, UCSP 630, and UCSP 815. Please note that UCSP 615 replaced UCSP 611; UCSP 615A replaced 611A; and UCSP 815 replaced UCSP 611D.


Spring 2014
| Summer 2014 | Fall 2014

Spring 2014

Type of Application

Deadline

Workplace Learning

September 1, 2013

Financial Aid

November 1, 2013

Reinstatement

November 15, 2013

Prior Learning

Two weeks before session start date

Diploma or Certificate

February 15, 2014

Change in Residency Classification

March 17, 2014

Tuition Refund

See refund policy.

Exemption to the Non-Resident Tuition Fee

March 17, 2014
See Residency Determination for Tuition Purposes for more information.

Change to Grading Option (from regular grade to pass/fail, from pass/fail to regular grade, from credit to audit, or from audit to either regular grade or pass/fail):

One week from the first day of class for eight-week classes and two weeks from the first day of class for classes that are longer than eight weeks.

Summer 2014

Type of Application

Deadline

Workplace Learning

February 1, 2014

Financial Aid

April 1, 2014

Reinstatement

April 15, 2014

Prior Learning

Two weeks before session start date

Diploma or Certificate

June 15, 2014

Change in Residency Classification

June 16, 2014

Tuition Refund (schedule adjustment)

See refund policy.

Exemption to the Non-Resident Tuition Fee

June 16, 2014
See Residency Determination for Tuition Purposes for more information.

Change to Grading Option (from regular grade to pass/fail, from pass/fail to regular grade, from credit to audit, or from audit to either regular grade or pass/fail):

One week from the first day of class for eight-week classes and two weeks from the first day of class for classes that are longer than eight weeks.

Fall 2014

Type of Application

Deadline

Workplace Learning

May 1, 2014

Financial Aid

June 1, 2014

Reinstatement

July 15, 2014

Prior Learning

Two weeks before session start date

Diploma or Certificate

October 1, 2014

Change in Residency Classification

October 20, 2014

Tuition Refund (schedule adjustment)

See refund policy.

Exemption to the Non-Resident Tuition Fee

See Residency Determination for Tuition Purposes for more information.

Change to Grading Option (from regular grade to pass/fail, from pass/fail to regular grade, from credit to audit, or from audit to either regular grade or pass/fail):

One week from the first day of class for eight-week classes and two weeks from the first day of class for classes that are longer than eight weeks.


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