Undergraduate Academic Calendar
and Start Dates

UMUC offers multiple sessions every semester, so you can earn your degree whenever is most convenient for you. Undergraduate courses last eight weeks, which means you can complete your program faster and avoid overlapping courses.


Online and walk-in registration open September 12, 2016.

Undergraduate Online Session Dates

 

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

Undergraduate Online Session 1

January 9–March 5

January 4

Undergraduate Online Session 2

January 30–March 26

January 25

Undergraduate Online Session 3

February 20–April 16

February 15

Undergraduate Online Session 4

March 13–May 7

March 8

Undergraduate On-Site Session Dates

 

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

Undergraduate On-Site Session 1

January 9–March 5

January 8

Undergraduate On-Site Session 2

March 13–May 7

March 12

Undergraduate Four-Week Session Dates

Some one-credit courses are offered during special four-week sessions, which follow a different schedule than the standard sessions.

 

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

S4W-1

January 9–February 5

January 4

S4W-2

February 6–March 5

February 1

S4W-3

March 13–April 9

March 8

S4W-4

April 10–May 7

April 5

Drop/Withdrawal Dates

 

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

Undergraduate Online Session 1

January 13

February 13

Undergraduate Online Session 2

February 3

March 6

Undergraduate Online Session 3

February 24

March 27

Undergraduate Online Session 4

March 17

April 17

Undergraduate On-Site Session 1

January 13

February 13

Undergraduate On-Site Session 2

March 17

April 17

S4W-1

January 11

January 26

S4W-2

February 8

February 23

S4W-3

March 15

March 30

S4W-4

April 12

April 27

Golden ID Registration

 

Golden ID Registration Begins

Undergraduate Online Session 1

December 26

Undergraduate Online Session 2

January 16

Undergraduate Online Session 3

February 6

Undergraduate Online Session 4

February 27

Undergraduate On-Site Session 1

December 26

Undergraduate On-Site Session 2

February 27

Note: Golden ID benefits do not apply to specialty graduate programs.

Other Deadlines

Type of Application

Deadline

Workplace Learning

November 15, 2016

Financial Aid

November 1, 2016

Reinstatement

Contract reinstatements@umuc.edu for deadline

Prior Learning

Two weeks before session start date

Diploma or Certificate

February 15, 2017

Change in Residency Classification

March 12, 2017

Tuition Refund (schedule adjustment)

See refund policy.

Exemption to the Non-Resident Tuition Fee

March 12, 2017

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.


Online and walk-in registration open May 1, 2016.

Undergraduate Online Session Dates

 

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

Undergraduate Online Session 1

August 22–October 16

August 17

Undergraduate Online Session 2

September 12–November 6

September 7

Undergraduate Online Session 3

October 3–November 27

September 28

Undergraduate Online Session 4

October 24–December 18

October 19

Undergraduate On-Site Session Dates

 

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

Undergraduate On-Site Session 1

August 22–October 16

August 21

Undergraduate On-Site Session 2

October 24–December 18

October 23

Undergraduate Four-Week Session Dates

Some one-credit courses are offered during special four-week sessions, which follow a different schedule than the standard sessions.

 

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

S4W-1

August 22–September 18

August 17

S4W-2

September 19–October 16

September 14

S4W-3

October 24–November 20

October 19

S4W-4

November 21–December 18

November 16

Drop/Withdrawal Dates

 

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

Undergraduate Online Session 1

August 26

September 26

Undergraduate Online Session 2

September 16

October 17

Undergraduate Online Session 3

October 7

November 7

Undergraduate Online Session 4

October 28

November 28

Undergraduate On-Site Session 1

August 26

September 26

Undergraduate On-Site Session 2

October 28

November 28

S4W-1

August 24

September 8

S4W-2

September 21

October 6

S4W-3

October 26

November 10

S4W-4

November 23

December 8

Golden ID Registration

 

Golden ID Registration Begins

Undergraduate Online Session 1

August 8, 2016

Undergraduate Online Session 2

August 29, 2016

Undergraduate Online Session 3

September 19, 2016

Undergraduate Online Session 4

October 10, 2016

Undergraduate On-Site Session 1

August 8, 2016

Undergraduate On-Site Session 2

October 10, 2016

Note: Golden ID benefits do not apply to specialty graduate programs.

Other Deadlines

Type of Application

Deadline

Workplace Learning

June 15, 2016

Financial Aid

June 1, 2016

Reinstatement

July 15, 2016

Prior Learning

Two weeks before session start date

Diploma or Certificate

Undergraduate, Graduate, and MBA: October 15, 2016

Change in Residency Classification

October 23, 2016

Tuition Refund (schedule adjustment)

See refund policy.

Exemption to the Non-Resident Tuition Fee

October 23, 2016

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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