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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.


Fall 2014 | Spring 2015

Fall 2014

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

Online Sessions

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

Session 1

August 18–October 12

August 13

Session 2

September 8–November 2

September 3

Session 3

September 29–November 23

September 24

Session 4

October 20–December 14

October 15

On-Site Sessions

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

Session 1

August 18–October 12

August 17

Session 2

October 20–December 14

October 19

Four-Week Sessions

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

Four-Week Sessions

Session Dates

S4W-1

August18–September 14

S4W-2

September 15–October 12

S4W-3

October 20–November 16

S4W-4

November 17–December 14

Consult the Undergraduate Schedule of Classes and your advisor for registration deadlines and other information related to non-standard sessions.

Golden ID Registration

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

  • Online Session 1: August 4, 2014
  • Online Session 2: August 25, 2014
  • Online Session 3: September 15, 2014
  • Online Session 4: October 6, 2014
  • On-Site Session 1: August 4, 2014
  • On-Site Session 2: October 6, 2014.

Golden ID benefits do not apply to specialty graduate programs.

Spring 2015

Online and walk-in registration open September 8, 2014.

Online Sessions

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

Session 1

January 12 - March 8

January 7

Session 2

February 2 - March 29

January 28

Session 3

February 23 - April 19

February 18

Session 4

March 16 - May 10

March 11

On-Site Sessions

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

Session 1

January 12 - March 8

January 11

Session 2

March 16 - May 10

March 15

Four-Week Sessions

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

Four-Week Sessions

Session Dates

S4W-1

January 12 - February 8

S4W-2

February 9 - March 8

S4W-3

March 16 - April 12

S4W-4

April 13 - May 10

Consult the Undergraduate Schedule of Classes and your advisor for registration deadlines and other information related to non-standard sessions.

Golden ID Registration

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

  • Online Session 1: December 29, 2014
  • Online Session 2: January 19, 2015
  • Online Session 3: February 9, 2015
  • Online Session 4: March 2, 2015
  • On-Site Session 1: December 29, 2014
  • On-Site Session 2: March 2, 2015

Golden ID benefits do not apply to specialty graduate programs.


Fall 2014 | Spring 2015

Fall 2014

Online Sessions

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

Session 1

August 22

September 22

Session 2

September 12

October 13

Session 3

October 3

November 3

Session 4

October 24

November 24

On-Site Sessions

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

On-Site Session 1

August 22

September 22

On-Site Session 2

October 24

November 24

Four-Week Sessions

Some one-credit courses are offered during special four-week sessions, which have different drop and withdrawal deadlines:

Four-Week Sessions

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

S4W-1

August 20

September 4

S4W-2

September 17

October 2

S4W-3

October 22

November 6

S4W-4

November 19

December 4

Withdrawal date does not apply to classes scheduled under this session with varying start and/or end dates. Please review frequently asked questions for more information.

Spring 2015

Online Sessions

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

Session 1

January 16

February 16

Session 2

February 6

March 9

Session 3

February 27

March 30

Session 4

March 20

April 20

On-Site Sessions

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

On-Site Session 1

January 16

February 16

On-Site Session 2

March 20

April 20

Four-Week Sessions

Some one-credit courses are offered during special four-week sessions, which have different drop and withdrawal deadlines:

Four-Week Sessions

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

S4W-1

January 14

January 29

S4W-2

February 11

February 26

S4W-3

March 18

April 2

S4W-4

April 15

April 30

Withdrawal date does not apply to classes scheduled under this session with varying start and/or end dates. Please review frequently asked questions for more information.


Fall 2014 | Spring 2015

Fall 2014

Type of Application

Deadline

Workplace Learning

May 1

Financial Aid

June 1

Reinstatement

July 15

Prior Learning

Two weeks before session start date

Diploma or Certificate

October 1

Change in Residency Classification

October 20

Tuition Refund (schedule adjustment)

See refund policy.

Exemption to the Non-Resident Tuition Fee

October 20
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.

Spring 2015

Type of Application

Deadline

Workplace Learning

September 1

Financial Aid

November 1

Reinstatement

November 15

Prior Learning

Two weeks before session start date

Diploma or Certificate

February 15

Change in Residency Classification

March 16

Tuition Refund (schedule adjustment)

See refund policy.

Exemption to the Non-Resident Tuition Fee

March 16

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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Apply Now

Or call 800-888-UMUC (8682) to speak directly with an advisor.

Register for Classes

We offer several ways to register. You can register online through MyUMUC, register in-person at certain sites during regular office hours (call site to confirm office hours), or register by mail or fax.

No-Cost Online Class

Try out online learning at UMUC at no cost with CAPL 101: Creating Your Learning Plan. This 1-credit class may apply to your degree as an elective. Learn more: Call 800-888-UMUC (8682) or e-mail undergrad.advisor@umuc.edu.

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