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.

Undergraduate Online Session Dates

 

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

Undergraduate Online Session 1

January 11–March 6

January 8

Undergraduate Online Session 2

February 1–March 27

January 29

Undergraduate Online Session 3

February 22–April 17

February 17

Undergraduate Online Session 4

March 14–May 8

March 9

Undergraduate On-Site Session Dates

 

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

Undergraduate On-Site Session 1

January 11–March 6

January 10

Undergraduate On-Site Session 2

March 14–May 8

March 13

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 11–February 7

January 8

S4W-2

February 8–March 6

February 3

S4W-3

March 14–April 10

March 9

S4W-4

April 11–May 8

April 11

Drop/Withdrawal Dates

 

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

Undergraduate Online Session 1

January 15

February 15

Undergraduate Online Session 2

February 5

March 7

Undergraduate Online Session 3

February 26

March 28

Undergraduate Online Session 4

March 18

April 18

Undergraduate On-Site Session 1

January 15

February 15

Undergraduate On-Site Session 2

March 18

April 18

S4W-1

January 13

January 29

S4W-2

February 10

February 26

S4W-3

March 16

April 1

S4W-4

April 13

April 29

Golden ID Registration

 

Golden ID Registration Begins

Undergraduate Online Session 1

December 28, 2015

Undergraduate Online Session 2

January 18, 2016

Undergraduate Online Session 3

February 8, 2016

Undergraduate Online Session 4

February 29, 2016

Undergraduate On-Site Session 1

December 28, 2015

Undergraduate On-Site Session 2

February 29, 2016

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

Other Deadlines

Type of Application

Deadline

Workplace Learning

September 1, 2015

Financial Aid

November 1, 2015

Reinstatement

November 15, 2015

Prior Learning

Two weeks before session start date

Diploma or Certificate

February 15, 2016

Change in Residency Classification

March 13, 2016

Tuition Refund (schedule adjustment)

See refund policy.

Exemption to the Non-Resident Tuition Fee

March 13, 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.


Online and walk-in registration open February 8, 2016.

Undergraduate Online Session Dates

                                     
 

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

Undergraduate Online Session 1

May 16–July 10

May 11

Undergraduate Online Session 2

May 30–July 24

May 25

Undergraduate Online Session 3

June 13–August 7

June 8

Undergraduate On-Site Session Dates

                             
 

Session Dates

Registration Deadline

Undergraduate On-Site Session 1

May 16–July 10

May 15

Undergraduate On-Site Session 2

June 13–August 7

June 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

May 16–June 12

May 11

S4W-2

June 13–July 10

June 8

S4W-3

July 11–August 7

July 6

Drop/Withdrawal Dates

                                                                                       

 

Last Day to Drop

Last Day to Withdraw

Undergraduate Online Session 1

May 20

June 20

Undergraduate Online Session 2

June 3

July 4

Undergraduate Online Session 3

June 17

July 18

Undergraduate On-Site Session 1

May 20

June 20

Undergraduate On-Site Session 2

June 17

July 18

S4W-1

May 20

June 2

S4W-2

June 17

June 30

S4W-3

July 15

July 28

Golden ID Registration

                                 

 

Golden ID Registration Begins

Undergraduate Online Session 1

May 2, 2016

Undergraduate Online Session 2

May 16, 2016

Undergraduate Online Session 3

May 30, 2016

Undergraduate On-Site Session 1

May 2, 2016

Undergraduate On-Site Session 2

May 30, 2016

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

Other Deadlines

     

Type of Application

Deadline

Workplace Learning

March 1, 2016

Financial Aid

April 1, 2016

Diploma or Certificate

Undergraduate & Graduate: June 15, 2016

   

MBA: July 15, 2016

Change in Residency Classification

June 1, 2016

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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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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