Academic Dates and Deadlines

The University reserves the right to change or withdraw courses; to change the fees, rules, and calendar for admissions, registration, instruction, and graduation; and to change other regulations effecting the student body at any time.

  • Failure to read the Class Listings or the UAA Catalog does not excuse the student from rules and procedures described in those documents.
  • Dates and deadlines shown below are for regular, full semester-length courses.

 

FALL 2014         SPRING 2015

 

Fall 2014

Fall Priority Registration

April 4 Admitted graduate students
April 7 Admitted seniors (90+ credits)
April 8 Admitted juniors ( 60-89 credits)
April 9 Admitted sophomores (30-59 credits)
April 10 Admitted freshman (0-29 credits)
April 14 Students with pending fall admission applications
April 21           
Open registration

Fall 2014 Academic Dates and Deadlines 

August 25, 5 p.m. Instruction begins
Add/Drop period begins
Credit-to-audit period begins.  Be aware of the new deadline (Sept. 5, 2014)
Registration begins for senior citizens using tuition waivers*
September 1 No Class Day - Labor Day -  UAA Closed
September 2 No Classes - UAA Open
Faculty approval required to add classes
September 5, 5 p.m.
Add/Drop deadline
Credit/No-credit deadline
Credit-to-audit deadline  New deadline this Semester!
September 6 Withdrawal period begins online
September 12 , 5 p.m. Deadline for section swaps
September 15, 5 p.m.
Payment Deadline
September 16
$125 late fee assessed
October 31 Deadline to register for independent and directed studies, practicum, internship, research, thesis, and continuous registration
November 1 Deadline to apply for fall 2014 graduation and be included in the Commencement Program
November 3
$175 late payment fee assessed to those with an outstanding balance
November 14 Open-entry class registration deadline
Withdrawal deadline
November 26 No Classes - UAA Open
November 27-28 No Classes - Thanksgiving Holiday - UAA Closed
December 5 Deadline to apply for fall graduation
December 8-13 Final Exams*
December 14 Commencement (for summer and fall 2014 graduates)
December 18 Grades available on UAOnline
December 25-January 2 No Classes - Winter Break - UAA Closed

*Deadlines are for full-semester length classes.  For classes with  irregular start or end dates, the 100 percent refund period ends at 5:00 p.m. seven days after the published class start day. 

 

Spring 2015

Spring Priority Registration

November 7Admitted graduate students
November 10Admitted seniors (90+ credits)
November 11Admitted juniors ( 60-89 credits)
November 12Admitted sophomores (30-59 credits)
November 13Admitted freshman (0-29 credits)
November 17Students with pending spring admission applications
November 24Open registration

Spring 2015 Academic Dates and Deadlines 

January 12Instruction begins
Add/Drop period begins
Credit-to-Audit period begins
Registration begins for senior citizens using tuition waivers*
January 19No Class Day - Alaska Civil Rights Day and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Day - UAA Closed
January 20Faculty approval required to add classes
January 23, 5 p.m.

Add/Drop deadline
Credit/No-credit deadline
Credit-to-audit deadline

January 24Withdrawal period begins online
January 30, 5 p.m.Deadline for section swaps
February 2, 5 p.m.Payment Deadline
February 3$125 late fee assessed
March 9-12No Class Days - Spring Break - UAA Campus Open
March 13No Class Days - Spring Break - UAA Campus Closed
March 16Deadline to register for independent and directed studies, practicum, internship, research, thesis, and continuous registration
March 24$175 late payment fee assessed to those with an outstanding balance
April 1Deadline for spring graduation (to ensure name is in the commencement program)
April 3Open-entry class registration deadline
Withdrawal deadline
April 24
Deadline to apply for spring graduation
April 28-May 2Final Exams*
May 3Commencement
May 7Grades available on UAOnline