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.
 

Priority Registration

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

Academic Dates and Deadlines

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

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

January 24 Withdrawal period begins online
January 30, 5 p.m. Deadline for section swaps
February 2, 5 p.m. Payment Deadline. Late fee incurred after 5 pm.
Summer 2015 class schedule goes live on UAOnline
March 9-12 No Class Days - Spring Break - UAA Campus Open
March 13 No Class Days - Spring Break - UAA Campus Closed
March 16 Deadline to register for independent and directed studies, practicum, internship, research, thesis, and continuous registration
March 23 Fall 2015 class schedule goes live on UAOnline
March 24 $175 late payment fee assessed to those with an outstanding balance
April 1 Deadline for spring graduation (to ensure name is in the commencement program)
April 3 Open-entry class registration deadline
Withdrawal deadline
April 24
Deadline to apply for spring graduation
April 28-May 2 Final Exams*
May 3 Commencement
May 7 Grades available on UAOnline

* 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. five business days after the published class start day.

Priority Registration

February 23, 2015        Priority registration for admitted certificate and degree-seeking students and students with pending summer applications
March 2, 2015  Open registration 

Academic Dates and Deadlines


 

10-Week
          Session          

First 5-Week
Session

Second 5-Week
Session

Summer Admissions
Application Deadline
May 1
Classes held

 May 18-August 1

May 18-June 22 

June 25-August 1 

Faculty approval needed to add classes

 May 19

 May 19

June 26

UAA Holiday - Campus Closed

May 25 (Memorial Day)
July 2-3 (Fourth of July Holiday)

No Class Days

May 25
June 23 & 24
July 2 & 3

Last day for 100% refund
Add/Drop period ends
Audit-to-credit deadline
Credit/no-credit deadline

May 26, 5 p.m.

May 26, 5 p.m.

July 6, 5 p.m.

Registration deadline for
independent and directed
studies, practicum, internship,
research and theses courses
July 6
Payment Deadline, $125 assessed July 8, 5 p.m. 
Withdrawal deadline

July 17, 5 p.m.

June 12, 5 p.m.

 July 17, 5 p.m.

$175 Late Fee Assessment  July 29
Summer graduation application deadline July 31
Grades available on UAOnline

 August 6

June 26 

August 6 

*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. five business days after the published class start day.

Priority Registration

April 3 Admitted graduate students
April 6 Admitted seniors (90+ credits)
April 7 Admitted juniors ( 60-89 credits)
April 8 Admitted sophomores (30-59 credits)
April 9 Admitted freshman (0-29 credits)
April 13 Students with pending fall admission applications
April 20          
Open registration

Academic Dates and Deadlines 

August 24, 5 p.m. Instruction begins
Add/Drop period begins
Credit-to-audit period begins
Registration begins for senior citizens using tuition waivers*
August 31 Faculty approval required to add classes 
September 4, 5 p.m. Add/Drop deadline
Credit/No-credit deadline
Credit-to-audit deadline 
September 5 Withdrawal period begins online 
September 7 No Class Day - Labor Day -  UAA Closed
September 8 No Classes - UAA Open
Faculty approval required to add classes
September 11, 5 p.m. Deadline for section swaps
September 14, 5 p.m. Payment Deadline, $125 assessed
October 30 Deadline to register for independent and directed studies, practicum, internship, research, thesis, and continuous registration
November 1 Deadline to apply for fall 2015 graduation and be included in the Commencement Program
November 2 $175 Late Fee Assessment 
November 13 Open-entry class registration deadline
Withdrawal deadline
November 25 No Classes - UAA Open
November 26-27 No Classes - Thanksgiving Holiday - UAA Closed
December 4 Deadline to apply for fall graduation
December 7-12 Final Exams*
December 13 Commencement (for summer and fall 2015 graduates)
December 17 Grades available on UAOnline
December 25, 2015 - January 4, 2016    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. five business days after the published class start day.