Academic Calendar 2019-2020

Fairbanks Campus Academic Calendar 2019-2020

For academic calendar information for UAF’s community campuses, contact the campuses directly or visit http://uaf.edu/uaf/about/campuses/.

View the 2018-2019 academic calendar.

AUGUSTMESTER and Fall Semester 2019

Fall 2019 course list available at UAOnline Monday, March 18
Begin fall and AUGUSTmester 2019 priority registration (UAF degree students) Monday, April 1
Begin fall and AUGUSTmester 2019 open registration (all UAF, UAA and UAS students, including nondegree students) Monday, April 15
Deadline to apply for admission for fall semester (UA Scholars) Wednesday, May 1
Deadline to apply for admission for fall semester (graduate students) Saturday, June 1
Deadline to apply for admission for fall semester (undergraduate students) Saturday, June 15
AUGUSTmester courses begin; attendance required Monday, Aug. 12
Deadline for adding AUGUSTmester classes; 5 p.m. in person, midnight at UAOnline Monday, Aug. 12
Deadline for AUGUSTmester tuition and fee payment and refunds; 5 p.m. in person, midnight at UAOnline Monday, Aug. 12
Late payment fees begin for AUGUSTmester Tuesday, Aug. 13
Financial aid is disbursed Friday, Aug. 16
Deadline for AUGUSTmester student- and faculty-initiated withdrawals (W grade appears on academic transcript) Monday, Aug. 19
Residence halls open to first-year students only, 8 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21
Residence halls open to all students, 8 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 22
Orientation for new students Wednesday-Saturday, Aug. 21-24
Last day of AUGUSTmester instruction and finals Friday, Aug. 23
First day of instruction; late registration begins Monday, Aug. 26
Deadline for faculty to post AUGUSTmester grades, noon Wednesday, Aug. 28
Labor Day (offices closed — no classes, registration or fee payment) Monday, Sept. 2
Deadline for adding classes and late registration; 5 p.m. in person, midnight at UAOnline Friday, Sept. 6
Last day for student- and faculty-initiated drops with refund (course does not appear on academic record) Friday, Sept. 6
Deadline for tuition and fee payment; 5 p.m. in person, midnight at UAOnline Friday, Sept. 6
Early progress reports due Monday, Oct. 7
Deadline to apply for fall 2019 graduation Tuesday, Oct. 15
Spring 2020 course list available at UAOnline Monday, Oct. 28
Last day for student- and faculty-initiated withdrawals (W grade appears on academic transcript) Friday, Nov. 1
Begin spring 2020 priority registration (UAF degree students) Monday, Nov. 11
Begin spring 2020 open registration (all UAF, UAA and UAS students, including nondegree students) Monday, Nov. 25
Thanksgiving break (no classes, most offices closed) Wednesday-Sunday, Nov. 27-Dec. 1
Last day of instruction Saturday, Dec. 7
Final examinations Monday-Saturday, Dec. 9-14
Residence halls close, noon Sunday, Dec. 15
Deadline for faculty to post grades, noon Wednesday, Dec. 18
Winter break (no classes, most offices closed; reopen Thursday, Jan. 2, at 8 a.m.) Tuesday, Dec. 24-Wednesday, Jan. 1

Wintermester and spring semester 2020

Deadline to apply for admission for spring semester (international students) Sunday, Sept. 1
Deadline to apply for admission for spring semester (graduate students) Tuesday, Oct. 15
Spring 2020 course list available at UAOnline Monday, Oct. 28
Deadline to apply for admission for spring semester (undergraduate students) Friday, Nov. 1
Begin spring and WINTERmester 2020 priority registration (UAF degree students) Monday, Nov. 11
Begin spring and WINTERmester 2020 open registration (all UAF, UAA and UAS students, including nondegree students) Monday, Nov. 25
WINTERmester courses begin; attendance required Thursday, Jan. 2
Deadline for adding WINTERmester classes; 5 p.m. in person, midnight at UAOnline Thursday, Jan. 2
Deadline for WINTERmester tuition and fee payment and refunds; 5 p.m. in person, midnight at UAOnline Thursday, Jan. 2
Late payment fees begin for WINTERmester Friday, Jan. 3
Financial aid is disbursed Friday, Jan. 3
Deadline for WINTERmester student- and faculty-initiated withdrawals (W grade appears on academic transcript) Monday, Jan. 6
Residence halls open, 8 a.m. Friday, Jan. 10
Last day of WINTERmester instruction and finals Saturday, Jan. 11
Orientation for new students Sunday, Jan. 12
First day of instruction; late registration begins Monday, Jan. 13
Deadline for faculty to post WINTERmester grades, noon Thursday, Jan. 16
Alaska Civil Rights Day (no classes, most offices closed) Monday, Jan. 20
Deadline for adding classes and late registration; 5 p.m. in person, midnight at UAOnline Friday, Jan. 24
Last day for student- and faculty-initiated drops with refund (course does not appear on academic record) Friday, Jan. 24
Deadline for tuition and fee payment; 5 p.m. in person, midnight at UAOnline Friday, Jan. 24
Deadline for UA Foundation and privately funded scholarship applications Saturday, Feb. 15
Deadline to apply for spring 2020 graduation Saturday, Feb. 15
Early progress reports due Monday, Feb. 24
Spring break (no classes) Monday-Friday, March 9-13
University holiday (most offices closed for spring break) Friday, March 13
Fall 2020 course list available at UAOnline Monday, March 23
Last day for student- and faculty-initiated withdrawals (W grade appears on academic transcript) Friday, March 27
Begin fall 2020 priority registration (UAF degree students) Monday, April 6
Begin fall 2020 open registration (all UAF, UAA and UAS students, including nondegree students) Monday, April 20
Last day of instruction Monday, April 27
Final examinations Tuesday-Saturday, April 28-May 2
Commencement Saturday, May 2
Residence halls close, noon Sunday, May 3
Deadline for faculty to post grades, noon Wednesday, May 6

Summer Semester 2020

Summer 2020 course list available at UAOnline Monday, Feb. 3
Begin summer 2020 priority registration (UAF degree students) Monday, Feb. 10
Begin summer 2020 open registration (all UAF, UAA and UAS students, including nondegree students) Monday, Feb. 24
Deadline to apply for admission for summer semester Friday, May 1
MAYmester courses begin; attendance required Monday, May 4
Deadline for adding MAYmester classes; 5 p.m. in person, midnight at UAOnline Monday, May 4
Deadline for MAYmester tuition and fee payment and refunds; 5 p.m. in person, midnight at UAOnline Monday, May 4
Late payment fees begin for MAYmester Tuesday, May 5
Financial aid is disbursed Monday, May 11
Deadline for student- and faculty-initiated withdrawals for MAYmester (W grade appears on academic transcript) Monday, May 11
Last day of MAYmester instruction Friday, May 15
First day of instruction for six-week session I and full session Monday, May 18
Deadline to register for six-week session I; attendance required on this day Wednesday, May 20
Deadline for refund of tuition and fees for six-week session I Wednesday, May 20
Late payment fees begin for six-week session I Thursday, May 21
Memorial Day (no classes, most offices closed) Monday, May 25
Deadline to register for full session; attendance required Tuesday, May 26
Deadline for refund of tuition and fees for full session Tuesday, May 26
Late payment fees begin for full session Wednesday, May 27
Last day for student- and faculty-initiated withdrawals for six-week session I (W grade appears on academic transcript) Wednesday, June 10
Last day of instruction for six-week session I Friday, June 26
First day of instruction for six-week session II Monday, June 29
Independence Day holiday (no classes, most offices closed) Thursday-Friday, July 2-3
Deadline to register for six-week session II; attendance required on this day Monday, July 6
Last day for refund of tuition and fees for six-week session II Monday, July 6
Last day for registration. Deadline for thesis and research credit payment (graduate students). Monday, July 6
Late payment fees begin for six-week session II Tuesday, July 7
Last day for student- and faculty-initiated withdrawals for full session (W grade appears on academic transcript) Tuesday, July 7
Deadline to apply for summer 2019 graduation Wednesday, July 15
Last day for student- and faculty-initiated withdrawals for six-week session II (W grade appears on academic transcript) Wednesday, July 22
Last day of instruction for six-week session II and full session, including final exams Friday, Aug. 7
Deadline for faculty to post grades, noon Wednesday, Aug. 12