Academic Calendar

Please note for classes with irregular start/end dates (different from the three sessions listed above):

  • Add/drop deadline is five business days after published class start date.
  • Classes with a start date prior to June is held to the first withdraw deadline.
  • Classes with a start date on or after June 1 is held to the second withdraw deadline.
  • Summer 2018

    Summer 2018

    Priority Registration

    Date Item
    February 5, 2018 Summer 2018 call schedule viewable on UAOnline
    February 12, 2018 UAA certificate and degree seeking students
    February 26, 2018 UAA Incoming students with pending summer applications and open registration

    Academic Dates and Deadlines

     

      Ten-week session First five-week session Second five-week session
    Classes held May 21-August 4 May 21-June 25 June 27-August 4
    Faculty approval needed to add classes May 22 May 22 June 28
    No class days May 28, July 4-6 May 28 July 4-6
    Add/drop deadline ends Deadline to drop for 100% refund Audit-to-credit deadline May 29, 5 p.m. May 29, 5 p.m. July 9, 5 p.m.
    Registration deadline for independent and directed studies, practicum, internship and research courses. July 9 July 9 July 9
    Payment deadline, $125 late fee assessed July 9, 5 p.m. AKST July 9, 5 p.m. AKST July 9, 5 p.m. AKST
    Withdrawal deadline July 13 June 8 July 13
    Payment deadline, $175 late fee assessed July 27, 5 p.m. AKST  July 27, 5 p.m. AKST  July 27, 5 p.m. AKST 
    Grades available on UAOnline August 9 June 29 August 9
  • Spring 2018

    Spring 2018

    Priority Registration

    Date Registration Item 
    October 30, 2017 Spring 2018 class schedule viewable on UAOnline
    November 13, 2017 UAA seniors (students with 90+ credits)
    November 14, 2017 UAA juniors (students with 60-89 credits)
    November 15, 2017 UAA sophomores (students with 30-59 credits)
    November 16, 2017 UAA freshman (students with 0-29 credits)
    November 20, 2017 Students with pending spring admission applications
    November 27, 2017 Open registration for everyone

     Academic Dates and Deadlines

    Date Item
    January 15 No class day – Alaska Civil Rights Day & Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – PWSC closed
    January 16 Instruction begins
    Add/drop period begins
    Credit-to-audit period begins
    Registration begins for senior citizens using waivers
    January 22 Faculty approval required to add classes
    January 26 (5 p.m. AKST) Add/drop deadline
    Credit/no credit deadline
    Credit-to-audit deadline
    January 27 Withdraw period begins online
    February 5 (5 p.m. AKST) Payment deadline, $125 late fee incurred after 5 p.m.

    Summer 2018 class schedule goes live on UAOnline

    March 12-17 No class days - spring break
    March 26 (5 p.m. AKST) $175 late payment fee assessed to those with an outstanding balance.
    March 30 Withdraw deadline
    April 6 Deadline to apply for spring graduation and be included in the commencement program.
    April 27 Deadline to apply for spring graduation and walk in the commencement ceremony.
    May 1-5 Final exams
    May 9 Commencement
    May 10 Grades available on UAOnline
  • Fall 2017  

    Fall 2017 - Registration Dates

    Registration Date Registration Item
    March 20 Fall 2017 class schedule is available in UAOnline
    March 31 Admitted UAA graduate students
    April 3 Admitted UAA seniors (90+ credits)
    April 4 Admitted UAA juniors (60-89 credits)
    April 5 Admitted UAA sophomores (30-59 credits)
    April 6 Admitted UAA freshman (0-29 credits)
    April 10 Students with pending fall UAA admission applications
    April 17 Open registration for all University of Alaska students

    Fall 2017 - Academic Dates and Deadlines

    August 28 Instruction begins Add/drop period begins Credit-to-audit period begins Registration begins for senior citizens using waivers
    September 4 No class day - Labor Day - PWSC closed
    September 5 Faculty approval required to add classes
    September 8, 5 p.m. Add/drop deadline Credit/no credit deadline Credit-to-audit deadline
    September 9 Withdraw period begins online
    September 18, 5 p.m. Payment deadline, $125 assessed
    October 27 Deadline to register for independent and directed studies; practicum, internship, research and thesis courses; and continuous registration
    October 30 Spring 2018 schedule is available in UAOnline
    November 3 Open-entry class registration deadline. Withdraw deadline
    November 6 $175 late payment fee assessed to those with outstanding balance.
    November 22 UAA's Non-Teaching Day - no classes
    November 23-26 No class days - Thanksgiving holiday - PWSC closed
    December 8 Deadline to apply for fall graduation
    December 11-16 Final exams
    December 17 Commencement
    December 21 Grades available on UAOnline
    December 23 - January 3 No class days - winter break - PWSC closed
  • Previous Years Academic Calendars

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