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.
  • Fall 2017 - Academic Dates and Deadlines  

    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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