Academic Calendar

Priority Registration

February 3, 2020 Summer 2020 class schedule viewable in UAOnline
February 10, 2020 PWSC/UAA certificate and degree-seeking students
February 24, 2020 PWSC/UAA incoming students with pending summer admission applications and open registration

Dates and Deadlines

Note: Classes with irregular start/end dates (different from the three session listed below):

  • Add/drop deadline is five business days after published class start date
  • Classes with start date prior to June held to first withdrawal deadline
  • Classes with start date on or after June 1 held to second withdrawal deadline
  10-week session First 5-week session Second 5-week session 12-week session (NURS)
Classes held May 17- July 31

May 17-  June 21

June 24-      July 31 May 17-        August 6
Faculty approval needed to add classes May 18 May 18 June 3 May 18
Holiday - PWSC/UAA closed May 31
July 5-6
May 31 July 5-6

May 31          July 5-6

No class days May 31
July 5-6
May 31 July 5-6 May 31
July 5-6
Add/drop period ends
Deadline to drop for 100% refund
Credit-to-audit deadline
May 24, 5p.m. May 24, 5p.m. June 24, 5p.m. May 24, 5p.m.
Payment deadline, $125 late fee assessed July 12, 5p.m. July 12,      5p.m. July 12,        5p.m July 12,         5p.m.
Withdrawal deadline July 9 June 4 July 9 July 9
$175 late payment fee assessed to those with an outstanding balance July 23, 5p.m. July 23,      5p.m. July 23,        5p.m. July 23,         5p.m.
Summer graduation application deadline July 23 July 23 July 23 July 23
Grades available in UAOnline August  7 June 24 August 7 August 11

Priority Registration

March 23, 2020 Fall 2020 class schedule viewable in UAOnline
April 3 PWSC/UAA graduate students
April 6 PWSC/UAA seniors (90+ credits)
April 7 PWSC/UAA juniors (60-89 credits)
April 8 PWSC/UAA sophomores (30-59 credits)
April 9 PWSC/UAA freshman (0-29 credits)
April 13 PWSC/UAA incoming students with pending fall admission applications
April 20 Open registration

Dates and Deadlines

Note: For classes with irregular start or end dates, the drop with 100 percent refund period ends at 5 p.m. five business days after the published class start day. Students wishing to change from credit-to-audit must do so by the end of that drop period.

August 24 Instructions 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 for 100% refund
Credit/no-credit deadline
Credit-to-audit deadline

September 5 Withdrawal period begins (Withdrawing does not result in a refund)
September 7

No class day - Labor Day - PWSC/UAA closed

September 14 Payment deadline - $125 late fee incurred after 5 p.m.
October 23 Deadline to register for independent and directed studies; practicum, internship, research, thesis, and open-entry courses; and continuous registration
October 26 Spring 2021 class schedule is viewable in UAOnline
October 30 Withdrawal Deadline
November 2 $175 late payment fee assessed to those with outstanding balance
November 13 Deadline to apply for fall graduation and be included in the commencement program
November 25 No class day - PWSC/UAA non-teaching day - PWSC/UAA open
November 26-27 No class days - Thanksgiving holiday - PWSC/UAA closed
December 4 Deadline to apply for fall graduation
December 7-12 Final exams
December 17 Grades available in UAOnline
Dec 24, 2020-Jan 3, 2020 No class days - Winter Break - PWSC/UAA closed

Priority Registration

October 26, 2020 Spring 2021 class schedule viewable in UAOnline
November 6 PWSC/UAA graduate students
November 9 PWSC/UAA seniors (90+ credits)
November 10 PWSC/UAA juniors (60-89 credits)
November 11 PWSC/UAA sophomores (30-59 credits)
November 12 PWSC/UAA freshman (0-29 credits)
November 16 PWSC/UAA incoming students with pending spring admission applications
November 23 Open registration

Dates and Deadlines

Note: For classes with irregular start or end dates, the drop with 100% refund period ends at 5 p.m. five business days after the published class start day. Students wishing to change from credit-to-audit must do so by the end of that drop period.

January 11 Instruction begins
Add/drop period begins
Credit-to-audit period begins
Registration begins for senior citizens using tuition waivers
January 18 No class day - Alaska Civil Rights Day & Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - PWSC/UAA closed
January 19 Faculty approval required to add classes
January 22, 5 p.m. Add/drop deadline
Credit/no-credit deadline
Credit-to-audit deadline
January 23 Withdrawal period begins online
February 1 Payment deadline - $125 late fee incurred after 5 p.m.
Summer 2021 class schedule is viewable in UAOnline
March 8-12 No class days - spring break
March 12 PWSC/UAA closed
March 15 Deadline to register for independent and directed studies; practicum, internship, research, thesis, and open-entry courses; and continuous registration
March 22 $175 late payment fee assessed to those with outstanding balance
Fall 2021 class schedule is viewable in UAOnline
March 26 Withdrawal deadline 
April 2 Deadline to apply for spring graduation and be included in the commencement program
April 23 Deadline to apply for spring graduation and walk in the commencement ceremony
April 27-May 1 Final exams
May 5 Commencement, 7 p.m.
May 6 Grades available in UAOnline

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.
Past Dates and Deadlines