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.
  • 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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