Academic Calendars

View Spring 2017 Academic Calendar (PDF)

Apply for Spring Commencement by : December 31, 2016

Apply for Summer Commencement by: May 31, 2017

Payment Deadline: December 15, 2016

Grades are Due: May 12, 2017 at 12:00 PM

Spring Commencement: Friday, May 5, 2017, at 7:00 PM at the University of Mary Washington

Spring 2017

16-Week Regular Session (January 8 - May 9)

November 12, 2016 – April 12, 2017
Web and In-Person Registration

December 15, 2016
Payment Deadline for Spring 2017

January 8
Last Day to Add

January 9
Classes Begin

January 16
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (college closed)

January 27
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

February 7
College Learning Day (no classes)

March 12 – 19
Spring Break (no classes)

March 24
Last Day to withdraw from a class in the 16–week session without academic penalty

April 5
Student Success Day

May 3
Classes End

May 4 – 10
Final Examinations

May 5
Spring Commencement

14-Week Session (January 25 - May 10)

January 24
Last day to Add a Class

January 25
Classes begin

February 9
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

March 30
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

March 12 – 19
Spring Break (no classes)

April 5
Student Success Day

May 3
C
lasses End

May 4 – 10
Final Examinations

May 5
Spring Commencement

12-Week Session (February 8 - May 10)

February 7
Last Day to Add

February 8
Classes Begin

February 7
College Learning Day (no classes)

February 21
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

March 12 – 18
Spring Break (no classes)

April 5
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

April 5
Student Success Day

May 10
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

First 8-Week Session (January 9 - March 7)

January 8
Last Day to Add

January 9 
Classes Begin

January 16
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (college closed)

January 17
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

February 7
College Learning Day (no classes)

February 11
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

March 7
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Second 8-Week Session (March 8 - May 10)

March 7
Last Day to Add

March 8
Classes Begin

March 21
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

March 12-19
Spring Break (no classes)

April 16
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

May 10
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

First 4-Week Session (January 9 - February 6)

January 8
Last Day to Add

January 9
Classes Begin

January 16
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (college closed)

January 17
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

January 25
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

February 6
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Third 4-Week Session (March 8 - April 11)

March 7
Last Day to Add

March 8
Classes Begin

March 12 – 18
Spring Break (no classes)

March 13
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

March 30
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

April 11
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Fourth 4-Week Session (April 13 - May 10)

April 12
Last Day to Add

April 13
Classes Begin

April 17
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

April 28
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

May 10
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Dynamic Sessions

Summer 2017

View Summer 2017 Academic Calendar (PDF)

Apply for Summer Commencement by : May 31, 2017

Apply to participate Fall Commencement by: September 30, 2017

Payment Deadline: Tuition is due at time of Registration

Grades are Due: August 4, 2017 at 12:00 PM

10-Week Regular Session (May 22 - August 2)

April 10, 2017 – July 5, 2017
Web and In-Person Registration

May 21
Last Day to Add

May 22
Classes Begin

June 1
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

May 29 
Memorial Day (college closed)

July 3-5
No Classes Scheduled

July 3-4
Independence Day Holiday (college closed)

July 3
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

August 2
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

8-Week Session (June 2 - August 2)

June 1
Last Day to Add

June 2
Classes Begin

June 12
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

June 30 – July 5
No Classes Scheduled

July 3-4
Independence Day Holiday (college closed)

July 8
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

August 2
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

First 5-Week Session (May 22 - June 26)

May 21
Last Day to Add

May 22
Classes Begin

May 30
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

May 29
Memorial Day

June 11
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

June 26
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Second 5-Week Session (June 27 - August 2)

June 26
Last Day to Add

June 27
Classes Begin

July 5
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

July 3-5
No Classes Scheduled

July 3-4
Independence Day Holiday (college closed)

July 18
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

August 2
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

First 4-Week Session (June 2 - June 29)

June 1
Last Day to Add a Class

June 2
Classes Begin

June 6
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

June 17
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

June 29
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Second 4-Week Session (July 6-August 2)

July 5
Last Day to Add

July 6
Classes Begin

July 10
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

July 21
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

August 2
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Dynamic Sessions

Fall 2017

View Fall 2017 Academic Calendar (PDF)

Apply to participate in Fall Commencement by : September 30, 2017

Apply to participate in Spring Commencement by: December 31, 2017

Payment Deadline: July 27, 2017

Grades are Due: December 18, 2017 at 12:00 PM

Fall Commencement: December (TBD)

16-Week Regular Session (August 21 - December 9)

August 20
Last Day to Add

August 21
Classes Begin

September 4
Labor Day (college closed)

September 7
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

September 19
College Learning Day (no classes)

October 26
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

November 22-26
Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes)

December 9
Classes End

December 10-16
Final Examinations

December (TBD)
Fall Commencement

14-Week Session (September 5 - December 9)

September 4
Last Day to Add

September 5
Classes Begin

September 19
College Learning Day

September 20
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

November 1
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

November 22-26
Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes)

December 9
Classes End

December 10-16
Final Examinations

First 8-Week Session (August 21 - October 16)

August 20
Last Day to Add

August 21
Classes Begin

August 29
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

September 4
Labor Day

September 19
College Learning Day

September 23
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

October 16
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Second 8-Week Session (October 18 - December 16)

October 17
Last Day to Add

October 18
Classes Begin

October 26
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

November 19
Last Day to Withdraw Without Academic Penalty

November 22-26
Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes)

December 16
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

First 4-Week Session (August 21 - September 18)

August 20
Last Day to Add

August 21
Classes Begin

August 28
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

September 4
Labor Day (college closed)

September 6
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

September 18
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Second 4-Week Session (September 20 - October 17)

September 19
Last Day to Add

September 20
Classes Begin

September 25
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

October 5
Last Day to Withdraw without Academic Penalty

October 17
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Third 4-Week Session (October 18-November 14)

October 17
Last Day to Add

October 18
Classes Begin

October 23
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

November 2
Last Day to Withdraw Without Academic Penalty

November 14
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Fourth 4-Week Session (November 15-December 16)

November 14
Last Day to Add

November 15
Classes Begin

November 20
Last Day to Drop with a Refund

November 22- 26
Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes)

December 5
Last Day to Withdraw Without Academic Penalty

December 16
Classes End

Last Scheduled Class
Final Examinations

Dynamic Sessions