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There is a standard progression each term for when and which approval(s) are required for enrollment changes. The tables below describe this standard progression and the dates for the listed term. For specific dates for other terms, see dates and deadlines. Due to COVID-19, students have been provided more flexibility in selecting the grade basis for their fall 2020 and spring 2021 classes. For more information, see Change grade basis.

If you are a Law student, check the registration dates and deadlines on the Law School website.

Fall 2021

Full semester classes

Fall 2021 date rangeRefundCancel classAdd classGrade basis/variable credits
Through September 13100%No approval requiredNo approval requiredNo approval required
September 14100%No approval requiredApproval required from instructor onlyNo approval required
September 15—2075%No approval requiredApproval required from instructor onlyNo approval required
September 21—2750%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed
September 28—October 425%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed
October 5—November 150%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed
November 16 — December 150%Approval required from college scholastic committee, W on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed

Fall 2021 first 7-week classes

Fall 2021 date rangeRefundCancel classAdd classGrade basis/variable credits
Through September 14100%No approval requiredNo approval requiredNo approval required
September 15—2050%No approval requiredApproval required from instructor onlyNo approval required
September 21—October 40%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed
October 5—250%Approval required from college scholastic committee, W on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed

Fall 2021 second 7-week classes

Fall 2021 date rangeRefundCancel classAdd classGrade basis/variable credits
October 26—November 1100%No approval requiredNo approval requiredNo approval required
November 2—850%No approval requiredApproval required from instructor onlyNo approval required
November 9—220%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed
November 23—December 150%Approval required from college scholastic committee, W on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed

Spring 2022

Full semester classes

Spring 2022 date rangeRefundCancel classAdd classGrade basis/variable credits
Through January 24100%No approval requiredNo approval requiredNo approval required
January 25—3175%No approval requiredApproval required from instructor onlyNo approval required
February 1—750%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed
February 8—1425%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed
February 15—March 280%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed
March 29—May 20%Approval required from college scholastic committee, W on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed

Spring 2022 first 7-week classes

Spring 2022 date rangeRefundCancel classAdd classGrade basis/variable credits
Through January 24100%No approval requiredNo approval requiredNo approval required
January 25—3150%No approval requiredApproval required from instructor onlyNo approval required
February 1—140%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed
February 15—March 140%Approval required from college scholastic committee, W on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed

Spring 2022 second 7-week classes

Spring 2022 date rangeRefundCancel classAdd classGrade basis/variable credits
March 15—21100%No approval requiredNo approval requiredNo approval required
March 22—2850%No approval requiredApproval required from instructor onlyNo approval required
March 29—April 110%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed
April 12—May 20%Approval required from college scholastic committee, W on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed

Summer

Note that "day" in the first column refers to the calendar day of the term which includes weekends.

1-2 week classes

DayRefundCancel classAdd classGrade basis/variable credits
Day 1100%No approval requiredNo approval requiredNo approval required
Day 250%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from instructor onlyNo approval required
Day 30%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from college scholastic committeeNo approval required
After day 30%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNo approval required
Second to last day of instruction0%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed
Last day of instructiono%Approval required from college scholastic committee, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed

Summer 3-4 week classes

DayRefundCancel classAdd classGrade basis/variable credits
Days 1 through 2100%No approval requiredNo approval requiredNo approval required
Days 3 through 450%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from instructor onlyNo approval required
Days 5 through 60%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from college scholastic committeeNo approval required
After day 60%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNo approval required
Second to last day of instruction0%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed
Last day of instruction0%Approval required from college scholastic committee, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed

Summer 5-6 week classes

DayRefundCancel classAdd classGrade basis/variable credits
Days 1 through 3100%No approval requiredNo approval requiredNo approval required
Days 4 through 650%No approval requiredNo approval requiredNo approval required
Day 725%No approval requiredNo approval requiredNo approval required
Day 825%No approval requiredApproval required from instructor onlyNo approval required
Days 9 through 140%No approval requiredApproval required from instructor onlyNo approval required
After day 140%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNo approval required
Second to last day of instruction0%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed
Last day of instruction0%Approval required from college scholastic committee, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed

Summer 7-8 week classes

DayRefundCancel classAdd classGrade basis/variable credits
Days 1 through 4100%No approval requiredNo approval requiredNo approval required
Days 5 through 750%No approval requiredNo approval requiredNo approval required
Day 850%No approval requiredApproval required from instructor onlyNo approval required
Days 9 through 1025%No approval requiredApproval required from instructor onlyNo approval required
Days 11 through 140%No approval requiredApproval required from instructor onlyNo approval required
After day 140%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNo approval required
Second to last day of instruction0%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed
Last day of instruction0%Approval required from college scholastic committee, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed

Summer 9-week classes or longer

DayRefundCancel classAdd classGrade basis/variable credits
Days 1 through 5100%No approval requiredNo approval requiredNo approval required
Days 6 through 750%No approval requiredNo approval requiredNo approval required
Days 8 through 1250%No approval requiredApproval required from instructor onlyNo approval required
Days 13 through 1425%No approval requiredApproval required from instructor onlyNo approval required
Day 1525%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNo approval required
After day 150%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNo approval required
Second to last day of instruction0%No approval required, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed
Last day of instruction0%Approval required from college scholastic committee, W recorded on transcriptApproval required from both instructor and college scholastic committeeNot allowed

Important Dates

Academics

Wed, Dec 22, 2021 End of fall semester
Tue, Jan 18, 2022 Spring full semester and first 7-week sessions begin
Tue, Mar 15, 2022 Spring second 7-week session begins

Billing & Payment

Sun, Dec 12, 2021 Fall payment due in full (for new charges and/or past due balances)
Thu, Dec 30, 2021 Fifth billing statement for fall available (new charges and past-due balances only, due date: 1/12/22)
Wed, Jan 12, 2022 Fall payment due in full (for new charges and/or past due balances)

Registration

Fri, Dec 3, 2021 Spring registration opens for non-degree and visiting students
Wed, Dec 22, 2021 End of fall semester
Tue, Jan 18, 2022 Spring full semester and first 7-week sessions begin