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Academic Records

Spring 2021 Academic Calendar 

Not all courses conform to the standard session dates. Please see individual courses for exact dates.

Subject to change.

DateDay(s) 
October 4 Sunday Registration begins for Graduate and Senior class standing students at 10pm
October 11 Sunday Registration begins for Junior class standing students at 10pm
October 18 Sunday Registration begins for Sophomore class standing students at 10pm
October 25 Sunday Registration begins for Freshmen class standing students at 10pm
February 1 Monday Classes Begin
February 7 Sunday Last day to register or add a class online
February 8 Monday Department permission required to add classes. Override form required to register.
February 26 Friday Absolute last day to register or add a class
March 1 Monday Last day to drop a course without receiving a "W" grade on transcript.
March 3 Wednesday Classes Not in Session
March 12 Friday Last day to file the Pass/D/D+/Fail form
March 23 Tuesday Classes not in session.
March 31 Wednesday Classes not in session.
April 16 Friday Last day to file the Repeat Course form
Last day to withdraw from an individual course - for Undergraduate students.
April 20 Tuesday Classes Not in Session
April 26 Monday CONVERSION DAY – All classes follow Wednesday Schedule
April 28 Wednesday Classes Not in Session
May 12 Wednesday Last day to completely withdraw for all courses - for Undergraduate students
May 13 & 14 Thursday & Friday Snow/Study/Reading day for Undergraduate classes only. Graduate classes meet as normal.
May 14 Friday Last day to withdraw from a course - for Graduate students.
May 15-21 Saturday-Friday Final exams for all classes.
May 21 Friday Semester ends.
May 23 Sunday Commencement

Students are responsible for adhering to the published deadlines. CLICK THE "FEE INFORMATION" TAB AT THE TOP OF THIS PAGE.

NOTE: UNREGISTERED STUDENTS WHO REMAIN IN COURSES WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO REGISTER AFTER THIS DEADLINE AND WILL FORFEIT ANY CREDITS/GRADES THAT THEY FEEL THEY ARE ENTITLED TO BY VIRTUE OF ATTENDING THE COURSE(S) IN QUESTION.

Click here for the School of Law Academic Calendar.

Click here for the Zucker School of Medicine Academic Calendar.

Day2/1-5/22/2021 
January 5, 2021 Tuesday Bill payment due
January 6, 2021 Wednesday Late payment fee assessed ($100)
January 6, 2021 Wednesday Late registration fee for Continuing Undergraduates begins ($100)
February 8, 2021 Monday Change of program fee begins ($25)
February 8, 2021 Monday Late registration fee for all students begins ($300)
February 15, 2021 Monday Late payment fee assessed ($150)
Through February 7, 2021 Monday - Sunday 100% Tuition Refund
February 8 – 14, 2021 Monday-Sunday 75% Tuition Refund
February 15 – 21, 2021 Monday-Sunday 50% Tuition Refund
February 22 – 28, 2021 Monday-Sunday 25% Tuition Refund
March 1, 2021 Monday Late fee - Filing for Graduation  UG = $50    GR = $25
March 15, 2021 Sunday Late Payment fee assessed ($250)

NO REFUNDS AFTER February 23. **PLEASE BE AWARE THAT FEES ARE NOT REFUNDABLE ONCE THE TERM BEGINS** 

THE TUITION REFUND SCHEDULE ABOVE ONLY APPLIES TO FULL SEMESTER COURSES. SHORTER DEADLINES APPLY TO SHORTER COURSES.

STUDENTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR TUITION & FEES, IN ACCORDANCE WITH UNIVERSITY POLICY, REGARDLESS OF CLASS ATTENDANCE.

NOTE: UNREGISTERED STUDENTS WHO REMAIN IN COURSES WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO REGISTER AFTER THIS DEADLINE AND WILL FORFEIT ANY CREDITS/GRADES THAT THEY FEEL THEY ARE ENTITLED TO BY VIRTUE OF ATTENDING THE COURSE(S) IN QUESTION.