Key Dates

Dates of Instruction

  AUTUMN 2018 WINTER 2019 SPRING 2019 SUMMER 2019
Full-term A-term B-term
Instruction begins Sep 26, 2018 Jan 7, 2019 Apr 1, 2019 Jun 24, 2019 Jun 24, 2019 Jul 25, 2019
Last day of instruction Dec 7, 2018 Mar 15, 2019 Jun 7, 2019 Aug 23, 2019 July 24, 2019 Aug 23, 2019
Final examination week Dec 8-14, 2018 Mar 16-22, 2019 Jun 8-14, 2019 Typically the last class day of class Typically the last class day of class Typically the last class day of class
First day grades available on MyUW  Dec 19, 2018 Mar 27, 2019 Jun 19, 2019 Aug 28, 2019 Aug 28, 2019 Aug 28, 2019

Registration Dates

Because Non-Degree Enrollment is on a standby, space-available basis, students are encouraged to submit their registration materials and fees at the earliest possible date.

  AUTUMN 2018 WINTER 2019 SPRING 2019 SUMMER 2019
Full-term A-term B-term
Registration begins May 4, 2018 Nov 2, 2018 Feb 15, 2019 Apr 15, 2019 Apr 15, 2019 Apr 15, 2019
Last registration fee ($25) begins Sep 26, 2018 Jan 7, 2019 Apr 1, 2019 Jun 24, 2019 Jun 24, 2019 Jul 24, 2019
Late registration fee ($75) begins Oct 10, 2018 Jan 21, 2019 Apr 15, 2019 Jul 8, 2019 Jul 8, 2019 Aug 8, 2019
Last day to add a course Oct 16, 2018 Jan 27, 2019 Apr 21, 2019 Jul 14, 2019 Jun 30, 2019 Jul 31, 2019

 Adding/Dropping Courses or Complete Withdrawal

For information about how to drop a course, see Drop/Refund Requests.

  AUTUMN 2018 WINTER 2019 SPRING 2019 SUMMER 2019
Full-term A-term B-term
Last day to add, drop or change a course without being assessed a $20 change fee Oct 2, 2018 Jan 11, 2019 Apr 5, 2019 Jun 28, 2019 Jun 28, 2019 Jul 31, 2019
Last day to drop a single course without using the annual drop option (no entry on transcript) Oct 9, 2018 Jan 20, 2019 Apr 14, 2019 Jul 7, 2019 N/A N/A
Last day to change to or from an audit grade option ($20 fee) Oct 9, 2018 Jan 20, 2019 Apr 14, 2019 Jul 5, 2019 Jun 28, 2019 July 31, 2019
Last day to exercise your one annual drop option Nov 13, 2018 Feb 24, 2019 May 19, 2019 Aug 11, 2019 Jul 14, 2019 Aug 14, 2019
Last day to change to or from S/NS grade option ($20 fee) Nov 13, 2018     Feb 24, 2019     May 19, 2019     Aug 11, 2019     Jul 14, 2019     Aug 14, 2019
Last day to withdraw (dropping all courses) Dec 7, 2018 Mar 15, 2019 Jun 7, 2019 Aug 16, 2019 Jul 17, 2019 Aug 16, 2019

Refund Dates

These refund dates apply unless another date is noted on your transaction summary.

  AUTUMN 2018 WINTER 2019 SPRING 2019 SUMMER 2019
Full-term A-term B-term
Last day for 100% tuition refund Oct 2, 2018 Jan 13, 2019 Apr 7, 2019 Jun 30, 2019 Jun 30, 2019 Jul 31, 2019
Last day for 50% tuition refund Oct 25, 2018 Feb 5, 2019 Apr 30, 2019 Jul 14, 2019 Jul 14, 2019 Aug 14, 2019

University Holidays

Classes are not in session on the following holidays:

EARLY FALL START 2018 AUTUMN 2018 WINTER 2019 SPRING 2019 SUMMER 2019
Full-term A-term B-term
Sept 3, 2018 Labor Day Nov 12, 2018 Veterans Day (observed) Jan 1, 2019 New Year’s Day May 27, 2019 Memorial Day July 4, 2019 Independence Day July 4, 2019 Independence Day  
  Nov 22-23, 2018 Thanksgiving Jan 21, 2019 Martin Luther King Day        
  Dec 25, 2018 Christmas Feb 18, 2019 Presidents Day