Key Dates

Dates of Instruction

 AUTUMN 2021WINTER 2022SPRING 2022SUMMER 2022
Full-termA-termB-term
Instruction beginsSep 29, 2021Jan 3, 2022Mar 28, 2022Jun 20, 2022Jun 20, 2022Jul 21, 2022
Last day of instructionDec 10, 2021Mar 11, 2022Jun 3, 2022Aug 19, 2022Jul 20, 2022Aug 19, 2022
Final examination weekDec 11-17, 2021Mar 12-18, 2022Jun 6-10, 2022Typically the last day of classTypically the last day of classTypically the last day of class
First day grades available on MyUW Dec 22, 2021Mar 23, 2022Jun 15, 2022Aug 24, 2022Aug 24, 2022
Aug 24, 2022

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 2021WINTER 2022SPRING 2022SUMMER 2022
Full-termA-termB-term
Registration beginsMay 7, 2021Nov 5, 2021Feb 11, 2022Apr 11, 2022Apr 11, 2022Apr 11, 2022
Late registration fee ($25) beginsSep 29, 2021Jan 3, 2022Mar 28, 2022Jun 20, 2022Jun 20, 2022
Jul 21, 2022
Late registration fee ($75) beginsOct 13, 2021Jan 17, 2022Apr 11, 2022Jul 4, 2022Jul 4, 2022Aug 4, 2022

 Adding/Dropping Courses or Complete Withdrawal

For information about how to drop a course, see Drops & Refunds.

 AUTUMN 2021WINTER 2022SPRING 2022SUMMER 2022
Full-termA-termB-term
Late Add Period - $20 fee and entry codes required from academic departments to add all courses beginningOct 6, 2021Jan 10, 2022Apr 4, 2022Jun 27, 2022Jun 27, 2022
Jun 27, 2022
Last day to add a course through MyUWOct 19, 2021Jan 23, 2022Apr 17, 2022Jul 10, 2022Jun 26, 2022Jul 26, 2022
Last day to change to or from an audit grade option ($20 fee)Oct 12, 2021Jan 16, 2022Apr 10, 2022Jul 1, 2022Jun 24, 2022Jul 26, 2022
Late Course Drop Period - Use of Current Quarter Drop required and a $20 fee is assessedOct 13 - Dec 10, 2021Jan 17 - Mar 11, 2022Apr 11 - Jun 3, 2022Jul 2 - Aug 12, 2022Jun 27 - Jul 20, 2022Jul 27 - Aug 12, 2022
Last day to change to or from S/NS grade option ($20 fee)Nov 16, 2021Feb 20, 2022May 15, 2022

Aug 7, 2022

Jul 10, 2022

Aug 10, 2022

Last day to withdraw (dropping all courses)Dec 10, 2021Mar 11, 2022Jun 3, 2022

Aug 12, 2022

Jul 13, 2022

Aug 12, 2022

Refund Dates

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

 AUTUMN 2021WINTER 2022SPRING 2021SUMMER 2022
Full-termA-termB-term
Last day for 100% tuition refundOct 5, 2021Jan 9, 2022Apr 3, 2022

Jun 26, 2022

Jun 27, 2022

Jul 28, 2022

Last day for 50% tuition refundOct 28, 2021Feb 1, 2022Apr 26, 2022 Jul 10, 2022Jul 10, 2022Aug 10, 2022

University Holidays

Classes are not in session on the following holidays:

EARLY FALL START 2021AUTUMN 2021WINTER 2022SPRING 2022SUMMER 2022
Full-termA-termB-term

Sep 6, 2021
Labor Day

Nov 11, 2021
Veterans Day

Dec 31, 2022
New Year’s Day

May 30, 2022
Memorial Day
Jul 4, 2022
Independence Day 
Jul 4, 2022
Independence Day 
 
 Nov 25-26, 2021
Thanksgiving
Jan 17, 2022
Martin Luther King Day
    
 Christmas
Dec 25, 2021
Presidents' Day
Feb 21, 2022