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Spring 2013 Academic Calendar

The Academic Calendar is subject to change at any time by official action of the University at Albany.

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Published on 4/15/2014

Wed, January 2

Spring 2013 Degree application submission available for UNDERGRADUATE & GRADUATE students. Those students who expect to complete degree requirements by the official degree conferral date (5/19/2013) must apply via MyUAlbany

Wed, January 23

First day for non-UAlbany students to cross-register for UAlbany courses

Wed, January 23

Classes begin at 8:00am

Wed, January 23

 Final registration day; Last day to register without a late fee

Thu, January 24

Late registration begins. Late registration fee charged.

Sun, January 27 - Mon, January 28

UUP eligible students using the ECRP waiver may register for/add 8 Week 1 course

Mon, January 28

Last day to add 8 Week 1 course without permission of instructor via MyUAlbany (no permission number required)

Tue, January 29 - Wed, January 30

UUP eligible students using the ECRP waiver may register for/add semester length course

Tue, January 29

Last day to drop semester length and 8 Week 1 courses with 0% financial liability (view liability schedule). Note: the University Fee and SEVIS fee is not refundable once classes begin.

Wed, January 30

Last day to add 8 Week 1 course with permission of instructor via MyUAlbany (permission number required). Adding courses after this date will require a letter from the course instructor.

Wed, January 30

Last day to drop 8 Week 1 course without receiving "W"

Wed, January 30

Last day to formally audit 8 Week 1 course (information can be found here)

Wed, January 30

Last day to add semester length course without permission of instructor via MyUAlbany (no permission number required)

Tue, February 5

Last day for non-UAlbany students to cross-register for UAlbany courses

Tue, February 5

Last day to drop semester length course without receiving a "W"

Tue, February 5

Last day to formally audit semester length course (information can be found here)

Tue, February 5

Last day to drop semester length courses with 30% financial liability (view liability schedule).

Tue, February 5

Last day to drop 8 Week 1 courses with 60% financial liability (view liability schedule).

Tue, February 5

Last day of late registration for the semester

Tue, February 5

Last day to add semester length course with permission of instructor via MyUAlbany (permission number required). Adding courses after this date requires a letter from the instructor.

Tue, February 12

Last day to drop semester length courses with 50% financial liability (view liability schedule).

Tue, February 12

Last day to drop 8 Week 1 courses with 80% financial liability (view liability schedule).

Wed, February 13

100% financial responsibility for dropped 8 Week 1 courses (view liability schedule).

Fri, February 15

Spring 2013 UNDERGRADUATE degree applications due - submit via MyUAlbany

Tue, February 19

Last day for GRADUATE students to drop 8 Week 1 course ("W" assigned)

Tue, February 19

Last day to drop semester length courses with 70% financial liability (view liability schedule).

Wed, February 20

100% financial liability for dropped semester length courses (view liability schedule).

Fri, February 22

Last day to add 8 Week 1 course with letter from instructor

Fri, February 22

Last day for UNDERGRADUATE students to drop 8 Week 1 course ("W" assigned)

Fri, February 22

Last day for UNDERGRADUATE students to file S/U option or return to A-E grading for 8 Week 1 course

Mon, February 25

Undergraduate students who expect to complete degree requirements by the official degree conferral date (5/19/2013) but have not yet applied for Spring 2013 Graduation must now apply in person at the Registrar's Office, Campus Center B-52.

Mon, March 11

Midterm Point

Mon, March 11

8 Week 1 Final Examination period begins

Tue, March 12

8 Week 1 Final Examination period ends

Wed, March 13

8 Week 2 classes begin at 8:00am

Fri, March 15 - Fri, March 22

Classes Suspended

Tue, March 19

Last day to drop 8 Week 2 courses with 0% financial liability (view liability schedule).

Sat, March 23

Classes Resume

Sun, March 24 - Mon, March 25

UUP eligible students using the ECRP waiver may register for/add 8 Week 2 course

Mon, March 25

Last day for GRADUATE students to drop semester length course ("W" assigned)

Mon, March 25

Last day to formally audit an 8 Week 2 course (information can be found here)

Mon, March 25

Last day to add 8 Week 2 course without permission of instructor via MyUAlbany (no permission number required)

Tue, March 26

Last day to drop 8 Week 2 courses with 60% financial liability (view liability schedule).

Tue, March 26

Passover - Classes in Session
Under existing State law (Education Law §224-a), campuses are required to excuse without penalty individual students absent from class because of religious beliefs and to provide equivalent opportunity to students to make up study or work requirements missed because of such absences. Click here for more information.

Wed, March 27

Advance Registration for Summer 2013 and Fall 2013 begins

Thu, March 28

Last day to add 8 Week 2 course with permission of instructor via MyUAlbany (permission number required)

Thu, March 28

Last day to drop 8 Week 2 course without receiving "W"

Sun, March 31 - Mon, April 1

Easter - Classes in Session
Under existing State law (Education Law §224-a), campuses are required to excuse without penalty individual students absent from class because of religious beliefs and to provide equivalent opportunity to students to make up study or work requirements missed because of such absences. Click here for more information.

Tue, April 2

Last day to drop 8 Week 2 courses with 80% financial liability (view liability schedule).

Wed, April 3

100% financial liability for dropped 8 Week 2 courses (view liability schedule)

Fri, April 5

Last day for students to make up incomplete grades from Fall 2012 or Winter 2012

Mon, April 8

Last day to add semester length course with a letter from instructor

Mon, April 8

Last day for UNDERGRADUATE students to drop semester length course ("W" assigned)

Mon, April 8

Last day for UNDERGRADUATE students to file S/U option or return to A-E grading for semester length course

Wed, April 17

Last day for GRADUATE students to drop 8 Week 2 course ("W" assigned)

Mon, April 22

Last day for UNDERGRADUATE students to drop 8 Week 2 course ("W" assigned)

Mon, April 22

Last day for UNDERGRADUATE students to file S/U option or return to A-E grading for 8 Week 2 course

Mon, April 22

Last day to add 8 Week 2 courses with a letter from instructor

Wed, May 1

Last day for dissertation and thesis submission for Spring 2013 graduation

Wed, May 8

Last Day for UNDERGRADUATE students to withdraw voluntarily from the University and receive "W" grades

Wed, May 8

Last Day of Classes

Thu, May 9

Reading Day

Fri, May 10

Final Examinations begin

Fri, May 17

Spring 2013 GRADUATE degree applications due - submit via MyUAlbany. If students have not applied by April 15th there is no guarantee that their name will appear in the May Commencement Program.

Fri, May 17

Final Examinations end

Sat, May 18 - Sun, May 19

Spring 2013 Commencement Weekend

Sun, May 19

Official degree conferral date Spring 2013

Tue, May 28

Summer Sessions begin

Fri, August 16

Summer Sessions end