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Spring 2015 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 12/19/2014

Fri, January 2

Spring 2015 Degree Application Submission Available for UNDERGRADUATE & GRADUATE students. Those students who expect to complete their degree requirements by the official degree conferral date (5/17/2015) must apply via MyUAlbany.

Wed, January 21

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

Wed, January 21

Classes begin at 8:00 am

Thu, January 22

Late registration begins. Late registration fee charged.

Fri, January 23 - Mon, January 26

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

Mon, January 26 Last day to add 8 Week 1 course without permission of instructor via MyUAlbany (no permission number required)  

Tue, January 27

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 are not refundable once classes begin.

Tue, January 27 - Wed, January 28

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

Wed, January 28

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

Wed, January 28

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 28 Last day to drop 8 Week 1 course without receiving a "W"
Tue, February 3

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

Tue, February 3

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

Tue, February 3

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

Tue, February 3

Last day of late registration for the semester

Tue, February 3

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

Tue, February 3

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

Tue, February 10

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

Tue, February 10

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

Wed, February 11

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

Fri, February 13

Spring 2015 UNDERGRADUATE degree applications due - submit via MyUAlbany

Tue, February 17

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

Tue, February 17

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

Wed, February 18

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

Fri, February 20

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

Fri, February 20

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

Mon, March 9

8 Week 1 Final Examination period begins

Mon, March 9

Midterm Point

Tue, March 10

Last day of 8 Week 1 classes

Tue, March 10

8 Week 1 Final Examination period ends

Wed, March 11

8 Week 2 classes begin at 8:00am

Fri, March 13 - Mon, March 23

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

Sat, March 14 - Fri, March 20

Classes Suspended
Spring Break

Tue, March 17

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

Fri, March 20

Spring 2015 GRADUATE degree applications due - submit via MyUAlbany

Sat, March 21

Classes Resume at 8:00am

Mon, March 23

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

Mon, March 23 - Mon, April 20

Advance Registration for Summer 2015 and Fall 2015 begins

Mon, March 23

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

Tue, March 24

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

Wed, March 25

Last day to add 8 Week 2 course with permission of instructor via MyUAlbany (permission number required). Adding courses after this date will require a letter from the course instructor.

Wed, March 25

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

Tue, March 31

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

Wed, April 1

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

Fri, April 3

Classes Suspended at 2:35pm
Passover

Sat, April 4

Classes Suspended
Passover

Sun, April 5

Classes Suspended
Easter

Mon, April 6

Classes Resume at 12:35pm

Tue, April 7

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

Tue, April 7

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

Fri, April 10

Last day for students to make up incomplete grades from Fall 2014 or Winter 2015

Tue, April 14

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

Fri, April 17

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

Fri, April 17

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

Fri, May 1

Last day for dissertation and thesis submission for Spring 2015 graduation

Wed, May 6

Last day of classes

Wed, May 6

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

Thu, May 7

Reading Day

Fri, May 8

Final Examinations begin

Fri, May 15

Final Examinations end

Sat, May 16 - Sun, May 17

Spring 2015 Commencement Weekend

Sun, May 17

Official degree conferral date Spring 2015