Wintersession 2019-20 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 2/14/2020

Mon, December 16 UUP eligible students using the UUP Employee Tuition Waiver may register for/add Wintersession courses
Wed, December 18 Last day for International Students to drop courses with no SEVIS fee. The SEVIS fee is not refundable once classes begin (view liability schedule).
Thu, December 19 Classes begin at 8:00am
Thu, December 19 Wintersession Registration Day. Last day to register for winter classes without a permission number.
Fri, December 20 Last day to drop Wintersession courses with 0% tuition and fee liability (view liability schedule).
Fri, December 20 Late registration begins. Late registration fee charged.
Tue, December 24 Last day for students to add Wintersession courses with permission numbers from instructors via MyUAlbany (permission number required).
Wed, December 25 Wintersession classes suspended this day only.
Wed, December 25 Last day to drop Wintersession courses with 50% financial liability (view liability schedule). 100% tuition and fee liability for classes dropped after this date.
Thu, December 26 100% financial liability for dropped Wintersession courses as of this date (view liability schedule).
Thu, December 26 Wintersession classes resume at 8:00am.
Mon, December 30 Last day for students to drop Wintersession courses without receiving a "W".
Wed, January 1 Wintersession classes suspended this day only.
Thu, January 2 Wintersession classes resume at 8:00am.
Thu, January 9 Last day for Graduate students to drop Wintersession courses with a "W".
Wed, January 15 Last day for Undergraduate students to drop Wintersession courses with a "W".
Wed, January 15 Last day for Undergraduate students to file S/U option or return to A-E grading for Wintersession courses.
Fri, January 17 Winter 2020 UNDERGRADUATE and GRADUATE degree applications due - submit via MyUAlbany.  Those students who expect to complete degree requirements by the official conferral date (January 18th, 2020) must apply via MyUAlbany.
Fri, January 17 Last day for dissertation and thesis submission for Winter 2020 graduation.
Fri, January 17 Last day of Wintersession. Finals held this day.
Sat, January 18 Official degree conferral date Winter 2020. While degree clearance begins after the conclusion of final grading, it may take up to one month to complete the posting of all degrees. This timeline should be considered when ordering transcripts and submitting degree verifications. Please check your unofficial transcript to see when your degree has been awarded. Students with degree deficiencies will be contacted via their UAlbany email addresses. For additional information, please check Semester Deadline Announcements under the Academics tab in MyUAlbany.
Tue, January 21 Expected date that final grades for Wintersession classes will be posted and available to students on MyUAlbany (by 12:00pm). Subject to change at any time. Please check Semester Deadline Announcements under the Academics tab in MyUAlbany for additional information. Students who are missing grades after this date should contact their instructors directly.