Academic Calendars

Spring 2021
November 16-30Early Registration - Spring
December 14 - January 10Regular Registration - Spring
January 11Spring Classes Begin
January 11-15Late Registration - Spring
January 15Deadline to drop with 100% tuition refund (1-5 class days)
January 18Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – No classes
January 22Deadline to drop with 50% tuition refund (6-10 class days)
February 15President’s Day – No classes
March 5Last day to drop with a "W" showing on the academic record
TBDResearch Day
March 22-26Spring Break
April 5-16Early Registration - Summer
April 26Last day to withdraw from classes with a WP or WF
May 3-7Final Exams
May 3-23Regular Registration - Summer Semester
May 10Grades due to the Office of the University Registrar for graduating seniors
May 12Grades due to the Office of the University Registrar for all other students
May 14Last day to remove an "I" earned in Fall 2020 courses
May 14Last day to submit outstanding documents for May graduation
May 15UAMS Commencement
May 24-26 Late Registration - Summer Semester

* The last official date of regular registration is the UAMS Official First Day of Classes (listed above). Actual regular registration for each individual college ends after the 1st class day for the college/program, which may fall after the end date listed above.

** Late registration officially begins the day after the UAMS Official First Day of Classes (listed above) and runs through the 5th business day. Actual late registration for each individual college occurs from the 2nd through 5th business days following the start of classes for the college and requires department/college approval.

Summer 2021
April 5-16Early Registration - Summer
May 3-23Regular Registration - Summer
May 24-26Late Registration - Summer
May 24Summer Classes Begin
May 28Deadline to drop with 100% tuition refund (1-5 Class Days)
May 31Memorial Day Holiday - No Classes
June 4Deadline to drop with 50% tuition refund (6-10 Class Days)
Deadline to add a course
1Varies by ProgramLast day to drop with a "W" showing on the academic record
TBDEarly Registration - Fall
July 5Independence Day Holiday - No Classes
2Varies by ProgramLast day to withdraw from classes with a "WP" or "WF"
3Varies by ProgramFinal Exams
TBDRegular Registration - Fall Semester
TBDGrades due to the Office of the University Registrar
August 6Last day to remove an "I" earned in Spring 2020 courses
August 7Last day to submit outstanding documents for August graduation
TBDLate Registration - Fall Semester

1Last day to withdraw with a “W” is the midpoint of a course.  This date varies based on the individual program’s summer schedule.

2 Last day to withdraw with “WP” or “WF” is 6 days prior to the end of regular classes.  This does NOT include final exam week. This date varies based on the individual program’s summer schedule.

3Final exam schedules are set by each program based on their individual summer schedules.

Fall 2021
TBDEarly Registration - Fall
TBDRegular Registration - Fall
TBDLate Registration - Fall
August 16Fall Classes Begin
August 20Deadline to drop with 100% tuition refund (1-5 Class Days)
August 27Deadline to drop with 50% tuition refund (6-10 Class Days)
Deadline to add a course
September 6Labor Day Holiday - No Classes
October 11Last day to drop with a "W" showing on the academic record
November 11Veteran's Day Holiday - No Classes
TBDEarly Registration - Spring
November 25Thanksgiving Holiday - No Classes
November 29Last day to withdraw from classes with a WP or WF
December 6-10Final Exams
TBDGrades due to the Office of the University Registrar
December 17Last day to remove an "I" earned in Summer 2020 courses
December 18Last day to submit outstanding documents for December graduation
TBDRegular Registration - Spring Semester
TBDLate Registration - Spring Semester

* The last official date of regular registration is the UAMS Official First Day of Classes (listed above). Actual regular registration for each individual college ends after the 1st class day for the college/program, which may fall after the end date listed above.

** Late registration officially begins the day after the UAMS Official First Day of Classes (listed above) and runs through the 5th business day. Actual late registration for each individual college occurs from the 2nd through 5th business days following the start of classes for the college and requires department/college approval.