Academic Calendars

Fall 2018
June 25 – July 6Early Registration - Fall
July 23 – August 13Regular Registration – Fall*
August 14 – 17Late Registration - Fall**
August 16Fall Classes Begin
August 22Deadline to drop a course with 100% tuition refund
August 29Deadline to drop a course with 50% tuition refund
September 3Labor Day Holiday No Classes
October 5Last day to drop with a "W" showing on the academic record
October 29 – November 9Early Registration - Spring Semester
November 12Veteran’s Day Holiday - No Classes
November 22Thanksgiving Holiday - No Classes
November 30Last day to withdraw from classes with a WP or WF
December 3 – 7Final Exams
December 14Grades Due to the Office of the University Registrar for December graduating seniors
Last day to Remove "I" earned in Summer 2018 Classes
Last day to submit outstanding documents for December graduation
December 3 – January 7Regular Registration - Spring Semester*
December 19Grades Due to the Office of the University Registrar for all other students
December 21End of Fall semester
Spring 2019
January 7Spring Classes Begin
January 8 – 12Late Registration - Spring **
January 11Deadline to drop a course with 100% tuition refund
January 18Deadline to drop a course with 50% tuition refund
January 21Martin Luther King, Jr., Day – No Classes
February 18Presidents' Day – No Classes
March 1Last day to drop with a "W" showing on the academic record
March 12Research Day
March 18 – 22Spring Break
April 1 – 26Early Registration – Summer; Regular Registration for Physician Assistant Studies
May 3Last day to withdraw from classes with a WP or W/F
May 6 – 10Final Exams
May 10Grades due the Office of the University Registrar for graduating seniors
May 13 – 28Regular Registration - Summer*
May 17Grades due to Office of the University Registrar for all other students
Last day to Remove "I" earned in Fall 2017 Classes
Last day to submit outstanding documents for May graduation
May 18UAMS Commencement
Summer 2019
May 28 – June 4Late Registration - Summer **
May 28Summer Classes Begin
See CHP Catalog for information on withdrawal deadlines for Summer 2018 Semester
Varies by programMidterm – Last day to drop with a “W” showing on the academic record
July 4Independence Day Holiday No Classes
Varies by programLast day to withdraw from classes with a WP or WF – consult individual program
Varies by programFinal Exams

* 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.