Academic Calendars

Spring 2020
January 6Spring classes begin
January 10Deadline to drop with 100% tuition refund
January 12-17Late Registration - Spring Semester
January 17Deadline to drop with 50% tuition refund
January 20Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - No Classes
February 17President's Day - No Classes
February 28Last day to drop with a "W" showing on the academic record
March 10Research Day
March 23-27Spring Break
TBDEarly Registration - Summer 2020
May 1Last day to withdraw from classes with a WP or WF
May 4-8Final Exams
May 8Last day to remove an "I" earned in Fall 2019 courses
May 11Grades due to the Office of the University Registrar for graduating seniors
TBDRegular Registration - Summer 2020
May 13Grades due to the Office of the University Registrar for all other students
TBDLast day to submit outstanding documents for May graduation
May 16UAMS Commencement
TBDLate Registration - Summer 2020

* 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 2020
April 1-24Early Registration - Summer
May 11-25Regular Registration - Summer
May 26-June 1Late Registration - Summer
May 26Summer Classes Begin
June 1Deadline to drop with 100% tuition refund (1-5 Class Days)
June 8Deadline 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
June 29-July 10Early Registration - Fall
July 3Independence Day Holiday - No Classes
2Varies by ProgramLast day to withdraw from classes with a "WP" or "WF"
3Varies by ProgramFinal Exams
July 27-August 14Regular Registration - Fall Semester
July 31Grades due to the Office of the University Registrar
August 4Last day to remove an "I" earned in Spring 2020 courses
August 5Last day to submit outstanding documents for August graduation
August 17-21Late 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 2020
June 29-July 10Early Registration - Fall
July 27-August 14Regular Registration - Fall
August 17-21Late Registration - Fall
August 17Fall Classes Begin
August 21Deadline to drop with 100% tuition refund (1-5 Class Days)
August 28Deadline to drop with 50% tuition refund (6-10 Class Days)
Deadline to add a course
September 7Labor Day Holiday - No Classes
October 9Last day to drop with a "W" showing on the academic record
TBDEarly Registration - Spring
November 11Veteran's Day Holiday - No Classes
November 26Thanksgiving Holiday - No Classes
November 30Last day to withdraw from classes with a “WP” or “WF”
December 7-11Final Exams
December 16Grades due to the Office of the University Registrar
December 18Last day to remove an "I" earned in Summer 2020 courses
December 19Last day to submit outstanding documents for December graduation
TBDRegular Registration - Spring Semester
TBDLate Registration - Spring Semester