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Note: For variable-length classes, please see individual class descriptions or the refund schedule for deadlines.

Fall 2014 | Winter 2015 | Spring 2015

Fall 2014

Wed July 16 CPE Fall registration begins
Tues Aug. 26 Univ-scheduled Open Class Registration begins
Mon Sept 1 Labor Day - Offices closed
Tues Sept 2 Fall classes begin; Registration Offices open until 6 pm
Sun Sept 14 Last day to submit registration on CPE website
Mon Sept 15 Last day for registrations by fax, walk-in and mail
Mon Sept 15 Last day for 100% refund (less registration fee)
Mon Sept 15 Add/Drop ends: Registration Office open 8:30 am-6 pm
Tues Sept 16 Withdrawal period begins
Mon Oct 13 Columbus Day - Offices closed
Tues Oct 14 Monday class schedule followed
Tues Oct 14 Last day to drop with "DR" (Graduate students)
Wed Oct 15 Winter Registration begins
Thurs Oct 16 Last day for 50% class fee refund
Thurs Oct 16 Last day to withdraw with a "W" or select P/F (undergraduates)
Tues Nov 11 Veteran's Day - Offices closed
Wed Nov 12 Tuesday Class Schedule
Fri Nov 14 Spring Registration begins (tentative)
Thurs Nov 27 Thanksgiving - Offices closed
Fri Nov 28 Thanksgiving recess
Mon Dec 1 Classes resume
Mon Dec 1 Grade Rosters available for faculty in SPIRE (approximate)
Fri Dec 5 Last day of classes
Sat Dec 6 Reading Day
Mon Dec 8 Finals begin
Sat Dec 13 Finals end
Mon Dec 15 Snow Day for Dec 13 exams; Semester ends
Mon Dec 22 Final grades due on SPIRE from faculty
Thurs Dec 25 Christmas Holiday - Offices closed
Sat Dec 27 Grades show on transcripts

Winter 2015

Wed Oct 15
CPE Winter registration begins
Mon Dec 15 Online Winter classes begin
Tues Dec 16 Last day to submit registration on the UMassULearn website
Wed Dec 17 Last day for registrations on SPIRE or by fax, walk-in, mail to be received
Wed Dec 17 Add/Drop ends
Wed Dec 17 Last day for refund (100% less registration fee)
Thurs Dec 18 Withdrawal period begins
Wed Dec 24 Holiday Recess begins
Thurs Dec 25 Christmas Holiday Observed - Offices Closed
Fri Dec 26 Classes resume
Tues Dec 30 Offices Closed
Wed Dec 31 New Year's Holiday Break - Offices Closed
Thurs Jan 1 New Year's Holiday Break - Offices Closed
Fri Jan 2 University offices reopen
Fri Jan 2 Mid-semester - Withdraw with a "W" ends
Wed Jan 7 Grades rosters available to instructors (approximate)
Sat Jan 17 Last day of classes
Mon Jan 19 Martin Luther King Holiday - Offices Closed; No Classes
Wed Jan 21 Final grades due
Thurs Jan 22 Grades posted to SPIRE
Sat Jan 24 Grades show on transcripts

Spring 2015

Wed Nov 19
Registration begins (matriculated students - check SPIRE for enrollment appt date/time)
Mon Jan 12 Preview of Univ Day Open Courses available on Web
Tues Jan 13
Univ. Day Open Course Registration begins
Tues Jan 20 Spring classes begin; Registration Office open until 6 p.m.
Sun Feb 1 Last day to submit registration on UMassULearn website
Mon Feb 2
Last day for registrations by fax, walk-in, mail to be received
Mon Feb 2
Add/Drop ends; Registration Office open 8:30 am-6 pm
Mon Feb 2 Refund period ends (100% less registration fee)
Tues Feb 3 Withdrawal period ends
Mon Feb 16
Presidents' Day Holiday - No Classes; Offices Closed
Mon March 2 Last day to drop with "DR" for Graduate students
Thurs March 5 50% refund period for term-long classes ends
Sat March 14 Spring Recess begins after last class
Mon March 16 Summer Session Registration Begins -- date tentative
Mon March 23
Classes resume
Mon April 20 Patriot's Day Holiday - No Classes; Offices Closed
Wed April 22 Monday class schedule followed
Thurs April 24
Grade Rosters available on SPIRE
Wed April 29
Last day of classes
Thurs
April 30
Reading Day
Fri May 1 Finals Begin
Sun May 3 Second Reading Day
Mon May 4 Final Exams resume
Thurs May 7 Last day of final exams; Semester ends
Fri May 7 Graduate and Undergraduate Commencements
Sat May 9 Stockbridge Commencement
Tues May 12 Final grades due in SPIRE
Thurs May 14 Official Grades show on transcripts
Mon May 25 Memorial Day Holiday - Offices Closed
 
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