Calendar

Spring Session 2018 Calendar


February 2017

  • February 15, 2017 -- Wednesday - Priority filing deadline for the 2017-2018 academic year for financial aid for entering freshmen
  • February 28, 2017 -- Tuesday - Last day for filing an application for an August 2017 undergraduate degree online in myUK

March 2017

  • March 15, 2017 -- Wednesday - Priority filing deadline for the 2017-2018 academic year for financial aid for continuing and transfer students

August 2017

  • August 15, 2017 -- Tuesday - Deadline for international applications to be submitted to The Graduate School for the 2018 Spring Semester

September 2017

  • September 15, 2017 -- Friday - Deadline for applying with college deans for reinstatement after a second academic suspension for the 2018 Spring Semester
  • September 17-February 17 -- Sunday through Friday - Approved time period to apply in myUK for a May 2018 degree from the Graduate School
  • September 29, 2017 -- Friday - Deadline for students to schedule an appointment for reinstatement in all colleges for the 2018 Spring Semester

October 2017

  • October 15, 2017 -- Sunday - Deadline for submission of application and all required documents to the Office of Admissions for undergraduate applicants planning to attend November “see blue” U Orientation (including registration for spring classes)
  • October 15, 2017 -- Sunday - Deadline for undergraduate international applicants to submit 2018 Spring Semester application

November 2017

  • November 17, 2017 -- Friday - “see blue” U Orientation for freshmen, transfer, readmission students admitted for spring 2018
  • November 28, 2017 -- Tuesday - Final deadline for submission of application and all required documents to the Office of Admissions for undergraduate admission for the 2018 Spring Semester
  • November 29, 2017-January 7, 2018 -- Wednesday through Sunday - Add/Drop for registered students for the 2018 Spring Semester
  • November 30, 2017 -- Thursday - Last day for filing an application for a May 2018 undergraduate degree online in myUK

December 2017

  • December 4, 2017 -- Monday - Deadline for applying for admission to the Graduate School for the 2018 Spring Semester
  • December 6, 2017 -- Wednesday - Last day for students in the Employee Educational Program registered through December 6 to submit EEP form to Human Resource Services to confirm 2018 Spring Semester registration and tuition waiver

January

  • January 3-6 -- Wednesday through Saturday - Opening-of-term add/drop for registered students
  • January 3-8 -- Wednesday through Monday - Registration for new program graduate students
  • January 4-8 -- Thursday through Monday - Registration for new post-baccalaureate students
  • January 5 -- Friday - International Student “see blue” U Orientation
  • January 8 -- Monday - “see blue” U Orientation and Registration for new freshmen and transfer students who have been cleared for admission but did not priority register including registration for Evening and Weekend
  • January 8-9 -- Monday and Tuesday - Opening-of-term add/drop for registered students
  • January 9 -- Tuesday - Last day a student may officially drop a course or cancel registration with the University Registrar for a full refund of fees
  • January 9 -- Tuesday - “see blue” U Orientation and Registration for readmission and non-degree students including registration for Evening and Weekend
  • January 10 -- Wednesday - First day of classes
  • January 10-17 -- Wednesday through Wednesday - Late registration for returning students who did not priority register and new applicants cleared late for admission. A late fee is assessed students who register late.
  • January 15 -- Monday - Martin Luther King Birthday -- Academic Holiday
  • January 17 -- Wednesday - Last day to add a class for the 2018 Spring Semester
  • January 17 -- Wednesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive an 80 percent refund
  • January 17 -- Wednesday - Last day for students in the Employee Educational Program who registered and/or changed schedules after December 6 to submit EEP form to Human Resource Services to confirm 2018 Spring Semester registration and tuition waiver
  • January 22 -- Monday - Payment deadline of registration fees and/or housing and dining fees -- if total amount due is not paid as indicated on the account statement, a late payment fee of 1.25 percent of the amount past due will be assessed
  • January 31 -- Wednesday - Last day to drop a course without it appearing on the student’s transcript
  • January 31 -- Wednesday - Last day to change grading option (pass/ fail to letter grade or letter grade to pass/fail; credit to audit or audit to credit)

February

  • February 1 -- Thursday - Deadline for international applications to be submitted to The Graduate School for the 2018 Fall Semester
  • February 1 -- Thursday - Preferred deadline for submitting application for admission to the College of Dentistry for the 2018 Fall Semester
  • February 7 -- Wednesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive a 50 percent refund
  • February 8 -- Thursday - Deadline for submission of application and all required documents to the Office of Undergraduate Admission and University Registrar for change of residency status for 2018 Spring Semester
  • February 20 -- Tuesday - Last day for doctoral candidates for a May 2018 degree to submit a Notification of Intent to schedule a final examination in The Graduate School
  • February 20 -- Tuesday - Last day to apply for May 2018 degree (the Graduate School) online in myUK
  • February 26-March 12 -- Monday through Monday - Midterm Grading window is open. The mid-term grading window will close at midnight on March 12.
  • February 26-April 18 -- Monday through Wednesday - Students are prohibited from changing academic majors
  • February 27 -- Tuesday - Last day for submission of application for admission to the College of Law for the 2018 Fall Semester
  • February 28 -- Wednesday - Last day for filing an application for an August 2018 undergraduate degree online in myUK

March

  • March 5 -- Monday - Midterm of 2018 Spring Semester
  • March 12-17 -- Monday through Saturday - Spring Vacation -- Academic Holidays
  • March 26-April 17 -- Monday through Tuesday - Priority registration for the 2018 Fall Semester and both 2018 Summer Sessions
  • March 30 -- Friday - Last day to withdraw from the University or reduce course load. Students can withdraw or reduce course load after this date only for “urgent non- academic reasons.”

April

  • April 5 -- Thursday - Last day for candidates for a May 2018 degree to schedule a final examination in The Graduate School
  • April 6 -- Friday - Deadline for applying for admission to the Graduate School for the 2018 Summer Session
  • April 15 -- Sunday - Last day to submit application for degree to receive an August 2018 degree in the Graduate School and be on the "Early list" for whom degrees will be conferred in August (see June 20)
  • April 19 -- Thursday - Last day for candidates for a May 2018 degree to sit for a final examination
  • April 23-May 7 -- Monday through Monday - Final Grading window is open. The final deadline for submission of grades online in the grading portal is midnight, May 7.
  • April 24-30 -- Tuesday through Monday - 2018 Summer Session registration and add/drop continue for students enrolled in the 2018 Spring Semester
  • April 27 -- Friday - Last day of classes
  • April 27 -- Friday - Last day candidates for May 2018 degree to submit thesis/dissertation for formal review to The Graduate School
  • April 30-May 4 -- Monday through Friday - Final Examinations

May

  • May 1-June 16 -- Tuesday through Saturday - Add/Drop for priority registered students for the 2018 Fall Semester
  • May 4 -- Friday - End of 2018 Spring Semester
  • May 4 -- Friday - Last day for candidates for a May 2018 degree to have a thesis/dissertation accepted by The Graduate School
  • May 4 & 6 -- Friday and Sunday - Commencement - www.uky.edu/Commencement
  • May 7 -- Monday - Final deadline for submission of grades online in the grading portal is midnight
  • May 7-August 17 -- Monday through Friday - College of Pharmacy 15-Week Summer Term

Summer Session 2018 Calendar


May

  • May 7 -- Monday - Beginning of College of Pharmacy 15-week Summer Term
  • May 8 -- Tuesday - First day of classes
  • May 8 -- Tuesday - Last day a student may officially drop a course or cancel registration with the University Registrar for a full refund of fees
  • May 8-9 -- Tuesday through Wednesday - Late registration for returning students not already registered and new applicants cleared late for admission. A late fee is assessed to students who register late.
  • May 15 -- Tuesday - Last day to add a class for the 2018 Summer Session
  • May 15 -- Tuesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive an 80 percent refund
  • May 22 -- Tuesday - Payment deadline of registration fees and/or housing and dining fees-if total amount due is not paid as indicated on the account statement, a late payment fee of 1.5 percent of the amount past due will be assessed
  • May 26 -- Saturday - Last day to drop a course without it appearing on the student’s transcript
  • May 26 -- Saturday - Last day to change grading option (pass/fail to letter grade or letter grade to pass/fail; credit to audit or audit to credit)
  • May 28 -- Monday - Memorial Day -- Academic Holiday
  • May 30 -- Wednesday - Last day to officially withdraw from the University or reduce course load and receive a 50 percent refund

June

  • June 20 -- Wednesday - Last day to submit application for degree to receive an August degree in the Graduate School and be on the "Late list" for whom degrees will be conferred in late September (see April 15)
  • June 20 -- Wednesday - Last day for doctoral candidates for the August 2018 degree to submit a Notification of Intent to schedule a final exam in the Graduate School
  • June 20 -- Wednesday - Midterm of 2018 Summer Session

July

  • July 4 -- Wednesday - Independence Day -- Academic Holiday
  • July 5 -- Thursday - Last day for candidates for an August 2018 degree to schedule a final examination in The Graduate School
  • July 8 -- Sunday - Last day to withdraw from the University or reduce course load. Students can withdraw or reduce course load after this date only for “urgent non-academic reasons.”
  • July 19 -- Thursday - Last day for candidates for an August 2018 degree to sit for the final examination in the Graduate School
  • July 20 Friday -- Deadline for applying for admission to the Graduate School for the 2018 Fall Semester
  • July 26 -- Thursday - Last day for candidates for August 2018 degree to submit thesis/dissertation for formal review to the Graduate School
  • July 23-August 6 -- Monday through Monday - Final Grading window is open. The final deadline for submission of grades online in the grading portal is midnight, August 6.

August

  • August 2 -- Thursday - Last day for candidates for an August degree to submit thesis/dissertation to the Graduate School
  • August 2 -- Thursday - Final Examinations
  • August 2 -- Thursday - End of 2018 Summer Session
  • August 6 -- Monday - Final deadline for submission of grades online in the grading portal is midnight
  • August 18 -- Saturday - End of College of Pharmacy 15-week Summer Term