Calendars

Important Dates and Deadlines

Because dates are subject to change due to interdependence, below is the most up-to-the-minute edition maintained by the Office of the Registrar. Critical dates such as term start and end, registration periods and school holidays are updated when changes occur. Other deadlines for faculty, university administrators and staff are also included.

Academic Calendar Dates for 2020-21 and beyond are pending approval from the University Calendar Committee and the University Board of Trustees. Dates and times listed below are subject to change.  Future dates will be posted as they are available.

Academic Calendars are available in students' respective catalogs

By Semester

SPRING 2020

SUMMER 2020

FALL 2020 

SPRING 2021 (tentative)

SUMMER 2021 (tentative)

FALL 2021 (tentative)

SPRING 2022 (tentative)

SUMMER 2022 (tentative)

 

Spring 2020

January 1 New Years Day; No classes & USF offices closed
January 9 Spring State employee registration at 5 p.m.
January 10

Last day to register for Spring classes without late registration fee

Last day of class for intersession

January 13 First day of Spring classes; drop/add week begins
January 17

Drop/add ends; fee liability/tuition payment deadline; Last day to submit Spring residency reclassification applications

Senior citizen audit application deadline Spring

January 20 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday; No classes & USF offices closed
January 21 Senior citizen audit registration Spring
 
February 10 Spring graduation application deadline
 
March 2 Spring midterm grading opens
March 13 Spring midterm grading closes
March 16 - 22 Spring Break
March 23 Spring final grading opens
 
April 3 Last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty for Spring
April 6 Registration for degree-seeking students begins for Summer/Fall
April 27 Non-degree registration begins for Summer
April 29 Spring last day of classes
April 30 Reading Day
 
May 1 Reading Day
May 2 Final exams begins
May 7 Spring final exams end (End of Term)
May 7-9 Tampa Commencement (postponed)
May 10 St. Petersburg Commencement (postponed)
May 11

Sarasota-Manatee Commencement (postponed)

Maymester begins; drop/add begins

May 12 Spring final grading closes
May 14 Maymester drop/add ends
May 15

Spring grades visible on OASIS

Last day to register for Summer Sessions A & C without late fee

May 18 First day of classes for Summer Sessions A & C
May 20

Last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty from Maymester

May 22

Summer Sessions A & C drop/add ends

Summer Session A & C fee liability/tuition payment deadline 

Last day to submit Summer residency reclassification applications

May 25 Memorial Day holiday; No classes & USF offices closed
May 26 Senior citizen audit registration deadline for Sessions A & C
May 29 Maymester final grading opens

Summer 2020

June 5 Maymester classes end
June 6 Summer Session A last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty
June 26

Summer Session A classes end

Session B deadline to register without late registration fee

June 27 Summer Session C last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty
June 29 Summer Session B first day of classes
 
July 3

Independence Day holiday (observed); No classes & USF offices closed

Summer Session B end of drop/add

Summer Session B last day to drop without fee liability

July 7

Senior citizen audit registration deadline for Session B

July 24

Summer Session C classes end

Summer Session B last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty

fall 2020

 
August 7

Summer Session B classes end 

Summer end of term 

August 10 Non-Degree registration begins for Fall (tentative)
August 21 Last day to register for Fall 2020 without late fee (tentative)
August 24 Fall classes begin
August 28

Drop/add ends, fee liability/tuition payment deadline (tentative)

Last day to submit Fall residency reclassification applications (tentative)

Fall Senior audit application deadline (tentative)

   
September 1 Fall Senior audit registration (tentative)
September 7 Labor Day holiday; no classes & USF offices closed
September 21 Fall graduation application deadline (tentative)
   
October 5 Fall midterm grading opens (tentative)
October 16 Fall midterm grading closes (tentative)
October 26 Fall final grading opens (tentative)
October 31 Fall last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty (tentative)
   
November 2 Spring registration for degree-seeking students begins (tentative)
November 11 Veterans Day holiday; no classes & USF offices closed
November 26 & 27 Thanksgiving holiday; no classes & USF offices closed
November 30 Non-degree registration begins for Spring (tentative)
   
December 4 Fall classes end (tentative)
December 5 - 10 Final exams week (tentative)
December 10 Fall end of term
December 11-14

Fall Semester Commencement 

December 14

Start of Winter Intersession classes- Drop/Add begins (tentative)

Canvas closes for final grades (tentative)

December 17

Drop/Add ends for Winter Intersession (tentative)

December 18

Fall grades visible in OASIS (tentative)

December 22

Winter Intersession withdrawal deadline (tentative)

December 25 Christmas holiday; no classes & USF offices closed (tentative)

spring 2021

 
January 1

New Years Day holiday; no classes & USF offices closed (tentative)

Winter Intersession final grading opens

January 7

Spring State employee registration at 5 p.m. (tentative)

January 8

Last day to register for Spring classes without late registration fee penalty (tentative)

Last day of class for Winter Intersession (tentative)

January 11 Spring classes begin 
January 15

Drop/add ends; fee liability/tuition payment deadline (tentative)

Last day to submit Spring residency reclassification applications (tentative)

Spring senior audit application deadline (tentative)

January 18 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday; no classes & USF offices closed 
January 19 Spring senior citizen audit registration (tentative)
   
February 8 Spring graduation application deadline (tentative)
February 22 Spring midterm grading opens (tentative)
   
March 5 Spring midterm grading closes (tentative)
March 15 Spring final grading opens (tentative)
March 15-20 Spring Break 
March 27 Spring last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty (tentative)
March 29 Summer/Fall registration for degree-seeking students begins (tentative)
   
April 26 Non-degree registration begins for Summer (tentative)
April 30 Spring last day of classes (tentative)
   
May 1 - 6 Final Exam Week (tentative)
May 6 Spring end of term 
May 6-10 Spring Semester Commencement 
May 10 Maymester begins; drop/add begins (tentative)
May 11 Canvas closes for Spring final grades (tentative)
May 14

Spring grades visible on OASIS (tentative)

Last day to register for Summer Sessions A & C without late fee (tentative)

May 17 First day of classes for Summer Sessions A & C 
May 21

Summer Sessions A & C drop/add ends (tentative)

Summer Sessions A & C fee liability/tuition payment deadline (tentative)

Last day to submit Summer residency reclassification applications (tentative)

 

May 31 Memorial Day holiday; No classes & USF offices closed 

summer 2021

 
June 5 Summer Session A last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty (tentative)
June 25

Summer Session A classes end 

Summer Session B deadline to register w/o late fee (tentative)

June 26

Summer Session C last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty (tentative)

June 28 Summer Session B classes begin
   
July 2

Summer Session B end of drop/add; last day to drop without fee liability (tentative)

July 5

Independence Day holiday (observed); no classes & USF offices closed

July 23

Summer Session C classes end

Summer Session B last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty (tentative)

   
August 6

Summer Session B classes end 

Summer end of term (tentative)

August 7-8 Summer Semester Commencement

 

FALL 2021

 
August 9 Fall non-degree registration begins (tentative)
August 20 Last day to register for Fall classes without late registration fee penalty (tentative)
August 23 Fall classes begin (tentative)
August 27

Fall drop/add ends; fee liability/tuition payment deadline (tentative)

Last day to submit Fall residency reclassification applications (tentative)

Fall senior audit application deadline (tentative)

August 31

Fall senior audit registration (tentative)

   
September 6 Labor Day holiday; no classes & USF offices closed (tentative)
September 20 Fall graduation application deadline (tentative)
   
October 4 Fall midterm grading opens (tentative)
October 15 Fall midterm grading closes (tentative)
October 25 Fall final grading opens (tentative)
October 30 Fall last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty (tentative)
   
November 1 Spring registration for degree-seeking students begins (tentative)
November 11 Veterans Day holiday; no classes & USF offices closed (tentative)
November 25 & 26 Thanksgiving holiday; no classes & USF offices closed (tentative)
November 29 Spring non-degree registration begins (tentative)
   
December 3 Fall classes end (tentative)
December 4 - 9 Fall Final Exam Week (tentative)
December 9 Fall end of term (tentative)
December 13

Start of Winter Intersession (tentative)

Fall final grading closes (tentative)

December 16

Winter Intersession drop/add ends (tentative)

December 17

Fall grades visible in OASIS (tentative)

December 21

Deadline to withdraw from Winter Intersession (tentative)

December 25 Christmas holiday; no classes & USF offices closed (tentative)

Spring 2022

 
January 1 New Years Day holiday; no classes & USF offices closed (tentative)
January 6 Spring State employee registration at 5 p.m. (tentative)
January 7

Last day to register for Spring without late registration fee penalty (tentative)

Last day of class for Winter Intersession (tentative)

January 10 Spring classes begin (tentative)
January 14

Spring drop/add ends; fee liability/tuition payment deadline (tentative)

Last day to submit Spring residency reclassification applications (tentative)

Spring senior audit application deadline (tentative)

January 17 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday; no classes & USF offices closed (tentative)
January 18 Spring senior audit registration (tentative)
   
February 7 Spring graduation application deadline (tentative)
February 21 Spring midterm grading opens (tentative)
   
March 4 Spring midterm grading closes (tentative)
March 14 Spring final grading opens (tentative)
March 14-20 Spring Break (tentative)
March 26 Spring last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty (tentative)
March 28 Summer/Fall registration begins for degree seeking students (tentative)
   
April 29 Spring last day of classes (tentative)
April 30 - May 5 Spring Final Exam Week (tentative)
   
May 5 Spring end of term (tentative)
May 10 Spring final grading closes (tentative)
May 13

Spring grades visible on OASIS (tentative)

Last day to register for Summer Sessions A & C without late registration fee (tentative)

May 16 Summer Sessions A & C classes begin (tentative)
May 20

Summer Sessions A & C drop/add ends; fee liability/tuition payment deadline (tentative)

Last day to submit Summer residency reclassification applications (tentative)

May 30  Memorial Day holiday; no classes & USF offices closed (tentative)

summer 2022

 
June 4 Summer Session A last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty (tentative)
June 24

Summer Session A classes end (tentative)

Summer Session B deadline to register without late registration fee (tentative)

June 25

Summer Session C last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty (tentative)

June 27 Summer Session B classes start (tentative)
   
July 1

Summer Session B end of drop/add & last day to drop without fee liability (tentative)

July 4

Independence Day holiday; no classes & USF offices closed (tentative)

July 22

Summer Session C classes end (tentative)

Summer Session B last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty (tentative)

   
August 5

Summer Session B classes end (tentative)

Summer end of term (tentative)

Academic Calendar Dates for 2020-21 and beyond are pending approval from the University Calendar Committee and the University Board of Trustees.  Note: Dates and times listed above are subject to change.  Future dates will be posted as they become available.

If you have any questions about this calendar please contact asktheregistrar@usf.edu.