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 

SUMMER 2021 

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 29 Spring last day of classes
April 30 Reading Day
  
May 1 Reading Day
May 2 Final exams begins
May 3 Non-degree registration begins for Summer
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

 

SUMMER 2020

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

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 28 Summer Session A & C fee liability/tuition payment deadline
May 29

Maymester final grading opens

June 5

Maymester classes end

June 8

Midterm grading opens Summer Session A

June 12

Maymester grades due

Midterm grading closes Summer Session A

June 13 Summer Session A last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty
June 15 Summer graduation application deadline
June 22 Midterm grading opens Summer Session C
June 26

Summer Session A classes end

Session B deadline to register without late registration fee

 Midterm grading closes Summer Session C

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 17 Final grading opens Summer Sessions A, B & C
July 20 Midterm grading opens Summer Session B
July 24

Summer Session C classes end

Midterm grading closes Summer Session B

July 25

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
August 11 Final grading closes for Summer Sessions A, B & C
August 21 Last day to register for Fall 2020 without late fee
August 24 Fall classes begin
August 28

Drop/add ends, fee liability/tuition payment deadline

Last day to submit Fall residency reclassification applications

Fall Senior audit application deadline 

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

Start of Winter Intersession classes- Drop/Add begins

Canvas closes for final grades

December 17 Drop/Add ends for Winter Intersession
December 18 Fall grades visible in OASIS
December 22 Winter Intersession withdrawal deadline
December 25 Christmas holiday; no classes & USF offices closed

 

SPRING 2021

January 1

New Years Day holiday; no classes & USF offices closed

Winter Intersession final grading opens

January 7 Spring State employee registration at 5 p.m. 
January 8

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

Last day of class for Winter Intersession

January 11 Spring classes begin
January 15

Drop/add ends; fee liability/tuition payment deadline

Last day to submit Spring residency reclassification applications

Spring senior audit application deadline

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

Spring grades visible on OASIS

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

 

SUMMER 2021

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

Summer Sessions A & C drop/add ends

Summer Sessions A & C fee liability/tuition payment deadline

Last day to submit Summer residency reclassification applications

May 31 Memorial Day holiday; No classes & USF offices closed
June 5   Summer Session A last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty
June 25

Summer Session A classes end 

Summer Session B deadline to register w/o late fee

June 26 Summer Session C last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty
June 28 Summer Session B classes begin
  
July 2 Summer Session B end of drop/add; last day to drop without fee liability
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

 

  
August 6

Summer Session B classes end 

Summer end of term

 August 7 - 8  Summer Commencement

 

FALL 2021

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

Fall drop/add ends; fee liability/tuition payment deadline

Last day to submit Fall residency reclassification applications

Fall senior audit application deadline

August 31

Fall senior audit registration

  
September 6

Labor Day holiday; no classes & USF offices closed

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

Start of Winter Intersession

Fall final grading closes

December 16 Winter Intersession drop/add ends
December 17 Fall grades visible in OASIS
December 21 Deadline to withdraw from Winter Intersession
December 25 Christmas holiday; no classes & USF offices closed

 

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)

 

SUMMER 2022

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)
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.