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 2019-20 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 By Month for 2019  By Month for 2020

SPRING 2019

MAYMESTER 2019

SUMMER 2019

FALL 2019

SPRING 2020

SUMMER 2020

FALL 2020

January 2019

February 2019

March 2019

April 2019

May 2019

June 2019

July 2019

August 2019

September 2019

November 2019

December 2019

January 2020

February 2020

March 2020

April 2020

May 2020

June 2020

July 2020

August 2020

September 2020

October 2020

November 2020

December 2020

Full USF Schedule

 

spring 2019

january 2019

January 1 Tuesday USF offices closed
January 3 Thursday State employee tuition waiver registration for Spring 2019 begins at 5:00 pm
January 4 Friday

Last day to register for Spring 2019 classes without late registration fee penalty

Last day of class for Winter Session

January 7 Monday First day of Spring 2019 classes; drop/add week begins
January 11 Friday Drop/Add ends, fee liability/tuition payment deadline, Last day to submit Spring 2019 residency reclassification applications
January 14 Monday Senior Audit Program Spring 2019 registration
January 21 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday; No classes & USF offices closed

February 2019

February 1 Friday Spring 2019 graduation application deadline
February 18 Monday CANVAS opens for Spring 2019 midterm eGrade submissions

March 2019

   
March 1 Friday CANVAS closes for Spring 2019 midterm eGrade submissions
March 11 – 17 Monday – Sunday Spring Break 2019
March 23 Saturday Last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty for Spring 2019
March 25 Monday Registration for degree-seeking students begins for Summer/Fall 2019

april 2019

   
April 15 Monday CANVAS opens for Spring 2019 final eGrade submissions
April 22 Monday

Non-degree student Summer 2019 registration opens

April 25 & 26 Thursday & Friday Reading Days
April 26 Friday Spring semester 2019 last day of classes
April 27 - May 2 Saturday - Thursday Spring, Final Exams

Maymester 2019

may 2019

   
April 27 - May 2 Saturday - Thursday Spring, Final Exams
May 2 - 4 Thursday - Saturday Tampa Commencement
May 5 Sunday St. Petersburg Commencement
May 6 Monday

 First day of classes for Maymester

Sarasota-Manatee Commencement

May 7 Tuesday CANVAS closes for Spring 2019 final eGrade submissions
May 9 Thursday

State employee tuition waiver registration begins at 5:00 pm for Summer 2019

Last Day of Drop/Add for Maymester

May 10 Friday Spring 2019 grades visible on OASIS
May 13 Monday

First day of classes for Sessions A & C; drop/add week begins

May 14 Tuesday

Last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty for Maymester, 2019

May 17 Friday

End of drop/add & first day to drop for Sessions A & C w/o fee liability.

Tuition payment deadline for Summer.

Last day to submit Summer 2019 residency reclassification applications

May 20 Monday Senior Audit Program Summer 2019 registration
May 24 Friday

Last Day of Class for Maymester, 2019

Spring certification final deadline

May 27 Monday Memorial Day Holiday; No classes & USF offices closed
May 28 Tuesday CANVAS opens for Summer 2019 Session A mid-term eGrade submissions

summer 2019

   

june 2019

   
June 4 Monday CANVAS closes for Summer 2019 Session A mid-term eGrade submissions
June 8 Saturday

Last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty from Session A

June 10 Monday Summer 2019 graduation application deadline
June 18 Tuesday CANVAS opens for Summer 2019 Session C mid-term eGrade submissions
June 21 Friday

Summer Session A classes end

Session B deadline to register w/o late fee

June 24 Monday Summer 2019 Session B first day of classes
June 25 Tuesday

CANVAS closes for Summer 2019 Session C mid-term eGrade submissions

June 28 Friday

End of drop/add & last day to drop w/o fee liability for Session B 

Deadline to pay tuition & fees for Session B

June 29 Saturday

Last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty from Session C

july 2019

   
July 4 Thursday Independence Day Holiday; No classes & USF offices closed
July 9 Tuesday

CANVAS opens for Summer 2019 Session B mid-term eGrade submissions

July 16 Tuesday

CANVAS closes for Summer 2019 Session B mid-term eGrade submissions

July 19 Friday Summer 2019 session C classes end
July 20 Saturday Last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty Session B
July 22 Monday CANVAS opens for all remaining final Summer 2019 eGrades submission

FALL 2019

   

august 2019

   
August 2 Friday

Summer 2019 session B classes end (End of Term)

August 3  Saturday Tampa Commencement
August 4  Sunday St. Petersburg Commencement
August 6 Tuesday

CANVAS closes; Summer 2019 final eGrades submission deadline

August 9 Friday Summer 2019 grades visible on OASIS
August 12 Monday Non-degree student Fall 2019 registration begins
August 23 Friday Last day to register for Fall 2019 classes without late registration fee penalty
August 26 Monday First day of Fall 2019 classes; drop/add week begins
August 30 Friday

Drop/Add ends, fee liability/tuition payment deadline

Last day to submit Fall 2019 residency reclassification applications.

september 2019

   
September 2 Monday Labor Day Holiday; No classes & USF offices closed
September 23 Monday Fall 2019 graduation application deadline

november 2019

   
 November 2 Saturday Last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty for Fall 2019
November 4 Monday Registration for degree-seekers begins for Spring 2020
November 11 Monday Veteran's Day Holiday; No classes & USF offices closed
November 28 & 29 Thursday & Friday Thanksgiving Holiday; No classes & USF offices closed

December 2019

December 2 Monday Non-degree registration begins for Spring 2020
December 4 Wednesday Fall semester 2019 classes end
December 5 & 6 Thursday & Friday Reading Days
December 7 Saturday
Final 2019 final exams begin
December 12  Thursday  Final 2019 exams ends (End of Term)
December 13 & 14 Friday & Saturday Tampa Commencement
December 15 Sunday St. Petersburg Commencement 
December 16 Monday 

Sarasota-Manatee Commencement 

Start of intersession registration

December 20 Friday

Grades visible in OASIS

December 24 Tuesday

Deadline to withdraw from intersession

December 25 Wednesday USF offices closed

spring 2020

   

January 2020

   
January 1 Wednesday New Years Day; No classes & USF offices closed
January 9 Thursday

State employee registration for Fall 2020 at 5 p.m.

January 10 Friday

Last day to register for Spring 2020 classes without late registration fee penalty

Last day of class for intersession

January 13 Monday First day of Spring 2020 classes; drop/add week begins
January 17 Friday Drop/Add ends; fee liability/tuition payment deadline; last day to submit Spring 2020 residency reclassification applications 
January 20 Monday Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday; No classes & USF offices closed

February 2020

   
February 10 Monday Spring 2020 graduation application deadline

march 2020

   
March 16-22 Monday-Sunday Spring Break 2020
March 28 Saturday Last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty for Spring 2020
March 30 Monday Registration for degree-seekers begins for Summer/Fall 2020

april 2020

   
April 29 Wednesday Spring semester 2020 last day of classes
April 30 Thursday Reading Day

May 2020

   
May 1 Friday Reading Day
May 2 Saturday Final exams begins
May 7 Thursday Spring 2020 final exams end (End of Term)
May 7-9 Thursday-Saturday Tampa Commencement
May 10 Sunday St. Petersburg Commencement
May 11 Monday Sarasota-Manatee Commencement
May 15 Friday Spring 2020 grades visible on OASIS
May 18 Monday First day of classes for Sessions A & C; drop/add week begins
May 22 Friday

Drop/Add ends, fee liability/tuition payment deadine 

Graduation certification deadline for Spring 2020

Last day to submit Summer 2020 residency reclassidication applications

May 25 Monday Memorial Day Holiday; No classes & USF offices closed

Summer 2020 

   

june 2020

   
June 6 Saturday Last day to drop with "W"; no refund & no academic penalty from Session A
June 26 Friday

Summer Session A classes end

Session B deadline to register w/o late fee

June 27 Saturday

Last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty from Session C classes

June 29 Monday Summer 2020 Session B first day of classes

July 2020

   
July 3 Friday Independence Day Holiday (observed); No classes & USF offices closed
July 6 Monday End of drop/add & last day to drop w/o fee liability for Session B
July 18 Saturday Last day to withdraw; no refund & no academic penalty Session B
July 24 Friday Summer 2020 Session C classes end

August 2020

   
August 7 Friday Summer 2020 Session B classes end (End of Term)
August 8 Saturday Tampa Commencement
August 9 Sunday St. Petersburg Commencement
August 14 Friday Summer 2020 grades visible in OASIS
August 24 Monday First day of Fall 2020 classes; drop/add week begins (tentative)

Academic Calendar Dates for 2019-20 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.