Students

Important Dates

Check out some of the important dates to be aware of each semester. A full list of university dates is available here

By Semester

Summer B
Fall
Spring

Summer b

June 2021

June Reminders

To stay registered in each of your courses, you MUST attend the first day of classes and be accounted for in first-day attendance.

  • Not attending the first day of class may not automatically drop you from that course. Visit OASIS to drop courses you do not intend to keep before the drop/add deadline or you will be fee liable.

  • Online courses may have additional requirements so check CANVAS for your course expectations.

Check your Financial Aid status in OASIS to verify you have satisfied all requirements.

June 25

Summer Week of Welcome begins.

Last day to register for Summer B without a late fee.

June 28

First day of classes for Summer B.

July 2021

July 2

Last Day to drop/add Summer B courses; access OASIS to make changes.

Summer B final tuition and fees payment due (unless you have a financial aid deferment or FLPP). Payments made after will incur a $100 late payment fee and courses may be cancelled.

July 5
Independence Day holiday; no classes & USF offices closed.
July 28

Review your Summer B midterm grades in OASIS.

Concerned about what you see and want to ensure you’re on track? Seek immediate guidance from both your academic and financial aid advisors.

July 30

Last day to withdrawal from a Summer B course with no refund & no academic penalty.

Fall semester

August 2021

August Reminders

Final transcripts are due prior to the first day of the term.

To stay registered in each of your courses, you MUST attend the first day of classes and be accounted for in first-day attendance.

  • Not attending the first day of class may not automatically drop you from that course. Visit OASIS to drop courses you do not intend to keep before the drop/add deadline or you will be fee liable. 

Check your Financial Aid status in OASIS to verify you have satisfied all requirements.

Request Fall enrollment verification from the Office of the Registrar (if needed); processing begins August 30.

August 6

Summer B classes end.

Last day to submit Summer residency initial classification to the Office of Admissions.

August 19

Fall semester meal plan begins.

August 20

Last day to register for fall classes without late registration fee.

International student deadline to submit annual medical insurance or fall payment.

August 21

Fall Week of Welcome Begins.

August 23

First day of classes for fall.

August 27

Last day to drop/add Fall courses. Registration this week and after will incur $100 late registration fee.

Last day to submit Fall residency reclassification applications to the Office of the Registrar.

Fall final tuition and fees payment due (unless you have a financial aid deferment or FLPP). Payments made after will incur a $100 late payment fee and courses may be cancelled.

September 2021

September Reminders

Request Fall enrollment verification from the Office of the Registrar (if needed).

Schedule a meeting with your academic advisor to stay on track and remove any holds that will prevent you from registering for next semester.

September 6
Labor Day Holiday: No classes and USF offices closed.
September 20
Fall graduation application deadline.

October 2021

 October Reminders

Ensure you can register for next semester.

  • Check your OASIS account for items (i.e. holds) that may prevent your ability to register.
  • Confirm your account balance is paid in full in OASIS. Students with holds or balances may not be able to register for next term.

Identify your registration time slot on your OASIS account under the “Student” tab.

October 1
FASFA 2022-2023 academic year application opens. Reapply for Financial Aid and submit your FAFSA for the next academic year.
October 8

Deferment tuition payment due. Payments made after this date may incur a $100 late payment fee.

Fall housing payment due for those with a tuition deferment.

Fall meal plan payment due for those with a tuition deferment.

October 20
Fall midterm grades available in OASIS.
October 29

Final day to pay remaining FLPP balance.

Last day to withdrawal from a Fall course with no refund & no academic penalty.

October 31-November 6
USF Homecoming

November 2021

November 1
Spring registration for degree-seeking students begins. Register for your Spring courses in OASIS based on your assigned time slot.
November 5-7
USF Family & Friends Weekend.
November 11
Veterans Day Holiday: No classes & USF offices closed.
November 25 & 26
Thanksgiving Holiday: No classes & USF offices closed.
November 27-December 3
Test Free Week.

December 2021

December 3
Fall classes end.
December 4-9
Fall final exam week.
December 17

Check your Fall grades, available today, in OASIS. If needed, connect with your academic advisor for guidance.

International student deadline to submit Spring medical insurance or payment for early approval.

December 24

Christmas holiday (observed); no classes & USF offices closed.

December 31

New Year's Day 2022 holiday (observed); no classes & USF offices closed.

Spring Semester

January 2022

 January Reminders

Final transcripts are due prior to the first day of the term.

Stay registered in each of your courses, you MUST attend the first day of classes and be accounted for in first-day attendance.

  • Not attending the first day of class may not automatically drop you from that course. Visit OASIS to drop courses you do not intend to keep before the drop/add deadline or you will be fee liable.
  • Online courses may have additional requirements so check CANVAS for your course expectations. 

Check your Financial Aid status in OASIS to verify you have satisfied all requirements.

January 1

Priority FAFSA deadline for the 2022-2023 academic year.

New Year’s Day holiday; no classes and USF offices closed.

January 7

Last day to register for Spring courses without late registration fee.

Last day for new International students to submit Spring medical insurance documents or payments.

January 10

First day of classes for Spring.

January 14

Last day to drop/add Spring courses. Registration this week and after will incur $100 late registration fees.

Last day to submit Spring residency reclassification applications to the Office of the Registrar

Spring final tuition and fees payment due (unless you have a financial aid deferment or FLPP). Payments made after this week will incur a $100 late payment fee and courses may be cancelled.

January 17

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday: No classes and USF offices closed.

February 2022

February Reminders

Request Spring enrollment verification from the Office of the Registrar (if needed); processing begins January 21.

Schedule a meeting with your academic advisor to stay on track and remove any items (i.e holds) that will prevent you from registering for next semester.

Apply for on-campus housing and renew your dining contract for next year.

February 7
Spring graduation application deadline.
February 25

Final day to pay remaining FLPP balance.

Deferment tuition payment due. Payments made after this date may incur a $100 late payment fee.

Spring housing payment due for those with a tuition deferment.

Spring meal plan payment due for those with a tuition deferment.

March 2022

March Reminders

Ensure you can register for next semester.

  • Check your OASIS account for items (i.e. holds) that may prevent your ability to register.
  • Confirm your account balance in paid in full in OASIS. Students with holds or balances may not be able to register for next term.
  • Check your Financial Aid status to verify you have met all requirements and have turned in any documents needed for verification before course registration.

Identify your registration time slot on your OASIS account under the “Student” tab.

March 5
Review your Spring midterm grades in OASIS. Concerned about what you see and want to ensure you’re on track? Seek immediate guidance from both your academic and financial aid advisors.
March 14-20
Spring Break.
March 26
Last day to withdrawal from a Spring course with no refund & no academic penalty.
March 28
Summer and Fall 2022 course registration begins. Register for your Summer and Fall courses in OASIS based on your assigned time slot.

April 2022

April 23-29
Test Free Week
April 25
Maymester non-degree registration begins.
April 29
Last day of Spring classes.
April 30-May 5
Spring Final Exam Week.

May 2022

May 5
Last Day of Spring Term.
May 5-9
Spring Commencement (tentative).
May 9
Maymester begins.
May 12
Maymester add/drop ends.
May 13

Check your Spring grades, available today, in OASIS. If needed, connect with your academic advisor for guidance.

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