Events and Important Dates


Upcoming Events

A curated calendar of events, opportunities, and advising deadlines for CLAS undergraduate students.

 

  1. 9/3Getting Started In Undergraduate Research
  1. 9/7UConn IDEA Grant Information Session
  1. 9/7Werth Pizza Social
  1. 9/8London Program Options For UConn Students
  1. 9/8Pre-Health In Granada Program Info Session
  1. 9/8EGL 101 (Virtual)
  1. 9/8Winter Psychology In Hawaii
  1. 9/8Change Grant Information Session
  1. 9/9Virtual Global Internships
  1. 9/9ISI Florence Info Session
  1. 9/9Semester Abroad In Granada
  1. 9/9The Value Of A Virtual Global Internship
  1. 9/9Funding An EGL Program: Leveraging Your Resources
  1. 9/9Winter In Costa Rica Info Session
  1. 9/9Working On Your Business School Application?
  1. 9/9Getting Started In Undergraduate Research
  1. 9/10Change Grant Information Session
  1. 9/10UConn IDEA Grant Information Session
  1. 9/13Allied Health Sciences Application Due
  1. 9/13Business Application Due
  1. 9/13Opportunity For Graduate Students At UConn
  1. 9/14Writing Center Opens For Fall Semester
  1. 9/14Werth Pizza Social
  1. 9/15Fall Health Insurance Waiver deadline
  1. 9/15Getting Started In Undergraduate Research
  1. 9/15What Is The GRFP?
  1. 9/15Navigating The Career Fair As A CLAS Major
  1. 9/21Getting Started In Undergraduate Research
  1. 9/21Werth Pizza Social
  1. 9/22Inside Look: My Research Journey
  1. 9/23Writing The NSF GRFP "Personal, Relevant Background And Future Goals Statement" Session
  1. 9/27Getting Started In Undergraduate Research
  1. 9/28Inside Look: Connecting With Faculty
  1. 9/28Werth Pizza Social
  1. 9/29Careers In Journalism
  1. 9/29Developing A Research Plan Statement For NSF GRFP
  1. 9/303rd Fall Payment Plan Due
  1. 9/30Developing A Research Plan Statement For The NSF GRFP


Important Dates

Below are some important dates and deadlines by which students must add, drop, or withdraw from classes. Visit the Registrar's website for the full UConn academic calendar.

Before students enroll in classes, we recommend that they schedule an appointment with their academic advisor. Not sure who your advisor is? Find your academic advisor or view the CLAS advising directory.

2020-2021 Academic Calendar Highlights

Event Fall 2020 Spring 2021
Semester begins Monday, Aug. 31 Tuesday, Jan. 19
Last day to add a course
(via StudentAdmin, without consent)
Monday, Sep. 14 Monday, Feb. 1
Last day to drop a course
(via StudentAdmin, without consent)
Monday, Sep. 14 Monday, Feb. 1
Last day to put a course on pass/fail
(advisor signature required- Registrar’s office website)
Monday, Dec. 28 (amended) Friday, May 14 (amended)
Class registration for the following term and semester begins Monday, Oct. 26 Monday, Mar. 22
Last day to drop a course
(with a ‘W’ on your transcript)
Friday, Dec. 11 (amended) Monday, Mar. 29
Last day to take a course off pass/fail
(Registrar’s office website)
Monday, Dec. 28 (amended) Friday, May 14 (amended)
Last day of classes Friday, Dec. 7 (amended) Wednesday, Apr.28 (amended)

Note: Students cannot drop a course after the 9th week of classes except in extenuating circumstances beyond their control. Students must meet with an advisor in the CLAS Academic Services Center to discuss dropping a course after the 9th week of classes. A formal petition, personal statement, and documentation must be presented to the Center before the last day of classes.

General Semester Schedule for Adding, Dropping, or Withdrawing from a Class

Period Add Single Drop Two or More Drops
First and second weeks of classes Students can add a course on their own using the Student Administration System. Students can drop a course on their own using the Student Administration System. Students can drop two or more courses on their own using the Student Administration System.
Third and fourth weeks of classes Signature of your advisor, instructor, and department head. Take form to the Registrar's office. Signature of your advisor. Take form to the Registrar's ffice. Results in a “W” grade. Signature of your advisor and dean designee in the CLAS Academic Services Center. Take form to the Registrar's office. Results in corresponding “W” grades.
After the fourth week of classes You cannot add a class after the 4th week of classes. Signature of your advisor. Take form to the Registrar's office. Results in a “W” grade. Signature of your advisor and dean designee in the CLAS Academic Services Center. Take form to the Registrar's office. Results in corresponding “W” grades.
After the ninth week of classes For extenuating circumstances only. Please make an appointment with the Center to discuss. For extenuating circumstances only. Please make an appointment with the Center to discuss.